Affiliation: Nanjing Agricultural University
Wang X, Cheng C, Zhang K, Tian Z, Xu J, Yang S, et al
. Comparative transcriptomics reveals suppressed expression of genes related to auxin and the cell cycle contributes to the resistance of cucumber against Meloidogyne incognita. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:583 pubmed publisher
..incognita, thereby causing resistance to M. incognita in IL10-1. Knowledge from this research will provide a useful foundation for developing effective strategies in M. incognita-resistance breeding. ..
Zhang K, Wang X, Zhu W, Qin X, Xu J, Cheng C, et al
. Complete resistance to powdery mildew and partial resistance to downy mildew in a Cucumis hystrix introgression line of cucumber were controlled by a co-localized locus. Theor Appl Genet. 2018;131:2229-2243 pubmed publisher
..1 may be a likely candidate gene for DMR and PMR. This study has provided a clear evidence for the relationship between DMR and PMR in IL52 and sheds new light on the potential value of IL52 for cucumber DMR and PMR breeding program. ..
Zhang Y, Cheng C, Li J, Yang S, Wang Y, Li Z, et al
. Chromosomal structures and repetitive sequences divergence in Cucumis species revealed by comparative cytogenetic mapping. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:730 pubmed publisher
..The evolution of repetitive sequences was the main force for the divergence of Cucumis species from common ancestor. ..
Wu Z, Zhang T, Li L, Xu J, Qin X, Zhang T, et al
. Identification of a stable major-effect QTL (Parth 2.1) controlling parthenocarpy in cucumber and associated candidate gene analysis via whole genome re-sequencing. BMC Plant Biol. 2016;16:182 pubmed publisher
..SSR16226 and Indel-T-39 can be used in marker-assisted selection (MAS) of cucumber breeding. Whole genome re-sequencing enhances the efficiency of polymorphic marker development and prediction of candidate genes. ..
Li J, Xu J, Guo Q, Wu Z, Zhang T, Zhang K, et al
. Proteomic insight into fruit set of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) suggests the cues of hormone-independent parthenocarpy. BMC Genomics. 2017;18:896 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, the regulation of fruit abortion suppression may be closely related to protein synthesis pathways. ..
Wei Q, Wang Y, Qin X, Zhang Y, Zhang Z, Wang J, et al
. An SNP-based saturated genetic map and QTL analysis of fruit-related traits in cucumber using specific-length amplified fragment (SLAF) sequencing. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:1158 pubmed publisher
..This 1,800-locus map would likely facilitate genetic mapping of complex QTL loci controlling fruit yield, and the orientation of draft genome scaffolds. ..