Ian Lian


Assistant Professor of Biology

Office: 205-4 Hayes Biology Building

Phone: 409-880-8259

Email: ian.lian@lamar.edu


2007 Ph.D. in Bioengineering. University of California, San Diego

2004 M.S. in Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego

1999 B.S. in Bioengineering & Engineering Physics, University of California, San Diego

Courses taught:

Anatomy and Physiology I (BIOL 2401)

Biomedical Technology Applications (BIOL 4401/5401)

Cell Biology/Histology (BIOL 4470/5475)

Graduate Seminar (BIOL 5110)

Research Interests:

Cancer research, Stem Cell Biology, Bioengineering and Medical technology applications

Selected Peer-Reviewed Research Publications:

CW Yao, D Sebastian, I Lian, Ö Günaydın-Şen, R Clarke, K Clayton, Chiou-Yun Chen, Krishna Kharel, Yanyu Chen, Qibo Li “Corrosion Resistance and Durability of Superhydrophobic Copper Surface in Corrosive NaCl Aqueous Solution” Coatings, 2018, 8 (2), 70

Wu TF, Chen YC, Wang WC, Kucknoor AS, Lin J, Lo YH and Lian I “Rapid Pathogen Detection in Water Samples on Mobile Electronics” Sensors, 2017, 17 (6), 1348

Zhang T, Wei T, Han Y, Ma H, Samieegohar M, Chen PW, Lian I and Lo YH “Protein–Ligand Interaction Detection with a Novel Method of Transient Induced Molecular Electronic Spectroscopy (TIMES): Experimental and Theoretical Studies**” ACS Cent. Sci., 2016, 2 (11), pp 834–842

Chiu YJ, Cai W, Shih YR, Lian I and Lo YH “A Single‐Cell Assay for Time Lapse Studies of Exosome Secretion and Cell Behaviors” SMALL, 2016, 12(27), 3658-3666

Dai J, Chiu YJ, Lian I, Wu TF, Yang K, Lo YH “A multi-channel clogging-resistant lab on a chip cell counter and analyzer” Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2016, 26 (2), 025007

Yen T, Zhang T, Chen PW, Ku TH, Chiu YJ, Lian I and Lo YH “Self-Assembled Pico-Liter Droplet Microarray for Ultrasensitive Nucleic Acid Quantification” ACS Nano, 2015, 9 (11), 10655-10663

Taniguchi K, Wu LW, Grivennikov SI, de Jong PR, Lian I, Yu FX, Wang K, Hardiman G, Raz E, Maehara Y, Yoshimura A, Zucman-Rossi J, Guan KL, Karin M “A gp130-Src-YAP Module Links Intestinal Inflammation to Epithelial Regeneration” Nature, 2015 519, 57–62. 

W Qiao, T Zhang , T Yen , TH Ku, J Song, I Lian and YH Lo. “Oil-Encapsulated Nanodroplet Array for Bio-molecular Detection”. Ann Biomed Eng. 2014 Sep;42(9): 1932-41

FX Yu , B Zhao, N Panupinthu, JL Jewell, I Lian, LH Wang, J Zhao, H Yuan, K Tumaneng, GB Mills and KL Guan. “Regulation of the Hippo-YAP pathway by G-protein coupled receptor signaling”. Cell 2012 Aug 17, 150(3): 780-791

I Lian, JM Kim, H Okazawa, J Zhao, B Zhao, J Yu, A Chinnaiyan, M Israel, L Goldstein, R Abujarour, S Ding and KL Guan. “The role of YAP transcription co-activator in regulating stem cells self-renewal and differentiation”. Gene & Dev. 2010 June 1, 24: 1106-1118.

W Yao, I Lian, J Nathanson and LA Sung. “Mouse Erythrocyte Tropomodulin in the Brain Reported by lacZ Knocked-in Downstream from the E1 Promoter”. Gene Expression Patterns. 2007 Dec;8(1):36-46.

Wu CC, Li YS, Haga JH, Wang N, Lian IY, Su FC, Usami S, Chien S. Roles of MAP kinases in the regulation of bone matrix gene expressions in human osteoblasts by oscillatory fluid flow. J Cell Biochem. 2006 Jun 1;98(3):632-41.

S Heydarkhan-Hagvall, S Chien, S Nelander, YC Li, S Yuan, J Lao, JH Haga, I Lian, P Nguyen, B Risberg and YS Li: “DNA Microarray Study on Gene Expression Profiles in Co-cultured Endothelial and Smooth Muscle cells in Response to 4- and 24-hour Shear Stress”. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, 2006 281:1-15.

KM Lin, B Lin, I Lian, R Mestril, and WH. Dillmann: “Combined and individual mitochondrial HSP60 and HSP10 expression in cardiac myocytes protects mitochondrial function and prevents apoptotic cell deaths induced by simulated ischemia-reoxygenation”. Circulation 103: 2001 1787-1792