marchantia

Summary

Summary: A liverwort plant genus of the family Marchantiaceae, order Marchantiales, subclass MARCHANTIAE. Members contain brassinosteroids and DITERPENES.

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  1. Ishizaki K, Chiyoda S, Yamato K, Kohchi T. Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of the haploid liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L., an emerging model for plant biology. Plant Cell Physiol. 2008;49:1084-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present a rapid Agrobacterium-mediated transformation system for the haploid liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. using immature thalli developed from spores...
  2. Sasaki G, Katoh K, Hirose N, Suga H, Kuma K, Miyata T, et al. Multiple receptor-like kinase cDNAs from liverwort Marchantia polymorpha and two charophycean green algae, Closterium ehrenbergii and Nitella axillaris: Extensive gene duplications and gene shufflings in the early evolution of streptophytes. Gene. 2007;401:135-44 pubmed
    ..and domain shufflings, comprehensive isolations of RLK cDNAs were performed from a nonvascular plant, liverwort Marchantia polymorpha and two charophycean green algae, Closterium ehrenbergii, and Nitella axillaris, thought to be the ..
  3. Sharma N, Bhalla P, Singh M. Transcriptome-wide profiling and expression analysis of transcription factor families in a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha. BMC Genomics. 2013;14:915 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of TF-encoding genes in a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha, offers insights into TF organization in the members of the most basal lineages of land plants (..
  4. Brown R, Lemmon B, Horio T. Gamma-tubulin localization changes from discrete polar organizers to anastral spindles and phragmoplasts in mitosis of Marchantia polymorpha L. Protoplasma. 2004;224:187-93 pubmed
    ..to POs and to microtubule arrays throughout the cell cycle were collected from rapidly dividing cells of Marchantia polymorpha (Bryophyta) that were triple-stained for gamma-tubulin, microtubules, and nuclei...
  5. Era A, Tominaga M, Ebine K, Awai C, Saito C, Ishizaki K, et al. Application of Lifeact reveals F-actin dynamics in Arabidopsis thaliana and the liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Cell Physiol. 2009;50:1041-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We also used Lifeact-Venus to visualize the actin cytoskeleton in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha; this revealed unique and dynamic F-actin motility in liverwort cells...
  6. Shibaya T, Sugawara Y. Induction of multinucleation by beta-glucosyl Yariv reagent in regenerated cells from Marchantia polymorpha protoplasts and involvement of arabinogalactan proteins in cell plate formation. Planta. 2009;230:581-8 pubmed publisher
    ..which binds selectively to AGPs, inhibited cell division of protoplast-regenerated cells of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L...
  7. Tougane K, Komatsu K, Bhyan S, Sakata Y, Ishizaki K, Yamato K, et al. Evolutionarily conserved regulatory mechanisms of abscisic acid signaling in land plants: characterization of ABSCISIC ACID INSENSITIVE1-like type 2C protein phosphatase in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Physiol. 2010;152:1529-43 pubmed publisher
    ..we isolated and characterized MpABI1, an ortholog of ABSCISIC ACID INSENSITIVE1 (ABI1), from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  8. Ogasawara Y, Ishizaki K, Kohchi T, Kodama Y. Cold-induced organelle relocation in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. Plant Cell Environ. 2013;36:1520-8 pubmed publisher
    ..organelle positioning under cold conditions, we studied cold-induced organelle relocation in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha?L...
  9. Ueda M, Kuniyoshi T, Yamamoto H, Sugimoto K, Ishizaki K, Kohchi T, et al. Composition and physiological function of the chloroplast NADH dehydrogenase-like complex in Marchantia polymorpha. Plant J. 2012;72:683-93 pubmed publisher
    ..In Marchantia polymorpha, 11 plastid-encoded subunits and all the nuclear-encoded subunits of the A, B, membrane and ..

