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Elizabeth Chao

   MERLOT Contributor
Biology Adjunct
Northern Virginia Community College
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Primary Discipline: Science and Technology / Biology / Physiology
Member Type: Faculty
Last Login: Feb 10, 2008
Member Since: Feb 07, 2008

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Contact Information

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Address: 5707 oak leather drive
Burke , VA 22015 US

Skills and Interests

Arts/General (Intermediate)
I have a florist certificate

Education History

M.A. In Biology (08/1975)
University of Nebrasks


Biologfy adjunct (08/2005 - Current) Northern Virginia Community College
Medical research (08/1986 - 01/2005) National Institutes oif Health


A. Tawab, J. Field, Elizabeht Chao, R. Kurlander. (2002). Recombinant lemA without adjuvant induces extensive expansion of H2-M3- restricted CD8 Effectorss which can supress primary listeriosis in mice.. in International Immunology (14 (2): 225-32).
R. Kurlander, Elizabeth Chao, J. Field and C. Nataraj. (1999). The adjacent flanking regions plays a critical role in facilitating the presentation of the Listeria monocytogenes product lemA to H2M3-restricted, peptide specific Murine CD8 cells. in journal of immunology (163: 6741-6747).
S. Tannebaum, S. Rosenfeld, Elizabeth Chao, W. Arnold. (1995). Regulation of von Willebrand factor mRNA in culture endothelial cells by angiogenic factors. in Throbosis & Homeostasis (72.5 Sept.).
M. Jorne, Elizabeth Chao. (1988). Effect of molecular size and anti thrombin III affinity. in Blood (72).
M. Horne, Elizabeth Chao. (1988). heparin binding to resting and activated platelets. in Blood (72 and no.5).


Americal Society of Medical Technologist
Member 08/1976 - Current
American Society of Clinical pathologies
Member 08/1976 - 02/2008

Teaching Experience

Anatomy lab (Winter 1974)
U. of nebraska - anatomy
Teach medical doctor how to use lab equipments. Teach Anatomy lab


15 talks, 02/07/2008
prsent 15 professional talks at NIH