Personal profile

Training Experience

1997Postdoctoral Fellowship, Harvard University
2002Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Chicago


  • Proteins
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Macromolecules
  • Genetics: Microbial
  • Aging
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Biochemistry: Proteins
  • Nervous System Diseases

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Research Output 1991 2017

  • 1099 Citations
  • 27 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Editorial

Analysis of [SWI+] formation and propagation events

Du, Z., Goncharoff, D. K., Cheng, X. & Li, L. Apr 1 2017 In : Molecular Microbiology. 104, 1, p. 105-124 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular Chaperones
Protein Conformation
Chromatin Assembly and Disassembly
5 Citations
Gene Expression
HLA Antigens
Gene expression
1 Citations

An insight into the complex prion-prion interaction network in the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Du, Z., Valtierra, S. & Li, L. Nov 1 2014 In : Prion. 8, 6, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Saccharomyces cerevisiae
HLA Antigens
9 Citations

Investigating the interactions of yeast prions: [SWI+], [PSI+], and [PIN+]

Du, Z. & Li, L. 2014 In : Genetics. 197, 2, p. 685-700 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations

Spreading of a Prion Domain from Cell-to-Cell by Vesicular Transport in Caenorhabditis elegans

Nussbaum-Krammer, C. I., Park, K. W., Li, L., Melki, R. & Morimoto, R. I. 2013 In : PLoS Genetics. 9, 3, e1003351

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caenorhabditis elegans