Zheman Xiao

Personal Information

Name Zheman Xiao
School or College School of Medicine
Position TitleAssociated professor/ Associated chief physician
Office Address

Research Interest

·Clinical and basic research of migraine

·Mechanism of epilepsy


·1996.9-2001.6 Clinical medicine,School of medicine, Wuhan university, bachelor.

·2001.9-2006.6 Internal Medicine,renmin hospital of Wuhan university, MD.

Oversea Study and Visit

·2008.10-2008.11  Epilepsy center, Molinette hospital, Italy, visiting scholar

·2009.10-2012.12  Washington university in St. Louis,USA, postdoctor.

Honours and Awards

·principal investigator of 2 national natural science fund projects, 1 project of Chinese ministry of education, 2 natural science fund project of Hubei province, 2 projects of Wuhan university.

·Vice chief editor of Clinical symptomatology of neurological disorders 


·Functional analysis of a migraine-associated TRESK K+ channel mutation. J Neurosci. 2013.

·Modulation of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in native sympathetic neurons by ethanol. Int J Physiol Pathophysiol Pharmacol. 2013.

·Negative life events and corticotropin-releasing-hormone receptor1 gene in recurrent major depressive disorder. Sci Rep. 2013.

·PDLIM5 gene polymorphisms and short term antidepressant response in Chinese major depressive disorder. Int J Clin Exp Med. 2013.

·Effects of familial hemiplegic migraine type 1 mutation T666M on voltage-gated calcium channel activities in trigeminal ganglion neurons. J neurophysiol. 2012.

· Interaction between CRHR1 and BDNF Genes Increases the Risk of Recurrent Major Depressive Disorder in Chinese Population. PLoS ONE. 2011.

·Ethanol inhibits voltage-gated sodium channels in cultured superior cervical ganglion neurons. Neuroreport. 2008. 

·Effects of extracellular Ca2+ influx and intracellular Ca2+ release on ethanol-induced cytoplasmic Ca2+ overload in cultured superior cervical ganglion neurons. Neurosci Lett. 2005.

·Trigeminal autonomic headache:diagnostic criteria, differential Diagnosis and treatment according to international headache classification 3β version. Stroke and Nervous Diseases. 2014.

·TRESK channels and migraine. Nervous Diseases and Mental Health. 2014.

·Effect of acid senor ion channels (ASICs) and Na+/H+ exchanger gene expression in seizure attacks. Nervous Diseases and Mental Health. 2013.

·Acid-sensor ion channels activation/inhibition on rats with lithium pilocarpine-induced epilepsy. Chinese journal of experimental surgery. 2012.