U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-496-0175
Email: weipingchen@mail.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Ph.D.Iowa State University1997
  • M.Sc.University of Birmingham1985
  • B.Sc.Wuhan University1982

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Weiping Chen, Ph.D.

Biologist, Genomics Core
  • Cell Biology/Cell Signaling
  • Chromosome Biology/Epigenetics
  • Clinical Research
  • Computational Biology/Bioinformatics/Biostatistics/Mathematics
  • Genetics/Genomics
  • Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
  • Systems Biology


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Chattopadhyay MK, Chen W, Tabor H. Escherichia coli glutathionylspermidine synthetase/amidase: phylogeny and effect on regulation of gene expression. FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 2013 Jan; 338 (338; 2; 2013 Jan):132-40. [Full Text/Abstract]
Zhu BM, Kang K, Yu JH, Chen W, Smith HE, Lee D, Sun HW, Wei L, Hennighausen L. Genome-wide analyses reveal the extent of opportunistic STAT5 binding that does not yield transcriptional activation of neighboring genes. Nucleic Acids Res. 2012 May; 40 (40; 2012 May; 10):4461-72. [Full Text/Abstract]
Thomas E, Gonzalez VD, Li Q, Modi AA, Chen W, Noureddin M, Rotman Y, Liang TJ. HCV infection induces a unique hepatic innate immune response associated with robust production of type III interferons. Gastroenterology. 2012 Apr; 142 (4; 2012 Apr; 142):978-88. [Full Text/Abstract]
Zhang JH, Pandey M, Seigneur EM, Panicker LM, Koo L, Schwartz OM, Chen W, Chen CK, Simonds WF. Knockout of G protein β5 impairs brain development and causes multiple neurologic abnormalities in mice. J. Neurochem. 2011 Nov; 119 (2011 Nov; 119; 3):544-54. [Full Text/Abstract]
Yadav H, Quijano C, Kamaraju AK, Gavrilova O, Malek R, Chen W, Zerfas P, Zhigang D, Wright EC, Stuelten C, Sun P, Lonning S, Skarulis M, Sumner AE, Finkel T, Rane SG. Protection from obesity and diabetes by blockade of TGF-β/Smad3 signaling. Cell Metab. 2011 Jul 6; 14 (2011 Jul 6; 14; 1):67-79. [Full Text/Abstract]
Allende ML, Bektas M, Lee BG, Bonifacino E, Kang J, Tuymetova G, Chen W, Saba JD, Proia RL. Sphingosine-1-phosphate lyase deficiency produces a pro-inflammatory response while impairing neutrophil trafficking. J. Biol. Chem. 2011 Mar 4; 286 (9; 286; 2011 Mar 4):7348-58. [Full Text/Abstract]
Wang Q, Shinkre BA, Lee JG, Weniger MA, Liu Y, Chen W, Wiestner A, Trenkle WC, Ye Y. The ERAD inhibitor Eeyarestatin I is a bifunctional compound with a membrane-binding domain and a p97/VCP inhibitory group. PLoS ONE. 2010 Nov 12; 5 (2010 Nov 12; 5; 11):e15479. [Full Text/Abstract]
Lui JC, Chen W, Barnes KM, Baron J. Changes in gene expression associated with aging commonly originate during juvenile growth. Mech. Ageing Dev. 2010 Oct; 131 (131; 2010 Oct; 10):641-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Yamaji D, Na R, Feuermann Y, Pechhold S, Chen W, Robinson GW, Hennighausen L. Development of mammary luminal progenitor cells is controlled by the transcription factor STAT5A. Genes Dev. 2009 Oct 15; 23 (2009 Oct 15; 20; 23):2382-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
Chen G, Yuan A, Zhou Y, Bentley AR, Zhou J, Chen W, Shriner D, Adeyemo A, Rotimi CN. Simultaneous Analysis of Common and Rare Variants in Complex Traits: Application to SNPs (SCARVAsnp). Bioinform Biol Insights. 2012; 6 (6; 2012):177-85. [Full Text/Abstract]