Jin Li, PhD

State Key Laboratory of pulmonary diseases, 1st Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Canton, China

Professor Jin Li received her PhD from Medical School of Cardiff University in Department of Surgery, studying the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the bony metastasis of cancer. She had her post-doctoral training at Royal Marsden Hospital & Institute of Cancer Research, UK. Then she took her first faculty position appointment as principal investigator at State Key Laboratory of pulmonary diseases of China, where she established lung cancer program and supervising postgraduates each year.

Her major research focuses involved two broad areas: (1) oncogene or tumor suppressor gene function regarding to cancer bony metastasis, which contribute to cancer biomarker discovery and early diagnosis; and (2) tumor immunotherapy and PDX model establishment.