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Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) biology and Wnt developmental signaling highlight research endeavors of SCBA award winners
© Jeang; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2012
- Received: 28 March 2012
- Accepted: 20 April 2012
- Published: 20 April 2012
This months Cell and Bioscience highlights review articles by Mien-Chie Hung on EGFR biology and Yingzi Yang on Wnt signaling. Dr. Hung was the 2011 Society of Chinese Bioscientists in America (SCBA) Presidential Award winner. Dr. Yang was the 2011 SCBA Outstanding Young Investigator Award winner.
- Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
- Spina Bifida
- Postdoctoral Fellow
- Planar Cell Polarity
- Limb Development
I thank Yun-Bo Shi for asking me to write this brief commentary. Work in my laboratory is supported in part by intramural funding from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. This commentary is my personal opinion and does not necessarily represent the views of my employer, the National Institutes of Health, USA.
KTJ was President of the Society of Chinese Bioscientists in America (SCBA) from 2010 to 2011.
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- Yang Y: Wnt signaling in development and diseases. Cell and Bioscience. 2012, 2: 13. 10.1186/2045-3701-2-13View ArticleGoogle Scholar
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