Chenli Liu, PhD
Pengcheng Distinguished Professor
Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT)
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Director, Shenzhen Institute of Synthetic Biology, SIAT
Director, CAS Key Laboratory for Quantitative Engineering Biology, SIAT
1068 Xueyuan Blvd, University Town
PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology，CAS
M.S. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology，CASB.S. Bioinformatics,Huazhong University of Science and TechnologyBacterial cell cycle progression and cell size determination mechanisms
PhD Plant Biology, University of California, Riverside
B.S. Biology, Tsinghua UniversityInterested in quantitative and computational biology; focusing on spatial dynamics of bacterial population.
PhD in Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
B.S. in Pharmaceutical Engineering, Hebei University of TechnologyInterested in fabricating model lipid membrane, and reconstituting cellular functions in vitro. Long term goal is to build artificial cell cycle where DNA replication and cell division are coupled and controlled.
PhD Bioengineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University
She is interested in directed evolution of biomolecules by phage-assisted continuous evolution system.
Weirong Liu （刘为荣）
PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
M.S. Microbiology, Xiamen University
B.S. Biotechnology, Shandong Normal University
Bacterial population range expansion and synthetic bacterial cell cycle.
PhD Molecular systems biology, University of Groningen
He is interested in investigating bacterial chromosome replication and cell growth at single cell level.
Wangsheng Lai （赖旺生）
M.S. School of life Sciences, Xiamen University
B.S. School of life Sciences, Xiamen UniversityContinuous directed evolution
M.S. Microbiology, Nanchang University
B.S. Biological Engineering, Science and Technology of Nanchang University
cell cycle relation research
Qian Zhou (周茜)
PhD Developmental biology, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
She is interested in bacteria cancer therapy.
M.S. Queens university of Belfast.
B.S. Hubei university of Chinese Medicine.
She mainly is focusing on bacterial cancer therapy via salmonella reconstruction.
Hao Cheng （程皓）
Research AssistantM.S. Shandong UniversityB.S. Qilu University of TechnologyDesign and engineering mycelium materials based on synthetic biology
Research AssistantB.S. Environmental and ecological engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dong is interested on bacterial anti-cancer therapy. He is now focusing on how to use synthetic biology to engineer bacteria for better tumor treatment.
Research AssistantB.S. Bioengineering (Medicine), Second degree. Bachelor’s Degree of Medicine, JiLin University.My research is focused on two aspects. 1. Modify attenuated Salmonella typhimurium to specifically target tumor. 2. The anti-tumor mechanism of attenuated Salmonella typhimurium.
B.S. Biological Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology
She is interested in directed evolution and bacteriophage reconstruction.
M.S. Fermentation Engineering, South China University of Technology
B.S. Biotechnology, South China University of Technology
Interested in synthetic biology, microbiology. Current researches focus on the mechanisms of E. coli cell cycle events.
PhD candidateB.S. Wuhan University of TechnologyHe is indulged in charm of bacteriophages, and focuses on phage modification or evolution.
B.S. Biological Science. China University of Geosciences
She is interested in directed evolution.
M.S. Food Science and Technology, Yunnan Agricultural University
B.S. Biochemistry, Anhui Polytechnic UniversityHe is interested in exploration on the interaction mechanism of multi-population.
M.Sc. candidateB.S. Biotechnology, Huazhong Agriculture UniversityThe question is mainly about microbial physiology and how to creat a bottom-up synthetic cell, but interests also include microscopy technology, automation device & programing.
B.S. Biotechnology. East China University of Science and Technology.
He is interested in directed evolution and genetic circuits design.
M.Sc. candidateB.S. Biotechnology, Zhejiang Normal UniversityInterested in cancer therapy by synthetic bacteria