Felix Lu, Ph.D.

Hsueh Chung (Felix) Lu joined the de Figueiredo lab in 2020. He received his doctoral and postdoctoral training in Dr. Jianrong Li’s lab in Veterinary Integrative Biomedical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University. During his doctoral work, he focused on autoimmune mechanisms of an animal model of multiple sclerosis as well as the role of microglia during neonatal brain development. His interest in the de Figueiredo lab is to develop neutralizing antibodies for the SARS-CoV2 virus.