Yihan Wu

Graduate Student 2014-2018
After Mo Lab: Research Scientist, WuXi AppTec (Shanghai, China)
Currently: Assistant Professor, Shanghai University

Ph.D. Chemistry 2018
B.S. Chemistry, Nanjing University
Mo Lab Publications

Wang, R.; Gallant, É.; Wilson, M. Z.; Wu, Y.; Li, A.; Gitai, Z.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Algal p-Coumaric Acid Induces Oxidative Stress and Siderophore Biosynthesis in the Bacterial Symbiont Phaeobacter inhibens. Cell Chem. Biol. 2021, 29, In Press.

Xu, F.*; Wu, Y.*; Zhang, C.; Davis, K. M.; Moon, K.; Bushin, L. B.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. A Genetics-Free Method for High-Throughput Discovery of Cryptic Microbial Metabolites. Nat. Chem. Biol. 201915, 161-168.

Wu, Y.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R.The Polyene Natural Product Thailandamide A Inhibits Fatty Acid Biosynthesis in Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative Bacteria. Biochemistry 2018, 57, 4247-4251.

Mao, D.*; Okada, B. K.*; Wu, Y.*; Xu, F.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Recent Advances in Activating Silent Biosynthetic Gene Clusters in Bacteria. Curr. Opin. Microbiol. 2018, 45, 156-163.

Wu, Y., and Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Synergy and Target Promiscuity Drive Evolutionary Divergence in Bacterial Alkylquinolone Biosynthesis. Cell Chem. Biol. 2017, 24, 1437-1444.

Mao, D.; Bushin, L. B.; Moon, K.; Wu, Y.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Discovery of scmR as a Global Regulator of Secondary Metabolism and Virulence in Burkholderia thailandensis E264. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2017, 114, E2920-E2928.

Okada, B. K.*; Wu, Y.*; Mao, D.; Bushin, L. B.; Seyedsayamdost, M. R. Mapping the Trimethoprim-Induced Secondary Metabolome of Burkholderia thailandensisACS Chem. Biol. 2016, 11, 2124–2130.