Prof. Hui Li

MOE Key Laboratory of Contemporary Anthropology, School of Life Sciences

Fudan University, Shanghai, China






2005-2009 Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University, CT, USA

2000-2005 Ph.D., Fudan University, Human Biology, China,

1996-2000 B.S., Fudan University, Genetics, China


1. Li H. et al. (2011) Diversification of the ADH1B gene during expansion of modern humans. Annals of Human Genetics, Vol.75, No.4, pp.497- 507. Blackwell Publishing LtdUniversity College London.

2. Li H. et al. (2010) Selection on the Human Bitter Taste Gene, TAS2R16, in Eurasian Populations. Human Biology, Vol.83, No.3, pp.363-377. Wayne State University Press, USA.

3. Yang K., Zheng H.X., Qin Z.D., Lu Y., Farina S.E., Li S., Jin L., Li D.*, Li H.* :Genographic Consortium (2011) Positive Selection on Mitochondrial M7 Lineages among the Gelong People in Hainan. Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.56, pp.253–256. Nature Publishing GroupUK.

4. Yuan Y., Li H.* (2010) Multiple Origins of Archaic Homo sapiens Indicated by Denisova Hominin DNA. Commun Contemp Anthropol, Vol. 4, pp.110-115.

5. Zhao Q., Pan S.L., Qin Z.D., Cai X.Y., Lu Y., Farina S.E., Liu C.W., Peng J.H., Xu J.S., Yin R.X., Li S.L., Jin L., Li H.* (2010) Gene flow between Zhuang and Han Populations in the China- Vietnam Borderland. Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.55, pp.774-776. Nature Publishing GroupUK.

6. Qin Z.D., Yang Y.J., Kang L.L., Yan S., Cho K., Cai X.Y., Lu Y., Zheng H.X., Zhu D.C., Fei D.M., Li S.L., Jin L.*, Li H.* (2010) A Mitochondrial Revelation of Early Human Migrations to the Tibetan Plateau Before and After the Last Glacial Maximum. American Journal Physical Anthropology, Vol. 143, No.4, pp.555–569. Wiley-Liss, New York.

7. Li D., Sun Y.T., Lu Y., Mustavich L.F., Ou C.Y., Zhou Z.J., Li S.L., Jin L., Li H.* (2010) Genetic Origin of Kadai-Speaking Gelong People on Hainan Island Viewed from Y chromosomes. Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.55, No.7, pp.462-468. Nature Publishing GroupUK.

8. Kang L.L., Li S.L., Gupta S., Zhang Y.G., Liu K., Zhao J.M., Jin L.* , Li H.* (2010) Genetic structures of the Tibetans and the Deng People in the Himalayas viewed from autosomal STRs. Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.55, pp.270–277. Nature Publishing GroupUK.

9. Li H. et al. (2010) Analyzing Courtyard Tombs Found among the Gelong in Hainan. Commun Contemp Anthropol, Vol.4, pp.1-4.

10. Li H. et al. (2009) Genetic Landscape of Eurasia and “Admixture” in Uigurs. The American Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.84, No.12, pp.934-937. Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam.

11. Li H. et al. (2009) Refined Geographic Distribution of the Oriental ALDH2*504Lys (nee 487Lys) Variant. Annals of Human Genetics, Vol.73, No.3, pp.335-345. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, University College London.

12. Li H. et al. (2009) Natural selection and alcohol. American Journal Physical Anthropology, Vol.S48, p.175.

13. Li H. et al. (2009) Low Allele Frequency of ADH1B*47His in West China and Different ADH1B Haplotypes in Western and Eastern Asia. The American Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.84, No.1, pp.92-94. Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam.

14. Cheng X., Li H.*, Gupta S., Pan S.L., Hou J.R., Jin L. (2009) Dermatoglyphic Changes during the Population Admixture between Kam and Han Chinese. HOMO-Journal of Comparative Human Biology, Vol.60, No.2, pp.143-157. Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam.

15. Li H. (2008) Diversity Analyses on the Basic Vowel Qualities among the Human Languages. Commun on Contemp Anthropol, Vol.2, pp.42-51.

16. Li H. et al. (2008) Reconstructing the Phylogenesis of East Asians. Scientific American Complex Chinese Edition, Vol.78, pp.35-39.

17. Li H.* et al. (2008) Paternal Genetic Affinity between Western Austronesians and Daic Populations. BMC Evolutionary Biology, Vol.8, p.146. BioMed Central, UK.

18. Li D.N., Li H.*, Ou C., Lu Y., Sun Y.T., Yang B., Qin Z., Zhou Z.J., Li S., Jin L. (2008) Paternal Genetic Structure of Hainan Aborigines Isolated at the Entrance to East Asia. PLoS ONE, Vol.3, No.5, p.e2168. Public Library Science, USA.

19. Li H. et al. (2008) Ethnic Related Selection for an ADH Class I Variant within East Asia. PLoS ONE, Vol.3, No.4, p.e1881. Public Library Science, USA.

20. Gan R., Pan S.L., Mustavich L.F., Qin Z., Cai X., Qian J., Liu C.W., Peng J.H., Li S., Xu J.S., Jin L., Li H.*: the Genographic Consortium (2008) Pinghua Population as an Exception of Han Chinese's Coherent Genetic Structure. Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.53, pp.303-313. Springer-Verlag, Germany.

21. Li H.* et al. (2007) Y chromosomes of Prehistoric People along the Yangtze River. Human Genetics, Vol.122, pp.383-388. Springer-Verlag, Germany.

