cucumber

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Alias: cucumbers, Cucumis sativus, Cucumis sativu, Cucumis sativus L.

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  1. Metraux J, Burkhart W, Moyer M, Dincher S, Middlesteadt W, Williams S, et al. Isolation of a complementary DNA encoding a chitinase with structural homology to a bifunctional lysozyme/chitinase. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1989;86:896-900 pubmed
    ..or tobacco or the chitinase isolated from Serratia marcescens; however, strong homology was found between the cucumber chitinase and a lysozyme/chitinase from Parthenocissus quinquifolia...
  2. Kim D, Smith S, Leaver C. A cDNA encoding a putative SPF1-type DNA-binding protein from cucumber. Gene. 1997;185:265-9 pubmed
    ..DNA-binding protein of sweet potato has been isolated from a cDNA library from RNA of senescing cucumber (Cucumis sativus, L.) cotyledons...
  3. Yamasaki S, Fujii N, Takahashi H. The ethylene-regulated expression of CS-ETR2 and CS-ERS genes in cucumber plants and their possible involvement with sex expression in flowers. Plant Cell Physiol. 2000;41:608-16 pubmed
    ..flowers, we isolated three ethylene-receptor-related genes, CS-ETR1, CS-ETR2 and CS-ERS, from cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) plants...
  4. Knopf R, Trebitsh T. The female-specific Cs-ACS1G gene of cucumber. A case of gene duplication and recombination between the non-sex-specific 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase gene and a branched-chain amino acid transaminase gene. Plant Cell Physiol. 2006;47:1217-28 pubmed
    Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) is a monoecious plant in which female sex expression (gynoecy) is controlled by the Female (F) locus that can be modified by other sex-determining genes as well as by environmental and hormonal factors...
  5. Li Z, Huang S, Liu S, Pan J, Zhang Z, Tao Q, et al. Molecular isolation of the M gene suggests that a conserved-residue conversion induces the formation of bisexual flowers in cucumber plants. Genetics. 2009;182:1381-5 pubmed publisher
    ..M was identified as a previously characterized putative 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic acid synthase gene, while the m allele that mutated at a conserved site (Gly33Cys) lost activity in the original enzymatically active allele. ..
  6. Bie B, Pan J, He H, Yang X, Zhao J, Cai R. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of the ethylene insensitive3 (EIN3) gene in cucumber (Cucumis sativus). Genet Mol Res. 2013;12:4179-91 pubmed publisher
    ..To gain a better understanding of this particular pathway in cucumber, the full-length cDNA encoding EIN3 (designated as CsEIN3) was cloned from cucumber for the first time by rapid ..
  7. Zhang X, Yu H, Sun C, Deng J, Zhang X, Liu P, et al. Genome-wide characterization and expression profiling of the NAC genes under abiotic stresses in Cucumis sativus. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2017;113:98-109 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, the genomic features of the NAC genes in cucumber were analysed in depth using in silico tools...
  8. Pan Y, Pan Y, Zhai J, Xiong Y, Li J, Du X, et al. Cucumber Metallothionein-Like 2 (CsMTL2) Exhibits Metal-Binding Properties. Genes (Basel). 2016;7: pubmed
    We identified a novel member of the metallothionein (MT) family, Cucumis sativus metallothionein-like 2 (CsMTL2), by screening a young cucumber fruit complementary DNA (cDNA) library...
  9. Oliveira G, Leme D, de Lapuente J, Brito L, Porredon C, Rodrigues L, et al. A test battery for assessing the ecotoxic effects of textile dyes. Chem Biol Interact. 2018;291:171-179 pubmed publisher
    ..paper contact test with earthworms (Eisenia foetida); seed germination and root elongation toxicity test (Cucumis sativus, Lactuca sativa and Lycopersicon esculentum); acute immobilization test (Daphnia magna and Artemia salina); ..

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  1. Pani T, Das A, Osborne J. Bioremoval of zinc and manganese by bacterial biofilm: A bioreactor-based approach. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2017;175:211-218 pubmed publisher
    ..up to 2000mg/L of zinc and manganese and was further used for development of biofilm on the peels of Cucumis sativus. The isolate was found to be a close neighbour of Pseudomonas beteli by 16S rRNA gene sequencing...
