Jianlin Gong MD

Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology

Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)

650 Albany St | (617) 414-1715
Jianlin Gong

Hematology & Medical Oncology


I have expertise in generation of dendritic cells (DC), development of tumor vaccine including DC-tumor cell fusion and heat shock proteins, animal models for translational research and preclinical research using human cancer samples.


MD, Zhejiang University, 1980


Published on 6/13/2018

Gong J, Lang BJ, Weng D, Eguchi T, Murshid A, Borges TJ, Doshi S, Song B, Stevenson MA, Calderwood SK. Genotoxic stress induces Sca-1-expressing metastatic mammary cancer cells. Mol Oncol. 2018 08; 12(8):1249-1263. PMID: 29738110.

Published on 1/1/2018

Lang BJ, Holton KM, Gong J, Calderwood SK. A Workflow Guide to RNA-seq Analysis of Chaperone Function and Beyond. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1709:233-252. PMID: 29177664.

Published on 1/1/2018

Murshid A, Theriault J, Gong J, Calderwood SK. Molecular Chaperone Receptors. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1709:331-344. PMID: 29177670.

Published on 1/1/2018

Weng D, Calderwood SK, Gong J. A Novel Heat Shock Protein 70-based Vaccine Prepared from DC-Tumor Fusion Cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1709:359-369. PMID: 29177672.

Published on 4/25/2016

Calderwood SK, Gong J, Murshid A. Extracellular HSPs: The Complicated Roles of Extracellular HSPs in Immunity. Front Immunol. 2016; 7:159. PMID: 27199984.

Published on 2/11/2016

Calderwood SK, Gong J. Heat Shock Proteins Promote Cancer: It's a Protection Racket. Trends Biochem Sci. 2016 Apr; 41(4):311-23. PMID: 26874923.

Published on 4/6/2015

Koido S, Homma S, Kan S, Takakura K, Namiki Y, Kobayashi H, Ito Z, Uchiyama K, Kajihara M, Arihiro S, Arakawa H, Okamoto M, Ohkusa T, Gong J, Tajiri H. Induction of antigen-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes by fusion cells generated from allogeneic plasmacytoid dendritic and tumor cells. Int J Oncol. 2015 Jun; 46(6):2679. PMID: 25846893.

Published on 4/2/2015

Murshid A, Gong J, Prince T, Borges TJ, Calderwood SK. Scavenger receptor SREC-I mediated entry of TLR4 into lipid microdomains and triggered inflammatory cytokine release in RAW 264.7 cells upon LPS activation. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0122529. PMID: 25836976.

Published on 3/1/2015

Takakura K, Kajihara M, Ito Z, Ohkusa T, Gong J, Koido S. Dendritic-tumor fusion cells in cancer immunotherapy. Discov Med. 2015 Mar; 19(104):169-74. PMID: 25828520.

Published on 2/9/2015

Gong J, Weng D, Eguchi T, Murshid A, Sherman MY, Song B, Calderwood SK. Targeting the hsp70 gene delays mammary tumor initiation and inhibits tumor cell metastasis. Oncogene. 2015 Oct; 34(43):5460-71. PMID: 25659585.

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