My project aims to unravel effector evolution mechanism and divergent biological functions in Phytophthora species. Specifically, I’m interested in understanding how effectors escape host recognition, counteract the signalling pathways and repress the defence during the plant-pathogen interaction.
PhD StudentThe Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, UK
2019 - 2021
Predoctoral StudentUniversity of California Riverside, USA
2016 - 2019
MSc in Plant PathologyNanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China
2012 - 2016
Undergraduate ResearcherJiangxi Agricultural University, Nanchang, China