Xin Wang

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plant cytoplasm preserved by lightning
    X Wang
    Department of Geological Sciences and Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 7800, USA
    Tissue Cell 36:351-60. 2004
  2. pmc Schmeissneria: a missing link to angiosperms?
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
    BMC Evol Biol 7:14. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Paleontological evidence for membrane fusion between a unit membrane and a half-unit membrane
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing, P R China
    Mol Membr Biol 24:496-506. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A chemical signal possibly related to physiology in fossil cells detected by energy dispersive X-ray microanalysis
    X Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, 39 Beijing Dong Road, Nanjing 210008, PR China
    Tissue Cell 38:43-51. 2006
  5. pmc Palaeontological evidence of membrane relationship in step-by-step membrane fusion
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing, P R China
    Mol Membr Biol 28:115-22. 2011
  6. pmc L-malate production by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli
    X Zhang
    Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:427-34. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The earliest normal flower from Liaoning Province, China
    Xin Wang
    Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
    J Integr Plant Biol 51:800-11. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Room-temperature synthesis of self-assembled Sb2S3 films and nanorings via a two-phase approach
    Qiaofeng Han
    Key Laboratory for Soft Chemistry and Functional Materials, Ministry of Education, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
    Langmuir 28:6726-30. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Atomic force microscope observation on ultrastructures in plant cells
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing 210008, China
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:6624-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Novel PEG functionalized graphene nanosheets: enhancement of dispersibility and thermal stability
    Shupeng Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Soft Chemistry and Functional Materials, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Nanjing, 210094, China
    Nanoscale 3:2169-74. 2011

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Plant cytoplasm preserved by lightning
    X Wang
    Department of Geological Sciences and Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 7800, USA
    Tissue Cell 36:351-60. 2004
    ..The importance of the identification of cytoplasm in fossil lies not in itself but in how much it influences the future research in paleobotany...
  2. pmc Schmeissneria: a missing link to angiosperms?
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
    BMC Evol Biol 7:14. 2007
    ..The earliest reliable fossil record of angiosperms remains restricted to the Cretaceous, even though recent molecular phylogenetic studies suggest an origin for angiosperms much earlier than the current fossil record...
  3. ncbi request reprint Paleontological evidence for membrane fusion between a unit membrane and a half-unit membrane
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing, P R China
    Mol Membr Biol 24:496-506. 2007
    ..This unexpected result from an unexpected material not only marks the first evidence of on-going physiological activities in fossil plants, but also raises questions on membrane fusion in recent plants...
  4. ncbi request reprint A chemical signal possibly related to physiology in fossil cells detected by energy dispersive X-ray microanalysis
    X Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, 39 Beijing Dong Road, Nanjing 210008, PR China
    Tissue Cell 38:43-51. 2006
    ..This paves the way for further research on fossil cytoplasm, which will better our understanding on the physiology of fossil plants...
  5. pmc Palaeontological evidence of membrane relationship in step-by-step membrane fusion
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing, P R China
    Mol Membr Biol 28:115-22. 2011
    ..Observing such a transient phenomenon in fossil material implies that the fixing was most likely accomplished quickly by a natural process. The mechanism behind this phenomenon is clearly worthy of further enquiry...
  6. pmc L-malate production by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli
    X Zhang
    Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:427-34. 2011
    ..42 mol mol(-1)) and productivity (0.47 g liter(-1) h(-1)). This malate yield and productivity are equal to or better than those of other known biocatalysts...
  7. doi request reprint The earliest normal flower from Liaoning Province, China
    Xin Wang
    Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
    J Integr Plant Biol 51:800-11. 2009
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  8. doi request reprint Room-temperature synthesis of self-assembled Sb2S3 films and nanorings via a two-phase approach
    Qiaofeng Han
    Key Laboratory for Soft Chemistry and Functional Materials, Ministry of Education, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
    Langmuir 28:6726-30. 2012
    ..The Sb(2)S(3) nanorings showed higher photocatalytic activity for methyl orange degradation under visible light than the Sb(2)S(3) films owing to broader spectrum response and better aqueous dispersion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atomic force microscope observation on ultrastructures in plant cells
    Xin Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Nanjing 210008, China
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:6624-8. 2010
    ..The comparison among outcomes of AFM, SEM, TEM and LM on the same single cell suggest that this modified method is a good, applicable, efficient and faithful way applying AFM on biological materials...
  10. doi request reprint Novel PEG functionalized graphene nanosheets: enhancement of dispersibility and thermal stability
    Shupeng Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Soft Chemistry and Functional Materials, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, Nanjing, 210094, China
    Nanoscale 3:2169-74. 2011
    ..In our case, an increase of 35 K in thermal stability can be obtained for PEG4000 after filling with as low as 1 wt % of the PEG modified carbon sheets, suggesting their great potential as novel nanofillers in industry...
  11. pmc Preparation and Characterization of Mesoporous Zirconia Made by Using a Poly (methyl methacrylate) Template
    Guorong Duan
    Ruidi Engineering and Technology Center, Nanjing Hydraulic Research Institute, Nanjing, 210024, P, R, China
    Nanoscale Res Lett 3:118-22. 2008
    ..The results indicate that the average pore size was found to be 3.7 nm...
  12. ncbi request reprint Localization and mutation detection for paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis
    Te Du
    National Laboratory of Medical Molecular Biology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, 5 Dongdan 3 Tiao, Beijing 100005, China
    J Mol Neurosci 34:101-7. 2008
    ..Paroxysmal kinesigenic choreoathetosis (PKC) is an autosomal-dominant movement disorder characterized by attacks of paroxysmal involuntary movements. To date, the causative gene has not been discovered...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bioleaching of heavy metals from mine tailings by indigenous sulfur-oxidizing bacteria: effects of substrate concentration
    Yun Guo Liu
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha 410082, PR China
    Bioresour Technol 99:4124-9. 2008
    ..5%, 1%, 2%, 3%, and 5%) under the chosen experimental conditions. The bioleaching had a significant impact on changes in partitioning of heavy metals...
  14. pmc Carbon dots for multiphoton bioimaging
    Li Cao
    Department of Chemistry, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634 0973, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 129:11318-9. 2007
  15. pmc The challenge of cross-cultural collaborative research: lessons learnt from a pilot case-crossover study of severe occupational hand trauma in the People's Republic of China
    Kezhi Jin
    School of Public Health, Fudan University, Shanghai, PR China
    Inj Prev 13:133-6. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Image-guided optical spectroscopy provides molecular-specific information in vivo: MRI-guided spectroscopy of breast cancer hemoglobin, water, and scatterer size
    Colin M Carpenter
    Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Opt Lett 32:933-5. 2007
    ..Integration of molecular spectroscopy into standard clinical MRI can be achieved with this approach to spectral tomography...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Relationships between aboveground biomass and environmental factors along an altitude gradient of alpine grassland]
    Kai hui Li
    Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Urumqi 830011, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 18:2019-24. 2007
    ..Altitude was negatively correlated with mean air temperature and soil pH value (P < 0.01), and positively correlated with mean relative humidity (P < 0.01) and soil available nitrogen and water content (P < 0.05)...
  18. pmc Nortriptyline protects mitochondria and reduces cerebral ischemia/hypoxia injury
    Wen Hua Zhang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 221 Longwood Avenue, LMRC 113, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Stroke 39:455-62. 2008
    ..Because mitochondrial permeability transition and consequent mitochondrial dysfunction have been implicated in acute neuronal death, we proposed to investigate the possible neuroprotective effects of nortriptyline in cerebral ischemia...
  19. doi request reprint Brewery wastewater treatment using air-cathode microbial fuel cells
    Yujie Feng
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, No 202, Haihe Road, Nangang District, Harbin 150090, China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 78:873-80. 2008
    ..These results show that brewery wastewater can be effectively treated using MFCs, but that achievable power densities will depend on wastewater strength, solution conductivity, and buffering capacity...
  20. doi request reprint O:8 serotype Yersinia enterocolitica strains in China
    Xin Wang
    National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 102206, Beijing, China
    Int J Food Microbiol 125:259-66. 2008
    ..This suggests the O:8 strains lacking virulence determinants may not disseminate rapidly in humans and are maintained in animal reservoirs; and therefore exhibit higher variance and divergence from the virulent type...
  21. ncbi request reprint The polymorphism of HLA-DR and -DQ allelic genes associated with intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy
    Yiling Ding
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China
    Genet Test 12:215-20. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the association of the polymorphisms of human leucocyte antigen (HLA) class II DRB1 and DQB1 alleles and the risk for intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP)...
  22. doi request reprint Pedological characteristics of Mn mine tailings and metal accumulation by native plants
    Xin Wang
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, China
    Chemosphere 72:1260-6. 2008
    ..All species studied could be good candidates for revegetation of Mn tailings...
