Xuan Wang

Asst Professor

  • 1230 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
20012025

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Research Output

2020

Engineering transport systems for microbial production

Onyeabor, M., Martinez, R., Kurgan, G. & Wang, X., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) Advances in Applied Microbiology. Academic Press Inc, (Advances in Applied Microbiology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2019

Bioprospecting of Native Efflux Pumps To Enhance Furfural Tolerance in Ethanologenic Escherichia coli

Kurgan, G., Panyon, L. A., Rodriguez-Sanchez, Y., Pacheco, E., Nieves, L. M., Mann, R., Nielsen, D. & Wang, X., Mar 15 2019, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 85, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Engineering a Synthetic, Catabolically Orthogonal Coculture System for Enhanced Conversion of Lignocellulose-Derived Sugars to Ethanol

Flores, A. D., Ayla, E. Z., Nielsen, D. R. & Wang, X., May 17 2019, In : ACS Synthetic Biology. 8, 5, p. 1089-1099 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Identification of major malate export systems in an engineered malate-producing Escherichia coli aided by substrate similarity search

Kurgan, G., Kurgan, L., Schneider, A., Onyeabor, M., Rodriguez-Sanchez, Y., Taylor, E., Martinez, R., Carbonell, P., Shi, X., Gu, H. & Wang, X., Nov 1 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 21-22, p. 9001-9011 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Parallel experimental evolution reveals a novel repressive control of GalP on xylose fermentation in Escherichia coli

Kurgan, G., Sievert, C., Flores, A., Schneider, A., Billings, T., Panyon, L., Morris, C., Taylor, E., Kurgan, L., Cartwright, R. & Wang, X., Aug 2019, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 116, 8, p. 2074-2086 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2017

Amyloid: Friend and foe

Jain, N., Hammer, N. D., Wang, X., McGuffie, B. A. & Chapman, M. R., Mar 10 2017, Handbook of Infection and Alzheimer's Disease. IOS Press, p. 297-311 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Amyloid: Friend and Foe

Jain, N., Hammer, N. D., Wang, X., McGuffie, B. A. & Chapman, M. R., 2017, Handbook of Infection and Alzheimer's Disease. IOS Press, Vol. 5. p. 297-311 15 p. (Advances in Alzheimer's Disease; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Engineering bacterial sugar catabolism and tolerance toward lignocellulose conversion

Flores, A. D., Kurgan, G. L. & Wang, X., Jan 1 2017, Engineering of Microorganisms for the Production of Chemicals and Biofuels from Renewable Resources. Springer International Publishing, p. 147-180 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Experimental evolution reveals an effective avenue to release catabolite repression via mutations in XylR

Sievert, C., Nieves, L. M., Panyon, L. A., Loeffler, T., Morris, C., Cartwright, R., Wang, X. & Demain, A. L., Jul 11 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 28, p. 7349-7354 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2016

Engineering Central Metabolism for Production of Higher Alcohol-based Biofuels

Immethun, C. M., Henson, W. R., Wang, X., Nielsen, D. & Moon, T. S., Jan 20 2016, Biotechnology for Biofuel Production and Optimization. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-34 34 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2015

Engineering sugar utilization and microbial tolerance toward lignocellulose conversion

Nieves, L. M., Panyon, L. A. & Wang, X., Jan 1 2015, In : Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology. 3, FEB, 00017.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

29 Scopus citations
2013

Engineering furfural tolerance in Escherichia coli improves the fermentation of lignocellulosic sugars into renewable chemicals

Wang, X., Yomano, L. P., Lee, J. Y., York, S. W., Zheng, H., Mullinnix, M. T., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., Mar 5 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 10, p. 4021-4026 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Improving Escherichia coli fucO for furfural tolerance by saturation mutagenesis of individual amino acid positions

Zheng, H., Wang, X., Yomano, L. P., Geddes, R. D., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., May 1 2013, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 79, 10, p. 3202-3208 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2012

Increased furan tolerance in Escherichia coli due to a Cryptic ucpA Gene

Wang, X., Miller, E. N., Yomano, L. P., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., Apr 1 2012, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 78, 7, p. 2452-2455 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

20 Scopus citations

Increase in furfural tolerance in ethanologenic Escherichia coli LY180 by plasmid-based expression of ThyA

Zheng, H., Wang, X., Yomano, L. P., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., Jun 1 2012, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 78, 12, p. 4346-4352 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2011

Increased furfural tolerance due to overexpression of NADH-dependent oxidoreductase FucO in Escherichia coli strains engineered for the production of ethanol and lactate

Wang, X., Miller, E. N., Yomano, L. P., Zhang, X., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., Aug 1 2011, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 77, 15, p. 5132-5140 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

L-malate production by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli

Zhang, X., Wang, X., Shanmugam, K. T. & Ingram, L. O., Jan 1 2011, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 77, 2, p. 427-434 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

104 Scopus citations
2010

Gatekeeper residues in the major curlin subunit modulate bacterial amyloid fiber biogenesis

Wang, X., Zhou, Y., Ren, J. J., Hammer, N. D. & Chapman, M. R., Feb 15 2010, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107, 1, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Metabolic engineering for production of biorenewable fuels and chemicals: Contributions of synthetic biology

Ingram, L. O., Jarboe, L. R., Zhang, X., Wang, X., Moore, J. C. & Shanmugam, K. T., May 24 2010, In : Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology. 2010, 761042.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

103 Scopus citations
2008

Amyloids: Friend or foe?

Hammer, N. D., Wang, X., McGuffie, B. A. & Chapman, M. R., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 13, 4, p. 407-419 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

63 Scopus citations

Curli provide the template for understanding controlled amyloid propagation.

Wang, X. & Chapman, M. R., Apr 2008, In : Prion. 2, 2, p. 57-60 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
30 Scopus citations

Sequence Determinants of Bacterial Amyloid Formation

Wang, X. & Chapman, M. R., Jul 11 2008, In : Journal of molecular biology. 380, 3, p. 570-580 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

The molecular basis of functional bacterial amyloid polymerization and nucleation

Wang, X., Hammer, N. D. & Chapman, M. R., Aug 1 2008, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283, 31, p. 21530-21539 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations
2007

In vitro polymerization of a functional Escherichia coli amyloid protein

Wang, X., Smith, D. R., Jones, J. W. & Chapman, M. R., Jan 9 2007, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282, 6, p. 3713-3719 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Scopus citations
2006

Novel inhibitors of fatty-acid synthase from green tea (Camellia sinensis Xihu Longjing) with high activity and a new reacting site

Zhang, R., Xiao, W., Wang, X., Wu, X. & Tian, W., Jan 1 2006, In : Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 43, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2005
33 Scopus citations
2003

Inhibitive effect of zinc ion on fatty acid synthase from chicken liver

Wang, F., Wang, X., Liu, Y., Tian, W. X. & Zhou, H. M., Mar 1 2003, In : International Journal of Biochemistry and Cell Biology. 35, 3, p. 391-400 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The galloyl moiety of green tea catechins is the critical structural feature to inhibit fatty-acid synthase

Wang, X., Song, K. S., Guo, Q. X. & Tian, W. X., Nov 15 2003, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 66, 10, p. 2039-2047 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Scopus citations
2001

Green tea epigallocatechin gallate: A natural inhibitor of fatty-acid synthase

Wang, X. & Tian, W., Nov 16 2001, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 288, 5, p. 1200-1206 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Scopus citations