Nguyen Xuan Hung

Nguyen Xuan Hung, MD., PhD.

College of Health Sciences

Affiliate Faculty


Director of Vinmec Institute for Applied Science and Regenerative Medicine (VIASRM)

Dr. Nguyen Xuan Hung graduated from National Economics University and Hanoi University of Science & Technology. He got a Ph.D. degree in Molecular Immunology from the Borstel Research Center in Borstel, Germany in 2010. Before coming to work at Vinmec in 2018, he was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology (IBMC) in Strasbourg and Center for Pathophysiology of Toulouse Purpan (CPTP), France. His studied focus on immune signaling pathways (published in Blood, EMBO J, and Plos. Pathogens), autoimmune disease (published in PNAS, J. Exp. Med, J. Autoimmune.) and human induced pluripotent stem cell (hiPSC). He is an invited lecturer at Hanoi University of Science & Technology (HUST) and VNU University of Science.

In addition, he is an initiator, coordinator, and principal translator of the Harvey Lodish’s Molecular cell biology textbook into Vietnamese, an editor of a Vietnam Biotechnology website, and a co-founder and former president of The Vietnamese Students’ Association in Strasbourg.