Yan Xu

Yan Xu , PhD


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Room 4564
3333 Burnett Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
Phone 513-636-8921
Email yan.xu@cchmc.org


Bachelor's Degree: Shanghai Medical University 1986 (Pharmacology)

Master's Degree: Shanghai Medical University 1989 (Pathology)

Doctoral Degree: University of South Alabama 1997 (Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology)

Research and Practice Interests


Peer Reviewed Publications

Kamath-Rayne BD, Du Y, Hughes M, Wagner EA, Muglia LJ, DeFranco EA, Whitsett JA, Salomonis N, and Xu Y. (2015. ) Systems biology evaluation of cell-free amniotic fluid transcriptome of term and preterm infants to detect fetal maturity. BMC Med Genomics., , 8 (1 ) ,67

Guo M, Wang H, Potter SS, Whitsett JA, and Xu Y. (2015. ) SINCERA: A Pipeline for Single-Cell RNA-Seq Profiling Analysis. PLoS Comput Biol., , 11 (11 ) ,e1004575

Du Y, Guo M, Whitsett JA, and Xu Y. (2015. ) 'LungGENS': a web-based tool for mapping single-cell gene expression in the developing lung. Thorax., , 70 (11 ) ,1092

Xu Y, Wang Y, Besnard V, Ikegami M, Wert SE, Heffner C, Murray SA, Donahue LR, and Whitsett JA. (2012. ) Transcriptional programs controlling perinatal lung maturation. PLoS One., , 7 (8 ) ,e37046

Xu Y, Zhang M, Wang Y, Kadambi P, Dave V, Lu LJ, and Whitsett JA. (2010. ) A systems approach to mapping transcriptional networks controlling surfactant homeostasis. BMC Genomics., , 11 ,451

Contact Information

Academic - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Room 4564
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45229
Phone: 513-636-8921