  2. Han Y, Zhang T, Thammapichai P, Weng Y, Jiang J. Chromosome-Specific Painting in Cucumis Species Using Bulked Oligonucleotides. Genetics. 2015;200:771-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We developed an oligonucleotide (oligo)-based chromosome painting technique in cucumber (Cucumis sativus) that will be applicable in any plant species with a sequenced genome...
  3. Zhao J, Li Y, Ding L, Yan S, Liu M, Jiang L, et al. Phloem transcriptome signatures underpin the physiological differentiation of the pedicel, stalk and fruit of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:19-34 pubmed publisher
    b>Cucumber is one of the most important vegetables grown worldwide due to its important economic and nutritional value...
  4. Wang L, He M, Guo S, Zhong M, Shu S, Sun J. NaCl stress induces CsSAMs gene expression in Cucumis sativus by mediating the binding of CsGT-3b to the GT-1 element within the CsSAMs promoter. Planta. 2017;245:889-908 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we isolated and functionally analyzed a 1743-bp flanking fragment of the CsSAMs gene from Cucumis sativus. To examine promoter activity, the full-length promoter, as well as different promoter fragments, were fused ..
  5. Tripathi D, Dwivedi M, Tripathi D, Chauhan D. Silicon bioavailability in exocarp of Cucumis sativus Linn. 3 Biotech. 2017;7:386 pubmed publisher
    ..Results of EPMA and phytolith analysis clearly revealed that the surface of exocarp (fruit) of Cucumis sativus Linn. containing warts has greater quantity of silicon as compared to the other part of the fruit...
  6. Sengupta D, Naik D, Reddy A. Plant aldo-keto reductases (AKRs) as multi-tasking soldiers involved in diverse plant metabolic processes and stress defense: A structure-function update. J Plant Physiol. 2015;179:40-55 pubmed publisher
    ..C) responsible for broad substrate specificity, A9-like proteins found in Brassica rapa, Phaseolus vulgaris, Cucumis sativus, Populus trichocarpa and Solanum lycopersicum were predicted to have a similar range of substrate specificity...
  7. Zhu Y, Liao W, Niu L, Wang M, Ma Z. Nitric oxide is involved in hydrogen gas-induced cell cycle activation during adventitious root formation in cucumber. BMC Plant Biol. 2016;16:146 pubmed publisher
    ..approaches was used to study cell cycle activation and cell cycle-related gene expression in cucumber (Cucumis sativus 'Xinchun 4') explants...
  8. 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
    ..Here we characterized a MIP family member from Cucumis sativus, CsNIP2;1, with regard to its contribution to urea transport...
  9. Cheng J, Wang Z, Yao F, Gao L, Ma S, Sui X, et al. Down-Regulating CsHT1, a Cucumber Pollen-Specific Hexose Transporter, Inhibits Pollen Germination, Tube Growth, and Seed Development. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:635-47 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, the functions of CsHT1, a hexose transporter from cucumber (Cucumis sativus), are studied using a combination of heterologous expression in yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae), ..
  10. Gan D, Zhan M, Yang F, Zhang Q, Hu K, Xu W, et al. Expression analysis of argonaute, Dicer-like, and RNA-dependent RNA polymerase genes in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) in response to abiotic stress. J Genet. 2017;96:235-249 pubmed
    ..In this study, we analysed the expression of seven AGO, five DCL and eight RDR genes in cucumber under cold, heat, hormone, salinity and dehydration treatments using quantitative reverse-transcription PCR (qRT-..
  11. Hu S, Wang J, Wang J, Xue C, Wang Y. Long-chain bases from sea cucumber mitigate endoplasmic reticulum stress and inflammation in obesity mice. J Food Drug Anal. 2017;25:628-636 pubmed publisher
    Endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress and inflammation can induce hyperglycemia. Long-chain bases (LCBs) from sea cucumber exhibit antihyperglycemic activities. However, their effects on ER stress and inflammation are unknown...
  12. Li C, Ren Y, Jiang S, Zhou S, Zhao J, Wang R, et al. Effects of dietary supplementation of four strains of lactic acid bacteria on growth, immune-related response and genes expression of the juvenile sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus Selenka. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;74:69-75 pubmed publisher
    ..marine fish on growth, immune response and expression levels of immune-related gens in body wall of juvenile sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus...
