Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Elevated Plasma Fibrinogen Is Associated With Excessive Inflammation and Disease Severity in COVID-19 PatientsFrontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology.  11. 2021
2018 Combination of prostate cancer antigen 3 and prostate-specific antigen improves diagnostic accuracy in men at risk of prostate cancerArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  142:1106-1112. 2018
2017 Technical note: Discordant analytical results caused by biotin interference on Diagnostic immunoassays in a pediatric hospitalAnnals of Clinical and Laboratory Science.  47:638-640. 2017
2017 Biomarkers for monitoring chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicityCritical Reviews in Clinical Laboratory Sciences.  54:87-101. 2017
2016 Utility of chromogranin A, pancreatic polypeptide, glucagon and gastrin in the diagnosis and follow-up of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours in multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 patientsClinical Endocrinology.  85:400-407. 2016
2016 Causes and impact of specimen rejection in a clinical chemistry laboratoryClinica Chimica Acta.  458:154-158. 2016
2016 A young boy with recurrent headache, lethargy, and hyponatremiaClinica Chimica Acta.  454:46-48. 2016
2015 β-Catenin-regulated ALDH1A1 is a target in ovarian cancer spheroidsOncogene.  34:2297-2308. 2015
2014 Notch-dependent repression of miR-155 in the bone marrow niche regulates hematopoiesis in an NF-κB-dependent mannerCell Stem Cell.  15:51-65. 2014
2013 Tissue transglutaminase regulates β-catenin signaling through a c-Src-dependent mechanismThe FASEB Journal.  27:3100-3112. 2013
2012 Tissue transglutaminase links TGF-Β, epithelial to mesenchymal transition and a stem cell phenotype in ovarian cancerOncogene.  31:2521-2534. 2012
2009 Epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition and ovarian tumor progression induced by tissue transglutaminaseCancer Research.  69:9192-9201. 2009
2008 Tissue transglutaminase protects epithelial ovarian cancer cells from cisplatin-induced apoptosis by promoting cell survival signalingCarcinogenesis.  29:1893-1900. 2008
2007 Enhanced peritoneal ovarian tumor dissemination by tissue transglutaminaseCancer Research.  67:7194-7202. 2007
2007 The platelet-derived growth factor receptor α is destabilized by geldanamycins in cancer cellsJournal of Biological Chemistry.  282:445-453. 2007
2007 PDGF BB induces VEGF secretion in ovarian cancerCancer Biology and Therapy.  6:1951-1959. 2007

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biochemistry, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis 2012
  • Full Name

  • Liyun Cao