Chongguang Yang, PhD, MSc

Postdoctoral Associate in Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

Research Organizations

Yale University: Yale School of Medicine: School of Public Health

Selected Publications

  • Yang C, Luo T, Shen X, Wu J, Gan M, Xu P, Wu Z, Lin S, Tian J, Liu Q, Yuan Z, Mei J, DeRiemer K, Gao Q (2016).Transmission of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Shanghai, China: a retrospective observational study using whole-genome sequencing and epidemiological investigation. Lancet Infect Dis.doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30418-2.
  • Yang C, Shen X, Peng Y, Lan R, Zhao Y, Long B, et al. Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in China: A Population-Based Molecular Epidemiologic Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2015;10.1093/cid/civ255.
  • Yang C, Luo T, Sun G, Qiao K, Deriemer K, Mei J, Gao Q (2012). Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing Strains Favor Transmission but Not Drug Resistance in China. Clin Infect Dis 55(9): 1179-87
  • Luo T*, Yang C*, Peng Y, Lu L, Sun G, Wu J, Jin X, Hong J, Li F, Jian M, DeRiemer K, Gao Q (2014). Whole-genome sequencing to detect recent transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in settings with a high burden of tuberculosis. Tuberculosis 94(4), 434–440 (* Co-authors)
  • Peng Y*, Yang C*, Li X, Luo T, Li F, Gao Q (2013). Multiple samples improve the sensitivity for detection of mixed Mycobacterium infections. Tuberculosis 94(5), 548-550. (*Co-authors)
  • Sun G, Luo T, Yang C, Dong X, Li J, Zhu Y, Zheng H, Tian W, Wang S, Barry CE, Mei J, Gao Q (2012). Dynamic population changes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis during acquisition and fixation of drug resistance in patients. J Infect Dis 206 (11): 1724-33
  • Lan R*, Yang C*, Lan L, Ou J, Qiao K, Liu F, Gao Q (2011). Mycobacterium tuberculosis and non-tuberculous mycobacteria isolates from HIV-infected patients in Guangxi, China. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15(12): 1669-75 (*Co-author)
  • Luo T, Yang C, Gagneux S, Gicquel B, Mei J, Gao Q (2012). Combination of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism and Variable-Number Tandem Repeats for Genotyping a Homogenous Population of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing Strains in China. J Clin Microbiol 50(3): 633-9

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