Titles and Roles
- Professor, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
- Emory University School of Medicine
- Research Program
- Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics
Dr. Ye received his PhD in Biochemistry from Emory University in 1998. He completed a Fellowship in Neuroscience at Johns Hopkins University in 2001.
Dr. Ye's research interests are 1) to study neurotrophin signalings in neuronal cell survival and drug discovery in neuroprotection, 2) to dissect the physiological roles of PIKE in tumorigenesis and anti-cancer drug development, and 3) to determine the neuronal cell death molecular mechanisms of neuroexcitotoxicity and stroke in central nervous system and drug discovery.
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Dr. Ye has received the following awards and honors:
- The Sontag Foundation for Distinguished Scientist Award, 2003
- Nominee from Emory for the Keck Foundation, 2004
- American Cancer Society Scholar 2001-present