Bernice Lin, PhD

Position title: Vice President of Operations, Lin-Zhi International, Inc. Sunnyvale, CA


Phone: Advisor: Dr. Christopher Bradfield

Graduation: 11/2005
Research Interest: Biotechnology

Bernice Lin

Alumni News

Patent: Bernice Lin has added a patent: Sugar Transport Sequences, Yeast StrainsHaving Improved Sugar Uptake, and Methods of Use. (1/2010)

  • After graduation, Bernice worked as a microbiologist for Dr. Thomas Jeffries at the UW-Madison Forest Products Laboratory. Her focus was the production of cellulosic ethanol through the utilization of genetically modified yeast strains.
  • Bernice Lin joined the group Metabolic Engineering (2012)


  • Nukaya M, Lin BC, Glover E, Moran SM, Kennedy GD, and Bradfield CA (2010). The aryl hydrocarbon receptor-interacting protein (AIP) is required for dioxin-induced hepatotoxicity but not for the induction of the Cyp1a1 and Cyp1a2 genes. J Biol Chem. 285:35599-35605. PMCID: PMC2975184
  • Lin BC, Nguyen LP, Walisser JA, and Bradfield CA (2008). A Hypomorphic Allele of Aryl-hydrocarbon Receptor-associated-9 Produces a Phenocopy of the Ahr Null. Mol Pharmacol. 74:1367-1371. PMCID: PMC2909677
  • Rodrigues RC, Lu C, Lin B, and Jeffries TW (2008). Fermentation kinetics for xylitol production by a Pichia stipitis D: -xylulokinase mutant previously grown in spent sulfite liquor. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 148:199-209. PMID:18418752
  • Lin BC, Sullivan R, Lee Y, Moran S, Glover E, and Bradfield CA (2007).Deletion of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor-associated protein 9 leads to cardiac malformation and embryonic lethality. J Biol Chem. 282:35924-35932. PMID:17916558
  • Bunger MK, Moran SM, Glover E, Thomae TL, Lahvis GP, Lin BC, and Bradfield CA (2003). Resistance to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin toxicity and abnormal liver development in mice carrying a mutation in the nuclear localization sequence of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor. J Biol Chem. 278:17767-17774. PDF PMID:12621046
  • Bresnick EH, Chu J, Christensen H, Lin B, and Norton J (2000). Linking notch signaling, chromatin remodeling, and T-cell leukemogenesis. J Cell Biochem. 35:46-53. PMID:11389531