Lingyi Lynn Deng, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Research Implementation

PhD, University of Minnesota
MS, University of Science and Technology of China

Dr. Deng has served as Director of BUSM's Analytical Instrumentation Core since 2008. Her expertise includes Glycobiology, Carbohydrate biochemistry, Metabolic biochemistry and physiology, Lipid biochemistry, Enzymology, Bacterial cell wall biology, and Bacteriology.

Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Analytical Instrumentation Core

Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program UL1
05/01/2008 - 04/30/2013 (PI of Sub-Project / SP)
PI: David M. Center, MD
NIH/National Center for Health Research Resources

Characterization of Mycobacterial Autolysins
08/01/1999 - 07/31/2002 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
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05/15/2017 - 03/31/2018 (PI)


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  1. Gustine JN, Au MB, Haserick JR, Hett EC, Rubin EJ, Gibson FC, Deng LL. Cell Wall Hydrolytic Enzymes Enhance Antimicrobial Drug Activity Against Mycobacterium. Curr Microbiol. 2019 Apr; 76(4):398-409.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30603964
  2. Deng LL . Discovery of More Powerful Enhancers to Improve the Efficacy of Existing Antibiotics and Antimicrobial – a strategy to treat drug resistant bacterial and mycobacterial pathogens. EC Microbiology. 2019; 15(5). View Publication
  3. Au MB, Siswando L, Hall J, Weinberg JS, Deng LL. Identification of native Mycobacterium smegmatis cell wall degradative enzymes using electrophoretic fluorescent assays. International Education and Research Journal. 2017; 3(12):1514. View Publication
  4. Wong S, Bhasin S, Serra C, Yu Y, Deng L, Guo W. Lopinavir/Ritonavir Impairs Physical Strength in Association with Reduced Igf1 Expression in Skeletal Muscle of Older Mice. J AIDS Clin Res. 2013 Jun 25; 4:216.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26251758; PMCID: PMC4524660; DOI: 10.4172/2155-6113.1000216;
  5. Brooks WW, Shen S, Conrad CH, Goldstein RH, Deng LL, Bing OH. Transcriptional changes associated with recovery from heart failure in the SHR. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2010 Sep; 49(3):390-401.View Related Profiles. PMID: 20547165; DOI: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2010.06.002;
  6. Deng LL, Alexander AA, Lei S, Anderson JS. The Cell Wall Teichuronic Acid Synthetase (TUAS) Is an Enzyme Complex Located in the Cytoplasmic Membrane of Micrococcus luteus. Biochem Res Int. 2010; 2010:395758. PMID: 21188072; PMCID: PMC3005890; DOI: 10.1155/2010/395758;
  7. Hett EC, Chao MC, Deng LL, Rubin EJ. A mycobacterial enzyme essential for cell division synergizes with resuscitation-promoting factor. PLoS Pathog. 2008 Feb 15; 4(2):e1000001. PMID: 18463693; PMCID: PMC2262848; DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000001;
  8. Hett EC, Chao MC, Steyn AJ, Fortune SM, Deng LL, Rubin EJ. A partner for the resuscitation-promoting factors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mol Microbiol. 2007 Nov; 66(3):658-68. PMID: 17919286
  9. Deng LL, Humphries DE, Arbeit RD, Carlton LE, Smole SC, Carroll JD. Identification of a novel peptidoglycan hydrolase CwlM in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2005 Feb 14; 1747(1):57-66. PMID: 15680239
  10. Deng L, Kasper DL, Krick TP, Wessels MR. Characterization of the linkage between the type III capsular polysaccharide and the bacterial cell wall of group B Streptococcus. J Biol Chem. 2000 Mar 17; 275(11):7497-504. PMID: 10713053
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650 Albany St Evans Biomed Research Ctr
Boston MA 02118
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