CUMC
Department of Radiation Oncology

Faculty

Simon K. Cheng, M.D., Ph.D.

Simon K. Cheng, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Areas of Expertise:
Lung cancers
GammaKnife

Credentials:

TYPE INSTITUTION
Medical School   New York University School of Medicine, NYC
Internship   St. Mary’s Medical Center, San Francisco, CA
Residency   New York University School of Medicine, NYC

Primary Practice Location:

New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center (NYP-CUMC)
Department of Radiation Oncology
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5050
Fax: (212) 305-5935

Recent Publications:

Ma WJ, Cheng S, Campbell C, Wright A, Furneaux H (1996) Cloning and characterization of HuR, a ubiquitously expressed Elav-like protein. J Biol Chem 271:8144

Chung S, Licong J, Cheng S, Furneaux H (1996) Purification and properties of HuD, a Neuronal RNA-binding protein. J Biol Chem 271:11518-11524.

Gritsman K, Zhang J, Cheng S, Heckscher E, Talbot WS, Schier AF. (1999) The EGF-CFC protein One-eyed pinhead is essential for Nodal signaling. Cell 97: 121–132.

Cheng SK, Olale F, Bennett JT, Brivanlou AH, Schier AF (2003) EGF-CFC proteins are essential coreceptors for the TGFß signals Vg1 and GDF1. Gen Dev 17: 31-36.

Cheng SK, Olale F, Brivanlou AH, Schier AF (2004) Lefty blocks a subset of TGFß signals by antagonizing EGF-CFC coreceptors. PLoS Biology 2: 215-226.

Bennett JT, Joubin K, Cheng S, Aanstad P, Herwig R, Clark M, Lehrach H, Schier AF (2007) Nodal signaling activates differentiation genes during zebrafish gastrulation. Dev Bio 304: 525-540.

 

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