Xianjun Fang, M.S., Ph.D.
Research program member: Cancer Cell Signaling
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)
My lab is interested in the roles of lipid metabolism and lipid signaling molecules in ovarian and breast cancer. The mouse models and pharmacological compounds we have developed are promising tools to control fatty acid metabolism and tumorigenesis.
Ovarian cancer, breast cancer, lipid metabolism, metastasis, cancer stem cells