Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Peng  Gao, PhD

Peng Gao, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine (Hematology and Oncology)

Focus of Work


PhD - Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC); Post-doctoral scholar - Proteomics & Mass Spectrometry Center at MUSC; Staff Scientist - Proteomics Center of Excellence at Northwestern University; Operation Director - Metabolomics Core Facility of RHLCCC at Northwestern University

Academic Focus

Dr. Gao’s research interest focuses on the application of LCMS and MS-Imaging on metabolomics and proteomics of clinically derived tissues, fluids and exosomes to explore biological mechanisms, diagnostic and therapeutic targets for diseases.

Education and Certification

  • PhD: Medical University Of South Carolina, Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences (2011)



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