UCSF

Our lab studies molecular genetics and signaling pathways during liver cancer growth to develop new therapies to treat this deadly disease.

We are current recruiting graduate students as well as postdoc fellows who are interested in liver cancer research. We especially welcome URM applicants. Please contact Dr. Chen - January 2, 2019

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News

September 2019

Haichuan Wang gave an oral presentation and Runze Sheng gave a poster presentation at 2019 ILCA meeting, Chicago, IL


June 2018

Haichuan Wang

Haichuan Wang presented his work on “Distinct roles of YAP and TAZ during oncogene driven liver cancer development” at : FASEB Science Research Conference on Fundamental Biology and Pathophysiology of the Liver, Scottsdale, AZ. : FASEB SRC Travel Award


April 2018

Yu Qian receives award

Yu Qiao received outstanding abstract award for his poster "Loss of Axin1 induced hepatocarcinogenesis requires intact β-catenin in mice" at UCSF liver center annual symposium.


December 2017

Jessie Wang receives award

Jessie Wang presented her work "Notch2 controls hepatocyte-derived cholangiocarcinoma formation in mice" at Hepatobiliary Cancers: Pathobiology and Translational Advances, Virginia; Jessie received the Early Career Investigator award.