Gu Wei, M.S. Med

Position:Honorary Chair of Endocrinology


Medical School:Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China

Academic Rank:Chief Physician


Clinical / Research Interests

Obesity, metabolic syndrome, diabetes management and lifestyle intervention, endocrine assessment and replacement therapy for pituitary dise.

Professional Highlights

Establishment of urine marker protein analysis, identification and diagnosis model for early diabetic nephropathy, Zhejiang Scientific and Technological Progress Award, Third Prize

Professional Appointments

Member, Endocrinology Society, Chinese Medical Association

Deputy Leader, Pituitary Group, Chinese Society of Endocrinology

Chairman, Endocrinology Branch, Zhejiang Medical Association

Education Experience

Research Summary

Dr. Gu's research focuses on the long term clinical management of chronic diseases, such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome and other chronic diseases. She has participated in national major research projects, including the study of effect of lifestyle intervention on metabolic syndrome, and the study of precision medicine and diabetes. In addition, she have been the main investigator of several multi center studies, like screening of primary aldosteronism induced refractory hypertension, the study on the growth hormone deficiency after pituitary tumor surgery.


Zhu M, Xu K, Chen Y, Gu Y, Zhang M, Luo F, Liu Y, Gu W, Hu J, Xu H, Xie Z, Sun C, Li Y, Sun M, Xu X, Hsu HT, Chen H, Fu Q, Shi Y, Xu J, Ji L, Liu J, Bian L, Zhu J, Chen S, Xiao L, Li X, Jiang H, Shen M, Huang Q, Fang C, Li X, Huang G, Fan J, Jiang Z, Jiang Y, Dai J, Ma H, Zheng S, Cai Y, Dai H, Zheng X, Zhou H, Ni S, Jin G, She JX, Yu L, Polychronakos C, Hu Z, Zhou Z, Weng J, Shen H, Yang T. Identification of Novel T1D Risk Loci and Their Association With Age and Islet Function at Diagnosis in Autoantibody-Positive T1D Individuals: Based on a Two-Stage Genome-Wide Association Study. [J] Diabetes Care. 2019 May 31. pii: dc182023. doi: 10.2337/dc18-2023.

Pang XH, Han J, Ye WL, Sun X, Ding Y, Huang WJ, Zhao YM, Lou HY, Shan LZ, Kang YX, Song XX, Zhang SZ, Gu W, Shan PF. Lower Extremity Peripheral Arterial Disease Is an Independent Predictor of Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke Risks in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in China. [J] Int J Endocrinol. 2017;2017:9620513. doi: 10.1155/2017/9620513.

Kang YX, Wang YJ, Zhang Q, Pang XH, Gu W. A case of hypopituitarism accompanying Kearns-Sayre syndrome treated with human chorionic gonadotropin: A case report and literature review. Andrologia, 2017 Oct;49(8). doi: 10.1111/and.12711. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Kang YX, Wang YJ, Zhang Q, Pang XH, Gu W. Replies to the Letter to the editor. Andrologia. 2017 Dec;49(10). doi: 10.1111/and.12809.

He X, Pan J, Pan M, Wang J, Dong J, Yuan H, Zhou L, Chen M, Chen Y, Lu Y, Gu H, Chen Y, Wu L, Chen Y, Jin F, Li B, Gu W. Dietary and physical activity of adult patients with type 2 diabetes in Zhejiang province of eastern China: Data from a cross-sectional study. [J] J Diabetes Investig. 2016 Jul;7(4):529-38. doi: 10.1111/jdi.12458. 

Jia M, Yang B, Li Z, Shen H, Song X, Gu W. Computational analysis of functional single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with the CYP11B2 gene. [J] PLoS One. 2014 Aug 7;9(8):e104311. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104311. eCollection 2014.

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