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Jian-Kang Zhu

Horticulture and Landscape Architecture 

  • Distinguished Professor in Horticulture & Landscape Architecture
WSLR Room 138-B
625 Agriculture Mall Dr
West Lafayette, In 47907


  • Professor of Biochemistry


Zhu, J. K. Nothing to report. U.S. Patent No. Nothing to report. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Zhu, J. K., Zhao, Y., & Chan, 0. Drought Tolerant Transgenic Plants and Method of Making Same. U.S. Patent No. Application Number: 61/856,198. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Selected Publications

Zhang, H., Tang, K., Qian, W., Duan, C., Wang, B., Wang, P., . . . Zhu, J. (2014). An Rrp6-like Protein Positively Regulates Noncoding RNA Levels and DNA Methylation in Arabidopsis. Molecular Cell, 54, 418-430.

Lei, M., La, H., Lu, K., Wang, P., Miki, D., Ren, Z., . . . Zhu, J. (2014). Arabidopsis EDM2 promotes IBM1 distal polyadenylation and regulates genome DNA methylation patterns. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, USA, 111, 527-532.

Shi, H., Ye, T., Zhu, J., & Chan, Z. (2014). Constitutive production of nitric oxide leads to enhanced drought stress resistance and extensive transcriptional reprogramming in Arabidopsis. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65, 4119-4131.

Zhu, Y., Schluttenhoffer, C., Wang, P., Fu, F., Thimmapuram, J., Zhu, J., . . . Mengiste, T. (2014). CYCLIN-DEPENDENT KINASE8 Differentially Regulates Plant Immunity to Fungal Pathogens through Kinase-Dependent and -Independent Functions in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 26, 4149-4170.

Zhang, H., & Zhu, J. (2014). Emerging roles of RNA processing factors in regulating long non-coding RNAs. RNA Biology, 11, 793-797.

Sridharamurthy, M., Kovach, A., Zhao, Y., Zhu, J., Xu, H., Swaminathan, K., & Melcher, K. (2014). H2O2 Inhibits ABA-Signaling Protein Phosphatase HAB1. PLoS One, 9, e113643.

Xue, L., Wang, P., Cao, P., Zhu, J., & Tao, W. (2014). Identification of ERK1 direct substrates using stable isotope labeled kinase assay-linked phosphoproteomics. Molecular and Cellular Proteomics, 13, 3199-3210.

Zhu, X., Taylor, A., Zhang, S., Zhang, D., Feng, Y., Liang, G., & Zhu, J. (2014). Measuring spatial and temporal CA2+ signals in Arabidopsis plants. Journal of Visualized Experiment, 91, e51945.

Feng, Z., Mao, Y., Xu, N., Zhang, B., Wei, P., Yang, D., . . . Zhu, J. (2014). Multigeneration analysis reveals the inheritance, specificity, and patterns of CRISPR/Cas-induced gene modifications in Arabidopsis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, USA, 111, 4632-4637.

Yamamuro, C., Miki, D., Zhang, Z., Ma, J., Wang, J., Yang, Z., . . . Zhu, J. (2014). Overproduction of stomatal lineage cells in Arabidopsis mutant defective in active DNA demethylation. Nature Communications, 5, 4062.