potato

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Alias: potatoes, Solanum tuberosum, Solanum tuberosum L., Solanum tuberosum subsp. tuberosum

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  1. Zrenner R, Schuler K, Sonnewald U. Soluble acid invertase determines the hexose-to-sucrose ratio in cold-stored potato tubers. Planta. 1996;198:246-52 pubmed
    Cold storage of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers is known to cause accumulation of reducing sugars. Hexose accumulation has been shown to be cultivar-dependent and proposed to be the result of sucrose hydrolysis via invertase...
  2. Gillet B, Beyly A, Peltier G, Rey P. Molecular characterization of CDSP 34, a chloroplastic protein induced by water deficit in Solanum tuberosum L. plants, and regulation of CDSP 34 expression by ABA and high illumination. Plant J. 1998;16:257-62 pubmed
    ..of a 34 kDa thylakoid protein, named CDSP 34 for chloroplastic drought-induced stress protein, in Solanum tuberosum plants subjected to water deficit...
  3. Teixeira J, Pereira S, C novas F, Salema R. Glutamine synthetase of potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Desiree) plants: cell- and organ-specific expression and differential developmental regulation reveal specific roles in nitrogen assimilation and mobilization. J Exp Bot. 2005;56:663-71 pubmed publisher
    Potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Desiree) glutamine synthetase (GS) (EC 6.3.1.2) gene expression and polypeptide accumulation patterns were analysed in several organs and at several developmental stages...
  4. Meiyalaghan S, Thomson S, Fiers M, Barrell P, Latimer J, Mohan S, et al. Structure and expression of GSL1 and GSL2 genes encoding gibberellin stimulated-like proteins in diploid and highly heterozygous tetraploid potato reveals their highly conserved and essential status. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:2 pubmed publisher
    ..Stimulated-Like proteins (also known as Snakin-1 and Snakin-2), are cysteine-rich peptides from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) with antimicrobial properties...
  5. Salanoubat M, Belliard G. Molecular cloning and sequencing of sucrose synthase cDNA from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.): preliminary characterization of sucrose synthase mRNA distribution. Gene. 1987;60:47-56 pubmed
    A cDNA library constructed from poly(A)+ RNA from potato tuber in lambda gt11 was screened for sucrose synthase using a maize sucrose synthase cDNA probe. The longest 2.7-kb insert was sequenced...
  6. Handa M, Guidotti G. Purification and cloning of a soluble ATP-diphosphohydrolase (apyrase) from potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum). Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1996;218:916-23 pubmed publisher
    A soluble ATP-diphosphohydrolase (apyrase, EC 3.6.1.5) has been purified from potato tubers. Solanum tuberosum, to a specific activity of 10,000 mumol P(i)/mg/min...
  7. De Jong W, De Jong D, de Jong H, Kalazich J, Bodis M. An allele of dihydroflavonol 4-reductase associated with the ability to produce red anthocyanin pigments in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2003;107:1375-83 pubmed publisher
    ..This test also revealed dfr-derived bands that were present in all red-colored potatoes and absent in several white clones...
  8. Desveaux D, Mar chal A, Brisson N. Whirly transcription factors: defense gene regulation and beyond. Trends Plant Sci. 2005;10:95-102 pubmed publisher
    ..Arabidopsis and potato Whirly orthologs act as transcription factors that regulate defense gene expression; the Arabidopsis Whirly ..
  9. Ra ces M, Chico J, T llez I n M, Ulloa R. Molecular characterization of StCDPK1, a calcium-dependent protein kinase from Solanum tuberosum that is induced at the onset of tuber development. Plant Mol Biol. 2001;46:591-601 pubmed
    ..a calcium-dependent protein kinase (CDPK) by screening a stolon tip cDNA library from potato plants (Solanum tuberosum L.)...

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  1. Dunse K, Stevens J, Lay F, Gaspar Y, Heath R, Anderson M. Coexpression of potato type I and II proteinase inhibitors gives cotton plants protection against insect damage in the field. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107:15011-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We found a potato type I inhibitor, Solanum tuberosum potato type I inhibitor (StPin1A), was a strong inhibitor of the NaPI-resistant chymotrypsin activity...
