Hsinyu Lee, PhD

Center for Biotechnology, National Taiwan University, Taipei

Dr. Hsinyu Lee received his doctoral degree from UCSF. His research is focused on exploring the physiological functions of lysophospholipids, including LPA and S1P. From the efforts of his group, they have successfully demonstrated the roles of LPA1 and LPA3 receptors during lymphangiogenesis and hematopoiesis processes. Dr. Lee is also investigating the roles of lysophospholipids during tumorigenesis process in different cancer, including gastric cancer, prostate cancer and neuroblastoma. He is currently the Director for Center for Biotechnology and also the Director for Professional Master Program for Biotechnology Major (PMBM) of National Taiwan University.