Chu Chen

Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology
Affiliate Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery



PhD Biochemistry, University of Washington, 1982
MS Botany, Ohio State University, 1971



Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Box 358080, M5-C800
1100 Fairview Avenue North
PO Box 19024
Seattle, WA 98109
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Research Areas

Research Interests

Identification of diagnostic and prognostic markers to aid personalized management of head and neck cancer and the identification of genetic and epigenetic determinants for the susceptibility to cancers of the head and neck, lung, endometrium, breast, prostate and testes.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

USP2 inhibition prevents infection with ACE2-dependent coronaviruses in vitro and is protective against SARS-CoV-2 in mice.
(2023 Dec 6)
Sci Transl Med 15(725): eadh7668
Dang F, Bai L, Dong J, Hu X, Wang J, Paulo JA, Xiong Y, Liang X, Sun Y, Chen Y, Guo M, Wang X, Huang Z, Inuzuka H, Chen L, Chu C, Liu J, Zhang T, Rezaeian AH, Liu J, Kaniskan HÜ, Zhong B, Zhang J, Letko M, Jin J, Lan K, Wei W

Identification of genetically predicted DNA methylation markers associated with non-small cell lung cancer risk among 34,964 cases and 448,579 controls.
(2023 Dec 6)
Zhao X, Yang M, Fan J, Wang M, Wang Y, Qin N, Zhu M, Jiang Y, Gorlova OY, Gorlov IP, Albanes D, Lam S, Tardón A, Chen C, Goodman GE, Bojesen SE, Landi MT, Johansson M, Risch A, Wichmann HE, Bickeböller H, Christiani DC, Rennert G, Arnold SM, Brennan P, Field JK, Shete S, Le Marchand L, Liu G, Hung RJ, Andrew AS, Kiemeney LA, Zienolddiny S, Grankvist K, Johansson M, Caporaso NE, Woll PJ, Lazarus P, Schabath MB, Aldrich MC, Patel AV, Davies MPA, Ma H, Jin G, Hu Z, Amos CI, Shen H, Dai J

Short-term exposure to ozone may trigger the onset of Kawasaki disease: An individual-level, case-crossover study in East China.
(2023 Nov 29)
Chemosphere 349(): 140828
Zhu Y, Chen R, Liu C, Niu Y, Meng X, Shi S, Yu K, Huang G, Xie L, Lin S, Huang M, Huang M, Chen S, Kan H, Liu F, Chu C

Age-related differences in risk factors, clinical characteristics, and outcomes for intracerebral hemorrhage.
Front Aging Neurosci 15(): 1264124
Chen C, Xie Y, Pu M, Deng L, Li Z, Yang T, Yin H, Zhang Z, Lv X, Liu X, Cheng J, Li Q

Exploring the potential mechanism of Heng-Gu-Gu-Shang-Yu-He-Ji therapy for osteoporosis based on network pharmacology and transcriptomics.
(2023 Nov 22)
J Ethnopharmacol 321(): 117480
Xie L, Song X, Lei L, Chen C, Zhao H, Hu J, Yu Y, Bai X, Wu X, Li X, Yang X, Yuan B, Li D, Zhu X, Zhang X

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