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Xiaoyong Bao, Ph.D.


Clinical and Experimental Immunology and Infectious Diseases


Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics


Appointments: 409-772-3695



Mailing Address

301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555-0366

Dr. Bao is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Clinic and Experimental Immunology and Infectious Disease. She received her Ph.D. in the Cellular Physiology and Molecular Biophysics from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She continued her education as a J.Kempner scholar for the year 2003-2004 and completed her postdoctoral fellowship in a NIAID-supported T32 training program for emerging and reemerging infectious in UTMB. Her research focuses on the host-virus interaction, particularly in the infection of RSV and hMPV, with the goal to generate suitable vaccine candidates to prevent paramyxovirus infection.

Xiaoyong Bao, Ph.D.