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Yunjian Xu

Yunjian Xu, Chinese biomedical researcher. Achievements include research in cloned and studied the first pyrimidine nucleoside monophosphate kinase in human mitochondria. Grantee, Wenner-Grenska Samfundet Foundation, 2006. Member of American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Background

  • Xu, Yunjian was born on October 10, 1973 in Rizhao, Shan Dong Province, China. Son of Guiyong Xu and Jiying Zhao.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Peking University, Beijing, 2002.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 2005—2008, senior researcher, since 2008.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in cloned and studied the first pyrimidine nucleoside monophosphate kinase in human mitochondria.

    Membership

    Member of American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

    Connections

    • Married Zhihong Liu, January 2, 2008.
    • father: Guiyong Xu
    • mother: Jiying Zhao
    • spouse: Zhihong Liu
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    Born October 10, 1973
    (age 43)
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    • 2002
      Peking University
    • 2005 - 2008
      Postdoctoral Karolinska Institute
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

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