Jingtan Su

CSA 149, HSC 9062
Phone: (323) 442-3192
Fax: (323) 442-2981

Jingtan Su, Ph.D.

Research Associate, Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • Nankai University, Tianjin, China
    Applied Physics

  • Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

  • Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
    Marine Biology

  • 2019 - present - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2017 - 2019 - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - School of Pharmacy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2014 - 2017 - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2013 - 2014 - R&D Vice Manager - Zeesan Biotech, Xiamen, China
  1. Su J, Bapat RA, Visakan G, Moradian-Oldak J. (2020) An Evolutionarily Conserved Helix Mediates Ameloblastin-Cell Interaction. J Dent Res. 2020 Aug;99(9):1072-1081. doi: 10.1177/0022034520918521. Epub 2020 May 13. PMID:32401578; PMCID: PMC7375739.

  2. Su J, Bapat RA, Moradian-Oldak J. (2019) The Expression and Purification of Recombinant Mouse Ameloblastin in E. coli. Methods Mol Biol. 2019;1922:229-236.doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-9012-2_23. PubMed PMID: 30838581.

  3. Su J, Kegulian NC, Arun Bapat R, Moradian-Oldak J. (2019) Ameloblastin Binds to Phospholipid Bilayers via a Helix-Forming Motif within the Sequence Encoded by Exon 5. ACS Omega. 2019 Feb 28;4(2):4405-4416. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.8b03582. PubMed PMID: 30873509; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6410667.

  4. Liu C, Xu GR, Du JZ, Sun J, Wan X, Liu XJ, Su JT, Liang J, Zheng GL, Xie LP, Zhang RQ. (2018) Mineralization of Nacre-like Structures Mediated by Extrapallial Fluid on Pearl Nucleus. Crystal Growth & Design, 2018, 18 (1), pp 32–36

  5. Su JT, Zhu FJ, Zhang GY, Wang HZ, Xie LP, Zhang RQ. (2016) Transformation of amorphous calcium carbonate nanoparticles into aragonite controlled by ACCBP. CrystEngComm 2016, 18, 2125

  6. Su J, Chandrababu KB, Moradian-Oldak J. (2016) Ameloblastin peptide encoded by exon 5 interacts with amelogenin N-terminus. Biochem Biophys Rep. 2016 Sep;7:26-32. PubMed PMID: 27725968; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5055063.

  7. Tjondro HC, Xi YB, Chen XJ, Su JT, Yan YB. (2016) Membrane insertion of αA-crystallin is oligomer-size dependent. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2016 Apr 22;473(1):1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2016.03.033. Epub 2016 Mar 11. PubMed PMID: 26975472.

  8. Zheng X, Cheng M, Xiang L, Su J, Zhou Y, Xie L, Zhang R. (2015) Cloning and identification of a YY-1 homolog as a potential transcription factor from Pinctada fucata. Gene. 2015 Nov 1;572(1):108-115. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2015.07.003. Epub 2015 Jul 4. PubMed PMID: 26151893.

  9. Xiang L, Kong W, Su JT, Liang J, Zhang GY, Xie LP, Zhang RQ. (2014) Amorphous calcium carbonate precipitation by cellular biomineralization in mantle cell cultures of Pinctada fucata. PLoS One. 2014 Nov 18;9(11):e113150. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0113150. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25405357; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4236139.

  10. Lin Y, Jia G, Xu G, Su J, Xie L, Hu X, Zhang R. (2014) Cloning and characterization of the shell matrix protein Shematrin in scallop Chlamys farreri. Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). 2014 Aug;46(8):709-19. doi: 10.1093/abbs/gmu054. Epub 2014 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 25001481.

  11. Su J, Liang X, Zhou Q, Zhang G, Wang H, Xie L, Zhang R. (2013) Structural characterization of amorphous calcium carbonate-binding protein: an insight into the mechanism of amorphous calcium carbonate formation. Biochem J. 2013 Jul 15;453(2):179-86. doi: 10.1042/BJ20130285. Erratum in: Biochem J. 2013 Aug 15;454(1):167. PubMed PMID: 23646881.

  12. Liang Xiang, Jingtan Su et al. (2013) Expression Patterns of Matrix Proteins Responsible for Nucleation and Growth of Aragonite Crystals in Flat Pearls of Pinctada fucata. Plos ONE 2013, 8(6):e66564.

  13. Juan Xiong, Wenquan Zhang, Jingtan Su et al. (2012) Improved Synthesis of 2-Deoxyadenosine and 5-Methyluridin by Escherichia Coli Using an Auto-induction System. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 2012, 28(2): 721-727.

  14. Lin Y, Zhang W, Zhu F, Su J, Fang D, Yang Y, Zhang G, Xie L, Zhang R, Wang H. (2011) Subcellular localization of N-deoxyribosyltransferase in Lactobacillus fermentum: cell surface association of an intracellular nucleotide metabolic enzyme. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2011 Oct;323(2):132-41. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2011.02369.x. Epub 2011 Sep 1. PubMed PMID: 22092712.

  15. Gao YS, Su JT, Yan YB. (2010) Sequential events in the irreversible thermal denaturation of human brain-type creatine kinase by spectroscopic methods. Int J Mol Sci. 2010 Jun 25;11(7):2584-96. doi: 10.3390/ijms11072584. PubMed PMID:20717523; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2920553.

  16. Pang M, Su JT, Feng S, Tang ZW, Gu F, Zhang M, Ma X, Yan YB. (2010) Effects of congenital cataract mutation R116H on alphaA-crystallin structure, function and stability. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2010 Apr;1804(4):948-56. doi:10.1016/j.bbapap.2010.01.001. Epub 2010 Jan 14. PubMed PMID: 20079887.

  17. Jiang Y, Su JT, Zhang J, Wei X, Yan YB, Zhou HM. (2008) Reshaping the folding energy landscape of human carbonic anhydrase II by a single point genetic mutation Pro237His. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2008;40(4):776-88. Epub 2007 Oct 24. PubMed PMID: 18060825.

  18. Su JT, Kim SH, Yan YB. (2007) Dissecting the pretransitional conformational changes in aminoacylase I thermal denaturation. Biophys J. 2007 Jan 15;92(2):578-87. Epub 2006 Oct 27. PubMed PMID: 17071653; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1751394.