Lili Yu

Lili Yu

Research Technician

Stroke Service, Department of Neurology

Neurovascular Research Unit, Department of Radiology
Massachusetts General Hospital

 

Training:

  • 1978-1982: M.D., (professional degree) Tongji Medical University, Wuhan, China
  • 2014-2015 Certificate Clinical Research, Boston University School of Medicine

 

Professional Experience

 

 2020-                Research Technician

                           Department of Neurology, Neurovascular Research Unit,

                           Department of Radiology

                           Massachusetts General Hospital

                        Involved in “ Preclinical testing of stroke therapeutics.” Main task is behavior test.

 

2003- 2017       Research Associate in Neuroscience

Boston University School of Medicine Anatomy & Neurobiology Department

Conducting research & clinical research of sleep circadian rhythms, involved in:

Exploring behavioral patterns displayed by zebrafish; Study the role of specific proteins; Study adult neurogenesis alert by analysis gene expression.

 

1997-1998      Clinical Research Technician in Neuroscience

                         Clinical Research Center and Department of Brain and Cognitive

                          Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), U.S.A.

  • Clinical research on sleep circadian rhythms & disorder by measuring melatonin receptor
  • Exploring effects of phentermine on striatal dopamine (DA) and serotonin (5-HT) release in conscious rats in vivo micro dialysis study by measuring dopamine and serotonin of rat striatum by using micro dialytic technique and high pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC).