User:Tong Zhou

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Tong Zhou
  • Tong Zhou
  • Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics and Section of Integrative Biology
  • The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712
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  • 2006, PhD, Southeast University, China
  • 2002, MS, Southeast University, China
  • 2000, BS, Southeast University, China

Research interests

  1. Computational Biology
  2. Bioinformatics


  1. Gu W, Zhou T, and Wilke CO. A universal trend of reduced mRNA stability near the translation-initiation site in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. PLoS Comput Biol. 2010 Feb 5;6(2):e1000664. DOI:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000664 | PubMed ID:20140241 | HubMed [Gu_et_al_2010]
    The first two authors contributed equally to this work

    Featured in GenomeWeb Daily Scan

  2. Zhou T, Weems M, and Wilke CO. Translationally optimal codons associate with structurally sensitive sites in proteins. Mol Biol Evol. 2009 Jul;26(7):1571-80. DOI:10.1093/molbev/msp070 | PubMed ID:19349643 | HubMed [Zhou_et_al_2009]
  3. Zhou T, Enyeart PJ, and Wilke CO. Detecting clusters of mutations. PLoS One. 2008;3(11):e3765. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0003765 | PubMed ID:19018282 | HubMed [Zhou_et_al_2008a]
  4. Zhou T, Drummond DA, and Wilke CO. Contact density affects protein evolutionary rate from bacteria to animals. J Mol Evol. 2008 Apr;66(4):395-404. DOI:10.1007/s00239-008-9094-4 | PubMed ID:18379715 | HubMed [Zhou_et_al_2008b]
  5. Zhou T, Sun X, and Lu Z. Synonymous codon usage in environmental chlamydia UWE25 reflects an evolutional divergence from pathogenic chlamydiae. Gene. 2006 Mar 1;368:117-25. DOI:10.1016/j.gene.2005.10.035 | PubMed ID:16380221 | HubMed [Zhou_et_al_2006]
  6. Zhou T, Weng J, Sun X, and Lu Z. Support vector machine for classification of meiotic recombination hotspots and coldspots in Saccharomyces cerevisiae based on codon composition. BMC Bioinformatics. 2006 Apr 26;7:223. DOI:10.1186/1471-2105-7-223 | PubMed ID:16640774 | HubMed [Zhou_et_al_2006]
All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

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