Dr. Xu earned a bachelor’s degree in Bioengineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China and a Ph.D in Microbiology from The University of Tennessee Knoxville. She currently works as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Joint Institute for Biological Sciences and the Center for Environmental Biotechnology at UT. Her research interests emphasize on integration the development of autonomously bioluminescent mammalian cells and their applications in biomedical and environmental research.
Focus Areas: Biomedical Imaging | Biosensors | Bioreporters
Skills and Expertise: Molecular Biology | Synthetic Biology | Genetic Engineering | Microbiology | Tissue Culture