Carrie Albrecht

Summary

Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Chemical form and distribution of selenium and sulfur in the selenium hyperaccumulator Astragalus bisulcatus
    Ingrid J Pickering
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 131:1460-7. 2003
  2. pmc Natural variants of AtHKT1 enhance Na+ accumulation in two wild populations of Arabidopsis
    Ana Rus
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e210. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Ionomics and the study of the plant ionome
    David E Salt
    Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Annu Rev Plant Biol 59:709-33. 2008
  4. pmc Iron-induced turnover of the Arabidopsis IRON-REGULATED TRANSPORTER1 metal transporter requires lysine residues
    Loubna Kerkeb
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Plant Physiol 146:1964-73. 2008
  5. pmc Variation in molybdenum content across broadly distributed populations of Arabidopsis thaliana is controlled by a mitochondrial molybdenum transporter (MOT1)
    Ivan Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000004. 2008
  6. pmc Reciprocal grafting separates the roles of the root and shoot in zinc hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi caerulescens
    Marcelo A de Guimarães
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    New Phytol 184:323-9. 2009
  7. pmc Root suberin forms an extracellular barrier that affects water relations and mineral nutrition in Arabidopsis
    Ivan Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000492. 2009
  8. pmc A coastal cline in sodium accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana is driven by natural variation of the sodium transporter AtHKT1;1
    Ivan Baxter
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Plant Genetics Research Unit, Donald Danforth Plant Sciences Center, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 6:e1001193. 2010
  9. pmc Interactive analysis of systems biology molecular expression data
    Mingwu Zhang
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    BMC Syst Biol 2:23. 2008
  10. pmc Transcriptional activation and localization of expression of Brassica juncea putative metal transport protein BjMTP1
    Balasubramaniam Muthukumar
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 7:32. 2007

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Publications44

  1. pmc Chemical form and distribution of selenium and sulfur in the selenium hyperaccumulator Astragalus bisulcatus
    Ingrid J Pickering
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 131:1460-7. 2003
    ..These results also indicate that sulfate and selenate reduction are developmentally correlated, and they suggest important differences between S and Se biochemistries...
  2. pmc Natural variants of AtHKT1 enhance Na+ accumulation in two wild populations of Arabidopsis
    Ana Rus
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e210. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Ionomics and the study of the plant ionome
    David E Salt
    Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Annu Rev Plant Biol 59:709-33. 2008
    ..In this review we describe the analytical and bioinformatics aspects of ionomics, as well as its application as a functional genomics tool...
  4. pmc Iron-induced turnover of the Arabidopsis IRON-REGULATED TRANSPORTER1 metal transporter requires lysine residues
    Loubna Kerkeb
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Plant Physiol 146:1964-73. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Variation in molybdenum content across broadly distributed populations of Arabidopsis thaliana is controlled by a mitochondrial molybdenum transporter (MOT1)
    Ivan Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000004. 2008
    ..This work provides the first molecular insight into the processes that regulate Mo accumulation in plants and shows that novel loci can be detected by association mapping...
  6. pmc Reciprocal grafting separates the roles of the root and shoot in zinc hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi caerulescens
    Marcelo A de Guimarães
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    New Phytol 184:323-9. 2009
    ..caerulescens is pri-marily dictated by root processes. Further, the mechanisms controlling Zn hypertolerance in the hyperaccumulator T. caerulescens are driven primarily by shoot processes...
  7. pmc Root suberin forms an extracellular barrier that affects water relations and mineral nutrition in Arabidopsis
    Ivan Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000492. 2009
    ..The changes observed in the elemental accumulation in leaves are also interpreted as evidence that a significant component of the radial root transport of Ca, Mn, and Zn occurs in the apoplast...
  8. pmc A coastal cline in sodium accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana is driven by natural variation of the sodium transporter AtHKT1;1
    Ivan Baxter
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Plant Genetics Research Unit, Donald Danforth Plant Sciences Center, St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 6:e1001193. 2010
    ..The fixation of this weak AtHKT1;1 allele in these populations is genetic evidence supporting local adaptation to these potentially saline impacted environments...
