Research Articles: (Google Scholar)


*: co-first author;†: corresponding author

  • Wang, Y et al, 'Burden of Rare Genetic Variants in Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection With High-risk Features', JAMA cardiology 7 (10), 1045-1055 (PMID: 36103205)

  • Wang, Y et al, 'Letter to the Editor Regarding Lavanya et al. A patient with a novel pathogenic variant in COL5A1 exhibiting prominent vascular and cardiac features', American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A 188 (9), 2832-2833 (PMID: 35762247)

  • Murad, A. M., Hill, H. L., Wang, Y., Ghannam, M., Yang, M. L., Pugh, N. L., Asch, F. M., Hornsby, W., Driscoll, A., McNamara, J., Willer, C. J., Regalado, E. S., Milewicz, D. M., Eagle, K. A. and Ganesh, S. K. (2022) 'Spontaneous coronary artery dissection is infrequent in individuals with heritable thoracic aortic disease despite partially shared genetic susceptibility', Am J Med Genet A. (in press, PMID: 35092149)

  • Coleman, D. M.*, Wang, Y*., Yang, M. L., Hunker, K. L., Birt, I., Bergin, I. L., Li, J. Z., Stanley, J. C. and Ganesh, S. K. (2021) 'Molecular genetic evaluation of Pediatric Renovascular hypertension due to renal artery stenosis and abdominal aortic Coarctation in Neurofibromatosis type 1', Hum Mol Genet. (in press, PMID: 34476477)

  • Richer, J.*, Hill, H. L.*, Wang, Y*., Yang, M.-L., Hunker, K. L., Lane, J., Blackburn, S., Coleman, D. M., Eliason, J. and Sillon, G. (2020) 'A Novel Recurrent COL5A1 Genetic Variant Is Associated With a Dysplasia-Associated Arterial Disease Exhibiting Dissections and Fibromuscular Dysplasia', Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol, 40(11), pp. 2686-2699. (PMID: 32938213)

  • Georges, A., Albuisson, J., Berrandou, T., Dupré, D., Lorthioir, A., D'Escamard, V., Di Narzo, A. F., Kadian-Dodov, D., Olin, J. W., Warchol-Celinska, E., Prejbisz, A., Januszewicz, A., Bruneval, P., Baranowska, A. A., Webb, T. R., Hamby, S. E., Samani, N. J., Adlam, D., Fendrikova-Mahlay, N., Hazen, S., Wang, Y., Yang, M. L., Hunker, K., Combaret, N., Motreff, P., Chédid, A., Fiquet, B., Plouin, P. F., Mousseaux, E., Azarine, A., Amar, L., Azizi, M., Gornik, H. L., Ganesh, S. K., Kovacic, J. C., Jeunemaitre, X. and Bouatia-Naji, N. (2021) 'Rare Loss-of-function Mutations of PTGIR are enriched in Fibromuscular Dysplasia', Cardiovasc Res, 117(4), pp. 1154-1165. (PMID: 32531060)

  • Yuan, W., Liu, Z., Wang, Y., Liu, M., Pan, Y., Lei, W., Yang, H., Xu, R., Zhang, L., Cai, H., Li, J. and Ke, Y. (2019) 'Clonal evolution of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma from normal mucosa to primary tumor and metastases', Carcinogenesis, 40(12), pp. 1445-1451. (PMID: 29050228)

  • Wang, D., Niu, X., Wang, Z., Song, C. L., Huang, Z., Chen, K. N., Duan, J., Bai, H., Xu, J., Zhao, J., Wang, Y., Zhuo, M., Xie, X. S., Kang, X., Tian, Y., Cai, L., Han, J. F., An, T., Sun, Y., Gao, S., Ying, J., Wang, L., He, J. and Wang, J. (2019) 'Multiregion Sequencing Reveals the Genetic Heterogeneity and Evolutionary History of Osteosarcoma and Matched Pulmonary Metastases', Cancer Res, 79(1), pp. 7-20. (PMID: 30389703)

  • Yuan, W., Liu, Z., Lei, W., Sun, L., Yang, H., Wang, Y., Ramdas, S., Dong, X., Xu, R., Cai, H., Li, J. Z. and Ke, Y. (2017) 'Mutation landscape and intra-tumor heterogeneity of two MANECs of the esophagus revealed by multi-region sequencing', Oncotarget, 8(41), pp. 69610-69621. (PMID: 31570939)

