Research Publications Highlights

 

NATURE
Embryonic epigenetic reprogramming by a pioneer transcription factor in plants
Zeng Tao, Lisha Shen, Xiaofeng Gu, Yizhong Wang, Hao Yu & Yuehui He

Nature 551, 124–128 (02 November 2017)

 

MOLECULAR PLANT
5-Methylcytosine RNA Methylation in Arabidopsis Thaliana
Xuean Cui, Zhe Liang, Lisha Shen, Qian Zhang, Shengjie Bao, Yuke Geng, Bin Zhang, Vonny Leo, Leah A. Vardy, Tiegang Lu, Xiaofeng Gu,Hao Yu

Online Nov 2017

 

MOLECULAR PLANT
A Novel RGL2–DOF6 Complex Contributes to Primary Seed Dormancy in Arabidopsis thaliana by Regulating a GATA Transcription Factor
atibha Ravindran, Vivek Verma2, Petra Stamm, Prakash P. Kumar

Volume 10, Issue 10, p1307–1320, 9 October 2017

 

CELL
Slp1-Emp65: A Guardian Factor that Protects Folding Polypeptides from Promiscuous Degradation
Shan Zhang, Chengchao Xu, Katherine E. Larrimore, Davis T.W. Ng

5 October 2017

 

NATURE GENETICS
The draft genome of tropical fruit durian (Durio zibethinus)
Bin Tean Teh, Kevin Lim, Chern Han Yong, Cedric Chuan Young Ng, Sushma Ramesh Rao, Vikneswari Rajasegaran, Weng Khong Lim , Choon Kiat, Ong, Ki Chan, Vincent Kin Yuen Cheng, Poh Sheng Soh, Sanjay Swarup, Steven G Rozen , Niranjan Nagarajan & Patrick Tan

Online 9 October 2017

 

THE LANCET PLANETARY HEALTH
Empirical evidence of the public health benefits of tropical forest conservation in Cambodia: a generalised linear mixed-effects model analysis.
Thomas Pienkowski, Borame Lee Dickens, Haoyang Sun, Luis Roman Carrasco
Online 4 Aug 2017

NUS media release | FOS research news

 

STRUCTURE
Epitope and Paratope Mapping Reveals Temperature-Dependent Alterations in the Dengue-Antibody Interface
Xin-Xiang Lim, Arun Chandramohan, Xin-Ying Elisa Lim, James E. Crowe Jr., Shee-Mei Lok, Ganesh S. Anand
Online 17 Aug 2017


PLOS BIOLOGY
Global economic trade-offs between wild nature and tropical agriculture
Luis R. Carrasco , Edward L. Webb, William S. Symes, Lian P. Koh , Navjot S. Sodhi †
July 21, 2017


CELL
A Sacrifice-for-Survival Mechanism Protects Root Stem Cell Niche from Chilling Stress
Jing Han Hong, Maria Savina, Jing Du4, Ajay Devendran4, Karthikbabu Kannivadi Ramakanth, Xin Tian, Wei Shi Sim, Victoria V. Mironova, Jian Xu
29 Jun, 2017


NATURE COMMUNICATIONS
Conformational changes in intact dengue virus reveal serotype-specific expansion
Xin-Xiang Lim, Arun Chandramohan, Xin Ying Elisa Lim, Melissa Wirawan, Nirmalya Bag, Kamal Kant Sharma, Thorsten Wohland, Shee-Mei Lok, Ganesh S. Anand.
February 10, 2017


AUTOPHAGY
ATP-driven and AMPK-independent autophagy in an early branching eukaryotic parasite
Feng-Jun Li, Zhi-Shen Xu, Andy D. S. Soo, Zhao-Rong Lun & Cynthia Y. He
Published online: 25 Jan 2017


PNAS
Agrobacterium-delivered virulence protein VirE2 is trafficked inside host cells via a myosin XI-K–powered ER/actin network
Qinghua Yanga, Xiaoyang Lia, Haitao Tua, and Shen Q. Pan,
Published online:30 Jan 2017