Affiliation: Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences
Wang L, Yu X, Wang H, Lu Y, de Ruiter M, Prins M, et al
. A novel class of heat-responsive small RNAs derived from the chloroplast genome of Chinese cabbage (Brassica rapa). BMC Genomics. 2011;12:289 pubmed publisher
Yang X, Ren W, Zhao Q, Zhang P, Wu F, He Y. Homodimerization of HYL1 ensures the correct selection of cleavage sites in primary miRNA. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014;42:12224-36 pubmed publisher
..These results suggest that HYL1 ensures the correct selection of pri-miRNA cleavage sites through homodimerization and thus contributes to gene silencing and plant development. ..
Jiang J, Bai J, Li S, Li X, Yang L, He Y. HTT2 promotes plant thermotolerance in Brassica rapa. BMC Plant Biol. 2018;18:127 pubmed publisher
..Our work provides a new approach to the genetic manipulation of thermotolerance in crops through the introduction of exogenous thermotolerance genes. ..
Zhang W, Mirlohi S, Li X, He Y. Identification of Functional Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms Affecting Leaf Hair Number in Brassica rapa. Plant Physiol. 2018;177:490-503 pubmed publisher
..crops. Moreover, the procedures optimized here can be used to explain the molecular mechanisms of natural variation and to facilitate the molecular breeding of many crops. ..
Li S, Liu J, Liu Z, Li X, Wu F, He Y. HEAT-INDUCED TAS1 TARGET1 Mediates Thermotolerance via HEAT STRESS TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR A1a-Directed Pathways in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2014;26:1764-1780 pubmed
..Taken together, these results suggest that HTT1 mediates thermotolerance pathways because it is targeted by TAS1a, mainly activated by HsfA1a, and acts as cofactor of Hsp70-14 complexes. ..
Yu X, Yang J, Li X, Liu X, Sun C, Wu F, et al
. Global analysis of cis-natural antisense transcripts and their heat-responsive nat-siRNAs in Brassica rapa. BMC Plant Biol. 2013;13:208 pubmed publisher
..rapa. Here, we took advantage of RNA-seq and small RNA (sRNA) deep sequencing technology to identify cis-NATs and heat responsive nat-siRNAs in B. rapa...