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Postdoctoral Fellows




Ruiting Lin, Ph.D

Education
Ph.D., Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Research interest
1. Metabolic rewiring and reprogramming in cancer development. 
2. Protein post-transcriptional modification regulation in cancer metabolic signaling. 







Siyuan Xia, PhD

Education
Ph.D., College of Life Sciences, Nankai University, Tianjin, China

Research interest
1. Ketogenesis selectively promotes disease development of BRAFV600E-positive human malignancies
2. How cancer cell metabolism influences immune system in tumor microenvironment 






Yijie Liu, PhD

Education
Ph.D., Genetics, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China

Research interest
1. Copper chaperones in cancer cell proliferation.







Xue Gao, PhD



Dong Chen, PhD


Yan Yan, PhD



Visiting Scholars




Shuangping Liu, MD

Education 
M.D., College of Medicine, Yanbian University, Yanji, China

Research interest
1. Distinct oncogenes may require different metabolic alterations for tumor growth.
2. Different effects of knockdown enzymes along a linear metabolic pathway. 







Yaozhu Pan, MD&PhD

Education
M.D. & Ph.D.Hematology, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, China

Research interest
1. Hematologic malignancy cell metabolism.
2. Autophagy and drug resistance in cancer cells.






Mei Wang, PhD



Graduate Student




Liang (Liya) Zhao

Education
M.D., Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, Hunan, China

Research interest
Cancer metabolism

 






Undergraduate Student




Zhiyu (Jason) Qian

Education
B.S., (in 2017), Emory University, Atlanta, United States.

Research Interest
Cancer metabolism







Former Lab Members
 
                                   Taro Hitosugi, PhD (Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic)

                                   
 
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                  Jun Fan, PhD (Assistant Professor, Rad/Onc, Emory University)
                          
                      
  
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                      Heebum Kang, PhD (Research Assistant Professor, Korea)
                        
                         
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                    Jae Ho Seo, PhD (Postdoc Fellow, Wistar Cancer Insitute)
        
                     
 
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           Changliang Shan, PhD (Professor, Jinan University, China)
 
                       
 
 Shannon El, PhD (Postdoc Fellow, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School)