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Hongmei Yang, Ph.D.

Hongmei Yang, Ph.D.

About Me

Ph.D. in Statistics, Aug, 2007 --North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
M.S in Statistics, May, 2003-- Univ. of Toledo, Toledo, OH
B.S in Mathematics, July, 1997--Central China Normal Univ.,Wuhan, P.R.C.

Academic Appointments
Research Associate Professor, Department of ...
Ph.D. in Statistics, Aug, 2007 --North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
M.S in Statistics, May, 2003-- Univ. of Toledo, Toledo, OH
B.S in Mathematics, July, 1997--Central China Normal Univ.,Wuhan, P.R.C.

Academic Appointments
Research Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics & Computational Biology, Univ. of Rochester

Faculty Appointments

Research Associate Professor - Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology (SMD)



PhD | N Carolina St Univ at Raleigh. Statistics. 2007

MS | Univ of Toledo. Statistics. 2003

BS | China-Central China Normal Univ/HuaZhong Normal. Mathematics. 1997


Longitudinal Data Analysis
Mixed-effect Models, including LMM, GLMM, NLME and NPME
Dimensional Reduction
PK PD Modeling


Journal Articles

Effect of HIV infection on plasma exposure to first-line TB drugs and target attainment in children.

Yang H, Antwi S, Maranchick N, Dompreh A, Amissah AK, Sly-Moore E, Martyn-Dickens C, Opoku T, Enimil A, Bosomtwe D, Ojewale O, Sarfo AD, Appiah AF, Kusi-Amponsah I, Dong SK, Osei Kuffour B, Morgan R, Alshaer MH, Peloquin CA, Kwara A

The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.. 2023 December 127 (12):931-937. Epub 1900 01 01.

Association of tenofovir diphosphate and lamivudine triphosphate concentrations with HIV and HBV viral suppression.

Lartey M, Ganu VJ, Tachi K, Yang H, Anderson PL, Langaee T, Ojewale O, Boamah I, Obo-Akwa A, Antwi K, Bushman LR, Ellison L, Kwara A

AIDS.. 2023 October 20 Epub 10/20/2023.

Motivation and accessing care among drug treatment court involved women: A sequential, mixed-methods approach.

Blank L, Bandyopadhyay S, Yang H, Williams G, Cerulli C, Verma S, Anson J, Connor M, Morse DS

Journal of community psychology.. 2023 October 4 Epub 10/04/2023.

Adequacy of WHO weight-band dosing and fixed-dose combinations for the treatment of TB in children.

Kwara A, Yang H, Martyn-Dickens C, Enimil A, Amissah AK, Ojewale O, Dompreh A, Bosomtwe D, Sly-Moore E, Opoku T, Appiah AF, Obeng R, Asiedu P, Maranchick N, Alshaer MH, Peloquin CA, Antwi S

The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.. 2023 May 127 (5):401-407. Epub 1900 01 01.

Deaf Weight Wise: A novel randomized clinical trial with Deaf sign language users.

Barnett S, Matthews K, DeWindt L, Sutter E, Samuel-Hodge C, Yang H, Pearson TA,

Obesity.. 2023 March 8 Epub 03/08/2023.

Global estimates and determinants of antituberculosis drug pharmacokinetics in children and adolescents: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.

Gafar F, Wasmann RE, McIlleron HM, Aarnoutse RE, Schaaf HS, Marais BJ, Agarwal D, Antwi S, Bang ND, Bekker A, Bell DJ, Chabala C, Choo L, Davies GR, Day JN, Dayal R, Denti P, Donald PR, Engidawork E, Garcia-Prats AJ, Gibb D, Graham SM, Hesseling AC, Heysell SK, Idris MI, Kabra SK, Kinikar A, Kumar AKH, Kwara A, Lodha R, Magis-Escurra C, Martinez N, Mathew BS, Mave V, Mduma E, Mlotha-Mitole R, Mpagama SG, Mukherjee A, Nataprawira HM, Peloquin CA, Pouplin T, Ramachandran G, Ranjalkar J, Roy V, Ruslami R, Shah I, Singh Y, Sturkenboom MGG, Svensson EM, Swaminathan S, Thatte U, Thee S, Thomas TA, Tikiso T, Touw DJ, Turkova A, Velpandian T, Verhagen LM, Winckler JL, Yang H, Yunivita V, Taxis K, Stevens J, Alffenaar JC,

The European respiratory journal.. 2023 March 61 (3)Epub 03/09/2023.

