- Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences
- School of Veterinary Medicine
Area of Research
- Dr. Chen's research consist of the p53 family proteins are transcription factors and consist of p53, p63, and p73. Each member regulates a diverse array of both common and unique target genes. These target genes mediate various activities for the p53 family proteins, including the cell cycle control, apoptosis, differentiation, senescence, DNA repair, normal development and tumor suppression.