Ian Wallace


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Assistant Professor

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Nevada/Mail Stop 214
1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  Nevada   89557

Office: (775) 682-7311
Fax: 682-7321

Email: iwallace@unr.edu
Building: Howard Medical Science,  Office N/A

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EDUCATION
Memphis University School, 2000
B. S. in Biochemistry, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Ph. D. in Biochemistry, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2008

ACADEMIC & RESEARCH INTEREST

Genetic and biochemical dissection of plant cell wall biosynthesis, deposition, and regulation; plant protein kinase signal transduction; manipulation of plant cell wall digestibility for lignocellulosic biofuel and forage crop applications.

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

Journals
Choi, W. G., Miller, G., Wallace, I., Harper, J., Mittler, R., and Gilroy, S 2017, Orchestrating Rapid Long-Distance Signaling in Plants with Ca2+ , ROS, and Electrical Signals., The Plant Journal View item.
Jones, D. M., Murray, C. M., Ketelaar, K. J., Thomas, J. J., Villalobos, J. A., Wallace, I. S. 2016, The emerging role of protein phosphorylation as a critical regulatory mechanism controlling cellulose biosynthesis., Frontiers in Plant Science View item.
Villalobos, J. A., Yi, B. R., Wallace, I. S. 2015, 2-fluoro-L-fucose is a metabolically incorporated inhibitor of plant cell wall polysaccharide fucosylation., PLOS ONE. View item.
Wallace, I. S. 2014, Acetobixan, an inhibitor of cellulose synthesis identified by microbial bioprospecting., PLoS ONE, 9(4), e95245 (pgs 1-10). View item.
Book or Chapter(s) in Books
Ketelaar, K. J., Wallace, I. S. 2015, Methods for large-scale identification of protein-kinase substrate networks., In Sanela Martic and Heinz-Berhard Kraatz (Ed.), Kinomics: Approaches and applications.
Wallace, I. S. 2014, A blueprint for cellulose biosynthesis, deposition, and regulation in plants., In Hiroo Fukuda (Ed.), Plant cell wall patterning and cell shape (pp. 65-96). Wiley-Blackwell.