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J. S. Brunzelle, P. Shafaee, X. Yang, S. Weigand, Z. Ren & W. F. Anderson, Automated crystallographic system for high-throughput protein structure determination, Acta Cryst. D59, 1138-44, 2003. pdf

M. Schmidt, S. Rajagopal, Z. Ren & K. Moffat, Application of singular value decomposition to the analysis of time-resolved macromolecular x-ray data, Biophys. J. 84, 2112-29, 2003. pdf

A. S. Krasilnikov, X. Yang, T. Pan & A. Mondragon, Crystal structure of the specificity domain of ribonuclease P, Nature 421, 760-4, 2003. pdf

Y. Q. Sheng, X. Yang, Y. Gu, K. Y. Ren & Z. Ren, Laue crystallography: coming of age (Chinese translation, part 1), Acta Biophysica Sinica 17, 419-34, 2001.

Y. Q. Sheng, X. Yang, Y. Gu, K. Y. Ren & Z. Ren, Laue crystallography: coming of age (Chinese translation, part 2), Acta Biophysica Sinica 18, 1-10, 2002.

X. Yang, T. Gerczei, L. Glover & C. C. Correll, Crystal structures of restrictocin-inhibitor complexes with implications for RNA recognition and base flipping, Nature Struct. Biol. 8:11, 968-73, 2001. pdf

X.-W. Fang, X. Yang, K. Littrell, S. Niranjanakumari, P. Thiyagarajan, C. A. Fierke, T. R. Sosnick & T. Pan, The Bacillus subtilis RNase P holoenzyme contains two RNase P RNA and two RNase P protein subunits, RNA 7, 233-41, 2001. pdf

Z. Ren, B. Perman, V. Srajer, T.-Y. Teng, C. Pradervand, D. Bourgeois, F. Schotte, T. Ursby, M. Wulff, R. Kort & K. Moffat, Molecular movie at 1.8 A resolution displays the photocycle of photoactive yellow protein, a eubacterial blue-light receptor, from nanoseconds to seconds, Biochemistry 40, 13788-801, 2001. pdf, molecular movie: large/small

V. Srajer, Z. Ren, T.-Y. Teng, M. Schmidt, T. Ursby, D. Bourgeois, C. Pradervand, W. Schildkamp, M. Wulff & K. Moffat, Protein conformation relaxation and ligand migration in myoglobin: a nanosecond to millisecond molecular movie from time-resolved Laue X-ray diffraction, Biochemistry 40, 13802-15, 2001. pdf, movie

V. Srajer, S. Crosson, M. Schmidt, J. Key, F. Schotte, S. Anderson, B. Perman, Z. Ren, T.-Y. Teng, D. Bourgeois, M. Wulff & K. Moffat, Extraction of accurate structure-factor amplitudes from Laue data: wavelength normalization with wiggler and undulator X-ray sources, J. Synchrotron Rad. 7, 236-44, 2000. pdf

Z. Ren, D. Bourgeois, J. R. Helliwell, K. Moffat, V. Srajer & B. L. Stoddard, Laue crystallography: coming of age, J. Synchrotron Rad. 6, 891-917, 1999. pdf

C. C. Correll, A. Munishkin, Y.-L. Chan, Z. Ren, I. Wool & T. A. Steitz, Crystal structure of the ribosomal RNA domain essential for binding elongation factors, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 95, 13436-41, 1998. pdf

X. Yang, Z. Ren & K. Moffat, Structure refinement against synchrotron Laue data: strategies for data collection and reduction, Acta Cryst. D54, 367-77, 1998. pdf

J. J. Yue, T. Jiang, Z. Ren, Z. L. Wan, W. R. Chang & D. C. Liang, Crystal structure of deshexapeptide (B25-30) insulin at 0.15 nm resolution, Progress Nat. Sci. 8, 106-12, 1998.

B. Perman, V. Srajer, Z. Ren, T.-Y. Teng, C. Pradervand, T. Ursby, D. Bourgeois, F. Schotte, M. Wulff, R. Kort, K. Hellingwerf & K. Moffat, Energy transduction on the nanosecond time scale: early structural events in a xanthopsin photocycle, Science 279, 1946-50, 1998. pdf

R. B. G. Ravelli, M. L. Raves, Z. Ren, D. Bourgeois, M. Roth, J. Kroon, I. Silman & J. L. Sussman, Static Laue diffraction studies on acetylcholinesterase, Acta Cryst. D54, 1359-66, 1998. pdf

I. J. Clifton, E. M. H. Duke, S. Wakatsuki & Z. Ren, Evaluation of Laue diffraction patterns, Meth. Enzymol. 277, 448-67, 1997.

K. Moffat & Z. Ren, Synchrotron radiation applications to macromolecular crystallography, Curr. Opin. Struct. Biol. 7, 689-96, 1997. pdf

U. K. Genick, G. E. O.Borgstahl, K. Ng, Z. Ren, C. Pradervand, P.M. Burke, V. Srajer, T.-Y.Teng, W. Schildkamp, D. E. McRee, K. Moffat & E. D. Getzoff, Millisecond time-resolved Laue crystallography: structure of a protein photocycle intermediate, Science 275, 1471-5, 1997. pdf

V. Srajer, T.-Y. Teng, T. Ursby, C. Pradervand, Z. Ren, S.-I. Adachi, W. Schildkamp, D. Bourgeois, M. Wulff & K. Moffat, Nanosecond time-resolved macromolecular crystallography: photolysis of carbonmonoxy myoglobin, Science  274, 1726-9, 1996.

X. Yang & K. Moffat, Insights into specificity of cleavage and mechanism of cell entry from the crystal structure of the highly specific Aspergillus ribotoxin, restrictocin, Structure 4, 837-52, 1996. pdf

Z. Ren, K. Ng, G. Borgstahl, E. Getzoff & K. Moffat, Quantitative analysis of time-resolved Laue diffraction patterns, J. Appl. Cryst. 29, 246-60, 1996. pdf

Z. Ren & K. Moffat, Quantitative analysis of synchrotron Laue diffraction pattern in macromolecular crystallography, J. Appl. Cryst. 28, 461-81, 1995. pdf

Z. Ren & K. Moffat, Deconvolution of energy overlaps in Laue diffraction, J. Appl. Cryst. 28, 482-93, 1995. pdf

W. Chang, T. Jiang, Z. Ren, Z. Wan, Y. Xu, D. Liang, S. Zhu & Y. Zhang, The crystal structure of deshexapeptide (B25-B30) insulin at 0.25 nm resolution, Sci. China B38, 1094-100, 1995.

Z. Ren & K. Moffat, Laue crystallography for studying rapid reactions, J. Synchrotron Rad. 1, 78-82, 1994.

Z. Ren, T. Meyer & D. E. McRee, Atomic structure of a cytochrome c' with an unusual ligand-controlled dimer dissociation at 1.8 A resolution, J. Mol. Biol. 234, 433-45, 1993.

Z. Ren & D. C. Liang, Molecular close-packing method and its application to crystal structure determination of deshexapeptide (B25-B30) insulin, Sci. China B35, 783-90, 1992.

Z. Ren & D. C. Liang, A molecular packing method in macromolecular crystallography, Sci. China B9, 931-6, 1991.

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