Debin Mao 
Ph.D. Candidate
National Microgravity Laboratory and Center of Biomechanics and Bioengineering
Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 100190
Phone: 010-86-82544130
Fax: 010-86-82543795
E-mail:maodebin@imech.ac.cn

Area of research

  • Molecular dynamics simulation, β2integrin allostery, receptor-ligand interaction

Educational background

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Wuhan University, 2008

Selected awards:

  • The Yung-huai Kuo scholarship,Institute of Mechanics, 2012
  • Outstanding Paper Award, 9th National Biomechanics Conference, 2009

Selected research publications:

  1. Mao D.B., Lü S.Q., Li N., Zhang Y., and Long M. 2011. Conformational stability analyses of alpha subunit I domain of LFA-1 and Mac-1. PLoS One, 6(8): e24188.
  2.  Mao D.B., Li N., Lü S.Q., and Long M.2009. MD simulation of integrin aM I domain-ICAM-1 D3 interaction.9th National Biomechanics Conference.
  3. Mao D.B., Lü S.Q., Zhang Y., and Long M. 2010. MD simulation of LFA-1/Mac-1-ICAM-1 interactions. National Doctors' Forum (Biomedical Engineering).
  4.  Mao D.B., Lü S.Q., Li N., Zhang Y., and Long M. 2011. Conformational difference of I domain between LFA-1 and Mac-1 receptors, International Conference on Computational & Experimental Engineering and Sciences, 353, Nanjing, April 18-21.
  5.  Mao D.B., Lü S.Q., Li N., Zhang Y., and Long M. 2012. Allostery of b2integrin. 10th National Biomechanics Conference.

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