2018[Chu Lab]

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1.Zhang L^*, Hu B^, Deng K, Gao X, Sun G, Zhang Z, Li P, Wang W, Li H, Li L, Yu F, Li Y, Chu C* (2018) NRT1.1B improves selenium concentrations in rice grains by facilitating selenomethinone translocation. Plant Biotechnol. J. (accepted).
2.Xiao Y, Liu D, Zhang G, Gao S, Liu L, Xu F, Che R, Tong H*, Chu C* (2018) Big Grain3, encoding a purine permease, regulates grain size via modulating cytokinin transport in rice. J. Integr Plant Biol. Doi: 10.1111/jipb.12727.
3.Zhang LM, Leng CY, Luo H, Wu XY, Liu ZQ, Zhang YM, Zhang H, Xia Y, Shang L, Liu CM, Hao D, Zhou Y, Chu C, Cai HW, Jing HC (2018) Sweet sorghum originated through selection of Dry, a plant specific NAC transcription factor gene. Plant Cell Doi: 10.1105/tpc.18.00313.
Featured by Emily Breeze (2018) Sweet and Juicy: Identification and Origins of the Dry Alleles in Sorghum. Plant Cell. Doi: 10.1105/tpc.00748.2018.
4.Tong H and Chu C (2018) Functional specificities of brassinosteroid and potential utilization for crop improvement. Trends Plant Sci. Doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2018.08.007. (Invited Review)
5.Wang M^, Li W^, Fang C^, Xu F^, Liu Y^, Wang Z, Yang R, Zhang M, Liu S, Lu S, Lin T, Tang J, Wang Y, Wang H, Lin H, Zhu B, Chen M, Kong F, Liu B, Zeng D, Jackson SC*, Chu C* & Tian Z* (2018) Parallel selection on a dormancy gene during domestication of crops from multiple families. Nature Genet. Doi:  10.1038/s41588-018-0229-2.
6.Liu C^, Ou S^, Mao B, Tang J, Wang W, Wang H, Cao C, Schläppi MR, Zhao B, Xiao G, Wang X and Chu C (2018) Early selection of bZIP73 facilitated adaptation of japonica rice to cold climates. Nature Commun 9(1): 3302.
7.Du L, Xu F, Fang J, Gao S, Tang J, Fang S, Wang H, Tong H, Cao S, Zhang F, Chu J, Wang G, Chu C (2018) Endosperm sugar accumulation caused by mutation of PHS8/ISA1 leads to pre-harvest sprouting in rice. Plant J. 95(3): 545-556.
8.Kopriva S and Chu C (2018) Are we ready to improve phosphorus homeostasis in rice? J. Exp. Bot. 69(15): 3515-3522 (Expert view)
9.Gao S and Chu C (2018) Fine-tuning of Eui1: Breaking the bottleneck in hybrid rice seed production. Mol. Plant  11(5): 643-644 (Invited commentary).
10.Zhang J, Zhang N, Liu YX, Zhang X, Hu B, Qin Y, Xu H, Wang H, Guo X, Zhang P, Jin T*, Chu C*, Bai Y* (2018) Root microbiota shift in rice correlates with resident time in the field and developmental stage. Sci. China Life Sci. 61(6): 613-621. (Cover Story)
11u SJ, He H, Sun L, Wang H, Liu XH, Jiang L, Sun JL, Xin X, Kong W, Chu C, Xue HW, Yang JS, Luo X, Liu JX (2018) A novel QTL qTGW3 encodes the GSK3/SHAGGY-like kinase OsGSK5/OsSK41 that interacts with OsARF4 to negatively regulate grain size and weight in rice. Mol. Plant  11(5): 736-749.
12Liu C, Wang W, Mao B, Chu C (2018) Cold stress tolerance in rice: physiological changes, molecular mechanisms, and future prospects. Hereditas (Beijing) 40(3): 171-185.
13Wang W^, Hu B^, Yuan D, Liu Y, Che R, Hu Y, Ou S, Zhang Z, Wang H, Li H, Jiang Z, Zhang Z, Gao X, Qiu Y, Meng X, Liu Y, Bai Y, Liang Y, Wang Y, Zhang L, Li L, Mergen S, Jing H, Li J, and Chu C (2018) Expression of the nitrate transporter OsNRT1.1A/OsNPF6.3 confers high yield and early maturation in rice. Plant Cell  30(3): 638-651..
Featured in Plant Cell by Jennifer Mach (2018) The Real Yield Deal? Nitrate Transporter Expression Boosts Yield and Accelerates Maturation. 30(3): 520-521.
Highlighted in ScienceDaily on February 23, 2018 by Jennifer Mach: New approach to improve nitrogen use, enhance yield, and promote flowering in rice.
Recommended by F1000Prime Doi: 10.3410/f.732773314.793543251.
14Pan J, Huang D, Guo Z, Kuang Z, Zhang H, Xie X, Ma Z, Gao S, Lerdau MT, Chu C, Li L (2018) Overexpression of microRNA408 enhances photosynthesis, growth, and seed yield in diverse plants. J. Integr. Plant Biol. 60(4): 323-340.