Dr. Xinguo Li

CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization), Australia



2000  Ph.D., Beijing Forestry University, China

1990  M.Sc., Beijing Forestry University, China

1985  B.Sc., Huazhong Agricultural University, China


Publications (Selected)

  1. Xiaohui Yang, Xinguo Li, Bailian Li, Deqiang Zhang. Identification of genes differentially expressed in shoot apical meristems and in mature xylem in Populus tomentosa. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter, 2014, 32(2):452-464
  2. Xinguo Li, Xiaohui Yang, Harry Wu. Transcriptome profiling of radiata pine branches reveals new insights into reaction wood formation with implications in plant gravitropism. BMC Genomics, 2013,14:768
  3. Shuming Peng, Hao Jiang, Sheng Zhang, Lianghua Chen, Xinguo Li, Helena Korpelainen, Chunyang Li.Transcriptional profiling reveals sexual differences of the leave transcriptomes in response to drought stress in Populus yunnanensis Dode. Tree Physiology, 2012, 32(12):1541-1555
  4. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Simon G Southerton. Identification of putative candidate genes for juvenile wood density in Pinus radiata. Tree Physiology, 2012, 32(8): 1046-1057
  5. Hao Jiang, Shuming Peng, Sheng Zhang, Xinguo Li, Helena Korpelainen, Chunyang Li. Transcriptional profiling analysis in Populus yunnanensis provides insights into the molecular mechanisms of sexual differences in plant salinity tolerance. Journal of Experimental Botany, 2012, 63(10): 3709-3726
  6. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Simon G Southerton. Transcriptome profiling ofPinus radiatajuvenile wood with contrasting stiffness identifies putative candidate genes involved in microfibril orientation and cell wall mechanics.BMC Genomics, 2011, 12:480
  7. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Simon G Southerton. Transcriptome profiling of wood maturation inPinus radiataidentifies differentially expressed genes with implications in juvenile and mature wood variation.Gene, 2011, 487(1): 62-71
  8. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Southerton G Simon. Comparative genomics reveals conservative evolution of the xylem transcriptome in vascular plants. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2010, 10:190
  9. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Southerton G Simon. Seasonal reorganization of the xylem transcriptome at different tree ages reveals novel insights into wood formation inPinus radiata. New Phytologist, 2010, 187:764-776
  10. Xinguo Li, Harry X Wu, Shannon Dillon, Simon G Southerton. Generation and analysis of expressed sequence tags from six developing xylem libraries inPinus radiataD. Don. BMC Genomics, 2009, 10: 41
  11. H. Wu, T. McRae, S. Southerton, W. Gapare, B. Baltunis, Xinguo Li, S. Dillon, M. Ivkovic, M. Powell, M. Dieters, K. Harding, C. Matherson and J. IIic. Quantitative and molecular genetics of juvenile wood traits in radiata and slash/Caribbean pines. Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited. pp1-73. 2009. ISBN: 978-920883-69-0
  12. Matsumoto Asako, Tani Naoki, Xinguo Li, Nakao Yuri, Tomaru Nobuhiro, Tsumura Yoshihiko. Development and polymorphisms of microsatellite markers for Hinoki (Chamaecyparis obtusa). Molecular Ecology Notes, 2006, 6(2):310-312
  13. Ohlsson AB, Djerbi S, Winzell A, Besseuille L, Staldal V, Xinguo Li, Blomquist K, Bulone U, Terri TT, and Berglund T. Cell suspension cultures ofPopulus tremula x P.tremuloidesexhibit a high level of cellulose synthase gene expression that coincides with increased in vitro cellulose synthase activity. Protoplasma, 2006, 228 (4): 221-229
  14. Xinguo Li, Jinju Tian. Differential expression on cell wall formative genes in cell suspension cultures ofPopulus tomentosaCarr. Hereditas, 2004, 26(5): 676-682
  15. Xinguo Li, Jinju Tian, Tani Naoki,Tsumura Yashihiko. Isolation and characterization of nuclear microsatellites fromChamaecypress obtusaEndl. Acta Genetica Sinica, 2004, 31(4): 375-379
  16. Zhang Zhihui, Zhang Zhiyi, Lin Shanzhi, Xinguo Li. Effects of planting density on growth of new clones in Populus tomentosa. Forestry Studies in China, 2003, 5(2):23-29
  17. Xinguo Li. Breeding new poplar varieties for environmental protection. Land Forestation, 2002,1:38
  18. Xinguo Li, Zhang Zhiyi, David M.O'Malley. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) detection on base sequences of CAD gene in lignin biosynthesis of loblolly pine (Pinus taedaL.). Journal of Beijing Forestry University, 2001, 23(6):5-9
  19. Liu Yong, Chen Yan, Zhang Zhiyi,Xinguo Li. Effects of fertilizer treatments on seedling growth and cold resistance of triploidPopulus tomentosa.Journal of Beijing Forestry University, 2000, 22(1):38-44
  20. Xinguo Li, ZhangZhiyi. Specialties, difficulties and counter measures on protecting new varieties of forest trees. World Forestry Research, 2000, 13(4): 12-16