Faculty Profiles

Pei Zhou
Professor of Chemistry
270 Sands Building, Research Drive, Durham, NC 27710
(919) 668-6409
(919) 684-8885



Post-Doct Fellow, Biological Chemistry, Harvard University 1998 - 2001

Ph.D., Harvard University 1998

Young, HE, Metzger, LE, Lee, JK, Stroud, RM, Zhou, P, and Raetz, CRH. "Enzymatic and structural studies of UDP-2,3-diacylglucosamine hydrolysis in lipid A biosynthesis." FASEB JOURNAL 24 (April 2010).

Zeng, D, Zhou, P, and Raetz, CRH. "Characterization of E. coli mutants resistant to LpxC inhibitors." FASEB JOURNAL 24 (April 2010).

Bomar, MG, D'Souza, S, Bienko, M, Dikic, I, Walker, GC, and Zhou, P. "Unconventional ubiquitin recognition by the ubiquitin-binding motif within the Y family DNA polymerases iota and Rev1." Molecular Cell 37.3 (February 2010): 408-417. Full Text

Woodruff, RV, Bomar, MG, D'Souza, S, Zhou, P, and Walker, GC. "The unusual UBZ domain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae polymerase η." DNA Repair 9.11 (2010): 1130-1141. Full Text

Yershova, A, Tripathy, C, Zhou, P, and Donald, BR. "Algorithms and analytic solutions using sparse residual dipolar couplings for high-resolution automated protein backbone structure determination by NMR." Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics 68.STAR (2010): 355-372. Full Text

Zeng, J, Zhou, P, and Donald, BR. "A Markov random field framework for protein side-chain resonance assignment." Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) 6044 LNBI (2010): 550-570. Full Text

Hard, RL, Liu, J, Shen, J, Zhou, P, and Pei, D. "HDAC6 and Ubp-M BUZ domains recognize specific C-terminal sequences of proteins." Biochemistry 49.50 (2010): 10737-10746. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zeng, J, Boyles, J, Tripathy, C, Wang, L, Yan, A, Zhou, P, and Donald, BR. "High-resolution protein structure determination starting with a global fold calculated from exact solutions to the RDC equations." J Biomol NMR 45.3 (November 2009): 265-281. Full Text

Barb, AW, Leavy, TM, Robins, LI, Guan, Z, Six, DA, Zhou, P, Hangauer, MJ, Bertozzi, CR, and Raetz, CRH. "Uridine-based inhibitors as new leads for antibiotics targeting Escherichia coli LpxC." Biochemistry 48.14 (April 14, 2009): 3068-3077. Full Text