Petunia

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Alias: petunia, Petunia Juss.

Top Publications

  1. Parmar N, Singh K, Sharma D, Singh L, Kumar P, Nanjundan J, et al. Genetic engineering strategies for biotic and abiotic stress tolerance and quality enhancement in horticultural crops: a comprehensive review. 3 Biotech. 2017;7:239 pubmed publisher
    ..Precise genome editing tools, particularly CRISPR/Cas9, have been efficiently applied in tomato, petunia, citrus, grape, potato and apple for gene mutation, repression, activation and epigenome editing...
  2. Li M, Cao Y, Ye S, Irshad M, Pan T, Qiu D. Isolation of CHS Gene from Brunfelsia acuminata Flowers and Its Regulation in Anthocyanin Biosysthesis. Molecules. 2016;22: pubmed publisher
    ..57. The deduced amino acid sequence of BaCHS shares 90%, 88%, 85%, 84% and 79% identity with CHS from Petunia hybrida, Nicotiana tabacum, Solanum lycopersicum, Capsicum annuum and Camellia ..
  3. Seol Y, Kim J, Park S, Young Chang H. Atmospheric Pressure Pulsed Plasma Induces Cell Death in Photosynthetic Organs via Intracellularly Generated ROS. Sci Rep. 2017;7:589 pubmed publisher
    ..We could also observe similar plasma induced death in Solanum esculentum, Petunia axillaris, and Nicotiana benthamiana but death is induced only in treated area...
  4. Wasąg P, Suwinska A, Zakrzewski P, Walczewski J, Lenartowski R, Lenartowska M. Calreticulin localizes to plant intra/extracellular peripheries of highly specialized cells involved in pollen-pistil interactions. Protoplasma. 2018;255:57-67 pubmed publisher
    ..that CRT is highly expressed and accumulated in the ER of plant cells involved in pollen-pistil interactions in Petunia, and we proposed an essential role for CRT in intracellular Ca2+ storage and mobilization during the ..
  5. Pearce G. Systemin, hydroxyproline-rich systemin and the induction of protease inhibitors. Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2011;12:399-408 pubmed
    ..However, HypSys peptides isolated from petunia induced the defensin gene, known for its involvement in pathogen defense...
  6. Cheng T, Wang D, Wang Y, Zhang S, Zhang C, Liu S, et al. Identification and functional characterization of a MAX2 ortholog from switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.). Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;128:106-114 pubmed publisher
    ..The longest is named PvMAX2 and is the ortholog of MAX2 in Arabidopsis, D3 in rice, and RMS4 in petunia. PvMAX2 is expressed ubiquitously in switchgrass tissues, with higher expression levels observed in the stem and ..
  7. Garceau D, Batson M, Pan I. Variations on a theme in fruit development: the PLE lineage of MADS-box genes in tomato (TAGL1) and other species. Planta. 2017;246:313-321 pubmed publisher
    ..PLE lineage genes have also been examined in other species such as Antirrhinum, Petunia, and Nicotiana and provide an interesting example of conservation and diversification of function in species that ..
  8. Yamamoto T, Kashojiya S, Kamimura S, Kameyama T, Ariizumi T, Ezura H, et al. Application and development of genome editing technologies to the Solanaceae plants. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;131:37-46 pubmed publisher
    ..been successfully applied in several crops, including the Solanaceae plants, such as tomato, potato, tobacco, and petunia. Among the three nucleases, CRISPR-Cas9 is the best for breeding, crop improvement, and the functional analysis ..
  9. Movahed N, Pastore C, Cellini A, Allegro G, Valentini G, Zenoni S, et al. The grapevine VviPrx31 peroxidase as a candidate gene involved in anthocyanin degradation in ripening berries under high temperature. J Plant Res. 2016;129:513-26 pubmed publisher
    ..Overexpression of VviPrx31 decreased anthocyanin contents in Petunia hybrida petals under heat stress condition...

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  1. Wiltshire E, Eady C, Collings D. Induction of anthocyanin in the inner epidermis of red onion leaves by environmental stimuli and transient expression of transcription factors. Plant Cell Rep. 2017;36:987-1000 pubmed publisher
    ..Although the petunia R2R3-MYB factor AN2 induced anthocyanin in both excised leaves and epidermal peels, several transcription factors ..
