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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Selected Publications
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Maron LG, Piñeros MA, Guimarães CT, Magalhaes JV, Pleiman JF, Mao C, Belicuas SNJ, Kochian LV. 2010. Two functionally distinct members of the MATE (multidrug and toxic compound extrusion) family of transporters potentially underlie two major Al tolerance QTL in maize. Plant Journal (In Press).


Shaff   JE, Schultz   BE, Craft EJ, Clark   RT, Kochian LV. 2010. GEOCHEM-EZ: A Chemical Speciation Program with Greater Power and Flexibility. Plant Soil (In Press).


Liu JW, Magalhaes JV, Shaff JE, Kochian LV. 2009. Aluminum-activated citrate and malate transporters from the MATE and ALMT families function independently to confer Arabidopsis aluminum tolerance. Plant Journal 57: 389-399.


Ligaba A, Kochian LV, Pineros MA. 2009. Phosphorylation at S384 regulates the activity of the TaALMT1 malate transporter that underlies aluminum resistance in wheat. Plant Journal 60: 411-423.


Pineros MA, Cancado GMA, Maron LG, Lyi MS, Menossi M, Kochian LV. 2008. Not all ALMT1-type transporters mediate aluminum-activated organic acid responses: The case of ZmALMT1 . Plant Journal 53: 352-367.


Maron LG, Kirst M, Mao C, Milner MJ, Menossi M and LV. Kochian. 2008. Transcriptional profiling of aluminum toxicity and tolerance responses in maize roots. New Phytologist 179: 116–128.


Pineros MA, Cancado GMA, Kochian LV. 2008. Novel properties of the wheat aluminum tolerance organic acid transporter (TaALMT1) revealed by electrophysiological characterization in Xenopusoocytes: Functional and structural implications. Plant Physiol 147: 2131-2146.


Klein MA, Sekimoto H, Milner MJ and LV Kochian. 2008. Investigation of heavy metal hyperaccumulation at the cellular level: development and characterization of Thlaspi caerulescenssuspension cell lines. Plant Physiol 147: 2006-2016.


Milner MJ, Kochian LV. 2008. Investigating heavy-metal hyperaccumulation using Thlaspi caerulescensas a model system. Ann Bot 102: 3-13


Magalhaes JM, Liu J, Guimares CT, Lana UGP, Alves VM, Wang Y-H, Schaffert RE, Hoekenga OA, Shaff JE, Pineros MA, Klein PE, and LV Kochian. 2007. A gene in the multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) family confers aluminum tolerance in sorghum.. Nature Genetics 39: 1156-1161.


Kupper H, Seib LO, Sivaguru M, Hoekenga OA, and LV Kochian. 2007. A novel method for quantitative in situhybridization in plants reveals regulation of a zinc transporter in the Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens(Ganges). The Plant Journal 50: 159-175.


Liao H, Wan H, Shaff JE, Wang X, Yan X, and Kochian LV. 2006.   Phosphorus and aluminum ınteractions in soybean in relation to Al tolerance: Exudation of specific organic acids from different regions of the ıntact root system. Plant Physiol 141: 674-684.


Hoekenga OA, Maron LG, Pineros MA, Cancado GMA, Shaff JE, Kobayashi Y, Ryan PR, Dong B, Delhaize E, Sasaki T, Matsumoto H, Koyama H, and LV Kochian. 2006. AtALMT1 (At1g08430) is a novel, essential factor for aluminum tolerance in Arabidopsis thaliana and encodes an aluminum-activated malate transporter. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 103: 9738-9743.


Hart JJ, Welch RM, Norvell, WA, and Kochian LV. 2006. Characterization of cadmium uptake, translocation and storage in near-isogenic lines of durum wheat that differ in grain cadmium concentration.   New Phytologist 172: 261-271


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