Dr Conan Wang

Senior Research Officer

Institute for Molecular Bioscience
+61 7 334 62014



  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Engineering, University of New South Wales


  • Wang, Conan K., Ghani, Hafiza Abdul, Bundock, Anna, Weidmann, Joachim, Harvey, Peta J., Edwards, Ingrid A., Schroeder, Christina I., Swedberg, Joakim E. and Craik, David J. (2018) Calcium-mediated allostery of the EGF fold. ACS Chemical Biology, 13 6: 1659-1667. doi:10.1021/acschembio.8b00291

  • Wang, Conan K. and Craik, David J. (2018) Designing macrocyclic disulfide-rich peptides for biotechnological applications. Nature Chemical Biology, 14 5: 417-427. doi:10.1038/s41589-018-0039-y

  • Wang, Conan K., Swedberg, Joakim E., Harvey, Peta J., Kaas, Quentin and Craik, David J. (2018) Conformational Flexibility Is a Determinant of Permeability for Cyclosporin. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B, 122 8: 2261-2276. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b12419

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Book Chapter

  • Craik, David J., Kaas, Quentin and Wang, Conan K. (2017). A practical guide to structural aspects of macrocycles (NMR, x-ray, and modeling). In Eric Marsault and Mark L Peterson (Ed.), Practical medicinal chemistry with macrocycles: Design, synthesis, and case studies (pp. 25-57) Hoboken, New Jersey, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781119092599.ch2

  • Craik, David J., Henriques, Sonia Troeira, Mylne, Joshua S. and Wang, Conan K. (2012). Cyclotide isolation and characterization. In David A. Hopwood (Ed.), Natural product biosynthesis by microorganisms and plants, part B (pp. 37-62) Burlington, USA: Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-394291-3.00024-1

  • Wang, Conan K., Huang, Yen-Hua, Greenwood, Kathryn and Craik, David J. (2010). Membrane binding of cyclotides. In Miguel A.R.B. Castanho (Ed.), Membrane-active peptides: Methods and results on structure and function (pp. 597-672) La Jolla, CA, U.S.A.: International University Line.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision