Feixia Chu

Office: Molecular, Cellular, & Biomedical Sciences, Rudman Hall Rm 306, Durham, NH 03824


  • Ph.D., Chemistry, University of California - San Francisco
  • M.S., Chemistry, University of South Florida
  • B.S., Chemistry, Wuhan University

Courses Taught

  • BCHM 852: Principles of Biochemistry II
  • BCHM 894: Protein Structure & Function
  • BCHM 999: Doctoral Research
  • BMCB 401: Persp Biochem/Mole&Cell Bio
  • BMCB 658: General Biochemistry
  • GEN 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/MCBS
  • INCO 790: Adv Rsrch Exp/MCBS

Selected Publications

Chu, F., Thornton, D. T., & Nguyen, H. T. (2018). Chemical cross-linking in the structural analysis of protein assemblies. Methods, 144, 53-63. doi:10.1016/j.ymeth.2018.05.023

Oshone, R., Ngom, M., Chu, F., Mansour, S., Sy, M. O., Champion, A., & Tisa, L. S. (2017). Genomic, transcriptomic, and proteomic approaches towards understanding the molecular mechanisms of salt tolerance in Frankia strains isolated from Casuarina trees. BMC Genomics, 18(1). doi:10.1186/s12864-017-4056-0

Karagoz, G. E., Acosta-Alvear, D., Nguyen, H. T., Lee, C. P., Chu, F., & Walter, P. (2017). An unfolded protein-induced conformational switch activates mammalian IRE1. ELIFE, 6. doi:10.7554/eLife.30700

Ee, L. -S., McCannell, K. N., Tang, Y., Fernandes, N., Hardy, W. R., Green, M. R., . . . Fazzio, T. G. (2017). An Embryonic Stem Cell-Specific NuRD Complex Functions through Interaction with WDR5. Stem Cell Reports, 8(6), 1488-1496. doi:10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.04.020

Rodina, A., Wang, T., Yan, P., Gomes, E. D., Dunphy, M. P. S., Pillarsetty, N., . . . Chiosis, G. (2016). The epichaperome is an integrated chaperome network that facilitates tumour survival. Nature, 538(7625), 397-401. doi:10.1038/nature19807

Wu, B., Peisley, A., Richards, C., Yao, H., Zeng, X., Lin, C., . . . Hur, S. (2013). Structural Basis for dsRNA Recognition, Filament Formation, and Antiviral Signal Activation by MDA5. Cell, 152(1-2), 276-289. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2012.11.048

Casati, P., Campi, M., Chu, F., Suzuki, N., Maltby, D., Guan, S., . . . Walbot, V. (2008). Histone Acetylation and Chromatin Remodeling Are Required for UV-B-Dependent Transcriptional Activation of Regulated Genes in Maize. THE PLANT CELL ONLINE, 20(4), 827-842. doi:10.1105/tpc.107.056457

Mathivanan, S., Ahmed, M., Ahn, N. G., Alexandre, H., Amanchy, R., Andrews, P. C., . . . Pandey, A. (2008). Human Proteinpedia enables sharing of human protein data. Nature Biotechnology, 26(2), 164-167. doi:10.1038/nbt0208-164

Walther, T. C., Aguilar, P. S., Fröhlich, F., Chu, F., Moreira, K., Burlingame, A. L., & Walter, P. (2007). Pkh-kinases control eisosome assembly and organization. The EMBO Journal, 26(24), 4946-4955. doi:10.1038/sj.emboj.7601933

Simon, M. D., Chu, F., Racki, L. R., de la Cruz, C. C., Burlingame, A. L., Panning, B., . . . Shokat, K. M. (2007). The Site-Specific Installation of Methyl-Lysine Analogs into Recombinant Histones. Cell, 128(5), 1003-1012. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2006.12.041

Most Cited Publications