Portrait of Fang Yao Stephen Hou

Fang Yao Stephen Hou, PhD, MB(ASCP)SCYM, MLS(ASCPi)

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences

Interests & Expertise

Stephen Hou enjoys sharing knowledge and experiences with students. He has many years of experience in higher education. He has taught several courses in medical laboratory science including hematology, clinical chemistry, body fluids, urine analysis, molecular diagnosis and forensic science. With his extensive training in flow cytometry and microscopy, he has been involved in research areas like cancer biology and psychoneuroimmunology. One of his latest projects is salivary cytomics - to characterize various cellular elements in saliva, as a model to study mucosal immunity. With his diverse work experience in the past ranging from academic to industrial environments, he loves to help students acquire practical job skills and reach their future educational goals.

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