Nan – ping Weng, MD, PhD

Nan-ping Weng, MD, PhD

Dr. Nan-Ping Weng received his MD from Fudan University Shanghai Medical College (former Shanghai First Medical College) China, PhD in Immunology from Baylor College of Medicine, and postdoctoral training at National Cancer Institute, NIH. Currently, he a senior investigator at Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Immunology, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health.  His laboratory is studying the molecular mechanisms of age-associated changes in T cells with particular focus on the role of telomere and telomerase in regulation of replicative lifespan, and the epigenetic regulation of differential transcription in memory T cells and its alteration with age.