Xiaohui Qu, PhD
Research FocusMolecular biologist Xiaohui Qu conducts high-resolution, single-molecule studies of the molecular mechanisms of ribosome functions and gene expression control.
- PhD, University of Chicago
- Qu X, Lancaster L, Noller HF, Bustamante C, and Tinoco I, Jr. Ribosomal protein S1 unwinds double-stranded RNA in multiple steps. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2012 September 4;109(36):14458-14463.
- Qu X, Wen J-D, Lancaster L, Noller HF, Bustamante C, and Tinoco I, Jr. The ribosome uses two active mechanisms to unwind messenger RNA during translation. Nature. 2011 Jul 6;475(7354):118-21. doi: 10.1038/nature10126.