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Ming Chen

Associate Professor in Pathology
Pathology
Duke Box 103863, Durham, NC 27710
905 S LaSalle St, GSRB1, Rm 2014, Durham, NC 27710

Overview


Our laboratory is interested in understanding the molecular and genetic events underlying cancer progression and metastasis. The focus of our work is a series of genetically engineered mouse models that faithfully recapitulate human disease. Using a combination of mouse genetics, omics technologies, cross-species analyses and in vitro approaches, we aim to identify cancer cell–intrinsic and –extrinsic mechanisms driving metastatic cancer progression, with a long–term goal of developing new therapeutic strategies for preventing and treating metastatic disease. 

Current Appointments & Affiliations


Associate Professor in Pathology · 2022 - Present Pathology, Clinical Science Departments
Associate Research Professor of Cell Biology · 2022 - Present Cell Biology, Basic Science Departments
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute · 2018 - Present Duke Cancer Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications


University of Rochester · 2009 Ph.D.