Shaowei Li, M.D., Ph.D.
Shaowei Li, M.D., Ph.D.
Name: Shaowei Li, M.D., Ph.D.
M.S., Norman Bethune University of Medical science, Changchun, China 1987
M.D., Norman Bethune University of Medical science, Changchun, China 1992
Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments
- 2005-present: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
- 2003-2005: Staff Scientist, Department of Dermatology, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
- 2002-2003: Research Instructor, Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
- 1997-2002: Visiting Fellow, Laboratory of Cellular Oncology, National Cancer Institute, NIH Maryland, USA
- 1993-1997: Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Biochemistry and Cellular Biology, National Institute of Neuroscience, Tokyo, Japan
- 1992-1993: STA Fellowship, Division of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Neuroscience, NCNP, Tokyo, Japan
- 2008: Travel Award, TSC international research conference, in Brighton, UK issued by Tuberous Sclerosis Association, UK
- 2005: Travel Award, TSC/LAM International Research Symposium in Cincinnati, Ohio issued by Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance, USA
- 1992: Award for the STA Fellowship issued by Japan International Science and Technology Exchange Center, Japan
- Li S, Thangapazham RL, Wang J-A, Rajesh S, Kao T-C, Sperling L, Moss J, Darling TN. Human TSC2-Null Fibroblast-Like Cells Induce Hair Follicle Neogenesis and Hamartoma Morphogenesis. Nature Communications. 2011. March; 2:235, 2011
- Li S, Takeuchi F., Wang J, Fan Q, Komurasaki T, Billings E, Pacheco-Rodriguez G, Moss J and Darling TN. Mesenchymal-epithelial Interactions involving epiregulin in tuberous sclerosis complex hamartomas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105(9): 3539-44, 2008
- Li S, Takeuchi F, Wang J, Fuller C, Pacheco-Rodriguez G, Moss J, and Darling TN. MCP-1 overexpressed in tuberous sclerosis lesions acts as a paracrine factor for tumor development. J Exp Med. 202:617-24, 2005.
- Li, S., Braverman., R. Li, H., Vass, W.C., Lowy D and DeClue., J.: Regulation of cell morphology and adhesion by the tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC1/2) gene products in human kidney epithelial cells through increased E-cadherin/beta-catenin activity. Mol Carcinog. 37:98-109, 2003.
- Benvenuto, G., Li, S.(co-first author), Brown, S., Braverman., R., Sampson., J., Halley., D., Wienecke, R., and DeClue., J., : The tuberous sclerosis-1 (TSC1) gene product hamartin suppresses cell growth and augments the expression of the TSC2 product tuberin by inhibiting its ubiquitination. Oncogene, 19: 6306-16, 2000.
- Li, S., Nakamura, S. and Hattori, S.: Activation of R-Ras GTPase by GTPase-activating proteins for Ras, Gap1m and p120GAP. J Biol Chem, 272: 19328-19332, 1997.
- Li, S., Satoh, H.,Watanabe, T., Nakamura, S. and Hattori, S.: cDNA cloning and chromosomal mapping of a novel human GAP (GAP1M) a GTPase-activating protein of Ras. Genomics, 35: 625-627, 1996.
- Maekawa M, Li, S, Iwamats A, Morishita T, Yokota K, Imai Y, Kohsaka S, Nakamura S and Hattori S: A novel mammalian Ras GTPase-activating protein which has phospholipid-binding and Btk homology regions. Molecular and Cellular Biology. 10: 6879-6885, 1994
- Nabeshima Y, Hanaoka K, Hayasaka M, Esumi E, Li S, Nonaka I and Nabeshima Y: Myogenin gene disruption results in perinatal lethality because of severe muscle defect. Nature. 364: 532-535, 1993