Wei Yang

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Association between weight gain during pregnancy and neural tube defects and gastroschisis in offspring
    Wei Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94:1019-25. 2012
  2. pmc Genes encoding critical transcriptional activators for murine neural tube development and human spina bifida: a case-control study
    Wei Lu
    Dell Pediatric Research Institute, UT Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:141. 2010
  3. pmc Nested case-control study of one-carbon metabolites in mid-pregnancy and risks of cleft lip with and without cleft palate
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, 94305, USA
    Pediatr Res 66:501-6. 2009
  4. pmc 118 SNPs of folate-related genes and risks of spina bifida and conotruncal heart defects
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:49. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Thymidylate synthase polymorphisms and risks of human orofacial clefts
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:95-100. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Reduced risks of neural tube defects and orofacial clefts with higher diet quality
    Suzan L Carmichael
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, CA 94305 5415, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:121-6. 2012
  7. pmc Periconceptional nutrient intakes and risks of conotruncal heart defects
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 88:144-51. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Hypospadias and intake of nutrients related to one-carbon metabolism
    Suzan L Carmichael
    California Research Division, March of Dimes Foundation, Oakland, California, USA
    J Urol 181:315-21; discussion 321. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Periconceptional intake of folic acid and food folate and risks of preterm delivery
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:747-52. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Choline and risk of neural tube defects in a folate-fortified population
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Epidemiology 20:714-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Association between weight gain during pregnancy and neural tube defects and gastroschisis in offspring
    Wei Yang
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 94:1019-25. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association of maternal weight gain with neural tube defects (NTDs) and gastroschisis among offspring...
  2. pmc Genes encoding critical transcriptional activators for murine neural tube development and human spina bifida: a case-control study
    Wei Lu
    Dell Pediatric Research Institute, UT Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    BMC Med Genet 11:141. 2010
    ..Mutations in transcriptional co-activator genes-Cited2, p300, Cbp, Tfap2α, Carm1 and Cart1 result in NTDs in murine models, thus prompt us to investigate whether homologues of these genes are associated with NTDs in humans...
  3. pmc Nested case-control study of one-carbon metabolites in mid-pregnancy and risks of cleft lip with and without cleft palate
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, 94305, USA
    Pediatr Res 66:501-6. 2009
    ..These data did not show meaningful differences between cases and controls for any other analytes...
  4. pmc 118 SNPs of folate-related genes and risks of spina bifida and conotruncal heart defects
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:49. 2009
    ..Investigations into genetic variation that influences transport and metabolism of folate will help fill this data gap. We focused on 118 SNPs involved in folate transport and metabolism...
  5. doi request reprint Thymidylate synthase polymorphisms and risks of human orofacial clefts
    Gary M Shaw
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 97:95-100. 2013
    ..We investigated effect measure modification between these variants and maternal folate intake for cleft risk...
  6. doi request reprint Reduced risks of neural tube defects and orofacial clefts with higher diet quality
    Suzan L Carmichael
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, CA 94305 5415, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:121-6. 2012
    ..To examine whether better maternal diet quality was associated with reduced risk for selected birth defects...
  7. pmc Periconceptional nutrient intakes and risks of conotruncal heart defects
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 88:144-51. 2010
    ..We investigated the observed association between conotruncal heart defects and periconceptional vitamin use, as well as potential associations with other dietary nutrients...
  8. doi request reprint Hypospadias and intake of nutrients related to one-carbon metabolism
    Suzan L Carmichael
    California Research Division, March of Dimes Foundation, Oakland, California, USA
    J Urol 181:315-21; discussion 321. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Periconceptional intake of folic acid and food folate and risks of preterm delivery
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Perinatol 28:747-52. 2011
    ..Findings suggest some evidence that folates influenced risks; however, an interpretation of results was also consistent with no association between intake of folates and preterm delivery...
  10. doi request reprint Choline and risk of neural tube defects in a folate-fortified population
    Gary M Shaw
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Epidemiology 20:714-9. 2009
    ..Even so, NTDs continue to occur despite individual supplementation or population fortification with folic acid. We investigated other nutrients related to one-carbon metabolism that may affect NTD risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Congenital malformations co-occurring with hypospadias in California, 1983-1997
    Wei Yang
    March of Dimes, California Research Division, Children s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:2627-34. 2007
    ..Computations were extended to 4-digit level BPA codes. Almost all observed relative risks for malformations co-occurring with hypospadias overall and three subgroups were less than 1...
  12. doi request reprint Maternal dietary nutrient intake and risk of preterm delivery
    Suzan L Carmichael
    Division of Neonatology and Developmental Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Am J Perinatol 30:579-88. 2013
    ..To examine maternal dietary intake and preterm delivery...
  13. pmc Ambient air pollution and traffic exposures and congenital heart defects in the San Joaquin Valley of California
    Amy M Padula
    Stanford University, Stanford 94305, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 27:329-39. 2013
    ..Congenital anomalies are a leading cause of infant morbidity and mortality. Studies suggest associations between environmental contaminants and some anomalies, although evidence is limited...
  14. doi request reprint Expected body weight in adolescents: comparison between weight-for-stature and BMI methods
    Neville H Golden
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1607-13. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that differences in EBW would be greatest at the extremes of height...
  15. ncbi request reprint Aberrations in chromosomes associated with lymphoma and therapy-related leukemia in benzene-exposed workers
    Luoping Zhang
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Mol Mutagen 48:467-74. 2007
    ..However, they do not rule out the possibility that other rearrangements of the MLL gene at chromosome 11q23 may be induced by benzene...
  16. ncbi request reprint Maternal periconceptional alcohol consumption and risk for conotruncal heart defects
    Suzan L Carmichael
    March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation California Department of Health Services, California Birth Defects Monitoring Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:875-8. 2003
    ..e., 1 month before conception to 3 months after conception)...