Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
Associate Professor, Advanced Imaging Research Center
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Fangyu Peng, M.D., Ph.D., is a physician-scientist who practices clinical nuclear medicine, with research interests in PET translational imaging and cancer therapy. Dr. Peng is studying copper metabolism as a target for metabolic imaging and therapy of cancers, including prostate cancer and hepatocellular carcinoma. Dr. Peng is also conducting translational research in molecular imaging of inherited and acquired copper metabolism disorders in Wilson\\\'s disease, Alzheimer\\\'s disease, and traumatic brain injury.