Congratulations to Lan Guo, PhD, for achieving the rank of professor.  Dr. Guo is an R01 funded researcher in WVU’s Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Science at the School of Public Health (SoPH) and the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center.  Guo’s lab studies lung cancer prognostic biomarkers and regulatory factors in lung cancer progression. 

Her work on lung cancer prognostic gene signatures was nominated for the 2007 CDC Excellence in Science Award.  Her lab also seeks to identify mechanisms and biomarkers predictive of multi-walled carbon nanotube induced pulmonary disease.