Jie Li Lab : Research

Research

Research Summary

Dr. Li’s major research interests include extracellular matrix biology, epithelial biology and stem cell biology, angiogenesis, wound healing, aging and tumor biology. Dr. Li’s lab uses cellular and molecular approaches to understand pathogenesis of skin disorders and seeks to improve skin health with specific diagnostic biomarkers and molecular therapeutics. Specifically, Dr. Li lab investigates cell and extracellular matrix interaction, angiogenesis and microenvironment regulation in wound repair and tissue regeneration, aging and skin cancer.