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Nan Song, PhD, BPharm

Nan Song, PhD, BPharm

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate

Departments

Principal Investigator

Zhaoming Wang, PhD 

Education

BSc (BPharm) - Wonkwang University, Korea (2010)
MSc – Seoul National University, Korea (2012)
PhD – Seoul National University, Korea (2015)

Honors and Awards

  • 2018 - Best Research Award, Korea Cancer Research Foundation
  • 2018 - Best Poster Award, Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention 9th General Assembly
  • 2016 - Emerging Researcher Award, Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention 8th General Assembly
  • 2016 - Best Poster Award, Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention 8th General Assembly
  • 2014 - Best Research Award, Korea Cancer Research Foundation

Research Interests

  • Genetic and molecular epidemiology of cancer
  • Cancer pharmacogenomics

Current Research

  • Aging-related biomarkers and late-effects of childhood cancer
  • Polygenic risk of subsequent cancer after childhood cancer
  • Human leukocyte antigen (HLA) alleles in childhood cancer

Selected Publications

Song N, Li Z, Qin N, Howell CR, Wilson CL, Easton J, Mulder HL, Edmonson MN, Rusch M, Zhang J, Hudson MM, Yasui Y, Robison LL, Ness KK, Wang Z. Shortened Leukocyte Telomere Length Associates with an Increased Prevalence of Chronic Health Conditions among Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort. Clin Cancer Res. Jan 22, 2020. (Epub). PubMed PMID: 31969337.

Song N, Lee J, Cho S, Kim J, Oh JH, Shin A. Evaluation of gene-environment interactions for colorectal cancer susceptibility loci using case-only and case-control designs. BMC Cancer. Dec 18;19(1):1231; 2019. PubMed PMID: 31849324.

Song N, Kim K, Shin A, Park JW, Chang HJ, Shi J, Cai Q, Kim DY, Zheng W, Oh JH. Colorectal cancer susceptibility loci and influence on survival. Genes Chromosomes Cancer.  Dec;57(12):630-637; 2018. PubMed PMID: 30350386.

Kim JE, Choi J, Park J, Park C, Lee SM, Park SE, Song N, Chung S, Sung H, Han W, Lee JW, Park SK, Kim MK, Noh DY, Yoo KY, Kang D, Choi JY. Associations between genetic polymorphisms of membrane transporter genes and prognosis after chemotherapy: meta-analysis and finding from Seoul Breast Cancer Study (SEBCS). Pharmacogenomics J. Sep;18(5):633-645; 2018. PubMed PMID: 29618765.

Song N, Shin A, Oh JH, Kim J. Effects of interactions between common genetic variants and alcohol consumption on colorectal cancer risk. Oncotarget. Jan 6;9(5):6391-6401; 2018. PubMed PMID: 29464080.

Song N, Shin A, Jung HS, Oh JH, Kim J. Effects of interactions between common genetic variants and smoking on colorectal cancer. BMC Cancer. Dec 19;17(1):869; 2017. PubMed PMID: 29258461.

Song N, Shin A, Park JW, Kim J, Oh JH. Common risk variants for colorectal cancer: an evaluation of associations with age at cancer onset. Sci Rep. Jan 13;7:40644; 2017. PubMed PMID: 28084440.

Song N, Choi JY, Sung H, Jeon S, Chung S, Song M, Park SK, Han W, Lee JW, Kim MK, Yoo KY, Ahn SH, Noh DY, Kang D. Tumor subtype-specific associations of hormone-related reproductive factors on breast cancer survival. PLoS One. Apr 14;10(4):e0123994; 2015. PubMed PMID: 25875532.

Song N, Choi JY, Sung H, Jeon S, Chung S, Park SK, Han W, Lee JW, Kim MK, Lee JY, Yoo KY, Han BG, Ahn SH, Noh DY, Kang D. Prediction of breast cancer survival using clinical and genetic markers by tumor subtypes. PLoS One.  Apr 13;10(4):  e0122413; 2015.. PubMed PMID: 25867717.

Choi J, Song N, Han S, Chung S, Sung H, Lee JY, Jung S, Park SK, Yoo KY, Han W, Lee JW, Noh DY, Kang D, Choi JY. The associations between immunity-related genes and breast cancer prognosis in Korean women. PLoS One. Jul 30;9(7):e103593; 2014. PubMed PMID: 25075970.

Song N, Choi JY, Sung H, Chung S, Song M, Park SK, Han W, Lee JW, Kim MK, Yoo KY, Ahn SH, Noh DY, Kang D. Heterogeneity of epidemiological factors by breast tumor subtypes in Korean women: a case-case study. Int J Cancer. Aug 1;135(3):669-681; 2014. PubMed PMID: 24916400.

Jung SJ, Song M, Choi JY, Song N, Park SK, Yoo KY, Kang D. Association of selected medical conditions with breast cancer risk in Korea. J Prev Med Public Health. Nov;46(6):346-352;2013. PubMed PMID: 24349656.

Chung S, Park SK, Sung H, Song N, Han W, Noh DY, Ahn SH, Yoo KY, Choi JY, Kang D. Association between chronological change of reproductive factors and breast cancer risk defined by hormone receptor status: results from the Seoul Breast Cancer Study. Breast Cancer Res Treat. Aug;140(3):557-565;2013. PubMed PMID: 23901017.

Song N, Sung H, Choi JY, Han S, Jeon S, Song M, Lee Y, Park C, Park SK, Lee KM, Yoo KY, Noh DY, Ahn SH, Lee SA, Kang D. Preoperative serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) and survival of breast cancer among Korean women. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. Aug;21(8):1371-1380;2012. PubMed PMID: 22634108.

Park C, Han S, Lee KM, Choi JY, Song N, Jeon S, Park SK, Ahn HS, Shin HY, Kang HJ, Koo HH, Seo JJ, Choi JE, Kang D. Association between CASP7 and CASP14 genetic polymorphisms and the risk of childhood leukemia. Hum Immunol. Jul;73(7):736-739;2012. PubMed PMID: 22548721.

Song N, Han S, Lee KM, Choi JY, Park SK, Jeon S, Lee Y, Ahn HS, Shin HY, Kang HJ, Koo HH, Seo JJ, Choi JE, Kang D. Genetic variants in interleukin-2 and risk of lymphoma among children in Korea. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 13(2):621-623;2012. PubMed PMID: 22524835.

Last update: April 2020