Jianmin Zhang

Jianmin Zhang

 Discipline:	Basic Veterinary Medicine
Tel\Fax:	18702070889
E-Mail:	junfeng-v@163.com

Address:	College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, 510642
Additional Information:	Department of Histology and Embryology  


Dr. Jianmin Zhang, Born on July, 1983, Associate Professor in College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agriculture University. 

He obtained B. S. in Veterinary Medicine in June 2005 and M. S. in Veterinary Medicine in June 2008 at Huazhong Agricultural University, Ph. D. in Veterinary Medicine in June 2011 at the South China Agriculture University. Postdoctoral research associate in Food Microbiology from 2011 to 2013 at Shanghai Jiaotong University. He was a visiting professor at University of Maryland during January-June 2013 and April-July 2014. His research interests are Veterinary Medicine, Food Safety and Food Microbiology. Presided over 5 research projects funded National Natural Science Foundation of China and the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation funded project. So far, more than 60 papers have been published, and 38 papers were included in SCI. Most of the scientific papers are published in the international authoritative magazines.

Awards and honors:

   Guangdong Province Universities and Colleges Pearl River Scholar Funded Scheme;

Pearl River S&T Nova Program of Guangzhou;

Education and Training Program: 

2011.7- 2013.10, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Shanghai Jiaotong University. 

2008.9-2011.6, Ph.D, Veterinary Medicine, South China Agriculture University.

2005.9-2008.6, Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine (MPVM), Huazhong Agriculture University. 

2001.9-2005.7, DVM, Veterinary Medicine, Henan Agriculture University. 

Working Experience: 

2015.01- present, Associate Professor, South China Agriculture University.

2013.11- 2014.12, Assistant Professor, Shanghai Jiaotong University.

Research Interests:

My research interest focuses on veterinary medicine and food safety microbiology. He is interested in molecular identification, antimicrobial resistance, and pathogenicity of pathogens, including Salmonella, Haemophilus parasuis, and Campylobacter. He has extensive research experience in the identification and characterization of foodborne pathogens and bacterial antimicrobial resistance, and has published about 55 peer-reviewed research papers on his research. 


National Natural Science Foundation of China, 250,000 RMB.

National Key R&D Program of China(2017YFC1600101),1100000RMB.

National Key R&D Program of China(2018YFD0500500), 325000 RMB.

Guangdong Province Universities and Colleges Pearl River Scholar Funded Scheme, 500000 RMB.

Pearl River S&T Nova Program of Guangzhou (201806010183),300000 RMB.

Province Science and Technology of Guangdong Research Project (2017A020208055), 150000 RMB.

Start Funding, South China Agricultural University, 200,000 RMB.

Special Fund for Agroscientific Research in the Public Interest, 1,700,000 RMB.


1.Zhang J, Cao G, Marc Allard, Xu X, Eric Brown, Meng J. Evolution and Diversity of Listeria monocytogenes from Clinical and Food Samples in Shanghai, China,Frontiers in Microbiology, 2016, 7: 1138. 

2.Du, Ye, Liu, Wang, Li, Zhou, Pan, Zhang J and Xu, Molecular identification of multidrug-resistant Campylobacter species from diarrheal patients and poultry meat in Shanghai, China, Frontiers in Microbiology, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01642 

3.Zhang J, Jin H, Hu J,Yuan Z, Shi W, Yang X, Meng J, Xu X. Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance of non-typhoidal Salmonella serovars in retail aquaculture products, International Journal of Food Microbiology, 2015,47-52, 10.1016/j. ijfoodmicro.2015.04.019.  

4.Zhang J, Kuang D, Wang F, Meng J, Jin H, Yang X, Liao M, Klena J, Wu S, Zhang B, Xu X, Turtles as a possible reservoir of non-typhoidal Salmonella in Shanghai, China, 2016, Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, Volume 13, Number 8, 2016. 

5.Kuang D, Xu X, Meng J, Yang X, Jin H, Shi S,Pan H, Su X, Shi X, Zhang J†. Antimicrobial Susceptibility, Virulence Gene Profiles and Molecular Subtypes of Salmonella Newport Isolated from Humans and Other Sources. Infection, Genetics and Evolution,36 (2015) 294–299,   

6.Xu, C., Ren, X., Feng, Z., Fu, Y., Hong, Y., Shen, Z., ... & Zhang, J. (2017). Phenotypic Characteristics and Genetic Diversity of Salmonella enterica Serotype Derby Isolated from Human Patients and Foods of Animal Origin. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 

7.ZHAN, Z., KUANG, D., LIAO, M., ZHANG, H., LU, J., HU, X., ... & ZHANG, J†. (2016). Antimicrobial Susceptibility and Molecular Typing of Salmonella Senftenberg Isolated from Humans and Other Sources in Shanghai, China, 2005 to 2011. Journal of Food Protection, 80(1), 146-150. 

