Adjunct Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Yow-Pin Lim is a research scientist with background in protein and immunochemistry. After completing his medical school and dissertation thesis in Berlin, Germany, he came for post doc training in the carcinogenesis laboratory at Rhode Island Hospital and joined as Brown faculty in 1993. His research focuses on natural serine protease inhibitor proteins and their roles in systemic inflammation/sepsis and cancer metastasis. In 2001 he co-founded a start-up company ProThera Biologics in East Providence, RI and he has been served as President and Chief Scientific Officer.

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