Xiaoming Zhou


Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:
Role of kidney in the pathogenesis of experimental autoimmune encephalomyolitis and proteomic identification of urinary biomarkers for early diagnosis of sickle cell disease-induced nephropathy
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PhD, University of Florida, 1992.


Wang H, Ferraris JD, Klein, JD, Sands JM, Burg MB, Zhou X. PKCalpha contributes to tonicity-dependent activation of NFAT5 (TonEBP/OREBP) through MAP kinase ERK1/2. American Journal of Physiology (Renal Physiology), 308:F140-F148, 2015.

Zhou X. How do kinases contribute to tonicity-dependent regulation of the transcription factor NFAT5? World Journal of Nephrology 5(1): 20-32, 2016.

Zhou X, Packialakshmi B, Xiao Y, Nurmukhambetova S, Lees JR. Progression of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis is associated with up-regulation of major sodium transporters in the mouse kidney cortex under a normal salt diet. Cellular Immunology, 317:18-25, 2017.