Qiang Chen

Professor, Medical Research Institute



Email:  c52616@hotmail.com

Qiang Chen, Ph.D.


Research Areas:

DNA damage repair; Epigenetic modification and cancer



2002-2008  Ph.D.  College of Life Sciences, Peking University, Beijing, China

1998-2002 B.S.   College of Life Sciences, Shandong University, Jinan, China


Professional Experience:

2016-present Professor  Medical Research Institute, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

2015-2016  Research Fellow  Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, USA

2010-2015    Research Fellow  University of Michigan Medical School, USA

2008-2010  Postdoc  Peking University, Beijing, China


Scholarships and Awards:

2016  1000 Young-talented program, China



1.         Chen, Q. and Yu, X. (2016) OGT restrains the expansion of DNA damage signaling. Nucleic acids research.

2.         Zhuo, X., Guo, X., Zhang, X., Jing, G., Wang, Y., Chen, Q., Jiang, Q., Liu, J. and Zhang, C. (2015) Usp16 regulates kinetochore localization of Plk1 to promote proper chromosome alignment in mitosis. The Journal of cell biology, 210, 727-735.

3.         Bian, C., Chen, Q. and Yu, X. (2015) The zinc finger proteins ZNF644 and WIZ regulate the G9a/GLP complex for gene repression. eLife, 4.

4.         Wang, G., Chen, Q., Zhang, X., Zhang, B., Zhuo, X., Liu, J., Jiang, Q. and Zhang, C. (2013) PCM1 recruits Plk1 to the pericentriolar matrix to promote primary cilia disassembly before mitotic entry. Journal of cell science, 126, 1355-1365.

5.         Chen, Q., Chen, Y., Bian, C., Fujiki, R. and Yu, X. (2013) TET2 promotes histone O-GlcNAcylation during gene transcription. Nature, 493, 561-564.

6.         Zhang, X., Chen, Q., Feng, J., Hou, J., Yang, F., Liu, J., Jiang, Q. and Zhang, C. (2009) Sequential phosphorylation of Nedd1 by Cdk1 and Plk1 is required for targeting of the gammaTuRC to the centrosome. Journal of cell science, 122, 2240-2251.

7.    Chen, Q., Zhang, X., Jiang, Q., Clarke, P.R. and Zhang, C. (2008) Cyclin B1 is localized to unattached kinetochores and contributes to efficient microtubule attachment and proper chromosome alignment during mitosis. Cell research, 18, 268-280.

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