Zhipin Liang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor-Research

Department of Genetics
School of Medicine
LSU Health Sciences Center
Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center
1700 Tulane Ave 942B
New Orleans, LA 70112
Tel: 504-210-3463
Email: zlian1@lsuhsc.edu


Ph.D., Nankai University, China (2014)


Dr. Zhipin Liang is an Assistant Professor-Research in the Department of Genetics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. Dr. Liang received his Ph.D. degree from Nankai University in 2014. Dr. Liang's research interests are in cancer prevention and cancer immunotherapy.

Research Interests

  • The roles of microRNAs in cancer prevention.
  • Sulindac and breast cancer immunotherapy.

Selected Publications

  • Zhipin Liang, Zhiqiang Qin, Adam Riker, Yaguang Xi. CRISPR/Cas9 ablating viral microRNA promotes lytic reactivation of Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2020, 533(4):1400-1405.
  • Chang Liu, Zhipin Liang, Xiaohong Kong. Efficacy Analysis of Combinatorial siRNAs against HIV Derived from One Double Hairpin RNA Precursor. Frontiers in Microbiology, 2017, 8: 1651.
  • Zhipin Liang, Yaguang Xi. MicroRNAs mediate therapeutic and preventive effects of natural agents in breast cancer. Chin J Nat Med. 2016, 14(12):881-887.
  • Zhipin Liang, Bin Liu, Xuechao Zhao, Chang Liu, Xiaohong Kong. A method to mathematically determine transduction efficiency of lentivirus in HeLa cells. Gene Ther Mol Biol, 2013, 15: 138-146.
  • Zhipin Liang, Zhiyuan Guo, Xin Wang, Xiaohong Kong, Chang Liu. Two retroviruses packaged in one cell line can combined inhibit the replication of HIV-1 in TZM-bl cells. Virologica Sinica, 2012, 27 (6): 339-344.
  • Qing Yuan, Chang Liu, Zhipin Liang, Xueqing Chen, Danhong Diao, Xiaohong Kong. The comparison of genetic variation in the envelope protein between various immunodeficiency viruses and equine infectious anemia virus. Virologica Sinica, 2012, 27 (4): 241-247.

Additional Info

Membership in Professional Organizations:
2015-present American Association for Cancer Research (Associate Member)