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Ming Li, PhD

Associate Professor

mxl675@case.edu | 216.368.1965 | Wolstein Research Bldg. Rm. 6128


Ph.D., 2002, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
M.S., 1999, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
B.S., 1995, Nankai University, Tianjin, P.R.China

Professional Activities

Director, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core Facility, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center


Member, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center (Case CCC) Protocol Review and Monitoring Committee (PRMC)

Research Interests

Cancer Biostatistics
Proteomic data analysis
High dimensional data
Statistical consulting

Courses Taught

PQHS 480: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics

PQHS 431: Statistical Methods in Biological & Medical Sciences

Recent Publications

  1. Anderson, CE, Johansen, M, Erokwu, BO, Hu, H, Gu, Y, Zhang, Y, Kavran, M, Vincent, J, Drumm, ML, Griswold, MA, Steinmetz, NF, Li, M, Clark, H, Darrah, RJ, Yu, X, Brady-Kalnay, SM, Flask, CA. Dynamic, Simultaneous Concentration Mapping of Multiple MRI Contrast Agents with Dual Contrast - Magnetic Resonance Fingerprinting. Sci Rep 2019; 9 (1): 19888. PubMed PMID:31882792 PubMed Central PMC6934650.
  2. Ayati, M, Wiredja, D, Schlatzer, D, Maxwell, S, Li, M, Koyutürk, M, Chance, MR. CoPhosK: A method for comprehensive kinase substrate annotation using co-phosphorylation analysis. PLoS Comput. Biol. 2019; 15 (2): e1006678. PubMed PMID:30811403 PubMed Central PMC6411229.
  3. Wiredja, DD, Tabler, CO, Schlatzer, DM, Li, M, Chance, MR, Tilton, JC. Global phosphoproteomics of CCR5-tropic HIV-1 signaling reveals reprogramming of cellular protein production pathways and identifies p70-S6K1 and MK2 as HIV-responsive kinases required for optimal infection of CD4+ T cells. Retrovirology 2018; 15 (1): 44. PubMed PMID:29970186 PubMed Central PMC6029029.
  4. Kenyon, JD, Sergeeva, O, Somoza, RA, Li, M, Caplan, AI, Khalil, AM, Lee, Z. Analysis of -5p and -3p Strands of miR-145 and miR-140 During Mesenchymal Stem Cell Chondrogenic Differentiation. Tissue Eng Part A 2019; 25 (1-2): 80-90. PubMed PMID:29676203 PubMed Central PMC6352508.
  5. Yang, LF, Cai, LM, Li, M, Liu, JT, Wang, ZN, Wang, WH, Yang, QT, Chen, ZG. A 10-year retrospective study of alterative aeroallergens sensitization spectrum in urban children with allergic rhinitis. Ther Clin Risk Manag 2018; 14 : 409-416. PubMed PMID:29520147 PubMed Central PMC5834172.
  6. Karim, AF, Sande, OJ, Tomechko, SE, Ding, X, Li, M, Maxwell, S, Ewing, RM, Harding, CV, Rojas, RE, Chance, MR, Boom, WH. Proteomics and Network Analyses Reveal Inhibition of Akt-mTOR Signaling in CD4+ T Cells by Mycobacterium tuberculosis Mannose-Capped Lipoarabinomannan. Proteomics 2017; 17 (22): . PubMed PMID:28994205 PubMed Central PMC5725663.
  7. Yu, S, Parameswaran, N, Li, M, Wang, Y, Jackson, MW, Liu, H, Xin, W, Zhou, L. CRABP-II enhances pancreatic cancer cell migration and invasion by stabilizing interleukin 8 expression. Oncotarget 2017; 8 (32): 52432-52444. PubMed PMID:28881741 PubMed Central PMC5581040.
  8. Wang, W, Yu, S, Myers, J, Wang, Y, Xin, WW, Albakri, M, Xin, AW, Li, M, Huang, AY, Xin, W, Siebel, CW, Lazarus, HM, Zhou, L. Notch2 blockade enhances hematopoietic stem cell mobilization and homing. Haematologica 2017; 102 (10): 1785-1795. PubMed PMID:28729299 PubMed Central PMC5622863.
  9. Rahman, SMJ, Ji, X, Zimmerman, LJ, Li, M, Harris, BK, Hoeksema, MD, Trenary, IA, Zou, Y, Qian, J, Slebos, RJ, Beane, J, Spira, A, Shyr, Y, Eisenberg, R, Liebler, DC, Young, JD, Massion, PP. The airway epithelium undergoes metabolic reprogramming in individuals at high risk for lung cancer. JCI Insight 2016; 1 (19): e88814. PubMed PMID:27882349 PubMed Central PMC5111517.
  10. Yang, X, Li, M, Haghiac, M, Catalano, PM, O'Tierney-Ginn, P, Hauguel-de Mouzon, S. Causal relationship between obesity-related traits and TLR4-driven responses at the maternal-fetal interface. Diabetologia 2016; 59 (11): 2459-2466. PubMed PMID:27535280 PubMed Central PMC5583648.
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