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Liu, Alvin Y. (Ph.D.)

PI, University of Washington, 206-221-0603

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Fax: 206-543-2275
EDRN Associate Member

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Open Protocols

Protocol Name Biomarkers Datasets
Biomarkers for Prostate and Bladder Cancer 4 4
Clinical Utility of Urinary CD90 as a Biomarker for Prostate Cancer Detection 1 1

Closed Protocols

Protocol Name Biomarkers Datasets
Early Detection of Cancer by Affinity Mass Spectrometry-Set Aside funds 0 0


Publication Name PubMed ID Journal
Differential expression of anterior gradient gene AGR2 in prostate cancer. 21144054 BMC Cancer
CD90/THY1 is overexpressed in prostate cancer-associated fibroblasts and could serve as a cancer biomarker. 20562849 Mod. Pathol.
Gene expression down-regulation in CD90+ prostate tumor-associated stromal cells involves potential organ-specific genes. 19737398 BMC Cancer
Gene expression relationship between prostate cancer cells of Gleason 3, 4 and normal epithelial cells as revealed by cell type-specific transcriptomes. 20021671 BMC Cancer
The urologic epithelial stem cell database (UESC) - a web tool for cell type-specific gene expression and immunohistochemistry images of the prostate and bladder. 18072977 BMC Urol
Molecular and cellular characterization of ABCG2 in the prostate. 17425799 BMC Urol
Minimum information specification for in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry experiments (MISFISHIE). 18327244 Nat. Biotechnol.
Differential expression of CD10 in prostate cancer and its clinical implication. 17335564 BMC Urol
Mass spectrometric detection of tissue proteins in plasma. 17030953 Mol. Cell Proteomics
HSP27 and HSP70 interact with CD10 in C4-2 prostate cancer cells. 17342744 Prostate
Embryonal carcinoma cell induction of miRNA and mRNA changes in co-cultured prostate stromal fibromuscular cells. 20945389 J. Cell. Physiol.
Lineage relationship of prostate cancer cell types based on gene expression. 21605402 BMC Med Genomics
Differential Inductive Signaling of CD90 Prostate Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts Compared to Normal Tissue Stromal Mesenchyme Cells. 21505567 Cancer Microenviron

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Announcement 10/23/2017

Three new FOAs on the Human Tumor Atlas and associated with the Cancer Moonshot Initiative have been released. Please click here for more information.

10th Science Workshop
Thank you to everyone who made the 32nd EDRN Steering Committee meeting a success. The next event is the 10th EDRN Scientific Workshop from March 6-8, 2018 in Bethesda, MD. Click to view the flyer; click to visit the registration page.
EDRN Founder Honored

Dr. Sudhir Srivastava was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the American Pancreatic Association at the group's annual meeting this year, for his outstanding commitment to pancreatology.