Tsinghua University (2008), Chemistry
Graduate School
Tsinghua University (2012), Life Sciences

Research Interest

  • Cholesterol Metabolism, Biosynthesis and Signaling
  • Lysosomal Membrane Proteins and Lysosomal Storage Diseases


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Structure of human Dispatched-1 provides insights into Hedgehog ligand biogenesis.
Chen H, Liu Y, Li X, Life Sci Alliance 2020 Aug 3 8
Cryo-EM structures of intact V-ATPase from bovine brain.
Wang R, Long T, Hassan A, Wang J, Sun Y, Xie XS, Li X, Nat Commun 2020 Aug 11 1 3921

Honors & Awards

  • Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award
  • Tri-Institutional (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Research Center, Rockefeller University and Weill Cornell Medicine) Breakout Prize for Junior Investigators
  • The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Fellow of the Life Sciences Research Foundation
  • C.H. Li Memorial Scholar Fund Award, Rockefeller University