Joon Yong Chung, Ph.D.

Joon Yong Chung, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
Molecular Imaging Branch


Dr. Chung is focused on mining of biomarkers for solid tumors, especially gastrointestinal and gynecologic cancers. He uses his expertise in tissue-based biomarkers in the lab to develop novel radiopharmaceutical agents for cancer therapy.

Areas of Expertise

1) tissue-based biomarkers 2) digital image analysis 3) molecular biology 4) gastrointestinal cancer 5) gynecologic cancer