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Research Project: Enhancing Specialty Crop Tolerance to Saline Irrigation Waters

Location: Agricultural Water Efficiency and Salinity Research Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Variable salinity responses and comparative gene expression in woodland strawberry genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sandhu, D., Pudussery, M.V., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Pallete, A., Grover, K.K., Hummer, K.E. 2019. Variable salinity responses and comparative gene expression in woodland strawberry genotypes. Scientia Horticulturae. 254:61-69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2019.04.071.

Expression of the high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock 'Nemaguard' improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kaundal, A., Sandhu, D., Duenas, M., Ferreira, J.F. 2019. Expression of the high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock 'Nemaguard' improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis. PLoS One. 14(3):e0214473. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0214473.

Functional complementation of the high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock resulted in enhanced salinity tolerance in Arabidopsis - (Abstract Only)

Understanding the landscape of salt tolerance mechanism in alfalfa - (Abstract Only)

Linking performance of almond rootstocks to underlying physiological and genetic determinants of salinity tolerance - (Abstract Only)

The impact of foliar fertilizers on growth, and biochemical responses of Thymus vulgaris to salinity stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zrig, A., Ferreira, J.F., Hamouda, F., Tounekti, T., Selim, S., Jaouni, S.A., Khemira, H., Abdelgawad, H. 2019. The impact of foliar fertilizers on growth, and biochemical responses of Thymus vulgaris to salinity stress. Arid Land Research and Management. https://doi.org/10.1080/15324982.2018.1551817.

Physiological and biochemical responses of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) to salinity stress - (Proceedings)
Cornacchione, M.V., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2018. Physiological and biochemical responses of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) to salinity stress. Proceedings of the Second World of Alfalfa Congress. 179.

The high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock ‘Nemaguard’ improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis - (Abstract Only)

Spinach (Spinacea oleracea, L.) response to salinity: nutritional value, physiological parameters, antioxidant capacity, and gene expression - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Sandhu, D., Liu, X., Halvorson, J.J. 2018. Spinach (Spinacea oleracea, L.) response to salinity: nutritional value, physiological parameters, antioxidant capacity, and gene expression. Agriculture. 8(10):163. https://doi.org/10.3390/agriculture8100163.

Salt tolerant alfalfa: A way to cope with an increasing soil and water salinity - (Abstract Only)