Xia Yang, PhD

Xia Yang, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology
Member, UCLA Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology Program
Member, Bioinformatics IDP
Member, Molecular Toxicology IDP
Member, Institute for Quantitative and Computational Biosciences



Scientific Interests

Dr. Xia Yang's research utilizes systems biology, bioinformatics and multi-omics approaches to understand the gene regulatory networks that are perturbed by genetic and environmental risks of human complex diseases.

Highlighted Publications

Wang IM, Zhang B, Yang X, Zhu J, Stepaniants S, Zhang C, Meng Q, Peters M, He Y, Ni C, Slipetz D, Crackower MA, Houshyar H, Tan CM, Asante-Appiah E, O'Neill G, Luo MJ, Thieringer R, Yuan J, Chiu CS, Lum PY, Lamb J, Boie Y, Wilkinson HA, Schadt EE, Dai H, Roberts C. Systems analysis of eleven rodent disease models reveals an inflammatome signature and key drivers. Mol Syst Biol. 2012 Jul 17;8:594. doi: 10.1038/msb.2012.24.