Wei-tong Zheng 郑纬彤


Weitong earned her B.S in School of Life Science and Technology, ShanghaiTech University. While at ShanghaiTech, she experienced her student internship in Hu-Ji Lab from 2015-2017. Hu Lab mainly focus on the study related to emotion and mental diseases. She then studied in the Department of Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley from 2017-2018 and worked as intern-student in Dan-Yang Lab. The Dan Lab focused on two areas including the neural circuits that control sleep and the mechanisms by which the brain’s frontal cortex exerts top-down executive control.

She joined the He Lab in 2018 and is currently investigating the early pathologies and underlying mechanisms of PD mainly using electrophysiology and optogenetics.

Besides science, always have passion for any cute things and freedom :)