Dr. Dong also has interests in human diabetes and fatty liver disease and their pathogenesis and clinical treatment.

Our research interest is to explore the molecular underpinnings of pathogenesis of fatty liver disease, fibrosis, inflammation, obesity, diabetes, aging, and cancer. We are also actively pursuing translational research to bring laboratory findings to clinical applications


Research: Cellular and Molecular Metabolism

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cellular Biochemistry, Molecular Biochemistry
PhD, Ohio State University, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, 2002
MS, University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Genetics, 1994
BS, Shandong Normal University, Biology, 1991