Immunology Program

The Ming Li Lab

Research

Pictured: Ming Li
Ming Li, PhD

The pervasive influence of the immune system on human health and disease underscores the importance of mechanistic understanding of immune regulation under pathophysiological conditions. Modern immunology is built on the foundation of clonal selection and pattern recognition theories that emphasize innate and adaptive immune recognition in controlling immune responses.

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The Ming Li Lab

Publications

M. Peng, N. Yin, M.O. Li. SZT2 Dictates GATOR Control of mTORC1 Signaling. Nature 2017, 543: 433-437.

M. Peng, N. Yin, S. Chhangawala, K. Xu, C.S. Leslie, M.O. Li. Aerobic Glycolysis Promotes T Helper 1 Cell Differentiation Through an Epigenetic Mechanism. Science 2016, 354: 481-484.

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People

Pictured: Ming Li

Ming Li, PhD

  • Immunologist Ming Li studies mechanisms of immune regulation, and their relevance to diseases including cancer.
  • PhD, Columbia University
lim@mskcc.org
Email Address
646-888-2371
Office Phone

Members

Briana Nixon

Graduate Student

Ke Xu

Graduate Student

Shengyu (Sherry) Gao
Shengyu (Sherry) Gao
Emily Kansler
Emily Kansler

Graduate Student

Ming Li

Member

Peng Li, PhD
Peng Li

Research Fellow

Shun Li

Research Fellow

Wei Shi, Research Scholar
Wei Shi

Research Scholar

Amy Shyu
Amy Shyu

Graduate Student

Xinxin Wang
Xinxin Wang

Graduate Student

Xian Zhang
Xian Zhang

Research Fellow

Lab Alumni
Michael Bivona
Michael Bivona

Research Technician

Saida Dadi, PhD
Saida Dadi

Research Fellow

Mytrang Do
Mytrang Do

Graduate Student

Ruth Franklin
Ruth Franklin

Graduate Student

Myoungjoo Kim
Myoungjoo Kim

Graduate Student

Ming Liu

Research Fellow

Chong Luo
Chong Luo

Graduate Student

Soyoung Oh, PhD
Soyoung Oh

Research Fellow

Min Peng, PhD
Min Peng

Research Fellow

Ahmed Toure

Research Technician

Na Yin, PhD
Na Yin

Research Fellow

Omar Beckett

Research Technician

Kristelle Capistrano

Senior Research Technician

Chun Chou, Research Fellow
Chun Chou

Research Fellow

Sophia Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant II

Ilona Gutcher

Research Fellow

Davina Kang

Lab Technician

Abira Sarkar

Research Fellow

Efstathios Stamatiades

Research Scholar

Moses Donkor
Moses Donkor

Graduate Student

Qian Ma
Qian Ma

Research Technician

Weiming Ouyang, PhD
Weiming Ouyang

Research Associate

Lab Affilations

Achievements

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar (2016)
  • AAI-BD Biosciences Investigator Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Immunology (2016)
  • Scholar, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (2014)
  • Louise and Allston Boyer Young Investigator Award for Basic Research (2012)
  • Scholar, American Cancer Society (2012)
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  • Scholar, Rita Allen Foundation (2008)

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Disclosures

Doctors and faculty members often work with pharmaceutical, device, biotechnology, and life sciences companies, and other organizations outside of MSK, to find safe and effective cancer treatments, to improve patient care, and to educate the health care community.

MSK requires doctors and faculty members to report (“disclose”) the relationships and financial interests they have with external entities. As a commitment to transparency with our community, we make that information available to the public.

Ming Li discloses the following relationships and financial interests:

  • Leap Therapeutics Inc.
    Provision of Services

The information published here is for a specific annual disclosure period. There may be differences between information on this and other public sites as a result of different reporting periods and/or the various ways relationships and financial interests are categorized by organizations that publish such data.


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