  • Li, C., Liu, Z., Yang, F., Liu, W., Wang, D., Dong, E., Wang, Y., Wu, C. I. and Lu, X. (2015) 'siRNAs with decreased off-target effect facilitate the identification of essential genes in cancer cells', Oncotarget, 6(25), pp. 21603-13. (PMID: 26057633)

  • Tao, Y*., Ruan, J.*, Yeh, S. H*., Lu, X*., Wang, Y*., Zhai, W*., Cai, J*., Ling, S., Gong, Q., Chong, Z., Qu, Z., Li, Q., Liu, J., Yang, J., Zheng, C., Zeng, C., Wang, H. Y., Zhang, J., Wang, S. H., Hao, L., Dong, L., Li, W., Sun, M., Zou, W., Yu, C., Li, C., Liu, G., Jiang, L., Xu, J., Huang, H., Mi, S., Zhang, B., Chen, B., Zhao, W., Hu, S., Zhuang, S. M., Shen, Y., Shi, S., Brown, C., White, K. P., Chen, D. S., Chen, P. J. and Wu, C. I. (2011) 'Rapid growth of a hepatocellular carcinoma and the driving mutations revealed by cell-population genetic analysis of whole-genome data', Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 108(29), pp. 12042-7. (PMID: 21730188)

  • He, Z., Zhai, W., Wen, H., Tang, T., Wang, Y., Lu, X., Greenberg, A. J., Hudson, R. R., Wu, C. I. and Shi, S. (2011) 'Two evolutionary histories in the genome of rice: the roles of domestication genes', PLoS Genet, 7(6), pp. e1002100. (PMID: 21695282)

Zhou, Y., Lu, C., Wu, Q. J., Wang, Y., Sun, Z. T., Deng, J. C. and Zhang, Y. (2008) 'GISSD: Group I Intron Sequence and Structure Database', Nucleic Acids Res, 36(Database issue), pp. D31-7. (PMID: 17942415)

Non-peer Reviewed:

  • Tao Y, Hu Zheng, Ling SP, Yeh SH, Zhai WW, Chen K, Li CY, Wang Y, et al. “Further genetic diversification in multiple tumors and an evolutionary perspective on therapeutics”. BioRxiv. 08-25 (2015).


  • Wang Y. The evolution process of tumor cell populations--The variation and evolution of hepatocellular carcinoma genome, Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2012/06

Meeting Abstract:

  • Wang, Y, Coleman Dawn, Yang Min-Lee et al. "Adult and Pediatric Fibromuscular Dysplasia are Genetically Distinct Dysplasia-associated Arterial Diseases." Internal Medicine Research Symposium of U. Michigan, (2021 Platform Presentation)

  • Wang, Y, Coleman Dawn, Yang Min-Lee et al. "Adult and Pediatric Fibromuscular Dysplasia are Genetically Distinct Dysplasia-associated Arterial Diseases." Vascular Research Initiatives Conference (2020 Platform Presentation)

  • Wang, Y, Coleman Dawn, Yang Min-Lee et al. "Adult and Pediatric Fibromuscular Dysplasia are Genetically Distinct Dysplasia-associated Arterial Diseases." Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 40 (2020 Meeting Abstract): A385-A385.

  • Coleman, Dawn M., Birt Isabelle, Wang Y, et al. "NF1 Genetic Variation in Pediatric Artery Dysplasia is Associated With Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell MAPK Signaling Pathway Activation." Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 40. (2020 Meeting Abstract): A559-A559.

  • Coleman, Dawn, Wang Y et al. "Genomic Analysis of Neurofibromatosis-Related Vasculopathy." Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 39. (2019 Meeting Abstract): A370-A370.

  • Wang Y, Jun Z Li. “Integrated somatic mutation detection from tumor-normal sequencing data using multiple calling methods” American Society of Human Genetics 2017. (2017 Meeting Abstract)

  • Wang Y, Yuan W, et al. “Mutation signatures and intratumor heterogeneity of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma in a Chinese cohort “ Cancer Research 76 (2016 Meeting Abstract), (2016) 2397-2397

Wang Y*, Ren YY*, Jun Z Li. “Genetic mechanism of aerobic capacity and metabolic disease in Rat model” International Mammalian Genome Meeting 2015 (2015 Platform Presentation)