Stress Adaptation Research Unit

Laboratories

Publications

2018

Original Papers

Luo S, Tian L, Chang C, Wang S, Zhang J, Zhou X, Tran LS, Tian C (2018). Grass and maize vegetation systems restore saline-sodic soils in the Songnen plain of Northeast China. Land Degrad Develop, doi. 10.1002/ldr.2895.

Kurjogi M, Satapute P, Jogaiah S, Abdelrahman M, Daddam JR, Ramu V, Tran LS (2018). Computational modeling of the staphylococcal enterotoxins and their interaction with natural antitoxin compounds. Int J Mol Sci 19:133.
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Shabanian S, Nasr Esfahani M, Karamian R, Tran LS (2018). Physiological and biochemical modifications by postharvest treatment with sodium nitroprusside extend vase life of cut flowers of two gerbera cultivars. Postharvest Biol Technol 137:1-8.

2017

Original Papers

Kumari P, Singh S, Yadav S, Tran LS (2017). Pretreatment of seeds with thidiazuron delimits its negative effects on explants and promotes regeneration in chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.). Plant Cell Tissue Organ Cult, doi. 10.1007/s11240-017-1365-6.

Jogaiah S, Kurjogi M, Abdelrahman M, Nagabhushana H, Tran LS (2017). Ganoderma applanatum-mediated green synthesis of silver nanoparticles: structural characterization and in vitro and in vivo biomedical and agrochemical properties. Arabian J Chemistry, doi. 10.1016/j.arabjc.2017.12.002.
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Abdel Latef A, Srivastava AK, El-sadek MSA, Kordrostami M, Tran LS (2017). Titanium dioxide nanoparticles improve growth and enhance tolerance of broad bean plants under saline soil conditions. Land Degrad Develop, doi. 10.1002/ldr.2780

Jemo M, Sulieman S, Bekkaoui F, Olomide OAK, Hashem A, Abd_Allah EF, Alqarawi AA, Tran LS (2017). Comparative analysis of the combined effects of different water and phosphate levels on growth and biological nitrogen fixation of nine cowpea varieties. Front Plant Sci 8:2111.
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Li W, Nguyen KH, Chu HD, Ha CV, Watanabe Y, Osakabe Y, Leyva-González MA, Sato M, Toyooka K, Voges L, Tanaka M, Mostofa MG, Seki M, Seo M, Yamaguchi S, Nelson DC, Herrera-Estrella L, Tran LS (2017). The karrikin receptor KAI2 promotes drought resistance in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS Genet 13:e1007076.
Open Access

Siddiqui MN, Mostofa MG, Abu Sayed Md, Srivastava AS, Hasan MS, Tran LS (2017). Impact of salt-induced toxicity on growth and yield-potential of local wheat cultivars: oxidative stress and ion toxicity are among the major determinants of salt-tolerant capacity. Chemosphere 187:385-394.
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Abdel Latef A, Srivastava AK, Saber H, Alwaleed EA, Tran LS (2017). Sargassum muticum and Jania rubens seaweeds regulate amino acid metabolism to improve growth and alleviate salinity in chickpea. Sci Rep 7:10537.
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Nasr Esfahani M, Inoue K, Chu HD, Nguyen KH, Ha CV, Watanabe Y, Burritt DJ, Herrera-Estrella L, Mochida K, Tran LS (2017). Comparative transcriptome analysis of nodules of two Mesorhizobium-chickpea associations with differential symbiotic efficiency under phosphate deficiency. Plant J 91:911-926.
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Jogaiah S, Abdelrahman M, Tran LS, Ito S (2017). Different mechanisms of Trichoderma virens-mediated resistance in tomato against Fusarium wilt involve the jasmonic and salicylic acid pathways. Mol Plant Pathol (doi: 10.1111/mpp.12571).
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Nguyen HM, Sako K, Matsui A, Suzuki Y, Mostofa MG, Ha CV, Tanaka M, Tran LS, Habu Y and Seki M (2017). Ethanol enhances high-salinity stress tolerance by detoxifying reactive oxygen species in Arabidopsis thaliana and rice. Front Plant Sci 8:1001.
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Abdelrahman M, Ali H, El-Sayed M, Tanaka, Tran LS (2017). Isolation and characterization of Cepa2, a natural alliospiroside A, from shallot (Allium cepa L. Aggregatum group) with anticancer activity. Plant Physiol Biochem 116:167-73.
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Akram S, Siddiqui MN, Hussain BMN, Bari MAA, Mostofa MG, Hossain MA, Tran LS (2017). Exogenous glutathione modulates salinity tolerance of soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] at reproductive stage. J Plant Growth Regul 36:877-888.

