Faculty
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Mai Xu, MD, PhD

Instructor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Research Interests

  • Discovery of tumor specific biomarkers
  • Development of diagnostic and immunotherapeutic reagents for cancer early detection/diagnosis and treatment
  • Anticancer drug delivery and tumor imaging

Contact

  • 314-747-9470 (tel)
  • 314-747-9320 (fax)
  • 4515 McKinley Research Building, Room 3306 (lab)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8069
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1981 MD, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
1992 PhD, Graduate School of China Medical University, Shenyang, China
Academic Positions & Employment
1981-1986 Assistant Professor in Pathology, Cancer Institute of China Medical University
1986-1988 Visiting Scholar, Laboratory of Human Cancer Immunology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
1988-1989 Assistant Professor in Tumor Immunology and Cell Biology, Cancer Institute of China Medical University
1992-1993 Associate Professor of Tumor Immunology and Cell Biology, Cancer Institute of China Medical University
1993-2007 Research Associate, Division of Cancer Biology, Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2007-2013 Research Instructor, Department of Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2013-present Instructor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Honors & Awards
1986 Research Fellowship awarded by the World Health Organization
1991 Prize for Science and Technology by Liaoning Provincial Science and Technology Association
1993 Prize for Medical Science and Technology by the Ministry of Public Health of China
2011 GCF/Gail MacNeil KOH Research Award for early detection of ovarian cancer, USA
Professional Societies & Organizations
1994 Member of Society for Thermal Medicine
1994 Member of Radiation Research Society of North American
2004 Member of American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
2008 Member of Society for Molecular Imaging
2012 Member of AACR