Jun Yu MD

Senior Research Scientist in Medicine (Cardiology)

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchStem Cell Center, YaleVascular Biology and Therapeutics ProgramInternal Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine: Yale Cardiovascular Research Center

Research Interests

Vascular Remodeling, Atherosclerosis, Angiogenesis/Arteriogenesis, Signaling Transduction more...


  • M.D., Capital University of Medical Sciences,Beijing, 1992

Selected Publications

  • Liu R, Jin Y, Tang W, Qin L, Zhang X, Tellides G, Hwa J, Yu J, Martin KA. TET2 is a master regulator of smooth muscle cell plasticity. Circulation. 2013 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Yu J*, Zhang Y, Zhang X, Rudic RD, Bauer PM, Altieri DC, Sessa WC. Endogenous endothelial derived nitric oxide negatively regulates the PDGF-survivin pathway during flow-dependent vascular remodeling. PLoS ONE. 2012; 7(2):e31495. PMCID: PMC3280303 (*corresponding author)
  • Yu J, Fernández-Hernando C, Suarez Y, Schleicher M, Hao Z, Wright PL, Kyriakides TR, Sessa WC. Reticulon 4B (Nogo-B) is critical for macrophage dependent inflammatory tissue repair. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009; 106(41):17511-6. PMCID: PMC2762666



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