Associate Professor Bing Yu

Associate Professor
Genetic Medicine, Central Clinical School

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Research interests

A/Prof Bing Yu is a Molecular Geneticist and his research focuses on the identification of functional DNA variants involving gene-environment interaction and contributing to complex disease.

Selected grants

2010

  • Systems biology: New generation DNA sequencing to functional analysis; Trent R, Waterhouse P, Dawes I, Paulsen I, Henry, R, Crossley P, Bergguist P, Janitz M, Arthur J, Reichardt J, Packer N, Yu B, Scott R, Wade C; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF).
  • Looking for abnormal gene expression in ALS spinal cords using next-generation sequencing; Pamphlett R, Yu B; Motor Neurone Disease Research Institute of Australia/Motor Neurone Disease Research Grants.

2008

  • Transcriptional regulation of gene expression: Dietary sialic acid interaction in brain cognitive development; Wang B, Brand-Miller J, Denyer G, Yu B; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2007

  • NanoDrop-1000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, Toshiba Notebook Computer (T2400); Yu B, Trent R; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2006

  • Pharmacogenetics of Tissue Androgen Activation; Handelsman D, Reichardt J, Yu B, Seibel M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2004

  • The role of sialic acid in infant nutrition and brain development; Wang B, Brand-Miller J, Yu B, McGreevy P; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Discovering genes which modify human physical performance; Trent R, Yu B, North K, Easteal S, Gulbin J, Hahn A; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).

2001

  • Molecular pathology of familial cardiomyopathy; Yu B; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Newly Appointed Staff (NAS).

2000

  • The androgen receptor and its role in cardiac hypertrophy; Yu B; National Heart Foundation/Research Grant.

Selected publications

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Books

  • Yu, B., Hinchcliffe, M. (2011). In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery. New York: Humana Press.

Book Chapters

  • Yu, B. (2014). Setting Up Next-Generation Sequencing in the Medical Laboratory. In Ronald Trent (Eds.), Methods in Molecular Biology: Vol 1168, Clinical Bioinformatics, (pp. 195-206). New York, United States: Springer Science + Business Media.
  • Yu, B., Zhang, C. (2011). In Silico PCR Analysis. In Bing Yu & Marcus Hinchcliffe (Eds.), In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery, (pp. 91-107). New York: Humana Press.
  • Dong, C., Yu, B. (2011). Mutation Surveyor: An In Silico Tool for Sequencing Analysis. In Bing Yu & Marcus Hinchcliffe (Eds.), In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery, (pp. 223-237). New York: Humana Press.
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2010). Genetics of Athletic Performance. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, (pp. 1-8).
  • Yu, B., Sawyer, N., Chiu, C., Underhill, P. (2006). DNA Mutation Detection Using UNIT 7.10 Denaturing High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (DHPLC). In Dracopoli NC, Haines JL, Korf BR, Morton CC, Seidman CE, Seidman JG, and Smith D (Eds.), Current Protocols in Human Genetics, (pp. 7.10.1-7.10.14). John Wiley & Sons.

