Meng Lingjie


Elucidating the diversity and evolution of giant viruses through the analysis of global ocean metagenomes.

Host identification and co-evolution of marine giant viruses.

Virus ortholog clustering to link functionally unknown genes with functionally known genes.


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Peer-reviewed Articles:

  • Lingjie Meng, Tom O. Delmont, Morgan Gaïa, Eric Pelletier, Antonio Fernàndez-Guerra, Samuel Chaffron, Junyi Wu, Hiroto Kaneko, Hisashi Endo, Hiroyuki Ogata. (2023). Genomic adaptation of giant viruses in polar oceans. Nature Communications, 14: 6233. [link]
  • Hongda Zhao, Ruixuan Zhang, Junyi Wu, Lingjie Meng, Yusuke Okazaki, Hiroyuki Hikida, Hiroyuki Ogata. (2023). A 1.5 Mb continuous endogenous viral region in the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis. Virus Evolution. [link]
  • Morgan Gaïa †, Lingjie Meng †, Eric Pelletier, Patrick Forterre, Chiara Vanni, Antonio Fernandez-Guerra, Olivier Jaillon, Patrick Wincker, Hiroyuki Ogata, Mart Krupovic, Tom O. Delmont. (2023). Mirusviruses link herpesviruses to giant viruses. Nature, 616(7958), 783–789. [link]
  • Lingjie Meng, Hisashi Endo, Romain Blanc-Mathieu, Samuel Chaffron, Rodrigo Hernández-Velázquez, Hiroto Kaneko, Hiroyuki Ogata. (2021). Quantitative assessment of nucleocytoplasmic large DNA virus and host interactions predicted by co-occurrence analyses. mSphere, 6(2):e01298-20. [link]
  • Pengfei Liu, Yishuai Du, Lingjie Meng, Xian Li, Dong Yang, Ying Liu. (2019). Phosphoproteomic analyses of kidneys of Atlantic salmon infected with Aeromonas salmonicida. Scientific reports, 9(1):2101. [link]
  • Yishuai Du, Pengfei Liu, Lingjie Meng, Zaki Sharawy, Ying Liu. (2018). Colonization of Aeromonas salmonicida subsp. masoucida strains in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) during infection. Aquaculture Research, [link]
  • Peng-fei Liu, Yishuai Du, Lingjie Meng, Xian Li, Ying Liu. (2017). ALDH7A1 is a protein that protects Atlantic salmon against Aeromonas salmonicida at the early stages of infection. Fish & shellfish immunology, 70:30-39. [link]
  • Yishuai Du, Ying Liu, Peng Xiao, Lingjie Meng, Pengfei Liu. 2017. Development and Application of a Quantitative Real‐time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for the Detection of Aeromonas salmonicida. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, [link]
  • Pengfei Liu; Yishuai Du; Lingjie Meng; Xian Li; Ying Liu. (2017). Proteomic analysis in kidneys of Atlantic salmon infected with Aeromonas salmonicida by iTRAQ. Developmental & Comparative Immunolog, 72:140-153. [link]
  • Lingjie Meng, Yishuai Du, Pengfei Liu, Xian Li, Ying Liu. (2017). Involvement of LuxS in Aeromonas salmonicida metabolism, virulence and infection in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L). Fish & shellfish immunology, 64, 260–269. [link]
  • PengFei Liu, Yishuai Du, Lingjie Meng, Xian Li, Ying Liu. (2016). Metabolic profiling in kidneys of Atlantic salmon infected with Aeromonas salmonicida based on H-1 NMR. Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 58:292-301. [link]
  • Xian Li, Liang Chi, Huiqin Tian, Lingjie Meng, Jimeng Zheng, Xiaolong Gao, Ying Liu. (2016). Colour preferences of juvenile turbot (Scophthalmus maximus). Physiology & Behavior, 156:64-70. [link]
  • Yishuai Du, Mengmeng Yi, Peng Xiao, Lingjie Meng, Xian Li, Guoxiang Sun, Ying Liu. (2015). The impact of Aeromonas salmonicida infection on innate immune parameters of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L). Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 44(1):307-15. [link]


  • Junyi Wu, Lingjie Meng, Morgan Gaïa, Hiroyuki Hikida, Yusuke Okazaki, Hisashi Endo, Hiroyuki Ogata. (2023). Gene transfer among viruses substantially contributes to gene gain of giant viruses. bioRxiv, [link]

† Co-first authors

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