Wengong Yu was born in Yantai, China, in 1962. He received his BS degree in clinical medicine in 1988 from Shandong University, China. He received his Ph.D. degree from Osaka University, Japan, under the supervision of Professor Toshiyuki Hamaoka in 1997. He then joined as a Professor the Ocean University of China. Now he serves as the Director of Molecular Biology Lab at School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ocean University of China. His research interests include the finding and functional studies of marine polysaccharide-degrading enzymes, the finding of novel anti-infection drugs, and functional study of O-GlcNAc in cancer progression.
Biography Updated on 31 July 2013