January 31, 2018 - ShanghaiTech University (STU) held an awards ceremony to recognize tenured professor appointments, excellence in teaching and outstanding staff.
January 26, 2018 - The iHuman Institute held “iHuman Science Day” at Ren Building. Given the rapid and strong growth of the institute, the special Science Day was created to increase communication across the institute and showcase all its incredible scientific results.
January 8, 2018 - Dr. Guisheng Zhong, Principal Investigator and Research Associate Professor at iHuman Institute, has been promoted by ShanghaiTech University to Assistant Director of iHuman Institute in January 2018.
October 13, 2017 - In the early morning of Friday, the Nobel laureate Prof. Thomas Steitz visited iHuman, ShanghaiTech University, invited by Prof. Ming-Wei Wang, Dean of School of Pharmacy, Fudan University. Prof. Fei Xu of iHuman Institute hosted this visit.
September 16, 2017 - ShanghaiTech iHuman Institute Founding Director Dr. Raymond C. Stevens was awarded the 2017 Magnolia Silver Award.
July 6, 2017 - A paper entitled "Crystal structures of agonist-bound human cannabinoid receptor CB1", published online in Nature.
May 18, 2017 - A paper entitled "Structural basis for apelin control of the human apelin receptor" , is published in Structure.
May 17, 2017 - A paper entitled “Human GLP-1 receptor transmembrane domain structure in complex with allosteric modulators”, is published online in Nature.
May 17, 2017 - A paper titled “Crystal structure of a multi-domain human smoothened receptor in complex with a super stabilizing ligand”is published in Nature Communications.
January 9, 2017 - The Shanghai city government recently announced the 2016 Shanghai Top Ten Science & Technology stories. Included in the list is the structure of cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1), also known as the “marijuana receptor” published in the prestigious international journal Cell in October, 2016.
December 13, 2016 - The iHuman Institute held its first annual "iHuman Science Day" in the new "Ren" building.
October 20, 2016 - A paper titled "Crystal Structure of the Human Cannabinoid Receptor CB1" is published online in Cell.
September 14, 2016 - As invited by Prof. Raymond Stevens, Founding Director, and Prof. Zhi-Jie Liu, Deputy Director of iHuman Institute, ShanghaiTech University, Prof. Hartmut Michel, Director of Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry in 1988 visited ShanghaiTech University on September 14, 2016 and delivered ShanghaiTech Lecture.
May 19, 2016 - A distinguished panel of the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee, National People’s Congress, led by Liu Binjie, Member of The NPC Standing Committee and Chairman of The NPC Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee, visited the iHuman Institute at ShanghaiTech University.