Jian Zhang


Affiliation: Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology
Country: China


  1. Fang J, Wang H, Miao L, Kuang X, Ma W, Wang C, et al. Involvement of Protein Acyltransferase ZDHHC3 in Maintaining Oocyte Meiotic Arrest in Xenopus laevis. Biol Reprod. 2016;95:67 pubmed
    ..Taken together, ZDHHC3 is a key acyltransferase to palmitoylate proteins in order to maintain G2 arrest in Xenopus oocytes. ..
  2. Ma W, Zhang J. Jag1b is essential for patterning inner ear sensory cristae by regulating anterior morphogenetic tissue separation and preventing posterior cell death. Development. 2015;142:763-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, Jag1b uses two distinct mechanisms to form three sensory cristae in zebrafish. ..
  3. Yuan Y, Zhang J, Zhou Q. Overexpression of Jak1 Activating Mutants in Hepatocytes Is Insufficient to Generate Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Zebrafish. J Genet Genomics. 2016;43:99-102 pubmed publisher
  4. Miao L, Yuan Y, Cheng F, Fang J, Zhou F, Ma W, et al. Translation repression by maternal RNA binding protein Zar1 is essential for early oogenesis in zebrafish. Development. 2017;144:128-138 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our results indicate that regulation of translational repression and de-repression are essential for precisely controlling protein expression during early oogenesis. ..
  5. Zhu D, Gong X, Miao L, Fang J, Zhang J. Efficient Induction of Syncytiotrophoblast Layer II Cells from Trophoblast Stem Cells by Canonical Wnt Signaling Activation. Stem Cell Reports. 2017;9:2034-2049 pubmed publisher
    ..The availability of SynT-II cells in vitro will facilitate molecular understanding of labyrinth layer development. ..