Chaoran Yu


Current Research

Design an ultrasensitive fluorescent probe using rolling circle amplification for disease detection.


Lab Technician May 2011 - present

Prof. Chen’s lab, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCLA

Research Assistant May 2010 – June 2011

Prof. Blaisdell’s Lab, Department of Psychology, UCLA

Clinical Care Extender Medical Internship Oct 2006 – Apr 2008

Queen of the Valley Hospital, West Covina, CA


University of California, Los Angeles

B.S. in Biochemistry June 2011

Honors: Magna cum laude

Dean’s list Fall ’09 – Spring ’11

Contact Information

Room 4532, CNSI

570 Westwood Plaza

Building 114

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Phone: 310-983-1030