Hedong Li

Associate Professor

Hedong Li

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine

The Graduate School


  • Ph.D., Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other Wayne State University, 1999

  • MS, Biochemistry Nankai Univ, 1993

  • BS, Biochemistry Nankai Univ, 1990

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURO 9210

    Inv of a Problem in Neuro
  • NURO 8082

    Neuroscience II
  • BCMB 9300

  • CURS 2990

    Undergrad Research I
  • BIOM 8080

    Neuroscience I


Selected Recent Publications

  • Establishing a Herpesvirus Quiescent Infection in Differentiated Human Dorsal Root Ganglion Neuronal Cell Line Mediated by Micro-RNA Overexpression., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Neuronal reprogramming in treating spinal cord injury., 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Regeneration of Functional Neurons After Spinal Cord Injury via in situ NeuroD1-Mediated Astrocyte-to-Neuron Conversion., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Huwe1 is a novel mediator of protection of neural progenitor L2.3 cells against oxygen‑glucose deprivation injury., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dicer1 Ablation Impairs Responsiveness of Cerebellar Granule Neuron Precursors to Sonic Hedgehog and Disrupts Expression of Distinct Cell Cycle Regulator Genes., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal