Professor of Genomics, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA. Director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute. Elected, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Science, 2004. Voted Most Influential Physician Executive in the US in 2012, Modern Healthcare. Thomson Reuters ISI "Doctor of the Decade" for top 10 in medicine citations. University of Michigan endowed Topol Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, 2011.
Professor of Vascular Inflammation and Director of Graduate Studies at the William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine & Dentistry. Fellow of the American Heart Association. Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society. Fellow of the Society of Biology.
Associate Professor at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, Editor of American Journal of Medical and Biological Research, Dataset Papers in Biology, Frontiers in Physiology, Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research, PLOS One, World Journal Of Hypertension, and World Journal of Cardiology.
Researcher at Bloodworks Research Institute and UW Medicine, University of Washington. Current work mainly focuses on zwitterionic-based surface coatings for long-term biomedical applications.
Dr. Yang’s research focuses on a group of gasotransmitters, especially H2S, in the regulation of cellular functions and human diseases. Dr. Yang has received numerous awards and recognitions, including New Investigator award from the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada and Maureen Andrew Award from Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. In his career, Dr. Yang has published ~100 peer-reviewed research articles, some of them published in high-impact journals, including as Science, Circulation, PNAS, and EMBO report etc. Their total citations are 5,951 (April 26, 2017).
Professor in Second Hospital of Jilin University.
Research Keywords: Cancer research, Stem Cell, Biochemistry, Bioenergetics, Biology and life sciences, Biotechnology, Breast tumors, Cancer, Clinical research, Complementary and alternative medicine, Cytochemistry, Cytometry, Pharmacology, Neuropharmacology, Gastrointestinal tumors, Immunochemistry, Leukemias, Lung cancer