• 2018-Present: Assistant Professor; UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • 2017-2018: Senior Scientist; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • 2013-2017: Postdoc Fellow; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Research Interest

  • Liver cancer and liver cirrhosis
  • Long read-based alternative splicing detection
  • Pacbio SMRTseq-based DNA methylation detection
  • Single cell sequencing


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Molecular heterogeneity in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Zhu S, Hoshida Y Hepat Oncol 2018 Jan 5 1 HEP10
DNA methylation on N(6)-adenine in mammalian embryonic stem cells.
Wu TP, Wang T, Seetin MG, Lai Y, Zhu S, Lin K, Liu Y, Byrum SD, Mackintosh SG, Zhong M, Tackett A, Wang G, Hon LS, Fang G, Swenberg JA, Xiao AZ Nature 2016 Mar
Correction: A Cytosine Methytransferase Modulates the Cell Envelope Stress Response in the Cholera Pathogen.
Chao MC, Zhu S, Kimura S, Davis BM, Schadt EE, Fang G, Waldor MK, PLoS Genet. 2015 Dec 11 12 e1005739
Hidden Markov induced Dynamic Bayesian Network for recovering time evolving gene regulatory networks.
Zhu S, Wang Y, Sci Rep 2015 Dec 5 17841
Altered WNT Signaling in Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Neural Progenitor Cells Derived from Four Schizophrenia Patients.
Topol A, Zhu S, Tran N, Simone A, Fang G, Brennand KJ, Biol. Psychiatry 2015 Sep 78 6 e29-34