Danny Hung-Chieh Chou, PhD


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Academic Information

  • Departments: Biochemistry - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Education History

Type School Degree
Postdoctoral Fellowship Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training Harvard University
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Undergraduate National Taiwan University

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Undergraduate National Taiwan University
B.S. Taiwan

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Wang Y, Chou DH (2015). A Thiol-Ene Coupling Approach to Native Peptide Stapling and Macrocyclization. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 54(37), 10931-4.
  2. Chou DH, Vetere A, Choudhary A, Scully SS, Schenone M, Tang A, Gomez R, Burns SM, Lundh M, Vital T, Comer E, Faloon PW, Dancik V, Ciarlo C, Paulk J, Dai M, Reddy C, Sun H, Young M, Donato N, Jaffe J, Clemons PA, Palmer M, Carr SA, Schreiber SL, Wagner BK (2015). Kinase-Independent Small-Molecule Inhibition of JAK-STAT Signaling. J Am Chem Soc, 137(24), 7929-34.
  3. Chou DH, Webber MJ, Tang BC, Lin AB, Thapa LS, Deng D, Truong JV, Cortinas AB, Langer R, Anderson DG (2015). Glucose-responsive insulin activity by covalent modification with aliphatic phenylboronic acid conjugates. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 112(8), 2401-6.
  4. Chou DH, Holson EB, Wagner FF, Tang AJ, Maglathlin RL, Lewis TA, Schreiber SL, Wagner BK (2012). Inhibition of histone deacetylase 3 protects beta cells from cytokine-induced apoptosis. Chem Biol, 19(6), 669-73.
  5. Chou DH, Bodycombe NE, Carrinski HA, Lewis TA, Clemons PA, Schreiber SL, Wagner BK (2010). Small-Molecule Suppressors of Cytokine-Induced beta-Cell Apoptosis. ACS Chem Biol, 5(8), 729-34.

Book Chapter

  1. Faloon PW, Chou DHC, Forbeck EM, Walpita D, Morgan B, Buhrlage S, Ting A, Perez J, MacPherson LJ, Duvall JR, Dandapani S, Marcaurelle LA, Munoz B, Palmer M, Foley M, Wagner B, Schreiber SL (2010). Identification of Small Molecule Inhibitors that Suppress Cytokine-Induced Apoptosis in Human Pancreatic Islet CellsBTI - Probe Reports from the NIH Molecular Libraries Program. Bethesda (MD).


  1. Wagner BK, Duvall JR, Chou DHC (2012). Compounds and Methods for Treating Autoimmune Diseases. U.S. Patent No. 2012061754. Washington, D.C.:U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.