Yang L,MO W,Yu X,Yao N,Zhou Z,Fan X,Zhang L,Piao M,Li S,Yang D,Lin C and Zuo Z.(2018) Reconstituting Arabidopsis CRY2 Signaling Pathway in Mammalian Cells Reveals Regulation of Transcription by Direct Binding of CRY2 to DNA Cell Reports 24:585-593.

Zhang H, Wang H, Zhu Q, Gao Y, Wang H, Zhao L, Wang Y, Xi F, Wang W, Yang Y, Lin C, Gu L.(2018) Transcriptome characterization of moso bamboo (Phyllostachys edulis) seedlings in response to exogenous gibberellin applications BMC plant biology 18(1):125. doi: 10.1186/s12870-018-1336-z.

Wang Q,Liu Q,Wang X,Zuo Z,Oka Y and Lin C.(2018) New insights into the mechanisms of phytochrome-cryptochrome coaction New Phytologist 217:547–551.

Wang Q, Zuo Z, Wang X, Liu Q, Gu L, Oka Y, Lin C.(2018) Beyond the photocycle – how cryptochromes regulate photoresponses in plants? Current Option in Plant Biology 45:120-126.

Wang Q,Liu Q,Wang X,Zuo Z,Oka Y and Lin C. (2017) New insights into the mechanisms of phytochrome–cryptochrome coaction New phytologist doi: 10.1111/nph.14886.
Wang X,Wang Q,Han Y,Liu Q,Gu L,Yang Z,Su J,Liu B,Zuo Z,He W,Wang J,Liu B,Minami M,Kim J,Oka Y and Lin C. (2017) A CRY–BIC negative-feedback circuitry regulating blue light sensitivity of Arabidopsis The Plant Journal 92:426-436.
Wang W,Gu L,Ye S,Zhang H,Cai C,Xiang M,Gao Y,Wang Q,Lin C and Zhu Q. (2017) Genome-wide analysis and transcriptomic profiling of the auxin biosynthesis,transport and signaling family genes in moso bamboo (Phyllostachys heterocycla) BMC Genomics 18:870 DOI 10.1186/s12864-017-4250-0.

Qing Liu, Qin Wang, Weixian Deng, Xu Wang, Mingxin Piao, Dawei Cai, Yaxing Li, William D. Barshop, Xiaolan Yu, Tingting Zhou, Bin Liu, Yoshito Oka, James Wohlschlegel, Zecheng Zuo and Chentao Lin.(2017) Molecular basis for blue light-dependent phosphorylation of Arabidopsis cryptochrome 2 Nature Communications  doi:10.1038/ncomms15234.

Wang T, Wang H, Cai D, Gao Y, Zhang H, Wang Y, Lin C, Ma L and Gu L.(2017) Comprehensive profiling of rhizome-associated alternative splicing and alternative polyadenylation in moso bamboo (Phyllostachys edulis) The Plant Journal doi: 10.1111/tpj.13597.

Zhang H,Lin C and Gu L.(2017) Light Regulation of Alternative Pre-mRNA Splicing in Plants Photochem Photobiol 93(1):159-165.

Wang Q,Zuo Z,Wang X,Gu L, Yoshizumi T,Yang,Z,Liu Q,Liu W,Han Y,Liu B, Wohlschlegel J A, Matsui M, Oka Y and Lin C.(2016) Photoactivation and inactivation mechanisms of Arabidopsis cryptochrome2 Science 354:343-347.

  Liu Q,Wang Q,Liu B,Wang W,Wang X,Park J,Yang Z,Du X,Bian M and Lin C.(2016) The Blue Light-Dependent Polyubiquitination and Degradation of Arabidopsis Cryptochrome2 Requires Multiple E3 Ubiquitin Ligases Plant Cell Physiol 57(10):2175-2186.

  Zhu Z and Lin C. (2016) Photomorphogenesis: When blue meets red Nature Plants 2(2): 16019. doi: 10.1038.

  Yang L,Wang X,Deng W ,Mo W ,Gao J,Liu Q,Zhang C ,Wang Q,Lin C and Zuo Z .(2016)Using HEK293T Expression System to Study Photoactive Plant Cryptochromes Frontiers in Plant Science 27(7): 940. doi: 10.3389.

