Ph.D.         2009 University of Rostock & Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (Germany)

Master       2005 Sichuan Agricultural University & Institute of Microbiology, CAS (China)

Bachelor     1999 Anhui University (China)


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Autism-Associated Chromatin Regulator Brg1/SmarcA4 Is Required for Synapse Development and Myocyte Enhancer Factor 2-Mediated Synapse Remodeling
Zilai Zhang, Mou Cao, Chia-Wei Chang, Cindy Wang, Xuanming Shi, Xiaoming Zhan, Shari G Birnbaum, Ilya Bezprozvanny, Kimberly M Huber, Jiang I Wu Mol Cell Biol 2015 36:70?83. doi:10.1128/MCB.00534-15.
Characterization of a far upstream located promoter expressing the acetyl-CoA carboxylase-alpha in the brain of cattle
Shi,X.; Metges,C.C.; Seyfert,H.M. Gene 2013 515 (2): 266
Interaction of C/EBP-beta and NF-Y factors constrains activity levels of the nutritionally controlled promoter IA expressing the acetyl-CoA carboxylase-alpha gene in cattle
Shi,X.; Metges,C.C.; Seyfert,H.M. BMC Mol.Biol. 2012 21 13: 21
C/EBP-beta drives expression of the nutritionally regulated promoter IA of the acetyl-CoA carboxylase-alpha gene in cattle
Shi,X.; Liu,S.; Metges,C.C.; Seyfert,H.M. Biochim.Biophys.Acta. 2010 1799 8 561-567
Dual effect of a single nucleotide polymorphism in the first intron of the porcine secreted phosphoprotein 1 gene: allele-specific binding of C/EBP beta and activation of aberrant splicing
duard Muráni, Siriluck Ponsuksili, Hans-Martin Seyfert, Xuanming Shi, Klaus Wimmers BMC molecular biology 2009 10 (1), 1

Honors & Awards

  • DoD Postdoctoral Fellowship