Xiaohu Tang, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Nutrition

Xiaohu Tang, PhD, received his doctorate in Life Science form The Weizmann Institute of Science in 2006. His general interests are to identify metabolic alterations in cancer and other diseases, to understand how those alterations interfere normal cellular function and lead to or promote disease progression, to develop nutrition interventions and new therapies to prevent and treat cancer and other diseases. Currently he focuses on defining the underlying mechanisms of obesity-cancer associations and developing nutrition intervention to prevent tumor development using molecular and omics technologies.