Griffith University

Xin Xiong

Name: Xin Xiong
Position: Honours Student
Research Area: Cancer
Qualifications: B.Sc. (Hons)

Biography: Xin completed his Bachelor of Biopharmaceutical Science in Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, China in 2015, researching the inflammation in liver fibrosis. In 2015, he started his Bachelor of Biomolecular Science in Griffith University and then joined the Discovery Biology group in 2016 to complete his third year project. For his Honours year, Xin is focusing on studying about defining the relationship between RET (Re-arranged during Transfection) and cancer biomarkers.

Discovery Biology:


Awarded Griffith Award for Academic Excellence 2015-2016



WU, X., ZHANG, F., XIONG, X., LU, C., LIAN, N., LU, Y. & ZHENG, S. 2015. Tetramethylpyrazine reduces inflammation in liver fibrosis and inhibits inflammatory cytokine expression in hepatic stellate cells by modulating NLRP3 inflammasome pathway. IUBMB Life, 67, 312-21.