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Experimental Therapeutics - Thuy Phan

Thuy Xuan Phan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Surgery
Research Focus
  • Bacteria-mediated cancer therapy
  • Inflammatory reactions in tumor microenvironment
Email: [email protected]


City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1500 East Duarte Road

Duarte, CA 91010

  • Jiang SN, Phan TX, Nam TK, Nguyen VH, Kim HS, Bom HS, Choy HE, Hong Y, Min JJ. Inhibition of tumor growth and metastasis by a combination of Escherichia coli mediated cytolytic therapy and radiotherapy. Molecular Therapy, 2010, 18(3):635-642.
  • Kim JE*, Phan TX*, Nguyen VH*, Dinh-Vu HV, Zheng JH, Yun M, Park SG, Hong Y, Choy HE, Szardenings M, Hwang W, Park JA, Park S, Im SH, Min JJ. Salmonella typhimurium suppresses tumor growth via the pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-1β. Theranostics, 2015, 5(12):1328-42. (* Co-first author)
  • Phan TX, Nguyen VH, Duong MT, Hong Y, Choy HE, Min JJ. Activation of inflammasome by attenuated Salmonella typhimurium in bacteria-mediated cancer therapy. Microbiol Immunol, 2015, 59(11): 664-75.
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