Dr. Liang Ma now is research associate at Systems Biology Platform in Zhejiang California International NanoSystems Institute(ZCNI) at Zhejiang University. He got both B.Eng in Material Science & Engineering and B.Sc in Bioinformatics in Zhejiang University in 2005. After two years graduate study in ZCNI,he went to Department of Mechanical Engineering from University of Washington at Seattle to pursuit his Ph.D in Sep 2008 under the State Scholarship Fund support from China Scholarship Council (CSC).He graduated and got his Ph.D. degree in Mar 2012.
He joined mechanical engineering department as postdoctor in University of Texas at Austin in Mar 2012, Then returned to China and joined Zhejiang California International NanoSystems Institute in Sep 2012.He joined School of Mechanical Engineering in Jan 2017 collaborated with Prof Huayong Yang and Prof Bin Zhang for 3D bioprinting.
Currently Dr Liang Ma focuses on the fabrication of novel tissue model systems with 3D cell printing. His researches including three aspects: In vitro glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) invasion model; 3D follicular model for in vitro maturation; 3D liver model for HBV infectious.