Publications

PilG is Involved in the Regulation of Twitching Motility and Antifungal Antibiotic Biosynthesis in the Biological Control Agent Lysobacter enzymogenes.
Phytopathology 2015 Oct 11;105(10):1318-24. Epub 2015 Sep 11.
First, second, third, and fifth authors: College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, China/Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests (Nanjing Agricultural University), Ministry of Education; fourth author: Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 68588; fifth author: Institute of Plant Protection, Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Science, Nanjing 210014, P.R. China; and sixth author: Department of Plant Pathology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Hfq regulates antibacterial antibiotic biosynthesis and extracellular lytic-enzyme production in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11.
Microb Biotechnol 2015 May 13;8(3):499-509. Epub 2015 Feb 13.
College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, China/Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests (Nanjing Agricultural University), Ministry of Education, Nanjing, 210095, China.

Transcriptomic analysis reveals new regulatory roles of Clp signaling in secondary metabolite biosynthesis and surface motility in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2014 Nov 19;98(21):9009-20. Epub 2014 Sep 19.
College of Plant Protection, Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, Ministry of Education, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, 210095, China.

Involvement of both PKS and NRPS in antibacterial activity in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11.
FEMS Microbiol Lett 2014 Jun 3;355(2):170-6. Epub 2014 Jun 3.
College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China; Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, Nanjing Agricultural University, Ministry of Education, Nanjing, China.

Lysobacter enzymogenes uses two distinct cell-cell signaling systems for differential regulation of secondary-metabolite biosynthesis and colony morphology.
Appl Environ Microbiol 2013 Nov 23;79(21):6604-16. Epub 2013 Aug 23.
College of Plant Protection and Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing, China.


Alteramide B is a microtubule antagonist of inhibiting Candida albicans.
Biochim Biophys Acta 2016 10 29;1860(10):2097-106. Epub 2016 Jun 29.
State Key laboratory of Microbial Technology, Shandong University, No. 27 South Shanda Road, Jinan, Shandong 250100, PR China; Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588, USA. Electronic address:

Direct Regulation of Extracellular Chitinase Production by the Transcription Factor LeClp in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11.
Phytopathology 2016 09 7;106(9):971-7. Epub 2016 Jul 7.
First, second, sixth, seventh, and eighth authors: College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Nanjing 210095, P.R. China and Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests (Nanjing Agricultural University), Ministry of Education; third author: Key Laboratory of Chemical Biology, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shandong University, 250100 Jinan, P.R. China; fourth author: Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln 68588; fifth author: Institute of Biochemistry, and NCHU Agricultural Biotechnology Center, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC; and eighth author: Institute of Plant Protection, Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanjing 210014, P.R. China.

4-Hydroxybenzoic acid is a diffusible factor that connects metabolic shikimate pathway to the biosynthesis of a unique antifungal metabolite in Lysobacter enzymogenes.
Mol Microbiol 2017 04 15;104(1):163-178. Epub 2017 Feb 15.
Department of Plant Pathology, College of Plant Protection, Nanjing Agricultural University, Key Laboratory of Integrated Management of Crop Diseases and Pests (Nanjing Agricultural University), Ministry of Education Nanjing, 210095, People's Republic of China.

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