PUBLICATIONS

Basic Information
>> Group Head: Zhu Xinguang
>> Research Area: Plant Systems Biology
>> Group Secretary: Wang Sisi
>> Contact Email: wangsisi0825@163.com

PUBLICATIONS

1. Ming-Ju Amy Lyu, Udo Gowik, Steve Kelly, Sarah Covshoff, Julia Mallmann, Peter Westhoff, Julian M. Hibberd, Matt Stata, Rowan F. Sage, Haorong Lu, Xiaofeng Wei, Gane Ka-Shu Wong, Xin-Guang Zhu (2015) RNA-Seq based phylogeny recapitulates previous phylogeny of the genus Flaveria (Asteraceae) with some modifications. BMC Evolutionary Biology (Accepted)

2. Donald R. Ort, Sabeeha S. Merchant, Jean Alric, Alice Barkan, Robert E. Blankenship, Donald R. Ort, Sabeeha S. Merchant, Jean Alric, Alice Barkan, Robert E. Blankenship, Ralph Bock, Roberta Croce, Maureen R. Hanson, Julian Hibberd, Derek L. Lindstrom, Stephen P. Long, Thomas A. Moore, James Moroney, Krishna K. Niyogi, Martin Parry, Pamela Peralta-Yahya, Roger Prince, Kevin Redding, Martin Spalding, Klaas van Wijk, Wim F.J. Vermaas, Susanne von Caemmerer, Andreas Weber, Todd Yeates, Joshua Yuan, Xin-Guang Zhu. Can photosynthesis be redesigned to sustainably meet global food and bioenergy demand? PNAS (accepted)

3. Stephen P. Long, Amy Marshall-Colonand Xin-Guang Zhu (2015) Meeting the Global Food Demand of the Future by Engineering Crop Photosynthesis and Yield Potential. Cell 161: 56-66.

4. Fang Yuan, Ming-Ju Lv, Bingying Leng, Guangyong Zheng, Zhongtao Feng, Pinghua Li, Xin-Guang Zhu, Baoshan Wang (2015) Comparative transcriptome analysis of developmental stages of the Limonium bicolor leaf generates insights into salt gland differentiation. Plant Cell and Environment doi:10.1111/pce.12514.

5. Changpeng Xin, Danny Tholen, Xin-Guang Zhu (2015). The benefit of photorespiratory bypass – How can they work? Plant Physiology 167: 574-585.

6. Stephen P Long and Xin-Guang Zhu (2014) Photosynthesis - The final frontier in achieving the needed jump in potential yield of our major food crops. Resource (SI on Feeding the world in 2050) 16.

7. Saber Hamdani, Mingnan Qu, Chang-Peng Xin, Chengcai Chu, Govindjee, Xin-Guang Zhu (2015) Variations between the photosynthetic properties of elite and landrace Chinese rice cultivars revealed by simultaneous measurements of 820 nm transmission signal and chlorophyll a fluorescence induction.Journal of Plant Physiology 177: 128-138.

8. Erik van den Bergh, Canan Külahoglu, Andrea Bräutigam, Julian M. Hibberd, Andreas P.M. Weber, Xin-Guang Zhu, M. Eric Schranz (2014) Gene and genome duplications and the origin of C4 photosynthesis: Birth of a trait in the Cleomaceae. Current Plant Biology 1: 2-9.

9. Chunyun Jiang, Jiajia Mercedes Xu, Changpeng Xin, Danny Tholen, Hui Zhang, Xin-Guang Zhu, Yanxiu Zhao (2014) Increased expression of mitochondria-localized carbonic anhydrase activity resulted in an increased biomass accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Plant Biology 57: 366-374 (joint correspondence).

10. Taiyu Chen, Xin-Guang Zhu, Yongjun Lin (2014) Major transcriptional differences between C4 and C3-C4 photosynthesis in an amphibious species Eleocharis baldwinii. Plant Molecular Biology 86: 93-110.

11. Lin Wang, Angelika Czedik-Eysenberg, Rachel A. Mertz, Yaqing Si, Takayuki Tohge, Adriano Nunes-Nesi, Stephanie Arrivault, Lauren K. Dedow, Douglas W. Bryant, Wen Zhou, Jiajia Xu, Sarit Weissmann, Anthony Studer, Pinghua Li, Cankui Zhang, Therese LaRue, Ying Shao, Zehong Ding, Qi Sun, Rohan V. Patel, Robert Turgeon, Xin-Guang Zhu, Nicholas J. Provart, Todd C. Mockler, Alisdair R. Fernie, Mark Stitt, Peng Liu,Thomas P. Brutnell (2014) Comparative analyses of C4 and C3 photosynthesis in developing leaves of maize and rice Nature Biotechnology 32:1158-1165.

