1. Hu S*, Wang X*, Shan G#. Insertion of an Alu element in an lncRNA leads to primate specific modulation of alternative splicing. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2016; Online. [PDFSupp.]

2. Waqas A, Shan G#. Uptake and Reaction of C. elegans to Environmental RNAs. Non-coding RNAs and Inter-kingdom Communication. Springer International Publishing, 2016; pp117-124. [PDF]

3. Rashid F, Shah A, Shan G#. Long Non-coding RNAs in the Cytoplasm. Genomics, proteomics & bioinformatics. 2016; 14(2):73-80. [PDF]

4. Yu B, Shan G#. Functions of long noncoding RNAs in the nucleus. Nucleus. 2016; 7(2):155-66. [PDF]

5. Hu S, Shan G#. LncRNAs in stem cells. Stem Cells Int. 2016; 2016:2681925. [PDF]

6. Zhou Y, Xu F, Tao F, Feng D, Ling B, Qian L, Yang X, Wang Q, Wang H, Zhao W, Cheng Y, Shan G, Kalvakolanu DV, Xiao W#. GRIM-19 Restores Cervical Cancer Cell Senescence by Repressing hTERT Transcription. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2016; 36(8):506-15. [PubMed]

7. Li G, Wu X, Qian W, Cai H, Sun X, Zhang W, Tan S, Wu Z, Qian P, Ding K, Lu X, Zhang X, Yan H, Song H, Guang S, Wu Q, Lobie PE, Shan G, Zhu T#. CCAR1 5' UTR as a natural miRancer of miR-1254 overrides tamoxifen resistance. Cell Res. 2016; 26(6):655-73. [PubMed]


1. Huang C, Wang X, Liu X, Cao S, Shan Ge#. RNAi pathway participates in chromosome segregation in mammalian cells. Cell Discov. 2015; 1:15029. [PDF]

2. Chen L, Huang C, Wang X, Shan Ge#. Circular RNAs in Eukaryotic Cells. Curr Genomics. 2015; 16(5):312-8. [PDF]

3. Chen L, Shan Ge#. Circular RNAs remain peculiarly unclear in biogenesis and function. Sci China Life Sci. 2015; 58(6):616-8. [PDF]

4. Huang C, Shan Ge#. What happens at or after transcription: Insights into circRNA biogenesis and function. Transcription. 2015; 6(4): 61-64. [PDF]

5. Chen L, Rashid F, Shah A, Awan HM, Wu M, Liu A, Wang J, Zhu T, Luo Z, Shan Ge#. The isolation of an RNA aptamer targeting to p53 protein with single amino acid mutation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015; 112(32):10002-7. [PDF, Supp.]

6. Li Z*, Huang C*, Bao C*, Chen L, Lin M, Wang X, Zhong G, Yu B, Hu W, Dai L, Zhu P, Chang Z, Wu Q, Zhao Y, Jia Y, Xu P, Liu H, Shan G#. Exon-Intron circular RNAs regulate transcription in the nucleus. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2015; 22(3):256-64.. [PDF, Supp.][Highlighted in Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology][Science Editor's Choice]

7. Dai L, Huang C, Chen L, Shan G, Li Z#.Altered expression of microRNAs in the response to ER stress. Science Bulletin. 2015; 60(2):202-209. [PDF]


1. Deng L, Shang L, Bai S, Chen J, He X, Trevino RM, Chen S, Li X, Meng X, Yu B, Wang X, Liu Y, McDermott SP, Ariazi AE, Ginestier C, Ibarra I, Ke J, Luther TK, Clouthier SG, Xu L, Shan G, Song E, Yao H, Hannon GJ, Weiss SJ, Wicha MS, Liu S#. microRNA100 inhibits self-renewal of breast cancer stem-like cells and breast tumor development. Cancer Res. 2014 Nov 15;74(22):6648-60. [Epub ahead of print] [PubMed]

2. Cai J, Yin G, Lin B, Wang X, Liu X, Chen X, Yan D, Shan G, Qu J, Wu S#. Roles of NFκB-miR-29s-MMP-2 circuitry in experimental choroidal neovascularization. J. Neuroinflammation. 2014; 11:88. doi: 10.1186/1742-2094-11-88. [PubMed]

3. Kuang XL, Liu F, Chen H, Li Y, Liu Y, Xiao J, Shan G, Li M, Snider BJ, Qu J, Barger SW, Wu S#. Reductions of the components of the calreticulin/calnexin quality-control system by proteasome inhibitors and their relevance in a rodent model of Parkinson's disease. J Neurosci Res. 2014; 92(10):1319-29. [PubMed]

4. Shan G#, Guang S. Chinese worm community made delightful wiggles in Hefei September 6 to September 8, 2013. Sci China Life Sci. 2013 Sep 27. [PDF]

5. Tian H, Cao YX, Zhang XS, Liao WP, Yi YH, Lian J, Liu L, Huang HL, Liu WJ, Yin MM, Liang M, Shan G, Sun F#. The targeting and functions of miRNA-383 are mediated by FMRP during spermatogenesis. Cell Death Dis. 2013; 4:e617. [PubMed]

6, LF Meng, L Chen, ZY Li, ZX Wu, G Shan#. Environmental RNA interference in animals. Chinese Science Bulletin, 2013; 58(35):4418-4425. [PDF]

7, Meng L, Chen L, Li Z, Wu ZX, Shan G#. Roles of MicroRNAs in the Caenorhabditis elegans Nervous System. J Genet Genomics. 2013; 40(9):445-452. [PDF]

10, Yang L, Meng Y, Bao C, Liu W, Ma C, Li A, Xuan Z, Shan G#, Jia Y#. Robustness and backbone motif of a cancer network regulated by miR-17-92 cluster during the G1/S transition. PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e57009. [PDF]


1, Liu H*, Wang X*, Wang HD, Wu J, Ren J, Meng L, Wu Q, Dong H, Wu J, Kao TY, Ge Q, Wu ZX, Yuh CH, Shan G#. Escherichia coli noncoding RNAs can affect gene expression and physiology of Caenorhabditis elegans. Nature Communications, 2012, 25 (3): 1073. doi: 10.1038/ncomms2071.[PDF,Supp.][Highlighted in Nature Reviews Genetics][Highlighted in Nature Reviews Microbiology]

2, Hu S, Wu J, Chen L, Shan G#. Signals from noncoding RNAs: Unconventional roles for conventional pol III transcripts. The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology, 2012; 44(11): 1847-51. doi: 10.1016/j.biocel.2012.07.013. [PDF]

3, LIN Mei, WU Jing, SHAN Ge#. Noncoding RNAs: different roles in tumorigenesis. Chinese Science Bulletin, 2012; 57(9): 959-965. doi: 10.1007/s11434-011-4917-x. [PDF]

4, Gong J, Tong Y, Zhang HM, Wang K, Hu T, Shan G, Sun J, Guo AY. Genome-wide identification of SNPs in microRNA genes and the SNP effects on microRNA target binding and biogenesis. Human Mutation, 2012; 33(1): 254-63. doi: 10.1002/humu.21641. [PDF]

5, Luo Y*, Shan G*, Guo W*, Smrt RD, Johnson EB, Li X, Pfeiffer RL, Szulwach KE, Duan R, Barkho BZ, Li W, Liu C, Jin P, Zhao X. Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein Regulates Proliferation and Differentiation of Adult NeuralStem/ProgenitorCells. PLOS Genetics 2010, 6(4):e1000898. [PDF]

6, Ge Shan#. RNA interference as gene knockdown technique. The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology 2010, 42(8):1243-51. [PDF]

Before 2010

1, N. Shen*, J. Ko*, G. Xiao*, D. Wesolowski, G. Shan, B. Geller, M. Izadjoo, S. Altman. Inactivation of expression of several genes in a variety of bacterial species by the EGS technology. P.N.A.S., 2009,106(20): 8163-8. [PDF]

2, Shan G. and Jin P. RNA Interference to Treat Human Diseases. Volume 4 pp 241-251. In Wiley Encyclopedia of Chemical Biology. 2009, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken. [PDF]

3, G. Shan, Y. Li, Zhang J, Li W, Szulwach KE, Duan R, Faghihi MA, Khalil AM, Lu L, Paroo Z, Chan AW, Shi Z, Liu Q, Wahlestedt C, He C, Jin P. A small molecule enhances RNA interference and promotes microRNA processing. Nature Biotechnology. 2008, 26(8):933-40. [PDF,Supp.][Recommended in Faculy of 1000]

4, G. Shan, Walthall WW. Copulation in C. elegans requires a nuclear hormone receptor. Developmental Biology. 2008, 322(1):11-20. [PDF]

5, G. Shan, S. Xu, P. Jin. FXTAS: a bad RNA and a hope for a cure. Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy. 2008, 8(3):249-53. [PDF]

6, D. C. Zarnescu, G. Shan, S. T. Warren, P. Jin. Come FLY with us: toward understanding fragile X syndrome. Genes, Brain and Behavior. 2005, 4(6):385-92. [PDF]

7, Shan G, Kim K, Li C, Walthall WW. Convergent genetic programs regulate similarities and differences between related motor neuron classes in Caenorhabditis elegans. Developmental Biology. 2005, 280(2):494-503. [PDF]

8, Xu H, Yang Z, Cui N, Giwa LR, Abdulkadir L, Patel M, Sharma P, Shan G, Shen W, Jiang C. Molecular determinants for the distinct pH sensitivity of Kir1.1 and Kir4.1 channels. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2000, 279(5):C1464-71. [PDF]

9, Shan G,Gao A, Kuang Y, Yang X, Dong Q, Zhao F, Zhang M, Wang Y, Kamada M., Yan Y. Immune response and antifertility of female rats following mucosal immunization with recombinant Salmonella dublin and recombinant Vaccinia virus expressing YAL-198 fusion proteins. Reproduction & Contraception. 1999, 19(2):85-95.


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