Education

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

Research Interest

  • Cancer Biology
  • Cutaneous Biology
  • Developmental Biology

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

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
Microarray studies on effects of Pneumocystis carinii infection on global gene expression in alveolar macrophages.
Cheng BH, Liu Y, Xuei X, Liao CP, Lu D, Lasbury ME, Durant PJ, Lee CH BMC Microbiol. 2010 Apr 10 103
Downregulation of PU.1 leads to decreased expression of Dectin-1 in alveolar macrophages during Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Zhang C, Wang SH, Liao CP, Shao S, Lasbury ME, Durant PJ, Lee CH Infect. Immun. 2010 Mar 78 3 1058-65
Polyamine transport as a target for treatment of Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Liao CP, Phanstiel O, Lasbury ME, Zhang C, Shao S, Durant PJ, Cheng BH, Lee CH Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2009 Dec 53 12 5259-64
Effects of decreased calmodulin protein on the survival mechanisms of alveolar macrophages during Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Lasbury ME, Durant PJ, Liao CP, Lee CH Infect. Immun. 2009 Aug 77 8 3344-54
Pneumocystis mediates overexpression of antizyme inhibitor resulting in increased polyamine levels and apoptosis in alveolar macrophages.
Liao CP, Lasbury ME, Wang SH, Zhang C, Durant PJ, Murakami Y, Matsufuji S, Lee CH J. Biol. Chem. 2009 Mar 284 12 8174-84
Decreased inflammatory response in Toll-like receptor 2 knockout mice is associated with exacerbated Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Wang SH, Zhang C, Lasbury ME, Liao CP, Durant PJ, Tschang D, Lee CH Microbes Infect. 2008 Apr 10 4 334-41
Toll-like receptor 2 mediates alveolar macrophage response to Pneumocystis murina.
Zhang C, Wang SH, Lasbury ME, Tschang D, Liao CP, Durant PJ, Lee CH Infect. Immun. 2006 Mar 74 3 1857-64
Inflammatory cells are sources of polyamines that induce alveolar macrophage to undergo apoptosis during Pneumocystis pneumonia.
Liao CP, Lasbury ME, Wang SH, Zhang C, Durant PJ, Tschang D, Lee CH J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 2006 53 Suppl 1 S134-5
Analysis of the baseplate region of phage AR1 that specifically infects Escherichia coli O157:H7.
Liao CP, Syu W J Microbiol Immunol Infect 2002 Dec 35 4 269-71

Honors & Awards

  • Career Development Award, Dermatology Foundation
    (2016)
  • Albert M. Kligman Travel Fellowship, Society for Investigative Dermatology
    (2015)
  • Young Investigator Award, Children's Tumor Foundation
    (2014)
  • Conference Travel Award, IWOP-10 Organizing Committee
    (2008)
  • Conference Travel Award, Indiana University
    (2006)
  • Graduate Fellowship, Indiana University
    (2004)