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A brief overview of synthetic biology research programs and roadmap studies in the United States

Si, T. & Zhao, H., Dec 1 2016, In : Synthetic and Systems Biotechnology. 1, 4, p. 258-264 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Accelerated genome engineering through multiplexing

Bao, Z., Cobb, R. E. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2016, In : Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Systems Biology and Medicine. 8, 1, p. 5-21 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

A comprehensive genome-scale model for Rhodosporidium toruloides IFO0880 accounting for functional genomics and phenotypic data

Dinh, H. V., Suthers, P. F., Chan, S. H. J., Shen, Y., Xiao, T., Deewan, A., Jagtap, S. S., Zhao, H., Rao, C. V., Rabinowitz, J. D. & Maranas, C. D., Dec 2019, In : Metabolic Engineering Communications. 9, e00101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A continuing career in biocatalysis: Frances H. Arnold

Fasan, R., Jennifer Kan, S. B. & Zhao, H., Nov 1 2019, In : ACS Catalysis. 9, 11, p. 9775-9788 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ACS Catalysis and the Scope of Papers Sought in Three Catalysis Subdisciplines: Biocatalysis and Enzymology, Molecular Catalysis for Organic Synthesis, and Heterogeneous Photocatalysis

Chang, S., Fornasiero, P., Gunnoe, T. B., Jones, C. W., Linic, S., Ooi, T., Williams, R. M. & Zhao, H., Jul 1 2016, In : ACS Catalysis. 6, 7, p. 4782-4785 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Activation of silent biosynthetic gene clusters using transcription factor decoys

Wang, B., Guo, F., Dong, S. H. & Zhao, H., Feb 1 2019, In : Nature chemical biology. 15, 2, p. 111-114 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A ferredoxin-dependent dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase in Clostridium chromiireducens

Wang, F., Wei, Y., Lu, Q., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H. & Zhang, Y., Jul 31 2020, In : Bioscience Reports. 40, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A gene cluster for taurine sulfur assimilation in an anaerobic human gut bacterium

Xing, M., Wei, Y., Hua, G., Li, M., Nanjaraj Urs, A. N., Wang, F., Hu, Y., Zhai, W., Liu, Y., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H. & Zhang, Y., Aug 15 2019, In : Biochemical Journal. 476, 15, p. 2271-2279 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A genetic toolbox for metabolic engineering of Issatchenkia orientalis

Cao, M., Fatma, Z., Song, X., Hsieh, P. H., Tran, V. G., Lyon, W. L., Sayadi, M., Shao, Z., Yoshikuni, Y. & Zhao, H., May 2020, In : Metabolic Engineering. 59, p. 87-97 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A highly efficient single-step, markerless strategy for multi-copy chromosomal integration of large biochemical pathways in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Shi, S., Liang, Y., Zhang, M. M., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2016, In : Metabolic Engineering. 33, p. 19-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A mass spectrometry-based high-throughput screening method for engineering fatty acid synthases with improved production of medium-chain fatty acids

Xue, P., Si, T., Mishra, S., Zhang, L., Choe, K., Sweedler, J. V. & Zhao, H., Jul 1 2020, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 117, 7, p. 2131-2138 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An efficient gene knock-in strategy using 5′-modified double-stranded DNA donors with short homology arms

Yu, Y., Guo, Y., Tian, Q., Lan, Y., Yeh, H., Zhang, M., Tasan, I., Jain, S. & Zhao, H., Dec 23 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature chemical biology. 16, 4, p. 387-390 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A New Biosensor for Stilbenes and a Cannabinoid Enabled by Genome Mining of a Transcriptional Regulator

Sun, H., Zhao, H. & Ang, E. L., Apr 17 2020, In : ACS synthetic biology. 9, 4, p. 698-705 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A New Era of Genome Integration - Simply Cut and Paste!