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  1. Okumura M, Inoue S, Takahashi K, Ishizaki K, Kohchi T, Kinoshita T. Characterization of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Physiol. 2012;159:826-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha, which is the most basal lineage of extant land plants, expresses both the penultimate threonine-..
  2. Pence V, Dunford S, Redella S. Differential effects of abscisic acid on desiccation tolerance and carbohydrates in three species of liverworts. J Plant Physiol. 2005;162:1331-7 pubmed
    Tissues of three species of in vitro grown liverworts, Riccia fluitans, Pallavicinia lyellii, and Marchantia polymorpha, were subjected to rapid drying with and without preculture for 1 week on medium containing 10 microM ABA...
  3. Kajikawa M, Yamato K, Sakai Y, Fukuzawa H, Ohyama K, Kohchi T. Isolation and functional characterization of fatty acid delta5-elongase gene from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:149-54 pubmed
    Bryophyte Marchantia polymorpha L. produces C22 very-long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (VLCPUFA). Thus far, no enzyme that mediates elongation of C20 VLCPUFAs has been identified in land plants...
  4. Russell J, Bulman S. The liverwort Marchantia foliacea forms a specialized symbiosis with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in the genus Glomus. New Phytol. 2005;165:567-79 pubmed
    ..chain reaction amplification of ribosomal sequences confirmed that endophytes of the New Zealand liverwort, Marchantia foliacea, were members of the genus Glomus...
  5. Jensen J, Omarsdottir S, Thorsteinsdottir J, Ogmundsdottir H, Olafsdottir E. Synergistic cytotoxic effect of the microtubule inhibitor marchantin A from Marchantia polymorpha and the Aurora kinase inhibitor MLN8237 on breast cancer cells in vitro. Planta Med. 2012;78:448-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Marchantin A is a cyclic bisbibenzyl that has previously been isolated from Marchantia polymorpha and other liverwort species and has been shown to exert cytotoxic effects...
  6. Kubota A, Ishizaki K, Hosaka M, Kohchi T. Efficient Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha using regenerating thalli. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2013;77:167-72 pubmed
    The thallus, the gametophyte body of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha, develops clonal progenies called gemmae that are useful in the isolation and propagation of isogenic plants...
  7. Ishizaki K, Johzuka Hisatomi Y, Ishida S, Iida S, Kohchi T. Homologous recombination-mediated gene targeting in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. Sci Rep. 2013;3:1532 pubmed publisher
    The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha is an emerging model organism on account of its ideal characteristics for molecular genetics in addition to occupying a crucial position in the evolution of land plants...
  8. Ueda M, Takami T, Peng L, Ishizaki K, Kohchi T, Shikanai T, et al. Subfunctionalization of sigma factors during the evolution of land plants based on mutant analysis of liverwort (Marchantia polymorpha L.) MpSIG1. Genome Biol Evol. 2013;5:1836-48 pubmed publisher
    ..In liverwort (Marchantia polymorpha L.), we isolated and characterized a T-DNA-tagged mutant (Mpsig1) of sigma factor 1 (MpSIG1)...
  9. Ishizaki K, Nonomura M, Kato H, Yamato K, Kohchi T. Visualization of auxin-mediated transcriptional activation using a common auxin-responsive reporter system in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. J Plant Res. 2012;125:643-51 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we made transgenic plants of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha which express the uidA (GUS) reporter gene under control of the soybean auxin-inducible promoter, ..
  10. Bégu D, Araya A. The horsetail Equisetum arvense mitochondria share two group I introns with the liverwort Marchantia, acquired a novel group II intron but lost intron-encoded ORFs. Curr Genet. 2009;55:69-79 pubmed publisher
    ..From three intervening sequences in cox1, cox1i395 and cox1i624 are group IB introns homologous to the Marchantia polymorpha cox1 introns, and cox1i747 is a group IIA intron different to other introns found in plant mtDNA...
