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Libo Shan

Shan, Libo
Libo Shan
Associate Professor, Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology
Office:
RM 136A, Borlaug
Email:
Phone:
979-845-8818
http://mpmi.tamu.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education and Training

Beijing Normal University, China           Biochemistry          B.S. 1995
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China     Genetics                   M.S. 1998
Kansas State University                             Plant Pathology     Ph.D. 2003
Harvard Medical School, Boston      Molecular Biology       Res. Fellow 2003-2008

 

 

Professional Experience

2013-present Associate Professor Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Institute for Plant Genomics and Biotechnology, Faculty of Molecular & Environmental Plant Sciences (MEPS) Texas A&M University
2009-2013 Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Institute for Plant Genomics and Biotechnology, Faculty of Molecular & Environmental Plant Sciences (MEPS) Texas A&M University
2003-2008 Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Honors and Awards

 

2014    Charles Albert Schull Award, American Society of Plant Science, 2014

2013    Dean’s Outstanding Achievement Award for Excellence in Early Career Research, The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&M University

2010    American Society of Plant Biology Women’s Young Investigator Travel Award

 

Selected Publication

 

  1. Lin, W., Li, B., Lu, D., Chen, S., Zhu, N., He, P., and Shan, L., (2014) Tyrosine phosphorylation of BAK1/BIK1 mediates Arabidopsis innate immunity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 3632-3637.
  2. Zhou, J., Wu, S., Chen, X., Liu, C., Sheen, J., Shan, L., and He, P. (2014) Pseudomonas syringae effector HopF2 suppresses Arabidopsis immunity by targeting BAK1. The Plant Journal 77:235–245.
  3. Cheng C., Gao X., Feng B., Sheen J., Shan L., He P. (2013) Plant immune response to pathogens differs with changing temperatures. Nat Commun. 4:2530. doi: 10.1038/ncomms3530
  4. Lin, W., Lu, D., Gao, X., Jian, S., Ma, X., Wang, Z., Mengiste, T., He, P., and Shan L. (2013) Inverse modulation of plant immunity and plant development by a receptor-like cytoplasmic kinase BIK1. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110 (29):12114-9.
  5. Cui, F., Wu, S., Sun, W., Coaker, G., Kunkel, B. N, Shan, L. (2013) The Pseudomonas syringae type III effector AvrRpt2 promotes pathogen virulence via stimulating Arabidopsis Auxin/Indole Acetic Acid protein turnover. Plant Physiology 162:1018-1029.
  6. Gao, X., Chen, X., Lin, W., Lu, D., Niu, Y., Li, L., Cheng, C., McCormack, M., Sheen, J., Shan, L., and He, P. (2013) Bifurcation of Arabidopsis NLR Immune Signaling via Ca2+-Sensor Protein Kinases. PLoS Pathog 9,
  7. Gao, X., Li, F., Li, M., Kianinejad, A., Dever, J., Wheeler, T., Li, Z., He, P., and Shan, L., 2013 Cotton GhBAK1 mediates Verticillium wilt resistance and cell death. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 55(7):586-96.
  8. Gao X, Shan L (2013) Functional genomic analysis of cotton genes with agrobacterium-mediated virus-induced gene silencing. Methods in Mol Biol 975, 157-165.
  9. Lu, D., Lin, W., Gao, X., Wu, S., Cheng, C., Avila, J.,Heese, A.,Devarenne, T., He, P., and Shan, L. (2011) Direct ubiquitination of pattern recognition receptor FLS2 attenuates plant innate immunity. Science. 332: 1439-1442.
  10. Gao, X., Britt, C., Shan, L. and He, P. (2011) Agrobacterium-mediated virus-induced gene silencing assay in cotton. J Vis Exp. 54
  11. Gao, X., Wheeler, T., Li, Z., Kenerley, C., He, P., and Shan, L. (2011) Silencing GhNDR1 and GhMKK2 compromised cotton resistance to Verticillium wilt. The Plant Journal. 66(2):293-305.
  12. Wu, S., Lu, D., Kabbage, M., Wei, H., Swingle, B., Dickman, M., He, P., and Shan, L. (2011) Bacterial effector HopF2 suppresses Arabidopsis innate immunity at the plasma membrane. Plant Microbe Interact. 24(5):585-93.
  13. Lu, D., Wu, S., He, P., and Shan, L. (2010) Phosphorylation of receptor-like cytoplasmic kinases by bacterial flagellin. Plant Signal Behav. 5 (5).
  14. Lu, D., Wu, S., Gao, X., Zhang, Y., Shan, L. and He, P. (2010) A receptor-like cytoplasmic kinase BIK1 associates with flagellin receptor complex to initiate plant innate immunity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107:496-501.
  15. Boudsocq, M., Willmann R., McCormack, M., Lee, H., Shan L., He P., Bush, J., Cheng, S., and Sheen J., (2010) Differential innate immune signalling via Ca2+ sensor protein kinases. Nature. 464: 418-422.
  16. Chinchilla, D., Shan, L., He, P., de Vries, S. and Kemmerling, B. (2009) One for all-the receptor-associated kinase BAK1. Trend in Plant Science.14 (10) 535-541.
  17. Shan, L. , He, P. , Li, J., Heese, A., Peck, S. C., Nurnberger, T., Martin, G. B., and Sheen, J. (2008). Bacterial effectors target the common signaling partner BAK1 to disrupt multiple MAMP receptor-signaling complexes and impede plant immunity. Cell Host & Microbe 4: 17-2
  18. Chen, Z., Agnew, J., Cohen, J., He, P., Shan, L., Sheen, J., and Kunkel, K. (2007). The Pseudomonas syringae type III effector AvrRpt2 alters Arabidopsis thaliana auxin physiology. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A 104: 20131-20136.
  19. Shan, L., He, P., and Sheen, J. (2007). Intercepting host MAPK signaling cascades by bacterial type III effectors. Cell Host & Microbe 1: 167-174.
  20. He, P.*, Shan, L.*, Lin, N.-C., Martin, G., Kemmerling, B., Nurnberger, T., and Sheen, J. (2006). Specific bacterial suppressors of MAMP signaling upstream of MAPKKK in Arabidopsis innate immunity. Cell 125: 563-575. (*Co-first author)