The following are news publications from a variety of sources about students and research from the Xiao Wang lab. Click the title to be taken to the full article.

Ph.D Thesis Defense
August 10, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Christophe Faucon for successfully defending your Ph.D thesis!

Control of synthetic gene networks and its applications
May 25, 2017
Congratulations to David for the article published in Quantitative Biology.

Ph.D Thesis Defense
May 22, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Fuqing Wu for successfully defending your Ph.D thesis!

Engineering of a synthetic quadrastable gene network to approach Waddington landscape and cell fate determination
April 11, 2017
Congratulations to Fuqing for the article published in eLIFE.

Genome Reprogramming for Synthetic Biology
March 23, 2017
Congratulations to Kylie for the article published in Frontiers of Chemical Science and Engineering.

Nonlinear dynamical networks research published in Nature Communications
April 15, 2016

Peter E. Crouch Excellence Fund Fellowship
November 06, 2015
Congratulations to Fuqing Wu for getting the Peter E. Crouch Excellence Fund Fellowship award!

Ph.D Thesis Defense
October 20, 2015
Congratulations to Dr. Riqi Su for successfully defending your Ph.D thesis!

Xiao lab member awarded an AHA Predoctoral Fellowship!
October 1, 2015
Congratulations to Fuqing Wu!

Emergent Dynamics from Quorum Eavesdropping
December 18, 2014
Fuqing Wu and David Menn have their paper previewed in CellPress

Biomedical research reveals secrets of cell behavior
July 16, 2013

Young students learn their way around research lab in summer internship
June 3, 2012
Our synthetic biology lab was one of the biomedical engineering labs that participated in this summer’s internship program. Thirty-four high school students and college undergraduates are getting an immersive experience this summer in the world of research in Arizona State University’s biomedical engineering laboratories.

Fulton faculty profile: Xiao Wang
Dec. 12, 2011
Xiao Wang featured in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering newsletter, In the Loop.

Engineering student wins prestigious Marshall Scholarship
Nov. 23, 2011
Congratulations to iGEM team member and biomedical engineering undergraduate student, Madeline Grade! She has been awarded the Marshall Scholarship, one of the most prominent post-graduate scholarships given to college and university students in the United States.

ASU’s first iGEM team
Nov. 1, 2011
A multidisciplinary group of students has formed ASU’s first team to enter the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition (iGEM), the premier undergraduate synthetic biology competition. Learn more about iGEM at and

Bioengineers expanding work to solve cardiovascular health challenges
June 28, 2011
Biomedical research at Arizona State University will be boosted with support from the American Heart Association for the work of three bioengineers.Grants from the association recently were awarded to Brent Vernon, associate professor, and David Frakes and Xiao Wang, assistant professors.