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Zhanguo Xin
Plant Stress and Germplasm Development Research
Research Molecular Biologist

Phone: (806) 749-5560 ext. 5223
Fax: (806) 723-5272
3810 4TH STREET
LUBBOCK, TX, 79415

Projects
Enhancing Plant Resistance to Water-Deficit and Thermal Stresses in Economically Important Crops
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424775
Genetic Enhancement of Sorghum as a Versatile Crop
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 425249

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Morpho-physiological characterization of cold-and pre-flowering drought tolerance in grain Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) inbreds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Emendack, Y., Malinowski, D., Burke, J.J., Burow, G.B., Xin, Z. 2014. Morpho-physiological characterization of cold-and pre-flowering drought tolerance in grain Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. Moench) inbreds. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 4(12):1500-1516.
Phenotypic mutant library: potential for gene discovery - (Book / Chapter)
Xin, Z., Chen, J., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2014. Phenotypic mutant library: potential for gene discovery. In: Wang, Y-H, Upadhyaya, H.D., Kole, C., editors. Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Sorghum. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 284-302.
Proteome profiling of seed from inbred and mutant line of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Swapan, R., Abu, K., Hye-Rim, K., Soo-Jeong, K., Hee-Young, J., Jung-Hee, K., Jong-In, K., Tae-Seok, K., Xin, Z., Sun-Hee, W. 2014. Proteome profiling of seed from inbred and mutant line of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor). Australian Journal of Crop Science. 8(4):606-611.
Characterization of a multi-seeded (msd) mutant of sorghum that displays significant enhancement in seed number - (Proceedings) - (25-Mar-14)
A simple quantitative model to predict leaf area index in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narayanan, S., Aiken, R., Xin, Z., Prasad, V., Yu, J. 2014. A simple quantitative model to predict leaf area index in sorghum. Agronomy Journal. 106(1):219-226.
Enhancement of cold tolerance in sorghums - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z., Hayes, C.M., Huang, Y., Tesso, T. 2013. Enhancement of cold tolerance in sorghums. 2013 Sorghum Improvement Conference of North America, August 28-30, 2013, Lubbock, Texas. p. 22.
Developmental and genetic analysis of a short leaf mutant, a key resource for plant architecture modification in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z. 2013. Developmental and genetic analysis of a short leaf mutant, a key resource for plant architecture modification in sorghum. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. 71:271-280.
Transcriptome analysis of SNPs in an array of peanut cultivated and wild species accession using illumina sequencing - (Proceedings) - (15-Apr-13)
Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narayanan, S., Aiken, R., Xin, Z., Prasad, V., Yu, J. 2013. Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum. Crop Science. 105(3):649-656.
Bird-resistant pollination bags for sorghum breeding and germplasm maintenance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gitz, D.C., Baker, J.T., Xin, Z., Lascano, R.J., Burke, J.J., Duke, S.E. 2013. Bird-resistant pollination bags for sorghum breeding and germplasm maintenance. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 4(4):571-574.
Comparison if seepage rates in playa lakes in grassland and cropland basins, Texas High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Gitz, D.C., Xin, Z., Baker, J.T., Lascano, R.J. 2012. Comparison if seepage rates in playa lakes in grassland and cropland basins, Texas High Plains[abstract]. National Ground Water Association. December 4-7, 2012. Las Vegas, NV.
Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Narayanan, S., Aiken, R.M., Vara Prasad, P., Xin, Z. 2013. Water and radiation use efficiencies in sorghum. Agronomy Journal. 105(3):649-656.
Genetic Diversity in a Collection of Chinese Sorghum Landraces Assessed by Microsattelites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z. 2012. Genetic diversity in a collection of Chinese sorghum landraces assessed by microsattelites. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3:1722-1729.
Biomass Accretion and Yield of Erect Leafed and Conventional Sorghum at Low and High Population Densities - (Abstract Only)
Gitz, D.C., Xin, Z., Baker, J.T., Lascano, R.J. 2012. Biomass Accretion and Yield of Erect Leafed and Conventional Sorghum at Low and High Population Densities[abstract]. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America. October 21-25, 2012. Cincinnati, OH. Paper No. 362-5.
