上海科技大学人力资源管理
ShanghaiTech University Human Resources
Xuekai Zhu     Research Associate Professor, PI
InstituteSIAIS
Research Areacell biology
Contact Info.zhuxk@@shanghaitech.edu.cn
 
 Biography 
1998-2002 B.Sc. in microbiology, Anhui University, Hefei, China
2003-2005 M.Sc. in hydrobiology, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
2005-2006 Research Assistant, Beijing Genomics Institute
2006-2010 Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology, Institute of Microbiology,Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
2010-2011 Postdoc, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2011-2015 Postdoc, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
2015 (Jan.-June.) Postdoc, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
2015.09-now Research Associate Professor, Principle Investigator,Shanghai Institute for Advanced Immunochemical Studies (SIAIS), ShanghaiTech University, Shanghai,China
 Research Interests 
Developing engineered tumor-specific T cells for treating more cancer patients.
 Selected Publications 
1. Zhu, X. and Niedermann, G. (2015). Rapid and efficient transfer of the T cell aging marker CD57 from glioblastoma stem cells to CAR T cells. Oncoscience 2,476-482.

2. Zhu, X., Prasad, S., Gaedicke, S., Hettich, M., Firat, E., and Niedermann, G. (2015). Patient-derived glioblastoma stem cells are killed by CD133-specific CAR T cells but induce the T cell aging marker CD57. Oncotarget 6, 171-184.

3. Gaedicke, S., Braun, F., Prasad, S., Machein, M., Firat, E., Hettich, M., Gudihal, R., Zhu, X., Klingner, K., Schuler, J., Herold-Mende, C.C., Grosu, A.L., Behe, M., Weber, W., Macke, H., and Niedermann, G. (2014). Noninvasive positron emission tomography and fluorescence imaging of CD133+ tumor stem cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111, E692- 701.

4. Zhang, G., Liu, R., Zhu, X., Wang, L., Ma, J., Han, H., Wang, X., He, W., Wang, W., Liu, C., Li, S., Sun, M., and Gao, B. (2013). Retargeting NK-92 for anti-melanoma activity by a TCR-like single-domain antibody. Immunol Cell Biol 91, 615-624.

5. Wang, L., Liu, X., Zhu, X., Wang, W., Liu, C., Cui, H., Sun, M., and Gao, B. (2013). Generation of single-domain antibody multimers with three different self-associating peptides. Protein Eng Des Sel 26, 417-423.

6. Zhu, X., Wang, L., Liu, R., Flutter, B., Li, S., Ding, J., Tao, H., Liu, C., Sun, M., and Gao, B. (2010). COMBODY: one-domain antibody multimer with improved avidity. Immunol Cell Biol 88, 667-675.