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Tung-Chia Wang Li

Tung-Chia Wang Li, American technical specialist. Achievements include patent for certain bacterial produced surfactants; demonstration of enzyme linked immunoassay for antibody tests in infectious diseases; research on improving test procedure in DNA typing for paternity tests and DR typing (Class II Human Leucocyte Antigens typing) in transplant patients particularly for bone marrow transplant and in disease associations.

Background

  • Li, Tung-Chia Wang was born on November 5, 1944 in Chunking, Szechuan, People's Republic of China. Daughter of Chih-Hsien and Ying (Shih) Wang.

  • Education

    • Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1967.

    Career

    • Research assistant Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1967-1968. Biology associate Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, Long Island, New York, 1968-1969. Research assistant Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1969-1973, Case WEstern University, Cleveland, 1974-1976.

      Section leader Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1976-1982. Microbiologist Sohio Research, Warrensville, Ohio, 1982-1985. Technical specialist Cleveland Clinic Foundation, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patent for certain bacterial produced surfactants. Demonstration of enzyme linked immunoassay for antibody tests in infectious diseases. Research on improving test procedure in DNA typing for paternity tests and DR typing (Class II Human Leucocyte Antigens typing) in transplant patients particularly for bone marrow transplant and in disease associations.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society Chemical Pathology.

    Connections

    • Married George Su-Hsiang Li, February 6, 1971. 1 child, Kenneth C.
    • father: Chih-Hsien Wang
    • mother: Ying (Shih) Wang
    • spouse: George Su-Hsiang Li
    • child: Kenneth C. Li
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    Born November 5, 1944
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      University Wisconsin
    • 1967 - 1968
      Research assistant, Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1968 - 1969
      biology associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory
      Upton, New York, United States
    • 1969 - 1973
      research assistant, Purdue University
      Lafayette, Tennessee, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      research assistant, Purdue University
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1976 - 1982
      section leader, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    • 1982 - 1985
      microbiologist, Sohio Research
      Warrensville, North Carolina, United States
    • 1985
      technical specialist, Cleveland Clinic Foundation