  11. Chiyoda S, Ishizaki K, Kataoka H, Yamato K, Kohchi T. Direct transformation of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. by particle bombardment using immature thalli developing from spores. Plant Cell Rep. 2008;27:1467-73 pubmed publisher
    The liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha L., belongs to a group of basal land plants and is an emerging model for plant biology. We established a procedure to prepare sporangia of M...
  12. Chiyoda S, Linley P, Yamato K, Fukuzawa H, Yokota A, Kohchi T. Simple and efficient plastid transformation system for the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. suspension-culture cells. Transgenic Res. 2007;16:41-9 pubmed
    We have established a simple and efficient plastid transformation system for liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha L., suspension-culture cells, which are homogenous, chloroplast-rich and rapidly growing...
  13. Bonnot C, Proust H, Pinson B, Colbalchini F, Lesly Veillard A, Breuninger H, et al. Functional PTB phosphate transporters are present in streptophyte algae and early diverging land plants. New Phytol. 2017;214:1158-1171 pubmed publisher
    ..Core PTB proteins are present at the plasma membrane of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. The expression of M...
  14. Soriano G, Cloix C, Heilmann M, Núñez Olivera E, Martínez Abaigar J, Jenkins G. Evolutionary conservation of structure and function of the UVR8 photoreceptor from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha and the moss Physcomitrella patens. New Phytol. 2018;217:151-162 pubmed publisher
    ..We examined the expression, dimer/monomer status, cellular localisation and function of Marchantia polymorpha and Physcomitrella patens UVR8 in experiments with bryophyte tissue and expression of green ..
  15. Drobnik J, Stebel A. Central European medicinal bryophytes in the 16th-century work by Caspar Schwenckfeld, and their ethnopharmacological origin. J Ethnopharmacol. 2015;175:407-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Central European pharmacy about the year 1600 was familiar with the following bryophytes: Marchantia polymorpha L., Polytrichum commune Hedw., P. formosum Hedw. and Funaria hygrometrica Hedw...
  16. Takuno S, Ran J, Gaut B. Evolutionary patterns of genic DNA methylation vary across land plants. Nat Plants. 2016;2:15222 pubmed publisher
    ..We find that a basal land plant, Marchantia polymorpha, lacks any evident signal of gbM within exons, but conifers have high levels of both CG and CHG (..
  17. Waters M, Scaffidi A, Moulin S, Sun Y, Flematti G, Smith S. A Selaginella moellendorffii Ortholog of KARRIKIN INSENSITIVE2 Functions in Arabidopsis Development but Cannot Mediate Responses to Karrikins or Strigolactones. Plant Cell. 2015;27:1925-44 pubmed publisher
    ..We identified two KAI2 homologs from Selaginella moellendorffii and two from Marchantia polymorpha...
  18. Yu H, Liu X, Gao S, Sun B, Zheng H, Ji M, et al. Structural and biochemical characterization of the plant type III polyketide synthases of the liverwort Marchantia paleacea. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;125:95-105 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, we characterized CHS and CHS-like enzymes (designated MpCHS and MpCHSL1, 2 and 3) from Marchantia paleacea and determined the crystal structure of MpCHSL1...
  19. Rosato M, Kovarik A, Garilleti R, Rosselló J. Conserved Organisation of 45S rDNA Sites and rDNA Gene Copy Number among Major Clades of Early Land Plants. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0162544 pubmed publisher
    ..Mutation analysis of whole genomic reads showed higher (3-fold) intragenomic heterogeneity of Marchantia polymorpha (Marchantiophyta) rDNA compared to Physcomitrella patens (Bryophyta) and two angiosperms (Arabidopsis ..
  20. Inoue K, Nishihama R, Kataoka H, Hosaka M, Manabe R, Nomoto M, et al. Phytochrome Signaling Is Mediated by PHYTOCHROME INTERACTING FACTOR in the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Cell. 2016;28:1406-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha, an emerging model basal land plant, has only one phytochrome gene, Mp-PHY, and only one PIF gene, Mp-..
