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Christina Chan

Christina Chan

Christina Chan

George W. Bissell University Distinguished Professor

Biography

Systems biology and bioinformatics, metabolic engineering, nanoparticles and drug delivery systems, cellular and tissue engineering, diabetes, cancer, Alzheimer and Parkinson's diseases.

Awards
Recipient of the AIChE Area Forum 15D/E Engineering Fundamentals in Life Science Plenary Lecture Award, 2015
Beal Outstanding Faculty Award (formerly University Distinguished Faculty Award), 2014
Withrow Distinguish Scholar Award, 2014
Engineering’s College of Fellows, 2012
Elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological, 2011
Withrow Excellence in Teaching Award, 2010
Whitaker Young Investigator Award, 2003-2006
National Academy of Engineering invitation to "Frontiers in Engineering", 2004
Education
Ph.D, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania 1990
M.S., Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania 1986
Publications
Aritro Nath; Irene Li; Lewis R. Roberts; Christina Chan Elevated free fatty acid uptake via CD36 promotes epithelial-mesenchymal transition in hepatocellular carcinoma Scientific Reports. 2015;5.
James C. Costello; Laura M. Heiser; Elisabeth Georgii; Mehmet Gönen; Michael P. Menden; Nicholas J. Wang; Mukesh Bansal; Muhammad Ammad-Ud-Din; Petteri Hintsanen; Suleiman A. Khan; et al. A community effort to assess and improve drug sensitivity prediction algorithms Nature Biotechnology. 2014;32(12):1202-1212.
Li Liu; Christina Chan The role of inflammasome in Alzheimer's disease Ageing Research Reviews. 2014;15(1):6-15.
Ming Wu; Christina Chan Prediction of therapeutic microRNA based on the human metabolic network Bioinformatics. 2014;30(8):1163-1171.
Amanda P. Malefyt; Ming Wu; Daniel B. Vocelle; Sean J. Kappes; Stephen D. Lindeman; Christina Chan; S. Patrick Walton Improved asymmetry prediction for short interfering RNAs FEBS Journal. 2014;281(1):320-330.
MSU Scholars ID
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