Lirong Zeng, PhD

  • 2092 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
20002018

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Research Output

  • 2092 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 23 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2018

Functional analysis of the seven in absentia ubiquitin ligase family in tomato

Wang, W., Fan, Y., Niu, X., Miao, M., Kud, J., Zhou, B., Zeng, L., Liu, Y. & Xiao, F., Mar 2018, In : Plant Cell and Environment. 41, 3, p. 689-703 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Genome-wide analysis of genes encoding core components of the ubiquitin system in soybean (Glycine max) reveals a potential role for ubiquitination in host immunity against soybean cyst nematode

Zhang, C., Song, L., Choudhary, M. K., Zhou, B., Sun, G., Broderick, K., Giesler, L. & Zeng, L., Jul 18 2018, In : BMC plant biology. 18, 1, 149.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Immunity-associated programmed cell death as a tool for the identification of genes essential for plant innate immunity

Zhou, B. & Zeng, L., 2018, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 51-63 13 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1743).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

MAC3A and MAC3B, two core subunits of the MOS4-associated complex, positively influence miRNA biogenesis

Li, S., Liu, K., Zhou, B., Li, M., Zhang, S., Zeng, L., Zhang, C. & Yu, B., Feb 2018, In : Plant Cell. 30, 2, p. 481-494 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Proteomic analysis of ubiquitinated proteins in rice (Oryza sativa) after treatment with pathogen-associated molecular pattern (PAMP) elicitors

Chen, X. L., Xie, X., Wu, L., Liu, C., Zeng, L., Zhou, X., Luo, F., Wang, G. L. & Liu, W., Jul 23 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9, 1064.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations
2017

A subset of Ubiquitin-conjugating Enzymes is essential for Plant Immunity

Zhou, B., Mural, R. V., Chen, X., Oates, M. E., Connor, R. A., Martin, G. B., Gough, J. & Zeng, L., Feb 2017, In : Plant physiology. 173, 2, p. 1371-1390 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Conventional and unconventional ubiquitination in plant immunity

Zhou, B. & Zeng, L., Dec 2017, In : Molecular Plant Pathology. 18, 9, p. 1313-1330 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

24 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations
2016

A proof-of-concept study in engineering synthetic protein for selective recognition of substrate-free polyubiquitin

Xiong, Y., Zeng, L. & Liu, W., Jul 1 2016, In : Proteomics. 16, 14, p. 1949-1951 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2014
4 Scopus citations
2013

The tomato Fni3 Lysine-63-specific ubiquitin-conjugating enzyme and suv ubiquitin E2 variant positively regulate plant immunity

Mural, R. V., Liu, Y., Rosebrock, T. R., Brady, J. J., Hamera, S., Connor, R. A., Martin, G. B. & Zeng, L., Sep 2013, In : Plant Cell. 25, 9, p. 3615-3631 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2012

A tomato LysM receptor-like kinase promotes immunity and its kinase activity is inhibited by AvrPtoB

Zeng, L., Velásquez, A. C., Munkvold, K. R., Zhang, J. & Martin, G. B., Jan 2012, In : Plant Journal. 69, 1, p. 92-103 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

The U-Box/ARM E3 ligase PUB13 regulates cell death, defense, and flowering time in Arabidops

Li, W., Ahn, I. P., Ning, Y., Park, C. H., Zeng, L., Whitehill, J. G. A., Lu, H., Zhao, Q., Ding, B., Xie, Q., Zhou, J. M., Dai, L. & Wang, G. L., May 2012, In : Plant physiology. 159, 1, p. 239-250 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations
2010

Methods to study PAMP-triggered immunity using tomato and nicotiana benthamiana

Nguyen, H. P., Chakravarthy, S., Velásquez, A. C., McLane, H. L., Zeng, L., Nakayashiki, H., Park, D. H., Collmer, A. & Martin, G. B., Aug 2010, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 23, 8, p. 991-999 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

