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Yuan Fan, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Neurology
Adult Epilepsy Center

Specialty Areas

Epilepsy
Neurology - General

Board Certifications

Neurology
Epilepsy

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Optimizing care for patients with primary or secondary seizures, refractory epilepsy, invasive intracranial recording for localizing epileptogenic foci, and continuous video-electroencephalography (cvEEG) monitoring and quantitative analysis in critical care setting

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
McMillan Building

517 S. Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: (314) 362-7845
Fax: (314) 362-0296

Center for Advanced Medicine
Neuroscience Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 362-7845
Fax: (314) 362-0296

Education

Education

Fellowship: Stroke Research, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 2008
Fellowship: Epilepsy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 2014
Medical Degree: Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, China 1997
Master of Science: Anatomy and Neurobiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis 2002
Residency: Neurology, University of Chicago 2012
Residency: Medicine, Weiss Memorial Hospital/University of Chicago 2009
PhD: Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Circulating MiR-146a May be a Potential Biomarker of Coronary Heart Disease in Patients with Subclinical Hypothyroidism.
Quan X, Ji Y, Zhang C, Guo X, Zhang Y, Jia S, Ma W, Fan Y, Wang C
Cell Physiol Biochem. 2018 Jan 22; 45(1)226-236. doi: 10.1159/000486769.

PMID:
    29357324
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Beyond pathways: genetic dissection of tocopherol content in maize kernels by combining linkage and association analyses.
Wang H, Xu S, Fan Y, Liu N, Zhan W, Liu H, Xiao Y, Li K, Pan Q, Li W, Deng M, Liu J, Jin M, Yang X, Li J, Li Q, Yan J
Plant Biotechnol J. 2018 Jan 21; doi: 10.1111/pbi.12889.

PMID:
    29356296
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Water-induced formation of a chiral phenylalanine derivative supramolecule.
Chen W, Zhu Z, Yin C, Li Y, Liu Y, Zhang Y, Fan Y, Fan X
Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2018 Jan 22; doi: 10.1039/c7cp05845d.

PMID:
    29355858
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Mycobacterium marinum Infection in Zebrafish and Microglia Imitates the Early Stage of Tuberculous Meningitis.
Chen Z, Shao XY, Wang C, Hua MH, Wang CN, Wang X, Wang QJ, Yao JY, Fan YH, Qin YW
J Mol Neurosci. 2018 Jan 20; doi: 10.1007/s12031-018-1026-1.

PMID:
    29352446
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Electroacupuncture at Guanyuan (CV 4), Zusanli (ST 36) and Baihui (DU 20) regulate the aging-related changes in gene expression profile of the hippocampus in sub-acutely aging rats.
Liu J, Liu J, Wang G, Liu G, Zhou H, Fan Y, Liang F, Wang H
PLoS One. 2018; 13(1)e0191623. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191623.

PMID:
    29352289
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence and trends of transfusion-transmittable infections among blood donors in Southwest China.
Xu T, Yi ZM, Luo JM, Yu HL, Fan YH, Lu H, Zhao SM, Jiang TL
J Public Health (Oxf). 2018 Jan 17; doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdx189.

PMID:
    29351630
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Decreased MiR-17 in glioma cells increased cell viability and migration by increasing the expression of Cyclin D1, p-Akt and Akt.
Sun G, SiMa G, Wu C, Fan Y, Tan Y, Wang Z, Cheng G, Li J
PLoS One. 2018; 13(1)e0190515. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190515.

PMID:
    29351283
    [PubMed - in process]
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[Posterior debridement and bone grafting via intervertebral space combined with internal fixation for the treatment of lumbosacral tuberculosis].
Li WW, Liu J, Duan L, Duan DP, Wei WB, Fan YY
Zhongguo Gu Shang. 2017 Feb 25; 30(2)137-141. doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1003-0034.2017.02.009.

PMID:
    29350004
    [PubMed - in process]
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Quantum chaos for nonstandard symmetry classes in the Feingold-Peres model of coupled tops.
Fan Y, Gnutzmann S, Liang Y
Phys Rev E. 2017 Dec; 96(6-1)062207. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.96.062207.

PMID:
    29347373
    [PubMed - in process]
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Tuning High-Temperature Wetting Behavior of Metal toward Ultrafine Nanoparticles.
Zhou Y, Natarajan B, Fan Y, Xie H, Yang C, Xu S, Yao Y, Jiang F, Zhang Q, Gilman JW, Hu L
Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2018 Jan 18; doi: 10.1002/anie.201712202.