Stroke death in patients receiving radiation for head and neck cancer in the modern era.

Hardy SJ, Bandyopadhyay S, Yang H, Williams A, Gudina A, Cummings MA, Zhang H, Singh DP, Chen Y, Mohile NA, Janelsins MC, Milano MT

Frontiers in oncology.. 2023 13 :1111764. Epub 06/15/2023.

Increased risk of high-grade prostate cancer among testicular cancer survivors.

Zhang H, Yang H, Bandyopadhyay S, Milano MT, Fung C, Messing EM, Chen Y

PloS one.. 2022 17 (2):e0263573. Epub 02/14/2022.

Pharmacogenetic predictors of nevirapine pharmacokinetics in Ghanaian children living with HIV with or without TB coinfection.

Langaee T, Al-Shaer MH, Gong Y, Lima E, Antwi S, Enimil A, Dompreh A, Yang H, Alghamdi WA, Wiesner L, Peloquin CA, Kwara A

Infection, genetics and evolution : journal of molecular epidemiology and evolutionary genetics in infectious diseases.. 2021 August 92 :104856. Epub 04/08/2021.

Effect of malnutrition on the pharmacokinetics of anti-TB drugs in Ghanaian children.

Seneadza NAH, Antwi S, Yang H, Enimil A, Dompreh A, Wiesner L, Peloquin CA, Lartey M, Lauzardo M, Kwara A

The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.. 2021 January 125 (1):36-42. Epub 1900 01 01.

Risk of adverse pathological features for intermediate risk prostate cancer: Clinical implications for definitive radiation therapy.

Zhang H, Doucette C, Yang H, Bandyopadhyay S, Grossman CE, Messing EM, Chen Y

PloS one.. 2021 16 (7):e0253936. Epub 07/15/2021.

CD49a Identifies Polyfunctional Memory CD8 T Cell Subsets that Persist in the Lungs After Influenza Infection.

Reilly EC, Sportiello M, Emo KL, Amitrano AM, Jha R, Kumar ABR, Laniewski NG, Yang H, Kim M, Topham DJ

Frontiers in immunology.. 2021 12 :728669. Epub 09/09/2021.

Urinary tract infection stewardship: A urinary antibiogram and electronic medical record alert nudging narrower-spectrum antibiotics for urinary tract infections.

Laguio-Vila M, Staicu ML, Brundige ML, Alcantara J, Yang H, Lautenbach E, Dumyati G

Antimicrobial stewardship & healthcare epidemiology : ASHE.. 2021 1 (1):e8. Epub 06/29/2021.

Differences in influenza-specific CD4 T cell mediated immunity following acute infection versus inactivated vaccination in children.

Shannon I, White CL, Yang H, Nayak JL

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2020 October 19 Epub 10/19/2020.

S Protein-Reactive IgG and Memory B Cell Production after Human SARS-CoV-2 Infection Includes Broad Reactivity to the S2 Subunit.

Nguyen-Contant P, Embong AK, Kanagaiah P, Chaves FA, Yang H, Branche AR, Topham DJ, Sangster MY

mBio.. 2020 September 2511 (5)Epub 09/25/2020.

Pharmacokinetics of Efavirenz 600 mg Once Daily During Pregnancy and Post Partum in Ghanaian Women Living With HIV.

Lartey M, Kenu E, Lassey A, Ntumy M, Ganu V, Sam M, Boamah I, Gilani FS, Yang H, Burch GM, Norman J, Peloquin CA, Kwara A

Clinical therapeutics.. 2020 September 42 (9):1818-1825. Epub 08/15/2020.

Evidence That Blunted CD4 T-Cell Responses Underlie Deficient Protective Antibody Responses to Influenza Vaccines in Repeatedly Vaccinated Human Subjects.

Richards KA, Shannon I, Treanor JJ, Yang H, Nayak JL, Sant AJ

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2020 June 29222 (2):273-277. Epub 1900 01 01.

Implementing sequence-based antigenic distance calculation into immunological shape space model.

Anderson CS, Sangster MY, Yang H, Mariani TJ, Chaudhury S, Topham DJ

BMC bioinformatics.. 2020 June 1921 (1):256. Epub 06/19/2020.

T integrins CD103 and CD49a differentially support adherence and motility after resolution of influenza virus infection.

Reilly EC, Lambert Emo K, Buckley PM, Reilly NS, Smith I, Chaves FA, Yang H, Oakes PW, Topham DJ

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.. 2020 June 2117 (22):12306-12314. Epub 05/21/2020.

