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Hyun-Sik Yang, M.D.


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  1. K23AG062750 (YANG, HYUN-SIK) Apr 15, 2019 - Feb 29, 2024
    Immunogenetic contribution to the progression of preclinical Alzheimer's disease
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. AACF-17-505359 (YANG, HYUN-SIK) May 1, 2017 - Apr 30, 2019
    Alzheimer's Association
    Pathophysiologic link between TDP-43 pathology and Alzheimer’s disease
    Role: Principle Investigator

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  1. Yang HS, Zhang C, Carlyle BC, Zhen SY, Trombetta BA, Schultz AP, Pruzin JJ, Fitzpatrick CD, Yau WW, Kirn DR, Rentz DM, Arnold SE, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP, Tanzi RE. Plasma IL-12/IFN-? axis predicts cognitive trajectories in cognitively unimpaired older adults. Alzheimers Dement. 2022 Apr; 18(4):645-653. PMID: 34160128.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    
  2. Belloy ME, Eger SJ, Le Guen Y, Napolioni V, Deters KD, Yang HS, Scelsi MA, Porter T, James SN, Wong A, Schott JM, Sperling RA, Laws SM, Mormino EC, He Z, Han SS, Altmann A, Greicius MD. KL*VS heterozygosity reduces brain amyloid in asymptomatic at-risk APOE*4 carriers. Neurobiol Aging. 2021 05; 101:123-129. PMID: 33610961.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Chhatwal JP, Schultz AP, Dang Y, Ostaszewski B, Liu L, Yang HS, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Selkoe DJ. Plasma N-terminal tau fragment levels predict future cognitive decline and neurodegeneration in healthy elderly individuals. Nat Commun. 2020 11 27; 11(1):6024. PMID: 33247134.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Raghavan NS, Dumitrescu L, Mormino E, Mahoney ER, Lee AJ, Gao Y, Bilgel M, Goldstein D, Harrison T, Engelman CD, Saykin AJ, Whelan CD, Liu JZ, Jagust W, Albert M, Johnson SC, Yang HS, Johnson K, Aisen P, Resnick SM, Sperling R, De Jager PL, Schneider J, Bennett DA, Schrag M, Vardarajan B, Hohman TJ, Mayeux R. Association Between Common Variants in RBFOX1, an RNA-Binding Protein, and Brain Amyloidosis in Early and Preclinical Alzheimer Disease. JAMA Neurol. 2020 10 01; 77(10):1288-1298. PMID: 32568366.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Ouellette AR, Neuner SM, Dumitrescu L, Anderson LC, Gatti DM, Mahoney ER, Bubier JA, Churchill G, Peters L, Huentelman MJ, Herskowitz JH, Yang HS, Smith AN, Reitz C, Kunkle BW, White CC, De Jager PL, Schneider JA, Bennett DA, Seyfried NT, Chesler EJ, Hadad N, Hohman TJ, Kaczorowski CC. Cross-Species Analyses Identify Dlgap2 as a Regulator of Age-Related Cognitive Decline and Alzheimer's Dementia. Cell Rep. 2020 09 01; 32(9):108091. PMID: 32877673.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Dumitrescu L, Mahoney ER, Mukherjee S, Lee ML, Bush WS, Engelman CD, Lu Q, Fardo DW, Trittschuh EH, Mez J, Kaczorowski C, Hernandez Saucedo H, Widaman KF, Buckley R, Properzi M, Mormino E, Yang HS, Harrison T, Hedden T, Nho K, Andrews SJ, Tommet D, Hadad N, Sanders RE, Ruderfer DM, Gifford KA, Moore AM, Cambronero F, Zhong X, Raghavan NS, Vardarajan B, Pericak-Vance MA, Farrer LA, Wang LS, Cruchaga C, Schellenberg G, Cox NJ, Haines JL, Keene CD, Saykin AJ, Larson EB, Sperling RA, Mayeux R, Bennett DA, Schneider JA, Crane PK, Jefferson AL, Hohman TJ. Genetic variants and functional pathways associated with resilience to Alzheimer's disease. Brain. 2020 08 01; 143(8):2561-2575. PMID: 32844198.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  7. Yang HS, White CC, Klein HU, Yu L, Gaiteri C, Ma Y, Felsky D, Mostafavi S, Petyuk VA, Sperling RA, Ertekin-Taner N, Schneider JA, Bennett DA, De Jager PL. Genetics of Gene Expression in the Aging Human Brain Reveal TDP-43 Proteinopathy Pathophysiology. Neuron. 2020 08 05; 107(3):496-508.e6. PMID: 32526197.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  8. Rabin JS, Shirzadi Z, Swardfager W, MacIntosh BJ, Schultz A, Yang HS, Buckley RF, Gatchel JR, Kirn D, Pruzin JJ, Hedden T, Lipsman N, Rentz DM, Black SE, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP. Amyloid-beta burden predicts prospective decline in body mass index in clinically normal adults. Neurobiol Aging. 2020 09; 93:124-130. PMID: 32249013.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Schultz AP, Buckley RF, Hampton OL, Scott MR, Properzi MJ, Peña-Gómez C, Pruzin JJ, Yang HS, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP. Longitudinal degradation of the default/salience network axis in symptomatic individuals with elevated amyloid burden. Neuroimage Clin. 2020; 26:102052. PMID: 31711955.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  10. Rabin JS, Klein H, Kirn DR, Schultz AP, Yang HS, Hampton O, Jiang S, Buckley RF, Viswanathan A, Hedden T, Pruzin J, Yau WW, Guzmán-Vélez E, Quiroz YT, Properzi M, Marshall GA, Rentz DM, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP. Associations of Physical Activity and ß-Amyloid With Longitudinal Cognition and Neurodegeneration in Clinically Normal Older Adults. JAMA Neurol. 2019 Oct 01; 76(10):1203-1210. PMID: 31312836.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    
  11. Gatchel JR, Rabin JS, Buckley RF, Locascio JJ, Quiroz YT, Yang HS, Vannini P, Amariglio RE, Rentz DM, Properzi M, Donovan NJ, Blacker D, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Marshall GA. Longitudinal Association of Depression Symptoms With Cognition and Cortical Amyloid Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 08 02; 2(8):e198964. PMID: 31397865.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Sperling RA, Mormino EC, Schultz AP, Betensky RA, Papp KV, Amariglio RE, Hanseeuw BJ, Buckley R, Chhatwal J, Hedden T, Marshall GA, Quiroz YT, Donovan NJ, Jackson J, Gatchel JR, Rabin JS, Jacobs H, Yang HS, Properzi M, Kirn DR, Rentz DM, Johnson KA. The impact of amyloid-beta and tau on prospective cognitive decline in older individuals. Ann Neurol. 2019 02; 85(2):181-193. PMID: 30549303.
    Citations: 65     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Rabin JS, Yang HS, Schultz AP, Hanseeuw BJ, Hedden T, Viswanathan A, Gatchel JR, Marshall GA, Kilpatrick E, Klein H, Rao V, Buckley RF, Yau WW, Kirn DR, Rentz DM, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP. Vascular Risk and ß-Amyloid Are Synergistically Associated with Cortical Tau. Ann Neurol. 2019 02; 85(2):272-279. PMID: 30565287.
    Citations: 30     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Yang HS, Chhatwal JP, Xu J, White CC, Hanseeuw B, Rabin JS, Papp KV, Buckley RF, Schultz AP, Properzi MJ, Gatchel JR, Amariglio RE, Donovan NJ, Mormino EC, Hedden T, Marshall GA, Rentz DM, Johnson KA, De Jager PL, Sperling RA. An UNC5C Allele Predicts Cognitive Decline and Hippocampal Atrophy in Clinically Normal Older Adults. J Alzheimers Dis. 2019; 68(3):1161-1170. PMID: 30883345.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Sepulcre J, Grothe MJ, d'Oleire Uquillas F, Ortiz-Terán L, Diez I, Yang HS, Jacobs HIL, Hanseeuw BJ, Li Q, El-Fakhri G, Sperling RA, Johnson KA. Neurogenetic contributions to amyloid beta and tau spreading in the human cortex. Nat Med. 2018 12; 24(12):1910-1918. PMID: 30374196.
