Sep 2020- Aya's review paper has been accepted by Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology! 

 

Jun 2020- Xin has been promoted to full professor in the Department of Physiology & Biophysics, effective July 1, 2020. 

 

May 2020- Qi lab is awarded an NIH R01 grant to study alpha-synucleinopathy. 

 

March 2020- Qi lab is awarded an NIH R01 grant to study Alzheimer's disease. 

 

Feb 2020- Tony joins the lab as a postdoc!

Jan 2020- CWRU research team receives $1 million to advance therapies for Huntington’s disease

Nov 2019- Jessica and Aya join the lab as Ph.D. students!

July 2019- Di is awarded the Charles L. Hoppel Trainee Award for Excellence in Mitochondrial Research 2019. 

May 2019- Di publicly defends his doctoral dissertation- Congratulations Dr. Hu!

Feb 2019-  Di publishes a first-author paper in Acta Neuropathologica- Congratulations!

                    Media report: Alpha-Synuclein Impairs ClpP Enzyme, Causing Mitochondrial Damage – Parkinson’s News Today

Feb 2019- Yuanyuan publishes her paper in Nature Communications- Congratulations!

Feb 2019-  Qi lab is awarded an NIH R21 grant to identify a mitochondrial biomarker for Huntington's disease. 

Nov 2018- Kat joins the lab as a Ph.D. student!

Oct 2018- Di’s work is selected for oral presentation in Nanosymposium of the World Neuroscience Conference 2018!

July 2018- Qi lab receives a research grant from Harrington Discovery Institute. 

Mar 2018- Rihua joins the lab as a postdoc- Welcome!

Nov 2017- Qi lab receives a Catalyst Award from the Falk Foundation to develop small molecules for treating Huntington's disease. 

Sep 2017- Yutong receives the award of the best presentation in the annual Recknagel Symposium!

July 2017- Xin has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure! 

Oct 2016- Qi lab receives a research grant from the Michael J Fox's Parkinson's Disease Foundation 

July 2016- Xing's paper is published in Nature Communications- Congratulations! 

                          Media Report: Scientists develop therapeutic protein, protect nerve cells from Huntington's disease.  

Jan 2016- Yutong joins the lab as a Ph.D. student.

Sep 2015- Di is awarded the best academic record (2014-2015) in the annual Recknagel Symposium!

Aug 2014- Yuanyuan joins the lab as a postdoc! 

June 2014- Qi lab is awarded an NIH R01 grant to study Huntington's disease! 

 

Sep 2013- Xing's paper has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Clinical Investigation!  

Sep 2013- Qi lab receives a research grant from American Parkinson's Disease Association! 

June 2013- Yuchin's paper is now published in Human Molecular Genetics- Congratulations! 

                     Commentary by Nature Review Neurology: Defective mitochondrial dynamics in the hot seat—

                                          a therapeutic target common to many neurological disorders?’  2013 Aug;9(8): 417. PMID: 23877644

June 2012- Qi lab receives a research grant from the American Heart Association! 

Dec 2011- Qi lab receives a research grant from the Spize Brain Research Fund! 

March 2011- Qi lab officially starts!