Sophia Yu, M.D.

Instructor

sophia.s.yu@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Instructor in Medicine
Education
M.D., University of California, Los Angeles, CaliforniaB.S., Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Publications
Zhu L, Shi J, Luu TN, Neuman JC, Trefts E, Yu S, Palmisano BT, Wasserman DH, Linton MF, Stafford JM. Hepatocyte estrogen receptor alpha mediates estrogen action to promote reverse cholesterol transport during Western-type diet feeding. Mol Metab [print-electronic]. 2018 Feb; 8: 106-16. PMID: 29331506, PMCID: PMC5985047, PII: S2212-8778(17)30683-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.molmet.2017.12.012, ISSN: 2212-8778.

Yu SS, Bischoff LA. Thyroid Cancer in Pregnancy. Semin. Reprod. Med [print-electronic]. 2016 Nov; 34(6): 351-5. PMID: 27741551, DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1593484, ISSN: 1526-4564.

Yu SS, Ramsey NL, Castillo DC, Ricks M, Sumner AE. Triglyceride-based screening tests fail to recognize cardiometabolic disease in African immigrant and African-American men. Metab Syndr Relat Disord [print-electronic]. 2013 Feb; 11(1): 15-20. PMID: 23215943, PMCID: PMC3557430, DOI: 10.1089/met.2012.0114, ISSN: 1557-8518.

Castillo DC, Ramsey NL, Yu SS, Ricks M, Courville AB, Sumner AE. Inconsistent Access to Food and Cardiometabolic Disease: The Effect of Food Insecurity. Curr Cardiovasc Risk Rep. 2012 Jun; 6(3): 245-50. PMID: 22629473, PMCID: PMC3357002, ISSN: 1932-9520.

Yu SS, Castillo DC, Courville AB, Sumner AE. The triglyceride paradox in people of African descent. Metab Syndr Relat Disord [print-electronic]. 2012 Apr; 10(2): 77-82. PMID: 22224930, PMCID: PMC3311911, DOI: 10.1089/met.2011.0108, ISSN: 1557-8518.