X. Simon Wang, PhD

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X. Simon Wang, PhD

Associate Professor, Medicinal Chemistry, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Howard University


Office Phone: (202) 806-6547
2300 4th St. NW Washington DC 20059

Current HIV/AIDS Research Activities:

  • Structure based rational design of novel fusion inhibitors to block the HIV entry
  • Rational design of CCR2b/CCR5 dual-action antagonists to treat HIV infection using cheminformatics approaches
  • Development of anti-HIV natural products online database
  • Applying Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Virtual Reality (VR) to anti-HIV drug discovery and AIDS education