Chao Sun

Chao Sun

Chao Sun

Advisor: Chen Gu

sun.2115@osu.edu

175 Rightmire Hall
1060 Carmack Rd.
Columbus, OH 43210

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Areas of Expertise

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Neurobiology

I'm currently exploring how potassium channels affect diseases in the central nervous system. We are using mice models of multiple sclerosis and traumatic brain injury. By combining immunostaining, drug treatment tests and electrophysiology, we will uncover how potassium channels play a role in the disease progression and outcome.

Publications:
Cheng, S., Sun, C., Lao, W., & Kang, H. (2019). Association of VAMP8 rs1010 Polymorphism with Host Susceptibility to Pulmonary Tuberculosis in a Chinese Han Population. Genetic Testing and Molecular Biomarkers, 23(5), 299–303. doi:10.1089/gtmb.2018.0265

Leadership and  Professional Experience:
2016-2017      Clinical Lab Technician, The First Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang

Awards and Honors:

2017     First place presentation, Annual Undergraduate Symposium of Basic Medicine, China Medical University

2017     Outstanding Thesis Award, China Medical University

 

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