Researcher Profile

Nan Gao, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 2011

Academic Appointment

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Division of Cell and Molecular Biology
Newark College of Arts and Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


Research Interests

  • Molecular contribution of Cdc42 to the progression of intestinal tumor cells
  • Molecular contribution of endosomal sorting to intestinal host-microbial homeostasis
  • Mechanisms of intestinal stem cell niche homeostasis

Selected Publications

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