ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-091214-4
Ge, Wei
Email: weige@um.edu.mo
URL: http://fhs.umac.mo/staff/academic-staff/wei-ge/
Affiliation: Wei Ge Lab
Address: Chair Professor Faculty of Health Sciences University of Macau Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Country: Macao SAR China
Phone: +853 8822-4996
Fax: +853 8822-2314
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-4296-1585

Wei GE received his B.Sc. in experiment zoology from Nanjing University in 1982, M.Sc. in genetics from the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) in 1985, and Ph.D. in physiology from University of Alberta in 1993. He joined The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 1995 after spending two years doing postdoctoral research at the National Institute for Basic Biology (NIBB) in Japan. He is currently a chair professor at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Macau. Before joining the University of Macau in 2013, he was a full professor at the School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Guo, Z., Ai, N., Ge, W., Xu, Q. (2024) Design of an automated robotic microinjection system for batch injection of zebrafish embryos and larvae. Microsystems & nanoengineering. 10:2020
Wu, K., Zhai, Y., Qin, M., Zhao, C., Ai, N., He, J., Ge, W. (2023) Publisher Correction: Genetic evidence for differential functions of figla and nobox in zebrafish ovarian differentiation and folliculogenesis. Communications biology. 6:12641264
Wu, K., Zhai, Y., Qin, M., Zhao, C., Ai, N., He, J., Ge, W. (2023) Genetic evidence for differential functions of figla and nobox in zebrafish ovarian differentiation and folliculogenesis. Communications biology. 6:11851185
Yuan, M., Zeng, C., Lu, H., Yue, Y., Sun, T., Zhou, X., Li, G., Ai, N., Ge, W. (2023) Genetic and Epigenetic Evidence for Nonestrogenic Disruption of Otolith Development by Bisphenol A in Zebrafish. Environmental science & technology. 57(43):16190-16205
Zhai, Y., Zhang, X., Zhao, C., Geng, R., Wu, K., Yuan, M., Ai, N., Ge, W. (2023) Rescue of bmp15 deficiency in zebrafish by mutation of inha reveals mechanisms of BMP15 regulation of folliculogenesis. PLoS Genetics. 19:e1010954e1010954
Ai, N., Wang, D., Qu, S., Vong, C.T., Yuan, M., Su, H., Ge, W., Chong, C.M. (2023) Azoramide prevents MPP+-induced dopaminergic neuronal death via upregulating ER chaperone BiP expression. Free radical biology & medicine. 208:299-308
Lau, E.S., Zhu, B., Sun, M.A., Ngai, S.M., Ge, W. (2023) Proteomic analysis of zebrafish Folliculogenesis identifies YB-1 (Ybx1/ybx1) as a potential gatekeeping molecule controlling early ovarian Folliculogenesis. Biology of reproduction. 109(4):482-497
Yu, J., Zhong, B., Zhao, L., Hou, Y., Ai, N., Lu, J.J., Ge, W., Chen, X. (2023) Fighting drug-resistant lung cancer by induction of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase 1 (NQO1)-mediated ferroptosis. Drug resistance updates : reviews and commentaries in antimicrobial and anticancer chemotherapy. 70:100977100977
Yuan, M., Chen, S., Zeng, C., Fan, Y., Ge, W., Chen, W. (2023) Estrogenic and non-estrogenic effects of bisphenol A and its action mechanism in the zebrafish model: An overview of the past two decades of work. Environment International. 176:107976107976
Cheng, Y., Tao, J., Zhang, Y., Xi, L., Han, R., Xu, M., Lee, S.M., Ge, W., Gan, Y., Zheng, Y. (2023) Shape and Shear Stress Impact on the Toxicity of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles: In Vitro and In Vivo Evidence. Molecular pharmaceutics. 20(6):3187-3201
Zhao, L., Zhong, B., Zhu, Y., Zheng, H., Wang, X., Hou, Y., Lu Data Analysis, J.J., Ai, N., Guo, X., Ge, W., Ma, Y.Y., Chen, X. (2023) Nitrovin (difurazone), an antibacterial growth promoter, induces ROS-mediated paraptosis-like cell death by targeting thioredoxin reductase 1 (TrxR1). Biochemical pharmacology. 210:115487
Chen, W., Zhai, Y., Zhu, B., Wu, K., Fan, Y., Zhou, X., Liu, L., Ge, W. (2022) Loss of growth differentiation factor 9 causes an arrest of early folliculogenesis in zebrafish-A novel insight into its action mechanism. PLoS Genetics. 18:e1010318e1010318
Zhao, C., Zhai, Y., Geng, R., Wu, K., Song, W., Ai, N., Ge, W. (2022) Genetic analysis of activin/inhibin β subunits in zebrafish development and reproduction. PLoS Genetics. 18:e1010523e1010523
Navarro, S., Crespo, D., Schulz, R.W., Ge, W., Rotllant, J., Cerdá-Reverter, J.M., Rocha, A. (2022) Role of the Melanocortin System in Gonadal Steroidogenesis of Zebrafish. Animals : an open access journal from MDPI. 12(20):
Tao, J., Wei, Z., Cheng, Y., Xu, M., Li, Q., Lee, S.M., Ge, W., Luo, K.Q., Wang, X., Zheng, Y. (2022) Apoptosis-Sensing Xenograft Zebrafish Tumor Model for Anticancer Evaluation of Redox-Responsive Cross-Linked Pluronic Micelles. ACS applied materials & interfaces. 14(35):39775-39786
Chen, Y., Song, W., Ge, W., Yan, R. (2022) Metabolic competency of larval zebrafish in drug-induced liver injury: a case study of acetaminophen poisoning. Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology. 189(2):175-185
Zhong, B., Zhao, L., Yu, J., Hou, Y., Ai, N., Lu, J.J., Ge, W., Chen, X. (2022) Exogenous iron impairs the anti-cancer effect of ascorbic acid both in vitro and in vivo. Journal of advanced research. 46:149-158
Qin, M., Xie, Q., Wu, K., Zhou, X., Ge, W. (2022) Loss of Nobox prevents ovarian differentiation from juvenile ovaries in zebrafish. Biology of reproduction. 106(6):1254-1266
Huang, S., Jiang, C., Mughal, M.J., Wang, G., Xing, F. (2022) An In Vivo Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer-Based Imaging Platform for Targeted Drug Discovery and Cancer Therapy. Frontiers in bioengineering and biotechnology. 10:839078
Song, Y., Chen, W., Zhu, B., Ge, W. (2022) Disruption of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor but Not EGF Blocks Follicle Activation in Zebrafish Ovary. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 9:750888
Hu, Z., Ai, N., Chen, W., Wong, Q.W., Ge, W. (2022) Leptin and Its Signaling Are Not Involved in Zebrafish Puberty Onset. Biology of reproduction. 106(5):928-942
Meng, Y., Song, C., Ren, Z., Li, X., Yang, X., Ai, N., Yang, Y., Wang, D., Zhan, M., Wang, J., Lei, C.L., Liu, W., Ge, W., Lu, L., Chen, G. (2021) Nicotinamide promotes cardiomyocyte derivation and survival through kinase inhibition in human pluripotent stem cells. Cell Death & Disease. 12:1119
Ren, Z., Zhang, Z., Liu, T.M., Ge, W. (2021) Novel zebrafish polycystic kidney disease (PKD) models reveal functions of the Hippo pathway in renal cystogenesis. Disease models & mechanisms. 14(11):
Song, Y., Hu, W., Ge, W. (2021) Establishment of transgenic zebrafish (Danio rerio) models expressing fluorescence proteins in the oocytes and somatic supporting cells. General and comparative endocrinology. 314:113907
Tao, J., Wei, Z., Xu, M., Xi, L., Cheng, Y., Lee, S.M., Ge, W., Zheng, Y. (2021) Particle Integrity and Size Effect on the Journey of Polymeric Nanocarriers in Zebrafish Model and the Correlation with Mice. Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany). 17(43):e2103584
Hou, Y., Liu, R., Xia, M., Sun, C., Zhong, B., Yu, J., Ai, N., Lu, J.J., Ge, W., Liu, B., Chen, X. (2021) Nannocystin ax, an eEF1A inhibitor, induces G1 cell cycle arrest and caspase-independent apoptosis through cyclin D1 downregulation in colon cancer in vivo. Pharmacological research. 173:105870
Li, M., Rong, X., Lu, L., Li, Y., Yao, K., Ge, W., Duan, C. (2021) IGF-2 mRNA binding protein 2 regulates primordial germ cell development in zebrafish. General and comparative endocrinology. 313:113875
Crespo, D., Assis, L.H.C., Zhang, Y.T., Safian, D., Furmanek, T., Skaftnesmo, K.O., Norberg, B., Ge, W., Choi, Y.C., den Broeder, M.J., Legler, J., Bogerd, J., Schulz, R.W. (2021) Insulin-like 3 affects zebrafish spermatogenic cells directly and via Sertoli cells. Communications biology. 4:204
Ai, N., Liu, L., Lau, E.S., Tse, A.C., Ge, W. (2021) Separation of Oocyte and Follicle Layer for Gene Expression Analysis in Zebrafish. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2218:1-9
Lu, H., Zhao, C., Zhu, B., Zhang, Z., Ge, W. (2020) Loss of Inhibin Advances Follicle Activation and Female Puberty Onset but Blocks Oocyte Maturation in Zebrafish. Endocrinology. 161(12):
Tao, J., Wei, Z., He, Y., Yan, X., Ming-Yuen Lee, S., Wang, X., Ge, W., Zheng, Y. (2020) Toward understanding the prolonged circulation and elimination mechanism of crosslinked polymeric micelles in zebrafish model. Biomaterials. 256:120180
Bian, C., Chen, W., Ruan, Z., Hu, Z., Huang, Y., Lv, Y., Xu, T., Li, J., Shi, Q., Ge, W. (2020) Genome and Transcriptome Sequencing of casper and roy Zebrafish Mutants Provides Novel Genetic Clues for Iridophore Loss. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 21(7):
Yu, J., Zhong, B., Jin, L., Hou, Y., Ai, N., Ge, W., Li, L., Liu, S., Lu, J.J., Chen, X. (2020) 2-Methoxy-6-acetyl-7-methyljuglone (MAM) induced programmed necrosis in glioblastoma by targeting NAD(P)H: Quinone oxidoreductase 1 (NQO1). Free radical biology & medicine. 152:336-347
Li, J., Ge, W. (2020) Zebrafish as a model for studying ovarian development: Recent advances from targeted gene knockout studies. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 507:110778
Jia, H., Song, Y., Huang, B., Ge, W., Luo, K.Q. (2020) Engineered Sensor Zebrafish for Fast Detection and Real-Time Tracking of Apoptosis at Single-Cell Resolution in Live Animals. ACS sensors. 5(3):823-830
Wu, K., Song, W., Zhang, Z., Ge, W. (2020) Disruption of dmrt1 rescues the all-male phenotype of cyp19a1a mutant in zebrafish - A Novel insight into the roles of aromatase/estrogens in gonadal differentiation and early folliculogenesis. Development (Cambridge, England). 147(4):
Song, W., Lu, H., Wu, K., Zhang, Z., Shuk-Wa Lau, E., Ge, W. (2019) Genetic evidence for estrogenicity of bisphenol A in zebrafish gonadal differentiation and its signalling mechanism. Journal of hazardous materials. 386:121886
Hu, Z., Ai, N., Chen, W., Wong, Q.W., Ge, W. (2019) Loss of growth hormone gene (gh1) in zebrafish arrests folliculogenesis in females and delays spermatogenesis in males. Endocrinology. 160(3):568-586
Zhu, B., Pardeshi, L., Chen, Y., Ge, W. (2018) Transcriptomic Analysis for Differentially Expressed Genes in Ovarian Follicle Activation in the Zebrafish. Frontiers in endocrinology. 9:593
Qin, M., Zhang, Z., Song, W., Wong, Q.W., Chen, W., Shirgaonkar, N., Ge, W. (2018) Roles of Figla/figla in Juvenile Ovary Development and Follicle Formation during Zebrafish Gonadogenesis. Endocrinology. 159(11):3699-3722
Lyu, J., Yang, E.J., Head, S.A., Ai, N., Zhang, B., Wu, C., Li, R.J., Liu, Y., Chakravarty, H., Zhang, S., Tam, K.Y., Dang, Y., Kwon, H.J., Ge, W., Liu, J.O., Shim, J.S. (2018) Astemizole Inhibits mTOR Signaling and Angiogenesis by Blocking Cholesterol Trafficking. International journal of biological sciences. 14:1175-1185
Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z., Ge, W. (2018) An Efficient Platform for Generating Somatic Point Mutations with Germline Transmission in the Zebrafish by CRISPR/Cas9-mediated Gene Editing. The Journal of biological chemistry. 293(17):6611-6622
Ai, N., Chong, C.M., Chen, W., Hu, Z., Su, H., Chen, G., Lei Wong, Q.W., Ge, W. (2018) Ponatinib exerts anti-angiogenic effects in the zebrafish and human umbilical vein endothelial cells via blocking VEGFR signaling pathway. Oncotarget. 9:31958-31970