  21. Breuninger H, Thamm A, Streubel S, Sakayama H, Nishiyama T, Dolan L. Diversification of a Transcription Factor Family Led to the Evolution of Antagonistically Acting Genetic Regulators of Root Hair Growth. Curr Biol. 2016;26:1622-1628 pubmed publisher
    ..We report that the single Marchantia polymorpha LRL gene acts as a general growth regulator required for rhizoid development, a function that has ..
  22. Schmid M, Giraldo Fonseca A, Rövekamp M, Smetanin D, Bowman J, Grossniklaus U. Extensive epigenetic reprogramming during the life cycle of Marchantia polymorpha. Genome Biol. 2018;19:9 pubmed publisher
    ..We studied DNA methylation dynamics during the life cycle of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  23. Krishnan R, Anil Kumar V, Murugan K. Establishment of cell suspension culture in Marchantia linearis Lehm & Lindenb. for the optimum production of flavonoids. 3 Biotech. 2014;4:49-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Chlorophyll-containing callus cells of Marchantia linearis Lehm & Lindenb...
  24. Nakamura K, Hisanaga T, Fujimoto K, Nakajima K, Wada H. Plant-inspired pipettes. J R Soc Interface. 2018;15: pubmed publisher
    The female sex organ of the liverwort (Marchantia polymorpha) has a characteristic parasol-like form highly suitable for collecting water droplets containing sperm for fertilization...
  25. Solly J, Cunniffe N, Harrison C. Regional Growth Rate Differences Specified by Apical Notch Activities Regulate Liverwort Thallus Shape. Curr Biol. 2017;27:16-26 pubmed publisher
    ..live imaging, growth analyses, and computational modeling to determine what regulates liverwort thallus shape in Marchantia polymorpha...
  26. Nagaoka N, Yamashita A, Kurisu R, Watari Y, Ishizuna F, Tsutsumi N, et al. DRP3 and ELM1 are required for mitochondrial fission in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Sci Rep. 2017;7:4600 pubmed publisher
    ..of mitochondrial fission factors in land plants, we examined mitochondrial fission-related genes in a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha. As a bryophyte, M. polymorpha has features distinct from those of the other land plant lineages...
  27. Yamaoka S, Nishihama R, Yoshitake Y, Ishida S, Inoue K, Saito M, et al. Generative Cell Specification Requires Transcription Factors Evolutionarily Conserved in Land Plants. Curr Biol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..a single member of the subfamily VIIIa of basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factors in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha primarily accumulated in the initial cells and controlled their development into gametangia...
  28. Kumar S, Kempinski C, Zhuang X, Norris A, Mafu S, Zi J, et al. Molecular Diversity of Terpene Synthases in the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Cell. 2016;28:2632-2650 pubmed
    b>Marchantia polymorpha is a basal terrestrial land plant, which like most liverworts accumulates structurally diverse terpenes believed to serve in deterring disease and herbivory...
  29. Koi S, Hisanaga T, Sato K, Shimamura M, Yamato K, Ishizaki K, et al. An Evolutionarily Conserved Plant RKD Factor Controls Germ Cell Differentiation. Curr Biol. 2016;26:1775-1781 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we analyzed the factors that govern germ cell formation in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  30. Tanaka H, Sato M, Ogasawara Y, Hamashima N, Buchner O, Holzinger A, et al. Chloroplast aggregation during the cold-positioning response in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. J Plant Res. 2017;130:1061-1070 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we characterized chloroplast aggregation during the cold-positioning response in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  31. Speicher A, Holz J, Hoffmann A. Syntheses of marchantins C, O and P as promising highly bioactive compounds. Nat Prod Commun. 2011;6:393-402 pubmed
    ..microtubule inhibitor and anti-tumor activities of the bis(bibenzyl) marchantin C--isolated from liverworts like Marchantia polymorpha since 1983--were found...
  32. Shimoda K, Kubota N, Nakajima N, Hamada H. High production of (2s,3s)-3-hydroxy-2-methylbutanoate by immobilized plant cells of Marchantia polymorpha. Acta Biol Hung. 2007;58:219-23 pubmed
    Cultured plant cells of Marchantia polymorpha were examined for their ability to reduce beta-keto ester, 2-methyl-3-oxobutanoate...
  33. Kato H, Kouno M, Takeda M, Suzuki H, Ishizaki K, Nishihama R, et al. The Roles of the Sole Activator-Type Auxin Response Factor in Pattern Formation of Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Cell Physiol. 2017;58:1642-1651 pubmed publisher
    ..The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha has three phylogenetically distinct ARFs: MpARF1, the sole 'activator' ARF; and MpARF2 and MpARF3, ..
  34. Kobayashi Y, Takusagawa M, Harada N, Fukao Y, Yamaoka S, Kohchi T, et al. Eukaryotic Components Remodeled Chloroplast Nucleoid Organization during the Green Plant Evolution. Genome Biol Evol. 2015;8:1-16 pubmed publisher
    ..alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, the charophyte alga Klebsormidium flaccidum, and the most basal land plant Marchantia polymorpha. To clarify the core cp nucleoid proteins in C...
  35. Ares A, Itouga M, Kato Y, Sakakibara H. Differential Metal Tolerance and Accumulation Patterns of Cd, Cu, Pb and Zn in the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2018;100:444-450 pubmed publisher
    ..exposure of 1, 2 and 3 weeks with cadmium (Cd), copper (Cu), lead (Pb) and zinc (Zn) using the model liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  36. Hatanaka R, Sugawara Y. Development of desiccation tolerance and vitrification by preculture treatment in suspension-cultured cells of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Planta. 2010;231:965-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Induction of a high level of desiccation tolerance in suspension-cultured cells of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha was examined for studying the mechanisms of desiccation tolerance and vitrification at the cellular ..
  37. Buschmann H, Holtmannspötter M, Borchers A, O Donoghue M, Zachgo S. Microtubule dynamics of the centrosome-like polar organizers from the basal land plant Marchantia polymorpha. New Phytol. 2016;209:999-1013 pubmed publisher
    The liverwort Marchantia employs both modern and ancestral devices during cell division: it forms preprophase bands and in addition it shows centrosome-like polar organizers...
  38. Ohyama K, Takemura M, Oda K, Fukuzawa H, Kohchi T, Nakayama S, et al. Gene content, organization and molecular evolution of plant organellar genomes and sex chromosomes: insights from the case of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha. Proc Jpn Acad Ser B Phys Biol Sci. 2009;85:108-24 pubmed
    The complete nucleotide sequence of chloroplast DNA (121,025 base pairs, bp) from a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha, has made clear the entire gene organization of the chloroplast genome...
  39. Liu X, Yu H, Gao S, Wu Y, Cheng A, Lou H. The isolation and functional characterization of three liverwort genes encoding cinnamate 4-hydroxylase. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2017;117:42-50 pubmed publisher
    ..forward for isolation and functional characterization were harbored by Plagiochasma appendiculatum (PaC4H) and Marchantia paleacea (MpC4H1 and MpC4H2)...
  40. Peumans W, Fouquaert E, Jauneau A, Rouge P, Lannoo N, Hamada H, et al. The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha expresses orthologs of the fungal Agaricus bisporus agglutinin family. Plant Physiol. 2007;144:637-47 pubmed
    A lectin different from the previously described mannose-binding agglutinins has been isolated from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
  41. Xu T, Hiltbrunner A. PHYTOCHROME INTERACTING FACTORs from Physcomitrella patens are active in Arabidopsis and complement the pif quadruple mutant. Plant Signal Behav. 2017;12:e1388975 pubmed publisher
    ..Recent studies identified members of the PIF family also in the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha and the moss Physcomitrella patens...
