Gut microbiota: What impact on colorectal neoplasm
演讲题目:Gut microbiota: What impact on colorectal neoplasm
Jun Yu is a Professor of Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Director of the Research Laboratory of Institute of Digestive Disease, and Associate Director of State Key Laboratory of Digestive Disease, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). She services as Council Member of American Gastrointestinal Association (AGA) Oncology, and Council Member of AGA Microbiome & Microbial Diseases, USA; Chairman of Hong Kong Immunology Association (2016-2018). Associate Editor for Oncogene, Editor for Gut, Scientific Reports, JGH etc.
Her research interests are mainly on gastrointestinal cancers (genomic/epigenomic alterations, gut microbiota dysbiosis and cancer biomarkers) and fatty liver disease. Prof Yu has over 370 peer-reviewer publications (76 papers IF>10, 21 papers IF>20) including Nature, Nature biotechnology, Cancer Cell, Cell Metabolism, J Clin Oncol, J Clin Invest, Gastroenterology, Gut, Nature communication, Hepatology, Cancer Res.
She obtained over 30 prestigious awards, including Science and Tech Progress Awards of He Liang and He Li Fund (2018); American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Council Oncology Research Mentor Award 2017; The WuXi PharmaTech Life Science and Chemistry Award 2017; The State Natural Science Award 2016; The State Scientific and Technological Progress Award (Innovation Team) 2016; Croucher Senior Research Fellowship 2016; The State Science and Technology Progress Award 2012; First-class of Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Natural science) in 2010 and 2014; First-class Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Scientific and Technological Progress Award) 2012; Research excellence award CUHK 2009, etc. She has obtained 17 patents and filed 19 patents on gastrointestinal cancer.