Yi Liu
  • Senior Analyst, Consulting, Health Advances, 2019
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PhD, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, United States, 2018


• Liu,Y., Van Hoof, A., and Garsin, D. (2019) Heme peroxidase HPX-2 protects Caenorhabidtis elegans from pathogens. PLOS Genetics,15(1): e1007944
• Hu, H., Liu, Y., Siegel, S., and Li, Z. (2015) The centriole cartwheel protein SAS-6 in Trypanosoma brucei is required for pro-basal body biogenesis and flagellum assembly. Eukaryotic Cell, 14: 898-907
• Hu, H, Yu, Z., Liu, Y., Wang, T., Wei, Y., and Li, Z. (2014) The Aurora B kinase in Trypanosoma brucei undergoes post-tranlational modifications and is targeted to various subcellular locations by binding to TbCPC1. Molecular Microbiology, 91: 256-274
• Liu, Y., Hu, H., and Li, Z. (2013) The cooperative roles of PHO80-like cyclins in regulating the G1/S transition and posterior cytoskeletal morphogenesis in Trypanosoma brucei. Molecular Microbiology, 90: 130-146
• Yu, Z., Liu, Y., & Li, Z. (2012). Structure–function relationship of the Polo-like kinase in Trypanosoma brucei. Journal of Cell Science, 125(6), 1519-1530.
• Yang, S., Gong, H., Zhang, L., Liu, Y., He, Z. (2010). Characterization of physical and functional interactions between eukaryote-like Orc1/Cdc6 proteins and Y-family DNA polymerase in the hyperthermophilic archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 396(3), 755-762
• Liu, Y.*, Zhang, L.*, Zhang, L.*, Yang, S., Gao, C., Gong, H., Feng, Y., He, Z. (2009). Archaeal eukaryote-like Orc1/Cdc6 initiators physically interact with DNA polymerase B1 and regulate its functions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 106(19), 7792-7797. * Co-first authors