Shu-Bing Qian

Associate Professor
Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Contact Information

301 Biotechnology Building
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 254-3397

Shu-Bing Qian

Associate Professor
Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Ecology/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise
Gene regulation; translation; RNA modification; stress response; nutrient signaling

Current Research Interest
Translational control in stress response; ribosome dynamics and start codon recognition; mRNA methylation; protein quality and quantity control; mTOR signaling and regulation

Distinction
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar
National Institutes of Health Director’s New Innovator Award
Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar Award

Selected Publications
Zhou, Jun, Ji Wan, Xiangwei Gao, Xingqian Zhang, Samie R. Jaffrey, and Shu-Bing Qian. “Dynamic m6A mRNA Methylation Directs Translational Control of Heat Shock Response.” Nature 526 (2015): 591-594.

Gao, Xiangwei, Ji Wan, Botao Liu, Ming Ma, Ben Shen, and Shu-Bing Qian. “Quantitative Profiling of Initiating Ribosomes in Vivo.” Nature Methods 12, no. 2 (2015): 147-153.

Cornell Research Website Article
Making Protein—Processes and Disease