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Lilin Zhang——Lecturer

No.92 Weijin Road, Nankai District, Tianjin, China
School of Life Sciences
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Education Experience
2001-2005 Bachelor of Science Biological Sciences Tianjin Normal University
2006-2009 M.S. Botany Tianjin Normal University
2009-2012 Ph. D. Biomolecular Engineering Tianjin University
Professional Experience
2013- Lecturer Tianjin University
Research Area

1. Cadmium-induced activation of HOG and CWI pathway through its upstream elements in budding yeast.


2. Two membrane transporters involved in cadmium stress were regulated by MAPKs pathway.


Honors and Awards
Highlighted Publications
1. Xiong B., Zhang L., Xu H., Yang Y., Jiang L*. Cadmium induces the activation of cell wall integrity pathway in budding yeast. Chemico-Biological Interactions, 2015, 5(240):316-323. (Co-first author)
2. Jiang L.*, Cao C., Zhang L., Lin W., Xia J., Xu H., Zhang Y. Cadmium-induced activation of high osmolarity glycerol pathway through its Sln1 branch is dependent on the MAP kinase kinase kinase Ssk2, but not its paralog Ssk22, in budding yeast. FEMS Yeast Research, 2014, 14(8): 1263-1272.
3. Zhang L., Liu N., Ma X., Jiang L.* The transcriptional control machinery as well as the cell wall integrity and its regulation are involved in the detoxification of the organic solvent dimethyl sulfoxide in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. FEMS Yeast Research. 2013, 13(2): 200-218.
4. Feng J, Zhao J, Li J, Zhang L, Jiang L. Functional characterization of the PP2C phosphatase CaPtc2p in the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans. Yeast. 2010, 27(9):753-764.
5. Li X, Du W, Zhao J, Zhang L, Zhu Z, Jiang L. The MAP kinase-activated protein kinase Rck2p regulates cellular responses to cell wall stresses, filamentation and virulence in the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans. FEMS Yeast Res. 2010, 10(4): 441-451.