Xiaochao Ma

Xiaochao Ma

Xiaochao Ma, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics
The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, USA


Dr. Ma received PhD in Pharmacology & Toxicology in 2003 at Chinese Academy of Sciences. From 2004 to 2008, Dr. Ma worked as a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Frank Gonzalez’s laboratory at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). In 2008, Dr. Ma started as a tenure-tracked assistant professor at University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC). The long-term goal of Dr. Ma’s research is to improve drug safety of anti-tuberculosis and anti-HIV chemotherapy. Dr. Ma has published almost 40 scientific papers and reviews. Dr. Ma’s research is supported by NIH.

Research Interest

Role of Xenobiotic Nuclear Receptors In Drug Metabolism
Metabolism-Mediated Liver Injury
Functions of Human PXR And CYP3A4 In Vivo