Graduate School
Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ Indpl (2009), Pathology

Research Interest

  • Cancer Biology
  • Cutaneous Biology
  • Developmental Biology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Spatiotemporal loss of NF1 in Schwann cell lineage leads to different types of cutaneous neurofibroma susceptible to modification by the Hippo pathway.
Chen Z, Mo J, Brosseau JP, Shipman T, Wang Y, Liao CP, Cooper JM, Allaway RJ, Gosline SJC, Guinney J, Carroll TJ, Le LQ Cancer Discov 2018 Oct
An interconnected hierarchical model of cell death regulation by the BCL-2 family.
Chen HC, Kanai M, Inoue-Yamauchi A, Tu HC, Huang Y, Ren D, Kim H, Takeda S, Reyna DE, Chan PM, Ganesan YT, Liao CP, Gavathiotis E, Hsieh JJ, Cheng EH Nat. Cell Biol. 2015 Oct 17 10 1270-81
Cells of origin in the embryonic nerve roots for NF1-associated plexiform neurofibroma.
Chen Z, Liu C, Patel AJ, Liao CP, Wang Y, Le LQ Cancer Cell 2014 Nov 26 5 695-706
BET bromodomain inhibition triggers apoptosis of NF1-associated malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors through Bim induction.
Patel AJ, Liao CP, Chen Z, Liu C, Wang Y, Le LQ Cell Rep 2014 Jan 6 1 81-92
Defective nitric oxide production by alveolar macrophages during Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Lasbury ME, Liao CP, Hage CA, Durant PJ, Tschang D, Wang SH, Zhang C, Lee CH Am. J. Respir. Cell Mol. Biol. 2011 Apr 44 4 540-7

Honors & Awards

  • Career Development Award, Dermatology Foundation
  • Albert M. Kligman Travel Fellowship, Society for Investigative Dermatology
  • Young Investigator Award, Children's Tumor Foundation
  • Conference Travel Award, IWOP-10 Organizing Committee
  • Conference Travel Award, Indiana University
  • Graduate Fellowship, Indiana University