Chuan He

Research Summary
Chuan He is the John T. Wilson Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Chicago.He received his B.S. (1994) from the University of Science and Technology of China. He received his Ph. D. degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in chemistry in 2000. After being trained as a Damon-Runyon postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University from 2000-2002, he joined the University of Chicago as an Assistant Professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2008, Professor in 2010 and John T. Wilson Distinguished Service Professor in 2014. He is also a member of the Cancer Research Center at the University of Chicago. His research spans a broad range of chemical biology, RNA biology, epigenetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, and genomics. His recent research concerns reversible RNA and DNA methylation in biological regulation. His research group discovered the first RNA demethylase and showed that reversible RNA methylation significantly affects gene expression regulation.
RNA modification, DNA methylation, Epigenetics, Chemical biology
  • University of Sci. & Tech. China, Hefei/China, B.S. Chemistry 1994
  • MIT, Cambridge, Ph.D. Chemistry 2000
  • Harvard, Cambridge, Postdoc Chemical Biology 2002
Awards & Honors
  • 2013 - HHMI Investigator
  • 2017 - Paul Marks Prize in Cancer Research
  • 2019 - ACS Chemical Biology Lectureship
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  2. Mammalian DNA N6-methyladenosine: Challenges and new insights. Mol Cell. 2023 02 02; 83(3):343-351. View in: PubMed

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  4. The mechanism underlying redundant functions of the YTHDF proteins. Genome Biol. 2023 01 24; 24(1):17. View in: PubMed

  5. Transcriptome-wide profiling and quantification of N6-methyladenosine by enzyme-assisted adenosine deamination. Nat Biotechnol. 2023 Jan 02. View in: PubMed

  6. BID-seq: The Quantitative and Base-Resolution Sequencing Method for RNA Pseudouridine. ACS Chem Biol. 2023 01 20; 18(1):4-6. View in: PubMed

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  8. spKAS-seq reveals R-loop dynamics using low-input materials by detecting single-stranded DNA with strand specificity. Sci Adv. 2022 12 02; 8(48):eabq2166. View in: PubMed

  9. m6A-SAC-seq for quantitative whole transcriptome m6A profiling. Nat Protoc. 2023 02; 18(2):626-657. View in: PubMed

  10. m7G-quant-seq: Quantitative Detection of RNA Internal N7-Methylguanosine. ACS Chem Biol. 2022 Nov 18. View in: PubMed

  11. Quantitative sequencing using BID-seq uncovers abundant pseudouridines in mammalian mRNA at base resolution. Nat Biotechnol. 2023 03; 41(3):344-354. View in: PubMed

  12. Detection of m6A RNA modifications at single-nucleotide resolution using m6A-selective allyl chemical labeling and sequencing. STAR Protoc. 2022 Sep 14; 3(4):101677. View in: PubMed

  13. Genome-wide profiling of 5-hydroxymethylcytosines in circulating cell-free DNA reveals population-specific pathways in the development of multiple myeloma. J Hematol Oncol. 2022 08 16; 15(1):106. View in: PubMed

  14. N6-adenomethylation of GsdmC is essential for Lgr5+ stem cell survival to maintain normal colonic epithelial morphogenesis. Dev Cell. 2022 08 22; 57(16):1976-1994.e8. View in: PubMed

  15. Development of Mild Chemical Catalysis Conditions for m1A-to-m6A Rearrangement on RNA. ACS Chem Biol. 2022 06 17; 17(6):1334-1342. View in: PubMed

  16. FTO mediates LINE1 m6A demethylation and chromatin regulation in mESCs and mouse development. Science. 2022 05 27; 376(6596):968-973. View in: PubMed

  17. m6A RNA modifications are measured at single-base resolution across the mammalian transcriptome. Nat Biotechnol. 2022 08; 40(8):1210-1219. View in: PubMed

  18. Utility of Perioperative Measurement of Cell-Free DNA and Circulating Tumor DNA in Informing the Prognosis of GI Cancers: A Systematic Review. JCO Precis Oncol. 2022 02; 6:e2100337. View in: PubMed

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  20. The METTL5-TRMT112 N6-methyladenosine methyltransferase complex regulates mRNA translation via 18S rRNA methylation. J Biol Chem. 2022 03; 298(3):101590. View in: PubMed

  21. KAS-seq: genome-wide sequencing of single-stranded DNA by N3-kethoxal-assisted labeling. Nat Protoc. 2022 02; 17(2):402-420. View in: PubMed

  22. HRD1-mediated METTL14 degradation regulates m6A mRNA modification to suppress ER proteotoxic liver disease. Mol Cell. 2021 12 16; 81(24):5052-5065.e6. View in: PubMed

  23. METTL14 facilitates global genome repair and suppresses skin tumorigenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 08 31; 118(35). View in: PubMed