  42. Delwiche C, Goodman C, Chang C. Land Plant Model Systems Branch Out. Cell. 2017;171:265-266 pubmed publisher
    The genome of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha is an important step toward development of a new plant model system (Bowman et al., 2017)...
  43. Kato H, Nishihama R, Weijers D, Kohchi T. Evolution of nuclear auxin signaling: lessons from genetic studies with basal land plants. J Exp Bot. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..gained from studies using basal plants, including charophycean green algae and two major model bryophytes, Marchantia polymorpha and Physcomitrella patens...
  44. Wang P, Liu H, Gao S, Cheng A. Functional Characterization of a Hydroxyacid/Alcohol Hydroxycinnamoyl Transferase Produced by the Liverwort Marchantia emarginata. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher
    ..a fatty ω-hydroxyacid/fatty alcohol hydroxycinnamoyl transferase (HFT) has been isolated from the liverwort Marchantia emarginata and has been functionally characterized...
  45. Van Bel M, Diels T, Vancaester E, Kreft L, Botzki A, Van de Peer Y, et al. PLAZA 4.0: an integrative resource for functional, evolutionary and comparative plant genomics. Nucleic Acids Res. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..g. wheat, palm oil) and species of evolutionary interest (e.g. spruce, Marchantia )...
  46. Wahrmund U, Groth Malonek M, Knoop V. Tracing plant Mitochondrial DNA evolution: rearrangements of the ancient mitochondrial gene cluster trnA-trnT-nad7 in liverwort phylogeny. J Mol Evol. 2008;66:621-9 pubmed publisher
    ..arrangement trnA-trnT-nad7, which is conserved among the alga Chara, the moss Physcomitrella, and the liverwort Marchantia, although trnT is inverted in orientation in the latter...
  47. Boehm C, Ueda M, Nishimura Y, Shikanai T, Haseloff J. A Cyan Fluorescent Reporter Expressed from the Chloroplast Genome of Marchantia polymorpha. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:291-9 pubmed publisher
    Recently, the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha has received increasing attention as a basal plant model for multicellular studies...
  48. Zhou M, Li X. Analysis of synonymous codon usage patterns in different plant mitochondrial genomes. Mol Biol Rep. 2009;36:2039-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Meantime, 1 codon (P. patens), 6 codons (Z. mays), 9 codons (T. aestivum), 15 codons (A. thaliana), 15 codons (M. polymorpha) and 15 codons (N. tabacum) were defined as the preferred codons of the six plant mitochondrial genomes...
  49. Wang X, Cao J, Wu Y, Wang Q, Xiao J. Flavonoids, Antioxidant Potential, and Acetylcholinesterase Inhibition Activity of the Extracts from the Gametophyte and Archegoniophore of Marchantia polymorpha L. Molecules. 2016;21:360 pubmed publisher
    b>Marchantia polymorpha L. is a representative bryophyte used as a traditional Chinese medicinal herb for scald and pneumonia. The phytochemicals in M. polymorpha L...
  50. Teich R, Grauvogel C, Petersen J. Intron distribution in Plantae: 500 million years of stasis during land plant evolution. Gene. 2007;394:96-104 pubmed
    ..The present study is focused on some key species such as the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha, representing the most ancient lineage of land plants, and the streptophycean green alga Mesostigma ..
  51. Jensen S, Omarsdottir S, Bwalya A, Nielsen M, Tasdemir D, Olafsdottir E. Marchantin A, a macrocyclic bisbibenzyl ether, isolated from the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha, inhibits protozoal growth in vitro. Phytomedicine. 2012;19:1191-5 pubmed publisher
    In vitro anti-plasmodial activity-guided fractionation of a diethyl ether extract of the liverwort species Marchantia polymorpha, collected in Iceland, led to isolation of the bisbibenzyl ether, marchantin A...