8.Ren, X., Fu, Y., Xu, C., Feng, Z., Li, M., Zhang, L., ... Zhang J†& Liao, M. (2016). High resolution melting (HRM) analysis as a new tool for rapid identification of Salmonella enterica serovar Gallinarum biovars Pullorum and Gallinarum, Poultry Science, pew400. 

9.Yang X, Kuang D, Meng J, Shen J, Zhang J, Shi W, Shi X, Xu X, Zhang J†. Antimicrobial Resistance and Molecular Typing of Salmonella Stanley Isolated from Humans,Foods and Environment. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease,2015,Volume 12, Number 12, DOI: 10.1089/fpd.2015.2010 .  

10.Zhang J,Wang Fei, Jin H, Hu J,Yuan Z, et al. Laboratory monitoring of bacterial gastroenteric pathogens Salmonella and Shigella in Shanghai, China 2006-2012, Epidemiology and Infection, 2015, doi:10.1017/S0950268814001162.   

11.Zhang J, Jin H, Hu J,Yuan Z, Shi W, Yang X, Meng J, and Xu X. Antimicrobial resistance of Shigella spp. from humans in Shanghai, China, 2004-2011,Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease,2014. 78 (2014) 282–286.   

12.Zhang J, Jin H, Hu J,Yuan Z, et al. Serovars and antimicrobial resistance of nontyphoidal Salmonella from human patients in Shanghai, China, 2006–2010. Epidemiology and Infection, 2014. 142(4):826-32.    

13.Zhang J, Xu C, Shen H, Li J, Guo L, Li L, Feng S, Liao M. Biofilm formation in Haemophilus parasuis: relationship with antibiotic resistance, serotype and genetic typing. Research in Veterinary Science, 2014, S0034-5288 (14)00145-3.   

14.Zhang J, Cao G, Xu X, et al. Whole-Genome Sequences of Four Salmonella enterica Serotype Newport Strains from Humans, Genome Announc. 2013;1(3). 

15.Zhang J, Cao G, Xu X, et al. Draft Genome Sequences of Three Salmonella enterica Serotype Agona Strains from China, Genome Announc. 2013 Jan;1(1).  

16.Zhang J, Xu C, Guo L, Shen H, Deng X, Ke C, et al. Prevalence and characterization of genotypic diversity of Haemophilus parasuis isolates from southern China, Can J Vet Res. 2012 Jul;76(3):224-9.    

17.Zhang J, Xu C, Guo L, Ke B, Ke C, Zhang B, et al. A rapid pulsed-field gel electrophoresis method of genotyping Haemophilus parasuis isolates. Lett Appl Microbiol, 2011 Jun, 52(6):589-95.  

18.Zhang J, Shen H, Liao M, Ren T, et al. Detection of Haemophilus parasuis isolates from South China by loop-mediated isothermal amplification and isolate characterisation. Onderstepoort J Vet Res, 2012; 79(1):E1-6.    

19.Zhang J, Shen H, Xu C, Liao M, et al. Using loop-mediated isothermal amplification method for rapid detection of Haemophilus parasuis. AFR J BIOTECHNOL,Vol.2011.10(50), pp.10263-10270.

20.Guo L#, Zhang J# (#co-first author), Xu C, Liao M, et al. Molecular characterization of fluoroquinolone resistance in Haemophilus parasuis isolated from pigs in South China. J Antimicrob Chemother, 2011 , 66(3): 539-42.  

21.Kuang D#, Zhang J#  (#co-first author), Yang X, Jin H, Shi W et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility and molecular typing of Salmonella Agona isolated from humans and other sources, Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2014, 11(11): 844-849.  

22.Pan H#, Zhang J # (#co-first author), Kuang D, Yang X, Jin H, et al. Molecular analysis and antimicrobial susceptibility of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli from diarrheal patients, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, February 2015,Volume 81, Issue 2, Pages 126–131.   

23.Xu C#, Zhang J# (#co-first author), Zhao Z, Liao M, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility and PFGE genotyping of Haemophilus parasuis isolates from pigs in South China (2008-2010),J Vet Med Sci. 2011,73(8): 1061-5.  

