Zhenqi Zhou, Ph.D.
Affiliations
Affiliations
Assistant Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension
Publications

A selected list of publications:

Hevener Andrea L, Ribas Vicent, Moore Timothy M, Zhou Zhenqi   ERα in the Control of Mitochondrial Function and Metabolic Health Trends in molecular medicine, 2021; 27(1): 31-46.
Moore Timothy M, Zhou Zhenqi, Strumwasser Alexander R, Cohn Whitaker, Lin Amanda J, Cory Kevin, Whitney Kate, Ho Theodore, Ho Timothy, Lee Joseph L, Rucker Daniel H, Hoang Austin N, Widjaja Kevin, Abrishami Aaron D, Charugundla Sarada, Stiles Linsey, Whitelegge Julian P, Turcotte Lorraine P, Wanagat Jonathan, Hevener Andrea L   Age-induced mitochondrial DNA point mutations are inadequate to alter metabolic homeostasis in response to nutrient challenge Aging cell, 2020; 19(11): e13166.
Zhou Zhenqi, Moore Timothy M, Drew Brian G, Ribas Vicent, Wanagat Jonathan, Civelek Mete, Segawa Mayuko, Wolf Dane M, Norheim Frode, Seldin Marcus M, Strumwasser Alexander R, Whitney Kate A, Lester Ellen, Reddish Britany R, Vergnes Laurent, Reue Karen, Rajbhandari Prashant, Tontonoz Peter, Lee Jason, Mahata Sushil K, Hewitt Sylvia C, Shirihai Orian, Gastonbury Craig, Small Kerrin S, Laakso Markku, Jensen Jorgen, Lee Sindre, Drevon Christian A, Korach Kenneth S, Lusis Aldons J, Hevener Andrea L   Estrogen receptor α controls metabolism in white and brown adipocytes by regulating Science translational medicine, 2020; 12(555): 31-46.
Hevener Andrea L, Ribas Vicent, Moore Timothy M, Zhou Zhenqi   The Impact of Skeletal Muscle ERα on Mitochondrial Function and Metabolic Health Endocrinology, 2020; 161(2): 31-46.
Moore Timothy M, Zhou Zhenqi, Cohn Whitaker, Norheim Frode, Lin Amanda J, Kalajian Nareg, Strumwasser Alexander R, Cory Kevin, Whitney Kate, Ho Theodore, Ho Timothy, Lee Joseph L, Rucker Daniel H, Shirihai Orian, van der Bliek Alexander M, Whitelegge Julian P, Seldin Marcus M, Lusis Aldons J, Lee Sindre, Drevon Christian A, Mahata Sushil K, Turcotte Lorraine P, Hevener Andrea L   The impact of exercise on mitochondrial dynamics and the role of Drp1 in exercise performance and training adaptations in skeletal muscle Molecular metabolism, 2019; 21(2): 51-67.
Hevener Andrea L, Zhou Zhenqi, Moore Timothy M, Drew Brian G, Ribas Vicent   The impact of ERα action on muscle metabolism and insulin sensitivity - Strong enough for a man, made for a woman Molecular metabolism, 2018; 15(2): 20-34.
Zhou Zhenqi, Ribas Vicent, Rajbhandari Prashant, Drew Brian G, Moore Timothy M, Fluitt Amy H, Reddish Britany R, Whitney Kate A, Georgia Senta, Vergnes Laurent, Reue Karen, Liesa Marc, Shirihai Orian, van der Bliek Alexander M, Chi Nai-Wen, Mahata Sushil K, Tiano Joseph P, Hewitt Sylvia C, Tontonoz Peter, Korach Kenneth S, Mauvais-Jarvis Franck, Hevener Andrea L   Estrogen receptor α protects pancreatic β-cells from apoptosis by preserving mitochondrial function and suppressing endoplasmic reticulum stress The Journal of biological chemistry, 2018; 293(13): 4735-4751.
Hevener Andrea L, Zhou Zhenqi, Drew Brian G, Ribas Vicent   The Role of Skeletal Muscle Estrogen Receptors in Metabolic Homeostasis and Insulin Sensitivity Advances in experimental medicine and biology, 2017; 1043(13): 257-284.
Ribas Vicent, Drew Brian G, Zhou Zhenqi, Phun Jennifer, Kalajian Nareg Y, Soleymani Teo, Daraei Pedram, Widjaja Kevin, Wanagat Jonathan, de Aguiar Vallim Thomas Q, Fluitt Amy H, Bensinger Steven, Le Thuc, Radu Caius, Whitelegge Julian P, Beaven Simon W, Tontonoz Peter, Lusis Aldons J, Parks Brian W, Vergnes Laurent, Reue Karen, Singh Harpreet, Bopassa Jean C, Toro Ligia, Stefani Enrico, Watt Matthew J, Schenk Simon, Akerstrom Thorbjorn, Kelly Meghan, Pedersen Bente K, Hewitt Sylvia C, Korach Kenneth S, Hevener Andrea L   Skeletal muscle action of estrogen receptor α is critical for the maintenance of mitochondrial function and metabolic homeostasis in females Science translational medicine, 2016; 8(334): 334ra54.
Dhamad Ahmed E, Zhou Zhenqi, Zhou Jianhong, Du Yuchun   Systematic Proteomic Identification of the Heat Shock Proteins (Hsp) that Interact with Estrogen Receptor Alpha (ERα) and Biochemical Characterization of the ERα-Hsp70 Interaction PloS one, 2016; 11(8): e0160312.
Drew Brian G, Hamidi Habib, Zhou Zhenqi, Villanueva Claudio J, Krum Susan A, Calkin Anna C, Parks Brian W, Ribas Vicent, Kalajian Nareg Y, Phun Jennifer, Daraei Pedram, Christofk Heather R, Hewitt Sylvia C, Korach Kenneth S, Tontonoz Peter, Lusis Aldons J, Slamon Dennis J, Hurvitz Sara A, Hevener Andrea L   Estrogen receptor (ER)α-regulated lipocalin 2 expression in adipose tissue links obesity with breast cancer progression The Journal of biological chemistry, 2015; 290(9): 5566-81.
Parks Brian W, Sallam Tamer, Mehrabian Margarete, Psychogios Nikolas, Hui Simon T, Norheim Frode, Castellani Lawrence W, Rau Christoph D, Pan Calvin, Phun Jennifer, Zhou Zhenqi, Yang Wen-Pin, Neuhaus Isaac, Gargalovic Peter S, Kirchgessner Todd G, Graham Mark, Lee Richard, Tontonoz Peter, Gerszten Robert E, Hevener Andrea L, Lusis Aldons J   Genetic architecture of insulin resistance in the mouse Cell metabolism, 2015; 21(2): 334-347.
Drew Brian G, Ribas Vicente, Le Jamie A, Henstridge Darren C, Phun Jennifer, Zhou Zhenqi, Soleymani Teo, Daraei Pedram, Sitz Daniel, Vergnes Laurent, Wanagat Jonathan, Reue Karen, Febbraio Mark A, Hevener Andrea L   HSP72 is a mitochondrial stress sensor critical for Parkin action, oxidative metabolism, and insulin sensitivity in skeletal muscle Diabetes, 2014; 63(5): 1488-505.
Zhou Zhenqi, Zhou Jianhong, Du Yuchun   Estrogen receptor beta interacts and colocalizes with HADHB in mitochondria Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 2012; 427(2): 305-8.
Zhou Zhenqi, Zhou Jianhong, Du Yuchun   Estrogen receptor alpha interacts with mitochondrial protein HADHB and affects beta-oxidation activity Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP, 2012; 11(7): M111.011056.