Yu-Bao Cui, PhD

Department of Central Laboratory, the Third People’s Hospital of Yancheng City, Affiliated Yancheng Hospital, School of Medicine, Southeast University, Yancheng 224001, Jiangsu Province, P. R. China

Dr. Cui worked as a research scholar in University of Texas at San Antonio and Clemson University from January, 2010 to June, 2011. Dr. Cui has been engaged in dust mites allergen and allergic disorders for nearly twenty years, and his major research interests lie in two main areas: (1) component resolved diagnosis of allergic disease, so he has to explore allergen components from different mites and published more than 80 papers among which 32 papers was indexed in Science Citation Index; (2) mite separation, culture, extracts and standardization. Dr. Cui is good at taxonomy of house dust mites and storage mites. At present, more than six mite-species were cultured in his lab, which will be explored in diagnosis of allergic diseases in clinical experience.

His research interests are clinical immunology & autoimmune diseases.