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Liu, C, Pitts, RJ, Bohbot, JD, Jones, PL, Wang, G, Zwiebel, LJ. Distinct olfactory signaling mechanisms in the malaria vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae. PLoS Biol, 8(8), 2010.


High School: No. 7 Middle School of Nanjing, Jiangsu, P.R.China - Class of 2001

College: Biochemistry @ Nanjing University, Jiangsu, P.R.China - Class of 2004

Grad School: Biological Sciences @ Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA 2008 - Now

In this photo, Jing Xiong (left) and Chao Liu (right) March, 2011

Contact Information:

Chao Liu

Zwiebel Lab

6260 Medical Research Building III

Department of Biological Sciences

Laboratory Tel: (+1) 615-343-3718

Vanderbilt University

On-going Projects:

  1. 1.Functional characterization of the relationship between Odorant Receptors (ORs) and      chemosensation in pre-adult stage An. gambiae mosquitoes.

  2. 2.The contribution of Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) channel genes on mosquito thermosensation.