Ying Yan, Ph.D.

Ying Yan, Ph.D.Associate Professor

Education:
Postdoc, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Pharmacology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, 1999
Ph.D., Cell Biology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China, 1992
B.Sc., Biology, Yunnan University, Kunming, China

Professional Memberships:
American Association for Cancer Research
European Association for Cancer Research

Clinical & Research Interests:
Signal transduction pathways
Protein phosphatases and kinases
Cell cycle regulation and DNA damage checkpoint response
Molecular mechanisms of tumorigenesis and cancer metastasis
Molecular mechanisms of therapy resistance and cancer recurrence
Sensitization of cancer cells to chemo/radiation therapy