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Academic Biography

Dr Xinzhong Li obtained his Bsc., MSc, and PhD. degrees from Xi'an Jiaotong University, China. Before recently joined in TEES, he worked at Plymouth University for six years and Imperial College London for 10 years.     

Summary of Research Interests

Dr Li's research interest lies in system biology and bioinformatics including machine learning and next-generation sequencing

Research Projects & External Funding

  1. 2018-2021, H2020 MSCA-ITN-ETN AiPBAND: An Integrated Platform for Developing Brain Cancer Diagnostic Techniques. 4-year project with a whole budget of 3.68m Euro. PI and Scientific Coordinator. Project website: https://www.aipband-itn.eu/
  2. 2017-2020, H2020 MSCA-ITN BBDiag: Blood Biomarker-based Diagnostic Tools for Early Stage Alzheimer’s Disease.  4-year project with a whole budget of 3.45m Euro. Co-investigator. Project website: http://www.bbdiag-itn-etn.eu/
  3. 2017-2018, Breath-based non-invasive diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease: A pilot study. One-year project with a whole budget of £52,120. PI. Project website: https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/research/ims-alzheimers 

External Research Collaborations

Prof. James Scott at Imperial College London

Prof. Genhua Pan at Plymouth University

Prof. Yike Guo at Imperial College London

Dr. Taigang He at St Georgy University London

Prof. James Covington at Warwick University

PhD and Research Opportunities

One PhD studentship is available studying the application of big data and machine learning in biomedical science. Please contact me for details if you are interested in this opportunity.  

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Microfluidics Medicine & Life Sciences
Sudden Death Medicine & Life Sciences
Parkinson Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Meta-Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Autopsy Medicine & Life Sciences
Alzheimer Disease Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Gene Expression Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2019 2019

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Gene expression meta-analysis of Parkinson’s disease and its relationship with Alzheimer’s disease

Kelly, J., Moyeed, R., Carroll, C., Albani, D. & Li, X., 28 Feb 2019, In : Molecular Brain. 12, 16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Parkinson Disease
Alzheimer Disease
Gene Expression
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Next-generation sequencing using microfluidic PCR enrichment for molecular autopsy

Raju, H., Ware, J. S., Skinner, J. R., Hedley, P. L., Arno, G., Love, D. R., Van Der Werf, C., Tfelt-hansen, J., Winkel, B. G., Cohen, M. C., Li, X., John, S., Sharma, S., Jeffery, S., Wilde, A. A. M., Christiansen, M., Sheppard, M. N. & Behr, E. R., 23 Jul 2019, In : BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 19, 1, p. 174

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Sudden Death
Polymerase Chain Reaction
High-Cost Technology