Journals

  • Pamphlett, R., Cheong, P., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2013). Can ALS-Associated C9orf72 Repeat Expansions be Diagnosed on a Blood DNA Test Alone? PLoS One, 8(7), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Cooper, W., Yu, B., Yip, P., Ng, C., Lum, T., Farzin, M., Trent, R., Mercorella, B., Clarkson, A., Kohonen-Corish, M., Horvath, L., Kench, J., McCaughan, B., Gill, A., O'Toole, S. (2013). EGFR mutant-specific immunohistochemistry has high specificity and sensitivity for detecting targeted activating EGFR mutations in lung adenocarcinoma. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(9), 744-748. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2013). In silico interpretation of the splicing code and estimating the abundance of expressed mRNA isoforms. Human Mutation, 34(4). [More Information]
  • Yip, P., Yu, B., Cooper, W., Selinger, C., Ng, C., Kennedy, C., Kohonen-Corish, M., McCaughan, B., Trent, R., Boyer, M., Kench, J., Horvath, L., O'Toole, S. (2013). Patterns of DNA mutations and ALK Rearrangement in Resected Node Negative Lung Adenocarcinoma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 8(4), 408-414. [More Information]
  • Chan, K., O'Connell, R., Sullivan, D., Hoffmann, L., Rajamani, K., Whiting, M., Donoghoe, M., Vanhala, M., Hamer, A., Yu, B., Stocker, R., Ng, M., Keech, A. (2013). Plasma total bilirubin levels predict amputation events in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the fenofibrate intervention and event lowering in diabetes (field) study. Diabetologia: clinical and experimental diabetes and metabolism, 56(4), 724-736. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., O'Toole, S., Scolyer, R., Cooper, C., Chan, B., Selinger, C., Yu, B., Carmalt, H., Mak, C., Tse, G., Lee, C., et al (2013). Recent insights into the molecular pathogenesis of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 496-505. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Luquin, N., Yu, B. (2012). An approach to finding brain-situated mutations in sporadic Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 18(1), 82-85. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Cheong, P., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2012). Transmission of C9orf72 hexanucleotide repeat expansions in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: an Australian trio study. NeuroReport, 23(9), 556-559. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Luquin, N., Yu, B. (2011). Looking for differences in copy number between blood and brain in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle and Nerve, 44(4), 492-498. [More Information]
  • Sandhu, S., McKenzie, P., Yu, B., Chua, E. (2011). Phaeochromocytoma, Neurofibromatosis and Gastrointestinal stromal tumour: Just a random event? Internal Medicine Journal, 41(2), 212-213. [More Information]
  • Yu, B., Fey, P., Kestin-Pilcher, K., Federov, A., Prakash, A., Chisholm, R., Wu, J. (2011). Spliceosomal genes in the D. discoideum genome: a comparison with those in H. sapiens, D. melanogaster, A. thaliana and S. cerevisiae. Protein and Cell, 2(5), 395-409. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Yu, B. (2011). Using case-parent trios to look for rare de novo genetic variants in adult-onset neurodegenerative diseases. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 197(2), 297-301. [More Information]
  • Xu, M., Bi, Y., Xu, Y., Yu, B., Huang, Y., Gu, L., Wu, Y., Zhu, X., Li, M., Wang, T., et al (2010). Combined effects of 19 common variations on type 2 diabetes in Chinese: results from two community-based studies. PLoS One, 5(11), e14022-1-e14022-10. [More Information]
  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2010). DHPLC can be used to detect low-level mutations in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 11(40210), 76-82. [More Information]
  • Morahan, J., Morahan, J., Yu, B., Yu, B., Trent, R., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R., Pamphlett, R. (2009). A genome-wide analysis of brain DNA methylation identifies new candidate genes for sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 10(5-6), 418-429. [More Information]
  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Saunderson, R., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2009). Genetic variants in the promoter of TARDBP in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neuromuscular Disorders, 19(10), 696-700. [More Information]
  • Trent, R., Yu, B. (2009). The future of genetic research in exercise science and sports medicine. Medicine and Sport Science, 54, 187-195. [More Information]
  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Trent, R., Morahan, J., Pamphlett, R. (2008). An analysis of the entire SOD1 gene in sporadic ALS. Neuromuscular Disorders, 18(7), 545-552. [More Information]
  • Le, H., Hinchcliffe, M., Yu, B., Trent, R. (2008). Computer-assisted reading of DNA sequences. Methods in molecular medicine, 141(Clinical Bioinformatics), 177-197. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2008). In silico gene discovery. Methods in molecular medicine, 141, 1-22. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2008). Role of In Silico Tools in Gene Discovery. Molecular Biotechnology, DOI 10.1007/s12033-008-9134-8(41 (3)), 296-306. [More Information]
  • Xiang, J., Li, X., Xu, M., Hong, J., Huang, Y., Tan, J., Lu, X., Dai, M., Yu, B., Ning, G. (2008). Zinc Transporter-8 Gene (SLC30A8) Is Associated with Type 2 Diabetes in Chinese. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 93(10), 4107-4112. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). A comparison of the lengths of androgen receptor triplet repeats in brain and blood in motor neuron diseases. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 267, 125-128. [More Information]
  • Sun, H., Wang, Y., Ma, X., Pei, F., Sun, H., Zhang, Y., Yu, B. (2007). A method of oligochip for single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping in the promoter region of the interleukin-1 beta gene and its clinical application. Oligonucleotides, 17(3), 336-344.
