Chaofan Li

Li, Chaofan

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Medicine: Infectious Diseases and International Health


  • PhD, Pathogenic Organisms, Fudan University

Contact Information

1335 Lee St
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

Research Disciplines

Infectious Diseases/Biodefense

Research Interests

Infectious Diseases

Research Description

Chaofan Li received his Ph.D. degree in Pathogenic Organisms from the Fudan University, China. From there, he joined the Sun lab at the Mayo Clinic as a research fellow/research associate before moving to the UVA. Chaofan is interested in understanding the transcriptional and metabolic regulation of T cell responses. He hopes to develop therapeutic targets for anti-viral infection and anti-tumor treatment based on the discoveries in basic mechanisms.

Selected Publications