My research interests lie in the causes and mechanisms of genomic instability, and the role of DNA damage response in cancer. Currently, I am looking at the mechanisms behind mitotic DNA damage in micronuclei.
MD Candidate, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Tampa, Florida, USA
BS, Duke University. Durham, North Carolina, USA
Echavarria MF, Cheng AM, Velez-Cubian FO, Ng EP, Moodie CC, Garrett JR, Fontaine JP, Robinson LA,
Toloza EM. 2016. Comparison of pulmonary function tests and perioperative outcomes after robotic assisted
pulmonary lobectomy vs segmentectomy. The American Journal of Surgery. 2016 Sep 29.
Cheng AM, Darshana J, Thomas S, Wilson JK, Parker W. Overcoming Evolutionary Mismatch by Self-
Treatment with Helminths: Current Practices and Experience. Journal of Evolutionary Medicine. 2015.
3:p. Article ID 235910.
Sun J, He H, Xiong Y, Lu S, Shen J, Cheng A, Chang WC, Hour MF, Lancaster JM, Kim M, Yang S. Fascin
protein is critical for transforming growth factor beta protein-induced invasion and filopodia formation
in spindle-shaped tumor cells. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 286:38865-75, 2011.