Chen, Qin

Office Location:

Life Sciences North 545

College of Medicine

University of Arizona

1501 N. Campbell Ave

Tucson AZ 85724

Primary Phone: (520) 6269126

Ph.D., Cell Biology, Clarkson University, 1991

College Affiliations:
  • College Of Medicine
Research Interests:

Molecular Mechanisms of Oxidative Injury and Adaptation

Protein Translation under Oxidative Stress

Cytoprotective Agents              

Environmental Health Research & Expertise:

Dr. Chen has served as the Director of NIEHS Training Program from 2002-2014. Dr. Chen’s research focuses on 1) mechanisms of protein translation under oxidative stress, 2) cytoprotective effect of corticosteroids, and 3) proteomic methods for biomarkers of oxidative injury. Her research programs have been founded through Burroughs Wellcome Foundation, Society of Toxicology Colgate Palmolive Award for Alternative Research, Arizona Biomedical Research Commission, and R01 or R21 grants from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Heart, Lung and Blood, and National Institute of General Medical Sciences,.