Dr. Cao joined the UI College of Dentistry faculty in 2016 after a four-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Houston (Texas) Methodist Hospital Research Institute. He is an assistant professor in the Iowa Institute for Oral Health Research and the Department of Endodontics.
1. Cao H, Amendt BA. (2016) pySAPC, a Python package for sparse affinity propagation clustering: application to odontogenesis whole genome time series gene-expression data. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - General Subjects (In Press).
2. Cao H, Yu W, Li X, Wang J, Gao S, Holton NE, Eliason S, Sharp T, and Amendt BA. (2016) A new plasmid-based microRNA inhibitor system that inhibits microRNA families in transgenic mice and cells: a potential new therapeutic reagent. Gene Ther 23:527-542.
3. Cao H, Yin Z, Chen S, Liu T, Liu J, Hu Y, Zhao H, Rice L, Padmanabhan Iyer S, Wong S. (2015): Systematic drug repositioning by integrating transcriptome and historical clinical data, identification of digoxin as a novel drug reposition candidate for high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes. Blood 126:4118.