Academic Areas: Biophysics and Physiology of acid-base transport
Research Interests: The molecular mechanism of pH regulation, particularly, the molecular physiology and functional regulation of Na-coupled bicarbonate transporters.
2003, Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular biology, College of Life Sciences, Peking University
1998, B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular biology, College of Life Sciences, Nankai University
2008-present, Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics, School of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
2007-2008, Postdoctoral Scholar, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, USA
2004-2007, Postdoctoral Associate, School of Medicine, Yale University, USA
1. Ying Liu, Xiao-Yu Wang, Zhang-Dong Xie, Li-Ming Chen. Na+/HCO3– cotransporter NBCn1. Encyclopedia of Signaling Molecules, 2nd Edition. Edited by Sangdun Choi, Springer, 2016. (Invited chapter)
2. Li-Ming Chen, Mei Liu, Ying Liu*. Electrophysiology principles of Na+/HCO3– cotransporters. Acta Physiologica Sinica. 2016, 68(3): 323-334. DOI: 10.13294/j.aps.2016.0036
3. Deng-Ke Wang#, Ying Liu#, Evan J. Myers, Yi-Min Guo, Zhang-Dong Xie, De-Zhi Jiang, Jia-Min Li, Jichun Yang, Mugen Liu, Mark D. Parker, Li-Ming Chen. Effects of Nt-truncation and coexpression of isolated Nt domains on the membrane trafficking of electroneutral Na+/HCO3– cotransporters. Scientific Reports, 2015, 5: 12241. (# co-first author)
4. Ying Liu, Ji-Chun Yang, Li-Ming Chen. Structure and function of SLC4 family transporters. Frontiors in Physiology，2015, 6:355.
5. Ying Liu, Xue Qin, Deng-Ke Wang, Yi-Min Guo, Harindarpal S. Gill, Nathan Morris, Mark D. Parker, Li-Ming Chen, Walter F. Boron. Effects of optional structural elements, including two alternative amino termini and a new splicing cassette IV, on the function of NBCn1 (SLC4A7). The Journal of Physiology-London, 2013, 591(Pt 20):4983-5004 .
6. Ying Liu, Deng-Ke Wang, De-Zhi Jiang, Xue Qin, Zhang-Dong Xie, Qing K. Wang, Mugen Liu, Li-Ming Chen. Cloning and functional characterization of novel variants and tissue-specific expression of alternative amino and carboxyl termini of products of Slc4a10. PLoS ONE, 2013, 8(2):e55974.
7. Ying Liu, Deng-Ke Wang, Li-Ming Chen. The physiology of bicarbonate transporters in mammalian reproduction. Biology of Reproduction, 2012, 86(4):99, 1-13.
8. Ying Liu, Jiu-Ying Xu, Deng-Ke Wang, Lei Wang, Li-Ming Chen. Cloning and identification of two novel NBCe1 splice variants from mouse reproductive tract tissues: A comparative study of NCBT genes. Genomics, 2011, 98:112-119.
9. Ying Liu, Kui Xu, Li-Ming Chen, Xiaoyan Sun, Mark D. Parker, Michelle L Kelly, Joseph C LaManna, Walter F Boron. Distribution of NBCn2 (SLC4A10) splice variants in mouse brain. Neuroscience, 2010, 169(3):951-964