Dianqing (Dan) Wu PhD

Professor of Pharmacology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Stem Cell Center, Yale: Stem Cell Niche and Homing | Signal Transduction and Cell Growth

Signal Transduction

Vascular Biology and Therapeutics Program


Research Interests

Wnt; signal transduction; G protein, Chemotaxis;Cell migration; Cancer biology and therapeutics; Stem cell biology; Chemoattractant signaling; Inflammation


  • BS, Nanjing University , 1985
  • Ph.D., Clarkson University , 1991

Selected Publication

  • Gan, X., Wang, J., Wang, C., Sommer, E., Kozasa, T., Srinivasula, S., Alessi, D., Offermanns, S., Simon, M.I., and Wu, D. (2012). PRR5L degradation promotes mTORC2-mediated PKC-d phosphorylation and cell migration downstream of Ga12. Nat Cell Biol. 10.1038/ncb2507
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