John (Zhen-Xiang) Lu, Ph.D.

Recherche et / ou projets en cours

  • Création de nouveaux génotypes du triticale pour la production d'amidons à valeur ajoutée
  • Caractérisation des synthases de l'amidon du triticale et des enzymes ramifinates de l'amidon
  • Manipulation de l'expression des gènes de l'amidon par l'acide ribonucléique en antisens ou en interférence
  • Caractérisation des gènes de résistance et des voies de défense du blé

Énoncés de recherches/projets

isolement, transformation et expression des gènes des plantes; résistance aux maladies des plantes et réactions de défense; systèmes de marqueurs et cartes de liaison en phytogénétique moléculaire

Prix et études

Ph.D. Genetics, Clemson University, U.S.A. 1997.                                           

M.Sc. Plant Genetics & Breeding, Nanjing Agricultural University, P.R.China. 1989.

B.Sc. Horticuture, Nanjing Agricultural University, P.R.China. 1982.                 

 

Principales publications

  1. Liyanage, D.W.K., Yevtushenko, D.P., Konschuh, M., Bizimungu, B., Lu, Z.X. (2021). Processing strategies to decrease acrylamide formation, reducing sugars and free asparagine content in potato chips from three commercial cultivars. Food Control, [online] 119 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodcont.2020.107452

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  2. Xiong, M., Zhao, M., Lu, Z.X., Balasubramanian, P. (2020). Genotypic variation for phenolic compounds in developing and whole seeds, and storage conditions influence visual seed quality of yellow dry bean genotypes. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 100(3), 284-295. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2019-0153

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  3. K.A. Kader, P.M. Balasubramanian, and S. Chatterton. Identification of molecular markers linked to resistance to bacterial wilt in dry bean. Canadian Pulse Research Workshop, Winnipeg MB, October 26 – 28, 2016. (poster presentation)

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  4. Shen, S., Hou, H., Ding, C., Bing, D.J., Lu, Z.X. (2016). Protein content correlates with starch morphology, composition and physicochemical properties in field peas. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 96(3), 404-412. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2015-0231

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  5. Zheng, K., Jiang, Q.-T., Zhang, X., Lan, X.-J., Dai, S.-F., Wei, Y.-M., Laroche, A., Lu, Z.-X., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2015). « Differences in starch composition and physiochemical properties are influenced by granule types in wheat and its relatives. », Pakistan Journal of Botany, 46(6), p. 2239-2248.

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  6. Wei, L., Wang, Q., Zhang, L., Ma, J., Wang, J.-R., Qi, P.-F., Li, W., Chen, G-Y., Lan, X.-J., Deng, M., Lu, Z.-X., Wei, Y.-M., Zheng, Y.-L., et Jiang, Q.-T. (2015). « Genetic analyses of Glu-1Ssh in wheat/Aegilops sharonensis hybrid progenies and development of alien HMW-GSs gene-specific markers. », Molecular Breeding, 35(12), p. 1-10. doi : 10.1007/s11032-015-0416-0

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  7. Zhao, S., Jiang, Q.-T., Ma, J., Wang, J.-R., Liu, Y.-X., Chen, G-Y., Qi, P.-F., Pu, Z.-E., Lu, Z.-X., Zheng, Y.-L., et Wei, Y.-M. (2015). « Characterization and expression analysis of WOX2 homeodomain transcription factor in Aegilops tauschii. », Genetics and Molecular Biology, 38(1), p. 79-85. doi : 10.1590/S1415-475738138120140192

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  8. Zheng, K., Jiang, Q.-T., Wei, L., Zhang, X., Ma, J., Chen, G-Y., Wei, Y.-M., Mitchell Fetch, J.W., Lu, Z.-X., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2015). « Characterization of starch morphology, composition, physicochemical properties and gene expressions in oat. », Journal of Integrative Agriculture, 14(1), p. 20-28. doi : 10.1016/S2095-3119(14)60765-6

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  9. Ma, J., Jiang, Q.-T., Zhang, X., Wei, L., Chen, G-Y., Qi, P.-F., Wei, Y.-M., Lan, X.-J., Lu, Z.-X., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2014). « Effect of lipids on starch determination through various methods. », Recognized Scientific Journal, 51(3), p. 749-755.

