common sunflower

Summary

Alias: Helianthus annuus, Helianthus annuus8, Helianthus annus, Helianthus annuus L.

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  1. Kim K, Jansen R. ndhF sequence evolution and the major clades in the sunflower family. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995;92:10379-83 pubmed
  2. Panero J, Funk V. The value of sampling anomalous taxa in phylogenetic studies: major clades of the Asteraceae revealed. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2008;47:757-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results also provide a backbone exemplar of Asteraceae for supertree construction...
  3. López Gialdi A, Moschen S, Villán C, López Fernández M, Maldonado S, Paniego N, et al. Identification and characterization of contrasting sunflower genotypes to early leaf senescence process combining molecular and physiological studies (Helianthus annuus L.). Plant Sci. 2016;250:40-50 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, they allowed the tuning of cytological techniques for a non-model species and its integration with molecular variables. ..
  4. Aschenbrenner A, Kwon M, Conrad J, Ro D, Spring O. Identification and characterization of two bisabolene synthases from linear glandular trichomes of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L., Asteraceae). Phytochemistry. 2016;124:29-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Comparison of the amino acid sequences of the sunflower bisabolene synthases showed high similarity with sesquiterpene synthases from other Asteracean species and indicated putative evolutionary origin from a β-farnesene synthase. ..
  5. Shah A, Rahim S. Ethnomedicinal uses of plants for the treatment of malaria in Soon Valley, Khushab, Pakistan. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;200:84-106 pubmed publisher
    ..Withania coagulans, Fagonia cretica, Carthamus oxyacantha, Ehretia obtusifolia, Helianthus annuus, Olea ferruginea and Vitex trifolia, are reported from this region for the first time for the treatment of ..
  6. Rosli R, Chan P, Chan K, Amiruddin N, Low E, Singh R, et al. In silico characterization and expression profiling of the diacylglycerol acyltransferase gene family (DGAT1, DGAT2, DGAT3 and WS/DGAT) from oil palm, Elaeis guineensis. Plant Sci. 2018;275:84-96 pubmed publisher
    ..thaliana, Brachypodium distachyon, Brassica napus, Elaeis oleifera, Glycine max, Gossypium hirsutum, Helianthus annuus, Musa acuminata, Oryza sativa, Phoenix dactylifera, Sorghum bicolor, and Zea mays...
  7. Farid M, Ali S, Zubair M, Saeed R, Rizwan M, Sallah Ud Din R, et al. Glutamic acid assisted phyto-management of silver-contaminated soils through sunflower; physiological and biochemical response. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:25390-25400 pubmed publisher
    ..to investigate the possibility of glutamic acid (GA) in improving silver (Ag) phytoextraction by sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)...
  8. Gupta P, Rani R, Chandra A, Kumar V. Potential applications of Pseudomonas sp. (strain CPSB21) to ameliorate Cr6+ stress and phytoremediation of tannery effluent contaminated agricultural soils. Sci Rep. 2018;8:4860 pubmed publisher
    ..A pot experiment was performed using sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) as a test crop...
  9. Prieto Dapena P, Almoguera C, Personat J, Merchan F, Jordano J. Seed-specific transcription factor HSFA9 links late embryogenesis and early photomorphogenesis. J Exp Bot. 2017;68:1097-1108 pubmed publisher
    HSFA9 is a seed-specific transcription factor that in sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is involved in desiccation tolerance and longevity...

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  1. Jung S, Lindenmuth B, McDonald K, Hwang H, Bui M, Falk B, et al. Agrobacterium tumefaciens mediated transient expression of plant cell wall-degrading enzymes in detached sunflower leaves. Biotechnol Prog. 2014;30:905-15 pubmed
    ..Xyn10A) derived from Acidothermus cellulolyticus were transiently expressed in detached whole sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) leaves using vacuum infiltration...
  2. Khater H, Ali A, Abouelella G, Marawan M, Govindarajan M, Murugan K, et al. Toxicity and growth inhibition potential of vetiver, cinnamon, and lavender essential oils and their blends against larvae of the sheep blowfly, Lucilia sericata. Int J Dermatol. 2018;57:449-457 pubmed publisher
    ..sericata. Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) oil was used as a carrier and tested on L2 and L3 larvae...
