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Houston, Texas

The Cullen Building at Baylor College of Medicine.
Department of Neurology
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Li Li, Ph.D.

Epilepsy Research Fellow (Year 2)

Graduate School

Ph.D., Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan

Undergraduate School

B. Clin. Med., Dalian Medical University, Dalian, China

Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Neuropharmacology, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

Contact Information

Li Li, Ph.D.
Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, MS NB302
Houston, Texas 77030


Journal Publications

  • Cao XH, Chen SR, Li L, Pan HL. Nerve injury increases brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels to suppress BK channel activity in primary sensory neurons. J Neurochem. 2012;121(6):944-53. [View journal article]
  • Klionsky DJ, Abdalla FC, Abeliovich H, Abraham RT, Acevedo-Arozena A, Adeli K, et al. Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy. Autophagy. 2012;8(4):445-544. [View journal article]
  • Ye ZY, Li DP, Byun HS, Li L, Pan HL. NKCC1 upregulation disrupts chloride homeostasis in the hypothalamus and increases neuronal activity-sympathetic drive in hypertension. J Neurosci. 2012;32(25):8560-8. [View journal article]
  • Ye ZY, Li L, Li DP, Pan HL. Casein kinase 2-mediated synaptic GluN2A up-regulation increases N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor activity and excitability of hypothalamic neurons in hypertension. J Biol Chem. 2012;287(21):17438-46. [View journal article]
  • Jin XG, Chen SR, Cao XH, Li L, Pan HL. Nitric oxide inhibits nociceptive transmission by differentially regulating glutamate and glycine release to spinal dorsal horn neurons. J Biol Chem. 2011;286(38):33190-202. [View journal article]
  • Ye ZY, Li DP, Li L, Pan HL. Protein kinase CK2 increases glutamatergic input in the hypothalamus and sympathetic vasomotor tone in hypertension. J Neurosci. 2011;31(22):8271-9. [View journal article]
  • Li L, Saegusa H, Tanabe T. Deficit of heat shock transcription factor 1-heat shock 70 kDa protein 1A axis determines the cell death vulnerability in a model of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6. Genes Cells. 2009;14(11):1253-69. [View journal article]

Poster and Platform Presentations

  • Li L, Cao XH, Chen SR, Li DP, Hu HZ, Snutch TP, et al. 4-Aminopyrindine preferentially augments Cav1.2 activity and promotes Cavα1 membrane traffic by acting at HOOK region of Cavβ3 subunit. Program No. 641.02. 2012 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. New Orleans, LA: Society for Neuroscience, 2012. Online.
  • Li L, Cao XH, Chen SR, Pan HL. Targeting voltage gated calcium channel β3 subunit to treat neuropathic pain. Program No. 275.09. 2011 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 2011. Online.

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