Liang-Jun Yan received his B.S. degree from Peking University, Beijing, China; his M.S. degree from the Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; and his Ph.D. degree from the University of California at Berkeley, CA, USA. He did his postdoctoral studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX, USA. Dr. Yan is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences College of Pharmacy at the University of North Texas Health Science Center. His research is focused on understanding the mechanisms and beneficial roles of ROS-induced protein modifications in aging and aging-related metabolic diseases.
Biography Updated on 29 April 2014