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Molecular biologist

Jyy-Jih Nancy Tsai, Chinese molecular biologist. Achievements include cloning of E coli micA gene and showed its gene product function in the DNA mismatch repair. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association for Cancer Research.

Background

Tsai, Jyy-Jih Nancy was born on September 28, 1961 in Taipei, Taiwan. Daughter of Liu Hsiao and Chu-Chang Tsai.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1984. Master of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1993.

Career

Graduate research assistant University Maryland, Baltimore, 1986-1993, postdoctoral fellow, 1993-1995, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1996-1998, assistant research fellow, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include cloning of E coli micA gene and showed its gene product function in the DNA mismatch repair.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association for Cancer Research.

Connections

Married Chung-Hsiun Herbert Wu, June 10, 1986. Children: Tiffany E. Wu, Evelyn E. Wu.

father:
Liu Hsiao

mother:
Chu-Chang Tsai

spouse:
Chung-Hsiun Herbert Wu

child:
Tiffany E. Wu Tsai

child:
Evelyn E. Wu Tsai