Faculty and Staff
Title: Professor
Research Field: Marine Biotechnology
Department: Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology
Tel/Fax: 086-0532-82898500

2008 – present, Assistant Professor, Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
2005, Visiting Scholar, University of Maine, USA
2004, Visiting Scholar, University of Malaya, Malaysia
2003 – 2008, Assistant Researcher, Key Laboratory of Experimental Marine Biology, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Ph. D., 2002, Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
B. S., 1996, Ocean University of China

Professional Memberships
Council Member, Chinese Society of Phycology
Council Member, Chinese Society of Marine Biotechnology


Research Interests
Genetic and metabolic engineering of marine algae and microbiology, green tide, macroalgal-bacterial interreaction


Honors and Awards
2012. The First Prize of Marine Science and Technology. Methodology principle for identification and application of key functional genes from important algae. (ranked second)
2012. The Second Prize of Marine Science and Technology. Carrageenan production by using cultured Kappaphycus alvarezii. (ranked sixth)
2012. The Third Prize of Science and Technology in Shandong Province. Large-scale cultivation and high additional value processing of the seaweed with high carrageenan production and management of the near shore environment. (ranked sixth)
2011. The second Prize of Science and Technology in Shandong Province. Principles of Genetic Engineering for Eukaryotic Algae. (ranked second)
2005. The Second Prize of Ocean Innovation Achievements of State Oceanic Administration. Genetic Engineering Principle of Laminaria japonica (Phaeophyta). (ranked second)

Selected Publications
1.Chen HX, Jiang P*, Li FC, Wu HZ. Improving production of thermostable and fluorescent holo-β-allophycocyanin by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli using response surface methodology. Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology 2015. 45(7): 730-741.
2.Cui YL, Qin S, Jiang P*. Chloroplast transformation of Platymonas (Tetraselmis) subcordiformis with the bar gene as selectable marker. PLoS ONE 2014. 9(6): e98607.
3.Guan XY, Wang JF, Zhu JY, Yao CY, Liu JG, Qin S, Jiang P*. Photosystem II photochemistry and phycobiliprotein of the red algae Kappaphycus alvarezii and their implications for light adaptation. BioMed Research International 2013. 2013: Article ID 256549.
4.Cui YL, Zheng GT, Li XQ, Lin HZ, Jiang P*, Qin S. Cloning and characterization of a novel diacylglycerol acyltransferase from the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum. Journal of Applied Phycology 2013. 25(5): 1509-1512.
5.Guan XY, Li JB, Zhang Z, Li FC, Yang R, Jiang P*, Qin S. Characterizing the microbial culprit of white spot disease of the conchocelis stage of Porphyra yezoensis (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Applied Phycology 2013. 25(5): 1341-1348.
6.Zhao J, Jiang P*, Liu ZY, Wei W, Lin HZ, Li FC, Wang JF, Qin S. The Yellow Sea green tides were dominated by one species, Ulva (Enteromorpha) prolifera, from 2007 to 2011. Chinese Science Bulletin 2013. 58(19): 2298-2302.
7.Chen HX, Lin HZ, Jiang P*, Li FC, Qin S. Genetic transformation of marine cyanobacterium Synechococcus CC9311 (Cyanophyceae) by electroporation. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 2013. 31(2): 416-420.
8.Chen HX, Lin HZ, Li FC, Jiang P*, Qin S. Biosynthesis of a stable allophycocyanin beta subunit in metabolically engineered Escherichia coli. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering 2013. 115(5): 485-489.
9.Qin S, Lin HZ, Jiang P. Advances in genetic engineering of marine algae. Biotechnology Advances 2012. 30(6): 1602-1613.
10.Cui YL, Jiang P*, Wang JF, Li FC, Chen YJ, Zheng GT, Qin S. Genetic transformation of Platymonas (Tetraselmis) subcordiformis (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta) using particle bombardment and glass-bead agitation. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 2012. 30(3): 471-475.
11.Guo C, Li FC, Jiang P, Liu ZP, Qin S. Bacterial diversity in surface water of the Yellow Sea during and after a green alga tide. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 2011. 29(6): 1147-1154.
12.Chen YJ, Liu SF, Cui YL, Jiang P*, Chen HX, Li FC, Qin S. Biosynthesis and immobilization of bio-functional allophycocyanin. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2011. 2011: Article ID 751452, 6 pages.
13.Lin HZ, Jiang P*, Zhang JX, Wang JF, Qin S, Sun S. Genetic and marine cyclonic eddy analyses on the largest macroalgal bloom in the world. Environmental Science & Technology 2011. 45(14): 5996-6002.
14.Li FC, Jiang P, Zheng HJ, Wang SY, Zhao GP, Qin S, Liu ZP. Draft genome sequence of marine Streptomyces griseoaurantiacus M045 that produces a novel manumycin-type antibiotic with a pABA core component. Journal of Bacteriology 2011. 193(13): 3417-3418.
15.Chen YJ, Jiang P*, Liu SF, Zhao H, Cui YL, Qin S. Purification of 6×His-tagged phycobiliprotein using zinc-decorated silica-coated magnetic nanoparticles. Journal of Chromatography B-Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences 2011. 879: 993-997.
16.Zhao J, Jiang P*, Liu ZY, Wang JF, Cui YL, Qin S. Genetic variation of Ulva (Enteromorpha) prolifera (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) - the causative species of the green tides in the Yellow Sea, China. Journal of Applied Phycology 2011. 23(2): 227-233.
17.Lu YD, Jiang P, Liu SF, Gan QH, Cui HL, Qin S. Methyl jasmonate- or gibberellins A3-induced astaxanthin accumulation is associated with up-regulation of transcription of β-carotene ketolase genes (bkts) in microalga Haematococcus pluvialis. Bioresource Technology 2010. 101: 6468–6474.
18.Cui YL, Wang JF, Jiang P*, Bian SG, Qin S. Transformation of Platymonas (Tetraselmis) subcordiformis (Prasinophyceae, Chlorophyta) by agitation with glass beads. World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology 2010. 26: 1653-1657.
19.Wang JF, Jiang P*, Cui YL, Deng XY, Li FC, Liu JG, Qin S. Genetic transformation in Kappaphycus alvarezii using micro-particle bombardment: a potential strategy for germplasm improvement. Aquaculture International 2010. 18(6): 1027-1034.
20.Wang JF, Jiang P*, Cui YL, Guan XY, Qin S. Gene transfer into conchospores of Porphyra haitanensis (Bangiales, Rhodophyta) by glass bead agitation. Phycologia 2010. 49(4): 355-360.
21.Wang JF, Li N, Jiang P*, Boo SM, Lee WJ, Cui YL, Lin HZ, Zhao J, Liu ZY, Qin S. Ulva and Enteromorpha (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta) from two sides of the Yellow Sea: analyses of nuclear rDNA ITS and plastid rbcL sequence data. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 2010. 28(4): 762-768.
22.Wang JF, Jiang P*, Cui YL, Li N, Wang MQ, Lin HZ, He PM, Qin S. Molecular analysis of green-tide-forming macroalgae in the Yellow Sea. Aquatic Botany 2010. 93(1): 25-31.
23.Zhao J, Jiang P*, Li N, Wang JF, Liu ZY, Qin S. Analysis of genetic variation within and among Ulva pertusa (Ulvaceae, Chlorophyta) populations using ISSR markers. Chinese Science Bulletin 2010. 55(8): 705-711.
24.Wang JF, Jiang P, Zhou W, Cui YL, Qin S. Rapid methods for extracting high-quality DNA from shell-boring "Conchocelis". Botanica Marina 2010. 53(1): 63-68.
25.Zhang YC, Jiang P, Gao JT, Liao JM, Sun SJ, Shen ZL, Qin S. Recombinant expression of rt-PA gene (encoding Reteplase) in gametophytes of the seaweed Laminaria japonica (Laminariales, Phaeophyta). Science in China Series C-Life Sciences 2008. 51(12): 1116-1120.
26.Jiang P, Wang JF, Cui YL, Li YX, Lin HZ, Qin S. Molecular phylogenetic analysis of attached Ulvaceae species and free-floating Enteromorpha from Qingdao coasts in 2007. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 2008. 26(3): 276-279.