Wei-Min Chen

Primary Appointment

  • Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences


Research Interest(s)

My research focuses on the design and statistical analysis of human gene mapping data. Recently, my research has focused on the development of methods for analyzing genome-wide SNP data in datasets that include thousands of individuals.

Research Description

Selected Publications

  • He W, Chai H, Chen W, Zhang J, Xu Y, Zhu J, Wang W. Facial emotion triggered cerebral potentials in treatment-resistant depression and borderline personality disorder patients of both genders. Progress in neuro-psychopharmacology & biological psychiatry. 2011;37(1): 121-7. PMID: 22200559
  • He X, Chen W, Huang Q. Surface display of monkey metallothionein α tandem repeats and EGFP fusion protein on Pseudomonas putida X4 for biosorption and detection of cadmium. Applied microbiology and biotechnology. 2011;95(6): 1605-13. PMID: 22205441
  • Lu Y, Chen C, Chen H, Zhang J, Chen W. Isolation and Identification of Endophytic Fungi from Actinidia macrosperma and Investigation of Their Bioactivities. Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM. 2011;2012 382742. PMID: 22203869 | PMCID: PMC3235672
  • Prabakaran P, Chen W, Singarayan M, Stewart C, Streaker E, Feng Y, Dimitrov D. Expressed antibody repertoires in human cord blood cells: 454 sequencing and IMGT/HighV-QUEST analysis of germline gene usage, junctional diversity, and somatic mutations. Immunogenetics. 2011;64(5): 337-50. PMID: 22200891
  • Pullela S, Andres C, Chen W, Xu C, Wang L, Kotov N. Permselectivity Replication of Artificial Glomerular Basement Membranes in Nanoporous Collagen Multilayers. The journal of physical chemistry letters. 2011;2(16): 2067-2072. PMID: 22200004 | PMCID: PMC3243758
  • Sun S, Ke Z, Wang F, Li S, Chen W, Han A, Wang Z, Shi H, Wang L, Chen X. Overexpression of astrocyte-elevated gene-1 is closely correlated with poor prognosis in human non-small cell lung cancer and mediates its metastasis through up-regulation of matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression. Human pathology. 2011;43(7): 1051-60. PMID: 22204714
  • Yuan H, Wang Z, Li L, Zhang H, Modi H, Horne D, Bhatia R, Chen W. Activation of stress response gene SIRT1 by BCR-ABL promotes leukemogenesis. Blood. 2011;119(8): 1904-14. PMID: 22207735 | PMCID: PMC3293644