Xiaojing Zheng, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Infectious Disease

Dr. Zheng’s research focuses on:

  • Translational research to identify disease biomarkers through combined analysis of multi-omics data, including mRNA, miRNA, and DNA.
  • Identification of the disease susceptibility genes and their regulatory network in infectious diseases for pathogenesis and improved prevention and treatment.
  • Development of statistical algorithms for mediation analysis, causal network analysis and statistical deconvolution.

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