Xiaoling Li, PhD, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/NIH

Xiaoling Li, PhD
Xiaoling Li, PhD

Current areas of research in the Li Laboratory: (1) The role of SIRT1 in transcriptional responses, particularly nuclear receptor mediated signaling; (2) The role of SIRT1 in metabolic diseases associated with aging; (3) The regulation of SIRT1's activity in response to various environmental, nutritional, and hormonal cues.



  1. Ren NSX, Ji M, Tokar EJ, Busch EL, Xu X, Lewis D, Li X, Jin A, Zhang Y, Wu WKK, Huang W, Li L, Fargo DC, Keku TO, Sandler RS, Li X. Haploinsufficiency of SIRT1 Enhances Glutamine Metabolism and Promotes Cancer Development. Curr Biol. 2017 Feb 20;27(4):483-494.