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Molecular geneticist

Meng-Chao Yao, Chinese, American molecular geneticist. Recipient career development award National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1983; research grantee National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Society Cell Biology, Society Chinese Bioscientist in American, Society Protozoologists.

Background

Yao, Meng-Chao was born on March 21, 1949 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Da-Liang and Shing (Huang) Yao.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University Rochester, New York, 1975.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow department biology Yale University, New Haven, 1975-1978. Assistant professor Washington University, St. Louis, 1978-1984, associate professor, 1984-1986. Member division basic science Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, since 1986.

Director, distinguished research fellow Academia Sinica Institute Molecular Biology, Taipei, Taiwan, since 2004.

Membership

Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Society Cell Biology, Society Chinese Bioscientist in American, Society Protozoologists.

Connections

Married Ching-Ho Chang, November 8, 1974. 1 child, Kairu.

father:
Da-Liang Yao

mother:
Shing (Huang) Yao

spouse:
Ching-Ho Chang

child:
Kairu Yao