Xiaomei Feng

Postdoctoral Scholar
Publications: 
Feng X, Valdearcos M, Uchida Y, Lutrin D, Maze M, Koliwad SK. Microglia mediate postoperative hippocampal inflammation and cognitive decline in mice. JCI Insight. 2017 Apr 06; 2(7):e91229.
Gambús PL, Trocóniz IF, Feng X, Gimenez-Milá M, Mellado R, Degos V, Vacas S, Maze M. Relation between acute and long-term cognitive decline after surgery: Influence of metabolic syndrome. Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Nov; 50:203-8.
Feng X, Maze M, Koch LG, Britton SL, Hellman J. Exaggerated Acute Lung Injury and Impaired Antibacterial Defenses During Staphylococcus aureus Infection in Rats with the Metabolic Syndrome. PLoS One. 2015; 10(5):e0126906.
Wei H, Cao X, Zeng Q, Zhang F, Xue Q, Luo Y, Lee JW, Yu B, Feng X. Ghrelin inhibits proinflammatory responses and prevents cognitive impairment in septic rats. Crit Care Med. 2015 May; 43(5):e143-50.
Zhang F, Feng X, Zeng Q, Wang B, Wilhelmsen K, Li Q, Cao X, Yu B. Sevoflurane induced amnesia inhibits hippocampal Arc expression partially through 5-hydroxytryptamine-7 receptors in the bilateral basolateral amygdala in rats. Neurosci Lett. 2014 Mar 6; 562:13-8.
Zhu YG, Feng XM, Abbott J, Fang XH, Hao Q, Monsel A, Qu JM, Matthay MA, Lee JW. Human mesenchymal stem cell microvesicles for treatment of Escherichia coli endotoxin-induced acute lung injury in mice. Stem Cells. 2014 Jan; 32(1):116-25.
Zhu YG, Hao Q, Monsel A, Feng XM, Lee JW. Adult stem cells for acute lung injury: remaining questions and concerns. Respirology. 2013 Jul; 18(5):744-56.
Feng X, Degos V, Koch LG, Britton SL, Zhu Y, Vacas S, Terrando N, Nelson J, Su X, Maze M. Surgery results in exaggerated and persistent cognitive decline in a rat model of the Metabolic Syndrome. Anesthesiology. 2013 May; 118(5):1098-105.
Vacas S, Degos V, Feng X, Maze M. The neuroinflammatory response of postoperative cognitive decline. Br Med Bull. 2013; 106:161-78.
Su X, Feng X, Terrando N, Yan Y, Chawla A, Koch LG, Britton SL, Matthay MA, Maze M. Dysfunction of inflammation-resolving pathways is associated with exaggerated postoperative cognitive decline in a rat model of the metabolic syndrome. Mol Med. 2012; 18:1481-90.
Peng Z, Zhu Y, Zhang Y, Wilhelmsen K, Jia C, Jin J, Xue Q, Feng X, Zhang F, Yu B. Effects of ghrelin on pulmonary NOD2 mRNA expression and NF-?B activation when protects against acute lung injury in rats challenged with cecal ligation and puncture. Int Immunopharmacol. 2012 Aug; 13(4):440-5.
Zhang F, Feng X, Dong R, Wang H, Liu J, Li W, Xu J, Yu B. Effects of clonidine on bilateral pain behaviors and inflammatory response in rats under the state of neuropathic pain. Neurosci Lett. 2011 Nov 21; 505(3):254-9.
Liu XS, Xue QS, Zeng QW, Li Q, Liu J, Feng XM, Yu BW. Sevoflurane impairs memory consolidation in rats, possibly through inhibiting phosphorylation of glycogen synthase kinase-3ß in the hippocampus. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2010 Nov; 94(4):461-7.
Liu J, Zhao X, Cao J, Xue Q, Feng X, Liu X, Zhang F, Yu B. Differential roles of PKA and Epac on the production of cytokines in the endotoxin-stimulated primary cultured microglia. J Mol Neurosci. 2011 Oct; 45(2):186-93.
Feng X, Zhang F, Dong R, Wang H, Liu J, Liu X, Li W, Yao J, Xu J, Yu B. Effects of hydroxyethyl starch (130 kD) on brain inflammatory response and outcome during normotensive sepsis. Int Immunopharmacol. 2010 Aug; 10(8):859-64.
