Who We Are » Wenjiang Chu, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Chu was trained as a gastroenterologist in Beijing Medical University, China. He earned his Ph.D. graduate studies and general pathology resident training at the University of Kansas Medical Center. With his continuous passion in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dr. Chu has completed a GI and Liver pathology fellowship in the famous Rodger C. Haggitt Gastroenterologic and Hepatic Pathology Service in the University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, before becoming the staff GI and liver pathologist at National Genetics Institute.

Hidradenocarcinoma: an immunohistochemical study of criteria for the determination of malignancy and consideration of their possible apocrine origin. Ko CJ, Luo F, Shintaku P, Cochran AJ and Binder SW. Submitted to Am J Dermatopathol 2004.

Update on lymphatic mapping and sentinel node biopsy in the management of patients with melanocytic tumors. Cochran AJ, Roberts A, Wen DR, Huang RR, Itakura E, Luo F and Binder SW. Pathology 36:1-7, 2004.

Optimized assessment of sentinel lymph nodes for metastatic melanoma: Implications for regional surgery and overall treatment planning. Cochran AJ, Roberts A, Wen DR, Huang RR, Luo F and Binder SW. Ann Surg Oncol 11(3 suppl):1565-1615, 2004.

VEGF expression and enhanced production by gonadotropins in ovarian epithelial tumors. Wang J, Luo F, Lu JJ, Chen PK, Liu P and Zheng W. Int J Cancer 87:163-7, 2002.

Tumor stroma as the main source of inhibin production in ovarian epithelial tumor. Zheng W, Lu JJ, Luo F, Zheng L, Cho M, Wang CY and Syanczyk F. Am J Reprod Immunol 44:104-113, 2000.

Reduction of BRCA1 expression in sporadic ovarian cancer. Zheng W, Luo F, Lu JJ, Baltayan A, Press MF, Zhang ZF and Pike MC. Gynecol Oncol 76:294-300, 2000.

Ovarian epithelial tumor growth promotion by FSH and inhibition of the effect by LH. Zheng W, Lu JJ, Luo F, Zheng Y, Felix JC, Lauchlan SC and Pike MC. Gynocol Oncol 76:80-88, 2000.

Adeno-associated virus 2-mediated gene transfer and functional expression of human granlocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor. Luo F, Zhou SZ, Cooper S, Munshi NC, Boswell HS, Broxmeyer HE and Srivastiva A. Exp Hematol 23:1261-1267, 1995.

Differential expression from parvovirus B19p6 promoter in human cells following plasmid transfection and recombinant adeno-associate virus 2 (AAV) infection: human megakaryocytic leukemia cells are non-permissive for AAV infection. Ponnazhagan S, Wang XS, Woody M, Luo F, Kang LY, Munshi NC, Zhou SZ and Srivastiva A. J Gen Virol 77:1111-1122, 1995.

Novel cDNA clones obtained by antibody screening of a mouse cerebellum cDNA expression library. Kambouris M, Triarhou LC, Dloudy SR, Sangameswaran L, Luo F, Ghetti B and Hodes MD. Brain Res Mol 25:183-194, 1994.

Characteristics of restriction fragment-length polymorphism and application in diagnosis of hemophilia B (factor IX deficiency). Luo F, Qin SZ, Hsueh JL, Jiang ZS and Liu ZD. J Chinese Med 12:4-9, 1989.

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