Yong Zhang

On Oct 22, 2009

graduated from CBI in July 2006 (Ph.D. 2001-2006)


  • Yang X, Gao H, Zhang J, Xu X, Liu X, Wu X, Wei L, Zhang Y. ATP1A3 mutations and genotype-phenotype correlation of alternating hemiplegia of childhood in Chinese patients. PLoS One. 2014 May 19;9(5):e97274. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0097274. eCollection 201
  • Chen ZX, Zhang YE, Vibranovski M, Luo J, Gao G, Long M. Deficiency of X-linked inverted duplicates with male-biased expression and the underlying evolutionary mechanisms in the Drosophila genome. Mol Biol Evol. 2011 May 5
  • Xie C, Zhang YE, Chen J-Y, Liu C-J, Zhou W-Z, Li Y, Zhang M, Zhang R, Wei L, Li C-Y: Hominoid-specific de novo protein-coding genes originating from long non-coding RNAs. PLoS genetics 2012, 8(9):e1002942
  • Li CY, Zhang Y, Wang Z, Zhang Y, Cao C, Zhang PW, Lu SJ, Li XM, Yu Q, Zheng X, Du Q, Uhl GR, Liu QR, Wei L. A human-specific de novo protein-coding gene associated with human brain functions. PLoS Comput Biol. 2010 Mar 26;6(3):e1000734.
  • Shen L, Gao G, Zhang Y, Zhang H, Ye Z, Huang S, Huang J, Kang J. A single amino acid substitution confers enhanced methylation activity of mammalian Dnmt3b on chromatin DNA. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010 Oct;38(18):6054-64
  • Zhang Y, Lu S, Zhao S, Zheng X, Long M, Wei L. Positive selection for the male functionality of a co-retroposed gene in the hominoids, BMC Evolutionary Biology. 2009. 9, 252
  • Zhu Z, Zhang Y, Long M. Extensive structural renovation of retrogenes in the evolution of the Populus genome. Plant Physiol. 2009 Dec;151(4):1943-51
  • Zhang Y, Li J, Kong L, Gao G, Liu QR, Wei L, NATsDB: Natural Antisense Tran1111s DataBase. Nucleic Acids Res. 2007 Jan;35(Database issue):D156-61
  • Zhang Y, Liu XS, Liu QR, Wei L: Genome-wide in silico identification and analysis of cis natural antisense tran1111s (cis-NATs) in ten species. Nucleic Acids Res 2006, 34(12):3465-3475
  • Yin YB, Zhang Y, Yu P, Luo JC, Jiang Y, Li SG: Comparative study of apoptosis-related gene loci in human, mouse and rat genomes. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai) 2005, 37(5):341-348
  • Chen Y, Zhang Y, Yin Y, Gao G, Li S, Jiang Y, Gu X, Luo J: SPD--a web-based secreted protein database. Nucleic Acids Res 2005, 33(Database issue):D169-173.
  • Zhu Y, Zhang Y, Luo J, Davies PJ, Ho DT: PPF-1, a post-floral-specific gene expressed in short-day-grown G2 pea, may be important for its never-senescing phenotype. Gene 1998, 208(1):1-6.
  • Wang J, Wong GK, Ni P, Han Y, Huang X, Zhang J, Ye C, Zhang Y, Hu J, Zhang K et al: RePS: a sequence assembler that masks exact repeats identified from the shotgun data. Genome Res 2002, 12(5):824-831
  • Zhang Y, Yin Y, Chen Y, Gao G, Yu P, Luo J, Jiang Y: PCAS--a precomputed proteome annotation database resource. BMC Genomics 2003, 4(1):42.
  • Jiang Y, Gao G, Fang G, Gustafson EL, Laverty M, Yin Y, Zhang Y, Luo J, Greene JR, Bayne ML et al: PepPat, a pattern-based oligopeptide homology search method and the identification of a novel tachykinin-like peptide. Mamm Genome 2003, 14(5):341-349
  • Gao G, Vibranovski MD, Zhang L, Li Z, Liu M, Zhang YE, Li X, Zhang W, Fan Q, VanKuren NW, Long M, Wei L. A long-term demasculinization of X-linked intergenic noncoding RNAs in Drosophila melanogaster. Genome Res. 2014 Apr;24(4):629-38.doi: 10.1101/gr.1658
  • Wong GK, Liu B, Wang J, Zhang Y, Yang X, Zhang Z, Meng Q, Zhou J, Li D, Zhang J et al: A genetic variation map for chicken with 2.8 million single-nucleotide polymorphisms. Nature 2004, 432(7018):717-722.