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Zhennan Gu, Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Zhennan Gu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7643 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: zgu@wakehealth.edu

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Free Univ Berlin Med Fac-Germany , 1995
  • B.S., , 1982
  • Fellowship, University of California-Los A, 1999
Zhennan Gu, Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Zhennan Gu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Cancer Biology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7643 | Department: 336-716-2011

Email: zgu@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Chen H, Gu Z, Zhang H, Wang M, Chen W, Lowther WT, Chen YQ. Expression and purification of integral membrane fatty acid desaturases. PLoS One. 2013;8(3):e58139.

Gu Z, Suburu J, Chen H, Chen YQ. Mechanisms of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in prostate cancer prevention. Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013():824563.

Gu Z, Wu J, Wang S, Suburu J, Chen H, Thomas MJ, Shi L, Edwards IJ, Berquin IM, Chen YQ. Polyunsaturated fatty acids affect the localization and signaling of PIP3/AKT in prostate cancer cells. Carcinogenesis. 2013;34(9):1968-1975.

Wang S, Wu J, Suburu J, Gu Z, Cai J, Axanova LS, Cramer SD, Thomas MJ, Perry DL, Edwards IJ, Mucci LA, Sinnott JA, Loda MF, Sui G, Berquin IM, Chen YQ. Effect of dietary polyunsaturated fatty acids on castration-resistant Pten-null prostate cancer. Carcinogenesis. 2012;33(2):404-412.

Zhao J-X, Yang L, Gu Z-N, Chen H-Q, Tian F-W, Chen Y-Q, Zhang H, Chen W. Stabilization of the single-chain fragment variable by an interdomain disulfide bond and its effect on antibody affinity. Int J Mol Sci. 2011;12(1):1-11.


Wang L, Chen W, Feng Y, Ren Y, Gu Z, Chen H, Wang H, Thomas MJ, Zhang B, Berquin IM, Li Y, Wu J, Zhang H, Song Y, Liu X, Norris JS, Wang S, Du P, Shen J, Wang N, Yang Y, Wang W, Feng L, Ratledge C, Zhang H, Chen YQ. Genome characterization of the oleaginous fungus Mortierella alpina. PLoS ONE. 2011;6(12):e28319.

Hu Y, Sun H, Owens RT, Gu Z, Wu J, Chen YQ, O'Flaherty JT, Edwards IJ. Syndecan-1-dependent suppression of PDK1/Akt/bad signaling by docosahexaenoic acid induces apoptosis in prostate cancer. Neoplasia. 2010;12(10):826-836.

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Assistant Professor, Cancer Biology

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