Adam Z. Cheng

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Adam ChengEmail: cheng396@umn.edu

Entering Class:
2013

Education:
Washington University
Biology and Mathematics majors, Anthropology minor
B.A, 2012

MSTP Student Governance:

  • Student Advisory Committee 2013-2015
  • Student Admissions Committee 2014-2016

Honor and Awards:

  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award for Predoctoral MD/PhD Fellows, National Cancer Institute, 2015-2020

Thesis Advisor: Reuben Harris, Ph.D.

Publications (pubmed):

Dong X, Cheng A, Zou Z, Yang YS, Sumpter RM Jr, Huang CL, Bhagat G, Virgin HW, Lira SA, Levine B. Endolysosomal trafficking of viral G protein-coupled receptor functions in innate immunity and control of viral oncogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Mar 15;113(11):2994-9. PMCID: PMC4801257