  2. Heins L, Mentzel H, Schmid A, Benz R, Schmitz U. Biochemical, molecular, and functional characterization of porin isoforms from potato mitochondria. J Biol Chem. 1994;269:26402-10 pubmed
    ..genetic analysis of two different porin polypeptides of M(r) 34,000 and 36,000 from the outer membranes of potato mitochondria (termed POM 34 and POM 36, respectively)...
  3. Hedley P, Machray G, Davies H, Burch L, Waugh R. cDNA cloning and expression of a potato (Solanum tuberosum) invertase. Plant Mol Biol. 1993;22:917-22 pubmed
    A cDNA clone encoding an invertase isoenzyme has been isolated from a potato leaf cDNA library. The deduced amino acid sequence shows significant similarities to previously characterised invertases...
  4. van den Broek L, Pouvreau L, Lommerse G, Schipper B, van Koningsveld G, Gruppen H. Structural characterization of potato protease inhibitor I (Cv. Bintje) after expression in Pichia pastoris. J Agric Food Chem. 2004;52:4928-34 pubmed
    In the present study the structural properties of potato protease inhibitor 1 (PI-1) were studied as a function of temperature to elucidate its precipitation mechanism upon heating. A cDNA coding for PI-1 from cv...
  5. Chen S, Hajirezaei M, Zanor M, Hornyik C, Debast S, Lacomme C, et al. RNA interference-mediated repression of sucrose-phosphatase in transgenic potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum) strongly affects the hexose-to-sucrose ratio upon cold storage with only minor effects on total soluble carbohydrate accumulation. Plant Cell Environ. 2008;31:165-76 pubmed publisher
    Storage of potato tubers at low temperatures leads to the accumulation of glucose and fructose in a process called 'cold sweetening'...
  6. Cappadocia L, Maréchal A, Parent J, Lepage E, Sygusch J, Brisson N. Crystal structures of DNA-Whirly complexes and their role in Arabidopsis organelle genome repair. Plant Cell. 2010;22:1849-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest a model in which the binding of Whirly proteins to ssDNA would favor accurate repair of DNA double-strand breaks over an error-prone microhomology-mediated break-induced replication repair pathway. ..
  7. Mu iz Garc a M, Giammaria V, Grandellis C, T llez I n M, Ulloa R, Capiati D. Characterization of StABF1, a stress-responsive bZIP transcription factor from Solanum tuberosum L. that is phosphorylated by StCDPK2 in vitro. Planta. 2012;235:761-78 pubmed publisher
    ..In an effort to understand the molecular mechanisms of abiotic stress resistance in cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum L.), we have cloned and characterized an ABF/AREB-like transcription factor from potato, named StABF1...
  8. K hn C, Frommer W. A novel zinc finger protein encoded by a couch potato homologue from Solanum tuberosum enables a sucrose transport-deficient yeast strain to grow on sucrose. Mol Gen Genet. 1995;247:759-63 pubmed
    ..strain deficient in secreted invertase but expressing a cytoplasmic sucrose synthase has been used to select for potato genes that enable growth on sucrose as the sole carbon source by suppressing the sucrose uptake deficiency...
  9. Zhou D, Mattoo A, Li N, Imaseki H, Solomos T. Complete nucleotide sequence of potato tuber acid invertase cDNA. Plant Physiol. 1994;106:397-8 pubmed
  10. Hedley P, Machray G, Davies H, Burch L, Waugh R. Potato (Solanum tuberosum) invertase-encoding cDNAs and their differential expression. Gene. 1994;145:211-4 pubmed
    A full-length cDNA clone encoding a potato invertase (Inv) has been isolated. It is highly related (77% nucleotide identity) to a previously characterised potato cDNA clone encoding a putative extracellular Inv...
  11. Pruvot G, Cuin S, Peltier G, Rey P. Characterization of a novel drought-induced 34-kDa protein located in the thylakoids of Solanum tuberosum L. plants. Planta. 1996;198:471-9 pubmed
    ..protein (named cdsp 34 for chloroplastic drought-induced stress protein) is shown in the thylakoids of Solanum tuberosum plants subjected to a progressive and reversible water deficit...
  12. Abel G, Springer F, Willmitzer L, Kossmann J. Cloning and functional analysis of a cDNA encoding a novel 139 kDa starch synthase from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Plant J. 1996;10:981-91 pubmed
    Three isoforms of starch synthase were shown to be present in soluble potato tuber extracts by activity staining after native gel electrophoresis...
