The focus of the Cheng laboratory is to elucidate the molecular mechanisms underlying cell death with the hope that the knowledge derived from our research can be translated into targeted therapeutics that trigger cell death in cancer.

Office phone:
646-888-3258
Office fax:
646-888-3266
Selected Achievements

Distinguished Investigator Award, Washington University School of Medicine (2010)

Searle Scholar Award (2005)

Howard Temin Award, National Cancer Institute (2003)