  24. N6-methyladenosine promotes induction of ADAR1-mediated A-to-I RNA editing to suppress aberrant antiviral innate immune responses. PLoS Biol. 2021 07; 19(7):e3001292. View in: PubMed

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  26. Transcriptome-Wide Detection of Internal N7-Methylguanosine. Methods Mol Biol. 2021; 2298:97-104. View in: PubMed

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  28. N6 -methyladenosine modification of lncRNA Pvt1 governs epidermal stemness. EMBO J. 2021 04 15; 40(8):e106276. View in: PubMed

  29. Chromatin and transcriptional regulation by reversible RNA methylation. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2021 06; 70:109-115. View in: PubMed

  30. Alterations of 5-hydroxymethylation in circulating cell-free DNA reflect molecular distinctions of subtypes of non-Hodgkin lymphoma. NPJ Genom Med. 2021 Feb 11; 6(1):11. View in: PubMed

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  36. LEAD-m6 A-seq for Locus-Specific Detection of N6 -Methyladenosine and Quantification of Differential Methylation. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2021 01 11; 60(2):873-880. View in: PubMed

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  38. A New Model of Spontaneous Colitis in Mice Induced by Deletion of an RNA m6A Methyltransferase Component METTL14 in T Cells. Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020; 10(4):747-761. View in: PubMed

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  45. N6-Deoxyadenosine Methylation in Mammalian Mitochondrial DNA. Mol Cell. 2020 05 07; 78(3):382-395.e8. View in: PubMed

  46. DNA 5-Methylcytosine-Specific Amplification and Sequencing. J Am Chem Soc. 2020 03 11; 142(10):4539-4543. View in: PubMed

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  49. m6A mRNA Methylation Is Essential for Oligodendrocyte Maturation and CNS Myelination. Neuron. 2020 01 22; 105(2):293-309.e5. View in: PubMed

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  65. Cytokine-Regulated Phosphorylation and Activation of TET2 by JAK2 in Hematopoiesis. Cancer Discov. 2019 06; 9(6):778-795. View in: PubMed

  66. Regulation of Gene Expression by N6-methyladenosine in Cancer. Trends Cell Biol. 2019 06; 29(6):487-499. View in: PubMed

  67. Inhibition of Copper Transport Induces Apoptosis in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells and Suppresses Tumor Angiogenesis. Mol Cancer Ther. 2019 05; 18(5):873-885. View in: PubMed

  68. Special Issue on Regulating the Central Dogma. Biochemistry. 2019 02 05; 58(5):295-296. View in: PubMed

  69. mRNA acetylation: a new addition to the epitranscriptome. Cell Res. 2019 02; 29(2):91-92. View in: PubMed

  70. Transcriptome-wide reprogramming of N6-methyladenosine modification by the mouse microbiome. Cell Res. 2019 02; 29(2):167-170. View in: PubMed

  71. High-Resolution Mapping of N 6-Methyladenosine Using m6A Crosslinking Immunoprecipitation Sequencing (m6A-CLIP-Seq). Methods Mol Biol. 2019; 1870:69-79. View in: PubMed

  72. Single base resolution mapping of 2'-O-methylation sites in human mRNA and in 3' terminal ends of small RNAs. Methods. 2019 03 01; 156:85-90. View in: PubMed

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  81. Author Correction: RNA cytosine methylation and methyltransferases mediate chromatin organization and 5-azacytidine response and resistance in leukaemia. Nat Commun. 2018 06 06; 9(1):2286. View in: PubMed

  82. RNA cytosine methylation and methyltransferases mediate chromatin organization and 5-azacytidine response and resistance in leukaemia. Nat Commun. 2018 03 21; 9(1):1163. View in: PubMed

  83. Wnt signaling pathway involvement in genotypic and phenotypic variations in Waardenburg syndrome type 2 with MITF mutations. J Hum Genet. 2018 May; 63(5):639-646. View in: PubMed

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  86. Identifying the m6A Methylome by Affinity Purification and Sequencing. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1649:49-57. View in: PubMed

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  91. "Gamete On" for m6A: YTHDF2 Exerts Essential Functions in Female Fertility. Mol Cell. 2017 Sep 21; 67(6):903-905. View in: PubMed

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  96. Nm-seq maps 2'-O-methylation sites in human mRNA with base precision. Nat Methods. 2017 Jul; 14(7):695-698. View in: PubMed

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  101. Developing drugs targeting transition metal homeostasis. Curr Opin Chem Biol. 2017 Apr; 37:26-32. View in: PubMed

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  108. A glance at N(6)-methyladenosine in transcript isoforms. Nat Methods. 2016 07 28; 13(8):624-5. View in: PubMed

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  162. Chemical modification-assisted bisulfite sequencing (CAB-Seq) for 5-carboxylcytosine detection in DNA. J Am Chem Soc. 2013 Jun 26; 135(25):9315-7. View in: PubMed

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