1. Insulin-like growth factor-1 regulates the SIRT1-p53 pathway in cellular senescence.Tran D, Bergholz J, Zhang H, He H, Wang Y, Zhang Y, Li Q, Kirkland JL, Xiao ZX. Aging Cell. 2014 Aug;13(4):669-78.
  2. Primordial dwarfism gene maintains Lin28 expression to safeguard embryonic stem cells from premature differentiation. Dai Q, Luan G, Deng L, Lei T, Kang H, Song X, Zhang Y, Xiao ZX, Li Q. Cell Rep. 2014 May 8;7(3):735-46.
  3. ΔNp63α regulates Erk signaling via MKP3 to inhibit cancer metastasis.Bergholz J, Zhang Y, Wu J, Meng L, Walsh EM, Rai A, Sherman MY, Xiao ZX. Oncogene. 2014 Jan 9;33(2):212-24
  4. ΔNp63α activates CD82 metastasis suppressor to inhibit cancer cell invasion. Wu J, Liang S, Bergholz J, He H, Walsh EM, Zhang Y, Xiao ZX. Cell Death Dis. 2014 Jun 5;5:e1280.
  5. A distinct expression pattern of cyclin K in mammalian testes suggests a functional role in spermatogenesis. Xiang X, Deng L, Zhang J, Zhang X, Lei T, Luan G, Yang C, Xiao ZX, Li Q, Li Q. PLoS One. 2014 Jul 8;9(7):e101539.
  6. p53 Degradation by a Coronavirus Papain-like Protease Suppresses Type I Interferon Signaling. Yuan L, Chen Z, Song S, Wang S, Tian C, Xing G, Chen X, Xiao ZX, He F, Zhang L. J Biol Chem. 2014 Dec 10.
  7. Death receptor 3 mediates TNFSF15- and TNF _-induced endothelial cell apoptosis. Xu LX, Grimaldo S, Qi JW, Yang GL, Qin TT, Xiao HY, Xiang R, Xiao Z, Li LY, Zhang ZS. Int J Biochem Cell Biol.2014; 55C: 109–118.
  8. Regulation of p63 protein stability via ubiquitin-proteasome pathway. Li C, Xiao ZX. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:175721.
  9. Improved protein-ligand binding affinity prediction by using a curvature-dependent surface-area model. Cao Y, Li L. Bioinformatics. 2014 Jun 15;30(12):1674-80.


  1. Pin1 modulates p63α protein stability in regulation of cell survival, proliferation and tumor formation. Li C, Chang DL, Yang Z, Qi J, Liu R, He H, Li D, Xiao ZX. Cell Death Dis. 2013 Dec 5;4:e943.
  2. ATM and LKB1 dependent activation of AMPK sensitizes cancer cells to etoposide-induced apoptosis. Lingyu Luo, Wei Huang, Rong Tao, Ningyan Hu, Zhi-Xiong Xiao, Zhijun Luo. Cancer Letters 2013 328: 114–119
  3. Rapamycin inhibits IGF-1-mediated up-regulation of MDM2 and sensitizes cancer cells to chemotherapy.Du W, Yi Y, Zhang H, Bergholz J, Wu J, Ying H, Zhang Y, Xiao ZX. PLoS One. 2013 Apr 30;8(4):e63179.
  4. MUC1 activates JNK1 and inhibits apoptosis under genotoxic stress. Chen Q, Li D, Ren J, Li C, Xiao ZX. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Oct 11;440(1):179-83.


  1. Cyclin K-containing kinase complexes maintain self-renewal in murine embryonic stem cells. Dai Q, Lei T, Zhao C, Zhong J, Tang YZ, Chen B, Yang J, Li C, Wang S, Song X, Li L, Li Q. J Biol Chem. 2012 Jul 20;287(30):25344-52.
  2. Role of p63 in Development, Tumorigenesis and Cancer Progression. Bergholz J, Xiao ZX. Cancer Microenviron. 2012 Dec;5(3):311-22.
  3. Metal-sensing transcription factors Mac1p and Aft1p coordinately regulate vacuolar copper transporter CTR2 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Qi J, Han A, Yang Z, Li C. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2012, 423(2): 424-8.
  4. Low-affinity copper transporter CTR2 is regulated by copper-sensing transcription factor Mac1p in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Liu L, Qi J, Yang Z, Peng L, Li C. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2012,420(3):600-604.
  5. DNA damage down-regulates deltaNp63alpha and induces apoptosis independent of wild type p53. Li X, Chen J, Yi Y, Li C, Zhang Y. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2012, 423(2): 338-43.