Qingyi Wei, PhD

Professor in Population Health Sciences
Professor in Medicine
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Campus mail 103858, GSRB1 Room 3015C, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 660-0562
Email address qingyi.wei@duke.edu

Qingyi Wei, MD, PhD, Professor in the Department of Medicine, is Associate Director for Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Co-leader of CCPS and Co-leader of Epidemiology and Population Genomics (Focus Area 1). He is a professor of Medicine and an internationally recognized epidemiologist focused on the molecular and genetic epidemiology of head and neck cancers, lung cancer, and melanoma. His research focuses on biomarkers and genetic determinants for the DNA repair deficient phenotype and variations in cell death. He is Editor-in-Chief of the open access journal "Cancer Medicine" and Associate Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics.

Area of Expertise: Epidemiology

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1993
  • B.M., Nanjing Medical University (China), 1983

Publications

Guo, Yi, Yun Feng, Hongliang Liu, Sheng Luo, Jeffrey W. Clarke, Patricia G. Moorman, Li Su, Sipeng Shen, David C. Christiani, and Qingyi Wei. “Potentially functional genetic variants in the TNF/TNFR signaling pathway genes predict survival of patients with non-small cell lung cancer in the PLCO cancer screening trial..” Mol Carcinog 58, no. 7 (July 2019): 1094–1104. https://doi.org/10.1002/mc.23017.

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30989732
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Yang, Wenjun, Hongliang Liu, Bensong Duan, Xinyuan Xu, Dennis Carmody, Sheng Luo, Kyle M. Walsh, et al. “Three novel genetic variants in NRF2 signaling pathway genes are associated with pancreatic cancer risk..” Cancer Sci 110, no. 6 (June 2019): 2022–32. https://doi.org/10.1111/cas.14017.

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30972876
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Li, Haoran, Xiaoxia Tong, Yuan Xu, Mengyun Wang, Hongji Dai, Tingyan Shi, Menghong Sun, Kexin Chen, Xi Cheng, and Qingyi Wei. “Functional genetic variants of RUVBL1 predict overall survival of Chinese patients with epithelial ovarian cancer..” Carcinogenesis, May 13, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/carcin/bgz092.

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31083717
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Lawrenson, Kate, Fengju Song, Dennis J. Hazelett, Siddhartha P. Kar, Jonathan Tyrer, Catherine M. Phelan, Rosario I. Corona, et al. “Genome-wide association studies identify susceptibility loci for epithelial ovarian cancer in east Asian women..” Gynecol Oncol 153, no. 2 (May 2019): 343–55. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.02.023.

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30898391
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Wang, Xiaomeng, Hongliang Liu, Yinghui Xu, Jichun Xie, Dakai Zhu, Christopher I. Amos, Shenying Fang, et al. “Genetic variants in the calcium signaling pathway genes are associated with cutaneous melanoma-specific survival..” Carcinogenesis 40, no. 2 (April 29, 2019): 279–88. https://doi.org/10.1093/carcin/bgy188.

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30596980
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Ge, Jie, Hongliang Liu, Danwen Qian, Xiaomeng Wang, Patricia G. Moorman, Sheng Luo, Shelley Hwang, and Qingyi Wei. “Genetic variants of genes in the NER pathway associated with risk of breast cancer: A large-scale analysis of 14 published GWAS datasets in the DRIVE study..” Int J Cancer, April 26, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32371.

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31026346
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Xu, Xinyuan, Danwen Qian, Hongliang Liu, Diana Cruz, Sheng Luo, Kyle M. Walsh, James L. Abbruzzese, Xuefeng Zhang, and Qingyi Wei. “Genetic variants in the liver kinase B1-AMP-activated protein kinase pathway genes and pancreatic cancer risk..” Mol Carcinog, April 17, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1002/mc.23018.

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30997723
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Qian, Danwen, Hongliang Liu, Xiaomeng Wang, Jie Ge, Sheng Luo, Edward F. Patz, Patricia G. Moorman, et al. “Potentially functional genetic variants in the complement-related immunity gene-set are associated with non-small cell lung cancer survival..” Int J Cancer 144, no. 8 (April 15, 2019): 1867–76. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31896.

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30259978
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Dai, Wen, Le Lv, Jibao Lu, Hao Hou, Qingwei Yan, Fakhr E. Alam, Yifan Li, et al. “A Paper-Like Inorganic Thermal Interface Material Composed of Hierarchically Structured Graphene/Silicon Carbide Nanorods..” Acs Nano 13, no. 2 (February 26, 2019): 1547–54. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.8b07337.

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30726676
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Dai, Wei, Hongliang Liu, Xinyuan Xu, Jie Ge, Sheng Luo, Dakai Zhu, Christopher I. Amos, et al. “Genetic variants in ELOVL2 and HSD17B12 predict melanoma-specific survival..” Int J Cancer, February 8, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.32194.

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30734280
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