Solid and Hematologic Neoplasms After Testicular Cancer: A US Population-Based Study of 24?900 Survivors.

Milano MT, Dinh PC, Yang H, Zaid MA, Fossa SD, Feldman DR, Monahan PO, Travis LB, Fung C

JNCI cancer spectrum.. 2020 June 4 (3):pkaa017. Epub 03/17/2020.

Reducing Fluoroquinolone Use and Clostridioides difficile Infections in Community Nursing Homes Through Hospital-Nursing Home Collaboration.

Felsen CB, Dodds Ashley ES, Barney GR, Nelson DL, Nicholas JA, Yang H, Aydelotte ME, Karlic A, Nicholas NC, Petrone KK, Pine RD, Schabel SL, Medina-Walpole A, Dumyati GK

Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.. 2020 January 21 (1):55-61.e2. Epub 1900 01 01.

Recombinant HA-based vaccine outperforms split and subunit vaccines in elicitation of influenza-specific CD4 T cells and CD4 T cell-dependent antibody responses in humans.

Richards KA, Moritzky S, Shannon I, Fitzgerald T, Yang H, Branche A, Topham DJ, Treanor JJ, Nayak J, Sant AJ

NPJ vaccines.. 2020 5 :77. Epub 08/26/2020.

Measuring the Severity of Respiratory Illness in the First 2 Years of Life in Preterm and Term Infants.

Caserta MT, Yang H, Bandyopadhyay S, Qiu X, Gill SR, Java J, McDavid A, Falsey AR, Topham DJ, Holden-Wiltse J, Scheible K, Pryhuber G

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2019 November 214 :12-19.e3. Epub 07/31/2019.

Effect of First-Line Antituberculosis Therapy on Nevirapine Pharmacokinetics in Children Younger than Three Years Old.

Enimil A, Antwi S, Yang H, Dompreh A, Alghamdi WA, Gillani FS, Orstin A, Bosomtwe D, Opoku T, Norman J, Wiesner L, Langaee T, Peloquin CA, Court MH, Greenblatt DJ, Kwara A

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2019 October 63 (10)Epub 09/23/2019.

Broad Hemagglutinin-Specific Memory B Cell Expansion by Seasonal Influenza Virus Infection Reflects Early-Life Imprinting and Adaptation to the Infecting Virus.

Tesini BL, Kanagaiah P, Wang J, Hahn M, Halliley JL, Chaves FA, Nguyen PQT, Nogales A, DeDiego ML, Anderson CS, Ellebedy AH, Strohmeier S, Krammer F, Yang H, Bandyopadhyay S, Ahmed R, Treanor JJ, Martinez-Sobrido L, Golding H, Khurana S, Zand MS, Topham DJ, Sangster MY

Journal of virology.. 2019 April 1593 (8)Epub 04/03/2019.

Effect of Rifampin-Isoniazid-Containing Antituberculosis Therapy on Efavirenz Pharmacokinetics in HIV-Infected Children 3 to 14 Years Old.

Kwara A, Yang H, Antwi S, Enimil A, Gillani FS, Dompreh A, Ortsin A, Opoku T, Bosomtwe D, Sarfo A, Wiesner L, Norman J, Alghamdi WA, Langaee T, Peloquin CA, Court MH, Greenblatt DJ

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2019 January 63 (1)Epub 12/21/2018.

Neonatal gut and respiratory microbiota: coordinated development through time and space.

Grier A, McDavid A, Wang B, Qiu X, Java J, Bandyopadhyay S, Yang H, Holden-Wiltse J, Kessler HA, Gill AL, Huyck H, Falsey AR, Topham DJ, Scheible KM, Caserta MT, Pryhuber GS, Gill SR

Microbiome.. 2018 October 266 (1):193. Epub 10/26/2018.

Evaluation of the Adequacy of WHO Revised Dosages of the First-Line Antituberculosis Drugs in Children with Tuberculosis Using Population Pharmacokinetic Modeling and Simulations.

Horita Y, Alsultan A, Kwara A, Antwi S, Enimil A, Ortsin A, Dompreh A, Yang H, Wiesner L, Peloquin CA

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2018 September 62 (9)Epub 08/27/2018.

Effect of prior vaccination on carriage rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in older adults: A longitudinal surveillance study.

