Wei Li

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Name: Wei Li
Gender: Female
Native city: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Citizenship: China
Address & Zip code: Room 513 Building 31, Tsinghua University, 100084
Contact: 86-10-62778942 / 13466368076/ This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
Supervisor: Prof. Guosong Liu


  • 2008.9-10, University of Hamburg, Germany, CINACS Program.
  • 2005.12- present, Tsinghua Univ. Medical School. PhD Candidate, Major: Neuroscience
  • 2002. 9- 2005.12, Tsinghua Univ. Biological Dept. Master Candidate, Major: Bioinformatics
  • 2000. 9-2002.7, Zhejiang Univ. Computer Sci. Dept. B.S. Major: Computer Science
  • 1998. 9-2002.7, Zhejiang Univ. Biological Dept. B.S. Major: Biotechnology

Research topics

  • 2006-2008: Research on how drug X reverse cognitive decline and synaptic loss in transgenic mice.
  • 2006-2007: Research on how drug regulate certain genes on rats hippocampus neuron cell culture.
  • 2005-2007: Try to build up a model for how does different ca flux regulated the neuron system.
  • 2003-2005: Research on the relationship of revolution and gene-neighborhood or gene loss from prokaryote to eukaryotes.
  • 2002: Build up a multimedia courseware for teaching C++.
  • 2002: How to build up a web-based biological information platform in a classical molecular lab.

Honors and Awards

  • 2003-2004: Guanghua Scholarship, Tsinghua Univ.
  • 2000-2001: Excellent Student Scholarship, Zhejiang Univ.
  • 1999-2000: Excellent Student Scholarship, Zhejiang Univ.
  • 1998-1999: Excellent Student Scholarship, Zhejiang Univ.


Relevance to CINACS:

  • Skills had already masked:
  • 4 Behavior test for Rodents: Water Maze, Novel Object Recognition, Open field, Barner Maze.

  • Immunohistochemistry and Immunofluorescence on mice brain, quantitative those images.

  • Hippocampus neuron cell culture technology on both rats and mice.
  • Mice surgery for collect CSF and blood, microdialysis.
  • Elisa, PCR
  • Familiar with neuron network simulation by using simulink module in Matlab.
  • Mainly interested in Cognitive neuroscience: Brain Imaging Center NeuroImage Nord at the Institute for Systems Neuroscience in Hamburg.

Social activities

  • 2006 2008: Team leader in transgenic mice research group for 9 students.
  • 2006 2008: As a first PHD student of professor Liu, to assist him to build up the laboratory in China by purchasing some important equipments and picking some students.
  • 2004-2006: Assistant manager of state key biological information laboratory. Assist in organizing an international bio-info conference during tenure. The lab is scored top 10 Key labs in China in 2005.
  • 2003-2004: Monitor of graduate school class.
  • 2002-2004: Assistant manager of biology school students in Tsinghua University.
  • 2002-2004: Liaison director of Project Management Association, Tsinghua Univ.
  • 2000-2002: Monitor of undergraduate school class.
  • 1998-2000: Liaison director, biology department, Zhejiang Univ.


Neuro-biology, Design of experiment, Geno molecular biology, Molecular immunology, Microbiology, Enzyme engineering, Genetics, Biostatistics, Tissue culture, Phytophysiology, Cytobiology, Fermentation technology. Database system, Operation system, Compiling technique, Computer network, Object-oriented programming, Digit circuit, Cybereconomy, E-business.
  • 2002. E-business Executive by Zhejiang University.
  • 2005. Senior Nutrition Executive by China Health Care Association.


Simulation of Neural Synapse and Applicationat CINACS Summer School 2008 in Hamburg, September 08 - 12, 2008.

Presentation of the dissertation project and the research results to date

Last Updated ( Thursday, 11 March 2010 )