Petunia

Summary

Alias: petunia, Petunia Juss.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Biodiversity and new records of microfungi in the Ruhrarea (north Rhine Westfalia), Germany
    Nosrathollah Ale-Agha
    Department of General Botany, University Duisburg Essen Universitätsstr 5, DE 45117 Essen, Germany
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 74:785-96. 2009
  2. ncbi The selective increase or decrease of organellar DNA in generative cells just after pollen mitosis one controls cytoplasmic inheritance
    N Nagata
    Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Planta 209:53-65. 1999
  3. pmc cDNA cloning, heterologous expressions, and functional characterization of malonyl-coenzyme a:anthocyanidin 3-o-glucoside-6"-o-malonyltransferase from dahlia flowers
    Hirokazu Suzuki
    Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Aoba yama 07, Sendai 980 8579, Japan
    Plant Physiol 130:2142-51. 2002
  4. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
  5. pmc Conservation, diversification and expansion of C2H2 zinc finger proteins in the Arabidopsis thaliana genome
    Claudia C Englbrecht
    GSF Forschungszentrum für Umwelt und Gesundheit, Institut für Bioinformatik, Ingolstădter Landstrassel, D 85764 Neurherberg, Germany
    BMC Genomics 5:39. 2004
  6. doi Tomato yellow leaf curl viruses: ménage à trois between the virus complex, the plant and the whitefly vector
    Juan Antonio Díaz-Pendón
    Instituto de Hortofruticultura Subtropical y Mediterránea La Mayora, Universidad de Málaga Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas IHSM UMA CSIC, Estacion Experimental La Mayora, 29750 Algarrobo Costa, Malaga, Spain
    Mol Plant Pathol 11:441-50. 2010
  7. ncbi Cell cycle regulation by plant growth regulators: involvement of auxin and cytokinin in the re-entry of Petunia protoplasts into the cell cycle
    C Trehin
    Institut de Biotechnologie des Plantes, CNRS ERS 569, Universite de Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    Planta 206:215-24. 1998
  8. ncbi A novel MADS-box gene subfamily with a sister-group relationship to class B floral homeotic genes
    A Becker
    Department of Molecular Plant Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Breeding Research, Koln, Germany
    Mol Genet Genomics 266:942-50. 2002
  9. doi The Skp1-like protein SSK1 is required for cross-pollen compatibility in S-RNase-based self-incompatibility
    Lan Zhao
    Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and National Center for Plant Gene Research, Beijing 100190, China
    Plant J 62:52-63. 2010
  10. pmc Transcriptomic and reverse genetic analyses of branched-chain fatty acid and acyl sugar production in Solanum pennellii and Nicotiana benthamiana
    Stephen P Slocombe
    Department of Biology, Area 7, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 148:1830-46. 2008

Research Grants

  1. RNA EDITING IN PLANT ORGANELLES
    Maureen Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2001

Patents

  1. MICROBIAL PRODUCTION OF THE FLAVONOIDS GARBANZOL, RESOKAEMPFEROL AND FISETIN
  2. PHYTOPHTHORA RESISTANT PLANTS BELONGING TO THE SOLANACEAE FAMILY
  3. Plant anthocyanidin rutinoside aromatic acyl transferases
  4. Protein having flavonoid 3', 5'-hydroxylase activity and nucleic acid coding therefor
  5. Flavonoid 3',5' hydroxylase gene sequences and uses therefor
  6. Flavonoid 3',5' Hydroxylase gene sequences and uses therefor
  7. Cassette Plasmid for Expression of Membrane-bound P450
  8. Flavonoid 3',5' Hydroxylase gene sequences and uses therefor
  9. Method of Reducing Anthocyanin Content in Petals of Plants using Type IV Chalcone Isomerases

Detail Information

Publications193 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Biodiversity and new records of microfungi in the Ruhrarea (north Rhine Westfalia), Germany
    Nosrathollah Ale-Agha
    Department of General Botany, University Duisburg Essen Universitätsstr 5, DE 45117 Essen, Germany
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 74:785-96. 2009
    ..Oidium spec. on Dahlia variabilis (Willd.) Desf. (new for Germany), Oidium longipes Noordeloos & Loerak on Petunia hybrida Vilm., Oidium pedilanthi M. Yen on Pedilanthus titymaloides (L.) Poit, Oidium pedaliacearum H.D. Shin sp...
  2. ncbi The selective increase or decrease of organellar DNA in generative cells just after pollen mitosis one controls cytoplasmic inheritance
    N Nagata
    Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    Planta 209:53-65. 1999
    ..Arabidopsis thaliana (L.) Heynh., Medicago sativa L., Musa acuminata Colla, Pelargonium zonale (L.) L'Hér, Petunia hybrida Vilm. and Rhododendron mucronatum (Blume) G...
  3. pmc cDNA cloning, heterologous expressions, and functional characterization of malonyl-coenzyme a:anthocyanidin 3-o-glucoside-6"-o-malonyltransferase from dahlia flowers
    Hirokazu Suzuki
    Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Aoba yama 07, Sendai 980 8579, Japan
    Plant Physiol 130:2142-51. 2002
    ..Dv3MaT cDNA was introduced into petunia (Petunia hybrida) plants whose red floral color is exclusively provided by cyanidin 3-O-glucoside and 3,5-O-..
  4. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
    ..have orthologs in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum; NtpreproHypSys), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum; SlpreproHypSys), petunia (Petunia hybrida; PhpreproHypSys), potato (Solanum tuberosum; PhpreproHypSys), and sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas; ..
  5. pmc Conservation, diversification and expansion of C2H2 zinc finger proteins in the Arabidopsis thaliana genome
    Claudia C Englbrecht
    GSF Forschungszentrum für Umwelt und Gesundheit, Institut für Bioinformatik, Ingolstădter Landstrassel, D 85764 Neurherberg, Germany
    BMC Genomics 5:39. 2004
    ..Although the number of characterized plant proteins that carry the classical C2H2 zinc finger motifs is growing, a systematic classification and analysis of a plant genome zinc finger gene set is lacking...