94 Scopus citations

Role of ubiquitination in plant innate immunity and pathogen virulence

Shirsekar, G., Dai, L., Hu, Y., Wang, X., Zeng, L. & Wang, G. L., Feb 2010, In : Journal of Plant Biology. 53, 1, p. 10-18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

15 Scopus citations
2008

Classification, expression pattern, and E3 Ligase Activity Assay of Rice U-box-containing proteins

Zeng, L. R., Park, C. H., Venu, R. C., Gough, J. & Wang, G. L., Sep 2008, In : Molecular Plant. 1, 5, p. 800-815 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

SPIN1, a K homology domain protein negatively regulated and ubiquitinated by the E3 ubiquitin ligase SPL11, is involved in flowering time control in rice

Vega-Sánchez, M. E., Zeng, L., Chen, S., Leung, H. & Wanga, G. L., Jun 2008, In : Plant Cell. 20, 6, p. 1456-1469 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations
2007

A bacterial E3 ubiquitin ligase targets a host protein kinase to disrupt plant immunity

Rosebrock, T. R., Zeng, L., Brady, J. J., Abramovitch, R. B., Xiao, F. & Martin, G. B., Jul 19 2007, In : Nature. 448, 7151, p. 370-374 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

215 Scopus citations
2006

A highly efficient transient protoplast system for analyzing defence gene expression and protein-protein interactions in rice

Chen, S., Tao, L., Zeng, L., Vega-Sanchez, M. E., Umemura, K. & Wang, G. L., Sep 2006, In : Molecular Plant Pathology. 7, 5, p. 417-427 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

231 Scopus citations

The broad-spectrum blast resistance gene Pi9 encodes a nucleotide-binding site-leucine-rich repeat protein and is a member of a multigene family in rice

Qu, S., Liu, G., Zhou, B., Bellizzi, M., Zeng, L., Dai, L., Han, B. & Wang, G. L., Mar 2006, In : Genetics. 172, 3, p. 1901-1914 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

357 Scopus citations

Ubiquitination-mediated protein degradation and modification: An emerging theme in plant-microbe interactions

Zeng, L. R., Vega-Sánchez, M. E., Zhu, T. & Wang, G. L., May 2006, In : Cell Research. 16, 5, p. 413-426 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

114 Scopus citations
2004

Isolation and characterization of rice mutants compromised in Xa21-mediated resistance to X. oryzae pv. oryzae

Wang, G. L., Wu, C., Zeng, L., He, C., Baraoidan, M., De Assis Goes Da Silva, F., Williams, C. E., Ronald, P. C. & Leung, H., Feb 2004, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 108, 3, p. 379-384 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Spotted leaf11, a negative regulator of plant cell death and defense, encodes a U-box/armadillo repeat protein endowed with E3 ubiquitin ligase activity

Zeng, L. R., Qu, S., Bordeos, A., Yang, C., Baraoidan, M., Yan, H., Xie, Q., Baek, H. N., Leung, H. & Wang, G. L., Oct 2004, In : Plant Cell. 16, 10, p. 2795-2808 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

273 Scopus citations
2002

Fine genetic mapping and physical delimitation of the lesion mimic gene Spl11 to a 160-kb DNA segment of the rice genome

Zeng, L., Yin, Z., Chen, J., Leung, H. & Wang, G. L., 2002, In : Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 268, 2, p. 253-261 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Two broad-spectrum blast resistance genes, Pi9(t) and Pi2(t), are physically linked on rice chromosome 6

Liu, G., Lu, G., Zeng, L. & Wang, G. L., 2002, In : Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 267, 4, p. 472-480 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations
2000

Characterizing rice lesion mimic mutants and identifying a mutant with broad-spectrum resistance to rice blast and bacterial blight

Yin, Z., Chen, J., Zeng, L., Goh, M., Leung, H., Khush, G. S. & Wang, G. L., Aug 2000, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 13, 8, p. 868-876 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
189 Scopus citations