  13. Segura A, Moreno M, Madueno F, Molina A, Garcia Olmedo F. Snakin-1, a peptide from potato that is active against plant pathogens. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 1999;12:16-23 pubmed
    A new type of antimicrobial peptide, snakin-1 (SN1), has been isolated from potato tubers and found to be active, at concentrations < 10 microM, against bacterial and fungal pathogens from potato and other plant species...
  14. Nagy R, Karandashov V, Chague V, Kalinkevich K, Tamasloukht M, Xu G, et al. The characterization of novel mycorrhiza-specific phosphate transporters from Lycopersicon esculentum and Solanum tuberosum uncovers functional redundancy in symbiotic phosphate transport in solanaceous species. Plant J. 2005;42:236-50 pubmed publisher
    ..The first mycorrhiza-specific plant Pi transporter to be identified, was StPT3 from potato [Nature414 (2004) 462]...
  15. Almasia N, Bazzini A, Hopp H, Vazquez Rovere C. Overexpression of snakin-1 gene enhances resistance to Rhizoctonia solani and Erwinia carotovora in transgenic potato plants. Mol Plant Pathol. 2008;9:329-38 pubmed publisher
    ..antimicrobial activity in vitro, was evaluated for its ability to confer resistance to pathogens in transgenic potatoes. Genetic variants of this gene were cloned from wild and cultivated Solanum species...
  16. Ishikawa A, Ohta S, Matsuoka K, Hattori T, Nakamura K. A family of potato genes that encode Kunitz-type proteinase inhibitors: structural comparisons and differential expression. Plant Cell Physiol. 1994;35:303-12 pubmed
    b>Potato tubers contain a complex group of proteins of 20 to 24 kDa that exhibit homology to Kunitz-type proteinase inhibitors...
  17. B nfalvi Z, Molnar A, Molnar G, Lakatos L, Szabo L. Starch synthesis, and tuber storage protein genes are differently expressed in Solanum tuberosum and in Solanum brevidens. FEBS Lett. 1996;383:159-64 pubmed
    Studying in vitro stem cuttings of Solanum tuberosum induced for tuberization and those of a non-tuberizing Solanum species, differences both in morphology and in gene expression were detected...
  18. Zeh M, Leggewie G, Hoefgen R, Hesse H. Cloning and characterization of a cDNA encoding a cobalamin-independent methionine synthase from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Plant Mol Biol. 2002;48:255-65 pubmed
    A potato cDNA clone, StMS1, that encodes a methionine synthase was isolated. This protein was identified on the basis of both structural and functional evidence...
  19. Desveaux D, Allard J, Brisson N, Sygusch J. A new family of plant transcription factors displays a novel ssDNA-binding surface. Nat Struct Biol. 2002;9:512-7 pubmed
    ..This structural arrangement also supports the role of PBF-2 in binding melted promoter regions to modulate gene expression. ..
  20. Mine T, Hiyoshi T, Kasaoka K, Ohyama A. CIP353 encodes an AP2/ERF-domain protein in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and responds slowly to cold stress. Plant Cell Physiol. 2003;44:10-5 pubmed
    We isolated the CIP353 cDNA, which encodes a novel cold-inducible protein, from cold-stored tubers of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)...
  21. Heibges A, Glaczinski H, Ballvora A, Salamini F, Gebhardt C. Structural diversity and organization of three gene families for Kunitz-type enzyme inhibitors from potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum L.). Mol Genet Genomics. 2003;269:526-34 pubmed
    In the potato, Kunitz-type enzyme inhibitors are abundant and highly polymorphic small proteins found in tubers...
  22. Desveaux D, Subramaniam R, Despres C, Mess J, Lévesque C, Fobert P, et al. A "Whirly" transcription factor is required for salicylic acid-dependent disease resistance in Arabidopsis. Dev Cell. 2004;6:229-40 pubmed
    ..We demonstrate that the potato StWhy1 protein is a transcriptional activator of genes containing the PBF2 binding PB promoter element...
  23. Herbers K, Prat S, Willmitzer L. Functional analysis of a leucine aminopeptidase from Solanum tuberosum L. Planta. 1994;194:230-40 pubmed
    A protein encoded by a potato cDNA homologous to a leucine aminopeptidase (LAP) from bovine lens (Hildmann et al. 1992) was expressed in Escherichia coli cells and biochemically characterized by hydrolysis of leucine p-nitroanilide...
