Alan Cheng, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Email Alan Cheng
Phone Number: (502) 852-3572 (Office)
Fax Number: (502) 852-6222
University of Louisville
319 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
Ph.D. 2003, McGill University, Canada
Regulation of hepatic glucose and lipid metabolism by carbohydrate binding module containing proteins
- Amber Kelly
- Yuanqi Zhu
Area of Interest
The biochemistry and biology of liver metabolism, diabetes and obesity.
- Cheng A, Zhang M, Okubo M, Omichi K and Saltiel AR. (2009) Distinct mutations in the glycogen debranching enzyme found in Glycogen Storage Disease Type III lead to impairment in diverse cellular functions. Human Molecular Genetics, doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddp128.
- Cheng A and Saltiel AR. (2009) Von Gierke’s disease adopts an orphan (and its partner). Science Signaling, 2(58): pe8
- Cheng A, Zhang M, Gentry MS, Worby CA, Dixon, JE and Saltiel AR. (2007) A role for AGL ubiquitination in the glycogen storage disorders of Lafora and Cori’s disease. Genes and Development, 21(19):2399-409