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Yize Li

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Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 7501
Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 7501
Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 7501
Biography: 

Yize (Henry) Li is an assistant professor in the School of Life Sciences. He came to ASU from the University of Pennslyvania Perelman School of Medicine. His research focuses on antiviral innate immunity. Two recent studies have focused on the pathogenesis of Middle East respiratory coronavirus and endogenous double-stranded RNA induced CNS damage in the absence of ADAR1 activity, funded by the National Institutes of Health. 

Education: 

Ph.D. Institute Pasteur of Shanghai. Mentor: Prof Vincent Deubel, 2005-2012. 

Fall 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 353Cell Biology
MIC 498Pro-Seminar
MIC 591Seminar
MIC 791Seminar
Summer 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 495Undergraduate Research
Honors / Awards: 

1R21AI138564-01     02/22/2018 - 01/31/2020   NIH/NIAID

Endogenous double-stranded RNA induced CNS damage in the absence of ADAR1 activity

Professional Associations: 

American Society for Virology

Work History: 

2013-2016 : Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Microbiology Mentor: Susan R. Weiss, PhD

2016-2020: Research Associate
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Microbiology Mentor: Susan R. Weiss, PhD