Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) is a public university founded in the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone of China.
SUSTech offers an unparalleled learning and research experience at the scientific and technological frontiers.
SUSTech offers unprecedented opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to work alongside the faculty to explore and tackle both fundamental and practical problems.
The Global Engagement Office (GEO) is responsible for forming and implementing a coherent strategy to promote the University’s international development and global profile.
The undergraduate admission of SUSTech adopts comprehensive evaluation enrollment mode based on national college entrance examination.The graduate admission of SUSTech currently adopts joint training mode.
The main duties of SUSTCEF is to accept the donations from the domestic and foreign associations, enterprises, trading companies and individuals, and establish the funding projects depending on the demands of the university and the wishes of the donors.
Department of Biolgoy
Dec 2009 – Aug 2013
Advisor: Dr. Victor G. Corces (HHMI professor)
Department of Biology, Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Dec 2004 – Nov 2009
(Award: 2007 Fellow Awards for Research Excellence, NIH)
Advisor: Dr. Ann Dean
Laboratory of Cellular and Developmental Biology
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Sep 1997 – Jul 2004
Ph.D. , Molecular and Cellular Biology
Mentor: Dr. Ruo-Lan Qian
State Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Sep1993 – Jul 1997
B.S., Microbiology and Microbial Engineering
School of Life Sciences, Fudan University
Li Li#, Xiaowen Lyu#, Chunhui Hou#, Naomi Takenaka, Huy Q. Nguyen, Chin-Tong Ong, Caelin Cubenas-Potts, Ming Hu, Elissa P. Lei, Giovanni Bosco, Zhaohui S. Qin, and Victor G. Corces*. Widespread Rearrangement of 3D Chromatin Organization Underlies Polycomb-mediated Stress-induced Silencing. Mol Cell. 2015 April 16, 58. (#co-first author)
Hou C#, Li L#, Qin ZS*, Corces VG*. Gene density, transcription, and insulators contribute to the partition of the Drosophila genome into physical domains. Mol Cell. 2012 Nov 9;48(3):471-84. (#co-first author)
Hou, C.H., Dale, R. and Dean, A. Cell type specificity of chromatin organization mediated by CTCF and cohesin. PNAS, 107 (8): 3651-3656, 2010
Hou, C.H., Zhao, H., Tanimoto, K. and Dean, A. CTCF-dependent enhancer blocking by alternative chromatin loop formation. PNAS, 105 (51): 20398-20403, 2008.