Faculty & Staff

Jiaxu Li

Associate Professor
Discipline: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Specialty: Plant Stressors
Email: jl305@bch.msstate.edu
Phone: (662) 325-1115
Office Location: Dorman Hall, Room 402

Mailing Address
Box 9655
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Physical Address
32 Creelman St
Mississippi State, MS 39762


  • Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Courses Taught

  • BCH 4013/6013 - Principles of Biochemistry

Research Interests

  • Protein kinases
  • Histone methylation
  • Post-translational modifications
  • Abscisic acid signaling
  • Abiotic stress
  • Peptide sequencing
  • Mass spectrometry
  • Quantitative proteomics

Recent Publications

  • Sah, S. K., K. R. Reddy, J. Li. 2016. Abscisic acid and abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants. Frontiers in Plant Science 7:571. Download
  • Wang, Z., G. Dong, H. Steen, J. Li. 2009. A simple and effective method for detecting phosphopeptides for phosphoproteomic analysis. Proteomics 72:831-835. Download
  • Yi, T., G. Dong, Z. Wang, J. Li. 2009. Identification and Functional Analysis of Phosphoproteins Regulated by Auxin in Arabidopsis Roots. Journal of Plant Biology. Download
  • Dong, G., D. Ma, J. Li. 2008. The histone methyltransferase SDG8 regulates shoot branching in Arabidopsis. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, Vol. 373:659-644. Download
  • He, H., J. Li. 2008. Proteomic analysis of phosphoproteins regulated by abscisic acid in rice leaves. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 371:883-888. Download