Physician Profile

Yu Liang, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Office Locations:

UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 6th Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Storrs Center Medical Services
One Royce Circle, Suite 104
Storrs Center
Storrs, CT 06268

Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of California, BerkeleyMolecular Cell Biology
Medical SchoolUniversity of California, IrvineMedicine
InternshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineGeneral Surgery
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineGeneral Surgery
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
University of Columbia, Teaching AwardJames Howard McGregor, University of Columbia
Biology Graduate Research FellowshipNational Science Foundation
California Student Grant
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Languages Other than English:
  • Chinese
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein 1 associates with the band 3 binding domain of ankyrin in the infected red cell membrane. Magowan, C; Nunomura, W; Waller, K L; Yeung, J; Liang, J; Van Dort, H; Low, P S; Coppel, R L; Mohandas, N. (2000). Biochimica et biophysica acta, 3, (1502), 461-70.

Single-molecule fluorescence spectroscopy of enzyme conformational dynamics and cleavage mechanism. Ha, T; Ting, A Y; Liang, J; Caldwell, W B; Deniz, A A; Chemla, D S; Schultz, P G; Weiss, S. (1999). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 3, (96), 893-8.

Plasmodium falciparum: influence of malarial and host erythrocyte skeletal protein interactions on phosphorylation in infected erythrocytes. Magowan, C; Liang, J; Yeung, J; Takakuwa, Y; Coppel, R L; Mohandas, N. (1998). Experimental parasitology, 1, (89), 40-9.

Intracellular structures of normal and aberrant Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasites imaged by soft x-ray microscopy. Magowan, C; Brown, J T; Liang, J; Heck, J; Coppel, R L; Mohandas, N; Meyer-Ilse, W. (1997). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 12, (94), 6222-7.

An alternative to serum for cultivation of Plasmodium falciparum in vitro. Cranmer, S L; Magowan, C; Liang, J; Coppel, R L; Cooke, B M. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 3, (91), 363-5.