Current Publications

Publications in Press

  • Leong R, Urano D. (2018) Molecular Breeding for Plant Factory – Strategies and Technology (In press). Smart Plant Factory: The next generation indoor vertical farms
  • Liang Z*, Shen L*, Cui X#, Bao S, Geng Y, Yu G, Liang F, Xie S, Lu T, Gu X**, Yu H**. (2018) DNA N6-adenine methylation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Developmental Cell. (*co-first author; **co-corresponding author)
  • Cao-Pham AH, Urano D, Ross-Elliott TJ, Jones AM.. (2018) Nudge-Nudge, WNK-WNK (Kinases), Say no more?. New Phytologist. (invited review article)
  • Sun F *, Tu RJ*, Xia JH, Liu XJ, Yue GH. (2018) The FTO Gene Is Associated with Growth and Omega-3/-6 Ratio in Asian Seabass (* equal contribution). Marine Biotechnology
  • Ramanujam R*, Han Z*, Zhang Z, Kanchanawong F, Motegi F (*Co-first authors). (2018) Establishment of the PAR-1 cortical gradient by the aPKC-PRBH circuit. Nature Chemical Biology TBD: TBD
  • Zong WH, Wang Y, Tang Q, Zhang H and Yu F. (2018) Prd1 associates with the clathrin adaptor ?-Adaptin and the kinesin-3 Imac/Unc-104 to govern dendrite pruning in Drosophila.. PLOS Biology
  • Poehlein A, Daniel R, Seedorf H. (2017) The Draft Genome of the Non-Host-Associated Methanobrevibacter arboriphilus Strain DH1 Encodes a Large Repertoire of Adhesin-Like Proteins. Archaea Volume 2017
  • Ong CT Lin WQ. (2017) CDK5-mediated phosphorylation of CP190 may regulate locomotor activity in adult female Drosophila. Journal of Genetics and Genomics
  • Rengasamy Ramamoorthy, Bhushan Vishal, Srinivasan Ramachandran & Prakash P. Kumar. (2017) The OsPS1-F gene regulates growth and development in rice by modulating photosynthetic electron transport rate. Plant Cell Reports
  • Madhaiyan M, Tan HHA, Cho H, Kim S-J, Weon H-Y, Kwon S-W, Whitman WB, Ji L. (2017) Sphingomonas jatrophae sp. nov. and Sphingomonas carotinifaciens sp. nov., two yellow-pigmented endophytes isolated from stem tissues of Jatropha curcas L.. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 10.1099/ijsem.0

Recent Publications

  • Yang J, Pieuchot L & Jedd G. (2018) Artificial import substrates reveal an omnivorous peroxisomal importomer. Traffic https://doi.org: 10.1111/tra.126
  • Xiang Jinzhu, Cao Suying, Zhong Liang, Wang Hanning, Pei Yangli, Wei Qingqing, Wen Bingqiang, Mu Haiyuan, Zhang Shaopeng, Yue Liang, Yue Genhua, Lim Bing, Han Jianyong. (2018) Pluripotent stem cells secrete Activin A to improve their epiblast competency after injection into recipient embryos. Protein & Cell 9: 717-728
  • Teo RYW, Anand A, Sridhar V, Okamura K, Kai T. (2018) Heterochromatin protein 1a functions for piRNA biogenesis predominantly from pericentric and telomeric regions in Drosophila. Nature Communications 9: 1735
  • Zhou L*, Lim MY*, Kaur P, Saj A, Bortolamiol-Becet D, Gopal V, Tolwinski N, Tucker-Kellogg G, Okamura K (*: co-first authors). (2018) Importance of miRNA stability and alternative primary miRNA isoforms in gene regulation during Drosophila development.. eLife 7: e38389
  • Osman I and Pek JW. (2018) A sisRNA/miRNA axis prevents loss of germline stem cells during starvation in Drosophila. Stem Cell Reports 11: 4-12
  • Ng AYE*, Peralta KRG* and Pek JW. (2018) Germline stem cell heterogeneity supports homeostasis in Drosophila. Stem Cell Reports 11: 13-21. *equal contributions
  • Wang Q, Wang Y, Yu F*. (2018) Yif1 associates with Yip1 on Golgi and regulates dendrite pruning in sensory neurons during Drosophila metamorphosis.. Development 145: dev160200
  • Ng SSJ*, Zheng RT*, Osman I and Pek JW. (2018) Generation of Drosophila sisRNAs by independent transcription from cognate introns. iScience 4: 68–75. *equal contributions
  • Shu-Ye Jiang, Ali Ma, Jeevanandam Vanitha, Lifen Xie and Srinivasan Ramachandran. (2018) Functional characterization of transposon-tagged abiotic stress-responsive rice genes and their molecular polymorphisms among various stress-tolerant genotypes. Molecular Breeding 38: 57 - 71
  • Pek JW. (2018) Stable intronic sequence RNAs engage in feedback loops. Trends in Genetics 34: 330–332
  • Premanand B, Zhong Wee P, Prabakaran M. (2018) Baculovirus surface display of immunogenic proteins for vaccine development. Viruses 10(6): 298. Doi:10.3390/v10060298
  • Kim JY, Park BS, Park SW, Lee HY, Song JT and Seo HS. (2018) Nitrate Reductases Are Relocalized to the Nucleus by AtSIZ1 and Their Levels Are Negatively Regulated by COP1 and Ammonium. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 19: e1202
  • Nguyen TA, Greig J, Khan A, Goh C & Jedd G. (2018) Evolutionary novelty in gravity sensing through horizontal gene transfer and high-order protein assembly.. PLOS Biology 16(4):: e2004920
  • Wang J, Zeng X, Tian D, Yang X, Wang L and Yin Z. (2018) The pepper Bs4C proteins are localized to the ER membrane and confer disease resistance to bacterial blight in transgenic rice. Molecular Plant Pathology mpp.12684: 26. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Wang J, Zeng X, Tian D, Yang X, Wang L and Yin Z. (2018) The pepper Bs4C proteins are localized to the ER membrane and confer disease resistance to bacterial blight in transgenic rice. Molecular Plant Pathology mpp.12684: 26. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Wang J, Zeng X, Tian D, Yang X, Wang L and Yin Z. (2018) The pepper Bs4C proteins are localized to the ER membrane and confer disease resistance to bacterial blight in transgenic rice. Molecular Plant Pathology mpp.12684: 26. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Wang J, Zeng X, Tian D, Yang X, Wang L and Yin Z. (2018) The pepper Bs4C proteins are localized to the ER membrane and confer disease resistance to bacterial blight in transgenic rice. Molecular Plant Pathology mpp.12684: 26. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Wang J, Zeng X, Tian D, Yang X, Wang L and Yin Z. (2018) The pepper Bs4C proteins are localized to the ER membrane and confer disease resistance to bacterial blight in transgenic rice. Molecular Plant Pathology mpp.12684: 26. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Li B, Tunc-Ozdemir M, Urano D, Jia H, Werth EG, Mowrey DD, Hicks LM, Dokholyan NV, Torres MP, Jones AM. (2018) Tyrosine phosphorylation switching of a G protein substrate. Journal of Biological Chemistry 293: 4752-4766
  • Bai B*, Zhang YJ*, Wang L, Lee M, Rahmadsyah, Ye BQ, Alfiko Y, Purwantomo S, Suwanto S, Yue GH (* Co-first author). (2018) Mapping QTL for leaf area in oil palm using genotyping by sequencing. Tree Genetics & Genomes 14: 31