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Submitted by Joohyun Lee on Monday, 6/18/2018, at 1:15 AM
Teaching Interests

Molecular Genetics 
Molecules, Genes, and Cells

Research Interests


Schwartz CJ, Lee J, Amasino R. Variation in shade-induced flowering in Arabidopsis thaliana results from FLOWERING LOCUS T allelic variation. PLoS One. 2017 12(11):e0187768. 

Woods DP, Ream TS, Bouché F, Lee J, Thrower N, Wilkerson C, Amasino RM. Establishment of a vernalization requirement in Brachypodium distachyon requires REPRESSOR OF VERNALIZATION1. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2017 114(25):6623-6628.

Lee J, Yun JY, Zhao W, Shen WH, Amasino RM. A methyltransferase required for proper timing of the vernalization response in Arabidopsis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2015 112(7):2269-74. 

Lee J, Amasino RM. Two FLX family members are non-redundantly required to establish the vernalization requirement in Arabidopsis. Nat Commun. 2013;4:2186.

Morrissey J, Baxter IR, Lee J, Li L, Lahner B, Grotz N, Kaplan J, Salt DE, Guerinot ML. The ferroportin metal efflux proteins function in iron and cobalt homeostasis in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2009 21(10):3326-38.

Baxter I, Muthukumar B, Park HC, Buchner P, Lahner B, Danku J, Zhao K, Lee J, Hawkesford MJ, Guerinot ML, Salt DE. Variation in molybdenum content across broadly distributed populations of Arabidopsis thaliana is controlled by a mitochondrial molybdenum transporter (MOT1). PLoS Genet. 2008 4(2):e1000004.

Lee J, Shim D, Song WY, Hwang I, Lee Y. Arabidopsis metallothioneins 2a and 3 enhance resistance to cadmium when expressed in Vicia faba guard cells. Plant Mol Biol. 2004 54(6):805-15.

Lee M, Lee K, Lee J, Noh EW, Lee Y. AtPDR12 contributes to lead resistance in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2005 138(2):827-36. 

Song WY, Martinoia E, Lee J, Kim D, Kim DY, Vogt E, Shim D, Choi KS, Hwang I, Lee Y. A novel family of cys-rich membrane proteins mediates cadmium resistance in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2004 135(2):1027-39.

Lee J, Bae H, Jeong J, Lee JY, Yang YY, Hwang I, Martinoia E, Lee Y. Functional expression of a bacterial heavy metal transporter in Arabidopsis enhances resistance to and decreases uptake of heavy metals. Plant Physiol. 2003 133(2):589-96. Erratum in: Plant Physiol. 2005 139(2):1095.