  3. Gupta D, Chatterjee S, Datta S, Voronina A, Walther C. Radionuclides: Accumulation and Transport in Plants. Rev Environ Contam Toxicol. 2017;241:139-160 pubmed publisher
    ..Plants like Lactuca sativa L., Silybum marianum Gaertn., Centaurea cyanus L., Carthamus tinctorius L., Helianthus annuus and H. tuberosus are also important plants for heavy metal phytoremediation...
  4. Halecki W, Klatka S. Long term growth of crop plants on experimental plots created among slag heaps. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2018;147:86-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Experimental plant species included Camelina sativa, Helianthus annuus, Festuca rubra, Miscanthus giganteus, Amaranthus cruentus, Brassica napus, Melilotus albus, Beta vulgaris, ..
  5. Arora D, Bhatla S. Melatonin and nitric oxide regulate sunflower seedling growth under salt stress accompanying differential expression of Cu/Zn SOD and Mn SOD. Free Radic Biol Med. 2017;106:315-328 pubmed publisher
    Salinity results in significant reduction in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seedling growth and excessive generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS)...
  6. Matheyarasu R, Seshadri B, Bolan N, Naidu R. Assessment of nitrogen losses through nitrous oxide from abattoir wastewater-irrigated soils. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:22633-22646 pubmed
    ..soil, Medicago sativa (23 mg/pot), Sinapis alba (21 mg/pot), Zea mays (20 mg/pot) and Helianthus annuus (20 mg/pot) showed higher N2O emission compared to the 50 % treatments-M...
  7. Lopes Júnior C, Barbosa H, Moretto Galazzi R, Ferreira Koolen H, Gozzo F, Arruda M. Evaluation of proteome alterations induced by cadmium stress in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) cultures. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2015;119:170-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, at the present study, photosynthesis is the main process affected by Cd in sunflowers, although these plants are highly tolerant to Cd. ..
  8. Vocciante M, Caretta A, Bua L, Bagatin R, Franchi E, Petruzzelli G, et al. Enhancements in phytoremediation technology: Environmental assessment including different options of biomass disposal and comparison with a consolidated approach. J Environ Manage. 2019;237:560-568 pubmed publisher
    ..In a previous contribution we showed that metals accumulation by Lupinus albus, Brassica juncea and Helianthus annuus can be improved by dosing suitable chemicals (i.e...
  9. Foresi N, Mayta M, Lodeyro A, Scuffi D, Correa Aragunde N, García Mata C, et al. Expression of the tetrahydrofolate-dependent nitric oxide synthase from the green alga Ostreococcus tauri increases tolerance to abiotic stresses and influences stomatal development in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 2015;82:806-21 pubmed publisher
    ..transformed with OtNOS under the control of the inducible short promoter fragment (SPF) of the sunflower (Helianthus annuus) Hahb-4 gene, which responds to abiotic stresses and abscisic acid...
  10. Benavides M, Groppa M, Recalde L, Verstraeten S. Effects of polyamines on cadmium- and copper-mediated alterations in wheat (Triticum aestivum L) and sunflower (Helianthus annuus L) seedling membrane fluidity. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2018;654:27-39 pubmed publisher
  11. Gobatto D, de Oliveira L, de Siqueira Franco D, Velasquez N, Daròs J, Eiras M. Surveys in the Chrysanthemum Production Areas of Brazil and Colombia Reveal That Weeds Are Potential Reservoirs of Chrysanthemum Stunt Viroid. Viruses. 2019;11: pubmed publisher
    ..hirta, Conyza bonariensis, Digitaria sanguinalis, Gomphrena globosa, Helianthus annuus, Lupinus polyphyllus, Mirabilis jalapa, Oxalis latifolia, Portulaca oleracea ..
  12. Najafi S, Sorkheh K, Nasernakhaei F. Characterization of the APETALA2/Ethylene-responsive factor (AP2/ERF) transcription factor family in sunflower. Sci Rep. 2018;8:11576 pubmed publisher
    ..In this research, a genome-wide survey was conducted to recognize the AP2/ERF genes in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.), and a total of 288 HaAP2/ERF was obtained...
  13. Arora D, Singh N, Bhatla S. Electrophoretic Detection and Confocal Microscopic Imaging of Tyrosine Nitrated Proteins in Plant Tissue. Methods Mol Biol. 2018;1747:171-182 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we describe detection of tyrosine nitrated proteins in the homogenates derived from sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seedling cotyledons...
