Supervisor of Doctorate Candidates
Supervisor of Master's Candidates
Status:Employed Department:School of Life Science and Technology Education Level:Postgraduate (Doctoral) Degree:Doctoral Degree Discipline:Neurobiology
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Academic Honor:

2013    Candidates of the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University by the Ministry of Education

2013    National outstanding youth fund winner

2014    青年拔尖人才

2017    Millions of people plan to lead

2018    Province tu gong

2022    Winner of National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars

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Language: 中文


Ma Cong, professor, School of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Deputy director of key Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics(Huazhong University of Science and Technology)Ministry of Education.Research focuses on the molecular basis of learning and memory in the brain;Molecular mechanisms of synaptic formation and synaptic secretion;The structure and function of important membrane proteins in the nervous system;The pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases.In recent years, he has chaired or participated in the National Natural Science Foundation for Youth, general projects, Science Foundation for Outstanding Youth, National Key basic Research and development Plan, National Natural Science Foundation for Innovative Research Group project, Hubei Outstanding Youth Fund, etc.He has published a series of research papers in international authoritative academic journals such as Science, Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, The EMBO Journal, eLife, Nature Communications, Cell Reports, Structure, The Journal of Neuroscience, etc.

Educational Experience

  • 2004.9-2007.6  

    Huazhong University of Science and Technology       Biophysics       Postgraduate (Doctoral)       2

  • 2000.9-2003.12  

    Huazhong University of Science and Technology       Environmental Engineering       Postgraduate (Master's Degree)       Master's Degree in Engineering

  • 1996.9-2000.9  

    South-Central Minzu University       Biochemistry and Molecular Biology       Postgraduate       Bachelor's Degree in Science

Work Experience

  • 2011.9-Now

    college of life science and technology      professor

  • 2007.9-2011.8

    UT Southwestern Medical Center      postdoctor

  • 2003.9-2004.2

    University of Munich      visiting scholar