Yi Li




The research field:


Representative Peer-Reviewed Publications
1. Jin L., Qin Q.Q., Wang Y., Liu L.F., Wen X., Ji S.Y., Wu J.G., Liu R.F., Wei C.H., Ding B., Li Y. Viral protein blocks auxin signaling through interaction with IAA10 and enhances virus infection in rice. PLoS Pathogens, 2016 (In revision). 
2. Wu J.G., Yang R.X., Yang Z.R., Zhao S.S., ..., Cao X.F., Li Y. Blocking MicroRNA528 Activity Enhances Rice Antiviral Defense through Regulating ROS Accumulation. Nature Plants, 2016 (In revision).
3. Wang Y., Qu J., Ji S., Wallace A.J., Wu J., Li Y., Gopalan V., Ding B. A Land Plant-specific Transcription Factor Directly Enhances Transcription of a Pathogenic Noncoding RNA Template by DNA-dependent RNA Polymerase II. The Plant Cell, 2016, 28(May) (On line).
4. Wu J.G., Yang Z.R., Wang Y., Zheng L.J., Ye R.Q., Ji Y.H., …Qi Y.J., and Li Y. Viral-inducible Argonaute18 confers broad-spectrum virus resistance in rice by sequestering a host microRNA. eLife, 2015(4). 
5. Cao M., Du P., Wang X., Yu Y.Q., Qiu Y.H., Li W.X., Gal-On A., Zhou C.Y., Li Y., Ding, S.W. Virus infection triggers widespread silencing of host genes by a distinct class of endogenous siRNAs in Arabidopsis. PNAS, 2014, 111(40):14613-14618. (Co-corresponding Author)
6. Geng Y.T., Ren F.L., Tomoeda M., Kishida M., Qiu Y., Wang Y.Y., Jin L., Su F., Tomita Y., Li Y., Chang Z.J. Insulin receptor substrate 1/2 (IRS-1/2) regulates Wnt/β-Catenin signaling through stabilizing Dishevelled. J. Biol. Chem., 2014, 289:11230-11241. (Co-corresponding Author) 
7. Liu L.F., Jin L., Huang X.H., Geng Y.T., Li F., Qin Q.Q., Wang R., Zheng L.J., Ji S.Y., Zhao S.S., Xie Q., Wei C.H., Xie C., Ding B., and Li Y. OsRFPH2-10, a rice RING-H2 finger type E3 ubiquitin ligase, plays an important role in rice antiviral defense in the early stages of Rice dwarf virus infection. Molecular Plant, 2014, 85:2975-2979. 
8. Seo J.K., Wu J.G., Li Y., Jin H.L., Contribution of small RNA pathway components in plant immunity. Mol Plant Microbe Interact, 2013, 26:617-625. (Co-corresponding Author) 
9. Jiang L., Qian D., Zheng H., Meng L.Y., Chen J., Le W.J., Zhou T., Zhou Y.J., Wei C.H., Li Y. RNA-dependent RNA polymerase 6 of rice (Oryza sativa) plays role in host defense against negative-strand RNA virus, Rice stripe virus. Virus Research, 2012, 163:512-519. 
10. Du P., Wu J.G., Zhang J.Y., Zhao S.Q., Zheng H., Gao G., Wei L.P., Li Y. Viral Infection Induces Expression of Novel Phased MicroRNAs from Conserved Cellular MicroRNA Precursors. PLoS Pathogens, 2011, 7(8) e1002176. 
11. Pu Y.Y, Kikuchi A., Moriyasu Y., Tomaru M., Jin Y., Suga H., Hagiwara K., Akita F., Shimizu T., Netsu O., Suzuki N., Uehara-Ichiki T., Sasaya T., Wei T.Y., Li Y., and Omura T. Rice Dwarf Viruses with Dysfunctional Genomes Generated in Plants Are Filtered Out in Vector Insects: Implications for the Origin of the Virus. Journal of Virology, 2011, 85:2975-2979. 
12. Ren B., Guo Y.Y., Gao F., Zhou P., Meng Z., Wu F., Wei C.H., Li Y. Multiple functions of Pns10 encoded by Rice dwarf virus Pns10 in suppressing systemic RNA silencing. Journal of Virology, 2010, 84:12914-12923. 
13. Zhang X.M., Du P., Lu L., Xiao Q., Wang W.J., Cao X.S., Ren B., Wei C.H., Li Y. Contrasting effects of HC-Pro and 2b viral suppressors from Sugarcane mosaic virus and Tomato aspermy cucumovirus on the accumulation of siRNAs. Virology, 2008, 374:351-360. 
14. Zhou F., Pu Y.Y., Wei T.Y., Liu H.J., Deng W.L., Wei C.H., Ding B., Omura T., Li Y. The P2 capsid Protein of the nonenveloped Rice Dwarf Phytoreovirus induces membrane fusion in insect host cells. PNAS, 2007, 104:19547-19552. 
15. Zhou F., Wu G., Deng W.L., Pu Y.Y., Wei C.H., Li Y. Interaction of rice dwarf virus outer capsid P8 protein with rice glycolate oxidase mediates relocalization of P8. FEBS Letter, 2007, 581:34-40. 
16. Liu H.J., Wei C.H., Zhong Y.W., Li Y. Rice black-streaked dwarf virus outer capsid protein P10 has self-interactions and forms oligomeric complexes in solution. Virus Research, 2007, 127:34-42. 
17. Cao X.S., Zhou P., Zhang X.M., Zhu S.F., Zhong X.H., Xiao Q., Ding B., Li Y. A RNA silencing suppressor from rice Phytoreovirus. Journal of Virology, 2005, 79:13018-13027. Highlighted in the issue. 
18. Zhu S.F., Chen M., Li Y. Interaction of the P2 protein of rice dwarf Phytoreovirus with ent-kaurene oxidase resulting in reducing GA content and this may further cause dwarf in RDV infected rice plants. Plant Physiology, 2005, 139:1935-1945. 
19. Leister T., Dahlbeck D., Day, D., Li, Y., Staskwicz, B. Molecular genetic evidence for the role of SGT1 in the intramolecular complementation of Bs2 protein activity in Nicotiana benthamiana. The Plant Cell, 2005, 17:1268-1278. 
20. Li Y, Bao Y, Wei C, et al. Rice dwarf Phytoreovirus segment S6-encoded nonstructural protein has a cell-to-cell movement function. Journal of Virology, 2004, 78: 5382-5380.