Tak Bun, Edison Liu

Liu Tak Bun, Edison

  • Professor, Department of Medicine, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Honorary Joint Professor, Department of Biochemistry, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
  • Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, National University of Singapore
Joint Appointment(s)
  • President and CEO, The Jackson Laboratory
  • Professor, Department of Genetics and Developmental Biology, University of Connecticut Health, USA
  • Adjunct Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • Director, The Jackson Laboratory Cancer Center
Academic Qualifications
  • MD, Stanford University, USA
  • BS, Stanford University, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Genetics and Genomics
Recent Publications
  • 1. Willis NA, Frock RL, Menghi F, Duffey EE, Panday A, Camacho V, Hasty EP, Liu ET, Alt FW, Scully R. 2017 Nov. Mechanism of tandem duplication formation in BRCA1-mutant cells. Nature. 551(7682):590-595. doi: 10.1038/nature24477.
  • 2. Liu ET, Bolcun-Filas E, Grass DS, Lutz C, Murray S, Shultz L, Rosenthal N. 2017 Feb. Of mice and CRISPR: The post-CRISPR future of the mouse as a model system for the human condition. EMBO Reports. 18(2):187-193. doi: 10.15252/embr.201643717.
  • 3. Liu ET, Bult CJ, Shultz LD. 2016 May. Patient-derived tumor xenografts: Why now?. JAMA Oncology. 2(5):567-568. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.0193.
  • 4. Menghi F, Inaki K, Woo XY, Kumar PA, Grzeda KR, Malhotra A, Yadav V, Kim H, Marquez EJ, Ucar D et al. 2016 Apr. The tandem duplicator phenotype as a distinct genomic configuration in cancer. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113(17):E2373-E2382. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1520010113.
  • 5. Tang Z, Luo OJ, Li X, Zheng M, Zhu JJ, Szalaj P, Trzaskoma P, Magalska A, Wlodarczyk J, Ruszczycki B et al. 2015 Dec. CTCF-Mediated Human 3D Genome Architecture Reveals Chromatin Topology for Transcription. Cell. 163(7):1611-1627. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.11.024.