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Are enteroviral receptors different in sporadic motor neuron disease? Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 8(1), 26-30. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Yu, B., Karim, M., Hu, H., Sun, Y., McGreevy, P., Petocz, P., Held, S., Brand-Miller, J. (2007). Dietary sialic acid supplementation improves learning and memory in piglets. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 85(2), 561-569. [More Information]
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Genetic susceptibility to environmental toxicants in ALS. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 144B (7), 885-890. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Low yield in screening patients with sporadic motor neuron disease for Kennedy disease. Internal Medicine Journal, 37(11), 772-774. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Hu, H., Yu, B., Troy II, F. (2007). Molecular characterization of pig UDP-N-acetylglucosamine-2-epimerase/N- acetylmannosamine kinase (Gne) gene: Effect of dietary sialic acid supplementation on gene expression in piglets. Current Topics in Nutraceutical Research: an international scientific journal for decision makers in nutraceutical industry, 5(4), 165-176.
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2006). A gene-environment study of the paraoxonase 1 gene and pesticides in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. NeuroToxicology, 28(3), 532-540. [More Information]
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2006). Are metallothionein genes silenced in ALS? Toxicology Letters, 168(1), 83-87. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Hu, H., Yu, B. (2006). Molecular characterization of pig ST8Sia IV - a critical gene for the formation of neural cell adhesion molecule and its response to sialic acid supplement in piglets. Nutritional Neuroscience, 9(3-4), 147-154. [More Information]
  • Makris, A., Xu, B., Yu, B., Thornton, C., Hennessy, A. (2006). Placental deficiency of interleukin-10 (IL-10) in preeclampsia and its relationship to an IL10 promoter polymorphism. Placenta, 27, 445-451. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Yu, B., Karim, M., Hu, H., Sun, Y., McGreevy, P., Petocz, P., Held, S., Brand-Miller, J. (2006). Sialic acid: a novel nutrient that enhances learning and memory. Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology, 18(supplement), S23-S23.
  • Wu, J., Kar, A., Kuo, D., Yu, B., Havlioglu, N. (2006). SRp54 (SFRS11), a regulator for tau exon 10 alternative splicing identified by an expression cloning strategy. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 26(18), 6739-6747. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2006). The unique expression profile of the androgen receptor gene in a rat model of neonatal cardiac hypertrophy. Pathology, 38(2), 142-144. [More Information]
  • Yu, B., Sawyer, N., Caramins, M., Yuan, Z., Saunderson, R., Pamphlett, R., Richmond, D., Jeremy, R., Trent, R. (2005). Denaturing high performance liquid chromatography: high throughput mutation screening in familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and SNP genotyping in motor neurone disease. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(5), 479-485. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Ma, X., Sun, S., Sun, Y., Yu, B. (2005). Development of an oligochip for genotyping human leukocyte antigen-B51 and its clinical application. Genetic Testing, 9(4), 292-296.
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2005). Screening the metallothionein III gene in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 6(2), 115-117. [More Information]
  • Henderson, J., Withford-Cave, J., Duffy, D., Cole, S., Sawyer, N., Gulbin, J., Hahn, A., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2005). The EPAS1 gene influences the aerobic-anaerobic contribution in elite endurance athletes. Human Genetics, 118(03-Apr), 416-423. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2004). A Polymorphism In The Poliovirus Receptor Gene Differs In Motor Neuron Disease. NeuroReport, 15(2), 383-386.
  • Trent, R., Yu, B., Caramins, M. (2004). Challenges For Clinical Genetic DNA Testing. Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics, 4(2), 201-208.
  • Gopinath, B., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2004). Molecular Characterisation Of Neonatal Cardiac Hypertrophy And Its Regression. Cardiology in the Young, 14(5), 498-505.
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2004). Present And Prospective Applications Of Genetic Dna Testing (Part I). Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics, 6(5), 447-450.
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2004). Present And Prospective Applications Of Genetic Dna Testing (Part II). Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics, 6(6), 538-541.
  • Yu, B. (2004). What Is The Value Of Mutation Identification In Familial Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy? answer. IUBMB Life, 56(5), 281-283.
  • Orange, S., Painter, D., Horvath, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Hennessy, A. (2003). Placental endothelial nitric oxide synthase localization and expression in normal human pregnancy and pre-eclampsia. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology, 30(5-6), 376-381.
  • Brown, L., Singh, L., Sale, K., Yu, B., Trent, R., Fajer, P., Hambly, B. (2002). Functional and spectroscopic studies of a familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation in Motif X of cardiac myosin binding protein-C. European Biophysics Journal, 31(5), 400-408. [More Information]
  • Dedic, J., Weiss, A., Yu, B., Trent, R., Katahira, J., Urban, Z. (2001). A novel elastin gene mutation (1281delC) in a family with supravalvular aortic stenosis: a mutation cluster within exon 20. Human Mutation, 17, 81-81.
  • Yu, B., Handelsman, D. (2001). Pharmacogenetic polymorphisms of the AR and metabolism and susceptibility to hormone-induced azoospermia. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 86, 4406-4411.
  • Trent, R., He, H., Yu, B., Young, G., Bowden, D. (2000). DNA testing for haemochromatosis: diagnostic, predictive and screening implications. Pathology, 32, 274-279.

