HU Xingjie

Assistant Professor

E-mail: huxingjie@shsmu.edu.cn

School of Public Health Shanghai Jiao Tong University Shanghai 200025, China


  • Dr. Xingjie Hu is an assistant professor of the Department of Food Safety and Toxicology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Public Health in China since 2020, whose background is in bioimaging and nanobiology. He received the PhD degree in University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. During the period of last five years he published 18 international scientific articles.

Research Interest

  • Food Safety, Tumor, Nanomaterial Safety and Environmental Epidemiology and Toxicology


  • B.S., Department of Bioengineering, Southeast University (2003-2007)

  • Ph.D., Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics (SINAP), University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (2012-2017)

  • Postdoctoral fellow, School of Public Health, Guangzhou Medical University (2017-2020)


  • 2020-present, Assistant Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Public Health


  • DNA nanotechnology; Food Safety and Toxicology; Tumor; Nanobiology


  • X. Hu#, X. Li#, M. Yin#, P. Li, P. Huang, L. Wang, Y. Jiang, H. Wang, N. Chen*, C. Fan*, H. Song*, Nanodiamonds Mediate Oral Delivery of Proteins for Stem Cell Activation and Intestinal Remodeling in Drosophila, ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 9 (2017) 18575-18583.

  • X. Xie#, X. Hu#, Q. Li, M. Yin, H. Song, J. Hu, L. Wang, C. Fan*, N. Chen*, Unraveling Cell-Type-Specific Targeted Delivery of Membrane-Camouflaged Nanoparticles with Plasmonic Imaging, Nano Lett, 20 (2020) 5228-5235.

  • C. Liu#, X. Hu#, X. Li#, Y. Zhou, H. Wang, C. Fan*, H. Song*, Reprogramming of cancer invasiveness and macrophage education via a nanostructured antagonist of the TGF beta receptor, Materials Horizons, 6 (2019) 1675-1681.

  • X. Hu#, Z. Wang, M. Yin, D. Li, N. Chen*, Effect of Serum on Cellular Uptake of Tetrahedral Deoxyribonucleic Acid Nanostructure, Chinese Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 45 (2017) 951-957.

  • X. Hu#, Z. Wang, C. Fan, H. Song*, Advances in DNA Nanostructure-Based Smart Drug Delivery Systems, Nano Life, 7 (2017).

  • H. Ding#, J. Li#, N. Chen, X. Hu, X. Yang, L. Guo, Q. Li, X. Zuo, L. Wang, Y. Ma*, C. Fan*, DNA Nanostructure-Programmed Like-Charge Attraction at the Cell-Membrane Interface, ACS Cent Sci, 4 (2018) 1344-1351.

  • X. Li#, X. Xie#, Z. Ma#, Q. Li, L. Liu, X. Hu, C. Liu, B. Li, H. Wang, N. Chen*, C. Fan*, H. Song*, Programming Niche Accessibility and In Vitro Stemness with Intercellular DNA Reactions, Adv Mater, 30 (2018) e1804861.

  • Z. Wang#, Y. Luo#, X. Xie, X. Hu, H. Song, Y. Zhao, J. Shi, L. Wang, G. Glinsky, N. Chen*, R. Lal*, C. Fan*, In Situ Spatial Complementation of Aptamer-Mediated Recognition Enables Live-Cell Imaging of Native RNA Transcripts in Real Time, Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 57 (2018) 972-976.

  • Y. Yu, L. Liu, X. Li, X. Hu, H. Song*, The histone H4K20 methyltransferase PR-Set7 fine-tunes the transcriptional activation of Wingless signaling in Drosophila, J Genet Genomics, 46 (2019) 57-59.

  • X. Li#, L. Song#, X. Hu, C. Liu, J. Shi, H. Wang, L. Zhan, H. Song*, Inhibition of Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition and Tissue Regeneration by Waterborne Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles, ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 10 (2018) 3449-3458.