Fudan University (1986)
Graduate School
Columbia University in the Cit (1992)

Research Interest

  • Cell signaling pathways important for animal development and human diseases.
  • Genes and pathways involved in cell growth, differentiation, and pattern
  • Hedgehog and Wnt signal transduction pathways.
  • Tumor suppressor genes and mechanism of oncogenesis.


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Regulation of Yki/Yap subcellular localization and Hpo signaling by a nuclear kinase PRP4K.
Cho YS, Zhu J, Li S, Wang B, Han Y, Jiang J Nat Commun 2018 Apr 9 1 1657
Hedgehog reciprocally controls trafficking of Smo and Ptc through the Smurf family of E3 ubiquitin ligases.
Li S, Li S, Wang B, Jiang J Sci Signal 2018 Feb 11 516
Human CAFs promote lymphangiogenesis in ovarian cancer via the Hh-VEGF-C signaling axis.
Wei R, Lv M, Li F, Cheng T, Zhang Z, Jiang G, Zhou Y, Gao R, Wei X, Lou J, Wu X, Luo D, Ma X, Jiang J, Ma D, Xi L Oncotarget 2017 Sep 8 40 67315-67328
Dual role of BMP signaling in the regulation of Drosophila intestinal stem cell self-renewal.
Tian A, Jiang J Fly (Austin) 2017 Sep 0
Regulation of Gli ciliary localization and Hedgehog signaling by the PY-NLS/karyopherin-?2 nuclear import system.
Han Y, Xiong Y, Shi X, Wu J, Zhao Y, Jiang J PLoS Biol. 2017 Aug 15 8 e2002063

Honors & Awards

  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Scholar Award
  • Searle Scholar Award, the Chicago Community Trust
  • Eugene McDermott Scholar in Biomedical Research, UT Southwestern
  • Leukemia Society of America Special FellowLeukemia Society of America Special Fellow
  • CUSBEA Fellow, Chinese Education Ministry

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Genetic Society of America