• Title: Professor
  • Department: Institute of Botany and Plant Physiology
  • Address: 335 Tianyan Building
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2003.7-Present, Staff member and PI of cryobiology lab, Lanzhou University, School of Life Sciences

2006.7-2010.7: Postdoc, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany

2008.11-2009.11: Visiting scholar, Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Plant Biolog

Academic Appointments
Honors & Awards
  1. Sixuan Zhao#, Yidan Zhang#, Xiangli Ou, Chunmei Wu, Liya Ma, Xiule Yue, Zhiguang Zhao*. Comparison with Arabidopsis reveals optimal nitrogen allocation strategy and mechanism in Chorispora bungeana, a cryophyte with strong freezing tolerance. Journal of Plant Physiology, 2021, 256, 153311.
  2. Wang Jincheng, Jing Mingbo, Zhang Wei, Zhang Gaosen, Zhang Binglin, Liu Guangxiu, Chen Tuo, Zhao Zhiguang. Assessment of organic compost and biochar in promoting phytoremediation of crude-oil contaminated soil using Calendula officinalis in the Loess Plateau, China. Journal of Arid Land. 2021, 13(6): 612-628
  3. Jian Chen, Xuehui Chen, Qingfeng Zhang, Yidan Zhang, Xiangli Ou, Lizhe An, Huyuan Feng*, Zhiguang Zhao*. A cold-induced pectin methyl-esterase inhibitor gene contributes negatively to freezing tolerance but positively to salt tolerance in Arabidopsis. Journal of Plant Physiology, 2018, 222, 67–78.
  4. Zhiguang Zhao, Youfu Zhang, Tuo Chen*, Xuan Cui, Qingbai Wu, Lizhe An. The effect and implication of human disturbances on altitudinal variation of non-structural carbohydrates in Kobresia pygmaea. Acta Physiol Plant, 2014, 36, 2511-2519.
  5. Zhipeng Liu, Tianlong Chen, Lichao Ma, Zhiguang Zhao, Patrick X Zhao, Zhibiao Nan, Yanrong Wang. Global transcriptome sequencing using the Illumina platform and the development of EST-SSR markers in autotetraploid alfalfa. PLoS One. 2013, e83549.
  6. Zhiguang Zhao#, Lingling Tan#, Chunyan Dang, Hua Zhang, Qingbai Wu*, Lizhe An*. Deep-sequencing transcriptome analysis of chilling tolerance mechanisms of a subnival alpine plant, Chorispora bungeana. BMC Plant Biology, 2012, 12, 222.
  7. Tuo Chen, Zhiguang Zhao, Youfu Zhang, Weiya Qiang, Huyuan Feng, Lizhe An, Zhongqin Li. Physiological variations in chloroplasts of Rhodiola coccinea along an altitudinal gradient in Tianshan Mountain. Acta Physiol Plant. 2012, 34, 1007-1015.
  8. Tao Qu, Rongfang Liu, Wei Wang, Lizhe An*, Tuo Chen, Guangxiu Liu, Zhiguang Zhao*. Brassinosteroids regulate pectin methylesterase activity and AtPME41 expression in Arabidopsis under chilling stress. Cryobiology, 2011, 63, 111-117.
  9. Yajie Liu, Haifeng Jiang, Zhiguang Zhao, Lizhe An*. Abscisic acid is involved in brassinosteroids-induced chilling tolerance in the suspension cultured cells from Chorispora bungeana. Journal of Plant Physiology. 2011, 168(9), 853-862.
  10. Yajie Liu, Haifeng Jiang, Zhiguang Zhao, Lizhe An*. Nitric oxide synthase like activity-dependent nitric oxide production protects against chilling-induced oxidative damage in Chorispora bungeana suspension cultured cells. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 2010, 48, 936-944.
  11. Youfu Zhang, Zhiguang Zhao, Manxiao Zhang, Tuo Chen*, Lizhe An*, Jianmin Wu. Seasonal acclimation of superoxide anion production, antioxidants, IUFA, and electron transport rates in chloroplasts of two Sabina species. Plant Science. 2009(05): 696-701.
  12. Yajie Liu, Zhiguang Zhao, Jing Si, Cuixia Di, Jin Han*, Lizhe An*. Brassinosteroids alleviate chilling-induced oxidative damage by enhancing antioxidant defense system in suspension cultured cells of Chorispora bungeana. Plant Growth Regulation, 2009, 59, 207-214.
  13. Jianmin Wu, Tao Qu, Shuyan Chen, Zhiguang Zhao*, Lizhe An*. Molecular cloning and characterization of a gamma-glutamylcysteine synthetase gene from Chorispora bungeana. Protoplasma,2009, 235, 27-36.
  14. Zhuangqin Duan, Lei Bai, Zhiguang Zhao, Guoping Zhang, Fangmin Cheng, Lixi Jiang, Kunmin Chen*. Drought-stimulated activity of plasma membrane nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate oxidase and its catalytic properties in rice. Jouranl of Integrative Plant Biology, 2009, 51, 1104-1115.
