2018

  • Wei L, Xu J. Optimized methods of chromatin immunoprecipitation for profiling histone modifications in industrial microalgae Nannochloropsis spp. J Phycol. 2018 Jun;54(3):358-367. doi: 10.1111/jpy.12623. Epub 2018 Mar 13.Link
  • Mark H.J. Sturme, Yanhai Gong, Josué Miguel Heinrich, Anne J. Klok, Gerrit Eggink, Dongmei Wang, Jian Xu, Rene H. Wijffels. Transcriptome analysis reveals the genetic foundation for the dynamics of starch and lipid production in Ettlia oleoabundans. Algal Research, Volume 33, July 2018, Pages 142-155.Link
  • 2017

  • He Y, Zhang P, Huang S, Wang T, Ji Y, Xu J. Label-free, simultaneous quantification of starch, protein and triacylglycerol in single microalgal cells. Biotechnol Biofuels. 2017 Nov 17;10:275. doi: 10.1186/s13068-017-0967-x. eCollection 2017.Link
  • Li Wei, Qintao Wang, Yi Xin, Yandu Lu, Jian Xu. Enhancing photosynthetic biomass productivity of industrial oleaginous microalgae by overexpression of RuBisCO activase. Algal Research, Volume 27, November 2017, Pages 366-375.Link
  • Xin Y, Lu Y, Lee YY, Wei L, Jia J, Wang Q, Wang D, Bai F, Hu H, Hu Q, Liu J, Li Y, Xu J. Producing Designer Oils in Industrial Microalgae by Rational Modulation of Co-evolving Type-2 Diacylglycerol Acyltransferases. Mol Plant. 2017 Dec 4;10(12):1523-1539. doi: 10.1016/j.molp.2017.10.011. Epub 2017 Oct 26.Link
  • Wei L, Xin Y, Wang Q, Yang J, Hu H, Xu J. RNAi-based targeted gene knockdown in the model oleaginous microalgae Nannochloropsis oceanica. Plant J. 2017 Mar;89(6):1236-1250. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13411. Epub 2017 Feb 11.Link
  • 2016

  • Wang Q, Lu Y, Xin Y, Wei L, Huang S, Xu J. Genome editing of model oleaginous microalgae Nannochloropsis spp. by CRISPR/Cas9. Plant J. 2016 Dec;88(6):1071-1081. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13307. Epub 2016 Oct 18.Link
  • 2015

  • Fan J, Ning K, Zeng X, Luo Y, Wang D, Hu J, Li J, Xu H, Huang J, Wan M, Wang W, Zhang D, Shen G, Run C, Liao J, Fang L, Huang S, Jing X, Su X, Wang A, Bai L, Hu Z, Xu J, Li Y. Genomic Foundation of Starch-to-Lipid Switch in Oleaginous Chlorella spp. Plant Physiol. 2015 Dec;169(4):2444-61. doi: 10.1104/pp.15.01174. Epub 2015 Oct 20.Link
  • Jing Jia, Danxiang Han, Henri G. Gerken, Yantao Li, Milton Sommerfeld, Qiang Hu, Jian Xu. Molecular mechanisms for photosynthetic carbon partitioning into storage neutral lipids in Nannochloropsis oceanica under nitrogen-depletion conditions. Algal Research, Volume 7, January 2015, Pages 66-77.Link
  • Lu Y, Xu J. Phytohormones in microalgae: a new opportunity for microalgal biotechnology? Trends Plant Sci. 2015 May;20(5):273-282. doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2015.01.006. Epub 2015 Feb 17. Review.Link
  • Ngan CY, Wong CH, Choi C, Yoshinaga Y, Louie K, Jia J, Chen C, Bowen B, Cheng H, Leonelli L, Kuo R, Baran R, García-Cerdán JG, Pratap A, Wang M, Lim J, Tice H, Daum C, Xu J, Northen T, Visel A, Bristow J, Niyogi KK, Wei CL. Lineage-specific chromatin signatures reveal a regulator of lipid metabolism in microalgae. Nat Plants. 2015 Jul 27;1:15107. doi: 10.1038/nplants.2015.107.Link
  • 2014

  • Lu Y, Tarkowská D, Turečková V, Luo T, Xin Y, Li J, Wang Q, Jiao N, Strnad M, Xu J. Antagonistic roles of abscisic acid and cytokinin during response to nitrogen depletion in oleaginous microalga Nannochloropsis oceanica expand the evolutionary breadth of phytohormone function. Plant J. 2014 Oct;80(1):52-68. doi: 10.1111/tpj.12615. Epub 2014 Aug 28.Link
  • Hu J, Wang D, Li J, Jing G, Ning K, Xu J. Genome-wide identification of transcription factors and transcription-factor binding sites in oleaginous microalgae Nannochloropsis. Sci Rep. 2014 Jun 26;4:5454. doi: 10.1038/srep05454.Link
  • Lu Y, Zhou W, Wei L, Li J, Jia J, Li F, Smith SM, Xu J. Regulation of the cholesterol biosynthetic pathway and its integration with fatty acid biosynthesis in the oleaginous microalga Nannochloropsis oceanica. Biotechnol Biofuels. 2014 May 30;7:81. doi: 10.1186/1754-6834-7-81. eCollection 2014.Link
  • Ji Y, He Y, Cui Y, Wang T, Wang Y, Li Y, Huang WE, Xu J. Raman spectroscopy provides a rapid, non-invasive method for quantitation of starch in live, unicellular microalgae. Biotechnol J. 2014 Dec;9(12):1512-8. doi: 10.1002/biot.201400165. Epub 2014 Jul 10.Link
  • Wang T, Ji Y, Wang Y, Jia J, Li J, Huang S, Han D, Hu Q, Huang WE, Xu J. Quantitative dynamics of triacylglycerol accumulation in microalgae populations at single-cell resolution revealed by Raman microspectroscopy. Biotechnol Biofuels. 2014 Apr 9;7:58. doi: 10.1186/1754-6834-7-58. eCollection 2014.Link
  • Li J, Han D, Wang D, Ning K, Jia J, Wei L, Jing X, Huang S, Chen J, Li Y, Hu Q, Xu J. Choreography of transcriptomes and lipidomes of Nannochloropsis reveals the mechanisms of oil synthesis in microalgae. Plant Cell. 2014 Apr;26(4):1645-1665. Epub 2014 Apr 1.Link
  • Wang D, Ning K, Li J, Hu J, Han D, Wang H, Zeng X, Jing X, Zhou Q, Su X, Chang X, Wang A, Wang W, Jia J, Wei L, Xin Y, Qiao Y, Huang R, Chen J, Han B, Yoon K, Hill RT, Zohar Y, Chen F, Hu Q, Xu J. Nannochloropsis genomes reveal evolution of microalgal oleaginous traits. PLoS Genet. 2014 Jan;10(1):e1004094. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004094. Epub 2014 Jan 9.Link
  • 2013

  • Wei L, Xin Y, Wang D, Jing X, Zhou Q, Su X, Jia J, Ning K, Chen F, Hu Q, Xu J. Nannochloropsis plastid and mitochondrial phylogenomes reveal organelle diversification mechanism and intragenus phylotyping strategy in microalgae. BMC Genomics. 2013 Aug 5;14:534. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-14-534.Link
  • 2012

  • Wang D, Lu Y, Huang H, Xu J. Establishing oleaginous microalgae research models for consolidated bioprocessing of solar energy. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol. 2012;128:69-84. doi: 10.1007/10_2011_122. Review.Link