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1. Growth of black pepper plantlets under different substrates and irrigation levels.

Optimization of the use of water and the possibility of using residues as substrate in the black pepper production chain can yield economic and environmental benefits. The objective of this study was to evaluate the biometric and physiological traits of black pepper plantlets (Piper nigrum L.), cv. ...

Author(s) : Cruz, E. S. da; Medici, L. O.; Leles, P. S. dos S.; Ambrozim, C. S.; Souza, W. L.; Carvalho, D. F. de

Publisher : Universidade de Sao Paulo, Campus "Luiz de Queiroz" (ESALQ), Piracicaba, Brazil

Journal article : Scientia Agricola 2022 Vol.79 No.1 ref.22

2. Ethylene-driven changes in epicuticular wax metabolism in citrus fruit.

Epicuticular waxes are important natural compounds that influence cuticle properties and can protect fruit from factors that harm its external quality. We demonstrated that, at a dose that reduces postharvest citrus fruit quality loss (4 d 2 µL L-1), ethylene redirected epicuticular wax metabolism...

Author(s) : Romero, P.; Lafuente, M. T.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.372 ref.40

3. Do fires affects growth, seed production and germination of the globose cactus Gymnocalycium monvillei?

The habitats of many cactus species are being subjected to increasing fire frequencies. Globose cacti have a high survival to fire; however, little is known about other characteristics, such as their post-fire growth or reproductive responses. The objective of this work was to evaluate the...

Author(s) : Lorenzati, M. A.; Aliscioni, N. L.; Barroso, F. L.; Gurvich, D. E.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Arid Environments 2022 Vol.197 ref.53

4. Phytotoxic effects of plastic pollution in crops: what is the size of the problem?

Plastic pollution is one of the most impactful human interferences in our planet. Fragmentation of plastic leads to nano- and microplastics (NP/MP) formation, which accumulate in agricultural lands, representing an increasing risk for crop production and food safety. It has been shown that MP...

Author(s) : Hartmann, G. F.; Ricachenevsky, F. K.; Silveira, N. M.; Pita-Barbosa, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.123

5. Anthocyanin-mediated arsenic tolerance in plants.

Plants detoxify toxic metal(loid)s by accumulating diverse metabolites. Beside scavenging excess reactive oxygen species (ROS) induced by metal(loid)s, some metabolites chelate metal(loid) ions. Classically, thiol-containing compounds, especially glutathione (GSH) and phytochelatins (PCs) are...

Author(s) : Ahammed, G. J.; Yang YouXin

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.88

6. Stomata facilitate foliar sorption of silver nanoparticles by Arabidopsis thaliana.

Application of nanopesticides may substantially increase surface attachment and internalization of engineered nanoparticles (ENPs) in food crops. This study investigated the role of stomata in the internalization of silver nanoparticles (Ag NPs) using abscisic acid (ABA)-responsive ecotypes (Ler...

Author(s) : He JianZhou; Zhang Li; He ShengYang; Ryser, E. T.; Li Hui; Zhang Wei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.72

7. Insights into stress degradation behavior of gibberellic acid by UHPLC Q-exactive orbitrap mass spectrometry.

Gibberellic acid (GA3) is widely applied in agriculture and food worldwide. Profiling the degradation products and their formation pattern under stress are helpful for deeply understanding GA3 regulating plant physiology and GA3 safety in agricultural crops. This study firstly investigated the...

Author(s) : Jiang ChangLing; Han HaoLei; Dai JinXia; Wang ZiQi; Chai YunFeng; Wang Chen; Liu Xin; Lu ChengYin; Chen HongPing

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.367 ref.40

8. Enhanced self-activated far-red photoluminescence from Sr3LiSbO6 phosphors by Gd3+ doping for plant growth.

Sr3LiSbO6 phosphors were prepared by high temperature solid state reaction method. The crystal phase, morphology and optical properties were characterized by X-ray powder diffraction spectroscopy, scanning electronic microscope, absorption and photoluminescence (PL) spectra. The XRD Rietveld...

Author(s) : Gong JiaCheng; Luo WenQin; Lan WeiRong; Chen Xi; Wu HaiYan

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 2022 Vol.266

9. Exogenous methyl jasmonate regulates phenolic compounds biosynthesis during postharvest tomato ripening.

Methyl jasmonate (MeJA) acts as an elicitor to stimulate phenolic compounds in fruit and vegetables. To explore the regulation of MeJA on phenolic compounds biosynthesis during postharvest tomato ripening, mature green tomato fruit were treated by 0.5 mM MeJA or deionized water under vacuum, and...

