MSc/PhD Program
Le Xiao
First Name:
Le

Last Name:
Xiao

Country:
P.R. China

 



Le Xiao

EDUCATION

College / University:
1998 - 2003: Chongqing University of Medical Science, P.R. China

Highest Degree:
Bachelor of Medicine

Major Subject:
Clinical Medicine

Lab Experience:
October - December 2001: The anti-tumor effect of Tetramethylprazine (TMP) and its relationship with inhibiting angiogenesis.
July - August 2002: Possible interaction between an anti-tumor drug and apoptosis-inducing gene therapy

Scholarships:
1999 - 2000 and 2000 - 2001: Excellent College Student in Chongqing City
2002 - 2003: National Scholarship of College Students
2003 - 2004: Stipend International Max Planck Research School



SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

I want to concentrate on the molecular events in degenerative diseases. While normally a neuron can survive for many years, how does it trigger its own suicide in degenerative diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease?