Siu Sylvia Lee
Molecular genetics; genomics; Caenorhabditis elegans; aging; longevity; transcription factors; chromatin regulation
Current Research Interest
Molecular genetic and genomic dissections of aging and age-dependent degenerations; roles of major transcriptional and chromatin regulators; germline stem cells; and mitochondrial signaling in longevity and neurodegeneration of Caenorhabditis elegans
The Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar in Aging
The Ellison Medical Foundation Senior Scholar in Aging
Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Award for Research in Biological Mechanisms of Aging
Pu, Mintie, Minghui Wang, Wenke Wang, Satheeja Santhi Velayudhan, and Siu Sylvia Lee. “Unique Patterns of Trimethylation of Histone H3 Lysine 4 are Prone to Changes during Aging in Caenorhabditis elegans Somatic Cells.” PLOS Genetics 14, no. 6 (2018): e1007466.
Wang, Wenke, Amaresh Chaturbedi, Minghui Wang, Serim An, Satheeja Santhi Velayudhan, and Siu Sylvia Lee. “SET-9 and SET-26 re H3K4me3 Readers and Play Critical Roles in Germline Development and Longevity.” eLife 7 (2018): e34970.