Erhu Cao
Postdoctoral Fellow
Erhu.Cao@ucsf.edu


Education/Research
2007 - current Postdoc, Department of Physiology, UCSF; Advisor: Prof. David J. Julius
2001-2006 Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, USA.
1996-1999 M.S., Molecular Biology
Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China.
1992-1996 B.S., Plant Genetics & Breeding
Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China.

Publications

Eszter Lázár-Molnár, Qingrong Yan, Erhu Cao, Udupi Ramagopal, Stanley G. Nathenson and Steven C. Almo. Crystal structure of the complex between programmed death-1 (PD-1) and its ligand PD-L2. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 July 29, 30; 105(30):10483-8.

Qingrong Yan, Vladimir Malashkevich, Alexander Fedorov, Elena Fedorov, Erhu Cao, Jeffrey W. Lary, James L. Cole, Stanley G. Nathenson and Steven C. Almo. Structure of CD84 provides insight into SLAM family function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Jun 19;104(25):10583-8. Epub 2007 Jun 11.

Erhu Cao, Xingxing Zang, Udupi A. Ramagopal, Arunika Mukhopadhaya, Alexander Fedorov, Elena Fedorov, Wendy D. Zencheck, Jeffrey W. Lary, James L. Cole, Haiteng Deng, Teresa P. DiLorenzo, James P. Allison, Stanley G. Nathenson, and Steven C. Almo. T Cell Immunoglobulin Mucin-3 Crystal Structure Reveals a Galectin-9- independent Ligand-Binding Surface. Immunity 2007 March;26(3):311-321.

Erhu Cao, Udupi A. Ramagopal, Alexander Fedorov, Elena Fedorov, Qingrong Yan, Jeffrey W. Lary, James L. Cole, Stanley G. Nathenson, and Steven C. Almo. NTB-A Receptor Crystal Structure: Insights into Homophilic Interactions in the Signaling Lymphocytic Activation Molecule Receptor Family. Immunity 2006 Oct;25(4):559-70.

Yi Yu, Linquan Bai, Kazuyuki Minagawa, Xiaohong Jian, Lei Li, Jialiang Li, Shuangya Chen, Erhu Cao, Taifo Mahmud, Heinz G. Floss, Xiufen Zhou, and Zixin Deng. Gene Cluster Responsible for Validamycin Biosynthesis in Streptomyces hygroscopicus subsp. jinggangensis 5008. Appl Environ Microbiol 2005 Sep;71(9):5066-76.

Xuewu Zhang, Jean-Claude D. Schwartz, Xiaoling Guo, Sumeena Bhatia, Erhu Cao, Michael Lorenz, Michael Cammer, Lieping Chen, Zhong-Yin Zhang, Michael A. Edidin, Stanley G. Nathenson, and Steven C. Almo. Structural and functional analysis of the costimulatory receptor programmed death-1. Immunity 2004 Mar;20(3):337-47.




back to lab member index

 
home | research | people | publications | programs & departments | downloads | links | contact us