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profileLiang Tao

TitleResearch Fellow in Surgery (EXT)
InstitutionBoston Children's Hospital
AddressChildren's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Zhang S, Berntsson RP, Tepp WH, Tao L, Johnson EA, Stenmark P, Dong M. Structural basis for the unique ganglioside and cell membrane recognition mechanism of botulinum neurotoxin DC. Nat Commun. 2017 Nov 21; 8(1):1637. PMID: 29158482.
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  2. Tao L, Peng L, Berntsson RP, Liu SM, Park S, Yu F, Boone C, Palan S, Beard M, Chabrier PE, Stenmark P, Krupp J, Dong M. Engineered botulinum neurotoxin B with improved efficacy for targeting human receptors. Nat Commun. 2017 07 03; 8(1):53. PMID: 28674381.
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  3. Tao L, Zhang J, Meraner P, Tovaglieri A, Wu X, Gerhard R, Zhang X, Stallcup WB, Miao J, He X, Hurdle JG, Breault DT, Brass AL, Dong M. Frizzled proteins are colonic epithelial receptors for C. difficile toxin B. Nature. 2016 Oct 20; 538(7625):350-355. PMID: 27680706.
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  4. Tao LY, He XD, Xiu DR. Hepatitis B virus is associated with the clinical features and survival rate of patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol. 2016 Dec; 40(6):682-687. PMID: 27282820.
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  5. Tao L, Biswas I. Degradation of SsrA-tagged proteins in streptococci. Microbiology. 2015 Apr; 161(Pt 4):884-94. PMID: 25645948; PMCID: PMC4857447.
  6. Peng L, Adler M, Demogines A, Borrell A, Liu H, Tao L, Tepp WH, Zhang SC, Johnson EA, Sawyer SL, Dong M. Widespread sequence variations in VAMP1 across vertebrates suggest a potential selective pressure from botulinum neurotoxins. PLoS Pathog. 2014 Jul; 10(7):e1004177. PMID: 25010769; PMCID: PMC4092145.
  7. Tao L, Biswas I. ClpL is required for folding of CtsR in Streptococcus mutans. J Bacteriol. 2013 Feb; 195(3):576-84. PMID: 23204456; PMCID: PMC3554016.
  8. Xu Q, Tao LY, Wu Q, Gao F, Zhang FL, Yuan L, He XD. Prevalences of and risk factors for biliary stones and gallbladder polyps in a large Chinese population. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Jun; 14(6):373-81. PMID: 22568413; PMCID: PMC3384861.
  9. Gu YC, He XD, Yu JC, Kang WM, Tao LY, Wu Q. [Metabolism-related risk factors of cholelithiasis among Beijing residents: a case-control study]. Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao. 2012 Feb; 34(1):38-40. PMID: 22737717.
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  10. Tao L, Chattoraj P, Biswas I. CtsR regulation in mcsAB-deficient Gram-positive bacteria. J Bacteriol. 2012 Mar; 194(6):1361-8. PMID: 22247503; PMCID: PMC3294867.
  11. Wu Q, He XD, Yu L, Liu W, Tao LY. The metabolic syndrome and risk factors for biliary tract cancer: a case-control study in China. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012; 13(5):1963-9. PMID: 22901155.
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  12. Wu Q, Liu CZ, Tao LY, Yu L, Liu W, Chen SS, He XD. The clinicopathological and prognostic impact of 14-3-3 protein isoforms expression in human cholangiocarcinoma by immunohistochemistry. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012; 13(4):1253-9. PMID: 22799314.
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  13. Wu X, Wang Y, Tao L. Sulfhydryl compounds reduce Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation by inhibiting PIA biosynthesis. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2011 Mar; 316(1):44-50. PMID: 21204926.
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  14. He XD, Liu W, Tao LY, Cai L, Zhou L, Qu Q. Gender-specific prognostic markers of patients with gallbladder cancer after surgical resection. Am Surg. 2010 Nov; 76(11):1269-74. PMID: 21140697.
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  15. Tao LY, Cai L, He XD, Liu W, Qu Q. Comparison of serum tumor markers for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma. Am Surg. 2010 Nov; 76(11):1210-3. PMID: 21140686.
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  16. Tao L, Wu X, Sun B. Alternative sigma factor sigmaH modulates prophage integration and excision in Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS Pathog. 2010 May 13; 6(5):e1000888. PMID: 20485515; PMCID: PMC2869324.
  17. Tao LY, He XD, Qu Q, Cai L, Liu W, Zhou L, Zhang SM. Risk factors for intrahepatic and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a case-control study in China. Liver Int. 2010 Feb; 30(2):215-21. PMID: 19840244.
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  18. Tao LY, He XD, Cai L, Liu W, Ji WJ, Zhao L, Zhang SM. [Case-control study of risk factors in cholangiocarcinoma]. Zhonghua Zhong Liu Za Zhi. 2009 Oct; 31(10):759-63. PMID: 20021829.
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  19. He XD, Liu W, Tao LY, Zhang ZH, Cai L, Zhang SM. [Clinical value of "Kou mode of hepatic hilar anastomosis" in resection of type III or IV hepatic hilar cholangiocarcinoma]. Zhonghua Zhong Liu Za Zhi. 2009 Aug; 31(8):626-9. PMID: 20021953.
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