Cheemeng Tan

uc davis biomedical engineering assistant professor cheemeng tan

Position Title
Associate Professor

  • Biomedical Engineering
2321 GBSF
Synthetic biology, artificial cellular systems, gene regulation, cellular heterogeneity, antibiotic treatment 

Dr. Tan aims to understand the operating principles of cells and to apply them to biomedical applications. The Tan Lab focuses on the cell-free synthesis of proteins and the control of gene expression in bacteria. The lab’s work will enable the high-throughput engineering of synthetic molecules and cells for disease treatment.