Koei Chin

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Phone: 503 494-0519
Fax: 503 494-3688

Current Appointment
Research Associate Professor

Collaborative Life Sciences Building (CLSB)
Mail Code: CL3G
2730 SW Moody Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

Ph.D., M.D., Nippon Medical School
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Francisco - School of Medicine

Research Area
OHSU Center for Spatial System Biomedicine

Research Interests
Research Interests Dr. Chin is working on the mechanisms of genomic instability during cancer initiation and progression. His current research activities will contribute to identify some molecular targets for early detection of breast cancers.

Selected Publications

  • Esserman, L.J., Berry. D.A., Cheang, M.C., Yau, C., Perou, C.M., DeMichele. A., Gray, J.W., Conway-Dorsey, J., Lenburg, M.E., Buxton, M.B., Davis, S.E., Van’t Veer, L.J., Hudis, C., Chin, K., Wolf, D., Krontiras, H., Montgomery, L., Tripathy, D., Lehman, C., Liu, M.C., Olopade, O.I., Rugo, H.S., Carpenter, J.T., Livasy, C., Dressler, L., Chhieng, D., Singh, B., Mies, C., Rabban, J., Chen, Y.Y., Giri, D., Au, A., Hylton, N., The I-SPY 1 TRIAL Investigators. (2011) Chemotherapy response and recurrence-free survival in neoadjuvant breast cancer depends on biomarker profiles: results from the I-SPY 1 TRIAL (CALGB 150007/150012; ACRIN 6657). Breast Cancer Res. Treat. 132(3):1049-1062. PMC3332388.
  • Ong, D.C., Ho, Y.M., Rudduck, C., Chin, K., Kuo, W.-L., Lie, D.K., Chua, C.L., Tan, P.H., Eu, K.W., Seow-Choen, F., Wong, C.Y., Hong, G.S., Gray, J.W., Lee, A.S. (2009) LARG at chromosome 11q23 has functional characteristics of a tumor suppressor in human breast and colorectal cancer. Oncogene, 28(47):4189-200. PMC2844776.
  • Brown, L.A., Hoog, J., Chin, S.-F., Tao, Y., Zayed, A.A., Chin, K., Teschendorff, A.E., Quackenbush, J.F., Marioni, J.C., Leung, S., Perou, C.M., Neilsen, T.O., Ellis, M., Gray, J.W., Bernard, P.S., Huntsman, D.G., Caldas, C. (2008) ESR1 gene amplification in breast cancer: A common phenomenon? Nat. Genet., 40(7):806-7. PMC2846830.
  • Rizki, A., Weaver, V.M., Lee, S.-Y., Rozenberg, G.I., Chin, K., Myers, C.A., Bascom, J.L., Mott, J.D., Semeiks, J.R., Grate, L.R., Mian, I.S., Borowsky, A.D., Jensen, R.A., Idowu, M.O., Chen, F., Chen, D.J., Petersen, O.W., Gray, J.W., Bissell, M.J. (2008) A human breast cell model of preinvasive to invasive transition. Cancer Res., 68(5):1378-87. PMC2662716.
  • Wang, Y., Moorhead, M., Karlin-Neumann, G., Wang, N.J., Ireland, J., Lin, S., Chen, C., Heiser, L.M., Chin, K., Esserman, L., Gray, J.W., Spellman, P.T., Faham, M. (2007) Analysis of molecular inversion probe performance for allele copy number determination. Genome Biol., 8(11):R246.