1. Li PL. Study of five important points on limbs. J Meridian Acupuncture Treatment 1991; 245:27-31 (Japanese journal).
  2. Li PL. Some remarked on the founding of three-yin and three-yang. Research of Traditional Chinese Medicine. 1991. pp. 34-39 (Chinese journal).
  3. Li PL. Structural analysis of the superantigen streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin C. 1996. Master thesis.
  4. Li PL, Tiedemann RE, Moffa SL, Fraser JD. The Superantigen streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin C (SPE-C) exhibits a novel mode of action. J Exp.Med 1997; 186:375-83.
  5. Looney DJ, Li PL, Yi P, Ramos S, Fiala M, Corbeil J. (1999). KSHV/HHV-8 viral MIP-II and RNA expression in microvacsular endothelial cells. JAIDS, 21 (1) pA14.
  6. Xu W, Smith-Franklin BA, Li PL, Wood C, He J, Du Q, Bhat GJ, Kankasa C, Katinger H, Cavacini LA, Posner MR, Burton DR, Chou TC, Ruprecht RM. Potent neutralization of primary human immunodeficiency virus clade C isolates with a synergistic combination of human monoclonal antibodies raised against clade B. J Hum Virol 2001; 4:55-61.
  7. Von Gegerfelt AS, Liska V, Li PL, McClure H, Horie K, Nappi F, Montefiori D, Pavlakis GN, Martas ML, Ruprecht RM, Felber BK. Rev-independent simian immunodeficiency virus strains are non-pathogenic in neonatal macaques. J Virol 2002; 76:96-104.
  8. Rasmussen RA, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Li PL, Vlasak J, Schmitz JE, Reimann KA, Kuroda MJ, Letvin NL, Montefiori DC, McClure HM, Ruprecht RM. Neutralizing antibodies as a potential secondary protective mechanism during chronic SHIV infection in CD8+ T-cell-depleted macaques. AIDS 2002; 16:829-38.
  9. Hofmann-Lehmann R, Williams AL, Swenerton RK, Li PL, Rasmussen RA, Chenine A-L, McClure HM, Ruprecht RM. Quantitation of simian cytokine and ß-chemokine mRNAs using real-time reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction: variations in expression during chronic primate lentivirus infection. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2002; 18:627-39.
  10. Rasmussen RA, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Montefiori DC, Li PL, Liska V, Vlasak J, Baba TW, Schmitz JE, Kuroda MJ, Robinson HL, McClure HM, Lu S, Hu S-L, Rizvi TA, Ruprecht RM. DNA prime/protein boost vaccine strategy in neonatal macaques against simian human immunodeficiency virus. J Med Primatol 2002; 31:40-60.
  11. Hofmann-Lehmann R, Vlasak J, Rasmussen RA, Jiang S, Li PL, Baba TW, Montefiori DC, Bernacky BJ, Rizvi TA, Schmidt R, Hill LR, Keeling ME, Katinger H, Stiegler G, Cavacini LA, Posner MR, Ruprecht RM. Postnatal pre- and post-exposure passive immunization strategies: protection of neonatal macaques against oral simian-human immunodeficiency virus challenge. J Med Primatol 2002; 31:109-19.
  12. Ferrantelli F, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Rasmussen RA, Wang T, Xu W, Li PL, Montefiori DC, Cavacini LA, Katinger H, Stiegler G, Anderson DC, McClure HM, Ruprecht RM. Post-exposure prophylaxis with human monoclonal antibodies prevented SHIV89.6P infection or disease in neonatal macaques. AIDS 2003; 17:301-9.
  13. Buckley KA*, Li PL*, Khimani A, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Liska V, Anderson DC, McClure HM, Ruprecht, RM. Convergent evolution of SIV env after independent inoculation of rhesus macaques with infectious proviral DNA. Virology 2003; 312:470-80. *These authors contributed equally to this paper.
  14. Ferrantelli F, Rasmussen RA, Buckley KA, Williams AL, Wang T, Li PL, Montefiori DC, Cavacini LA, Katinger H, Stiegler G, Anderson DC, McClure,HM, Ruprecht RM. Post-exposure passive immunization against mucosal challenge with pathogenic simian-human immunodeficiency virus: complete protection. J Infect Dis. 2004 Jun 15;189(12):2167-73. Epub 2004 May 26.
  15. Popov.S, Chenine AL, Gruber. A, Li PL, Ruprecht RM, Long-Term Productive Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection of CD1a-Sorted Myeloid Dendritic Cells. J Virol 2005; 79:001-7.
  16. Li PL, Wang T, Buckley KA, Chenine AL, Popov S, Ruprecht RM. Phosphorylation of HIV Nef by cAMP-dependent protein kinase. Virology 2005; 331:367-74.
  17. Chenine AL, Buckley KA, Li PL, Rasmussen RA, Ong H, Jiang S, Wang T, Augostini P, Secor W.E and Ruth M. Ruprecht RM. Schistosoma mansoni infection promotes SHIV clade C replication in rhesus macaques. AIDS 2005, 19:1793-1797.
  18. Song RJ, Chenine AL, Rasmussen RA, Ruprecht CR, Mirshahidi S, Grisson RD, Xu W, Whitney JB, Goins LM, Ong H, Li PL, Shai-Kobiler E, Wang T, McCann CM, Zhang H, Wood C, Kankasa C, Secor WE, McClure HM, Strobert E, Else JG, Ruprecht RM. Molecularly cloned SHIV-1157ipd3N4: a highly replication- competent, mucosally transmissible R5 simian-human immunodeficiency virus encoding HIV clade C Env. J Virol. 2006 Sep;80(17):8729-38.
