1. Shengzhi Liu*, Xun Sun, Kexin Li, Rongrong Zha, Yan Feng, Tomohiko Sano, Chuanpeng Dong, Yunlong Liu, Uma K Aryal, Akihiro Sudo, Bai-Yan Li, Hiroki Yokota*, Generation of the tumor-suppressive secretome from tumor cells. Theranostics, 2021, 11:8517-8534. IF = 11.6
2. Shengzhi Liu*, Di Wu, Xun Sun, Yao Fan, Rongrong Zha, Aydin Jalali, Yan Feng, Kexin Li, Tomohiko Sano, Nicole Vike, Fangjia Li, Joseph Rispoli, Akihiro Sudo, Jing Liu, Alexander Robling, Harikrishna Nakshatri, Bai-Yan Li, Hiroki Yokota*, Overexpression of Lrp5 enhanced anti-breast cancer effects of osteocytes in the bone. Bone Research, 2021, 9(1):32. IF = 13.362
3. Shengzhi Liu, Di Wu, Xun Sun, Yao Fan, Rongrong Zha, Aydin Jalali, Meghana Teli, Tomohiko Sano, Amanda Siegel, Akihiro Sudo, Mangilal Agarwal, Alexander Robling, Bai-Yan Li, Hiroki Yokota*. Mechanical stimulations can inhibit local and remote tumor progression by downregulating WISP1. FASEB J, 2020, 34(9):12847-12859. IF = 5.834
4. Shengzhi Liu, Yao Fan, Andy Chen, Aydin Jalali, Kazumasa Minami, Kazuhiko Ogawa, Harikrishna Nakshatri, Bai-Yan Li*, Hiroki Yokota*. Osteocyte-Driven Downregulation of Snail Restrains Effects of Drd2 Inhibitors on Mammary Tumor Cells. Cancer Research, 2018, 78(14):3865-3876. IF = 13.312
5. Shengzhi Liu, Yang Liu, Kazumasa Minami, Andy Chen, Qiaoqiao Wan, Yukun Yin, Liangying Gan, Aihua Xu, Nariaki Matsuura, Masahiko Koizumi, Yunlong Liu, Sungsoo Na, Jiliang Li, Harikrishna Nakshatri, Bai-Yan Li*, Hiroki Yokota*. Inhibiting checkpoint kinase 1 protects bone from bone resorption by mammary tumor in a mouse model. Oncotarget, 2018, 9(10):9364-9378.
6. Yan Feng, Shengzhi Liu, Rongrong Zha, Xun Sun, Kexin Li, Alexander Robling, Baiyan Li, Hiroki Yokota. Mechanical Loading-Driven Tumor Suppression Is Mediated by Lrp5-Dependent and Independent Mechanisms, Cancers, 2021, 13(2): 267. IF = 6.575