Liming Chen is Molecular Pharmacology’s April 2020 Trainee Author

Liming Chen gives oral presentation at an ASPET meeting

Liming Chen, a pre-doctoral trainee in the School of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, has been selected as Molecular Pharmacology ‘s highlighted trainee author for April 2020. This monthly feature highlights emerging scientific talent in the field of pharmacology. Molecular Pharmacology is the journal of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET).

Liming Chen works in lab with a student UConn Pharmacy
Liming Chen (right) in Dr. Xiaobo Zhong’s lab (UConn photo/Karin Burgess)

Quoting the feature, “The … article that earned [Chen’s] selection as a Highlighted Trainee Author is titled “Knockdown of LncRNAs HNF1α-AS1 and HNF4α-AS1 Alters Susceptibility of Acetaminophen-induced Cytotoxicity in HepaRG Cells” and is available at

Chen’s area of research is the long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) involved in drug metabolism.”

Please visit the  ASPET Article for more information.