Jun Wang

  • 810 Citations

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Research Interests

Dr. Jun Wang is Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention. He has extensive experiences in genomic studies to identify and validate biomarkers associated with breast cancer risk and progression, and to investigate gene networks and signal transduction pathways initiated by steroid hormones. With the integrated skills in molecular biology and medical informatics, he is interested in translational research in genetic and epigenetic factors such as DNA polymorphisms, DNA methylation and microRNA as risk biomarkers and molecular targets for cancer prevention.

Training Experience

2000Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MS, Northwestern University

… → 2016

PhD, Peking Union Medical College

… → 1997

Research interests

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Epigenetics
  • Genomic Medicine/Personalized Medicine
  • Medical Informatics
  • MicroRNA

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  • Research Output

    • 810 Citations
    • 29 Article
    • 4 Review article
    • 1 Conference contribution

    Association of PIN3 16-bp duplication polymorphism of TP53 with breast cancer risk in Mali and a meta-analysis

    Diakite, B., Kassogue, Y., Dolo, G., Kassogue, O., Keita, M. L., Joyce, B., Neuschler, E., Wang, J., Musa, J., Traore, C. B., Kamate, B., Dembele, E., Nadifi, S., Isichei, M., Holl, J. L., Murphy, R., Doumbia, S., Hou, L. & Maiga, M., Jul 3 2020, In : BMC Medical Genetics. 21, 1, 142.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Cerebral Palsy: Early Markers of Clinical Phenotype and Functional Outcome

    Einspieler, C., Bos, A. F., Krieber-Tomantschger, M., Alvarado, E., Barbosa, V. M., Bertoncelli, N., Burger, M., Chorna, O., Del Secco, S., DeRegnier, R-A., Hüning, B., Ko, J., Lucaccioni, L., Maeda, T., Marchi, V., Martín, E., Morgan, C., Mutlu, A., Nogolová, A., Pansy, J. & 20 others, Peyton, C., Pokorny, F. B., Prinsloo, L. R., Ricci, E., Saini, L., Scheuchenegger, A., Silva, C. R. D., Soloveichick, M., Spittle, A. J., Toldo, M., Utsch, F., van Zyl, J., Viñals, C., Wang, J., Yang, H., Yardımcı-Lokmanoğlu, B. N., Cioni, G., Ferrari, F., Guzzetta, A. & Marschik, P. B., Oct 4 2019, In : Journal of Clinical Medicine. 8, 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Expression of mir-18a and mir-210 in normal breast tissue as candidate biomarkers of breast cancer risk

    Shidfar, A., Costa, F. F., Scholtens, D., Bischof, J. M., Sullivan, M. E., Ivancic, D. Z., Vanin, E. F., Soares, M. B., Wang, J. & Khan, S. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 10, 1, p. 89-97 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 17 Scopus citations

    Overexpression of lipid metabolism genes and PBX1 in the contralateral breasts of women with estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer

    Wang, J., Shidfar, A., Ivancic, D., Ranjan, M., Liu, L., Choi, M. R., Parimi, V., Gursel, D. B., Sullivan, M. E., Najor, M. S., Abukhdeir, A. M., Scholtens, D. M. & Khan, S. A., Jun 1 2017, In : International Journal of Cancer. 140, 11, p. 2484-2497 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 11 Scopus citations

    The relationship of single-strand breaks in DNA to breast cancer risk and to tissue concentrations of oestrogens

    Sahadevan, M., Lee, O., Muzzio, M., Phan, B., Jacobs, L., Khouri, N., Wang, J., Hu, H., Stearns, V. & Chatterton, R. T., Oct 3 2017, In : Biomarkers. 22, 7, p. 689-697 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations