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1. 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

2. 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

3. Improving hydration and vase life of cut Zinnia.

Zinnia (Zinnia elegans Jacq.) is a commercially important species in the cut flower industry that has several postharvest challenges including hydration, cold storage, and seasonality. The purpose of this work was to increase vase life of cut zinnia by assessing hydration, chilling sensitivity and...

Author(s) : Kalinowski, J.; Moody, E. P.; Dole, J. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.41

4. Some bioactive metabolites' response to long-term water stress in red cabbage.

Some biochemical compounds such as anthocyanins, phenolic compounds and antioxidants in plants are very beneficial for human health because they are known to strengthen the immune system. Many academic studies have focused on the effects of drought on the yield and morphological parameters of...

Author(s) : Erken, O.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.36

5. Evaluating drought tolerance of potato genotypes at different growth stages using yield performance and Tuber quality traits.

Selection of drought-tolerance (Solanum tuberosum L.) genotypes is essential to enhance tuber yield and quality for food and processing. The aim of the study was to evaluate effect of water deficit on tuber yield, quality and drought-tolerance of selected potato genotypes at different growth...

Author(s) : Mthembu, S. G.; Magwaza, L. S.; Mditshwa, A.; Odindo, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293 ref.39

6. Cytosolic proline is required for basal freezing tolerance in arabidopsis.

The amino acid proline accumulates in many plant species under abiotic stress conditions, and various protective functions have been proposed. During cold stress, however, proline content in Arabidopsis thaliana does not correlate with freezing tolerance. Freezing sensitivity of a starchless ...

Author(s) : Hoermiller, I. I.; Funck, D.; Schönewolf, L.; May, H.; Heyer, A. G.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Plant, Cell and Environment 2022 Vol.45 No.1 pp.147-155 ref.38

7. Reproductive water supply is prioritized during drought in tomato.

Reproductive success largely defines the fitness of plant species. Understanding how heat and drought affect plant reproduction is thus key to predicting future plant fitness under rising global temperatures. Recent work suggests reproductive tissues are highly vulnerable to water stress in...

Author(s) : Day, B. L. H.; Carins-Murphy, M. R.; Brodribb, T. J.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Plant, Cell and Environment 2022 Vol.45 No.1 pp.69-79 ref.74

8. Physiological and mineralogical properties of arsenic stressed oat seedlings grown hydroponically.

To determine arsenic (As) phytotoxicity in gramineae, a hydroponic experiment with oat was conducted. Twenty-four days old oat seedlings were treated with sodium meta-arsenite (NaAsO2) for 14 days at different rates of As in the greenhouse. Shoot growth decreased by 28.17, 38.34, 68.34, and 75.85%, ...

Author(s) : Shaibur, M. R.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Plant Nutrition 2022 Vol.45 No.4 pp.482-502 ref.71

9. Phosphorylation of OsABA2 at Ser197 by OsMPK1 regulates abscisic acid biosynthesis in rice.

The mitogen-activated protein kinase OsMPK1 is involved in abscisic acid (ABA) biosynthesis in rice (Oryza sativa L.). However, the underlying molecular mechanisms of OsMPK1 in regulating ABA biosynthesis are poorly understood. Here, by using yeast two-hybrid assay and firefly luciferase...

Author(s) : Zhang Gang; Shen Tao; Ren Ning; Jiang MingYi

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 2022 Vol.586 pp.68-73 ref.26

10. Chilling tolerance in rice: past and present.

Rice is generally sensitive to chilling stress, which seriously affects growth and yield. Since early in the last century, considerable efforts have been made to understand the physiological and molecular mechanisms underlying the response to chilling stress and improve rice chilling tolerance....

Author(s) : Li JunHua; Zhang ZeYong; Chong Kang; Xu YunYuan

Publisher : Elsevier GmbH, Munich, Germany

Journal article : Journal of Plant Physiology 2022 Vol.268 ref.239

11. 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

12. Olive mill wastewater phytoremediation employing economically important woody plants.

In this study two plant species, Punica granatum L. and Myrtus communis L., have been tested as candidates for phytoremediation of olive mill wastewater (OMW) through recirculation in soil pilot units, according to the proposed patented technology by Santori and Cicalini [EP1216963 A. 26 Jun 2002]. ...

Author(s) : Petoussi, M. A.; Kalogerakis, N.

Publisher : Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Environmental Management 2022 Vol.302 No.Part B

13. 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

14. Abiotic stress triggers ROS-mediated programmed cell death in banana (Musa sp., AAA group, cavendish sub-group) fruit.

Degradative processes of fleshy fruit adapt depending on environmental conditions. Exposure of banana fruit to abiotic stress during ripening accelerates degradative processes that resemble Programmed Cell Death (PCD). This research evaluated the connection between Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)...

Author(s) : Ramírez-Sánchez, M.; Huber, D. J.; Vallejos, C. E.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Scientia Horticulturae 2022 Vol.293

15. Interaction of VvbZIP60s and VvHSP83 in response to high-temperature stress in grapes.

The occurrence of frequent, extreme high temperatures affects agriculture and causes irreversible damage during the ripening period of grapes. Breeding high-temperature-tolerant varieties of grapes is the main way to deal with this challenge, thus necessitating research on the regulatory mechanism...

Author(s) : Zha Qian; Xi XiaoJun; He Yani; Yin XiangJing; Jiang AiLi

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Gene 2022 Vol.810 ref.40

16. Uncovering the roles of hemoglobins in soybean facing water stress.

Water stress drastically hinders crop yield, including soybean - one of the world's most relevant feeding crops - threatening the food security of an ever-growing global population. Hemoglobins (GLBs) are involved in water stress tolerance; however, the role they effectively play in soybean remains ...

Author(s) : Koltun, A.; Fuhrmann-Aoyagi, M. B.; Moraes, L. A. C.; Nepomuceno, A. L.; Gonçalves, L. S. A.; Mertz-Henning, L. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Gene 2022 Vol.810 ref.112

17. Genome-wide characterization of the Gα subunit gene family in Rosaceae and expression analysis of PbrGPAs under heat stress.

The Gα subunit is an important component of the heterotrimeric G-protein complex and an integral component of several signal transduction pathways. It plays crucial roles in the diverse processes of plant growth and development, including the response to abiotic stress, regulation of root...

Author(s) : Chen GuoDong; Yi XianRong; Zhao BiYing; Li Yang; Qiao Xin; Gao HongRu; Duan WeiKe; Jin Cong; Zheng ZhiTian; Hua ZhiChao; Wang JiZhong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Gene 2022 Vol.810 ref.62

18. Contribution of plant miRNAome studies towards understanding heavy metal stress responses: current status and future perspectives.

Heavy metal toxicity has been identified as a major issue of global concern. Presence of excessive amount of heavy metals (HMs) and metalloids in agricultural soil adversely affects plant growth and productivity. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are evolutionarily conserved set of tiny (20-24 nucleotides),...

Author(s) : Supriya Ghosh; Sinchan Adhikari; Ayan Adhikari; Zahed Hossain

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental and Experimental Botany 2022 Vol.194 ref.231

19. Revisiting the mechanisms of arsenic uptake, transport and detoxification in plants.

Arsenic (As) contamination leading to toxicity in animals and humans has become a major concern in the last few decades. Chronic exposure to As occurs either through contaminated drinking water or food chain. Introduction of As in the food chain takes place by its excessive uptake from soil by...

Author(s) : Alok Kumar; Sahana Basu; Rishu, A. K.; Gautam Kumar

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental and Experimental Botany 2022 Vol.194 ref.140

20. Insights into salt tolerance of mustard (Brassica juncea L. Czern & Voss): a metabolomics perspective.

Salt stress is one of the key abiotic factor which leads to reduced global agricultural productions through negatively impacting the growth and development of crops. Indian mustard (Brassica juncea), the most important cruciferous crop with significant nutritional and medicinal values, is majorly...

Author(s) : Jogendra Singh; Vijayata Singh; Vikas Dutt; Nisha Walia; Gayatri Kumawat; Jakhar, M. L.; Yadava, D. K.; Sharma, P. C.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Environmental and Experimental Botany 2022 Vol.194 ref.76

21. Phytoremediation technology and food security impacts of heavy metal contaminated soils: a review of literature.

Heavy metal accumulation in soil and water is one of major problems caused by inorganic contaminants. Their presence in agricultural soils in high quantities have impacted the food security significantly and, by extension, the human health. Amongst various physico-chemical methods available for...

Author(s) : Oladoye, P. O.; Olowe, O. M.; Asemoloye, M. D.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.288 No.Part 2 ref.195

22. Terpenoids of plants in arid environments.

Arid and desert environments are characterized by the sparse and discontinuous vegetation cover. Species that have been able to survive difficult bioclimatic conditions and adapt from generation to generation in these areas had to develop physiological and biochemical mechanisms of tolerance and/or ...

Author(s) : Tahri, D.; Elhouiti, F.; Ouinten, M.; Yousfi, M.

Publisher : CABI, Wallingford, UK

Journal article : CABI Reviews 2022 Vol.17 No.001 pp.1-12 ref.104

23. Transcriptional insights into cu related tolerance strategies in maize linked to a novel tea-biochar.

One-third of maize cultivation in Turkey has been performed in nutrient-rich soils of the coastal agricultural lands of the Black Sea Region, which is among the country's granaries. However, the yield of this chief crop is affected by Cu toxicity due to a decades-long abandoned opencast Cu-mine. As ...

Author(s) : Pehlivan, N.; Wang, J. J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.293 ref.62

24. Biosynthesized gold nanoparticles maintained nitrogen metabolism, nitric oxide synthesis, ions balance, and stabilizes the defense systems to improve salt stress tolerance in wheat.

Green synthesis of nanoparticles (NPs) is competent in inducing physiological responses in plants for combating the abiotic stresses. Considering this, salt stress is one of the most alarming conditions that exerts complex and polygenic impacts on morph-physiological functioning of plants;...

Author(s) : Iram Wahid; Pratibha Rani; Sarika Kumari; Rafiq Ahmad; Hussain, S. J.; Saud Alamri; Tripathy, N.; Khan, M. I. R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.287 No.Part 2

25. Special issue.

This issue contains 28 papers focusing on the physiological, biochemical, molecular and genetic mechanisms governing plant development, growth and productivity, including plant interactions with various biotic and abiotic factors.

Publisher : Wiley, Copenhagen, Denmark

Journal issue : Physiologia Plantarum 2021 Vol.171 No.4 pp.469-908