  13. Li L, Chen M, Storey K. Metabolic response of longitudinal muscles to acute hypoxia in sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus (Selenka): A metabolome integrated analysis. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2019;29:235-244 pubmed publisher
    Hypoxia is a severe problem in aquatic environments worldwide and has caused mass mortality of sea cucumbers (& other species) for decades, seriously affecting the sustainable development of aquaculture...
  14. Sarhadynejad Z, Sharififar F, Pardakhty A, Nematollahi M, Sattaie Mokhtari S, Mandegary A. Pharmacological safety evaluation of a traditional herbal medicine "Zereshk-e-Saghir" and assessment of its hepatoprotective effects on carbon tetrachloride induced hepatic damage in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;190:387-95 pubmed publisher
    ..with fine particles of other plants including Rosa damascene Mill, Cichorium intybus L., Cucumis sativus L., Portulaca oleracea L., Rheum palmatum L., and Nardostachys jatamansi DC....
  15. Nafeesa Z, Shivalingu B, Neema K, Achar R, Venkatesh B, Hanchinal V, et al. Procoagulant serine glycoprotease from Cucumis sativus L.: action on human fibrinogen and fibrin clot. 3 Biotech. 2017;7:96 pubmed publisher
    Upon examination of the fruit extract of Cucumis sativus L. for its pharmacological benefits, it was previously observed that it has potential proteolytic, fibrinogenolytic and procoagulant activities...
  16. Mohamed M, Siddig E, Elaagip A, Edris A, Nasr A. Parasitic contamination of fresh vegetables sold at central markets in Khartoum state, Sudan. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2016;15:17 pubmed publisher
    ..4 % (4/11) while cayenne pepper (Capsicum annuum) and cucumber (Cucumis sativus) were not contaminated...
  17. Wang H, Xue Z, Liu Z, Wang W, Wang F, Wang Y, et al. A novel C-type lectin from the sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus (AjCTL-2) with preferential binding of d-galactose. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;79:218-227 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, a novel CTL was identified from sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus (named as AjCTL-2)...
  18. Wang H, Shao Y, Zhang W, Li C, Lv Z, Jin C. Molecular characterization of two novel molecular chaperones in bacterial-challenged Apostichopus japonicus. Gene. 2015;570:141-9 pubmed publisher
    ..For Vibrio splendidus challenged sea cucumber, the peak expression of AjGRP78 and AjPDI mRNAs in coelomocytes were detected at 24h with 1...
  19. Friedman M. Chemistry, Antimicrobial Mechanisms, and Antibiotic Activities of Cinnamaldehyde against Pathogenic Bacteria in Animal Feeds and Human Foods. J Agric Food Chem. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..fruits (bayberries, blueberries, raspberries, and strawberries), vegetables (carrots, celery, lettuce, spinach, cucumbers, and tomatoes), meats (beef, ham, pork, and frankfurters), poultry (chickens and turkeys), seafood (oysters and ..
  20. Zhang F, Wang Y, Liu C, Chen F, Ge H, Tian F, et al. Trichoderma harzianum mitigates salt stress in cucumber via multiple responses. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2019;170:436-445 pubmed publisher
    ..study, we investigated the possible mechanism of T-soybean in mitigating the damage caused by salt stress in Cucumis sativus L plants...
  21. Sun H, Dai H, Wang X, Wang G. Physiological and proteomic analysis of selenium-mediated tolerance to Cd stress in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2016;133:114-26 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, the role of Se in inducing tolerance to Cd stress in cucumber was elucidated...
  22. Zhou M, Xue Y, Sun S, Wen M, Li Z, Xu J, et al. Effects of different fatty acids composition of phosphatidylcholine on brain function of dementia mice induced by scopolamine. Lipids Health Dis. 2016;15:135 pubmed publisher
    ..into 5 groups: model (M) group, control (Con) group, egg yolk lecithin (EL) group, squid PC (SQ-PC) group and sea cucumber PC (SC-PC) group...
