Jingsong Xu, PhD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pharmacology
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Biographical Info

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pharmacology

Graduate School: University of Southern California

Post-doctoral Fellowship: University of California at San Francisco

Research Interests: Neutrophil chemotaxis, angiogenesis


Dr. Xu’s publications are depicted below, starting from the most recent papers:

Bidirectional regulation of neutrophil migration by mitogen-activated protein kinases.

Liu X, Ma B, Malik AB, Tang H, Yang T, Sun B, Wang G, Minshall RD, Li Y, Zhao Y, Ye RD, Xu J.
Nat Immunol. 2012 Mar 25. doi: 10.1038/ni.2258. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 22447027[PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

Akt isoforms differentially regulate neutrophil functions.

Chen J, Tang H, Hay N, Xu J, Ye RD.
Blood. 2010 May 27;115(21):4237-46. Epub 2010 Mar 23.
PMID:20332370 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

A novel function of sphingosine kinase 1 suppression of JNK activity in preventing inflammation and injury.

Di A, Kawamura T, Gao XP, Tang H, Berdyshev E, Vogel SM, Zhao YY, Sharma T, Bachmaier K, Xu J, Malik AB.
J Biol Chem. 2010 May 21;285(21):15848-57. Epub 2010 Mar 18.
PMID:20299461[PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Nonmuscle myosin light-chain kinase mediates neutrophil transmigration in sepsis-induced lung inflammation by activating beta2 integrins.

Xu J, Gao XP, Ramchandran R, Zhao YY, Vogel SM, Malik AB.
Nat Immunol. 2008 Aug;9(8):880-6. Epub 2008 Jun 29.
PMID:18587400 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Polarity reveals intrinsic cell chirality.

Xu J, Van Keymeulen A, Wakida NM, Carlton P, Berns MW, Bourne HR.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 May 29;104(22):9296-300. Epub 2007 May 17.
PMID:17517645 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Neutrophil microtubules suppress polarity and enhance directional migration.

Xu J, Wang F, Van Keymeulen A, Rentel M, Bourne HR.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 May 10;102(19):6884-9. Epub 2005 Apr 28.
PMID:15860582 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Divergent signals and cytoskeletal assemblies regulate self-organizing polarity in neutrophils.

Xu J, Wang F, Van Keymeulen A, Herzmark P, Straight A, Kelly K, Takuwa Y, Sugimoto N, Mitchison T, Bourne HR.
Cell. 2003 Jul 25;114(2):201-14.
PMID:12887922 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Categories: Dermatology