Assistant Professor (Research Track). UT Southwestern, Jun 2009 - Present

 Senior Scientist, Nuvelo Inc. (San Carlos, California), Nov. 2002 - Jan. 2009


 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Molecular Biology, December 2002, The University of Texas at Austin,

 Master of Science (MSc) in Genetics, July 1995, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

 Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Genetics and Genetic Engineering, July 1992, Fudan University, Shanghai, China


Fudan University - China (1992), Genetics
Graduate School
Fudan University - China (1995), Genetics
Graduate School
University of Texas at Austin (2002), Molecular Biology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The first propeller domain of LRP6 regulates sensitivity to DKK1.
Binnerts ME, Tomasevic N, Bright JM, Leung J, Ahn VE, Kim KA, Zhan X, Liu S, Yonkovich S, Williams J, Zhou M, Gros D, Dixon M, Korver W, Weis WI, Abo A. Mol Biol Cell. August 2009 15 3552-60
Monoclonal antibodies against IREM-1: potential for targeted therapy of AML.
Korver W, Zhao X, Singh S, Pardoux C, Zhao J, Guzman ML, Sen S, Yonkovich S, Liu S, Zhan X, Tomasevic N, Zhou C, Gros D, Jordan CT, Gotlib J, Hsi ED, Abo A. Leukemia April 2009
Epigenetics in embryonic and adult neurogenesis.
Zhan, X., and Wu, J. Cell Science Review 2009 6 104-128
R-Spondin family members regulate the Wnt pathway by a common mechanism. Mol
Kim KA, Wagle M, Tran K, Zhan X, Dixon MA, Liu S, Gros D, Korver W, Yonkovich S, Tomasevic N, Binnerts M, Abo A. Biol Cell. 2008 19/6 2588-96