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Shian Wu

 Department: Genetics and Cell Biology
 Address: New Biology Building A301 94 Weijin Road, Tianjin 300071, P. R. China
 Phone: 86-22-23498210
 E-mail: wusa@nankai.edu.cn
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::Professional Education::
1992   B.S.      Hunan Normal University
2000   Ph.D.    Peking University     
2001--2004      UT Southwestern Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellow
2004--2008      Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Postdoctoral Fellow
2008--             Nankai University, Professor
 
::Research Area::
Molecular mechanism of Hippo signaling pathway in organ size control.
New Molecules in regulation of organ size and pattern formation
::Honors and Awards::
::Representative Publications::
*  Wu, S., Liu, Y., Zheng, Y., Dong, J. and Pan, D., 2008. The TEAD/TEF family protein Scalloped mediates transcriptional output of the Hippo growth-regulatory pathway. Developmental Cell, 14 (3): 388-398.
*   Dong, J., Feldman, G., Huang, J., Wu, S., Zhang, N., Comerford, S. A., Gayyed, M. F., Anders, R. A., Maitra, A., and Pan, D., 2007. Elucidation of a universal size-control mechanism in Drosophila and mammals. Cell, 130: 1120-1133.
*   Huang, J., Wu, S., Barrera J., Matthews K., and Pan D., 2005. The Hippo Signaling Pathway Coordinately Regulates Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis by Inactivating Yorkie, the Drosophila Homolog of YAP. Cell, 122: 421-434.
*   Wu, S., Huang, J., Dong, J., and Pan, D., 2003. Hippo Encodes a Ste-20 Family Protein Kinase that Restricts Cell Proliferation and Promotes Apoptosis in Conjunction with salvador and warts. Cell, 114: 445-456
*   Wu, S., Yang, J, and Rao, G., 2001. Systematic Position of Polygonatum simizui (Convallariaceae) based on morphological, cytological and chloroplast DNA sequence data. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 137(3): 291-296.

 


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