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Shuzhen Men

 Department: Department of Plant Biology and Ecology
 Address: Room A516, Biology Experimental Building
 Phone: 022-23500865
::Professional Education::

2004-2009  Postdoc  Umeå Plant Science Centre, Sweden,

1999-2003  Ph.D.    Peking University

1996-1999  M.S.     Institute of Botany, the Chinese Academy of Sciences

1992-1996  B.S.     Hebei Normal University

::Research Area::

* Interactions of brassinosteroids and auxin in root development

* Sterol function in plant development

* Molecular mechanisms of the establishment of plant cell polarity

::Honors and Awards::
::Representative Publications::

1. Boutté Y., Frescatada-Rosa M., Men S., Chow C.M., Ebine K., Gustavsson A., Johansson L., Ueda T., Moore I., Jürgens G. and Grebe M. (2009) Endocytosis restricts Arabidopsis KNOLLE syntaxin to the cell division plane during late cytokinesis. EMBO J., advance online publication, doi:10.1038/emboj.2009.363.

2. Ikeda Y., Men S., Fischer U., Stepanova A.N., Alonso J.M., Ljung K, and Grebe M. (2009) Local auxin biosynthesis modulates gradient-directed planar polarity in Arabidopsis. Nat. Cell Biol. 11, 731-738.

3. Men S., Boutté Y., Ikeda Y., Li X., Palme K., Stierhof Y.D., Hartmann M.A., Moritz T. and Grebe M. (2008) Sterol-dependent endocytosis mediates post-cytokinetic acquisition of PIN2 auxin efflux carrier polarity. Nat. Cell Biol. 10, 237-244. (Featured in Dev. Cell 14, 318-320)

4. Li Y., Nie X., Men S., Jaime A., Teixeira S., Wei C. (2006) Genetic transformation of two species Orchids. Horticulture, Floriculture and Ornamental Plant Science and Biotechnology, Vol 2, Chapter X. Gobal Science Books. Edited by Jaime A. Teixeira da Silva.

5. Nie X., Men S., An L., Li M., Wei C., Chen Q. and Li Y. (2005) Transformation of Dendrobium phalaenopsis Fitz. and D. nobile Lindl. with CHS and AP1 genes. Propagation of Ornamental Plants 5, 89-94.

6. Fischer U., Men S. and Grebe M. (2004) Lipid function in plant cell polarity. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 7, 670-676.

7. Men S., Ming X., Wang Y., Liu R., Wei C. and Li Y. (2003) Genetic transformation of two species of orchid by biolistic bombardment. Plant Cell Rep. 21, 592-598.

8. Men S., Ming X., Liu R., Wei C. and Li Y. (2003) Agrobacterium-mediated genetic transformation of a Dendrobium orchid. Plant Cell Tiss. Org. Cult. 75: 63-71.


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