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Qunzhao Wang

Assistant Professor

Qunzhao Wang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Division of Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry


qunzhao_wang

PHONE
(919) 962-1320
EMAIL
qunzhaow@email.unc.edu
ADDRESS
Kenan Lab A505, UNC At Chapel HIll, CB# 3290, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599
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Research

Qunzhao Wang has created a technology that visualizes the behavior of a specific family of enzymes (protein kinases) in living cells. These enzymes have been implicated in a wide variety of disease states, including several forms of cancer. The ability to image the aberrant biochemistry of cells represents an important first step in detecting cancer at its earliest (and therefore most treatable) stage.