Wong, Q.W., Sun, M.A., Lau, S.W., Parsania, C., Zhou, S., Zhong, S., Ge, W. (2017) Identification and characterization of a specific 13-miRNA expression signature during follicle activation in the zebrafish ovary. Biology of reproduction. 98(1):42-53
Lyu, J., Yang, E.J., Head, S.A., Ai, N., Zhang, B., Wu, C., Li, R.J., Liu, Y., Yang, C., Dang, Y., Kwon, H.J., Ge, W., Liu, J.O., Shim, J.S. (2017) Pharmacological blockade of cholesterol trafficking by cepharanthine in endothelial cells suppresses angiogenesis and tumor growth. Cancer letters. 409:91-103
Chen, W., Lau, S.W., Fan, Y., Wu, R.S.S., Ge, W. (2017) Juvenile exposure to bisphenol A promotes ovarian differentiation but suppresses its growth - Potential involvement of pituitary follicle-stimulating hormone. Aquatic toxicology (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 193:111-121
Lu, H., Cui, Y., Jiang, L., Ge, W. (2017) Functional analysis of nuclear estrogen receptors (nERs) in zebrafish reproduction by genome editing approach. Endocrinology. 158(7):2292-2308
Liu, K.C., Lau, S.W., Ge, W. (2017) Spatiotemporal Expression Analysis of Nuclear Estrogen Receptors in the Zebrafish Ovary and Their Regulation in Vitro by Endocrine hormones and Paracrine Factors. General and comparative endocrinology. 246:218-225
Chen, W., Liu, L., Ge, W. (2017) Expression analysis of growth differentiation factor 9 (Gdf9/gdf9), anti-müllerian hormone (Amh/amh) and aromatase (Cyp19a1a/cyp19a1a) during gonadal differentiation of the zebrafish, Danio rerio†. Biology of reproduction. 96:401-413
Lau, E.S., Zhang, Z., Qin, M., Ge, W. (2016) Knockout of Zebrafish Ovarian Aromatase Gene (cyp19a1a) by TALEN and CRISPR/Cas9 Leads to All-male Offspring Due to Failed Ovarian Differentiation. Scientific Reports. 6:37357
Huang, N., Guo, H., Qi, W., Zhang, Z., Rong, J., Yuan, Z., Ge, W., Jiang, H., Xi, L. (2016) Whole-body multispectral photoacoustic imaging of adult zebrafish. Biomedical Optics Express. 7:3543-3550
Wang, C., Liu, D., Chen, W., Ge, W., Hong, W., Zhu, Y., Chen, S.X. (2016) Progestin increases the expression of gonadotropins in pituitaries of male Zebrafish. The Journal of endocrinology. 230(1):143-56
Zhou, R., Yu, S.M., Ge, W. (2016) Expression and Functional Characterization of Intrafollicular GH-IGF System in the Zebrafish Ovary. General and comparative endocrinology. 232:32-42
Huang, W., Yu, X., Liang, N., Ge, W., Kwok, H.F., Lau, C.B., Li, Y., Chung, H.Y. (2016) Anti-angiogenic Activity and Mechanism of Sesquiterpene Lactones from Centipeda minima. Natural Product Communications. 11:435-8
Zhang, Z., Lau, S.W., Zhang, L., Ge, W. (2015) Disruption of Zebrafish Follicle-stimulating Hormone Receptor (fshr) but Not Luteinizing Hormone Receptor (lhcgr) Gene by TALEN Leads to Failed Follicle Activation in Females Followed by Sexual Reversal to Males. Endocrinology. 156(10):3747-62
Zhang, J., Ge, W., Yuan, Z. (2015) In vivo three-dimensional characterization of the adult zebrafish brain using a 1325 nm spectral-domain optical coherence tomography system with the 27 frame/s video rate. Biomedical Optics Express. 6:3932-40
Yao, K., Ge, W. (2015) Differential regulation of Kit Ligand A (kitlga) expression in the zebrafish ovarian follicle cells - evidence for the existence of a cyclic adenosine 3', 5' monophosphate-mediated binary regulatory system during folliculogenesis. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 402:21-31
Zhang, Z., Zhu, B., Ge, W. (2015) Genetic Analysis of Zebrafish Gonadotropin (FSH and LH) Functions by TALEN-mediated Gene Disruption. Molecular endocrinology (Baltimore, Md.). 29(1):76-98
Yao, K., Lau, S.W., and Ge, W. (2014) Differential Regulation of Kit Ligand A Expression in the Ovary by IGF-I via Different Pathways. Molecular endocrinology (Baltimore, Md.). 28(1):138-150
