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Dr. Xin Li is an assistant professor in the IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health. She received her BS in Biotechnology from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and her M.S in cancer epidemiology and ScD in genetic and molecular epidemiology from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She then pursued her post-doctoral training at Harvard University, focusing on metabolomics profile analysis and longitudinal analysis in large prospective cohorts.
Identifying susceptible genes, pathways, drug targets and biomarkers for complex disorders, cancer and addiction in particular;
Detecting gene-environment interaction in carcinogenesis;
Analyzing multi-omics data in population setting;
Identifying characteristics that predispose people to addictive behaviors;
Understanding the relationship between addiction and other mental disorders.