Prof. Xiaodong LIU
BSc,MPhil, PhD

Research Assistant Professor (Non-clinical)
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Interests
Pain neurocircuitry; Chronic pain mechanisms; Sepsis; Autophagy


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(*corresponding author, ^co-first author)


  • Wang K Zhan Y, …5 authors…, Liu X, Du B, Wei X and Xiao J (2020) Tubeimoside I-induced lung cancer cell death and they underlying crosstalk between lysosomes and mitochondria. Cell Death Dis Accepted.
  • Wang K^, Liu X^, Liu Q^, Ho IHT, …8 authors…, Zhang L, Chan MTV, Wu WKK, Du B and Xiao J (2020) Hederagenin potentiated cisplatin- and paclitaxel-mediated cytotoxicity by impairing autophagy in lung cancer cells. Cell Death Dis Accepted.
  • Ho IHT, Chan MTV, Wu WKK*, Liu X* (2020) Spinal microglia-neuron interactions in chronic pain. J Leukoc Biol Online ahead of print.
  • Yuan Q, Liu X, Xian Y, Yao M, Zhang X, Huang P, Wu W, Lin Z (2020) Satellite glia activation in dorsal root ganglion contributes to mechanical allodynia after selective motor fiber injury in adult rats. Biomed Pharmacother 127:110187.
  • Ho J^, Chan H^, Liang Y^, Liu X^, Zhang L^, …17 authors…Wu WKK (2020) Cathelicidin preserves intestinal barrier function in polymicrobial sepsis. Crit Care 24:47.
  • Wang K, Gong Q, Zhan Y, Chen B, Yin T, Lu Y, Zhang Y, Wang H, Ke J, Du B, Liu X*, Xiao J* (2020) Blockage of autophagic flux and induction of mitochondria fragmentation by paroxetine hydrochloride in lung cancer cells promotes apoptosis via the ROS-MAPK pathway. Front Cell Dev Biol 7:397.