cicer

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Summary: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE known for the edible beans.

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  1. Cobos M, Fernandez M, Rubio J, Kharrat M, Moreno M, Gil J, et al. A linkage map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) based on populations from Kabuli x Desi crosses: location of genes for resistance to fusarium wilt race 0. Theor Appl Genet. 2005;110:1347-53 pubmed
    ..The association of this LG with FOC-0 resistance was confirmed by QTL analysis in the CA2139 x JG62 RIL population where two genes were involved in the resistance reaction. The STMS markers enabled comparison of LGs with preceding maps. ..
  2. Zatloukalová P, Hřibová E, Kubaláková M, Suchánková P, Simkova H, Adoración C, et al. Integration of genetic and physical maps of the chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) genome using flow-sorted chromosomes. Chromosome Res. 2011;19:729-39 pubmed publisher
    ..As a result, two clones were identified localizing specifically to chromosomes E and H, for which no cytogenetic markers were yet available. ..
  3. Gaur R, Sethy N, Choudhary S, Shokeen B, Gupta V, Bhatia S. Advancing the STMS genomic resources for defining new locations on the intraspecific genetic linkage map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). BMC Genomics. 2011;12:117 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) is an economically important cool season grain legume crop that is valued for its nutritive seeds having high protein content...
  4. War A, Paulraj M, War M, Ignacimuthu S. Role of salicylic acid in induction of plant defense system in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Plant Signal Behav. 2011;6:1787-92 pubmed publisher
    ..A series of experiments were carried out to evaluate the biochemical response of the chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) plants to a range of SA concentrations (1, 1.5, and 2 mM)...
  5. Varshney R, Hiremath P, Lekha P, Kashiwagi J, Balaji J, Deokar A, et al. A comprehensive resource of drought- and salinity- responsive ESTs for gene discovery and marker development in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). BMC Genomics. 2009;10:523 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.), an important grain legume crop of the world is seriously challenged by terminal drought and salinity stresses...
  6. Singh R, Sharma P, Varshney R, Sharma S, Singh N. Chickpea improvement: role of wild species and genetic markers. Biotechnol Genet Eng Rev. 2008;25:267-313 pubmed
    ..However, a narrow genetic base of cultivated chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) has hindered the progress in realizing high yield gains in breeding programs...
  7. Garg R, Patel R, Tyagi A, Jain M. De novo assembly of chickpea transcriptome using short reads for gene discovery and marker identification. DNA Res. 2011;18:53-63 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the strategy for de novo assembly of transcriptome data presented here will be helpful in other similar transcriptome studies. ..
  8. Anbessa Y, Taran B, Warkentin T, Tullu A, Vandenberg A. Genetic analyses and conservation of QTL for ascochyta blight resistance in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2009;119:757-65 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggested that these QTLs could be combined into a single genotype to enhance field resistance to AB. ..
  9. Gupta S, Chakraborti D, Sengupta A, Basu D, Das S. Primary metabolism of chickpea is the initial target of wound inducing early sensed Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceri race I. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e9030 pubmed publisher

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  1. Jamalabadi J, Saidi A, Karami E, Kharkesh M, Talebi R. Molecular mapping and characterization of genes governing time to flowering, seed weight, and plant height in an intraspecific genetic linkage map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum). Biochem Genet. 2013;51:387-97 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of a locus linked both to high 100-seed weight and days-to-flowering may account for the correlation observed between these traits in this and other breeding attempts. ..
  2. Gaur R, Azam S, Jeena G, Khan A, Choudhary S, Jain M, et al. High-throughput SNP discovery and genotyping for constructing a saturated linkage map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). DNA Res. 2012;19:357-73 pubmed publisher
    ..e. Cicer arietinum ICC4958 and its wild progenitor C...
  3. Coram T, Pang E. Expression profiling of chickpea genes differentially regulated during a resistance response to Ascochyta rabiei. Plant Biotechnol J. 2006;4:647-66 pubmed
    Using microarray technology and a set of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) unigenes, grasspea (Lathyrus sativus L.) expressed sequence tags (ESTs) and lentil (Lens culinaris Med...
  4. Jain D, Roy N, Chattopadhyay D. CaZF, a plant transcription factor functions through and parallel to HOG and calcineurin pathways in Saccharomyces cerevisiae to provide osmotolerance. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e5154 pubmed publisher
    ..a C2H2 zinc finger protein (CaZF) that is differentially expressed in a drought-tolerant variety of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) and provides salinity-tolerance in transgenic tobacco...
  5. Jain D, Chattopadhyay D. Analysis of gene expression in response to water deficit of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) varieties differing in drought tolerance. BMC Plant Biol. 2010;10:24 pubmed publisher
    ..Results from this study may help in targeting useful genes for improving drought tolerance in chickpea. ..
  6. Mishra A, Chauhan P, Chaudhry V, Tripathi M, Nautiyal C. Rhizosphere competent Pantoea agglomerans enhances maize (Zea mays) and chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) growth, without altering the rhizosphere functional diversity. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2011;100:405-13 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is first report where we demonstrated the effect of P. agglomerans strain for improving maize and chickpea growth without altering the functional diversity. ..
  7. Hiremath P, Farmer A, Cannon S, Woodward J, Kudapa H, Tuteja R, et al. Large-scale transcriptome analysis in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.), an orphan legume crop of the semi-arid tropics of Asia and Africa. Plant Biotechnol J. 2011;9:922-31 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) is an important legume crop in the semi-arid regions of Asia and Africa. Gains in crop productivity have been low however, particularly because of biotic and abiotic stresses...
  8. Garg R, Patel R, Jhanwar S, Priya P, Bhattacharjee A, Yadav G, et al. Gene discovery and tissue-specific transcriptome analysis in chickpea with massively parallel pyrosequencing and web resource development. Plant Physiol. 2011;156:1661-78 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) is an important food legume crop but lags in the availability of genomic resources...
  9. Singh N, Kumar R, Jagannadham M, Kayastha A. Evidence for a molten globule state in Cicer ?-galactosidase induced by pH, temperature, and guanidine hydrochloride. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2013;169:2315-25 pubmed publisher
    ..present study, we have investigated the temperature, pH, and guanidine hydrochloride (GuHCl) induced unfolding of Cicer ?-galactosidase using circular dichroism and fluorescence spectroscopy...
  10. Choudhary S, Sethy N, Shokeen B, Bhatia S. Development of chickpea EST-SSR markers and analysis of allelic variation across related species. Theor Appl Genet. 2009;118:591-608 pubmed publisher
    ..3 to 96.6% across the six annual Cicer species and from 29.4 to 61.7% across the seven legume genera...
  11. Gujaria N, Kumar A, Dauthal P, Dubey A, Hiremath P, Bhanu Prakash A, et al. Development and use of genic molecular markers (GMMs) for construction of a transcript map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2011;122:1577-89 pubmed publisher
    ..High-quality sequence data obtained for 220 candidate genic regions on 2-20 genotypes representing 9 Cicer species provided 1,893 SNPs with an average frequency of 1/35.83 bp and 0...
  12. Gupta S, Chakraborti D, Rangi R, Basu D, Das S. A molecular insight into the early events of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceri (race 1) interaction through cDNA-AFLP analysis. Phytopathology. 2009;99:1245-57 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these results, interacting pathways of cellular processes were generated. This study has an implication toward functional identification of genes involved in wilt resistance...
  13. Peng H, Cheng H, Chen C, Yu X, Yang J, Gao W, et al. A NAC transcription factor gene of Chickpea (Cicer arietinum), CarNAC3, is involved in drought stress response and various developmental processes. J Plant Physiol. 2009;166:1934-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggest that CarNAC3 may be a transcriptional activator involved in drought stress response and various developmental processes...
