From 09/1993 to 07/1997, Bachelor
From 09/1997 to 07/2000, Master
From 09/2003 to 05/2006, Doctor
From 08/2000 to 05/2006, Research assistant
Poultry Institute, Chinese Academy of agricultural sciences
From 06/2006 to present, associate professor
College of Animal Science and Technology, Zhejiang Agriculture & Forestry University
From 03/2014 to 02/2015, Visiting scholar
Biocatalysis & Metabolic Engineering Biotechnology Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
From 01/2016 to 12/2020, Zhejiang provincial science and technology major project of agricultural breeding of new livestock and poultry varieties
funded by Science and Technology Agency of Zhejiang Province (grant no. 2016C02054-12)
From 01/2014 to 12/2017, Fine structures and compositions of glycosaminoglycan chains in chicken eggshells with different quality and its molecular mechanisms
funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC, grant no. 31372303)
From 01/2012 to 12/2013, Mechanisms of post-translation glycosylation modification of OC-116, one major organic matrix in chicken eggshell
funded by Zhejiang Provincial Natural Science Foundation of China (grant no. LY12C17002)
From 01/2011 to 12/2012, Nutritional and health care effects of several species of principle-food bamboos on Giant Panda
funded by Zhejiang Provincial Public Interest Foundation of China (grant no. 2011C22020)
From 01/2008 to 12/2010, Identification of genes involved with chicken eggshell quality
funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC, grant no. 30700567)
Biochemistry and genetics of animal product quality
Animal feedstuff and nutrition
AP in “Genetic Resources of Chinese Poultry” (ed. by Guohong Chen). 2004. Press of Shanghai Science & Technology: Shanghai, PR China.
AP in “Atlas of Chinese indigenous poultry breeds” (ed. by Guifang Xu). 2003. Press of Chinese Agriculture: Beijing, PR China.
Zhangguo Liu*#, Lingzi Song#, Lizhi Lu#, Fuming Zhang, Robert J. Linhardt*. Comparative proteomics of matrix fractions between pimpled and normal chicken eggshells. Journal of Proteomics. 2017, published online.
Z.G. Liu*, L.Z. Song, F.M. Zhang, W.Q. He, R.J. Linhardt*. Characteristics of global organic matrix in normal and pimpled chicken eggshells. Poultry Science. 2017, published online.
Liu Z., Sun X., Cai C., He W., Zhang F., Linhardt R.J.*. Characteristics of glycosaminoglycans in chicken eggshells and the influence of disaccharide composition on eggshell properties. Poultry Science. 2016, 95(12): 2879-2888.
Li Fu, Xiaojun Sun, Wenqin He, Chao Cai, Akihiro Onishi, Fuming Zhang, Robert J. Linhardt*, Zhangguo Liu*. Keratan sulfate glycosaminoglycan from chicken egg white. Glycobiology. 2016, 26(7): 693-700.
Zhangguo Liu*, Chengdong Wang, Jiaoli Hu, Fuming Zhang, Robert J. Linhardt and Xinchun Lin*. Apparent digestibility of diet dominantly comprised of Phyllostachys vivax bamboo shoots for captive giant pandas. The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences/ ISSN 1018-7081. 2015, 25 (3)：612-617.
Lingxiao Yang, Zhangguo Liu*. Review on protein Ovocleidin-116 (OC-116) in chicken eggshell. China Poultry. 2015, 37(22): 38-40.
Zhangguo Liu, Fuming Zhang, Lingyun Li, Guoyun Li, Wenqing He, Robert J. Linhardt*. Compositional analysis and structural elucidation of glycosaminoglycans in chicken eggs. Glycoconjugate Journal. 2014, 31(8): 593-602.
Li Wang, Shuhong Wang, Zhangguo Liu*. Screening eukaryotic vector for chicken OC-116 gene encoding region and optimizing of its Real-time PCR detection system. Chinese Journal of Animal Husbandry. 2014, 50(11 ): 26-31.