  15. Zhuangqin Duan, Junmin Wang, Lei Bai, Zhiguang Zhao, Kunmin Chen*. Anatomical and Chemical Alterations but not Photosynthetic Dynamics and Apoplastic Transport Changes are Involved in the Brittleness Culm Mutation of Rice. Jouranl of Integrative Plant Biology, 2008, 50, 1508-1517.
  16. Jianmin Wu, Zhiguang Zhao*, Lizhe An*, Yanhong Liu, Shijian Xu, Dahai Gao, Youfu Zhang. Inhibition of glutathione synthesis decreases chilling tolerance in Chorispora bungeana callus. Cryobiology, 2008, 57, 9-17.
  17. Haijun Gong*, Kunmin Chen, Zhiguang Zhao, Guocang Chen, Weijun Zhou Effects of silicon on defense of wheat against oxidative stress under drought at different developmental stages. Biologia Plantarum, 2008, 52, 592-596.
  18. Jianmin Wu, Zhiguang Zhao, Hua Xing, Huiping Guo, Wenxuan Li, Lizhe An*, Shijian Xu, Tuo Chen. Effects of freezing on plasma membrane H+-ATPase of the callus from Chorispora bungeana. Biologia Plantarum, 2007, 51, 229-234.
  19. Lizhe An, Xiaofeng Xu, Hongguan Tang, Manxiao Zhang, Zongdong Hou, Yanhong Liu, Zhiguang Zhao, Huyuan Feng, Shijian Xu, Xunling Wang. Ethylene Production and 1-Aminocyclopropane-1-Carboxylate (ACC) Synthase Gene Expression in Tomato (Lycopsicon esculentum Mill.) Leaves Under Enhanced UV-B Radiation. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 2006, 48(10): 1190-1196.
  20. Yibo Wang, Huyuan Feng, Ying Qu, Jiaqiang Cheng, Zhiguang Zhao, Manxiao Zhang, Xunling Wang, Lizhe An*. The relationship between reactive oxygen species and nitric oxide in ultraviolet-B-induced ethylene production in leaves of maize seedlings. Environmental and Experimental Botany, 2006, 57, 51-61.
  21. Xiangwen Fang, Jianli Yuan, Gang Wang*, Zhiguang Zhao. Fruit production of shrub, Caragana korshinskii, following above-ground partial shoot removal: mechanisms underlying compensation. Plant Ecology, 2006, 187, 213-225.
  22. Yan Jing, Haijun Gong, Zhiguang Zhao, Guocang Chen, Suomin Wang*, Chenglie Zhang. Comparison of Plasma Membrane H+-ATPase Activity in Two Ecotypes of Reed (Phragmites communis) Leaves from Different Habitats. Acta Botanica Sinica, 2004, 46, 1040-1048.
  23. Hui Yang, Zhiguang Zhao, Weiya Qiang, Lizhe An, Shijian Xu, Xunling Wang*. Effects of enhanced UV-B radiation on the hormonal content of vegetative and reproductive tissues of two tomato cultivars and its relationship with reproductive characteristics. Plant Growth Regulation, 2004, 43, 251-258.
  24. Hua Xing, Lingling Tan, Lizhe An, Zhiguang Zhao*, Suomin Wang, Chenglie Zhang. Evidence for the involvement of nitric oxide and reactive oxygen species in osmotic stress tolerance of wheat seedlings: Inverse correlation between leaf abscisic acid accumulation and leaf water loss. Plant Growth regulation, 2004, 42, 61–68.
  25. Haijun Gong, Kunming Chen, Guocang Chen, Zhiguang Zhao, Suomin Wang*, Chenglie Zhang. Redox system in the plasma membranes of two ecotypes of reed (phragmites communis trin.) leaves from different habitats. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2003, 32(2), 163-168.
  26. Zhiguang Zhao, Guocang Chen, Chenglie Zhang*. Interaction between reactive oxygen species and nitric oxide in drought-induced abscisic acid synthesis in root tips of wheat seedlings. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology, 2001, 28(10), 1055-1061.
  27. 赵丽华, 豆献英, 赵志光, 蔡伟明. 两个水稻硝酸还原酶基因的克隆及其在不同环境刺激下的表达分析. 华北农学报, 2010, 25(6), 57-63.
  28. 董小培, 赵志光, 章高森, 张威, 张满效. 石化污泥分离、筛选菌株的鉴定及生理特性. 兰州大学学报(自然科学版). 2010, 46(5), 107-111.
  29. 高乐旋, 赵志光, 丛志远, 张波, 刘盛, 许治永. Pb~(2+)对衣藻和微囊藻种间竞争的影响. 兰州大学学报(自然科学版). 2007, 43(01), 52-57.
  30. 曲涛, 吴建民, 赵志光, 安黎哲. 植物microRNA及其抗胁迫作用机制研究进展. 西北植物学报. 2007, 27(06), 1275-1284.
  31. 王罗霞, 赵志光, 王锁民. 一氧化氮对水分胁迫下小麦叶片活性氧代谢及膜脂过氧化的影响. 草业学报. 2006, 15(04), 104-108.
  32. 赵志光, 李海燕, 陈拓, 王海庆, 安黎哲, 陈国仓. 干旱与氧化胁迫对小麦根氧化还原状态和叶片ABA积累的影响. 西北植物学报. 2006, 26(04), 736-742.
  33. 吴建民, 幸华, 赵志光, 安黎哲. 植物抗冻蛋白的研究进展及其应用. 冰川冻土. 2004, 26(04), 482-487.
  34. 宫海军, 陈坤明, 高永生, 赵志光, 王锁民, 张承烈. 不同生境两种生态型芦苇的抗氧化系统(英文). 西北植物学. 2004, 24(02), 193-198.
  35. 高永生, 王锁民, 宫海军, 赵志光, 张承烈. 盐胁迫下植物离子转运的分子生物学研究. 草业学报. 2003, 12(05), 18-25.
  36. 赵志光, 谭玲玲, 王锁民, 陈国仓, 张承烈. 植物一氧化氮(NO)研究进展. 植物学通报. 2002, 19(06), 659-665.
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