Chang Jun Liu

Summary

Affiliation: Brookhaven National Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

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    Zhang X, Liu C. Multifaceted regulations of gateway enzyme phenylalanine ammonia-lyase in the biosynthesis of phenylpropanoids. Mol Plant. 2014;: pubmed
  2. Zhang X, Liu C. Multifaceted regulations of gateway enzyme phenylalanine ammonia-lyase in the biosynthesis of phenylpropanoids. Mol Plant. 2015;8:17-27 pubmed publisher
  3. Cai Y, Bhuiya M, Shanklin J, Liu C. Engineering a monolignol 4-O-methyltransferase with high selectivity for the condensed lignin precursor coniferyl alcohol. J Biol Chem. 2015;290:26715-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The resulting enzyme variant represents an excellent candidate for modulating lignin composition and/or structure in planta. ..
  4. Gou M, Ran X, Martin D, Liu C. The scaffold proteins of lignin biosynthetic cytochrome P450 enzymes. Nat Plants. 2018;4:299-310 pubmed publisher
  5. Liu C, Miao Y, Zhang K. Sequestration and transport of lignin monomeric precursors. Molecules. 2011;16:710-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Deciphering molecular mechanisms for lignin precursor transport will support a better biotechnological solution to manipulate plant lignification for more efficient agricultural and industrial applications of cell wall biomass...
  6. Zhang X, Gou M, Guo C, Yang H, Liu C. Down-regulation of Kelch domain-containing F-box protein in Arabidopsis enhances the production of (poly)phenols and tolerance to ultraviolet radiation. Plant Physiol. 2015;167:337-50 pubmed publisher
    ..This study offers a biotechnological approach for engineering the production of useful phenolic chemicals and for increasing a plant's resistance to environmental stress. ..
  7. Gou M, Hou G, Yang H, Zhang X, Cai Y, Kai G, et al. The MYB107 Transcription Factor Positively Regulates Suberin Biosynthesis. Plant Physiol. 2017;173:1045-1058 pubmed publisher
    ..Identifying MYB107 as a positive regulator for seed coat suberin synthesis offers a basis for discovering the potential transcriptional network behind one of the most abundant lipid-based polymers in nature. ..
  8. Zhang X, Abrahan C, Colquhoun T, Liu C. A Proteolytic Regulator Controlling Chalcone Synthase Stability and Flavonoid Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2017;29:1157-1174 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study suggests that KFBCHS serves as a crucial negative regulator, via mediating CHS degradation, coordinately controlling flavonoid biosynthesis in response to the developmental cues and environmental stimuli. ..