Reference Works

  • Trent, R., Yu, B., Caramins, M. (2004). Introduction of molecular genetics and genomics into clinical practice. In Fuchs J, Podda M, Goethe JW (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Genomics and Proteomics. (pp. 676-681). New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • Trent, R., Caramins, M., Yu, B. (2004). Separation techniques – Capillary electrophoresis. In Fuchs J and Podda M, Goethe JW (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Genomics and Proteomics. (pp. 210-215). New York: Marcel Dekker.

2014

  • Yu, B. (2014). Setting Up Next-Generation Sequencing in the Medical Laboratory. In Ronald Trent (Eds.), Methods in Molecular Biology: Vol 1168, Clinical Bioinformatics, (pp. 195-206). New York, United States: Springer Science + Business Media.

2013

  • Pamphlett, R., Cheong, P., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2013). Can ALS-Associated C9orf72 Repeat Expansions be Diagnosed on a Blood DNA Test Alone? PLoS One, 8(7), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Cooper, W., Yu, B., Yip, P., Ng, C., Lum, T., Farzin, M., Trent, R., Mercorella, B., Clarkson, A., Kohonen-Corish, M., Horvath, L., Kench, J., McCaughan, B., Gill, A., O'Toole, S. (2013). EGFR mutant-specific immunohistochemistry has high specificity and sensitivity for detecting targeted activating EGFR mutations in lung adenocarcinoma. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(9), 744-748. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2013). In silico interpretation of the splicing code and estimating the abundance of expressed mRNA isoforms. Human Mutation, 34(4). [More Information]
  • Yip, P., Yu, B., Cooper, W., Selinger, C., Ng, C., Kennedy, C., Kohonen-Corish, M., McCaughan, B., Trent, R., Boyer, M., Kench, J., Horvath, L., O'Toole, S. (2013). Patterns of DNA mutations and ALK Rearrangement in Resected Node Negative Lung Adenocarcinoma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 8(4), 408-414. [More Information]
  • Chan, K., O'Connell, R., Sullivan, D., Hoffmann, L., Rajamani, K., Whiting, M., Donoghoe, M., Vanhala, M., Hamer, A., Yu, B., Stocker, R., Ng, M., Keech, A. (2013). Plasma total bilirubin levels predict amputation events in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the fenofibrate intervention and event lowering in diabetes (field) study. Diabetologia: clinical and experimental diabetes and metabolism, 56(4), 724-736. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., O'Toole, S., Scolyer, R., Cooper, C., Chan, B., Selinger, C., Yu, B., Carmalt, H., Mak, C., Tse, G., Lee, C., et al (2013). Recent insights into the molecular pathogenesis of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 496-505. [More Information]