  14. Boyer J. Turgor and the transport of CO2 and water across the cuticle (epidermis) of leaves. J Exp Bot. 2015;66:2625-33 pubmed publisher
    ..or amphistomatous sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)...
  15. Hawrylak Nowak B, Dresler S, Matraszek R. Exogenous malic and acetic acids reduce cadmium phytotoxicity and enhance cadmium accumulation in roots of sunflower plants. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015;94:225-34 pubmed publisher
    ..of exogenous malic (MA) or acetic (AA) acids on the toxicity and accumulation of cadmium (Cd) in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). For this purpose, plants were grown in hydroponics under controlled conditions...
  16. Carlos M, Stefani P, Janette A, Melani M, Gabriela P. Assessing the effects of heavy metals in ACC deaminase and IAA production on plant growth-promoting bacteria. Microbiol Res. 2016;188-189:53-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Serratia K120 bacterium got a positive correlation between ACC deaminase and IAA in the presence of every heavy metal, and it also promoted Helianthus annuus plant growth, showing a potential use in phytoremediation systems.
  17. Pearl S, Bowers J, Reyes Chin Wo S, Michelmore R, Burke J. Genetic analysis of safflower domestication. BMC Plant Biol. 2014;14:43 pubmed publisher
    ..of the genetic architecture of safflower domestication and compare our findings to those from sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.), an independently domesticated oilseed crop within the same family...
  18. Ahmed H. Phytochemical screening, total phenolic content and phytotoxic activity of corn (Zea mays) extracts against some indicator species. Nat Prod Res. 2018;32:714-718 pubmed publisher
    ..of corn (Zea mays) extracts was studied, against seed germination and seedling growth of Phalaris minor, Helianthus annuus, Triticumaestivum, Sorghum halepense, Z. mays...
  19. Villarreal J, Santos P, Silva M, Azambuja R, Gonçalves C, Escareño J, et al. Evaluation of phytotherapy alternatives for controlling Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in vitro. Rev Bras Parasitol Vet. 2017;26:299-306 pubmed publisher
    ..cumin) and of the fixed oils of Bertholletia excelsa (Brazil nut) and of Helianthus annuus (sunflower seed)...
  20. Santrucek J, Vráblová M, Simkova M, Hronková M, Drtinová M, Kveton J, et al. Stomatal and pavement cell density linked to leaf internal CO2 concentration. Ann Bot. 2014;114:191-202 pubmed publisher
    ..Sunflower (Helianthus annuus), beech (Fagus sylvatica), arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) and garden cress (Lepidium sativum) were grown ..
  21. RyÅ¡lavá H, Pomeislová A, PÅ¡ondrová Å, Hýsková V, Smrček S. Phytoremediation of carbamazepine and its metabolite 10,11-epoxycarbamazepine by C3 and C4 plants. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:20271-82 pubmed publisher
    ..In a model system of sterile, hydroponically cultivated Zea mays (as C4 plant) and Helianthus annuus (as C3 plant), the uptake and effect of carbamazepine and 10,11-epoxycarbamazepine were studied in ..
  22. Roselló P, Vigliocco A, Andrade A, Riera N, Calafat M, Molas M, et al. Differential hormonal and gene expression dynamics in two inbred sunflower lines with contrasting dormancy level. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2016;102:133-40 pubmed publisher
    ..certain ABA and GAs metabolic and signaling genes in embryo of dry and imbibed cypselas of inbred sunflower (Helianthus annuus L., Asteraceae) lines: B123 (dormant) and B91 (non-dormant)...
  23. Gordon T, Haseeb M, Kanga L, Legaspi J. Potential of Three Trap Crops in Managing Nezara viridula (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) on Tomatoes in Florida. J Econ Entomol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..viridula in North Florida tomato crops in 2014 and 2015. We used striped sunflower (Helianthus annuus) (Asterales: Asteraceae) and wild game feed sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) (Poales: Poaceae) in both years, but ..
  24. Tahmasbian I, Safari Sinegani A. Improving the efficiency of phytoremediation using electrically charged plant and chelating agents. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:2479-86 pubmed publisher
    ..A week later, Helianthus annuus (sunflower) was negatively charged by inserting a stainless steel needle with 10 and 30 V DC electricity in ..
  25. Jain P, David A, Bhatla S. A Novel Protocol for Detection of Nitric Oxide in Plants. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1424:69-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Using sunflower (Helianthus annuus L...