Branche AR, Yang H, Java J, Wiltse-Holden J, Topham DJ, Peasley M, Frost MR, Nahm MH, Falsey AR

Vaccine.. 2018 July 536 (29):4304-4310. Epub 06/02/2018.

T-Cell Responses in Adults During Natural Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection.

Roumanes D, Falsey AR, Quataert S, Secor-Socha S, Lee FE, Yang H, Bandyopadhyay S, Holden-Wiltse J, Topham DJ, Walsh EE

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2018 July 2218 (3):418-428. Epub 1900 01 01.


Wilson JL, Bandyopadhyay S, Yang H, Cerulli C, Morse DS

Criminal justice and behavior.. 2018 April 45 (4):447-467. Epub 11/07/2017.

Effect of Genetic Variation of on Isoniazid and and on Rifampin Pharmacokinetics in Ghanaian Children with Tuberculosis.

Dompreh A, Tang X, Zhou J, Yang H, Topletz A, Adu Ahwireng E, Antwi S, Enimil A, Langaee T, Peloquin CA, Court MH, Kwara A

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2018 March 62 (3)Epub 02/23/2018.

Antigenic cartography of H1N1 influenza viruses using sequence-based antigenic distance calculation.

Anderson CS, McCall PR, Stern HA, Yang H, Topham DJ

BMC bioinformatics.. 2018 February 1219 (1):51. Epub 02/12/2018.

Evaluation of the Adequacy of the 2010 Revised World Health Organization Recommended Dosages of the First-line Antituberculosis Drugs for Children: Adequacy of Revised Dosages of TB Drugs for Children.

Yang H, Enimil A, Gillani FS, Antwi S, Dompreh A, Ortsin A, Adu Awhireng E, Owusu M, Wiesner L, Peloquin CA, Kwara A

The Pediatric infectious disease journal.. 2018 January 37 (1):43-51. Epub 1900 01 01.

Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Titer via a Power Family of Four-Parameter Logistic Model.

Yang H, Holden-Wiltse J, Topham DJ, Treanor J

Journal of biopharmaceutical statistics.. 2018 28 (3):492-500. Epub 09/05/2017.

Natural and directed antigenic drift of the H1 influenza virus hemagglutinin stalk domain.

Anderson CS, Ortega S, Chaves FA, Clark AM, Yang H, Topham DJ, DeDiego ML

Scientific reports.. 2017 November 67 (1):14614. Epub 11/06/2017.

Viral Respiratory Infections in Preterm Infants during and after Hospitalization.

Caserta MT, Yang H, Gill SR, Holden-Wiltse J, Pryhuber G

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2017 March 182 :53-58.e3. Epub 12/30/2016.

Pharmacokinetics of the First-Line Antituberculosis Drugs in Ghanaian Children with Tuberculosis with or without HIV Coinfection.

Antwi S, Yang H, Enimil A, Sarfo AM, Gillani FS, Ansong D, Dompreh A, Orstin A, Opoku T, Bosomtwe D, Wiesner L, Norman J, Peloquin CA, Kwara A

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2017 February 61 (2)Epub 01/24/2017.

Antigenicity of the 2015-2016 seasonal H1N1 human influenza virus HA and NA proteins.

Clark AM, DeDiego ML, Anderson CS, Wang J, Yang H, Nogales A, Martinez-Sobrido L, Zand MS, Sangster MY, Topham DJ

PloS one.. 2017 12 (11):e0188267. Epub 11/16/2017.

Pharmacokinetics of First-Line Antituberculosis Drugs Using WHO Revised Dosage in Children With Tuberculosis With and Without HIV Coinfection.

Kwara A, Enimil A, Gillani FS, Yang H, Sarfo AM, Dompreh A, Ortsin A, Osei-Tutu L, Kwarteng Owusu S, Wiesner L, Norman J, Kurpewski J, Peloquin CA, Ansong D, Antwi S

Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society.. 2016 December 5 (4):356-365. Epub 05/26/2015.

Directed selection of influenza virus produces antigenic variants that match circulating human virus isolates and escape from vaccine-mediated immune protection.

DeDiego ML, Anderson CS, Yang H, Holden-Wiltse J, Fitzgerald T, Treanor JJ, Topham DJ

Immunology.. 2016 June 148 (2):160-73. Epub 03/30/2016.

Enhancing physical function in HIV-infected older adults: A randomized controlled clinical trial.

Shah KN, Majeed Z, Yoruk YB, Yang H, Hilton TN, McMahon JM, Hall WJ, Walck D, Luque AE, Ryan RM

Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association.. 2016 June 35 (6):563-73. Epub 02/11/2016.

