Gaozhong Shen

Ph.D.

  • 403 Althouse Lab

    16802 University Park

  • 2839 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
1990 …2020

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Research Output

  • 2839 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
  • 70 Article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
Article

Alteration of low-temperature susceptibility of the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 by genetic manipulation of membrane lipid unsaturation

Sakamoto, T., Shen, G., Higashi, S., Murata, N. & Bryant, D. A., Dec 1997, In : Archives of Microbiology. 169, 1, p. 20-28 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations
57 Scopus citations

Assembly of photosystem I: I. Inactivation of the rubA gene encoding a membrane-associated rubredoxin in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 causes a loss of photosystem I activity

Shen, G., Zhao, J., Reimer, S. K., Antonkine, M. L., Cai, Q., Weiland, S. M., Golbeck, J. H. & Bryant, D. A., Jun 7 2002, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 277, 23, p. 20343-20354 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations

Assembly of photosystem I: II. Rubredoxin is required for the in vivo assembly of Fx in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 as shown by optical and EPR spectroscopy

Shen, G., Antonkine, M. L., Van Est, A. D., Vassiliev, I. R., Brettel, K., Zech, S. G., Zhao, J., Stehlik, D., Bryant, D. A. & Golbeck, J. H., Jun 7 2002, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 277, 23, p. 20355-20366 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations
26 Scopus citations

Biogenesis of phycobiliproteins: III. CpcM is the asparagine methyltransferase for phycobiliprotein β-subunits in cyanobacteria

Miller, C. A., Leonard, H. S., Pinsky, I. G., Turner, B. M., Williams, S. R., Harrison, L., Fletcher, A. F., Shen, G., Bryant, D. A. & Schluchter, W. M., Jul 11 2008, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 283, 28, p. 19293-19300 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
60 Scopus citations
44 Scopus citations

Characterization of chlorophyll f synthase heterologously produced in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002

Shen, G., Canniffe, D. P., Ho, M. Y., Kurashov, V., van der Est, A., Golbeck, J. H. & Bryant, D. A., Apr 1 2019, In : Photosynthesis research. 140, 1, p. 77-92 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Characterization of psal and psaL mutants of Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7002: A new model for state transitions in cyanobacteria

Schluchter, W. M., Shen, G., Zhao, J. & Bryant, D. A., Jan 1 1996, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 64, 1, p. 53-66 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Characterization of two cytochrome oxidase operons in the marine cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002: Inactivation of ctaDI affects the PS I:PS II ratio

Nomura, C. T., Persson, S., Shen, G., Inoue-Sakamoto, K. & Bryant, D. A., Feb 1 2006, In : Photosynthesis research. 87, 2, p. 215-228 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Chimaeric CP47 mutants of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 carrying spinach sequences: Construction and function

Vermaas, W. F. J., Shen, G. & Ohad, I., Jan 1 1996, In : Photosynthesis research. 48, 1-2, p. 147-162 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
50 Scopus citations

Cloning of the psbK gene from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 and characterization of photosystem II in mutants lacking PSII-K

Ikeuchi, M., Eggers, B., Shen, G., Webber, A., Yu, J., Hirano, A., Inoue, Y. & Vermaas, W., Sep 6 1991, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 266, 17, p. 11111-11115 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Deletion of the PsaF polypeptide modifies the environment of the redox-active phylloquinone (A1). Evidence for unidirectionality of electron transfer in photosystem I

Yang, F., Shen, G., Schluchter, W. M., Zybailov, B. L., Ganago, A. O., Vassiliev, I. R., Bryant, D. A. & Golbeck, J. H., Oct 15 1998, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 102, 42, p. 8288-8299 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Effect of mono- And dichromatic light quality on growth rates and photosynthetic performance of Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002

