Leadership


Yan, Qin

Associate Professor of Pathology

Biography

Dr. Qin Yan received his B.S. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China. After receiving his Ph.D. training on regulation of transcription and ubiquitination with Drs. Joan and Ronald Conaway at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, he completed his postdoctoral training on cancer biology with HHMI Investigator Dr. William Kaelin at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School. As an Associate Professor of Pathology at Yale Medical School and a member...

Dr. Qin Yan received his B.S. degree from the University of Science and Technology of China. After receiving his Ph.D. training on regulation of transcription and ubiquitination with Drs. Joan and Ronald Conaway at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research, he completed his postdoctoral training on cancer biology with HHMI Investigator Dr. William Kaelin at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School. As an Associate Professor of Pathology at Yale Medical School and a member of Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, he directs a research laboratory to elucidate the roles of epigenetic aberrations that drive tumor initiation and progression and to translate the findings to the clinic.

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Members

Blair, Lauren Paige

Associate Research Scientist in Pathology

Research Interests: cancer; epigenetics; RNA processing; histone demethylation; post-translational modification; mass spectrometry

Cao, Jian

Associate Research Scientist in Pathology

Research Interests: Cancer epigenetics, histone modifications in cancer metastasis and drug resistance.

Gale, Molly

Graduate Student, 2014-2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellow, 2013 Yale Cancer Center Predoctoral Fellow

Liu, Zongzhi

Associate Research Scientist in Pathology

Xu, Qi

Visiting Research Scientist

Zhang, Shang-Min

Postdoctoral Associate in Pathology

Postdoctoral Associates

Joyce Sayegh, Postdoctoral Associate, 2010-2013

PhD in biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles

Current position: Assistant Professor, Azusa Pacific University

 

Graduate Students

Mike Zou, Experimental Pathology Graduate Student, 2009-2014

BS in Chemical Biology, University of California, Berkeley

Current Position: Humboldt German Chancellor Fellow


Alfonso Morales, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry Graduate Student, 2012-2013,

BS in Chemistry from Boston University


Caleb Fischer, Rotation Student, 2010

BS in Biological Sciences from Butler University

 

Undergraduate Students

Amber Anders, Yale BioSTEP program student from Washington University, 2009

Received BA in Anthropology and Biology from Washington University

Current position: Medical Student, Yale School of Medicine


Ramon Lorenzo Labitigan, Yale Undergraduate Student, 2010-2013

Recipient of Perspectives on Science Research Fellowship 2010, Dean's Research Fellowship for the Sciences 2012

Received BS in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry/Linguistics from Yale University

Current position: MD/PhD student, Stanford School of Medicine

 

Sophia Chen, Yale Undergraduate Student, 2012-2013

Received BS in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from Yale University

Current position: Medical Student, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

  

Postgraduate Associates

Rachel Rines, postgraduate associate, 2012-2013

Received MS in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Quinnipiac University

Current Position: Scientist, Cambridge Isotope Laboratories

 

High School Students

Abigail (Abby) Leinroth, Yale Discovery to Cure Summer high school student from Darien High School, 2011

Current position: Undergraduate Student, University of Chicago


Christine Phan, Yale Discovery to Cure Summer high school student from Green Farms Academy, 2009

Last known position:Undergraduate Student, Brandeis University