Mostofa MG, Hossain MA, Siddiqui MN, Fujita M, Tran LS (2017). Phenotypical, physiological and biochemical analyses provide insight into selenium-induced phytotoxicity in rice plants. Chemosphere 178:212-23.
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Review Papers

Abdelrahman M, Jogaiah S, Burritt DJ, Tran LS (2017). Legume genetic resources and transcriptome dynamics under abiotic stress conditions Plant Cell Environ (doi. 10.1111/pce.13123).
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Nasir F, Tian L, Chang C, Gao Y, Tran LS, Tian C (2017). Toward understanding mechanistic defense of rice (Oryza sativa) in response to Magnaporthe oryzae’s infection. Semin Cell Dev Biol, doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.10.020.

Abdelrahman M, David J. Burritt, Tran LS (2017). The use of metabolomic quantitative trait locus mapping and osmotic adjustment traits for the improvement of crop yields under environmental stresses. Semin Cell Dev Biol, doi:10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.06.020.

Cao D, Li Y, Liu B, Kong F, Tran LS (2017). Adaptive mechanisms of soybean grown on salt-affected soils. Land Degrad Develop, doi: 10.1002/ldr.2754.

Abdelrahman M, El-Sayed M, Jogaiah S, David J. Burritt, Tran LS (2017). “STAY-GREEN” trait and phytohormone signaling network under heat stress. Plant Cell Rep 36:1009-25.

Hoang XLT, Nhi DNH, Thu NBA, Thao NP, Tran LS (2017). Transcription factors and their roles in signal transduction in plants under abiotic stresses. Curr Genomics 18:483-497.

AbuQamar S, Moustafa K, Tran LS (2017). Mechanisms and strategies of plant defense against Botrytis cinerea. Crit Rev Biotechnol 37:262-74.

Book Chapter・Book Edition

Mochida K, Tran LS (2017) Transcription factors in Jatropha, in "The Jatropha Genome (Compendium of Plant Genomes)", Ed. Tsuchimoto S, Springer International Publishing AG, Switzerland. 47-60.

Li W, Tran LS (2017) Effects of ethylene on seed germination of halophyte plants under salt stress, in "Ethylene Signaling", Methods in Molecular Biology series, Eds. Binder B, Schaller GE. Springer Science+Business Media, Humana Press, New York, pp. 253-259.

Glutathione in plant growth, development and stress tolerance, 2017, Eds. Hossain MA, Mostofa MG, Vivancos D, Fujita M, Burritt DJ, Tran LS, Springer International Publishing AG, Switzerland.

Plant Macronutrient Use Efficiency - Molecular and Genomic Perspectives in Crop Plants”, 2017, Eds. Hossain MA, Kamiya T, Burritt DJ, Tran LS, Fujiwara T, Elsevier, Cambridge, MA 02139.

Legume N2 Fixation in Soils with Low Phosphorus Availability - Adaptation and Regulatory Implication", 2017, Eds. Sulieman S, Tran LS, Springer International Publishing AG, Switzerland.

2016

Original Papers

Govind SR, Jogaiah S, Abdelrahman M, Huntrike SS, Tran LS (2016) Exogenous trehalose treatment enhances the activities of defense-related enzymes and triggers resistance against downy mildew disease of pearl millet. Front Plant Sci 7:1593.
Open Access

Jogaiah S, Kurjogi M, Govind SR, Huntrike SS, Basappa VA, Tran LS (2016) Isolation and evaluation of proteolytic actinomycete isolates as novel inducers of pearl millet downy mildew disease protection. Sci Rep 6:30789.
Open Access

Nasr Esfahani M, Kusano M, Nguyen KH, Watanabe Y, Ha CV, Saito K, Sulieman S, Herrera-Estrella L, Tran LS (2016) Adaptation of the symbiotic Mesorhizobium–chickpea relationship to phosphate deficiency relies on reprogramming of whole plant metabolism. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 113:E4610-9.
Open Access

