Pathology Graduate Training Program
Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CMP) -
Alumni

Name: Bowen Liu
Email: bol9@pitt.edu
Lab Phone: 412-383-8787
Mentor Name: Dr. George Michalopoulos

Education:
Undergraduate Degree: BS
Undergraduate Institution: Tsinghua University, Beijing China

Academic Status:

Graduate Program: INTBP, CMP

Thesis Title/Research Topic:

Current Research Description:

Investigation of the Role of Glypican-3(GPC3) in Rat Hepatocyte Growth and Liver Regeneration. I am currently working on GPC3 in rat liver and hepatocytes. We are also making and screening for GPC3 transgenic mice.

Awards:

Graduate Honors:

Publications:

Apte U, Thompson M, Cui S, Liu B, Zeng G, Cieply B, Monga SP. Wnt/-catenin pathway mediates oval cell response in rodents. Hepatology (In Press) 2007.

Abstracts:

FASEB Summer Research Conferences, Snowmass Colorado, 2006

American Association of Anatomists (AAA) Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), Washington DC, 2007