Matthew Steven Wheatley

Matthew Steven Wheatley

  • Postdoctoral Scholar
  • Yang Lab
419 Life Sciences Building
University Park, PA 16802

Areas of Expertise

  • Genome Editing
  • Molecular Cloning
  • Pathogenicity Assays


  • B.S Biotechnology Molecular Bioscience RIT (2015)


Zhao, H., Wang, X., Jia, Y., Minkenberg, B., Wheatley, M., Fan, F., Jia, M. H., Famoso, A., Edwards, J. D., Wamishe, Y., Valent, B., Wang, G. L., Yang, Y. 2018. The Rice Blast Resistance Gene Ptr Encodes a Novel Protein and Confers Broad-Spectrum Disease ResistanceNature Communication. Vol 9, 1doi 10.1038/s41467-018-04369-4

Minkenberg B, Wheatley M, Yang Y. 2017. CRISPR/Cas9-Enabled Multiplex Genome Editing and Its Application, chapter in Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science Academic Press.