Positions

Assistant Professor
Medicine-Athero & Lipo
Cardiovascular Research Institute (CVRI)
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Education

MS from Wuhan University
Biochemistry
BS from Wuhan University
Biochemistry
PhD from University of Rochester
Pharmacology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Duke University
Cardiovascular Research

Professional Statement

Dr. Xie studies the basic biochemistry of protein prolyl hydroxylation and its important roles of in cardiac function. His particular focuses include the understanding of the molecular mechanisms by which Prolyl Hydroxylase​ Domain Proteins (PHDs) regulate calcium cycling and cardiac contractile function and how their dysregulation contributes to the pathophysiological development of heart diseases such as cardiac hypertrophy and arrhythmia.

Selected Publications

Memberships

American Heart Association