Return to list Junying Yuan, Ph.D.

Investigator

Junying Yuan, Ph.D.

Title

Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School

Department

Cell Biology

Address

Harvard Medical School
240 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Phone

(617) 432-4170

Email

Junying_Yuan@hms.harvard.edu

URL

http://yuan.med.harvard.edu/

Biography

Dr. Yuan studies the pathways of apoptotic as well as non-apoptotic cell death. She is interested in determining how cancer cells evade apoptotic checkpoints and how mutant proteins involved in neuronal degenerative diseases activate cell death mechanisms

Research
Investigating the mechanism of TNFalpha mediated cell death in oligodendrocytes - R01 NS082257
Investigating the neuroinflammatory role of RIP1 kinase - R01 AG047231