Xingrui (George) Mou


PhD Student in Biomedical Engineering, Fall 2020 - Present

Contact Information

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M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering (Duke University, 2020)

B.E. in Biomedical Engineering (Southwest Jiaotong University, China, 2018)

Research Interests

Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering


Fun fact

I can't sing, but I like playing the guitar.



Guitar, Tennis.



  1. Xingrui Mou, Jessica Shah, Rohan Bhattacharya, Titilola D. Kalejaiye, Bowen Sun, Po-Chun Hsu, Samira Musah, “A biomimetic electrospun membrane supports the differentiation and maturation of kidney epithelium from human stem cells,” Bioengineering, 2022
  2. Titilola D. Kalejaiye, Rohan Bhattacharya, Tatiana Travieso, Arinze E. Okafor, Morgan A. Burt, Xingrui Mou, Maria Blasi, Samira Musah, “SARS-CoV-2 Employ BSG/CD147 and ACE2 Receptors to Directly Infect Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Kidney Podocytes”, Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 2022, DOI: 10.3389/fcell.2022.855340,

  3. Makenzie G. Bonner, Hemanth Gudapati, Xingrui Mou, Samira Musah, "Microfluidic systems for modeling human development". Development, 2022, DOI:
  4. Yasmin Roye, Rohan Bhattacharya, Xingrui Mou, Yuhao Zhou, Morgan Burt, and Samira Musah, “A Personalized Glomerulus Chip Engineered from Stem Cell-derived Epithelium and Vascular Endothelium”, Micromachines, 2021, DOI: