Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Transcriptional control of cone photoreceptor diversity by a thyroid hormone receptor. 2022
2022 Lpt, trr, and Hcf regulate histone mono- and dimethylation that are essential for Drosophila heart developmentDevelopmental Biology.  490:53-65. 2022
2021 Thyroid hormone signaling promotes hepatic lipogenesis through the transcription factor ChREBP.Science Signaling.  14:eabh3839. 2021
2021 Detection of a mosaic CDKL5 deletion and inversion by optical genome mapping ends an exhaustive diagnostic odysseyMolecular Genetics and Genomic Medicine.  9. 2021
2021 Pharmacological or genetic inhibition of hypoxia signaling attenuates oncogenic RAS-induced cancer phenotypesDisease Models and Mechanisms.  15. 2021
2020 Exocyst Genes Are Essential for Recycling Membrane Proteins and Maintaining Slit Diaphragm in Drosophila Nephrocytes.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  31:1024-1034. 2020
2020 Single-cell RNA sequencing identifies novel cell types in Drosophila blood.Journal of Genetics and Genomics.  47:175-186. 2020
2017 APOL1-G1 in Nephrocytes Induces Hypertrophy and Accelerates Cell Death.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  28:1106-1116. 2017
2017 A Drosophila model system to assess the function of human monogenic podocyte mutations that cause nephrotic syndrome.Human Molecular Genetics.  26:768-780. 2017
2014 Feedback induction of a photoreceptor-specific isoform of retinoid-related orphan nuclear receptor β by the rod transcription factor NRLJournal of Biological Chemistry.  289:32469-32480. 2014
2013 An isoform of retinoid-related orphan receptor β directs differentiation of retinal amacrine and horizontal interneuronsNature Communications.  4. 2013
2010 Loss of Bicc1 impairs tubulomorphogenesis of cultured IMCD cells by disrupting E-cadherin-based cell-cell adhesion.European Journal of Cell Biology.  89:428-436. 2010
2009 Conditional mutation of Pkd2 causes cystogenesis and upregulates beta-catenin.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  20:2556-2569. 2009
2008 Fibrocystin/polyductin modulates renal tubular formation by regulating polycystin-2 expression and function.Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  19:455-468. 2008

Teaching Overview

  • I teach advances in molecular diagnosis for Pathology residents and genetic fellows
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Genetics, Peking Union Medical College 2010
  • Master of Science in Molecular Biology, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College 2006
  • Full Name

  • Yulong Fu