Faculty & Staff

Zhaohua Peng

Discipline: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Specialty: Rice Molecular Biology
Email: zp7@ra.msstate.edu
Phone: (662) 325-2640
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., Ohio State University

Courses Taught

  • BCH 8243 - Molecular Bio Plants

Research Interests

  • Plant molecular biology
  • Plant development
  • Proteomics

Recent Publications

  • Lv, Y., Z. Liang, W. Qi, T. Zhang, F. Lin, Z. Peng, H. Zhao. 2016. Genome-wide identification and functional prediction of nitrogen-responsive intergenic and intronic long non-coding RNAs in maize (Zea mays L.). BMC Genomics 17: 350. Download
  • Mujahid, H., K. Pendarvis, J. S. Reddy, B. R.R. Nallamilli, K. R. Reddy, B. Naduri, Z. Peng. 2016. Comparative proteomic analysis of cotton fiber development and protein extraction method comparison in late stage fibers. Proteomes 4(1), 7. Download
  • Xing, S., X. Meng, L. Zhou, H. Mujahid, C. Zhao, Y. Zhang, C. Wang, Z. Peng. 2016. Proteome profile of starch granules purified from rice (Oryza sativa) endosperm. Plos One 11(12):e0168467. Download
  • Mujahid, H., F. Tan, J. Zhang, B.R. Nallamilli, K. Pendarvis, Z. Peng. 2013. Nuclear proteome response to cell wall removal in rice (Oryza sativa). Proteome Science, 11(1):26. Download
  • Nallamilli, B.R., J. Zhang, H. Mujahid, B.M. Malone, S.M. Bridges, Z. Peng. 2013. Polycomb group gene OsFIE2 regulates endosperm development and grain filling in rice (Oryza sativa) via a mechanism distinct from arabidopsis. PLoS Genetics, 9. Download