Xuekui Yu


Director of Cryo-Electron Microscopy Center

Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences 


1. Yu, X., Jih, J., Jiang, J., and Zhou Z.H. (2017) Atomic structure of the human cytomegalovirus capsid with its securing tegument layer of pp150. Science, 356, eaam6892.

2. Zhang, X., Patel, A, Celma, C., Yu, X., Roy, P., and Zhou, Z.H. (2016) Atomic model of a nonenveloped virus reveals pH sensors for a coordinated process of cell entry. Nature Structral & Molecular Biology, 23, 74-80.

3. Zhang, X, Ding, K, Yu, X., Chang, W, Sun, J, Zhou, Z.H. (2015). In situ structures of the segmented genome and RNA polymerase complex inside a dsRNA virus. Nature, 527: 531-534. The first three authors contributed equally to this paper.

4. Yu, X., Jiang, J., Sun, J., Zhou, Z.H. (2015) A putative ATPase mediates RNA transcription and capping in a dsRNA virus. eLife, 2015;4:e07901. (Co-corresponding author)

5. Ge, P., Scholl, D., Leiman, PG., Yu, X., Miller, JF. and Zhou, Z.H. (2015) Atomic structures of a bactericidal contractile nanotube in its pre- and post-contraction states. Nature Structral & Molecular Biology, 22, 377-82.

6. Dai, X., Yu, X., Gong, H., Jiang, X., Abenes, G., Liu, H., Shivakoti, S., Britt, W., Zhu, H., Liu, F., Zhou, Z.H. (2013) The Smallest Capsid Protein Mediates Binding of the Essential Tegument Protein pp150 to Stabilize DNA-Containing Capsids in Human Cytomegalovirus. PLoS Pathog 9(8).

7. Yu, X., Jin, L., Jih, J., Shih, C., Zhou, Z.H. (2013) 3.5 Å cryoEM Structure of Hepatitis B Virus Core Assembled from Full-Length Core Protein. PLoS ONE 8(9).

8. Zhang, X., Ge, P., Yu, X., Brannan, J., Bi, G., Zhang, Q., Schein, S., Zhou, Z.H. (2013) Cryo-EM structure of the mature dengue virus at 3.5-Å resolution. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology 20, 105–110.

9. Yu, X., Shah, S., Lee, M., Dai, W., Lo, P., Britt, W., Liu, J., Zhu, H., Liu, F., Zhou, Z.H. (2011) Biochemical and structural characterization of the capsid-bound tegument proteins of human cytomegalovirus. J Struct Biol, 174(3):451-460.

10. Yu, X., Ge, P., Jiang, J., Atanasov, I., Zhou, Z.H. (2011) Atomic model of CPV reveals the mechanism used by this single-shelled virus to economically carry out functions conserved in multi-shelled reoviruses. Structure, 19(5):652-661. (Featured on cover)

11. Leong, P., Yu, X., Z. Zhou, Z.H. and Jensen, G. (2010) Correcting for the Ewald Sphere in High-Resolution Single-Particle Reconstructions. Methods Enzymol. 482: 369–380.

12. Yu, X., Jin, L., Zhou, Z.H. (2008) 3.88 Å structure of cytoplasmic polyhedrosis virus by cryo-electron microscopy. Nature. 453: 415-419.

13. Yu, X., Hiromasa, Y., Tsen, H., Chiu, W., Stoops, J.K., Roche, T.E. and Zhou, Z.H. (2008) Structure of the Human Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Cores: A Highly Conserved Catalytic Center with Flexible N-terminal Domains. Structure. 16(1): 104-114

14. Yu, X., Qiao, M., Atanasov, I., Hu, Z., Kato, T., Liang T.J. & Zhou, Z.H. (2007) Cryo-electron Microscopy and Three-Dimensional Reconstructions of Hepatitis C Virus Particles. Virology. 367, 126-134. (Featured on cover)

15. Yu, X., Trang, P., Shah, S., Atanasov, I., Kim, Y., Bai, Y., Zhou, Z.H. and Liu, F. (2005) Dissecting human cytomegalovirus gene function and capsid maturation by ribozyme targeting and electron cryomicroscopy. Proc. Nat. Acd. Sci. USA (Track II), Vol. 102: 7103-7108

16. Yu, X., Shah, S., Atanasov, I., Lo, P., Liu, F., Britt, W.J., and Zhou, Z.H. (2005) Three-dimensional localization of the smallest capsid protein in the human cytomegalovirus capsid, J. Virology. 79, 1327-1332.

17. Yu, X., O'Connor, C.M., Atanasov, I., Damania, B., Kedes, D.H., and Zhou, Z.H. (2003) Three-dimensional structures of the A, B, and C capsids of Rhesus monkey Rhadinovirus: Insights into gammaherpesvirus capsid assembly, maturation and DNA packing, J. Virology. 77, 13182-13193. (Feature on cover of Vol 78, No. 1)

18. Lo, P., Yu, X., Atanasov, I., Chandran, B., and Zhou, Z.H. (2003) Three-dimensional localization of pORF65 in Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus capsid. J. Virology. 77, 4221-4230.

19. Zhang, H., Yu, X., Lu, X., Zhang, J., Zhou, Z.H. (2002) Molecular interactions and viral stability revealed by structural analyses of chemically-treated cypovirus capsids. Virology, 298, 45- 52. (Featured on cover). The first two authors contributed equally to this paper

20. Wu, L., Lo, P., Yu, X., Stoops, J.K., Forghani, B., and Zhou, Z.H. (2000) Three-dimensional structure of the human herpesvirus 8 capsid. J. Virology. 74(20):9646-9654. Cover article.

21. Yu, X., Lu, X., Zhang, H., Zhou, Z. H., Zhang, X., Zhang, J. (1999) Structure of Cytoplasmic Polyhedrosis Virus from Bombyx mori. Acta Biochemica at Biophysica Sinica, 31(5): 563-566.

         22. Zhang, H., Zhang, J., Yu, X., Lu, X., Zhang, Q., Jakana, J., Chen, D. H., Zhang, X., Zhou, Z. H. (1999) Visualization of Protein-RNA Interactions in Cytoplasmic Polyhedrosis Virus. J. Virology. 73(2):1624-1629.



庞晶晶  硕士研究生  078006-药理学  

周紫薇  博士研究生  100706-药理学  


仇嘉萱  硕士研究生  078006-药理学  

徐雯雯  硕士研究生  078006-药理学  

范凤英  博士研究生  100706-药理学