E-mail: yudandan@mail.kiz.ac.cn

Education and Professional Appointments
2017.1 - Present: Associate Professor, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan, China.
2008.1 - 2016.12: Research Assistant, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan, China.
2005.8 - 2007.12: Research Assistant, Department of Swine Infectious Diseases, Shanghai Veterinary Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Shanghai, China.
2002.9 - 2005.6: B.A., Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Publications:

First author:

1. Xu Ling#, Yu Dandan#, Fan Yu, Peng Li, Wu Yong, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2016.
Loss of RIG-I leads to a functional replacement with MDA5 in the Chinese tree shrew.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113: 10950-10955.

2. Yu Dandan, Wu Yong, Xu Ling, Fan Yu, Peng Li, Xu Min, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2016.
Identification and characterization of toll-like receptors (TLRs) in the Chinese tree shrew (Tupaia belangeri chinensis).
Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 60: 127-138.

3. Yu Dandan, Xu Ling, Liu Xiao-Hong, Fan Yu, Lv Long-Bao, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2014.
Diverse interleukin-7 mRNA transcripts in Chinese tree shrew (Tupaia belangeri chinensis).
PLoS One, 9(6): e99859.

4. Yu Dandan, Xu Ling, Peng Li, Chen Shi-Yi, Liu Yi-Ping, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2014.
Genetic variations of mitochondrial antiviral signaling gene (MAVS) in domestic chickens.
Gene, 545(2): 226-232.

5. Yu Dandan, Jia Xiaoyun, Zhang A-Mei, Li S, Zou Y, Zhang Q, Yao Y-G*. 2010.
Mitochondrial DNA sequence variation and haplogroup distribution in Chinese patients with LHON and m.14484T>C.
PLoS ONE, 5(10): e13426.

6. Yu Dandan, Jia Xiaoyun, Zhang A-Mei, Guo Xiangming, Zhang Ya-Ping, Zhang Qingjiong, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2010.
Molecular characterization of six Chinese families with m.3460G>A and Leber hereditary optic neuropathy.
Neurogenetics, 11(3): 349-356.

7. Yu Dandan, Lv Jian, Sun Zhi, Zheng Haihong, Lu Jiaqi, Yuan Shishan*. 2009.
Reverse genetic manipulation of the overlapping coding regions for structural proteins of the type II porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus.
Virology, 383(1): 22-31.

Corresponding author:

1. Lu Jun, Zou Yang, Xu Ling, Yang Run-Xiang, Fan Yu, Zhang Wen, Yu Dandan*, Yao Y-G. 2014.
IDH1 p.R132 mutations may not be actively involved in the carcinogenesis of hepatocellular carcinoma.
Medical Science Monitor, 20: 247-254.

Others:

1. Xu Ling, Yu Dandan, Peng Li, Fan Yu, Chen Jiaqi, Zheng Yong-Tang, Wang Chen, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2015.
Characterization of a MAVS ortholog from the Chinese tree shrew (Tupaia belangeri chinensis).
Developmental and Comparative Immunology, 52(1): 58-68.

2. Fan Yu, Yu Dandan, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2014.
Tree shrew database (TreeshrewDB): a genomic knowledge base for the Chinese tree shrew.
Scientific Reports, 4: 7145.

3. Feng Ze-Qing, Cheng Yang, Yang Hui-Ling, Zhu Qing, Yu Dandan, Liu Yi-Ping*. 2015.
Molecular characterization, tissue distribution and expression analysis of TRIM25 in Gallus gallus domesticus.
Gene, 561(1): 138-147.

4. Wang Dong, Xu Ling, Lv Li, Su Ling-Yan, Fan Yu, Zhang Deng-Feng, Bi Rui, Yu Dandan, Zhang Wen, Li Xiao-An, Li Yu-Ye, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2015.
Association of the LRRK2 genetic polymorphisms with leprosy in Han Chinese from Southwest China.
Genes and Immunity, 16(2): 112-119.

5. Bi Rui, Zhang Wen, Yu Dandan, Li Xiao, Wang Hui-Zhen, Hu Qiu-Xiang, Zhang Chen, Lu Weihong, Ni Jianliang, Fang Yiru, Li Tao, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2015.
Mitochondrial DNA haplogroup B5 confers genetic susceptibility to Alzheimer's disease in Han Chinese.
Neurobiology of Aging, 36(3): 1604.e7.

6. Bi Rui, Tang Jinsong, Zhang Wen, Li Xiao, Chen Shi-Yi, Yu Dandan, Chen Xiaogang, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2016.
Mitochondrial genome variations and functional characterization in Han Chinese families with schizophrenia.
Schizophrenia Research, 171(1-3): 200-206.

7. Li Wen-Liang*, Xiao Mei-Sheng, Zhang Deng-Feng, Yu Dandan, Yang Run-Xiang, Li Xiao-Yan, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2014.
Mutation and expression analysis of the IDH1, IDH2, DNMT3A, and MYD88 genes in colorectal cancer.
Gene, 546(2): 263-270.

8. Guo Hao#, Zhuang Xin-Ying#, Zhang A-Mei, Zhang Wen, Yuan Yong, Guo Li, Yu Dandan, Liu Juan, Yang Da-Kuan, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2012.
Presence of mutation m.14484T>C in a Chinese family with maternally inherited essential hypertension but no expression of LHON.
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Basis of Disease, 1822(10): 1535-1543.

9. Zhang A-Mei, Bandelt Hans-Juergen, Jia Xiaoyun, Zhang Wen, Li Shiqiang, Yu Dandan, Wang Dong, Zhuang Xin-Ying, Zhang Qingjiong, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2011.
Is Mitochondrial tRNA(phe) Variant m.593T > C a Synergistically Pathogenic Mutation in Chinese LHON Families with m. 11778G > A?
PLoS One, 6(10): e26511.

10. Bi Rui, Zhang A-Mei, Yu Dandan, Chen Diana, Yao Yong-Gang*. 2010.
Screening the three LHON primary mutations in the general Chinese population by using an optimized multiplex allele-specific PCR.
Clinica Chimica Acta, 411(21-22): 1671-1674.

11. Li Chengjun, Yu Kangzhen, Tian Guobin, Yu Dandan, Liu Linling, Jing Bo, Ping Jihui, Chen Hualan*. 2005.
Evolution of H9N2 influenza viruses from domestic poultry in Mainland China.
Virology, 340(1): 70-83.

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