  2. Stucky A, Chen X, Zhong J. Gene Manipulation with Micro RNAs at Single-Human Cancer Cell. Methods Mol Biol. 2018;1733:215-223 pubmed publisher
    ..The phenomenon of RNA interference was initially observed by Napoli and Jorgensen in transgenic petunia flowers, where gene suppression was observed after introducing a transgene of chalcone synthase (CHS) belonging ..
  3. Polturak G, Grossman N, Vela Corcia D, Dong Y, Nudel A, Pliner M, et al. Engineered gray mold resistance, antioxidant capacity, and pigmentation in betalain-producing crops and ornamentals. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017;114:9062-9067 pubmed publisher
    ..plants, including three major food crops: tomato, potato, and eggplant, and the economically important ornamental petunia. Combinatorial expression of betalain-related genes also allowed the engineering of tobacco plants and cell ..
  4. Hamiaux C, Drummond R, Luo Z, Lee H, Sharma P, Janssen B, et al. Inhibition of strigolactone receptors by N-phenylanthranilic acid derivatives: Structural and functional insights. J Biol Chem. 2018;293:6530-6543 pubmed publisher
    ..assays, we identified N-phenylanthranilic acid derivatives as potent inhibitors of the SL receptors from petunia (DAD2), rice (OsD14), and Arabidopsis (AtD14)...
  5. Borghi L, Kang J, Ko D, Lee Y, Martinoia E. The role of ABCG-type ABC transporters in phytohormone transport. Biochem Soc Trans. 2015;43:924-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Pleiotropic drug resistance1 (PDR1) from Petunia hybrida transports strigolactones (SLs) from the root tip to the plant shoot but also outside to the rhizosphere, ..
  6. Chhapekar S, Raghavendrarao S, Pavan G, Ramakrishna C, Singh V, Phanindra M, et al. Transgenic rice expressing a codon-modified synthetic CP4-EPSPS confers tolerance to broad-spectrum herbicide, glyphosate. Plant Cell Rep. 2015;34:721-31 pubmed publisher
    ..CP4-EPSPS (5-enolpyruvylshikimate-3-phosphate synthase) gene, with N-terminal chloroplast targeting peptide from Petunia hybrida...
  7. Sas C, Muller F, Kappel C, Kent T, Wright S, Hilker M, et al. Repeated Inactivation of the First Committed Enzyme Underlies the Loss of Benzaldehyde Emission after the Selfing Transition in Capsella. Curr Biol. 2016;26:3313-3319 pubmed publisher
    ..rubella via different novel mutations to its coding sequence. Together with a recent study in Petunia [18], this identifies cinnamate:CoA ligase as an evolutionary hotspot for mutations causing the loss of benzenoid ..
  8. Faraco M, Li Y, Li S, Spelt C, Di Sansebastiano G, Reale L, et al. A Tonoplast P3B-ATPase Mediates Fusion of Two Types of Vacuoles in Petal Cells. Cell Rep. 2017;19:2413-2422 pubmed publisher
    ..P-ATPases that form a heteromeric pump that hyper-acidifies the central vacuole (CV) of epidermal cells in petunia petals...
  9. Kitta K, Takabatake R, Mano J. Real-Time PCR-Based Quantitation Method for the Genetically Modified Soybean Line GTS 40-3-2. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1385:249-57 pubmed publisher
    ..a taxon-specific soybean gene (lectin gene, Le1) and the specific DNA construct junction region between the Petunia hybrida chloroplast transit peptide sequence and the Agrobacterium 5-enolpyruvylshikimate-3-phosphate synthase ..
  10. Bashandy H, Teeri T. Genetically engineered orange petunias on the market. Planta. 2017;246:277-280 pubmed publisher
    Unauthorized genetically engineered orange petunias were found on the market. Genetic engineering of petunia was shown to lead to novel flower color some 20 years ago...
  11. Zhang B, Yang X, Yang C, Li M, Guo Y. Exploiting the CRISPR/Cas9 System for Targeted Genome Mutagenesis in Petunia. Sci Rep. 2016;6:20315 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we showed that the CRISPR/Cas9 system is efficient in petunia (Petunia hybrid), an important ornamental plant and a model for comparative research...
  12. Coenen H, Viaene T, Vandenbussche M, Geuten K. TM8 represses developmental timing in Nicotiana benthamiana and has functionally diversified in angiosperms. BMC Plant Biol. 2018;18:129 pubmed publisher
    ..In the closely related species Petunia hybrida, PhTM8 is not expressed under the conditions we investigated and consistent with this, a knock-out mutant ..
