Guisheng Song, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Guisheng Song

Contact Info

Administrative Assistant Name
Alyssa Gagni

Administrative Phone
612-624-9684

Administrative Email
gagni006@umn.edu

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Faculty, PhD Program in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology and Genetics


PhD, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Summary

Our lab focuses on the molecular mechanisms of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and their immunotherapies.

  1. The underlying mechanism by which NAFLD progresses to HCC
  2. Roles of Kupffer cells in modulating the pathogenesis of NAFLD and HCC
  3. MicroRNA-based immunotherapy for the treatment of NAFLD and HCC
  4. Regulation of microRNA biogenesis in NAFLD and HCC.

Awards & Recognition

  • One of the groundbreaking basic science research presented at the 2021 AASLD Meeting 11/2021
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2020 AASLD Annual Meeting (Abstract 1, top 10%) 11/2021
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2020 AASLD Annual Meeting (Abstract 2, top 10%) 11/2020
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2019 AASLD Annual Meeting (top 10%) 11/2019
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2018 AASLD Annual Meeting (Abstract 1, top 10%) 11/2018
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2018 AASLD Annual Meeting (Abstract 2, top 10%) 11/2018
  • American Cancer Society Research Scholar Award 01/2017
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2016 AASLD Annual Meeting 11/2016
  • Presidential Poster Award, 2015 AASLD Annual Meeting 11/2015
  • NIH KL2 Research Scholar Award 09/2014
  • Gilead Sciences Research Scholar Award 01/2013
  • American Cancer Society Institutional Award 12/2013
  • Minnesota Medical Foundation Award 11/2012

Professional Associations

  • American Society of Cell Biology
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Lillehei Heart Institute
  • American Heart Association
  • Masonic Cancer Center
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • RNA Society
  • American Association for Cancer Research

Research

Publications