  26. Calderwood L, Cubins J, Vesty D, Darby H. Effect of Drive Row Ground Covers on Hop (Rosales: Cannabaceae) Yard Arthropod Pests in Vermont, USA. Environ Entomol. 2017;46:183-190 pubmed publisher
    ..common yarrow (Achillea millefolium), beebalm (Monarda fistulosa), red clover, and annual sunflower (Helianthus annuus)...
  27. Waqas M, Khan A, Ali L, Kang S, Kim Y, Lee I. Seed germination-influencing bioactive secondary metabolites secreted by the endophyte Cladosporium cladosporioides LWL5. Molecules. 2013;18:15519-30 pubmed publisher
    The present study was aimed to isolate bioactive metabolites produced by a fungal endophyte from Helianthus annuus, Capsicum annuum, and Cucumis sativus and to assess their role in seed germination...
  28. Coronado Aceves E, Sanchez Escalante J, López Cervantes J, Robles Zepeda R, Velazquez C, Sánchez Machado D, et al. Antimycobacterial activity of medicinal plants used by the Mayo people of Sonora, Mexico. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;190:106-15 pubmed publisher
    ..DC. (n-hexane root extract), Euphorbia albomarginata Torr. and A. Gray. (EtOAc shoot extract) and Helianthus annuus L. (n-hexane stem extract) were the most active plants against Mtb H37Rv, with MICs of 15...
  29. James A, Jayasena A, Zhang J, Berkowitz O, Secco D, Knott G, et al. Evidence for Ancient Origins of Bowman-Birk Inhibitors from Selaginella moellendorffii. Plant Cell. 2017;29:461-473 pubmed publisher
    ..cereal (Poaceae) families, but peptides that mimic their trypsin-inhibitory loops exist in sunflowers (Helianthus annuus) and frogs...
  30. Smith C, Tittes S, Mendieta J, Collier Zans E, Rowe H, Rieseberg L, et al. Genetics of alternative splicing evolution during sunflower domestication. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018;115:6768-6773 pubmed publisher
    ..differential splicing patterns in domesticated sunflowers likely arose from standing variation in wild Helianthus annuus and gained frequency during the domestication process...
  31. Michálková Z, Martínez Fernández D, Komárek M. Interactions of two novel stabilizing amendments with sunflower plants grown in a contaminated soil. Chemosphere. 2017;186:374-380 pubmed publisher
    ..to evaluate their influence on the mobility of metal(loid)s in the bulk soil and rhizosphere of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) together with their impact on metal uptake and biomass yield...
  32. Choi K, Park S. The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Aster spathulifolius (Asteraceae); genomic features and relationship with Asteraceae. Gene. 2015;572:214-21 pubmed publisher
    ..vulgaris. Furthermore, evaluation of the gene compositions of J. vulgaris, Helianthus annuus, Guizotia abyssinica and A. spathulifolius revealed that 13...
  33. Rivera Y, Salgado Salazar C, Gulya T, Crouch J. Newly Emerged Populations of Plasmopara halstedii Infecting Rudbeckia Exhibit Unique Genotypic Profiles and Are Distinct from Sunflower-Infecting Strains. Phytopathology. 2016;106:752-61 pubmed publisher
    ..The pathogen is also a significant global problem of sunflower (Helianthus annuus) and is widely regarded as the cause of downy mildew affecting 35 Asteraceae genera...
  34. Guo X, Zhang L, Zhu J, Liu H, Wang A. Cloning and characterization of SiDHN, a novel dehydrin gene from Saussurea involucrata Kar. et Kir. that enhances cold and drought tolerance in tobacco. Plant Sci. 2017;256:160-169 pubmed publisher
    ..of the deduced amino acid sequence showed that SiDHN protein shared 36% identity with one homolog in Helianthus annuus. To evaluate its biological functions, 35S:SiDHN recombinant plasmid was introduced into tobacco using ..
  35. Barbafieri M, Pedron F, Petruzzelli G, Rosellini I, Franchi E, Bagatin R, et al. Assisted phytoremediation of a multi-contaminated soil: Investigation on arsenic and lead combined mobilization and removal. J Environ Manage. 2017;203:316-329 pubmed publisher
    ..Particular attention was given to the choice of plant species: using crop plants (Lupinus albus, Helianthus annuus and Brassica juncea) a series of parallel test campaigns have been realized to investigate different ..
