Y Wu

Summary

Affiliation: Graduate School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphism and ischemic stroke: sex difference in Japanese
    Y Wu
    Department of Public Health, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Kobe J Med Sci 47:255-62. 2001
  2. ncbi The molecular genetics of alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency
    Y Wu
    School of Biochemical and Physiological Sciences, University of Southhampton, UK
    Bioessays 13:163-9. 1991
  3. ncbi Exclusion of mutations in the gene for type III collagen (COL3A1) as a common cause of intracranial aneurysms or cervical artery dissections: results from sequence analysis of the coding sequences of type III collagen from 55 unrelated patients
    H Kuivaniemi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jefferson Institute of Molecular Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19017 5541
    Neurology 43:2652-8. 1993
  4. ncbi MSH2 and MLH1 mutations in sporadic replication error-positive colorectal carcinoma as assessed by two-dimensional DNA electrophoresis
    Y Wu
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 18:269-78. 1997
  5. ncbi A high proportion of mutations in the BRCA1 gene in German breast/ovarian cancer families with clustering of mutations in the 3' third of the gene
    J Dong
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Genet 103:154-61. 1998
  6. pmc BID mediates neuronal cell death after oxygen/ glucose deprivation and focal cerebral ischemia
    N Plesnila
    Stroke and Neurovascular Regulation Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 149 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:15318-23. 2001
  7. ncbi Low organic solvent exposure and combined maternal-infant gene polymorphisms affect gestational age
    X Qin
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Peking University Health Science Center, 38 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, 100083, PR China
    Occup Environ Med 65:482-7. 2008
  8. ncbi LRRK2 Gly2385Arg variant is a risk factor of Parkinson's disease among Han-Chinese from mainland China
    X K An
    Department of Neurology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    Eur J Neurol 15:301-5. 2008
  9. pmc Aspirin and extended-release dipyridamole versus clopidogrel for recurrent stroke
    Ralph L Sacco
    Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:1238-51. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene polymorphism and ischemic stroke: sex difference in Japanese
    Y Wu
    Department of Public Health, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
    Kobe J Med Sci 47:255-62. 2001
    ..49; 95% CI, 1.75-51.47, P=0.0091). The relevance of the MTHFR T/T mutation appears to be restricted to women, suggesting a role of female hormones in the resistance to elevated homocysteine levels due to the MTHFR T/T mutation...
  2. ncbi The molecular genetics of alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency
    Y Wu
    School of Biochemical and Physiological Sciences, University of Southhampton, UK
    Bioessays 13:163-9. 1991
    ....
  3. ncbi Exclusion of mutations in the gene for type III collagen (COL3A1) as a common cause of intracranial aneurysms or cervical artery dissections: results from sequence analysis of the coding sequences of type III collagen from 55 unrelated patients
    H Kuivaniemi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jefferson Institute of Molecular Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19017 5541
    Neurology 43:2652-8. 1993
    ..The results indicated that mutations in the gene for type III procollagen (COL3A1) are not a common cause of either intracranial artery aneurysms or cervical artery dissections...
  4. ncbi MSH2 and MLH1 mutations in sporadic replication error-positive colorectal carcinoma as assessed by two-dimensional DNA electrophoresis
    Y Wu
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 18:269-78. 1997
    ..This has important implications for genetic testing and management of young colorectal cancer patients and their families...
  5. ncbi A high proportion of mutations in the BRCA1 gene in German breast/ovarian cancer families with clustering of mutations in the 3' third of the gene
    J Dong
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    Hum Genet 103:154-61. 1998
    ..Of the 18 mutations, 13 occurred in the 3' third of the gene (end of exon 11-24) and ovarian cancers were found in eight of these families...
  6. pmc BID mediates neuronal cell death after oxygen/ glucose deprivation and focal cerebral ischemia
    N Plesnila
    Stroke and Neurovascular Regulation Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 149 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:15318-23. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that BID and the mitochondrial-amplification pathway promoting caspase activation contributes importantly to neuronal cell death after ischemic insult...
  7. ncbi Low organic solvent exposure and combined maternal-infant gene polymorphisms affect gestational age
    X Qin
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Peking University Health Science Center, 38 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, 100083, PR China
    Occup Environ Med 65:482-7. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi LRRK2 Gly2385Arg variant is a risk factor of Parkinson's disease among Han-Chinese from mainland China
    X K An
    Department of Neurology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    Eur J Neurol 15:301-5. 2008
    ..01). Our study indicates that this LRRK2 p.2385G>R substitution contributes to the development of PD in ethnic Han-Chinese population, which may play important implications for future study on molecular genetics and pathogenesis of PD...
  9. pmc Aspirin and extended-release dipyridamole versus clopidogrel for recurrent stroke
    Ralph L Sacco
    Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, USA
    N Engl J Med 359:1238-51. 2008
    ..Recurrent stroke is a frequent, disabling event after ischemic stroke. This study compared the efficacy and safety of two antiplatelet regimens--aspirin plus extended-release dipyridamole (ASA-ERDP) versus clopidogrel...