Jerry Hung-Hao Lo

Jerry Hung-Hao Lo

Home Area: Immunity, Microbes, and Molecular Pathogenesis
Mentor: Stephen Smale

Research project:

Jerry is now investigating how master regulators orchestrate pluripotency in embryonic stem cells by scrutinizing the functional significance with a gene-centric approach and to examine mechanistic insights that confer transcriptional selectivity between pluripotent genes and others.


A comprehensive functional map of the hepatitis C virus genome provides a resource for probing viral proteins. Remenyi R, Qi H, Su SY, Chen Z, Wu NC, Arumugaswami V, Truong S, Chu V, Stokelman T, Lo HH, Olson CA, Wu TT, Chen SH, Lin CY, Sun R. MBio. 2014 Sep 30;5(5):e01469-14. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01469-14.

Discovering monotonic stemness marker genes from time-series stem cell microarray data. Wang HW, Sun HJ, Chang TY, Lo HH, Cheng WC, Tseng GC, Lin CT, Chang SJ, Pal N, Chung IF. BMC Genomics. 2015;16 Suppl 2:S2. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-16-S2-S2. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

MicroRNA-134 Contributes to Glucose-Induced Endothelial Cell Dysfunction and This Effect Can Be Reversed by Far-Infrared Irradiation. Wang HW, Su SH, Wang YL, Chang ST, Liao KH, Lo HH, Chiu YL, Hsieh TH, Huang TS, Lin CS, Cheng SM, Cheng CC. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 22;11(1):e0147067. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0147067. eCollection 2016.

Dysregulation of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 by Multiple miRNAs in Endothelial Colony-Forming Cells of Coronary Artery Disease. Su SH, Wu CH, Chiu YL, Chang SJ, Lo HH, Liao KH, Tsai CF, Tsai TN, Lin CH, Cheng SM, Cheng CC, Wang HW. J Vasc Res. 2017;54(1):22-32. doi: 10.1159/000449202. Epub 2017 Jan 26.