Experts and Doctors on membrane proteins in Kunming, Yunnan, China


Locale: Kunming, Yunnan, China
Topic: membrane proteins

Top Publications

  1. Qi Y, Gao F, Hou L, Wan C. Anti-Inflammatory and Immunostimulatory Activities of Astragalosides. Am J Chin Med. 2017;45:1157-1167 pubmed publisher
    ..These pharmacological properties highlight the traditional uses of Astragalus and provide a new direction for subsequent research and the clinical application of this traditional herbal. ..
  2. Zhu X, Zhao Z, Feng Y, Li P, Liu F, Liu J, et al. Genetic diversity of the Plasmodium falciparum apical membrane antigen I gene in parasite population from the China-Myanmar border area. Infect Genet Evol. 2016;39:155-162 pubmed publisher
    ..Whereas no alleles were unique to a specific region, there were considerable geographical differences in major alleles and their frequencies, highlighting further necessity to include more PfAMA1 alleles in vaccine designs. ..
  3. Yonggang L. A novel porcine gene--erlin2, differentially expressed in the liver tissues from Meishan and Large White pigs. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2010;160:1047-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Our experiment suggested that the swine erlin2 gene might play an important role in the superabundant fat deposition of Chinese pigs. ..
  4. Nie Z, Wang C, Zhou Z, Chen C, Liu R, Wang D. Transforming growth factor-beta increases breast cancer stem cell population partially through upregulating PMEPA1 expression. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). 2016;48:194-201 pubmed publisher
    ..TGF-β-induced PMEPA1 expression partially contributed to TGF-β-induced breast CSC maintenance. These findings suggest that TGF-β-PMEPA1 axis might provide new diagnosis and therapeutic targets for breast cancer treatment. ..
  5. Wu M, Tu T, Huang Y, Cao Y. Suppression subtractive hybridization identified differentially expressed genes in lung adenocarcinoma: ERGIC3 as a novel lung cancer-related gene. BMC Cancer. 2013;13:44 pubmed publisher
    ..ERGIC3 may play an active role in the development and progression of lung cancer. ..
  6. Wang H, Wang J, Zuo Y, Ding M, Yan R, Yang D, et al. Expression and prognostic significance of a new tumor metastasis suppressor gene LASS2 in human bladder carcinoma. Med Oncol. 2012;29:1921-7 pubmed publisher
    ..001), depth of tumor invasion (P < 0.001), and recurrence (P < 0.001). Thus, LASS2 expression may be correlated with the development and progression of human bladder carcinoma and may be a prognostic indicator for this carcinoma. ..
  7. Yang C, Chen W, Chen Y, Jiang J. Smoothened transduces Hedgehog signal by forming a complex with Evc/Evc2. Cell Res. 2012;22:1593-604 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that Hh activates Smo by inducing its phosphorylation, which recruits Evc/Evc2 to activate Gli proteins by antagonizing Sufu in the primary cilia. ..
  8. Shen Y, Liang L, Li G, Murphy R, Zhang Y. Parallel evolution of auditory genes for echolocation in bats and toothed whales. PLoS Genet. 2012;8:e1002788 pubmed publisher
  9. Tian H, Feng J, Wen J. The evolution of cardiolipin biosynthesis and maturation pathways and its implications for the evolution of eukaryotes. BMC Evol Biol. 2012;12:32 pubmed publisher

More Information


  1. Chang H, Zhang C, Cao Y. Expression and distribution of symplekin regulates the assembly and function of the epithelial tight junction. Histochem Cell Biol. 2012;137:319-27 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, symplekin expression regulates the assembly of tight junctions, thus helps to maintain the integrity of the epithelial monolayer and cellular polarity. ..
  2. Zhang Y, Mao B. Embryonic expression and evolutionary analysis of the amphioxus Dickkopf and Kremen family genes. J Genet Genomics. 2010;37:637-45 pubmed publisher
    ..No co-operative effect was observed between amphioxus Dkk1/2/4 and Kremens, suggesting that the interaction between Dkk and Kremen likely originated later during evolution...
  3. Wang L, Liu L, Che Y, Wang L, Jiang L, Dong C, et al. Egress of HSV-1 capsid requires the interaction of VP26 and a cellular tetraspanin membrane protein. Virol J. 2010;7:156 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our data support the notion that biological events mediated by a VP26 - CTMP-7 interaction aid in viral capsid enveloping and egress from the cell during the HSV-1 infectious process...
  4. He F, Wu D, Kong Q, Zhang Y. Intriguing balancing selection on the intron 5 region of LMBR1 in human population. PLoS ONE. 2008;3:e2948 pubmed publisher
    ..We proposed that the intron 5 of LMBR1 was presumably subject to balancing selection during the evolution of modern human. ..
  5. Yu H, Jiang H, Zhou Q, Yang J, Cun Y, Su B, et al. Origination and evolution of a human-specific transmembrane protein gene, c1orf37-dup. Hum Mol Genet. 2006;15:1870-5 pubmed
    ..It is suggested that c1orf37-dup encodes a novel transmembrane protein in humans which potentially endows new properties to cell surface interactions. ..
  6. Li Q, Wang L, Dong C, Che Y, Jiang L, Liu L, et al. The interaction of the SARS coronavirus non-structural protein 10 with the cellular oxido-reductase system causes an extensive cytopathic effect. J Clin Virol. 2005;34:133-9 pubmed
    ..The cytopathic effect of the Coronavirus 229E strain appeared more extensive in these cells than in the control cells. ..
  7. Pan G, Zhang X, Ren J, Lu J, Li W, Fu H, et al. Semaphorin 5A, an axon guidance molecule, enhances the invasion and metastasis of human gastric cancer through activation of MMP9. Pathol Oncol Res. 2013;19:11-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Semaphorin 5A and its regulated molecules could be the potential targets for cancer therapy. ..
  8. Ke Y, Bao T, Zhou Q, Wang Y, Ge J, Fu B, et al. Discs large homolog 5 decreases formation and function of invadopodia in human hepatocellular carcinoma via Girdin and Tks5. Int J Cancer. 2017;141:364-376 pubmed publisher
    ..Conceivably, Dlg5 may act as a new biomarker for prognosis of HCC patients. ..