People

Principal Investigator

Yan Song, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Principal Investigator, PKU-THU Joint Center for Life Sciences

Postdoc in Pathology, Stanford University

Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics, Duke University

B.S. in Cell Biology & Genetics, Peking University
 

Graduate students

Ruijia Wang, Ph.D. 

B.S. in Life Sciences, Lanzhou University
 

Dan Shen, Ph.D.

B.S. in Life Sciences, Northwest A&F University

Jingwen Shen, Ph.D. 

PKU Presidential Predoctoral Fellow

B.S. in Life Sciences, Northwest A&F University

Chouin Wong, Ph.D. candidate

B.S. in Life Sciences, Shaanxi Normal University

Rulan Zhang, Ph.D. candidate

B.S. in Life Sciences, Lanzhou University

Shuyu Wang, Ph.D. candidate

I am a friendly, patient and careful person from Inner Mongolia. I majored in Biotechnology at Northwest A&F University before I joined the Song lab. I am now interested in studying stem cell biology and hope to have fun with the flies. In my spare time, I enjoy reciting and writing.

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Junru Zheng

B.S. in Life Sciences, China Agricultural University

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Yuying Shen

I got my Bachelor’s degree in Applied Chemistry from Central China Normal University and joined the Song lab in 2020. Following my interest in biology, I hope to understand how stem cells self-renew and differentiate during the whole development process.

Jingyi Chu

I am a lively and enthusiastic girl from Jinan, ShanDong. Out of curiosity about the world and life, I majored in Life Sciences in East China Normal University for my undergraduate study. I joined the Song Lab in 2021 and hope having a memorable time here.

Zejun Lan

I got my Bachelor's degree from Nanjing Agricultural University. With a strong passion in cell biology, I hope I can expand my knowledge and explore the secrets of neural stem cells here at the Song Lab.

Lab manager

Qiuju Zhu

I am the lab manager in the Song lab. I make sure the lab runs smoothly on a daily basis.

M.S. in Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University
 

Undergraduate students

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Xinhe Zheng

2021 PKU Weiming Scholar Awardee

Undergraduate student at School of Life Sciences, Peking University

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Yuwei Zhong

Undergraduate student at School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Zimo Zhang

Undergraduate student at School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Haoxuan Tang

Undergraduate student at School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Runxiang Zhao

Undergraduate student at School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Alumni

Kun Liu, Ph.D. 

CLS postdoctoral fellow

Ph.D. in Cell Biology, Peking University

B.S. in Life Sciences, China Agricultural University
 

Xiaodan Liu, Ph.D. (2013-2019)

B.S. in Life Sciences, China Agricultural University
 

Ke Xu, Ph.D. (2014-2019)

PKU Presidential Predoctoral Fellow
 

B.S. in Life Sciences, Peking University

 

I like to explore orchestrated and dynamic developmental processes, which I regard as chapters written by nature to make species exist and evolve. I also enjoy reading and playing the violin.

Bo Li, Ph.D. (2014-2019)

PKU Presidential Predoctoral Fellow

B.S. in Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University

Zelin Wei (2016-2020)

2020 PKU Weiming Scholar Awardee

Current position: Graduate student at Johns Hopkins University

Chenlei Hu (2016-2020)

Current position: Graduate student at Harvard University

Yiyao Li (2017-2020)

Current position: Graduate student at Peking University

Yuan Fang (2014-2018)

Current position: Graduate student at Harvard University

https://www.mcb.harvard.edu/directory/yuan-fang/

Yuchun Wang (2015-2019)

Current position: Graduate student at Yale University

Siyang Li (2015-2019)

Current position: Graduate student at Tsinghua University

Shihong Max Gao (Panda) (2013-2017)

Current position: Graduate student at Baylor Medical Center

Weidong Feng (2012-2016)

Current position: Graduate student at University of Chicago