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Chi Van Dang, MD, PhD

John H. Glick, M.D. Abramson Cancer Center Director's Professor
Director, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Abramson Cancer Center
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
South Pavilion Expansion
12th floor, Suite 12-114
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3929
Fax: 215-662-4020
Lab: 215-746-5528
Graduate Group Affiliations
BS (Chemistry)
University of Michigan, 1975.
PhD (Chemistry)
Georgetown University, 1978.
MD (Internal Medicine)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1982.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1982-1983.
Resident in Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1983-1985.
Fellow in Hematology/Oncology, Cancer Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, 1985-1987.
Wyeth-Ayerst APM Executive Management Program, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1996-1996.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985.
American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology), 1987.
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Selected Publications

Koppenol WH, Bounds PL, Dang CV: Otto Warburg's contributions to current concepts of cancer metabolism. Nature Reviews Cancer 11(5): 325-337, MAY 2011.

Dang CV, Hamaker M, Sun P, Le A, Gao P: Therapeutic targeting of cancer cell metabolism. Journal of Molecular Medicine 89(3): 205-212, MAR 2011.

Seltzer MJ, Bennett BD, Joshi AD, Gao P, Thomas AG, Ferraris DV, Tsukamoto T, Rojas C, Slusher BS, Rabinowitz JD, Dang CV, Riggins GJ: Inhibition of Glutaminase Preferentially Slows Growth of Glioma Cells with Mutant IDH1. Cancer Research 70(22): 8981-8987, NOV 15 2010.

Wang, JB, Erickson, JW, Fuji, R, Ramachandran, S, Gao, P, Dinavahi, R, Wilson, KF, Ambrosio, ALB, Dias, SMG, Dang, CV, Cerione, RA: Targeting Mitochondrial Glutaminase Activity Inhibits Oncogenic Transformation (vol 18, pg 207, 2010). Cancer Cell 18(4): 397, OCT 19 2010.

Otto AE, Hurd TW, Airik R, Chaki M, Zhou W, Stoetzel C, Patil SB, Levy S, Ghosh A K, Murga-Zamalloa CA, van Reeuwijk J, Letteboer SJF, Sang L, Giles RH, Liu Q, Coene KLM, Estrada-CuzcanA, Collin RWJ, McLaughlin HM, Held S, Kasanuki JM, Ramaswami G, Conte J, Lopez I, Washburn J, MacDonald J, Hu J, Yamashita Y, Maher ER, Guay-Woodford L, Neumann HPH, Obermüller N, Koenekoop RK, Bergmann C, Bei X, Lewis RA, Katsanis N, Lopes V, Williams DS, Lyons RH, Dang CV, Brito DA, Zhang X, Dias MB, Nürnberg G, Nürnberg P, Pierce E, Jackson P, Antignac C, Saunier S, Roepman R, Dollfus H, Khanna H, Hildebrandt F: Candidate exome capture identifies mutation of SDCCAG8 as the cause of a retinal-renal ciliopathy. Nature Genetics 42(10): 840-50, OCT 2010.

Dang CV: Glutaminolysis Supplying carbon or nitrogen or both for cancer cells? Cell Cycle 9(19): 3884-3886, OCT 1 2010.

Wang JB, Erickson JW, Fuji R, Ramachandran S, Gao P, Dinavahi R, Wilson KF, Ambrosio ALB, Dias SMG, Dang CV, Cerione RA: Targeting Mitochondrial Glutaminase Activity Inhibits Oncogenic Transformation. Cancer Cell 18(3): 207-219, SEP 14 2010.

Koh, CM, Bierberich CJ, Dang CV, Nelson WG, Yegnaubramanian S, De Marzo A: Myc and prostate cancer. Genes & Cancer 1(6): 617-628, JUN 2010.

Fan J, Zeller K, Chen YC, Watkins T, Barnes KC, Becker KG, Dang CV, Cheadle C: Time-Dependent c-Myc Transactomes Mapped by Array-Based Nuclear Run-On Reveal Transcriptional Modules in Human B Cells. Plos One 5(3): e9691, MAR 15 2010.

Dang CV: p32 (C1QBP) and Cancer Cell Metabolism: Is the Warburg Effect a Lot of Hot Air? Molecular And Cellular Biology 30(6): 1300-1302, MAR 15 2010.

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