Dr Yaowu He

Honorary Research Fellow

Mater Research Institute-UQ
Faculty of Medicine



  • PhD (Environmental Chemistry)
  • BSc (Environmental Science)


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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Cuda, T., Hooper, J., Puttick, S., He, Y., Kryza, T. and Khan, T. (2019). "Theranostics": radioimmunodetection and radioimmunotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer. Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (ANZSNM) 49th ASM, Adelaide, Australia, 26-28 April 2019. Richmond, VIC, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia.

  • Alharbi, Mona G., Lai, Andrew, Zuniga, Felipe, Perrin, Lewis, He, Yaowu, Hooper, John D. and Salomon, Carlos (2019). Ovarian cancer cell invasiveness regulates their exosomes which induces oncogenic potential and cancer progression in vivo. 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Reproductive Investigation (SRI), Paris, France, March 12-16, 2019. Thousand Oaks, CA, United States: Sage Publications. doi: 10.1177/1933719119834079

  • Millard, Susan, Wu, Andy, Kaur, Simran, He, Yaowu, Batoon, Lena, Hooper, John and Pettit, Allison (2018). Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor impacts on osteomacs and bone marrow macrophages - implications for prostate cancer osteoblastic lesion formation. Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Montréal, Quebéc, Canada, Sep 28-Oct 01, 2018. Hoboken, NJ, United States: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.3621

  • Sheng, Yong H., He, Yaowu, Hasnain, Sumaira Z., Wang, Ran, Tong, Hui, Clarke, Daniel T., Lourie, Rohan, Oancea, Lulia, Wong, Kuanyau, Lumley, John W., Florin, Timothy H., Sutton, Philip, Hooper, John. D., Mcmillan, Nigel A. and Mcguckin, Michael A. (2016). MUC13 protects colorectal cancer cells from death by activating the NF-Kb pathway and is a potential therapeutic target. AACR 107th Annual Meeting on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, New Orleans, Los Angeles, 16-20 April 2016 . Philadelphia, PA, United States: American Association for Cancer Research. doi: 10.1158/1538-7445.AM2016-3564

  • Ji, Pengxiang, Genovesi, Laura, He, Yaowu, Hooper, John and Wainwright, Brandon (2016). Targeting Apoptosis as a Novel Therapy for Myc-Driven Medulloblastoma. 17th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO), Liverpool England, 12-15 June 2016. United States: Oxford University Press.

  • Kemp, M. C., Pummer, J., He, Y., Hooper, J., Reuter, B., Borgovan, T., Zhang, X., Sullivan, R., Maresh, G., Green, H., Del Valle, L., Margolin, D. and Li, L. (2016). The role of cancer stem cells in colorectal cancer metastasis. Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR), New Orleans, LA, United States, Feb 18-20, 2016. London, United Kingdom: BMJ Group. doi: 10.1136/jim-2015-000035.415

  • Adams, Mark N., Harrington, Brittney S., He, Yaowu, Davies, Claire M., Wallace, Sarah J., Chetty, Naven P., Crandon, Alexander J., Oliveira, Niara B., Shannon, Catherine M., Coward, Jermaine I., Lumley, John W., Perrin, Lewis C., Armes, Jane E. and Hooper, John D. (2015). EGF-induced recycling of the cancer promoting protein CDCP1. 15th International Biennial Congress of the Metastasis Research Society, Heidelberg, Germany, June 28th–July 1st, 2014. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer Netherlands. doi: 10.1007/s10585-015-9708-3

  • Hooper, J., He, Y., Wu, A., Harrington, B., Davies, C., Wallace, S., Gilks, B., Perrin, L. and Armes, J. (2014). A New Marker of Poor Outcome and Potential Therapeutic Target in Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma. 15th Biennial Meeting of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society, Melbourne, VIC Australia, 8-11 November 2014. London, United Kingdom: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. doi: 10.1097/01.IGC.0000457075.08973.89

  • Harrington, B., Davies, C. M., Wallace, S. J., He, Y., Armes, J. E., Perrin, L. C. and Hooper, J. D. (2014). Targeting the cell surface protein Cdcp1 in a model of advanced ovarian cancer. London, United Kingdom: B M J Group.

  • He, Y., Epis, M. R., Rothnagel, J. A., Leedman, P. J. and Smith, R. W. (2006). The downstream targets of hnRNP A2 proteins in squamous cell carcinoma cells. ComBio 2006, Brisbane, Australia, 25-28 Sept, 2006. Kent Town, S.A., Australia: Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

  • He, Y., Epis, M. R., Rothnagel, J. A., Leedman, P. J. and Smith, R. W. (2006). hnRNPs A2/B1: A different splice for a different life?. ComBio 2006, Brisbane, Australia, 25-28 Sept, 2006. Kent Town, S.A., Australia: Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

  • He, Y. and Smith, R. W. (2003). Cell cycle-dependence of expression of the hnRNP A2/B1 proteins and their roles in carcinogenesis. ComBio 2003, Sydney, 28 Sept - 2 Oct, 2003.

  • Sun, Tieheng, He, Yaowu, Ou, Ziqing, Li, Peijun, Chang, Shijun, Qi, Bing, Ma, Xuejun, Qi, Enshan, Zhang, Hairong, Ren, Liping and Yang, Guifeng (1998). Treatment of domestic wastewater by an underground capillary seepage system. International Conference on Ecological Engineering (ICEE 96), Beijing, Peoples Republic of China, 7-11 October 1996. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/s0925-8574(98)00027-5

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