Peking Univ Hlth Science Ctr (1997), Medicine
Graduate School
Peking Union Medical College (2000), Epidemiology
Graduate School
Uni of Minnesota-Twin Cities (2002), Biostatistics
Graduate School
Uni of Minnesota-Twin Cities (2006), Biostatistics

Research Interest

  • Bayesian Methodology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Clinical Trails


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

An Exponential-Gamma Convolution Model for Background Correction of Illumina BeadArray Data.
Chen M, Xie Y, Story M Communications in statistics: theory and methods 2011 Sep 40 17 3055-3069
Predicting the future for people with lung cancer.
Xie Y and Minna JD. Nature Medicine August 2008 14 812 - 813
Enhanced identification and biological validation of differential gene expression via illumina whole genome expression arrays through the use of the model based background correction methodology.
Ding L, Xie Y, Park S, Xiao G, Story M. Nucleic Acids Research May 2008 36 e58
A Nonparametric Empirical Bayes Approach to Joint Modeling Multiple Sources of Genomic Data.
Pan W, Jeong KS, Xie Y, Khodursky AB. Statistical Sinica April 2008 18 709-729
Tumor mRNA Expression Profiles Predicting Responses to Chemotherapy
Minna JD, Girard L, Xie, Y Journal of Clinical Oncology October 2007 28 4329 - 4336

Honors & Awards

  • Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship
    University of Minnesota Graduate School (2006)
  • Jacob E. Bearman Student Achievement Award
    University of Minnesota (2006)
  • Guanghua Excellent Student Award
    Beijing Medical University (1996-1997) (1997)
  • Outstanding Student of Beijing City
    Beijing, China (1997)
  • Scholarship for Excellent Student
    Beijing Medical University (First Prize, 1993-1995) (1995)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Statistical Association
  • International Biometric Society
  • Society for Clinical Trials