Associate Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Shanghai Institute of Plant Physiology 1993
M.S., Fudan University (China) 1990
B.S., Lanzhou University (China) 1985
Shang, Y., P. Yang, and Z. Pei. “Research at channel level on the effect of LaCl3 on Radish (Raphanus satirus L.) vacuolar membrane.” Chinese Science Bulletin 47, no. 2 (January 1, 2002): 111–15.
Murata, Y., Z. M. Pei, I. C. Mori, and J. Schroeder. “Abscisic acid activation of plasma membrane Ca(2+) channels in guard cells requires cytosolic NAD(P)H and is differentially disrupted upstream and downstream of reactive oxygen species production in abi1-1 and abi2-1 protein phosphatase 2C mutants..” The Plant Cell 13, no. 11 (November 2001): 2513–23. https://doi.org/10.1105/tpc.010210. Full Text
Yang, P., Y. F. Shang, and Z. M. Pei. “Action Mechanism Research of Lanthanons to Slow Vacuolar Ion Channels in Raphanus Satirus L. (Xinlimei) Radish by Patch-Clamp.” Chinese Chemical Letters 12, no. 9 (September 1, 2001): 813–14.
Pei, Z. M., Y. Murata, G. Benning, S. Thomine, B. Klüsener, G. J. Allen, E. Grill, and J. I. Schroeder. “Calcium channels activated by hydrogen peroxide mediate abscisic acid signalling in guard cells..” Nature 406, no. 6797 (August 2000): 731–34. https://doi.org/10.1038/35021067. Full Text
Pei, Z. M., J. M. Ward, and J. I. Schroeder. “Magnesium sensitizes slow vacuolar channels to physiological cytosolic calcium and inhibits fast vacuolar channels in fava bean guard cell vacuoles.” Plant Physiology 121, no. 3 (January 1, 1999): 977–86. https://doi.org/10.1104/pp.121.3.977. Full Text
Pei, Z. M., M. Ghassemian, C. M. Kwak, P. McCourt, and J. I. Schroeder. “Role of farnesyltransferase in ABA regulation of guard cell anion channels and plant water loss..” Science (New York, N.Y.) 282, no. 5387 (October 1998): 287–90. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.282.5387.287. Full Text
Pei, Z. M., V. M. Baizabal-Aguirre, G. J. Allen, and J. I. Schroeder. “A transient outward-rectifying K+ channel current down-regulated by cytosolic Ca2+ in Arabidopsis thaliana guard cells.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 95, no. 11 (May 26, 1998): 6548–53. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.95.11.6548. Full Text
Pei, Z. M., J. I. Schroeder, and M. Schwarz. “Background ion channel activities in Arabidopsis guard cells and review of ion channel regulation by protein phosphorylation events.” Journal of Experimental Botany 49, no. SPEC. ISS. (January 1, 1998): 319–28.
Ichida, A. M., Z. M. Pei, V. M. Baizabal-Aguirre, K. J. Turner, and J. I. Schroeder. “Expression of a Cs(+)-resistant guard cell K+ channel confers Cs(+)-resistant, light-induced stomatal opening in transgenic arabidopsis..” The Plant Cell 9, no. 10 (October 1997): 1843–57. https://doi.org/10.1105/tpc.9.10.1843. Full Text
Pei, Z. M., K. Kuchitsu, J. M. Ward, M. Schwarz, and J. I. Schroeder. “Differential abscisic acid regulation of guard cell slow anion channels in Arabidopsis wild-type and abi1 and abi2 mutants..” The Plant Cell 9, no. 3 (March 1997): 409–23. https://doi.org/10.1105/tpc.9.3.409. Full Text