September 2020 – A warm welcome to all the new members of the team! This includes our new postdoc Yanyan, PhD students Toni and Huajian, MPhil student Yunong and MBBS student Max 🙂 Pictured is our latest gathering, celebrating a birthday COVID style.
July 18 2020 – This year’s State Key Laboratory of Liver Research (SKLLR) Annual Symposium was postponed again and again due to COVID-19. But despite all obstacles, the event was successfully held online through ZOOM on July 18th 2020. Our Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Tin-Lok Wong gave a presentation on his latest work “CRAF methylation by PRMT6 regulates aerobic glycolysis driven hepatocarcinogenesis via ERK-dependent PKM2 nuclear relocalization and activation” which was just published in the April 2020 issue of Hepatology.
July 2020 – A very belated welcome to Coco and Pucci to our team. Coco joined us as a Research Assistant in late February 2020; while Pucci joined us as a BBMS Summer Intern in early July 2020. Pucci will continue on with her final year project in the lab in September. Welcome 🙂
April 2020 – Our work on “CRAF methylation by PRMT6 regulates aerobic glycolysis driven hepatocarcinogenesis via ERK-dependent PKM2 nuclear relocalization and activation” was commented by Drs. Amaia Navarro-Corcuera and Robert E Schwartz and featured in Hepatology Highlights.
Feb 21 2020 – Life goes on amid the COVID-19 epidemic. The team gathered for a very belated birthday celebration for Lena. We also welcome the newest members of our team Yunong, Sarah and Terry. Happy Birthday and Welcome!
Dec 18 2019 @ Hong Kong – Annual Christmas Gathering. Thankful 🙂
Dec 9 to 12 2019 @ Awaji, Japan – Shared, learned, met new and caught up with old friends at the Cold Spring Harbor Asia 2019 Conference on Liver, Biology, Diseases and Cancer held in Awaji, Japan this year.
Jane sharing her latest research findings at the poster session.
Nov 4-6 2019 @ Bad Nauheim, Germany – Stephanie gave a talk at the HKU-CUHK-GIBH-MPI Joint Symposium – New Frontiers in Stem Cell Biology at Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research.
Oct 28-31 2019 @ Shanghai, China – Blessed to have the opportunity to participate in the World Laureates Association 2nd Annual Forum this year. Such an eye opening experience to be in the same room with 44 Nobel Laureates at the same time.