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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nicotiana excelsior

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Nicotiana excelsior

 

This species has also been known as:

Nicotiana suaveolens var. excelsior

 

Common names:

Tobacco

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nicotiana excelsior: 55]

 

 

Popularity of Nicotiana excelsior over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nicotiana excelsior (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Nicotiana excelsior as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 113]

 

aquaporins (6), Aquaporin (3), Nicotiana (3), Plasma membrane (3), Salinity (3), Broccoli (2), drought (2), Gene vector (2), genomics (2), Glutamine synthetase (2), H+-ATPase (2), Homoploid hybridization (2), Host-specificity (2), Lipid composition (2), Low-copy nuclear gene (2), Plant virus (2), Polyploidy (2), post-transcriptional regulation (2), Recombination (2), root hydraulic conductivity (2), Salt stress (2), signalling (2), Stability (2), Transgenic plants (2), Water channel (2), Aldolase (1), Allopolyploidy (1), Antifungal (1), Antimicrobial peptide (1), apoplastic pathway (1), Arabidopsis (1), Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (1), Capsicum annuum (1), cDNA microarray (1), Cell-to-cell pathway (1), Chilling tolerance (1), Drought stress (1), Duckweed (1), elicitors (1), Gene silencing (1), Gracilaria changii (1), Green fluorescent protein (1), Hairy roots (1), Hydraulic conductivity (1), matK (1), Membrane interface (1), Membrane permeability (1), mercuric chloride (1), Microalgae (1), Molecular farming (1), Moss (1), mRNA expression (1), Na+/H+ transporters (1), ndhF (1), osmotic stresses (1), oxygen consumption (1), pathogens (1), pepper plants (1), Phylogeny (1), Plant cell culture (1), Plant defensin (1), Plant-made recombinant proteins (1), real-time PCR (1), Rice (1), root hydraulic conductance (1), Root water transport (1), Salt tolerant plants (1), seaweed (1), signal transduction (1), stomatal conductance (1), thionin gene (1), Tomato ripening (1), trnL-F (1), trnS-G (1), turgor potential (1), Water deficit stress (1), Water relation (1), Water stress (1), Water uptake (1), Xenopus oocyte (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

rubber (57.91), oilseed/fat (27.00), breeding (2.89), model (2.05), medicinal (1.17), timber (1.03), grain legume (0.65), cereal (0.63), dye (0.59), genetics (0.40)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

BÁRzana G, Aroca R and Ruiz-Lozano JM (2015) Localized and non-localized effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis on accumulation of osmolytes and aquaporins and on antioxidant systems in maize plants subjected to total or partial root drying. Plant, Cell & Environment 38, 1613-1627. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pce.12507

Cavallini E, Zenoni S, Finezzo L, Guzzo F, Zamboni A, Avesani L and Tornielli GB (2014) Functional Diversification of Grapevine MYB5a and MYB5b in the Control of Flavonoid Biosynthesis in a Petunia Anthocyanin Regulatory Mutant. Plant Cell Physiol. 55, 517-534. http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/3/517

Perez-Martin A, Michelazzo C, Torres-Ruiz JM, Flexas J, Fernandez JE, Sebastiani L and Diaz-Espejo A (2014) Regulation of photosynthesis and stomatal and mesophyll conductance under water stress and recovery in olive trees: correlation with gene expression of carbonic anhydrase and aquaporins. J. Exp. Bot. 65, 3143-3156. http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/65/12/3143

D’Amato A, Esteve C, Fasoli E, Citterio A and Righetti PG (2013) Proteomic analysis of Lycium barbarum (Goji) fruit via combinatorial peptide ligand libraries. ELECTROPHORESIS 34, 1729-1736. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/elps.201200643

Seaberg BL, Hsieh Y-C, Scholthof K-BG and Scholthof HB (2012) Host impact on the stability of a plant virus gene vector as measured by a new fluorescent local lesion passaging assay. Journal of Virological Methods 179, 289-294. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166093411004411

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nicotiana excelsior: 55; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Seaberg BL, Hsieh Y-C, Scholthof K-BG and Scholthof HB (2012) Host impact on the stability of a plant virus gene vector as measured by a new fluorescent local lesion passaging assay. Journal of Virological Methods 179, 289-294.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166093411004411

Kantar M, Lucas SJ and Budak H (2011) Chapter 13 - Drought Stress: Molecular Genetics and Genomics Approaches. In ‘Advances in Botanical Research’ (Ed.^(Eds Ismail T) pp. 445-493. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123876928000138

Clarkson JJ, Kelly LJ, Leitch AR, Knapp S and Chase MW (2010) Nuclear glutamine synthetase evolution in Nicotiana: Phylogenetics and the origins of allotetraploid and homoploid (diploid) hybrids. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 55, 99-112.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790309003972

Sahu PP, Rai NK, Chakraborty S, Singh M, Chandrappa PH, Ramesh B, Chattopadhyay D and Prasad M (2010) Tomato cultivar tolerant to Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus infection induces virus-specific short interfering RNA accumulation and defence-associated host gene expression. Molecular Plant Pathology 11, 531-544.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1364-3703.2010.00630.x

Sindarovska Y, Gerasymenko I, Sheludko Y, Olevinskaya Z, Spivak N and Kuchuk N (2010) Production of human interferon alfa 2b in plants of Nicotiana excelsior by Agrobacterium-mediated transient expression. Tsitol Genet 44, 60-4.

LÓpez-PÉrez L, MartÍnez-Ballesta MadC, Maurel C and Carvajal M (2009) Changes in plasma membrane lipids, aquaporins and proton pump of broccoli roots, as an adaptation mechanism to salinity. Phytochemistry 70, 492-500.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942209000375

López-Pérez L, Martínez-Ballesta MdC, Maurel C and Carvajal M (2009) Changes in plasma membrane lipids, aquaporins and proton pump of broccoli roots, as an adaptation mechanism to salinity. Phytochemistry 70, 492-500.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942209000375

Teo S-S, Ho C-L, Teoh S, Rahim RA and Phang S-M (2009) TRANSCRIPTOMIC ANALYSIS OF GRACILARIA CHANGII (RHODOPHYTA) IN RESPONSE TO HYPER- AND HYPOOSMOTIC STRESSES1. Journal of Phycology 45, 1093-1099.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1529-8817.2009.00724.x

Tungngoen K, Kongsawadworakul P, Viboonjun U, Katsuhara M, Brunel N, Sakr S, Narangajavana J and Chrestin H (2009) Involvement of HbPIP2;1 and HbTIP1;1 Aquaporins in Ethylene Stimulation of Latex Yield through Regulation of Water Exchanges between Inner Liber and Latex Cells in Hevea brasiliensis. Plant Physiology 151, 843-856.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/151/2/843

Vandeleur RK, Mayo G, Shelden MC, Gilliham M, Kaiser BN and Tyerman SD (2009) The Role of Plasma Membrane Intrinsic Protein Aquaporins in Water Transport through Roots: Diurnal and Drought Stress Responses Reveal Different Strategies between Isohydric and Anisohydric Cultivars of Grapevine. Plant Physiology 149, 445-460.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/149/1/445

Mahdieh M, Mostajeran A, Horie T and Katsuhara M (2008) Drought Stress Alters Water Relations and Expression of PIP-Type Aquaporin Genes in Nicotiana tabacum Plants. Plant Cell Physiol. 49, 801-813.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/49/5/801

Sindarovska YR, Sheludko YV, Gerasymenko IM, Bannikova MA and Kuchuk NV (2008) Purification of recombinant GFP produced by Agrobacterum-mediated transient expression in Nicotiana excelsior. Tsitol Genet 42, 16-20.

