Maria Fang Chun Chen, MD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S, B.A (Biochemistry, English)
Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge), 1999.
PhD (Cell and Molecular Biology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2005.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2007.
Intern in Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2008.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2008-2011.
Selected PublicationsChen MF, Gill AJ, Kolson DL.: Neuropathogenesis of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders: roles for immune activation, HIV blipping and viral tropism. Current Opinions in HIV and AIDS 9(6): 559-64, Nov 2014.
Chen, M.F., Soldan, S., Kolson, D.L.: HIV Neuroinvasion: Early Events, Late Manifestations. Chemokine Receptors and NeuroAids. O. Meucci (eds.). Springer Science + Business Media, LLC, 2010.
Chen, M.F., Westmoreland, S., Ryzhova, E.V., Martin-Garcia, J., Soldan, S.S., Lackner, A., Gonzalez-Scarano, F.: Simian immunodeficiency virus envelope compartmentalizes in brain regions independent of neuropathology. Journal of Neurovirology 12(2): 73-89, Apr 2006.
Yin J., Chen M.F., and Finkel T.H.: Differential gene expression during HIV-1 infection analyzed by subtractive hybridization. AIDS 18(4): 587-96, March 2004.