Liu, Z., Liang, Y., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., Apr 21 2017, In : ACS synthetic biology. 6, 4, p. 601-609 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

An extended bacterial reductive pyrimidine degradation pathway that enables nitrogen release from β-alanine

Yin, J., Wei, Y., Liu, D., Hu, Y., Lu, Q., Lui Ang, E., Zhao, H. & Zhang, Y., Oct 25 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 43, p. 15662-15671 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Pathway for Degradation of Uracil to Acetyl Coenzyme A in Bacillus megaterium

Zhu, D., Wei, Y., Yin, J., Liu, D., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H. & Zhang, Y., Mar 18 2020, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 86, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A pathway for isethionate dissimilation in Bacillus krulwichiae

Tong, Y., Wei, Y., Hu, Y., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H. & Zhang, Y., 2019, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 85, 15, e00793-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A plug-and-play pathway refactoring workflow for natural product research in Escherichia coli and Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Ren, H., Hu, P. & Zhao, H., Aug 2017, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 114, 8, p. 1847-1854 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Scalable Epitope Tagging Approach for High Throughput ChIP-Seq Analysis

Xiong, X., Zhang, Y., Yan, J., Jain, S., Chee, S., Ren, B. & Zhao, H., Jun 16 2017, In : ACS synthetic biology. 6, 6, p. 1034-1042 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A step through the looking glass

Liang, Y., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., Sep 1 2016, In : Science China Life Sciences. 59, 9, p. 979-980 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Automated multiplex genome-scale engineering in yeast

Si, T., Chao, R., Min, Y., Wu, Y., Ren, W. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Nature communications. 8, 15187.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biocatalysis for Drug Discovery and Development

Liang, Y., Zhang, M. M., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., May 13 2016, Green Biocatalysis. Wiley, p. 421-455 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biochemical and structural investigation of sulfoacetaldehyde reductase from Klebsiella oxytoca

Zhou, Y., Wei, Y., Lin, L., Xu, T., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H., Yuchi, Z. & Zhang, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Biochemical Journal. 476, 4, p. 733-746 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biochemical and structural investigation of taurine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase from Bifidobacterium kashiwanohense

Li, M., Wei, Y., Yin, J., Lin, L., Zhou, Y., Hua, G., Cao, P., Ang, E. L., Zhao, H., Yuchi, Z. & Zhang, Y., Jan 1 2019, In : Biochemical Journal. 476, 11, p. 1605-1619 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosynthetic engineering of the antifungal, anti-MRSA auroramycin

Yeo, W. L., Heng, E., Tan, L. L., Lim, Y. W., Ching, K. C., Tsai, D. J., Jhang, Y. W., Lauderdale, T. L., Shia, K. S., Zhao, H., Ang, E. L., Zhang, M. M., Lim, Y. H. & Wong, F. T., Jan 6 2020, In : Microbial cell factories. 19, 1, 3.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Biosystems design by directed evolution

Wang, Y., Yu, X. & Zhao, H., Mar 1 2020, In : AIChE Journal. 66, 3, e16716.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Breaking the silence: new strategies for discovering novel natural products

Ren, H., Wang, B. & Zhao, H., Dec 1 2017, In : Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 48, p. 21-27 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Building a global alliance of biofoundries

Hillson, N., Caddick, M., Cai, Y., Carrasco, J. A., Chang, M. W., Curach, N. C., Bell, D. J., Le Feuvre, R., Friedman, D. C., Fu, X., Gold, N. D., Herrgård, M. J., Holowko, M. B., Johnson, J. R., Johnson, R. A., Keasling, J. D., Kitney, R. I., Kondo, A., Liu, C., Martin, V. J. J. & 16 others, Menolascina, F., Ogino, C., Patron, N. J., Pavan, M., Poh, C. L., Pretorius, I. S., Rosser, S. J., Scrutton, N. S., Storch, M., Tekotte, H., Travnik, E., Vickers, C. E., Yew, W. S., Yuan, Y., Zhao, H. & Freemont, P. S., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature communications. 10, 1, 2040.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Characterization of bacillus subtilis colony biofilms via mass spectrometry and fluorescence imaging

Si, T., Li, B., Zhang, K., Xu, Y., Zhao, H. & Sweedler, J. V., Jun 3 2016, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 15, 6, p. 1955-1962 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of Cas proteins for CRISPR-Cas editing in streptomycetes

Yeo, W. L., Heng, E., Tan, L. L., Lim, Y. W., Lim, Y. H., Hoon, S., Zhao, H., Zhang, M. M. & Wong, F. T., Jan 1 2019, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 116, 9, p. 2330-2338 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization of the flavin monooxygenase involved in biosynthesis of the antimalarial FR-900098

Nguyen, K., DeSieno, M. A., Bae, B., Johannes, T. W., Cobb, R. E., Zhao, H. & Nair, S. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry. 17, 6, p. 1506-1518 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combinatorial metabolic engineering using an orthogonal tri-functional CRISPR system