  36. Mani D, Kumar C, Patel N. Integrated micro-biochemical approach for phytoremediation of cadmium and zinc contaminated soils. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2015;111:86-95 pubmed publisher
    ..of oilcake manure (OM), elemental sulphur (S(0)), Glomus fasciculatum and Pseudomonas putida by growing Helianthus annuus L for phytoremediation of cadmium and zinc contaminated soils was investigated under pot experiment...
  37. Berke M, Tipple B, Hambach B, Ehleringer J. Life form-specific gradients in compound-specific hydrogen isotope ratios of modern leaf waxes along a North American Monsoonal transect. Oecologia. 2015;179:981-97 pubmed publisher
    ..sagebrush, Artemisia tridentata); tree (Gambel's oak tree, Quercus gambelii); and annual (sunflower, Helianthus annuus)...
  38. Lavagnolo M, Malagoli M, Alibardi L, Garbo F, Pivato A, Cossu R. Use of oleaginous plants in phytotreatment of grey water and yellow water from source separation of sewage. J Environ Sci (China). 2017;55:274-282 pubmed publisher
    ..The plant species used were Brassica napus (rapeseed), Glycine max (soybean) and Helianthus annuus (sunflower). Phytotreatment tests were carried out using 20L pots...
  39. Wen J, McLaughlin M, Stacey S, Kirby J. Aseptic hydroponics to assess rhamnolipid-Cd and rhamnolipid-Zn bioavailability for sunflower (Helianthus annuus): a phytoextraction mechanism study. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:21327-21335 pubmed
    The availability of cadmium (Cd) and zinc (Zn) to sunflower (Helianthus annuus) was investigated in rhamnolipid- and ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)-buffered solutions in order to evaluate the influence of aqueous speciation of ..
  40. Primo D, Menezes R, Oliveira F, Dubeux Júnior J, Sampaio E. Timing and placement of cattle manure and/or gliricidia affects cotton and sunflower nutrient accumulation and biomass productivity. An Acad Bras Cienc. 2018;90:415-424 pubmed publisher
    ..Walp) prunings on cotton (Gossipium hirsutum L.) and sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) nutrient accumulation and biomass productivity...
  41. Shahbaz A, Lewińska K, Iqbal J, Ali Q, Mahmood ur Rahman -, Iqbal M, et al. Improvement in productivity, nutritional quality, and antioxidative defense mechanisms of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) and maize (Zea mays L.) in nickel contaminated soil amended with different biochar and zeolite ratios. J Environ Manage. 2018;218:256-270 pubmed publisher
    ..into a Ni contaminated soil can efficiently immobilize Ni and reduce its bioavailability to sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) and maize (Zea mays L.)...
  42. Neupane S, Andersen E, Neupane A, Nepal M. Genome-Wide Identification of NBS-Encoding Resistance Genes in Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Genes (Basel). 2018;9: pubmed publisher
    ..This study represents the first genome-wide identification of NBS genes in sunflower paving avenues for functional characterization and potential crop improvement. ..
  43. Tishchenko E, Komisarenko A, Mikhal skaia S, Sergeeva L, Adamenko N, Morgun B, et al. [Agrobacterium-mediated sunflower transformation (Helianthus annuus L.) in vitro and in Planta using strain of LBA4404 harboring binary vector pBi2E with dsRNA-suppressor proline dehydrogenase gene]. Tsitol Genet. 2014;48:19-30 pubmed
    To estimate the efficiency of proline dehydrogenase gene suppression towards increasing of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L...
  44. Vaculík M, Mrázová A, Lux A. Antimony (SbIII) reduces growth, declines photosynthesis, and modifies leaf tissue anatomy in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:18699-706 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, leaf anatomical changes indicated that Sb reduced the size of intercellular spaces and made leaf tissue more compact. ..
  45. Nunes Junior F, Freitas V, Mesquita R, Braga B, Barbosa R, Martins K, et al. Effects of supplement with sanitary landfill leachate in gas exchange of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seedlings under drought stress. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:24002-24010 pubmed publisher
    ..Increases in fresh mass in plant treatments supplemented with 100 and 150 kg N ha-1 sanitary landfill leachate were related to higher photosynthetic rates. ..