12. Xianbin Yu, Guangyong Zheng, Lanlan Shan, Guofeng Meng, Martin Vingron, Qi Liu, Xin-Guang Zhu (2014) Reconstruction of gene regulatory network related to photosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Frontiers in Plant Sciences (SI on Plant Systems Biology). 5:373

13. Yi-Bo Chen, Tian-Cong Lu, Hong-Xia Wang, Jie Shen, Tian-Tian Bu, Qing Chao, Zhi-Fang Gao, Xin-Guang Zhu, Yue-Feng Wang, Bai-Chen Wang (2014) Post-translational modification of maize chloroplast pyruvate orthophosphate dikinase reveals the precise regulatory mechanism of its enzyme activity Plant Physiology.165:534-549.

14. Yuanyuan Li, Jiajia Xu, Noor UI Haq, Hui Zhang, Xin-Guang Zhu (2014)Was low CO2 a driving force of C4 evolution? Arabidopsis responses to long-term low CO2 stress? Journal of Experimental Botany 65: 3657-67.

15. Yu Wang, Stephen P Long, Xin-Guang Zhu (2014) Elements required for an efficient NADP-ME type C4 photosynthesis. Plant Physiology 164: 2231-2246.

16. Yu Wang, Andrea Bräutigam, Andreas PM Weber, Xin-Guang Zhu (2014) Three distinct biochemical subtypes of C4 photosynthesis? A modeling analysis. Journal of Experimental Botany 65:3567-78.

17. Mark Stitt andXin-Guang Zhu (2014) The large pools of metabolites involved in intercellular metabolite shuttles in C-4 photosynthesis provide enormous flexibility and robustness in a fluctuating light environment. Plant Cell and Environment 37:1985-8.

18. Shifeng Cheng, Erik van den Bergh, Peng Zeng, Xiao Zhong, Jiajia Xu, Xin Liu, Johannes Hofberger, Suzanne de Bruijn, Amey S. Bhide, Chao Bian, Jing Chen, Guangyi Fan, Kerstin Kaufmann, Jocelyn C. Hall, Annette Becker, Chengcheng Shi, Zhijun Zheng,Wujiao Li, Mingju Lv, Yimin Tao, Xun Xu, Junyi Wang, Hongfeng Zou, Zhiwu Quan, Julian M. Hibberd,Boon Leong Lim, Xin-Guang Zhu, Gengyun Zhang, M. Eric Schranz (2013) The Tarenaya hassleriana Genome Provides Insight into Reproductive Trait and Genome Evolution of Crucifers. Plant Cell 25: 2813-2830.

19. Changpeng Xin, Jin Yang, Xin-Guang Zhu (2013) A model of chlorophyll a fluorescence induction kinetics with explicit description of structural constraints of individual photosystem II units. Photosynthesis Research 117: 339-354.

20. Mercedes Xu,Yuanyuan Li, Hui Zhang, Sisi Wang, Ye Tian, Xin-Guang Zhu (2013) Whole transcriptome analysis using next-generation sequencing of model species Setaria viridis to support C-4 photosynthesis research Plant Molecular Biology 83: 77-87.

21. Qingfeng Song, Guilian Zhang, Xin-Guang Zhu (2013) Optimal crop canopy architecture to maximise canopy photosynthetic CO2 uptake under elevated CO2 - a theoretical study using a mechanistic model of canopy photosynthesis Functional Plant Biology 40: 108-124.

22. Xin-Guang Zhu, Yu Wang, Donald R Ort and Stephen P Long (2012) e-photosynthesis: a comprehensive dynamic mechanistic model of C3 photosynthesis: from light capture to sucrose synthesis Plant Cell & Environment 36:1711-27.

23. Danny Tholen, Carolina Boom, Xin-Guang Zhu (2012) Opinion: prospects for improving photosynthesis by altering leaf anatomy. Plant Science 197: 92-101.

24. Danny Tholen, Gilbert Ethier, Steeve Pepin, Bernard Genty, Xin-Guang Zhu (2012). Variable mesophyll conductance revisited -- theoretical background and experimental implications. Plant Cell & Environment 35: 2087-103.

25. Xin-Guang Zhu, Qingfeng Song, Donald R Ort (2012) Elements of a dynamic systems model of canopy photosynthesis. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 15: 237-44.

26. Fu-Qiao Xu, Wei-Min Ma, Xin-Guang Zhu (2011) Introducing pyruvate oxidase into the chloroplast of Chlamydomonas reinhardtiiincreases oxygen consumption and promotes hydrogen production. International Journal of Hydrogen Research 36: 10648-10654

27. Rowan Sage, Xin-Guang Zhu (2011) Exploiting the engine of C4 photosynthesis.Journal of Experimental Botany 62:2989-3000.

28. Vivek Thakur, Samart Wanchana, Mercedes Xu, Richard Bruskiewich, William Paul Quick, Axel Mosig, Xin-Guang Zhu (2011) Characterization of parameters in plant microRNA prediction. BMC Genomics 12:108.

29. Danny Tholen, Xin-Guang Zhu (2011) The mechanistic basis of internal conductance – A theoretical analysis using a 3D reaction diffusion model of mesophyll cell photosynthesis. Plant Physiology 156:90-105.

30. Xin-Guang Zhu, Guilian Zhang, Danny Tholen, Yu Wang, Changpeng Xin, Qingfeng Song (2011) The next generation models for crops and agro-ecosystems. Science China: Information Sciences 54(3) 1-9. Donald R Ort, Xin-Guang Zhu, Anastasios Melis(2011)Optimizing antenna size to maximize photosynthetic efficiency. Plant Physiology 155:79-85.

31. Xin-Guang Zhu, Lanlan Shan, Yu Wang, William Paul Quick (2010) C4 Rice – an arena for systems biology research. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 52:762-70.

32. Thomas P. Brutnell, Wang Lin, Swartwood Kerry, Goldschmidt Alexander, Jackson David, Xin-Guang Zhu, Elizabeth Kellogg and Joyce Van Eck(2010) Setaria viridis: a model for C4 photosynthesis. Plant Cell 22:2537-44.

33. Martin A. J. Parry, Reynolds Matthew, Michael E. Salvucci, Christine Raines, P. John Andralojc, Xin-Guang Zhu,Dean Price, Anthony G. Condon,Robert T. Furbank.(2010) Raising yield potential of wheat. II. Increasing photosynthetic capacity and efficiency. Journal of Experimental Botany. 62(2):453-67.

34. Xin-Guang Zhu, Stephen P Long, Donald R Ort (2010)Improving photosynthetic eficiency for greater yield.Annual Review of Plant Biology 61: 235-261.

35. Xin-Guang Zhu (2010) Systems-level modeling—A new approach for engineering efficient photosynthetic machinery. Journal of Biotechnology 149: 201-208.

36. Xin-Guang Zhu, Stephen.P.Long, Donald R Ort (2008) What is the maximum efficiency with which photosynthesis can convert solar energy into biomass? Current Opinion in Biotechnology 19: 153-159.

37. Xin-Guang Zhu, Eric de Sturler, Rafal Alba (2008) A simple model of the Calvin cycle has only one physiologically feasible steady state under the same external conditions. Nonlinear Analysis 3:1490-1499.

38. Shaowen Wang, Xin-Guang Zhu (2008) Coupling Cyberinfrastructure and Geographic Information Systems to Empower Ecological and Environmental Research. Bioscience 58: 6-7.

39. Xin-Guang Zhu, Eric de Sturler, Stephen P Long (2007) Optimizing the Distribution of Resources between Enzymes of Carbon Metabolism Can Dramatically Increase Photosynthetic Rate: A Numerical Simulation Using an Evolutionary Algorithm. Plant Physiology 145: 513-526.

40. Stephen P Long, Xin-Guang Zhu, Shawna Naidu, Donald R Ort (2006) Can improvement in photosynthesis increase crop yields? Plant Cell and Environment29: 315-330.

41. Xin-Guang Zhu, Govindjee, Neil R Baker, Eric de Sturler, Stephen P Long (2005) Chlorophyll a fluorescence induction kinetics in leaves predicted from a model describing each discrete step of excitation energy and electron transfer associated with Photosystem II. Planta223: 114-133.

42. Xin-Guang Zhu, Archie Portis, Stephen P Long (2004) Would transformation of C3 crop plants with foreign Rubisco increase productivity? A computational analysis extrapolating from kinetic properties to canopy photosynthesis. Plant Cell and Environment27:155-165.

43. Xin-Guang Zhu, John Whitmarsh, Donald R Ort, Stephen P Long (2004) The slow reversibility of photosystem II thermal energy dissipation on transfer from high to low light may cause large losses in carbon gain by crop canopies: a theoretical analysis. Journal of Experimental Botany55: 1167-1175.