From Madagascar

B.S., University of Antananarivo, 2009

Research Assistant, Hohenheim University (Germany), 2011

M.S., Kyoto University (Japan), 2015

Ph.D., Kyoto University (Japan), 2018

Researcher, Kyoto University (Japan), 2020

Postdoc., Tsinghua University, 2021



Joined JiaLab in 2022



Main interest: developing and using novel optogenetic tools for brain disease modeling and cellular reprogramming in vivo.




Class of 2019 Clinical Medicine Student


Main interested: the relationship of FUS mutations and ALS, phenotype of NEK1 mutation.

Liang GUO



Ph.D., Tsinghua University, 2021

M.S., Lanzhou University, 2012

B.S., Hebei Normal University, 2005


Joined JiaLab in 2013


Main interest: how the intracellular chloride channel(s) regulate(s) ion homeostasis and the identification of novel ALS causing genes.

Liu Tao



Research assistant, Tsinghua University, 2022-NOW

M.S., Harbin Institute of Technology, 2020-2022

B.S., Harbin Institute of Technology, 2016-2020


Joined JiaLab in 2022


Main interest: structural biology of membrane protein and neuroscience.

Yutong Liu



Ph.D., Tsinghua University, 2022-NOW

B.S., Sun Yat-sen University, 2017-2022


Joined JiaLab in 2023


Main interest: genetics and circuits underlying vocalization and its impact on social behaviors.




Class of 2019 Clinical Medicine Student


Main interest: genes effect on the phenotype of FUS knock-in fly model of ALS

Yaomu Tian



M.S., University of Birmingham, U.K. 2021

B.S., Franklin and Marshall College, US. 2019

research assistant, Tsinghua University, 2022-NOW


Joined JiaLab in 2022


Main interest: learning and memory.

Xue Zhang


Postdoc., Tsinghua University

Ph.D., Tsinghua University, 2020

B.S., Hebei Normal University, 2013


Joined JiaLab in 2013


Main interest: By exploring the pathogenesis of ALS, it is expected to discover potential therapeutic targets.

Peng Zhao



B.S., School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, 2020

Ph.D student, School of Medicine, Tsinghua University, 2020 till now


Joined JiaLab in 2021


Main interest: development of therapeutic approaches targeting stress granule misprocessing based on TDP-43 variants knock-in ALS mouse model.

Qian Zheng


M.S., Northwest A&F University, 2014-2018

Ph.D., Tsinghua University, 2018-NOW


Join JiaLab in 2019


Main interest: Intron retention is one type of alternative splicing, which is a substantial contributor to the high complexity of transcriptomes of eukaryotes. And my project is to investigate the regulation of intron retention in mammals.

Ang Zhou



Research assistant, Tsinghua University, 2022-NOW

M.S. Nanjing Agricultural University, 2021


Join JiaLab in 2022

Dingwei Zhou


Research assistant, Tsinghua University, 2022-NOW

M.S., NanTong university, 2021

B.S., Yancheng teachers university, 2018


Join JiaLab in 2022


Main interest: The important contributions of RNA-binding protein and pre-mRNA spliceosome dysfunction in the development of neurodegenerative diseases.

Duan Qing



Lab Manager, Tsinghua University, 2018-now 


Junior college, BeiHang University, 2017