Experts and Doctors on cotton fiber in Beijing, China


Locale: Beijing, China
Topic: cotton fiber

Top Publications

  1. Yang Y, Bian S, Yao Y, Liu J. Comparative proteomic analysis provides new insights into the fiber elongating process in cotton. J Proteome Res. 2008;7:4623-37 pubmed publisher
  2. Li Q, Jin X, Zhu Y. Identification and analyses of miRNA genes in allotetraploid Gossypium hirsutum fiber cells based on the sequenced diploid G. raimondii genome. J Genet Genomics. 2012;39:351-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The discovery of new miRNA genes will help understand the mechanisms of miRNA generation and regulation in cotton. ..
  3. Zhuang L, Azimi Y, Yu D, Wang W, Wu Y, Dao G, et al. Enhanced attached growth of microalgae Scenedesmus. LX1 through ambient bacterial pre-coating of cotton fiber carriers. Bioresour Technol. 2016;218:643-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Through absorbing and immobilizing nutrients from the bulk medium, the bacteria/EPS coating provided the attached microalgae with nitrogen/phosphorus for protein synthesis, especially during the late stages of batch cultivation. ..
  4. Shi J, Mehta A, Hang J, Zhang H, Dai H, Su L, et al. Chronic lung function decline in cotton textile workers: roles of historical and recent exposures to endotoxin. Environ Health Perspect. 2010;118:1620-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Recent endotoxin exposure was significantly associated with byssinosis, chronic bronchitis, and chronic cough. ..
  5. Wang L, Zhu Y, Wang P, Fan Q, Wu Y, Peng Q, et al. Functional Characterization of a Dihydroflavanol 4-Reductase from the Fiber of Upland Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum). Molecules. 2016;21:32 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, these data demonstrate that GhDFR1 contributes to the biosynthesis of anthocyanins and PAs in cotton. ..
  6. Jin X, Pang Y, Jia F, Xiao G, Li Q, Zhu Y. A potential role for CHH DNA methylation in cotton fiber growth patterns. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e60547 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, in homozygous RNAi lines specifically targeting REPRESSOR OF SILENCING 1 (ROS1, a conserved DNA demethylase domain), promotion of DNA methylation significantly reduced fiber growth during August...
  7. Zhang B, Liu J. Mass spectrometric identification of in vivo phosphorylation sites of differentially expressed proteins in elongating cotton fiber cells. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e58758 pubmed publisher
  8. Du S, Dong C, Zhang B, Lai T, Du X, Liu J. Comparative proteomic analysis reveals differentially expressed proteins correlated with fuzz fiber initiation in diploid cotton (Gossypium arboreum L.). J Proteomics. 2013;82:113-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings not only described a dynamic protein network supporting fuzz initiation in diploid cotton fiber ovules, but also deepened our understanding of the molecular basis of cotton fiber initiation...
  9. Zhang B, Yang Y, Zhang Y, Liu J. A high-confidence reference dataset of differentially expressed proteins in elongating cotton fiber cells. Proteomics. 2013;13:1159-63 pubmed publisher
    ..Our high-confidence reference dataset, composed of 235 DEPs, provides a valuable resource for future studies on the molecular mechanism of cotton fiber elongation. ..

More Information


  1. Pang Y, Wang H, Song W, Zhu Y. The cotton ATP synthase ?1 subunit is required to maintain a higher ATP/ADP ratio that facilitates rapid fibre cell elongation. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2010;12:903-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggest that GhATP?1 is important for activity of mitochondrial ATP synthase and is probably related to cotton fibre elongation...
  2. Wang J, Wang H, Zhao P, Han L, Jiao G, Zheng Y, et al. Overexpression of a profilin (GhPFN2) promotes the progression of developmental phases in cotton fibers. Plant Cell Physiol. 2010;51:1276-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Such a function of the actin cytoskeleton in cell phase conversion may be common to other secondary wall-containing plant cells...
  3. Pang C, Wang H, Pang Y, Xu C, Jiao Y, Qin Y, et al. Comparative proteomics indicates that biosynthesis of pectic precursors is important for cotton fiber and Arabidopsis root hair elongation. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2010;9:2019-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that ethylene and C24:0 may promote cotton fiber and Arabidopsis root hair growth by activating the pectin biosynthesis network, especially UDP-L-rhamnose and UDP-D-galacturonic acid synthesis. ..
  4. Huang Q, Wang H, Gao P, Wang G, Xia G. Cloning and characterization of a calcium dependent protein kinase gene associated with cotton fiber development. Plant Cell Rep. 2008;27:1869-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these results suggest that GhCPK1 may play a role in the calcium signaling events associated with fiber elongation...
  5. Ji S, Lu Y, Feng J, Wei G, Li J, Shi Y, et al. Isolation and analyses of genes preferentially expressed during early cotton fiber development by subtractive PCR and cDNA array. Nucleic Acids Res. 2003;31:2534-43 pubmed
    ..This report constitutes the first systematic analysis of genes involved in cotton fiber development. Our results suggest that a concerted mechanism involving multiple cellular pathways is responsible for cotton fiber elongation. ..
  6. Mei W, Qin Y, Song W, Li J, Zhu Y. Cotton GhPOX1 encoding plant class III peroxidase may be responsible for the high level of reactive oxygen species production that is related to cotton fiber elongation. J Genet Genomics. 2009;36:141-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, the data suggest that GhPOX1 plays an important role during fiber cell elongation possibly by mediating production of reactive oxygen species...
  7. Qin Y, Hu C, Pang Y, Kastaniotis A, Hiltunen J, Zhu Y. Saturated very-long-chain fatty acids promote cotton fiber and Arabidopsis cell elongation by activating ethylene biosynthesis. Plant Cell. 2007;19:3692-704 pubmed
    ..Thus, VLCFAs may be involved in maximizing the extensibility of cotton fibers and multiple Arabidopsis cell types, possibly by activating ethylene biosynthesis. ..
  8. Li H, Qin Y, Pang Y, Song W, Mei W, Zhu Y. A cotton ascorbate peroxidase is involved in hydrogen peroxide homeostasis during fibre cell development. New Phytol. 2007;175:462-71 pubmed
    ..These data suggest that GhAPX1 expression is upregulated in response to an increase in cellular H(2)O(2) and ethylene. GhAPX1 encodes a functional enzyme that is involved in hydrogen peroxide homeostasis during cotton fibre development. ..