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Hu: Signal transduction and CRISPR/Cas gene therapy for neurological diseases and virus infection

Khan: Novel therapeutics for Cardiac Repair and regeneration

Snyder: Quantitative studies of compartmentalization of metabolism and exposures at both the cellular and physiological level


Wu: Studying the pathology of insulin resistance, obesity, type 2 diabetes and PCOS associated with elevated androgen.

Yang: Dr. Yang’s laboratory uses cutting-edged -omics approaches with focuses of immunometabolism and epigenetics to study the roles of endothelial cells, vascular smooth muscle cells, macrophages, and regulatory T cells in the progression of cardiovascular disease (CVD), chronic kidney disease, diabetes, respiratory disease, and other inflammations.

Yu: Regulation of vascular inflammation and remodeling