Chun-Ling Sun, PhD
Researcher, Mitochondria and Metabolism Center
Research Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Hypoxic biology and development of cytoprotective drugs against ischemia (hypoxia)/reperfusion injury
Honors and Awards
- Poster Award (Excellence in research), 2015, 8th Annual Academic Evening, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
- Poster Award, 2004, the 19th Joint Annual Conference of Biomedical Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan
- Research Funding Award, 2001, Liver Disease Prevention & Treatment Research Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan
- The 1996 GIBM Student Thesis Award, 1996, Institute of Basic Medical Science, Chang Gung University
- Sun C-L, Zhang H, Liu M, Wang W, Crowder CM (2017) A screen for protective drugs against delayed hypoxic injury. PLoS ONE 12(4): e0176061
- Sun, C.-L., Kim, E. and Crowder, C.M. Delayed innocent bystander cell death following hypoxia in Caenorhabditis elegans. Cell Death & Differentiation 21, 557–567, 2014.
- Scott, B., Sun, C.-L., Mao, X., Yu, C., Vohra, B.P.S., Milbrandt, J. and Crowder, C.M. Mechanisms of hypoxia protection by translation factor depletion. J. Experi. Bio., 216, 2283-2292, 2013.
- Darland-Ransom, M., Wang, X.*, Sun, C.-L.*, Mapes, J., Gengyo-Ando, K., Mitani, S., and Xue, D. Role of C. elegans TAT-1 protein in maintaining plasma membrane phosphatidylserine asymmetry. Science 320, 528-531, 2008. (*equal contribution)
- Wang, X.C., Wang, J., Gengyo-Ando, K., Gu, L.C., Sun, C.-L., Yang, C.L., Shi, Y., Kobayashi, T., Shi, Y.G., Mitani, S., Xie, X.S., and Xue, D. C. elegans mitochondrial factor WAH-1 promotes phosphatidylserine externalization in apoptotic cells through phospholipid scramblase SCRM-1. Nature Cell Biology 9: 541-549, 2007.
Laboratory: Crowder Lab