22. Li H. et al. (2007) Geographically Separate Increases in the Frequency of the Derived ADH1B*47His Allele in Eastern and Western Asia. The American Journal of Human Genetics, Vol.81, pp.842-846. Cell Press, Cambridge.

23. Li H. et al. (2007) Mitochondrial DNA diversity and population differentiation in southern East Asia. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Vol.134, pp.481-488. Wiley-Liss, Hoboken.

24. Lǐ Hui.* et al. (2006) Dermatoglyph groups Kinh Vietnamese to Mon-Khmer. International Journal of Anthropology, Vol.21, pp.295-306. Springer-Verlag, Germany.

25. Li H. (2007) Abscondence of Min-Yue Ethnic Group Revealed by Molecular Anthropology. Journal of Guangxi University for Nationalities (Philosophy and Social Sciences Edition), Vol.29, No.2, pp.42-47.

26. Li H. et al. (2007) Observation on Tai-Kang’s Naris Drinking. Commun on Contemp Anthropol, Vol.1, pp.1-3.

27. Chen J., Li H.*, Qin Z.D., Liu W.H., Lin W.X., Yin R.X., Jin L., Pan S.L.* (2006) Y-chromosome Genotyping and Genetic Structure of Zhuang Populations. Acta Genetica Sinica, Vol.33, No.12, pp.1060-1072. Science Press, China.

28. Li H. (2005) Genetic Evidence for Nationalism of China: One Root, Tufty Branches and Crossed Twigs. Journal of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Vol.15, pp.118-133.

29. Li H. (2004) Yellow washed Brown down: A tale of Modern Human in the Far East. Journal of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Vol.14, pp.164-180.

30. Li H. et al. (2004) Colligate Researches on the Headstream of Shanghai Suburbia. Century China Weekly(Hong Kong), p. 198.

31. Li H. (2004) The Ethnic Vicissitude in the History of Shanghai. Journal of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall(Taipei), Vol.13, pp.168-179.

32. Li H. et al. (2003) Origin of Hakka and Hakkanese: A Genetics Analysis. Acta Genetica Sinica, Vol. 30, No.9, pp.873-880. Science Press, China.

33. Li H. (2003) Genetics and Emigration Studies in Hainan. In: WANG Yu-chun. History Records of Hainan Emigration. Haikou: Hainan People’s Press, pp.1-5.

34. Li H. et al. (2003) Origin of Grass Hmong as Revealed by Genetics and Physical Anthropology. Journal of Fudan University (Natural Science), Vol.42, No.4, pp.621-629.

35. Li H. (2003) How many years did early humans go out of Africa?. Journal of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall (Taipei), Vol.11, pp.165-174.

36. Li H. (2003) Evolution, Heredity and Gene-Localization of Interdigital Patterns. Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Vol.14, No.4, pp.252-261.

37. Li H. (2003) Principal Component Analysis on Shanghai Suburbanites. Journal of the Central University for Nationalities, Vol.12, No.2, pp.167-173.

38. Li H. et al. (2003) Historical Immigrations to Shanghai Suburb Based on Principal Component Analysis on Physical Characters and Surnames. Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology, Vol.14, No.4, pp.233-242.

39. Li H. (2002) A Genetic Interpretation of Human Genealogy. Twenty-first Century Bimonthly(Hong Kong), Vol.71, No.6, pp.98-108.

40. Li H. (2002) A Molecular Anthropologic Study on the Origin of Liujia People in Guangxi. Journal of Guangxi University for Nationalities, Vol.24, No.5, pp.38-43.

41. Li H. (2002) A Genetic and Anthropological Study of Beigao Population and Its Implication in Identification of Its Ethnicity. Journal of the Central University for Nationalities, Vol.11, No.2, pp.108-116.

42. Li H. (2002) On dividing of Baiyue people’s hereditary frame. Study of Ethnics in Guangxi , Vol.70, No.4, pp.26-31.

43. Li H. (2002) Realizing the Heredity System in Eastern Asian. Journal of National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall(Taipei), Vol.10, pp.123-136.

44. Li H. et al. (2001) Evolution of Interdigital Patterns among Primates. Acta Anthropologica Sinica, Vol.20, No.4, pp.308-313.

45. Li H. et al. (2001) Genetics Study of Interdigital Patterns II. Mosaic Dominant Inheritance of Interdigital Patterns. Acta Anthropologica Sinica, Vol.20, No.2, pp.144-150.

46. Li H. et al. (2001) Facial Features Cluster of 8 Minority Nationality Populations in Northwest Yunnan. Journal of Fudan University(Natural Science), Vol.40, No.5, pp.568-576.

47. Li H. et al. (2000) Genetics Study of Interdigital Patterns I. Clustering of the Various Interdigital Pattern Types. Acta Anthropologica Sinica, Vol.19, No.3, pp.244-250.

48. Li H. et al. (1999) A Dermatoglyphic Study on Lahu-na Population. Journal of Fudan University (Natural Science), Vol.38, No.5, pp.517-522.


Refereed Conference Publications

1. Li H. (2009) Genetic Landscape of Eurasia Viewed from Large Allele Frequency Differences. In the American Society of Human Genetics 59th Annual Meeting. Honolulu, Hawaii.

2. Li H. (2008) Design and Application of Latinization Writing for Pumi Language in Lanping County. 2nd National Minority Youth Seminar on Natural Language Processing. Hefei, Anhui.

3. Li H. et al. (2008) Evolution pathway of the oriental ALDH2 variant. The American Society of Human Genetics 58th Annual Meeting. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

4. Li H. et al. (2007) Tracing the Selection on Human ADH1B Gene. The American Society of Human Genetics 57th Annual Meeting. San Diego, California.