Yu Zhang, MD, PhD

Yu Zhang, MD, PhD
Yu Zhang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Investigative Medicine


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1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Department of Investigative Medicine

Yu Zhang, MD, PhD, received her BA, MD degree at Capital Medical University in China. She completed her PhD in Biology at Georgia Institute of Technology and postdoctoral training in the PCMM program at Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School. She was a Leukemia & Lymphoma Society fellow from 2014-2017, and now she is a Leukemia & Lymphoma Society special fellow. She joined the Center for Immunobiology at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor in October 2018. Her research interest is to identify mechanisms that promote antibody diversification and suppress associated oncogenic lesions in B lymphocytes, and apply the acquired knowledge to cancer therapy.