Mei Zhang, PhD

Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology

Research

Dr. Zhang’s lab is interested in studying the intratumoral heterogeneity of breast cancer, the interactions between cancer stem cells with the local microenvironment, and characterizing the spatial distribution and behaviors of cancer stem cells during tumor growth using both mouse models and patient-derived xenograft models of breast cancer.

For more information, please visit her page on the¬†University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Developmental Biology website.