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Avera Institute for Human Genetics

3720 W. 69th Street Suite 200
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Phone: 605-322-3050

YHu

Yueshan Hu, PhD

Research Scientist

Yueshan has his Doctorate degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Master of Science degree in Basics of Integrative Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine.

Research Interests

This information will be available soon.

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • The Obesity Society

Publications

Abdellaoui A, Hottenga JJ, Knijff PD, Nivard MG, Xiao X, Scheet P, Brooks A, Ehli EA, Hu Y, Davies GE, Hudziak JJ, Sullivan PF, van Beijsterveldt T, Willemsen G, de Geus EJ, Penninx BW, Boomsma DI. Population structure, migration, and diversifying selection in the Netherlands. Eur J Hum Genet. 2013 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print] Click here for the abstract.

Scheet P, Ehli EA, Xiao X, van Beijsterveldt CE, Abdellaoui A, Althoff RR, Hottenga JJ, Willemsen G, Nelson KA, Huizenga PE, Hu Y, Amos CI, Bartels M, Groen-Blokhuis MM, de Geus EJ, Hudziak JJ, Davies GE, Boomsma DI. Twins, tissue, and time: an assessment of SNPs and CNVs. Twin Res Hum Genet. 2012 Dec;15(6):737-45. Click here for the abstract.

Ehli EA, Abdellaoui A, Hu Y, Hottenga JJ, Kattenberg M, van Beijsterveldt T, Bartels M, Althoff RR, Xiao X, Scheet P, de Geus EJ, Hudziak JJ, Boomsma DI, Davies GE. De novo and inherited CNVs in MZ twin pairs selected for discordance and concordance on Attention Problems. Eur J Hum Genet. 2012 Oct;20(10):1037-43. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Ehli EA, Hudziak JJ, Davies GE. Berberine and evodiamine influence serotonin transporter (5-HTT) expression via the 5-HTT-linked polymorphic region. Pharmacogenomics J. 2012 Oct;12(5):372-8. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Ehli EA, Kittelsrud J, Ronan PJ, Munger K, Downey T, Bohlen K, Callahan L, Munson V, Jahnke M, Marshall LL, Nelson K, Huizenga P, Hansen R, Soundy TJ, Davies GE. Lipid-lowering effect of berberine in human subjects and rats. Phytomedicine. 2012 Jul 15;19(10):861-7. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Ehli EA, Nelson K, Bohlen K, Lynch C, Huizenga P, Kittlelsrud J, Soundy TJ, Davies GE. Genotyping performance between saliva and blood-derived genomic DNAs on the DMET array: a comparison. PLoS One. 2012;7(3):e33968. Click here for the abstract.

Ehli EA, Hu Y, Lengyel-Nelson T, Hudziak JJ, Davies GE. Identification and functional characterization of three novel alleles for the serotonin transporter-linked polymorphic region. Mol Psychiatry. 2012 Feb; 17(2):185-192. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Kutscher E, Davies GE. Berberine inhibits SREBP-1-related clozapine and risperidone induced adipogenesis in 3T3-L1 cells. Phytotherapy Res. 2010 Dec 24(12):1831-8. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Davies GE. Berberine inhibits adipogenesis in high-fat diet-induced obesity mice. Fitoterapia. 2010 Jul;81(5):358-66. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Fahmy H, Zjawiony J, Davies GE. Inhibitory effect and transcriptional impact of berberine and evodiamine on human white preadipocyte differentiation. Fitoterapia. 2010 Jun;81(4):259-268. Click here for the abstract.

Hu Y, Davies GE. Berberine increases expression of GATA-2 and GATA-3 during inhibition of adipocyte differentiation. Phytomedicine. 2009 Sep;16 (9):864-73. Click here for the abstract.