Hongmin Wang, PhD

Dr. Wang is an assistant professor in the Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine in Vermillion, SD. He received his postdoctoral training at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD, and obtained his PhD from the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID. Dr. Wang’s laboratory uses genetically modified mouse models and different cell culture models, including induced pluripotent stem cells, to study AD and other disorders caused by nerve cell death in order to identify new strategies for treating such diseases.