Xiaoxian Cao - Research Technician

131 Koshland Hall
(510) 643-5583
xiaoxian at berkeley.edu

Mailing Address:
University of California Berkeley
16 Barker Hall, MC 3204
Berkeley, CA 94720-3204

Jura, N., Shan, Y., Cao, X., Shaw, D.E. & Kuriyan, J. (2009) Structural analysis of the catalytically inactive kinase domain of the human EGF receptor 3. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106:21608-21613.

Deindl, S., Kadlecek, T.A., Cao, X., Kuriyan, J. & Weiss, A. (2009) Stability of an autoinhibitory interface in the structure of the tyrosine kinase ZAP-70 impacts T cell receptor response. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 106:20699-20704.

Deindl, S., Kadlecek, T.A., Brdicka, T., Cao, X., Weiss, A. & Kuriyan, J. (2007)Structural basis for the inhibition of tyrosine kinase activity of ZAP-70. Cell 129:735-746.

Seeliger, M.A., Nagar, B., Frank, F., Cao, X., Henderson, M.N. & Kuriyan, J. (2007)
c-Src binds to the cancer drug imatinib with an inactive Abl/c-Kit conformation and a distributed thermodynamic penalty.  Structure 15:299-311.

Cao, X. & Fujioka, R.S. (1996) Assessment of virological safety of Oahu's drinking water sources by analysis of F specific RNA phages. Presentation at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 1996.

Marchette, N J.,Cao, X.;Kihara, S.;Martin, J. & Melish, M E. (1995) Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome toxin-1, one possible cause of Kawasaki syndrome? In: Kato H., editor. Kawasaki disease. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science B.V.; pp. 149-155.

Marchette, N.J., Cao, X., Kihara, S., Martin, J. & Melish, M.E. (1995) Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome toxin 1, one possible cause of Kawasaki syndrome? Presentation at the 5th International Kawasaki Disease Symposium, Fukuoka, Japan, May 1995.

Marchette, N., Kihara, S., Low, E., Cao, X., Martin, J. & Melish, M. E. (1994) Staphylococcal TSST-1 is not the cause of Kawasaki syndrome in Hawaii, abstr. B-88, p. 44. In Abstracts of the 94th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology 1994. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C.

Cao, X. (1994) Etiologic significance of staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome toxin 1 in Kawasaki syndrome. Master degree thesis, University of Hawaii, Hawaii.

Previous Experience

Research Technician in Professor John Kuriyan Group
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University of California at Berkeley


Master of Science: Tropical Medicine & Medical Microbiology
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Bachelor of Medical Science: Medicine
Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou, P.R. China.