Name: Zheng Xu

Country: United States

Affiliation:

Associate Research Scientist,
Columbia University in the City of New York.

Phone no: 212-305-6941

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Address:

Associate Research Scientist,
Columbia University in the City of New York,
630W 168th Street New York,
NY 10032.

Research Interests:

  1. The negative regulatory functions of ILT3 in T cell activation and cancer cell proliferation.
  2. The molecular link between miRNA, inflammation and Carcinogenesis.
  3. The role of miRNA in the innate immunity (especially in the Toll like receptor and type I IFN signaling pathway) and the interplay between host, pathogen and miRNAs
  4. The role of miRNA in the ILT3 induced inhibitory effects in immune system.

Biography:

Awards and Honors
  • 2013 Excellent Ph.D. Dissertation Award of Hubei Province, P. R. China
  • 2012 Excellent Ph.D. Dissertation Award of Huazhong Agricultural University
  • 2012 Outstanding Graduate Student of State Key laboratory of Agricultural Microbiology
  • 2009 Annual Active Postgraduate Student of Huazhong Agricultural University
  • 2007 Excellent Graduation Dissertation Award in Huazhong Agricultural University
  • 2003 Third Prize in the Encyclopedic Knowledge Competetion of Huazhong Agricultural University