  Zhang C,Liu J,Zhao T,Gomez A,Li C,Yu C,Li H,Lin J,Yang Y,Liu B and Lin C. (2016) A Drought-Inducible Transcription Factor Delays Reproductive Timing in Rice Plant Physiology 171(1):334-343.

  Liu B,Yang Z,Gomez A,Liu B,Lin C ,Oka Y.(2016) Signaling mechanisms of plant cryptochromes in Arabidopsis thaliana J Plant Res 129(2):137-148.

  Jie Gao., Xu Wang., Meng Zhang., Mingdi Bian., Weixian Deng., Zecheng Zuo., Zhenming Yang.,Dongping Zhong and Chentao Lin.(2015) Trp triad-dependent rapid photoreduction is not required for the function of Arabidopsis CRY1 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112(29): 9135-9140.

  Wang Q., Barshop W.D., Bian M., Vashisht A.A., He R., Yu X., Liu B., Nguyen P., Liu X., Zhao X., Wohlschlegel J.A and Lin C.(2015) The Blue Light-Dependent Phosphorylation of the CCE Domain Determines the Photosensitivity of Arabidopsis CRY2 Mol Plant 8:631-643.

  Meng, Y, Li, H.,Wang, Q., Liu, B and Lin, C. (2013) Blue Light-Dependent Interaction between Cryptochrome2 and CIB1 Regulates Transcription and Leaf Senescence in Soybean Plant Cell 25: 4405-4420.

