Name: Xiao-bo Zeng
Department: School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College appointment: Associate Professor
Telephone: +86 27 6875 9939
Aug 1997- Jun 2002 Ph.D in Food Science, Huazhong Agricultural University, China
Sep 1993- Jun 1997 Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Huazhong Agricultural University, China
Aug 2002- Jul 2004, Postdoctoral research work, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Aug 2007- Aug 2008, Study in Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Mar 2015-Aug 2015 and Nov 2015-Feb 2016, Study in Department of Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine, Augusta University, US
Teaching the courses of Fermentation Engineering and Food Safety for undergraduate student.
Main research focus on polarity proteins of epithelial cells and their functions on tumorigenesis.
Zeng, X.B., D.P. Small, and W.K. Wan, Statistical optimization of culture conditions for bacterial cellulose production by Acetobacter xylinum BPR 2001 from maple syrup. Carbohydrate Polymers, 2011. 85(3): 506-513.
Zeng, X., J. Liu, J. Chen, Q. Wang, Z. Li, and H. Wang, Screening of the common culture conditions affecting crystallinity of bacterial cellulose. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology, 2011, 38(12):1993-9.
Zeng, X.B., H.Y. Wang, L.Y. He, Y.C. Lin, and Z.T. Li, Medium optimization of carbon and nitrogen sources for the production of eucalyptene A and xyloketal A from Xylaria sp. 2508 using response surface methodology. Process Biochemistry, 2006. 41(2): p. 293-298.