  24. Zrenner R, Salanoubat M, Willmitzer L, Sonnewald U. Evidence of the crucial role of sucrose synthase for sink strength using transgenic potato plants (Solanum tuberosum L.). Plant J. 1995;7:97-107 pubmed
    Sink strength of growing potato tubers is believed to be limited by sucrose metabolism and/or starch synthesis. Sucrose synthase (Susy) is most likely responsible for the entire sucrose cleavage in sink tubers, rather than invertases...
  25. Khoshnoodi J, Blennow A, Ek B, Rask L, Larsson H. The multiple forms of starch-branching enzyme I in Solanum tuberosum. Eur J Biochem. 1996;242:148-55 pubmed
    ..SBE), with apparent molecular masses of 103, 97 and 80 kDa, in extracts of leaves and stored tubers of Solanum tuberosum. The 80-kDa form was absent in extracts of fresh tuber...
  26. Schlagnhaufer C, Arteca R, Pell E. Sequential expression of two 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase genes in response to biotic and abiotic stresses in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) leaves. Plant Mol Biol. 1997;35:683-8 pubmed
    Plants produce ethylene in response to many biotic and abiotic stresses. In response to ozone the foliage of potato plants sequentially expressed two ACC synthase genes (ST-ACS4, ST-ACS5)...
  27. Carmona M, Ortega N, Garcia Maroto F. Isolation and molecular characterization of a new vegetative MADS-box gene from Solanum tuberosum L. Planta. 1998;207:181-8 pubmed publisher
    A cDNA clone, STMADS11, encoding a new MADS-box protein was isolated from Solanum tuberosum L. (potato). Expression of STMADS11 was found in all vegetative organs of the plant, but not in floral tissues...
  28. Kossmann J, Abel G, Springer F, Lloyd J, Willmitzer L. Cloning and functional analysis of a cDNA encoding a starch synthase from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) that is predominantly expressed in leaf tissue. Planta. 1999;208:503-11 pubmed publisher
    Three isoforms of starch synthase (SS) were shown to be present in soluble potato tuber extracts by activity staining after native gel electrophoresis...
  29. Desveaux D, Despres C, Joyeux A, Subramaniam R, Brisson N. PBF-2 is a novel single-stranded DNA binding factor implicated in PR-10a gene activation in potato. Plant Cell. 2000;12:1477-89 pubmed
    Elicitor-induced activation of the potato pathogenesis-related gene PR-10a requires a 30-bp promoter sequence termed the ERE (elicitor response element) that is bound by the nuclear factor PBF-2 (PR-10a binding factor 2)...
  30. Keiner R, Kaiser H, Nakajima K, Hashimoto T, Dr ger B. Molecular cloning, expression and characterization of tropinone reductase II, an enzyme of the SDR family in Solanum tuberosum (L.). Plant Mol Biol. 2002;48:299-308 pubmed
    ..the classical tropane alkaloids hyoscyamine and scopolamine, and in other Solanaceae such as potato, Solanum tuberosum (L.). Calystegines are assumed to derive from the classical tropane alkaloid pathway...
  31. Berrocal Lobo M, Segura A, Moreno M, López G, García Olmedo F, Molina A. Snakin-2, an antimicrobial peptide from potato whose gene is locally induced by wounding and responds to pathogen infection. Plant Physiol. 2002;128:951-61 pubmed
    The peptide snakin-2 (StSN2) has been isolated from potato (Solanum tuberosum cv Jaerla) tubers and found to be active (EC(50) = 1-20 microM) against fungal and bacterial plant pathogens...
  32. Larsen K. Molecular cloning and characterization of cDNAs encoding hemoglobin from wheat (Triticum aestivum) and potato (Solanum tuberosum). Biochim Biophys Acta. 2003;1621:299-305 pubmed
    ..reports the cloning and analysis of three nonsymbiotic Hb genes from wheat (Triticum aestivum) and potato (Solanum tuberosum)...
  33. Larsen K. Molecular cloning and characterization of cDNAs encoding cinnamoyl CoA reductase (CCR) from barley (Hordeum vulgare) and potato (Solanum tuberosum). J Plant Physiol. 2004;161:105-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Two cDNA clones encoding cinnamoyl CoA reductase (CCR) have been isolated from Hordeum vulgare (HvCCR) and Solanum tuberosum (StCCR1)...
