Yurun Zhang

Yurun Zhang

Home Area: Cell and Developmental Biology
Mentor: John Chute
Research project:

Yurun studies the effects of PTPRS inhibition in hematopoietic stem cells.


Deletion of the Imprinted Gene Grb10 Promotes Hematopoietic Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Regeneration. Yan X, Himburg HA, Pohl K, Quarmyne M, Tran E, Zhang Y, Fang T, Kan J, Chao NJ, Zhao L, Doan PL, Chute JP. Cell Rep. 2016 Nov 1;17(6):1584-1594. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.10.025.

A Small Molecule Inhibitor of Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase-Sigma (PTPσ) Promotes Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC) RegenerationZhang, Y., Quarmyne, M., Himburg, H. A., Yan, X., McBride, W., Jung, M., & Chute, J. P. Blood 128, no. 22 (2016)822.