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Xiande Liu, PHD

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Instructor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology - Research, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2005 Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China, PHD, Biological Sciences
1997 Jiangsu Normal University, Jiangsu, China, BS, Biological Sciences

Postgraduate Training

9/2005-1/2011 Research Fellowship, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Instructor, Department of Medicine Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1/2011-3/2012
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Medicine Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 9/2005-1/2011
Lab Manager, Department of Biology Jiangsu Normal University, Jiangsu, China, 9/1997-9/2000

Honors and Awards

2005-2006 DiAo Award, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2004-2005 DiAo Award, Chinese Academy of Sciences
1997 Educational Scholarship, Hongshanshau Foundation

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Deeraksa A, Pan J, Sha Y, Liu XD, Eissa NT, Lin SH, Yu-Lee LY. Plk1 is upregulated in androgen-insensitive prostate cancer cells and its inhibition leads to necroptosis. Oncogene 32(24):2973-83, 6/13/2013. e-Pub 8/13/2012. PMCID: PMC3499666.
2. Liu XD, Ko S, Xu Y, Fattah EA, Xiang Q, Jagannath C, Ishii T, Komatsu M, Eissa NT. Transient aggregation of ubiquitinated proteins is a cytosolic unfolded protein response to inflammation and endoplasmic reticulum stress. J Biol Chem 287(23):19687-98, 6/1/2012. e-Pub 4/19/2012. PMCID: PMC3366003.
3. Xu Y, Liu XD, Gong X, Eissa NT. Signaling pathway of autophagy associated with innate immunity. Autophagy 4(1):110-2, 1/2008. e-Pub 10/31/2007. PMID: 18059159.
4. Xu Y, Jagannath C, Liu XD, Sharafkhaneh A, Kolodziejska KE, Eissa NT. Toll-like receptor 4 is a sensor for autophagy associated with innate immunity. Immunity 27(1):135-44, 7/2007. e-Pub 7/19/2007. PMCID: PMC2680670.
5. Liu X, Shen Y. Salt shock induces state II transition of the photosynthetic apparatus in dark-adapted Dunaliella salina cells. Environmental and Experimental Botany 57(1–2):19-24, 8/2006.
6. Liu XD, Ma WM, Shen YG. State transition of the photosynthetic apparatus in plant. Zhi Wu Sheng Li Yu Fen Zi Sheng Wu Xue Xue Bao 32(2):127-32, 4/2006. PMID: 16622310.
7. Liu XD, Hu FH, Shen YG. Transient decrease of light-harvesting complex II phosphorylation level by hypoosmotic shock in dark-adapted Dunaliella salina. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai) 38(2):104-9, 2/2006. PMID: 16474901.
8. Liu XD, Shen YG. Changes in trans-thylakoid membrane proton motive force induced by treatments with red and far-red light in Dunaliella salina. Zhi Wu Sheng Li Yu Fen Zi Sheng Wu Xue Xue Bao 31(3):317-21, 6/2005. PMID: 15961908.
9. Liu XD, Shen YG. Salt-induced redox-independent phosphorylation of light harvesting chlorophyll a/b proteins in Dunaliella salina thylakoid membranes. Biochim Biophys Acta 1706(3):215-9, 2/17/2005. PMID: 15694349.
10. Liu XD, Shen YG. NaCl-induced phosphorylation of light harvesting chlorophyll a/b proteins in thylakoid membranes from the halotolerant green alga, Dunaliella salina. FEBS Lett 569(1-3):337-40, 7/2/2004. PMID: 15225658.
11. Liu X, Shen Y. Hypoosmotic shock induces a stateⅠtransition of photosynthetic apparatus in Dunaliella salina. Chinese Science Bulletin Vol. 49(No. 7):672—675, 1/2004.

Abstracts

1. Liu XD, KO S, Xiang Q, Eissa NT. Alis Formation Is A Cytosolic Unfolded Protein Response To Inflammation And Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress. Am J Respir Crit Care Med (#A3219), http://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2010.181.1_MeetingAbstracts.A3219. e-Pub 5/2010.
2. Liu XD, Xu Y, Fung C, Dalu Z, Xiang Q, Jagannath C, Eissa NT. BCG Infection Induces P62-Dependent Autophagy-Independent Formation Of Dendritic Cell Aggresome-Like Structures. Am J Respir Crit Care Med (#A3222), http://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1164/ajrccm-conference.2010.181.1_MeetingAbstracts.A3222. e-Pub 5/2010.
3. Xu Y, Liu X, Eissa T. Harnessing Of TLR-mediated Autophagy To Eliminate Mycobacterium Tuberculosis From Macrophages. American Thoracic Society, 5/2010.
4. Liu XD, Mazumdar T, Xu Y, Getzoff ED, Eissa NT. Identification of a flavin mononucleotide module residue critical for activity of inducible nitrite oxide synthase. J Immunol 183(9):5977-82, 11/2009. e-Pub 10/2009. PMID: 19828635.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Kidney Cancer Research Program Pilot Project
Funding Source: MDACC-Kidney MRP
Role: Investigator
Duration: 5/30/2013 - 6/1/2014

Last updated: 4/9/2014