Ningjuan Zhang


Ningjuan Zhang

PhD Student

Helmholtz Centre for
Environmental Research – UFZ
Department of Environmental Immunology
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Laboratories of the Environmental
Immunology in Saxonian Incubator for Clinical
Translation (SIKT)
Philipp-Rosenthal-Straße 55
04103 Leipzig, Germany

Phone: +49 341-9739655

Ningjuan Zhang
Photo: Sebastian Wiedling/UFZ

Research Interests

  • The influence of pollutants in the environment on the early pregnancy
  • The molecular mechanisms of environmental factors regulating the immune function in the maternal-fetal interface

Curriculum vitae / Scientific career

Since 09/2020

PhD student (Dr. rer. med.), Department Environmental Immunology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany (Thesis: Understanding the molecular mechanisms of uterine mast cells / chamyse regulate the uterine spiral artery remodeling in early pregnancy.)

2019 - 2020

PhD student (Dr. rer. med.) in Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany

2017 - 2019

Resident of obstetrics and gynecology

2014 - 2017

Resident Standardized Training accomplished

2014 - 2017

Master of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

2009 - 2014

Bachelor of Clinical Medicine, Lanzhou Universit, Lanzhou, China



PhD fellowship from China scholarship council


Chinese Outstanding Graduate

2012 - 2013

Chinese Excellent Student Pacesetter

2010 - 2012

Chinese National Encouragement scholarship