2012

  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Luquin, N., Yu, B. (2012). An approach to finding brain-situated mutations in sporadic Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 18(1), 82-85. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Cheong, P., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2012). Transmission of C9orf72 hexanucleotide repeat expansions in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: an Australian trio study. NeuroReport, 23(9), 556-559. [More Information]

2011

  • Yu, B., Zhang, C. (2011). In Silico PCR Analysis. In Bing Yu & Marcus Hinchcliffe (Eds.), In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery, (pp. 91-107). New York: Humana Press.
  • Yu, B., Hinchcliffe, M. (2011). In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery. New York: Humana Press.
  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Luquin, N., Yu, B. (2011). Looking for differences in copy number between blood and brain in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle and Nerve, 44(4), 492-498. [More Information]
  • Dong, C., Yu, B. (2011). Mutation Surveyor: An In Silico Tool for Sequencing Analysis. In Bing Yu & Marcus Hinchcliffe (Eds.), In Silico Tools for Gene Discovery, (pp. 223-237). New York: Humana Press.
  • Sandhu, S., McKenzie, P., Yu, B., Chua, E. (2011). Phaeochromocytoma, Neurofibromatosis and Gastrointestinal stromal tumour: Just a random event? Internal Medicine Journal, 41(2), 212-213. [More Information]
  • Yu, B., Fey, P., Kestin-Pilcher, K., Federov, A., Prakash, A., Chisholm, R., Wu, J. (2011). Spliceosomal genes in the D. discoideum genome: a comparison with those in H. sapiens, D. melanogaster, A. thaliana and S. cerevisiae. Protein and Cell, 2(5), 395-409. [More Information]
  • Pamphlett, R., Morahan, J., Yu, B. (2011). Using case-parent trios to look for rare de novo genetic variants in adult-onset neurodegenerative diseases. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 197(2), 297-301. [More Information]

2010

  • Xu, M., Bi, Y., Xu, Y., Yu, B., Huang, Y., Gu, L., Wu, Y., Zhu, X., Li, M., Wang, T., et al (2010). Combined effects of 19 common variations on type 2 diabetes in Chinese: results from two community-based studies. PLoS One, 5(11), e14022-1-e14022-10. [More Information]
  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2010). DHPLC can be used to detect low-level mutations in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 11(40210), 76-82. [More Information]
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2010). Genetics of Athletic Performance. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, (pp. 1-8).

2009

  • Morahan, J., Morahan, J., Yu, B., Yu, B., Trent, R., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R., Pamphlett, R. (2009). A genome-wide analysis of brain DNA methylation identifies new candidate genes for sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 10(5-6), 418-429. [More Information]
  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Saunderson, R., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2009). Genetic variants in the promoter of TARDBP in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neuromuscular Disorders, 19(10), 696-700. [More Information]
  • Trent, R., Yu, B. (2009). The future of genetic research in exercise science and sports medicine. Medicine and Sport Science, 54, 187-195. [More Information]

