Skip to main content
ARS Home » Northeast Area » Washington, D.C. » National Arboretum » Floral and Nursery Plants Research » People & Locations » Hui Duan

Hui Duan
Floral and Nursery Plants Research
Research Geneticist

Phone: (301) 504-5350
Fax:

(Employee information on this page comes from the REE Directory. Please contact your front office staff to update the REE Directory.)

Projects
Genetic Improvement of Woody Ornamental Plants for Resilient and Sustainable Landscapes
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 445024
Development of Transgene-free Approaches for Gene Editing in Landscape Plants
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 437121
Crapemyrtle Germplasm Enhancement
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 443920
Biotechnology Innovations for Nursery and Floriculture Crops
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 444685

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Reliable callus-induced plantlet regeneration from leaf explants of Lagerstroemia speciosa and genetic fidelity assessment through ISSR markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Engineered DsRNA-protein nanoparticles for effective systemic gene silencing in plants Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tang, D., Sun, H., Kalluri, A., Ding, J., Zhai, L., Gu, X., Li, Y., Yer, H., Yang, X., Tuskan, G., Deng, Z., Duan, H., Gmitter, F., Kumar, C., Li, Y. 2024. Engineered DsRNA-protein nanoparticles for effective systemic gene silencing in plants. Horticulture Research. https://doi.org/10.1093/hr/uhae045.
Transient gene expression in Petunia flower petals as a toolbox Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Duan, H. 2023. Transient gene expression in Petunia flower petals as a toolbox. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology. https://doi.org/10.1080/14620316.2023.2248127.
Root predominant overexpression of iaaM and CKX genes promotes root initiation and biomass production and initiation in citrus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tang, D., Li, Y., Zhai, L., Wang, X., Li, W., Kumar, R., Yer, H., Duan, H., Cheng, B., Deng, Z., Li, Y. 2023. Root predominant overexpression of iaaM and CKX genes promotes root initiation and biomass production and initiation in citrus. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11240-023-02557-9.
Characterization of host-effector transcription dynamics during pathogen infection in engineered late blight resistant potato Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Duan, H., Moresco, P., Champouret, N. 2023. Characterization of host-effector transcription dynamics during pathogen infection in engineered late blight resistant potato. Transgenic Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11248-023-00340-2.
Engineered cleistogamy in Camelina sativa for bioconfinement Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, D., Gao, L., Mcadams, J., Zhao, F., Lu, H., Wu, Y., Martin, J., Sherif, S.M., Subramanian, J., Duan, H., Liu, W. 2022. Engineered cleistogamy in Camelina sativa for bioconfinement. Horticulture Research. https://doi.org/10.1093/hr/uhac280.
New opportunities for using WUS/BBM and GRF-GIF genes to enhance genetic transformation of ornamental plants - (Review Article)
Duan, H., Maren, N.A., Ranney, T.G., Liu, W. 2022. New opportunities for using WUS-BBM and GRF-GIF genes to enhance genetic transformation of ornamental plants. Ornamental Plant Research. 2:4.
Genotype-independent plant transformation - (Review Article)
Duan, H., Maren, N.A., Da, K., Yencho, G.G., Ranney, T.G., Liu, W. 2022. Genotype-independent plant transformation. Horticulture Research. pages 9.