Lian, J., Hamedirad, M., Hu, S. & Zhao, H., Dec 1 2017, In : Nature communications. 8, 1, 1688.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combinatorial pathway engineering for optimized production of the anti-malarial FR900098

Freestone, T. S. & Zhao, H., Feb 1 2016, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 113, 2, p. 384-392 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Combined and iterative use of computational design and directed evolution for protein-ligand binding design

Wang, M. & Zhao, H., May 1 2016, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 139-153 15 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1414).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Combining Rh-Catalyzed Diazocoupling and Enzymatic Reduction to Efficiently Synthesize Enantioenriched 2-Substituted Succinate Derivatives

Wang, Y., Bartlett, M. J., Denard, C. A., Hartwig, J. F. & Zhao, H., Apr 7 2017, In : ACS Catalysis. 7, 4, p. 2548-2552 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computational Tools for Discovering and Engineering Natural Product Biosynthetic Pathways

Ren, H., Shi, C. & Zhao, H., Jan 24 2020, In : iScience. 23, 1, 100795.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Construction and Screening of an Antigen-Derived Peptide Library Displayed on Yeast Cell Surface for CD4+ T Cell Epitope Identification

Wen, F., Smith, M. R. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2019, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 213-234 22 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2024).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

CRISPR/Cas9 mediated targeted mutagenesis of the fast growing cyanobacterium Synechococcus elongatus UTEX 2973

Wendt, K. E., Ungerer, J., Cobb, R. E., Zhao, H. & Pakrasi, H. B., Jun 23 2016, In : Microbial cell factories. 15, 1, 115.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CRISPR-Cas9 strategy for activation of silent Streptomyces biosynthetic gene clusters

Zhang, M. M., Wong, F. T., Wang, Y., Luo, S., Lim, Y. H., Heng, E., Yeo, W. L., Cobb, R. E., Enghiad, B., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., Jun 1 2017, In : Nature chemical biology. 13, 6, p. 607-609 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delta integration CRISPR-Cas (Di-CRISPR) in saccharomyces cerevisiae

Shi, S., Liang, Y., Ang, E. L. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2019, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 73-91 19 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1927).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Design and engineering of intracellular-metabolite-sensing/regulation gene circuits in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Wang, M., Li, S. & Zhao, H., Jan 1 2016, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 113, 1, p. 206-215 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of a CRISPR/Cas9-based tool for gene deletion in Issatchenkia orientalis

Tran, V. G., Cao, M., Fatma, Z., Song, X. & Zhao, H., May 1 2019, In : mSphere. 4, 3, e00345-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Development of a CRISPR/Cas9 system for high efficiency multiplexed gene deletion in Rhodosporidium toruloides

Schultz, J. C., Cao, M. & Zhao, H., Aug 2019, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 116, 8, p. 2103-2109 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Directed Evolution of a Fluorinase for Improved Fluorination Efficiency with a Non-native Substrate

Sun, H., Yeo, W. L., Lim, Y. H., Chew, X., Smith, D. J., Xue, B., Chan, K. P., Robinson, R. C., Robins, E. G., Zhao, H. & Ang, E. L., Jan 1 2016, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 55, 46, p. 14277-14280 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Directed evolution of xylose specific transporters to facilitate glucose-xylose co-utilization

Wang, M., Yu, C. & Zhao, H., Mar 1 2016, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 113, 3, p. 484-491 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discovery and Characterization of a Class IV Lanthipeptide with a Nonoverlapping Ring Pattern

Ren, H., Shi, C., Bothwell, I. R., Van Der Donk, W. A., Van Der Donk, W. A., Van Der Donk, W. A., Zhao, H., Zhao, H., Zhao, H., Zhao, H. & Zhao, H., Jun 19 2020, In : ACS chemical biology. 15, 6, p. 1642-1649 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discovery and engineering of a 1-butanol biosensor in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Shi, S., Choi, Y. W., Zhao, H., Tan, M. H. & Ang, E. L., Dec 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 245, p. 1343-1351 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Discovery of a Phosphonoacetic Acid Derived Natural Product by Pathway Refactoring

Freestone, T. S., Ju, K. S., Wang, B. & Zhao, H., Feb 17 2017, In : ACS synthetic biology. 6, 2, p. 217-223 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Divalent cations promote TALE DNA-binding specificity

Cuculis, L., Zhao, C., Abil, Z., Zhao, H., Shukla, D. & Schroeder, C. M., Feb 20 2020, In : Nucleic acids research. 48, 3, p. 1406-1422 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access