2008

  • Luquin, N., Yu, B., Trent, R., Morahan, J., Pamphlett, R. (2008). An analysis of the entire SOD1 gene in sporadic ALS. Neuromuscular Disorders, 18(7), 545-552. [More Information]
  • Le, H., Hinchcliffe, M., Yu, B., Trent, R. (2008). Computer-assisted reading of DNA sequences. Methods in molecular medicine, 141(Clinical Bioinformatics), 177-197. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2008). In silico gene discovery. Methods in molecular medicine, 141, 1-22. [More Information]
  • Yu, B. (2008). Role of In Silico Tools in Gene Discovery. Molecular Biotechnology, DOI 10.1007/s12033-008-9134-8(41 (3)), 296-306. [More Information]
  • Xiang, J., Li, X., Xu, M., Hong, J., Huang, Y., Tan, J., Lu, X., Dai, M., Yu, B., Ning, G. (2008). Zinc Transporter-8 Gene (SLC30A8) Is Associated with Type 2 Diabetes in Chinese. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 93(10), 4107-4112. [More Information]

2007

  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). A comparison of the lengths of androgen receptor triplet repeats in brain and blood in motor neuron diseases. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 267, 125-128. [More Information]
  • Sun, H., Wang, Y., Ma, X., Pei, F., Sun, H., Zhang, Y., Yu, B. (2007). A method of oligochip for single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping in the promoter region of the interleukin-1 beta gene and its clinical application. Oligonucleotides, 17(3), 336-344.
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Are enteroviral receptors different in sporadic motor neuron disease? Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 8(1), 26-30. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Yu, B., Karim, M., Hu, H., Sun, Y., McGreevy, P., Petocz, P., Held, S., Brand-Miller, J. (2007). Dietary sialic acid supplementation improves learning and memory in piglets. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 85(2), 561-569. [More Information]
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Genetic susceptibility to environmental toxicants in ALS. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 144B (7), 885-890. [More Information]
  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2007). Low yield in screening patients with sporadic motor neuron disease for Kennedy disease. Internal Medicine Journal, 37(11), 772-774. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Hu, H., Yu, B., Troy II, F. (2007). Molecular characterization of pig UDP-N-acetylglucosamine-2-epimerase/N- acetylmannosamine kinase (Gne) gene: Effect of dietary sialic acid supplementation on gene expression in piglets. Current Topics in Nutraceutical Research: an international scientific journal for decision makers in nutraceutical industry, 5(4), 165-176.

2006

  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2006). A gene-environment study of the paraoxonase 1 gene and pesticides in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. NeuroToxicology, 28(3), 532-540. [More Information]
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2006). Are metallothionein genes silenced in ALS? Toxicology Letters, 168(1), 83-87. [More Information]
  • Yu, B., Sawyer, N., Chiu, C., Underhill, P. (2006). DNA Mutation Detection Using UNIT 7.10 Denaturing High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (DHPLC). In Dracopoli NC, Haines JL, Korf BR, Morton CC, Seidman CE, Seidman JG, and Smith D (Eds.), Current Protocols in Human Genetics, (pp. 7.10.1-7.10.14). John Wiley & Sons.
  • Wang, B., Hu, H., Yu, B. (2006). Molecular characterization of pig ST8Sia IV - a critical gene for the formation of neural cell adhesion molecule and its response to sialic acid supplement in piglets. Nutritional Neuroscience, 9(3-4), 147-154. [More Information]
  • Makris, A., Xu, B., Yu, B., Thornton, C., Hennessy, A. (2006). Placental deficiency of interleukin-10 (IL-10) in preeclampsia and its relationship to an IL10 promoter polymorphism. Placenta, 27, 445-451. [More Information]
  • Wang, B., Yu, B., Karim, M., Hu, H., Sun, Y., McGreevy, P., Petocz, P., Held, S., Brand-Miller, J. (2006). Sialic acid: a novel nutrient that enhances learning and memory. Trends in Glycoscience and Glycotechnology, 18(supplement), S23-S23.
  • Wu, J., Kar, A., Kuo, D., Yu, B., Havlioglu, N. (2006). SRp54 (SFRS11), a regulator for tau exon 10 alternative splicing identified by an expression cloning strategy. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 26(18), 6739-6747. [More Information]
  • Gopinath, B., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2006). The unique expression profile of the androgen receptor gene in a rat model of neonatal cardiac hypertrophy. Pathology, 38(2), 142-144. [More Information]

