Pei Xu got her Doctor of Medicine and Master degree in 2008 in Tongji Medical College, affiliated to Huzhong University of Science and Technology, which is a top 5 medical college in China. After that, she was trained as a comprehensive ophthalmologist in Tongji Hospital, which is a top 10 hospital in China. In August 2012, Pei moved to U.S. and worked as a Research Fellow in University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). In September 2014, she enrolled a PhD program of Neuroscience & Cell biology in UTMB. Pei Xu have been studying the mechanism of aging and neurodegeneration diseases, especially age-related macular degeneration and Alzheimer’s disease for more than 4 years in the U.S. and more than 6 years in China. She have 22 publications with 47 citations in the recent 6 years. She is also the reviewer of more than 10 journals.
|Mechanisms of Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), mTORC1-TFEB Pathway in RPE Degeneration, Mechanisms of age-related RPE Dysfunction and Choroidal Neovascularization, Neurodegeneration in the Brain and optic nerve, Epigenetic Modifications.|
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|Adil Mehraj Khan||Aravind KumarS||Dr. Hasan Zaki|
|Dr. Kyung-Jong Lee||Georgios Kallifatidis||Jaime Ruiz-Tovar Polo|
|Muthukrishnan Renganathan||Priso RJ||Priya Tripathi|
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