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Latest Publications

The use of SlAdh2 promoter as a novel fruit-specific promoter in transgenic tomato
Chung, M.Y., Naing, A.H., Vrebalov, J., Shanmugam, A., Lee, D.J., Park, I.H., Kim, C.K., Giovannoni,…
J Plant Biotechnol.
Interception of the “Bycroft-Gowland” Intermediate in the Enzymatic Macrocyclization of Thiopeptides
Bogart, J.W., Kramer, N.J., Turlik, A., Bleich, R.M., Catlin, D.S., Schroeder, Frank, Nair, S.K., Wi…
J Am Chem Soc..
Rosa Hybrida RhERF1 and RhERF4 Mediate Ethylene- And Auxin-Regulated Petal Abscission by Influencing Pectin Degradation
Gao, Y., Liu, Y., Liang, Y., Lu, J., Jiang, C., Fei, Zhangjun, Jiang, C.Z., Ma, C., Gao, J.
Plant J..
BrAPI-an Application Programming Interface for Plant Breeding Applications
Selby, P., Abeeloos, R., Backlund, J.E., Salida, M.B., Bauchet, G., Benites-Alfaro, O.E., Birkett, C…
RNA aptamer capture of macromolecular complexes for mass spectrometry analysis
Ray, J., Kruse, A., Ozer, A., Kajitani, T., Johnson, R., MacCoss, M., Heck, Michelle L., Lis, J.T.
Nucleic Acids Res..
Arabidopsis SMALL DEFENSE-ASSOCIATED PROTEIN 1 Modulates Pathogen Defense and Tolerance to Oxidative Stress
Dutta, A., Choudhary, P., Gupta-Bouder, P., Chatterjee, S., Liu, P.P., Klessig, Daniel F., Raina, R.
Front Plant Sci..
Transmission modes affect the population structure of potato virus Y in potato
da Silva, W., Kutnjak, D., Xu, Y., Xu, Y., Giovannoni, James J., Elena, S.F., Gray, S.
PLoS Pathog..
Ectopic expression of miRNA172 in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) reveals novel function in fruit development through regulation of an AP2 transcription factor
Chung, M.Y., Nath, U.K., Vrebalov, J., Gapper, N., Lee, J.M., Lee, D.J., Kim, C.K., Giovannoni, Jame…
BMC Plant Biol.

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