Rong Rui

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               Basic Information


Teacher Name : RUI Rong

Job Title: Professor, Ph.D., DVM



Address6 Tongwei Rd., Animal Hospital #403, Nanjing

Research Areas and Descriptors






His research is mainly focused on stem cell biology in swine, mammalian embryo biotechnology, as well as prevention and treatment of mastitis and sterility in dairy cattle.



RUI Rong, Ph.D., DVM, Professor, is majoring in animal reproduction & obstetrics in the Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Nanjing Agricultural University of China. He is currently the vice president of Society of Veterinary Obstetrics, CAAV. He got his Ph.D. and MS degrees respectively in 1996 and 1988 in Northwestern Agricultural University. He obtained Shanghai Scientific Progress Award –the 2nd prize and has more than 150 papers & books published out.


Publications, patents & award:


Recently Publications (*correspondence) 

  1. Lv F, Lu Y, Hao ZL, Zhao YH, Zhang LH, Feng L, Chen J, Wang LL, Rui R, Hou JB*. Preparation and heat resistance study of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus sugar glass vaccine. Vaccine. 2016, 34:3746–3750

  2.  Ju SQ, Peng X, Yang XL, Sozar S, Muneri CW, Xu YP, Chen CC, Cui PP, Xu WC, Rui R*. Aurora B inhibitor Barasertib prevents meiotic maturation and subsequent embryo development in pig oocytes. Theriogenology. 2016, 86 (2):503–515

  3.  Ma RJ, Zhang JQ, Liu XH, Li L, Liu HL, Rui R, Gu L*, Wang Q*. Involvement of Rab6a in organelle rearrangement and cytoskeletal organization during mouse oocyte maturation. Scientific Reports. 2016, 6:23560

  4.  Afedo SY, Xu YP, Muneri CW, Ni GC, Xu WC, Rui R*. Effects of epimedium polysaccharide on female mouse (Mus musculus) ovarian and uterine development. Turkish Journal of Vetrinary and Animal Sciences. 2015, 39:714-718

  5.  Dai J, Wu C, Muneri CW, Niu Y, Zhang S, Rui R*, Zhang D*. Changes in mitochondrial function in porcine vitrified MII-stage oocytes and their impacts on apoptosis and developmental ability. Cryobiology. 2015, 71(2): 291-298

  6.  Ma R, Zhang Y, Zhang L, Han J, Rui R*. Sirt1 protects pig oocyte against in vitro aging. Anim Sci J. 2015 Jan, 86: 826–832

  7.  Luo BP, Ju SQ, Muneri CW, Rui R*. Effects of histone acetylation status on the early development of in vitro porcine transgenic cloned embryos. Cellular Reprogramming. February 2015, 17(1): 41-48

  8.  Zhang Y, Wang F, Niu YJ, Liu HL, Rui R, Cui XS, Kim NH, Sun SC*. Formin mDia1, a downstream molecule of FMNL1, regulates Profilin1 for actin assembly and spindle organization during mouse oocyte meiosis. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 2015, 1853: 317-327

  9.  Zhang Y, Wang F, Niu YJ, Liu HL, Rui R, Cui XS, Kim NH, Sun SC*. Formin mDia1, a downstream molecule of FMNL1, regulates Profilin1 for actin assembly and spindle organization during mouse oocyte meiosis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2014, 1853(2):317-327

  10. Zhang Y, Duan X, Cao R, Liu HL, Cui XS, Kim NH, Rui R, and Sun SC*. Small GTPase RhoA regulates cytoskeleton dynamics during porcine oocyte maturation and early embryo development. Cell Cycle, 2014, 13(21): 3390-3403

  11. Zhang Y, Liu J, Peng X, Zhu CC, Han J, Luo J, Rui R*. KIF20A Regulates Porcine Oocyte Maturation and Early Embryo Development. PLOS ONE, 2014, 9(7): e102898

  12. Zhang Y, Wang QC, Han J, Cao R, Cui XS, Kim NH, Rui R, Sun SC*. Involvement of Dynamin 2 in actin-based polar-body extrusion during porcine oocyte maturation. Mol Reprod Dev, 2014, 81: 725-734