  46. Sher A, Suleman M, Qayyum A, Sattar A, Wasaya A, Ijaz M, et al. Ridge sowing of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) in a minimum till system improves the productivity, oil quality, and profitability on a sandy loam soil under an arid climate. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:11905-11912 pubmed publisher
    Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) is a major oilseed crop grown for its edible oil across the globe including Pakistan...
  47. González Thuillier I, Venegas Calerón M, Garcés R, von Wettstein Knowles P, Martínez Force E. Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) fatty acid synthase complex: enoyl-[acyl carrier protein]-reductase genes. Planta. 2015;241:43-56 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the mechanisms involved in the biosynthesis of fatty acids in sunflower (Helianthus annuus) seeds, two enoyl-[ACP]-reductase genes have been identified and cloned from developing seeds with 75 % ..
  48. Nagaki K, Tanaka K, Yamaji N, Kobayashi H, Murata M. Sunflower centromeres consist of a centromere-specific LINE and a chromosome-specific tandem repeat. Front Plant Sci. 2015;6:912 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the epigenetic status of the sunflower centromeres was investigated by immunohistochemical staining and ChIP, and it was found that centromeres were heterochromatic. ..
  49. Amrehn E, Aschenbrenner A, Heller A, Spring O. Localization of sesquiterpene lactone biosynthesis in cells of capitate glandular trichomes of Helianthus annuus (Asteraceae). Protoplasma. 2016;253:447-55 pubmed publisher
    Capitate glandular trichomes (CGT) of sunflower, Helianthus annuus, synthesize bioactive sesquiterpene lactones (STLs) within a short period of only a few days during trichome development...
  50. González Thuillier I, Venegas Calerón M, Sánchez R, Garcés R, von Wettstein Knowles P, Martínez Force E. Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) fatty acid synthase complex: β-hydroxyacyl-[acyl carrier protein] dehydratase genes. Planta. 2016;243:397-410 pubmed publisher
    ..With the aim of a further understanding of fatty acid biosynthesis in sunflower (Helianthus annuus) seeds, two β-hydroxyacyl-[ACP] dehydratase genes have been cloned from developing seeds, HaHAD1 (GenBank ..
  51. Mascagni F, Barghini E, Giordani T, Rieseberg L, Cavallini A, Natali L. Repetitive DNA and Plant Domestication: Variation in Copy Number and Proximity to Genes of LTR-Retrotransposons among Wild and Cultivated Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) Genotypes. Genome Biol Evol. 2015;7:3368-82 pubmed publisher
    The sunflower (Helianthus annuus) genome contains a very large proportion of transposable elements, especially long terminal repeat retrotransposons...
  52. Belhaj D, Elloumi N, Jerbi B, Zouari M, Abdallah F, Ayadi H, et al. Effects of sewage sludge fertilizer on heavy metal accumulation and consequent responses of sunflower (Helianthus annuus). Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:20168-20177 pubmed
    ..To study the usefulness of sewage sludge amendment for Helianthus annuus, a pot experiment was conducted by mixing sewage sludge at 2.5, 5, and 7...
  53. Payá Milans M, Venegas Calerón M, Salas J, Garcés R, Martínez Force E. Cloning, heterologous expression and biochemical characterization of plastidial sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase from Helianthus annuus. Phytochemistry. 2015;111:27-36 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, the sunflower (Helianthus annuus, L.) stromal GPAT was cloned, sequenced and characterized...
  54. Livaja M, Unterseer S, Erath W, Lehermeier C, Wieseke R, Plieske J, et al. Diversity analysis and genomic prediction of Sclerotinia resistance in sunflower using a new 25 K SNP genotyping array. Theor Appl Genet. 2016;129:317-29 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report the design and performance of a 25 K SNP genotyping array for sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)...
  55. Asturias J, Arilla M, Gómez Bayón N, Aguirre M, Martinez A, Palacios R, et al. Cloning and immunological characterization of the allergen Hel a 2 (profilin) from sunflower pollen. Mol Immunol. 1998;35:469-78 pubmed
    Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) sensitization is not always related with occupational allergy...
  56. Troncoso Ponce M, Rivoal J, Venegas Caleron M, Dorion S, Sanchez R, Cejudo F, et al. Molecular cloning and biochemical characterization of three phosphoglycerate kinase isoforms from developing sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seeds. Phytochemistry. 2012;79:27-38 pubmed publisher
    ..HacPGK1 and HacPGK2) and one plastidic (HapPGK), were cloned and characterized from developing sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) seeds...
