Shirong Guo


Affiliation: Nanjing Agricultural University
Country: China


  1. Zhong M, Wang Y, Zhang Y, Shu S, Sun J, Guo S. Overexpression of Transglutaminase from Cucumber in Tobacco Increases Salt Tolerance through Regulation of Photosynthesis. Int J Mol Sci. 2019;20: pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, overexpression of TGase may be an effective strategy for enhancing resistance to salt stress of salt-sensitive crops in agricultural production. ..
  2. Wei Y, Wang Y, Wu X, Shu S, Sun J, Guo S. Redox and thylakoid membrane proteomic analysis reveals the Momordica (Momordica charantia L.) rootstock-induced photoprotection of cucumber leaves under short-term heat stress. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2019;136:98-108 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, Momordica rootstock alleviated heat-induced photoinhibition by maintaining intracellular redox homeostasis, stabilizing the protein library of the thylakoid membrane and modulating NPQ in the scions. ..
  3. He L, Yu L, Li B, Du N, Guo S. The effect of exogenous calcium on cucumber fruit quality, photosynthesis, chlorophyll fluorescence, and fast chlorophyll fluorescence during the fruiting period under hypoxic stress. BMC Plant Biol. 2018;18:180 pubmed publisher
  4. Xing W, Li L, GAO P, Li H, Shao Q, Shu S, et al. Effects of grafting with pumpkin rootstock on carbohydrate metabolism in cucumber seedlings under Ca(NO3)2 stress. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015;87:124-32 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the rootstock-grafting improved salt tolerance, which might play a role in elevated sucrose metabolism and a glycolytic pathway regulated by the pumpkin rootstock. ..
  5. Du N, Shi L, Du L, Yuan Y, Li B, Sang T, et al. Effect of vinegar residue compost amendments on cucumber growth and Fusarium wilt. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:19133-41 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate convincingly that vinegar residue compost-amended media has a beneficial effect on cucumber growth and could be applied as a method for biological control of cucumber Fusarium wilt. ..
  6. Du J, Guo S, Sun J, Shu S. Proteomic and physiological analyses reveal the role of exogenous spermidine on cucumber roots in response to Ca(NO3)2 stress. Plant Mol Biol. 2018;97:1-21 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of these proteomic and physiological analyses in cucumber root may facilitate a better understanding of the underlying mechanism of Ca(NO3)2 stress tolerance mediated by exogenous Spd. ..
  7. Wu J, Shu S, Li C, Sun J, Guo S. Spermidine-mediated hydrogen peroxide signaling enhances the antioxidant capacity of salt-stressed cucumber roots. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;128:152-162 pubmed publisher
  8. Yuan L, Zhu S, Shu S, Sun J, Guo S. Regulation of 2,4-epibrassinolide on mineral nutrient uptake and ion distribution in Ca(NO3)2 stressed cucumber plants. J Plant Physiol. 2015;188:29-36 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggested that EBL could alleviate the ion damage from excess Ca(2+) through regulating mineral nutrients uptake and distribution. ..
  9. An Y, Zhou H, Zhong M, Sun J, Shu S, Shao Q, et al. Root proteomics reveals cucumber 24-epibrassinolide responses under Ca(NO3)2 stress. Plant Cell Rep. 2016;35:1081-101 pubmed publisher
    ..The mechanism for alleviation provides valuable insight into improving Ca(NO3)2 stress tolerance of other horticultural plants. ..

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  1. Shi L, Du N, Yuan Y, Shu S, Sun J, Guo S. Vinegar residue compost as a growth substrate enhances cucumber resistance against the Fusarium wilt pathogen Fusarium oxysporum by regulating physiological and biochemical responses. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:18277-87 pubmed publisher
    ..They also provide a theoretical basis for VRS applications. ..
  2. Sang T, Shan X, Li B, Shu S, Sun J, Guo S. Comparative proteomic analysis reveals the positive effect of exogenous spermidine on photosynthesis and salinity tolerance in cucumber seedlings. Plant Cell Rep. 2016;35:1769-82 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provided insights into how exogenous Spd protects photosynthesis and enhances salt tolerance in cucumber seedlings. ..
  3. Yang Y, Yu L, Wang L, Guo S. Bottle gourd rootstock-grafting promotes photosynthesis by regulating the stomata and non-stomata performances in leaves of watermelon seedlings under NaCl stress. J Plant Physiol. 2015;186-187:50-8 pubmed publisher
  4. Du J, Shu S, Shao Q, An Y, Zhou H, Guo S, et al. Mitigative effects of spermidine on photosynthesis and carbon-nitrogen balance of cucumber seedlings under Ca(NO3)2 stress. J Plant Res. 2016;129:79-91 pubmed publisher
  5. Shu S, Tang Y, Yuan Y, Sun J, Zhong M, Guo S. The role of 24-epibrassinolide in the regulation of photosynthetic characteristics and nitrogen metabolism of tomato seedlings under a combined low temperature and weak light stress. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2016;107:344-353 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that EBR could alleviate the combined stress-induced harmful effects on photosynthesis and nitrogen metabolism, thus leading to improved plant growth. ..
  6. Du N, Shi L, Yuan Y, Sun J, Shu S, Guo S. Isolation of a potential biocontrol agent Paenibacillus polymyxa NSY50 from vinegar waste compost and its induction of host defense responses against Fusarium wilt of cucumber. Microbiol Res. 2017;202:1-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Of particular interest was the reduced expression of these genes at disease progression stages, which may be required for F. oxysporum dependent necrotrophic disease development. ..
  7. An Y, Zhou H, Yuan Y, Li L, Sun J, Shu S, et al. 24-Epibrassinolide-induced alterations in the root cell walls of Cucumis sativus L. under Ca(NO3)2 stress. Protoplasma. 2018;255:841-850 pubmed publisher
    ..The continuous transduction of EBL signal thickened the secondary cell wall of casparian band cells, thus resisting against ion toxicity and maintaining water transport. ..