Liu, K.C., Wu, R.S., and Ge, W. (2013) Luteinizing hormone receptor (lhcgr) as a marker gene for characterizing estrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemicals in zebrafish ovarian follicle cells. General and comparative endocrinology. 192:89-94
Li, C.W., and Ge, W. (2013) Regulation of the Activin-Inhibin-Follistatin System by Bone Morphogenetic Proteins in the Zebrafish Ovary. Biology of reproduction. 89(3):55
Yu, X., Tong, Y., Han, X.Q., Kwok, H.F., Yue, G.G., Lau, C.B., and Ge, W. (2013) Anti-Angiogenic Activity of Herba Epimedii on Zebrafish Embryos In Vivo and HUVECs In Vitro. Phytotherapy research : PTR. 27(9):1368-75
Chung, C.K., and Ge, W. (2013) Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) induces MAPK3/1 phosphorylation in the zebrafish ovarian follicle cells independent of EGF/EGFR pathway. General and comparative endocrinology. 188:251-7
Liu, K.C., and Ge, W. (2013) Evidence for Gating Roles of Protein Kinase A and Protein Kinase C in Estradiol-Induced Luteinizing Hormone Receptor (lhcgr) Expression in Zebrafish Ovarian Follicle Cells. PLoS One. 8(5):e62524
Chen, W., and Ge, W. (2013) Gonadal differentiation and puberty onset in the zebrafish: Evidence for the dependence of puberty onset on body growth but not age in females. Molecular reproduction and development. 80(5):384-92
Liu, K.C., and Ge, W. (2013) Differential regulation of gonadotropin receptors (fshr and lhcgr) by epidermal growth factor (EGF) in the zebrafish ovary. General and comparative endocrinology. 181:288-294
Yao, K., and Ge, W. (2013) Spatial distribution and receptor specificity of zebrafish kit system - evidence for a kit-mediated bi-directional communication system in the preovulatory ovarian follicle. PLoS One. 8(2):e56192
He, Z.H., Yue, G.G., Lau, C.B., Ge, W., and But, P.P. (2012) Antiangiogenic Effects and Mechanisms of trans-Ethyl p-Methoxycinnamate from Kaempferia galanga L. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 60(45):11309-11317
Chung, C.K., and Ge, W. (2012) Epidermal growth factor differentially regulates activin subunits in the zebrafish ovarian follicle cells via diverse signaling pathways. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 361(1-2):133-142
Li, C.W., Zhou, R., and Ge, W. (2012) Differential regulation of gonadotropin receptors by bone morphogenetic proteins in the zebrafish ovary. General and comparative endocrinology. 176(3):420-425
Chen, W., and Ge, W. (2012) Ontogenic Expression Profiles of Gonadotropins (fshb and lhb) and Growth Hormone (gh) During Sexual Differentiation and Puberty Onset in Female Zebrafish. Biology of reproduction. 86(3):73
Yu, X., Tong, Y., Kwok, F.H.F., Sze, S.C.W., Zhong, L., Lau, C.B.S., and Ge, W. (2012) Anti-angiogenic activity of Erxian Decoction, a traditional Chinese herbal formula, in zebrafish. Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin. 35(12):2119-2127
Liu, K.C., Lin, S.W., and Ge, W. (2011) Differential Regulation of Gonadotropin Receptors (fshr and lhcgr) by Estradiol in the Zebrafish Ovary Involves Nuclear Estrogen Receptors That Are Likely Located on the Plasma Membrane. Endocrinology. 152(11):4418-30
Li, C.W., and Ge, W. (2011) Spatiotemporal Expression of Bone Morphogenetic Protein Family Ligands and Receptors in the Zebrafish Ovary: A Potential Paracrine-Signaling Mechanism for Oocyte-Follicle Cell Communication. Biology of reproduction. 85(5):977-86
Zhou, R., Tsang, A.H., Lau, S.W., and Ge, W. (2011) Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide (PACAP) and Its Receptors in the Zebrafish Ovary: Potential Evidence for Dual Roles of PACAP in Controlling Final Oocyte Maturation. Biology of reproduction. 85(3):615-25
He, Z.H., Zhou, R., He, M.F., Lau, C.B., Yue, G.G., Ge, W., and But, P.P. (2011) Anti-angiogenic effect and mechanism of rhein from Rhizoma Rhei. Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology. 18(6):470-478
