Selected Publications

Research Article

1. Chen J#, Ou Y#, Li Y, Hu S, Shao LW and Liu Y*. Metformin extends C. elegans lifespan through lysosomal pathway. eLife 6 (2017) e31268.

2. Shao LW, Niu R and Liu Y*. Neuropeptide signals cell non-autonomous mitochondrial unfolded protein response. Cell Res. 11 (2016) 1182-1196. (cover story)

3. Berendzen K, Durieux J, Shao L, Tian Y, Kim H, Wolff S, Liu Y and Dillin A. Neuroendocrine coordination of mitochondrial stress signaling and proteostasis. Cell 166 (2016) 1553-1563.

4. Liu Y, Samuel BS, Breen PC and Ruvkun G. Caenorhabditis elegans pathways that surveil and defend mitochondria. Nature (2014) doi:10.1038/nature13204.

5. Liu Y, Tan H, Tian H, Liang C, Chen S and Liu Q. Autoantigen La promotes efficient RNAi, antiviral response and transposon silencing by facilitating multiple-turnover RISC catalysis. Mol. Cell 44 (2011) 502-508.

6. Ye X*, Huang N*, Liu Y, Paroo Z, Huerta C, Li P, Chen S, Liu Q and Zhang H. Structure of C3PO and mechanism of Human RISC activation. Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. 18 (2011) 650-657.

7. Liu Y, Ye X, Jiang F, Liang C, Chen D, Peng J, Kinch L, Grishin N, Liu Q. C3PO, an endoribonuclease that promotes RNAi by facilitating RISC activation. Science 5941 (2009) 750-753.

Invited Review

1. Wang S, Gao K, and Liu Y*. UPRmt coordinates immunity to maintain mitochondrial homeostasis and animal fitness. Mitochondrion (in press)

2. Liu Y and Liu Q. ATM signals miRNA biogenesis through KSRP. Mol. Cell 41 (2011) 367-368