Huiyan Huang

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Instructor, Department of Pediatrics



  • BS, Fudan University2005
  • PhD, Stony Brook University2010

Recent Publications view all (14)

  1. Normal sleep bouts are not essential for C. elegans survival and FoxO is important for compensatory changes in sleep. BMC Neurosci. 2018;19(1):10. PMCID:PMC5845181  PMID:29523076 
  2. Genome-Wide Screen for Genes Involved in Caenorhabditis elegans Developmentally Timed Sleep. G3 (Bethesda). 2017. PMID:28743807 
  3. Combining Human Epigenetics and Sleep Studies in Caenorhabditis elegans: A Cross-Species Approach for Finding Conserved Genes Regulating Sleep. Sleep. 2017;40(6). PMID:28431118 
  4. Measuring Caenorhabditis elegans Sleep During the Transition to Adulthood Using a Microfluidics-based System. Bio Protoc. 2017;7(6). PMCID:PMC5616178  PMID:28966950 
  5. A Conserved GEF for Rho-Family GTPases Acts in an EGF Signaling Pathway to Promote Sleep-like Quiescence in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2016;202(3):1153-66. PMCID:PMC4788115  PMID:26801183 
  6. C. elegans lifespan extension by osmotic stress requires FUdR, base excision repair, FOXO, and sirtuins. Mech Ageing Dev. 2016;154:30-42. PMCID:PMC4789167  PMID:26854551 
  7. Do C. elegans sleep? A closer look. Sleep. 2013;36(3):307-8. PMCID:PMC3571757  PMID:23450901 
  8. Visualizing mitochondrial lipids and fusion events in Mammalian cells. Methods Cell Biol. 2012;108:131-45. PMCID:PMC3722243  PMID:22325601 
  9. piRNA-associated germline nuage formation and spermatogenesis require MitoPLD profusogenic mitochondrial-surface lipid signaling. Dev Cell. 2011;20(3):376-87. PMCID:PMC3061402  PMID:21397848 
  10. A phosphatidic acid binding/nuclear localization motif determines lipin1 function in lipid metabolism and adipogenesis. Mol Biol Cell. 2010;21(18):3171-81. PMCID:PMC2938383  PMID:20660155 
  11. A quantitative assay for mitochondrial fusion using Renilla luciferase complementation. Mitochondrion. 2010;10(5):559-66. PMCID:PMC2922018  PMID:20488258 
  12. A novel cell-free mitochondrial fusion assay amenable for high-throughput screenings of fusion modulators. BMC Biol. 2010;8:100. PMCID:PMC2919466  PMID:20659315 
  13. Lipid signaling on the mitochondrial surface. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2009;1791(9):839-44. PMCID:PMC2749073  PMID:19540356 
  14. Monitoring insulin-stimulated production of signaling lipids at the plasma membrane. Methods Mol Biol. 2009;590:61-70. PMID:19763497 
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