Bernstein, H. C., Konopka, A., Melnicki, M. R., Hill, E. A., Kucek, L. A., Zhang, S., Shen, G., Bryant, D. A. & Beliaev, A. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 5, SEP, 488.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Electrons generated by photosystem II are utilized by an oxidase in the absence of photosystem I in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Vermaas, W. F. J., Shen, G. & Styling, S., Jan 3 1994, In : FEBS Letters. 337, 1, p. 103-108 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Electron transfer in cyanobacterial photosystem I. I. Physiological and spectroscopic characterization of site-directed mutants in a putative electron transfer pathway from A0 through A1 to Fx

Xu, W., Chitnis, P., Valieva, A., Van der Est, A., Pushkar, Y. N., Krzystyniak, M., Teutloff, C., Zech, S. G., Bittl, R., Stehlik, D., Zybailov, B., Shen, G. & Golbeck, J. H., Jul 25 2003, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 278, 30, p. 27864-27875 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Electron transfer in cyanobacterial Photosystem I. II. Determination of forward electron transfer rates of site-directed mutants in a putative electron transfer pathway from A0 through A1 to FX

Xu, W., Chitnis, P. R., Valieva, A., Van der Est, A., Brettel, K., Guergova-Kuras, M., Pushkar, Y. N., Zech, S. G., Stehlik, D., Shen, G., Zybailov, B. & Golbeck, J. H., Jul 25 2003, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 278, 30, p. 27876-27887 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Engineering of B800 bacteriochlorophyll binding site specificity in the Rhodobacter sphaeroides LH2 antenna

Swainsbury, D. J. K., Faries, K. M., Niedzwiedzki, D. M., Martin, E. C., Flinders, A. J., Canniffe, D. P., Shen, G., Bryant, D. A., Kirmaier, C., Holten, D. & Hunter, C. N., Mar 1 2019, In : Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Bioenergetics. 1860, 3, p. 209-223 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Evidence for Asymmetric Electron Transfer in Cyanobacterial Photosystem I: Analysis of a Methionine-to-Leucine Mutation of the Ligand to the Primary Electron Acceptor A0

Cohen, R. O., Shen, G., Golbeck, J. H., Xu, W., Chitnis, P. R., Valieva, A. I., Van Der Est, A., Pushkar, Y. & Stehlik, D., Apr 27 2004, In : Biochemistry. 43, 16, p. 4741-4754 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

Expression of genes in cyanobacteria: adaptation of endogenous plasmids as platforms for high-level gene expression in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002.

Xu, Y., Alvey, R. M., Byrne, P. O., Graham, J. E., Shen, G. & Bryant, D. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 684, p. 273-293 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

Far-red light allophycocyanin subunits play a role in chlorophyll d accumulation in far-red light

Bryant, D. A., Shen, G., Turner, G. M., Soulier, N., Laremore, T. N. & Ho, M. Y., Jan 1 2020, In : Photosynthesis research. 143, 1, p. 81-95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Far-red light photoacclimation (FaRLiP) in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7335: I. Regulation of FaRLiP gene expression

Ho, M. Y., Gan, F., Shen, G., Zhao, C. & Bryant, D. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Photosynthesis research. 131, 2, p. 173-186 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Functional and structural characterization of the 2/2 Hemoglobin from Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002

Scott, N. L., Xu, Y., Shen, G., Vuletich, D. A., Falzone, C. J., Li, Z., Ludwig, M., Pond, M. P., Preimesberger, M. R., Bryant, D. A. & Lecomte, J. T. J., Aug 24 2010, In : Biochemistry. 49, 33, p. 7000-7011 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Glu-69 of the D2 Protein in Photosystem II Is a Potential Ligand to Mn Involved in Photosynthetic Oxygen Evolution

Vermaas, W., Shen, G. & Charite, J., May 1 1990, In : Biochemistry. 29, 22, p. 5325-5332 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 Scopus citations
66 Scopus citations
25 Scopus citations
45 Scopus citations
17 Scopus citations

Interaction of Ferredoxin:NADP+ Oxidoreductase with Phycobilisomes and Phycobilisome Substructures of the Cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. Strain PCC 7002

