Year 2015


  1. Yan Wupeng, Song Heng, Song Fuhang, Guo Yisong, Wu Cheng-Hsuan, Sae Her Ampon, Pu Yi, Wang Shu, Naowarojna Nathchar, Weitz Andrew, Hendrich Michael P., Costello Catherine E., Zhang Lixin*, Liu Pinghua*, and Jessie Zhang Yan*. 2015. Endoperoxide formation by an α-ketoglutarate-dependent mononuclear non-haem iron enzyme, Nature 527, 539–543. IF=41.296



  2. Bai Chaoxian# ,Zhang Yang# , Zhao Xuejin# , Hu Yiling, Xiang Sihai, Miao Jin, Lou Chunbo*, Zhang Lixin*. (2015) Exploiting a precise design of universal synthetic modular regulatory elements to unlock the microbial natural products in Streptomyces. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 112 (39), 12181-6. IF=10.563



  3. Joseph Scott Zarins-Tutt,a Tania Triscari Barberi,a Hong Gao,a Andrew Mearns-Spragg,b Lixin Zhang,c David J. Newmand and Rebecca Jane Miriam Goss*a . 2015. Prospecting for new bacterial metabolites: a glossary of approaches for inducing, activating and upregulating the biosynthesis of bacterial cryptic or silent natural products. Nat Prod Rep. 2015 Nov 5. [Epub ahead of print]IF=10.107
  4. Tong Yaojun, Charusanti Pep, Zhang Lixin , Weber Tilmann* , Lee Sang Yup* . (2015) CRISPR-Cas9 based engineering of actinomycetal genomes. ACS Synthetic Biology . 4 (9), 1020–1029. IF=5.037

  5. Zhang Xumeng, Guo Hui, Li Zaishun, Song Fuhang, Dai Huanqin, Zhang Lixin* , Wang Jianguo* . (2015) Synthesis and evaluation of isatin-b-thiosemicarbazones as novel agents against antibiotic-resistant Gram-positive bacterial species. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry.101: 419-430. IF=3.946

  6. Singh Vikramjeet*, Singh Kuldeep, Nand Amita, Dai Huanqin, Wang Jianguo, Zhang Lixin, Merino Alejandro, Zhu Jingsong. (2015) Small molecule microarray screening methodology based on surface plasmon resonance imaging. Arabian Journal of Chemistry. Available online 21 January 2015. IF=3.390

  7. Mohamed Nadia H, Liu Miaomiao, Abdel-Mageed Wael M, Alwahibi Lamya H, Dai Huanqin, Ismail Mady Ahemd, Badr Gamal, Quinn Ronald J, Liu Xueting*, Zhang Lixin*, Shoreit Ahmed A M*. (2015) Cytotoxic cardenolides from the latex of Calotropis procera. Bioorganic& Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 25(20), 4615–4620. IF=2.317

  8. Wang Fen, Wang Yanjie, Li Junjie, Zhou Zhan, Yu Jingkai, Zhu Hua, Su Zhiguo, Zhang Lixin*, Zheng Jianting*. (2015) Structural and Functional Analysis of the Loading Acyltransferase from Avermectin Modular Polyketide Synthase. ACS Chem Biol. 10(4):1017-1025. IF=5.459

  9. Cui Jinhui, Ren Biao, Tong Yaojun, Dai Huanqin*, Zhang Lixin*. (2015) Synergistic combinations of antifungals and anti-virulence agents to fight against Candida albicans. Virulence. 6(4):362-371. IF=3.261

  10. Lin Jun, Nishino Kunihiko, Roberts Marilyn C, Tolmasky Marcelo, Aminov Rustam I and Zhang Lixin*. (2015) Mechanisms of antibiotic resistance. Frontiers in Microbiology. 6(34):1-3 IF=3.924

  11. Li Pengwei, Li Jine, Guo Zhengyan, Tang Wei, Han Jianshan, Meng Xiangxi, Hao Tingting, Zhu Yaxin, Zhang Lixin, Yihua Chen*. (2015) An efficient blue-white screening based gene inactivation system for Streptomyces. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 99(4):1923-1933. IF=3.848

  12. Xie Feng, Dai Shengwang, Shen Jinzhao, Ren Biao, Huang Pei, Wang Qiushui, Liu Xueting, Zhang Buchang, Dai Huanqin*, Zhang Lixin*.(2015) A new salicylate synthase AmS is identified for siderophores biosynthesis in Amycolatopsis methanolica 239T. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 99(14):5895-5905. IF=3.848

  13. Mao Yongrong, Wu Hang, Chen Meng, Pan Hui, Huang Xunduan, Ren Min, Wu Hao, Li Jiali, Xu Zhongdong, Yuan Hualing, Geng Ming, Weaver David T., Zhang Lixin*, Zhang Buchang*. (2015) Capturing the target genes of BldD in Saccharopolyspora erythraea using improved genomic SELEX method, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.99, 2683-2692. IF=3.848

  14. Yu Xiaoyun# , Zhang Li#, Ren Biao, Yang Na , Liu Mei, Liu Xueting , Zhang Lixin*, Ding Linxian*. (2015) Arthrobacter liuii sp. nov., resuscitated from Xinjiang desert soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 65: 896-901. IF=2.403

  15. Chakraborty Samrat, Ghosh Mandakini, Chakraborti Srijita, Jana Sougata*, Sen Kalyan Kumar, Kokare Chandrakant, and Zhang Lixin. (2015) Biosurfactant produced from Actinomycetes nocardiopsis A17: Characterization and its biological evaluation. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 79, 405-412. IF=3.016

  16. Wu Yu`e, Min Fangui, Pan Jinchun, Wang Jing, Yuan Wen, Zhang Yu*, Huang Ren*, Zhang Lixin*. (2015) Systemic Candida parapsilosis Infection Model in Immunosuppressed ICR Mice and Assessing the Antifungal Efficiency of Fluconazole. Vet Med Int. 370641. doi: 10.1155/2015/370641. IF=NA


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