Ji Zhang, Ph.D.

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University of California, San Diego
Leichtag Room 283
9500 Gilman Drive, 0721
La Jolla, CA 92093-0721

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Phone : 858-822-0684
Fax : 858-822-5888

I am a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Pharmacology at University of California San Diego. I am currently working on understanding of the role of protein tyrosine phosphatases in both physiological and pathological conditions.

  1. Xiao J, Engel JL, Zhang J, Chen MJ, Manning G, Dixon JE. (2011)Structural and functional analysis of PTPMT1, a phosphatase required for cardiolipin synthesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jul 19;108(29):11860-5. Epub 2011 Jul 5.

  2. Zhang J, Guan Z, Murphy AN, Wiley SE, Perkins GA, Worby CA, Engel JL, Heacock P, Nguyen OK, Wang JH, Raetz CR, Dowhan W, Dixon JE. (2011) Mitochondrial Phosphatase PTPMT1 Is Essential for Cardiolipin Biosynthesis. Cell Metab. 2011 Jun 8;13(6):690-700.

  3. Protein phosphatase 5 is required for ATR-mediated checkpoint activation. Zhang J, Bao S, Furumai R, Kucera KS, Ali A, Dean NM, Wang XF. Mol Cell Biol. 2005 Nov;25(22):9910-9.

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