Darui Xu

Darui Xu, Ph.D.

Education and Training


Honors and Awards


  1. Xu, D., Grishin N.V. and Chook, Y.M. "NESdb: a database of NES-containing CRM1 cargoes" Mol. Biol. Cell 2012;23(18):3673-6
  2. Xu, D., Farmer, A. , Collet G., Grishin N.V. and Chook, Y.M. "Sequence and structural analyses of nuclear export signals in the NESdb database" Mol. Biol. Cell 2012;23(18):3677-93
  3. Harris, R.C., Mackoy, T., Machado, A.C.D., Xu, D., Rohs, R., and Fenley, M.O. "Opposites Attract: Shape and Electrostatic Complementarity in Protein-DNA Complexes" In Book: Innovations in Biomolecular Modeling and Simulation, Edition: Biomolecular Sciences Series, 2012; Vol 2 53-80
  4. Xu, D., Farmer, A. and Chook, Y.M. "Recognition of nuclear targeting signals by Karyopherin-β proteins" Curr Opin Struct Biol. 2010;20(6):782-90
  5. Xu, D., Landon, T., Greenbaum, N.L. and Fenley, M.O. “The electrostatic characteristics of G.U wobble base pairs”, Nucleic Acids Res. 2007;35(11):3836-47.
  6. Xu, D., Greenbaum, N.L. and Fenley M.O. “Recognition of the spliceosomal branch site RNA helix on the basis of surface and electrostatic features”, Nucleic Acids Res. 2005;33(4):1154-61.