University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

2018

Dr. Yan won the 2018 SSR Research Award, which recognizes an active, regular member of the Society for outstanding research published over the previous six years. In making its recommendation, the Awards Committee considers the significance of the problems under investigation, the breadth and depth of the analyses performed, and the level of originality manifested in the publications of this work. 

UNR Med’s Dr. Yan honored with 2018 SSR Research Award.


2017

我院客座教授闫威博士当选美国科学促进会会士

我校1985级(71期)校友闫威当选美国科学促进会会士

Dr. Yan was elected as a Fellow of the American Society for the Advancement of Sciences (AAAS).

Dr. Wei Yan received the UNR 2017 Outstanding Researcher Award. 



2016

Dr. Wei Yan named the University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Professor.
Dr. Yan selected as editor-in-chief of Biology of Reproduction journal.

Dr. Wei Yan|Knowledge in a nanosecond.



2015
KTVN Channel 2 highlights the Yan lab research on male infertility and the development of novel male contraceptives.
Medicine scientist Dr. Wei Yan finds the cause of 'headless' sperm in male infertility.
School of Medicine Article
MyNews4 Article
LinkedIn Article

2014
A novel role for Ranbp9 in regulating alternative splicing in spermatogenic cells.
Dr. Wei Yan's interview with NPR KUNR 88.7FM.
Yan Lab discovers five microRNAs that control critical developmental processes.

2013
Dr. Wei Yan discusses the discovery of small noncoding RNA derived from mitochondrial genome.
Dr. Wei Yan discusses the role of DROSHA in spermatogenesis.
Dr. Wei Yan won the 2013 Nevada Healthcare Hero Award for Technology and Research.

2012
Dr. Yan named Associate Editor for journal Biology of Reproduction.
A tale of two researchers 7/9/12: Nevada Today: University of Nevada
Yan has been selected as this year’s recipient of the American Society of Andrology Young Andrologist Award.

2010
Yan accepted for membership in NIH Center for Scientific Review

2009
INVerbatim Podcast: Dr. Wei Yan talks about groundbreaking research- Blubrry
2009 SSR New Investigator Award - Dr. Wei Yan - Society for the study of reproduction
Small RNAs can play critical roles in male fertility/contraception
University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Yan selected as Regents' Rising Star