Hongxia Wang, Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. Hongxia Wang graduated from Tohoku University where she studied the structure-function relationship of channel rhodopsins. During her postdoctoral training, she studied the role of feed forward inhibition in the collision detection circuits of grasshoppers. During her tenure at the BPRI, Hongxia pioneered single cell RNA sequencing protocols for the LGMD neuron. Additionally, she was the Research Coordinator of the BPRI until December 2021.