Short Biography: Dr. Song Qin

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Short Biography: Dr. Song Qin



Prof. Dr. Song Qin is a Professor and Deputy Director of Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone
Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences. He is former President of Asia Pacific Society for
Apply Phycology (APSAP) and former Preside
nt of Asia Pacific Society of Marine
Biotechnology (APSMB). Now he serves as EC member of International Marine Biotechnology
Association (IMBA), China Commission of SCOR
-
IOC, APSAP and APSMB.

Prof. Qin has over 20 years of
research experience i
n seaweed a
nd microalgae in topics
ranging from genomics, evolution, genetic engineering, biosynthesis of phycobiliproteins,
lipids and carotenoids, bio
-
energy from seaweeds and microalgae, and interdisciplinary
research on molecular oceanography collaborated with wo
rldwide colleagues.

He has authored or co
-
authored over 100 research articles and book chapters. Prof. Qin is on
the editorial boards of Marine Biotechnology (Springer), Chinese Science Bulletin (Springer),
Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology(Spri
nger), and other academic journals.
He

received the
Inter Academy Panel Award to Young Scientists in 2009,

2
nd

Place for
Innovation
Achievements Award of State Ocean Administration of China. Prof. Qin served as Conference
Director of 9
th

International Mari
ne Biotechnology Conference (IMBC2010) in Qingdao, China
and

is the convener of 1
st

International Conference on Coastal Biotechnology (ICCB2011) in
Adelaide, Australia.


Prof. Qin received a Bachelors of Genetic Engineering from Fudan University in 1988 a
nd a
Ph.D. degree in Marine Biology from Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
in 1994.


Dr. Song Qin

Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research,


Chinese Academy of

Sciences

17 Chunhui Road, Yantai, 264005,

China 264005


Office Phone:


008
6
-
53
5
-
2109005




sqin@yic.ac.cn



Selected Recent English Publications (* Correspondent Author Song Qin)

Cui, HL, YP Wang, HY Zhang, YC Wang, S Qin. Genome
-
wide analysis of biotin biosynthesis
in eukaryotic photosynt
hetic algae. Plant Mol Boil Rep, 30:421
-
432,
2012

Cui, HL, YC Wang, S Qin. Genome
-
wide analysis of carotenoid cleavage dioxygenases in
unicellular and filamentous cyanobacteria. Comp Fuct Genom, 164690, 2012

Liang, CW, XW Zhang, XY Chi, XY Guan, YX Li, S

Qin, HB Shao. Serine/threonine protein
kinase SpkG is a candidate for high salt resistance in the unicellular cyanobacterium
Synechocystis

sp. PCC 6803. PLoS One, 6(5): e18718, 2011

Lin H, Jiang P, Zhang J, Wang J, Qin S, Sun S. Genetic and Marine Cycloni
c Eddy Analyses on
the Largest Macroalgal Bloom in the World. Environmental Science & Technology.
Environ Sci
Technol.

2011 Jul 15;45(14):5996
-
6002. doi:
10.1021/es200579q, 2011

Li F, Jiang P, Zheng H, Wang S, Zhao G, Qin S, et al. Draft Genome Sequence of the Marine
Bacterium Streptomyces griseoaurantiacus M045, Which Produces Novel Manumycin
-
Type
Antibiotics with a pABA Core Component. Journal of Bacter
iology. 193(13):3417, 2011

Liang C, Zhang X, Chi X, Guan X, Li Y, Qin S, et al. Serine/Threonine Protein Kinase SpkG Is a
Candidate for High Salt Resistance in the Unicellular Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC
6803. PloS one. 6(5):e18718, 2011

Yang, S
L, Guo, ZY, Zhou, YL, Zhou, LL, Xue, QZ, Miao, FP, Qin, S*. Synthesis and moisture
absorption and retention activities of a carboxymethyl and a quaternary ammonium derivative of
alpha,alpha
-
trehalose.
Carbohydrate Research

345(1):120
-
123, 2010.

Jiang, Q,
Qin, S, Wu, QY. Genome
-
wide comparative analysis of metacaspases in unicellular and
filamentous cyanobacteria.
BMC Genomics 2010
11:0
-
0, 2010.

Lu, YD, Jiang, P, Liu, SF, Gan, QH, Cui, HL, Qin, S*. Methyl jasmonate
-

or gibberellins A(3)
-
induced astaxanthi
n accumulation is associated with up
-
regulation of transcription of beta
-
carotene ketolase genes (bkts) in microalga
Haematococcus pluvialis
.
Bioresource Technology
101(16):6468
-
6474, 2010.

Yang, SL, Guo, ZY, Miao, FP, Xue, QZ, Qin, S.The hydroxyl radical
scavenging activity of
chitosan, hyaluronan, starch and their O
-
carboxymethylated derivatives.
Carbohydrate Polymers

82(4)

1043
-
1045,2010.

Liu, SF, Chen, YJ, Lu, YD, Chen, HX, Li, FC, Qin, S*. Biosynthesis of fluorescent
cyanobacterial allophycocyanin trim
er in Escherichia coli.
Photosynthesis Research
105(2)

135
-
142, 2010.

Lu, YD, Chi, XY, Li, ZX, Yang, QL, Li, FC, Liu, SF, Gan, QH, Qin, S*. Isolation and
Characterization of a Stress
-
Dependent Plastidial Delta(12) Fatty Acid Desaturase from the
Antarctic

Microalga Chlorella vulgaris NJ
-
7.
Lipids

45(2):179
-
187, 2010.

Lu, YD, Chi, XY, Yang, QL, Li, ZX, Liu, SF, Gan, QH, Qin, S*. Molecular cloning and stress
-
dependent expression of a gene encoding Delta(12)
-
fatty acid desaturase in the Antarctic
microalga C
hlorella vulgaris NJ
-
7.
Extremophiles

13(6):875
-
884, 2009.

Deng, XY, Qin, S*, Zhang, YC, Jiang, P. Comparison of photobioreactors and optimal light
regime for rapid vegetative propagation of transgenic
Undaria pinnatifida

gametophytes.
Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

84(10):1486
-
1492, 2009.

Liu, SF, Chen, HX, Qin, S*, Zhang, WJ, Guan, XY, Lu, YD. Highly soluble and stable
recombinant holo
-
phycocyanin alpha subunit expressed in Escherichia coli.
Biochemical
Engineering Jo
urnal
48(1):58
-
64,

2009.