Dr. Yong-Xiao Wang has been a Full Professor in Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Albany Medical College since 2006. Dr. Wang obtained his MD at Wannan Medical University and PhD at Fourth Military Medical University. He received his postdoctoral training at Technology University of Munich and at University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are mainly focusing on basic, translational and drug discovery research in respiratory and cardiovascular biology and diseases, specifically on ion channel, calcium, redox and other signaling. He has had numerous publications in highly peer-reviewed journals including Nat Commun, 2020; Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 2009; Nature, 2002; and Circ Res, 1995.