Yang Publications

Ulrich Stern, Ruo He, and Chung-Hui Yang. Analyzing animal behavior via classifying each video frame using convolutional neural networks. Scientific Reports. Accepted.

Bin Gou*, Edward Y. Zhu*, Ruo He, Ulrich Stern, Chung-Hui Yang. High throughput assay to examine egg-laying preferences of individual Drosophila melanogaster. JoVE. In-press.  * Equal contribution.

Ulrich Stern, Edward Zhu, Ruo He, and Chung-Hui Yang (2015). Long-duration animal tracking in difficult lighting conditions. Scientific Reports 5, 10432.

Chung-Hui Yang, Ruo He, and Ulrich Stern (2015). Behavioral and circuit basis of sucrose rejection by Drosophila females in a simple decision-making task. Journal of Neuroscience 35(4): 1396-410.

Edward Y. Zhu, Ananya R. Guntur, Ruo He, Ulrich Stern, and Chung-Hui Yang (2014). Egg-laying demand induces aversion of ultraviolet light in Drosophila females. Current Biology 24(23): 2797-804.

Bin Gou*, Ying Liu*, Ananya R. Guntur, Ulrich Stern, and Chung-Hui Yang (2014). Mechanosensitive neurons on the internal reproductive tract contribute to egg-laying-induced acetic acid attraction in Drosophila. Cell Reports 9(2): 522-30.  * Co-first author.

Ying Liu and Chung-Hui Yang (2014). Unveiling the secrets to her heart. Neuron 83(1): 3-5.

Chung-Hui Yang*, Sebastian Rumpf*, Xiang Yang, Michael Gordon, Wei Song, Lily. Y. Jan, and Yuh-Nung Jan (2009). Control of the postmating behavioral switch in Drosophila females by internal sensory neurons. Neuron 61(4): 519-26. * Equal contribution.

Chung-Hui Yang, Priyanka Belawat, Ernst Hafen, Lily. Y. Jan, and Yuh-Nung Jan. (2008). Drosophila egg-laying site selection as a system to study simple decision-making processes. Science 319(5870): 1679-83.

Wesley B Grueber, Bing Ye, Chung-Hui Yang, Susan Younger, Kelly Bordern, Lily. Y. Jan, and Yuh-Nung Jan. (2007). Projections of Drosophila multidendritic neurons in the central nervous system: links with peripheral dendrite morphology. Development 134(1): 55-64.

Wesley B Grueber*, Chung-Hui Yang*, Bing Ye, and Yuh-Nung Jan. (2005). The development of neuronal morphology in insects. Curr Biol. 15(17): R730-8 Review. * Equal contribution.

Dali Ma, Chung-Hui Yang, Helen McNeill, Michael A. Simon, and Jeffrey D Axelrod. (2003). Fidelity in planar cell polarity signaling. Nature 421(6922): 543-7.

Chung-Hui Yang, Jeffrey D. Axelrod, and Michael A. Simon. (2002). Regulation of Frizzled by Fat-like Cadherins during planar polarity signaling in the Drosophila compound eye. Cell 108(5): 675-88.

Chung-Hui Yang, Michael A. Simon, and Helen McNeill. (1999). Mirror controls planar polarity and equator formation through repression of fringe expression and through control of cell affinities. Development 126(24): 5857-66.

Helen McNeill, Chung-Hui Yang, Michael Brodsky, Josette Ungos, and Michael A. Simon. (1997). Mirror encodes a novel PBX-class homeoprotein that functions in the definition of the dorsal-ventral border in the Drosophila eye. Genes and Development 11(8): 1073-82.

Kaneko, Takuya, Ann Marie Macara, Ruonan Li, Yujia Hu, Kenichi Iwasaki, Zane Dunnings, Ethan Firestone, et al. “Serotonergic Modulation Enables Pathway-Specific Plasticity in a Developing Sensory Circuit in Drosophila..” Neuron 95, no. 3 (August 2, 2017): 623-638.e4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2017.06.034.
Kaneko, T., A. M. Macara, R. Li, Y. Hu, K. Iwasaki, Z. Dunnings, E. Firestone, et al. “Correction: Serotonergic Modulation Enables Pathway-Specific Plasticity in a Developing Sensory Circuit in Drosophila (Neuron (2017) 95(3) (623–638.e4) (S0896627317305585)(10.1016/j.neuron.2017.06.034)).” Neuron 95, no. 3 (August 2, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2017.07.023.
Hu, Chun, Meike Petersen, Nina Hoyer, Bettina Spitzweck, Federico Tenedini, Denan Wang, Alisa Gruschka, et al. “Sensory integration and neuromodulatory feedback facilitate Drosophila mechanonociceptive behavior..” Nat Neurosci 20, no. 8 (August 2017): 1085–95. https://doi.org/10.1038/nn.4580.
Guntur, Ananya R., Bin Gou, Pengyu Gu, Ruo He, Ulrich Stern, Yang Xiang, and Chung-Hui Yang. “H2O2-Sensitive Isoforms of Drosophila melanogaster TRPA1 Act in Bitter-Sensing Gustatory Neurons to Promote Avoidance of UV During Egg-Laying..” Genetics 205, no. 2 (February 2017): 749–59. https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.116.195172.
Gou, Bin, Edward Zhu, Ruo He, Ulrich Stern, and Chung-Hui Yang. “High Throughput Assay to Examine Egg-Laying Preferences of Individual Drosophila melanogaster..” J Vis Exp, no. 109 (March 24, 2016). https://doi.org/10.3791/53716.
Guntur, Ananya R., Pengyu Gu, Kendra Takle, Jingyi Chen, Yang Xiang, and Chung-Hui Yang. “Drosophila TRPA1 isoforms detect UV light via photochemical production of H2O2..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112, no. 42 (October 20, 2015): E5753–61. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1514862112.
Stern, Ulrich, Ruo He, and Chung-Hui Yang. “Analyzing animal behavior via classifying each video frame using convolutional neural networks..” Sci Rep 5 (September 23, 2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/srep14351.
Stern, Ulrich, Edward Y. Zhu, Ruo He, and Chung-Hui Yang. “Long-duration animal tracking in difficult lighting conditions..” Sci Rep 5 (July 1, 2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/srep10432.
Yang, Chung-Hui, Ruo He, and Ulrich Stern. “Behavioral and circuit basis of sucrose rejection by Drosophila females in a simple decision-making task..” J Neurosci 35, no. 4 (January 28, 2015): 1396–1410. https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0992-14.2015.
Zhu, Edward Y., Ananya R. Guntur, Ruo He, Ulrich Stern, and Chung-Hui Yang. “Egg-laying demand induces aversion of UV light in Drosophila females..” Curr Biol 24, no. 23 (December 1, 2014): 2797–2804. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2014.09.076.