Jinwei Zhang

Jinwei Zhang

Associate Professor at the University of Exeter Medical School, UK

Biography :

Dr Jinwei Zhang has a long track record of ground-breaking discovery in the field of cellular chloride homeostasis and cell volume regulation. He has published over 70 articles in peer-reviewed journals (with 25 first-author or corresponding author, total citations of 2300, h-index 27), including several in the highest impact journals, including Nature Medicine, Cell Metabolism, Neuron, and Nature Communications. Dr Zhang then made fundamental discoveries regarding the role of WNK-SPAK/OSR1-NKCC1/KCCs signalling pathway in Cl- homeostasis through KCCs and NKCC1 phosphorylation.