Ren Guoping, Ph.D.
Ren, G, Lin, Z, Tsou, C and Wang, C (2003) Effects of macromolecular crowding on the Unfolding and the refolding of D-Glyceraldehyde-3-Phosophospate Dehydrogenase. J. Protein Chem. 22, 431–439
Huang, C, Ren, G, Zhou, H and Wang, C (2005) A new method for purification of recombinant human α-synuclein in Escherichia coli. Protein Expres. Purif. 42, 173-177
Ren, G*, Wang, X*, Hao, S, Hu, H and Wang, C (2007) Translocation of alpha-synuclein expressed in Escherichia coli J. Bacteriol. 189, 2777-2786
Hiniker, A, Ren, G, Heras, B, Zheng, Y, Laurinec, S, Jobson, RW, Stuckey, JA, Martin, JL, and Bardwell, J (2007) Laboratory evolution of one disulfide isomerase to resemble another. Proc Natl Acad Sci (USA) 104, 11670-11675
Ren, G, Stephan, D, Xu, Z, Zheng, Y, Tang, D, Harrison, SR, Kurz, M, Jarrott, R, Shouldice, S, Hiniker, A, Martin, J, Heras, B, and Bardwell, J (2009)
Li, H*, Ke, H*, Ren, G, Qiu, Q, Weng, Y, and Wang, C (2009) Thermal-Induced dissociation and unfolding of homodimeric DsbC revealed by Temperature-Jump Time-Resolved Infrared Spectra. Biophysical J. 97 2811-2819
Foit, L*, Mueller-schickert, A*, Mamathambika, B, Gleiter, S, Klaska, C, Ren, G, and Bardwell, J (2011) Genetic selection for enhanced folding in vivo targets the Cys14-Cys38 disulfide bond in bovine pancreatic trypsin inhibitor. Antioxid Redox Signal.14, 973-984
Ren, G, and Bardwell, J (2011) Engineered pathways for correct disulfide bond formation.Antioxid Redox Signal. 14, 2399-2412
Quan, S, Koldewey, P, Tapley, T, Kirsch, N, Ruane, K, Pfizenmaier, J, Shi, R, Hofmann, S, Foit, L, Ren, G, Jakob, U, Xu, Z, Cygler, M, Bardwell, J (2011) Genetic selection designed to stabilize proteins uncovers a chaperone called Spy. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 18, 262-269
This paper was the subject of a News and Views in Nature: Powers, E.T., & Balch, W.E. Protein folding: Protection from the outside. Nature
Awards and Honors:
Scholarship for excellent student of Nanjing University. (1996 - 1999)
Entering the post-graduate program in the National Laboratory of Biomacromolecules, Chinese Academy of Sciences without admission examinations. (2000)
Scholarship for excellent graduate student of Chinese Academy of Sciences. (2001)
Di Ao Scholarship for excellent graduate student of Institute of Biophysics, Chinese
Academy of Sciences. (2004)
Conference Poster Presentations and Attendances:
Ren, GThe 6th seminar on Enzymology. Beijing, China, May, 2002.
Ren, G Effects of macromolecular crowding on the unfolding and the refolding of D-Glyceraldehyde-3-Phosophospate Dehydrogenase. (Oral presentation)The 9th National Biophysics Meeting. Dalian, China , June, 2002.
Ren, G Translocation of α-synuclein in Escherichia coli. (Oral presentation) The 7th seminar on Enzymology. Kunming, China, June, 2004.
Ren, GThe 9th National Biochemistry Meeting. Xi’an, China, October, 2005.
Ren, GHoward Hughes Medical Institute, Science Meeting. Janelia Farm Research Campus, September, 2006.
Ren, G Engineered pathways for correct disulfide bond oxidation. (Poster) Molecular Chaperones and Stress Responses Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, May, 2010
Ren, G The 18th Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference. Ann Arbor, MI, Sep. 2011
Ren, G The 7th international conference on Tularemia. Breckenridge, CO Sep. 2012
Ren, G Protein disulfide bond isomerase activity modulates Francisella tularensis virulence. (Poster) The 20th Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference. Columbus, OH, Aug. 2013