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Nianbai Fang, Ph.D.

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  • Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics
  • Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Developmental Nutrition


  • Basic Scientist

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-2747
    Fax: 501-364-3161
    Address: Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center
    15 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • B.S., Hubei University of Chinese Medicine, 1977
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin , 1987
  • M.Sc., Beijing Medical University, 1979

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Dan H,Zhang L,Qin X,Peng X,Wong M,Tan X,Yu S,Fang N Moutan cortex extract exerts protective effects in a rat model of cardiac ischemia/reperfusion. Can J Physiol Pharmacol 2016 Mar 94 (3): 245-50.
  • Journal Article, Fang N,Yu S,Ronis MJ,Badger TM Matrix effects break the LC behavior rule for analytes in LC-MS/MS analysis of biological samples. Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 2015 Apr 240 (4): 488-97.
  • Journal Article, Song C,Huang X,Lu K,Peng M,Yu S,Fang N The rationality of the hypolipidemic effect of alismatis rhizoma decoction, a classical chinese medicine formula in high-fat diet-induced hyperlipidemic mice. Iran J Pharm Res 2014 Spring 13 (2): 641-9.
  • Journal Article, Song, C., Huang, L., Huang, X., Huang, R., Peng, M., Le, Z., Song, Y., Yu, S., Fang . Characterization of Protostane Triterpenoids in Dried Tuber of Alisma orientalis by Q-TOF Mass Spectrometry in Both Positive and Negative Modes. Asian Journal of Chemistry 2013 25(18):10296.
  • Journal Article, Song C,Huang L,Rong L,Zhou Z,Peng X,Yu S,Fang N Anti-hyperglycemic effect of Potentilla discolor decoction on obese-diabetic (Ob-db) mice and its chemical composition. Fitoterapia 2012 Dec 83 (8): 1474-83.
  • Journal Article, Song C,Xie C,Zhou Z,Yu S,Fang N Antidiabetic Effect of an Active Components Group from Ilex kudingcha and Its Chemical Composition. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012 2012 423690.
  • Journal Article, Dan H,Wu J,Peng M,Hu X,Song C,Zhou Z,Yu S,Fang N Hypolipidemic effects of Alismatis rhizome on lipid profile in mice fed high-fat diet. Saudi Med J 2011 Jul 32 (7): 701-7.
  • Journal Article, Ronis MJ,Chen Y,Liu X,Blackburn ML,Shankar K,Landes RD,Fang N,Badger TM Enhanced expression and glucocorticoid-inducibility of hepatic cytochrome P450 3A involve recruitment of the pregnane-X-receptor to promoter elements in rats fed soy protein isolate. J Nutr 2011 Jan 141 (1): 10-6.
  • Journal Article, Li Q,Cheng H,Zhu G,Yang L,Zhou A,Wang X,Fang N,Xia L,Su J,Wang M,Peng D,Xu Q Gambogenic acid inhibits proliferation of A549 cells through apoptosis-inducing and cell cycle arresting. Biol Pharm Bull 2010 33 (3): 415-20.
  • Journal Article, Yu S,Peng M,Ronis M,Badger T,Fang N Analysis of polar lipids in the serum from rats fed shiitake by liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry/mass spectrometry. J Agric Food Chem 2010 Dec 22 58 (24): 12650-6.

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