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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Commercialization of New Industrial Crop Germplasm and Cropping Systems Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Plant acyl-CoA:lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferases (LPCATs) have different specificities in their forward and reverse reactions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lager, I., Yilmaz, J., Zhou, X., Jasieniecka, K., Kazachkov, M., Wang, P., Zou, J., Weselake, R., Smith, M.A., Bayon, S., Dyer, J.M., Shockey, J.M., Heinz, E., Green, A., Banas, A., Stymne, S. 2013. Plant acyl-CoA:lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferases (LPCATs) have different specificities in their forward and reverse reactions. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288(52):36902-36914.
Overexpression of transcription factor OsWR2 1 regulates wax/cutin biosynthesis and enhances drought tolerance in rice - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(27-Oct-13)
Identification of a new class of lipid droplet-associated proteins in plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Horn, P.J., James, C.N., Gidda, S.K., Kilaru, A., Dyer, J.M., Mullen, R.T., Ohlrogge, J.B., Chapman, K.D. 2013. Identification of a new class of lipid droplet-associated proteins in plants. Plant Physiology. 162:1926-1936.
The alpha/beta hydrolase CGI-58 and peroxisomal transport protein PXA1 coregulate lipid homeostasis and signaling in Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Park, S., Gidda, S.K., James, C.N., Horn, P.J., Khuu, N., Seay, D.C., Keereetaweep, J., Chapman, K.D., Mullen, R.T., and Dyer, J.M. 2013. The alpha/beta hydrolase CGI-58 and peroxisomal transport protein PXA1 coregulate lipid homeostasis and signaling in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 25:1726-1739.
Fruit cuticle lipid composition and water loss in a diverse collection of pepper (capsicum) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parsons, E.P., Popopvsky, S., Lohrey, G.T., Alkalai-Tuvia, Perzelan, Y., Bosland, P., Bebeli, P., Paran, I., Fallik, E., Jenks, M.A. 2013. Fruit cuticle lipid composition and water loss in a diverse collection of pepper (capsicum). Physiologia Plantarum. doi:10.1111/ppl.12035.
Molecular characterization of the fatty alcohol oxidation pathway for wax-ester mobilization in germinated jojoba seeds - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rajangam, A.S., Gidda, S.K., Craddock, C., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M., Eastmond, P.J. 2012. Molecular characterization of the fatty alcohol oxidation pathway for wax-ester mobilization in germinated jojoba seeds. Plant Physiology. 161:72-80.
Cgi-58 Regulates Triacylglycerol Homeostasis and Lipid Signaling Pathways in Plants Through Interaction with the Peroxisomal Transport Protein Pxa1. - (Abstract Only)
(02-Nov-12)
Biophysical characterization of higher plant Rubisco activase - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Henderson, N.J., Hazra, S., Dunkle, A.M., Salvucci, M.E., Wachter, R.M. 2013. Biophysical characterization of higher plant Rubisco activase. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1834(1):87-97.
The glossyhead1 Allele of ACC1 Reveals a Principal Role for multidomain acetyl-coenzyme a carboxylase in the biosynthesis of cuticular waxes by arabidopsis[c][w][oa] - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, S., Zhao, H., Parsons, E.P., Xu, C., Kosma, D.K., Xu, X., Chao, D., Lohrey, G., Bangarusamy, D.K., Wang, G., Bressan, R.A., Jenks, M.A., 2012. The glossyhead1 Allele of ACC1 Reveals a Principal Role for multidomain acetyl-coenzyme a carboxylase in the biosynthesis of cuticular waxes by arabidopsis[c][w][oa]. Plant Physiology, Vol. 157, pp. 1079-1092.
Steady-state chlorophyll flourescence (Fs) as a tool to monitor plant heat and drought stress - (Abstract Only)
(23-Jul-12)
The temperature response of CO2 assimilation, photochemical activities and rubisco activation in camelina sativa, a potential bioenergy crop with limited capacity for acclimation to heat stress. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Do Carmo Silva, A., Salvucci, M.E., 2012. The temperature response of CO2 assimilation, photochemical activities and rubisco activation in camelina sativa, a potential bioenergy crop with limited capacity for acclimation to heat stress. Planta, DOI:10.1007/s00425-012-1691-1.
Arabidopsis ECERIFERUM9 involvement in cuticle formation and maintenance of plant water status - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, S., Zhao, H., Des Marais, D.L., Parsons, E.P., Wen, X., Xu, X., Bangarusamy, D.K., Wang, G., Rowland, O., Juenger, T., Bressan, R.A., Jenks, M.A., 2012. Arabidopsis ECERIFERUM9 involvement in cuticle formation and maintenance of plant water status. Plant Physiology, Vol. 159, pp. 930-944.