  9. pmc Interactive analysis of systems biology molecular expression data
    Mingwu Zhang
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    BMC Syst Biol 2:23. 2008
    ..The user must first generate visualization data with a preferred data mining algorithm and then upload the resulting data into the visualization package for graphic visualization of molecular relations...
  10. pmc Transcriptional activation and localization of expression of Brassica juncea putative metal transport protein BjMTP1
    Balasubramaniam Muthukumar
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 7:32. 2007
    ..Our goal in this study is to determine the transcriptional regulation of MTP1 in order to start to better understanding the physiological role of MTP1 in B. juncea...
  11. pmc The metal tolerance profile of Thlaspi goesingense is mimicked in Arabidopsis thaliana heterologously expressing serine acetyl-transferase
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Department, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 7:63. 2007
    ..We previously observed that elevated glutathione, driven by constitutive activation of serine acetyltransferase (SAT), plays a role in the Ni tolerance of T. goesingense...
  12. pmc Structure and evolution of the plant cation diffusion facilitator family of ion transporters
    Jeffery L Gustin
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, 625 Agricultural Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2010, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 11:76. 2011
    ..Phylogenetic analysis suggests that the CDF family has expanded within plants, but a definitive plant CDF family phylogeny has not been constructed...
  13. doi request reprint Arsenic-eaters: by accident or by design
    David E Salt
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    New Phytol 180:8-11. 2008
  14. pmc Update on plant ionomics
    David E Salt
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 136:2451-6. 2004
  15. pmc Increased glutathione biosynthesis plays a role in nickel tolerance in thlaspi nickel hyperaccumulators
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Cell 16:2176-91. 2004
    ..Taken together, such evidence supports our conclusion that elevated GSH concentrations, driven by constitutively elevated SAT activity, are involved in conferring tolerance to Ni-induced oxidative stress in Thlaspi Ni hyperaccumulators...
  16. pmc Purdue ionomics information management system. An integrated functional genomics platform
    Ivan Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 143:600-11. 2007
    ..PiiMS is accessible at www.purdue.edu/dp/ionomics...
  17. pmc Systems genetics of mineral metabolism
    James C Fleet
    Department of Foods and Nutrition, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    J Nutr 141:520-5. 2011
    ..e., ionomics. This short review will explain the value of forward genetics and ionomics as tools for exploring mammalian mineral metabolism...
  18. ncbi request reprint Genomic scale profiling of nutrient and trace elements in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Brett Lahner
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Horticulture Building, 625 Agriculture Mall Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Nat Biotechnol 21:1215-21. 2003
    ..thaliana genome is involved in regulating the plant's nutrient and trace element content. These results demonstrate the utility of elemental profiling as a useful functional genomics tool...
  19. pmc Production of Se-methylselenocysteine in transgenic plants expressing selenocysteine methyltransferase
    Danielle R Ellis
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, 1165 Horticulture Building, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 4:1. 2004
    ..Here, we describe the overexpression of a selenocysteine methyltransferase from A. bisulcatus to engineer Se-methylselenocysteine metabolism in the Se non-accumulator Arabidopsis thaliana (Thale cress)...
  20. doi request reprint MTP1-dependent Zn sequestration into shoot vacuoles suggests dual roles in Zn tolerance and accumulation in Zn-hyperaccumulating plants
    Jeffery L Gustin
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Plant J 57:1116-27. 2009
    ..goesingense play a role in both Zn tolerance and enhanced Zn uptake and accumulation, via the activation of a systemic Zn deficiency response...
  21. ncbi request reprint Analysis of sulfur and selenium assimilation in Astragalus plants with varying capacities to accumulate selenium
    Thomas G Sors
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, 1165 Horticulture Building, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Plant J 42:785-97. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint The plant CDF family member TgMTP1 from the Ni/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi goesingense acts to enhance efflux of Zn at the plasma membrane when expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Donggiun Kim
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, 625 Agricultural Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Plant J 39:237-51. 2004
    ..cerevisiae. Transient expression in Arabidopsis thaliana protoplasts also reveals that TgMTP1::green fluorescent protein (GFP) is localized at the plasma membrane, suggesting that TgMTP1 may also enhance Zn efflux in plants...
