Dr. Lian-Wang Guo is an Associate Professor. His research interests focus on the epigenetic mechanisms behind the vascular and retinal cell phenotype changes. Together with collaborators, his lab is also exploring innovative ways to therapeutically target these mechanisms by using engineered drug delivery platforms.


  • PhD: Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Plant Physiology, Shanghai, China

Research Interests

  • Intimal hyperplasia
  • Vascular cell state transitions
  • Epigenetic regulation and therapy
  • Retinal degeneration and protection
  • Autophagy
  • Drug delivery with nanoplatforms
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