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Keyue Shen is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering of USC Viterbi School of Engineering. He is an Associate Member of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and a Principle Investigator of USC Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (courtesy). He received his Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (2001) and Master of Science in Biophysics (2004) from Tsinghua University of China. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University in 2010. He completed his postdoctoral training in the Center for Engineering in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, from 2010-2014. He joined the USC faculty in 2015.
Dr. Shen received an MGH Fund for Medical Discovery Award in 2012, a Broad Innovation Award in 2016, and the 2017 Marni Levine Memorial Research Career Development Award from STOP CANCER. His research interests are in developing in vitro microengineered models of cell microenvironments in immune system, cancer and stem cell niches for applications in immune and cancer therapeutics, as well as regenerative medicine.