Yusen Liu, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

Contact Information

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  • Center for Perinatal Research
    The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital
    700 Children's Drive
    Columbus , Ohio 43205 (map)
Biography
Yusen Liu, PhD, is a Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Liu’s NIH-funded research program focuses on the role of MAP kinase phosphatases in host defense against microbial infection. His research has established MAP kinase phosphatase (MKP)-1 as one of the most important negative regulators of inflammation and a potential target for a variety of inflammatory diseases.
Academic and Clinical Areas
Professional Experience

2010 - Present Center for Perinatal Research, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Professor of Pediatrics

2003 - Present The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Principal Investigator

2006 - 2010 Center for Perinatal Research, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Associate Professor

2003 - 2006 Center for Developmental Pharmacology and Toxicology, Children's Research Institute, Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, Assistant Professor

1996 - 2003 Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology, Gerontology Research Center, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Tenure-track Investigator

1995 - 1996 Laboratory of Cellular and Molecula Biology, Gerontology Research Center, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Visiting Associate

1992 - 1995 Laboratory of Molecular Genetics, Gerontology Research Center, National Institute on Aging, NIH, Visiting Fellow

1991 - 1992 Department of Fermentation Technology, Hiroshima University, Assistant Professor

1986 - 1987 Department of Chemical Engineering, Dalian Institute of Technology, Research Associate

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