Channel

Yale University

beaker

R&D Budget

$558.9 Million

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Number of Labs

300

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Number of Scientists

600


PROFILE

Zhiyong Shao

Yale University

Colón-Ramos Lab

identifying the gene required for neuronal connections

Primary Research

Neuroscience

Challenges

Depression
Neurodegenerative Diseases

“Everything we do requires neuronal connections. If the connection is broken this can lead to a lot of neurodegenerative disease.”
– Zhiyong Shao

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curious about broken connections in the brain
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ABOUT Zhiyong Shao

  • Nationality
  • China
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • No
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Yes
  • Am I competitive?
  • Yes
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Planner