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.

Publications:

Wild-type Kras Expands and Exhausts Hematopoietic Stem Cells – Sasine JP, Himburg HA, Termini CM, Roos M, Tran E, Zhao L, Kan J, Li M, Zhang Y, de Barros SC, Rao DS, Counter CM, and Chute JP. Wild-type Kras Expands and Exhausts Hematopoietic Stem Cells. JCI Insight. 2018; 3(11). doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.98197

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, and 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.