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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Bruna Bucciarelli
Plant Science Research
Plant Physiologist

Phone: (612) 625-7038
Fax: (651) 649-5058

USDA-ARS, 411 BORLAUG HALL
1991 UPPER BUFORD CIRCLE
SAINT PAUL , MN 551086026


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Rapid phenotyping of alfalfa root system architecture -
Transgene silencing of sucrose synthase in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) stem vascular tissue suggests a role for invertase in cell wall cellulose synthesis -
Samac, D.A., Bucciarelli, B., Miller, S.S., Yang, S.H., O'Rourke, J.A., Shin, S., Vance, C.P. 2015. Transgene silencing of sucrose synthase in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) stem vascular tissue suggests a role for invertase in cell wall cellulose synthesis. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 15:283. doi:10.1186/s12870-015-0649-4.
The Medicago sativa gene index 1.2: a web-accessible gene expression atlas for investigating expression differences between Medicago sativa subspecies -
O'Rourke, J.A., Fu, F., Bucciarelli, B., Yang, S.S., Samac, D.A., Lamb, J.F., Monteros, M., Graham, M.A., Gronwald, J.W., Krom, N., Li, J., Dai, X., Zhao, P.X., Vance, C.P. 2015. The Medicago sativa gene index 1.2: a web-accessible gene expression atlas for investigating expression differences between Medicago sativa subspecies. BioMed Central (BMC) Genetics. 16:502. DOI: 10.1186/s12864-015-1718-7.
Mechanisms of qualitative and quantitative resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa -
Samac, D.A., Bucciarelli, B., Lamb, J.F. 2015. Mechanisms of qualitative and quantitative resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa [abstract]. Oomycete Molecular Genetics Network. p. 34.
Transgene silencing of sucrose synthase in alfalfa stem vascular tissue by a truncated phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase: sucrose synthase construct -
Gronwald, J.W., Yang, S.H., Bucciarelli, B., Miller, S.S., O'Rourke, J.A., Shin, S., Samac, D.A., Vance, C.P. 2014. Transgene silencing of sucrose synthase in alfalfa stem vascular tissue by a truncated phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase: sucrose synthase construct. Plant Biology. July 12-16, 2014. Portland, OR.
Legume genomics: Understanding biology through DNA and RNA sequencing -
O'Rourke, J.A., Bolon, Y., Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P. 2014. Legume genomics: Understanding biology through DNA and RNA sequencing. Annals Of Botany. 113(7):1107-1120.
The Medicago sativa Gene Index 1.2: A web-accessible expression atlas of two Medicago sativa sub-species -
Fu, F., O'Rourke, J.A., Bucciarelli, B., Yang, S.S., Samac, D.A., Lamb, J.F., Krom, N., Zhao, P.X., Gronwald, J.W., Vance, C.P. 2013. The Medicago sativa Gene Index 1.2: A web-accessible expression atlas of two Medicago sativa sub-species. Cold Spring Harbor Meeting on Genome Informatics. October 30 - November 2, 2013. Cold Spring Harbor, NY.
A re-sequencing based assessment of genomic heterogeneity and fast neutron-induced deletions in a common bean cultivar Reprint Icon -
O'Rourke, J.A., Iniguez, L.P., Bucciarelli, B., Roessler, J., Schumtz, J., McClean, P., Jackson, S.A., Hernandez, G., Graham, M.A., Stupar, R.M., Vance, C.P. 2013. A re-sequencing based assessment of genomic heterogeneity and fast neutron-induced deletions in a common bean cultivar. Frontiers in Plant Genetics and Genomics. DOI:10.3389/fpls.2013.00210.
Regulatory patterns of a large family of defensin-like genes expressed in nodules of Medicago truncatula Reprint Icon -
Nallu, S., Silverstein, K.A., Samac, D.A., Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P., VandenBosch, K.A. 2013. Regulatory patterns of a large family of defensin-like genes expressed in nodules of Medicago truncatula. PLoS One. 8(4):e60355.
An RNA-seq transcriptome analysis of orthophosphate-deficient white lupin reveals novel insights into phosphorus acclimation in plants -
O'Rourke, J.A., Yang, S.H., Miller, S.S., Bucciarelli, B., Liu, J., Rydeen, A., Uhde-Stone, C., Tu, Z., Allan, D., Gronwald, J.W., Vance, C.P. 2012. An RNA-seq transcriptome analysis of orthophosphate-deficient white lupin reveals novel insights into phosphorus acclimation in plants. Plant Physiology. 161(1):705-724.
Comparison of stem morphology and anatomy of two alfalfa clonal lines exhibiting divergent cell wall composition Reprint Icon -
Gronwald, J.W., Bucciarelli, B. 2013. Comparison of stem morphology and anatomy of two alfalfa clonal lines exhibiting divergent cell wall composition. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 93:2858-2863.
Investigating nitrogen deficiency in common beans -
O'Rourke, J.A., Iniguez, L.P., Bucciarelli, B., Woodey, J.L., Shoemaker, R.C., Graham, M.A., Cannon, S.B., Mcclean, P.E., Jackson, S.A., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2012. Investigating nitrogen deficiency in common beans [abstract]. Molecular & Cellular Biology of the Soybean Conference, August 12-15, 2012, Des Moines, Iowa. Available: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/registration/events/soybean/speakeranchor.htm#speaker16.
The transcriptome of common bean: nodules to beans -
O'Rourke, J.A., Iniguez, L.P., Bucciarelli, B., Woody, J.L., McClean, P.E., Jackson, S.A., Shoemaker, R.C., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2011. The transcriptome of common bean: nodules to beans [abstract]. XIV National Congress of Biochemistry and Plant Molecular Biology and 7th Symposium Mexico - USA, November 29-December 2, 2011, Campeche, Mexico. p. 17.
Update on white lupin cluster roots acclimation to phosphorus deficiency -
Cheng, L., Bucciarelli, B., Shen, J., Allan, D., Vance, C.P. 2011. Update on white lupin cluster roots acclimation to phosphorus deficiency. Plant Physiology. 156(3):1025-1032.
The transcriptome of common bean: more than nodulation -
O'Rourke, J.A., Iniguez, L.P., Bucciarelli, B., Woodey, J.L., McClean, P.E., Jackson, S.A., Shoemaker, R.C., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2011. The transcriptome of common bean: more than nodulation [abstract]. Plant Biology 2011, American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting, August 6-10, 2011, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Available: http://abstracts.aspb.org/pb2011/public/M20/M2003.html.
Identifying genes involved in nodulation and symbiotic nitrogen fixation (SNF) in Phaseolus vulgaris using RNAseq technology -
Iniguez, L.P., O'Rourke, J.A., Bucciarelli, B., Woodey, J.L., Shoemaker, R.C., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2011. Identifying genes involved in nodulation and symbiotic nitrogen fixation (SNF) in Phaseolus vulgaris using RNAseq technology [abstract]. Plant Biology 2011, American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting, August 6-10, 2011, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Available: http://abstracts.aspb.org/pb2011/public/P15/P15030.html.
White lupin cluster root acclimation to phosphorus deficiency and root hair development involve unique glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterases Reprint Icon -
Cheng, L., Bucciarelli, B., Liu, J., Zinn, K., Miller, S.S., Patton-Vogt, J., Allan, D., Shen, J., Vance, C.P. 2011. White lupin cluster root acclimation to phosphorus deficiency and root hair development involve unique glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterases. Plant Physiology. 156(3):1131-1148.
An integrative approach to genomic introgression mapping -
Severin, A.J., Peiffer, G., Xu, W.W., Hyten, D.L., Bucciarelli, B., O'Rourke, J.A., Bolon, Y.E., Grant, D.M., Farmer, A.D., May, G.D., Vance, C.P., Shoemaker, R.C., Stupar, R.M. 2010. An integrative approach to genomic introgression mapping. Plant Physiology. 154(1):3-12.
Transcript Profiling of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Using the GeneChip(R) Soybean Genome Array: Optimizing Analysis by Masking Biased Probes Reprint Icon -
Yang, S.H., Valdes-Lopez, O., Xu, W.W., Bucciarelli, B., Gronwald, J.W., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2010. Transcript Profiling of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Using the GeneChip(R) Soybean Genome Array: Optimizing Analysis by Masking Biased Probes. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 10:85. Available: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2229/10/85.
Molecular Analysis of SCARECROW Genes Expressed in White Lupin Cluster Roots Reprint Icon -
Sbabou, L., Bucciarelli, B., Miller, S.S., Liu, J., Brhada, F., Filali-Maltouf, A., Allan, D., Vance, C.P. 2010. Molecular Analysis of SCARECROW Genes Expressed in White Lupin Cluster Roots. Journal of Experimental Botany. 61(5):1351-1363.
Transcript Profiling of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) Using the GeneChip Soybean Genome Array: Optimizing Analysis by Masking Biased Probes -
Yang, S.H., Valdes-Lopez, O., Xu, W.W., Bucciarelli, B., Gronwald, J.W., Hernandez, G., Vance, C.P. 2010. Transcript Profiling of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) Using the GeneChip Soybean Genome Array: Optimizing Analysis by Masking Biased Probes [abstract]. XVIII Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings, January 9-13, 2010, San Diego, California. Abstract P724.
