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Xianjun Fang, M.S., Ph.D.

Research program member: Cancer Cell Signaling

Box 980614
1101 E. Marshall St.
Richmond, VA 23298-0614




Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine


PhD, University of Toronto, Canada (1994)
MS, Shanghai Medical University, China (1986)
MS, Anhui Normal University, China (1983)

Research description

My lab focuses on the mechanisms underlying metabolic transformation and discovery of metabolic targets to treat breast and ovarian cancer. We also work on improving immuno-therapies by manipulating cancer and somatic cell metabolism.

Research keywords

Animal models,Cancer cell biology,Cancer therapy resistance,Cell cycle regulation,Cell signaling,Lipid signaling,Metabolism,Obesity,Oncogenes,Tumor microenvironment

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