Ming Dong

TitleAssistant Professor

DepartmentChemistry

Phone336-285-2234

Emailmdong@ncat.edu

Websitewww.proteinconformation.com

OfficeNew Science Building
Room: 333

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Ming Dong

Education

Ph D: Biochemistry, University of Delaware, 2013

MS: Biochemical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, 2007

BS: Biochemical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology, 2004


Research Interests

Research in this lab applies biochemistry, X-ray crystallography, computational modeling, and enzymatic kinetics study to gain a deep understanding of how protein conformational heterogeneity affects the protein function.


Recent Publications

Dong,  Ming  Gonzalez,  T  Klems,  M  Steinberg,  L  Chen,  W  Papoutsakis,  E  Bahnson,  B  ( 2017).  In vitro methanol production from methyl coenzyme M using the Methanosarcina barkeri MtaABC protein complex..    Biotechnology progress.

Schaefer,  Stephanie  Dong,  Ming  Bahnson,  Brian  Thorpe,  Colin  Rozovsky,  Sharon  ( 2013).  Conversion of the Sulfhydryl Oxidase Augmenter of Liver Regeneration into a Selenoprotein.  ( 2,  104,  pp. 396a).   Biophysical Journal.

Schaefer,  S  Dong,  Ming  Rubenstein,  R  Wilkie,  W  Bahnson,  B  Thorpe,  C  Rozovsky,  S  ( 2013).  (77)Se enrichment of proteins expands the biological NMR toolbox..  ( 2,  425,  pp. 222-31).   Journal of molecular biology.

Nagel,  Z  Meadows,  C  Dong,  Ming  Bahnson,  B  Klinman,  J  ( 2012).  Active site hydrophobic residues impact hydrogen tunneling differently in a thermophilic alcohol dehydrogenase at optimal versus nonoptimal temperatures..  ( 20,  51,  pp. 4147-56).   Biochemistry.

Nagel,  Z  Dong,  Ming  Bahnson,  B  Klinman,  J  ( 2011).  Impaired protein conformational landscapes as revealed in anomalous Arrhenius prefactors..  ( 26,  108,  pp. 10520-5).   Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Daithankar,  V  Schaefer,  S  Dong,  Ming  Bahnson,  B  Thorpe,  C  ( 2010).  Structure of the human sulfhydryl oxidase augmenter of liver regeneration and characterization of a human mutation causing an autosomal recessive myopathy ..  ( 31,  49,  pp. 6737-45).   Biochemistry.

Dong,  Ming  Qi,  Shuting  ( 2006).  Conjugated linoleic acid production by fermentation.  ( 4,  2,  pp. 1128).   International Journal of Food Engineering.

Schaefer,  Stephanie  Dong,  Ming  Bahnson,  Brian  Thorpe,  Colin  Rozovsky,  Sharon  Protein Folding & Stability I.