PMID:
    29346707
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Radiological and clinical differences among three assisted technologies in pedicle screw fixation of adult degenerative scoliosis.
Fan Y, Peng Du J, Liu JJ, Zhang JN, Liu SC, Hao DJ
Sci Rep. 2018 Jan 17; 8(1)890. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-19054-7.

PMID:
    29343756
    [PubMed - in process]
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Oral health in China: from vision to action.
Zhou X, Xu X, Li J, Hu D, Hu T, Yin W, Fan Y, Zhang X
Int J Oral Sci. 2018 Jan 17; 10(1)1. doi: 10.1038/s41368-017-0006-6.

PMID:
    29343681
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Acanthoic acid suppresses lipin1/2 via TLR4 and IRAK4 signalling pathways in EtOH- and lipopolysaccharide-induced hepatic lipogenesis.
Song J, Han X, Yao YL, Li YM, Zhang J, Shao DY, Hou LS, Fan Y, Song SZ, Lian LH, Nan JX, Wu YL
J Pharm Pharmacol. 2018 Jan 17; doi: 10.1111/jphp.12877.

PMID:
    29341132
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Cancer imaging phenomics toolkit: quantitative imaging analytics for precision diagnostics and predictive modeling of clinical outcome.
Davatzikos C, Rathore S, Bakas S, Pati S, Bergman M, Kalarot R, Sridharan P, Gastounioti A, Jahani N, Cohen E, Akbari H, Tunc B, Doshi J, Parker D, Hsieh M, Sotiras A, Li H, Ou Y, Doot RK, Bilello M, Fan Y, Shinohara RT, Yushkevich P, Verma R, Kontos D
J Med Imaging (Bellingham). 2018 Jan; 5(1)011018. doi: 10.1117/1.JMI.5.1.011018.

PMID:
    29340286
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Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase tagging polymorphisms are associated with risk of esophagogastric junction adenocarcinoma: a case-control study involving 2,740 Chinese Han subjects.
Ding G, Wang Y, Chen Y, Yin J, Liu C, Fan Y, Qiu H, Tang W, Chen S
Oncotarget. 2017 Dec 19; 8(67)111482-111494. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.22845.

PMID:
    29340069
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Febuxostat attenuates ER stress mediated kidney injury in a rat model of hyperuricemic nephropathy.
He L, Fan Y, Xiao W, Chen T, Wen J, Dong Y, Wang Y, Li S, Xue R, Zheng L, He JC, Wang N
Oncotarget. 2017 Dec 19; 8(67)111295-111308. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.22784.

PMID:
    29340054
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Guidance of super-enhancers in regulation of IL-9 induction and airway inflammation.
Xiao X, Fan Y, Li J, Zhang X, Lou X, Dou Y, Shi X, Lan P, Xiao Y, Minze L, Li XC
J Exp Med. 2018 Jan 16; pii: jem.20170928. doi: 10.1084/jem.20170928.

PMID:
    29339447
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Engineering of "Purple Embryo Maize" with a multigene expression system derived from a bidirectional promoter and self-cleaving 2A peptides.
Liu X, Yang W, Mu B, Li S, Li Y, Zhou X, Zhang C, Fan Y, Chen R
Plant Biotechnol J. 2018 Jan 16; doi: 10.1111/pbi.12883.

PMID:
    29337409
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Frequency-specific Effective Connectivity in Subjects with Cerebral Infarction as Revealed by NIRS Method.
Liu Q, Wang B, Liu Y, Lv Z, Li W, Li Z, Fan Y
Neuroscience. 2018 Jan 11; pii: S0306-4522(18)30023-X. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.01.007.

PMID:
    29337235
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Apelin-13 attenuates ER stress-mediated neuronal apoptosis by activating Gα<sub>i</sub>/Gα<sub>q</sub>-CK2 signaling in ischemic stroke.
Wu F, Qiu J, Fan Y, Zhang Q, Cheng B, Wu Y, Bai B
Exp Neurol. 2018 Jan 11; pii: S0014-4886(18)30013-X. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2018.01.006.

PMID:
    29337146
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Areas of Research Interest

Novel methods for early seizure prediction and detection, mechanisms underlying epileptogenesis and drug-resistance