Xinli Xia


Affiliation: Beijing Forestry University
Country: China


  1. Shuai P, Liang D, Tang S, Zhang Z, Ye C, Su Y, et al. Genome-wide identification and functional prediction of novel and drought-responsive lincRNAs in Populus trichocarpa. J Exp Bot. 2014;65:4975-83 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 504 lincRNAs were found to be drought responsive, eight of which were confirmed by RT-qPCR. These findings provide a comprehensive view of Populus lincRNAs, which will enable in-depth functional analysis. ..
  2. Wang D, Meng S, Su W, Bao Y, Lu Y, Yin W, et al. Genome-Wide Analysis of Multiple Organellar RNA Editing Factor Family in Poplar Reveals Evolution and Roles in Drought Stress. Int J Mol Sci. 2019;20: pubmed publisher
    ..These results provide a solid foundation for further analyses of the functions and molecular evolution of MORF genes in poplar, and, in particular, for improving the drought resistance of poplar by genetics manipulation. ..
  3. Wang J, Han S, Yin W, Xia X, Liu C. Comparison of Reliable Reference Genes Following Different Hormone Treatments by Various Algorithms for qRT-PCR Analysis of Metasequoia. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;20: pubmed publisher
    ..Our study provides a foundation for reference gene normalization when analyzing gene expression in Metasequoia. ..
  4. Meng S, Wang S, Quan J, Su W, Lian C, Wang D, et al. Distinct Carbon and Nitrogen Metabolism of Two Contrasting Poplar Species in Response to Different N Supply Levels. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    ..These data suggest that poplars can differentially manage C/N metabolism and photosynthate allocation under different N supply conditions. ..
  5. Zhao N, Zhang Y, Li Q, Li R, Xia X, Qin X, et al. Identification and expression of a stearoyl-ACP desaturase gene responsible for oleic acid accumulation in Xanthoceras sorbifolia seeds. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015;87:9-16 pubmed publisher
    ..A preliminary tobacco rattle virus-based virus-induced gene silencing system established in X. sorbifolia can also be helpful for further analyzing the functions of XsSAD and other oil synthesis-related genes in woody plants. ..
  6. Wang H, Li L, Tang S, Yuan C, Tian Q, Su Y, et al. Evaluation of Appropriate Reference Genes for Reverse Transcription-Quantitative PCR Studies in Different Tissues of a Desert Poplar via Comparision of Different Algorithms. Int J Mol Sci. 2015;16:20468-91 pubmed publisher
    ..g., a combination of Actin, EF1α, GAPDH, RP, UBQ in root) should be used instead of a single reference gene. These results are valuable for research of gene identification in different P. euphratica tissues. ..
  7. Lian C, Yao K, Duan H, Li Q, Liu C, Yin W, et al. Exploration of ABA Responsive miRNAs Reveals a New Hormone Signaling Crosstalk Pathway Regulating Root Growth of Populus euphratica. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our genome-wide analysis of the miRNAs provides a new insight into the mechanism of ABA regulation of root growth in Populus. ..
  8. Chen J, Tian Q, Pang T, Jiang L, Wu R, Xia X, et al. Deep-sequencing transcriptome analysis of low temperature perception in a desert tree, Populus euphratica. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:326 pubmed publisher
    ..The potential cold stress related transcripts identified in this study provide valuable information for further understanding the molecular mechanisms of low temperature perception in P. euphratica. ..
  9. Shuai P, Su Y, Liang D, Zhang Z, Xia X, Yin W. Identification of phasiRNAs and their drought- responsiveness in Populus trichocarpa. FEBS Lett. 2016;590:3616-3627 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of these Populus phasiRNA will contribute to a better understanding of their function and regulation during drought stress. ..

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  1. Guo H, Wang H, Liu Q, An H, Liu C, Xia X, et al. 15N-labeled ammonium nitrogen uptake and physiological responses of poplar exposed to PM2.5 particles. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:500-508 pubmed publisher
    ..5 treatment time, indicating that stomatal limitation is a major reason for Pn reduction. This study may provide novel insights into the relationship between PM2.5 pollution and plants. ..
  2. Shuai P, Liang D, Zhang Z, Yin W, Xia X. Identification of drought-responsive and novel Populus trichocarpa microRNAs by high-throughput sequencing and their targets using degradome analysis. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:233 pubmed publisher
    ..Drought is a common stress that limits the growth of plants. To obtain more insight into the role of miRNAs in drought stress, Illumina sequencing of Populus trichocarpa sRNAs was implemented...
  3. Pang T, Ye C, Xia X, Yin W. De novo sequencing and transcriptome analysis of the desert shrub, Ammopiptanthus mongolicus, during cold acclimation using Illumina/Solexa. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:488 pubmed publisher
    ..Studies of differentially expressed genes involved in cold-related metabolic pathways and transcription factors facilitate the discovery of cold-resistance genes. ..
  4. Liang D, Zhang Z, Wu H, Huang C, Shuai P, Ye C, et al. Single-base-resolution methylomes of Populus trichocarpa reveal the association between DNA methylation and drought stress. BMC Genet. 2014;15 Suppl 1:S9 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings may provide valuable new insight into our understanding of the interaction between gene expression and methylation of drought responses in Populus. ..
  5. Dong Y, Wang C, Han X, Tang S, Liu S, Xia X, et al. A novel bHLH transcription factor PebHLH35 from Populus euphratica confers drought tolerance through regulating stomatal development, photosynthesis and growth in Arabidopsis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014;450:453-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that PebHLH35 functions as a positive regulator of drought stress responses by regulating stomatal density, stomatal aperture, photosynthesis and growth. ..
  6. An H, Zhang G, Liu C, Guo H, Yin W, Xia X. Characterization of PM2.5-bound polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and its deposition in Populus tomentosa leaves in Beijing. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:8504-8515 pubmed publisher
    ..5 concentration. Our results indicated that P. tomentosa may be used as a useful species for removing PAHs from the air and biomonitoring PAHs in atmosphere. ..
  7. Lu X, Dun H, Lian C, Zhang X, Yin W, Xia X. The role of peu-miR164 and its target PeNAC genes in response to abiotic stress in Populus euphratica. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2017;115:418-438 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aids in understanding the adaptability of P. euphratica to extreme drought and salt environment by analysing tissue-specific expression patterns of miR164-regulated and specific promoter-regulated PeNAC genes. ..