Gilbert Chu

Gilbert Chu (Chinese: ) is an American Professor of Biochemistry and Medicine at Stanford University.

He received a B.A. in Physics from Princeton University in 1967, a Ph.D in Physics from M.I.T. in 1973. a M.D from Harvard Medical School in 1980. He joined the Stanford faculty in 1987 as Professor of Biochemistry, and as a practicing physician in the Division of Oncology at the Stanford Medical School. His research has involved how cells react to DNA damage from radiation. His research in cancer treatment has involved developing electroporation techniques to use with microarrays to study transcriptional responses to DNA damage in cancer patients.

He was one of three developers of instrumentation and mathematical programs for data analysis. [http://otl.stanford.edu/pdf/00220cw.pdf] He has the Clinical Scientist Award for Translational Research from Burroughs-Wellcome Fund (Wellcome Trust), from the [http://www.ritaallenfoundation.org/scholars.html Rita Allen Foundation] , and from the [http://www.mkacf.org/WomenAndCancer/GrantRecipients_2002.aspx Mary Kay Ash charitable Foundation] .

His younger brother Steven Chu is a Nobel laureate. [Bert Eljera, [http://www.asianweek.com/102397/cover_story.html The Ultimate Physics Club,] AsianWeek, Oct. 23-29, 1997. Accessed Jan. 29, 2007.] His other younger brother is the attorney Morgan Chu.

elected publications

*Tusher V., Tibshirani R., Chu G. "Significance analysis of microarrays applied to the ionizing radiation response" "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA Apr 24, 2001; 98: 5116-5121. Times Cited: 2902

*Chu G, Hayakawa H, Berg P "Electroporation For The Efficient Transfection Of Mammalian-Cells With DNA" "Nucleic Acids Research" 15 (3): 1311-1326 Feb 11 1987 Times Cited: 697"'
*Chu G, "Cellular-Responses To Cisplatin - The Roles Of Dna-Binding Proteins And Dna-Repair" "Journal Of Biological Chemistry" 269 (2): 787-790 Jan 14 1994 Times Cited: 393

*Chu G "Double Strand Break Repair" "Journal Of Biological Chemistry" 272 (39): 24097-24100 Sep 26 1997 Times Cited: 155

*Tang Jy, Hwang Bj, Ford Jm, et al. "Xeroderma Pigmentosum P48 Gene Enhances Global Genomic Repair And Suppresses Uv-Induced Mutagenesis" "Molecular Cell" 5 (4): 737-744 Apr 2000 Times Cited: 137

*Rathmell Wk, Chu G, "A Dna End-Binding Factor Involved In Double-Strand Break Repair And V(D)J Recombination " Molecular And Cellular Biology" 14 (7): 4741-4748 Jul 1994 Times Cited: 135

*Errami A, Smider V, Rathmell WK, et al., "Ku86 defines the genetic defect and restores X-ray resistance and V(D)J recombination to complementation group 5 hamster cell mutants" "Molecular And Cellular Biology" 16 (4): 1519-1526 Apr 1996 Times Cited: 112

A complete listing of publications can be found [http://cmgm.stanford.edu/~chu/publications.html here] .

References

External links

* [http://cmgm.stanford.edu/~chu/ Gil Chu lab webpage]
* [http://med.stanford.edu/profiles/Gilbert_Chu/ page at Stanford Medical School]
* [http://www.bwfund.org/news/bwf_news_briefs/index.html Burroughs-Wellcome Fund]
* [http://mednews.stanford.edu/releases/2004/april/chu.htm Stanford PR article on his work]
* [http://www.the-scientist.com/article/display/11511/ article from The Scientist on work he is involved in]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gilbert Béréziat — est professeur de biochimie et biologie moléculaire. Il a été président de l université Pierre et Marie Curie de 2001 à 2006. Il est depuis vice président chargé des relations internationales de l UPMC. Biographie Gilbert Béréziat fait ses études …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chu Ching-wu — This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chu. Paul C.W. Chu Born February 12, 1941 …   Wikipedia

  • Morgan Chu — (born December 27, 1950[1]), an intellectual property attorney, is one of the first Asian Americans to lead a major U.S. law firm.[2] Chu s professional accolades recognize him as one of the nation’s most influential lawyers and most successful… …   Wikipedia

  • Steven Chu — 12th United States Secretary of Energy Incumbent Assumed office January 21, 2009 Preside …   Wikipedia

  • Чу, Стивен — Министр энергетики США Американский физик китайского происхождения, лауреат Нобелевской премии по физике 1997 года за исследования в области охлаждения и улавливания атомов с использованием лазерных технологий. В январе 2009 года занял пост… …   Энциклопедия ньюсмейкеров

  • Stanford University School of Medicine — Mission …   Wikipedia

  • chute — (chu t ) s. f. 1°   Action de choir, de tomber. La chute d une tour. •   Débile et mal remis encor de la faiblesse Où ma perte de sang et ma chute me laisse, ROTR. Vencesl. IV, 2. •   Cette allée nous a fait souvenir de la chute que vous y fîtes… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Systematik der Haie — Systematik der Haie. Als Haie werden acht Ordnungen aus der Unterklasse der Plattenkiemer (Elasmobranchii) bezeichnet. Sie bestehen aus den beiden Überordnungen Galeomorphii und Squalea. Zu den Squalea zählen auch die vier Ordnungen der Rochen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Liste des abréviations d'auteur en taxinomie végétale — Cette liste ne doit pas être modifiée. Attention, si vous souhaitez ajouter une nouvelle entrée, faites le sur cette autre page à partir de laquelle cette liste est mise à jour automatiquement. Cette liste est triée par ordre alphabétique des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Taxonomy of the Carcharhiniformes — This article lists the families, genera and species of the order Carcharhiniformes of ground sharks, with links to information on each species at FishBase.Note: This List Is Incomplete, with over 50 species missing.*Family Scyliorhinidae **… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.