  57. Kurepin L, Pharis R. Light signaling and the phytohormonal regulation of shoot growth. Plant Sci. 2014;229:280-289 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the several dicot species examined, we have focused on sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) because its shoots are robust and their growth is highly plastic...
  58. Blamey F, Hernandez Soriano M, Cheng M, Tang C, Paterson D, Lombi E, et al. Synchrotron-Based Techniques Shed Light on Mechanisms of Plant Sensitivity and Tolerance to High Manganese in the Root Environment. Plant Physiol. 2015;169:2006-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Glycine max), but white lupin (Lupinus albus), narrow-leafed lupin (Lupin angustifolius), and sunflower (Helianthus annuus) grew well at 100 µm Mn...
  59. Fambrini M, Salvini M, Pugliesi C. Molecular cloning, phylogenetic analysis, and expression patterns of LATERAL SUPPRESSOR-LIKE and REGULATOR OF AXILLARY MERISTEM FORMATION-LIKE genes in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Dev Genes Evol. 2017;227:159-170 pubmed publisher
    The wild sunflower (Helianthus annuus) plants develop a highly branched form with numerous small flowering heads...
  60. Zoumpoulakis P, Sinanoglou V, Siapi E, Heropoulos G, Proestos C. Evaluating Modern Techniques for the Extraction and Characterisation of Sunflower (Hellianthus annus L.) Seeds Phenolics. Antioxidants (Basel). 2017;6: pubmed publisher
    ..Such bioactive compounds are phenolics which were determined from sunflower (Helianthus annuus L...
  61. Guarino C, Sciarrillo R. The effectiveness and efficiency of phytoremediation of a multicontaminated industrial site: Porto Marghera (Venice Lagoon, Italy). Chemosphere. 2017;183:371-379 pubmed publisher
    ..Two agronomic plant species with high annual biomass yield (Helianthus annuus L., Brassica juncea (L.) Czern.) were used...
  62. Miner G, Bauerle W. Seasonal variability of the parameters of the Ball-Berry model of stomatal conductance in maize (Zea mays L.) and sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) under well-watered and water-stressed conditions. Plant Cell Environ. 2017;40:1874-1886 pubmed publisher
  63. Aznar Moreno J, Venegas Caleron M, Martínez Force E, Garcés R, Mullen R, Gidda S, et al. Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) long-chain acyl-coenzyme A synthetases expressed at high levels in developing seeds. Physiol Plant. 2014;150:363-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Both enzymes displayed similar substrate specificities, with a very high preference for oleic acid and weaker activity toward stearic acid. On the basis of our findings, we discuss the role of these enzymes in sunflower oil synthesis. ..
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    ..that methyl jasmonate (MeJA) can cause alterations in leaf properties, we applied 1 mm MeJA to sunflower (Helianthus annuus), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and soybean (Glycine max) to assess changes in leaf properties...
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    ..The high-throughput diagnostic SNP markers developed in this study will facilitate marker-assisted selection breeding, and the pyramided sunflower lines will provide durable resistance to downy mildew and rust diseases. ..
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    ..Antioxidant profiles were studied in fresh (dormant) or after-ripened (non-dormant) sunflower (Helianthus annuus) embryos subjected to controlled deterioration at 40 °C and 75 % relative humidity under ambient (..
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    ..of light absorption relative to electron transport capacity in sun- and shade-grown sunflower (Helianthus annuus) leaves underlies its previously observed diffuse light photosynthetic depression...
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    ..the major constituents of the non-volatile metabolome of linear glandular trichomes in the common sunflower, Helianthus annuus. Besides known sesquiterpenes of the glandulone, helibisabonol and heliannuol type, four previously ..
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    Sunflower broomrape (Orobanche cumana) is a root holoparasitic plant causing major damage to sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)...
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    ..It is thus suggested that the atpA pseudogenes, in both male-fertile and CMS cytoplasms, originated from a common progenitor atpA pseudogene sequence. ..
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    ..Heme oxygenase1 (HO1) is involved in protecting plants from environmental stimuli. In this study, a sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) HO1 gene (HaHO1) was cloned and sequenced. It was confirmed that HaHO1 encodes a precursor protein of 32...
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    ..Here, we report the 3D NMR structure of the Helianthus annuus PawS1 (preproalbumin with sunflower trypsin inhibitor-1) and provide ..