Youli Yao

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Affiliation: University of Lethbridge
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Abiotic stress leads to somatic and heritable changes in homologous recombination frequency, point mutation frequency and microsatellite stability in Arabidopsis plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, T1K 3M4 Alberta, Canada
    Mutat Res 707:61-6. 2011
  2. doi request reprint ddm1 plants are sensitive to methyl methane sulfonate and NaCl stresses and are deficient in DNA repair
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, University Drive 4401, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell Rep 31:1549-61. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Differential sensitivity of Arabidopsis siRNA biogenesis mutants to genotoxic stress
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, University Drive 4401, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Plant Cell Rep 29:1401-10. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Local infection with oilseed rape mosaic virus promotes genetic rearrangements in systemic Arabidopsis tissue
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, T1K 3M4, Alberta, Canada
    Mutat Res 709:7-14. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Genome stability of Arabidopsis atm, ku80 and rad51b mutants: somatic and transgenerational responses to stress
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell Physiol 54:982-9. 2013
  6. pmc Transgenerational adaptation of Arabidopsis to stress requires DNA methylation and the function of Dicer-like proteins
    Alex Boyko
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e9514. 2010
  7. pmc Perception of volatiles produced by UVC-irradiated plants alters the response to viral infection in naïve neighboring plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada
    Plant Signal Behav 7:741-5. 2012
  8. pmc UV-C-irradiated Arabidopsis and tobacco emit volatiles that trigger genomic instability in neighboring plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell 23:3842-52. 2011
  9. pmc Microsatellite instability in Arabidopsis increases with plant development
    Andrey Golubov
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Plant Physiol 154:1415-27. 2010
  10. pmc Lifetime stress cumulatively programs brain transcriptome and impedes stroke recovery: benefit of sensory stimulation
    Fabiola C R Zucchi
    Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Departments of Medicine and Biological Sciences, University of Mato Grosso State, Caceres, MT, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e92130. 2014

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Abiotic stress leads to somatic and heritable changes in homologous recombination frequency, point mutation frequency and microsatellite stability in Arabidopsis plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, T1K 3M4 Alberta, Canada
    Mutat Res 707:61-6. 2011
    ..We thus conclude that transgenerational changes in genome stability in response to stress primarily involve an increase in recombination frequency...
  2. doi request reprint ddm1 plants are sensitive to methyl methane sulfonate and NaCl stresses and are deficient in DNA repair
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, University Drive 4401, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell Rep 31:1549-61. 2012
    ..Finally, in vitro DNA excision repair assay showed lower capacity for ddm1 mutant. Our results provided a new example of a link between genetic genome stability and epigenetic genome stability...
  3. doi request reprint Differential sensitivity of Arabidopsis siRNA biogenesis mutants to genotoxic stress
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, University Drive 4401, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Plant Cell Rep 29:1401-10. 2010
    ..Our data suggest that plant response to MMS is in part regulated through biogenesis of various siRNAs...
  4. doi request reprint Local infection with oilseed rape mosaic virus promotes genetic rearrangements in systemic Arabidopsis tissue
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, T1K 3M4, Alberta, Canada
    Mutat Res 709:7-14. 2011
    ..To summarize, our data demonstrate that local ORMV infection destabilizes the genome in systemic tissues of Arabidopsis plants in various ways resulting in large rearrangements, point mutations and microsatellite instability...
  5. doi request reprint Genome stability of Arabidopsis atm, ku80 and rad51b mutants: somatic and transgenerational responses to stress
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell Physiol 54:982-9. 2013
    ..They also showed that the HR RAD51B protein and the protein ATM that recognized damaged DNA might play an important role in transgenerational changes in HRF...
  6. pmc Transgenerational adaptation of Arabidopsis to stress requires DNA methylation and the function of Dicer-like proteins
    Alex Boyko
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e9514. 2010
    ..Our results are consistent with the hypothesis that stress-induced transgenerational responses in Arabidopsis depend on altered DNA methylation and smRNA silencing pathways...
  7. pmc Perception of volatiles produced by UVC-irradiated plants alters the response to viral infection in naïve neighboring plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada
    Plant Signal Behav 7:741-5. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc UV-C-irradiated Arabidopsis and tobacco emit volatiles that trigger genomic instability in neighboring plants
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell 23:3842-52. 2011
    ..Finally, various forms of stress resulting in the formation of necrotic lesions also generate a volatile signal that leads to genomic instability...
  9. pmc Microsatellite instability in Arabidopsis increases with plant development
    Andrey Golubov
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Plant Physiol 154:1415-27. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Lifetime stress cumulatively programs brain transcriptome and impedes stroke recovery: benefit of sensory stimulation
    Fabiola C R Zucchi
    Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada Departments of Medicine and Biological Sciences, University of Mato Grosso State, Caceres, MT, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 9:e92130. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that beneficial experience later in life can moderate adverse consequences of early programming to improve cerebrovascular health. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Transcriptome analysis reveals fundamental differences in plant response to acute and chronic exposure to ionizing radiation
    Igor Kovalchuk
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Mutat Res 624:101-13. 2007
    ..Plants exposed to chronic but not acute radiation showed early flowering; transcriptome analysis also revealed induction of flowering genes in "chronic" group...
  12. pmc Transgenerational changes in the genome stability and methylation in pathogen-infected plants: (virus-induced plant genome instability)
    Alexander Boyko
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada
    Nucleic Acids Res 35:1714-25. 2007
    ..Increased recombination events combined with the specific methylation pattern induced by pathogen attack could be a sign of an adaptive response by plants...
  13. doi request reprint Genome stability in the uvh6 mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Andriy Bilichak
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, University Drive 4401, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Plant Cell Rep 33:979-91. 2014
    ..Our data suggest that UVH6 may be involved in the repair of strand breaks and excision repair, but it is unlikely that UVH6 is required for transgenerational increase in HRF...
  14. pmc Maternal stress induces epigenetic signatures of psychiatric and neurological diseases in the offspring
    Fabiola C R Zucchi
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e56967. 2013
    ..These observations provide a new mechanistic association between environmental and genetic risk factors in psychiatric and neurological disease...
  15. doi request reprint Transient down-regulation of the RNA silencing machinery increases efficiency of Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of Arabidopsis
    Andriy Bilichak
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada
    Plant Biotechnol J 12:590-600. 2014
    ..This is the first report demonstrating the increase in the plant transformation rate via VIGS-mediated transient down-regulation of the components of epigenetic machinery in reproductive tissue...
  16. pmc A systemic increase in the recombination frequency upon local infection of Arabidopsis thaliana plants with oilseed rape mosaic virus depends on plant age, the initial inoculum concentration and the time for virus replication
    Youli Yao
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge Lethbridge, AB, Canada
    Front Plant Sci 4:61. 2013
    ..We found that an increase in genome instability in systemic tissues of locally infected plants depends on plant age, the concentration of initial inoculums and the time of viral replication...
  17. ncbi request reprint Double-strand break repair machinery is sensitive to UV radiation
    Yaroslav Ilnytskyy
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada T1K 3M4
    J Mol Biol 345:707-15. 2005
    ..We discuss the UV-sensitivity of various repair enzymes as well as possible mechanisms of involvement of error-prone polymerases in processing of DSBs...
  18. pmc Transgenerational phenotypic and epigenetic changes in response to heat stress in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Zoë Migicovsky
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB Canada
    Plant Signal Behav 9:e27971. 2014
    ..Overall, the progeny of heat stressed plants varied in both their physiology and epigenome and dcl2 and dcl3 mutants were partially deficient for these changes. ..