Yiu Chong “Gordon” Cheung, Ph.D.

Staff Scientist

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Ph.D., University of Glasgow, Scotland 

Languages Spoken: Cantonese
Yiu Chong Cheung, Ph.D.


Gordon is interested in the molecular mechanisms underlying the pathogenic success of S. aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. Additionally, he has a strong interest in investigating the host immune responses that occur during acute skin and severe sepsis infections and what bacterial virulence factors drive these processes.