Danying Guan

Research Technician
Danying Guan

Start Year


Honors & Awards

  • Tukman 2020 Summer Research Scholarship
  • ABRCMS 2020 Best Presentation Award in Cancer Biology
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honors
  • Hunter College Biology Department Research Honors
  • NIH Diversity Grant awardee for Post-Bacc Researcher


Yu Y, Li S, Ser Z, Kuang H, Than T, Guan D, Zhao X*, Patel DJ. (*co-corresponding author) (2022). Cryo-EM structure of DNA-bound Smc5/6 reveals DNA clamping enabled by multi-subunit conformational changes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022 Jun 7;119(23):e2202799119. Epub 2022 Jun 1. PubMed PMID: 35648833.

Li S, Mutchler A, Zhu X, So S, Epps J, Guan D, Zhao X*, Xue X. (*co-corresponding author) (2022). Multi-faceted regulation of the sumoylation of the Sgs1 DNA helicase. J Biol Chem. 2022 May 30;:102092. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 35654140.