Feng X, Zhang F, Dong R, Li W, Liu J, Zhao X, Xue Q, Yu B, Xu J. Intrathecal administration of clonidine attenuates spinal neuroimmune activation in a rat model of neuropathic pain with existing hyperalgesia. Eur J Pharmacol. 2009 Jul 1; 614(1-3):38-43.
Yan W, Wang HD, Feng XM, Ding YS, Jin W, Tang K. The expression of NF-E2-related factor 2 in the rat brain after traumatic brain injury. J Trauma. 2009 May; 66(5):1431-5.
Jia H, Feng X, Li W, Hu Y, Zeng Q, Liu J, Xu J. Recombinant human erythropoietin attenuates spinal neuroimmune activation of neuropathic pain in rats. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2009; 39(1):84-91.
Yan W, Wang HD, Zhu L, Feng XM, Qiao L, Jin W, Tang K. Traumatic brain injury induces the activation of the Nrf2-ARE pathway in the lung in rats. Brain Inj. 2008 Sep; 22(10):802-10.
Liu J, Li W, Zhu J, Zhang J, Feng X, Guan R, Xu J. The effect of pentoxifylline on existing hypersensitivity in a rat model of neuropathy. Anesth Analg. 2008 Feb; 106(2):650-3, table of contents.
Zhu J, Wei X, Feng X, Song J, Hu Y, Xu J. Repeated administration of mirtazapine inhibits development of hyperalgesia/allodynia and activation of NF-kappaB in a rat model of neuropathic pain. Neurosci Lett. 2008 Mar 5; 433(1):33-7.
Huang H, Yin R, Zhu J, Feng X, Wang C, Sheng Y, Dong G, Li D, Jing H. Exogenous melatonin ameliorates hepatic injury in a rat cardiopulmonary bypass model. Eur J Pharmacol. 2008 Feb 12; 580(3):416-24.
Huang H, Yin R, Zhu J, Feng X, Wang C, Sheng Y, Dong G, Li D, Jing H. Protective effects of melatonin and N-acetylcysteine on hepatic injury in a rat cardiopulmonary bypass model. J Surg Res. 2007 Sep; 142(1):153-61.
Yin R, Zhu J, Shao H, Cheng X, Feng X, Li Z, Jing H. Inhibition of chemokine receptor CCR2 and CCR5 expression contributes to simvastatin-induced attenuation of cardiac allograft vasculopathy. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2007 May; 26(5):485-93.
Feng X, Yan W, Wang Z, Liu J, Yu M, Zhu S, Xu J. Hydroxyethyl starch, but not modified fluid gelatin, affects inflammatory response in a rat model of polymicrobial sepsis with capillary leakage. Anesth Analg. 2007 Mar; 104(3):624-30.
Yu M, Shao D, Yang R, Feng X, Zhu S, Xu J. Effects of ketamine on pulmonary inflammatory responses and survival in rats exposed to polymicrobial sepsis. J Pharm Pharm Sci. 2007; 10(4):434-42.
Feng X, Hu Y, Ding J, Ge Y, Song J, Ai Q, Zhang Z, Xu J. Early treatment with hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 causes greater inhibition of pulmonary capillary leakage and inflammatory response than treatment instituted later in sepsis induced by cecal ligation and puncture in rats. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2007; 37(1):49-56.
Liu J, Feng X, Yu M, Xie W, Zhao X, Li W, Guan R, Xu J. Pentoxifylline attenuates the development of hyperalgesia in a rat model of neuropathic pain. Neurosci Lett. 2007 Feb 2; 412(3):268-72.
Feng X, Ren B, Xie W, Huang Z, Liu J, Guan R, Duan M, Xu J. Influence of hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 in pulmonary neutrophil recruitment and acute lung injury during polymicrobial sepsis in rats. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2006 Oct; 50(9):1081-8.
Feng X, Liu J, Yu M, Zhu S, Xu J. Protective roles of hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 in intestinal inflammatory response and survival in rats challenged with polymicrobial sepsis. Clin Chim Acta. 2007 Feb; 376(1-2):60-7.
Feng X, Yan W, Liu X, Duan M, Zhang X, Xu J. Effects of hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 on pulmonary capillary leakage and cytokines production and NF-kappaB activation in CLP-induced sepsis in rats. J Surg Res. 2006 Sep; 135(1):129-36.
Wang J, Zhang C, Chen D, Liu X, Feng X. Lipoprotein (a) and its immune complexes in dyslipidemic subjects. Clin Biochem. 2004 Aug; 37(8):710-3.