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Dr. Feng Peng

Postdoctoral Researcher


Research topics & projects

Corynebacterium glutamicum, CRISPR/Cas9, Molecular microbiology, Metabolic engineering

Education & positions

since 2020    Postdoctoral researcher, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel

2019 - 2020  Postdoctoral researcher, School of Food Science and                                           Technology, Jiangnan University, China

2014 - 2018  PhD in Fermentation Engineering, School of Biotechnology,                               Jiangnan University, China

2011 - 2014  Master in Microbiology, School of Life Science and Technology,                         Henan University, China

2006 - 2011  Bachelor in Biological Technology, School of Life Science and
                       Technology, Henan University, China


Weiß M, Giacomelli G, Assaya MB, Grundt F, Haouz A, Peng F, Petrella S, Wehenkel AM, Bramkamp M. The MksG nuclease is the executing part of the bacterial plasmid defense system MksBEFG. Nucleic Acids Res. 2023 Mar 7:gkad130. 

Giacomelli G*, Feddersen H*, Peng F, Martins GB, Grafemeyer M, Meyer F, Mayer B, Graumann PL, Bramkamp M. Subcellular Dynamics of a Conserved Bacterial Polar Scaffold Protein. Genes (Basel). 2022 Jan 30;13(2):278.

Jianqi Nie, Yang Sun, Feng Peng, Xinran Li, Yankun Yang, Xiuxia Liu, Ye Li, Chunli Liu, Zhonghu Bai. Production Process Development of Pseudorabies Virus Vaccine by Using a Novel Scale-Down Model of a Fixed-Bed Bioreactor[J]. Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 2020, 109(2): 959-965.

Xiuxia Liu, Zihao Zhao, Guibin Dong, Ye Li, Feng Peng, Chunli Liu, Fuming Zhang, Robert J Linhardt, Yankun Yang, Zhonghu Bai. Identification, repair and characterization of a benzyl alcohol-inducible promoter for recombinant proteins overexpression in Corynebacterium glutamicum[J]. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 2020, 141: 109651.

Feng Peng, Xiuxia Liu, Xinyue Wang, Jing Chen, Meng Liu, Yankun Yang, Zhonghu Bai. Triple deletion of clpC, porB, and mepA enhances production of small ubiquitin-like modifier-N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in Corynebacterium glutamicum [J]. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology, 2019. 46(1): 67-79. 

Xinyue Wang, Feng Peng, Guibin Dong, Yang Sun, Xiaofeng Dai, Yankun Yang, Xiuxia Liu, Zhonghu Bai. Identification and Validation of Appropriate Reference Genes for qRT-PCR Analysis in Corynebacterium glutamicum[J]. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 2018. 365(8): fny030.

Feng Peng, Xinyue Wang, Yang Sun, Guibin Dong, Yankun Yang, Xiuxia Liu, Zhonghu Bai. Efficient gene editing in Corynebacterium glutamicum using the CRISPR/Cas9 system[J]. Microbial Cell Factories, 2017, 16(1): 201. 

Ana Chen, Yang Sun, Wei Zhang, Feng Peng, Chunjun Zhan, Meng Liu, Yankun Yang, Zhonghu Bai. Downsizing a pullulanase to a small molecule with improved soluble expression and secretion efficiency in Escherichia coli[J]. Microbial Cell Factories, 2016, 15(1):9.

Xiuxia Liu, Yankun Yang, Wei Zhang, Yang Sun, Feng Peng, Laura Jeffrey, Linda Harvey, Brian McNeil, Zhonghu Bai. Expression of recombinant protein using Corynebacterium Glutamicum: progress, challenges and applications [J]. Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, 2016, 36(4): 652-664.

Dr. Feng Peng
Postdoctoral Researcher

+49 (0)431 880 5348

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