Yu Lab

My research interest is in immunotherapy for brain tumors. My work focuses on clinical trials based on translational research using dendritic cells to prime the immune response against malignant glioma."


John S. Yu, MD

  • Targeting Glioma Stem Cells
  • Dendritic Cell Vaccine Targeting Glioblastoma Cancer Stem Cells
  • Chemokine CXC Receptor 4–Mediated Glioma Tumor Tracking by Bone Marrow–Derived Neural Progenitor/Stem Cells
  • Nanoplatform Technology to Deliver Drugs Through the Blood-Brain Barrier
Meet Our Team

Learn more about the scientists, faculty members, investigators and other healthcare professionals of the Yu Laboratory, whose dedicated efforts lead to groundbreaking discoveries.

Thomas TM, Yu JS.

Cancer Lett. 2017 Nov 1;408:174-181.

Edwards LA, Li A, Berel D, Madany M, Kim NH, Liu M, Hymowitz M, Uy B, Jung R, Xu M, Black KL, Rentsendorj A, Fan X, Zhang W, Yu JS.

Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 28;7(1):69.

Wu JB, Shi C, Chu GC, Xu Q, Zhang Y, Li Q, Yu JS, Zhau HE, Chung LW.

Biomaterials. 2015 Oct;67:1-10.

Contact the Yu Lab

127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Pavilion, Suite A-6215
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Fax:310-967-8592