Experts and Doctors on cucumis sativus in Beijing, China


Locale: Beijing, China
Topic: cucumis sativus

Top Publications

  1. Hao Y, Wang D, Peng Y, Bai S, Xu L, Li Y, et al. DNA damage in the early primordial anther is closely correlated with stamen arrest in the female flower of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Planta. 2003;217:888-95 pubmed
    ..It was also found that the DNA damage does not lead to cell degeneration, although chromatin condensation is observed in the anther primordia. ..
  2. Liang Y, Si J, Romheld V. Silicon uptake and transport is an active process in Cucumis sativus. New Phytol. 2005;167:797-804 pubmed
    ..sativus but not in V. faba. It can be concluded that Si uptake and transport in C. sativus is active and independent of external Si concentrations, in contrast to the process in V. faba. ..
  3. Zhang L, Yan J, Vatamaniuk O, Du X. CsNIP2;1 is a Plasma Membrane Transporter from Cucumis sativus that Facilitates Urea Uptake When Expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:616-29 pubmed publisher
  4. Peng Y, Zou C, Wang D, Gong H, Xu Z, Bai S. Preferential localization of abscisic acid in primordial and nursing cells of reproductive organs of Arabidopsis and cucumber. New Phytol. 2006;170:459-66 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that, in addition to its well-known function as a 'negative hormone', ABA may play some 'positive' roles during plant development, including possible involvement in the regulation of assimilate distribution. ..
  5. Wang S, Chang L, Wang Y, Wang Q, Yang C, Mei R. Nanoparticles affect the survival of bacteria on leaf surfaces. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2009;68:182-91 pubmed publisher
  6. Sun J, Li F, Li X, Liu X, Rao G, Luo J, et al. Why is ethylene involved in selective promotion of female flower development in cucumber?. Plant Signal Behav. 2010;5:1052-6 pubmed
    ..Based on these observations, we propose a new hypothesis to explain why ethylene was selected to be involved in the evolution of the unisexual cucumber flower. ..
  7. Zhang Z, He X, Zhang H, Ma Y, Zhang P, Ding Y, et al. Uptake and distribution of ceria nanoparticles in cucumber plants. Metallomics. 2011;3:816-22 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first detailed study of uptake and distribution of metal oxide nanoparticles in plants. ..
  8. Meng R, Janssen A, Nomikou M, Zhang Q, Sabelis M. Previous and present diets of mite predators affect antipredator behaviour of whitefly prey. Exp Appl Acarol. 2006;38:113-24 pubmed
    ..Our results show that both previous and present diets of predators are important in eliciting antipredator behaviour. ..
  9. Guo R, Li X, Christie P, Chen Q, Zhang F. Seasonal temperatures have more influence than nitrogen fertilizer rates on cucumber yield and nitrogen uptake in a double cropping system. Environ Pollut. 2008;151:443-51 pubmed
    ..However, there were no seasonal differences in N recommendations, taking into consideration seasonal differences in crop N demand, critical nutrient supply in the root zone and N mineralization rate. ..

More Information


  1. Liang P, Cui J, Yang X, Gao X. Effects of host plants on insecticide susceptibility and carboxylesterase activity in Bemisia tabaci biotype B and greenhouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum. Pest Manag Sci. 2007;63:365-71 pubmed
    ..tabaci population were over 1.6 times higher than those of T. varporariorum. The frequency profiles for this activity in B. tabaci and T. vaporariorum populations reared on same host plant were apparently different. ..
  2. Zhao H, Li G, Wang J. The accumulation of phytoalexin in cucumber plant after stress. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2005;43:187-93 pubmed
    ..The results suggest that stress induced resistance and accumulation of phytoalexin of plant is required for the adhesion of plant cell wall-plasma membrane. ..
  3. Han Y, Zhang Z, Liu J, Lu J, Huang S, Jin W. Distribution of the tandem repeat sequences and karyotyping in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) by fluorescence in situ hybridization. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2008;122:80-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The establishment of this FISH-based karyotype has created the basis for the integration of molecular, genetic and cytogenetic maps in Cucumis sativus and for the ultimate genome sequencing project as well. ..
  4. Huang S, Li R, Zhang Z, Li L, Gu X, Fan W, et al. The genome of the cucumber, Cucumis sativus L. Nat Genet. 2009;41:1275-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We also identify 686 gene clusters related to phloem function. The cucumber genome provides a valuable resource for developing elite cultivars and for studying the evolution and function of the plant vascular system. ..
  5. Han Y, Zhang Z, Huang S, Jin W. An integrated molecular cytogenetic map of Cucumis sativus L. chromosome 2. BMC Genet. 2011;12:18 pubmed publisher
    ..Integration of molecular, genetic and cytological maps is still a challenge for most plant species. Recent progress in molecular and cytogenetic studies created a basis for developing integrated maps in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)...
  6. Ma Y, He X, Zhang P, Zhang Z, Guo Z, Tai R, et al. Phytotoxicity and biotransformation of La?O? nanoparticles in a terrestrial plant cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Nanotoxicology. 2011;5:743-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The reactions of active NPs at the nano-bio interface should be taken into account when studying the toxicity of dissolvable metal-based nanoparticles...
  7. Tian Y, Wang Q, Zhang W, Gao L. Reducing environmental risk of excessively fertilized soils and improving cucumber growth by Caragana microphylla-straw compost application in long-term continuous cropping systems. Sci Total Environ. 2016;544:251-61 pubmed publisher
    ..sp. cucumerinum in soils with very high concentration of mineral nitrogen. Our results infer that CMS compost application was an effective method for reducing environmental risk of excessively fertilized soils. ..
  8. Guo S, Zheng Y, Joung J, Liu S, Zhang Z, Crasta O, et al. Transcriptome sequencing and comparative analysis of cucumber flowers with different sex types. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:384 pubmed publisher
    ..These EST sequences provide valuable information to further understand molecular mechanisms of plant sex determination process and forms a rich resource for future functional genomics analysis, marker development and cucumber breeding. ..
  9. Zhao J, Li X, Zhang H, Li Y. Chilling stability of microtubules in root-tip cells of cucumber. Plant Cell Rep. 2003;22:32-7 pubmed
    ..When the root-tip cells were restored to normal growth temperature (28 degrees C), the recovery of the microtubules seemed to be closely associated with the microtubules still remaining in these cells after chilling treatment...
  10. Zhu S, Liu P, Liu X, Li J, Yuan S, Si N. Assessing the risk of resistance in Pseudoperonospora cubensis to the fungicide flumorph in vitro. Pest Manag Sci. 2008;64:255-61 pubmed
    ..The above results suggest that the resistance risk of flumorph may be similar to that of dimethomorph but lower than that of azoxystrobin and can be classified as moderate. Thus, it can be managed by appropriate product use strategies. ..
  11. Jiang H, Zhang Y, Feng P, Zhang H. [Allelopathic effects of Lycoris radiate on radish, cucumber, tomato and rape seedlings]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2006;17:1655-9 pubmed
    ..All of these illustrated that L. radiate extracts mainly inhibited non-photosynthesis activity, but could also inhibit photosynthesis activity to some degree...
  12. Ma Y, He X, Zhang P, Zhang Z, Ding Y, Zhang J, et al. Xylem and Phloem Based Transport of CeO2 Nanoparticles in Hydroponic Cucumber Plants. Environ Sci Technol. 2017;51:5215-5221 pubmed publisher
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of root-to-shoot-to-root redistribution after transformation of CeO2 NPs in plants, which has significant implications for food safety and human health. ..
  13. Wu Q, Sun R, Ni M, Yu J, Li Y, Yu C, et al. Identification of a novel fungus, Trichoderma asperellum GDFS1009, and comprehensive evaluation of its biocontrol efficacy. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0179957 pubmed publisher
    ..Future studies should focus on these antimicrobial metabolites for facilitating widespread application in the field of agricultural bio-control. ..
  14. Zhao F, She Y, Zhang C, Cao X, Wang S, Zheng L, et al. Selective solid-phase extraction based on molecularly imprinted technology for the simultaneous determination of 20 triazole pesticides in cucumber samples using high-performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2017;1064:143-150 pubmed publisher
    ..3% to 117.6% with relative standard deviations of less than 11.8% (n=5) for all analytes. The limits of detection for the 20 triazole pesticides were all less than 0.4?gL-1, and were sufficient to meet international standards. ..
  15. Liu B, Yan F, Chu D, Pan H, Jiao X, Xie W, et al. Difference in feeding behaviors of two invasive whiteflies on host plants with different suitability: implication for competitive displacement. Int J Biol Sci. 2012;8:697-706 pubmed publisher
  16. Shang Q, Li L, Dong C. Multiple tandem duplication of the phenylalanine ammonia-lyase genes in Cucumis sativus L. Planta. 2012;236:1093-105 pubmed
    ..This is consistent with our finding that CsPALs possess overlapping but different cis-elements in their promoter regions. Finally, several duplication events are discussed to explain the evolution of the cucumber PAL genes...
  17. Ling J, Jiang W, Zhang Y, Yu H, Mao Z, Gu X, et al. Genome-wide analysis of WRKY gene family in Cucumis sativus. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:471 pubmed publisher
    ..Considering that there has been extensive expansion of group 3 WRKY genes in angiosperms, the occurrence of different evolutionary events could explain the functional divergence of these genes...
  18. Wang B, Shi L, Li Y, Zhang W. Boron toxicity is alleviated by hydrogen sulfide in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) seedlings. Planta. 2010;231:1301-9 pubmed publisher
  19. Liu C, Liu J, Li H, Zhang Z, Han Y, Huang S, et al. Karyotyping in melon (Cucumis melo L.) by cross-species fosmid fluorescence in situ hybridization. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2010;129:241-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study provides a basis for cytological characterization of the melon genome and comparative genomics of Cucurbitaceae...
  20. Yang X, Wang Y, Jiang W, Liu X, Zhang X, Yu H, et al. Characterization and expression profiling of cucumber kinesin genes during early fruit development: revealing the roles of kinesins in exponential cell production and enlargement in cucumber fruit. J Exp Bot. 2013;64:4541-57 pubmed publisher
    ..The results strongly suggest that specific fruit-enriched kinesins are specialized in their functions in rapid cell division and expansion during cucumber fruit development. ..
  21. Ren Y, Zhang Z, Liu J, Staub J, Han Y, Cheng Z, et al. An integrated genetic and cytogenetic map of the cucumber genome. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e5795 pubmed publisher
    ..This map will facilitate whole genome sequencing, positional cloning, and molecular breeding in cucumber, and enable the integration of knowledge of gene and trait in cucurbits...
  22. Kang H, Weng Y, Yang Y, Zhang Z, Zhang S, Mao Z, et al. Fine genetic mapping localizes cucumber scab resistance gene Ccu into an R gene cluster. Theor Appl Genet. 2011;122:795-803 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparative DNA analysis of this cucumber Ccu gene region with a melon (C. melo) bacterial artificial chromosome (BAC) clone revealed a high degree of micro-synteny and conservation of the RGA tandem repeats in this region...
  23. Tang J, Meng X, Liu H, Zhao J, Zhou L, Qiu M, et al. Antimicrobial activity of sphingolipids isolated from the stems of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Molecules. 2010;15:9288-97 pubmed publisher
    ..The results indicated that sphingolipids could be the main antimicrobial compounds in the crude methanol extract of cucumber stems...
  24. Gu H, Wang D, Li X, He C, Xu Z, Bai S. Characterization of an ethylene-inducible, calcium-dependent nuclease that is differentially expressed in cucumber flower development. New Phytol. 2011;192:590-600 pubmed publisher
  25. Lv J, Qi J, Shi Q, Shen D, Zhang S, Shao G, et al. Genetic diversity and population structure of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e46919 pubmed publisher
    ..Insight into the genetic structure of cucumber will help developing appropriate conservation strategies and provides a basis for population-level genome sequencing in cucumber...
