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Charles C. Chu, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-6925

Fax: (585) 276-2576


Faculty Appointments


BA | University of Chicago

PhD | University of California -- Berkeley


Journal Articles

Xochelli A, Baliakas P, Kavakiotis I, Agathangelidis A, Sutton LA, Minga E, Ntoufa S, Tausch E, Yan XJ, Shanafelt TD, Plevova K, Boudjogra M, Rossi D, Davis Z, Navarro A, Sandberg Y, Vojdeman FJ, Scarfò L, Stavroyianni N, Sudarikov A, Veronese S, Tzenou T, Karan Djurasevic T, Catherwood MA, Kienle D, Chatzouli M, Facco M, Bahlo J, Pott C, Pedersen LB, Mansouri L, Smedby KE, Chu CC, Giudicelli V, Lefranc MP, Panagiotidis P, Juliusson G, Anagnostopoulos A, Vlahavas I, Antic D, Trentin L, Montillo M, Niemann CU, Dohner H, Langerak AW, Pospisilova S, Hallek M, Campo E, Chiorazzi N, Maglaveras N, Oscier D, Gaidano G, Jelinek DF, Stilgenbauer S, Chouvarda I, Darzentas N, Belessi C, Davi F, Hadzidimitriou A, Rosenquist R, Ghia P, Stamatopoulos K. "Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia with Mutated IGHV4-34 Receptors: Shared and Distinct Immunogenetic Features and Clinical Outcomes." Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.. 2017 Sep 1; 23(17):5292-5301. Epub 2017 May 23.

Catera R, Liu Y, Gao C, Yan XJ, Magli A, Allen SL, Kolitz JE, Rai KR, Chu CC, Feizi T, Stamatopoulos K, Chiorazzi N. "Binding of CLL subset 4 B-cell receptor immunoglobulins to viable human memory B lymphocytes requires a distinctive IGKV somatic mutation." Molecular medicine.. 2017 Jan 12; 23Epub 2017 Jan 12.

Yuan C, Chu CC, Yan XJ, Bagnara D, Chiorazzi N, MacCarthy T. "The Number of Overlapping AID Hotspots in Germline IGHV Genes Is Inversely Correlated with Mutation Frequency in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia." PloS one. 2017 12(1):e0167602. Epub 2017 Jan 26.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Detection of de novo IGHV mutations by ultra-deep sequencing from in vitro activated B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells: Evidence for activation-induced deaminase function
Book Title: 15th International Congress of Immunology
Author List: Chu, C.C.; Patten, P.E.M.; MacCarthy, T.; Yan, X.-J.; Kolitz, J.E.; Allen, S.L.; Barrientos, J.C.; Rai, K.R; Chiorazzi,N.;
Published By: Medimond S.r.l., Monduzzi Editore2014 in Bologna, Italy

Chapter Title: B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia/lymphoma
Book Title: Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas: Advanced Diagnostics and Personalized Therapies
Author List: Patten, P.E.M.; Chu, C.C.; Chiorazzi, N.;
Edited By: Carbone, A.; Younes, A.;
Published By: Future Medicine Ltd2013 in London, UK

Chapter Title: Plasma from a B-cell chronic lymphocytic patient with polycythemia vera contains viral and bacterial DNA
Book Title: 13th International Congress of Immunology
Author List: Chu, C.C.; Zhang, L.; Teichberg, S.; Allen, S.L.; Rai, K.R.; Chiorazzi, N.;
Edited By: Kalil, J.; Cunha-Neto, E.; Rizzo, L.V.;
Published By: Medimond S.r.l., Monduzzi Editore2007 in Bologna, Italy