Peng XIE



B.S.   Tsinghua University, Beijing, China (Physics) 2010
M.S.   Tsinghua University, Beijing, China (Bioinformatics) 2013


2008:    Tsinghua Academic Excellence Scholarship
2011:    Invited Speaker for Tsinghua Doctoral Forum of Medical School
2015:    Founders Distinguished Graduate Fellow, The University of Texas at Dallas


  1. Peng Xie*, Yu Liu*, Yanda Li, Michael Q. Zhang and Xiaowo Wang. MIROR: a method for cell-type specific microRNA occupancy rate prediction. Mol Biosyst. 2014  

  2. Sheng M, Zhong Y, Chen Y, Du J, Ju X, Zhao C, Zhang G, Zhang L, Liu K, Yang N, Xie P, Li D, Zhang MQ, Jiang C. Hsa-miR-1246, hsa-miR-320a and hsa-miR-196b-5p inhibitors can reduce the cytotoxicity of Ebola virus glycoprotein in vitro. Sci China Life Sci. 2014

  3. Ye Yuan*, Bing Liu*, Peng Xie, Michael Q. Zhang, Yanda Li, Zhen Xie, Xiaowo Wang. Model-guided quantitative analysis of microRNA-mediated regulation on competing endogenous RNAs using a synthetic gene circuit. PNAS, 2015

  4. Celeste B. Greer, Yoshiaki Tanaka, Yoon Jung Kim, Peng Xie, Michael Q. Zhang, In-Hyun Park and Tae Hoon Kim. Histone deacetylases positively regulate transcription through the elongation machinery. Cell Reports 2015