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Dr. Le Ying is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Medicine, Monash University. After completing her PhD at Zhejiang University in 2018, she moved to the Hudson Institute of Medical Research in Australia and started working as a postdoctoral researcher. Her main research interests include tumour microenvironment, cancer immunology, and the key elements involved in interferon production in innate immunity. She has published more than 25 publications (9 as first author, 4 as corresponding author) in peer-reviewed journals such as Oncoimmunology, Clinical & Translational Immunology, Frontiers in Oncology, and Journal of Translational Medicine, with over 460 citations.

Dr. Ying has co-supervised four Honours students and 1 PhD student. She has received several awards in recent years, including the Hudson Science Innovation Seed Award, Harold Mitchell Fellowship, and Australia-Japan Medical Research Travel Grant.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Tea Science, PhD, Zhejiang University

Award Date: 30 Jun 2018

Horticulture, Master, Zhejiang University

Award Date: 31 Mar 2012

Applied Biological Science, BSc, Zhejiang University

Award Date: 30 Jun 2009

Research area keywords

  • Immunology
  • cancer
  • Tumour Microenvironment
  • infection
  • pathology
  • Innate immunity

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