  23. Baderna D, Lomazzi E, Pogliaghi A, Ciaccia G, Lodi M, Benfenati E. Acute phytotoxicity of seven metals alone and in mixture: Are Italian soil threshold concentrations suitable for plant protection?. Environ Res. 2015;140:102-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Cucumber (Cucumis sativus), sorghum (Sorghum saccharatum) and cress (Lepidium sativum) seeds were used as models for other plants used ..
  24. Ahammed G, He B, Qian X, Zhou Y, Shi K, Zhou J, et al. 24-Epibrassinolide alleviates organic pollutants-retarded root elongation by promoting redox homeostasis and secondary metabolism in Cucumis sativus L. Environ Pollut. 2017;229:922-931 pubmed publisher
    ..In this work, we studied the biochemical and molecular responses of cucumber plants to three well-known OPs, 2,4,6-trichlorophenol, chlorpyrifos and oxytetracycline in the absence or ..
  25. Bolzan A, Nava D, Garcia F, Valgas R, Smaniotto G. Biology of Anastrepha grandis (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Different Cucurbits. J Econ Entomol. 2015;108:1034-9 pubmed publisher
    ..hybrid squash "Tetsukabuto" (C. moschata×Cucurbita maxima Duchesne), and salad cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.)...
  26. Lv Z, Guo M, Li C, Shao Y, Zhao X, Zhang W. Divergent proteomics response of Apostichopus japonicus suffering from skin ulceration syndrome and pathogen infection. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2019;30:196-205 pubmed publisher
    Skin ulceration syndrome (SUS) of sea cucumber is a common and serious disease that affects the stable development of Apostichopus japonicus in the culture industry...
  27. Du J, Shu S, Shao Q, An Y, Zhou H, Guo S, et al. Mitigative effects of spermidine on photosynthesis and carbon-nitrogen balance of cucumber seedlings under Ca(NO3)2 stress. J Plant Res. 2016;129:79-91 pubmed publisher
    ..carbon-nitrogen (C-N) mechanism underlying Ca(NO3)2 stress tolerance by spermidine (Spd) of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L. cv. Jinyou No. 4)...
  28. Belamkar V, Weeks N, Bharti A, Farmer A, Graham M, Cannon S. Comprehensive characterization and RNA-Seq profiling of the HD-Zip transcription factor family in soybean (Glycine max) during dehydration and salt stress. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:950 pubmed publisher
    ..for abiotic stress responses in rice (Oryza sativa), maize (Zea mays), poplar (Populus trichocarpa) and cucumber (Cucmis sativus). Findings in these species suggest HD-Zip genes as high priority candidates for crop improvement...
  29. Ren C, Chen T, Jiang X, Luo X, Wang Y, Hu C. The first echinoderm gamma-interferon-inducible lysosomal thiol reductase (GILT) identified from sea cucumber (Stichopus monotuberculatus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2015;42:41-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the first echinoderm GILT named StmGILT was identified from sea cucumber (Stichopus monotuberculatus)...
  30. Wang J, Pan C, Wang Y, Ye L, Wu J, Chen L, et al. Genome-wide identification of MAPK, MAPKK, and MAPKKK gene families and transcriptional profiling analysis during development and stress response in cucumber. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:386 pubmed publisher
    ..in detail in model plants, including Arabidopsis, rice, and tomato, but poorly characterized in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L...
  31. Li J, Li S, Yan L, Ding T, Linhardt R, Yu Y, et al. Fucosylated chondroitin sulfate oligosaccharides exert anticoagulant activity by targeting at intrinsic tenase complex with low FXII activation: Importance of sulfation pattern and molecular size. Eur J Med Chem. 2017;139:191-200 pubmed publisher
    Fucosylated chondroitin sulfates (fCSs) are structurally unusual glycosaminoglycans isolated from sea cucumbers that exhibit potent anticoagulant activity...
  32. Zhong X, Li Y, Che X, Zhang Z, Li Y, Liu B, et al. Significant inhibition of photosynthesis and respiration in leaves of Cucumis sativus L. by oxybenzone, an active ingredient in sunscreen. Chemosphere. 2019;219:456-462 pubmed publisher
    ..to demonstrate that OBZ can significantly inhibit photosynthesis and respiration in the leaves of a higher plant, cucumber. An OBZ suspension content as low as 0...
