Post-doctoral Researcher; Supervisor: Dr. Helen Hobbs Dallas, TX, USA
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 11/2017-present
Research on how dysregulation of lipid uptake and trafficking contributes to human diseases.
- Use human genetics to identify genes that contribute to disorders of lipid metabolism.
- Perform functional studies to define the underlying mechanisms.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio, TX, USA
PhD, Molecular Medicine
Dissertation: Regulation of CENP-A/Cse4 by the ubiquitin proteasome system. 08/2010-05/2016
Peking Union Medical College & Tsinghua University Beijing, China
MS, Microbial and Biochemical Pharmacy 09/2007-07/2010
Thesis: Cloning and characterization of the glycoside hydrolases that remove xylosyl group from 7-β-xylosyl-10-deacetyltaxol and its analogues.
Beijing Normal University Beijing, China
BS, Biotechnology 09/2003-07/2007
Dissertation: Complete loss of functional G protein-coupled receptors in mouse pancreatic acinar cell MPC-83.