Publications

Selected Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. Zhao L.*, Zhang F.*, Ding X.*, Wu G.*, Lam Y.Y.*, Wang X., Fu H., Xue X., Lu C., Ma J., Yu L., Xu C., Ren Z., Xu Y., Xu S., Shen H., Zhu X., Shi Y., Shen Q., Dong W., Liu R., Ling Y., Zeng Y., Wang X., Zhang Q., Wang J., Wang L., Wu Y., Zeng B., Wei H., Zhang M., Peng Y., Zhang C. (2018) Gut bacteria selectively promoted by dietary fibers alleviate type 2 diabetes. Science 359(6380):1151-1156.
  2. Costea, P.I., Zeller G., Sunagawa S., Pelletier E., Alberti A., Levenez F., Tramontano M., Driessen M., Hercog R., Jung F.E., Kultima J.R., Hayward M.R., Coelho L.P., Allen-Vercoe E., Bertrand L., Blaut M., Brown J.R.M., Carton T., Cools-Portier S., Daigneault M., Derrien M., Druesne A., de Vos W.M., Finlay B.B., Flint H.J., Guarner F., Hattori M., Heilig H., Luna R.A., van Hylckama Vlieg J., Junick J., Klymiuk I., Langella P., Le Chatelier E., Mai V., Manichanh C., Martin J.C., Mery C., Morita H., O'Toole P.W., Orvain C., Patil K.R., Penders J., Persson S., Pons N., Popova M., Salonen A., Saulnier D., Scott K.P., Singh B., Slezak K., Veiga P., Versalovic J., Zhao L., Zoetendal E.G., Ehrlich S.D., Dore J., Bork P. (2017). Towards standards for human fecal sample processing in metagenomic studies. Nature Biotechnology 35(11):1069.
  3. Yao X., Zhang C., Xing Y., Xue G., Zhang Q., Pan F., Wu G., Hu Y., Guo Q., Lu A., Zhang X., Zhou R., Tian Z., Zeng B., Wei H., Strober W., Zhao L., Meng G. (2017). Remodelling of the gut microbiota by hyperactive NLRP3 induces regulatory T cells to maintain homeostasis. Nature Communications 8(1):1896.
  4. Zhao L. and Zhang C. (2017). Microbiome: Keeping rhythm with your gut. Nature Microbiology 2:16273.
  5. Zhang, C., and Zhao L. (2016). Strain-level dissection of the contribution of the gut microbiome to human metabolic disease. Genome Med 8:41.
  6. Zhang C., Yin A., Li H., Wang R., Wu G., Shen J., Zhang M., Wang L., Hou Y., Ouyang H., Zhang Y., Zheng Y., Wang J., Lv X., Wang Y., Zhang F., Zeng B., Li W., Yan F., Zhao Y., Pang X., Zhang X., Fu H., Chen F., Zhao N., Hamaker B. R., Bridgewater L. C., Weinkove D., Clement K., Dore J., Holmes E., Xiao H., Zhao G., Yang S., Bork P., Nicholson J. K., Wei H., Tang* H., Zhang X. and Zhao L. (2015). Dietary modulation of gut microbiota contributes to alleviation of both genetic and simple obesity in children. EBioMedicine 2(8):966-82.
  7. Xu J., Lian F., Zhao L., Zhao Y., Chen X., Zhang X., Guo Y., Zhang C., Zhou Q., Xue Z., Pang X., Zhao L., Tong X. (2015). Structural modulation of gut microbiota during alleviation of type 2 diabetes with a Chinese herbal formula. ISME J 9(3):552-62.
  8. Karl J.P., Fu X., Wang X., Zhao Y., Shen J., Zhang C., Wolfe B. E., Saltzman E., Zhao L., Booth S.L. (2015). Fecal menaquinone profiles of overweight adults are associated with gut microbiota composition during a gut microbiota-targeted dietary intervention. Am J Clin Nutr 102(1):84-93.
  9. Zhao L. (2013). The gut microbiota and obesity: from correlation to causality. Nat Rev Microbiol 11(9):639-647.
  10. Zhang C., Li S., Yang L., Huang P., Li W., Wang S., Zhao G., Zhang M., Pang X., Yan Z., Liu Y. and Zhao L. (2013). Structural modulation of gut microbiota in life-long calorie-restricted mice. Nat Commun 4:2163.
  11. Fei N. and Zhao L. (2013). An opportunistic pathogen from the gut of an obese human causes obesity in germfree mice. ISME J 7(4):880-4.