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Lan Wei-Lapierre, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

Faculty Appointments

Credentials

Education

1998
Bachelor | Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Medicine

2002
Master | Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Cllinical Medicine

2008
PhD | Australia-John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra
Molecular Bioscience

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

08/2008 - 07/2014
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Rochester Medical Center

11/2007 - 07/2008
Postdoctoral Fellow, John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University

Awards

2007
Travel Award
Sponsor: Australian Physiological Society
Location: New Castle, Australia

2005
Poster prize
Sponsor: Hot topics forum poster competition, John Curtin School of Medic
Location: Canberra, Australia

2004
Travel Award
Sponsor: The 2nd Australian Health and Medical Research Congress (AHMRC)
Location: Sydney, Australia

1993 - 1996
1st grade Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Sponsor: Liaoning Univeristy of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Location: Shenyang, China

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Publications

Journal Articles

2018
Wei-LaPierre, L*^; Tylock, KM; Dirksen, RT. "Regulation of mitochondrial flashes in skeletal and cardiac muscles by cyclophilin-D and mitochondrial substrates". Archives of biochemistry and biophysics. 2018; .

2018
McBride, S*; Wei-LaPierre, L*; McMurray, F; MacFarlane, M; Qiu, X; Dirksen, RT; Harper, M-E. "Skeletal muscle mitoflashes, pH, and the role of uncoupling protein-3". Archives of biochemistry and biophysics. 2018; .

6/6/2017
Liu W, Klose A, Forman S, Paris ND, Wei-LaPierre L, Cortés-Lopéz M, Tan A, Flaherty M, Miura P, Dirksen RT, Chakkalakal JV. "Loss of adult skeletal muscle stem cells drives age-related neuromuscular junction degeneration." eLife.. 2017 Jun 6; 6Epub 2017 Jun 06.

Books & Chapters

2010
Chapter Title: Ryanodinopathies: RyR-Linked Muscle Diseases
Book Title: Current Topics in Membranes: Structure and Function of Calcium Release Channels
Author List: Wei, L, Dirksen RT.
Edited By: Irina I. Serysheva
Published By: Acamedic Press 2010

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