2005

  • Yu, B., Sawyer, N., Caramins, M., Yuan, Z., Saunderson, R., Pamphlett, R., Richmond, D., Jeremy, R., Trent, R. (2005). Denaturing high performance liquid chromatography: high throughput mutation screening in familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and SNP genotyping in motor neurone disease. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(5), 479-485. [More Information]
  • Wang, Y., Ma, X., Sun, S., Sun, Y., Yu, B. (2005). Development of an oligochip for genotyping human leukocyte antigen-B51 and its clinical application. Genetic Testing, 9(4), 292-296.
  • Morahan, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2005). Screening the metallothionein III gene in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration, 6(2), 115-117. [More Information]
  • Henderson, J., Withford-Cave, J., Duffy, D., Cole, S., Sawyer, N., Gulbin, J., Hahn, A., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2005). The EPAS1 gene influences the aerobic-anaerobic contribution in elite endurance athletes. Human Genetics, 118(03-Apr), 416-423. [More Information]

2004

  • Saunderson, R., Yu, B., Trent, R., Pamphlett, R. (2004). A Polymorphism In The Poliovirus Receptor Gene Differs In Motor Neuron Disease. NeuroReport, 15(2), 383-386.
  • Trent, R., Yu, B., Caramins, M. (2004). Challenges For Clinical Genetic DNA Testing. Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics, 4(2), 201-208.
  • Trent, R., Yu, B., Caramins, M. (2004). Introduction of molecular genetics and genomics into clinical practice. In Fuchs J, Podda M, Goethe JW (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Genomics and Proteomics. (pp. 676-681). New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • Gopinath, B., Trent, R., Yu, B. (2004). Molecular Characterisation Of Neonatal Cardiac Hypertrophy And Its Regression. Cardiology in the Young, 14(5), 498-505.
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2004). Present And Prospective Applications Of Genetic Dna Testing (Part I). Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics, 6(5), 447-450.
  • Yu, B., Trent, R. (2004). Present And Prospective Applications Of Genetic Dna Testing (Part II). Chinese Journal of Contemporary Pediatrics, 6(6), 538-541.
  • Trent, R., Caramins, M., Yu, B. (2004). Separation techniques – Capillary electrophoresis. In Fuchs J and Podda M, Goethe JW (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Diagnostic Genomics and Proteomics. (pp. 210-215). New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • Yu, B. (2004). What Is The Value Of Mutation Identification In Familial Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy? answer. IUBMB Life, 56(5), 281-283.

2003

  • Orange, S., Painter, D., Horvath, J., Yu, B., Trent, R., Hennessy, A. (2003). Placental endothelial nitric oxide synthase localization and expression in normal human pregnancy and pre-eclampsia. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology, 30(5-6), 376-381.

2002

  • Brown, L., Singh, L., Sale, K., Yu, B., Trent, R., Fajer, P., Hambly, B. (2002). Functional and spectroscopic studies of a familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy mutation in Motif X of cardiac myosin binding protein-C. European Biophysics Journal, 31(5), 400-408. [More Information]

2001

  • Dedic, J., Weiss, A., Yu, B., Trent, R., Katahira, J., Urban, Z. (2001). A novel elastin gene mutation (1281delC) in a family with supravalvular aortic stenosis: a mutation cluster within exon 20. Human Mutation, 17, 81-81.
  • Yu, B., Handelsman, D. (2001). Pharmacogenetic polymorphisms of the AR and metabolism and susceptibility to hormone-induced azoospermia. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 86, 4406-4411.

2000

  • Trent, R., He, H., Yu, B., Young, G., Bowden, D. (2000). DNA testing for haemochromatosis: diagnostic, predictive and screening implications. Pathology, 32, 274-279.

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