YANHUI ZHANG, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Bioscience Research

Office: Dunn Dental Building
Tel: (901) 448-3751
yzhang36@uthsc.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Microbiology
  • M.S., Xiamen University, Xiamen, Microbiology
  • B.S., Henan Normal University, Xinxiang, Biology

Publications

  1. Bari, R, Guo, Q, Xia, B, Zhang, YH, Giesert, EE, Levy, S, Zheng, JJ, Zhang, XA. Tetraspanins regulate the protrusive activities of cell membrane. Biochem Biophys Res Commun, 415 (4), 619-26, 2011.
  2. He, B, Zhang, YH, Richardson, MM, Zhang, JS, Rubinstein, E, Zhang, XA. Differential functions of phospholipid binding and palmitoylation of tumour suppressor EWI2/PGRL. Biochem J, 437 (3), 399-411, 2011.
  3. Xu, C, Zhang, YH, Thangavel, M, Richardson, MM, Liu, L, Zhou, B, Zheng, Y, Ostrom, RS, Zhang, XA. CD82 endocytosis and cholesterol-dependent reorganization of tetraspanin webs and lipid rafts. FASEB J, 23 (10), 3273-88, 2009.
  4. Grandy, D, Shan, J, Zhang, X, Rao, S, Akunuru, S, Li, H, Zhang, Y, Alpatov, I, Zhang, XA, Lang, RA, Shi, DL, Zheng, JJ. Discovery and characterization of a small molecule inhibitor of the PDZ domain of dishevelled. J Biol Chem, 284 (24), 16256-63, 2009.
  5. Bari, R, Zhang, YH, Zhang, F, Wang, NX, Stipp, CS, Zheng, JJ, Zhang, XA. Transmembrane interactions are needed for KAI1/CD82-mediated suppression of cancer invasion and metastasis. Am J Pathol, 174 (2), 647-60, 2009.