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Public Health

Ph.D., University of Vermont, 1994, Biology

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Email: guiyuny@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
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Li, J, Wang, X, Zhang, G, Githure, JI, Yan, G, & James, AA (2013). Genome-block expression-assisted association studies discover malaria resistance genes in Anopheles gambiae. PNAS USA 110(51), 20675-20680.

Chang, X, Zhong, D, Fang, Q, Hartsel, J, Zhou, G, Shi, L, Fang, F, Zhu, C and Yan, G (2014). Multiple resistances and complex mechanisms of Anopheles sinensis mosquito: a major obstacle to mosquito-borne diseases control and elimination in China. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 8(5):e2889.

Zhu, G, Zhong, D, Cao, J, Zhou, H, Li, J, Liu, Y, Bai, L, Xu, S, Wang, MH, Zhou, G, Chang, X, Gao, Q and Yan, G (2014). Transcriptome profiling of pyrethroid resistant and susceptible mosquitoes in the malaria vector, Anopheles sinensis. BMC Genomics 15:448.

Wanjala, CL, Mbugi, JP, Ototo, E, Gesuge, M, Afrane, YA, Atieli, HE, Zhou, G, Githeko, AK and Yan, G (2015). Pyrethroid and DDT Resistance and Organophosphate Susceptibility among Anopheles spp. Mosquitoes, Western Kenya. Emerg Infect Dis 21:2178-81.

Neafsey, DE, Waterhouse, RM, Abai, MR, Aganezov, SS, Alekseyev, MA, Allen, JE, Amon, J, Arca, B, Arensburger, P, Artemov, G, Assour, LA, Basseri, H, Berlin, A, Birren, BW, Blandin, SA, Brockman, AI, Burkot, T………. Yan, G,……. Zwiebel, LJ and Besansky, NJ (2015). Mosquito genomics. Highly evolvable malaria vectors: the genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes. Science 347(6217):1258522.

Chen, XG, Jiang X, Gu J, Xu M, Wu Y, Deng Y, Zhang C, Bonizzoni M, Dermauw W, Vontas J, Armbruster P, Huang X, Yang Y, Zhang H, He W, Peng H, Liu Y, Wu K, Chen J, Lirakis M, Topalis P, Van Leeuwen T, Hall AB, Jiang X, Thorpe C, Mueller RL, Sun C, Waterhouse RM, Yan G, Tu ZJ, Fang X and James AA (2015). Genome sequence of the Asian Tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus, reveals insights into its biology, genetics, and evolution. PNAS USA 112(44):E5907-E5915.

Gunalan, K, E Lo, JB Hostetler, D Yewhalaw, J Mu, DE Neafsey, G Yan and LH Miller (2016). "The role of Plasmodium vivax Duffy binding protein 1 in invasion of Duffy null Africans." PNAS USA 113(22):6271-6.
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