1. A generalized computational framework to streamline thermodynamics and kinetics analysis of metabolic pathways.

    Wu C, Jiang H, Kalra I, Wang X, Cano M, Maness P, Yu J, Xiong W. (2019) Metab. Eng. 2019 Aug 8. DOI: 10.1016/j.ymben.2019.08.006

  2. Glycogen metabolism jump-starts photosynthesis through the oxidative pentose phosphate pathway (OPPP) in cyanobacteria.

    Shinde S, Singapuri SP, Zhang X, Kalra I, Liu X, Morgan-Kiss RM, Wang X. (2019) bioRxiv Jan 1:657304. DOI: 10.1101/657304

  3. The Antarctic psychrophiles Chlamydomonas spp. UWO241 and ICE-MDV exhibit differential restructuring of PSI in response to iron.

    Cook G, Teufel A, Kalra I, Li W, Wang X, Priscu J, Morgan-Kiss R. (2019) Photosyn. Res. Feb 7:1-20. DOI: 10.1007/s11120-019-00621-0k

  4. Use of bacterial co-cultures for the efficient production of chemicals.

    Jones JA, Wang X. (2018) Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. Oct 1;53:33-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.copbio.2017.11.012

  5. Nickle-cobalt composite catalyst-modified activated carbon anode for direct glucose alkaline fuel cell.

    Gao M, Liu X, Irfan M, Shi J, Wang X, Zhang P. (2018) Int. J. Hydrogen Energ. Jan 18;43(3):1805-15. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2017.11.114

PhD & Postdoc

* equal contribution

  1. Wang Z*, Kurra Y*, Wang X*, Zeng Y, Lee YJ, Sharma V, Lin H, Dai SY, and Liu WR. (2017) A versatile approach to site-specifically install lysine acylations in proteins. Angew. Chem. 129: 1665.

  2. Wang Z*, Zeng Y*, Kurra Y*, Wang X, Tharp JM, Vatansever EC, Hsu WW, Dai SY, Fang X and Liu WR. (2017) A genetically encoded allysine for the synthesis of proteins with site-specific lysine dimethylation. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 56: 212.

  3. Wang X, Liu W, Xin C, Zheng Y, Cheng Y, Sun S, Li R, Zhu XG, Dai SY, Rentzepis PM, and Yuan JS. (2016) Enhanced limonene production in cyanobacteria reveals photosynthesis limitations. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 113(50): 14225.

  4. Li R, Chen J, Cesario TC, Wang X, Yuan JS & Rentzepis PM. (2016) Synergistic reaction of silver nitrate, silver nanoparticles, and methylene blue against bacteria. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 113(48):13612.

  5. Wang X, Ort DR & Yuan JS. (2015) Photosynthetic terpene hydrocarbon production for fuels and chemicals. Plant Biotechnol. J. 13(2): 137.

  6. Wang X, Singh P, Gao Z, Zhang X, Johnson ZI & Wang G. (2014) Distribution and diversity of planktonic fungi in the west Pacific warm pool. PLoS ONE 9(7): e101523.

  7. Wang X, Liu X, Kono S & Wang G. (2013) The ecological perspective of microbial communities in two pairs of competitive Hawaiian native and invasive macroalgae. Microb. Ecol. 65: 361.

  8. Wang X, Liu X & Wang G. (2011) Two-stage hydrolysis of invasive algal feedstock for ethanol fermentation. J. Integr. Plant Biol. 53: 246.

  9. Wang X*, Yang H*, Ruan L, Liu X, Li F & Xu X (2008) Cloning and characterization of a thermostable superoxide dismutase from the thermophilic bacterium Rhodothermus sp. XMH10. J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 35:133.

  10. Ruan L, Bian X, Wang X, Yan X, Li F & Xu X (2008) Molecular characteristics of the tubeworm, Ridgeia piscesae, from the deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Extremophiles 12: 735.