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Yiing Lin, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School

MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1997-2005

Graduate School

PhD, Genetics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 1997-2005

Post Doctoral Education

Intern, Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2005-2006

Resident, Surgery Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2006-2010

Fellow, Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2010 - 2012

Board Certifications

Board certified by the American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

Kidney transplantation
Liver transplantation

Research Interests

Use of computational methods to investigate the genetics of gastrointestinal malignancies. Tumor genetics of hepatocellular carcinoma. Hereditary colorectal cancer.

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite C , 8th Floor
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 747-1393

Selected Publications

Lin Y, Lin S, Watson M, Trinkaus KM, Kuo S, Naughton MJ, Weilbaecher K, Fleming TP, Aft RL. A gene expression signature that predicts the therapeutic response of the basal-like breast cancer to neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2010;123:691-9.

Lin Y, Goedegebuure PS, Tan MC, Gross J, Malone JP, Feng S, Larson J, Phommaly C, Trinkaus K, Townsend RR, Linehan DC. Proteins associated with disease and clinical course in pancreas cancer: a proteomic analysis of plasma in surgical patients. Journal of Proteome Research. 2006; 5:2169-76.

Lin Y, Stormo G, Taghert PH. The neuropeptide PDF coordinates pacemaker interactions in the Drosophila circadian system. Journal of Neuroscience. 2004;24:7951-7.

Lin Y, Han M, Shimada B, Wang L, Gibler TM, Amarakone A, Awad TA, Stormo GD, Van Gelder RN, Taghert PH. Influence of the period-dependent circadian clock on diurnal, circadian, and aperiodic gene expression in Drosophila melanogaster. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2002;99:9562-7.

Chapters

Taghert PH, Lin Y. Tick-talk: the cellular and molecular biology of Drosophila circadian rhythms. In: Gilbert LI, Iatrou K, Gill SS (editors). Comprehensive Molecular Insect Science Amsterdam. Elsevier; 2005:357-395.

Lin Y, Chapman WC. Towards more effective liver allocation criteria for hepatocellular carcinoma: tumor response to locoregional therapy. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2011 Epub ahead of print.