Harrison School of Pharmacy

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Jiansheng Huang Jiansheng Huang
Degree Program: Ph.D., Pharmacology
Anticipated Graduation: 2015
Advisor: Peter Panizzi, Ph.D.
Email: jzh0048@auburn.edu

Curriculum Vitae

B.S., Veterinary Medicine - Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University (China), 2011
Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences - Auburn, 2012

Research Areas:

  • Mechanism-based inhibition and in vivo imaging of MPO

My graduate research is focused on identification of potent MPO inhibitors to dampen oxidative stress during inflammation.

 Academic Work


Huang J, Smith F and Panizzi P. Ordered cleavage of myeloperoxidase ester bonds releases active site heme leading to inactivation of myeloperoxidase by hydrazine analogs. Arch Biochem Biophys 2014 548: p. 74-85.

Huang J, Smith F, Panizzi J, Goodwin D, and Panizzi P. Inactivation of myeloperoxidase by benzoic acid hydrazide. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2015. 570: p.14-22.

Wang Z, Huang J, Zhou J, Lin S, Jiang X, Tao Y-X. Pharmacological analyses of four chicken melanocortin-4 receptor mutations. 2015. Domest Anim Endocrinol. Accepted

Huang J, Smith F, Panizzi J, Arnold, R and Panizzi P. Myeloperoxidase and tracking neutrophils function through molecular imaging. 2015 (Submitted to J Leukoc Biol)


Clark A, Huang J,Panizzi P. Detection of pathogen from biopsy by use of sortase activity. Provisional patent number (62/138,441).


Clark A, Huang J, Panizzi P. “Detection of pathogen from biopsy by use of sortase activity.” The 115th General Meeting of American Society of Microbiology, May 30- June 2, 2015, New Orleans, LA, USA.


Last Updated: March 8, 2017