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Yaowang Li Ph.D.

2018 Travel award of 2018 Kuo symposium on 3D-EM of macromolecules and cells
2018 National Natural Science Funds of China
2017 General Financial Grant from the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation
2017 Advanced Innovation Fellow, Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Structural Biology
2017 Postdoc research support of Tsinghua University


2004-2008Jiangxi Agricultural University BSc.

2008-2011China Agricultural University MSc.

2011-2017Leiden University in Netherlands Ph.D.

2017-PresentSchool of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University Postdoc.

Main Reaearch Fields

1. QSAR research of anti-oxidant peptide

2. Cryo-em image processing and reconstruction method of protein nano-crystal

3. Reconstruction method of protein filament

Selected Publications

1. Li Y.*, Zhao C.*, Luo F.*, Liu Z., Gui X., Luo Z., Zhang X., Li D., Liu C., Li X. (2018) Amyloid fibril structure of α-synuclein determined by cryo-electron microscopy, Cell Research, pp. 1-7 (*co-first author)

2. van Genderen E.*, LI Y.W.*, Nederlof I., Abrahams,J.P. (2016) Lattice filter for processing image data of three-dimensional protein nanocrystals, Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography, vol 72, pp. 34-39. (* co-first author)

3. Nederlof, I, Li, Y.W., van Heel, M., Abrahams, J.P., (2013) Imaging protein three-dimensional nanocrystals with cryo-EM, Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography, vol. 69,pp. 852-859.

4. Nederlof, I, van Genderen, E., Li, Y.W., Abrahams, J.P., (2013) A Medipix quantum area detector allows rotation electron diffraction data collection from submicrometre three-dimensional protein crystals, Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography, 69, pp. 1223-1230.

5. Li Y.W., Li B., (2013) Characterization of structure-antioxidant activity relationship of peptides in free radical systems using QSAR models: key sequence positions and their amino acid properties. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 318, pp. 29-43