11/14/2014: Congratulations to Meilan whose review on SIRT1 and KSHV life cycle is now on line live with Cell Cycle.
7/10/2014: Our collaboration with Dr. Ke Lan at Institute Pasteur Shanghai on KSHV LANA Hijacking of BMP-Smad1-Id signaling pathway to promote tumorigenesis has resulted in a new paper in PLoS Pathogens.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25010525 News coverage: http://english.shanghaipasteur.cas.cn/press/pr/201407/t20140713_124365.html http://www.shanghaipasteur.cas.cn/kxyj/kyjz/201407/t20140713_4156528.html
7/9/2014: Dr. Gao won free screens for potential drugs that inhibit or kill KSHV-induced tumors or cancer cells at the USC Choi Family Therapeutic Screening Facility.
USC Choi Family Therapeutic Screening Facility https://news.usc.edu/65085/usc-stem-cell-and-usc-norris-cancer-center-accelerate-drug-discovery/
5/10/2014: Congratulation of Ying whose review on Viral miRNA targeting of bicistronic and polycistronic transcripts has just been accepted by Current Opinion of Virology.
3/26/2014: Congratulations to Meilan and former graduate student Qiuhua whose paper on SIRT1 and KSHV life cycle has just been accepted by Journal of Virology.
1/13/2014: Congratulations to Tiffany whose paper on the role of KSHV vCyclin in cellular transformation and tumorigenesis has just been accepted by Cell Cycle.
12/26/2013: Congratulations to Ying and former graduate student Alie whose paper on the role of KSHV miRNAs in cellular transformation and tumorigenesis has just been accepted by PLoS Pathogens.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24672028 Recommended by F100Prime: http://f1000.com/prime/718226638 News coverage: http://news.usc.edu/58260/viral-molecules-responsible-for-causing-aids-related-cancer/ http://dailytrojan.com/2014/01/16/keck-discovers-cancer-causing-agent/ http://www.bignewsnetwork.com/index.php/sid/219647157/sc http://bionews-tx.com/news/2014/01/14/utsa-uthscsa-researchers-part-of-breakthrough-research-on-how-viral-micrornas-are-responsible-for-causing-aids-related-cancer-kaposis-sarcoma/ http://www.memphissun.com/index.php/sid/219699094/scat http://www.columbusindian.net/desi/newsdetail.asp?id=8602 http://www.futurity.org/flip-switch-aids-related-cancer/