Xiaotang Wang

Associate Professor

Chemistry and Biochemistry; Biomolecular Sciences Institute

Office: CP 308

Phone: 305-348-7544

Email: wangx@fiu.edu

Research Areas

  • Structural and functional characterization of heme proteins containing thiolate axial ligand
  • Design and engineering of metalloproteins for asymmetric catalysis
  • Enzymatic synthesis of chiral synthons
  • NMR spectroscopic study of the active site structure of paramagnetic metalloproteins
  • The role of metal ions in cancer and neurodegenerative diseases


  • BS, Shaanxi Normal University
  • PhD, University of Iowa