Research Areas:
Development, Evolution, Molecular Biology, Gene Regulation, Signals and Responses, Abiotic Interactions

Publications

Yu, Y., and Assmann, S. M. (2016). The effect of NaCl on stomatal opening in Arabidopsis wild type and agb1 heterotrimeric G-protein mutant plants. Plant Signaling Behavior 11(2): e1085275

Yu, Y., and Assmann, S. M. (2015). The heterotrimeric G‐protein β subunit, AGB1, plays multiple roles in the Arabidopsis salinity response. Plant, Cell & Environment 38(10): 2143-2156

Chakravorty, D., Gookin, T. E., Milner, M., Yu, Y., and Assmann, S. M. (2015). Extra-Large G proteins (XLGs) expand the repertoire of subunits in Arabidopsis heterotrimeric G protein signaling. Plant Physiology 169: 512-529.

Zhu, M., Jeon, B.W., Geng, S., Yu, Y., Balmant, K., Chen, S., and Assmann, S. M. (2015) Preparation of epidermal peels and guard cell protoplasts for cellular, electrophysiological, and –omics assays of guard cell function. Plant Signal Transduction: Methods and Protocols 89-121

Yu, Y., and Assmann, S. M. (2014) Metabolite transporter regulation of ABA function and guard cell response. Molecular Plant 7(10): 1505-1507.

Xu, F., Meng, T., Li, P., Yu, Y., Cui, Y., Wang, Y., Gong, Q., and Wang, N. N. (2011) A Soybean dual-specificity kinase, GmSARK, and its Arabidopsis homolog, AtSARK, regulate leaf senescence through synergistic actions of auxin and ethylene. Plant Physiology 157: 2131-2153 

Liu, D., Gong, Q., Ma, Y., Li, P., Li, J., Yang, S., Yuan, L., Yu, Y., Pan, D., Xu, F., and Wang, N. N. (2010). cpSecA, a thylakoid protein translocase subunit, is essential for photosynthetic development in Arabidopsis. Journal of Experimental Botany 61:1655-1669

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