Weimin Zhong

Associate Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development

Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Cell Symmetry


Research Interests

asymmetric cell division; differentiation; neurogenesis; progenitor cell; self-renewal; stem cell more...


  • Ph.D., The Rockefeller University, 1993

Selected Publications

  • Zhong W. (2008). Timing cell-fate determination during asymmetric cell divisions. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 18:472-478
  • Zhou, Y., et al. (2007). The mammalian Golgi controls Numb signaling in asymmetric cell division by releasing ACBD3 during mitosis. Cell 129:163-178.
  • Petersen, P.H., Zou, K., Krauss, S., and Zhong, W. (2004). Continuing role for mouse Numb and Numbl in maintaining progenitor cells during cortical neurogenesis. Nat. Neurosci. 7:803-811.



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