Section of Hematology/Oncology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Hongtao Liu, MD, PhD, is a medical oncologist, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of leukemia. He provides the highest level of care for patients undergoing stem celltransplantation and other aggressive therapies, including chemotherapy. In addition to his clinical role, Dr. Liu is an active researcher. He aims to develop treatment approaches that stimulate the body's immune system and, in turn, help it to better fight cancer cells.