Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Ren Kong

Ren Kong, Ph.D.


Ren Kong, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Chemical Systems Biology Lab
Department of Systems Medicine and Bioengineering
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Street, R6-414
Houston, Texas 77030-2707
Phone:713-441-7247
E-mail: rkong@houstonmethodist.org


Dr. Kong received her Ph.D. from Beijing University of Technology in China, 2008. She did a series work about drug design against the entry process of HIV-1 for her Ph.D. training and then she joined in a pharmaceutical company Ascepion with the responsibility for hit discovery and lead optimization. She became a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Systems Medicine and Bioengineering at the Research Institute in May of 2011. She is currently focusing on drug discovery and mechanism research of breast cancer and Alzheimer’s disease.