Yaxia Yuan

Yaxia Yuan, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Department: Pharmacodynamics
Business Email: yaxia.yuan@cop.ufl.edu

About Yaxia Yuan

Yaxia Yuan, Ph.D., joined University of Florida as a research assistant professor in department of pharmacodynamics in June 2018. Yuan received his B.S. degree in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Peking University. Following his Ph.D. program, Yuan completed a postdoctoral fellowship at College of Pharmacy in University of Kentucky. His research focused on methodology development and application of computer-aided drug discovery, data mining, and molecular dynamic simulation.

Grants

Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Use of BCL-xL Proteolysis targeting chimeras to treat pancreatic cancer
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI ·
Aug 2019 ACTIVE
Develop BCL-xL proteolysis targeting chimeras as safer and better senolytics
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA ·

Education

Ph.D.
2012 · Peking University
B.S.
2006 · Peking University

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