Yanchun Li

Associate Professor
Biosciences Graduate Program Association
Publications
  1. Li YC, Chen Y, Du J. Critical roles of intestinal epithelial vitamin D receptor signaling in controlling gut mucosal inflammation. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2015 Apr; 148:179-83. View in: PubMed

  2. Kong J, Zhu X, Shi Y, Liu T, Chen Y, Bhan I, Zhao Q, Thadhani R, Li YC. VDR attenuates acute lung injury by blocking Ang-2-Tie-2 pathway and renin-angiotensin system. Mol Endocrinol. 2013 Dec; 27(12):2116-25. View in: PubMed

  3. Li YC. Vitamin D receptor signaling in renal and cardiovascular protection. Semin Nephrol. 2013 Sep; 33(5):433-47. View in: PubMed

  4. Li YC, Chen Y, Liu W, Thadhani R. MicroRNA-mediated mechanism of vitamin D regulation of innate immune response. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Oct; 144 Pt A:81-6. View in: PubMed

  5. Li YC. Vitamin D: roles in renal and cardiovascular protection. Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens. 2012 Jan; 21(1):72-9. View in: PubMed

  6. Li YC. Molecular mechanism of vitamin D in the cardiovascular system. J Investig Med. 2011 Aug; 59(6):868-71. View in: PubMed

  7. Li YC. Podocytes as target of vitamin D. Curr Diabetes Rev. 2011 Jan; 7(1):35-40. View in: PubMed

  8. Li YC. Renoprotective effects of vitamin D analogs. Kidney Int. 2010 Jul; 78(2):134-9. View in: PubMed

  9. Li YC. Vitamin D and diabetic nephropathy. Curr Diab Rep. 2008 Dec; 8(6):464-9. View in: PubMed

  10. Li YC. Inhibition of renin: an updated review of the development of renin inhibitors. Curr Opin Investig Drugs. 2007 Sep; 8(9):750-7. View in: PubMed

  11. Li YC, Qiao G, Uskokovic M, Xiang W, Zheng W, Kong J. Vitamin D: a negative endocrine regulator of the renin-angiotensin system and blood pressure. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2004 May; 89-90(1-5):387-92. View in: PubMed

  12. Li YC. Vitamin D regulation of the renin-angiotensin system. J Cell Biochem. 2003 Feb 01; 88(2):327-31. View in: PubMed

  13. Li YC, Kong J, Wei M, Chen ZF, Liu SQ, Cao LP. 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D(3) is a negative endocrine regulator of the renin-angiotensin system. J Clin Invest. 2002 Jul; 110(2):229-38. View in: PubMed

  14. Li YC, Bolt MJ, Cao LP, Sitrin MD. Effects of vitamin D receptor inactivation on the expression of calbindins and calcium metabolism. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Sep; 281(3):E558-64. View in: PubMed