Education

Undergraduate
Fudan University (1992), Genetics
Graduate School
Fudan University (1995), Genetics
Graduate School
University of Texas at Austin (2001), Molecular Biology

Research Interest

  • Epigenetic regulation of gene expression in neural development and autistic disorders
  • Epigenetic regulation of Sonic hedgehog signaling in development and cancers
  • Transcription regulation of neuronal synapse development and plasticity

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Genomic organization and expression analysis of the mouse qkI locus.
Kondo T, Furuta T, Mitsunaga K, Ebersole TA, Shichiri M, Wu J, Artzt K, Yamamura K, Abe K Mamm. Genome 1999 Jul 10 7 662-9
T-STAR/ETOILE: a novel relative of SAM68 that interacts with an RNA-binding protein implicated in spermatogenesis.
Venables JP, Vernet C, Chew SL, Elliott DJ, Cowmeadow RB, Wu J, Cooke HJ, Artzt K, Eperon IC Hum. Mol. Genet. 1999 Jun 8 6 959-69

Honors & Awards

  • American Cancer Society Research Scholar
    (2013)
  • Basil O’Connor starter scholar
    (2010)
  • Whitehall Foundation award
    (2010)
  • Endowed Scholar in Biomedical Research
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2008)