  52. Haridy M, Hegazy M, Mohamed A, Pare P, Hirata T. Biotransformation of progesterone by cultured cells of Marchantia polymorpha. Z Naturforsch C. 2010;65:599-602 pubmed
    Cell suspensions of Marchantia polymorpha hydrogenate progesterone to 5alpha-pregnane-3,20-dione. Structure elucidation of the product was achieved by comprehensive NMR analyses.
  53. Takemura M, Hamada T, Kida H, Ohyama K. Cold-induced accumulation of ?-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid in a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha L. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2012;76:785-90 pubmed
    The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. synthesizes various long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids including arachidonic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid, neither of which is produced by higher plants...
  54. Kanamoto H, Takemura M, Ohyama K. Cloning and expression of three lipoxygenase genes from liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha L., in Escherichia coli. Phytochemistry. 2012;77:70-8 pubmed publisher
    Three genes homologous to plant lipoxygenase genes were identified from the EST libraries of Marchantia polymorpha, in order to clarify the function of LOXs in bryophytes...
  55. Xiao J, Chen X, Zhang Y, Jiang X, Xu M. Cytotoxicity of Marchantia convoluta leaf extracts to human liver and lung cancer cells. Braz J Med Biol Res. 2006;39:731-8 pubmed
    ..of three extracts (petroleum ether, ethyl acetate and n-butanol) from a plant used in folk medicine, Marchantia convoluta, to human non-small cell lung carcinoma (H1299) and liver carcinoma (HepG2) cell lines was tested...
  56. Hegazy M, Hirata T, Abdel Lateff A, el Razek M, Mohamed A, Hassan N, et al. Ketoisophorone transformation by Marchantia polymorpha and Nicotiana tabacum cultured cells. Z Naturforsch C. 2008;63:403-8 pubmed
    ..of the readily available prochiral compound ketoisophorone (2,2,6-trimethyl-2-cyclohexene-1,4-dione) (1) by Marchantia polymorpha and Nicotiana tabacum cell suspension cultures produce the chiral products (6R)-levodione (2), (4R,5S)..
  57. Bach A, Warchoł M, Gowin K. [Trail use of new phytoindicators in connection with passive sampling of traffic air pollution monitoring [especially for (synergistic) effects NO2 and SO2]]. Przegl Lek. 2004;61 Suppl 3:40-2 pubmed
    Introduced research was connected with exposure of liverword Marchantia polymorpha in selected places in the area of Krakow...
  58. Brown R, Lemmon B. gamma-Tubulin, microtubule arrays, and quadripolarity during sporogenesis in the hepatic Aneura pinguis (Metzgeriales). J Plant Res. 2004;117:371-6 pubmed
    ..Interzonal phragmoplasts that expand to join with pre-established cleavage furrows mediate cytokinesis resulting in a tetrad of spores. Each young tetrad member has a radial microtubule system emanating from the nucleus...
  59. Shimamura M. Marchantia polymorpha: Taxonomy, Phylogeny and Morphology of a Model System. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:230-56 pubmed publisher
    One of the classical research plants in plant biology, Marchantia polymorpha, is drawing attention as a new model system. Its ease of genetic transformation and a genome sequencing project have attracted attention to the species...
  60. Lin P, Lu C, Shen B, Lee G, Bowman J, Arteaga Vazquez M, et al. Identification of miRNAs and Their Targets in the Liverwort Marchantia polymorpha by Integrating RNA-Seq and Degradome Analyses. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016;57:339-58 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Marchantia polymorpha, a complex thalloid Marchantiopsida liverwort that has been developed into a model genetic system, ..
  61. Hegazy M, Gamal Eldeen A, El Halawany A, Mohamed A, Pare P. Steroidal metabolites transformed by Marchantia polymorpha cultures block breast cancer estrogen biosynthesis. Cell Biochem Biophys. 2012;63:85-96 pubmed publisher
    Suspension of cultured cells of Marchantia polymorpha have the potential to hydrogenate the olefinic bonds present in androst-1,4-dien-3,17-dione (boldione, 1) to afford dihydroandrost-3,17-dione derivatives including: androst-4-ene-3,17-..
