Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
United States of America
Dr. Gong works as part of Dr. Rehan’s group and focuses on the epigenetic regulation of PPAR gamma and Wnt signaling in a well-established model of perinatal nicotine exposure-induced lung damage.
Epigenetic regulation of lung injury and repair
Perinatal Nicotine Exposure Suppresses PPARγ Epigenetically in Lung Alveolar Interstitial Fibroblasts. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism.
Perinatal Nicotine Exposure Induces Myogenic Differentiation, but not Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Rat Offspring Lungs. Pediatric Pulmonology.
Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells of the Intrauterine Growth Restricted Rat Offspring Exhibit Enhanced Adipogenic Phenotype. International J. of Obesity