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Ling Xu, Dandan Yu, Li Peng, Yong Wu, Yu Fan, Tianle Gu, Yu-Lin Yao, Jin Zhong, Xinwen Chen, Yong-Gang Yao*. An alternative splicing of Tupaia STING modulated anti-RNA virus responses by targeting MDA5-LGP2 and IRF3, The Journal of Immunology, 204: 3191 - 3204, 2020 (5-Year IF: 4.718).
Ling Xu, Dandan Yu, Yu Fan, Yi-Ping Liu, Yong-Gang Yao*. Evolutionary selection on MDA5 and LGP2 in the chicken preserves antiviral competence in the absence of RIG-I, Journal of Genetics and Genomics, 46: 499 - 503, 2019 (5-Year IF: 5.065).
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