Zhao C-X, Shao H-B and Chu L-Y (2008) Aquaporin structure–function relationships: Water flow through plant living cells. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 62, 163-172.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0927776507004146

Wei W, Alexandersson E, Golldack D, Miller AJ, Kjellbom PO and Fricke W (2007) HvPIP1;6, a Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) Plasma Membrane Water Channel Particularly Expressed in Growing Compared with Non-Growing Leaf Tissues. Plant Cell Physiol. 48, 1132-1147.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/48/8/1132

Hachez C, Zelazny E and Chaumont F (2006) Modulating the expression of aquaporin genes in planta: A key to understand their physiological functions? Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Biomembranes 1758, 1142-1156.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0005273606000691

Morel J, Claverol S, Mongrand S, Furt F, Fromentin J, Bessoule J-J, Blein J-P and Simon-Plas F (2006) Proteomics of Plant Detergent-resistant Membranes. Mol. Cell. Proteomics 5, 1396-1411.  http://www.mcponline.org/cgi/content/abstract/5/8/1396

Ouziad F, Wilde P, Schmelzer E, Hildebrandt U and Bothe H (2006) Analysis of expression of aquaporins and Na+/H+ transporters in tomato colonized by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and affected by salt stress. Environmental and Experimental Botany 57, 177-186.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0098847205000730

Bots M, Feron R, Uehlein N, Weterings K, Kaldenhoff R and Mariani T (2005) PIP1 and PIP2 aquaporins are differentially expressed during tobacco anther and stigma development. J. Exp. Bot. 56, 113-121.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/56/409/113

Kim SH and Grierson D (2005) Subcellular localisation and silencing of ripening-associated membrane protein (TRAMP) in tomato Lycopersicon esculentum Mill. Plant Science 169, 1022-1029.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168945205001986

Clarkson JJ, Knapp S, Garcia VF, Olmstead RG, Leitch AR and Chase MW (2004) Phylogenetic relationships in Nicotiana (Solanaceae) inferred from multiple plastid DNA regions. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 33, 75-90.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790304001447

Gleba Y, Marillonnet S and Klimyuk V (2004) Engineering viral expression vectors for plants: the ‘full virus’ and the ‘deconstructed virus’ strategies. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 7, 182-188.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1369526604000068

Lian H-L, Yu X, Ye Q, Ding X-S, Kitagawa Y, Kwak S-S, Su W-A and Tang Z-C (2004) The Role of Aquaporin RWC3 in Drought Avoidance in Rice. Plant Cell Physiol. 45, 481-489.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/45/4/481

Vander Willigen C, Pammenter NW, Mundree SG and Farrant JM (2004) Mechanical stabilization of desiccated vegetative tissues of the resurrection grass Eragrostis nindensis: does a TIP 3;1 and/or compartmentalization of subcellular components and metabolites play a role? J. Exp. Bot. 55, 651-661.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/397/651

Aharon R, Shahak Y, Wininger S, Bendov R, Kapulnik Y and Galili G (2003) Overexpression of a Plasma Membrane Aquaporin in Transgenic Tobacco Improves Plant Vigor under Favorable Growth Conditions but Not under Drought or Salt Stress. PLANT CELL 15, 439-447.  http://www.plantcell.org/cgi/content/abstract/15/2/439

Carmen Martínez-Ballesta M, Aparicio F, Pallás V, Martínez V and Carvajal M (2003) Influence of saline stress on root hydraulic conductance and PIP expression inArabidopsis. Journal of Plant Physiology 160, 689-697.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0176161704704538

Chase MW, Knapp S, Cox AV, Clarkson JJ, Butsko Y, Joseph J, Savolainen V and Parokonny AS (2003) Molecular Systematics, GISH and the Origin of Hybrid Taxa in Nicotiana (Solanaceae). Ann. Bot. 92, 107-127.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/92/1/107

Hui D, Iqbal J, Lehmann K, Gase K, Saluz HP and Baldwin IT (2003) Molecular Interactions between the Specialist Herbivore Manduca sexta (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae) and Its Natural Host Nicotiana attenuata: V. Microarray Analysis and Further Characterization of Large-Scale Changes in Herbivore-Induced mRNAs. Plant Physiology 131, 1877-1893.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/131/4/1877

Lay FT, Brugliera F and Anderson MA (2003) Isolation and Properties of Floral Defensins from Ornamental Tobacco and Petunia. Plant Physiology 131, 1283-1293.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/131/3/1283

