Kebin Liu


Kebin Liu


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Graduate School


Ph.D in molecular biology from the University of Oklahoma. Postodoctoral training in NIH. Faculty in MCG since November 1, 2005. Principle Investigator in Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.

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  • Ph.D., Microbiology, General University of Oklahoma - Norma, 1996

  • Ph.D., Plant Physiology Zhejiang University, 1988

  • MS, Plant Physiology Zhejiang University, 1986

  • BS, Botany/Plant Biology Central China Agricultural Uni, 1983

Awards & Honors

  • Basic Science Research Distinguished Faculty Award Medical College of Georgia, 2019

  • Distinguished Faculty Award Medical College of Georgia, 2014

  • Young Basic Science Faculty Award Medical College of Georgia, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BCMB 9210

    Investigation of Problem
  • MDPH 5098

    MDPHD Transition Research
  • BCMB 9300

  • BCMB 8201

    Cur Topics & Tech in MB
  • BIOM 8060

    Intro to Research II
  • BCMB 9010

    Seminar in BMB
  • BIOM 8021

    Biochem & Gene Regulation
  • BCMB 8340

    Elements of Scientific Pres
  • BIOM 8050

    Intro to Research I

Teaching Interests

Molecular Biology Epigenetics Cancer Immunobiology


Selected Recent Publications

  • The co-chaperone UNC45A is essential for the expression of mitotic kinase NEK7 and tumorigenesis., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • SUV39H1 Represses the Expression of Cytotoxic T-Lymphocyte Effector Genes to Promote Colon Tumor Immune Evasion., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Loss of Fas Expression and Function Is Coupled with Colon Cancer Resistance to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Immunotherapy., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Indispensable role of the Ubiquitin-fold modifier 1-specific E3 ligase in maintaining intestinal homeostasis and controlling gut inflammation., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells Produce IL-10 to Elicit DNMT3b-Dependent IRF8 Silencing to Promote Colitis-Associated Colon Tumorigenesis., 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Epigenetics Cancer Immunobiology

College Service

  • VA IBC Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Meeting

Public Service

  • NIH 2016 - Present

    Role: Reviewer