Wang Tao

School of Life Sciences

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Contact Information


Building 15, Rm 206, School of Life Sciences, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China

Education Background
  • Bachelor’s Degree| Lanzhou University| Organic chemistry| 1994
  • Master’s Degree| Lanzhou University| Biochemistry and molecular biology| 1999
  • Doctoral degree| Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention| Pathogen Biology| 2003
Research Interests
  • The molecular mechanism of the generation and regulation of type I interferon and other important cytokines by natural immune activation
  • The mechanism of cytokine secretion after natural immune activation
  • 生物安全
  •  Innate detection of viral pathogenic microorganisms
Professional Membership
  • 天津大学生物安全战略研究中心(教育部科技委战略研究基地)兼职教授
  • 中华预防医学会血液安全专业委员会委员

  • 中国生物医学工程学会纳米医学与工程分会委员

Positions & Employments
  • 1994.7-1996.8

    First Research Department | Lanzhou Institute of Biologic Products | Research fellow 
  • 2003.11-2004.6

    Department of Biochemistry | Weill Medical College of Cornell University | Postdoctoral fellow 
  • 2004.7-2009.8

    Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology | Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University | Postdoctoral fellow 
  • 2009.9-2013.5

    National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention | Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention | Professor 
  • 2013.5-2019.12

    School of Life Sciences | Tianjin University | Professor 
Academic Achievements