Chemical Biology Program
The Yueming Li Lab
Basic & Translational research in Cancer and Alzheimer’s disease:
From disease mechanism to therapeutic development.
- Target Identification & Drug Discovery
- Chemical Biology & Medicinal Chemistry
- Biochemistry & Enzymology
- Biophysics & Structural Biology
- Animal models & Behavior
- Neurobiology & Neuroinflammation
- Autophagy, Protein Aggregation & Clearance
Nie P, Kalidindi T, Nagle VL, et al. Imaging of Cancer γ-Secretase Activity Using an Inhibitor-Based PET Probe. Clin Cancer Res. 2021;27(22):6145-6155. doi:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-21-0940
Hur, J.-Y., Frost, G. R., Wu, X., Crump, C., Pan, S. J., Wong, E., … Li, Y.-M. (2020). The innate immunity protein IFITM3 modulates γ-secretase in Alzheimer’s disease. Nature. doi:10.1038/s41586-020-2681-2
Mekala, S., Nelson, G., & Li, Y.-M. Recent developments of small molecule γ-secretase modulators for Alzheimer’s disease. RSC Medicinal Chemistry, 11(9), 1003-1022. doi:10.1039/D0MD00196A (2020)
Yueming Li, PhD
- Dr. Yueming Li studies disease mechanism of Cancer and Alzheimer’s, with the goal of developing novel therapeutics for clinical use.
- PhD, University of California Berkeley
- Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York
- Stanford University, Standford CA
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Yueming Li discloses the following relationships and financial interests:
Provision of Services
Cure Alzheimer's Fund
Provision of Services
Jiangsu Continental Medical Development Co
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