Biogenesis and functions of lipid droplets in plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chapman, K.D., Dyer, J.M., Mullen, R.T., 2012. Biogenesis and functions of lipid droplets in plants. Journal of Lipid Research, 53:215-226.
Fruit cuticle lipid composition and fruit post-harvest water loss in an advanced backcross generation of pepper (Capsicum sp.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parsons, E.P., Popopvsky, S., Lohrey, G.T., Lu, S., Alkalai-Tuvia, S., Perzelan, Y., Paran, I., Fallik, E., Jenks, M.A., 2012. Fruit cuticle lipid composition and fruit post-harvest water loss in an advanced backcross generation of pepper (Capsicum sp.). Physiologia Plantarum, DOI:10.1111/j.1399-3054.2012.01592.x.
Response of spring type wheat (triticum aestivum l.) cultivars to different chilling treatments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahmad, M., Razzaq, A., Ashraf, M., Qayyum, A., Jenks, M.A., 2011. Response of spring type wheat (triticum aestivum l.) cultivars to different chilling treatments. African Journal of Biotechnology, Vol. 10(73), pp. 16541-16547.
Water stress causes differential effects on germination indices, total soluble sugar and proline content in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Qayyum, A., Razzaq, A., Ahmad, M., Jenks, M.A. 2011. Water stress causes differential effects on germination indices, total soluble sugar and proline content in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) genotypes. African Journal of Biotechnology. 10(64):14038-14045.
Osmotic stress causes differential effects on germination indices, total soluble sugar, and proline content in different wheat (triticum aestivum L.) genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(09-Sep-11)
Guayule production on the southern high plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(01-May-11)
Registration of ‘Titan’ Peanut - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Balota, M., Mozingo, R.W., Coffelt, T.A., Isleib, T.G., Beahm, B.R., Pittman, H.G., Bryant, F.S., Copeland, P.A., Daughtrey, C.J., Kennedy, B.C. 2011. Registration of ‘Titan’ peanut. Journal of Plant Registrations. 5(3):266-272.
Kenaf composition boards with termite resistance - (Proceedings)
(13-Apr-11)
The Relationship of Temperature to Plant Morphology of Lesquerella - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dierig, D.A., Crafts-Brandner, S.J. 2011. The Relationship of Temperature to Plant Morphology of Lesquerella. Crop Science. 51:2165-2173.
Hydrophobic-domain-dependent protein-protein interactions mediate the localization of GPAT enzymes to ER subdomains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gidda, S.K., Shockey, J.M., Rothstein, S.J., Dyer, J.M., Mullen, R.T. 2011. Hydrophobic-domain-dependent protein-protein interactions mediate the localization of GPAT enzymes to ER subdomains. Traffic. 12:452-472.
Effects of Guayule Resin on Termite Feeding Activity - (Proceedings)
Slosky, L., Baker, P., Coffelt, T.A., Nakayam, F., Machtley, S.A., Hagler, J.R. 2011. Effects of Guayule Resin on Termite Feeding Activity. 22nd Annual UBRP Conference, Tucson, AZ, January 22, 2011, 22:43.
The N termini of Brassica and tung omega-3 fatty acid desaturases mediate proteasome-dependent protein degradation in plant cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Khuu, N., Gidda, S., Shockey, J.M., Dyer, J.M., Mullen, R.T., 2011. The N termini of Brassica and tung omega-3 fatty acid desaturases mediate proteasome-dependent protein degradation in plant cells. Plant Signaling and Behavior. 6(3):422-425.
Disruption of the Arabidopsis CGI-58 homologue produces Chanarin-Dorfman-like lipodystrophy in plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
James, C.N., Horn, P.J., Case, C.R., Gidda, S.K., Zhang, D., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M., Anderson, R.G., and Chapman, K.D. 2010. Disruption of the Arabidopsis CGI-58 homologue produces Chanarin-Dorfman-like lipodystrophy in plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107:17833-17838.
An interspecific BC2 Lesquerella hybrid yield trial - (Abstract Only)
Tomasi, P., Dierig, D.A., Dyer, J.M., Coffelt, T.A. (2010). An interspecific BC2 Lesquerella hybrid yield trial. 22nd Annual Meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops, September 18 - 22, 2010, Fort Collins, CO, p. 14.
Guayule Production on the Southern High Plains - (Abstract Only)
Foster, M.A., Coffelt, T.A., and Petty, A.K. (2010). Guayule Production on the Southern High Plains. 22nd Annual Meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops, September 18 - 22, 2010, Fort Collins, CO, p. 5.
Harvest height and frequency effects on guayule latex, rubbers, and resin yields - (Abstract Only)
Coffelt, T.A. and Ray, D.T. (2010). Harvest height and frequency effects on guayule latex, rubbers, and resin yields. 22nd Annual Meeting of the Association of the Advancement of Industrial Crops, September 18 - 22, 2010, Fort Collins, CO, p. 50.
Determining Ploidy Level in Guayule Breeding Populations - (Abstract Only)
Coffelt, T.A., Gore, M.A., and Ray, D.T. (2010). Determining Ploidy Level in Guayule Breeding Populations. Meeting Abstract.
Disruption of the human CGI-58 homologue in Arabidopsis results in lipid droplet accumulation in the cytosol of plant cells - (Abstract Only)
James, C.N., Horn, P.J., Richardson, C.C., Gidda, S.K., Zhang, D., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M., Anderson, R.G., and Chapman, K.D. (2010). Disruption of the human CGI-58 homologue in Arabidopsis results in lipid droplet accumulation in the cytosol of plant cells. FASEB Summer Research Conferences, Lipid Droplets: Metabolic Consequences of the Storage of Neutral Lipids. July 25 - 30, 2010, Steamboat, CO.
Cloning of Phospholipase A2s from Lesquerella Fendleri - (Abstract Only)
Chen, G., Krishnamurthy, R., Mietkiewska, E., Snyder, C., Dyer, J.M., and Weselake, R. (2010). Cloning of Phospholipase A2s from Lesquerella Fendleri. International Symposium on Plant Lipids, July 11 - 16, 2010, Cairns, Australia.
Transmembrane domain-dependent protein-protein interactions participate in the localization of GPAT enzymes to ER subdomains - (Abstract Only)
Gidda, S.K., Shockey, J.M., Rothstein, S.J., Dyer, J.M., and Mullen, R.T. (2010). Transmembrane domain-dependent protein-protein interactions participate in the localization of GPAT enzymes to ER subdomains. Joint Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plant Biologists & the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists, July 31 - August 4, 2010, Montreal, Canada.
Distinct Pathways Mediate the Sorting of Tail-anchored Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Proteins - (Abstract Only)
Marty, N.J., Hwang, Y.T., Zhang, D., Dyer, J.M., and Mullen, R.T. (2010). Distinct Pathways Mediate the Sorting of Tail-anchored Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Proteins. Joint Meeting of the American Society of Plant Biologists and the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists, July 31 - August 4, 2010, Montreal, Canada.
Cutting height effects on guayule latex, rubber and resin yields - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coffelt, T.A. and Ray, D.T. 2010. Cutting height effects on guayule latex, rubber and resin yields. Industrial Crops and Products. 31:264-268.
A Set of Descriptions for Evaluating Guayule Germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coffelt, T.A. and Johnson, L. 2010. A set of descriptions for evaluating guayule germplasm. Industrial Crops and Products. 34:1252-1255.
Biogenesis of ER subdomains containing DGAT2, an enzyme involved in industrial oil biosynthesis - (Abstract Only)
Gidda, S.K., Shockey, J.M., Mullen, R.T., and Dyer, J.M. (2010). Biogenesis of ER subdomains containing DGAT2, an enzyme involved in industrial oil biosynthesis. Annual Meeting of the American Oil Chemists' Society, May 11 - 16, 2010, Phoenix, AZ.
Imaging lipid droplets in Arabidopsis mutants - (Abstract Only)
James, C.N., Horn, P.J., Richardson, C.C., Gidda, S.K., Zhang, D., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M., Anderson, R.G., Chapman, K.D. 2010. Imaging lipid droplets in Arabidopsis mutants. Annual Meeting of the Southern Section American Society of Plant Biologists, April 10 - 12, 2010, Knoxville, TN.
Activation of Rubisco by activase in leaf extracts - (Abstract Only)
(14-Mar-10)
Structural changes associated with the acute thermal instability of Rubisco activase - (Abstract Only)
(14-Mar-10)
Temperature-Sensitive, Post-Translational Regulation of Plant Omega-3 Fatty Acid Desaturases Is Mediated by the Er-Associated Degradation Pathway - (Abstract Only)
Zhang, D., Quin, J.B., Bourassa, L., Foss, S., Shockey, J.M., Gidda, S.K., Chapman, K.D., Mullen, R.T., and Dyer, J.M. (2010). Temperature-sensitive, post-translational regulation of plant omega-3 fatty acid desaturases is mediated by the ER-associated degradation pathway. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, April 24 - 28, 2010, Anaheim, CA.
