Education and Training
- Resident, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2005 - 2008
- M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, 2004
Woroniecka, K, Chongsathidkiet, P, Rhodin, K, Kemeny, H, Dechant, C, Farber, SH, Elsamadicy, AA, Cui, X, Koyama, S, Jackson, C, Hansen, LJ, Johanns, TM, Sanchez-Perez, L, Chandramohan, V, Yu, Y-RA, Bigner, DD, Giles, A, Healy, P, Dranoff, G, Weinhold, KJ, Dunn, GP, and Fecci, PE. "T-Cell Exhaustion Signatures Vary with Tumor Type and Are Severe in Glioblastoma." Clinical Cancer Research : an Official Journal of the American Association for Cancer Research (February 7, 2018).
Ian Cumming, R, and Yu, Y-RA. "Phenotyping Tumor-Associated Macrophages." Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 1784 (January 2018): 99-109.
Yu, Y-RA, and Tighe, RM. "Isolation and Characterization of Human Lung Myeloid Cells." Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.) 1809 (January 2018): 111-119.
Baek, AE, Yu, Y-RA, He, S, Wardell, SE, Chang, C-Y, Kwon, S, Pillai, RV, McDowell, HB, Thompson, JW, Dubois, LG, Sullivan, PM, Kemper, JK, Gunn, MD, McDonnell, DP, and Nelson, ER. "The cholesterol metabolite 27 hydroxycholesterol facilitates breast cancer metastasis through its actions on immune cells." Nature Communications 8, no. 1 (October 11, 2017): 864-null.
Trempus, CS, Song, W, Lazrak, A, Yu, Z, Creighton, JR, Young, BM, Heise, RL, Yu, YR, Ingram, JL, Tighe, RM, Matalon, S, and Garantziotis, S. "A novel role for primary cilia in airway remodeling." American Journal of Physiology. Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology 313, no. 2 (August 2017): L328-L338.
Yu, Y-RA, Hotten, DF, Malakhau, Y, Volker, E, Ghio, AJ, Noble, PW, Kraft, M, Hollingsworth, JW, Gunn, MD, and Tighe, RM. "Flow Cytometric Analysis of Myeloid Cells in Human Blood, Bronchoalveolar Lavage, and Lung Tissues." American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 54, no. 1 (January 2016): 13-24.
Yu, Y-RA, O'Koren, EG, Hotten, DF, Kan, MJ, Kopin, D, Nelson, ER, Que, L, and Gunn, MD. "A Protocol for the Comprehensive Flow Cytometric Analysis of Immune Cells in Normal and Inflamed Murine Non-Lymphoid Tissues." Plos One 11, no. 3 (January 2016): e0150606-null.
Yu, YA, Kan, MJ, Hotten, DF, Mao, L, Piantadosi, CA, and Gunn, MD. "Vascular Remodeling Macrophages Arise From Resident Monocytes, Sense Hypoxia Via Hypoxia-Induced Factor-1 alpha (hif-1 alpha), And mediate Hypoxia-Induced Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension." 2015.
Wansleeben, C, Bowie, E, Hotten, DF, Yu, Y-RA, and Hogan, BLM. "Age-related changes in the cellular composition and epithelial organization of the mouse trachea." PloS one 9, no. 3 (January 2014): e93496-.
Yu, Y-RA, Mao, L, Piantadosi, CA, and Gunn, MD. "CCR2 deficiency, dysregulation of Notch signaling, and spontaneous pulmonary arterial hypertension." Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 48, no. 5 (May 2013): 647-654.