Research at Westlake Meta4D Lab will focus on these key biological and biomedical questions: 

Cell biology and Biochemistry


Development and physiology


Aging and Pathology: with a focus on cancer and metabolic diseases


We are also interested in developing and advancing the following technologies: 

Metabolite labeling and tracing in vitro and in vivo 

Dynamic metabolomic and lipidomic profiling in situ  

Lipidomics and metabolomics at single-cell resolution 

Metabolic flux analysis in vitro and in vivo