Dawei Li

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Further clarification of the contribution of the ADH1C gene to vulnerability of alcoholism and selected liver diseases
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, 300 George Street, Suite 503, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 131:1361-74. 2012
  2. pmc Strong protective effect of the aldehyde dehydrogenase gene (ALDH2) 504lys (*2) allele against alcoholism and alcohol-induced medical diseases in Asians
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 131:725-37. 2012
  3. pmc Strong association of the alcohol dehydrogenase 1B gene (ADH1B) with alcohol dependence and alcohol-induced medical diseases
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:504-12. 2011
  4. doi Association of the HTR2A gene with alcohol and heroin abuse
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 133:357-65. 2014
  5. pmc Multi-cultural association of the serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) with substance use disorder
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1737-47. 2013
  6. doi Association of gamma-aminobutyric acid A receptor α2 gene (GABRA2) with alcohol use disorder
    Dawei Li
    1 Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA 2 Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA 3 Department of Computer Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA 4 Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Initiative, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:907-18. 2014
  7. doi Associations of the 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) receptor 1B gene (HTR1B) with alcohol, cocaine, and heroin abuse
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 162:169-76. 2013
  8. pmc Association of COL25A1 with comorbid antisocial personality disorder and substance dependence
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:733-40. 2012

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Publications8

  1. pmc Further clarification of the contribution of the ADH1C gene to vulnerability of alcoholism and selected liver diseases
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, 300 George Street, Suite 503, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 131:1361-74. 2012
    ..Our findings support that ADH1C Ile may lower the risk of AD and alcohol abuse as well as alcohol-related cirrhosis in pooled populations, with the strongest and most consistent effects in Asians...
  2. pmc Strong protective effect of the aldehyde dehydrogenase gene (ALDH2) 504lys (*2) allele against alcoholism and alcohol-induced medical diseases in Asians
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 131:725-37. 2012
    ..These findings provide confirmation of the involvement of the human ALDH2 gene in the pathogenesis of AD as well as alcohol-induced medical illnesses in East-Asians...
  3. pmc Strong association of the alcohol dehydrogenase 1B gene (ADH1B) with alcohol dependence and alcohol-induced medical diseases
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:504-12. 2011
    ..Different studies have produced inconclusive results regarding association between rs1229984 (or rs2066702) and substance dependence...
  4. doi Association of the HTR2A gene with alcohol and heroin abuse
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 06511, USA
    Hum Genet 133:357-65. 2014
    ..The meta-analysis supports a contribution of the HTR2A gene to the susceptibility to substance use disorders, particularly alcohol dependence...
  5. pmc Multi-cultural association of the serotonin transporter gene (SLC6A4) with substance use disorder
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1737-47. 2013
    ..Further studies using larger sample size are warranted. ..
  6. doi Association of gamma-aminobutyric acid A receptor α2 gene (GABRA2) with alcohol use disorder
    Dawei Li
    1 Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA 2 Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA 3 Department of Computer Science, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA 4 Neuroscience, Behavior, and Health Initiative, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:907-18. 2014
    ..Findings from this extensive meta-analysis of five GABAA receptor genes and substance abuse support their involvement (with the best evidence for GABRA2) in the pathogenesis of AD. Further replications with larger samples are warranted. ..
  7. doi Associations of the 5-hydroxytryptamine (serotonin) receptor 1B gene (HTR1B) with alcohol, cocaine, and heroin abuse
    Jian Cao
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 162:169-76. 2013
    ..14, 1.76) and P = 0.01 with ORs = 0.5 (0.3, 0.85), respectively). This meta-analysis supports the associations of HTR1B -261T>G and -161A>T with alcohol and drug abuse and further investigations are warranted in larger samples...
  8. pmc Association of COL25A1 with comorbid antisocial personality disorder and substance dependence
    Dawei Li
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:733-40. 2012
    ..Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) is a psychiatric disorder characterized by a long-term pattern of manipulating, exploiting, or violating the rights of others...