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Weimin Liu, M.D., M.S.

Weimin Liu, M.D., M.S.

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Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

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510A Johnson Pavillion
3610 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-5041
Fax: 215-573-8976
Education:
M.D. (Medicine)
Sichuan Medical College (merged to Sichuan University), 1984.
M.S. (Medical Virology)
Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Preventive Medicine (now named Chinese Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), 1990.
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Selected Publications

Sundararaman SA, Liu W, Keele BF, Learn GH, Bittinger K, Mouacha F, Ahuka-Mundeke S, Manske M, Sherrill-Mix S, Li Y, Malenke JA, Delaporte E, Laurent C, Mpoudi Ngole E, Kwiatkowski DP, Shaw GM, Rayner JC, Peeters M, Sharp PM, Bushman FD, Hahn BH.: Plasmodium falciparum-like parasites infecting wild apes in southern Cameroon do not represent a recurrent source of human malaria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 23(110): 7020-5, Apr 2013.

Li Y, Ndjango JB, Learn GH, Ramirez M, Keele BF, Bibollet-Ruche F, Liu W, Easlick JL, Decker JM, Rudicell RS, Inogwabini BI, Ahuka-Mundeke S, Leendertz FH, Reynolds V, Muller MN, Chancellor RL, Rundus AS, Simmons N, Worobey M, Shaw GM, Peeters M, Sharp PM, Hahn BH.: Eastern Chimpanzees, but not Bonobos, Represent a Simian Immunodeficiency Virus Reservoir. J Viol. 86(19): 10776-91, Oct 2012.

Terio KA, Kinsel MJ, Raphael J, Mlengeya T, Lipende I, Kirchhoff CA, Gilagiza B, Wilson ML, Kamenya S, Estes JD, Keele BF, Rudicell RS, Liu W, Patton S, Collins A, Hahn BH, Travis DA, Lonsdorf EV.: Pathologic lesions in chimpanzees (Pan trogylodytes schweinfurthii) from Gombe National Park, Tanzania, 2004-2010. J Zoo Wildl Med. 42(4): 597-607, Dec 2011.

Sharp PM, Liu W, Learn GH, Rayner JC, Peeters M, Hahn BH.: Source of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 108(38): E744-5, Sep 2011.

Asmal M, Hellmann I, Liu W, Keele BF, Perelson AS, Bhattacharya T, Gnanakaran S, Daniels M, Haynes BF, Korber BT, Hahn BH, Shaw GM, Letvin NL.: A signature in HIV-1 envelope leader peptide associated with transition from acute to chronic infection impacts envelope processing and infectivity. PLoS One. 6(8): e23673, Aug 2011.

Franco D, Liu W, Gardiner DF, Hahn BH, Ho DD.: CD40L-containing virus-like particle as a candidate HIV-1 vaccine targeting dendritic cells. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 56(5): 393-400, Apr 2011.

Rayner JC, Liu W, Peeters M, Sharp PM, Hahn BH.: A plethora of Plasmodium species in wild apes: a source of human infection? Trends Parasitol. 27(5): 222-9, Feb 2011.

Liu W, Li Y, Learn GH, Rudicell RS, Robertson JD, Keele BF, Ndjango JB, Sanz CM, Morgan DB, Locatelli S, Gonder MK, Kranzusch PJ, Walsh PD, Delaporte E, Mpoudi-Ngole E, Georgiev AV, Muller MN, Shaw GM, Peeters M, Sharp PM, Rayner JC, Hahn BH: Origin of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum in gorillas. Nature. 467(7314): 420-5, Sept 2010.

Bjork A, Liu W, Wertheim JO, Hahn BH, Worobey M. : Evolutionary history of chimpanzees inferred from complete mitochondrial genomes. Mol Biol Evol. 28(1): 615-23, Jan 2011.

Ichikawa K, Liu W, Wang Z, Liu D, Zhao L, Zhang H, Mountz JD, Koopman WJ, Kimberly R and Zhou T: Tumoricidal activity in the absence of hepatocyte cytotoxicity of a novel anti-human DR5 monoclonal antibody. Nat Med. 7(8): 954-60, Aug 2001 Notes: Ichikawa K. and Liu W. contributed equally to this work.

Ichikawa K, Liu W, Fleck M, Zhang H, Zhao L, Ohtsuka T, Wang Z, Liu D, Mountz JD, Ohtsuki M, Koopman WJ, Kimberly R and Zhou T: TRAIL-R2 (DR5) Mediates Apoptosis of Synovial Fibroblasts in Rheumatoid Arthritis. J Immunol. 171(2): 1061-9, Jul 2003 Notes: Ichikawa K. and Liu W. contributed equally to this work.

Van Heuverswyn F, Li Y, Neel C, Bailes E, Keele BF., Liu W, Loul S, Butel C, Liegeois F, Bienvenue Y, Ngolle EM, Sharp PM, Shaw GM, Delaporte E, Hahn BH and Peeters M: Human immunodeficiency viruses: SIV infection in wild gorillas. Nature 444(7116): 164, Nov 2006.

Wang B-Z, Liu W, Kang S-M, Huang C, Ye L, Sun Y, Li Y, Kothe DL, Pushko P, Dokland T, Smith G, Hahn BH and Compans RW: Incorporation of High Levels of Chimeric Human Immunodeficiency Virus Envelope Glycoproteins into Virus-Like Particles. J Virol. 81(20): 10969-78, Oct 2007.

Liu W, Worobey M, Li Y, Keele BF, Bibollet-Ruche F, Guo Y, Goepfert PA, Santiago ML, Ndjango J-B, Neel C, Clifford SL, Sanz C, Kamenya S, Wilson ML, Pusey AE, Gross-Camp N, Boesch C, Smith V, Zamma K, Huffman MA, Mitani JC, Watts DP, Peeters M, Shaw GM, Switzer WM, Sharp PM and Hahn BH: Molecular ecology and natural history of simian foamy virus infection in wild-living chimpanzees. PLoS Pathog. 4(7): e1000097, Jul 2008.

Liu W, Li Y, Peeters M, Rayner J, Sharp P, Shaw G and Hahn B: Single genome amplification and direct amplicon sequencing of plasmodium spp. DNA from ape fecal specimens. Nature Protocols. Sept 2010 Notes: doi:10.1038/nprot.2010.156.

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