  33. Ren C, Chen T, Sun H, Jiang X, Hu C, Qian J, et al. The first echinoderm poly-U-binding factor 60 kDa (PUF60) from sea cucumber (Stichopus monotuberculatus): Molecular characterization, inducible expression and involvement of apoptosis. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2015;47:196-204 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the first echinoderm PUF60 named StmPUF60 was identified from sea cucumber (Stichopus monotuberculatus)...
  34. Trejo Moreno C, Méndez Martínez M, Zamilpa A, Jimenez Ferrer E, Perez Garcia M, Medina Campos O, et al. Cucumis sativus Aqueous Fraction Inhibits Angiotensin II-Induced Inflammation and Oxidative Stress In Vitro. Nutrients. 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in vitro the effect of three subfractions (SFs) from the Cucumis sativus aqueous fraction to reduce inflammatory factors and oxidative stress induced by angiotensin II (Ang II) ..
  35. Osse M, Hamel J, Mercier A. Markers of oil exposure in cold-water benthic environments: Insights and challenges from a study with echinoderms. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2018;156:56-66 pubmed publisher
    ..GPx activity was detected in the pyloric caecum, stomach, and gonad of sea stars, the intestine and gonad of sea cucumbers, and the gonad of brittle stars and sea urchins. No seasonal variation in baseline GPx activity occurred...
  36. Xu X, Chen M, Ji J, Xu Q, Qi X, Chen X. Comparative RNA-seq based transcriptome profiling of waterlogging response in cucumber hypocotyls reveals novel insights into the de novo adventitious root primordia initiation. BMC Plant Biol. 2017;17:129 pubmed publisher
    ..Although cucumber (Cucumis sativus L...
  37. Zhang X, Zhang P, Li C, Li Y, Jin C, Zhang W. Characterization of two regulators of the TNF-α signaling pathway in Apostichopus japonicus: LPS-induced TNF-α factor and baculoviral inhibitor of apoptosis repeat-containing 2. Dev Comp Immunol. 2015;48:138-42 pubmed publisher
    ..After challenging the sea cucumbers with Vibrio splendidus, the expression levels of AjLITAF and AjBIRC2 in coelomocytes were increased by 2...
  38. Luo M, You F, Li P, Wang J, Zhu T, Dandekar A, et al. Synteny analysis in Rosids with a walnut physical map reveals slow genome evolution in long-lived woody perennials. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:707 pubmed publisher
    ..woody perennials, Vitis vinifera, Populus trichocarpa, and Malus domestica, and three short-lived herbs, Cucumis sativus, Medicago truncatula, and Fragaria vesca...
  39. Mashjoor S, Yousefzadi M. Holothurians antifungal and antibacterial activity to human pathogens in the Persian Gulf. J Mycol Med. 2017;27:46-56 pubmed publisher
    ..As investigation of antimicrobial activity, three species of Holothuria sea cucumbers (Holothuria scabra, Holothuria parva and Holothuria leucospilota) from the Persian Gulf, Iran, were obtained, ..
  40. Rehman Z, Khan S, Brusseau M, Shah M. Lead and cadmium contamination and exposure risk assessment via consumption of vegetables grown in agricultural soils of five-selected regions of Pakistan. Chemosphere. 2017;168:1589-1596 pubmed publisher
    ..except Luffa acutangula, Solanum lycopersicum, Benincasa hispada, Momordi charantia, Aesculantus malvaceae, Cucumis sativus, Praecitrullus fistulosus, Brassica oleracea, and Colocasia esculanta for children...
  41. Kubo Y, Fujihara N, Harata K, Neumann U, Robin G, O Connell R. Colletotrichum orbiculare FAM1 Encodes a Novel Woronin Body-Associated Pex22 Peroxin Required for Appressorium-Mediated Plant Infection. MBio. 2015;6:e01305-15 pubmed publisher
    The cucumber anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum orbiculare forms specialized cells called appressoria for host penetration...
  42. Kwon T, Oh C, Bak D, Kim J, Seok J, Lee J, et al. Effects on skin of Stichopus japonicus viscera extracts detected with saponin including Holothurin A: Down-regulation of melanin synthesis and up-regulation of neocollagenesis mediated by ERK signaling pathway. J Ethnopharmacol. 2018;226:73-81 pubmed publisher
    Stichopus japonicus (sea cucumber), edible traditional food in Asia, and its extracts are renowned for their wound healing, pain relieving, and cosmetic effects in traditional medicine...
