Ming Chen is an assistant professor at the Precision Health Program.  He received his bachelor’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, China, and a master degree in Physics at The University of Hong Kong. Then he pursued the Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, MA. Following his doctoral work, Dr. Chen finished his post-doctoral training at the Center for Engineering in Medicine (CEM), Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School.

1. Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONs) for medical imaging and targeted drug delivery;
2. The role of miRNAs in distant metastatic cancer;
3. CAR T-cell therapy for solid tumors.

Ming Chen

Member, Precision Health Program

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology

Research Interests
  • Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONs) for medical imaging and targeted drug delivery
  • The role of miRNAs in distant metastatic cancer;
  • CAR T-cell therapy for solid tumors.
Achievements
  • 2003 Best TA of the year, Physics Department
  • 2005 Director’s Award, 13th NTC forum
  • 2006 The 1st place winner of poster competition, The 14th NTC forum