Jianghong Li

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Curriculum Vitae

JianghongLi, Ph. D., Professor                            


College of Animal Sciences (College of Bee Science),

  Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University,

  Fuzhou 350002, China



(1) Honeybee (molecular) Biology

(2) Honeybee Pathology

(3) Rearing and biology of Chinese honeybee (Apis cerana)

(4) Honeybee Pollination for agricultural crops


Ph.D. in Agronomy, Zhejiang University, China.

M.S.in Agronomy, Fujian Agriculture University, China.

B.S. in Agronomy, Fujian Agriculture University, China.


2016.07-2017.12Visiting scholar in Bee Research Lab, ARS-USDA, Beltsville, MD.

2007.12-2008.01 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, New York, USA. , Visiting scholar.


  1. Li, Jianghong, Wang, Tingyun, Evans, Jay, Rose, Robyn, Zhao, Yazhou, Li, Zhiguo, Li, Jilian, Huang, Shaokang, Heerman, Matthew, Rodriguez García, Cristina, Banmekea, Olubukola , Brister, J., Hatcher, Eneida, Cao, Lian-Fei, Hamilton, Michele, Chen, Yanping. (2019). The Phylogeny and Pathogenesis of Sacbrood Virus (SBV) Infection in European Honey Bees, Apis mellifera. Viruses. 11. 61. 10.3390/v11010061.

  2. Li JH, Evans JD, Li WF, Zhao YZ, DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Huang SK, Li ZG, Hamilton M, Chen YP. New evidence showing that the destruction of gut bacteria by antibiotic treatment could increase the honey bee's vulnerability to Nosema infection. PLoS One. 2017 Nov 10;12(11):e0187505. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187505. PMID: 29125851; PMCID: PMC5681286.

  3. Li J, Heerman MC, Evans JD, Rose R, Li W, Rodríguez-García C, DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Zhao Y, Huang S, Li Z, Hamilton M, Chen Y. Pollen reverses decreased lifespan, altered nutritional metabolism and suppressed immunity in honey bees (Apis mellifera) treated with antibiotics. J Exp Biol. 2019 Apr 5;222(Pt 7):jeb202077. doi: 10.1242/jeb.202077. PMID: 30846535.

  4. Li JH, Evans JD, Li WF, Zhao YZ, DeGrandi-Hoffman G, Huang SK, et al. (2017) New evidence showingthat the destruction of gut bacteria by antibiotic treatment could increase the honey bee’s vulnerability to Nosema infection. PLoS ONE 12(11):e0187505.https://doi.org/ 10.1371/journal.pone.0187505

  5. Chanpanitkitchote, P., Chen, Y., Evans, J. D., Li, W., Li, J., & Hamilton, M., et al. (2017). Acute bee paralysis virus occurs in the asian honey bee apis cerana and parasitic mite tropilaelaps mercedesae. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology.

  6. Li, W., Evans, J. D., Li, J., Su, S., Hamilton, M., & Chen, Y. (2017). Spore load and immune response of honey bees naturally infected by nosema ceranae. Parasitology Research, 116(12), 3265-3274.

  7.  Zhuang Mingliang, Li Jianghong, Chen Dafu, Liang Qin. Diagnosis of the black queen cell virus (BQCV) by loop-mediated isothermal amplification. Chinese Journal of Applied Entomology, 2014, 51(6): 1612−1619.

  8. Li Jianghong, Liang Qinghuan, Chen Dafu, Liang Qin. Differences in the expression of the major royal jelly protein 8 gene in different castes of Apis mellifera. Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2014, 57(1): 1-7.

  9.  Wang Tingyun, Dong Xiao, Lin Shanshan, Liang Qin, Chen Dafu, Li Jianghong. Foraging activity of honeybee Apis mellifera lingustica for pear blossoms. Apiculture of China, 2013, 64(4): 4-9.

  10.  Liang Qinghuan, Li Jianghong, Liang Qin, Chen Dafu. Structure and function of the major royal jelly protein family of honeybee (Apis mellifera L.). Journal of Environmental Entomology, 2013, 35(4):494-501.

