School of Biomedical Sciences
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香港中文大學

MiuKKAdjunct Assistant Professor

B.Sc., Ph.D.

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  1. Stem cell and epigenetic reprogramming.
  2. microRNA regulation of diabetes.
  3. Liver development and differentiation.
  4. Cancer therapeutics.

Journal Articles

  1. Wang, Z.T.#, Miu, K.K.#, Zhang, X.Y., Wan, A.T.Y., Lu, G., Cheung, H.H., Lee, H.M., Kong, A.P.S., Chan, J.C.N., Chan, W.Y. (2020). Hepatic miR-192-3p re-activation alleviates steatosis by targeting glucocorticoid receptor. Journal of Hepatology Reports, In Press.
  2. Jia, H.H., Li, R., Miu, K.K., Tang, S.J., Chen, W., Yang, G.Z., Li, Y.Y., Li, Q.N., Chen, J., Lu, L. (2020). Inhibited maternal bone resorption suppress fetal rat bone development during pregnancy. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 8:83.
  3. Li, L., Miu, K.K., Gu, S., Cheung, H.H., Chan, W.Y. (2018). Comparison of multi-lineage differentiation of hiPSCs reveals novel miRNAs that regulate lineage specification. Scientific Report, 8(1):9630.
  4. Yang, Y., Cheung, H.H., Tu, J., Miu, K.K., Chan, W.Y. (2016). New insights into the unfolded protein response in stem cells. Oncotarget, 7(33):54010-54027.
  5. Chu, Z., Miu, K.K., Lung, P., Zhang, S., Zhao, S., Chang, H.C., Lin, G., Li, Q. (2015). Rapid endosomal escape of prickly nanodiamonds: implications for gene delivery. Scientific Report, 5:11661.

Book Chapter

  1. Miu, K.K., Cao, D.D., Wang, Z.T., Hao, S.Y., Chan, W.Y. The construction of 3D cognitive networks through precise spatiotemporal specification. Chapter in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells-Novel Concepts, Advances in Stem Cell Biology (2020). Edited by Birbrair, A. Elsevier, In Press.
  2. Miu, K.K., Cao, D.D., Lu, G., Chan, W.Y. Genetics and genomics of early gonad development. Chapter 2 in Human Reproductive and Prenatal Genetics (2019). Edited by Leung, P.C.K. & Qiao, J. Academic Press.

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