Junjie Xiao, PhD

Professor, Director of Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences in Shanghai University, Shanghai, China; Vice Dean of School of Life Science, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China

He is the Associate Editor of Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research, Associate Editor of BMC Sports Science, Medicine& Rehabilitation, Associate Editor of Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, Editorial Board of BMC Medicine, Editorial Board of Cell Transplantation, and Editorial Board of Journal of Thoracic Disease. In addition, he has been the guest editor of Current Genomics, Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry, Current Stem Cell Research & Therapy, Frontiers in Genetics, and Medicinal Chemistry. He is the author or co-author of many scientific articles, including Cell Metabolism, Nature Communications, Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics, Circulation, and Theranostics. He has been the reviewer of Physiological Reviews, Obesity Reviews, Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Journal of Molecular Medicine, BMC Medicine, Human Genetics, European Journal of Human Genetics etc.

His major research interest is cardiac regeneration and ageing, especially using exercise as a platform to identify novel targets for enhancing cardiac regeneration and combating cardiac aging.