Publications

  • Erica P. Cai, Yuki Ishikawa, Wei Zhang, Nayara C. Leite, Jian Li, Shurong Hou, Badr Kiaf, Jeffinder Hollister-Lock, Nese Kurt Yilmaz, Celia A. Schiffer, Douglas A. Melton, Stephan Kissler, and Peng Yi. 7/27/2020. Genome scale in vivo CRISPR screen identifies RNLS  as a target for beta cell protection in type 1 diabetes. Nature Metabolism. 7/27/2020 Sep;2(9):934-945, PMID: 32719542. doi:10.1038/s42255-020-0254-1.
  • Jun Shirakawa, Megan Fernandez, Tomozumi Takatani, Abdelfattah El Ouaamari, Prapaporn Jungtrakoon, Erin R Okawa, Wei Zhang, Peng Yi, Alessandro Doria, and Rohit N Kulkarni. 4/4/2017. Insulin Signaling Regulates the FoxM1/PLK1/CENP-A Pathway to Promote Adaptive Pancreatic Beta Cell Proliferation. Cell Metab. 4/4/2017 Apr 4;25(4):868-882.e5. PMID: 28286049. doi:10.1016/j.cmet.4/4/2017.02.004.
  • Aaron R. Cox, Ornella Barrandon, Erica P. Cai, Jacqueline S. Rios, Julia Chavez, Claire W Bonnyman, Carol J. Lam, Peng Yi, Douglas A. Melton, and Jake A. Kushner. 7/13/2016. Resolving Discrepant Findings on ANGPTL8 in β-Cell Proliferation: A Collaborative Approach to Resolving the Betatrophin Controversy.  PLOS One. 7/13/2016, Jul 13;11(7): e0159276. eCollection 7/13/2016. PMID: 27410263. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0159276.
  • Peng Yi, Aaron N. Johnson, Zhe Han, Jiang Wu, and Eric N. Olson. 11/11/2008. Heterotrimeric G Proteins Regulate a Non-canonical Function of Septate Junction Proteins to Maintain Cardiac Integrity in Drosophila. Dev Cell, 11/11/2008, Nov 11 PMID: 19000835 15 (5), Pp. 704-713. doi:10.1016/j.devcel.11/11/2008.10.001.
  • Peng Yi, Zhe Han, Xiumin Li, and Eric N. Olson. 9/1/2006. The Mevalonate Pathway Controls Heart Formation in Drosophila by Isoprenylation of G{gamma}1. Science, 9/1/2006 Sep 1;313(5791):1301-3. Epub 9/1/2006 Jul 20. JPMID: 16857902 313 (5791), Pp. 1301-1303. doi:10.1126/science.1127704.