Weiguo Li

Other Faculty

Weiguo Li

Other Faculty

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Physiology

  • (706) 721-1520
  • (706) 721-0299
  • CA3149


  • Ph.D., Medical Scientist. Nagoya University, 2004

  • MD, Medicine Dalian Medical University, 1997

Awards & Honors

  • Best Poster Presentation in Postdoc Category Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center Scientific Research Week., 2012

  • Best of AHA Specialty Conferences at Scientific Sessions American Heart Association, 2011

  • Japan Hattori Outstanding Overseas Student Scholarship 2004

  • Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology General Scholarship 2000


Selected Recent Publications

  • Diabetes Worsens Functional Outcomes in Young Female Rats: Comparison of Stroke Models, Tissue Plasminogen Activator Effects, and Sexes., 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Nox4 contributes to the hypoxia-mediated regulation of actin cytoskeleton in cerebrovascular smooth muscle., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Linagliptin treatment improves cerebrovascular function and remodeling and restores reduced cerebral perfusion in Type 2 diabetes., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • High-fat diet increases O-GlcNAc levels in cerebral arteries: a link to vascular dysfunction associated with hyperlipidaemia/obesity?, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Metformin treatment in the period after stroke prevents nitrative stress and restores angiogenic signaling in the brain in diabetes., 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal