Tao Wang National Energy R & D Center for Biomass (NECB), China Agricultural University, China
1 protocol
Arsalan Daudi University of California
157 protocols

Manish Patel Department of Postharvest Science, Agriculture Research Organization (ARO), The Volcani Center, Israel
7 protocols

Wan-Jun Zhang
  • China Agricultural University
Research focus
  • Plant science
  • 1 Author merit


Ph.D. in Genetics, College of Biology, China Agricultural University, 2006

Current position

Associate Professor, Department of Grassland Science, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

Publications (since 2006)

  1. Liu, Y. R., Cen, H. F., Yan, J. P., Zhang, Y. W. and Zhang, W. J.* (2015). Inside out: high-efficiency plant regeneration and Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of upland and lowland switchgrass cultivars. Plant Cell Rep 34(7): 1099-1108.
  2. Zhang, W. J. and Wang, T. (2015). Enhanced salt tolerance of alfalfa (Medicago sativa) by rstB gene transformation. Plant Sci 234: 110-118.
  3. Patel, M., Milla-Lewis, S., Zhang, W., Templeton, K., Reynolds, W. C., Richardson, K., Biswas, M., Zuleta, M. C., Dewey, R. E., Qu, R. and Sathish, P. (2015). Overexpression of ubiquitin-like LpHUB1 gene confers drought tolerance in perennial ryegrass. Plant Biotechnol J 13(5): 689-699.
  4. Zhang, W. J.*, Dewey, R. E., Boss, W., Phillippy, B. Q. and Qu, R. (2013). Enhanced Agrobacterium-mediated transformation efficiencies in monocot cells is associated with attenuated defense responses. Plant Mol Biol 81(3): 273-286. 
  5. Zhang, W. J., Yang, S., Jin, Y., Shen, X. and Wang, T. (2009). The salt-tolerance gene rstB can be used as a selectable marker in plant genetic transformation. Mol Breeding 23: 269-277.
  6. Sun, B., Zhang, W. J., Dong, J., Jin, Y. and Wang, T. (2006). Callus induction and plant regeneration from mature seeds of bluegrass (Poa pratensis L.). Forestry Studies in China 8 (4): 25-29.
  7. Zhang, W. J., Dong, J., Liang, B., Jin, Y. and Wang, T. (2006). Highly-efficient embryogenesis and plant regeneration of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea Schreb.) from mature-seed drived culli. In vitro cellular and development biology-Plant 42(2): 114-118.
1 Protocol published
Cytohistochemical Determination of Calcium Deposition in Plant Cells
Authors:  Wan-Jun Zhang and Tao Wang, date: 01/20/2016, view: 7224, Q&A: 0
Calcium plays important roles in maintaining plant cellular structure and also acts as a key secondary messenger in intercellular signaling. Thirty years ago, methods of detecting calcium in sub-cellular level had been established (Stockwell and ...
2 Protocols reviewed
Development and Standardization of Rapid and Efficient Seed Germination Protocol for Cannabis sativa
Authors:  Aleksei Sorokin, Narendra Singh Yadav, Daniel Gaudet and Igor Kovalchuk, date: 01/05/2021, view: 3392, Q&A: 1

Cannabis seed germination is an important process for growers and researchers alike. Many biotechnological applications require a reliable sterile method for seed germination. This protocol outlines a seed germination procedure for Cannabis sativa

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Rice Root Organic Acid Efflux Measurement by Using Ion Chromatography
Authors:  Chun-quan Zhu, Xiao-fang Zhu and Ren-fang Shen, date: 02/20/2017, view: 7752, Q&A: 0
Organic acids secreted from plant roots play important roles in various biological processes including nutrient acquisition, metal detoxification, and pathogen attraction. The secretion of organic acids may be affected by various conditions such as ...
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