Proportion and factors associated with Hepatitis B viremia in antiretroviral treatment naïve and experienced HIV co-infected Ghanaian patients.

Archampong TN, Lartey M, Sagoe KW, Obo-Akwa A, Kenu E, Gillani FS, Yang H, Boamah I, Flanigan T, Kwara A

BMC infectious diseases.. 2016 January 1316 :14. Epub 01/13/2016.

An improved method for estimating antibody titers in microneutralization assay using green fluorescent protein.

Yang H, Baker SF, González ME, Topham DJ, Martínez-Sobrido L, Zand M, Holden-Wiltse J, Wu H

Journal of biopharmaceutical statistics.. 2016 26 (3):409-20. Epub 05/26/2015.

Developmentally determined reduction in CD31 during gestation is associated with CD8+ T cell effector differentiation in preterm infants.

Scheible KM, Emo J, Yang H, Holden-Wiltse J, Straw A, Huyck H, Misra S, Topham DJ, Ryan RM, Reynolds AM, Mariani TJ, Pryhuber GS

Clinical immunology : the official journal of the Clinical Immunology Society.. 2015 December 161 (2):65-74. Epub 07/29/2015.

High-Affinity H7 Head and Stalk Domain-Specific Antibody Responses to an Inactivated Influenza H7N7 Vaccine After Priming With Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine.

Halliley JL, Khurana S, Krammer F, Fitzgerald T, Coyle EM, Chung KY, Baker SF, Yang H, Martínez-Sobrido L, Treanor JJ, Subbarao K, Golding H, Topham DJ, Sangster MY

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2015 October 15212 (8):1270-8. Epub 04/02/2015.

Images of a Healthy Worksite: A Group-Randomized Trial for Worksite Weight Gain Prevention With Employee Participation in Intervention Design.

Fernandez ID, Chin NP, Devine CM, Dozier AM, Martina CA, McIntosh S, Thevenet-Morrison K, Yang H

American journal of public health.. 2015 October 105 (10):2167-74. Epub 03/19/2015.

Effect of influenza A(H5N1) vaccine prepandemic priming on CD4+ T-cell responses.

Nayak JL, Richards KA, Yang H, Treanor JJ, Sant AJ

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2015 May 1211 (9):1408-17. Epub 11/06/2014.

An Improved Method for Estimating Antibody Titers in Microneutralization Assay Using Green Fluorescent Protein

Yang, H.; Baker, S.F.; González, M.E.; Topham, D.J.; Martínez-Sobrido, L.; Zand, M.; Holden-Wiltse, J; Wu, H.

Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics. 2015; .

High Affinity H7 Head and Stalk Domain-Specific Antibody Responses to an Inactivated Influenza H7N7 Vaccine after Priming with Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine

Halliley, J.L.; Khurana, S.; Krammer, F.; Fitzgerald, T.; Coyle, E.M.; Chung, K.Y.; Baker, S.F.; Yang, H.; Martínez-Sobrido, L.; Treanor, J.J.; Subbarao, K.; Golding, H.; Topham, D.J.; Sangster, M.

Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2015; .

Sepsis lethality via exacerbated tissue infiltration and TLR-induced cytokine production by neutrophils is integrin ?3?1-dependent.

Lerman YV, Lim K, Hyun YM, Falkner KL, Yang H, Pietropaoli AP, Sonnenberg A, Sarangi PP, Kim M

Blood.. 2014 December 4124 (24):3515-23. Epub 10/02/2014.

Adapting the pregnancy risk assessment monitoring survey to enhance locally available data: methods.

Dozier AM, Brownell E, Guido J, Yang H, Howard CA, Doniger A, Ossip D, Lawrence R

Maternal and child health journal.. 2014 July 18 (5):1196-204. Epub 1900 01 01.

Factors associated with variability in rifampin plasma pharmacokinetics and the relationship between rifampin concentrations and induction of efavirenz clearance.

Kwara A, Cao L, Yang H, Poethke P, Kurpewski J, Tashima KT, Mahjoub BD, Court MH, Peloquin CA

Pharmacotherapy.. 2014 March 34 (3):265-71. Epub 01/13/2014.

Hearing function in patients living with HIV/AIDS.

Luque AE, Orlando MS, Leong UC, Allen PD, Guido JJ, Yang H, Wu H

Ear and hearing.. 2014 35 (6):e282-90. Epub 1900 01 01.

