Faculty Profiles

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

Overview

Education:

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

Ph.D., Harvard University 1998

Coggins, BE, and Zhou, P. "PACES: Protein sequential assignment by computer-assisted exhaustive search." J Biomol NMR 26.2 (June 2003): 93-111.

Blackshear, PJ, Lai, WS, Kennington, EA, Brewer, G, Wilson, GM, Guan, X, and Zhou, P. "Characteristics of the interaction of a synthetic human tristetraprolin tandem zinc finger peptide with AU-rich element-containing RNA substrates." J Biol Chem 278.22 (May 30, 2003): 19947-19955. Full Text

Lugovskoy, AA, Degterev, AI, Fahmy, AF, Zhou, P, Gross, JD, Yuan, J, and Wagner, G. "A novel approach for characterizing protein ligand complexes: molecular basis for specificity of small-molecule Bcl-2 inhibitors." Journal of the American Chemical Society 124.7 (February 2002): 1234-1240. Full Text

Zhou, P, Lugovskoy, AA, McCarty, JS, Li, P, and Wagner, G. "Solution structure of DFF40 and DFF45 N-terminal domain complex and mutual chaperone activity of DFF40 and DFF45." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 98.11 (May 2001): 6051-6055. Full Text

Zhou, P, Lugovskoy, AA, and Wagner, G. "A solubility-enhancement tag (SET) for NMR studies of poorly behaving proteins." Journal of Biomolecular Nmr 20.1 (May 2001): 11-14. Full Text

Lugovskoy, AA, Zhou, P, Chou, JJ, McCarty, JS, Li, P, and Wagner, G. "Solution structure of the CIDE-N domain of CIDE-B and a model for CIDE-N/CIDE-N interactions in the DNA fragmentation pathway of apoptosis." Cell 99.7 (December 1999): 747-755. Full Text

Zhou, P, Chou, J, Olea, RS, Yuan, J, and Wagner, G. "Solution structure of Apaf-1 CARD and its interaction with caspase-9 CARD: a structural basis for specific adaptor/caspase interaction." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 96.20 (September 1999): 11265-11270. Full Text

Zhou, P, Sun, LJ, Dötsch, V, Wagner, G, and Verdine, GL. "Solution structure of the core NFATC1/DNA complex." Cell 92.5 (March 1998): 687-696. Full Text

Wolfe, SA, Zhou, P, Dötsch, V, Chen, L, You, A, Ho, SN, Crabtree, GR, Wagner, G, and Verdine, GL. "Unusual Rel-like architecture in the DNA-binding domain of the transcription factor NFATc." Nature 385.6612 (January 1997): 172-176. Full Text

Pages