Yingfang Tian

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of gender on gene expression in the blood of ischemic stroke patients
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology, The MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 32:780-91. 2012
  2. pmc Y chromosome gene expression in the blood of male patients with ischemic stroke compared with male controls
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Gend Med 9:68-75.e3. 2012
  3. pmc Exon expression and alternatively spliced genes in Tourette Syndrome
    Yingfang Tian
    M I N D Institute, Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:72-8. 2011
  4. pmc Correlations of gene expression with blood lead levels in children with autism compared to typically developing controls
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurotox Res 19:1-13. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Differences in exon expression and alternatively spliced genes in blood of multiple sclerosis compared to healthy control subjects
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology and MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
    J Neuroimmunol 230:124-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The X-chromosome has a different pattern of gene expression in women compared with men with ischemic stroke
    Boryana Stamova
    Departments of Neurology, University of California at Davis, MIND Institute and Department of Neurology, 2805 50th Street, Sacramento CA 95817, USA
    Stroke 43:326-34. 2012
  7. pmc Gene expression profiling of blood for the prediction of ischemic stroke
    Boryana Stamova
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, Calif 95817, USA
    Stroke 41:2171-7. 2010
  8. doi request reprint GABA- and acetylcholine-related gene expression in blood correlate with tic severity and microarray evidence for alternative splicing in Tourette syndrome: a pilot study
    Yingfang Tian
    University of California at Davis, M I N D, Institute and Department of Neurology, USA
    Brain Res 1381:228-36. 2011
  9. pmc Profiles of lacunar and nonlacunar stroke
    Glen C Jickling
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:477-85. 2011
  10. pmc Correlations of gene expression with ratings of inattention and hyperactivity/impulsivity in Tourette syndrome: a pilot study
    Yingfang Tian
    MIND Institute and Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 5:49. 2012

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Effects of gender on gene expression in the blood of ischemic stroke patients
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology, The MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 32:780-91. 2012
    ..Gender affects gene expression in the blood of IS patients, which likely implies gender differences in immune, inflammatory, and cell death responses to stroke...
  2. pmc Y chromosome gene expression in the blood of male patients with ischemic stroke compared with male controls
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Gend Med 9:68-75.e3. 2012
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  3. pmc Exon expression and alternatively spliced genes in Tourette Syndrome
    Yingfang Tian
    M I N D Institute, Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 156:72-8. 2011
    ..However, the findings are tempered by the small sample size and multiple comparisons and require confirmation using PCR or deep RNA sequencing and a much larger patient population...
  4. pmc Correlations of gene expression with blood lead levels in children with autism compared to typically developing controls
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurotox Res 19:1-13. 2011
    ..We postulate that this may relate to the underlying genetic differences between the two groups, though other explanations cannot be excluded...
  5. doi request reprint Differences in exon expression and alternatively spliced genes in blood of multiple sclerosis compared to healthy control subjects
    Yingfang Tian
    Department of Neurology and MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, United States
    J Neuroimmunol 230:124-9. 2011
    ..However, given that multiple comparisons were performed on a very small sample, these preliminary findings require confirmation using a much larger independent cohort...
  6. doi request reprint The X-chromosome has a different pattern of gene expression in women compared with men with ischemic stroke
    Boryana Stamova
    Departments of Neurology, University of California at Davis, MIND Institute and Department of Neurology, 2805 50th Street, Sacramento CA 95817, USA
    Stroke 43:326-34. 2012
    ..However, sex differences in immune response to ischemia may exist. We hypothesized that differential expression of X-chromosome genes in blood immune cells contribute to differences between men and women with ischemic stroke...
  7. pmc Gene expression profiling of blood for the prediction of ischemic stroke
    Boryana Stamova
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, Calif 95817, USA
    Stroke 41:2171-7. 2010
    ..This study aimed to (1) replicate in a larger cohort our previous study using gene expression profiling to predict ischemic stroke; and (2) refine prediction of ischemic stroke by including control groups relevant to ischemic stroke...
  8. doi request reprint GABA- and acetylcholine-related gene expression in blood correlate with tic severity and microarray evidence for alternative splicing in Tourette syndrome: a pilot study
    Yingfang Tian
    University of California at Davis, M I N D, Institute and Department of Neurology, USA
    Brain Res 1381:228-36. 2011
    ..This pilot study suggests that at least some of these GABA- and ACh-related genes observed in blood that correlate with tics or are alternatively spliced are involved in the pathophysiology of TS and tics...
