Infectious Microbes & Diseases
Fudi Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Qiushi Chair Professor,
Zhejiang University School of Medicine
Hangzhou 310058 China
Vice President for University of South of China (USC)
Dean for USC Hengyang Medical School
Hengyang 421001, China.
Dr. Fudi Wang’s current research focus: 1) Elucidating molecular regulatory mechanisms of ferroptosis and metal homeostasis by using genetically engineered mouse and zebrafish models; 2) Understanding molecular mechanism and epidemiological studies of metals (Iron, Zinc, Manganese, Magnesium, etc.) and their homeostasis in human diseases, including hemochromatosis, anemia, β-thalassemia, cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's diseases; 3) Depicting roadmap of human genetics and genomics for personalized nutrition. Dr. Wang has published over a hundred peer reviewed research articles.
Dr. Wang holds several high profile national honors, including National High-level Personnel of Special Support Program, The Scholar for State Project of "Hundred, Thousand, and Ten Thousand Talents", Leading Talent Youth Investigator for The National Ministry of Science and Technology, National Distinguished Young Scientist from China National Nature Science Foundation, and The Scholar of the Hundred Talents Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.