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Adjunct Faculty

HOU, Shengtao    Professor

Email:

houst_AT_sustech.edu.cn

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Research Area:

◆Development of clinical relevant animal models to investigate molecular mechanisms of neuronal necroptosis: a specialized pathway of programmed cell death and development of drugs which protect neurons against necroptosis. ◆Investigation of molecular mechanisms of microglial activation and its impact on signaling pathways of neuronal necroptosis. ◆Establishment of mass spectrometry based imaging technologies to investigate changes of brain peptides and lipids during neuronal necroptosis.

Educational Background

1988-1991 Ph.D. Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow

1984-1987 M.Sc. Northeast Normal University, China,

1980-1984 B.Sc. Liaoning Normal University, China


Professional Experience

2013-present: Professor,Department of Biology, Southern University of Science and Technology,China

2008-2013: Group Leader, Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council of Canada

2005-2013: Chair, Institute Biohazard Committee, Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council of Canada

2000-2005: Associate Research Officer (tenured), Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council Canada.

1996-2000: Assistant Research Officer, Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council Canada.

1993-1996: Research Associate (Postdoctoral Fellow): Department of Biochemistry, University of Bristol, UK,

1991-1993: Postdoctoral Fellow: Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College, University of London, UK


Honors & Awards

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