Fangjia Yang

                        Research Assistant




I graduated from Wuhan University with a Bachelor in Science degree in Biology in 2018. During the undergraduate period, I got an intern at Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, studying the central nervous circuit. In 2019, I finished my MSc at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience at King’s College London,majoring in Neuroscience. I studied with Dr. Maria Jimenez-Sanchez for my master's project, aiming to investigate the role of heat shock proteins in reactive astrocytes in Alzheimer’s disease. Then, I joined the group study as a research assistant and my project focusese on the role of chaperones in astrocytes.



  • Research assistant at Kings College London, UK (Present)

  • MSc at Kings College London, UK (2018-2019)

  • Internship at Wuhan Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (2015-2018)

  • BSc at Wuhan University, China (2014-2018)