Yong Xiong, PhD

Associate Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Departments & Organizations

Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry: Mechanisms of Viral Pathogenesis | Structural Biology | Xiong Lab

Faculty Research

Molecular Virology: Virology laboratories

Structural Biology

Yale Cancer Center: Virus and Other Infection-associated Cancers

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Quantitative Biology, Biophysics and Structural Biology (BQBS): Cytoskeleton; Drug Design, Discovery and Mechanism; Membrane Biology; Protein Folding, Dynamics and Degradation; RNA Processing and Ribonucleoprotein Machines; Virology, Infection and Immunity | Immunology: Infectious Disease and Host-Pathogen Interaction; Mounting an Immune Response; Structural Analysis of Immune System Receptors and Effectors | Microbiology: Immunology & Host Response; Viruses

Office of Cooperative Research


Dr. Xiong’s research focuses on structural and biochemical studies of HIV suppression by host antiviral factors and viral immune evasion.

Education & Training

PhD Ohio State University (2000)
MS Ohio State University (1999)
Postdoctoral Fellow Yale University

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