Section 1: Personal Particulars
*Name in Chinese:
*Name in English:
853 8822 2314
S30, 8B, University of Macau, Taipa Macau
University of Macau
UMAC-Faculty of Health Sciences
Research Project provided for Macao Youth Scholars Program:
*Project Name in Chinese:
*Project Name in English:
Crosstalk between cancer cells and tumor microenvironment in breast cancer metastasis
*Academic Discipline (Primary):
Academic Discipline (Secondary, for reference):
Special requirement for the postdoctoral fellow candidates:
He/She should have high quality publication (IF>10) in breast cancer research field.
Ph.D degree from University Maryland, Baltimore USA, Work as the staff scientist in National institute of Health of USA for 20 years, Associate professor in university of Macau for 6 years.
Professional Accomplishments, honors, awards and patents:
A recipient of the seventh annual NIH-wide FARE 2001 (Research Excellency) awards.
The finalist of Research Excellency for Graduate Study in the Washington DC-Baltimore area, 2002.
NIDDK Director’s Award (2011): “In recognition of extraordinary research in understanding mechanisms of BRCA1 and its transcriptional downstream genes in cancer, cell cycle, genetic stability, aging and metabolism”.
Section 2: Research Interests and Grants
Major Research Interests:
Key Research Areas:
Breast Cancer, Tumor suppressors, Tumorigenesis, and Tumor microenvironment
Number of Current PhD Students:
Number of PhD Trained:
Number of Postdoctoral Fellows Supervised:
*Research Grants for MYSP: (Please include project titles, funding sources, reference number, funding amounts and duration)
Interactions between Brca1 and Estrogen Signaling and Their Transcriptional Targets during Mammary Gland Development and TumorigenesisFDCT: 027-2015-A1 (2,200,000.00 MOP), (2016-2019)
Identification and Characterization of Metastatic Signature Genes Responsible for Breast Cancer Metastasis using High Throughput Approaches FDCT: 029-201-A3 (1,750,000.00MOP), (2018-2021)
Relationship between mammary tumorigenesis and functions of BRCA1 in mammary epithelial cell differentiation, fate determination and epithelial integrity FDCT: 0101/2019/A3 (2,000,000.00MOP). (2019-2022)
Functions of VEGFa/IL6-TGF-b-Axis mediated immune suppression in Breast Cancer Formation and/or Metastasis MYRG2020-00057-FHS: (200,000.00) (2022-2024)