Zhongyuan (Zach) Zuo

Zhongyuan (Zach) Zuo

Contact Information

Tel: (832) 824-8750
Email: zhongyuz@bcm.edu

Research Interests


Luo X, Rosenfeld JA, Yamamoto S, Harel T, Zuo Z, Hall M, Wierenga KJ, Pastore MT, Bartholomew D, Delgado MR, Rotenberg J, Lewis RA, Emrick L, Bacino CA, Eldomery MK, Coban Akdemir Z, Xia F, Yang Y, Lalani SR, Lotze T, Lupski JR, Lee B, Bellen HJ, Wangler MF; Members of the UDN (2017) Clinically severe CACNA1A alleles affect synaptic function and neurodegeneration differentially. PLoS Genetics 13:e1006905.  [Abstract]
Nagarkar-Jaiswal S, Manivannan SN, Zuo Z, Bellen HJ (2017) A cell cycle-independent, conditional gene inactivation strategy for differentially tagging wild-type and mutant cells. eLife 6:e26420.  [Abstract]
Chouhan AK, Guo C, Hsieh YC, Ye H, Senturk M, Zuo Z, Li Y, Chatterjee S, Botas J, Jackson GR, Bellen HJ, Shulman JM (2016) Uncoupling neuronal death and dysfunction in Drosophila models of neurodegenerative disease. Acta Neuropathologica Communications 4:62.  [Abstract]
Mavor LM, Miao H, Zuo Z, Holly RM, Xie Y, Loerke D, Blankenship JT (2016) Rab8 directs furrow ingression and membrane addition during epithelial formation in Drosophila melanogasterDevelopment 143:892-903.  [Abstract]
David-Morrison G, Xu Z, Rui YN, Charng WL, Jaiswal M, Yamamoto S, Xiong B, Zhang K, Sandoval H, Duraine L, Zuo Z, Zhang S, Bellen HJ (2016) WAC regulates mTOR activity by acting as an adaptor for the TTT and Pontin/Reptin complexes. Developmental Cell 36:139-151.  [Abstract]
Nagarkar-Jaiswal S, DeLuca SZ, Lee PT, Lin WW, Pan H, Zuo Z, Lv J, Spradling AC, Bellen HJ (2015) A genetic toolkit for tagging intronic MiMIC containing genes. eLife 4:e08469.  [Abstract]
Holly RM, Mavor LM, Zuo Z, Blankenship JT (2015) A rapid, membrane-dependent pathway directs furrow formation through RalA in the early Drosophila embryo. Development 142:2316-2328.  [Abstract]