Mei Zhou

Dr

  • Room 02.009 - Clinical Science A

    United Kingdom

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20052019
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Interests

Dr. Zhou's main research interest is in evaluating the potential of novel peptides isolated from a variety of sources, including Traditional Chinese Medicines, leading to the development of new therapeutics. This involves isolation and structural characterisation of peptides/proteins, and determination and validation of targets.

Teaching

Undergraduate level

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Description

Role

PMY3072

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

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PMY4005

Project

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Postgraduate level

MPhil programme in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

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Projects 2009 2009

Research Output 2005 2019

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Bombesin
Smooth Muscle
Muscle
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Skin
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Anura
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Tarsiidae
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Microorganisms
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A Novel Kunitzin-Like Trypsin Inhibitor Isolated from Defensive Skin Secretion of Odorrana versabilis

Dong, Y., Shi, D., Ying, Y., Xi, X., Chen, X., Wang, L., Zhou, M., Wu, Q., Ma, C. & Chen, T., 28 Jun 2019, In : Biomolecules. 9, 7, 14 p., 254.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Trypsin Inhibitors
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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Activities 2008 2016

Drug Discovery & Therapy World Congress

Mei Zhou (Participant)
11 May 201614 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Diego Alejandro Falico

Mei Zhou (Host)
Feb 2016Jul 2016

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Henry Kwork

Mei Zhou (Host)
Oct 2015Sep 2016

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine

Mei Zhou (Visitor)
13 Jul 201519 Jul 2015

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesResearch and Teaching at External Organisation

David F Orr

Mei Zhou (Host)
Nov 2014Oct 2015

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting of external, non-academic visitor

Thesis

A bioactive peptide, QUB-1813, from the defensive skin secretion of the Chinese Large Odorous Frog, Rana (Odorrana) livida

Author: Fang, Q., 17 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Wang, L. (Supervisor), Wu, Y. (Supervisor), Chen, T. (Supervisor) & Zhou, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMasters

A bioactive peptide, QUB-2048, from the defensive skin secretion of Phyllomedusa tomopterna

Author: Dong, B., 17 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Wu, Y. (Supervisor), Chen, T. (Supervisor), Wang, L. (Supervisor) & Zhou, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMasters

A bioactive peptide from the frog skin secretion of Pelophylax nigromaculatus GAPKGCWTKSYPPKPCS-NH2

Author: Chen, Y., Aug 2018

Supervisor: Shaw, C. (Supervisor), Chen, T. (Supervisor), Wang, L. (Supervisor), Zhou, M. (Supervisor), Xi, X. (Supervisor) & Ma, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMasters

A Bioactive Peptide from the Skin of the Chinese Torrent Frog, Amolops wuyiensis

Author: Lu, K., 25 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Shaw, C. (Supervisor), Chen, T. (Supervisor), Zhou, M. (Supervisor), Wang, L. (Supervisor), Xi, X. (Supervisor) & Ma, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMasters

A bioactive peptide from the skin secretion of the bamboo leaf odorous frog, Odorrana versabilis

Author: Wang, Y., 25 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Chen, T. (Supervisor), Wang, L. (Supervisor), Xi, X. (Supervisor) & Zhou, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Masters ThesisMasters