Medical School
Peking University Health Science Center, China (1992)
Graduate School
Kyoto University, Japan (2001), Pharmacology
Postdoctoral Fellowship
UCLA/Howard Hughes Medical Institute (2005), Pathology/lab Medicine
UC San Diego Health (2006), Pathology
Loma Linda University Medical Center (2009), Pathology
City of Hope National Medical Center (2010), Hematopathology

Research Interest

  • Molecular pathogenesis of lymphoma and leukemia, tumor immunology and GVHD
  • Sickle cell disease, thrombosis, and vascular biology
  • Viral infections and cancergenesis, and cancer stem cells


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Mantle Cell Lymphoma With Mantle Zone Growth Pattern.
Yuan J, Li S, Liu X, Su RJ, Chen M, Wu X, Zheng G, Smith LM, Wang L, Li Y, Liu C, Zhou J, Shen Q, Zhang L, Wang E, Xu ML, Pan Z, Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2019 May
Alterations in cancer stem-cell marker CD44 expression predict oncologic outcome in soft-tissue sarcomas.
Henderson T, Chen M, Darrow MA, Li CS, Chiu CL, Monjazeb AM, Murphy WJ, Canter RJ J. Surg. Res. 2018 Mar 223 207-214
The Rbm38-p63 feedback loop is critical for tumor suppression and longevity.
Jiang Y, Xu E, Zhang J, Chen M, Flores E, Chen X Oncogene 2018 Mar
Increased antitumor effects using IL-2 with anti-TGF-ß reveals competition between mouse NK and CD8 T cells.
Alvarez M, Bouchlaka MN, Sckisel GD, Sungur CM, Chen M, Murphy WJ J. Immunol. 2014 Aug 193 4 1709-16
Therapeutic benefit of bortezomib on acute GVHD is tissue specific and is associated with IL-6 levels.
Steven Pai CC, Hsiao HH, Sun K, Chen M, Hagino T, Tellez J, Mall C, Blazar BR, Monjazeb A, Abedi M, Murphy WJ Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant. 2014 Jul
Circulating plasma cells with Russell bodies in osteosclerotic myeloma.
Chen M, Green R Blood 2013 Jul 122 2 160
Colonic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) manifesting as eosinophilic colitis following autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Chen M, Olson K Blood 2013 May 121 20 4020


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