Education and Training
- Resident, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005 - 2008
- M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2004
Yu, Yen-Rei A., Yuryi Malakhau, Chen-Hsin A. Yu, Stefan-Laural J. Phelan, R Ian Cumming, Matthew J. Kan, Lan Mao, Sudarshan Rajagopal, Claude A. Piantadosi, and Michael D. Gunn. “Nonclassical Monocytes Sense Hypoxia, Regulate Pulmonary Vascular Remodeling, and Promote Pulmonary Hypertension.” J Immunol 204, no. 6 (March 15, 2020): 1474–85. https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.1900239.
Tighe, Robert M., Elizabeth F. Redente, Yen-Rei Yu, Susanne Herold, Anne I. Sperling, Jeffrey L. Curtis, Ryan Duggan, et al. “Improving the Quality and Reproducibility of Flow Cytometry in the Lung. An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report.” Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 61, no. 2 (August 2019): 150–61. https://doi.org/10.1165/rcmb.2019-0191ST.
Chandramohan, Vidyalakshmi, Xuhui Bao, Xin Yu, Scott Parker, Charlotte McDowall, Yen-Rei Yu, Patrick Healy, et al. “Improved efficacy against malignant brain tumors with EGFRwt/EGFRvIII targeting immunotoxin and checkpoint inhibitor combinations.” J Immunother Cancer 7, no. 1 (May 29, 2019): 142. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40425-019-0614-0.
Yu, Y. A., J. Daly, S. Phelan, R. I. Cumming, A. Birukova, Y. Malakhau, J. L. Ingram, M. D. Gunn, L. G. Que, and R. M. Tighe. “Replacement of Fetal-Derived with Bone Marrow-Derived Pulmonary Resident Macrophages Reduces House Dust Mite-Induced Airway Hyperresponsiveness.” In American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Vol. 199. AMER THORACIC SOC, 2019.
Woroniecka, Karolina, Pakawat Chongsathidkiet, Kristen Rhodin, Hanna Kemeny, Cosette Dechant, S Harrison Farber, Aladine A. Elsamadicy, et al. “T-Cell Exhaustion Signatures Vary with Tumor Type and Are Severe in Glioblastoma.” Clin Cancer Res 24, no. 17 (September 1, 2018): 4175–86. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-1846.
Privratsky, Jamie R., Jiandong Zhang, Xiaohan Lu, Nathan Rudemiller, Qingqing Wei, Yen-Rei Yu, Michael D. Gunn, and Steven D. Crowley. “Interleukin 1 receptor (IL-1R1) activation exacerbates toxin-induced acute kidney injury.” Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 315, no. 3 (September 1, 2018): F682–91. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00104.2018.
Baek, Amy E., Yen-Rei A. Yu, Sisi He, Suzanne E. Wardell, Ching-Yi Chang, Sanghoon Kwon, Ruchita V. Pillai, et al. “The cholesterol metabolite 27 hydroxycholesterol facilitates breast cancer metastasis through its actions on immune cells.” Nature Communications 8, no. 1 (October 11, 2017): 864. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-00910-z.