Shemin Lu, PhD, Professor/Doctoral supervisor. He is the Chairman of the Shaanxi Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; the Special Allowance Winner of State Council; the Sanqin Talent. He was awarded the outstanding graduate tutor of Xi'an Jiaotong University in 2017 (the 1st batch) and the advanced individual for teaching and educating (the 7th batch). His main research area is molecular pathogenesis and identification of susceptible genes of chronic inflammatory diseases, construction and evaluation of animal models. He has undertaken 1 key project of Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and 4 general projects of NSFC, has published 132 SCI papers, including 74 SCI papers published as the first author/corresponding author, and has written/compiled 4 textbooks as editor-in-chief.