His group’s abstract, titled “Osteocyte-specific ablation of canonical Wnt signaling induces severe osteoporosis,” was the highest-ranking abstract at the meeting.
The annual award included a $1,500 honorarium and a plaque. Feng co-authored the abstract along with six other scientists from Basel, Switzerland.
Feng has been a faculty member at the college since 2007. He teaches physiology to both dental students and graduate students.