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Weihong Qui standing in lab space

Weihong Qiu

Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Department of Physics

Weihong Qiu

Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Department of Physics

Background

Education

Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2008, Biophysics

M.S., Nankai University, China, 2002, Biophysics

B.S., Nankai University, China, 1999, Physics

Research

The Qiu lab studies the interplay between kinesin-5 and kinesin-14 for bipolar spindle assembly using an interdisciplinary approach that integrates molecular biology, protein biochemistry, cell biology, structural biology, physics-based theoretical modeling, and single-molecule light microscopy.