Shuhong Wang, Li Wang, Zhangguo Liu*. Cloning of OC-116 from Chinese Xianju chicken breed and its sequence analysis. China Poultry. 2014, 208 (3): 9-13.
Peilun Wang, Shuhong Wang, Zhangguo Liu*. Structural characterizations of pimpled eggshells. Chinese Journal of Animal Husbandry. 2014, 50(1): 79-83.
Zhangguo Liu*, Bingyi Li. Spatiotemporal expression profile of a putative β propeller WDR72 in laying hens. Molecular Biology Reports. 2013, 40(9): 5247-5253.
Zhangguo Liu, Qi Zheng, Xueyu Zhang, Lizhi Lu. Microarray Analysis of Genes Involved with Shell Strength in Layer Shell Gland at the Early Stage of Active Calcification. Asian-Aust. J. Anim. Sci. 2013, 26(5):609-624.
Zhangguo Liu. Innovations of classroom teaching effectiveness on “Animal Reproduction”. Heilongjiang Journal of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine. 2013, (4): 154-157.
Bingyi Li, Zhangguo Liu*. Cloning and expression of chicken WDR72 in vitro, and preparation of antibody to WDR72. China Poultry. 2012, 34(14): 33-36.
Shuhong Wang, Guangtong Gu, Zhangguo Liu*. Relationship between laying performance and bodyweight of Hy-line Brown layers at the late of laying duration. China Poultry. 2012, 34(16): 60-62.
Xiaojuan Li, Ming Ding, Changping Zhou, Wei Fang, Zhangguo Liu*. Apparent digestibility of nutritional components of CV.Ventricousinternode bamboo shoots for captive giant panda. Journal of Bamboo Research. 2012, 31(3): 28-33.
Xiaojuan Li, Ming Ding, Changping Zhou, Wei Fang, Zhangguo Liu*. Assessment of nutritional components among 5 different species of chicken-feeding like bamboo shoots. Journal of Zhejiang Forestry Science and Technology. 2012, 32(4): 43-47.
Peilun Wang, Bingyi Li, Haiming Guo, Yuefeng Xia, Genzhang Song, Fang Jiang, Zhangguo Liu*. Comparisons of eggshell qualities and egg qualities among various ages of hens. Poultry Science. 2011, 205(11): 8-12.
Peilun Wang, Fengzhu Lu, Xueyu Zhang, Kehua Wang, Bingyi Li, Zhangguo Liu*. Optimization of method to remove chicken eggshell membrane and cuticle. China Poultry. 2010, 32(23): 27-30.
Zhangguo Liu, Zhongwei Zhou, Guohong Chen & Shilai Bao. A putative transcriptional elongation factor hIWS1 is essential for mammalian cell proliferation. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2007, 353: 47-53.
Zhangguo Liu*, Xianfu Zhang, Liangqing Chen. Proceedings of origination of G.g.domesticus. China Poultry. 2008, 30(3): 31-34.
Z.G. Liu*, C.Z. Lei, J. Luo, C. Ding, G.H. Chen, H. CHang. Genetic variability of mtDNA sequences in Chinese native chicken breeds. Asian-Aust. J. Anim. Sci. 2004, 17(7): 903-909.
Zhangguo Liu. Ethics of science and technology to animal husbandry. China Poultry. 2005, 27(2):7-9.
Zhangguo Liu, Jun Luo, Xinmin Zheng, Gongshe Yang, Deming Gou. Cloning and sequence analysis of growth hormone (GH) gene for Boer goat. Journal of Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University (ed. of natural science). 2004, 32(6): 13-17.
Zhangguo Liu. Conservation of poultry blood sample. Journal of Northwest Agriculture. 2003, 12(3): 23-25.
Zhangguo Liu, Jun Luo, Gongshe Yang, Xinmin Zheng. RAPD diversity of several local goat breeds in Shuuanxi Province. Journal of Northwest Agriculture & Forestry University (ed. of natural science). 2003, 31(3): 19-24.
Honors and Awards
Discipline leader, higher learning institutions of Zhejiang Province.