Dr Zhenyao Luo

Postdoctoral Reseach Fellow

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 334 69073



  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


  • Shewell, Lucy K., Day, Christopher J., Jen, Freda E.-C., Haselhorst, Thomas, Atack, John M., Reijneveld, Josephine F., Everest-Dass, Arun, James, David B. A., Boguslawski, Kristina M., Brouwer, Stephan, Gillen, Christine M., Luo, Zhenyao, Kobe, Bostjan, Nizet, Victor, von Itzstein, Mark, Walker, Mark J., Paton, Adrienne W., Paton, James C., Torres, Victor J. and Jennings, Michael P. (2020). All major cholesterol-dependent cytolysins use glycans as cellular receptors. Science Advances, 6 (21) EAAZ4926, eaaz4926. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.aaz4926

  • Luo, Zhenyao, Neville, Stephanie L., Campbell, Rebecca, Morey, Jacqueline R., Menon, Shruti, Thomas, Mark, Eijkelkamp, Bart A., Ween, Miranda P., Huston, Wilhelmina M., Kobe, Bostjan and McDevitt, Christopher A. (2019). The structure and metal binding properties of Chlamydia trachomatis YtgA. Journal of Bacteriology, 202 (1) e00580 doi: 10.1128/jb.00580-19

  • Luo, Zhenyao, Pederick, Victoria G., Paton, James C., McDevitt, Christopher A. and Kobe, Bostjan (2018). Structural characterisation of the HT3 motif of the polyhistidine triad protein D from Streptococcus pneumoniae. FEBS letters, 592 (13), 2341-2350. doi: 10.1002/1873-3468.13122

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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor