Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Rui Liu has been named iCubed’s “Featured Researcher of the Month” for January 2013. The Institute is proud to highlight Dr. Liu as the first featured researcher of the new year for her hard work and dedication in the laboratory.
Dr. Liu’s research is focused on both the Multi-Path project and a pilot project titled “Advancement of Concatameric Epitope Vaccines by Characterizatio
Prior to iCubed, Dr. Liu worked as a postdoctoral fellow in the pharmacology department at Okayama University in Japan, where she also received her Ph.D. in pharmacology. There she studied the immune role of one transmembrane multiligand receptor, called RAGE, to its ligand’s axis.
In the future, Dr. Liu hopes to design and develop vaccines for cystic fibrosis patients.