Environmental, irrigation and fertilization impacts on the seed quality of guayule (Parthenium argentatum Gray) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bekaardt, C.R., Coffelt, T.A., Fenwick, J.R., Wiesner, L.E. Environmental, irrigation and fertilization impacts on the seed quality of guayule (Parthenium argentatum Gray). Industrial Crops and Products (2010), Vol. 31, Issue 3, pp. 427-436.
Biogenesis of glycerol 3-phosphate acyltransferase (GPAT): influence of transmembrane domains and protein-protein interactions on the localization of GPAT to ER subdomains - (Abstract Only)
Gidda, S.K., Shockey, J.M., Dyer, J.M., and Mullen, R.T. (2009). Biogenesis of glycerol 3-phosphate acyltransferase (GPAT): influence of transmembrane domains and protein-protein interactions on the localization of GPAT to ER subdomains. Eastern Regional Meeting of the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists, December 4 - 5, 2009, Guelph, Ontarion, Canada.
Distinct Pathways Mediate the Sorting of Tail-anchored Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Proteins - (Abstract Only)
Marty, N.J., Hwang, Y.T., Zhang, D., Dyer, J.M., and Mullen, R.T. (2009). Distinct Pathways Mediate the Sorting of Tail-anchored Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Proteins. Eastern Regional Meeting of the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists, December 4 - 5, 2009, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
A Set of Descriptors for Evaluating Guayule Germplasm - (Proceedings)
Coffelt, T.A. and Johnson, L. (2009). A set of descriptors for evaluating guayule germplasm. In: Cermack, S.C. and M. Berti, Eds. 21st Annual Meeting of the Association for Advancement of Industrial Crops (AAIC), Chillan, Chile, p. 18.
Guayule: Culture, breeding and rubber production - (Book / Chapter)
Ray, D.T., Foster, M.A., Coffelt, T.A., Mcmahan, C.M. Guayule: Culture, Breeding and Rubber Production, Industrial Crops and Uses (2010), pp. 384-410.
Oil accumulation in leaves directed by modification of fatty acid breakdown and lipid synthesis pathways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Slocombe, S.P., Cornah, J., Pinfield-Wells, H., Soady, K., Zhang, Q.Y., Gilday, A., Dyer, J.M., Graham, I.A. (2009). Oil accumulation in leaves directed by modification of fatty acid breakdown and lipid synthesis pathways. Plant Biotechnology Journal,7:694-703.
Arabidopsis thaliana GPAT8 and GPAT9 are localized to the ER and possess distinct ER retrieval signals: functional divergence of the dilysine ER retrieval motif in plant cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gidda, S.K., Shockey, J.M., Rothstein, S.J., Dyer, J.M., Mullen, R.T. (2009). Arabidopsis thaliana GPAT8 and GPAT9 are localized to the ER and possess distinct ER retrieval signals: functional divergence of the dilysine ER retrieval motif in plant cells. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 47:867-879.
Highlights of Recent Progress in Plant Lipid Research - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lessire, R., Cahoon, E., Chapman, K., Dyer, J.M., Eastmond, P., Heinz, E. 2009. Highlights of Recent Progress in Plant Lipid Research. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 47:443-447.
Addition of an N-terminal epitope tag significantly increases the activity of plant fatty acid desaturases expressed in yeast cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Quin, J.B., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M. 2009. Addition of an N-terminal epitope tag significantly increases the activity of plant fatty acid desaturases expressed in yeast cells. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 83:117-125.
Highlights of the International Symposium on Plant Lipids, 18th ISPL 2008, Bordeaux July 20–25th, 2008 - (Proceedings)
Lessire, R., Beisson, F., Chapman, K., Dyer, J.M., Eastmond, P. (2008). Highlights of the International Symposium on Plant Lipids, 18th ISPL 2008, Bordeaux July 20–25th, 2008. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology 110:1190-1194.
Characterization and Recycling of Waste Water from Guayule Latex Extraction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Coffelt, T.A., Williams, C.F. 2009. Characterization and recycling of waste water from guayule latex extraction. Industrial Crops and Products (29), pp. 648-653.
Chemical constituents and physical properties of guayule wood and bark - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chow, P., Nakayama, F.S., Blahnik, B., Youngquist, J., Coffelt, T.A. 2008. Chemical constituents and physical properties of guayule wood and bark. Industrial Crops and Products, 28:303-308.
A weed control program for establishing lesquerella - (Proceedings)
Foster, M.A., Dierig, D.A., Wintermeyer, M. 2007. A weed control program for establishing lesquerella. Issues in New Crops and New Uses. In: Janick, J. and Whipkey, A. (eds.). ASHS Press, Alexandria, VA, pp. 95-96. 2007.
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