Dr. Liu had extensive trainings in human molecular genetics, tumor biology, and experimental therapeutics. She published more than 20 peer-reviewed manuscripts, including Nature Genetics, Blood, Leukemia, and Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI). She was co-investigator in several NIH grants in her previous Institutes. In September 2019, Dr. Liu Joined Dr. Bertaina?s lab as a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Pediatrics/Division of Stem Cell Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine.
Dr. Liu is a world-known expert in research on a rare children leukemia, juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML). Her current research is focusing on the epigenetic role in leukemia transformation and mechanism of Graft-vs-Host-Disease (GVHD)/ Graft-vs-Leukemia (GvL) in bone marrow transplantation. As an experienced scientist, Dr. Liu?s passion is to develop individualized medicine for cancer.
Current Role at Stanford
Senior Research Scientist
Education & Certifications
PhD, Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) Beijing, China, Medical Oncology (Clinical Pharmacology) (1991)
MD, West China School of Medicine, Chengdu, China, Medicine (1983)