Knock Down of Cell Division Cycle 16 Reveals an Inverse Relationship Between Lateral Root and Nodule Numbers and a Link to Auxin in Medicago truncatula Reprint Icon -
Kuppusamy, K.T., Ivashuta, S., Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P., Gantt, S.J., VandenBosch, K.A. 2009. Knockdown of Cell Division Cycle16 Reveals an Inverse Relationship between Lateral Root and Nodule Numbers and a Link to Auxin in Medicago truncatula. Plant Physiology. 151(3):1155-1166.
Glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterases play an important role in phosphate recycling and phosphate sensing in white lupin -
Cheng, L., Liu, J., Miller, S.S., Bucciarelli, B., Zinn, K.E., Zhang, F., Allan, D.A., Shen, J., Vance, C.P. 2009. Glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterases play an important role in phosphate recycling and phosphate sensing in white lupin [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting, July 18-22, 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii. Paper No. P08022.
Molecular cloning, characterization and regulation of two different NADH-glutamate synthase cDNAs in bean nodules Reprint Icon -
Blanco, L., Reddy, P.M., Silvente, S., Bucciarelli, B., Khandual, S., Alvarado-Affantrange, X., Sanchez, F., Miller, S.S., Vance, C.P., Lara-Flores, M. 2008. Molecular cloning, characterization and regulation of two different NADH-glutamate synthase cDNAs in bean nodules. Plant Cell and Environment. 31:454-472.
Scarecrow (SCR) mediates root development in Lupinus albus and Medicago truncatula -
Sbabou, L., Podkowinski, J., Bucciarelli, B., Miller, S.S., Allan, D., Vance, C.P. 2007. Scarecrow (SCR) mediates root development in Lupinus albus and Medicago truncatula [abstract]. Botany and Plant Biology 2007 Joint Congress, July 7-11, 2007, Chicago, Illinois. Abstract No. P26023. Available: http://2007.botanyconference.org/engine/search/index.php?func=detail&aid=498.
Sharing phenotypic data: a coding system and a developmental model Reprint Icon -
Hanan, J., Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P. 2007. Sharing phenotypic data: a coding system and a developmental model. In: Mathesius, U., Journet, E.P., Sumner, L.W., editors. Medicago truncatula Handbook. ISBN 0-9754303-1-9. Available: http://www.noble.org/MedicagoHandbook/.
STANDARDIZED METHOD FOR ANALYSIS OF MEDICAGO TRUNCATULA PHENOTYPIC DEVELOPMENT -
Bucciarelli, B., Hanan, J., Palmquist, D.E., Vance, C.P. 2006. A standardized method for analysis of Medicago truncatula phenotypic development. Plant Physiology. 142:207-219.
THE AFFYMETRIX MEDICAGO GENECHIP ARRAY IS APPLICABLE FOR TRANSCRIPT ANALYSIS OF ALFALFA (MEDICAGO SATIVA) -
Tesfaye, M., Silverstein, K.A., Bucciarelli, B., Samac, D.A., Vance, C.P. 2006. The Affymetrix Medicago Genechip Array is applicable for transcript analysis of alfalfa (Medicago sativa). Functional Plant Biology. 33:783-788.
TRANSCRIPT ANALYSIS OF MEDICAGO SPP. -
Tesfaye, M., Bucciarelli, B., Samac, D.A., Vance, C.P. 2006. Transcript analysis of Medicago spp. Third International Conference on Legume Genomics and Genetics, April 9-13, 2006, Brisbane, Australia. p. 79.
RECRUITMENT OF NOVEL CALCIUM-BINDING PROTEINS FOR ROOT NODULE SYMBIOSIS IN MEDICAGO TRUNCATULA -
Liu, J., Miller, S.S., Graham, M., Bucciarelli, B., Catalano, C.M., Sherrier, D.J., Samac, D.A., Ivashuta, S., Fedorova, M., Matsumoto, P., Gantt, J.S., Vance, C.P. 2006. Recruitment of novel calcium-binding proteins for root nodule symbiosis in Medicago truncatula. Plant Physiology. 141:167-177.
AN ASSESSMENT OF NODULATION AND NITROGEN FIXATION IN INOCULATED INGA OERSTEDIANA, A NITROGEN-FIXING TREE SHADING ORGANICALLY GROWN COFFEE IN CHIAPAS, MEXICO -
Grossman, J.M., Sheaffer, C., Wyse, D., Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P., Graham, P.H. 2006. An assessment of nodulation and nitrogen fixation in inoculated Inga oerstediana, a nitrogen-fixing tree shading organically grown coffee in Chiapas, Mexico. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 38(4):769-784.
