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Jong Woo Lee, PhD

Associate Research Scientist in Medicine (Medical Oncology)

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Jong Woo Lee, PhD



Dr. Lee is an Associate Research Scientist at the Yale Cancer Center and Yale University School of Medicine. He has gained an expertise of both knowledge and techniques related to translational cancer research. His research focuses on immuno-oncology, cancer metabolism (autophagy), and drug discovery targeting transcription factors, CREB and E2F8 using various pre-clinical models of cancers to pursue determination of novel mechanisms and identification of an innovative therapeutic approach to treat this devastating disease.

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  • PhD
    Catholic University Medical College, Seoul, Korea (2007)

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