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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Genomic Analysis of the Early Responses of Developing Rice Seedlings to Cold Stress

item Cheng, Chen - DEPT BIOL SCI, UNIV MAINE
item DE Los Reyes, Benildo - DEPT BIOL SCI, UNIV MAINE
item Jia, Yulin
item Yun, Song Joong - CHONBUK NATL U,CHONJU,KOR
item Ressom, Habtom - LOMBARDI COMP CANCER CTR

Submitted to: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: March 28, 2006
Publication Date: April 3, 2006
Citation: Cheng, C., De Los Reyes, B.G., Jia, Y., Yun, S., Zhang, Y., Ressom, H. 2006. Genomic analysis of the early responses of developing rice seedlings to cold stress. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. p. 13.

Technical Abstract: Rice is highly sensitive to low temperature particularly during the early stages of seedling establishment. In general, japonicas are more tolerant than most indicas. Given the biochemical complexity of adaptive responses to stress, the genotypic basis of differential low temperature sensitivity must rely on intricate mechanisms that integrate a plethora of molecular changes. Our previous analysis of candidate genes from a subtracted rice EST C dynamics and regulatory aspects of the early events leading to adaptive responses in a cold-tolerant model japonica cultivar. The significance of the upregulated component of the cold stress transcriptome is discussed.

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