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Wenzhen Duan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
MD, Shanxi Medical College (China)
PhD, Neuropharmacology, Peking Union Medical University (China)
MS, Pharmacology, Shanxi Medical College (China)

Mailing Address:
Baltimore , MD
Phone: 410-502-2866

Research Interests

Dr. Duan’s research interests focus on understanding pathogenesis and cell death pathways of neurodegeneration with a view to discovering new therapeutic strategies in neurodegenerative diseases with a focus on Huntington’s disease (HD) and Parkinson’s disease (PD). The research in Dr. Duan’s group includes developing cell and mouse models of HD and PD, therapeutic target identification and validation, compound screening, preclinical trials and image studies.


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