  23. pmc Restoration of mature etiolated cucumber hypocotyl cell wall susceptibility to expansin by pretreatment with fungal pectinases and EGTA in vitro
    Qingxin Zhao
    Jiangsu Key Laboratory for Biodiversity and Biotechnology, College of Life Science, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing 210046, People s Republic of China
    Plant Physiol 147:1874-85. 2008
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  24. pmc A channel connecting the mother cell and forespore during bacterial endospore formation
    Jeffrey Meisner
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:15100-5. 2008
    ..These and other results lead us to suggest that SpoIIIAH forms part of a channel between the forespore and mother cell that is required for the activation of sigma(G)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Field-dependent-independent cognitive style in solving dynamics problems
    Li Jun Wang
    College of Mathematics, Physics and Informations Science, Zhejiang Normal University, China
    Psychol Rep 92:867-80. 2003
    ..The difference between Field-independent students and Field-dependent students in solving complex Dynamics problems may be that the former students more easily form a clear map of motion than the latter students...
  26. ncbi request reprint The cellular and subcellular localization of zinc transporter 7 in the mouse spinal cord
    Zhi Hong Chi
    Department of Histology and Embryology, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    Histol Histopathol 23:781-7. 2008
    ..The present study supports the notion that ZNT7 may function to supply zinc ions to the newly synthesized metalloproteins in the secretory pathway of the spinal neuron and the ependyma cell...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Canopy rainfall storage capacity of tropical seasonal rainforest and rubber plantation in Xishuangbanna]
    Xin Wang
    Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 17:1782-8. 2006
    ..Compared with rubber plantation, tropical seasonal rainforest had a stronger rainfall-storage capacity due to its multi-layer structure of canopy and excellent water-holding performance...
  28. ncbi request reprint Potential of weed species applied to remediation of soils contaminated with heavy metals
    Shu He Wei
    Key Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecological Process, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 16:868-73. 2004
    ..If the problem of low endurance to heavy metals can be solved by a reinforcer, 3 weed species can be perhaps applied commercially...
  29. ncbi request reprint Probing rhodopsin-transducin interactions by surface modification and mass spectrometry
    Xin Wang
    Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Biochemistry 43:11153-62. 2004
    ..In addition, we show evidence of interaction between the end of the C-terminal tail of rhodopsin and G(t)alpha in the unactivated state of rhodopsin...
  30. ncbi request reprint Modeling of oxygen diffusion and metabolism from capillary to muscle
    Ping Huang
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 540:325-30. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between the patients' knowledge on hypertension prevention and control and the rate on blood pressure control]
    Xin Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, Cardiovascular Institute and Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing 100037, China
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 24:1082-5. 2003
    ..To study the relationship between blood pressure control status and patients' knowledge on hypertension prevention and control among hypertensive patients...
  32. ncbi request reprint Morphological and molecular heterogeneity in release sites of single neurons
    Florence D Morgenthaler
    Institut de Biologie Cellulaire et de Morphologie IBCM, Rue du Bugnon 9, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1365-74. 2003
    ..These results show that integral membrane synaptic vesicle proteins are differentially distributed among functional release sites of the same neuron...
  33. ncbi request reprint A novel sRNA component of the carbon storage regulatory system of Escherichia coli
    Thomas Weilbacher
    Department of Molecular Biology and Immunology, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX 76107 2699, USA
    Mol Microbiol 48:657-70. 2003
    ..Homologues of csrC are apparent in several Enterobacteriaceae. The regulatory and evolutionary implications of these findings are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint 5-Fluorouracil derivatives from the sponge Phakellia fusca
    Xiao Hua Xu
    Institute and National Laboratory of Elemento Organic Chemistry, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 66:285-8. 2003
    ..Their structures were determined on the basis of spectral analysis and X-ray diffraction...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk factors of military training-related injuries in recruits of Chinese People's Armed Police Forces
    Xin Wang
    Department of Health Service, Medical College of Chinese People s Armed Police Forces, Tianjin 300162, China
    Chin J Traumatol 6:12-7. 2003
    ..To assess the incidence, types and risk factors of military training-related injuries in recruits of Chinese People's Armed Police Forces (CPAPF)...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Effects of land utilization of sewage sludge on crops and soils]
    Xin Wang
    Open Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecological Process, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 13:163-6. 2002
    ..There was no evident harmful effect of heavy methals from sewage sludge on quality of soil environment, agricultural products and underground water when the application of sewage sludge was controlled within the range of 45 t.hm-2...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of polymorphism of ACTBP2 locus in Han population in Chengdu and triplexing of three STR loci]
    Zhenbo Xu
    The Research Institution of Forensic Science and Technology, Shenzhen Police Bureau, Shenzhen 518001, China
    Sichuan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 34:72-4. 2003
    ..To obtain the polymorphism of ACTBP2 locus in Han Chinese in Chengdu and establish the triplexing of three STR loci (DHFRP2,FIBRA and ACTBP2)...
