Zhiyong Tan

Zhiyong Tan, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology


Dr. Tan graduated from Shanghai Institute of Physiology where he began his research on ion channels using patch clamp. He continued his ion channel research as postdocs at Yale University (Mentor: Robert LaMotte) & at University of Iowa (Mentor: Francois Abboud). Dr. Tan joined IUSM in 2012 working with Dr. Theodore Cummins and was promoted to Assistant Research Professor in 2015. Dr. Tan has been independent Since Jul 2016.


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Pharmacology & Toxicology
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Indianapolis, IN