Guang-Shing Cheng, MD

Guang Shing Cheng, MD

Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Contact Information

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
1100 Fairview Avenue N. (D5-240)
P.O. Box 19024
Seattle, WA 98109-1024

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Academic Office: (206) 667-7074
Fax: (206) 667-5765

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Education and Training

BA, Biology, magna cum laude, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA  1994.

MD, University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA  2001.

Internship, Internal Medicine, Traditional Program, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT  2002.

Residency, Internal Medicine, Traditional Program, Yale-New Haven Hospital Yale University School of Medicine  2004.

Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT  2008

Research Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for Environmental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA  2009

ACLS certified

Research Interests


Representative Publications

Rivadeneira ED, Popescu NC, Zimonjic DB, Cheng GS, Nelson PJ, Ross MD, DiPaolo JA, Klotman ME. Sites of recombinant adeno-associated virus integration. Int J Oncol 1998 Apr;12(4):805-10.

Ramana CV, Cheng GS, Kumar A, Kwon HJ, Enelow RI. Role of alveolar epithelial early growth response-1 (Egr-1) in CD8+ T cell-mediated lung injury. Mol

Cheng G, Wang LC, Fridlender ZG, Cheng GS, Chen B, Mangalmurti NE, Saloura V, Yu Z, Kapoor V, Mozdzanowska K, Moon E, Sun J, Kreinder JL, Cohen NA, Caton AJ, Erikson J, Albelda SM. Pharmacologic activation of the innate immune system to prevent respiratory viral infections. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2011 Sept; 45:480-488. Epublished 2010 Dec 10.*

Bedoya F, Cheng GS, Leibow A, Zakhary N, Weissler K, Garcia V, Aitken M, Kropf E, Garlick DS, Wherry EJ, Erikson J, Caton AJ. Viral Antigen Induces Differentiation of Foxp3+ Natural Regulatory T Cells in Influenza Virus-Infected Mice. J Immunol 2013 Jun 15;190(12):6115-25. Epublished 2013 May 10.

Deberge MP, Ely KH, Cheng GS, Enelow RI. ADAM17-Mediated Processing of TNF-α Expressed by Antiviral Effector CD8(+) T Cells Is Required for Severe TCell- Mediated Lung Injury. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 6;8(11):e79340.


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