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  10. He, J.-F., Zhao, X., Laroche, A., Lu, Z.-X., Liu, H., et Li, Z.Q. (2014). « Genotyping-by-sequencing (GBS), An ultimate marker-assisted selection (MAS) tool to accelerate plant breeding. », Frontiers in Plant Science, 5(September: Article 484), p. 1-8. doi : 10.3389/fpls.2014.00484

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  11. Hou, H., Atlihan, N., et Lu, Z.-X. (2014). « New biotechnology enhances the application of cisgenesis in plant breeding. », Frontiers in Plant Science, 5(AUG: Article 389), p. 1-5. doi : 10.3389/fpls.2014.00389

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  12. Wang, X.M., Gaudet, D.A., Liu, W., Frick, M., Puchalski, B., Lu, Z.-X., Leggett, F.L., et Laroche, A. (2014). « Defence responses including hypersensitive cell death, oxidative burst and defence gene expression in Moro wheat inoculated with Puccinia striiformis. », Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, 36(2), p. 202-215. doi : 10.1080/07060661.2014.920919

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  13. Zhao, S., Jiang, Q.-T., Ma, J., Zhang, X., Zhao, Q.-Z., Wang, X.-Y., Wang, C.-S., Cao, X., Lu, Z.-X., Zheng, Y.-L., et Wei, Y.-M. (2014). « Characterization and expression analysis of WOX5 genes from wheat and its relatives. », Gene, 537(1), p. 63-69. doi : 10.1016/j.gene.2013.12.022

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  14. Zhao, Q.-Z., Jiang, Q.-T., Yang, Q., Ma, J., Wang, J.-R., Chen, G-Y., Liu, Y.-X., Lu, Z.-X., Wei, Y.-M., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2014). « Characterization of intergeneric hybrid between common wheat and aegilops sharonensis (Eig) and transfer of alien high molecular weight glutenin subunits into wheat. », Cereal Research Communications, 42(4), p. 640-647. doi : 10.1556/CRC.2014.0001

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  15. Jiang, Q.-T., Zhao, Q.-Z., Yang, Q., Ma, J., Zhang, X., Wang, C.-S., Wang, X.-Y., Cao, X., Lu, Z.-X., Wei, Y.-M., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2014). « Amphidiploids between tetraploid wheat and Aegilops sharonensis Eig exhibit variations in high-molecular-weight glutenin subunits. », Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 61(2), p. 299-305. doi : 10.1007/s10722-013-0072-3

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  16. Zheng, K., Xu, J., Jiang, Q., Laroche, A., Wei, Y.-M., Zheng, Y.-L., et Lu, Z.-X. (2013). « Isolation and characterization of an isoamylase gene from rye. », The Crop Journal, 1(2), p. 127-133. doi : 10.1016/j.cj.2013.08.001

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  17. Ma, J., Jiang, Q.-T., Zhang, X., Lan, X.-J., Pu, Z.-E., Wei, Y.-M., Liu, C., Lu, Z.-X., et Zheng, Y.-L. (2013). « Structure and expression of barley starch phosphorylase genes. », Planta, 238(6), p. 1081-1093. doi : 10.1007/s00425-013-1953-6

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  18. He, J.F., Goyal, R., Laroche, A., Zhao, M.L., Lu, Z.X. (2013). Effects of salinity stress on starch morphology, composition and thermal properties during grain development in triticale. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 93(5), 765-771. http://dx.doi.org/10.4141/CJPS2013-065

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  19. Liu, X.-L., Jin, L., Xu, Z.J., Hao, Y.-Q., McAllister, T.A., Lu, Z.-X., et Yang, W.-Z. (2012). « Condensed tannin of purple prairie clover inhibited anti- Escherichia coli activity through disrupting the outer and inner membrane. », Joint Annual Meeting, American Dairy Science Association, Poultry Science Association, American Milk Producers Association, Canadian Society of Animal Science, and American Society of Animal Science, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, July 15-19, 2012.

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  20. He, J.-F., Goyal, R.K., Laroche, A., Zhao, M.L., et Lu, Z.-X. (2012). « Water stress during grain development affects starch synthesis, composition and physicochemical properties in triticale. », Journal of Cereal Science, 56(3), p. 552-560. doi : 10.1016/j.jcs.2012.07.011

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Installation de recherche

5403 1st Avenue South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B1
Canada

Expertise

Affiliations

 

Research Scientist at Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, AAFC, Alberta, Canada

Adjunct Professor at University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Language

Anglais