Evaluation of sweet sorghum as a feedstock by multiple harvests for sustainable bioenergy production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, M.L., Xin, Z., Tonnis, B.D., Farrell, G., Pinnow, D.L., Chen, Z., Davis, J., Yu, J., Hung, Y., Pederson, G.A. 2012. Evaluation of sweet sorghum as a feedstock by multiple harvests for sustainable bioenergy production. Journal of Sustainable Bioenergy Systems (JSBS). 2:122-137.
Development and genetic analyses of early season cold tolerant sorghum germplasm - (Abstract Only) - (28-Aug-12)
Characterization of maize inbred lines for drought and heat tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, J., Xu, W., Velten, J.P., Xin, Z., Stout, J.E. 2012. Characterization of maize inbred lines for drought and heat tolerance. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 67(5):354-364.
A high throughput DNA extraction method with high yield and quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Chen, J. 2012. A high throughput DNA extraction method with high yield and quality. Plant Methods. 8:26.
Registration of a diverse collection of sorghum genetic stocks - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Burow, G.B., Woodfin, C.A., Franks, C., Klein, R.R., Schertz, K.F., Pederson, G.A., Burke, J.J. 2013. Registration of a diverse collection of sorghum genetic stocks. Journal of Plant Registrations. 7:119-124.
Identification of differentially expressed genes in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) brown midrib mutants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yan, L., Liu, S., Zhao, S., Kang, Y., Wang, D., Gu, T., Xin, Z., Xia, G., Huang, Y. 2012. Identification of differentially expressed genes in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) brown midrib mutants. Physiologia Plantarum. 146(4):375-387.
Sorghum mutant library and TILLING - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Burow, G.B., Chen, J., Burke, J.J. 2012. Sorghum mutant library and TILLING [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. p. 132.
Leaf dhurrin content is a quantitative measure of the level of pre- and post-flowering drought tolerance in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burke, J.J., Chen, J., Burow, G.B., Rosenow, D., Mechref, Y., Payton, P.R., Xin, Z. 2013. Leaf dhurrin content is a quantitative measure of the level of pre- and post-flowering drought tolerance in sorghum. Crop Science. 53(3):1056-1065.
Identification and characterization of 4 missense mutations in brown midrib 12 (Bmr12); the caffeic O-methyltranferase (COMT) of sorghum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sattler, S.E., Palmer, N.A., Saballos, A., Greene, A.M., Xin, Z., Sarath, G., Vermerris, W., Pedersen, J.F. 2012. Identification and characterization of 4 missense mutations in brown midrib 12 (Bmr12); the caffeic O-methyltranferase (COMT) of sorghum. BioEnergy Research. 5: 855-865. DOI 10.1007/s12155-012-9197.
Sorghum Brown midrib 2 (Bmr2) gene encodes the major 4-coumarate Coenzyme A ligase involved in lignin synthesis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Saballos, A., Sattler, S.E., Sanchez, E., Foster, T., Xin, Z., Kang, C., Pedersen, J.F., Vermerris, W. 2012. Sorghum Brown midrib 2 (Bmr2) gene encodes the major 4-coumarate Coenzyme A ligase involved in lignin synthesis. Plant Journal. 70:818-830.
Effect of solar loading on greenhouse containers used in transpiration efficiency screening - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gitz, D.C., Xin, Z., Baker, J.T., Lascano, R.J., Burke, J.J. 2012. Effect of solar loading on greenhouse containers used in transpiration efficiency screening. Agronomy Journal. 104(2):388-392.
Gene Mutagensis Systems and Resources for the Saccharinae - (Book / Chapter)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L., Chopra, S., Wang, P. 2013. Gene Mutagensis Systems and Resources for the Saccharinae. In: Patterson, A.H., editor. Plant Genetics and Genomics: Crops and Models. New York, NY:Springer Publishing Company. 11:p. 169-185.
Sorghum TILLING - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2011. Sorghum TILLING [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. Paper No. 333-4.
