Dr. Zhao joined the Houston Methodist Research Institute in 2008. She is a member of the American Association for Cancer Research and the International Association for Biological and Medical Research. She has been published in prestigious journals including Science Translational Medicine, Cancer Cell, Cancer Research, et al.
Dr. Zhao's research uses systems biology approaches to study and combat brain metastatic cancer. Her projects integrate "dry lab" computational modeling with "wet lab" experimental testing to discover effective treatment strategies and explore personalized drug combinations.
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