Name: Wenkai Ren

Country: China


Institute of Subtropical Agriculture,
Chinese Academy of Sciences.

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Mapoling of Changsha City,
Hunan province,

Research Interests:

Amino Acids, Intestinal health, nutrition and immunity, innate immunity



  1. Melatonin alleviates weanling stress in mice: Involvement of intestinal microbiota.
  2. The role of methionine on metabolism, oxidative stress, and diseases.
  3. Polyamines: therapeutic perspectives in oxidative stress and inflammatory diseases.
  4. Methionine restriction on oxidative stress and immune response in dss-induced colitis mice.
  5. Melatonin signaling in T cells: Functions and applications.
  6. l-Arginine and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD).
  7. Front cover: Glutamine promotes intestinal SIgA secretion through intestinal microbiota and IL-13.
  8. Alterations of amino acid metabolism in osteoarthritis: its implications for nutrition and health.
  9. mTORC1 signaling and IL-17 expression: Defining pathways and possible therapeutic targets.
  10. Dietary supplementation with L-glutamate and L-aspartate alleviates oxidative stress in weaned piglets challenged with hydrogen peroxide.