Selected Publications


Miranda L Maki, Lachlan Armstrong, Kam Tin Leung, Wensheng Qin [Corresponding Author]. (2013). Increased expression of β-glucosidase A in Clostridium  thermocellum 27405 significantly increases cellulase production. Bioengineered 4: 1-6.

Mehdi Dashtban, Wensheng Qin[Corresponding Author]. (2012). Overexpression of an exotic thermotolerant β-glucosidase in Trichoderma reesei and its significant increase in cellulolytic activity and saccharification of barley straw. Microbial Cell Factories 11: 63-77.

Miranda Maki, Amna Idrees, Kam Leung, Wensheng Qin [Corresponding Author].  (2012). Lignocellulase-producing bacteria isolated from peat and municipal landfill: characterization and application. Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology 22: 156-166.

Yuanyuan Hong, Mehdi Dashtban, Sanfeng Chen, Ruiqing Song, Wensheng Qin [Corresponding Author]. (2012). Enzyme Production and Lignin Degradation by Four Basidiomycetous Fungi in Submerged Fermentation of Peat Containing Medium. International Journal of Biology 4: 172-180.

Mehdi Dashtban, Robert Buchkowski, Wensheng Qin [Corresponding Author]. (2011). Effect of different carbon sources on cellulase production by Hypocrea jecorina (Trichoderma reesei) strains. International Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2: 274-286.

B. Rosa,S. Oh, B. L. Montgomery,J. Chen*, W. Qin*. [*Co-corresponding Authors]  (2010). Computing Gene Expression Data with a Knowledge-Based Gene Clustering Approach. International Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1: 51-68.