  43. Zhang C, Chen F, Zhao Z, Hu L, Liu H, Cheng Z, et al. Mutations in CsPID encoding a Ser/Thr protein kinase are responsible for round leaf shape in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2018;131:1379-1389 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the three copies of PID genes, CsPID, CsPID2 and CSPID2L (CsPID2-like) in the cucumber genome, CsPID was the only one with significantly differential expression in adult leaves between WT and C356 ..
  44. Wu J, Shu S, Li C, Sun J, Guo S. Spermidine-mediated hydrogen peroxide signaling enhances the antioxidant capacity of salt-stressed cucumber roots. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;128:152-162 pubmed publisher
    ..H2O2 accumulation induced by the exogenous application of spermidine (Spd) to cucumber (Cucumis sativus) seedlings in regulating the antioxidant capacity of roots under salt stress...
  45. Mao L, Jiang H, Zhang L, Zhang Y, Sial M, Yu H, et al. Replacing methyl bromide with a combination of 1,3-dichloropropene and metam sodium for cucumber production in China. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0188137 pubmed publisher
    ..of 1,3-D+MNa as a crucial factor to limit soil-borne pests was evaluated in one laboratory experiment and two cucumber greenhouse studies conducted in commercial operations. Laboratory results revealed that 1,3-D and MNa (10+20 mg a...
  46. Lozowicka B, Abzeitova E, Sagitov A, Kaczynski P, Toleubayev K, Li A. Studies of pesticide residues in tomatoes and cucumbers from Kazakhstan and the associated health risks. Environ Monit Assess. 2015;187:609 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 82 samples of cucumbers and tomatoes from top agro-based market and greenhouses were analysed using a gas chromatography-micro electron ..
  47. Ohshima K, Matsumoto K, Yasaka R, Nishiyama M, Soejima K, Korkmaz S, et al. Temporal analysis of reassortment and molecular evolution of Cucumber mosaic virus: Extra clues from its segmented genome. Virology. 2016;487:188-97 pubmed publisher
    b>Cucumber mosaic virus (CMV) is a damaging pathogen of over 200 mono- and dicotyledonous crop species worldwide. It has the broadest known host range of any virus, but the timescale of its evolution is unknown...
  48. Liu H, Liang C, Liu P, Luo L, Li J. Quantitative proteomics identifies 38 proteins that are differentially expressed in cucumber in response to cucumber green mottle mosaic virus infection. Virol J. 2015;12:216 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of the study indicate that CGMMV infection significantly changes the physiology of cucumbers, affecting the expression levels of individual proteins as well as entire metabolic pathways...
  49. Silchenko A, Kalinovsky A, Avilov S, Andryjaschenko P, Dmitrenok P, Kalinin V, et al. Structures and Biogenesis of Fallaxosides D₄, D₅, D₆ and D₇, Trisulfated Non-Holostane Triterpene Glycosides from the Sea Cucumber Cucumaria fallax. Molecules. 2016;21: pubmed publisher
    ..triterpene glycosides, fallaxosides D₄ (1), D₅ (2), D₆ (3) and D₇ (4) have been isolated from the sea cucumber Cucumaria fallax (Cucumariidae, Dendrochirotida)...
  50. Tian Y, Jiang Y, Shang Y, Zhang Y, Geng C, Wang L, et al. Establishment of lysozyme gene RNA interference systemand its involvement in salinity tolerance in sea cucumber (Apostichopus japonicus). Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;65:71-79 pubmed publisher
    The lysozyme gene was silenced using RNA interference (RNAi) to analyze the function of lysozyme in sea cucumber under salt stress. The interfering efficiency of four lysozyme RNAi oligos ranged from 0.55 to 0.70...
  51. Kim I, Lee S, Kim E, Song K, Yang T, Kim H. Genome-Wide Identification and Expression Analyses of the Fibrillin Family Genes Suggest Their Involvement in Photoprotection in Cucumber. Plants (Basel). 2018;7: pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, 10 CsaFBN genes were identified in genomic DNA sequences of cucumber (Chinese long and Gy14) through database searches using the conserved domain of FBN and the 14 FBN genes ..