  34. Stenzel O, Teuber M, Dr ger B. Putrescine N-methyltransferase in Solanum tuberosum L., a calystegine-forming plant. Planta. 2006;223:200-12 pubmed publisher
    ..1.1.53) catalyses the first specific step in the biosynthesis of tropane and nicotine alkaloids. Potato (Solanum tuberosum L...
  35. Bauw G, Nielsen H, Emmersen J, Nielsen K, Jørgensen M, Welinder K. Patatins, Kunitz protease inhibitors and other major proteins in tuber of potato cv. Kuras. FEBS J. 2006;273:3569-84 pubmed
    ..electrophoretic patterns varied significantly depending on the method of preparation and the potato variant (Solanum tuberosum)...
  36. Sacco M, Mansoor S, Moffett P. A RanGAP protein physically interacts with the NB-LRR protein Rx, and is required for Rx-mediated viral resistance. Plant J. 2007;52:82-93 pubmed
    ..The Rx NB-LRR protein of potato confers resistance to potato virus X (PVX)...
  37. Turrà D, Bellin D, Lorito M, Gebhardt C. Genotype-dependent expression of specific members of potato protease inhibitor gene families in different tissues and in response to wounding and nematode infection. J Plant Physiol. 2009;166:762-74 pubmed publisher
    ..sequenced and characterized four novel full-length PI-1 cDNAs (PPI3A2, PPI3A4, PPI2C4 and PPI2C1A) from Solanum tuberosum cv. Desirée...
  38. Draffehn A, Meller S, Li L, Gebhardt C. Natural diversity of potato (Solanum tuberosum) invertases. BMC Plant Biol. 2010;10:271 pubmed publisher
    ..In potato (Solanum tuberosum), invertases are involved in 'cold-induced sweetening' of tubers, an adaptive response to cold stress, which ..
  39. Xu X, Pan S, Cheng S, Zhang B, Mu D, Ni P, et al. Genome sequence and analysis of the tuber crop potato. Nature. 2011;475:189-95 pubmed publisher
    Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) is the world's most important non-grain food crop and is central to global food security. It is clonally propagated, highly heterozygous, autotetraploid, and suffers acute inbreeding depression...
  40. Nahirñak V, Almasia N, Fernández P, Hopp H, Estévez J, Carrari F, et al. Potato snakin-1 gene silencing affects cell division, primary metabolism, and cell wall composition. Plant Physiol. 2012;158:252-63 pubmed publisher
    Snakin-1 (SN1) is an antimicrobial cysteine-rich peptide isolated from potato (Solanum tuberosum) that was classified as a member of the Snakin/Gibberellic Acid Stimulated in Arabidopsis protein family...
  41. van der Leij F, Visser R, Ponstein A, Jacobsen E, Feenstra W. Sequence of the structural gene for granule-bound starch synthase of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and evidence for a single point deletion in the amf allele. Mol Gen Genet. 1991;228:240-8 pubmed
    The genomic sequence of the potato gene for starch granule-bound starch synthase (GBSS; "waxy protein") has been determined for the wild-type allele of a monoploid genotype from which an amylose-free (amf) mutant was derived, and for the ..
  42. Dyer W, Weaver L, Zhao J, Kuhn D, Weller S, Herrmann K. A cDNA encoding 3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptulosonate 7-phosphate synthase from Solanum tuberosum L. J Biol Chem. 1990;265:1608-14 pubmed
    A cDNA encoding potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) 3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptulosonate 7-phosphate synthase, the first enzyme of the shikimate pathway, was cloned into phage lambda gt11...
  43. van Berkel J, Salamini F, Gebhardt C. Transcripts accumulating during cold storage of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers are sequence related to stress-responsive genes. Plant Physiol. 1994;104:445-52 pubmed
    ..Low-temperature-regulated gene expression was studied in cold-stored potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers by two-dimensional electrophoresis of in vitro translation products...
  44. Taylor M, Wright F, Davies H. Characterisation of the cDNA clones of two beta-tubulin genes and their expression in the potato plant (Solanum tuberosum L.). Plant Mol Biol. 1994;26:1013-18 pubmed
    The cDNA clones of two potato beta-tubulin genes were isolated from a tuberising stolon tip library...
