赵剑,华中农业大学楚天学者特聘教授,博士生导师,作物遗传改良国家重点实验室固定研究成员。2000年至2012年在日本九州大学(JSPS资助)和美国(堪萨斯州立大学,农业部儿童营养研究中心/贝勒医学院,Noble Foundation等)从事植物萜类,生物碱,黄酮和油脂代谢及代谢物转运体的分子机理研究。2013年入选湖北省“百人计划”。






1999 博士,中国医学科学院/中国协和医科大学

1995 硕士,东北师范大学

1992 学士,内蒙古师范大学



  1. Zhao J, Devaiah SP, Wang C, Li MWelti R, Wang X (2013). Arabidopsis phospholipase Dβ1 modulates defense responses to bacterial and fungal pathogens. New Phytologist 199:228-240
  2. Verdier J*, Zhao J*, Torres-Jerez I, Ge S, He XZ, Liu CGMysore KS, Dixon RA, Udvardi MK (2012) The MtPAR MYB transcription factor acts as an on-switch for proanthocyanidin biosynthesis in Medicago truncatula. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 109 (5) 1766-1771* equal contribution to this work
  3. Zhao J. (2012) Nutraceuticals/functional foods for improving health and preventing disease. In: Oliver Kayser and Heribert Warzecha (eds), Pharmaceutical Biotechnology –Drug Discovery and Clinical Applications (2nd Edition). Wiley-VCH Verlag: Weinheim, Germany. p599-628
  4. Zhao J, Wang C, Bedair M, Mohamed Bedair, Welti R, Sumner LW, Ivan Baxter I, Wang X. (2011) Suppression of phospholipase Dγs confers an increased aluminum resistance in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS One 6(12):e28086
  5. Zhao J, Huhman D, Shadle G, He XZ, Sumner LW, Tang Y, Dixon RA.(2011) MATE2 mediates vacuolar sequestration of glycosylated and malonylated flavonoids in Medicago truncatula. Plant Cell. 23:1536-1555
  6. Zhao J. (2011) Phytonutrient and phytotherapy for improving health. In: Peter Prendergast and Melvin A. Shiffman (eds), Aesthetic Medicine: Art and Techniques. Springer-Verlag : Heidelberg, Germany, Part 2, p47-58
  7. Zhao J, Dixon RA (2010) The “ins” and “outs” of flavonoid transport. Trends in Plant Science. 15:72-80
  8. Zhao J, Pang YZ, Dixon RA (2010) The mysteries of proanthocyanidin transport and polymerization. Plant Physiology 153:437-443
  9. Zhao J, Connorton JM, Guo YQ, Li X, Shigaki T, Hirschi KD, Pittman JK. (2009) Functional studies of split Arabidopsis Ca2+/H+ exchangers. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 284:34075-34083
  10. Zhao J, Dixon, RA. (2009) MATE transporters facilitate vacuolar uptake of epicatechin 3'-O-glucoside for proanthocyanidin biosynthesis in Medicago truncatula and Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 21:2323-2340
  11. Zhao J, Shigaki T, Mei H, Guo YQ, Cheng NH,, Hirschi KD. (2009) Interaction between Arabidopsis Ca2+/H+ exchangers CAX1 and CAX3. Journal of Biological Chemistry 284:4605-4615
  12. Zhao J, Cheng NH, Motes CM, Blancaflor EB, Moore M, Gonzales N, Padmanaban S, Sze H, Ward JM, Hirschi KD. (2008) AtCHX13 is a plasma membrane K+ transporter. Plant Physiology 148:796-807
  13. Zhao J. (2007) Nutraceutical, nutritional therapy, phytonutrients, and phytotherapy for improvement of human health: A perspective on plant biotechnology application. Recent Patents on Biotechnology 1:75-97 (invited review)
  14. Zhao J (2007) Plant troponoids: Chemistry, biological activity, and biosynthesis. Current Medicinal Chemistry 14(24):2597-2621
  15. Zhao J, Verpoorte R. (2007) Manipulating indole alkaloid production in Catharanthus roseus cell cultures in bioreactors: from biochemical processing to metabolic engineering. Phytochemistry Reviews 6:435-457 (Invited review)
  16. Zhao J, Matsimaga Y, Fujita K, Sakai K. (2006) Metabolic flux and signal analysis of b-thujaplicin and monoterpene biosynthesis in elicited C. lusitanica cell culture by elicitor and methyl jasmonate. Metabolic Engineering 8:14-29
  17. Zhao J, Davis LC, Verpoorte R (2005) Elicitor signal transduction leading to production of plant secondary metabolites. Biotechnology Advances 23:283-333