Penn Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

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Xiaowei Sherry Liu, Ph.D

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Mckay Orthopaedic Research Lab
University of Pennsylvania
426C Stemmler Hall
36th Street and Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2157464668
B.E. (Bioengineering and Instrumentation)
Tsinghua University, 2002.
M.S. (Biomedical Engineering)
Columbia University, 2004.
M. Phil. (Biomedical Engineering)
Columbia University, 2005.
Ph.D. (Biomedical Engineering)
Columbia University, 2007.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Columbia University, 2007-2009.
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Selected Publications

de Bakker CMJ, Altman AR, Tseng W-J, Tribble MB, Li C, Chandra A, Qin L, Liu XS: ╬╝CT-Based, In Vivo Dynamic Bone Histomorphometry Allows 3D Evaluation of the Early Responses of Bone Resorption and Formation to PTH and Alendronate Combination Therapy. Bone 2015 Notes: in press.

Walker MD, Shi S, Russo JJ, Liu XS, Zhou B, Zhang C, Liu G, McMahon DJ, Bilezikian JP, and Guo XE: A trabecular plate-like phenotype is overrepresented in Chinese-American versus Caucasian women. Osteoporosis International 2014 Notes: in press.

Wang B, Lai X, Price C, Thompson WR, Li W, Quabili TR, Tseng W-J, Liu XS, Zhang H, Pan J, Kirn-Safran CB, Farach-Carson MC, and Wang L: Perlecan-containing pericellular matrix regulates solute transport and mechanosensing within the osteocyte lacunar-canalicular system. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 29(4): 878-91, 2014.

Boutroy S, Walker MD, Liu XS, McMahon DJ, Liu G, Guo XE, and Bilezikian JP: Lower cortical porosity and higher tissue mineral density in Chinese-American versus White women. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 29(3): 551-61, 2014.

Peng SL*, Liu XS*, Huang S, Pan H, Zhen W, Zhou G, Luk KDK, Guo XE, and Lu WW: Intervention Timing of Strontium Treatment on Estrogen Depletion-Induced Osteoporosis in Rats: Bone Microstructure and Mechanics. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 32(3): 477-84, 2014 Notes: *authors contributed equally.

Zhou B, Liu XS, Wang J, Lu XL, Fields AJ, and Guo XE: Dependence of mechanical properties of trabecular bone on plate-rod microstructure determined by individual trabecula segmentation (ITS). Journal of Biomechanics 47(3): 702-8, 2014.

Iyer SP, Nikkel LE, Nishiyama KK, Zhang C, McMahon, DJ, Boutroy S, Liu XS, Ratner L, Cohen DJ, Guo XE, Shane E, and Nckolas TL: Kidney transplantation with early corticosteroid withdrawal immunosuppression: paradoxical effects at the central and peripheral skeleton. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 25(6): 1331-41, 2014.

Stein EM, Kepley A, Walker M, Nickolas TL, Nishiyama KK, Zhou B, Liu XS, McMahon DJ, Zhang C, Boutroy S, Cosman F, Nieves J, Guo XE, and Shane E: Skeletal structure in postmenopausal women with osteopenia and fractures is characterized by abnormal trabecular plates and cortical thinning. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research 29(5): 1101-9, 2014.

Wang H, Ji B, Liu XS, Guo XE, Huang Y, Hwang K-C: Osteocyte-viability-based simulations of bone loss and recovery in disuse and reloading. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology 13(1): 153-66, 2014.

Chandra A, Lin T, Tribble MB, Zhu J, Altman AR, Tseng WJ, Zhang Y, Akintoye SO, Cengel K, Liu XS, and Qin L: PTH1-34 alleviates radiotherapy-induced local bone loss by improving osteoblast and osteocyte survival. Bone 67C: 33-40, 2014.

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