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Professor of medicinal chemistry

Former President of China Pharmaceutical University

Institute of Pharmaceutical Science

Phone: 86-25-83271051

Email: xmwu@cpu.edu.cn

Research Summary

Prof. Xiaoming Wu received his PhD fromGraduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyushu University, in 1993 under the supervision of Prof. Kiyoshi Sakai. Then he joined and became the dean of department of medicinal chemistry, China Pharmaceutical University. In 1997, he was promoted to a professor. From 1997 to 2013, He was appointed as president of China Pharmaceutical University. His current research focused on identification, synthesis, SAR studies on bioactive constituents with antitumor, antidiabetic, antihypertensive activities isolated from traditional Chinese medicines. He is also interested in developing facile synthetic strategies in carbohydrate and heterocycle chemistry.


1993       Ph.D., Medicinal chemistry, Kyushu University

Academic Experience

1997-      Professor of Medicinal Chemistry


  1. H. Y.Zhang, Y. W. Wang,  P. Q.Zhu, J.  Liu, S. T.Xu, H. Q.Yao, J. Y.Jiang, W. C. Ye,  X. M.Wu*,J. Y. Xu, Eur. J. Med. Chem.2015, 96, 235.

  2. C. P. Li, W.  Zhu, S. J. Shu, X. M. Wu, H. Liu, Eur. J. Org. Chem.2015, 17, 3743.

  3. Y. C. Zhang, J. Y. Xu,  H. Q.  Yao,   X. M.Wu*,Chem. Biol. Drug Des., 2015, 85, 541.

  4. H. Y.Zhang, P. Q.Zhu, J.  Liu, Y. Lin, H. Q. Yao, J. Y. Jiang, W. C. Ye, X. M. Wu, J. Y. Xu, Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 2015, 25, 728.

  5. J.  Liu,H. Y.Zhang, P. Q.Zhu,  X. M.Wu*, H. Q. Yao, W. C. Ye, J. Y. Jiang, J. Y. Xu, Fitoterapia, 2015, 100, 50.

  6. H. P. Zhou,  A. J. Lin, J. Y.  Xu, X. M. Wu, H. Q. Yao, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2015, 13, 1243.

  7. H. Y.Zhang, P. Q.Zhu, J.  Liu, X. Yang, S. T. Xu, H. Q. Yao, J. Y. Jiang, W. C. Ye, X. M. Wu, J. Y. Xu*, Eur. J. Med. Chem.2014, 87, 159.

  8. Y. L. Su, J. X. Chen, J. Y. Xu, X. M. Wu, A. J. Lin, H. Q. Yao*, Org. Lett. 2014, 16, 4884.

  9. L. Liu,C.Q.Wang,D. Liu,W.G.He,J.Y.Xu,A.J.Lin,H.Q.Yao, G. Tanabe,O. Muraoka,W.J.Xie*,X.M.Wu*.Org. Lett., 2014, 16, 5004.

  10. B. Jiang, X. J. Huang, H. Q. Yao, J. Y. Jiang, X. M. Wu*, S, Y,  Jiang, Q. J.  Wang, T. Lu, J. Y. Xu*, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2014, 12, 2114.

  11. D. Liu, W. J. Xie*, L. Liu, H. Q.  Yao, J. Xu, G. Tanabe, O. Muraoka, X. Wu*, Tetrahedron Lett., 2013, 54, 6333.

  12. D. Liu, W. J. Xie*, J. Y. Xu, H.Q. Yao, G. X. M. Wu, Muraoka, J. Chem. Res., 2013, 715.

  13. Z. Y. Li, H.P. Zhou, X. M. Wu*, H. Q. Yao*, Curr. Med. Chem., 2013, 20, 3641.

  14. R. R. Bai, X. J. Huang, X. Yang, W. Hong, Y.Q. Tang, H. Q. yao, J. Y. Jiang, J. Liu,X. M. Wu*, Bioorg. Med. Chem., 2013, 21, 2495.

  15. W. J. Xie, G. Tanabe*,J. Y. Xu, X. M. Wu, T. Morikawa, M. Yoshikawa, O. Muraoka, Mini-Rev. Org. Chem., 2013,10, 141.

  16. D. H. Li, H. Cai, B. W. Jiang, G. Y. Jiang, G. Y. Liu, Y. T. Wang, L. Wang, H. Q. Yao, X.M. Wu*, Y. J. Sun, J. Y. Xu*, Eur. J. Med. Chem.2013, 59, 322.