  6. doi Tomato yellow leaf curl viruses: ménage à trois between the virus complex, the plant and the whitefly vector
    Juan Antonio Díaz-Pendón
    Instituto de Hortofruticultura Subtropical y Mediterránea La Mayora, Universidad de Málaga Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas IHSM UMA CSIC, Estacion Experimental La Mayora, 29750 Algarrobo Costa, Malaga, Spain
    Mol Plant Pathol 11:441-50. 2010
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  7. ncbi Cell cycle regulation by plant growth regulators: involvement of auxin and cytokinin in the re-entry of Petunia protoplasts into the cell cycle
    C Trehin
    Institut de Biotechnologie des Plantes, CNRS ERS 569, Universite de Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    Planta 206:215-24. 1998
    ..2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) and N6-benzyladenine (BA) were investigated using mesophyll protoplasts of Petunia hybrida, cultivated in either complete medium or in medium deficient in cytokinin, auxin or both...
  8. ncbi A novel MADS-box gene subfamily with a sister-group relationship to class B floral homeotic genes
    A Becker
    Department of Molecular Plant Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Breeding Research, Koln, Germany
    Mol Genet Genomics 266:942-50. 2002
    ..In addition, MADS-box genes from the basal angiosperm Asarum europaeum and the eudicot Petunia hybrida were identified as B(s) genes...
  9. doi The Skp1-like protein SSK1 is required for cross-pollen compatibility in S-RNase-based self-incompatibility
    Lan Zhao
    Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Biology, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and National Center for Plant Gene Research, Beijing 100190, China
    Plant J 62:52-63. 2010
    ..However, the precise role of SLF remains largely unknown. Here we report that PhSSK1 (Petunia hybrida SLF-interacting Skp1-like1), an equivalent of AhSSK1 of Antirrhinum hispanicum, is expressed specifically ..
  10. pmc Transcriptomic and reverse genetic analyses of branched-chain fatty acid and acyl sugar production in Solanum pennellii and Nicotiana benthamiana
    Stephen P Slocombe
    Department of Biology, Area 7, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 148:1830-46. 2008
    ..and (2) alpha-keto acid elongation-mediated one-carbon increments in several tobacco (Nicotiana) species and a Petunia species...
  11. ncbi Transcriptional control of anthocyanin biosynthetic genes in the Caryophyllales
    Setsuko Shimada
    Department of Biology, Ochanomizu University, 2 1 1 Otsuka, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, 112 8610 Japan
    J Exp Bot 58:957-67. 2007
    ..A yeast one-hybrid assay showed that Petunia hybrida AN2 (PhAN2) and JAF13 (PhJAF13), which were the regulators of anthocyanin synthesis in P...
  12. ncbi Biosynthesis of 5-deoxyflavanones in microorganisms
    Yajun Yan
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Biotechnol J 2:1250-62. 2007
    ..4-coumarate:coenzyme A ligase from Petroselinum crispum, chalcone synthases (CHS) from Medicago sativa and Petunia x hybrida and chalcone reductase and chalcone isomerase from M. sativa...
  13. pmc The lack of floral synthesis and emission of isoeugenol in Petunia axillaris subsp. parodii is due to a mutation in the isoeugenol synthase gene
    Takao Koeduka
    Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, 830 North University Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1048, USA
    Plant J 58:961-9. 2009
    Floral scent has been extensively investigated in plants of the South American genus Petunia. Flowers of Petunia integrifolia emit mostly benzaldehyde, while flowers of Petunia axillaris subsp...
  14. ncbi Identification of the soybean hull allergens involved in sensitization to soybean dust in a rural population from Argentina and N-terminal sequence of a major 50 KD allergen
    R Codina
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A Haley V A Hospital, Tampa, Florida 33612 4745, USA
    Clin Exp Allergy 32:1059-63. 2002
    ..5) skin prick test to SH; and (ii) determine the N-terminal amino acid sequence of a major 50 K SH allergen that sensitizes this population...
  15. ncbi Characterization and genetic diversity of potato yellow mosaic virus from the Caribbean
    C Urbino
    CIRAD INRA URPV, Domaine Duclos, Petit Bourg, Guadeloupe
    Arch Virol 149:417-24. 2004
    ..Capsicum annuum, Datura stramonium, Nicotiana benthamiana, N. tabacum 'Xanthi NC', Petunia hybrida, and Solanum tuberosum were found to be hosts...
  16. doi Oidium neolycopersici: intraspecific variability inferred from amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis and relationship with closely related powdery mildew fungi infecting various plant species
    T Jankovics
    Plant Protection Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, H 1525 Budapest, P O Box 102, Hungary
    Phytopathology 98:529-40. 2008
    ..neolycopersici which infected S. alboroseum, tobacco, petunia, and Arabidopsis thaliana, in addition to tomato, in cross-inoculation tests...
  17. doi Overexpression of PhEXPA1 increases cell size, modifies cell wall polymer composition and affects the timing of axillary meristem development in Petunia hybrida
    Sara Zenoni
    Department of Biotechnology, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 15, 37134 Verona, Italy
    New Phytol 191:662-77. 2011
    ..The involvement of the Petunia hybrida expansin A1 (PhEXPA1) gene in cell expansion, the control of organ size and cell wall polysaccharide ..
  18. pmc Identification and functional analysis of pistil self-incompatibility factor HT-B of Petunia
    Alejandro Raul Puerta
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Chiba University, 648 Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba 271 8510, Japan
    J Exp Bot 60:1309-18. 2009
    ..Here, HT-B was cloned from Petunia and characterized...
  19. ncbi FALSIFLORA, the tomato orthologue of FLORICAULA and LEAFY, controls flowering time and floral meristem identity
    N Molinero-Rosales
    Departamento de Biologia Aplicada, Area de Genetica, Universidad de Almeria, 04120 Almeria, Spain
    Plant J 20:685-93. 1999
    ..predicted to encode a protein sharing 90% identity with NFL1 and ALF, the FLO/LFY-like proteins in Nicotiana and Petunia, and about 80 and 70% identity with either FLO or LFY...
