Xingguo Li, Ph.D.

Xingguo Li, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Lab: (585) 275-6665
Fax: (585) 276-2596

Research Bio

To determine the role of Six family transcription factors in the resistance of neuroblastoma to chemotherapeutic agents.

Awards & Honors (National)

52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Travel Award | American Society of Hematology (ASH) 2010

Awards & Honors (Local)

New York State Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists (Nominee) | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 2014
Outstanding Graduate Student Award | Peking Union Medical College | Beijing, China 2001 - 2002
Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award | Lianoing Province, China 1997
Dongyu Group Scholarship | China Medical University | Shenyang, China 1996
Sino-Swed Pharmaceutical Corp. Ltd. (SSPC) Scholarship | China Medical University | Shenyang, China 1995

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 18 available »

2016 Aug 23
Eberhardt A, Hansen JN, Koster J, Lotta LT, Wang S, Livingstone E, Qian K, Valentijn LJ, Zheng YG, Schor NF, Li X. "Protein arginine methyltransferase 1 is a novel regulator of MYCN in neuroblastoma." Oncotarget. 2016 Aug 23; Epub 2016 Aug 23.
Hansen, JN.; Lotta, LT Jr.; Eberhardt, A.; Schor, NF.; Li, X. "EYA1 expression and subcellular localization in neuroblastoma and its association with prognostic markers". Journal of Cancer Research & Therapy. 2016; 4(2): 11-18. Link
Yang YP, Lotta L, Beutner G, Li X, Schor NF. "Induction of Expression of p75 Neurotrophin Receptor Intracellular Domain Does Not Induce Expression or Enhance Activity of Mitochondrial Complex II." Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. 2016 2016:8752821. Epub 2015 Nov 10.
Yang YP, Wang S, Li X, Schor NF. "Cell Line-Dependent Variability of Coordinate Expression of p75NTR and CRABP1 and Modulation of Effects of Fenretinide on Neuroblastoma Cells." Oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. 2016 2016:7568287. Epub 0/30/2015.
2011 Oct
Soshnev AA, Ishimoto H, McAllister BF, Li X, Wehling MD, Kitamoto T, Geyer PK. "A conserved long noncoding RNA affects sleep behavior in Drosophila." Genetics. 2011 Oct; 189(2):455-68. Epub 2011 Jul 20.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Biochemistry and Molecular Biology | China-Peking Union Medical College2004
MS | Cell Biology, Cytology | China-China Medical University2000
BM | Biomedical Informatics | China-China Medical University1997