Dr. Li-Xin Xu is a resident physician at Department of Neurosurgery (China-International Neuroscience Institute, China-INI), Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University. He received both Bachelor and Master's degrees of Medicine in Lanzhou University. He then continued his doctoral study on genetic analysis of intracrainal tumors and glioblastoma stem-like cell research at Leipzig University and received his doctoral degree (Dr. rer. med.) in Neurosurgery. His research area includes genetic analysis, biomarker detection and identification, in vivo/in vitro cellular experiments of central nervous system tumors. He is also moving on to expand the CNS tumor research to the field of epigenetic. He is currently being trained in his neurosurgical residency in Xuanwu Hospital.
Neusurgery; Neurooncology; Central nervous system tumors; Glioma; Glioblastoma stem-like cell; Genome wide high-resolution genetic analysis; Cytogenetics; Molecular genetics; Micro-neurosurgery; Neuro trauma; Neuro vascular diseases.