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Biochemist

Shi-Gui Yu, Chinese biochemist. Achievements include notable findings of the domain organization of photosynthetic membrane of chloroplast; two dimensional gel protein databases for thylakoid membrane proteins, positive and regulatory effects of ultraviolet-B radiation on the structure and the function of chloroplasts, protein engineering others. Grantee Carl Trygger Foundation, 1996, 97, 98, 99, Kungl Fysiografiska Sallaskapet i Lund, 1997, 98.

Background

Yu, Shi-Gui was born on January 17, 1939 in Bei-Dai-He, China. Daughter of Dong-Bi Yu and Xin-Yuan Zhao.

Education

Diploma in biophysics, Moscow State University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lund, 1994.

Career

Research assistant, then research associate Shanghai Institute Plant Physiology, China, 1966-1987. Guest researcher University Lund, Sweden, 1987-1994, research scientist department biochemistry Sweden, 1995—2001. Director division discovery development Invitro Plant-tech AB, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include notable findings of the domain organization of photosynthetic membrane of chloroplast. Two dimensional gel protein databases for thylakoid membrane proteins, positive and regulatory effects of ultraviolet-B radiation on the structure and the function of chloroplasts, protein engineering others.

Membership

Member Phytochem. Society Europe, Swedish Association Biochemistry & Molecular Biology.

Connections

Married Zhong-Tian Xue, February 4, 1968. Children: Wei-Chun, Wei-Feng.

father:
Dong-Bi Yu

mother:
Xin-Yuan Zhao

spouse:
Zhong-Tian Xue

children:
Wei-Chun Yu

Wei-Feng Yu