Vengian Cheong

Lab manager & research assistant

Education

B.S.
Chemistry, Beijing Normal University, China

Contact Information

University of Macau, E12-3038
Avenida da Universidade
Taipa, Macau, China
(+853) 8822-2314
University of Macau, E12-3070
Avenida da Universidade
Taipa, Macau, China

Research Interests

Progerin is a lamin A mutant that associates with the Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome (HGPS), a severe premature aging disorder. I am interested in cellular aging phenotypes caused by progerin/HGPS, and their effects on neighboring cells that are not expressing progerin.