Zhiqiang Du

  • 578 Citations
1994 …2023
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Research Interests

protein folding, misfolding, aggregation, amyloidogenesis, prion, yeast genetics and protein misfolding disorders.

Training Experience

2009Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Heidelberg, Germany

… → 2002

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Grants 2014 2023

Prions
Prion Diseases
Proteostasis Deficiencies
Yeasts
Amyloid
Prions
Prion Diseases
Uracil
Yeasts
PrPC Proteins

Research Output 1994 2018

  • 578 Citations
  • 39 Article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 3 Review article
  • 1 Conference contribution
2 Citations (Scopus)

A brief overview of the Swi1 prion-[SWI+

Goncharoff, D. K., Du, Z. & Li, L., Sep 1 2018, In : FEMS yeast research. 18, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prions
Yeasts
Protein Conformation
Saccharomycetales
Chromatin Assembly and Disassembly
5 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of [SWI+] formation and propagation events

Du, Z., Goncharoff, D. K., Cheng, X. & Li, L., Apr 1 2017, In : Molecular Microbiology. 104, 1, p. 105-124 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prions
Molecular Chaperones
Protein Conformation
Saccharomycetales
Chromatin Assembly and Disassembly
3 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of small critical regions of Swi1 conferring prion formation, maintenance, and transmission

Valtierra, S., Du, Z. & Li, L., Oct 1 2017, In : Molecular and cellular biology. 37, 20, e00206-17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prions
Maintenance
Amino Acids
Protein Conformation
Asparagine
17 Citations (Scopus)
Prions
Gene expression
Yeast
Yeasts
Gene Expression
1 Citation (Scopus)

An insight into the complex prion-prion interaction network in the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Du, Z., Valtierra, S. & Li, L., Nov 1 2014, In : Prion. 8, 6, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Saccharomycetales
Prions
Yeast
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Yeasts