  23. pmc The effect of iron on the primary root elongation of Arabidopsis during phosphate deficiency
    James T Ward
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1165, USA
    Plant Physiol 147:1181-91. 2008
    ..This suggests that manipulating Fe availability to a plant could be a valuable strategy for improving a plant's ability to tolerate P deficiency...
  24. ncbi request reprint Characterization of selenocysteine methyltransferases from Astragalus species with contrasting selenium accumulation capacity
    Thomas G Sors
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2010, USA
    Plant J 59:110-22. 2009
    ..The mutated AbSMT enzyme exhibited a sixfold higher capacity to methylate selenocysteine, thereby establishing the evolutionary relationship of SMT and homocysteine methyltransferase enzymes in plants...
  25. ncbi request reprint Plants, selenium and human health
    Danielle R Ellis
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, 1165 Horticulture Drive, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1165, USA
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 6:273-9. 2003
    ....
  26. pmc The leaf ionome as a multivariable system to detect a plant's physiological status
    Ivan R Baxter
    Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:12081-6. 2008
    ....
  27. pmc Natural genetic variation in selected populations of Arabidopsis thaliana is associated with ionomic differences
    Elizabeth Buescher
    Department of Agronomy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11081. 2010
    ..All ionomic data presented is publicly available at www.ionomicshub.org...
  28. pmc Arsenic hyperaccumulation in gametophytes of Pteris vittata. A new model system for analysis of arsenic hyperaccumulation
    Luke Gumaelius
    Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 136:3198-208. 2004
    ..vittata using gametophytes as an easily manipulated model system...
  29. ncbi request reprint Assessment of plants from the Brassicaceae family as genetic models for the study of nickel and zinc hyperaccumulation
    Wendy Ann Peer
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, 625 Agriculture Mall Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    New Phytol 172:248-60. 2006
    ..thaliana; > or = 0.1% transformation efficiency with easy selection. We conclude that the best candidate identified in the first phase was the best candidate overall: T. caerulescens accession St Félix de Pallières...
  30. pmc SIZ1 small ubiquitin-like modifier E3 ligase facilitates basal thermotolerance in Arabidopsis independent of salicylic acid
    Chan Yul Yoo
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 142:1548-58. 2006
    ..Together, these results indicate that SIZ1 and, by inference, sumoylation facilitate basal thermotolerance through processes that are SA independent...
  31. pmc Constitutively elevated salicylic acid signals glutathione-mediated nickel tolerance in Thlaspi nickel hyperaccumulators
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 137:1082-91. 2005
    ....
  32. pmc A novel arsenate reductase from the arsenic hyperaccumulating fern Pteris vittata
    Danielle R Ellis
    Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 141:1544-54. 2006
    ..The unusual active site of PvACR2 and the arsenate reductase activities of cell-free extracts correlate with the ability of P. vittata to hyperaccumulate arsenite, suggesting that PvACR2 may play an important role in this process...
  33. pmc Nickel and cobalt resistance engineered in Escherichia coli by overexpression of serine acetyltransferase from the nickel hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi goesingense
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, 625 Agricultural Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8627-33. 2005
    ..Nickel in the serine acetyltransferase-overexpressing strains is not detoxified by coordination or precipitation with sulfur, suggesting that glutathione is involved in reducing the oxidative damage imposed by nickel...
  34. ncbi request reprint Arabidopsis pdr2 reveals a phosphate-sensitive checkpoint in root development
    Carla A Ticconi
    Department of Vegetable Crops, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Plant J 37:801-14. 2004
    ....
  35. pmc Mutations in Arabidopsis yellow stripe-like1 and yellow stripe-like3 reveal their roles in metal ion homeostasis and loading of metal ions in seeds
    Brian M Waters
    Biology Department, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Plant Physiol 141:1446-58. 2006
    ..In addition, the double mutant has reduced fertility due to defective anther and embryo development. The proposed physiological roles for YSL1 and YSL3 are in delivery of metal micronutrients to and from vascular tissues...
