Xiaoyan Wu MD, PhD

Xiaoyan Wu

Xiaoyan Wu
MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Nephrology; Pediatrics

Contact Information
UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0140
Fax: (716) 323-0292
xwu42@buffalo.edu


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Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology, Baylor College of Medicine (2017)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Richmond University Medical Center (2014)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, Richmond University Medical Center (2012)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Medicine, University of Toronto (1997)
  • PhD, Physiology, University of Toronto (1996)
  • MS, Physiology, University of Toronto (1991)
  • MD, Medicine, Tianjin Medical University (1982)

Employment:

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2017-present)
  • Attending Physician, Nephrology, UBMD Pediatrics, Oishei Children's Hospital (2017-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatric Nephrology, Baylor College of Medicine (2017)
  • Research Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine (2006–2011)
  • Research Associate, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine (1997–2006)
  • Visiting Scholar, University of Louisville, School of Medicine (1986–1989)

Awards and Honors:

  • 44th Pediatric Nephrology Seminar/Renal Pathology/CRRT Course: Partial Travel Grant (2017)
  • American Society of Nephrology: Karen L. Campbell Travel Grant (2016)
  • Richmond University Medical Center: Mario J. Merlino Award (2014)
  • Academy of Medicine of Richmond: 3rd Prize (2013)
  • University of Toronto: Nephrology Postdoctoral Fellowship (09/1996-08/1997)
  • University of Toronto: Open Physiology Fellowship (09/1989-09/1996)
  • University of Louisville: Nephrology Fellowship (07/1986-09/1989)


Journal Articles:

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Abstracts:

  • Villereal ML, Wu X, Zagranichnaya TK, Gurda GT. A TRPC1/TRPC3-Mediated Increase in Store-Operated Calcium Entry is Required for Differentiation of H19-7 Hippocampal Cells. FASEB J. 2005; 19(4).
  • Villereal ML, Zagranichnaya TK, Wu X. Role of Store-Operated Calcium Channels in Regulating Gene Expression. FASEB J. 2003; 17(4).
  • Melo LG, Vieth R, Milojevic S, Sonnenberg H, Wu X. Regulation of Vitamin D in Dahl Rats on High Salt-Low Potassium Diet: Genetic and Neural Influences. FASEB J. 2000; 14(4).
  • Wu X, Babnigg G, Villereal ML. Store-Operated Calcium Entry in HEK-293 Cells: Are Human Transient Receptor Potential (HTRP1, HTRP3 and HTRP4) Proteins Functionally Important?. FASEB J. 2000; 14(4).
  • Wu X, Scholey JW, Sonnenberg H, Melo LG. Renal Vascular Morphology and Hemodynamics in Dahl Rats on High Salt-Low Potassium Diet: Neural and Genetic Influences. FASEB J. 2000; 14(4).
  • Wu X, Ackermann U, Sonnenberg H. The Role of Renal Perfusion Pressure in Control of Urinary Sodium Excretion. FASEB J. 1991; 5(5).
  • Carrasquer G, Wu X, Schwartz M, Rehm WS. Voltage Clamp Studies on Frog Gastric Mucosa. FASEB J. 1990; 4(3).
  • Wu X, Carrasquer G, Rehm WS, Schwartz M, Dinno MA. Microelectrode Studies of Changes in Tear K+ in Presence of Amphotericin B in Frog Cornea. FASEB J. 1989; 3(3).
  • Wu X, Carrasquer G, Rehm WS, Schwartz M, Dinno MA. Effects of SCN- on Electrophysiological Parameters in Cornea. FASEB J. 1988; 2(6).

Professional Memberships:

  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Nephrology

Presentations:

  • "Chyloperitoneum in a Neonate with ESRD on Peritoneal Dialysis: A Case Report" Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2016)
  • "Macrophage Calcium Signaling in Inbred Hypertensive Rat Lines" Annual Meeting, American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (2016)
  • "Efficient Rounding Improves Patient Care and Decreases Resident Duty Hour Violations on CORE Rotation: A Quality Improvement Initiative" Pediatric Research and Fellow Symposium, Texas Childrenā€˜s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine (2016)
  • "Case Report: Flavobacteremia Meningosepticum Bacteremia in a Sickle Beta Cell Patient" 23rd Annual Meeting, Academy of Medicine of Richmond (2012)
  • "Sepsis Actively Modulates Renal Expression of the Tie2-Angiopoietin System During Acute Kidney Injury" Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2008)
  • "TNF-Induces Caspase-Dependent Inflammation in Renal Endothelial Cells" Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2008)
  • "A Novel Method for the Separation and Primary Culture of Glomerular and Nonglomerular Renal Endothelial Cells" Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2007)
  • "An Increase in Store-Operated Channel Activity Occurs During the Differentiation of Hippocampal Neurons" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2007)
  • "Decreased Susceptibility to LPS-Induced Acute Renal Failure in Bak-Deficient Mice" Renal Week, American Society of Nephrology (2006)
  • "A New Model for the Activation of Store-Operated Channels" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2006)
  • "A TRPC1/TRPC3-Mediated Increase in Store-Operated Calcium Entry is Required for Differentiation of H19-7 Hippocampal Cells" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2005)
  • "Role of Store-Operated Calcium Channels in Regulating Gene Expression" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2003)
  • "The Role of Human Transient Receptor Potential Protein 4 (HTRP4) in the Thapsigargin-, Carbachol-, and Diacylglycerol-Stimulatedc Calcium Entry in HEK-293 Cells" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2002)
  • "Regulation of Vitamin D in Dahl Rats on High Salt-Low Potassium Diet: Genetic and Neural Influences" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2000)
  • "Renal Vascular Morphology and Hemodynamics in Dahl Rats on High Salt-Low Potassium Diet: Neural and Genetic Influences" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2000)
  • "Store-Operated Calcium Entry in HEK-293 Cells: Are Human Transient Receptor Potential (HTRP1, HTRP3 and HTRP4) Proteins Functionally Important?" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (2000)
  • "The Role of Renal Perfusion Pressure in Control of Urinary Sodium Excretion" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (1991)
  • "Voltage Clamp Studies on Frog Gastric Mucosa" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (1990)
  • "Microelectrode Studies of Changes in Tear K+ in Presence of Amphotericin B in Frog Cornea" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (1989)
  • "Effects of SCN- on Electrophysiological Parameters in Cornea" Experimental Biology, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (1988)
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Contact Information

UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-0140
Fax: (716) 323-0292
xwu42@buffalo.edu

Looking for a doctor? This faculty member is affiliated with UBMD, the group comprised of practicing physicians who are also professors in the UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

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