Lanqing Ying, Ph.D.

Lanqing Ying, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)

Dr. Lanqing Ying is interested in the roles of non-coding RNAs in cancer and utilizing RNAs as cancer therapeutics. She is also interested in cancer genomics and transcriptomics.

Areas of Expertise

1) mRNA translation
2) microbiology
3) RNA-seq
4) ribosomes

Contact Info

Lanqing Ying, Ph.D.
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Building 10-CRC, Room 3-5888
Bethesda, MD 20892-1201
Ph: 301-496-2126

Dr. Ying is interested in the molecular basis of microRNA in malignant mesothelioma. Her research goal in the Hoang Lab is to develop novel biomarkers and therapeutic strategies for targeting malignant pleural mesothelioma.

NIH Scientific Focus Areas:
Cancer Biology, Genetics and Genomics

Dr. Ying received her undergraduate degree from the China Agriculture University in 2012. She started her graduate research at The Ohio State University in 2013 and obtained her Ph.D. in microbiology in 2018. At Ohio State, she studied the molecular mechanisms of translation elongation. In 2018 she joined Dr. Hoang’s lab as a visiting fellow in the Thoracic Surgery Branch at the NCI.