Martínez-Ballesta MC, Diaz R, Martínez V and Carvajal M (2003) Different blocking effects of HgCl2 and NaCl on aquaporins of pepper plants. Journal of Plant Physiology 160, 1487-1492.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0176161704705477

Mysore KS, D’Ascenzo MD, He X and Martin GB (2003) Overexpression of the Disease Resistance Gene Pto in Tomato Induces Gene Expression Changes Similar to Immune Responses in Human and Fruitfly. Plant Physiology 132, 1901-1912.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/132/4/1901

Siemens JA and Zwiazek JJ (2003) Effects of water deficit stress and recovery on the root water relations of trembling aspen (Populus tremuloides) seedlings. Plant Science 165, 113-120.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168945203001493

Javot H and Maurel C (2002) The Role of Aquaporins in Root Water Uptake. Ann. Bot. 90, 301-313.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/90/3/301

Martre P, Morillon R, Barrieu F, North GB, Nobel PS and Chrispeels MJ (2002) Plasma Membrane Aquaporins Play a Significant Role during Recovery from Water Deficit. Plant Physiology 130, 2101-2110.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/130/4/2101

Miyamoto N, Ookawa T, Takahashi H and Hirasawa T (2002) Water Uptake and Hydraulic Properties of Elongating Cells in Hydrotropically Bending Roots of Pisum sativum L. Plant Cell Physiol. 43, 393-401.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/43/4/393

Suga S, Komatsu S and Maeshima M (2002) Aquaporin Isoforms Responsive to Salt and Water Stresses and Phytohormones in Radish Seedlings. Plant Cell Physiol. 43, 1229-1237.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/43/10/1229

Cushman JC (2001) Osmoregulation in Plants: Implications for Agriculture. Integr. Comp. Biol. 41, 758-769.  http://icb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/41/4/758

Martre P, North GB and Nobel PS (2001) Hydraulic Conductance and Mercury-Sensitive Water Transport for Roots of Opuntia acanthocarpa in Relation to Soil Drying and Rewetting. Plant Physiology 126, 352-362.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/126/1/352

Smart LB, Moskal WA, Cameron KD and Bennett AB (2001) MIP Genes are Down-regulated Under Drought Stress in Nicotiana glauca. Plant Cell Physiol. 42, 686-693.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/42/7/686

Lee SC, Hong JK, Kim YJ and Hwang BK (2000) Pepper gene encoding thionin is differentially induced by pathogens, ethylene and methyl jasmonate. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology 56, 207-216.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0885576500902698

Li L-g, Li S-f, Tao Y and Kitagawa Y (2000) Molecular cloning of a novel water channel from rice: its products expression in Xenopus oocytes and involvement in chilling tolerance. Plant Science 154, 43-51.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168945299002691

Yamada S and Bohnert HJ (2000) Expression of the PIP Aquaporin Promoter-MipA from the Common Ice Plant in Tobacco. Plant Cell Physiol. 41, 719-725.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/41/6/719

Yamada S, Komori T, Hashimoto A, Kuwata S, Imaseki H and Kubo T (2000) Differential expression of plastidic aldolase genes in Nicotiana plants under salt stress. Plant Science 154, 61-69.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168945200001886

Yamada S, Komori T, Myers PN, Kuwata S, Kubo T and Imaseki H (1997) Expression of Plasma Membrane Water Channel Genes under Water Stress in Nicotiana excelsior. Plant Cell Physiol. 38, 1226-1231.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/38/11/1226

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Kantar M, Lucas SJ, Budak H and Ismail T Chapter 13 - Drought Stress: Molecular Genetics and Genomics Approaches. In ‘Advances in Botanical Research’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 445-493. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123876928000138

Seaberg BL, Hsieh Y-C, Scholthof K-BG and Scholthof HB Host impact on the stability of a plant virus gene vector as measured by a new fluorescent local lesion passaging assay. Journal of Virological Methods 179, 289-294.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166093411004411

Sindarovska YR, Gerasymenko IM, Sheludko YV, Olevinskaya ZM, Spivak NY and Kuchuk NV Production of human interferon alfa 2b in plants of Nicotiana excelsior by Agrobacterium-mediated transient expression. Tsitol Genet 44, 60-4.

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