  13. Shakir S, Nawaz ul Rehman M, Mubin M, Ali Z. Characterization, phylogeny and recombination analysis of Pedilanthus leaf curl virus-Petunia isolate and its associated betasatellite. Virol J. 2018;15:134 pubmed publisher
    ..This study reports the identification and characterization of PeLCV-Petunia from ornamental plants in Pakistan, as well as geographical, phylogenetic, and recombination analysis...
  14. Feller C, Favre P, Janka A, Zeeman S, Gabriel J, Reinhardt D. Mathematical Modeling of the Dynamics of Shoot-Root Interactions and Resource Partitioning in Plant Growth. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0127905 pubmed publisher
    ..The model has been calibrated and validated with two independent experimental data sets obtained with Petunia hybrida...
  15. Prinsi B, Negri A, Quattrocchio F, Koes R, Espen L. Proteomics of red and white corolla limbs in petunia reveals a novel function of the anthocyanin regulator ANTHOCYANIN1 in determining flower longevity. J Proteomics. 2016;131:38-47 pubmed publisher
    The Petunia hybrida ANTHOCYANIN1 (AN1) gene encodes a transcription factor that regulates both the expression of genes involved in anthocyanin synthesis and the acidification of the vacuolar lumen in corolla epidermal cells...
  16. Subburaj S, Chung S, Lee C, Ryu S, Kim D, Kim J, et al. Site-directed mutagenesis in Petunia × hybrida protoplast system using direct delivery of purified recombinant Cas9 ribonucleoproteins. Plant Cell Rep. 2016;35:1535-44 pubmed publisher
    ..using direct delivery of purified Cas9 protein preassembled with guide RNA produces mutations efficiently in Petunia × hybrida protoplast system...
  17. Dietz Pfeilstetter A, Arndt N, Manske U. Effects of a petunia scaffold/matrix attachment region on copy number dependency and stability of transgene expression in Nicotiana tabacum. Transgenic Res. 2016;25:149-62 pubmed publisher
    ..structure, a P35S-ß-glucuronidase (P35S-gus) transgene flanked by a scaffold/matrix attachment region from petunia (Petun-SAR), was introduced in Nicotiana tabacum plants by Agrobacterium tumefaciens mediated transformation...
  18. Reck Kortmann M, Silva Arias G, Segatto A, Mäder G, Bonatto S, de Freitas L. Multilocus phylogeny reconstruction: new insights into the evolutionary history of the genus Petunia. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2014;81:19-28 pubmed publisher
    The phylogeny of Petunia species has been difficult to resolve, primarily due to the recent diversification of the genus...
  19. Zhang W, Tang L, Sun H, Han S, Wang X, Zhou S, et al. C1 metabolism plays an important role during formaldehyde metabolism and detoxification in petunia under liquid HCHO stress. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2014;83:327-36 pubmed publisher
    b>Petunia hybrida is a model ornamental plant grown worldwide. To understand the HCHO-uptake efficiency and metabolic mechanism of petunia, the aseptic petunia plants were treated in HCHO solutions...
  20. Cavallini E, Matus J, Finezzo L, Zenoni S, Loyola R, Guzzo F, et al. The phenylpropanoid pathway is controlled at different branches by a set of R2R3-MYB C2 repressors in grapevine. Plant Physiol. 2015;167:1448-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Constitutive expression of VvMYB4a and VvMYB4b in petunia (Petunia hybrida) repressed general phenylpropanoid biosynthetic genes and selectively reduced the amount of ..
  21. Wante S, Leung D. Phytotoxicity testing of diesel-contaminated water using Petunia grandiflora Juss. Mix F1 and Marigold-Nemo Mix (Tagetes patula L.). Environ Monit Assess. 2018;190:408 pubmed publisher
    Tagetes patula (marigold) and Petunia grandiflora (petunia) have been shown to exhibit potential in phytoremediation of environmental pollutants including heavy metals and textile dyes...
  22. Sun P, Li S, Lu D, Williams J, Kao T. Pollen S-locus F-box proteins of Petunia involved in S-RNase-based self-incompatibility are themselves subject to ubiquitin-mediated degradation. Plant J. 2015;83:213-23 pubmed publisher
    ..In Petunia, the polymorphic S-locus determines self/non-self recognition...
  23. Yue Y, Tian S, Wang Y, Ma H, Liu S, Wang Y, et al. Transcriptomic and GC-MS Metabolomic Analyses Reveal the Sink Strength Changes during Petunia Anther Development. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    i>Petunia, which has been prevalently cultivated in landscaping, is a dicotyledonous herbaceous flower of high ornamental value. Annually, there is a massive worldwide market demand for petunia seeds...
  24. Trivellini A, Cocetta G, Vernieri P, Mensuali Sodi A, Ferrante A. Effect of cytokinins on delaying petunia flower senescence: a transcriptome study approach. Plant Mol Biol. 2015;87:169-80 pubmed publisher
    ..on petal senescence by transcript profile comparison after 3 or 6 h using a cross-species method by hybridizing petunia samples to a 4 × 44 K Agilent tomato array...
  25. Turchetto C, Segatto A, Beduschi J, Bonatto S, Freitas L. Genetic differentiation and hybrid identification using microsatellite markers in closely related wild species. AoB Plants. 2015;7: pubmed publisher
    ..The Petunia genus grows in South American grasslands and comprises both recently diverged wild species and commercial species...
  26. Khandare R, Govindwar S. Phytoremediation of textile dyes and effluents: Current scenario and future prospects. Biotechnol Adv. 2015;33:1697-714 pubmed publisher
    ..Common garden and ornamental plants namely Aster amellus, Portulaca grandiflora, Zinnia angustifolia, Petunia grandiflora, Glandularia pulchella, many ferns and aquatic plants have also been advocated for their dye ..
  27. Suwińska A, Lenartowski R, Smoliński D, Lenartowska M. Molecular evidence that rough endoplasmic reticulum is the site of calreticulin translation in Petunia pollen tubes growing in vitro. Plant Cell Rep. 2015;34:1189-99 pubmed publisher
    ..addressed this idea by identifying the sites where CRT mRNA, CRT protein, 18S rRNA, and rough ER are localized in Petunia pollen tubes...
  28. Preston J, Jorgensen S, Orozco R, Hileman L. Paralogous SQUAMOSA PROMOTER BINDING PROTEIN-LIKE (SPL) genes differentially regulate leaf initiation and reproductive phase change in petunia. Planta. 2016;243:429-40 pubmed publisher
    Duplicated petunia clade-VI SPL genes differentially promote the timing of inflorescence and flower development, and leaf initiation rate...
  29. Drummond R, Janssen B, Luo Z, Oplaat C, Ledger S, Wohlers M, et al. Environmental control of branching in petunia. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:735-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Using petunia (Petunia hybrida) as a model for vegetative branching, we manipulated both light quality (as crowding and the red-..
  30. Rich M, Schorderet M, Bapaume L, Falquet L, Morel P, Vandenbussche M, et al. The Petunia GRAS Transcription Factor ATA/RAM1 Regulates Symbiotic Gene Expression and Fungal Morphogenesis in Arbuscular Mycorrhiza. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:788-97 pubmed publisher
    ..We have isolated in a genetic mutant screen a petunia (Petunia hybrida) Gibberellic Acid Insensitive, Repressor of Gibberellic Acid Insensitive, and Scarecrow (GRAS)-..
  31. Ramos Fregonezi A, Fregonezi J, Cybis G, Fagundes N, Bonatto S, Freitas L. Were sea level changes during the Pleistocene in the South Atlantic Coastal Plain a driver of speciation in Petunia (Solanaceae)?. BMC Evol Biol. 2015;15:92 pubmed publisher
    ..the effects of sea level changes on the geographical structure and variability of genetic lineages from a Petunia species endemic to the South Atlantic Coastal Plain...
  32. Lischweski S, Muchow A, Guthörl D, Hause B. Jasmonates act positively in adventitious root formation in petunia cuttings. BMC Plant Biol. 2015;15:229 pubmed publisher
    b>Petunia is a model to study the process of adventitious root (AR) formation on leafy cuttings. Excision of cuttings leads to a transient increase in jasmonates, which is regarded as an early, transient and critical event for rooting...
  33. Fenske M, Hewett Hazelton K, Hempton A, Shim J, Yamamoto B, Riffell J, et al. Circadian clock gene LATE ELONGATED HYPOCOTYL directly regulates the timing of floral scent emission in Petunia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:9775-80 pubmed publisher
    ..In Petunia hybrida, volatile emissions are dominated by products of the floral volatile benzenoid/phenylpropanoid (FVBP) ..