  9. pmc Profiles of lacunar and nonlacunar stroke
    Glen C Jickling
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Neurol 70:477-85. 2011
    ..We sought to distinguish lacunar from nonlacunar causes of SDIs using a gene expression profile...
  10. pmc Correlations of gene expression with ratings of inattention and hyperactivity/impulsivity in Tourette syndrome: a pilot study
    Yingfang Tian
    MIND Institute and Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 5:49. 2012
    ..This study determined if gene expression in blood correlated significantly with IA and/or HI rating scale scores in participants with TS...
  11. pmc Ischemic transient neurological events identified by immune response to cerebral ischemia
    Glen C Jickling
    University of California at Davis, MIND Institute, 2805 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Stroke 43:1006-12. 2012
    ..Ischemia of cerebral tissue elicits an immune response in stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA). This response, as detected by RNA expressed in immune cells, could potentially distinguish ischemic from nonischemic TNE...
  12. doi request reprint Genome wide differences of gene expression associated with HLA-DRB1 genotype in multiple sclerosis: a pilot study
    Michelle L Apperson
    Department of Neurology and the M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Neuroimmunol 257:90-6. 2013
    ..Different risk alleles appear to be associated with different patterns of gene expression that may reflect differences in pathophysiology of these two MS subtypes. These preliminary data will need to be confirmed in future studies...
  13. pmc Signatures of cardioembolic and large-vessel ischemic stroke
    Glen C Jickling
    Department of Neurology and the MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Neurol 68:681-92. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether gene expression signatures in blood can distinguish between cardioembolic and large-vessel causes of stroke, and whether these profiles can predict stroke etiology in the cryptogenic group...
  14. pmc Genome response to tissue plasminogen activator in experimental ischemic stroke
    Glen C Jickling
    Department of Neurology and M, I, N, d, Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    BMC Genomics 11:254. 2010
    ..To further delineate tPA functions in the blood, we examined the gene expression profiles induced by tPA in a rat model of ischemic stroke...
  15. pmc RNA expression profiles from blood for the diagnosis of stroke and its causes
    Frank R Sharp
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:1131-6. 2011
    ..These profiles will be useful for predicting the causes of cryptogenic stroke. The results in adults suggest that similar diagnostic tools could be developed for children...
  16. pmc Correlations between gene expression and mercury levels in blood of boys with and without autism
    Boryana Stamova
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurotox Res 19:31-48. 2011
    ..These findings might suggest different genetic transcriptional programs associated with mercury in AU compared to TD children...
  17. pmc Brain and blood microRNA expression profiling of ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage, and kainate seizures
    Da Zhi Liu
    Department of Neurology and the M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 30:92-101. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint Integrated analysis of mRNA and microRNA expression in mature neurons, neural progenitor cells and neuroblastoma cells
    Da Zhi Liu
    Department of Neurology and the M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Gene 495:120-7. 2012
    ..g., miR-370, miR-9, miR-672) in NBCs are associated with cancer pathways. These results provide a library of negative mRNAmiRNA networks that are likely involved in the cellular processes of differentiation and division...
  19. pmc Molecular markers and mechanisms of stroke: RNA studies of blood in animals and humans
    Frank R Sharp
    Department of Neurology, MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 31:1513-31. 2011
    ..New techniques to measure all coding and noncoding RNAs along with alternatively spliced transcripts will markedly advance molecular studies of human stroke...
  20. doi request reprint Catecholamine-related gene expression in blood correlates with tic severity in tourette syndrome
    Joan Gunther
    Department of Neurology and MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, 2805 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychiatry Res 200:593-601. 2012
    ..Findings built on previous work suggest that at least some genes expressed peripherally are relevant for central nervous system (CNS) pathology in the brain of individuals with TS...
  21. pmc Distinctive RNA expression profiles in blood associated with white matter hyperintensities in brain
    Huichun Xu
    Department of Neurology and M I N D Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Stroke 41:2744-9. 2010
    ..Thus, RNA expression was assessed in the blood of individuals with and without extensive WMH to search for evidence of oxidative stress, inflammation, and other abnormalities described in WMH lesions in brain...
  22. pmc Identification and validation of suitable endogenous reference genes for gene expression studies in human peripheral blood
    Boryana S Stamova
    Department of Neurology and M, Institute, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    BMC Med Genomics 2:49. 2009
    ..These genes should be useful as normalization genes for microarray and RT-PCR whole blood studies of human physiology, metabolism and disease...