  38. pmc Mechanical strain opens connexin 43 hemichannels in osteocytes: a novel mechanism for the release of prostaglandin
    Priscilla P Cherian
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Mol Biol Cell 16:3100-6. 2005
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  39. pmc Streptococcus suis sequence type 7 outbreak, Sichuan, China
    Changyun Ye
    State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Changping, Beijing 102206, People s Republic of China
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1203-8. 2006
    ..suis ST-7, the causative agent, was a single-locus variant of ST-1 with increased virulence. These findings strongly suggest that ST-7 is an emerging, highly virulent S. suis clone that caused the largest S. suis outbreak ever described...
  40. ncbi request reprint Quantum-sized carbon dots for bright and colorful photoluminescence
    Ya Ping Sun
    Department of Chemistry and Laboratory for Emerging Materials and Technology, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634 0973, USA
    J Am Chem Soc 128:7756-7. 2006
    ..These strongly emissive carbon dots may find applications similar to or beyond those of their widely pursued silicon counterparts...
  41. ncbi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the proximal promoter region of apolipoprotein M gene (apoM) confer the susceptibility to development of type 2 diabetes in Han Chinese
    Nifang Niu
    National Laboratory of Medical Molecular Biology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, School of Basic Medicine, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, PR China
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:21-5. 2007
    ..In the present study, we investigated the potential association of apoM genetic variation with the development of T2D...
  42. ncbi request reprint Approximation of Mie scattering parameters in near-infrared tomography of normal breast tissue in vivo
    Xin Wang
    Dartmouth College, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    J Biomed Opt 10:051704. 2005
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  43. pmc TAK-652 inhibits CCR5-mediated human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection in vitro and has favorable pharmacokinetics in humans
    Masanori Baba
    Division of Antiviral Chemotherapy, Center for Chronic Viral Diseases, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, 8 35 1, Sakuragaoka, Kagoshima 890 8544, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:4584-91. 2005
    ..The compound displayed favorable pharmacokinetics, and its plasma concentration was 7.2 ng/ml (9.1 nM) even 24 h after the administration of 25 mg. Thus, TAK-652 is a promising candidate as a novel entry inhibitor of HIV-1...
  44. ncbi request reprint Expression pattern and preliminary functional analysis of human CREB4 gene
    Yong Juan Gao
    Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Life Sciences, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
    Yi Chuan Xue Bao 32:898-902. 2005
    ..Our results suggested that putative transmembrane domain of CREB4 protein was associated with modulation of its function for the transcriptional activation...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Epidermal growth factor receptor mutation in Chinese patients with non-small cell lung cancer]
    Zhen Kui Pan
    Skate Key Laboratory of Oncology in Southern China, Cancer Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P R China
    Ai Zheng 24:919-23. 2005
    ..The frequency of mutations are higher in Japanese patients than in American patients. This study was to analyze EGFR mutations in Chinese patients with NSCLC...
  46. pmc Highly potent inhibition of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 replication by TAK-220, an orally bioavailable small-molecule CCR5 antagonist
    Katsunori Takashima
    Division of Antiviral Chemotherapy, Center for Chronic Viral Diseases, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, 8 35 1, Sakuragaoka, Kagoshima 890 8544, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:3474-82. 2005
    ..At a dose of 5 mg/kg of body weight, TAK-220 showed oral bioavailabilities of 9.5 and 28.9% in rats and monkeys, respectively. Thus, TAK-220 is a promising candidate for the treatment of HIV-1 infection...
  47. ncbi request reprint Identification of weed plants excluding the uptake of heavy metals
    Shuhe Wei
    Key Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecological Process, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    Environ Int 31:829-34. 2005
    ..O. biennis is a potential Cd-excluder, but also a potential Cu-excluder. The research raises the possibility of making a major breakthrough in the application of metal excluders for safe agro-production in the future...
  48. ncbi request reprint Polymorphic CAG/CAA repeat length in the AIB1/SRC-3 gene and prostate cancer risk: a population-based case-control study
    Ann W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:337-41. 2002
    ..Expanded studies in other populations are needed to confirm this association and the combined effect of AIB1/SRC-3 and other hormone-related genes in prostate cancer etiology...