Dr. Taekyu Ha, LCO Research Fellow

Taekyu Ha, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Dr. Ha’s research interests include colon cancer, gene therapy, the “Integrated Stress Response” and epigenetics. His studies focus on colon cancer treatment using inducible shRNAs targeting EphrinB2 and understanding epigenetic regulated development of cancer resistance to gene therapy. Dr. Ha has a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Korea University (Seoul, South Korea).

Areas of Expertise

Colon Cancer
Gene Therapy
Gene Cloning
Inducible ShRNAs
Epigenetic Regulation