Gang Liu, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, Medicine

617.358.7257
75 E. Newton St Evans Building

Biography

Gang Liu, PhD, is a Research Assistant Professor of Medicine in Computational Biomedicine at Boston University School of Medicine. He advises graduate and postdoctoral students about experimental design and technological issues in research. Additionally, he the is Lab Director of High-Output Genomics Group in CBM, where he supervises assistants and coordinates with other research groups. Dr. Liu has published over 20 articles and served as guest reviewer for two academic journals. Currently, he is Co-Investigator for multiple research projects, which have received over $1,000,000 in funding.

Education

  • University of Kentucky, PhD
  • University of Kentucky, MS
  • Sichuan University, BS

Publications

  • Published on 6/22/2018

    Billatos E, Faiz A, Gesthalter Y, LeClerc A, Alekseyev YO, Xiao X, Liu G, Ten Hacken NHT, Heijink IH, Timens W, Brandsma CA, Postma DS, van den Berge M, Spira A, Lenburg ME. Impact of acute exposure to cigarette smoke on airway gene expression. Physiol Genomics. 2018 Sep 01; 50(9):705-713. PMID: 29932825.

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  • Published on 9/6/2017

    Pavel AB, Campbell JD, Liu G, Elashoff D, Dubinett S, Smith K, Whitney D, Lenburg ME, Spira A. Alterations in Bronchial Airway miRNA Expression for Lung Cancer Detection. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2017 Nov; 10(11):651-659. PMID: 28877936.

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  • Published on 5/22/2017

    Beane J, Mazzilli SA, Tassinari AM, Liu G, Zhang X, Liu H, Buncio AD, Dhillon SS, Platero SJ, Lenburg ME, Reid ME, Lam S, Spira AE. Detecting the Presence and Progression of Premalignant Lung Lesions via Airway Gene Expression. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Sep 01; 23(17):5091-5100. PMID: 28533227.

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  • Published on 11/17/2016

    Vasilescu DM, Phillion AB, Tanabe N, Kinose D, Paige DF, Kantrowitz JJ, Liu G, Liu H, Fishbane N, Verleden SE, Vanaudenaerde BM, Lenburg M, Stevenson CS, Spira A, Cooper JD, Hackett TL, Hogg JC. Nondestructive cryomicro-CT imaging enables structural and molecular analysis of human lung tissue. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2017 Jan 01; 122(1):161-169. PMID: 27856720.

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  • Published on 10/15/2016

    Kusko RL, Brothers JF, Tedrow J, Pandit K, Huleihel L, Perdomo C, Liu G, Juan-Guardela B, Kass D, Zhang S, Lenburg M, Martinez F, Quackenbush J, Sciurba F, Limper A, Geraci M, Yang I, Schwartz DA, Beane J, Spira A, Kaminski N. Integrated Genomics Reveals Convergent Transcriptomic Networks Underlying Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Oct 15; 194(8):948-960. PMID: 27104832.

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  • Published on 9/22/2016

    Lam S, Mandrekar SJ, Gesthalter Y, Allen Ziegler KL, Seisler DK, Midthun DE, Mao JT, Aubry MC, McWilliams A, Sin DD, Shaipanich T, Liu G, Johnson E, Bild A, Lenburg ME, Ionescu DN, Mayo J, Yi JE, Tazelaar H, Harmsen WS, Smith J, Spira AE, Beane J, Limburg PJ, Szabo E. A Randomized Phase IIb Trial of myo-Inositol in Smokers with Bronchial Dysplasia. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2016 Dec; 9(12):906-914. PMID: 27658890.

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  • Published on 6/14/2016

    Tellez CS, Juri DE, Do K, Picchi MA, Wang T, Liu G, Spira A, Belinsky SA. miR-196b Is Epigenetically Silenced during the Premalignant Stage of Lung Carcinogenesis. Cancer Res. 2016 Aug 15; 76(16):4741-51. PMID: 27302168.

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  • Published on 12/23/2015

    Chapuy B, Roemer MG, Stewart C, Tan Y, Abo RP, Zhang L, Dunford AJ, Meredith DM, Thorner AR, Jordanova ES, Liu G, Feuerhake F, Ducar MD, Illerhaus G, Gusenleitner D, Linden EA, Sun HH, Homer H, Aono M, Pinkus GS, Ligon AH, Ligon KL, Ferry JA, Freeman GJ, van Hummelen P, Golub TR, Getz G, Rodig SJ, de Jong D, Monti S, Shipp MA. Targetable genetic features of primary testicular and primary central nervous system lymphomas. Blood. 2016 Feb 18; 127(7):869-81. PMID: 26702065.

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  • Published on 10/14/2015

    Wang TW, Vermeulen RC, Hu W, Liu G, Xiao X, Alekseyev Y, Xu J, Reiss B, Steiling K, Downward GS, Silverman DT, Wei F, Wu G, Li J, Lenburg ME, Rothman N, Spira A, Lan Q. Gene-expression profiling of buccal epithelium among non-smoking women exposed to household air pollution from smoky coal. Carcinogenesis. 2015 Dec; 36(12):1494-501. PMID: 26468118.

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  • Published on 8/16/2015

    Castro-Nallar E, Shen Y, Freishtat RJ, PĂ©rez-Losada M, Manimaran S, Liu G, Johnson WE, Crandall KA. Integrating microbial and host transcriptomics to characterize asthma-associated microbial communities. BMC Med Genomics. 2015; 8:50. PMID: 26277095.

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