Publications:

Movahed N, Patarroyo C, Sun J, Vali H, Laliberté JF, Zheng H. (2017) Cylindrical Inclusion Protein of Turnip Mosaic Virus Serves as a Docking Point for the Intercellular Movement of Viral Replication Vesicles. Plant Physiology 175(4), 1732-1744

Qi, X., Sun, J., and Zheng H. (2016) A GTPase-dependent fine ER is required for localized secretion in polarized growth of root hairs. Plant Physiology 171(3), 1996-2007

Tang, F., Wei, H., Zhao, S., Wang, L., Zheng, H., and Lu, M. (2016) Identification of microRNAs Involved in Regeneration of the Secondary Vascular System in Populus tomentosa Carr. Frontiers in Plant Science 7, e724

Zhang, L., Wang, S., Li, Q., Song, J., Hao, Y., Zhou, L., Zheng, H., Dunwell, J., Zhang, Y. (2016) An Integrated Bioinformatics Analysis Reveals Divergent Evolutionary Pattern of Oil Biosynthesis in High-and Low-Oil Plants. PloS one 11 (5), e0154882

Wan, J. Basu, K. Mui, J. Vali, H. Zheng, H. and Laliberté J.F. (2015) Ultrastructural Characterization of Turnip Mosaic Virus-Induced Cellular Rearrangements Reveals Membrane-Bound Viral Particles Accumulating in Vacuoles. Journal of Virology 89(24), 12441-12456

Jiang, J., Patarroyo, C., Garcia-Cabanillas, D., Zheng, H., Laliberté J.-F. (2015) The vesicle-forming 6K2 protein of turnip mosaic virus interacts with the COPII coatomer Sec24a for viral systemic infection. Journal of Virology 89(13), 6695-710

Wan, J., Garcia-Cabanillas, D., Zheng, H. and Laliberté J.-F. (2015) Turnip mosaic virus moves systemically through both phloem and xylem as membrane-associated complexes. Plant Physiology 167 (4), 1374-1388

Zhang, J., Liu, B., Li, J. Zhang, L. Wang, Y. Zheng, H., Lu M. and Chen. J. (2015) Hsf and Hsp gene families in Populus: genome-wide identification, organization and correlated expression during development and in stress responses. BMC Genomics 16 (1), 181

Laliberté J.F. and Zheng, H. (2014) Viral Manipulation of Host Membranes. Annual Review of Virology 1(1), 237-259

Liu B., Wang L., Zhang J., Li J., Zheng H., Chen J., Lu M. (2014) WUSCHEL-related Homeobox genes in Populus tomentosa: diversified expression patterns and a functional similarity in adventitious root formation. BMC genomics 15(1), 296

Liu B., Zhang J., Wang L., Li J., Zheng H., Chen J., Lu M. (2014) A survey of Populus PIN-FORMED family genes reveals their diversified expression patterns. Journal Experimental Botany 65(9), 2437-2448

Qi X. and Zheng H. (2013). Rab-A1c GTPase defines a population of trans-Golgi network that is sensitive to endosidin1 during cytokinesis in Arabidopsis. Mol Plant 6, 847-859

Grangeon, R., Jiang, J., Wan, J., Agbeci, M., Zheng, H., and Laliberté, J.F. (2013) 6K2-induced vesicles can move cell to cell during turnip mosaic virus infection. Frontiers in Microbiology 4, 351

Agbeci, M., Grangeon, R., Nelson, R.S., Zheng, H., Laliberté, J.F. (2013) Contribution of host intracellular transport machineries to intercellular movement of turnip mosaic virus. PLoS pathogens 9 (10), e1003683

Qi, X. and Zheng, H. (2013) Functional Analysis of Small Rab GTPases in Cytokinesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. In Running, M. (ed.) ‘G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling in Plants’, p103-112, Humana Press, NY, USA


Patarroyo C., Laliberté J-F. and Zheng, H. (2013). Hijack it, change it: how do plant viruses utilize the host secretory pathway for efficient viral replication and spread? Frontiers in Plant Science 3, 308. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00308

Chen, J., Doyle, C., Qi, X. and Zheng, H. (2012). The endoplasmic reticulum: a social network in plant cells, Journal Integrative Plant Biology 54, 840–850

Grangeon R., Agbeci, M., Chen, J., Grondin, G., H. Zheng, and Laliberté J-F. (2012). Impact on the endoplasmic reticulum and Golgi apparatus during Turnip mosaic virus infection. Journal of Virology 86, 9255-9265

Chen, J. Qi, X. and Zheng, H. (2012). Sub-class specific localization and trafficking of Arabidopsis p24 proteins in the ER-Golgi interface. Traffic 13, 400-415

Qi, X. and Zheng, H. (2011) Arabidopsis TRAPPII is functionally linked to Rab-A, but not Rab-D in polar protein trafficking in trans-Golgi network. Plant Signaling and Behavior 6(11): 1679-1683

Zheng, H. and Chen, J. (2011) Emerging aspects of ER organization in root hair tip growth: Lessons from RHD3 and atlastin. Plant Signaling Behavior 6(11): 1710-1713

Qi, X., Kaneda, M., Chen J., Geitmann, A., and Zheng, H. (2011) A specific role for Arabidopsis TRAPPII in post-Golgi trafficking crucial for cytokinesis and cell polarity. Plant Journal 68: 234-248

Chen, J., Stefano, G., Brandizzi, F., and Zheng, H. (2011) Arabidopsis RHD3 Mediates the Generation of the Tubular ER Network and is required for Golgi Distribution and Motility in Plant Cells. Journal Cell Science 124: 2241-2252

Beaudoin, F., Wu, X., Li, F., Haslam, R.P., Markham, J.E., Zheng, H.,, Napier, J.A. and Kunst, L. (2009) Functional Characterization of the Arabidopsis thaliana ß-Ketoacyl-CoA Reductase Candidates of the Fatty Acid Elongase. Plant Physiol. 150, 1174-1191

Li, F., Wu, X., Lam, P., Bird, D., Zheng, H., Samuels, L., Jetter, R., and Kunst L. (2008) Identification of the Wax Ester Synthase/Acyl-CoA:Diacylglycerol Acyltransferase WSD1 Required for Stem Wax Ester Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiology, 148: 97-107

Hooker, T.S., Lam, P., Zheng, H., Kunst, L. (2007) A Core Subunit of the RNA-Processing/Degrading Exosome Specifically Influences Cuticular Wax Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis. The Plant Cell 19: 904-913

Dean, H.G., Zheng, H., Tewari, J., Huang, J., Young, D.S., Hwang, Y.T., Western, L.T., Carpita, C.N., McCann, Maureen C.S., Mansfield, D., and Haughn, W.G. (2007). The Arabidopsis MUM2 Gene Encodes a ß-Galactosidase Required for the Production of Seed Coat Mucilage with Correct Hydration Properties. Plant Cell 19: 4007-4021

Zheng H. (2007). The Cell Wall. Web assay at http://www.illuminatedcell.com/CW.html, as part of ‘The Illuminated Plant Cell’, a student-focused web resource on fluorescent proteins.

Rowland, O., Zheng, H., Hepworth, S.R., Lam, P., Jetter, R., and Kunst, L. (2006). CER4 Encodes an Alcohol-Forming Fatty Acyl-CoA Reductase Involved in Cuticular Wax Production in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 142, 866-877

Zheng, H., Camacho, L., Batoko, H., Wee, E., Legen, J., Leaver, C., Malho, R., Hussey, P. and Moore, I. (2005). A Rab-E GTPase mutant acts downstream of the Rab-D subclass in biosynthetic membrane traffic to the plasma membrane in tobacco leaf epidermis. Plant Cell 17, 2020-2036

Zheng, H., Rowland, O. and Kunst, L. (2005). Disruptions of the Arabidopsis enoyl-CoA reductase gene reveal an essential role for very-long-chain fatty acid synthesis in cell expansion during plant morphogenesis. Plant Cell 17, 1467-1481

Pighin, J.*, Zheng, H.*, Balakshin L.J., Goodman, I.P., Western, T.L., Jetter, R., Kunst, L., and Samuels L.A. (2004). Plant cuticular lipid export requires an ABC transporter. Science 306, 702-704 *- co-first author

Zheng, H., Kunst, L., Hawes, C. and Moore, I. (2004). A GFP-based assay reveals a role for RHD3 in transport between the endoplasmic reticulum and Golgi apparatus. Plant J. 37, 398-414

Batoko, H., Zheng, H., Hawes, C. and Moore, I. (2000). A rab1 GTPase is required for transport between the endoplasmic reticulum and Golgi apparatus and for normal Golgi movement in plant cells. Plant Cell 12, 2201-2218

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