NInstitute of Oceanology,Chinese Academy of Sciences


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Name: Delin DUAN
Title: Professor
Research Field: Seaweed genetics, seaweed aquaculture
Tel/Fax: 86-532-82898556
2000 – Professor, Institute of Oceanology, CAS
2013 Visiting Prof. Harvad University
2009 Visiting Prof. Stanford University
2003 Visiting Prof. Tohoku University
1996-1999 Postdoc. Tokyo University
Ph.D. 1994. Graduate University of CAS
M.Sc. 1991. Ocean University of China
B.Sc. 1986. Ocean University of China
Professional Memberships:
Council Member, Chinese Society of Phycology (2012-)
Member, China Aquaculture Society (2012 - )
Member, European Phycological Society (2008 - )
Member, American Phycological Society (2005 - )
Editorial Board, Perspective in Phycology (2013-)
Editorial Board, Regional Study of Marine Sciences (2014-)
Editorial Board, Journal of Ocean University of China (2011-)
Research Interests:
Algal phylogenetics and evolution, algal genome and functional gene; seaweeds genetics and breeding, seaweed development, seaweed food and functional components, seaweed nursery and aquaculture.

Selected Publications:
1. Zhang WJ, Jin WH, Sun DL, Zhao LY, Wang J, Duan DL and Zhang QB, 2015. Structural analysis and anti-complementy activity of polysaccharides from Kjellmaniella crsaaifolia, Marine Drug. 13:1360-1374.
2. Li JJ, Hu ZM, Duan DL 2015. Genetic data from the red alga Palmaria palmata reveal a mid-Pleistocene deep genetic split in the North Atlantic. J. Biogeography. doi:10.1111/jbi.124614.
3. Shao ZR, Zhang PY, Li QY, Wang XL and Duan DL, 2014. Characterization of mannitol-2-dehydrogenase in Saccharina japonica: evidence for a new polyol-specific long-chain dehydrogenases/reductase. Plos ONE. 9(5):e97935
4. Groisillier A, ZR Shao, G Miche, S Goulitque, P Bonin, S Krahule, B Nidetzky, DL Duan, C Boyen and T Tonon. 2014. Mannitol metabolism in brown algae involves a new phosphatase. J. Exp. Botany. 65(2):559-570
5. Deng YY, Yao JT, Fu G, Guo H and Duan DL, 2014. Isolation, expression and characterization of blue light receptor AUREOCHROME gene from Saccharina japonica (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae). Marine Biotechnology 16:135-143
6. Wang XL, Shao ZR, Fu WD, Yao JT, Hu QP and Duan DL. 2013. Chloroplast genome of one brown alga, Saccharina japonica (Laminariales, Phaeophyta): phylogenomic analysis with other photosynthetic chromists. Marine Genomics 10:1-9
7. Liu FL, Wang XL, Yao JT, Wang XL, Repnikova A, Galanin DA and Duan DL. 2012. Genetic diversity and structure within and between wild and cultivated Saccharina japonica (Laminariales, Phaeophyta) revealed by SSR markers. Aquaculture. 358/359:139-145
8. Deng YY, Yao JT, Wang XL, Guo H, Duan DL. 2012. Transcriptome sequencing and comparative analysis of Saccharina japonica (Laminariales, Phaeophyceae) under blue light illumination. PLoS ONE 7(6):e39704
9. Hu ZM, Uwai S, Yu, SH, Komatsu T, Ajisaka T and Duan DL, 2011. Phylogeographic heterogeneity of the brown macroalga Sargassum horneri (Fucaceae) in the northwestern Pacific in relation to late Pleistocene glaciations and tectonic configurations. Molecular Ecology. 20(18):3894–3909.
10. Hu ZM, Li W, Li JJ and DL Duan, 2011. Post-Pleistocene demographic history of the North Atlantic endemic Irish moss Chondrus crispus: glacial survival, spatial expansion and gene flow. J. Evol. Biol. 24:505-517
11. Cheang CC, Chu KH, Fujita D, Yoshida G, Hiraoka M, Critchley A, Choi HC, Duan DL, Matsuyama-Serisawa K and Jr. Put O. Ang. 2010. Low genetic variability of Sargassum muticum (Phaeophyceae) revealed by a global analysis of native and introduced populations. J. Phycol. 46:1063-1074
12. Hu ZM, Guiry M, Critchley, A and Duan DL, 2010. Phylogeographic patterns indicate trans-Atlantic migration from Europe to North America in red seaweed Chondrus crispus (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). J. Phycol. 46:889-900
13. Liu FL, Shao ZR, Zhang HN, Liu JD, Wang XL and Duan DL, 2010. QTL mapping for frond length and width in Laminaria japonica Aresch (Laminarales, Phaeophyta) using AFLP and SSR markers. Marine Biotechonlogy 12(4):386-394
14. Zhao FJ, Zhao ZG, Wang AH, Liu JD, Duan DL, 2010. Carpospore early development and callus-like tissue induction of Chrysymenia wrightii (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) under laboratory conditions. J. Appl. Phycol. 22:195-202
15. Liu FL, Wang XL, Liu JD, Yang YX, Fu WD and Duan DL, 2009. Genetic mapping of the Laminaria japonica Aresch (Laminarales, Phaeophyta) using AFLP markers. J. Phycol. 45:1228-1233
16. Fu WD, JT Yao, XL Wang, FL Liu, G Fu and DL Duan, 2009, Molecular cloning and expression analysis of a cytosolic Hsp70 gene from Laminaria japonica (Laminariaceae, Phaeophyta), Marine Biotechnology, 11:738-747.
17. Fu WD, Han BQ, Duan DL, Liu WS, Wang CH, 2008, Purification and characterization of agarases from a marine bacterium Vibrio sp. F-6, J. Ind Microbiol. & Biotechnol. 35:915-922
18. ZG Zhao, FJ Zhao, JT Yao, JM Lu, Put. O. Ang, DL Duan, 2008, Early development of germinglings of S. thunbergii (Fucales, Phaeophyta) under laboratory conditions, J. Appl. Phycol. 20:925-931.

Books published:
1. Wang SJ, Pei LQ, Duan DL, Ultrastructure of Common Red Seaweed in China, Ningbo, Ningbo Press, 2004.
2. Duan DL, Hu ZM, Hu ZY, Phycology, Beijing, Sciences Press, 2012.
3. Duan DL, Miao GR, Wand XL. Aquacultural Biology of Saccharina. Beijing, Sciences Press. 2014.

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