  11.  Zheng Zhiyang, Li Jianghong,Lin Yan, Chen Ying, Chen Fenze, Liang Qin. The out hive activity of honeybee (Apis cerana cerana) in winter using RFID. Apiculture of China, 2013, 64(Z3): 7-11.

  12. Li Jiang-Hong, LIU Zhen, CHEN Da-Fu, LIANG Qin. Transcription analysis of mrjp9 in the honeybee Apis mellifera ligustica. Chinese Journal of Applied Entomology, 2012, 49(5): 1147-1154.

  13. Li Jiang-hong, ZHENG Zhi-yang, HONG Shuang-yan, QI Xiang-feng, LIANG Qin. Isolation and Identification of an Antagonistic Bacterial Strain Against Ascosphaera apis from Honeybee Larvae Infected with Chalkbrood Disease. Scientia Agricultura Sinica, 2012, 45(5):973-980.

  14. Li Jiang-Hong, ZHENG Zhi-Yang, CHEN Da-Fu, LIANG Qin. Factors influencing Ascosphaera apis infection on honeybee larvae and observation on the infection process. Acta Entomologica Sinica , 2012, 55(7): 790-797.

  15.  LI Fei-xiong, LI Jiang-hong, LIANG Qin, CHEN Da-fu. Characteristics of Ascospheare apis Extracellular Proteinase, Scientia Agricultura Sinica, 2011,44(6):1247-1254.

  16.  ZHENG Zhi-yang, LI Jiang-hong, LIANG Qin, CHEN Da-fu. Ascosphaera apis secretes multiple extracellular enzymes to infect honeybee larvae. Journal of Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University (Natural Science Edition) , 2011, 40(5): 280-284.

  17. LI Jiang-hong, LIU Zhen, OU Yang-hao, PENG Wen-jun, LIANG Qin. Construction and analysis of a cDNA library from queen honeybee spermatheca gland. Journal of Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University (Natural Science Edition) , 2011, 40(4): 384-391.

  18.  ZHAO Hong-xia, LI Jiang-hong, LIANG Qin, LUO Yue-xiong, ZHANG Xue-feng. Construction and Analysis of a Full-length cDNA Library of Ascosphaera apis. China Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Medicine, 2010, 37(3): 112-115.

  19. Li Jianghong, Wang Hai, Zhuang Jianbin, Zheng Zhiyang, Liang Qin. Removing behavior of adult honeybee to larvae innoculated by the spores of Ascosphaera apis. Apiculture of China, 2010, 61(12): 5-8.

  20.  KONG Xiang-guang, ZHAO Hong-xia, LI Jiang-hong, WU Gang1. Construction and analysis of a full-length cDNA library of Plutella xylostella in Fuzhou,China. Journal of Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University (Natural Science Edition), 2008, 37(5): 506-509.

  21.  XU Yi-peng, ZHANG Yi-qing, LI Jiang-hong, XING Li-ping, ZHANG Chuan-Xi. Nest-PCR Detection for the Honey bee Sacbrood Virus Disease. Bulletin of Science and Technology, 2007, 23(6): 824-827.

  22. Jiang-Hong Li, Chuan-Xi Zhang, Li-rong Shen, Zhen-Hua Tang, Jia-An Cheng. Expression and Regulation of Phospholipase A2 in Venom Gland of the Chinese Honeybee, Apis cerana cerana. Archives of Insect Biochemistry and Physiology, 2005, 60:1–12.

  23. Jiang-Hong LI, Chuan-Xi Zhang, Zhen-hua TANG. Expression of melittin gene in the venom gland of the Chinese honeybee, Apis cerana cerana. Apidologie, 2005, 36, 533–541.

  24. Jiang-hong Li, Dun Wang, Shi-heng An, Yan-he Liu, and Chuan-xi Zhang. Sequence analysis of a novel insect phosphoglyceratemutase gene from the chinese honeybee, Apis cerana. Entomologia Sinica, 2003, 10(4): 237-244.

Contact Information:

 Prof. Jianghong Li

College of Animal Sciences (Bee Science)

 Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University

15#,RdShangxia Dian, Cangshan District,

 Fuzhou, Fujian, China

Phone: +86-591-87640197

E-mails: leejh@fafu.edu.cn