Dr. Wenya  Lu

Dr. Wenya Lu

Post-doctoral Fellow
Iowa State University, USA

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

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Area of Interest:

Organic Synthesis
Protein Chemistry

Selected Publications

  1. Lu, W.Y., X.W. Sun, C. Zhu and G.Q. Lin, 2010. Expand the application scope of glycosidase using click reaction. Tetrahedron, 66: 750-757.
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  2. Xie, Y., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G. Lin, 2009. Adzuki bean: A new resource of biocatalyst for asymmetric reduction of aromatic ketones with high stereoselectivity and substrate tolerance. Bioresour. Technol., 100: 2463-2468.
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  3. Su, J.H., J.H. Xu, H.L. Yu, Y.C. He, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2009. Properties of a novel β-glucosidase from fusarium proliferatum ECU2042 that converts ginsenoside Rg(3) into Rh-2. J. Mol. Catal. B: Enzym., 57: 278-283.
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  4. Li, A.T., J.D. Zhang, J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2009. Asymmetric sulfoxidation by resting cells of a new soil isolate Rhodococcus sp. ECU0066 with sulfide monooxygenase activity. Applied Environ. Microbiol., 75: 551-556.
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  5. Yu, H.L., J.H. Xu, Y.X. Wang, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2008. Assembly of a three-dimensional array of glycoconjugates by combinatorial biocatalysis in nonaqueous media. J. Comb. Chem., 10: 79-87.
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  6. Yu, H.L., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2008. Environmentally benign synthesis of natural glycosides using apple seed meal as green and robust biocatalyst. J. Biotechnol., 133: 469-477.
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  7. Yu, H.L., J.H. Xu, J.H. Su, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2008. Synthesis of novel salidroside esters by lipase-mediated acylation with various functional acyl groups. J. Biosci. Bioeng., 106: 65-68.
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  8. Lu, W.Y., P. Chen and G.Q. Lin, 2008. New enantioselective synthesis of thiamphenicol and florfenical: An enzymatic-chemical route. Tetrahedron, 64: 7822-7827.
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  9. Yu, H.L., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2007. Identification, purification and characterization of β-glucosidase from apple seed as a novel catalyst for synthesis of O-glucosides. Enzyme Microbial Technol., 40: 354-361.
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  10. Wu, J., F. Fang, W.Y. Lu, J.L. Hou and C. Li et al., 2007. Dynamic [2]catenanes based on hydrogen bonding-mediated bis-zinc porphyrin foldamer tweezer: A case study. J. Org. Chem., 72: 2897-2905.
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  11. Lu, W.Y., G.Q. Lin, H.L. Yu, A.M. Tong and J.H. Xu, 2007. Facile synthesis of alkyl β-D-glucopyranosides from D-glucose and the corresponding alcohols using fruit seed meals. J. Mol. Catal. B: Enzym., 44: 72-77.
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  12. Su, J.H., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2006. Enzymatic transformation of ginsenoside Rg3 to Rh2 using newly isolated fusarium proliferatum ECU2042. J. Mol. Catal. B: Enzym., 38: 113-118.
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  13. Tong, A.M., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2005. Construction and optimization of a monophasic organic–water system for enzymatic synthesis of p-nitrobenzyl-D-glucopyranosides by reverse hydrolysis. J. Mol. Catal. B: Enzym., 32: 83-88.
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  14. Tong, A.M., J.H. Xu, W.Y. Lu and G.Q. Lin, 2004. Use of apple seed meal as a new source of β-glucosidase for enzymatic glucosylation of 4-substituted benzyl alcohols in monophasic aqueous-dioxane medium. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 14: 2095-2097.
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