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Principal Investigators

Professor Lemin Zheng, Ph.D.

Director of Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis Center.
Prof. Zheng is currently in charge of the Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis Center of China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological Diseases, associate director of the Institute of Cardiovascular Research of Peking University, assistant director of the Key Laboratory of the Ministry of Education. He also served as vice chairman of the Professional Committee of Cardiovascular Evidence-Based and Precision Medicine of the Association of Chinese Research Hospitals. Prof. Zheng was awarded the titles of National Ten Thousands Plan "Young Top Talents" and "Excellent Youth Fund" winners of National Natural Science Foundation of China. He presided over a number of national natural resources funds and served as the research backbone of a large number of major research projects of the Ministry of Science and Technology. He has published more than 70 SCI articles with 2200 SCI citation (H-index 22). He also served as editorial board of journal of Cardi. Drug. and Thera. His invention patents were granted by the US Patent Office and the European Patent Office in 2010. He led the research and development of cardiovascular clinical diagnostic kit, which was approved by the State Food and Drug Administration in 2014 and has started clinical application. He won the first prize of Outstanding Thesis of Chinese Society of Pathophysiology and the first prize of Hainan Science and Technology Progress in 2016.