Affiliation: Peking University
Bai S. Plant Morphogenesis 123: a renaissance in modern botany?. Sci China Life Sci. 2019;62:453-466 pubmed publisher
..In addition to describing these questions, I address a more fundamental question for further discussion: why do people study plants? ..
Chen W, Drapek C, Li D, Xu Z, Benfey P, Bai S. Histone deacetylase HDA19 affects root cortical cell fate by interacting with SCARECROW. Plant Physiol. 2019;: pubmed publisher
..This work presents HDA19 and SCR as two further players in the regulation of cortical and epidermal cell specification and describes an additional function for SCR. ..
Bai S, Ge H, Qian H. Structure for energy cycle: a unique status of the second law of thermodynamics for living systems. Sci China Life Sci. 2018;61:1266-1273 pubmed publisher
..With additional features derived from this starting point, the IMFBC-centered "live" process spontaneously evolved into more complex living organisms with the characteristics currently known. ..
Chen R, Shen L, Wang D, Wang F, Zeng H, Chen Z, et al
. A Gene Expression Profiling of Early Rice Stamen Development that Reveals Inhibition of Photosynthetic Genes by OsMADS58. Mol Plant. 2015;8:1069-89 pubmed publisher
..These findings implicate a novel link between stamen identity determination and hypoxia status establishment. ..
Bai S, Xu Z. Unisexual cucumber flowers, sex and sex differentiation. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol. 2013;304:1-55 pubmed publisher
Li D, Chen W, Xu Z, Bai S. HISTONE DEACETYLASE6-Defective Mutants Show Increased Expression and Acetylation of ENHANCER OF TRIPTYCHON AND CAPRICE1 and GLABRA2 with Small But Significant Effects on Root Epidermis Cellular Pattern. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:1448-58 pubmed publisher
..Our findings thus provide new insights into the role of histone acetylation in root epidermis cell patterning. ..
Zhao F, Zheng Y, Zeng T, Sun R, Yang J, Li Y, et al
. Phosphorylation of SPOROCYTELESS/NOZZLE by the MPK3/6 Kinase Is Required for Anther Development. Plant Physiol. 2017;173:2265-2277 pubmed publisher
Chen Z, Liu X, Wang D, Chen R, Zhang X, Xu Z, et al
. Transcription Factor OsTGA10 Is a Target of the MADS Protein OsMADS8 and Is Required for Tapetum Development. Plant Physiol. 2018;176:819-835 pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, the defective endothecium in ostga10 implies that cell wall thickening of endothecium is dependent on tapetum development. ..