  Liu, H., Wang,Q., Liu, Y., Zhao, X., Imaizumi, T., Somers, D. E., Tobin, E. M and Lin, C.(2013) The Arabidopsis photoreceptors CRY2 and ZTL mediate blue-light regulation of the transcription factor CIB1 by distinct mechanisms Proc NatlAcad Sci U S A 110:17582-17587.
  Liu, Y., Li, X., Li, K., Liu, H and Lin, C. (2013) Multiple bHLH proteins form heterodimers to mediate CRY2-dependent regulation of flowering-time in Arabidopsis Plos Genetics 9: e1003861.
  Wang, Q., Zhu,Z., Ozkardesh, K and Lin, C (2013) Phytochromes and Phytohormones: The Shrinking Degree of Separation Molecular Plant 6: 5-67.      
  Wang, H., Zhang,Z., Li, H., Zhao, X., Liu, X., Ortiz, M., Lin, C and Liu B. (2013) CONSTANS-LIKE7 regulates branching and shade avoidance response in Arabidopsis J Exp Bot 64: 1017?1024.
  Fristedt, R.,Scharff, L.B., Clarke, C.A., Wang, Q., Lin, C., Merchant, S.S., Bock R. (2013) RBF1, a Plant Homolog of the Bacterial Ribosome-Binding Factor RbfA, Acts in Processing of the Chloroplast 16S Ribosomal RNA Plant Physiology 164: 201?215.
  Liu, H., Gomez,G., Lin, S., Lin, S and Lin, C. (2012) Optogenetic Control of Transcriptionin Zebrafish PLoS ONE 7:e50738.
  Wang, Q.,Fristedt, R., Yu X., Chen, Z., Liu, H., Lee, Y., Guo, H., Merchant, S., Lin, C.(2012) The γ-carbonic anhydrase subcomplex of mitochondrial complex I isessential for development and important for photomorphogenesis of Arabidopsis Plant Physiology 160: 1373-1383.
  Wang, Q., Zhu,Z., Ozkardesh, K and Lin C., (2012) Phytochromes and phytohormones: The shrinking degree of separation Molecular Plant 6: 5-67.           
  Shikata,H., Shibata, M., Ushijima, T., Nakashima, M., Kong, S.G., Matsuoka, K., Lin,C and Matsushita, T.(2012) The RS domain of Arabidopsis splicing factorRRC1 is required for phytochrome B signal transduction Plant J 70: 727-738.
  Briggs, W and Lin, C. (2012) Photomorphogenesis from One Photoreceptor to 14: 40 Years of Progress Mol Plant 5:531-532.
  Zuo, Z., Meng,Y., Yu, W., Zhang, Z., Feng, D., Sun, S Liu, B and Lin, C. (2012) A study of the blue-light-dependent phosphorylation, degradation, and photobody formation of Arabidopsis CRY2 Mol Plant 5: 726-733.
   Li, X., Wang, Q.,Yu, X., Liu, H., Yang, H., Zhao, C., Liu, X., Tan, C., Klejnot, J., Zhong, D and Lin, C .(2011) Arabidopsis CRY2 functions by the photoactivation mechanism distinct from the trptriad-dependent photoreduction Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:20844-20849.
   Liu, H., Liu, B.,Zhao, C., Pepper, M and Lin, C. (2011) The action mechanisms of plant cryptochromes Trends in Plant Science 16:684-691.
   Liu, B., Zuo, Z.,Liu, H., Liu, X and Lin, C. (2011) Arabidopsis cryptochrome 1 interacts with SPA1 to suppress COP1 activity in response to blue light Genes &Development 25:1029?1034.
   Zuo, Z., Liu, H.,Liu, B., Liu, X and Lin, C.(2011) Blue light-dependent interaction of CRY2 with SPA1 regulates COP1 activity and floral initiation in Arabidopsis Current Biology 21:841-847.
   Liu, B., Liu, H.,Zhong, D and Lin, C.(2010) Searching for a photocycle of the cryptochrome photoreceptors Current Opinion in Plant Biology 13:578?586.
   Yu, X., Liu, H.,Klejnot, J and Lin, C.(2010) The Cryptochrome Blue Light Receptors The Arabidopsis Book 8:e0135.
   Yu, X., Sayegh,R., Maymon, M., Warpeha, K., Klejnot,J., Yang, H., Huang, J., Lee, J., Kaufman, L and Lin, C.(2009) Formation of nuclear bodies of Arabidopsis CRY2 in response to blue light is associated withblue light-dependent degradation of the photoreceptor Plant Cell  21: 118?130.
   Liu, H. Yu, X.,Li, K., Klejnot, J., Yang, H., Lisiero, D and Lin, C.(2008) Photoexcited CRY2 interacts with CIB1 to regulate transcription and floral initiation in Arabidopsis Science 322:1535-1539.
   Zhang Q, Li, H.,Li, R., Hu, R., Fan, C., Chen, F., Wang, Z., Liu, X., Fu, Y and Lin, C.(2008) Association of the circadian rhythmic expression of GmCRY1a with alatitudinal cline in photoperiodic flowering of soybean Proc Natl Acad Sci U SA 105: 21028?21033.
   Yang, Y., Zuo,Z., Zhao, X., Li, X., Klejnot, J., Li J., Chen, P., Liang, S., Yu X., Liu, X.,Lin, C.(2008) Blue-light-independent activity of Arabidopsis cryptochromes in the regulation of steady-state levels of protein and mRNA expression Molecular Plant 1: 167-177.
