Recognizing Plant Physiology first authors: Zhi-Sheng Xu

Zhi-Sheng Xu, first author of Changing Carrot Color: Insertions in DcMYB7 Alter the Regulation of Anthocyanin Biosynthesis and Modification

Current Position: Associate Professor in College of Horticulture, Nanjing Agricultural University, China

Education: PhD, College of Horticulture, Nanjing Agricultural University, China

Non-scientific Interests:  swimming, badminton, and reading

Brief bio: My master and PhD degree studies were carried out at Nanjing Agricultural University, where I focused on improving the genetic transformation efficiency in Vitis vinifera and studying the function of stress related genes. In 2014, I joined Prof. Ai-Sheng Xiong laboratory that belongs to State Key Laboratory of Crop Genetics and Germplasm Enhancement and started to research the secondary metabolites in carrots, such as anthocyanins and carotenoids.



当前职位: 南京农业大学园艺学院副教授

教育经历: 博士,毕业于南京农业大学园艺学院