Education Background

University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS), Beijing, China

Ph.D. 2017-2020

majoring in marine biology in South Chine Sea Institute of Oceangraphy, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Hainan University (HNU), Haikou, China M.S. 2013-2016

majoring in aquaculture in School of Marine Sciences, HNU

Wuhan Polytechnic University (WHPU), Wuhan, China     B.S. 2009-2013

majoring in aquaculture in School of Animal Science and Nutritional Engineering, WHPU


Research experiences

post-doc in School of Marine Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, 2021.03-now



  • Xu Meng, Huang Jing, Shi Yu, et al. Comparative transcriptomic and proteomic analysis of yellow shell and black shell pearl oysters, Pinctada fucata martensii[J]. BMC Genomics. 2019,20:469.
  • Xu Meng, Wei Jingguang, Chen Xiuli, et al. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of small ubiquitin-like modifier (SUMO) genes from grouper (Epinephelus coioides) [J]. Fish & Shellfish Immunology. 2016,48:119-127.
  • Xu Meng, Huang Wen, Liu Wenguang, et al. Growth, shell color segregation, and total antioxidant capacity studies of yellow shell color families selected from Pinctada fucata martensii[J]. Marine Sciences. 2020,44:113-121. (written in Chinese with English abstract)
  • Wei Jingguang, Xu Meng, Chen xiuli, et al. Function analysis of fish Tollip gene in response to virus infection[J]. Fish & Shellfish Immunology. 2015,47, (2):807-816.
  • Shi Yu, Xu Meng, Huang Jing, et al. Transcriptome analysis of mantle tissues reveals potential biomineralization-related genes in Tectus pyramis Born[J]. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2019,29:131-144.

Meng Xu


Address: Haiqin Building NO.3, Zhuhai Campus, SYSU, Tangjiawan, Xiangzhou District, Zhuhai City

Research Interests: molecular biology, fish omics and fish immunology, pigmentation and biomineralization in shellfish