Chunhui Xu, PhD


Titles and Roles

Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Research Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


Chunhui Xu, PhD, is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Xu is member of the Cell and Molecular Biology Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute.


Dr. Xu received her PhD from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. She completed her postdoctoral training at the Burnham Institute in San Diego, California.


Research in Dr. Xu's laboratory is focused on human cardiomyocytes derived from human pluripotent stem cells, which hold promise for cardiac cell therapy, disease modeling, drug discovery, and the study of developmental biology. They are also collaborating with investigators at Georgia Tech, Emory University, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, to explore the application of nanotechnology and tissue engineering in stem cell research.


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