Subject:Environmental Sciences
Address:Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences No. 72 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, Liaoning, 110016


1975,9-1978,7 Department of oceanography, Xiamen University.

1995,9-1998,7 Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), M.S. (Ecology)

1998,9-2001,7, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS),Ph.D(Ecology).

1990,9-12: GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health GmbH, Institute of Ecological Chemistry, Neuherberg, Germany

199207-1993.12: GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health GmbH, Institute of Ecological Chemistry, Neuherberg, Germany

1997 and 2000, Technical University Berlin, Institute of Land Development. Berlin, ermany

2006 and 2009, Centre of Cell and Molecular Biology, Deakin University, Australia

Occupational history

09/1978 - 09/1983:       Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS, Dalian, PR China

09/1983 –present:       Institute of Applied Ecology, CAS, Shenyang, PR China

  • Environmental Sciences

  • Journal Articles (*corresponding author)

    1, Lingling Li, Da Yang, Yufang Song*, Yi Shi, Bin Huang, Annette Bitsch, Jun Yan, 2017,

    2, The potential acute and chronic toxicity of cyfluthrin on the soil model organism, Eisenia fetida, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 144:456463

    3, Xiufeng Cao, Ran Bi, Yufang Song*, 2017, Toxic responses of cytochrome P450 sub-enzyme activities to heavy metals exposure in soil and correlation with their bioaccumulation in Eisenia fetida, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 144 :158165

    4, Lingling Li, Da Yang, Yufang Song*, Yi Shi, Bin Huang, Jun Yan, Xinxin Dong2016, Effects of bifenthrin exposure in soil on whole-organism endpoints and biomarkers of earthworm Eisenia fetidaChemosphere 168: 41-48.

    5, Puhui Ji, Yufang Song, Yongji Jiang, Xiwang Tang, Yanan Tong, Pengcheng Gao & Wenshe Han, 2016, A Two-year Field Study of Phytoremediation Using Solanum nigrum L. in China, International Journal of Phytoremediation, 1522-6514.

    6, Yufang SongJianrong KaiXueying SongWei ZhangLingling Li2015Long-term toxic effects of deltamethrin and fenvalerante in soilJournal of Hazardous Materials,158- 164.

    7, Xiufeng CaoYufang Song*Shihua FanJianrong KaiXiaoxia YangLang Chen, 2013. Optimization of Ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase Determination in the Microsomes of Earthworms and Its Induction by Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Clean – Soil, Air, Water , 41 (9999), 1–5.

    8, Yongchao Yin, Lang Chen, Jianrong Kai, Yufang Song*. 2013. Cd accumulation and quality characteristics of Chinese cabbage growth in Cd-contaminated soil. Advanced Materials Research. 273-276;

    9, Xiu Feng CaoMiao Liu Yu Fang Song*, M. Leigh Ackland2012. Composition, sources, and potential toxicology of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in agricultural soils in Liaoning, People’s Republic of China. Environ Monit Assess 185:2231–2241DOI 10.1007/s10661-012-2704-z

    10, Xiaoxia Yang, YufangSong*, Jianrong Kai, XiufengCao 2012. Enzymatic biomarkers of earthworms Eisenia fetida in response to individual and combined cadmium and pyrene  Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 86 (2012) 162–167,

    11, Xiufeng Cao, Yufang Song*, Jianrong Kai, Xiaoxia Yanga,, Puhui Ji , 2012.Evaluation of EROD and CYP3A4 activities in earthworm Eisenia fetida as biomarkers for soil heavy metal ontamination Journal of Hazardous Materials 243 (2012) 146 151

    12, Xiaoxia Yang Yufang Song* M. Leigh Ackland, Yang Liu and Xiufeng Cao, 2012 .Biochemical Responses of Earthworm Eisenia fetida Exposed to Cadmium-Contaminated Soil with Long Duration. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 89:1148-1153 DOI 10.1007/s00128-012-0837-y,

    13, Puhui Ji, Tieheng Sun, Yufang Song*, M. Leigh Ackland, Yang Liu 2011 Strategies for enhancing the phytoremediation of cadmium-contaminated agricultural soils by Solanum nigrum L Environmental Pollution 159:762-68

    14,                 Puhui Ji , Yufang Song , Tieheng Sun , Yang Liu , Xiufeng Cao , Dong Xu , Xiaoxia Yang , Tom McRae. 2011. In-situ Cadmium phytoremediation using Solanum nigrum L.: the Bio-accumulation characteristics  International Journal of Phytoremediation. 13:1014-1023

    15, SONG Y.F, Wang L. LI XX. Zhang W. Chen L. Freestone D.JI  PH, M. L. Ackland. 2009. Ecotoxic response of CYt450 and antioxidant enzymes in maize due to the exposure to Phanthrene and Pyrene in soil . Acta Scientiae Circumstantiae. 29(2): 381-388

    16, WANG L. SONG Y.F*, ZHANG W. CHEN L. FREESTONE D and M Leigh Ackland. 2009. Influence of Benzo (a) Pyrene on Cytochrome P450 and antioxidant enzymes in Earthworms (Eisenia fetida) J. of Agro-Environmental Sciences.28(2):337-342

    17, Lee Hudek, L C Rai, David Freestone, Agnes Michalczyk, Maria Gibson, YF Song and M Leigh Ackland 2008. Bioinformatic and expression analyses of genes mediating zinc homeostasis in Nostoc punctiforme. Appl environ microbiol. Nov 14: doi:10.1128/AEM.02481-08

    18, Zheng Senlin, Song, YF*. Xiaoyan Qiu, Sun Tieheng, MLAckland and Wei Zhang. 2008. Annetocin and TCTP expressions in the earthworm Eisenia fetida exposed to PAHs in artificial soil. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 71, 566-573.

