Dr Zhenchuan Ma

Postdoctoral Scientist
Jonathan Jones Group


Kong L, Qiu X, Kang J, Wang Y, Chen H, Huang J, Qiu M, Zhao Y, Kong G, Ma Z, Wang Y, Ye W, Dong S, Ma W, Wang Y (2017)

A Phytophthora Effector Manipulates Host Histone Acetylation and Reprograms Defense Gene Expression to Promote Infection. Curr Biol. 2017 Apr 3;27(7):981-991. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.02.044.

Ma Z, Zhu L, Song T, Wang Y, Zhang Q, Xia Y, Qiu M, Lin Y, Li H, Kong L, Fang Y, Ye W, Wang Y, Dong S, Zheng X, Tyler BM, Wang Y (2017)

A paralogous decoy protects Phytophthora sojae apoplastic effector PsXEG1 from a host inhibitor. Science. 2017 Feb 17;355(6326):710-714. doi: 10.1126/science.aai7919.

Song T, Ma Z, Shen D, Li Q, Li W, Su L, Ye T, Zhang M, Wang Y, Dou D (2015)

An Oomycete CRN Effector Reprograms Expression of Plant HSP Genes by Targeting their Promoters. PLoS Pathog. 2015 Dec 29;11(12):e1005348. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1005348.

Ma Z, Song T, Zhu L, Ye W, Wang Y, Shao Y, Dong S, Zhang Z, Dou D, Zheng X, Tyler BM, Wang Y (2015)

A Phytophthora sojae Glycoside Hydrolase 12 Protein Is a Major Virulence Factor during Soybean Infection and Is Recognized as a PAMP. Plant Cell. 2015 Jul;27(7):2057-72. doi: 10.1105/tpc.15.00390.

Cheng B, Yu X, Ma Z, Dong S, Dou D, Wang Y, Zheng X (2012)

Phytophthora sojae effector Avh331 suppresses the plant defence response by disturbing the MAPK signalling pathway. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology 77, p 1-9