  20. pmc A visual reporter system for virus-induced gene silencing in tomato fruit based on anthocyanin accumulation
    Diego Orzaez
    Instituto de Biologia Molecular y Celular de Plantas, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Plant Physiol 150:1122-34. 2009
    ..tomato homolog of the ODORANT1 gene encoding a myb transcription factor, which regulates benzenoid metabolism in petunia (Petunia hybrida) flowers, resulted in a sharp accumulation of benzaldehyde in tomato fruit...
  21. ncbi A bHLH regulatory gene in the common morning glory, Ipomoea purpurea, controls anthocyanin biosynthesis in flowers, proanthocyanidin and phytomelanin pigmentation in seeds, and seed trichome formation
    Kyeung Il Park
    National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki 444 8585, Japan
    Plant J 49:641-54. 2007
    ..Although the I. purpurea bHLH2 gene is the most closely related to the petunia AN1 gene, whose mutation is known to confer white flowers and to be deficient in acidification of their vacuoles, ..
  22. pmc Light-induced vegetative anthocyanin pigmentation in Petunia
    Nick W Albert
    New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 11 600, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    J Exp Bot 60:2191-202. 2009
    The Lc petunia system, which displays enhanced, light-induced vegetative pigmentation, was used to investigate how high light affects anthocyanin biosynthesis, and to assess the effects of anthocyanin pigmentation upon photosynthesis...
  23. ncbi Matrix attachment regions (MARs) enhance transformation frequencies and reduce variance of transgene expression in barley
    Klaus Petersen
    Department of Plant Biology and Biogeochemistry, Risoe National Laboratory, Roskilde, Denmark
    Plant Mol Biol 49:45-58. 2002
    ..Competitive in vitro MAR binding assays with the 520 bp P1-MAR from soybean and the 516 bp TBS-MAR from petunia revealed that only the P1-MAR had specific binding affinity for barley nuclear matrices...
  24. pmc Functional characterization of enzymes forming volatile esters from strawberry and banana
    Jules Beekwilder
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 135:1865-78. 2004
    ..and to assess the potential for metabolic engineering of ester production, we generated transgenic petunia (Petunia hybrida) plants overexpressing the SAAT gene...
  25. pmc Lateral CO2 diffusion inside dicotyledonous leaves can be substantial: quantification in different light intensities
    James I L Morison
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 145:680-90. 2007
    ..and dwarf bean [Phaseolus vulgaris]; and three species without bundle sheath extensions, faba bean [Vicia faba], petunia [Petunia hybrida], and tobacco [Nicotiana tabacum])...
  26. pmc Relationship between petal abscission and programmed cell death in Prunus yedoensis and Delphinium belladonna
    Tetsuya Yamada
    National Institute of Floricultural Science, 305 8519 Ibaraki, Japan
    Planta 226:1195-205. 2007
    ..h at 60 degrees C) of petals severed at the time of flower opening, and in dehydrated petals of Ipomoea nil and Petunia hybrida, severed at the time of flower opening...
  27. doi Biochemical models for S-RNase-based self-incompatibility
    Zhi Hua Hua
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Mol Plant 1:575-85. 2008
    ..Lastly, we summarize the results from our recent biochemical studies of PiSLF (Petunia inflata SLF) and S-RNase, and present a new model for the biochemical mechanism of SI in the Solanaceae...
  28. doi Efficient virus-induced gene silencing in plants using a modified geminivirus DNA1 component
    Changjun Huang
    Statel Key Laboratory of Rice Biology, Institute of Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310029, China
    Plant Biotechnol J 7:254-65. 2009
    ..A gene-silencing system in Nicotiana spp., Solanum lycopersicum and Petunia hybrida plants was then established using TYLCCNV and the modified DNA1 vector...
  29. pmc Arabidopsis homologs of the petunia hairy meristem gene are required for maintenance of shoot and root indeterminacy
    Eric M Engstrom
    Biology Department, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187 8795, USA
    Plant Physiol 155:735-50. 2011
    ..The Petunia hybrida HAIRY MERISTEM (HAM) gene, a member of the GRAS family of transcriptional regulators, promotes shoot ..
  30. ncbi [Cloning and sequencing of ACC oxidase gene from sugarcane]
    Zi Zhang Wang
    College of Agronomy, Guangxi University, Nanning 530005, China
    Yi Chuan Xue Bao 30:62-9. 2003
    ..from rice clustered together firstly, and then came those from banana, ACC oxidases of dicot from potato, tomato, petunia, melon, Arabidopsis thaliana and carnation came subsequently...
  31. ncbi Three hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptides derived from a single petunia polyprotein precursor activate defensin I, a pathogen defense response gene
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    J Biol Chem 282:17777-84. 2007
    ..We have isolated a cDNA from petunia (Petunia hybrida) leaves encoding a putative protein of 214 amino acids that is a homolog of tobacco and tomato ..
  32. ncbi Promoter activity of a putative pollen monosaccharide transporter in Petunia hybrida and characterisation of a transposon insertion mutant
    D Garrido
    Department of Cell Biology, Centre for Plant Breeding and Reproduction Research, Dienst Landbouwkundig Onderzoek, Plant Research International, Wageningen
    Protoplasma 228:3-11. 2006
    ..From Petunia hybrida a pollen-specific putative monosaccharide transporter designated PMT1 (for petunia monosaccharide ..
  33. doi Interaction study of MADS-domain proteins in tomato
    Charles H Leseberg
    Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    J Exp Bot 59:2253-65. 2008
    ..Compared with Arabidopsis and petunia (Petunia hybrida), protein interaction patterns in tomato displayed both conservation and divergence...
  34. ncbi Systemin, hydroxyproline-rich systemin and the induction of protease inhibitors
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Curr Protein Pept Sci 12:399-408. 2011
    ..However, HypSys peptides isolated from petunia induced the defensin gene, known for its involvement in pathogen defense...
