Research Topics

Genomes and Genes

Wenli Sheng



  1. Sun X, Wen J, Li J, Lai R, Wang Y, Liu H, et al. The association between the ring finger protein 213 (RNF213) polymorphisms and moyamoya disease susceptibility: a meta-analysis based on case-control studies. Mol Genet Genomics. 2016;291:1193-203 pubmed publisher
    ..008). Our meta-analysis strengthens RNF213 rs112735431 is closely associated with the increased risk of MMD in Japanese, and the screening combined with rs112735431 and rs138130613may improve the detection rate for MMD in China. ..
  2. Wen J, Sun X, Chen H, Liu H, Lai R, Li J, et al. Mutation of rnf213a by TALEN causes abnormal angiogenesis and circulation defects in zebrafish. Brain Res. 2016;1644:70-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we provided a promising in vivo model for MMD, and this model would aid to understand the function of rnf213a in angiogenesis. ..