Publications for Boyuan Wang, Ph.D.

  1. Wang BY, Grant RA, Laub MT. ppGpp coordinates nucleotide and amino-acid synthesis in E. coli during starvation. Mol Cell 2020, 80 (1), 29-42.
  2. Ahmad, S*, Wang BY*, Walker MD, Tran HR, Stogios PJ, Savchenko A, Grant RA, McArthur AG, Laub MT, Whitney JC. An interbacterial toxin inhibits target cell growth by synthesizing (p)ppApp. Nature 2019, 575 (7784), 674-678.
  3. Wang BY, Dai P, Ding, D, Del Rosario A, Grant RA, Pentelute BL, Laub MT. Affinity-based capture and identification of protein effectors of the growth regulator ppGpp. Nat Chem Biol 2019, 15 (2), 141-150.
  4. Wang BY*, Zhao AS*, Xie Q, Olinares PD, Chait BT, Novick RP, Muir TW. Functional Plasticity of the AgrC Receptor Histidine Kinase Required for Staphylococcal Virulence. Cell chemical biology 2017, 24 (1), 76-86.
  5. Oslund RC, Su, X, Haugbro, M, Kee, J. M, Esposito, M, David Y, Wang BY, Ge, E, Perlman DH, Kang Y, Muir TW, Rabinowitz JD. Bisphosphoglycerate mutase controls serine pathway flux via 3-phosphoglycerate. Nat Chem Biol 2017, 13 (10), 1081-1087.
  6. Wang BY, Muir TW. Regulation of Virulence in Staphylococcus aureus: Molecular Mechanisms and Remaining Puzzles. Cell chemical biology 2016, 23 (2), 214-24. (Review)
  7. Zhou LJ, Holt MT, Ohashi N, Zhao AS, Muller MM, Wang BY, Muir TW. Evidence that ubiquitylated H2B corrals hDot1L on the nucleosomal surface to induce H3K79 methylation. Nat Commun 2016, 7.
  8. Wang BY, Zhao A, Novick RP, Muir TW. Key driving forces in the biosynthesis of autoinducing peptides required for staphylococcal virulence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2015, 112 (34), 10679-84.
  9. Johnson, JG, Wang BY, Debelouchina, GT, Novick RP, Muir TW. Increasing AIP Macrocycle Size Reveals Key Features of agr Activation in Staphylococcus aureus. Chembiochem 2015, 16 (7), 1093-1100.
  10. Wang BY, Zhao AS, Novick RP, Muir TW. Activation and Inhibition of the Receptor Histidine Kinase AgrC Occurs through Opposite Helical Transduction Motions. Mol Cell 2014, 53 (6), 929-940.
  11. Li, XC, Wang BY, Feng, LH, Kang, H, Qi Y, Wang JW, Shi YG. Cleavage of RseA by RseP requires a carboxyl-terminal hydrophobic amino acid following DegS cleavage. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2009, 106 (35), 14837-14842.
  12. Zhang, W, Wang BY, Chen N, Du, DM, Xu, JX. Expeditious and practical synthesis of various, substituted taurines from amino alcohols. Synthesis-Stuttgart 2008, (2), 197-200.
  13. Wang BY, Zhang, W, Zhang, LL, Du, DM, Liu, G, Xu, JX. Versatile synthesis of free and N-benzyloxycarbonyl-protected 2,2-disubstituted taurines. Eur J Org Chem 2008, (2), 350-355.

Asterisks denote equal author contributions.