  35. doi Galactose metabolism in cell walls of opening and senescing petunia petals
    Erin M O'Donoghue
    New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, New Zealand
    Planta 229:709-21. 2009
    Galactose was the major non-cellulosic neutral sugar present in the cell walls of 'Mitchell' petunia (Petunia axillaris x P. axillaris x P. hybrida) flower petals...
  36. pmc A novel method of supplying nutrients permits predictable shoot growth and root : shoot ratios of pre-transplant bedding plants
    Duncan J Greenwood
    Warwick HRI, Warwick University, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    Ann Bot 99:171-82. 2007
    ..The object of the study was to find a way of modifying the nutrient supply so that good-quality seedlings can be grown rapidly and yet have the high root : shoot ratios essential for efficient transplanting...
  37. ncbi A petunia mutant affected in intracellular accommodation and morphogenesis of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi
    Sekhara Reddy D M R
    Plant Biology, Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Rte Albert Gockel 3, CH 1700, Fribourg, Switzerland
    Plant J 51:739-50. 2007
    ..To get further insight in the regulation of the AM symbiosis, a transposon-mutagenized population of Petunia hybrida was screened for mutants with defects in AM development...
  38. pmc Phylogenetic analysis of Petunia sensu Jussieu (Solanaceae) using chloroplast DNA RFLP
    Toshio Ando
    Faculty of Horticulture, Chiba University, 648 Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba 271 8510, Japan
    Ann Bot 96:289-97. 2005
    The phylogenetic relationships of Petunia sensu Jussieu (Petunia sensu Wijsman plus Calibrachoa) are unclear. This study aimed to resolve this uncertainty using molecular evidence.
  39. pmc Transcriptional regulation of the Arabidopsis thaliana chalcone synthase gene
    R L Feinbaum
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    Mol Cell Biol 8:1985-92. 1988
    ..hortense, Antirrhinum majus, and Petunia hybrida. Southern blot analysis indicated that CHS is a single-copy gene in A. thaliana...
  40. pmc Identification of the flavonoid hydroxylases from grapevine and their regulation during fruit development
    Jochen Bogs
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Plant Industry, Horticulture Unit, Glen Osmond, South Australia 5064, Australia
    Plant Physiol 140:279-91. 2006
    ..Functionality of the genes VvF3'H and VvF3'5'H1 was demonstrated by ectopic expression in petunia (Petunia hybrida), which altered flower color and flavonoid composition as expected...
  41. ncbi Pattern formation in the monocot embryo as revealed by NAM and CUC3 orthologues from Zea mays L
    Roman Zimmermann
    Institut fur Entwicklungsbiologie, Gyrhofstr 17, D 50923, Koln, Germany
    Plant Mol Biol 58:669-85. 2005
    ..that members of the NAC gene family of plant-specific transcription factors such as NO APICAL MERISTEM (NAM) from Petunia or the CUP-SHAPED COTYLEDON (CUC) genes from Arabidopsis contribute essential functions to the establishment of ..
  42. pmc Activation of anthocyanin biosynthesis in Gerbera hybrida (Asteraceae) suggests conserved protein-protein and protein-promoter interactions between the anciently diverged monocots and eudicots
    Paula Elomaa
    Department of Applied Biology, PO Box 27, University of Helsinki, Helsinki FIN 00014, Finland
    Plant Physiol 133:1831-42. 2003
    ..is phylogenetically grouped together with the previously characterized regulators of anthocyanin pigmentation in petunia (Petunia hybrida) and Arabidopsis...
  43. ncbi Structure and expression of three genes encoding ACC oxidase homologs from melon (Cucumis melo L.)
    E Lasserre
    Laboratoire Ethylène et Mécanismes Moléculaires de la Maturation des Fruits UA INRA, Ecole Nationale Superieure Agronomique de Toulouse, France
    Mol Gen Genet 251:81-90. 1996
    ..These three genes have close homology to PH-ACO3, a member of the ACC oxidase multigene family of petunia. The predicted amino acid sequences of CM-ACO1 and CM-ACO3 are 77% to 81% identical to those encoded by the ..
  44. doi Is the flower fluorescence relevant in biocommunication?
    Analia Iriel
    INQUIMAE Dpto de Química Inorgánica, Analítica y Qca Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, Pabellon II, 1er piso, C1428EHA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Naturwissenschaften 97:915-24. 2010
    ..thyrsoides (petals and ovaries), Limonium sinuatum (white and yellow), Lampranthus productus (yellow), Petunia nyctaginiflora (white), Bougainvillea spectabilis (white and yellow), Antirrhinum majus (white and yellow), ..
  45. pmc Cooperative activity of DNA methyltransferases for maintenance of symmetrical and non-symmetrical cytosine methylation in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Anuradha Singh
    Centre for Plant Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds LS29JT, UK
    Plant J 56:814-23. 2008
    ..RPS, a repetitive hypermethylated DNA fragment from Petunia hybrida, attracts DNA methylation when transferred into Petunia or other species...
  46. pmc Biosynthesis of t-anethole in anise: characterization of t-anol/isoeugenol synthase and an O-methyltransferase specific for a C7-C8 propenyl side chain
    Takao Koeduka
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1048, USA
    Plant Physiol 149:384-94. 2009
    ..The AIS1 protein is 59% identical to petunia (Petunia hybrida) isoeugenol synthase 1 and displays apparent Km values of 145 microm for coumaryl acetate and ..
  47. ncbi TRANSPARENT TESTA 19 is involved in the accumulation of both anthocyanins and proanthocyanidins in Arabidopsis
    Satoshi Kitamura
    Department of Ion Beam Applied Biology, Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, 1233 Watanuki machi, Takasaki, Gunma 370 1292, Japan
    Plant J 37:104-14. 2004
    ..Heterologous expression of a putative ortholog, petunia anthocyanin 9 (AN9), in tt19 complemented the anthocyanin accumulation but not the brown pigmentation in the seed ..
  48. pmc Characterization of flavonol synthase and leucoanthocyanidin dioxygenase genes in Arabidopsis. Further evidence for differential regulation of "early" and "late" genes
    M K Pelletier
    Department of Biology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg 24061 0406, USA
    Plant Physiol 113:1437-45. 1997
    ..EST 153O10T7 was used to isolate a genomic clone encoding a protein with 59 to 61% sequence identity to petunia (Petunia hybrida) and potato (Solanum tuberosum) FLS...
  49. doi The transcription factor EMISSION OF BENZENOIDS II activates the MYB ODORANT1 promoter at a MYB binding site specific for fragrant petunias
    Alex Van Moerkercke
    Department of Plant Physiology, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Science Park 904, 1098 XH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plant J 67:917-28. 2011
    Fragrance production in petunia flowers is highly regulated...
  50. pmc The role of ABCG-type ABC transporters in phytohormone transport
    Lorenzo Borghi
    Institute of Plant Biology and Microbiology, University Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Biochem Soc Trans 43:924-30. 2015
    ..Pleiotropic drug resistance1 (PDR1) from Petunia hybrida transports strigolactones (SLs) from the root tip to the plant shoot but also outside to the rhizosphere, ..
  51. pmc A pentatricopeptide repeat-containing gene restores fertility to cytoplasmic male-sterile plants
    Stephane Bentolila
    Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, 323 Biotechnology Building, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:10887-92. 2002
    ..The Petunia restorer of fertility gene product is a mitochondrially targeted protein that is almost entirely composed of 14 ..
  52. pmc Novel anther-specific myb genes from tobacco as putative regulators of phenylalanine ammonia-lyase expression
    S Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 373 1, Kusong Dong, Yusong gu, Taejon, Korea
    Plant Physiol 126:1738-53. 2001
    Two cDNA clones (NtmybAS1 and NtmybAS2) encoding MYB-related proteins with strong sequence similarity to petunia (Petunia hybrida) PhMYB3 were isolated from a tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum cv Samsun) pollen cDNA library...
  53. doi Molecular characterization of an anthocyanin-related glutathione S-transferase gene in cyclamen
    Satoshi Kitamura
    Quantum Beam Science Directorate, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, 1233 Watanuki, Takasaki, Gunma 370 1292, Japan
    J Plant Physiol 169:636-42. 2012
    ..Phylogenetic analysis indicated that CkmGST3 was closely related to PhAN9, an anthocyanin-related GST of petunia, and this clade was clustered with other known anthocyanin-related GSTs...
  54. doi Validation of Aintegumenta as a gene to modify floral size in ornamental plants
    María Manchado-Rojo
    Genetics, ETSIA, Instituto de Biotecnología Vegetal, Universidad Politecnica de Cartagena, Cartagena, Spain
    Plant Biotechnol J 12:1053-65. 2014
    ..of AtANT as a tool to modify floral size in two different plants used as model organisms and ornamental crops, Petunia × hybrida and Antirrhinum majus...
  55. ncbi Viral sequences integrated into plant genomes
    Glyn Harper
    John Innes Centre, Norwich Research Park, Colney, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Phytopathol 40:119-36. 2002
    ..Integrants of three pararetroviruses, Banana streak virus (BSV), Tobacco vein clearing virus (TVCV), and Petunia vein clearing virus (PVCV), can generate episomal infections in certain hybrid plant hosts in response to stress...
  56. doi Enhancement of heavy metal accumulation by tissue specific co-expression of iaaM and ACC deaminase genes in plants
    Yong Zhang
    Wuhan Institute of Virology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiaohongshan 44, Wuchang District, Wuhan 430071, China
    Chemosphere 72:564-71. 2008
    ..Transgenic petunia shoots co-expressing both genes were able to root on medium supplemented with 7.5 mg l(-1) CoCl2...
  57. ncbi A model system for comparative research: Petunia
    Tom Gerats
    IWWR, Plant Genetics, Radboud University, Toernooiveld 1, 6525 ED Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Trends Plant Sci 10:251-6. 2005
    ..Here we present Petunia as one of the available systems: as a representative of the Solanaceae it has the advantages of good culture ..
  58. pmc Distribution of indole-3-acetic acid in Petunia hybrida shoot tip cuttings and relationship between auxin transport, carbohydrate metabolism and adventitious root formation
    Amir H Ahkami
    Institute of Biological Chemistry IBC, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 6340, USA
    Planta 238:499-517. 2013
    ..of polar auxin transport (PAT) to auxin accumulation and to adventitious root (AR) formation in the stem base of Petunia hybrida shoot tip cuttings, the level of indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) was monitored in non-treated cuttings and ..
  59. doi Interlinking showy traits: co-engineering of scent and colour biosynthesis in flowers
    Michal Moyal Ben Zvi
    The Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Plant Biotechnol J 6:403-15. 2008
    ..to regulate the production of non-volatile phenylpropanoids, including anthocyanins, was stably introduced into Petunia hybrida...
  60. ncbi Cellular effects of olomoucine, an inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinases
    R T Abraham
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Immunology, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Biol Cell 83:105-20. 1995
    ..It blocks Fucus zygote cleavage and development of Laminaria gametophytes. Stimulated Petunia mesophyl protoplasts are arrested in G1 by olomoucine. By arresting cleavage it blocks the Laminaria gametophytes...
  61. pmc Ethylene insensitivity does not increase leaf area or relative growth rate in Arabidopsis, Nicotiana tabacum, and Petunia x hybrida
    Danny Tholen
    Plant Ecophysiology, Utrecht University, 3584 CA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 134:1803-12. 2004
    ..In this detailed study of the vegetative growth of Arabidopsis, Nicotiana tabacum, and Petunia x hybrida plants, we show that ethylene insensitivity does not result in an increased total leaf area or relative ..
  62. doi LOOSE FLOWER, a WUSCHEL-like Homeobox gene, is required for lateral fusion of floral organs in Medicago truncatula
    Lifang Niu
    Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, Institute for Agricultural Biosciences, Oklahoma State University, 3210 Sam Noble Parkway, Ardmore, OK, 73401, USA Biotechnology Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, 100081, China
    Plant J 81:480-92. 2015
    The Medicago truncatula WOX gene, STENOFOLIA (STF), and its orthologs in Petunia, pea, and Nicotiana sylvestris are required for leaf blade outgrowth and floral organ development as demonstrated by severe phenotypes in single mutants...
  63. pmc Reverse genetics of floral scent: application of tobacco rattle virus-based gene silencing in Petunia
    Ben Spitzer
    Robert H Smith Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Plant Physiol 145:1241-50. 2007
    ..One candidate is petunia (Petunia hybrida), which has emerged as a convenient model system, and both RNAi and overexpression approaches ..
  64. doi Two R2R3-MYB genes, homologs of Petunia AN2, regulate anthocyanin biosyntheses in flower Tepals, tepal spots and leaves of asiatic hybrid lily
    Masumi Yamagishi
    Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita ku, Sapporo, 060 8589 Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 51:463-74. 2010
    ..Analysis of the deduced amino acid sequences indicated they have homology with petunia AN2, homologous sequences of which had not been isolated in species of monocots...
  65. pmc Unilateral incompatibility in Capsicum (Solanaceae): occurrence and taxonomic distribution
    A Naci Onus
    Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07059 Antalya, Turkey
    Ann Bot 94:289-95. 2004
    ..been studied most intensively, are found in the Solanaceae, particularly Lycopersicon, Solanum, Nicotiana and Petunia. The genus Capsicum is evolutionarily somewhat distant from Lycopersicon and Solanum and even further removed ..
  66. doi Members of an R2R3-MYB transcription factor family in Petunia are developmentally and environmentally regulated to control complex floral and vegetative pigmentation patterning
    Nick W Albert
    New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 11 600, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Plant J 65:771-84. 2011
    We present an investigation of anthocyanin regulation over the entire petunia plant, determining the mechanisms governing complex floral pigmentation patterning and environmentally induced vegetative anthocyanin synthesis...
  67. pmc Isolation of an RNA-directed RNA polymerase-specific cDNA clone from tomato
    W Schiebel
    Max Planck Institut fur Biochemie, Abteilung Viroidforschung, D 82152 Martinsried, Germany
    Plant Cell 10:2087-101. 1998
    ..DNA gel blot analysis revealed a single copy of the RdRP gene in tomato. RdRP homologs from petunia, Arabidopsis, tobacco, and wheat were identified by using polymerase chain reaction...
  68. doi Tight genetic linkage of prezygotic barrier loci creates a multifunctional speciation island in Petunia
    Katrin Hermann
    Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Bern, Altenbergrain 21, 3013 Bern, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 23:873-7. 2013
    ..Here we describe the tight genetic linkage of loci specifying five major pollination syndrome traits in the genus Petunia: visible color, UV absorption, floral scent production, pistil length, and stamen length...
  69. pmc Characterization of MORE AXILLARY GROWTH genes in Populus
    Olaf Czarnecki
    Biosciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e102757. 2014
    ..Studies of branching mutants in Arabidopsis, pea, rice and petunia have identified several key genes involved in strigolactone biosynthesis or signaling pathway...
  70. pmc Methylation of gibberellins by Arabidopsis GAMT1 and GAMT2
    Marina Varbanova
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, An Arbor, Michigan 48109 1048, USA
    Plant Cell 19:32-45. 2007
    ..Ectopic expression of GAMT1 or GAMT2 in Arabidopsis, tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum), and petunia (Petunia hybrida) resulted in plants with GA deficiency and typical GA deficiency phenotypes, such as dwarfism ..
  71. pmc A morphological study of the Petunia integrifolia complex (Solanaceae)
    Toshio Ando
    Faculty of Horticulture, Chiba University, 648 Matsudo, Matsudo City, Chiba 271 8510, Japan
    Ann Bot 96:887-900. 2005
    b>Petunia inflata has been treated taxonomically in various ways: it has been described as an independent species, treated as a synonym of P. integrifolia, and also regarded as a subspecies of P. integrifolia...
  72. doi Characterization of a chalcone synthase (CHS) flower-specific promoter from Lilium orential 'Sorbonne'
    Yali Liu
    College of Forestry, Northwest A and F University, Yangling, 712100, Shaanxi, People s Republic of China
    Plant Cell Rep 30:2187-94. 2011
    ..promoter was fused to the β-glucuronidase (GUS) gene to characterize its spatial and temporal expression in Petunia hybrida 'Dreams Midnight' using an Agrobacterium-mediated leaf disc transformation method...
  73. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a flavonoid 3'-hydroxylase cDNA clone corresponding to the Ht1 locus of Petunia hybrida
    F Brugliera
    Florigene Ltd, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia
    Plant J 19:441-51. 1999
    We have isolated a cDNA clone that corresponds to the Ht1 locus of petunia which controls the hydroxylation of dihydrokaempferol to dihydroquercetin and of naringenin to eriodictyol by the action of flavonoid 3'-hydroxylase (F3'H)...
  74. pmc Molecular characterization and infectivity of Papaya leaf curl China virus infecting tomato in China
    Hui Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Crop Pathogens and Insects of Ministry of Agriculture, Institute of Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310029, China
    J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 11:109-14. 2010
    ..tabacum Samsun, N. glutinosa, Solanum lycopersicum and Petunia hybrida plants, which induced severe leaf curling and crinkling symptoms in these plants...
  75. doi Involvement of snapdragon benzaldehyde dehydrogenase in benzoic acid biosynthesis
    Michael C Long
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Plant J 59:256-65. 2009
    ..recombinant protein, molecular homology modeling, in vivo stable isotope labeling, and transient expression in petunia flowers reveal that BALDH is capable of oxidizing benzaldehyde to BA in vivo...
  76. ncbi Petunia-shaped superstructures of CaCO3 aggregates modulated by modified chitosan
    Po Liang
    State Key Laboratory of Polymer Physics and Chemistry, Joint Laboratory of Polymer Science and Materials, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
    Langmuir 20:10444-8. 2004
    ..substitution shows no surface activity, it controls the crystallization of calcium carbonate to form a petunia-shaped superstructure...
  77. ncbi Evaluation of various species demarcation criteria in attempts to classify ten new tombusvirus isolates
    R Koenig
    c o Biologische Bundesanstalt für Land und Forstwirtschaft BBA, Institut für Pflanzenvirologie, Mikrobiologie und biologische Sicherheit, Braunschweig, Germany
    Arch Virol 149:1733-44. 2004
    ..be classified as strains or variants of either Carnation Italian ringspot virus, Grapevine Algerian latent virus, Petunia asteroid mosaic virus or Sikte waterborne virus, respectively, whereas the 9th isolate (Lim 2) appears to ..
  78. ncbi Modulation of flower colour by rationally designed dominant-negative chalcone synthase
    Mamatha Hanumappa
    Kumho Life and Environmental Science Laboratory, Gwangju, Korea
    J Exp Bot 58:2471-8. 2007
    ..Also, the modulation of Petunia flower colour intensity by the dominant-negative CHS is shown...
  79. doi Molecular physiology of adventitious root formation in Petunia hybrida cuttings: involvement of wound response and primary metabolism
    Amir H Ahkami
    Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research IPK, Gatersleben, Germany
    New Phytol 181:613-25. 2009
    Adventitious root formation (ARF) in the model plant Petunia hybrida cv. Mitchell has been analysed in terms of anatomy, gene expression, enzymatic activities and levels of metabolites...
  80. pmc Small RNA analysis in Petunia hybrida identifies unusual tissue-specific expression patterns of conserved miRNAs and of a 24mer RNA
    Philip Tedder
    Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, The University of Leeds, Leeds LS29JT, United Kingdom
    RNA 15:1012-20. 2009
    Two pools of small RNAs were cloned from inflorescences of Petunia hybrida using a 5'-ligation dependent and a 5'-ligation independent approach...
  81. ncbi Tobacco ZFT1, a transcriptional repressor with a Cys2/His2 type zinc finger motif that functions in spermine-signaling pathway
    Yukiko Uehara
    Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University, 2 1 1 Katahira, 980 8577, Aoba, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Plant Mol Biol 59:435-48. 2005
    ..The ZFT1 protein has two zinc finger motifs and shows a high degree of similarity to ZPT2-3 in petunia and SCOF1 in soybean...
  82. pmc Circadian Rhythms in Floral Scent Emission
    Myles P Fenske
    Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle WA, USA
    Front Plant Sci 7:462. 2016
    ..In Petunia hybrida, the floral volatile benzenoid/phenylpropanoid (FVBP) pathway is the major metabolic pathway that ..
  83. pmc Deep sequencing reveals the complete genome and evidence for transcriptional activity of the first virus-like sequences identified in Aristotelia chilensis (Maqui Berry)
    Javier Villacreses
    Centro de Genómica y Bioinformática, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Mayor, Santiago 8580000, Chile
    Viruses 7:1685-99. 2015
    ..ORFs 1 and 2 shares 66%-73% amino acid similarity with members of the Caulimoviridae virus family, especially the Petunia vein clearing virus (PVCV), Petuvirus genus...
  84. ncbi The D-lineage MADS-box gene OsMADS13 controls ovule identity in rice
    Ludovico Dreni
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomolecolari e Biotecnologie, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 26, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Plant J 52:690-9. 2007
    Genes that control ovule identity were first identified in Petunia. Co-suppression of both FLORAL BINDING PROTEIN 7 (FBP7) and FBP11, two D-lineage genes, resulted in the homeotic transformation of ovules into carpelloid structures...
  85. pmc Undesired small RNAs originate from an artificial microRNA precursor in transgenic petunia (Petunia hybrida)
    Yulong Guo
    Chongqing Engineering Research Center for Floriculture, Key Laboratory of Horticulture Science for Southern Mountainous Regions, Ministry of Education, College of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Southwest University, Chongqing, China
    PLoS ONE 9:e98783. 2014
    ..based on the Arabidopsis miR319a precursor, was expressed in order to suppress the expression of CHS genes in petunia. The transgenic plants showed the CHS gene-silencing phenotype...
  86. ncbi Developmentally regulated expression of two MADS-box genes, MdMADS3 and MdMADS4, in the morphogenesis of flower buds and fruits in apple
    S K Sung
    Department of Life Science, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea
    Planta 210:519-28. 2000
    ..Both MdMADS3 and MdMADS4 showed high sequence similarities to FBP2 from petunia, TM5 from tomato, and AGL2, AGL4 from Arabidopsis...
  87. ncbi Digalactosyldiacylglycerol is a major glycolipid in floral organs of Petunia hybrida
    Yuki Nakamura
    Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Kanagawa 226 8501, Japan
    Lipids 38:1107-12. 2003
    ..of glycolipids and their biosynthetic activities in flowers, we carried out a series of analytical studies with Petunia hybrida...
  88. doi Non-food/feed seeds as biofactories for the high-yield production of recombinant pharmaceuticals
    Francesca Morandini
    Department of Biotechnology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Plant Biotechnol J 9:911-21. 2011
    ..designed for direct subcloning by Gateway® recombination was developed and tested in Arabidopsis, tobacco and petunia plants for the production of a chimeric form (GAD67/65) of the 65 kDa isoform of glutamic acid decarboxylase (..
  89. doi RNA silencing in white petunia flowers creates pigmentation patterns invisible to the human eye
    Kiyoshi Matsubara
    Center for Environment, Health and Field Sciences, Chiba University, 6 2 1 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa, Chiba 277 0882, Japan
    J Plant Physiol 169:920-3. 2012
    ..In this study, we present a petunia cultivar that exhibits a floral pattern that is invisible to humans but is possibly visible to pollinating ..
  90. doi Nonsense mutation of an MYB transcription factor is associated with purple-blue flower color in soybean
    Ryoji Takahashi
    National Institute of Crop Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 8518 Japan
    J Hered 102:458-63. 2011
    ..GmMYB-G20-1 had 53.7% similarity in amino acid sequence with the PH4 gene of petunia controlling blueness and vacuolar pH of flower petals...
  91. doi Pollen proteins bind to the C-terminal domain of Nicotiana alata pistil arabinogalactan proteins
    Christopher B Lee
    Divisions of Biological Sciences, Interdisciplinary Plant Group, Christopher S Bond Life Sciences Center, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:26965-73. 2008
    ..SBP1 from Petunia hybrida and Solanum chacoense is a putative E3 ubiquitin ligase that binds to S-RNase and other proteins...
  92. ncbi Immunocytochemical evidence of calreticulin-like protein in pollen tubes and styles of Petunia hybrida Hort
    M Lenartowska
    Laboratory of Developmental Biology, Institute of General and Molecular Biology, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland
    Protoplasma 219:23-30. 2002
    ..raised against calreticulin (CRT) the locations where the protein occurs in unpollinated and pollinated styles of Petunia hybrida were localized. The epitopes binding the CRT antibody were immunolocalized preferentially in pollen tubes...
  93. doi The genetics of reproductive organ morphology in two Petunia species with contrasting pollination syndromes
    Katrin Hermann
    Institute of Plant Sciences, Altenbergrain 21, 3013, Bern, Switzerland
    Planta 241:1241-54. 2015
    ..The two Petunia species, P. axillaris and P. exserta, display pollination syndromes adapted to moth or hummingbird pollination...
  94. ncbi The A locus that controls anthocyanin accumulation in pepper encodes a MYB transcription factor homologous to Anthocyanin2 of Petunia
    Yelena Borovsky
    Department of Plant Genetics and Breeding, Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center, P O Box 6, 50250, Bet Dagan, Israel
    Theor Appl Genet 109:23-9. 2004
    ..5226 (purple-fruited) and PI 159234 (green-fruited) to a region that corresponds, in tomato, to the location of Petunia anthocyanin 2 ( An2), a regulator of anthocyanin biosynthesis...
  95. ncbi Induction of lateral root structure formation on petunia roots: A novel effect of GMI1000 Ralstonia solanacearum infection impaired in Hrp mutants
    Lena Zolobowska
    Department of Plant Systems Biology, Flanders Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology, Ghent University, Technologiepark 927, B 9052 Ghent, Belgium
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 19:597-606. 2006
    ..solanacearum GMI1000 and Hrp mutants on the root system of petunia plants...
  96. pmc Contribution of WUSCHEL-related homeobox (WOX) genes to identify the phylogenetic relationships among Petunia species
    Ana Lúcia Anversa Segatto
    Laboratory of Molecular Evolution, Department of Genetics, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Genet Mol Biol 39:658-664. 2016
    ..In this study, we characterized the infrageneric genetic variation of Petunia WOX genes...
  97. pmc Fructose sensitivity is suppressed in Arabidopsis by the transcription factor ANAC089 lacking the membrane-bound domain
    Ping Li
    Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai Institute for Biological Sciences, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200032, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:3436-41. 2011
    ..using map-based cloning approach, and FSQ6 was shown to encode the transcription factor gene Arabidopsis NAC (petunia No apical meristem and Arabidopsis transcription activation factor 1, 2 and Cup-shaped cotyledon 2) domain ..
  98. pmc CCoAOMT Down-Regulation Activates Anthocyanin Biosynthesis in Petunia
    Nur Fariza M Shaipulah
    Department of Plant Physiology, University of Amsterdam, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, 1098 XH Amsterdam, The Netherlands N F M S, A V M, A A R, M A H, R C S Pusat Pengajian Sains Marin dan Sekitaran, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, 21030 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia N F M S Department of Biochemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 2063 J K M, B D W, N D andHorticulture and Product Physiology, Plant Sciences Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, the Netherlands 6700 AA J C V
    Plant Physiol 170:717-31. 2016
    Anthocyanins and volatile phenylpropenes (isoeugenol and eugenol) in petunia (Petunia hybrida) flowers have the precursor 4-coumaryl coenzyme A (CoA) in common. These phenolics are produced at different stages during flower development...
  99. pmc EOBII controls flower opening by functioning as a general transcriptomic switch
    Thomas A Colquhoun
    Department of Environmental Horticulture, University of Florida Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Plant Physiol 156:974-84. 2011
    ..Recently an R2R3-MYB was identified in Petunia x hybrida line P720 to have a role in the transcriptional regulation of floral volatile production...
  100. pmc Brassinosteroid biosynthesis and signalling in Petunia hybrida
    Nathalie Verhoef
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Section Genetics, VU University, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Exp Bot 64:2435-48. 2013
    ..Here a forward genetics strategy was used in Petunia hybrida, by which 19 families with phenotypic alterations typical for BR deficiency mutants were identified...
  101. pmc Physical interaction between RRS1-R, a protein conferring resistance to bacterial wilt, and PopP2, a type III effector targeted to the plant nucleus
    Laurent Deslandes
    Max Planck Institut fur Zuchtungsforschung, Abteilung Biochemie, Carl von Linne Weg 10, D 50829 Cologne, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:8024-9. 2003
    ..and PopP1, another member of the YopJ/AvrRxv family present in strain GMI1000 and that confers avirulence in Petunia. We further demonstrate that both the Avr protein and the RRS1 proteins colocalize in the nucleus and that the ..

Research Grants1

  1. RNA EDITING IN PLANT ORGANELLES
    Maureen Hanson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed research should enhance understanding of other forms of RNA processing in the biological world, especially the mechanisms of tRNA, mRNA and rRNA modification and editing. ..

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  2. PHYTOPHTHORA RESISTANT PLANTS BELONGING TO THE SOLANACEAE FAMILY
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  3. Plant anthocyanidin rutinoside aromatic acyl transferases
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  6. Flavonoid 3',5' Hydroxylase gene sequences and uses therefor
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  7. Cassette Plasmid for Expression of Membrane-bound P450
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  8. Flavonoid 3',5' Hydroxylase gene sequences and uses therefor
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  9. Method of Reducing Anthocyanin Content in Petals of Plants using Type IV Chalcone Isomerases
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