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Name:Sun Quancai
  professor, Ph.D.
Address:301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, PR China


Ph.D. 2017. University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA.
Major: Food Science,  
B.S. 2012. Northwest A & F University, China
Major: Food Science and Technology

Professional Experience
February. 2018 – Present
Professor of School of Food & Biological Engineering, Jiangsu University, China.
January. 2017 – January 2018
Guest Editor, Journal of Food Quality
January. 2015 – January 2016
Member,American Society of Toxicology
Member, American Society of Nutrition
Member, American Oil Chemists’ Society

Scientific Research Field
Food nutrition and safety

Teaching Courses 


Published papers
1.Sun, Q., Zhang, Z., Zhang, R., Gao, R., etc. (2018). Development of Functional or Medical Foods for Oral Administration of Insulin for Diabetes Treatment: Gastroprotective Edible Microgels. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.

2.Sun, Q., Qi, W, Xiao, X., Yang, S., Kim, Y., Kim, D., Yoon, K. S., Clark, J. M., & Park, Y. (2017). Imidacloprid promotes high fat diet-induced adiposity in female C57BL/6J mice and enhance adipogenesis in 3T3-L1 adipocytes via AMPKα-mediated pathway. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.

3.Sun, Q., Peng, Y., Qi, W., Kim, Y., Clark, J. M., & Park, Y. Permethrin-induced insulin resistance is dependent on extracellular signal-regulated kinase-1 (ERK), but not AMP-activated protein kinase α (AMPKα) in C2C12 myotubes. Food and Chemical Toxicology.

4.Sun, Q., Xiao, X., Kim, Y., Kim, D., Yoon, K. S., Clark, J. M., & Park, Y. (2016).  
Imidacloprid promotes high fat diet-induced adiposity and insulin resistance in male
C57BL/6J mice. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 64(49), 9293-9306     
5.Sun, Q., Qi, W., Yang, J. J., Yoon, K. S., Clark, J. M., & Park, Y. (2016). Fipronil promotes adipogenesis via AMPKα-mediated pathway in 3T3-L1 adipocytes.  Food and Chemical Toxicology, 92, 217-223.

6.Sun, Q., J. M., & Park, Y. (2017). Environmental pollutants and type 2 diabetes: A review of human studies. Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry

7.Salvia-Trujillo, L., Sun, Q., Um, B. H., Park, Y., & McClements, D. J. (2015). In vitro and in vivo study of fucoxanthin bioavailability from nanoemulsion-based delivery systems: Impact of lipid carrier type. Journal of Functional Foods, 17, 293-304. (co-first author)

8.Sun, Q., Yue, Y., Shen, P., Yang, J. J., & Park, Y. (2016). Cranberry Product Decreases Fat Accumulation in Caenorhabditis elegans. Journal of Medicinal Food, 19(4), 427-433.

9.Kim, J., Sun, Q., Yue, Y., Yoon, K. S., Whang, K. Y., Clark, J. M., & Park, Y. (2016). 4′-Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and 4, 4′dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) promote adipogenesis in 3T3-L1 adipocyte cell culture. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 131, 40-45. (co-first anthor)

10.Zhang, Z., Zhang, R., Sun, Q., Park, Y.,  & McClements, D. J. (2016). Confocal
fluorescence mapping of pH profile inside hydrogel beads (microgels) with controllable internal pH values. Food Hydrocolloids, 65, 198-205.

11.P. Shen, Y. Yue, Q. Sun, N. Kasireddy, K.-H. Kim, and Y. Park. (2016). Piceatannol extends the lifespan of Caenorhabditis elegans via insulin/IGF-1 signaling. (Biofactors).

12.Colmenares, D., Sun, Q., Shen, P., Yue, Y., McClements, D. J., & Park, Y. (2016). Delivery of dietary triglycerides to Caenorhabditis elegans using lipid nanoparticles: Nanoemulsion-based delivery systems. Food Chemistry, 202, 451-457.

13.Xiao, X., Kim, J., Sun, Q., Kim, D., Park, C. S., Lu, T. S., & Park, Y. (2015). Preventive effects of cranberry products on experimental colitis induced by dextran sulphate sodium in mice. Food Chemistry, 167, 438-446.

Main Scientific Research Projects
1. Food chemical pollutants and impaired lipid metabolism, the National Natural Science Foundation of China (31741104), 2018-2019
2. Senior Talent Cultivation Program of Jiangsu University (18JDG023)

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