Dr. Xuwen Liu

Xuwen Liu, MD, PhD

Assistant Research Scientist, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Office: 734-615-3821

Areas of Interest

Research Areas

Research Summary

  • Development of novel treatments that target retinal vascular dysfunction to prevent or reverse loss of vision. 
  • Molecular mechanisms by which the tight junctions contribute to control of vascular permeability and blood vessel growth and identifying ways to block or reverse vascular dysfunction in diabetic retinopathy.

Credentials

  • M.D. - Tianjin Medical University, People’s Republic of China
  • Ph.D. - Neuro-Oncology, Tianjin Medical University, People’s Republic of China
  • Postdoctoral
    • Section on Growth Factors, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health 
    • Pathology, Wayne State University

Published Articles or Reviews

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