Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Xuping Li

Xuping Li, Ph.D.


Xuping Li, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Translational Neurobiology Lab
Department of Systems Medicine and Bioengineering
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Street
Houston, Texas 77030-2707
Phone: 713-441-8035
E-mail: xli2@houstonmethodist.org


Research Interests: Investigate mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration and identify potential therapeutic targets for repositioning drugs by using biological and bioinformatics approaches.

Xuping Li is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Systems Medicine and Bioengineering at the Research Institute. He obtained a M.S. degree in Medicine from Medical School of Soochow University in 2000 and a Ph.D. degree from Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2007. He received his postdoc training in Neuroscience before joining the Research Institute. His research currently focuses on the mechanisms underlying synapse deficiency in Alzheimer’s disease and drug target discovery for Alzheimer’s disease therapy.