    Citations: 47     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  16. De Jager PL, Yang HS, Bennett DA. Deconstructing and targeting the genomic architecture of human neurodegeneration. Nat Neurosci. 2018 10; 21(10):1310-1317. PMID: 30258235.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Rabin JS, Schultz AP, Hedden T, Viswanathan A, Marshall GA, Kilpatrick E, Klein H, Buckley RF, Yang HS, Properzi M, Rao V, Kirn DR, Papp KV, Rentz DM, Johnson KA, Sperling RA, Chhatwal JP. Interactive Associations of Vascular Risk and ß-Amyloid Burden With Cognitive Decline in Clinically Normal Elderly Individuals: Findings From the Harvard Aging Brain Study. JAMA Neurol. 2018 09 01; 75(9):1124-1131. PMID: 29799986.
    Citations: 59     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Yang HS, Yu L, White CC, Chibnik LB, Chhatwal JP, Sperling RA, Bennett DA, Schneider JA, De Jager PL. Evaluation of TDP-43 proteinopathy and hippocampal sclerosis in relation to APOE e4 haplotype status: a community-based cohort study. Lancet Neurol. 2018 09; 17(9):773-781. PMID: 30093249.
    Citations: 47     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  19. Colorado RA, Matiello M, Yang HS, Rabinov JD, Patel A, Hirsch JA, Chavali R, Leslie-Mazwi TM. Progressive Neurological Decline with Deep Bilateral Imaging Changes: A Protean Presentation of Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae. Interv Neurol. 2018 Apr; 7(5):256-264. PMID: 29765395.
    Citations: 1     
  20. Ajayi T, Yang HS, Bhatia A. Active 46-year-old man with right-sided visual loss and no family history of stroke · Dx? J Fam Pract. 2017 Aug; 66(8):507-509. PMID: 28783770.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  21. Yang HS, White CC, Chibnik LB, Klein HU, Schneider JA, Bennett DA, De Jager PL. UNC5C variants are associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Neurol Genet. 2017 Aug; 3(4):e176. PMID: 28761931.
    Citations: 6     
  22. White CC, Yang HS, Yu L, Chibnik LB, Dawe RJ, Yang J, Klein HU, Felsky D, Ramos-Miguel A, Arfanakis K, Honer WG, Sperling RA, Schneider JA, Bennett DA, De Jager PL. Identification of genes associated with dissociation of cognitive performance and neuropathological burden: Multistep analysis of genetic, epigenetic, and transcriptional data. PLoS Med. 2017 04; 14(4):e1002287. PMID: 28441426.
    Citations: 39     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  23. Jordan JT, Yang HS, Narendra D, Plotkin SR. Teaching NeuroImages: brain mass with hilar adenopathy: the importance of histologic diagnosis. Neurology. 2014 May 06; 82(18):e161-2. PMID: 24799521.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Yang HS, Yoon C, Myung SK, Park SM. Effect of obesity on survival of women with epithelial ovarian cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2011 Dec; 21(9):1525-32. PMID: 22080892.
    Citations: 30     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  25. Yang HS, Kwon HG, Hong JH, Hong CP, Jang SH. The rubrospinal tract in the human brain: diffusion tensor imaging study. Neurosci Lett. 2011 Oct 17; 504(1):45-8. PMID: 21911039.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Yoon C, Yang HS, Jeon I, Chang Y, Park SM. Use of angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin-receptor blockers and cancer risk: a meta-analysis of observational studies. CMAJ. 2011 Oct 04; 183(14):E1073-84. PMID: 21876027.
    Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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