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  • Zheng Pang, MSc


Dr. Tong-Jun Lin

Program of Study:

Ph.D, Pathology

Project Title:

A role of mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase 3 in breast cancer development and metastasis

Scholarships and/or Awards:

  • Cancer Research Training Program (CRTP) Traineeship Award 2016-2017
  • Graduate scholarship, Biology, Saint Mary's University, 2013-2015

Career Aspirations:

Zheng developed a strong interest in research during his Master’s study at Saint Mary’s University. He is currently pursuing a PhD degree in the Department of Pathology at Dalhousie University, and his research focuses on studying the role of MKK3 in breast cancer development and metastasis. After completing his PhD, he would like to continue working in the field of cancer research by pursuing a post-doctoral position. In the future, he hopes to become a successful investigator in developing therapeutic and anticancer drugs.


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Pang, Z., Sun, G., Junkins, R.D., Lin, T.J. 2015. AIM2 inflammasome is dispensable for the host defense against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-legrand). 61:63-70.
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