Guizhi Julian Zhu Portrait

Guizhi (Julian) Zhu, Ph.D.

Ara G. Paul Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences


Biointerfaces Institute, B10-A154B
2800 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48109


(734) 936-6366

Primary Website

Zhu Lab

Additional Title(s)

Member, Biointerfaces Institute

Research Interests

The research in the Zhu lab lies at the interface of immunology, nucleic acid engineering, and functional biomaterials. Our current focus is to develop novel circRNA/mRNA/oligonucleotides therapeutics and vaccines and their delivery systems for the prophylaxis and immunotherapy of cancer, infectious diseases, autoimmune disorders, and genetic diseases. Their research has been funded by federal agencies and foundations including National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Defense (DoD), and American Cancer Society (ACS). Current research areas include: