Zhongyi Li

Summary

Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The starch branching enzyme I locus from Aegilops tauschii, the donor of the D genome to wheat
    Go Suzuki
    Osaka Kyoiku University, Osaka 582 8582, Japan
    Funct Integr Genomics 3:69-75. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Starch branching enzyme IIb in wheat is expressed at low levels in the endosperm compared to other cereals and encoded at a non-syntenic locus
    Ahmed Regina
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Plant Industry, P O Box 1600, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, Australia
    Planta 222:899-909. 2005
  3. pmc miRNA regulation in the early development of barley seed
    Julien Curaba
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia
    BMC Plant Biol 12:120. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The structural organisation of the gene encoding class II starch synthase of wheat and barley and the evolution of the genes encoding starch synthases in plants
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Division of Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Funct Integr Genomics 3:76-85. 2003
  5. pmc The barley amo1 locus is tightly linked to the starch synthase IIIa gene and negatively regulates expression of granule-bound starch synthetic genes
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Food Future National Research Flagship, GPO Box 1600, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia
    J Exp Bot 62:5217-31. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Detailed comparison between the wheat chromosome group 7 short arms and the rice chromosome arms 6S and 8L with special reference to genes involved in starch biosynthesis
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Plant Industry, G P O Box 1600, 2601, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Funct Integr Genomics 4:231-40. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterisation of disproportionating enzyme from wheat endosperm
    Nicole S Bresolin
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Planta 224:20-31. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Down-regulation of Glucan, Water-Dikinase activity in wheat endosperm increases vegetative biomass and yield
    Jean Philippe Ral
    CSIRO Food Futures National Research Flagship, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Plant Biotechnol J 10:871-82. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Barley sex6 mutants lack starch synthase IIa activity and contain a starch with novel properties
    Matthew K Morell
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra 2600, Australia
    Plant J 34:173-85. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Characterization of starch phosphorylases in barley grains
    Jody E Higgins
    CSIRO Plant Industry, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Sci Food Agric 93:2137-45. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The starch branching enzyme I locus from Aegilops tauschii, the donor of the D genome to wheat
    Go Suzuki
    Osaka Kyoiku University, Osaka 582 8582, Japan
    Funct Integr Genomics 3:69-75. 2003
    ..Multiple but distinct cDNAs containing SBE I-related sequences have been reported and these could arise from the SBE I locus by different transcription/splicing regimes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Starch branching enzyme IIb in wheat is expressed at low levels in the endosperm compared to other cereals and encoded at a non-syntenic locus
    Ahmed Regina
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Plant Industry, P O Box 1600, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, Australia
    Planta 222:899-909. 2005
    ..In a further difference to maize and rice, the genes for SBE IIa and SBE IIb are both located on the long arm of chromosome 2 in wheat, in a position not expected from rice-maize-wheat synteny...
  3. pmc miRNA regulation in the early development of barley seed
    Julien Curaba
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia
    BMC Plant Biol 12:120. 2012
    ..To investigate how miRNA regulation contributes to this process in barley, a combination of small RNA and mRNA degradome analyses were used to identify miRNAs and their targets...
  4. ncbi request reprint The structural organisation of the gene encoding class II starch synthase of wheat and barley and the evolution of the genes encoding starch synthases in plants
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Division of Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Funct Integr Genomics 3:76-85. 2003
    ..tauschii and Arabidopsis showed that the exon-intron structures are essentially conserved. Separate and distinct genes for the individual starch synthases therefore existed before the separation of monocotyledons and dicotyledons...
  5. pmc The barley amo1 locus is tightly linked to the starch synthase IIIa gene and negatively regulates expression of granule-bound starch synthetic genes
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Food Future National Research Flagship, GPO Box 1600, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia
    J Exp Bot 62:5217-31. 2011
    ..It is therefore proposed that amo1 may be a negative regulator of other genes of starch synthesis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Detailed comparison between the wheat chromosome group 7 short arms and the rice chromosome arms 6S and 8L with special reference to genes involved in starch biosynthesis
    Zhongyi Li
    CSIRO Plant Industry, G P O Box 1600, 2601, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Funct Integr Genomics 4:231-40. 2004
    ..Therefore, there appears to be considerable variation in gene order between wheat chromosome 7S and rice chromosome 6S and 8L...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterisation of disproportionating enzyme from wheat endosperm
    Nicole S Bresolin
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Planta 224:20-31. 2006
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  8. doi request reprint Down-regulation of Glucan, Water-Dikinase activity in wheat endosperm increases vegetative biomass and yield
    Jean Philippe Ral
    CSIRO Food Futures National Research Flagship, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Plant Biotechnol J 10:871-82. 2012
    ..These findings provide a potentially important novel mechanism to increase biomass and grain yield in crop improvement programmes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Barley sex6 mutants lack starch synthase IIa activity and contain a starch with novel properties
    Matthew K Morell
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra 2600, Australia
    Plant J 34:173-85. 2003
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  10. doi request reprint Characterization of starch phosphorylases in barley grains
    Jody E Higgins
    CSIRO Plant Industry, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Sci Food Agric 93:2137-45. 2013
    ..Starch is synthesized in both leaves and storage tissues of plants. The role of starch syntheses and branching enzymes is well understood; however, the role of starch phosphorylase is not clear...
  11. pmc A high-throughput method for the detection of homologous gene deletions in hexaploid wheat
    Timothy L Fitzgerald
    CSIRO Plant Industry, 306 Carmody Road, St Lucia, QLD 4067, Australia
    BMC Plant Biol 10:264. 2010
    ..g. heavy ion irradiation) that frequently generate whole-gene deletions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of resistant starches in plants
    Matthew K Morell
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
    J AOAC Int 87:740-8. 2004
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  13. pmc Over-expression of microRNA171 affects phase transitions and floral meristem determinancy in barley
    Julien Curaba
    CSIRO Plant Industry, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    BMC Plant Biol 13:6. 2013
    ..In Arabidopsis miR171 represses differentiation of axillary meristems by repressing expression of SCARECROW-LIKE(SCL) transcription factors, however the role of miR171 has not been examined in other plants...
  14. ncbi request reprint Processing of novel elevated amylose wheats: functional properties and starch digestibility of extruded products
    Helene Chanvrier
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Food Futures National Research Flagship, P O Box 93, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10248-57. 2007
    ..These results are discussed in terms of starch molecular architecture and product microstructure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of starch synthase IIa gene dosage on grain, protein and starch in endosperm of wheat
    Christine Konik-Rose
    CSIRO Food Futures Flagship, PO Box 93, North Ryde, NSW 1670, Australia
    Theor Appl Genet 115:1053-65. 2007
    ..These results illustrate the importance of SSIIa in controlling grain and starch properties and the importance of amylopectin fine structure in controlling starch granule properties in wheat...
  16. pmc High-amylose wheat generated by RNA interference improves indices of large-bowel health in rats
    Ahmed Regina
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Food Futures National Research Flagship, P O Box 93, North Ryde 1670, NSW, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:3546-51. 2006
    ..These results indicate that this high-amylose wheat has a significant potential to improve human health through its resistant starch content...
  17. pmc Complementation of sugary-1 phenotype in rice endosperm with the wheat isoamylase1 gene supports a direct role for isoamylase1 in amylopectin biosynthesis
    Akiko Kubo
    Akita Prefectural University, Akita 010 0195, Japan
    Plant Physiol 137:43-56. 2005
    ..The impact of expression levels of ISA1 on starch structure and properties provides support for the view that ISA1 is directly involved in the synthesis of amylopectin...
  18. pmc Circadian clock regulation of starch metabolism establishes GBSSI as a major contributor to amylopectin synthesis in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
    Jean Philippe Ral
    Unite de Glycobiologie Structurale et Fonctionnelle, Unité Mixte de Recherche 8576, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Institut Fédératif de Recherche, 59655 Villeneuve d Ascq cedex, France
    Plant Physiol 142:305-17. 2006
    ..Maintenance in higher plant leaves of circadian clock control of GBSSI transcription is discussed...
  19. pmc Role of the Escherichia coli glgX gene in glycogen metabolism
    David Dauvillee
    CSIRO UMR8576, Cite Scientifique, Villeneuve d Ascq, France
    J Bacteriol 187:1465-73. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the GlgX protein is predominantly involved in glycogen catabolism by selectively debranching the polysaccharide outer chains that were previously recessed by glycogen phosphorylase...