Yiwen Chen, Ph.D.
Yiwen Chen, Ph.D.
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Division of Basic Science

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR140071
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health
Date Awarded: 
August 20, 2014
Grant Amount: 

Dr. Yiwen Chen received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he developed and applied cutting-edge computational methods to study protein biophysics and structural biology/proteomics.

He subsequently joined Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard School of Public Health, under joint supervision by Dr. Myles A. Brown and Dr. X. Shirley Liu. His research there focused on combining computational and experimental approaches to elucidate the role of long non-coding RNAs and steroid hormone signaling in cancer.

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