  19. Ferrantelli F, Buckley KA, Rasmussen RA, Chalmers A, Wang T, Li PL, Williams AL, Hofmann-Lehmann R, Montefiori DC, Cavacini LA, Katinger H, Stiegler G, Anderson DC, McClure HM, Ruprecht RM. Time dependence of protective post-exposure prophylaxis with human monoclonal antibodies against pathogenic SHIV challenge in newborn macaques. Virology. 2007 Feb 5;358(1):69-78
  20. Yukl S, Pillai S, Li PL, Chang K, Pasutti W, Ahlgren C, Havlir D, Strain M, Günthard H, Richman D, Rice AP, Daar E, Little S, Wong JK.CD4+ T cells are enriched for HIV-1 Tat variants with impaired transactivation activity. Virology. 2009 Apr 25;387(1):98-108.
  21. Yukl SA, Gianella S, Sinclair E, Epling L, Li Q, Duan L, , Choi ALM, Girling V, Ho t, Li PL, Fujimoto K, Lampiris H, Hare CB, Pandori M, Haase AT, Gunthard HF, Fischer M, Shergill A, McQuaid K, Havlir DV, Wong JK. Differences in HIV burden and immune activation within the gut of HIV+ patients on suppressive therapy. J Infect Dis. 2010 Nov 15;202(10):1553-61.
  22. Li PL, Ruel T, Fujimoto K, Hatano H, Yukl S, Eller LA, Liegler T, Kamya M, Gassasira A, Dorsey G, Rosenthal P, Havlir D, Wong JK. Novel application of Locked Nucleic Acid (LNA) chemistry for a TaqMan assay to measure diverse HIV-1 subtypes. J Virol Methods, 2010 Dec;170(1-2):115-20. Epub 2010 Sep 21.
  23. Ruel, TD, Kamya MR, Li PL, Pasutti M, Charlebois ED, Liegler T, Dorsey G, Rosenthal PJ, Havlir DV, Wong JK, Achan J. Early virological failure and the development of antiretroviral drug resistance mutations in HIV-infected Ugandan children. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2011 Jan 1;56(1):44-50.
  24. Yukl SA *, Li PL *, Fujimoto K, Liegler T, Pandori M, Havlir DV, Wong JK. Modification of the Abbott m2000 Assay to Detect HIV-1 Plasma RNA Viral Loads Less than One Copy per Milliliter. J Virol Methods. 2011 Aug;175(2):261-5. Epub 2011 Apr 22.. *These authors contributed equally to this paper.
  25. Yukl SA, Boritz E, Busch M, Bentsen C, Chun TW, Douek D, Eisele E, Haase A, Ho YC, Hütter G, Justement JS, Keating S, Lee TH, Li P, Murray D, Palmer S, Pilcher C, Pillai S, Price RW, Rothenberger M, Schacker T, Siliciano J, Siliciano R, Sinclair E, Strain M, Wong J, Richman D, Deeks SG. Challenges in Detecting HIV Persistence during Potentially Curative Interventions: A Study of the Berlin Patient. PLoS Pathog. 2013 May;9(5):e1003347. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003347. Epub 2013 May 9.
  26. Yukl SA, Shergill AK, Ho T, Killian M, Girling V, Epling L, Li P, Wong LK, Crouch P, Deeks SG, Havlir DV, McQuaid K, Sinclair E, Wong JK. The distribution of HIV DNA and RNA in cell subsets differs in gut and blood of HIV-positive patients on ART: implications for viral persistence. J Infect Dis. 2013 Oct 15;208(8):1212-20
  27. Yukl SA, Sinclair E, Somsouk M, Hunt PW, Epling L, Killian M, Girling V, Li P, Havlir DV, Deeks SG, Wong JK, Hatano H. A comparison of methods for measuring rectal HIV levels suggests that HIV DNA resides in cells other than CD4+T cells, including myeloid cells. AIDS. 2013 Dec 6.
  28. Yukl SA, Sinclair E, Somsouk M, Hunt PW, Epling L, Killian M, Girling V, Li P, Havlir DV, Deeks SG, Wong JK, Hatano H. A comparison of methods for measuring rectal HIV levels suggests that HIV DNA resides in cells other than CD4+ T cells, including myeloid cells. AIDS. 2014 Jan 28;28(3):439-42.
  29. Yukl SA, Kaiser P, Kim P, Li P, Wong JK. Advantages of using the QIAshredder instead of restriction digestion to prepare DNA for droplet digital PCR. Biotechniques. 2014 Apr 1;56(4):194-6
  30. Liegler T, Abdel-Mohsen M, Bentley LG, Atchison R, Schmidt T, Javier J, Mehrotra M, Eden C, Glidden DV, McMahan V, Anderson PL, Li P, Wong JK, Buchbinder S, Guanira JV, Grant RM; for the iPrEx Study Team. HIV-1 Drug Resistance in the iPrEx Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Trial. J Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 16.
  31. Li P, Fujimoto K, Bourguingnon L, Yukl S, Deeks S, Wong JK. Exogenous and endogenous hyaluronic acid reduces HIV infection of CD4+ T cells. Immunol Cell Biol. 2014 Jun 24.

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