Binhai Zheng

Professor, Neurosciences, UC San Diego

Dr. Zheng received his Ph.D. from Baylor College of Medicine. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California - San Francisco, Stanford University, and Genentech, Inc. He joined the UCSD Department of Neurosciences as a faculty member in 2005. Dr. Zheng's lab investigates the molecular mechanisms of axon regeneration using mouse models of spinal cord injury. This research is directly relevant to therapeutic development for spinal cord injury, white matter stroke and certain neurodegenerative disorders.