Genetic enhancement of cold tolerance to overcome a major limitation in sorghum - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Franks, C., Xin, Z. 2011. Genetic enhancement of cold tolerance to overcome a major limitation in sorghum. American Seed Trade Association Conference Proceedings. 1.
Development of drought and/or heat tolerant crop varieties, an adaptation approach to mitigate impact of climate change on agriculture - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xu, W., Xin, Z. 2011. Development of drought and/or heat tolerant crop varieties, an adaptation approach to mitigate impact of climate change on agriculture [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. p. 121.
Sorghum as a Versatile Feedstock for Bioenergy Production - (Review Article)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L. 2011. Sorghum as a versatile feedstock for bioenergy production. Biofuels. 2(5):577-588.
Sorghum Mutant Library as a Genetic Resource to Improve Biomass Yield and BioEnergy Conversion Efficiency - (Abstract Only) - (25-Jul-11)
Next generation transcriptome sequencing of the high oleic peanut Cultivar OLin and Identification of SNPs between cultivars. - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Xin, Z., Chopra, R., Swaroop, S., Burow, M. 2011. Next generation transcriptome sequencing of the high oleic peanut Cultivar OLin and Identification of SNPs between cultivars.. American Peanut Research and Education Society Proceedings, July 11-14, 2011, San Antonio, Texas. p. 51.
Sorghum TILLING Population - A Community Resource for Sorghum Improvement - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Cross, M.J., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2011. Sorghum TILLING Population - A Community Resource for Sorghum Improvement [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. Paper No. 15020.
Genetic dissection of bioenergy traits in sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Vermerris, W., Saballos, A., Felderoff, T., Mitchell, S., Rooney, W., Murray, S., Kresovich, S., Pedersen, J.F., Sattler, S.E., Xin, Z. 2011. Genetic dissection of bioenergy traits in sorghum. Meeting Abstract presented at Genomic Science Contractor-Grantee Workshop/USDA-DOE Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy Awardee Meeting, April 10-13, 2011. Published online at https://www.orau.gov/gtl2011/abstracts/vermerris_wilfred.pdf.
Genetic Dissection of Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Sorghum - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Franks, C., Xin, Z. 2011. Genetic Dissection of Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Sorghum. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. January 15-19, 2011. San Diego, Califonia. Paper No. W540.
Regulated AtHKT1 Gene Expression by a Distal Enhancer Element and DNA Methylation in the Promoter Plays an Important Role in Salt Tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baek, D., Jiang, J., Chung, J., Chen, J., Xin, Z., Shi, H. 2011. Regulated AtHKT1 gene expression by a distal enhancer element and DNA methylation in the promoter plays an important role in salt tolerance. Plant Cell Physiology. 52(1):149-161.
Variation of Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum - (Abstract Only) - (17-Sep-10)
Genetic dissection of early season cold tolerance in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z. 2011. Genetic dissection of early season cold tolerance in sorghum. Molecular Breeding. 28:391-402.
Registration of the IS3620C/BTx623 recombinant inbred mapping population of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. [Moench.]) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Klein, R.R., Klein, P.E., Franks, C.D., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z., Pederson, G.A., Schertz, K.F. 2011. Registration of the IS3620C/BTx623 recombinant inbred mapping population of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. [Moench.]). Journal of Plant Registrations. 5(1):141-145.
Variation in transpiration efficiency in sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R., Burke, J.J., Burow, G.B. 2010. Variation in transpiration efficiency in sorghum [abstract].
An Essential Component in Chloroplast Development and Maintenance at Moderate High Temperature in Higher Plants: Chloroplast-targeted FtsH11 Proteases - (Abstract Only) - (30-Jun-10)
Role of phosphatidic acid in high temperature tolerance in maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, J., Xu, W., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z. 2010. Role of phosphatidic acid in high temperature tolerance in maize. Crop Science. 50(6):2506-2515.
Genetic Dissection of Bioenergy Traits in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Vermerris, W., Saballos, A., Kresovich, S., Murray, S., Rooney, W., Pedersen, J.F., Sattler, S.E., Xin, Z. 2010. Genetic Dissection of Bioenergy Traits in Sorghum. Abstract presented at 32nd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals in Clearwater, FL, April 19-22, 2010. URL: www.http://sim.confex.com/sim/32nd/webprogrampreliminary/Paper15145.html
Selection System for the Stay-Green Drought Tolerance Trait in Sorghum Germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burke, J.J., Franks, C., Burow, G.B., Xin, Z. 2010. Selection System for the Stay-Green Drought Tolerance Trait in Sorghum Germplasm. Agronomy Journal. 102(4):1118-1122.
Early season cold tolerance in sorghum - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Franks, C., Xin, Z., Tesso, T., O'Rear, J. 2010. Early season cold tolerance in sorghum. Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America Meeting, October 31-November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California. Paper No. 195-2.
Selection System for the "Stay-green" Drought Tolerance Trait in Sorghum Germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burke, J.J., Franks, C.D., Burow, G.B., Xin, Z. 2010. Selection system for the "Stay-green" drought tolerance trait in sorghum germplasm. Agronomy Journal. 102(4):1118-1122.
Genetic Dissection of Bioenergy Traits in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Vermerris, W., Saballos, A., Pedersen, J.F., Sattler, S.E., Kresovich, S., Murray, S., Rooney, W., Xin, Z. 2010. Genetic Dissection of Bioenergy Traits in Sorghum. PAGXVIII Abst. P364
Sorghum TILLING Population - A Community Resource for Shorghum Improvement. - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2009. Sorghum TILLING Population - A Community Resource for Shorghum Improvement[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Drought tolerance evaluation in maize germplasms: A field study - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Mahan, J.R., Payton, P.R., Xu, W., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z. 2009. Drought tolerance evaluation in maize germplasms: A field study [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. CDROM.
An enzyme regulating triacylglycerol composition is encoded by the ROD1 gene of Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, C., Xin, Z., Ren, Z., Miquel, M., Browse, J. 2009. An enzyme regulating triacylglycerol composition is encoded by the ROD1 gene of Arabidopsis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 106(44):18837-18842.
Genetic Enhancement of Cold Tolerance in Sorghum: Mapping of QTL's for early season cold tolerance - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J., Franks, C.D. 2009. Genetic Enhancement of Cold Tolerance in Sorghum: Mapping of QTL's for early season cold tolerance[abstract]. Great Plains Sorghum Conference. August 11-12, 2009, Amarillo, Texas. CDROM.
Aims Library - a Community Resource for Sorghum Genomic Studies and Breeding - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2009. AIMS Library - A community resource for sorghum genomic studies and breeding[abstract]. Sorghum Improvement Conference, August 11-12, 2009, Amarillo, Texas.
Variation in Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R., Burke, J.J. 2009. Variation in Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum[abstract]. Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists Branch Meeting. February 27, 2009, Austin, Texas.
Harnessing the sorghum genome sequence:development of a genome-wide microsattelite (SSR) resource for swift genetic mapping and map based cloning in sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2009. Harnessing the sorghum genome sequence:development of a genome-wide microsattelite (SSR) resource for swift genetic mapping and map based cloning in sorghum[abstract]. 2009 Sorghum Improvement Conference of North America. February 25-28, 2009, Grapevine, Texas. CDROM.
Sorghum TILLING population-A community resource for sorghum improvement - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J., Franks, C.D. 2009. Sorghum TILLING population-A community resource for sorghum improvement. Corn and Sorghum Improvement [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. Paper No. 25020.
An induced sorghum mutant population suitable for bioenergy research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2009. An induced sorghum mutant population suitable for bioenergy research. BioEnergy Research. 2(1-2):10-16.
Genetic mapping and characterization of an epicuticular wax (bloom) gene SbBI, in sorghum bicolor. - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z., Payton, P.R. 2008. Genetic mapping and characterization of an epicuticular wax (bloom) gene SbBI, in sorghum bicolor[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA. New Orleans, LA. November 4-8, 2007.
Genetic diversity in sorghum transpiration efficiency - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R., Burke, J.J. 2009. Genetic diversity in sorghum transpiration efficiency. Field Crops Research. 11(1-2): 74-80.
