Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Yulong Li, MD, MS

Yulong Li, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Hyperparathyroidism 1
  • Hyperparathyroidism 3
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Mutation
  • Germ-Line Mutation
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Neoplasms
  • Human Herpesvirus 4
  • Lung
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Adrenal Gland Neoplasms
  • Coinfection

Recent Publications


El Lakis, M, Nockel, P, Guan, B, Agarwal, S, Welch, J, Simonds, WF, Marx, S, Li, Y, Nilubol, N, Patel, D, Yang, L, Merkel, R & Kebebew, E 2018, 'Familial isolated primary hyperparathyroidism associated with germline GCM2 mutations is more aggressive and has a lesser rate of biochemical cure', Surgery (United States), vol. 163, no. 1, pp. 31-34.


Guan, B, Welch, JM, Vemulapalli, M, Li, Y, Ling, H, Kebebew, E, Simonds, WF, Marx, SJ & Agarwal, SK 2017, 'Ethnicity of Patients With Germline GCM2-Activating Variants and Primary Hyperparathyroidism' Journal of the Endocrine Society, vol. 1, no. 5, pp. 488-499.
Li, Y & Simonds, WF 2017, 'Recent advances in the management of endocrine malignancies associated with hereditary hyperparathyroidism syndromes' International Journal of Endocrine Oncology, vol. 4, no. 2.


Li, Y & Simonds, WF 2016, 'Endocrine neoplasms in familial syndromes of hyperparathyroidism', Endocrine-Related Cancer, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. R229-R247.
Guan, B, Welch, JM, Sapp, JC, Ling, H, Li, Y, Johnston, JJ, Kebebew, E, Biesecker, LG, Simonds, WF, Marx, SJ & Agarwal, SK 2016, 'GCM2-Activating Mutations in Familial Isolated Hyperparathyroidism', American Journal of Human Genetics, vol. 99, no. 5, pp. 1034-1044.

Clinical Trials Search

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