Xiaojiang Chen, PhD

Dr. Chen currently serves as Professor of Biological Chemistry – USC Keck School of Medicine, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.

His combined expertise in Molecular and Cell Biology, Biochemistry, and Structural Biology (X-ray, EM) enables him to study critical questions in DNA replication/repair, Cancer Biology and Immunology at molecular/cellular levels. He has done landmark work on viral replication and viral oncogenes (such as SV40 large tumor antigen, EBV gp350), as well as crucial DNA modifying enzymes which play key roles in genomic stability, cancer, and immunity.