Ling Lu, MD, PhD (Liver Transplantation)

Division of Liver Surgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Prof. Ling Lu is a surgeon at Division of Liver Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China. He is involved in researches concerning liver surgery and transplantation immunology. In the past 15 years, Prof. Lu focuses on the immunology of liver transplantation, especially on the clinical application of regulatory T cells for transplant patients. In the past 5 years, some of these studies have been translated into the clinic for the patients after living donor liver transplantation surgery.
He has peer reviewed many publications for main scientific journals, such as Plos one, Lancet Global Health, Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, and Grant reviews of National Science Foundation of China (NSFC).