Lawrence Berkeley Labs
  • Research scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Research focus
  • Cancer biology
  • Breast Cancer
    Extracellular Matrix Signaling and Tissue Architecture


Doctoral degree, University of California, Berkeley, 2007

Lab information

Mina J. Bissell's lab


1. Fuzer AM, Lee SY, Mott JD, and Cominetti MR (2017). [10]-Gingerol Reverts Malignant Phenotype of Breast Cancer Cells in 3D Culture. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry, 118(9):2693-2699

2. Snijders AM, Lee SY, Hang B, Hao W, Bissell MJ, and Mao JH (2017). FAM83 family oncogenes are broadly involved in human cancers: an integrative multi-omics approach. Molecular Oncology, 11(2):167-179

3. Lee SY, Lee H, Kim ES, Park S, Lee J and Ahn B (2015). WRN translocation from nucleolus to nucleoplasm is regulated by SIRT1 and required for DNA repair and the development of chemoresistance. Mutation Research 774: 40-48.

4. Lee SY, Lee GR, Woo DH, Park NH, Cha HJ, Moon YH and Han IS (2013). Depletion of Aurora A leads to upregulation of FoxO1 to induce cell cycle arrest in hepatocellular carcinoma cells. Cell Cycle 12(1):67-75.

5. Lee SY*, Meier R*, Furuta S*, Lenburg ME, Kenny PA, Xu R and Bissell MJ (2012). FAM83A confers EGFR-TKI resistance in breast cancer cells and in mice. J Clin Invest. 122(9):3211-3220. *co-first authors