Radiation Oncology

Wenqing Sun, MD, PhD


Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Contact Information

Email: wenqing-sun@uiowa.edu


MD, Medicine, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China
PhD, Free Radical and Radiation Biology, University of Iowa

Residency, Beijng Cancer Hospital, Beijing China
Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Iowa
Residency, Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

China Medical License
Iowa Medical License
Passed oral boards
Passed written boards

All Publications

Parkhurst J, Erickson S, Wenqing S, Funk G, Anderson C, Buatti J.  Parathyroid Adenoma: Report of a patient successfully treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy.  Practical Radiation Oncology;  2013. 

Anderson C, Marquardt M, Steen S, Hoover A, Button A, Karnell L, Wehbe A, Sun W, Funk G, Buatti J.  Analysis of Pathologic Factors From Surgical Resection Influences Accuracy of 3 Month Post-Radiation Therapy FDG PET/CT in Resected Oral Cavity Cancer Patients.  International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics.  2013. 87(25).

Bauer C, Sun S, Sun W, Otis J, Wallace A, Graham M, Smith B, Sunderland J, Sonka M, Buatti J, Beichel R.  Automated measurement of uptake in cerebellum, liver, and aortic arch in full-body FDG PET/CT scans. .  Med Phys.  2012 June. 39(6):3112-23.

Sun W, Bhatia S, Jacobson G, Flynn R, Kim Y.  Target volume changes through high-dose-rate brachytherapy for cervical cancer when evaluated on high resolution (3.0 Tesla) magnetic resonance imaging. .  Practical Radiation Oncology.  2012. 2(4).

Sun W, Weydert C, Zhang Y, Xiao L, Spitz D, Domann F, Oberley L.  Superoxide Enhances the Antitumor Combination of AdMnSOD Plus BCNU in Breast Cancer.  Cancers.  2010 February 12. 2(1):68-87.

Sun W, Kalen A, Smith B, Cullen J, Oberley L.  Enhancing the antitumor activity of adriamycin and ionizing radiation..  Cancer Res.  2009 May 15. 69(10):4294-300.

Yu L, Hitchler M, Sun W, Sarsour E, Goswami P, Klingelhutz A, Domann F.  AP-2alpha inhibits c-MYC induced oxidative stress and apoptosis in HaCaT human keratinocytes..  J Oncol.  2009. 

Weydert C, Zhang Y, Sun W, Waugh T, Teoh M, Andringa K, Aykin-Burns N, Spitz D, Smith B, Oberley L.  Increased oxidative stress created by adenoviral MnSOD or CuZnSOD plus BCNU (1,3-bis(2-chlorethyl)-1 nitrosourea) inhibits breast cancer cell growth. .  Free Radic Biol Med.  2008 March 1. 44(5):856-67.

Teoh M, Sun W, Smith B, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Modulation of reactive oxygen species in pancreatic cancer..  Clin Cancer Res.  2007 December 15. 13(23):7441-50.

Liu J, Du J, Zhang Y, Sun W, Smith B, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Suppression of the malignant phenotype in pancreatic cancer by overexpression of phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase.  Hum Gene Ther.  2006 January. 17(1):105-16.

Liu J, Hinkhouse M, Sun W, Weydert C, Ritchie J, Oberley L, Cullen J.  Redox regulation of pancreatic cancer cell growth: role of glutathione peroxidase in the suppression of the malignant phenotype.  Hum Gene Ther.  2004 March. 15(3):239-50.

Zhao A, Li J, Sun W.  Detection and significance of lymph node micrometastases in patients with histologically node-negative gastric carcinoma. .  Zhonghua Zhong liu Za Zhi.  2000. 22(3):222-4.

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