RNA INTERFERENCE IDENTIFIES A CALCIUM-DEPENDENT PROTEIN KINASE INVOLVED IN ROOT DEVELOPMENT -
Ivashuta, S., Liu, J., Liu, J., Lohar, D.P., Haridas, S., Bucciarelli, B., VandenBosch, K.A., Vance, C.P., Harrison, M.J., Gantt, J.S. 2005. RNA interference identifies a calcium-dependent protein kinase involved in Medicago truncatula root development. The Plant Cell. 17:2911-2921.
SHOOT SIGNALS AND MOLECULAR REGULATION OF P-DEFICIENCY INDUCED GENES IN CLUSTER ROOTS OF WHITE LUPIN -
Liu, J., Yamagishi, M., Uhde-Stone, C., Bucciarelli, B., Samac, D.A., Allan, D., Vance, C.P. 2005. Shoot signals and molecular regulation of P-deficiency induced genes in cluster roots of white lupin. In: Li, C.J., Zhang, F.S., Doberman, A., editors. Plant Nutrition for Food Security, Human Health and Environmental Protection. Proceedings of the 15th Plant Nutrition Colloquium, September 14-19, 2005, Beijing, The People's Republic of China. Beijing: Tsinghua University Press. p. 94-96.
PHENOTYPIC GROWTH STAGE ANALYSIS OF MEDICAGO TRUNCATULA UNDER NUTRIENT STRESS -
Bucciarelli, B., Vance, C.P. 2005. Phenotypic growth stage analysis of Medicago truncatula under nutrient stress [abstract]. Model Legume Congress, June 5-9, 2005, Pacific Grove, California. Paper No. S15, p. 26.
A CALCIUM-DEPENDENT PROTEIN KINASE CONTROLS ROOT DEVELOPMENT AND SYMBIOTIC INTERACTIONS -
Ivashuta, S., Liu, J., Liu, J., Lohar, D.P., Haridas, S., Bucciarelli, B., Vandenbosch, K.A., Vance, C.P., Harrison, M.J., Gantt, J.S. 2005. A calcium-dependent protein kinase controls root development and symbiotic interactions. 2005 Model Legume Congress, June 5-9, 2005, Pacific Grove, California. Paper No. S24, p. 35.
ROOT NODULE SPECIFIC CALMODULIN-LIKE PROTEINS; CO-OPTING GENES FOR SYMBIOSIS -
Liu, J., Miller, S.S., Graham, M., Bucciarelli, B., Catalano, C.M., Sherrier, D.J., Samac, D.A., Ivashuta, S., Fedorova, M., Matsumoto, P., Gantt, J.S., Vance, C.P. 2005. Root nodule specific calmodulin-like proteins; co-opting genes for symbiosis. 2nd Australian Model Legume Workshop Proceedings, April 5-8, 2005, Rottnest Island, Western Australia. p. 13.
EXPRESSIONAL ANALYSIS OF A NOVEL R2R3-MYB GENE IN WHITE LUPIN ROOTS -
GENOME CLUSTERING OF NOVEL CALCIUM BINDING PROTEINS INVOLVED IN ROOT NODULE SYMBIOSIS -
Miller, S.S., Liu, J., Graham, M., Fedorova, M., Bucciarelli, B., Catalano, C., Sherrier, J., Matsumoto, P., Samac, D.A., Gantt, S., Vance, C.P. 2005. Genome clustering of novel calcium binding proteins involved in root nodule symbiosis [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome XIII Abstracts. Paper No. W-206, p. 49.
SIGNALING OF PHOSPHORUS DEFICIENCY INDUCED GENE EXPRESSION IN WHITE LUPIN REQUIRES SUGARS AND PHLOEM TRANSPORT -
Liu, J., Samac, D.A., Bucciarelli, B., Allan, D.L., Vance, C.P. 2005. Signaling of phosphorus deficiency induced gene expression in white lupin requires sugars and phloem transport. Plant Journal. 41:257-268.
LOCALIZATION OF SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASES AND HYDROGEN PEROXIDE IN LEGUME ROOT NODULES -
Rubio, M.C., James, E.K., Clemente, M.R., Bucciarelli, B., Fedorova, M., Vance, C.P., Becana, M. 2004. Localization of superoxide dismutases and hydrogen peroxide in legume root nodules. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 17(12):1294-1305.
IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF NOVEL CALCIUM BINDING PROTEINS IN THE SYMBIOSOME SPACE OF M. TRUNCATULA -
Liu, J., Miller, S.S., Bucciarelli, B., Fedorova, M., Matsumoto, P., Graham, M., Sherrier, J., Samac, D.A., Gantt, S., Vance, C.P. 2004. Identification and characterization of novel calcium binding proteins in the symbiosome space of M. truncatula [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting, July 24-28, 2004, Orlando, FL. Abstract No. 24004.
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