  34. Villacreses J, Rojas Herrera M, Sánchez C, Hewstone N, Undurraga S, Alzate J, et al. Deep sequencing reveals the complete genome and evidence for transcriptional activity of the first virus-like sequences identified in Aristotelia chilensis (Maqui Berry). Viruses. 2015;7:1685-99 pubmed publisher
    ..ORFs 1 and 2 shares 66%-73% amino acid similarity with members of the Caulimoviridae virus family, especially the Petunia vein clearing virus (PVCV), Petuvirus genus...
  35. Shaipulah N, Muhlemann J, Woodworth B, Van Moerkercke A, Verdonk J, Ramirez A, et al. CCoAOMT Down-Regulation Activates Anthocyanin Biosynthesis in Petunia. Plant Physiol. 2016;170:717-31 pubmed publisher
    Anthocyanins and volatile phenylpropenes (isoeugenol and eugenol) in petunia (Petunia hybrida) flowers have the precursor 4-coumaryl coenzyme A (CoA) in common. These phenolics are produced at different stages during flower development...
  36. Dreni L, Zhang D. Flower development: the evolutionary history and functions of the AGL6 subfamily MADS-box genes. J Exp Bot. 2016;67:1625-38 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, recent discoveries in petunia, rice, and maize support its involvement in the 'E' function of floral development, very similar to the closely ..
  37. Shrestha A, Khan A, Mishra D, Bhuyan K, Sahoo B, Maiti I, et al. WRKY71 and TGA1a physically interact and synergistically regulate the activity of a novel promoter isolated from Petunia vein-clearing virus. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2018;1861:133-146 pubmed publisher
    ..mechanism, we extensively studied a novel caulimoviral promoter, PV8 (-163 to +138, 301 bp), isolated from Petunia vein-clearing virus (PVCV). PVCV was found to be Salicylic acid (SA)-inducible and 2.5-3...
  38. Klopotek Y, Franken P, Klaering H, Fischer K, Hause B, Hajirezaei M, et al. A higher sink competitiveness of the rooting zone and invertases are involved in dark stimulation of adventitious root formation in Petunia hybrida cuttings. Plant Sci. 2016;243:10-22 pubmed publisher
    ..and of invertases to the stimulation of adventitious root formation in response to a dark pre-exposure of petunia cuttings was investigated, considering the rooting zone (stem base) and the shoot apex as competing sinks...
  39. Wen C, Xi L, Gao B, Wang K, Lv S, Kou Y, et al. Roles of DgD14 in regulation of shoot branching in chrysanthemum (Dendranthema grandiflorum 'Jinba'). Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015;96:241-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The D14 gene is a probable candidate as an SL receptor in rice, petunia, and Arabidopsis...
  40. Guo Y, Wiegert Rininger K, Vallejo V, Barry C, Warner R. Transcriptome-enabled marker discovery and mapping of plastochron-related genes in Petunia spp. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:726 pubmed publisher
    b>Petunia (Petunia × hybrida), derived from a hybrid between P. axillaris and P. integrifolia, is one of the most economically important bedding plant crops and Petunia spp...
  41. Chu Y, Chen H, Wu A, Cai R, Pan J. Expression analysis of dihydroflavonol 4-reductase genes in Petunia hybrida. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:5010-21 pubmed publisher
    ..chinensis (Asn type) and Calibrachoa hybrida (Asp type), driven by a CaMV 35S promoter, were integrated into the petunia (Petunia hybrida) cultivar 9702...
  42. López J, Essus K, Kim I, Pereira R, Herzog J, Siewers V, et al. Production of β-ionone by combined expression of carotenogenic and plant CCD1 genes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Microb Cell Fact. 2015;14:84 pubmed publisher
    ..The additional integration of the carotenoid cleavage dioxygenase gene from the plant Petunia hybrida (PhCCD1) let to the production of low amounts of β-ionone (0.073 ± 0...
  43. Yanagisawa H, Matsushita Y. Differences in dynamics of horizontal transmission of Tomato planta macho viroid and Potato spindle tuber viroid after pollination with viroid-infected pollen. Virology. 2018;516:258-264 pubmed publisher
    ..macho viroid (TPMVd)-but not Potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVd)-was horizontally transmitted by pollen from petunia plants...
