Xia Han

CSA 140, HSC 9062
Phone: (323) 442-3190
Fax: (323) 442-2981
xiah@usc.edu

Xia Han, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate, Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • Sun Yat-sen University, China
    B.Sc.
    2010
    Biological Sciences

  • National University of Singapore
    Ph.D.
    2015
    Biological Sciences

  • 2017 - present - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  1. Wen Q, Jing J, Han X, Feng J, Yuan Y, Ma Y, Chen S, Ho TV, Chai Y. (2020) Runx2 regulates mouse tooth root development via activation of WNT inhibitor Notum. J Bone Miner Res. 2020 Jun 22. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.4120. Epub ahead of print. PMID:32569388.

  2. Chen S, Jing J, Yuan Y, Feng J, Han X, Wen Q, Ho TV, Lee C, Chai Y. (2020) Runx2+ Niche Cells Maintain Incisor Mesenchymal Tissue Homeostasis through IGF Signaling. Cell Rep. 2020 Aug 11;32(6):108007. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2020.108007. PMID: 32783935.

  3. Shi C, Yuan Y, Guo Y, Jing J, Ho TV, Han X, Li J, Feng J, Chai Y. (2019) BMP Signaling in Regulating Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Incisor Homeostasis. J Dent Res. 2019 Jul;98(8):904-911. doi: 10.1177/0022034519850812. Epub 2019 May 28. PubMed PMID: 31136721; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6616121.

  4. Li J, Rodriguez G, Han X, Janecˇková E, Kahng S, Song B, Chai Y. (2019) Regulatory Mechanisms of Soft Palate Development and Malformations. J Dent Res. 2019 Aug;98(9):959-967. doi: 10.1177/0022034519851786. Epub 2019 May 31. PubMed PMID: 31150594; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6651766.

  5. Jing J, Feng J, Li J, Han X, He J, Ho TV, Du J, Zhou X, Urata M, Chai Y. (2019) Antagonistic interaction between Ezh2 and Arid1a coordinates root patterning and development via Cdkn2a in mouse molars. Elife. 2019 Jul 1;8. pii: e46426. doi:10.7554/eLife.46426. PubMed PMID: 31259687; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6602580.

  6. Li J, Yuan Y, He J, Feng J, Han X, Jing J, Ho TV, Xu J, Chai Y. (2018) Constitutive activation of hedgehog signaling adversely affects epithelial cell fate during palatal fusion. Dev Biol. 2018 Sep 1;441(1):191-203. doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2018.07.003. Epub 2018 Jul 5. PubMed PMID: 29981310; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6152919.

  7. Guo Y, Yuan Y, Wu L, Ho TV, Jing J, Sugii H, Li J, Han X, Feng J, Guo C, Chai Y. (2018) BMP-IHH-mediated interplay between mesenchymal stem cells and osteoclasts supports calvarial bone homeostasis and repair. Bone Res. 2018 Oct 17;6:30. doi: 10.1038/s41413-018-0031-x. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30345151; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6193039.

  8. Han SX, Kwong S, Ge R, Kolatkar PR, Woods AE, Blanchet G, Kini RM. (2016) Regulation of expression of venom toxins: silencing of prothrombin activator trocarin D by AG-rich motifs. FASEB J. 2016 Jun;30(6):2411-25. doi: 10.1096/fj.201600213R. PubMed PMID: 26985007.

  9. Lv XB, Xie F, Hu K, Wu Y, Cao LL, Han X, Sang Y, Zeng YX, Kang T. (2010) Damaged DNA-binding protein 1 (DDB1) interacts with Cdh1 and modulates the function of APC/CCdh1. J Biol Chem. 2010 Jun 11;285(24):18234-40. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.094144. PubMed PMID: 20395298; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2881748.