He, Z.H., Ge, W., Yue, G.G., Lau, C.B., He, M.F., and But, P.P. (2010) Anti-angiogenic effects of the fruit of Alpinia oxyphylla. Journal of ethnopharmacology. 132(2):443-449
Tse, A.C., and Ge, W. (2010) Spatial localization of EGF family ligands and receptors in the zebrafish ovarian follicle and their expression profiles during folliculogenesis. General and comparative endocrinology. 167(3):397-407
Yao, K., and Ge, W. (2010) Kit system in the zebrafish ovary: evidence for functional divergence of two isoforms of kit (kita and kitb) and kit ligand (kitlga and kitlgb) during folliculogenesis. Biology of reproduction. 82(6):1216-1226
Yu, X., Lin, S.W., Kobayashi, M., and Ge, W. (2010) Expression of recombinant zebrafish follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) in methylotropic yeast Pichia pastoris. Fish physiology and biochemistry. 36(2):273-281
Wang, Y., Li, J., Yan Kwok, A.H., Ge, W., and Leung, F.C. (2010) A Novel Prolactin-like Protein (PRL-L) Gene in Chickens and Zebrafish: Cloning and Characterization of Its Tissue Expression. General and comparative endocrinology. 166(1):200-210
Poon, S.K., So, W.K., Yu, X., Liu, L., and Ge, W. (2009) Characterization of Inhibin {alpha} Subunit (inha) in the Zebrafish - Evidence for a Potential Feedback Loop between the Pituitary and Ovary. Reproduction (Cambridge, England). 138(4):709-719
Tse, A.C., and Ge, W. (2009) Differential regulation of betacellulin and heparin-binding EGF-like growth factor in cultured zebrafish ovarian follicle cells by EGF family ligands. Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 153(1):13-17
Lin, S.W., and Ge, W. (2009) Differential regulation of gonadotropins (FSH and LH) and growth hormone (GH) by neuroendocrine, endocrine, and paracrine factors in the zebrafish—An in vitro approach. General and comparative endocrinology. 160(2):183-193
He, M.F., Liu, L., Ge, W., Shaw, P.C., Jiang, R., Wu, L.W., and But, P.P. (2009) Antiangiogenic activity of Tripterygium wilfordii and its terpenoids. Journal of ethnopharmacology. 121(1):61-68
Liu, L., and Ge, W. (2007) Growth Differentiation Factor 9 and Its Spatiotemporal Expression and Regulation in the Zebrafish Ovary. Biology of reproduction. 76(2):294-302
Ge, W. (2005) Gonadotropins and their paracrine signaling network in the zebrafish ovary. Fish physiology and biochemistry. 31(2-3):209-214
Ge, W. (2005) Intrafollicular paracrine communication in the zebrafish ovary: The state of the art of an emerging model for the study of vertebrate folliculogenesis. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 237(1-2):1-10
Kwok, H.F., So, W.K., Wang, Y., and Ge, W. (2005) Zebrafish Gonadotropins and Their Receptors: I. Cloning and Characterization of Zebrafish Follicle-Stimulating Hormone and Luteinizing Hormone Receptors - Evidence for Their Distinct Functions in Follicle Development. Biology of reproduction. 72(6):1370-1381
So, W.K., Kwok, H.F., and Ge, W. (2005) Zebrafish Gonadotropins and Their Receptors: II. Cloning and Characterization of Zebrafish Follicle-Stimulating Hormone and Luteinizing Hormone Subunits - Their Spatial-Temporal Expression Patterns and Receptor Specificity. Biology of reproduction. 72(6):1382-1396
Wang, Y., and Ge, W. (2004) Cloning of Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) and EGF Receptor from the Zebrafish Ovary: Evidence for EGF as a Potential Paracrine Factor from the Oocyte to Regulate Activin/Follistatin System in the Follicle Cells. Biology of reproduction. 71(3):749-760
Pang, Y., Ge, W. (2002) Epidermal growth factor and TGFalpha promote zebrafish oocyte maturation in vitro: potential role of the ovarian activin regulatory system. Endocrinology. 143(1):47-54
Ge, W. (2000) Roles of the activin regulatory system in fish reproduction. Canadian journal of physiology and pharmacology. 78(12):1077-1085