  52. Liu Q, Han P, Gong W, Wang H, Feng X. Colorimetric determination of the pesticide chlorothalonil based on the aggregation of gold nanoparticles. Mikrochim Acta. 2018;185:354 pubmed publisher
    ..6 ng·mL-1 detection limit. This is below the Chinese guideline value for cucumber. The method is rather simple and does not require any modification of the AuNPs or the utilization of antibody...
  53. Wang X, Ullah Z, Grumet R. Interaction between zucchini yellow mosaic potyvirus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase and host poly-(A) binding protein. Virology. 2000;275:433-43 pubmed publisher
    ..clones representing a single copy of a poly-(A) binding protein (PABP) gene were isolated from a cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) leaf cDNA library...
  54. Ibdah M, Dubey N, Eizenberg H, Dabour Z, Abu Nassar J, Gal On A, et al. Cucumber Mosaic Virus as a carotenoid inhibitor reducing Phelipanche aegyptiaca infection in tobacco plants. Plant Signal Behav. 2014;9:e972146 pubmed publisher
    b>Cucumber Mosaic Virus (CMV) is a highly infectious cucumovirus, which infects more than 800 plant species and causes major diseases in greenhouse and field crops worldwide...
  55. Kuźniak E, Wielanek M, Chwatko G, Głowacki R, Libik Konieczny M, Piątek M, et al. Salicylic acid and cysteine contribute to arbutin-induced alleviation of angular leaf spot disease development in cucumber. J Plant Physiol. 2015;181:9-13 pubmed publisher
    Arbutin induced suppression of angular leaf spot disease in cucumber resulting from lower populations of Pseudomonas syringae pv lachrymans in the infected tissues...
  56. Liu H, Jiao J, Liang X, Liu J, Meng H, Chen S, et al. Map-based cloning, identification and characterization of the w gene controlling white immature fruit color in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2016;129:1247-1256 pubmed publisher
    ..insertion resulted in a premature stop codon that is responsible for white immature fruit color in cucumber. Despite our previous progress in the mapping of the gene controlling white color in immature cucumber fruit and ..
  57. Liu X, Liu Y, Hao J, Zhao X, Lang Y, Fan F, et al. In Vivo Anti-Cancer Mechanism of Low-Molecular-Weight Fucosylated Chondroitin Sulfate (LFCS) from Sea Cucumber Cucumaria frondosa. Molecules. 2016;21: pubmed publisher
    ..LFCS) was prepared from native fucosylated chondroitin sulfate (FCS), which was extracted and isolated from sea cucumber Cucumaria frondosa, and the anti-cancer mechanism of LFCS on mouse Lewis lung carcinoma (LLC) was investigated...
  58. Sun C, Li Y, Zhao W, Song X, Lu M, Li X, et al. Integration of Hormonal and Nutritional Cues Orchestrates Progressive Corolla Opening. Plant Physiol. 2016;171:1209-29 pubmed publisher
    ..We identify a unique cucumber (Cucumis sativus) line '6457' that produces normal ovaries when nutrients are under-supplied, and super ovaries (87%) with ..
  59. Shao Y, Li C, Zhang W, Duan X, Li Y, Jin C, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of four caspases members in Apostichopus japonicus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2016;55:203-11 pubmed publisher
    ..supported that all these four identified proteins belonged to novel members of apoptotic signaling pathway in sea cucumber. Tissue distribution analysis revealed that four Ajcaspase genes were constitutively expressed in all examined ..
  60. Del Valle Echevarria A, Sanseverino W, Garcia Mas J, Havey M. Pentatricopeptide repeat 336 as the candidate gene for paternal sorting of mitochondria (Psm) in cucumber. Theor Appl Genet. 2016;129:1951-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L...
  61. Muslim S, Al Kadmy I, Hussein N, Mohammed Ali A, Taha B, Aziz S, et al. Chitosanase purified from bacterial isolate Bacillus licheniformis of ruined vegetables displays broad spectrum biofilm inhibition. Microb Pathog. 2016;100:257-262 pubmed publisher
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