(1.)Basic Information


   Cao Yongxiao

   Ph D 
   Doctoral supervisor 

   Editorial board member of Northwest Pharmaceutical Journal
   Editorial board member of The Open Nitric Oxide Journal 
   Editorial board member of Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology


   Peer reviewer of European Journal of Pharmacology

   Peer reviewer of Chinese Pharm acological Bulletin

   Peer reviewer of Journal of  Xi’an Jiaotong University (Medical Sciences)



Pharmacology for undergraduate of five year system in clinical medicine, forensic, prevention, nursing, and stomotology

Pharmacology for undergraduate of four year system in pharmacy and pharmaceutical science
Pharmacology for undergraduate of seven year system in clinical medicine and in life science
Pharmacology for foreign students
Discover and scan of new drug, vascular receptors and diseases for graduate students
Supervising graduate students and undergraduate experimental design
(5.)Scientific Research

1.      Zhang LX, Chen XL, Yang PB, Zhang SQ, Cao YX. Vasorelaxant and antihypertensive effects of ZCM298, a dihydropyridine derivative, are through inhibiting              extracellular calcium influx. Pharmacological Reports2013, 65, 69-79

2.        Sun T, Wang J, Huang LH, Cao YX. Antihypertensive effect of formononetin through regulating the expressions of eNOS, -HT2A/1B receptorsand a1-  adrenoceptorsinspontaneously rat arteries. European Journal of Pharmacology 699 (2013) 241–249

3.         Cao L, Zhang Y, Cao YX, Edvinsson L, Xu CB. Cigarette smoke upregulates rat coronary artery endothelin receptors in vivo. PLoS ONE.2012;7(3):e33008.(IF 4.092)

4.        Cao L, Zhang Y, Cao YX, Edvinsson L, Xu CB. 2012. Secondhand Smoke Exposure Causes Bronchial Hyperreactivity via Transcriptionally Upregulated          Endothelin and 5-hydroxytryptamine 2A Receptors. PLoS One 7, e44170.

5.        Cao L, Xu CB, Zhang Y, Cao YX, Edvinsson L. 2012. Secondhand cigarette smoke exposure causes upregulation of cerebrovascular 5-HT(1) (B) receptors    via the Raf/ERK/MAPK pathway in rats. Acta Physiol (Oxf) 2013, 207, 183-93

6.         Li, J, Cao YX, Liu Y, et al. Minimally modified LDL upregulates endothelin type B receptors in rat basilar artery. Microvasc Res, 2012. 83 (2): 178-84 (IF 2.828)

7.        Li J, Cao YX, Yuan ZY, Cu CB. Minimally modified LDL upregulates endothelin type B receptors in rat coronary artery via ERK1/2 MAPK and NF-kappaB    pathways. Biochim Biophys Acta, 2012,1821:582-9 (IF 5.269)

8.      Guo ZJ, Zhou K, Cao YX, Li Y, Zhang SQ. Synthesis and antihypertensive activity evaluation in spontaneously hypertensive rats of lacidipine analogues. Med Chem Res.2012;21:1647–1651(IF 1.271)

9.       Sun T., Wang, J., Huang, L.H., Cao, Y.X. 2012. Antihypertensive effect of formononetin through regulating the expressions of eNOS, 5-HT(2A/1B) receptors and alpha(1)-adrenoceptors in spontaneously hypertensive rat arteries. Eur J Pharmacol.

10.     Xu W.Q., Xiong, Z.Z., Chen, T.T., Gao, X.Y., Yu, H., Zhang, S.Q., Cao, Y.X. 2012. Vasodilation effect of 2-benzyl-5-hydroxy-6-methoxy-3, 4-dihydroisoquinolin-1-one. Arch Pharm Res 35, 1471-1477.

11.      Zhang L.X., Zhang, S.Q., Cao, Y.X. 2012. Vasodilation and hypotension of CZ454, an analogue of lacidipine through inhibiting extracellular calcium influx.  Arzneimittelforschung 62, 439-445.

12.     Huang LH, He JY, Yuan BX, Cao YX. Lipid soluble smoke particles upregulate endothelin receptors in rat basilar artery. Toxicology Letters. 2010;197:243255

13.    Jie Li, Yong-Xiao Cao, Kun-Lun Chena, Lei Cao, Zhao Ma and Cang-Bao Xu. Regional variations of vasomotor mediated by G-protein coupled receptors  following heat stress in rats. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 201062: 315–322

14.     Ying Lei, Yongxiao Cao, Yaping Zhang, Lars Edvinsson and Cang-bao Xu. Activation of JNK results in airway contractile hyperresponsiveness to  thromboxane receptor agonist. European Journal of Pharmacology. 2010634149161

15.      Fan LH, Tian HY, Wang J, Huo JH, Hu Z, Ma AQ, Cao YX. Downregulation of Kir6.1/SUR2B channels in the obese rat aorta. Nutrition 2009,25:359-363.

16.      Fan LH, Tian HY, Yang ML, Ma AQ, Hu Z, Bai XJ, Cao YX. High-fat diet may impair K(ATP) channels in vascular smooth muscle cells. Biomedecine &  pharmacotherapy, 2009,63:165-170.

17.      Long LH, Zhang YT, Wang XF, Cao YX. Montmorillonite adsorbs urea and accelerates urea excretion from the intestine. Applied Clay Science,    2009,46(1): 57-62

18.     Liu H, Bai XB, Shi SCao YX. Hydrogen sulfide protects from intestinal ischaemia-reperfusion injury in rats. The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology,  2009.61:207-212.

19.      Long JW, Yang XD, Cao L, Lu SM, Cao YX. Alteration of airway responsiveness mediated by receptors in ovalbumin-induced asthmatic E3 rats. Acta  pharmacologica Sinica,2009,30:965-972.

20.      Ma Z, Long LH, Liu J, Cao YX. Montmorillonite adsorbs uric acid and increases the excretion of uric acid from the intestinal tract in mice. Journal of  Pharmacy and Pharmacology,2009,61: 1499-504.

21.      Shahzad M, Yang X, Raza Asim MB, Sun Q, Han Y, Zhang F, Cao YXLu SM. Black seed oil ameliorates allergic airway inflammation by inhibiting T-cell    proliferation in rats. Pulmonary pharmacology & therapeutics, 2009,22:37-43.

22.     Zhang JY, Cao L, Zheng XH, Xu CB, Cao YX. Dimethylsulfoxide-soluble smoking particles and nicotine affect vascular contractibility. Arch Pharm Res,  2009,32:1479-1485.

23.      Zhang YT, Wang XF, Long LH, Liu T, Cao YX. Montmorillonite adsorbs creatinine and accelerates creatinine excretion from the intestine. The Journal of                  pharmacy and pharmacology,2009, 61;459-464


 2005  Visit Scholar, Glostrup Hospital, University Hospital of Copenhagen,Denmark
2001-2004  Xian Jiaotong University, Ph.D. (biochemistry & molecular biology) 
2002-2003  Visitor scholar in 
Lund UniversitySweden
1982-1985  Xi’an Medical University,  M. Sc. (Pharmacology)
Xi’an Medical University,  M.D. & B.Sc. (Medicine)


 Department of Pharmacology 

Xi`an Jiaotong University College of Medicine


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