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)
  • Wu D, Wu L, An H, Bao H, Guo P, Zheng H, Zhang F, Ge W, Xi Y, Cai Y and Yang X*. (2018) Rangap mutation leads to nuclear Prospero accumulation and promotes premature neuroblast cell cycle exit.. Ageing Cell
  • Chan SN and Pek JW. (2018) Stable intronic sequence RNAs (sisRNAs): an expanding universe. Trends in Biochemical Sciences. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tibs.2018.09.016
  • Seo JS, Diloknawarit P, Park BS and Chua NH. (2018) ELF18-INDUCED LONG NONCODING RNA 1 evicts fibrillarin from mediator subunit to enhance PATHOGENESIS-RELATED GENE 1 (PR1) expression. New Phytologist
  • 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

  • Park BS, Yao T, Seo JS, Wong ECC, Mitsuda N, Huang CH and Chua NH. (2018) Arabidopsis NITROGEN LIMITATION ADAPTATION regulates ORE1 homeostasis during senescence induced by nitrogen deficiency. Nature Plants 4: 898-903
  • Zhang YJ, Bai B, Lee M, Alfiko Y, Suwanto A and Yue GH. (2018) Cloning and characterization of EgGDSL, a gene associated with oil content in oil palm. Scientific Reports 8: 11406
  • Li C, Zhang B, Chen B, Ji L, and Yu H.. (2018) Site-specific phosphorylation of TRANSPARENT TESTA GLABRA1 mediates carbon partitioning in Arabidopsis seeds. Nature Communications 9: 571
  • Biswal BK, Jadhav UU, Madhaiyan M, Ji L, Yang E-H, and Cao B. (2018) Biological Leaching and Chemical Precipitation Methods for Recovery of Co and Li from Spent Lithium-Ion Batteries. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng 6: 12343-12. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.8b02810
  • Tseng CY, Su YH, Yang SM, Lin KY, Lai CM, Rastegari E, Amartuvshin O, Cho Y, Cai Y, Hsu HJ. (2018) Smad-Independent BMP Signaling in Somatic Cells Limits the Size of the Germline Stem Cell Pool. Stem Cell Reports 18: 30313-8
  • Zong WH, Wang Y, Tang Q, Zhang H and Yu F. (2018) Prd1 associates with the clathrin adaptor alpha-Adaptin and the kinesin-3 Imac/Unc-104 to govern dendrite pruning in Drosophila.. PLOS Biology 16(8): e2004506
  • 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
  • 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
  • Yang J, Pieuchot L & Jedd G. (2018) Artificial import substrates reveal an omnivorous peroxisomal importomer. Traffic https://doi.org: 10.1111/tra.126
  • 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 14: 917-927. DOI: 10.1038/s41589-018-0117-1
  • 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
  • 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 20: 603-610
  • 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
  • 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 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 19: 2025-2035. Online first published: 30 March 2018. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12684
  • Shen Q, Liu Y, Naqvi N. (2018) Fungal effectors at the crossroads of phytohormone signaling. Current Opinion in Microbiology 46: 1-6. (Invited review article)
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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