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XIAO, Junyu
Office Address: LUI CHE WOO BUILDING,Peking University, No.5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian District,Beijing, P.R.China 100871
Lab Address: LUI CHE WOO BUILDING,Peking University, No.5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian District,Beijing, P.R.China 100871
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2003 - 2008 , Ph.D. , Biological Chemistry , University of Michigan
1998 - 2002 , B.S. , Biochemistry and Molecular Biology , Peking University
Professional Experience
2020 - present , Associate Professor (with tenure)/Principle Investigator , Peking University
2014 - 2019 , Assistant Professor/Principle Investigator , Peking University
2011 - 2013 , Assistant Project Scientist , University of California, San Diego
2009 - 2011 , Postdoctoral Scholar, Pharmacology , University of California, San Diego (Mentor: Jack Dixon)
Research Interests
1. Kinases
2. Immunoglobulins
3. Structural biology
Representative Peer-Reviewed Publications
1. Du, S., Cao, Y., Zhu, Q., Yu, P., Qi. F., Wang, G., Du, X., Bao, L., Deng, W., Zhu, H., Liu, J., Nie, J., Zheng, Y., Liang, H., Liu, R., Gong, S., Xu, H., Yisimayi, A., Lv, Q., Wang, B., He, R., Han, Y., Zhao, W., Bai, Y., Qu, Y., Gao, X., Ji, C., Wang, Q., Gao, N., Huang, W., Wang, Y., Xie, S.X*., Su, X.-d*., Xiao, J.*, Qin, C.* (2020). Structurally resolved SARS-CoV-2 antibody shows high efficacy in severely infected hamsters and provides a potent cocktail pairing strategy. Cell 183:1013-1023.e13.
2. Li, Y., Wang, G., Li, N., Wang, Y., Zhu, Q., Chu, H., Wu, W., Tan, Y., Yu, F., Su, X.D., Gao, N., Xiao, J.* (2020). Structural insights into immunoglobulin M. Science 367:1014-1017.
3. Wang, Y., Wang, G., Li, Y., Zhu, Q., Shen, H., Gao, N., Xiao, J.* (2020). Structural insights into secretory immunoglobulin A and its interaction with a pneumococcal adhesin. Cell Research 30:602-609.
4. Ji, C., Du, S., Li, P., Zhu, Q., Yang, X., Long, C., Yu, J., Shao, F.*, Xiao, J.* (2019). Structural mechanism for guanylate-binding proteins (GBPs) targeting by the Shigella E3 ligase IpaH9.8. PLoS Pathog. 15:e1007876.
5. Liang, K., Li, N., Wang, X., Dai, J., Liu, P., Wang, C., Chen, X.W., Gao, N., Xiao, J.* (2018). Cryo-EM structure of human mitochondrial trifunctional protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 115:7039-7044.
6. Zhang, H., Zhu, Q., Cui, J., Wang, Y., Chen, M.J., Guo, X., Tagliabracci, V.S., Dixon, J.E., Xiao, J.* (2018). Structure and evolution of the Fam20 kinases. Nature Communications 9:1218.
7. Liu, Y., Bhowmick, T., Liu, Y., Gao, X., Mertens, H.D.T., Svergun, D.I., Xiao, J.*, Zhang, Y.*, Wang, J.H.*, Meijers, R*. (2018). Structural Basis for Draxin-Modulated Axon Guidance and Fasciculation by Netrin-1 through DCC. Neuron. 97(6):1261-1267.
8. Sun, X., Li, Y., He, W., Ji, C., Xia, P., Wang, Y., Du, S., Li, H., Raikhel, N., Xiao, J.*, Guo, H.* (2017). Pyrazinamide and derivatives block ethylene biosynthesis by inhibiting ACC oxidase. Nature Communications 8:15758.
9. Cui, J., Zhu, Q., Zhang, H., Cianfrocco, M.A., Leschziner, A.E., Dixon, J.E.*, Xiao, J.* (2017). Structure of Fam20A reveals a pseudokinase featuring a unique disulfide pattern and inverted ATP-binding. eLife 6, e23990.
10. Zhu, Q., Venzke, D., Walimbe, A.S., Anderson, M.E., Fu, Q., Kinch, L.N., Wang, W., Chen, X., Grishin, N.V., Huang, N., Yu, L., Dixon, J.E., Campbell, K.P.*, Xiao, J.* (2016). Structure of protein O-mannose kinase reveals a unique active site architecture. eLife 5, e22238.
Biochemistry (Undergraduate)
Laboratory Introduction