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Wang L, Chen S, Vergin KL, Giovannoni Sj. Chan SW, Demott MS, Taghizadeh K, Cordero OX, Cutler M, Timberlake S, Alm EJ, Polz MF, Pinhassi J, Deng Z, Dedon PC. DNA phosphorothioation is widespread and quantized in bacterial genomes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2011, 108(7):2963-8.
Wang L, Chen S, Xiao X, Huang X, You D, Zhou X, Deng Z. arsRBOCT arsenic resistance system encoded by linear plasmid pHZ227 in Streptomyces sp. Strain FR-008. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2006, 72(5):3738-42.
Wang L., Chen S., Deng Z. Phosphorothioation: an unusual post-replicative modification on the DNA backbone. Book Chapter. DNA replication. 2011.
You D, Wang L, Yao F, Zhou X, Deng Z. A novel DNA modification by sulfur:DndA is a NifS-like cysteine desulfurase capable of assembling DndC as an iron-sulfur cluster protein in Streptomyces lividans. Biochemistry. 2007, 46(20):6126-33.
Chen S, Wang L, Deng Z. Twenty years hunting for sulfur in DNA. Protein Cell. 2010, 191:14-21.
Chan W, Chen B, Wang L, Taghizadeh K, Demott MS, Dedon PC. Quantification of the 2-deoxyribonolactone and nucleoside 5’-aldehyde products of 2-deoxyribose oxidation in DNA and cells by isotope-dilution gas chromatography mass spectrometry: differential effects of gamma-radiation and Fe2+-EDTA. J Am Chem Soc.2010, 132(17):6145-53.
Xu T, Liang J, Chen S, Wang L, He X, You D, Wang Z, Li A, Xu Z, Zhou X, Deng Z. DNA phosphorothioation in Streptomyces lividans:mutational analysis of the dnd locus. BMC Microbiology, 2009, 9:41.
Chen S, Mao X, Shen Y, Zhou Y, Li J, Wang L, Tao X, Yang L, Wang Y, Zhou X, Deng Z, Wei D. Tailoring the P450 monooxygenase gene for FR-008/candicidin biosynthesis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2009,75(6):1778-81.