Yishi Jin, PhD

Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Professor, Biological Sciences

Contact Information

Office: 858-534-7754
Lab: 858-534-7765
Admin Asst.: 858-534-7773

University of California, San Diego
Center for Molecular Genetics, Room 220
9500 Gilman Dr MC 0634
La Jolla, CA 92093


Lab Website

Our lab is interested in identifying the molecular mechanisms controlling synapse formation and axon guidance in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.


Research Focus Areas:

Developmental Biology  |  Genetics and Genomics  |  Neurodevelopment and Neurodegenerative Disease  |  Signal Transduction


Dr. Jin's Publications (PubMed)