  26. Sui X, Meng F, Wang H, Wei Y, Li R, Wang Z, et al. Molecular cloning, characteristics and low temperature response of raffinose synthase gene in Cucumis sativus L. J Plant Physiol. 2012;169:1883-91 pubmed publisher
    ..The most notable increase was observed in the leaves. Similarly, the expression of CsRS was induced in cucumber leaves and fruits with 200 ?M and 150 ?M ABA treatments, respectively...
  27. Wang Y, Wu Y, Duan C, Chen P, Li Q, Dai S, et al. The expression profiling of the CsPYL, CsPP2C and CsSnRK2 gene families during fruit development and drought stress in cucumber. J Plant Physiol. 2012;169:1874-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Under drought stress condition in cucumber seedlings, CsPYL1, CsPYL2, CsPP2C2 and CsSnKR2.2 were sensitive and up-regulated in root, stem and leaf; meanwhile, CsPYL3 showed a low sensitivity and were down-regulated in root and stem...
  28. Zhao X, Lu J, Zhang Z, Hu J, Huang S, Jin W. Comparison of the distribution of the repetitive DNA sequences in three variants of Cucumis sativus reveals their phylogenetic relationships. J Genet Genomics. 2011;38:39-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data also indicated that the relationship between cultivar cucumber and C. s. var. xishuangbannesis was closer than that of C. s. var. xishuangbannesis and C. s. var. hardwickii...
  29. Sun Z, Zhang H, Yuan X, Wang Y, Feng D, Wang Y, et al. Luteimonas cucumeris sp. nov., isolated a from cucumber leaf. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2012;62:2916-20 pubmed publisher
    ..9 mol%. Based on the evidence above, strain Y4(T) represents a novel species of the genus Luteimonas, for which the name Luteimonas cucumeris sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is Y4(T) (?= CGMCC 1.10821(T) = KCTC 23627(T))...
  30. Zhang P, Ma Y, Zhang Z, He X, Guo Z, Tai R, et al. Comparative toxicity of nanoparticulate/bulk Yb?O? and YbCl? to cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Environ Sci Technol. 2012;46:1834-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Only under the nano-Yb(2)O(3) treatment, YbPO(4) deposits were found in the cytoplasm of root cells, so the phytotoxicity might also be attributed to the Yb internalized into the cells...
  31. Bai S, Xu Z. Unisexual cucumber flowers, sex and sex differentiation. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol. 2013;304:1-55 pubmed publisher
  32. Qi J, Liu X, Shen D, Miao H, Xie B, Li X, et al. A genomic variation map provides insights into the genetic basis of cucumber domestication and diversity. Nat Genet. 2013;45:1510-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The genomic history of cucumber evolution uncovered here provides the basis for future genomics-enabled breeding...
  33. Wang S, Yang X, Xu M, Lin X, Lin T, Qi J, et al. A Rare SNP Identified a TCP Transcription Factor Essential for Tendril Development in Cucumber. Mol Plant. 2015;8:1795-808 pubmed publisher
    ..Analyses of transcriptomes from near-isogenic lines identified downstream genes required for the tendril's capability to sense and climb a support. This study provides an example to explore rare functional variants in plant genomes. ..
  34. Hu L, Sun H, Li R, Zhang L, Wang S, Sui X, et al. Phloem unloading follows an extensive apoplasmic pathway in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) fruit from anthesis to marketable maturing stage. Plant Cell Environ. 2011;34:1835-48 pubmed publisher
    ..These data provide a clear evidence for an apoplasmic phloem unloading pathway in cucumber fruit. A presumption that putative raffinose or stachyose transporters may be involved in soluble sugars unloading was discussed...
  35. Tu H, Qin Y. Repellent Effects of Different Celery Varieties in Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) Biotype Q. J Econ Entomol. 2017;110:1307-1316 pubmed publisher
    ..tabaci; however, the two Chinese celery varieties that showed repellent effects had relatively higher volatilization quantities of β-myrcene than of D-limonene. ..