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Jian Zhang, MD, PhD

Jian Zhang, MD, PhD is adjunct professor of urology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Zhang received his medical degree from Tianjin Medical University in Tianjin, China. Dr. Zhang completed his fellowship at the University of Michigan. He and his team set up the first center for translational medicine in southwest China. His is the author or co-author of over 100 peer-reviewed publications and is a reviewer for several international academic and scientific societies. Dr. Zhang’s research interests include aging-related diseases including aging-associated cancer biology.

Clinical Specialties

  • Aging-related tumor microenvironment
  • Chemoresistance
  • Metastasis

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