DR. WANG, Yiping (王益平)

Research Assistant Professor
EDUCATION

Ph.D. (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
B.Sc. (Lanzhou University)

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Molecular Mechanism of Plant Microbe Interaction
  • Functional Analysis and Molecular Mechanism of the Heterotrimeric G Protein in Stress Response and Development in Arabidopsis

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  1. Wang Y, Wu Y, Yu B, Yin Z, Xia Y. EXTRA-LARGE G PROTEINs Interact with E3 Ligases PUB4 and PUB2 and Function in Cytokinin and Developmental Processes. Plant Physiol, 2017. 173(2): p. 1235-1246.
  2. Zhang D, Zhou Y, Yin J, Yan X, Lin S, Xu W, Baluška F, Wang Y, Xia Y, Liang G, Liang J. Rice G-protein subunits qPE9-1 and RGB1 play distinct roles in abscisic acid responses and drought adaptation. J Exp Bot, 2015 Oct; 66(20):6371-84.
  3. Wang Y, Wu Y, Tang D. The autophagy gene, ATG18a, plays a negative role in powdery mildew resistance and mildew-induced cell death in Arabidopsis. Plant Signal Behav, 2011. 6, 1408–1410.
  4. Wang Y, Nishimura M, Zhao T, Tang D. ATG2, an autophagy-related protein, negatively affects powdery mildew resistance and mildew-induced cell death in Arabidopsis. Plant J, 2011 68, 74–87.

CONTACT DETAILS

Email: ypwang01@hkbu.edu.hk
Office: T702
Office Tel: (+852) 3411 5855