Johnathon Li

Jonathon Li
  • Animal Biology Graduate Group Student

Major Professor: Dietmar Kueltz

Home department: Animal Science


  • Ph.D. Animal Biology in progress
  • M.S. in Animal Biology - 2015
  • B.S. Animal Science: emphasis in Aquatic Animals

Research interests:

Proteomics, biochemical responses to environmental stress in fish.


Population-specific renal proteomes of marine and freshwater three-spined sticklebacks – Journal of Proteomics 2015. Kültz, D., Li, J., Paguio, D., Pham, T., Edisaa, M., Almaas, E.

Population-specific plasma proteomes of marine and freshwater three-spined sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus). Proteomics 2015 Kültz, D., Li, J., Zhang, X., Villarreal, F., Pham, T., Paguio, D.

Derivation and Osmotolerance Characterization of Three Immortalized Tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) Cell Lines. – Public Library of Science 2014 Gardell, A.M., Qin, Q., Rice, R.H., Li, J., Kültz, D.

Salinity-induced activation of the myo-inositol biosynthesis pathway in tilapia gill epithelium – Journal of Experimental Biology 2013. Sacchi, R., Li, J., Villarreal, F., Gardell, A.M., Kueltz, D.

Development of a gill assay library for ecological proteomics of threespine sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus). Molecular & Cellular Proteomics; Li, J., Levitan, B.B., Jimenez, S.G., Kültz, D., (2018)

Quantitative molecular phenotyping of tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) gill remodeling in response to salinity stress Molecular & Cellular Proteomics 2013 Kültz, D., Li, J., Gardell, A.M., Sacchi, R.