  62. Kejnovský E, Michalovova M, Steflova P, Kejnovská I, Manzano S, Hobza R, et al. Expansion of microsatellites on evolutionary young Y chromosome. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e45519 pubmed publisher
    ..sorrel (Rumex acetosa, XY1Y2 system), but no such expansion on the more ancient Y chromosomes of liverwort (Marchantia polymorpha) and human...
  63. Minamisawa N, Sato M, Cho K, Ueno H, Takechi K, Kajikawa M, et al. ANGUSTIFOLIA, a plant homolog of CtBP/BARS, functions outside the nucleus. Plant J. 2011;68:788-99 pubmed publisher
    ..In this paper, we isolated a homologous gene (MAN) of AN from liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha...
  64. Wang L, Wang L, Zhao Y, Lou H, Cheng A. Secondary metabolites from Marchantia paleacea calluses and their allelopathic effects on Arabidopsis seed growth. Nat Prod Res. 2013;27:274-6 pubmed publisher
    Rapid-growth Marchantia paleacea calluses were induced on MSK2 medium through surface sterilisation of the capsula...
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    Cultured plant cells of Marchantia polymorpha, Nicotiana tabacum, Phytolacca americana, Catharanthus roseus, and Gossypium hirsutum were examined for their ability to reduce curcumin. Only M...
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    Microsatellite markers were developed in Marchantia inflexa, a haploid liverwort with unisexual individuals, to identify clonal genotypes and measure population genetic variability.
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    ..cox1i624, a mitochondrial group I intron conserved between the moss Physcomitrella patens and the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha...
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    The liverwort Marchantia polymorpha L. is one of the key model plants in evo-devo studies, and an increasing number of transgenic and mutant lines have been established. For reliable long-term preservation of M...
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    ..a complete generic-level phylogeny of the complex thalloid liverworts, a lineage that includes the model system Marchantia polymorpha...
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    ..b>Marchantia polymorpha is a common, easily cultivated, dioecious liverwort species, and is emerging as an experimental model ..
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    ..Here, we show that the single WIP protein in the early-diverging land plant Marchantia polymorpha L...
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    ..In this study, we used promoters of the liverwort Marchantia polymorpha dehydrin and the wheat Em genes fused to the ?-glucuronidase (GUS) reporter gene to investigate ABA-..
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    ..Previous studies revealed that some miRNAs are highly shared by most land plants. Recently, the liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha, has been studied by molecular genetic approaches, and sequencing of its genome is currently underway...
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    ..We previously reported that actin microfilaments exhibit unique dynamic motility in cells of the liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha; the relevance of this activity to microtubules has not been explored...
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    ..In this study, we identified and analyzed four sigma factor genes from the nuclear genome of a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha...
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    ..Dead bacteria were unable to reduce MTT. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus exposed to flavonoids from Marchantia convoluta showed a flavonoids concentration-dependent inhibition of the ability to reduce MTT...
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    ..It differs from the Marchantia polymorpha mitochondrial genome, the only other liverwort chondriome that has been sequenced, in lacking two ..
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    ..To lower the cost of prostaglandin production, we attempted to produce prostaglandins using a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha L., which accumulates arachidonic acid, which is known as a substrate of prostaglandins...
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    While Marchantia polymorpha has been utilized as a model system to investigate fundamental biological questions for over almost two centuries, there is renewed interest in M. polymorpha as a model genetic organism in the genomics era...
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    ..Such is the case with Marchantia in the pre-Renaissance literature; however, indisputable illustrations of Marchantia polymorpha were made as ..
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    We describe the efficient use of artificial microRNAs (amiRs) in Marchantia polymorpha using both endogenous and heterologous primary microRNA (pri-miR) hairpin backbones...
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    ..mediate membrane fusion between target membranes and transport vesicles or donor organelles, in the liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha. The M...