Li W, Nguyen KH, Watanabe Y, Yamaguchi S, Tran LS (2016) OaMAX2 of Orobanche aegyptiaca and Arabidopsis AtMAX2 share conserved functions in both development and drought responses. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 478:521-6.
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Chu HD, Nguyen KL, Watanabe Y, Le DT, Tran LS (2016) Expression analyses of soybean genes encoding methionine-R-sulfoxide reductase under various conditions suggest a possible role in the adaptation to stress. Appl Biol Chem 59:681-7.
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Jogaiah S, Shetty HS, Ito S, Tran LS (2016) Enhancement of downy mildew disease resistance in pearl millet by the G_app7 bioactive compound produced by Ganoderma applanatum. Plant Physiol Biochem 105: 109-17.
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Ahmad P, Abdel Latef A, Hashem A, Abd_Allah E, Gucel S, Tran LS (2016) Nitric oxide mitigates salt stress by regulating levels of osmolytes and antioxidant enzymes in chickpea. Front Plant Sci 7:347.
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Abdelrahman M, Abdel-Motaal F, El-Sayed M, Jogaiah S, Shigyo M, Ito S, Tran LS (2016) Dissection of Trichoderma longibrachiatum-induced defense in onion (Allium cepa L.) against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cepa by target metabolite profiling. Plant Science. 246, 128-138.
Open Access

Abdel Latef A, Tran LS (2016) Impacts of priming with silicon on the growth and tolerance of maize plants to alkaline stress. Front Plant Sci. 7, 243.
Open Access

Nguyen KH, Ha CV, Nishiyama R, Watanabe Y, Leyva-González MA, Fujita Y, Tran UT, Li W, Tanaka M, Seki M, Schaller GE, Herrera-Estrella L, Tran LS (2016) Arabidopsis type B cytokinin response regulators ARR1, ARR10, and ARR12 negatively regulate plant responses to drought. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 113, 3090–3095
Open Access

Li W, Yamaguchi S, Khan MA, An P, Liu X, Tran LS (2016) Roles of gibberellins and abscisic acid in regulating germination of Suaeda salsa dimorphic seeds under salt stress. Front Plant Sci. 6, 1235
Open Access

Review Papers

Hoque TS, Hossain MA, Mostofa MG, Burritt DJ, Fujita M, Tran LS (2016) Methylglyoxal: a potent signaling molecule in plant abiotic stress responses and tolerance. Front Plant Sci 7:1341.

Li W, Herrera-Estrella L, Tran LS (2016) The yin-and-yang of cytokinin homeostasis and drought acclimation/adaptation. Trends Plant Sci 21:548-50.

Guihéneuf F, Khan A, Tran LS (2016) Genetic engineering: a promising tool to engender physiological, biochemical, and molecular stress resilience in green microalgae. Front Plant Sci 7:420.

Singh A, Pandey A, Srivastava AK, Tran LS, Girdhar PK (2016) Plant protein phosphatase 2C: genomic diversity to functional multiplicity and importance in stress management. Crit Rev Biotechnol 36:1023-35.
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Sytar O, Brestic M, Zivcak M, Tran LS (2016) The contribution of buckwheat genetic resources to health and dietary diversity. Curr Genomics. 17:193-206.
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Srivastava AK, Suprasanna P, Nguyen DV, Tran LS (2016) Multifaceted role of aquaporins as molecular conduits in plant responses to abiotic stresses. Crit Rev Biotechnol 36:389-98.
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Book Chapter・Book Edition

Thu NBA, Mai TT, Hoang XLT, Thao NP, Sulieman S, Tran LS (2016) Cytokinin signaling in plant responses to abiotic stresses, in "Mechanism of Plant Hormone Signaling under Stress", ed. Girdhar K Pandey. Wiley-Blackwell, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5774, USA. pp. 71-100.

Drought Stress Tolerance in Plants, Vol 2: Molecular and Genetic Perspectives", 2016, Eds. Hossain MA, Wani SH, Bhattachajee S, Burritt DJ, Tran LS, Springer International Publishing AG, Switzerland.