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Associate Professor of Pharmacognosy

School of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Phone: 86-25-86185140

Email: zhangchaofeng@cpu.edu.cn

Research Summary

Associate professor ZHANG’s research focuses on the Phytochemical Research and Quality Control of Traditional Chinese herbs as well as Chemotaxonomy of Natural Plants. She was involved in writing China Pharmacopoeia (English, 2005, 2010 and 2015 years). She obtained 3 invention patents, published about 20 articles and 30 graduate students completed their master thesis through working on 2 project of the National Natural Science Foundation Item.


2002   Ph. D. Pharmacognosy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University

1999   M. S. in Pharmacognosy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University

1997   B. S. in Japaneses Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University

Academic Experience


visiting scholarKyushu University, Japan


Associate Professor of Pharamacognosy, China Pharmaceutical University


Postdoctor of Pharmacognosy, China Pharmaceutical University


Visiting student, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University

Awards and Honors

2012First Prize of National Natural Science ,Department of Education (Participation)


  1. Yang Hu, Chaofeng Zhang,* Xin Zhao, Yue Wang, Deqiang Feng, Mian Zhang, and Haifeng Xie, (±)-Homocrepidine A, a Pair of Anti-inflammatory Enantiomeric Octahydroindolizine Alkaloid Dimers from Dendrobium crepidatum, Journal of Natural Products. 2016, 79, 252−256.

  2. Zhen Li, Hongmei Li, Lixiang Liu, Xinyi You, Chaofeng Zhang* and Yue Wang*A pH-sensitive nanocarrier for co-delivery of doxorubicin and camptothecin to enhance chemotherapeutic efficacy and overcome multidrug resistance in vitro, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 77097–77105.

  3. Xin-Yi You, QianXue, YueFang, QianyuLiu, Chao Feng Zhang*, Ceng Zhao, Mian Zhang, Xiang-Hong Xu, Preventive effects of Ecliptae Herba extract and its component, ecliptasaponinA, on bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis in mice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 175(2015) 172–180.

  4. Zhi-Jun Zhang, Mei-Ling Ding, Li-Jun Tao, Mian Zhang, Xiang-Hong Xu, Chao-Feng Zhang*, Immunosuppressive C21 steroidal glycosides from the root of Cynanchum atratum, Fitoterapia 105 (2015) 194–201.

  5. Li WangMing-Dan Li, Pei-Pei Cao, Chaofeng Zhang*, Fang Huang, Xianghong Xu, Bao-Lin Liu, Mian Zhang*. Astin B, a cyclic pentapeptide from Aster tataricus, induces apoptosis and autophagy in human hepatic L-02 cells, Chemico-Biological lnteractions 223 (2014) 1-9.

  6. Yu Gao, Jun Wang, Chao-Feng Zhang*, Xiang-Hong Xu, Mian Zhang *, Ling-Yi Kong, Seven new alkaloids from the roots of Stemona tuberosa. Tetrahedron 70 (2014) 967-974.

  7. Fei Zhang, Xinshi Gong, Baiming Xiao, Chaofeng Zhang, Zhengtao Wang*. Pharmacokinetics and tissue distribution of a bioactive sesquiterpenoid from Polygonum jucundum following oral and intravenous administrations to rats, Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 83 (2013) 135– 140.

  8. Xiaodong Liu, Peipei Cao, Chaofeng Zhang, Xianghong Xu, Mian Zhang. Screening and analyzing potential hepatotoxic compounds in the ethanol extract of Asteris Radix by HPLC/DAD/ESI-MSn technique. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 67– 68 (2012): 51– 62.