Yi-Chu Liao, Ph.D., graduated from the National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan. During her graduate studies she focused on the role and function of neutrophils in immune-mediated arthritis.

Dr. Liao is continuing her training as a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. John O’Shea’s lab, where she studies the role of STAT1 gain-of-function mutations in vital infection.

Scientific Publications

NOX2-Deficient Neutrophils Facilitate Joint Inflammation Through Higher Pro-Inflammatory and Weakened Immune Checkpoint Activities.

Liao YC, Wu SY, Huang YF, Lo PC, Chan TY, Chen CA, Wu CH, Hsu CC, Yen CL, Chen PC, Shieh CC
Front Immunol.
doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.743030
PMID: 34557202

Targeted Delivery of Curcumin Rescues Endoplasmic Reticulum-Retained Mutant NOX2 Protein and Avoids Leukocyte Apoptosis.

Yen CL, Liao YC, Chen RF, Huang YF, Chung WC, Lo PC, Chang CF, Wu PC, Shieh DB, Jiang ST, Shieh CC
J Immunol.
2019 Jun 15;
doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1801599
PMID: 31085592


Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Ph.D. (2021)



Research Assistant
National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan (2014-2015)

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