B cell response and hemagglutinin stalk-reactive antibody production in different age cohorts following 2009 H1N1 influenza virus vaccination.

Sangster MY, Baer J, Santiago FW, Fitzgerald T, Ilyushina NA, Sundararajan A, Henn AD, Krammer F, Yang H, Luke CJ, Zand MS, Wright PF, Treanor JJ, Topham DJ, Subbarao K

Clinical and vaccine immunology : CVI.. 2013 June 20 (6):867-76. Epub 04/10/2013.

CD4+ T-cell expansion predicts neutralizing antibody responses to monovalent, inactivated 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) virus subtype H1N1 vaccine.

Nayak JL, Fitzgerald TF, Richards KA, Yang H, Treanor JJ, Sant AJ

The Journal of infectious diseases.. 2013 January 15207 (2):297-305. Epub 11/12/2012.

Increase in IFN?(-)IL-2(+) cells in recent human CD4 T cell responses to 2009 pandemic H1N1 influenza.

Weaver JM, Yang H, Roumanes D, Lee FE, Wu H, Treanor JJ, Mosmann TR

PloS one.. 2013 8 (3):e57275. Epub 03/20/2013.

Statistical estimation & inference of cell counts from ELISPOT limiting dilution assays.

Yang H, Topham DJ, Holden-Wiltse J, Wu H

Journal of biopharmaceutical statistics.. 2013 23 (4):921-36. Epub 1900 01 01.

High-resolution temporal response patterns to influenza vaccine reveal a distinct human plasma cell gene signature.

Henn AD, Wu S, Qiu X, Ruda M, Stover M, Yang H, Liu Z, Welle SL, Holden-Wiltse J, Wu H, Zand MS

Scientific reports.. 2013 3 :2327. Epub 1900 01 01.

Poor Aerobic Fitness May Contribute to Cognitive Decline in HIV-infected Older Adults.

Mapstone M, Hilton TN, Yang H, Guido JJ, Luque AE, Hall WJ, Dewhurst S, Shah K

Aging and disease.. 2013 4 (6):311-9. Epub 08/27/2013.

Host differences in influenza-specific CD4 T cell and B cell responses are modulated by viral strain and route of immunization.

Sundararajan A, Huan L, Richards KA, Marcelin G, Alam S, Joo H, Yang H, Webby RJ, Topham DJ, Sant AJ, Sangster MY

PloS one.. 2012 7 (3):e34377. Epub 03/23/2012.

Functionally Distinct Subpopulations of CpG-Activated Memory B Cells.

Henn AD, Laski M, Yang H, Welle S, Qiu X, Miao H, Barry CT, Wu H, Zand MS

Scientific reports.. 2012 2 :345. Epub 03/30/2012.

Community participatory research with deaf sign language users to identify health inequities.

Barnett S, Klein JD, Pollard Jr RQ, Samar V, Schlehofer D, Starr M, Sutter E, Yang H, Pearson TA

American journal of public health.. 2011 December 101 (12):2235-8. Epub 10/20/2011.

Anergic responses characterize a large fraction of human autoreactive naive B cells expressing low levels of surface IgM.

Quách TD, Manjarrez-Orduño N, Adlowitz DG, Silver L, Yang H, Wei C, Milner EC, Sanz I

The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists.. 2011 April 15186 (8):4640-8. Epub 03/11/2011.

Viral decay rates are similar in HIV-infected patients with and without TB coinfection during treatment with an Efavirenz-based regimen.

Lartey M, Sagoe KW, Yang H, Kenu E, Xexemeku F, Oliver-Commey J, Boima V, Seshie M, Sagoe A, Mingle JA, Flanigan TP, Wu H, Kwara A

Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2011 February 1552 (4):547-50. Epub 01/20/2011.

B Cell Responses to H5 Influenza HA in Human Subjects Vaccinated with Drifted Variants

Baer, J.; Santiago, F.; Yang, H.; Wu, H.; Holden-Wiltse, J.; Treanor, J.; Topham, D.J.

Vaccine. 2010; 28(4): 907-915.

Frequencies of human influenza-specific antibody secreting cells or plasmablasts post vaccination from fresh and frozen peripheral blood mononuclear cells.

Kyu SY, Kobie J, Yang H, Zand MS, Topham DJ, Quataert SA, Sanz I, Lee FE

Journal of immunological methods.. 2009 January 1340 (1):42-7. Epub 11/06/2008.