Genetic diversity in sorghum transpiration efficiency - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R., Burke, J.J. 2009. Genetic diversity in sorghum transpiration efficiency[abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists, June 26-July 1, 2008, Merida, Mexico. CDROM.
Applying genotyping (TILLING) and phenotyping analyses to elucidate gene function in a chemically induced sorghum mutant population - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L., Barkley, N.L., Burow, G., Franks, C., Pederson, G., Burke, J. 2008. Applying genotyping (TILLING) and phenotyping analyses to elucidate gene function in a chemically induced sorghum mutant population. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 8:article 103.
Variation in Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R.M., Burke, J.J. 2008. Variation in Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Joint Annual Meeting. Houston, Texas. October 5-9, 2008. Abstract No. 781-8.
Molecular mapping and characterization of BLMC, a locus for profuse wax (bloom) and enhanced cuticular features of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z., Acosta Martinez, V. 2009. Molecular mapping and characterization of BLMC, a locus for profuse wax (bloom) and enhanced cuticular features of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 118:423-431.
Roles of FtsH protease in choloroplast biogensis and protection of photosystems from high temperatures stress in higher plants - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2008. Roles of FtsH protease in choloroplast biogensis and protection of photosystems from high temperatures stress in higher plants[abstract]. Plant Biology 2008. June 26-July 2, 2008, Merida, Mexico. CDROM.
Short leaf mutation and modified plant architecture as potential traits for improving biomass and abiotic stress tolerance in sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2008. Short leaf mutation and modified plant architecture as potential traits for improving biomass and abiotic stress tolerance in sorghum[abstract]. 2008 Pan American Congress on Plants & Bioenergy. June 22-25, 2008, Merida, Mexico. CDROM.
Genetic mapping of Sbbmc, a major locus controlling the profuse wax trait of sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2008. Genetic mapping of Sbbmc, a major locus controlling the profuse wax trait of sorghum[abstract]. Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologist. Shreveport, LA. March 1-3, 2008.
A simple method to determine transpiration efficiency in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Payton, P.R., Franks, C.D., Burke, J.J. 2008. A simple method to determine transpiration efficiency in sorghum. Field Crops Research. 107(2):180-183.
Map-Based Cloning of Sbbmc, a Major Locus Controlling the Profuse Wax Trait of Sorghum: a Case Study in Unlocking the Abiotic Stress Tolerance of Sorghum bicolor via Integrated Physiological and Genomic Approaches - (Proceedings)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2008. Map-Based Cloning of Sbbmc, a Major Locus Controlling the Profuse Wax Trait of Sorghum: a Case Study in Unlocking the Abiotic Stress Tolerance of Sorghum bicolor via Integrated Physiological and Genomic Approaches[abstract]. International Meeting on Molecular Mapping and Marker Assisted Selection in Plants. February 3-6, 2008, Vienna, Austria. CDROM.
Genetic and physiological analysis of an irradiated bloomless mutant (epicuticular wax mutant) of sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2008. Genetic and physiological analysis of an irradiated bloomless mutant (epicuticular wax mutant) of sorghum. Crop Science. 48:41-48.
The conserved role of FtsH11 protease in protection of photosynthetic system from high temperature stress in higher plants - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2007. The conserved role of FtsH11 protease in protection of photosynthetic system from high temperature stress in higher plants[abstract]. 14th International Congress on Photosynthesis. Glasgow, Scotland. July 22-27, 2007.
Role of FtsH11 protease in thermoprotection of photosynthetic systems - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2007. Role of FtsH11 protease in thermoprotection of photosynthetic systems[abstract]. Drymen Photosynthesis Satellite Workshop. Drymen, Scotland. July 18-21, 2007.
Esk1 Is a Novel Component of Freezing Tolerance - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Chen, J. 2007. ESK1 is a novel component of freezing tolerance[abstract]. Plant Biology Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. July 7-11, 2007.
FtsH11 Proteases play a critical role in high temperature stress tolerance in plants - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2007. FtsH11 Proteases play a critical role in high temperature stress tolerance in plants [abstract]. Plant Biology and Botany 2007 Joint Congress, July 7-11, 2007, Chicago, Illinois. CD-ROM
Genetic and Physiological Analysis of an Irradiated Bloomless Mutant (Epicuticular Wax Mutant) of Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2007. Genetic and Physiological Analysis of an Irradiated Bloomless Mutant (Epicuticular Wax Mutant) of Sorghum[abstract]. Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biology. Mobile, Alabama. March 3-5, 2007.
Genetic and physiological analysis of an irradiated bloomless mutant (epicuticular wax mutant) of sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2007. Genetic and physiological analysis of an irradiated bloomless mutant (epicuticular wax mutant) of sorghum [abstract]. 25th Biennial Grain Sorghum Research and Utilization Conference, January 14-16, 2007, Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico. p. 46-47.
Development of a TILLING Population for Sorghum Functional Genomics - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Wang, M.L., Barkley, N.L., Franks, C.D., Burow, G.B., Pederson, G.A., Burke, J.J. 2007. Development of a TILLING Population for Sorghum Functional Genomics[abstract]. Plant Genome Conference. San Diego, California. January 13-17, 2007.
A Simple and Cost-effective Method to Screen for Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Franks, C.D., Burke, J.J. 2006. A simple and cost-effective method to screen for transpiration efficiency in sorghum. International Center for Arid and Semiarid Land Studies.
Arabidopsis ESK1 encodes a novel regulator of freezing tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xin, Z., Chen, J., Mandaokar, A., Last, R., Browse, J. 2007. Arabidopsis ESK1 encodes a novel regulator of freezing tolerance. Plant Journal. 49:786-799.
Variation in Transpiration Efficiency among 400 Randomly Selected Sorghum Accessions - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Aiken, R. 2006. Variation in Transpiration Efficiency among 400 Randomly Selected Sorghum Accessions[abstract]. The Biology of Transpiration: From Guard Cells to Globe. Snobird, Utah. October 10-14, 2006.
Ftsh11 Protease Plays a Critical Role to Thermotolerance in Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, J., Burke, J.J., Velten, J.P., Xin, Z. 2006. FtsH11 protease plays a critical role in Arabidopsis thermotolerance. The Plant Journal. 48(1):73-84.
Allelic Analysis of Esk1 Gene - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Chen, J. 2006. Allelic analysis of ESK1 gene[abstract]. Keystone Symposia: Plant Reponses to Abiotic Stress. Copper Mountain, Colorado. April 8-13, 2006.
Characterization of the Arabidopsis Thermosensitive Mutant Atts02 Reveals An Important Role for Galactolipids in Thermotolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, J., Burke, J.J., Xin, Z., Xu, C., Velten, J.P. 2006. Characterization of the arabidopsis thermosensitive mutant ATTS02 reveals an important role for galactolipids in thermotolerance. Plant Cell and Environment. 29(7):437-1448.
Ftsh11 Protease Plays a Critical Role in Arabidopsis Thermotolerance - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Burke, J.J., Velten, J.P., Xin, Z. 2006. Ftsh11 protease plays a critical role in arabidopsis thermotolerance[abstract]. Keystone Symposia.
Aims Library - a Usefull Resource for Functional Sorghum Genomics - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Franks, C.D., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2006. AIMS library - a usefull resource for functional sorghum genomics[abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference. Paper 368.
Ftsh11 Is Essential to Thermotolerance in Arabidopsis - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Burke, J.J., Velten, J.P., Xin, Z. 2006. Ftsh11 is essential to thermotolerance in arabidopsis. Plant and Animal Genome Conference. P. 405 XIV Conference.
A Simple and Cost-Effective Method to Screen for Transpiration Efficiency in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Franks, C.D., Burke, J.J. 2005. A simple and cost-effective method to screen for transpiration efficiency in sorghum [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 715A.
Genetic Analysis of Physiological Responses to Chilling Stress in Sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Burow, G.B., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z., Burke, J.J. 2005. Genetic analysis of physiological responses to chilling stress in sorghum[abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts. Paper No. 742B.
Extraction of Genomic DNA from Plant Tissue - (Book / Chapter)
Xin, Z., Chen, J. 2006. Extraction of Genomic DNA from Plant Tissue. In: Kieleczawa, J., Editor. DNA Sequencing II: Optimizing Preparation and Cleanup. 2nd Edition. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers. p. 47-59.
Esk1 Encodes a Novel Regulator of Freezing Tolerance - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Chen, J., Mandaokar, A., Last, R., Browse, J. 2005. Esk1 encodes a novel regulator of freezing tolerance[abstract]. American Society of Plant Biology. Paper No. 31001.
Mutant Screen and Tilling with Aims - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Franks, C.D., Burow, G.B., Burke, J.J. 2005. Mutant screen and tilling with AIMS [abstract]. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, February 20-24, 2005, Reno, Nevada.
Stomatal Distribution and Gas Exchange of Sorghum Lines with Contrasting Water-Use Efficiencies - (Abstract Only)
Gitz, D.C., Payton, P.R., Franks, C.D., Xin, Z. 2004. Stomatal distribution and gas exchange of sorghum lines with contrasting water-use efficiencies [abstract]. Agronomy Abstracts, ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting. 2004 CDROM.
Identification of Metabolites Associated with Freezing Tolerance in Constitutively Freezing Tolerant Mutants of Arabidopsis - (Abstract Only)
Chen, J., Xin, Z. 2004. Identification of metabolites associated with freezing tolerance in constitutively freezing tolerant mutants of arabidopsis[abstract]. International Congress on Plant Metabolomics. Paper No. 62.
Characterizarion of Constitutively Freezing Tolerant Mutants of Arabidopsis Suggests a Critical Role of Proline in Cold Acclimation - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Chen, J., Browse, J. 2004. Characterizarion of constitutively freezing tolerant mutants of arabidopsis suggests a critical role of proline in cold acclimation [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. Paper No. 136.
Molecular Mapping of Arabidopsis Genes Contributing to Thermotolerance - (Abstract Only)
Burke, J.J., Chen, J., Xin, Z., Velten, J.P. 2004. Molecular mapping of arabidopsis genes contributing to thermotolerance [abstract]. Keystone Symposia.
A Low Cost High Efficient Method for Genetic Mapping Using Indel Markers - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Chen, J., Burke, J.J. 2004. A low cost high efficient method for genetic mapping using indel markers[abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome. Paper No. 227.
Esk1 Encodes a Novel Involved in Freezing Tolerance - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z. 2004. Esk1 encodes a novel involved in freezing tolerance[abstract]. Keystone Symposium.
Fine Mapping of Arabidopsis Acquired Thermotolerance Deficient Mutants - (Abstract Only)
Burke, J.J., Xin, Z., Velten, J.P. 2003. Fine mapping of arabidopsis acquired thermotolerance deficient mutants[abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting.
A Simple Versatile High Throuphput DNA Extraction Method Suitable for Pcr - (Abstract Only)
Xin, Z., Velten, J.P., Oliver, M.J., Burke, J.J. 2003. A simple versatile high throughput DNA extraction method suitable for PCR. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. 34(4):820-826.
Acquired Freezing Tolerance in Higher Plants: the Sensing and Molecular Responses to Low Nonfreezing Temperatures - (Book / Chapter)
XIN, Z. ACQUIRED FREEZING TOLERANCE IN HIGHER PLANTS: THE SENSING AND MOLECULAR RESPONSES TO LOW NONFREEZING TEMPERATURES. Cell and Molecular Responses to Stress. 2002. p. 121-137.
A Simple Versatile High Throughput DNA Extraction Method Suitable for Pcr - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
XIN, Z., VELTEN, J.P., OLIVER, M.J., BURKE, J.J. A SIMPLE VERSATILE HIGH THROUGHPUT DNA EXTRACTION METHOD SUITABLE FOR PCR. BIOTECHNIQUES. 2002. Abstract 855.
Molecular Cloning of Eskimo1 Gene by Arabidopsis Reveals Novel Mechanism of Freezing Tolerance - (Book / Chapter)
Xin, Z. 2002. Molecular cloning of ESKIMO1 gene by arabidopsis reveals novel mechanism of freezing tolerance. BOOK CHAPTER. 2002. p. 33-41.
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