Xiaoxi Wang, PhD

Xiaoxi Wang, PhD

Xiaoxi received her B.S. and Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Tsinghua University, Beijing, where she studied metal homeostasis in nutrition and neurodegenerative diseases using fly models. After a year of postdoctoral training on ovarian stem cells at the Stowers Institute in Kansas, she joined the Page-McCaw lab in 2011, where she studied ovarian stem cells and how they were affected by Wnt signaling, HSPGs, and matrix metalloproteinases.