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Profile for Chun Xu, PhD

Chun Xu, PhD

  • assistant professor
Office Phone: 915-215-4196
Email:
Mail Address: 4800 Alberta Avenue
El Paso TX 79905

Biography

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Research Interests

Translational research
human molecular genetics
pharmacogenetics/pharmacogenomics
nutrigenetics/nutrigenomics
biomedical science

Selected Publications:

  • Li , Y & Camarillo, Cindy & Xu, J & Arana, Tania & Xiao, Y & Zhao, Z & Chen, Hua & Ramirez, Mercedes & Zavala, Juan & Escamilla, Michael & Armas, R & Mendoza, R & Ontiveros, A & Nicolini, H & Jerez Magaña, A & Rubin, Lewis & Li , X & Xu, Chun January (2015) Genome-wide methylome analyses reveal novel epigenetic regulation patterns in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. BioMed research international, 2015, 201587.
  • Zhao, Z & Li , Y & Chen, Hua & Lu, Junxuan & Thompson, P & Chen, J & Wang, Z & Xu, J & Xu, Chun & Li , X December (2014) PD_NGSAtlas: a reference database combining next-generation sequencing epigenomic and transcriptomic data for psychiatric disorders. BMC medical genomics, 7, 1, 512.
  • Wang, Ke-Sheng & Xu, Nuo & Wang, Liang & Aragon, Lorenzo & Ciubuc, Radu & Arana, Tania & Mao, ChunXiang & Petty, Leonora & Briones, David & Su, Brenda & Xu, Chun (2014) NRG3 gene is associated with the risk and age at onset of Alzheimer disease Journal of Neural Transmission, 121, 2, 183–192.
  • Wang, K & Tonarelli, S & Luo, X & Wang, L & Su, B & Zuo, L & Mao, C & Rubin, Lewis & Briones, David & Xu, Chun November (2014) Polymorphisms within ASTN2 gene are associated with age at onset of Alzheimer's disease. Journal of neural transmission , 122, 5, 701.
  • Meng, J & Li , Y & Camarillo, Cindy & Yao, Y & Zhang, Yong & Xu, Chun & Jiang, L January (2014) The anti-tumor histone deacetylase inhibitor SAHA and the natural flavonoid curcumin exhibit synergistic neuroprotection against amyloid-beta toxicity. PloS one, 9, 1, e85570.
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