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Xiaotang Wang

Title: Associate Professor

Office: CP 308

Phone: 305-348-7544


Department(s): Chemistry and Biochemistry, Biomolecular Sciences Institute

Lab: HLS 265 — 305-348-7528


  • B.S., Shaanxi Normal University
  • Ph.D., University of Iowa

Research Areas

  • Structural and functional characterization of heme proteins containing thiolate axial ligand
  • Design and engineering of metalloproteins for asymmetric catalysis
  • Enzymatic synthesis of chiral synthons
  • NMR spectroscopic study of the active site structure of paramagnetic metalloproteins
  • The role of metal ions in cancer and neurodegenerative diseases