24.Cao G#, Zhang J#  (#co-first author), Xu X, Pan H, Jin H, Yang X, Allard M, Eric Brown, Meng J. Whole Genome Sequences of 12 Clinical Strains of Listeria monocytogenes, Genome Announc,2015, 3(1):e01203-14.   

25.Guo L#, Zhang J# (#co-first author), Liao M, et al. Detection and Characterization of ?-Lactam Resistance inHaemophilus parasuis Strains from Pigs in South China. Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 2012, 11(1): 116-121.   

26.Su X, Zhang J, Shi S, Yang X, Li Y, Pan H, Kuang D, Xu X, Shi X, Meng J. Molecular

characterization and antimicrobial susceptibility of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from

foods and humans, Food Control,70 (2016) 96e102   

27.Zhou Q, Feng S, Zhang J, et al. Two Glycosyltransferase Genes of Haemophilus parasuis SC096 Implicated in Lipooligosaccharide Biosynthesis, Serum Resistance, Adherence, and Invasion. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 2016, 6.   

28.Jia, A., Zhou, R., Fan, H., Yang, K., Zhang, J., Xu, Y., ... & Liao, M. (2017). Development of Serotype-Specific PCR Assays for Typing of Haemophilus parasuis Isolates Circulating in Southern China. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 55(11), 3249-3257.

29.Pan H, Ge Y, Xu H, Zhang J, Kuang D, Yang X, Su X, Huang Z, Shi X, Xu X, Meng J. Molecular Characterization, Antimicrobial Resistance and Caco-2 Cell Invasion Potential of Campylobacter jejuni/coli from Young Children with Diarrhea, The Pediatric Infectious 

Disease Journal, 2016 Mar;35(3):330-4.  

30.Ding Y, Zhu D, Zhang J, Yang L, Wang X, Chen H, Tan C. Virulence determinants, antimicrobial susceptibility, and molecular profiles of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae strains isolated from China. Emerging Microbes & Infections,2015,doi:10.1038/emi.2015.69. 

31.Zhang B, Xu C , Zhang J, Zhang L, Guo L, Feng S, Liao M. Comparison of ompP5 sequence-based typing and pulsed-filed gel electrophoresis for genotyping of Haemophilus parasuis. AFR J BIOTECHNOL, 2012, 10.5897/AJB11.2937.

32.Su, X., Cao, G., Kuang, D., Zhang, J., Chen, Y., Allard, M., ... & Xu, X. (2017). Draft Genome Sequences of Three Listeria monocytogenes Isolates from Foods in China. Genome Announcements, 5(16), e00220-17.

33.Zhang B, Feng S, Xu C, Zhou S, He Y, Zhang L, Zhang J, et al. Serum resistance in Haemophilus parasuis SC096 strain requires outer membrane protein P2 expression. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 2012 Jan;326(2):109-15.   

34.Huang, Z., Pan, H., Zhang, P., Cao, X., Ju, W., Wang, C., Zhang J, et al. Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of diarrheagenic Escherichia coli in Shanghai, China, 2016. The Pediatric infectious disease journal. 

35.Shen J, Wang F, Li F, Roberta Housley, Heather Carolan, Irene Yasuda, Erik Burrows, Rachel Binet, Rangarajan Sampath, Zhang J, et al. Rapid identification and differentiation of Non-O157 Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli using PCR coupled to electrospray ionization mass spectrometry, Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 2013 Aug,10(8) :737-43. 

36.Shen H, J Wang , L Chen ,M Zhao,C Ju, M Liao, Zhang J, et al. Phenotypic and     functional modulation of porcine monocyte-derived dendritic cells for foot-and-mouth disease virus. AFR J BIOTECHNOL, 2011, 10, 8388-8396.

37.Yi S, Xie J, Liu N, Li P, Xu B, Li H, Sun J, Wang J, Liang B, Yang C, Wang X, Hao R, Wang L, Wu Z, Zhang J, et al. Emergence and prevalence of non-H2S-producing Salmonella enterica serovar Senftenberg isolates belonging to a novel sequence type 1751 in China, 2014.Journal of Clinical Microbiology, doi: 10.1128/JCM.00377-14.  

38.Ren, X., Li, M., Xu, C., Cui, K., Feng, Z., Fu, Y., Zhang J & Liao, M. (2016). Prevalence and molecular characterization of Salmonella enterica isolates throughout an integrated broiler supply chain in China. Epidemiology and Infection, 1-11.