Yang Jin, MD., PhD

Associate Professor, Medicine

Yang Jin
72 E. Concord St Housman (R)


Critical Care Medicine, chronic respiratory failure, acute lung injury/ARDS

Other Positions

  • Member, Pulmonary Center, Boston University
  • Member, Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research, Boston University


  • Beijing Medical University, MD
  • Rutgers University New Brunswick, PhD


  • Published on 4/1/2020

    Liu Y, Xiao J, Zhang B, Shelite TR, Su Z, Chang Q, Judy B, Li X, Drelich A, Bei J, Zhou Y, Zheng J, Jin Y, Rossi SL, Tang SJ, Wakamiya M, Saito T, Ksiazek T, Kaphalia B, Gong B. Increased talin-vinculin spatial proximities in livers in response to spotted fever group rickettsial and Ebola virus infections. Lab Invest. 2020 Aug; 100(8):1030-1041. PMID: 32238906.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/19/2020

    Lee H, He X, Le T, Carnino JM, Jin Y. Single-step RT-qPCR for detection of extracellular vesicle microRNAs in vivo: a time- and cost-effective method. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2020 04 01; 318(4):L742-L749. PMID: 32073880.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2020

    Zhang D, Lee H, Jin Y. Delivery of Functional Small RNAs via Extracellular Vesicles In Vitro and In Vivo. Methods Mol Biol. 2020; 2115:107-117. PMID: 32006397.

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  • Published on 12/16/2019

    Andres J, Smith LC, Murray A, Jin Y, Businaro R, Laskin JD, Laskin DL. Role of extracellular vesicles in cell-cell communication and inflammation following exposure to pulmonary toxicants. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev. 2020 Feb; 51:12-18. PMID: 31901309.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/30/2019

    Carnino JM, Lee H, Jin Y. Isolation and characterization of extracellular vesicles from Broncho-alveolar lavage fluid: a review and comparison of different methods. Respir Res. 2019 Oct 30; 20(1):240. PMID: 31666080.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/24/2019

    Lee H, Carnino JM, Jin Y. Caveolin-1 regulates extracellular vesicle-miRNA packaging. Aging (Albany NY). 2019 10 24; 11(20):8733-8735. PMID: 31652419.

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  • Published on 7/22/2019

    Zhang D, Lee H, Wang X, Groot M, Sharma L, Dela Cruz CS, Jin Y. A potential role of microvesicle-containing miR-223/142 in lung inflammation. Thorax. 2019 09; 74(9):865-874. PMID: 31331947.

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  • Published on 6/24/2019

    Lee H, Li C, Zhang Y, Zhang D, Otterbein LE, Jin Y. Caveolin-1 selectively regulates microRNA sorting into microvesicles after noxious stimuli. J Exp Med. 2019 09 02; 216(9):2202-2220. PMID: 31235510.

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  • Published on 12/7/2018

    Lee H, Groot M, Pinilla-Vera M, Fredenburgh LE, Jin Y. Identification of miRNA-rich vesicles in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid: Insights into the function and heterogeneity of extracellular vesicles. J Control Release. 2019 01 28; 294:43-52. PMID: 30529727.

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  • Published on 7/11/2018

    Lee H, Zhang D, Laskin DL, Jin Y. Functional Evidence of Pulmonary Extracellular Vesicles in Infectious and Noninfectious Lung Inflammation. J Immunol. 2018 09 01; 201(5):1500-1509. PMID: 29997122.

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