  36. pmc Functional association of Arabidopsis CAX1 and CAX3 is required for normal growth and ion homeostasis
    Ning Hui Cheng
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Children s Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plant Physiol 138:2048-60. 2005
    ..These findings suggest synergistic function of CAX1 and CAX3 in plant growth and nutrient acquisition...
  37. pmc An Arabidopsis basic helix-loop-helix leucine zipper protein modulates metal homeostasis and auxin conjugate responsiveness
    Rebekah A Rampey
    Department of Biology, Harding University, Searcy, AR 72149, USA
    Genetics 174:1841-57. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Salicylic acid-mediated innate immunity in Arabidopsis is regulated by SIZ1 SUMO E3 ligase
    Jiyoung Lee
    Division of Applied Life Science BK21 program, Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnolgy Research Center and Environmental Biotechnology National Core Research Center, Graduate School of Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, Korea
    Plant J 49:79-90. 2007
    ..Taken together, these results demonstrate that SIZ1 is required for SA and PAD4-mediated R gene signalling, which in turn confers innate immunity in Arabidopsis...
  39. pmc Genome-wide patterns of single-feature polymorphism in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Justin O Borevitz
    Plant Biology Laboratory, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:12057-62. 2007
    ..SFPs identified with the gene expression array also provide an empirical hybridization polymorphism background for studies of gene expression polymorphism and are available through the genome browser http://signal.salk.edu/cgi-bin/AtSFP...
  40. ncbi request reprint Imaging of selenium in plants using tapered metal monocapillary optics
    Ingrid J Pickering
    Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory, SLAC, 2575 Sand Hill Road, MS 69, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    J Synchrotron Radiat 10:289-90. 2003
    ..This work demonstrates the utility of metal monocapillary optics for imaging dilute levels of target elements in biological tissues...
  41. ncbi request reprint Localizing the biochemical transformations of arsenate in a hyperaccumulating fern
    Ingrid J Pickering
    Department of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Environ Sci Technol 40:5010-4. 2006
    ..This study provides important insights into arsenic hyperaccumulation, which may prove useful for phytoremediating arsenic-contaminated sites, and demonstrates the strengths of XAS imaging for distinguishing highly localized species...
  42. ncbi request reprint Targeting of the mouse Slc39a2 (Zip2) gene reveals highly cell-specific patterns of expression, and unique functions in zinc, iron, and calcium homeostasis
    Jennifer L Peters
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7421, USA
    Genesis 45:339-52. 2007
    ..These studies further reveal novel interactions between zinc transporter function and the homeostasis of other essential metals...
  43. pmc Slc39a1 to 3 (subfamily II) Zip genes in mice have unique cell-specific functions during adaptation to zinc deficiency
    Taiho Kambe
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160 7421, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 294:R1474-81. 2008
    ..Thus none of these three mammalian Zip genes apparently plays a critical role in zinc homeostasis when zinc is replete, but they play important, noncompensatory roles when this metal is deficient...
  44. ncbi request reprint Relationships of nicotianamine and other amino acids with nickel, zinc and iron in Thlaspi hyperaccumulators
    Damien L Callahan
    School of Chemistry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    New Phytol 176:836-48. 2007
    ..The results obtained in this study suggest that NA is involved in hyperaccumulation of Ni but not Zn. The inverse proportionality between the Ni and Fe concentrations in the leaf may suggest that Ni and Fe compete for complexation to NA...

Research Grants4

  1. The Genetic Basis of Natural Ionomic Variation
    David E Salt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..After all, plants provide the major source of nutrition for a large portion of the world's population. ..
  2. The Genetic Basis of Natural Ionomic Variation
    David Salt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..After all, plants provide the major source of nutrition for a large portion of the world's population. ..
  3. The Genetic Basis of Natural Ionomic Variation
    David Salt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..After all, plants provide the major source of nutrition for a large portion of the world's population. ..