Mingxing Teng, Ph.D.
Mingxing Teng, Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR220012
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Date Awarded: 
November 18, 2021
Grant Amount: 

Mingxing Teng, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Department of Pathology & Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. Mingxing Teng was recruited from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute where he was a postdoctoral fellow in 2022 with the help of a CPRIT Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members award. Dr. Teng received his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry and began his postdoctoral fellowship at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in 2018. Dr. Teng combines his expertise in synthetic chemistry, chemical biology, and medicinal chemistry to decipher valuable yet daunting drug targets implicated in formidable cancers.

Through the creation and characterization of new bioactive small molecules, chemical biology provides essential tools for understanding the underlying biology of cancer. The knowledge of how small molecules can be therapeutically relevant is then leveraged to develop new medicines for cancer treatment.

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