  44. Turchetto C, Lima J, Rodrigues D, Bonatto S, Freitas L. Pollen dispersal and breeding structure in a hawkmoth-pollinated Pampa grasslands species Petunia axillaris (Solanaceae). Ann Bot. 2015;115:939-48 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Petunia axillaris (Solanaceae) includes three allopatric subspecies widely distributed in temperate South America that ..
  45. Yang W, Liu J, Tan Y, Zhong S, Tang N, Chen G, et al. Functional characterization of PhGR and PhGRL1 during flower senescence in the petunia. Plant Cell Rep. 2015;34:1561-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Petunia PhGRL1 suppression accelerated flower senescence and increased the expression of the genes downstream of ethylene signaling, whereas PhGR suppression did not. Ethylene plays an important role in flowers senescence...
  46. Medina Puche L, Molina Hidalgo F, Boersma M, Schuurink R, López Vidriero I, Solano R, et al. An R2R3-MYB Transcription Factor Regulates Eugenol Production in Ripe Strawberry Fruit Receptacles. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:598-614 pubmed publisher
    ..transcription factor (emission of benzenoid II [FaEOBII]) that seems to be the orthologous gene of PhEOBII from Petunia hybrida, which contributes to the regulation of eugenol biosynthesis in petals...
  47. Nambeesan S, Mandel J, Bowers J, Marek L, Ebert D, Corbi J, et al. Association mapping in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) reveals independent control of apical vs. basal branching. BMC Plant Biol. 2015;15:84 pubmed publisher
    ..Homologs of known branching genes from other study systems (i.e., Arabidopsis, rice, pea, and petunia) were also identified from the draft assembly of the sunflower genome and their map positions were compared to ..
  48. Kubo K, Tsukahara M, Fujii S, Murase K, Wada Y, Entani T, et al. Cullin1-P is an Essential Component of Non-Self Recognition System in Self-Incompatibility in Petunia. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:2403-2416 pubmed
    ..In fact, PhSSK1 (Petunia hybrida SLF-interacting Skp1-like1) was identified as a specific component of SCFSLF and was shown to ..
  49. Suwinska A, Wasąg P, Zakrzewski P, Lenartowska M, Lenartowski R. Calreticulin is required for calcium homeostasis and proper pollen tube tip growth in Petunia. Planta. 2017;245:909-926 pubmed publisher
    ..gradient and the actin cytoskeleton arrangement and function that is required for several key processes driving Petunia pollen tube tip growth...
  50. Hussain R, Ali M, Feng X, Li X. The essence of NAC gene family to the cultivation of drought-resistant soybean (Glycine max L. Merr.) cultivars. BMC Plant Biol. 2017;17:55 pubmed publisher
    ..These plant-specific proteins contain NAC domain(s) that are named after Petunia NAM and Arabidopsis ATAF1/2 and CUC2 transcription factors based on the consensus sequence they have...
  51. Gebhardt C. The historical role of species from the Solanaceae plant family in genetic research. Theor Appl Genet. 2016;129:2281-2294 pubmed
    This article evaluates the main contributions of tomato, tobacco, petunia, potato, pepper and eggplant to classical and molecular plant genetics and genomics since the beginning of the twentieth century...
  52. Cress B, Leitz Q, Kim D, Amore T, Suzuki J, Linhardt R, et al. CRISPRi-mediated metabolic engineering of E. coli for O-methylated anthocyanin production. Microb Cell Fact. 2017;16:10 pubmed publisher
    ..O-methyltransferase (AOMT) orthologs from various plant sources were co-expressed in Escherichia coli with Petunia hybrida anthocyanidin synthase (PhANS) and Arabidopsis thaliana anthocyanidin 3-O-glucosyltransferase (At3GT)...
  53. Villarino G, Hu Q, Scanlon M, Mueller L, Bombarely A, Mattson N. Dissecting Tissue-Specific Transcriptomic Responses from Leaf and Roots under Salt Stress in Petunia hybrida Mitchell. Genes (Basel). 2017;8: pubmed publisher
    ..In this work, we used tissue-specific RNA-seq to gain insight into the Petunia hybrida transcriptional responses under NaCl stress using a controlled hydroponic system...