Author(s) : Tao XiaoYa; Wu Qiong; Li JiaYin; Huang SuQing; Cai LuYun; Mao LinChun; Luo ZiSheng; Li Li; Ying TieJin

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Postharvest Biology and Technology 2022 Vol.184 ref.66

10. Increasing wild bee richness and abundance on sequentially flowering cultivars of a pollinator-dependent crop.

Many insects have a crucial role as pollinators in both natural ecosystems and agricultural systems. Reports of declining pollinator populations highlight the question how we can support them. Next to semi-natural habitat, different land use types can provide resources for pollinators. However,...

Author(s) : Eeraerts, M.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 2022 Vol.325 ref.38

11. The divergent response of vegetation phenology to urbanization: a case study of Beijing city, China.

Characterizing the relationship between vegetation phenology and urbanization indicators is essential to understand the impacts of human activities on urban ecosystems. In this study, we explored the response of vegetation phenology to urbanization in Beijing (China) during 2001-2018, using...

Author(s) : Zhang YeHua; Yin PeiYi; Li XueCao; Niu QuanDi; Wang YiXuan; Cao WenTing; Huang Jianxi; Chen Han; Yao XiaoChuang; Yu Le; Li BaoGuo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.803 ref.63

12. The response of photosystem I to fluctuating light is influenced by leaf nitrogen content in tomato.

Fluctuating light and nitrogen (N) deficiency can occur synchronously under natural growth conditions. However, little is known about the photosynthetic regulation under fluctuating light in plants grown with N deficiency. In the present study, we examined the effect of N supply on the response of...

Author(s) : Sun Hu; Shi Qi; Zhang ShiBao; Huang Wei

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental and Experimental Botany 2022 Vol.193 ref.74

13. Halophytes have potential as heavy metal phytoremediators: a comprehensive review.

Halophytes are widely distributed worldwide and thrive in a wide range of environments such as coastal salt marshes, dunes, saline depressions, and inland deserts. They are also able to cope with heavy metal stress due to their developed morphological and physiological traits such as restricted...

Author(s) : García Caparrós, P.; Ozturk, M.; Gul, A.; Batool, T. S.; Pirasteh-Anosheh, H.; Unal, B. T.; Altay, V.; Toderich, K. N.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental and Experimental Botany 2022 Vol.193 ref.179

14. 1-Methylcyclopropene counteracts ethylene inhibition of anthocyanin accumulation in peach skin after harvest.

Anthocyanin biosynthesis is induced by ethylene in most fruit species. However, the hormone function in peach skin red coloration remained unclear. We investigated the effect of ethylene and ethylene action inhibitor (1-methylcyclopropene, 1-MCP) on color development and anthocyanin content in...

Author(s) : Zhang YingTong; Ling Jun; Zhou HongSheng; Tian MengYao; Huang Wen; Luo ShuFen; Hu HuaLi; Li PengXia

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Postharvest Biology and Technology 2022 Vol.183 ref.44

15. Reducing cadmium in rice using metallothionein surface-engineered bacteria WH16-1-MT.

Cadmium (Cd) accumulation in rice grains poses a health risk for humans. In this study, a bacterium, Alishewanella sp. WH16-1-MT, was engineered to express metallothionein on the cell surface. Compared with the parental WH16-1 strain, Cd2+ adsorption efficiency of WH16-1-MT in medium was increased...

Author(s) : Yu Ying; Shi KaiXiang; Li XueXue; Luo Xiong; Wang MengJie; Li Lin; Wang GeJiao; Li MingShun

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA

Journal article : Environmental Research 2022 Vol.203

16. The graft framework: quantitative changes in cell wall matrix polysaccharides throughout the tomato graft union formation.

Plant cell walls provide essential functions in cell recognition, differentiation, adhesion and wound responses. Therefore, it is tempting to hypothesize that cell walls play a key role in grafting, but to date there are no quantitative studies targeting on cell wall changes during grafting. The...

Author(s) : Frey, C.; Manga-Robles, A.; Acebes, J. L.; Encina, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Carbohydrate Polymers 2022 Vol.276 ref.42

17. Root-applied glycinebetaine decreases nitrate accumulation and improves quality in hydroponically grown lettuce.

Leafy vegetables like lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) naturally have high nitrate content and the European Commission has set maximum level for nitrate in lettuce. Glycinebetaine is an organic osmolyte alleviating plant stress, but its role in leaf nitrate accumulation remains unknown. The uptake of...

Author(s) : Jokinen, K.; Salovaara, A. K.; Wasonga, D. O.; Edelmann, M.; Simpura, I.; Mäkelä, P. S. A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.366 ref.many

18. Mitigation effects of exogenous melatonin-selenium nanoparticles on arsenic-induced stress in Brassica napus.

Melatonin (MT) and selenium (Se) application known to decrease heavy metal uptake and toxicity in plants. By mixing the Se in MT medium a new complex MT-Se nanoparticles (MT-Se NPs) was synthesized and we investigated the role of MT-Se NPs on B. napus growth and tolerance against As stress. The...

Author(s) : Farooq, M. A.; Islam, F.; Ayyaz, A.; Chen WeiQi; Noor, Y.; Hu WeiZhen; Hannan, F.; Zhou WeiJun

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.78

19. Time reduction to evaluate Pinus taeda seeds germination by time-to-event analysis.

The species Pinus taeda is largely used in intensive silviculture worldwide. This species has propagation through seeds, which requires determining seeds viability for their commercialization. The germination test recommended for this species usually requires up to 63 days to provide results on the ...

Author(s) : Michelon, T. B.; Santos, F. S. dos; Belniaki, A. C.; Vieira, E. S. N.; Panobianco, M.

Publisher : Universidade de Sao Paulo, Campus "Luiz de Queiroz" (ESALQ), Piracicaba, Brazil

Journal article : Scientia Agricola 2022 Vol.79 No.6 ref.17

20. The effect of ethylene on squalene and β-sitosterol biosynthesis and its key gene network analysis in Torreya grandis nuts during post-ripening process.

Squalene and β-sitosterol are health-benefit compounds due to their nutritional and medicinal properties. It has been reported that the content of these bioactive compounds is relatively high in Torreya grandis nuts. However, it is not yet known what changes in squalene and β-sitosterol...

Author(s) : Hu YuanYuan; Suo JinWei; Jiang GuoXiang; Shen JiaYi; Cheng Hao; Lou HeQiang; Yu WeiWu; Wu JiaSheng; Song LiLi

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article; Conference paper : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.368 ref.40

21. Metabolomic analysis of the grain pearling fractions of six bread wheat varieties.

Bread wheat is a staple food crop that is consumed worldwide. In this study, using widely targeted LC-MS/MS, we conducted a high-throughput metabolomic analysis and determined the contents and spatial distribution of metabolites in pearled fractions of the dried kernels of six representative bread...

Author(s) : Zhu AnTing; Zhou Qin; Hu ShiQi; Wang Fan; Tian ZhiTao; Hu Xin; Liu HongBo; Jiang Dong; Chen Wei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2022 Vol.369 ref.49

22. The F-box E3 ubiquitin ligase AtSDR is involved in salt and drought stress responses in Arabidopsis.

F-box protein genes have been shown to play vital roles in plant development and stress respones. In Arabidopsis, there are more than 600 F-box proteins, and most of their functions are unclear. The present study shows that the F-box (SKP1-Cullin/CDC53-F-box) gene At5g15710 (Salt and Drought...

Author(s) : Li BoWen; Gao ShuAi; Yang ZhiMin; Song JianBo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Gene 2022 Vol.809 ref.60

23. The addition of magnesium sulfate and borax to urea reduced soil NH3 emissions but increased N2O emissions from soil with grass.

Nitrogen (N) use efficiency can be increased by the addition of substances to urea. Magnesium sulfate (MgSO4) and boron were considered as plant nutrients, while zeolite was used as soil conditioner. The addition of these substances may affect soil NH3 and N2O emissions, by increasing N use...

Author(s) : Wang HaiTao; Oertelt, L.; Dittert, K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.803 ref.51

24. Hardwood mixture increases stand productivity through increasing the amount of leaf nitrogen and modifying biomass allocation in a conifer plantation.

Recent studies have demonstrated positive effects of hardwood mixtures on stand productivity in conifer plantations. However, the extent to which hardwood mixture increases leaf nitrogen levels and improves stand productivity (in terms of nutrient cycling) remains poorly understood. In this study,...

Author(s) : Masuda, C.; Morikawa, Y.; Masaka, K.; Koga, W.; Suzuki, M.; Hayashi, S.; Tada, C.; Seiwa, K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Forest Ecology and Management 2022 Vol.504 ref.65

25. Influence of nitisinone and its metabolites on L-tyrosine metabolism in a model system.

Nitisinone (NTBC) is currently used for the treatment of tyrosinemia type 1, a rare disease. It also exhibits potential in the treatment of other orphan diseases as well as nervous system disorders - this is however limited by its side effects. In all living organisms, NTBC inhibits...

Author(s) : Plonka, J.; Babiuch, M.; Barchanska, H.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.286 No.Part 1 ref.45