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Jiang Xu


Research Associate, Monell Chemical Senses Center

Laboratory of

Dr. Marco Tizzano
Dr. Johannes Reisert


M.D., Medicine; Beijing Medical Staff College

Research Summary

My current project mainly focuses on studying cellular responses to volatile chemical stimuli. I use fluorescence imaging of intracellular calcium and pharmacological agents to characterize the transduction processes in live olfactory and trigeminal neurons.

Recent Publications

Borgmann-Winter, K., Rawson, N. E., Wang, H.-Y., Wang, H., MacDonald, M. L., Ozdener, M. H. et al. (2009). Human olfactory epithelial cells generated in vitro express diverse neuronal characteristics. Neuroscience, 158, 642-653.