Wei Li

Assistant Professor

Wei Li

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006; B.S., Peking University, 2000

G. M. Trout FSHN Building, 469 Wilson Rd, Rm 106E. MSU, East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 353-3319; Fax: (517) 353-8963

Instructional Activities:

HNF 461 - Advanced Human Nutrition: Carbohydrates, Lipids, Proteins

HNF 462 – Advanced Human Nutrition: Vitamins and Minerals

HNF 463 – Nutrition Laboratory

HNF 480 – Concepts of Human Nutrition Research Methods

HNF 820 – Advanced Biochemical Nutrition

HNF 821 - Advanced Vitamins and Minerals

Selected Publications:

Li W, Klein LS. Seoul Virus-Infected Rat Lung Endothelial Cells and Alveolar Macrophages Differ in Their Ability To Support Virus Replication and Induce Regulatory T Cell Phenotypes. Journal of Virology 86 (21): 11845-11855, 2012.

Li W, Noah JW, Noah DL. Alanine substitutions within a linker region of the influenza A virus NS1 protein alter NS1 subcellular localization and attenuate virus replication. Journal of General Virology 92: 1832-1842, 2011.

Klein LS, Marks MA, Li W, Glass GE, Fang LQ, Ma JQ, Cao WC. Sex differences in the incidence and case fatality rates from hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in China, 2004-2008. Clinical Infectious Diseases 52(12): 1414-1421, 2011.

Au RY, Jedlicka AE, Li W, Pekosz A, Klein SL. Seoul virus suppresses NF-kappaB-mediated inflammatory responses of antigen presenting cells from Norway rats. Virology 400(1): 115-27, 2010.

Li W, Beck MA. Selenium deficiency induced an altered immune response and increased survival following influenza A/PR8/34 infection. Exp. Biol. Med. 232:412-419, 2007.

Li W, Maeda N, Beck MA. Vitamin C deficiency increases the lung pathology of influenza virus infected gulo-/- mice. Journal of Nutrition. 136:10, 2611-2616, 2006.