Faculty
Oncology Division
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Jun Xia, PhD

Instructor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Stem Cell Biology

Research Interests

  • Effect of bone marrow niche on lymphoblastic leukemic cell pathogenesis
  • Development of novel targeted therapy for T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Contact

  • 314-362-8872 (tel)
  • 314-362-1953 (fax)
  • Room 724, Southwest Tower (office)
  • Division of Oncology
    Campus Box 8007
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1988-1992 BS in Virology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, P. R. China
1999-2001 MS in Biology, National University of Singapore, Singapore
2001-2006 PhD in Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2006-2010 Postdoctoral Fellow, Divisions of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
2010-2018 Staff Scientist, Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
2018-present Instructor, Division of Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Awards & Honors
1991 Outstanding Student Scholarship, Wuhan University
1995 Communication for Leadership and Management Program Fellowship, World Health Organization (WHO) Reginoal Office, Manila, Philippines
2004 Outstanding Poster Award, 2004 MCB Graduate Student Symposium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2004 Graduate/Postdoctoral Travel Fellowship Award, 2004 ASBMB Annual Meeting and 8th IUBMB Conference, Boston, MA
2005 Keystone Symposia Scholarship Award and Oral Presentation, 2005 Keystone Symposia on “Tissue Specific Receptor”, Breckenridge, CO
2007 ASH Oral Presentation
2008 Siteman Cancer Biology Post-doctoral Training Grant, Washington University School of Medicine
2016 ASH Oral Presentation