Ligong Chen has completed his PhD from University of California at Berkeley and postdoctoral studies from UCSF School of Medicine and pharmacy. He is the principal investigator in pharmacology and toxicology of Tsinghua University School of Medicine, a premier University in China. He has published more than 20 papers in reputed journals including Nature Genetics, PNAS, and JBC et al.
He is an expert in transporter physiology and pharmacology. His lab is working on various transporters’ role in human diseases, using metabolomics, genomics and proteomics as major tools.