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Biography of CUIYUE

LIANG Cuiyue

Professor and PhD / Master's tutor.


Guangdong Natural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholars

Guangdong High-level Personnel of Special Support Program/ Outstanding Young Scholar


Ph.D. in College of Agricultural Resources and Environmental Science, South China Agricultural University, 2009

Master. in College of Agricultural Resources and Environmental Science, South China Agricultural University, 2006

B.S. in College of Agronomy, South China Agricultural University, 2003

Work Experience

Professor. in South China Agricultural University, 2015-

Associate Professor. in South China Agricultural University, 2013-2015

Postdoc. in Cornell University, 2009-2011;

Visiting Student. in Rutgers University, 2007;

Visiting Student. in the University of Hong Kong, 2007.

Main Research Grants

  1. National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2017-2020;
  2. Guangdong Natural Science Funds for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2015-2019
  3. Guangdong High-level Personnel of Special Support Program/ Outstanding Young Scholar, 2015-2018

Selected Publications

  1. Qianqian Chen, WeiweiWu, Tong Zhao, Wenqi Tan, Jiang Tian and Liang C*. Complex Gene Regulation Underlying Mineral Nutrient Homeostasis in Soybean Root Response to Acidity Stress. Genes 2019, 10, 402; doi:10.3390
  2. Weiwei Wu, Shengnan Zhu, Qianqian Chen, Yan Lin, Jiang Tian and Liang C*. Cell Wall Proteins Play Critical Roles in Plant Adaptation to Phosphorus Deficiency. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2019, 20, 5259; doi:10.3390
  3. Wu W, Lin Y, Chen Q, Peng W, Peng J, Tian J, Liang C* and Liao H. 2018. Functional conservation and divergence of soybean GmSTOP1 members in proton and aluminum tolerance. Frontier in Plant Science. 9:570. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.00570.
  4. Wu W, Lin Y, Liu P, Chen Q, Tian J, Liang C*. 2018. Association of extracellular dNTP utilization with a GmPAP1-like protein identified in cell wall proteomic analysis of soybean roots. Journal of Experimental Botany. 69: 603-617
  5. Peng W, Wu W, Peng J, Li J, Lin Y, Wang Y, Tian J, Sun L, Liang C* and Liao H. 2018. Characterization of the soybean GmALMT family genes and the function of GmALMT5 in response to phosphate starvation. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 60: 216-231.
  6. Liang C, Wang JX, Zhao J, Tian J, Liao H*. 2014. Control of phosphate homeostasis through gene regulation in crops. Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 21:59-66;
  7. Liang C, Tian J*, Liao H. 2013. Proteomics dissection of plant responses to mineral nutrient deficiency. Proteomics. 13:624-636;
  8. Liang C, Piñeros M, Tian J, Yao ZF, Sun LL, Liu JP, Shaff J, Coluccio A, Kochian L, Liao H*. 2013. Low pH, aluminum and phosphorus coordinately regulate malate exudation through GmALMT1 to improve soybean adaptation to acid soils. Plant Physiology. 161:1347-1361;
  9. Liang C, Sun LL, Yao ZF, Liao H, Tian J*. 2012. Comparative analysis of PvPAP gene family and their functions in response to phosphorus deficiency in common bean. PLoS ONE. 7(5): e38106;
  10. Liang C, Chen ZJ, Yao ZF, Tian J*, Liao H. 2012. Characterization of two putative protein phosphatase genes and their involvement in phosphorus efficiency in Phaseolus vulgarisJournal of Integrative Plant Biology. 54: 400-411;
  11. Liang C, Tian J, Lam HM, Lim BL, Yan XL, Liao H*. 2010. Biochemical and molecular characterization of PvPAP3, a novel purple acid phosphatase isolated from common bean enhancing extracellular ATP utilization. Plant Physiology. 152: 854-865;