Chin-Hsien (Emily) Tai

Chin-Hsien (Emily) Tai

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Emily’s research focuses on protein structure comparison, structure modeling, and Next Generation Sequencing Analysis.  Her excellent analytic skills have contributed to a wide range of studies from prokaryotes genetics, preclinical animal models to patient clinical trials data analysis and antigen-antibody complex modeling.

Areas of Expertise

Computational Biology And Bioinformatics
NGS Data Analysis
Protein Structure Modeling


Selected Key Publications

A fluorescence-based genetic screen reveals diverse mechanisms silencing small RNA signaling in E. coli

Jiandong Chen, Leann To, Francois de Mets, Xing Luo, Nadim Majdalani , Chin-Hsien Tai, Susan Gottesman
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A .. 118/27: e2106964118, 2021.
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Overexpression of the Bacteriophage T4 motB Gene Alters H-NS Dependent Repression of Specific Host DNA

Jennifer Patterson-West, Chin-Hsien Tai , Bokyung Son, Meng-Lun Hsieh, James R Iben, Deborah M Hinton
Viruses. 13/1: 84, 2021.
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[ Journal Article ]

Multiple proteases are involved in mesothelin shedding by cancer cells.

Liu X, Chan A, Tai CH, Andresson T, Pastan I.
Commun Biol.. 3/1: 728, 2020.
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[ Journal Article ]

Assessment of template-free modeling in CASP10 and ROLL

Tai CH, Bai H, Taylor TJ, Lee B.
Proteins. 82 Suppl 2: 57-83, 2014. [ Journal Article ]