Yin Sun, Ph.D.

Yin Sun, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 647
Rochester, NY 14642


The biographical information for Yin Sun, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Postdoctoral Fellowship | Robert Steel Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Research 1995 - 1998
Predoctoral Fellowship | China and USA Mol. Bio and Biochem. Exam. and Application 1987

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 17 available »

2013 May
Huang J, Wang JK, Sun Y. "Molecular pathology of prostate cancer revealed by next-generation sequencing: opportunities for genome-based personalized therapy." Current opinion in urology. 2013 May; 23(3):189-93.
2013 May
Li Z, Chen CJ, Wang JK, Hsia E, Li W, Squires J, Sun Y, Huang J. "Neuroendocrine differentiation of prostate cancer." Asian journal of andrology. 2013 May; 15(3):328-32. Epub 2013 Mar 18.
2012 Oct
Liu N, Tai S, Ding B, Thor RK, Bhuta S, Sun Y, Huang J. "Arsenic trioxide synergizes with everolimus (Rad001) to induce cytotoxicity of ovarian cancer cells through increased autophagy and apoptosis." Endocrine-related cancer. 2012 Oct; 19(5):711-23. Epub 2012 Sep 21.
2012 Jun
Chen H, Sun Y, Wu C, Magyar C, Li X, Cheng L, Yao JL, Shen S, Osunkoya AO, Liang C, Huang J. "Pathogenesis of prostatic small cell carcinoma involves the inactivation of the P53 pathway." Endocrine-related cancer. 2012 Jun; 19(3):321-31. Epub 2012 May 24.
2012 Apr 27
Ding B, Sun Y, Huang J. "Overexpression of SKI oncoprotein leads to p53 degradation through regulation of MDM2 protein sumoylation." The Journal of biological chemistry. 2012 Apr 27; 287(18):14621-30. Epub 2012 Mar 12.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor - Department of Radiation Oncology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Biochemistry | Univ of Cal Los Angeles1993
BS | Physiology, All Other | China - Non-Medical School1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Robert Steel Foundation for Pediatric Cancer Research Whithead Institute for Biomedical Research postdoctoral fellowship 1998
Whitehead Institute, Laboratory of Dr. Robert A. Weinberg 2000
Chinese government CUSBE Fellowship (China and United States Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Exchange) University of California Los Angeles 1988