Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Songwang  Hou, PhD

Songwang Hou, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Focus of Work

Academic Focus

My current research focus on two main aspects. One is the basic research of phospholidpid functions in cells, which includes their localization in membrane networks, the mechanisms of controlling phospholipid asymmetry and the pathological effects upon the defects. The another is the mechanism research of anti-phosphatidylethanolamine antibody resulted diseases in patients.


Education and Certification

  • PhD: Huazhong Agricultural University, Molecular Virology (2002)



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