Minghui Liu

Minghui Liu

Assistant Research Professor, Biodesign Center for Molecular Design and Biomimetics 

Bio

Minghui Liu received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Arizona State University and her B.S. in Biology Science and Biotechnology from Wuhan University in China. Her Ph.D. research was focused on DNA directed self-assembly, organization of multi-enzyme pathways and responsive nanodevices.

Minghui is currently an assistant research professor at Arizona State University. As a member of the Biodesign Center for Molecular Design and Biomimetics, her primary research is focused on photo-responsive DNA nanostructures, orthogonal conjugation chemistry on proteins, DNA-directed nanobody assemblies, DNA-peptide/protein hybrid materials and photo-switchable protein-DNA complexes.