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Zhe Guan

Room 439, School of Life Sciences Building, Peking University

No.5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing , China



Ph.D. in Biophysics                          Peking University                                                                Sep. 2012–Jan. 2018

B.S. in Biological Engineering          Beijing Institute of Technology                                            Sep. 2008–Jun. 2012

Research Experiences

Structural basis and molecular mechanism of reflectin-mediated active color change and camouflage in cephalopods. (Project Leader)                                                                                                                                May 2013–Present

Protein interaction between ferritin and transferrin receptor 1 (TfR1)                                             Jan. 2013–Jul. 2014


[1] Guan, Z., Cai, T., Liu, Z., Dou, Y., Hu, X., Zhang, P., Sun, X., Li, H., Kuang, Y., Zhai, Q., et al. (2017) Origin of the Reflectin Gene and Hierarchical Assembly of Its Protein. Current Biology 27, 2833-2842.

[2] Li, J.N., Cui, Z., Wang, J., Hu, S.Y., Jia, X.Y., Guan, Z., Chen, M., Xie, C., and Zhao, M.H. (2016). Autoantibodies against Linear Epitopes of Myeloperoxidase in Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephr

ol 11, 568-575.

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