Journal of Microbiology Research

Journal of Microbiology Research aims to publish all the latest and outstanding research articles, reviews and letters in all areas of major importance to techniques of microbiology and applied research. It publishes high quality research and review papers on novel aspects of microbiology, including environmental, food, agricultural, medical, pharmaceutical, veterinary, soil, water and biodeterioration.

Hua Zhang

Research Scientist, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Research Areas

crystallography, glycosylation, biofilm

Publications: Journals

[1]  Zhang, H., Zhu, F., Ding, L., Zhou, M., Wu, R. & Wu, H. (2013). Preliminary X-ray crystallographic studies of an N-terminal domain of unknown function from a putative glycosyltransferase from Streptococcus parasanguinis. Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications 69, 520-523.
[2]  Zhou, M., Zhang, H., Zhu, F. & Wu, H. (2011). Canonical SecA associates with an accessory secretory protein complex involved in biogenesis of a streptococcal serine-rich repeat glycoprotein. Journal of Bacteriology, JB. 05668-11v1.
[3]  Zhou, M., Zhu, F., Li, Y., Zhang, H. & Wu, H. (2012). Gap1 functions as a molecular chaperone to stabilize its interactive partner Gap3 during biogenesis of serine‐rich repeat bacterial adhesin. Molecular Microbiology. 83, 866-878 (2012)
[4]  Zhang, H, Hou, J, et al. Hypha DNA simple preparation method of Morchella sp. Edible Fungi of China, 2009, 28 ( 6 ), 48 - 49.
[5]  Song, Y, Zhang, H, et al.. Investigate and control of insect pests in Sophora japonica L. at Yanling County. Journal of Shanxi Agri. Sci. 2009 (5): 229-230.
[6]  Song, Y, Zhang, H, et al. Observation on the Spiracle Characteristics of Mature Helicoverpa assulta Larvae. Journal of Anhui Agri. Sci. 2009, 37 (24): 11610 – 11611.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  H. Zhang, M. Zhou, S. Dong, D. Pritchard, and H. Wu. GalT1 Mediates Fap1 Glycosylation and Bacterial Biofilm Formation. J Dent Res <90> (Spec Iss ): 2961, <2011> (
[2]  H. Zhang, F. Zhu, M. Zhou, L. Ding, and H. Wu. Structural analysis of Streptococcal Domain of Unknown function (DUF1792).. J Dent Res <91> (Spec Iss ): 933, <2012> (

Publications: Books/Book Chapters

[1]  Zhu F, Wu R, Zhang H, Wu H. Structural and biochemical analysis of a bacterial glycosyltransferase. In: Glycosyltransferases (ed^(eds). Springer (2013).