Peng Liu

Dr. Peng Liu joined the lab in February 2012 and is currently working on characterization of cell wall genes in the amphibian pathogenic fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. She completed a PhD from the Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and has completed postdoctoral work in laboratories of Judith Christman (University of Nebraska Medical Center) and Natasha Raikhel (UCR).

Publications

  • Liu P, Wei W, Ouyang S, Zhang JS, Chen SY and Zhang WK. Analysis of expressed receptor-like kinases (RLKs) in soybean. J Genet Genomics. 2009 Oct;36(10):611-9.
  • Ouyang S, Liu YF, Liu P, Lei G, He SJ, Ma B, Zhang WK, Zhang JS, Chen SY. Receptor-like kinase OsSIK1 improves drought and salt stress tolerance in rice (Oryza sativa) plants. Plant J. 2010 Jan 27.