    19, Zheng Senlin, Song, YF*, QIU XiaoyanSun Tieheng and MLAckland. 2008. Impact of Benzo[a]pyrene the Expression of Mitochondrion-encoded Genes in the Earthworm Eisenin feada. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE.29(2):391-397

    20, Zheng Senlin, Sun TiehenXIAO HongQIU Xiaoyan and Song, YF*. 2008. Low dose benzo(a)pyrene up—regulated the transcription of HSP70 and HSP9O in Eisenia feadaChinese Journal of Applied EcologyFeb200819(2)401—406

    21, CHEN LSONG YF*ZHANG WLI  XY, WANG L., JI PH.,YANG X. 2008.Assessment of Toxicity Efects for Cadm ium Contamination in Soils by Means Of Muti-indexes. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE.29(9):2606-11

    22, Song, YF*. Gong P, Wilke B M, Zhang W, Song XY, Sun TH and Ackland ML  2007. Genotoxicity assessment of soils from wastewater irrigation areas and bioremediation sites using the Vicia faba root tip micronucleus assay. Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 9: 182-186.

    23, Song YF, Wilke B.-M, Song XY, Gong P, 2006Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and heavy metals (HMs) as well as their genotoxicity in soil after long-term wastewater irrigation. Chemosphere,65(10)1859-68

    24, Zhang W, Song YF*, Gong P, Sun TH, Zhou QX and Liu M, 2006, Earthworm cytochrome P450 determination and application as a biomarker for diagnosing PAH exposure. Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 8: 963–967

    25, Song Xue-ying, Song Yufang, Sun Tieheng, Zhou Qingxing, 2006. Adaptability of microbial inoculators and their contribution to degradation of mineral oil and PAHs J. of Environ. Sci. 2006(2): 310-317

    26, Jiang, X. Yediler, A. Song YF, Sun TH and Kettrup A. 2005. Effect of linear alkylbenzene sulphonate (LAS) on the mineralization, metabolism and uptake of 14C-phenanthrene in a model ecosystem (water–lava–plant–air). Chemosphere. 61(5):741-751

    27, Zhang W, Song, YF*, Sun TH, Zhou QX, Liu M and Song XY 2006, Establishment of Method for Cytochrome P450 of Earthworms(Eisenia fetida) as a Biomarker, Environmental Sciences, 278: 1636-1642

    28, Song XYSong YF, SUN THLI XXZhang WZHOU QX, 2006, SoilBased Eco-toxicity of Petroleum to Terrestrial Higher Plant After Phytoremediation, Environmental Sciences, 27(9): 1866-1871

    29, Li XX, Song YF*, Yang D Li, Zhang W and Song XY 2006.: Cytochrome P450 in wheat as a biomarker for diagnosing pollution in soil. Environmental Chemistry 25(3):283-287.

    30, Song XYSong YF, SUN THLI XXZhang WZHOU Qi—xin, 2006, Soil—based Eco-toxicity of Diesel Oil Contamination to Seed Germination and Sedling Growth of Wheat, Journal of  Agro - Environment Science 25(4):554-559.

    31, Song, YF, Zhou Q, and Gong P. 2005. Ecotoxicity of contaminated soils by industrial and domestic wastewater in Western Shenyang, Science in China Ser. C Life Sciences, 48:148-156.

    32, Song, YF, Gong P and Zhou Q, 2005. Phytotoxicity assessment of phenanthrene, pyrene and their mixture by soil-based seedling emergence test. Journal of Environment Sciences. 17: 580-583

    33, Song YF, Zhou Q Wang X, Song X and Zhang W. 2005. Evaluation of the eco-toxicity of the integral quality of soils. J. Environmental Sciences. 26(17): 30-134.

    34, Song YF, Zhou Q, Song X. et al., 2005. Ecotoxicity diagnosis on sediments of petroleum wastewater irrigation channel. 2005. Chinese Journal of Applied ecology. 16:175-179.

    35, Song YF, Gong P Zhou Q, Song X and Zhang W. 2004. Accumulation of pollutants in sediments and their eco-toxicity in the wastewater irrigation channel of Western Shenyang. CHIN. J. APPL., ECOL, 15(10): 1926-1930.

    36, Song YF, Jing, X. Fleischmanna S and Wilke BM. 2002. Comparative study of extraction methods for the determination of PAHs from soils and sediments. CHEMOSPHERE. 48: 993-1001.

  • 1998. The first prize Award of Science and technology progress for the project of” urban sewage treatment innovation/alternative technology research ” issued by Chinese academy of sciences, P.R.China.
    2014,The second award of Science and technology of the environmental protection for the project of “Practical demonstration of restoration techniques for the typical type of Contaminated soil” awarded by Ministry of Environmental Protection, P.R China.
    2014 The advanced individual award for the project of “ National soil pollution survey project” issued by the Ministry of Environmental Protection,P.R China.