Gómez-Lojero, C., Pérez-Gómez, B., Shen, G., Schluchter, W. M. & Bryant, D. A., Dec 2 2003, In : Biochemistry. 42, 47, p. 13800-13811 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Investigation of water bound to photosystem i with multiquantum filtered O17 nuclear magnetic resonance

Krzystyniak, M., Shen, G., Golbeck, J. H. & Antonkine, M. L., Jan 16 2008, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 1, 014503.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Light-dependent chlorophyll f synthase is a highly divergent paralog of PsbA of photosystem II

Ho, M. Y., Shen, G., Canniffe, D. P., Zhao, C. & Bryant, D. A., Aug 26 2016, In : Science. 353, 6302, aaf9178.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Scopus citations

Mutation of Chlorophyll Ligands in the Chlorophyll-Binding CP47 Protein As Studied in a Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 Photosystem I-less Background

Shen, G. & Vermaas, W. F. J., Jun 1 1994, In : Biochemistry. 33, 23, p. 7379-7388 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Mutation of Histidine Residues in CP47 Leads to Destabilization of the Photosystem II Complex and to Impairment of Light Energy Transfer

Shen, G., Eaton-Rye, J. J. & Vermaas, W. F. J., Jan 1 1993, In : Biochemistry. 32, 19, p. 5109-5115 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Occurrence of far-red light photoacclimation (FaRLiP) in diverse cyanobacteria

Gan, F., Shen, G. & Bryant, D. A., Dec 29 2015, In : Life. 5, 1, p. 4-24 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Scopus citations
16 Scopus citations

Phosphatidylglycerol is essential for oligomerization of photosystem I reaction center

Domonkos, I., Malec, P., Sallai, A., Kovács, L., Itoh, K., Shen, G., Ughy, B., Bogos, B., Sakurai, I., Kis, M., Strzalka, K., Wada, H., Itoh, S., Farkas, T. & Gombos, Z., Apr 1 2004, In : Plant physiology. 134, 4, p. 1471-1478 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations
35 Scopus citations

Phycobiliprotein biosynthesis in cyanobacteria: structure and function of enzymes involved in post-translational modification.

Schluchter, W. M., Shen, G., Alvey, R. M., Biswas, A., Saunée, N. A., Williams, S. R., Mille, C. A. & Bryant, D. A., Jan 1 2010, In : Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 675, p. 211-228 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Polyphasic characterization of a thermotolerant siderophilic filamentous cyanobacterium that produces intracellular iron deposits

Brown, I. I., Bryant, D. A., Casamatta, D., Thomas-Keprta, K. L., Sarkisova, S. A., Shen, G., Graham, J. E., Boyd, E. S., Peters, J. W., Garrison, D. H. & McKay, D. S., Oct 1 2010, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 76, 19, p. 6664-6672 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Presence of a [3Fe–4S] cluster in a PsaC variant as a functional component of the photosystem I electron transfer chain in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002

Pérez, A. A., Ferlez, B. H., Applegate, A. M., Walters, K., He, Z., Shen, G., Golbeck, J. H. & Bryant, D. A., Apr 1 2018, In : Photosynthesis research. 136, 1, p. 31-48 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

QA Binding to D2 Contributes to the Functional and Structural Integrity of Photosystem II

Vermaas, W., Charité, J. & Shen, G., May 1990, In : Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung - Section C Journal of Biosciences. 45, 5, p. 359-365 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Recombinant PsbF from Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 forms β: β homodimeric cytochrome b559

Yu, X., Tan, P., Shen, G. & Zhao, J., Dec 1 2003, In : Chinese Science Bulletin. 48, 6, p. 563-569 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Recruitment of a foreign qiunone into the a(1) site of photosystem I: Altered kinetics of electron transfer in phylloquinone biosynthetic pathway mutants studied by time-resolved optical, EPR, and electrometric techniques

Semenov, A. Y., Vassiliev, I. R., Van Der Est, A., Mamedov, M. D., Zybailov, B., Shen, G., Stehlik, D., Diner, B. A., Chitnis, P. R. & Golbeck, J. H., Aug 4 2000, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 275, 31, p. 23429-23438 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations