Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
University of Maryland, USA
2121 Plant Sciences Building, College Park, MD 20742
Tel: 001-301-405-0920; Fax: 001-301-314-9308
Area of expertise: Plant abiotic stress responses; plant-environment interactions; plant functional genomics; plant gene regulation; and epigenetics in plant physiology
Editor until: Dec. 31, 2024
Liang, M.H., Jiang, J.G., Wang, L., and Zhu, J. (2020). Transcriptomic insights into the heat stress response of Dunaliella bardawil. Enzyme Microb. Technol. 132: 109436.
Zhan, X., Qian, B., Cao, F., Wu, W., Yang, L., Quan, Q., Gu, X., Wang, P., Okusolubo, T.A., Dunn, S.L., Zhu, J.K., and Zhu, J. (2015). An Arabidopsis PWI- and RRM motif-containing protein is critical for pre-mRNA splicing and ABA responses. Nat. Commun. 6: 8139.
Wang, Z.Y., Gehring, C., Zhu, J., Li, F.M., Zhu, J.K., and Xiong, L. (2015). The Arabidopsis VSR1 is required for osmotic stress-induced abscisic acid biosynthesis. Plant Physiol. 167: 137–152.
Guan, Q., Yue, X., Zeng, H., and Zhu, J. (2014). The protein phosphatase RCF2 and its interacting partner NAC019 are critical for heat stress-responsive gene regulation and thermotolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 26: 438–453.
Jeong, I.S., Fukudome, A., Aksoy, E., Bang, W.Y., Kim, S., Guan, Q., Bahk, J.D., May, K.A., Russell, W.K., Zhu, J., and Koiwa, H. (2013). Regulation of abiotic stress signalling by Arabidopsis C-terminal Domain Phosphatase-like 1 requires interaction with a K-homology domain-containing protein. PLoS One 8: e80509.
Guan, Q., Zeng, H., Wen, C., and Zhu, J. (2013). A KH domain-containing putative RNA-binding protein is critical for heat stress-responsive gene regulation and thermotolerance in Arabidopsis. Mol. Plant 6: 386–395.
Guan, Q., Wu, J., Zhang, Y., Jiang, C., Liu, R., Chai, C., and Zhu, J. (2013). A DEAD box RNA helicase is critical for pre-mRNA splicing, cold-responsive gene regulation, and cold tolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 25: 342–356.
Guan, Q., Lu, X., Zeng, H., Zhang, Y., and Zhu, J. (2013). Heat stress induction of miR398 triggers a regulatory loop that is critical for thermotolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 74: 840–851.
Li, W., Guan, Q., Wang, Z.Y., Wang, Y., and Zhu, J. (2013). A bi-functional xyloglucan galactosyltransferase is an indispensable salt stress tolerance determinant in Arabidopsis. Mol. Plant 6: 1344–1354.
Lu, X., Guan, Q., and Zhu, J. (2013). Downregulation of CSD2 by a heat-inducible miR398 is required for thermotolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant Signal Behav. 8: e24952.
Guan, Q., Wu, J., Yue, X., Zhang, Y., and Zhu, J. (2013). A nuclear calcium-sensing pathway is critical for gene regulation and salt stress tolerance in Arabidopsis. PLoS Genet. 9: e1003755.
Barrera-Figueroa, B.E., Gao, L., Wu, Z., Zhou, X., Zhu, J., Jin, H., Liu, R., and Zhu, J.K. (2012). High throughput sequencing reveals novel and abiotic stress-regulated microRNAs in the inflorescences of rice. BMC Plant Biol. 12: 132.
Khraiwesh, B., Zhu, J.K., and Zhu, J. (2012). Role of miRNAs and siRNAs in biotic and abioticstress responses of plants. BBA-Gene Regul. Mech. 1819: 137–148.
Wang, Z.Y., Xiong, L., Li, W., Zhu, J.K., and Zhu, J. (2011). Plant cuticle is required for osmotic stress regulation of abscisic acid biosynthesis and osmotic stress tolerance. Plant Cell 23: 1971–1984.
Zhu, J. (corresponding author), Lee, B.h., Dellinger, M., Cui, X., Zhang, C., Wu, S., Nothnagel, E.A., and Zhu, J.K. (2010). A cellulose synthase-like protein is required for osmotic stress tolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 63: 128–140.
Ren, Z., Zheng, Z., Chinnusamy, V., Zhu, J., Cui, X., Iida, K., and Zhu, J.K. (2010). RAS1, a quantitative trait locus for salt tolerance and ABA sensitivity in Arabidopsis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107: 5669–5674.
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