  14. Singh A, Singh I, Verma P. Differential transcript accumulation in Cicer arietinum L. in response to a chewing insect Helicoverpa armigera and defence regulators correlate with reduced insect performance. J Exp Bot. 2008;59:2379-92 pubmed publisher
    ..To characterize Cicer arietinum L...
  15. Agrawal P, Kumar S, Jaiswal Y, Das H, Das R. A Mesorhizobium lipopolysaccharide (LPS) specific lectin (CRL) from the roots of nodulating host plant, Cicer arietinum. Biochimie. 2011;93:440-9 pubmed publisher
    A 30 kDa rabbit erythrocyte agglutinating glycoprotein isolated and characterized from the roots of Cicer arietinum and designated as cicer root lectin (CRL)...
  16. Lichtenzveig J, Bonfil D, Zhang H, Shtienberg D, Abbo S. Mapping quantitative trait loci in chickpea associated with time to flowering and resistance to Didymella rabiei the causal agent of Ascochyta blight. Theor Appl Genet. 2006;113:1357-69 pubmed
    Drought is the major constraint to chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) productivity worldwide. Utilizing early-flowering genotypes and advancing sowing from spring to autumn have been suggested as strategies for drought avoidance...
  17. Rudresh D, Shivaprakash M, Prasad R. Tricalcium phosphate solubilizing abilities of Trichoderma spp. in relation to P uptake and growth and yield parameters of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Can J Microbiol. 2005;51:217-22 pubmed
    ..Trichoderma harzianum (PDBCTH 10), Trichoderma viride (TV 97), and Trichoderma virens (PDBCTVs 12) using chickpea (Cicer arietinum L...
  18. Garg R, Sahoo A, Tyagi A, Jain M. Validation of internal control genes for quantitative gene expression studies in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2010;396:283-8 pubmed publisher
    ..set of 18 tissue samples representing different organs/developmental stages and stress conditions in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) has been validated. Their expression levels vary considerably in various tissue samples analyzed...
  19. Hernández Salazar M, Osorio Diaz P, Loarca Pina G, Reynoso Camacho R, Tovar J, Bello Perez L. In vitro fermentability and antioxidant capacity of the indigestible fraction of cooked black beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.), lentils (Lens culinaris L.) and chickpeas (Cicer arietinum L.). J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:1417-22 pubmed publisher
    ..The cooked seeds of three pulses (black bean, chickpea and lentil) were evaluated for their indigestible fraction (IF), polyphenols content, antioxidant capacity and in vitro fermentability, including short-chain fatty acid production...
  20. Panday D, Schumann P, Das S. Rhizobium pusense sp. nov., isolated from the rhizosphere of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011;61:2632-9 pubmed publisher
    A novel bacterial strain, designated NRCPB10(T), was isolated from rhizosphere soil of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) in Pusa, New Delhi, India. The 16S rRNA gene sequence of strain NRCPB10(T) showed highest similarity (98...
  21. Finch Savage W, Rowse H, Dent K. Development of combined imbibition and hydrothermal threshold models to simulate maize (Zea mays) and chickpea (Cicer arietinum) seed germination in variable environments. New Phytol. 2005;165:825-38 pubmed
    ..time (HTT) and virtual osmotic potential (VOP) models to describe the kinetics of maize (Zea mays) and chickpea (Cicer arietinum) seed germination under variable conditions of water potential was investigated with a view to gaining ..
  22. Wei H, Yili A, Ma Q, Mai D, Wang Z, Ma H. [Establishment and application of co-transfection screening method for phytoestrogen active constituents]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2011;36:2530-4 pubmed
    ..To establish a highly sensitive screening method for phytoestrogen active constituents and to primarily screen the phytoestrogenic active constituents from the chickpea extractions by the method...
  23. Jiménez Fernández D, Landa B, Kang S, Jiménez Díaz R, Navas Cortés J. Quantitative and microscopic assessment of compatible and incompatible interactions between chickpea cultivars and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris races. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e61360 pubmed publisher
    ..Fusarium wilt caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris, a main threat to global chickpea production, is managed mainly by resistant cultivars whose efficiency is curtailed by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris races...
  24. Subba P, Barua P, Kumar R, Datta A, Soni K, Chakraborty S, et al. Phosphoproteomic dynamics of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) reveals shared and distinct components of dehydration response. J Proteome Res. 2013;12:5025-47 pubmed publisher
    ..of dehydration response in plants, we have developed a differential phosphoproteome in a food legume, chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.)...
  25. Romo S, Jiménez T, Labrador E, Dopico B. The gene for a xyloglucan endotransglucosylase/hydrolase from Cicer arietinum is strongly expressed in elongating tissues. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2005;43:169-76 pubmed
    We have isolated a Cicer arietinum cDNA clone (CaXTH1) encoding a protein that belongs to the family 16 of glycosyl hydrolases and has all the conserved features of xyloglucan endotransglucosylase/hydrolases (XTH) proteins, including the ..
  26. Sethy N, Choudhary S, Shokeen B, Bhatia S. Identification of microsatellite markers from Cicer reticulatum: molecular variation and phylogenetic analysis. Theor Appl Genet. 2006;112:347-57 pubmed
    Microsatellite sequences were cloned and sequenced from Cicer reticulatum, the wild annual progenitor of chickpea (C. arietinum L.)...
  27. L taief B, Sifi B, Zaman Allah M, Drevon J, Lachaal M. Effect of salinity on root-nodule conductance to the oxygen diffusion in the Cicer arietinum-Mesorhizobium ciceri symbiosis. J Plant Physiol. 2007;164:1028-36 pubmed
    ..to determine the effect of this constraint on the nodule conductance, oxygen uptake by the nodulated roots of Cicer arietinum was measured by recording the concentration of O2 as a function of pO2 in a gas-tight incubator...
  28. Mantri N, Ford R, Coram T, Pang E. Transcriptional profiling of chickpea genes differentially regulated in response to high-salinity, cold and drought. BMC Genomics. 2007;8:303 pubmed
    Cultivated chickpea (Cicer arietinum) has a narrow genetic base making it difficult for breeders to produce new elite cultivars with durable resistance to major biotic and abiotic stresses...
  29. Marinova M, Dolashki A, Altenberend F, Stevanovic S, Voelter W, Tchorbanov B. Purification and characterization of L-phenylalanine aminopeptidase from chick-pea cotyledons (Cicer arietinum L.). Protein Pept Lett. 2009;16:207-12 pubmed
    Chick-pea (Cicer arietinum L.) cotyledons are unique source of aminopeptidase - 8-9 U/g cotyledons was observed using L-leucine-p-nitroanilide as substrate. The aminopeptidase was purified (65 kDa, pI 4...
  30. Kishore D, Kayastha A. A ?-galactosidase from chick pea (Cicer arietinum) seeds: its purification, biochemical properties and industrial applications. Food Chem. 2012;134:1113-22 pubmed publisher
    A ?-galactosidase from Cicer arietinum seeds has been purified to apparent electrophoretic homogeneity using a combination of various fractionation and chromatographic techniques, giving a final specific activity of 220 units mg(-1), ..
  31. Choudhary S, Gaur R, Gupta S. EST-derived genic molecular markers: development and utilization for generating an advanced transcript map of chickpea. Theor Appl Genet. 2012;124:1449-62 pubmed publisher
    ..8. Among the mapped markers, 303 new genomic locations were defined that included 177 gene-based and 126 gSSRs (genomic SSRs) thereby producing the most advanced gene-rich map of chickpea solely based on co-dominant markers...
  32. Sethy N, Shokeen B, Edwards K, Bhatia S. Development of microsatellite markers and analysis of intraspecific genetic variability in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2006;112:1416-28 pubmed
    Paucity of polymorphic molecular markers in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) has been a major limitation in the improvement of this important legume...
  33. Bhushan D, Pandey A, Chattopadhyay A, Choudhary M, Chakraborty S, Datta A, et al. Extracellular matrix proteome of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) illustrates pathway abundance, novel protein functions and evolutionary perspect. J Proteome Res. 2006;5:1711-20 pubmed
    ..To understand the function of ECM proteins, we have developed the cell wall proteome of a crop legume, chickpea (Cicer arietinum)...
  34. Qureshi I, Dash P, Srivastava P, Koundal K. Purification and characterization of an N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-specific lectin from seeds of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Phytochem Anal. 2006;17:350-6 pubmed
    A novel lectin (CAA-II) was isolated and purified from the seeds of Cicer arietinum by ammonium sulphate fractionation and affinity chromatography on an N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-linked agarose column...
  35. Kumari M, Clarke H, des Francs Small C, Small I, Khan T, Siddique K. Albinism does not correlate with biparental inheritance of plastid DNA in interspecific hybrids in Cicer species. Plant Sci. 2011;180:628-33 pubmed publisher
    Cultivated chickpea (Cicer arietinum) was crossed with its wild relatives from the genus Cicer to transfer favorable genes from the wider gene pool into the cultivar...
  36. Turner N, Abbo S, Berger J, Chaturvedi S, French R, Ludwig C, et al. Osmotic adjustment in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) results in no yield benefit under terminal drought. J Exp Bot. 2007;58:187-94 pubmed
    Variation in osmotic adjustment (OA) among chickpea (Cicer arietinum L...
  37. Hernández Nistal J, Labrador E, Martin I, Jimenez T, Dopico B. Transcriptional profiling of cell wall protein genes in chickpea embryonic axes during germination and growth. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2006;44:684-92 pubmed
    ..In Cicer arietinum (a non-endospermic leguminosae seed), we have focused our research directly on the elongation process of ..
  38. Jiménez Fernández D, Montes Borrego M, Jiménez Díaz R, Navas Cortés J, Landa B. In planta and soil quantification of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris and evaluation of Fusarium wilt resistance in chickpea with a newly developed quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay. Phytopathology. 2011;101:250-62 pubmed publisher
    ..oxysporum f. sp. ciceris in asymptomatic chickpea tissues at early stages of the infection process can be of great value for chickpea breeders and for epidemiological studies in growth chambers, greenhouses and field-scale plots...
  39. Rivas R, Laranjo M, Mateos P, Oliveira S, Martinez Molina E, Velazquez E. Strains of Mesorhizobium amorphae and Mesorhizobium tianshanense, carrying symbiotic genes of common chickpea endosymbiotic species, constitute a novel biovar (ciceri) capable of nodulating Cicer arietinum. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2007;44:412-8 pubmed
    To identify several strains of Mesorhizobium amorphae and Mesorhizobium tianshanense nodulating Cicer arietinum in Spain and Portugal, and to study the symbiotic genes carried by these strains.
  40. Shukla R, Tripathi V, Jain D, Yadav R, Chattopadhyay D. CAP2 enhances germination of transgenic tobacco seeds at high temperature and promotes heat stress tolerance in yeast. FEBS J. 2009;276:5252-62 pubmed publisher
    ..earlier that ectopic expression of CAP2, a single AP2 domain containing transcription activator from chickpea (Cicer arietinum) in tobacco improves growth and development, and tolerance to dehydration and salt stress, of the ..
  41. Peng H, Yu X, Cheng H, Shi Q, Zhang H, Li J, et al. Cloning and characterization of a novel NAC family gene CarNAC1 from chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Mol Biotechnol. 2010;44:30-40 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, a NAC gene CarNAC1 (for Cicer arietinum L...
  42. Laranjo M, Machado J, Young J, Oliveira S. High diversity of chickpea Mesorhizobium species isolated in a Portuguese agricultural region. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2004;48:101-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Evaluation of genetic diversity by 16S-rDNA sequence, DAPD and protein profiles showed different levels of heterogeneity in natural populations...
  43. Iruela M, Rubio J, Barro F, Cubero J, Millan T, Gil J. Detection of two quantitative trait loci for resistance to ascochyta blight in an intra-specific cross of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.): development of SCAR markers associated with resistance. Theor Appl Genet. 2006;112:278-87 pubmed
  44. Thudi M, Bohra A, Nayak S, Varghese N, Shah T, Penmetsa R, et al. Novel SSR markers from BAC-end sequences, DArT arrays and a comprehensive genetic map with 1,291 marker loci for chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e27275 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) is the third most important cool season food legume, cultivated in arid and semi-arid regions of the world...
  45. Molina C, Rotter B, Horres R, Udupa S, Besser B, Bellarmino L, et al. SuperSAGE: the drought stress-responsive transcriptome of chickpea roots. BMC Genomics. 2008;9:553 pubmed publisher
    Drought is the major constraint to increase yield in chickpea (Cicer arietinum). Improving drought tolerance is therefore of outmost importance for breeding. However, the complexity of the trait allowed only marginal progress...
  46. Jia Y, Gu H, Wang X, Chen Q, Shi S, Zhang J, et al. Molecular cloning and characterization of an F-box family gene CarF-box1 from chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Mol Biol Rep. 2012;39:2337-45 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, an F-box gene CarF-box1 (for Cicer arietinum F-box gene 1, Genbank accession no...
  47. Upadhyaya H, Dwivedi S, Baum M, Varshney R, Udupa S, Gowda C, et al. Genetic structure, diversity, and allelic richness in composite collection and reference set in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). BMC Plant Biol. 2008;8:106 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we report the genetic structure, diversity and allelic richness in a composite collection of chickpea using SSR markers, and formation of a reference set of 300 accessions...
  48. Bakht J, Bano A, Dominy P. The role of abscisic acid and low temperature in chickpea (Cicer arietinum) cold tolerance. II. Effects on plasma membrane structure and function. J Exp Bot. 2006;57:3707-15 pubmed
  49. Ma H, Wang J, Qi H, Gao Y, Pang L, Yang Y, et al. Assessment of the estrogenic activities of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L) sprout isoflavone extract in ovariectomized rats. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2013;34:380-6 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum L) is a traditional Uighur herb. In this study we investigated the estrogenic activities of the isoflavones extracted from chickpea sprouts (ICS) in ovariectomized rats.
  50. Pandey A, Chakraborty S, Datta A, Chakraborty N. Proteomics approach to identify dehydration responsive nuclear proteins from chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Mol Cell Proteomics. 2008;7:88-107 pubmed
    ..of dehydration response in plants, we have developed a comparative nuclear proteome in a food legume, chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.)...
  51. García Limones C, Dorado G, Navas Cortés J, Jiménez Díaz R, Tena M. Changes in the redox status of chickpea roots in response to infection by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris: apoplastic antioxidant enzyme activities and expression of oxidative stress-related genes. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2009;11:194-203 pubmed publisher
    ..enzymes in the root apoplast during the interaction of WR315 (resistant) and JG62 (susceptible) chickpeas (Cicer arietinum L.) with the highly virulent race 5 of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. ciceris were compared...
  52. Molina C, Zaman Allah M, Khan F, Fatnassi N, Horres R, Rotter B, et al. The salt-responsive transcriptome of chickpea roots and nodules via deepSuperSAGE. BMC Plant Biol. 2011;11:31 pubmed publisher
    ..have chosen the salt stress transcriptomes of roots and nodules of the third most important legume crop chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.)...
  53. Gupta S, Bhar A, Chatterjee M, Das S. Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. ciceri race 1 induced redox state alterations are coupled to downstream defense signaling in root tissues of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e73163 pubmed publisher
  54. Singh R, Anandhan S, Singh S, Patade V, Ahmed Z, Pande V. Metallothionein-like gene from Cicer microphyllum is regulated by multiple abiotic stresses. Protoplasma. 2011;248:839-47 pubmed publisher
    b>Cicer microphyllum, a wild relative of cultivated chickpea, is a high altitude cold desert-adapted species distributed in western and trans-Himalayas...
  55. Varshney R, Song C, Saxena R, Azam S, Yu S, Sharpe A, et al. Draft genome sequence of chickpea (Cicer arietinum) provides a resource for trait improvement. Nat Biotechnol. 2013;31:240-6 pubmed publisher
    Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) is the second most widely grown legume crop after soybean, accounting for a substantial proportion of human dietary nitrogen intake and playing a crucial role in food security in developing countries...
  56. Abbo S, Molina C, Jungmann R, Grusak M, Berkovitch Z, Reifen R, et al. Quantitative trait loci governing carotenoid concentration and weight in seeds of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2005;111:185-95 pubmed
    ..of high-performance liquid chromatography in segregating progeny from a cross between an Israeli cultivar and wild Cicer reticulatum Ladiz...
  57. Magee P, Owusu Apenten R, McCann M, Gill C, Rowland I. Chickpea (Cicer arietinum) and other plant-derived protease inhibitor concentrates inhibit breast and prostate cancer cell proliferation in vitro. Nutr Cancer. 2012;64:741-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings suggest that leguminous PICs may possess similar anticancer properties to that of soybean BBI and deserve further study as possible chemopreventive agents...
  58. Radhika P, Gowda S, Kadoo N, Mhase L, Jamadagni B, Sainani M, et al. Development of an integrated intraspecific map of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) using two recombinant inbred line populations. Theor Appl Genet. 2007;115:209-16 pubmed
    ..1 and 1.8 cM, respectively. Eight QTLs were identified that influence seed weight. The joint map approach allowed mapping a large number of markers with a moderate coverage of the chickpea genome and few linkage gaps...
  59. Azam S, Thakur V, Ruperao P, Shah T, Balaji J, Amindala B, et al. Coverage-based consensus calling (CbCC) of short sequence reads and comparison of CbCC results to identify SNPs in chickpea (Cicer arietinum; Fabaceae), a crop species without a reference genome. Am J Bot. 2012;99:186-92 pubmed publisher
    ..In crop species such as chickpea (Cicer arietinum) that lack a reference genome sequence, NGS-based SNP discovery is a challenge...
  60. Laranjo M, Alexandre A, Rivas R, Velázquez E, Young J, Oliveira S. Chickpea rhizobia symbiosis genes are highly conserved across multiple Mesorhizobium species. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2008;66:391-400 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that sequencing of nifH or nodC genes can be used for rapid detection of chickpea mesorhizobia...
  61. Gaind S, Rathi M, Kaushik B, Nain L, Verma O. Survival of bio-inoculants on fungicides-treated seeds of wheat, pea and chickpea and subsequent effect on chickpea yield. J Environ Sci Health B. 2007;42:663-8 pubmed
    Survival of Mesorhizobium ciceri (SP(4)) and Azotobacter chroococcum (CBD-15 and M(4)) was tested on chickpea (Cicer arietinum) seeds treated with fungicides bavistin [methyl N-(1H-benzimidazol-2yl) carbamate] and thiram (tetramethyl-..
  62. Campbell P, Reiner D, Moore A, Lee R, Epstein M, Higgins T. Comparison of the ?-amylase inhibitor-1 from common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) varieties and transgenic expression in other legumes--post-translational modifications and immunogenicity. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:6047-54 pubmed publisher
    The seeds of peas (Pisum sativum) and chickpeas (Cicer arietinum) expressing a gene for ?-amylase inhibitor-1 (?AI) from the common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) are protected from damage by old world bruchids (pea and cowpea weevils)...
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    ..with proposed names chickpea chlorosis virus (CpCV) and chickpea redleaf virus, are described from chickpea (Cicer arietinum) from eastern Australia...
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    ..Termination of watering (WS) during podding in a small-seeded desi chickpea (Cicer arietinum L...
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    b>Cicer arietinum L. (chickpea) is the third most important food legume crop...