Cornell University (1996), Biology
Medical School
Johns Hopkins University (2004), Medicine
Graduate School
Johns Hopkins University (2004), Molecular Biology

Research Interest

  • Cancer
  • MicroRNAs
  • Noncoding RNAs
  • Post-transcriptional Regulation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Last step in the path of LDL cholesterol from lysosome to plasma membrane to ER is governed by phosphatidylserine.
Trinh MN, Brown MS, Goldstein JL, Han J, Vale G, McDonald JG, Seemann J, Mendell JT, Lu F, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2020 Jul

Honors & Awards

  • American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI)
  • Paul Marks Prize for Cancer Research
  • Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award, Texas Academy of Medicine, Engineering, Science, and Technology (TAMEST)
  • Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research
  • AACR Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research Award
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Early Career Scientist
  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Scholar
  • Allan C. Davis Medal
    Outstanding Young Scientist in the State of Maryland (2007)
  • Rita Allen Foundation Scholar
  • March of Dimes Basil O’Connor Scholar