  45. Graeve K, von Schaewen A, Scheibe R. Purification, characterization, and cDNA sequence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Plant J. 1994;5:353-61 pubmed
    Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH, E.C. 1.1.1.49) has been purified from potato tuber at least 850-fold to apparent homogeneity as judged by SDS-PAGE...
  46. Al Babili S, Hugueney P, Schledz M, Welsch R, Frohnmeyer H, Laule O, et al. Identification of a novel gene coding for neoxanthin synthase from Solanum tuberosum. FEBS Lett. 2000;485:168-72 pubmed
    The polymerase chain reaction analysis of potato plants, transformed with capsanthin capsorubin synthase ccs, revealed the presence of a highly related gene. The cloned cDNA showed at the protein level 89.6% identity to CCS...
  47. Kloosterman B, Navarro C, Bijsterbosch G, Lange T, Prat S, Visser R, et al. StGA2ox1 is induced prior to stolon swelling and controls GA levels during potato tuber development. Plant J. 2007;52:362-73 pubmed
    The formation and growth of a potato (Solanum tuberosum) tuber is a complex process regulated by different environmental signals and plant hormones...
  48. Golizadeh A, Esmaeili N, Razmjou J, Rafiee Dastjerdi H. Comparative life tables of the potato tuberworm, Phthorimaea operculella, on leaves and tubers of different potato cultivars. J Insect Sci. 2014;14:42 pubmed publisher
    ..tuberworm, Phthorimaea operculella Zeller (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), is a serious pest of the potato, Solanum tuberosum L. (Solanales: Solanaceae), in both fields and stores in tropical and subtropical regions...
  49. Torres F, Troncoso O, Gamucci O, Corvaglia S, Brunetti V, Bardi G. Immunological properties of Andean starch films are independent of their nanometric roughness and stiffness. Int J Biol Macromol. 2015;75:460-6 pubmed publisher
    ..the immunological properties of microfilms prepared with starches extracted from six different types of Andean potatoes and their relationship with the different film-surface features...
  50. Kotíková Z, Šulc M, Lachman J, Pivec V, Orsák M, Hamouz K. Carotenoid profile and retention in yellow-, purple- and red-fleshed potatoes after thermal processing. Food Chem. 2016;197:992-1001 pubmed publisher
    ..22 μg/g DM) when compared to red/purple-fleshed potatoes (5.69 μg/g DM)...
  51. Zhou X, Liu Z, Xu S, Zhang W, Wu J. An Automated Comparative Observation System for Sun-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence of Vegetation Canopies. Sensors (Basel). 2016;16: pubmed publisher
    ..to observe the SIF values in O?-A and O?-B absorption bands and some commonly used vegetation index from sweet potato and bare land, the result of which shows: (1) the daily variation trend of SIF value of sweet potato leaves is ..
  52. Poinar G, Struwe L. An asterid flower from neotropical mid-Tertiary amber. Nat Plants. 2016;2:16005 pubmed publisher
    ..The asterids are one of the largest lineages of flowering plants, containing groups such as the sunflower, potato, coffee and mint families, totalling over 80,000 species(3)...
  53. Cho K, Cheon K, Hong S, Cho J, Im J, Mekapogu M, et al. Complete chloroplast genome sequences of Solanum commersonii and its application to chloroplast genotype in somatic hybrids with Solanum tuberosum. Plant Cell Rep. 2016;35:2113-23 pubmed publisher
    ..for the introgression of resistance to several diseases from wild Solanum species to overcome sexual barriers in potato breeding...
  54. Braun H, Jansch L, Kurft V, Schmitz U. The 'Hinge' protein of cytochrome c reductase from potato lacks the acidic domain and has no cleavable presequence. FEBS Lett. 1994;347:90-4 pubmed
    ..of cDNA clones of the first 'Hinge' protein from a plant source reveals that it has a surplus of basic residues in potato. While the overall identity between the deduced amino acid sequence of the potato 'Hinge' protein and the proteins ..
  55. Charon J, Barra A, Walter J, Millot P, Hebrard E, Moury B, et al. First experimental assessment of protein intrinsic disorder involvement in an RNA virus natural adaptive process. Mol Biol Evol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..To experimentally test this hypothesis in a natural pathosystem, a set of four variants of Potato virus Y (PVY; Potyvirus genus) containing various ID degrees in the Viral genome-linked (VPg) protein, a key ..
  56. Kim J, Kim H, Choi S, Jang J, Jeong M, Lee S. The Importance of the Circadian Clock in Regulating Plant Metabolism. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..of metabolism controlled by the circadian rhythm were studied in the model plant Arabidopsis and in the crops potato and rice...
  57. Sun C, Fan S, Wang X, Lu J, Zhang Z, Wu D, et al. Purple sweet potato color inhibits endothelial premature senescence by blocking the NLRP3 inflammasome. J Nutr Biochem. 2015;26:1029-40 pubmed publisher
    Purple sweet potato color (PSPC), flavonoids isolated from purple sweet potato, has been well demonstrated for the pharmacological properties...
  58. Xia J, Li R, He A, Xu J, Liu X, Li X, et al. Production of poly(?-l-malic acid) by Aureobasidium pullulans HA-4D under solid-state fermentation. Bioresour Technol. 2017;244:289-295 pubmed publisher
    ..Maximum PMA production (75.4mg/g substrate) was obtained from a mixed substrate of sweet potato residue and wheat bran (1:1, w/w) supplemented with NaNO3 (0...
  59. Nahar K, Goyer C, Zebarth B, Burton D, Whitney S. Pathogenic Streptomyces spp. abundance affected by potato cultivars. Phytopathology. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    b>Potato cultivars vary in their tolerance to common scab (CS), however how they affect CS-causing Streptomyces spp. populations over time is poorly understood...
  60. Evangelisti E, Gogleva A, Hainaux T, Doumane M, Tulin F, Quan C, et al. Time-resolved dual transcriptomics reveal early induced Nicotiana benthamiana root genes and conserved infection-promoting Phytophthora palmivora effectors. BMC Biol. 2017;15:39 pubmed publisher
    ..Phytophthora palmivora, a tropical relative of the potato late blight pathogen, causes rotting diseases in many tropical crops including papaya, cocoa, oil palm, black ..
  61. Pérez Díez C, Guillén Lorente S, Palomo Palomo P. [What medication should be prescribed to a patient with coeliac disease?]. Semergen. 2018;44:121-124 pubmed publisher
    ..of the protein content of wheat starch, or the absence of starches from another source where rice, maize, or potato starches are used as excipients...
  62. Furrer A, Cladis D, Kurilich A, Manoharan R, Ferruzzi M. Changes in phenolic content of commercial potato varieties through industrial processing and fresh preparation. Food Chem. 2017;218:47-55 pubmed publisher
    ..CQAs) ranged from 43 to 953mg/100g dw and were more concentrated in pigmented compared to white/yellow-fleshed potatoes. Anthocyanin (ANC) content ranged from 18.6 to 22...
  63. Keadtidumrongkul P, Suttangkakul A, Pinmanee P, Pattana K, Kittiwongwattana C, Apisitwanich S, et al. Growth modulation effects of CBM2a under the control of AtEXP4 and CaMV35S promoters in Arabidopsis thaliana, Nicotiana tabacum and Eucalyptus camaldulensis. Transgenic Res. 2017;26:447-463 pubmed publisher
    ..Modules (CBMs) can alter cell wall properties and modulate growth and development in plants such as tobacco and potato. CBM2a identified in xylanase 10A from Cellulomonas fimi is of particular interest for its ability to bind ..
  64. Lauria I, Dickmeis C, Röder J, Beckers M, Rütten S, Lin Y, et al. Engineered Potato virus X nanoparticles support hydroxyapatite nucleation for improved bone tissue replacement. Acta Biomater. 2017;62:317-327 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, Potato virus X (PVX), a flexible rod-shaped plant virus was genetically engineered to present these functional peptides ..
  65. Wang Z, Chen M, Zhu Y, Qian P, Zhou Y, Wei J, et al. Isolation, Identification and Characterization of a New Type of Lectin with ?-Amylase Inhibitory Activity in Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Protein Pept Lett. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Feeding CAL reduced the weight of potato beetle larvae by 27.21% (P<0.05) and survival rate by 6.67% (P>0.05)...
  66. Figueroa C, Kuhn M, Falaschetti C, Solamen L, Olsen K, Ballicora M, et al. Unraveling the activation mechanism of the potato tuber ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e66824 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we found that two highly conserved residues are critical for triggering the activation of the potato tuber ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase, as shown by site-directed mutagenesis...
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