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Jiong Li, Ph.D.

Research program member: Cancer Molecular Genetics

Box 980540
800 E. Leigh St.
Richmond, VA 23298




Assistant Professor, Medicinal Chemistry, School of Pharmacy


PhD, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (2002)

Research description

My research focuses on understanding the transcriptional and epigenetic control of cancer stem cell potential using colorectal cancer and head and neck squamous cell carcinoma as models. The goal of these studies is to identify new therapeutic targets and develop novel strategies for the eradication of cancer.

Research keywords

Animal models,Biomarkers,Cancer cell biology,Cell signaling,Chemical biology,Signal transduction,Targeted therapies

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