Suh-Hang Juo


Suh-Hang Juo received MD degree and clinical neurology training in Taiwan. Then he devoted himself to research and received a master degree in cardiovascular epidemiology at Harvard University, PhD in genetic epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University, and post-doc training at the Rockefeller University and NIH.
He has been a faculty member at the Columbia University Genome Centerin New York City, and Kaohsiung Medical University in Kaohsiung Taiwan. Now he works at the China Medical University in Taichung Taiwan.
His current research focuses on (1) the progression of atherosclerosis based on a longitudinal cohort, (2) neurovascucular cross talk, (3) microRNAs in atherosclerosis and (4) neural stem cells.

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