  13. Zhang Y, Duan X, Xiong B, Cui XS, Kim NH, Rui R, Sun SC*. ROCK inhibitor Y-27632 prevents porcine oocyte maturation. Theriogenology, 2014, 82: 49–56

  14. Luo BP, Ju SQ, Wang B, Rui R*. A possible strategy to produce pigs resistant to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus. Antiviral Research, 2013, 99(2): 158-164

  15. Ju SQ, Rui R*. Effects of cumulus cells on in vitro maturation of oocytes and development of cloned embryos in the pig. Reprod Dom Anim, 2012, 47:521-529

  16. Lin PF, Rui R*. Effects of follicular size and FSH on granulosa cell apoptosis and atresia in porcine antral follicles. Mol Reprod Dev. 2010, 77(8):670-678

  17. Ju SQ, Rui R*, Lu Q, Lin PF, Guo HL. Analysis of apoptosis and methyltransferase mRNA expression in porcine cloned embryos cultured in vitro. J Assist Reprod Genet. 2010, 27:49-59

  18. Gao JF, Zheng XF, Ge LJ, Lu Q and Rui R*. Cryopreservation of boar semen using straws. Chinese Journal of Agricultural Biotechnology. 2008, 5(3): 231-236

  19. Wu CH, Rui R*, Dai JJ, Zhang CY, Ju SQ, Xie B, Lu X, Zheng XF. Effects of cryopreservation on the developmental competence, ultrastructure and cytoskeletal structure of porcine oocytes. Mol Reprod Dev. 2006, 73(11):1454-1462

  20. Rui R, Qiu Y, Hu YL, Fan BQ. Establishment of porcine transgenic embryonic germ cell lines expressing enhanced green fluorescent protein. Theriogenology. 2006, 65(4):713-720

  21. Kong X, Hu Y*, Rui R, Wang D, Li X. Effects of Chinese herbal medicinal ingredients on peripheral lymphocyte proliferation and serum antibody titer after vaccination in chicken. Int Immunopharmacol. 2004, 4(7): 975-82.

  22. Rui R, Shim H, Moyer AL, Anderson DL, Penedo CT, Rowe JD, BonDurant RH and Anderson GB*: Attempts to enhance production of porcine chimeras from embryonic germ cells and preimplantation embryos. Theriogenology. 2004, 61(7-8): 1225-1235

  23. Tsung HC, Du ZW, Rui R, Li XL, Bao LP, Wu J, Bao SM, Yao Z*. The culture and establishment of embryonic germ (EG) cell lines from Chinese mini swine. Cell Res. 2003, 13(3): 195-202.


Books :

  1. Rui R (editor in chief): Diagnosis, Treatment & Recipe for Pig DiseasesChemical Industry Press2008

  2. Rui R (vice editor in chief): Protocol to Veterinary ClinicsJinDun Press2006

  3. Rui R (vice editor in chief): Diagnosis and Treatment of Bovine DiseasesChina Agricultural Press2005

  4. Rui R (participant): Pig DiseasesChina Agricultural Press2009

  5. Rui R (participant): Veterinary ObstetricsChina Agricultural Press2009

  6. Rui R (participant): Modern Cow Raising & Disease DetectionAnhui University Press2008

  7. Rui R (participant): English for Veterinary StudentsChina Agricultural Press2008

  8. Rui R (participant): Reproductive Control in Goat and SheepChina Agricultural Press2008

  9. Rui R (participant): Reproductive Endocrinology in Domestic AnimalsHigh Education Press2007

  10. Rui R (participant): Smart Method to Castrate Farm AnimalsChina Agricultural Press2004



  1. Rui RGao JFZheng XF. Method & product for porcine semen freezing at high density using 0.25 ml straws#patent: ZL200710023495.X

  2. Rui RMa QSong DL. Compound chemicals of anti-canine fungal skin disease#patent: 200810124422.4



  1. Rui R (2nd contributor)Long term conservation technology for pig genetic resourcesShanghai Scientific Progress Award 2nd prizeShanghai City Government2008#certificate20084155-2-R02