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Friday Research Seminar Series: Grapes, Red Wine and Prostate Cancer

Friday, September 12 at 12:00 PM
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) 115, Des Moines, IA, 50312 Show Map

Friday Research Seminar Series


Join the Des Moines University research community for a series of presentations highlighting the research that is being done on campus and in the local area. This week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be hosted by the Microbiology and Immunology department. All DMU faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend.

Refreshments will be served.

Grapes, Red Wine and Prostate Cancer


Fang,-YujiangYujiang Fang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Des Moines University

Yujiang Fang joined the DMU department of microbiology and immunology in December 2013. He received his M.D. and Ph.D. in China and has worked as an attending urologist for years. Following postdoctoral training in pathology in Paris and postdoctoral training in immunology in Columbia, Missouri, he was a research assistant professor at the University of Missouri and adjunct assistant professor at several other universities. A member of the editorial boards of several established journals, Dr. Fang has extensive involvement in clinical, teaching and research experiences. He is interested in cancer immunotherapy, the effect of radiosensitizers on cancer and the mechanisms of resolution and fibrosis of inflammation.