Yanguang (Carter) Cao

Yanguang Cao, PhD, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member and Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill. Cao Lab is interested in developing system pharmacology platforms (models) integrating PK/PD to facilitate drug development and optimize therapeutics for cancers and autoimmune diseases.

Assistant Professor at UNC at Chapel Hill; Adjunct Assistant Professor at SUNY Buffalo, Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics; UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
UNC-Chapel Hill

Area of interest

  • Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
  • Tumor resistance
  • Tumor evolution

Awards and Honors

  • NIH MIRA grant – outstanding young investigators

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