Lin Zhang, PhD


Genetic basis of differential responses to anticancer drugs and mechanisms of drug-induced apoptosis.

2.42a Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Phone: 412-623-1009
Fax: 412-623-7778


BS (Biochemistry), Sichuan University, Chengdu, P.R. China, 1990 PhD (Molecular Biology), University of Southern California, 1995 Postdoctoral Fellow, Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, 1995-1999
Lin Zhang, PhD

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Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club
Heidi Schmidt
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
1395 Conference Room

Recent Publications

Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years