PhD, University of California Berkeley, 1992
BS, Fudan University, PRC, 1985
Clinical / Research Interests
Breast Cancer
Gynecologic Oncology

Yanfen Hu, PhD, studies the role of BRCA1 phosphorylation in DNA DSB repair and genome stability maintenance, as well as drug resistance in BRCA1-associated cancer. Dr. Hu also serves as the co-director of the Cancer Biology track in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.