Ahmed Faik

Summary

Affiliation: Ohio University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Putative fasciclin-like arabinogalactan-proteins (FLA) in wheat (Triticum aestivum) and rice (Oryza sativa): identification and bioinformatic analyses
    Ahmed Faik
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Mol Genet Genomics 276:478-94. 2006
  2. pmc Functional identification of a hydroxyproline-o-galactosyltransferase specific for arabinogalactan protein biosynthesis in Arabidopsis
    Debarati Basu
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    J Biol Chem 288:10132-43. 2013
  3. pmc Biochemical and physiological characterization of fut4 and fut6 mutants defective in arabinogalactan-protein fucosylation in Arabidopsis
    Yan Liang
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Exp Bot 64:5537-51. 2013
  4. pmc A glucurono(arabino)xylan synthase complex from wheat contains members of the GT43, GT47, and GT75 families and functions cooperatively
    Wei Zeng
    Environmental and Plant Biology department, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Plant Physiol 154:78-97. 2010
  5. pmc Identification and characterization of in vitro galactosyltransferase activities involved in arabinogalactan-protein glycosylation in tobacco and Arabidopsis
    Yan Liang
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Plant Physiol 154:632-42. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Supercritical CO2 and ionic liquids for the pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass in bioethanol production
    Tingyue Gu
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Environ Technol 34:1735-49. 2013
  7. pmc UDP-Xylose-stimulated glucuronyltransferase activity in wheat microsomal membranes: characterization and role in glucurono(arabino)xylan biosynthesis
    Wei Zeng
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Plant Physiol 147:78-91. 2008
  8. pmc Arabidopsis thaliana RGXT1 and RGXT2 encode Golgi-localized (1,3)-alpha-D-xylosyltransferases involved in the synthesis of pectic rhamnogalacturonan-II
    Jack Egelund
    Biotechnology Group, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences and Center for Molecular Plant Physiology, DK 1871 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Plant Cell 18:2593-607. 2006

Collaborators

  • Fathey Sarhan
  • Tingyue Gu
  • Nan Jiang
  • Tadashi Ishii
  • Yan Liang
  • Wei Zeng
  • Debarati Basu
  • Jack Egelund
  • Klaus Himmeldirk
  • Xiao Liu
  • Marcia Kieliszewski
  • Michael Held
  • Allan M Showalter
  • Vijayanand Nadella
  • Tara L Killen
  • Ramya Nadella
  • Mohor Chatterjee
  • Henrik Clausen
  • Bent Larsen Petersen
  • Iben Damager
  • Naomi Geshi
  • Peter Ulvskov
  • Carl Erik Olsen
  • Mohammed Saddik Motawia

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Putative fasciclin-like arabinogalactan-proteins (FLA) in wheat (Triticum aestivum) and rice (Oryza sativa): identification and bioinformatic analyses
    Ahmed Faik
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Mol Genet Genomics 276:478-94. 2006
    ..The identification of wheat FLAs will facilitate studying their function in plant growth and development and their role in stress response...
  2. pmc Functional identification of a hydroxyproline-o-galactosyltransferase specific for arabinogalactan protein biosynthesis in Arabidopsis
    Debarati Basu
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    J Biol Chem 288:10132-43. 2013
    ..Confocal microscopic analysis of fluorescently tagged AtGALT2 in tobacco epidermal cells indicated that AtGALT2 is probably localized in the endomembrane system consistent with its function...
  3. pmc Biochemical and physiological characterization of fut4 and fut6 mutants defective in arabinogalactan-protein fucosylation in Arabidopsis
    Yan Liang
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Exp Bot 64:5537-51. 2013
    ..The current work exemplifies the possibilities of refinement of cell wall structures by manipulation of a single or a few cell wall biosynthetic genes. ..
  4. pmc A glucurono(arabino)xylan synthase complex from wheat contains members of the GT43, GT47, and GT75 families and functions cooperatively
    Wei Zeng
    Environmental and Plant Biology department, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Plant Physiol 154:78-97. 2010
    ..Our results provide a direct link of the involvement of TaGT43-4, TaGT47-13, and TaGT75-4 proteins (as a core complex) in the synthesis of GAX polymer in wheat...
  5. pmc Identification and characterization of in vitro galactosyltransferase activities involved in arabinogalactan-protein glycosylation in tobacco and Arabidopsis
    Yan Liang
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Plant Physiol 154:632-42. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Supercritical CO2 and ionic liquids for the pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass in bioethanol production
    Tingyue Gu
    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Environ Technol 34:1735-49. 2013
    ..By comparison, while IL pretreatment does not require an elevated pressure, ILs are still too expensive for large-scale uses. Further research and development are needed to make the two green pretreatment methods practical...
  7. pmc UDP-Xylose-stimulated glucuronyltransferase activity in wheat microsomal membranes: characterization and role in glucurono(arabino)xylan biosynthesis
    Wei Zeng
    Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Plant Physiol 147:78-91. 2008
    ..Size exclusion chromatography indicated that the nascent GAX-like polymer had an apparent molecular mass of approximately 10 to 15 kD; however, mature GAXs from wheat cell walls had larger apparent molecular masses (>66 kD)...
  8. pmc Arabidopsis thaliana RGXT1 and RGXT2 encode Golgi-localized (1,3)-alpha-D-xylosyltransferases involved in the synthesis of pectic rhamnogalacturonan-II
    Jack Egelund
    Biotechnology Group, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences and Center for Molecular Plant Physiology, DK 1871 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Plant Cell 18:2593-607. 2006
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that RGXT1 and RGXT2 encode Golgi-localized (1,3)-alpha-d-xylosyltransferases involved in the biosynthesis of pectic rhamnogalacturonan-II...