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Selected Publications

  1. 1.     Hongming Ma, Yonggan Wu, Jiang-Gi Choi, Haoquan Wu. The Lower and Upper stem-ssRNA Junctions Together Determine the Drosha Cleavage Site. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. In press.


    2.     Chunting Ye, Jiang-Gi Choi, Sojan Abraham, Haoquan Wu, Diaz D, Terreros D, Premlata Shankar, Manjunath N. Human macrophage and dendritic cell-specific silencing of high-mobility group protein B1 ameliorates sepsis in a humanized mouse model. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Dec 18;109(51):21052-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1216195109. Epub 2012 Dec 3.


    3.     Haoquan Wu*, Hongming Ma, Chunting Ye, Danielle Ramirez, Shuiping Chen, Jessica Montoya, Premlata Shankar, Xiaozhong Wang, Manjunath N. Improved siRNA/shRNA functionality by mismatched duplex. PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e28580. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0028580. Epub 2011 Dec 9. *Co-corresponding author.


    4.     Chunting Ye, Sojan Abraham, Haoquan Wu, Premlata Shankar, Manjunath N. Silencing early viral replication in macrophages and dendritic cells effectively suppresses flavivirus encephalitis.PLoS One. 2011 Mar 15;6(3):e17889. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017889.


    5.     Haoquan Wu*, Joel R. Neilson, N. Manjunath. microRNA cloning from cells of the immune system. Methods Mol Biol. 2010;667:67-77. doi: 10.1007/978-1-60761-811-9_5. *Corresponding author.


    6.     Haoquan Wu*, Chunting Ye, Danielle Ramirez, N. Manjunath. Alternative Processing of Primary microRNA Transcripts by Drosha Generates 5’ End Variation of Mature microRNA. PLoS ONE 2009, 4(10): e7566. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007566. *Co-corresponding author.


    7.     N. Manjunath, Haoquan Wu, Premlata Shankar. Lentiviral delivery of short hairpin RNAs. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2009 Jul 25;61(9):732-45. Epub 2009 Mar 31.


    8.     Priti Kumar, Hong-Seok Ban, Sang-Soo Kim,Haoquan Wu, Todd Pearson, Dale Greiner, Amale Laouar, Jiahong Yao, Viraga Haridas, Katsuyoshi Habiro, Yong-Guang Yang, et al, T Cell-Specific siRNA Delivery Suppresses HIV-1 Infection in Humanized Mice. Cell. 2008 Aug 22;134(4):577-86. Epub 2008 Aug 7.


    9.     Haoquan Wu, Joel R. Neilson, Priti Kumar, Monika Manocha, Premlata Shankar, Phillip A. Sharp, N. Manjunath. miRNA Profiling of Naïve, Effector and Memory CD8 T Cells. PLoS ONE. 2007 Oct 10;2(10):e1020.


    10.  Priti Kumar, Haoquan Wu, Jodi L. McBride, Kyeong-Eun Jung, Moon Hee Kim, Beverly L. Davidson, Sang Kyung Lee, Premlata Shankar & N. Manjunath. Transvascular delivery of small interfering RNA to the central nervous system. Nature. 2007 Jul 5; 448(7149):39-43. Epub 2007 Jun 17.