  54. Kroumova A, Zaitlin D, Wagner G. Natural variability in acyl moieties of sugar esters produced by certain tobacco and other Solanaceae species. Phytochemistry. 2016;130:218-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Acyl moieties of SEs in Nicotiana spp., petunia, and tomato are shown to vary with respect to carbon length and isomer structure (2-12 carbon chain length; ..
  55. Keykha F, Bagheri A, Moshtaghi N, Bahrami A, Sharifi A. RNAi-induced silencing in floral tissues of Petunia hybrida by agroinfiltration: a rapid assay for chalcone isomerase gene function analysis. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2016;62:26-31 pubmed
    Variegation in flower color is commonly observed in many plant species and also occurs on Petunia (Petunia hybrida) as an ornamental plant. Variegated plants are of highly valuable in the floricultural market...
  56. Zerche S, Haensch K, Druege U, Hajirezaei M. Nitrogen remobilisation facilitates adventitious root formation on reversible dark-induced carbohydrate depletion in Petunia hybrida. BMC Plant Biol. 2016;16:219 pubmed
    ..free amino acids and considered early anatomic events of AR formation as well as further root development in Petunia hybrida cuttings...
  57. Marzec M, Gruszka D, Tylec P, Szarejko I. Identification and functional analysis of the HvD14 gene involved in strigolactone signaling in Hordeum vulgare. Physiol Plant. 2016;158:341-355 pubmed publisher
    ..is an orthologue of the D14, AtD14 and PhDAD2 genes that have been described in rice, Arabidopsis thaliana and petunia, respectively. Using TILLING strategy, an hvd14...
  58. O Donoghue E, Somerfield S, Deroles S, Sutherland P, Hallett I, Erridge Z, et al. Simultaneous knock-down of six ?-galactosidase genes in petunia petals prevents loss of pectic galactan but decreases petal strength. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2017;113:208-221 pubmed publisher
    ..accumulation of six cell wall-associated ?-galactosidases was simultaneously knocked down in 'Mitchell' petunia (Petunia axillaris x (P. axillaris x P. hybrida)) flower petals...
  59. Guo Y, Lin W, Chen Q, Vallejo V, Warner R. Genetic Determinants of Crop Timing and Quality Traits in Two Interspecific Petunia Recombinant Inbred Line Populations. Sci Rep. 2017;7:3200 pubmed publisher
    ..generated genetic linkage maps with 6,291 and 3,297 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for the interspecific Petunia recombinant inbred line (RIL) population - P. axillaris?×?P. exserta (AE) and P. integrifolia?×?P...
  60. Guo F, Yoon G, McCubbin A. PiSCP1 and PiCDPK2 Localize to Peroxisomes and Are Involved in Pollen Tube Growth in Petunia Inflata. Plants (Basel). 2013;2:72-86 pubmed publisher
    b>Petunia inflata small CDPK-interacting protein 1 (PiSCP1) was identified as a pollen expressed PiCDPK1 interacting protein using the yeast two hybrid system and the interaction confirmed using pull-down and phosphorylation assays...
  61. de Moura S, Artico S, Lima C, Nardeli S, Berbel A, Oliveira Neto O, et al. Functional characterization of AGAMOUS-subfamily members from cotton during reproductive development and in response to plant hormones. Plant Reprod. 2017;30:19-39 pubmed publisher
    ..barbadense, G. hirsutum) cotton genomes, as well as the AG-subfamily members from Arabidopsis thaliana, Petunia hybrida and Antirrhinum majus...
  62. Nadakuduti S, Uebler J, Liu X, Jones A, Barry C. Characterization of Trichome-Expressed BAHD Acyltransferases in Petunia axillaris Reveals Distinct Acylsugar Assembly Mechanisms within the Solanaceae. Plant Physiol. 2017;175:36-50 pubmed publisher
    ..i>Petunia spp. synthesize acylsugars that are structurally distinct from those of tomato...
  63. Chrysargyris A, Antoniou O, Tzionis A, Prasad M, Tzortzakis N. Alternative soilless media using olive-mill and paper waste for growing ornamental plants. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Marigold (Calendula officinalis L.), petunia (Petunia x hybrita L.) and matthiola (Matthiola incana L...
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    ..the CoA-dependent ?-oxidative BA biosynthesis pathway, which occurs in peroxisomes, has been characterized in petunia. The core of this pathway is cinnamic acid ? cinnamoyl-CoA ? 3-hydroxy-3-phenylpropanoyl-CoA ? 3-oxo-3-..
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