Jia Wang

Jia Wang

Research Scientist

University of Texas Medical Branch, USA

Email: Jiwang3@utmb.edu





VALIDATE Role: Network Associate


Research area keywords
TB vaccine development, TB drug discovery


Jia’s research interests are developing novel countermeasures including vaccines and therapeutic agents to counteract various infectious diseases. Previously, she has worked on developing attenuated vaccines against West Nile Virus, identifying novel human papillomavirus-host protein-protein interactions. She currently is working on improving the TB vaccine and discovering novel host-directed drugs against TB.


Key publications
Research Gate Profile