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Wendy Wing-Heng Liu, M.D., Ph.D.


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  1. Liu WW, Chen A. Diagnosing Myasthenia Gravis with an Ice Pack. N Engl J Med. 2016 Nov 10; 375(19):e39. PMID: 27959645.
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  2. Liu WW, Mazor O, Wilson RI. Thermosensory processing in the Drosophila brain. Nature. 2015 Mar 19; 519(7543):353-7. PMID: 25739502.
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  3. Liu WW. Do you have the right guts? Obesity and the gut microbiome. Bariatric Times. 2015; 1(12):21-22.
  4. Liu WW, Wilson RI. Transient and specific inactivation of Drosophila neurons in vivo using a native ligand-gated ion channel. Curr Biol. 2013 Jul 08; 23(13):1202-8. PMID: 23770187; PMCID: PMC3725270.
  5. Liu WW, Wilson RI. Glutamate is an inhibitory neurotransmitter in the Drosophila olfactory system. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jun 18; 110(25):10294-9. PMID: 23729809; PMCID: PMC3690841.
  6. Yao N, Epstein AK, Liu WW, Sauer F, Yang N. Organic-inorganic interfaces and spiral growth in nacre. J R Soc Interface. 2009 Apr 06; 6(33):367-76. PMID: 18753125.
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  7. Liu WW, Goodhouse J, Jeon NL, Enquist LW. A microfluidic chamber for analysis of neuron-to-cell spread and axonal transport of an alpha-herpesvirus. PLoS One. 2008 Jun 18; 3(6):e2382. PMID: 18560518; PMCID: PMC2426917.
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.