   Yu, X., Klejnot,J., Zhao, X., Shalitin D., Maymon M., Yang H., Lee J., Liu, X., Lopez, J and Lin, C.(2007) Arabidopsis cryptochrome 2 completes its post-translational“life cycle in the nucleus Plant Cell 19: 3146-3156.
   Yang, Y.,Klejnot, J. Yu, X., Liu, X and Lin, C.(2007) Florigen (II): It is a Mobile Protein Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 49: 1665-1669.
   Yu X., ShalitinD., Liu X., Maymon M., Klejnot J., Yang H., Lopez J., Zhao X., BendehakkaluK.T., Lin C.(2007) De-repression of the NC80 motif is critical for thephotoactivation of Arabidopsis CRY2 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104: 7289-7294.
   Zhao, X., Yu, X.,Foo, E., Symons, G. M., Lopez, J., Bendehakkalu, K. T, Xiang, J, Weller, J. L.,Liu X., Reid J. B and Lin, C.(2007) A study of Gibberellin homeostasis and cryptochrome-mediated blue light inhibition of hypocotyl elongation Plant Physiology 145:106-118.
   Lin, C and Todo,T.(2005) The Cryptochromes Genome Biology 6:220-228.
   Mockler, T.C.,Yu, X., Shalitin, D., Parikh, D., Michael, T.P., Liou, J., Huang, J., Smith,Z., Alonso, J.M., Ecker, J.R., Chory, J and Lin, C.(2004) Regulation offlowering time in Arabidopsis by K homology-domain proteins Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12759-12764.
   Klejnot, J and Lin, C.(2004) A CONSTANS experience brought to light Science 303:965-966.
   Shalitin, C., Yu,X., Maymon, M., Mockler, T and Lin, C.(2003) The blue light-dependent invivo and in vitro phosphorylation of Arabidopsis cryptochrome 1 Plant Cell 15:2421-2429.
   Lin, C and Shalitin, D.(2003) Cryptochrome structure and signal transduction Annu Rev Plant Biol 54: 469-496.
   Mockler, T.,Yang, H., Yu, X., Parikh, D., Cheng, Y.C., Dolan, S and Lin, C.(2003) Regulation of photoperiodic flowering by Arabidopsis photoreceptors Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:2140-2145.
   Shalitin, D.,Yang, H., Mockler, T. C., Maymon, M., Guo, H., Whitelam, G. C and Lin, C.(2002) Regulation of Arabidopsis cryptochrome 2 by blue-light-dependent phosphorylation Nature 417:763-767.
   Lin, C.(2002) Blue light receptors and signal transduction Plant Cell 14:207-225.
   Lin, C.(2002) Phototropin blue light receptors and light-induced movement responses in plants Science 295:759.
   Guo, H., Mockler,T., Duong, H and Lin, C.(2001) SUB1, an Arabidopsis Ca2+-binding proteininvolved in cryptochrome and phytochrome co-action Science 291:487-490.
    Lin, C.(2000) Plant blue-light receptors Trends Plant Sci 5:337-342.
    Lin, C.(2000) Photoreceptors and Regulation of Flowering Time Plant Physiol 2000: 123: 39-50.
    Guo, H., Duong,H., Ma, N., and Lin, C.(1999) The Arabidopsis blue-light receptor cryptochrome2 is a nuclear protein regulated by a blue light-dependent post-transcriptionalmechanism Plant J 19:279-287.
    Mockler, T. C.,Guo, H., Yang, H., Duong, H and Lin, C.(1999) Antagonistic actions of theArabidopsis cryptochromes and phytochrome B in the regulation of floralinduction Development 126:2073- 2082.
    Guo, H., Yang,H., Mockler,T. C and Lin, C.(1998) Regulation of flowering time by Arabidopsis Photoreceptors Science 279:1360-1363.
    Lin, C., Yang,H., Guo, H., Mockler, T. C., Chen, J. and Cashmore, A. R.(1998) Enhancement of Blue-Light Sensitivityof Arabidopsis Seedlings by a Blue Light Receptor Cryptochrome2 Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95:2686-2690.
    Lin, C., Ahmad,M and Cashmore, A.(1996) Arabidopsis cryptochrome 1 is a soluble proteinmediating blue-light-regulated plant growth and development Plant J 10(5): 893-902.
    Lin, C.,Robertson, D.E., Ahmad, M., Reibaks, A., Jorns, M., Dutton, L and Cashmore,A. R.(1995) Association of flavin adenine dinucleotide with the Arabidopsis blue light receptor CRY1 Science 269:968-970.
    Lin, C., Ahmad,M., Gordon, D and Cashmore, A.(1995) Expression of an Arabidopsis cryptochrome gene in transgenic tobacco results in hypersensitivity to blue, UV-A, and green light Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 92 (18): 8423-8427.
    Lin, C and Thomashow,M.F.(1992) DNA sequence of a cDNA forcold-regulated Arabidopsis gene cor15and characterization of the COR15 polypeptide Plant Physiol 99: 519-525.
    Lin, C., Guo, W.W., Everson, E and Thomashow, M.F.(1990) Cold acclimation in Arabidopsis andand wheat: a response associated with expression of cold regulated genesencoding "boiling-stable" polypeptides Plant Physiol 94:1078-1083.