Yi Zeng, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
(520) 626-4851

UACC Information

Professional Bio: 

Dr. Zeng has a broad research background in tumor and transplant immunology and hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell biology. Her current research includes 1) studying the molecular mechanisms of myeloid differentiation and immune regulation, 2) identifying novel therapies to suppress graft-versus-host (GvHD) while promoting graft-versus-leukemia (GvL) effects using murine bone marrow transplant (BMT) models.

Specialty: 
Pediatric Oncology

Clinical Information

Disease or Clinical Specialty: 
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Bone Marrow Transplant
Brain Tumor
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Leukemia
Lymphoma
Pediatrics
Solid Tumors

Research Information

Research Program: 
Therapeutic Development
Member Status: 
Associate Research Member
Year of Membership Acceptance: 
2013
Disease Oriented Team: 
Summary of Research Activity: 
Hematopoietic stem/progenitor cell biology, molecular mechanisms of leukemogenesis, tumor immunology
Selected Publications: 

Professional Information

Board Certifications & Licenses: 
American Board of Pediatrics

Academic Information

Fellowship: 
Indiana University/Riley Hospital for Children (Hematology/Oncology)
Residency: 
Indiana University/Riley Hospital for Children
Doctorate: 
The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Medical School: 
West China University of Medical Sciences