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Xiang-Yang Wang, Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Developmental Therapeutics (co-leader)

Massey Cancer Center leadership roles

Program co-leader, Developmental Therapeutics

Department affiliations

Professor, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine

Endowed and distinguished chair or professorship

Mary Anderson Harrison Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Research

Education

PhD, Beijing Normal University, China (1996)

Awards and honors

Harrison Scholarship in Cancer Research, 2009, Massey Cancer Center
American Cancer Society Scholar, 2007, American Cancer Society

Research description

My main focus is on understanding of the mechanisms that define and govern antitumor immunity and the development of immunotherapeutic approaches for clinical translation.

Disease focus of research

Breast, Prostate, Head & neck

Research keywords

Cancer therapy resistance,Cancer therapy toxicities,Immunotherapy,Inflammation,Metabolism,Metastasis,Radiotherapy,Translational science,Tumor microenvironment

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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Contact information

Email: xywang@vcu.edu