Shuaiqi Guo

Academic title(s): 

Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Shuaiqi Guo
Contact Information
W-211, Strathcona Building
3640 Rue University, 
Montréal, QC H3A 0C7
Email address: 
shuaiqi.guo [at]
Assistant Professor

B.Sc (Mount Allison University), Ph.D. (Queen's University), PDF (Eindhoven University of Technology, Yale University)

Anatomy and Cell Biology
Areas of interest: 

Microbial adhesins, biofilms, secretions systems; cryo-electron tomography,

Selected publications: 

1. Guo S, Xu H, Chang Y, Motaleb MdA, Liu J (2022) FliL-ring provides structural basis for maximal torque generation in bacterial flagellar motor, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Press: Yale School of Medicine Top Stories

2. Guo S, Liu J (2022) Rotational switching, torque generation, and mechanosensing: insights into the structures and functions of the bacterial flagellar motor, Frontiers in Microbiology.

3. Guo S, Zahiri H, Stevens CA, Spaanderman DC, Milroy LG, Ottmann C, Brunsveld L, Voets IK, Davies PL (2021) Molecular basis for inhibition of adhesin-mediated bacterial-host interactions through a novel peptide-binding domain, Cell Reports.

4. Guo S, Dubuc E, Rave Y, Twisk S.A.E., Van der Hek T, Verhagen M.P.A., Oerlemans G.J.M, Van den Oetelaar M.C.M, Van Hazendonk L.S, Sharma M, Brüls M, Eijkens B.V, Joostens P.L, Keij S.R, Xing W, Merkx M, Voets K, De Greef T (2020) Engineered living materials based on adhesin-mediated trapping of programmable cells, ACS Synthetic Biology.

5. Guo S, Vance TDR, Stevens CA, Voets IK, Davies PL (2019) RTX Adhesins are key bacterial surface megaproteins in the formation of biofilms, Trends in Microbiology.

6. Guo S, Stevens CA, Vance TDR, Olijve LLC, Graham LA, Campbell RL, Yazdi SR, Escobedo C, Bar-Dolev M, Yashunsky V, Braslavsky I, Langelaan DN, Smith SP, Allingham JS, Voets IK, Davies PL (2017) Structure of a 1.5-MDa adhesin that binds its Antarctic bacterium to diatoms and ice, Science Advances. Press: C&EN, Scientific American, TU/e news

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