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  1. This study was aimed to determine the taxonomic position and delimitation of fifteen Lamiaceae taxa using leaf epidermal morpho-anatomical features in Lahore. A main objective of the study was also the revisio...

    Authors: Javaria Majeed, Shabnum Shaheen, Muhammad Waheed, Moneeza Abbas, Nadia Ghani, Muhammad Ashfaq, Abeer Hashem, Ajay Kumar and Elsayed Fathi Abd-Allah
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:694
  2. Climate change is one of the biggest challenges to the world at present. Tomato is also suffered from devastating yield loss due to climate change. The domesticated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) is presumed to be...

    Authors: Ping Liu, Ruohan Xie, Guorong Xin, Yufei Sun and Shihao Su
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:693
  3. Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) is a promising opportunity crop for arid regions of Africa due to its high tolerance to drought and heat stresses. Screening for genetic variability in photosynthetic regulation under sa...

    Authors: Erick Amombo, Maryam Gbibar, Dennis S. Ashilenje, Abdelaziz Hirich, Lamfeddal Kouisni, Abdallah Oukarroum, Cherki Ghoulam, Mohamed El Gharous and Abdelaziz Nilahyane
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:690
  4. Boron (B) is an essential micronutrient for plants. Inappropriate B supply detrimentally affects the productivity of numerous crops. Understanding of the molecular responses of plants to different B supply lev...

    Authors: Jinbin Lin, Xiangli Zheng, Jing Xia, Rongrong Xie, Jingjuan Gao, Rongrong Ye, Tingmin Liang, Mengyu Qu, Yaxin Luo, Yuemin Wang, Yuqin Ke, Chunying Li, Jinping Guo, Jianjun Lu, Weiqi Tang, Wenqing Li…
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:689
  5. Laccase (LAC) gene family plays a pivotal role in plant lignin biosynthesis and adaptation to various stresses. Limited research has been conducted on laccase genes in common beans.

    Authors: Tong Cheng, Chunyuan Ren, Jinghan Xu, Huamei Wang, Bowen Wen, Qiang Zhao, Wenjie Zhang, Gaobo Yu and Yuxian Zhang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:688
  6. The effect of azelaic acid (Aza) on the response of tomato plants to Alternaria solani was investigated in this study. After being treated with Aza, tomato plants were infected with A. solani, and their antioxida...

    Authors: Mostafa Haghpanah, Nadali Babaeian Jelodar, Hamid Najafi Zarrini, Ali Pakdin-Parizi and Ali Dehestani
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:687
  7. In plants, the leaf functions as a solar panel, where photosynthesis converts carbon dioxide and water into carbohydrates and oxygen. In soybean, leaf type traits, including leaf shape, leaf area, leaf width, ...

    Authors: Xiaomin Xu, Yongzhen Wang, Housheng Lu, Xueqian Zhao, Jiacan Jiang, Mengshi Liu and Cunyi Yang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:686
  8. Developing novel germplasm by using wheat wild related species is an effective way to rebuild the wheat resource bank. The Psathyrostachys huashanica Keng (P. huashanica, 2n = 2x = 14, NsNs) is regarded as a supe...

    Authors: Jiaojiao Li, Jiachuang Li, Xueni Cheng, Zujun Yang, Yuhui Pang, Chunping Wang, Jun Wu, Wanquan Ji, Xinhong Chen and Jixin Zhao
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:685
  9. Malus sieversii, commonly known as wild apples, represents a Tertiary relict plant species and serves as the progenitor of globally cultivated apple varieties. Unfortunately, wild apple populations are facing sig...

    Authors: Meng-Ting Wang, Zhi-Fang Xue, Ye Tao, Zi-Han Kan, Xiao-Bing Zhou, Hui-Liang Liu and Yuan-Ming Zhang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:684
  10. Campanumoea javanica Bl. (CJ) traditionally used in Southwestern China, is now widely consumed as a health food across the nation. Due to its similar efficacy to Codonopsis Radix (CR) and their shared botanical f...

    Authors: Jie Peng, Sha Liu, Xuanlin Wu, Shuo Li, Jian Xie, Yong Wang, Qiuyang Yao, Faming Wu and Delin Zhang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:683
  11. Septoria tritici blotch (STB) is considered to be one of the most destructive foliar wheat diseases and is caused by Zymoseptoria tritici. The yield losses are severe and in Northwestern Europe can reach up to 50...

    Authors: Magdalena Radecka-Janusik, Urszula Piechota, Dominika Piaskowska, Piotr Słowacki, Sławomir Bartosiak and Paweł Czembor
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:682
  12. A retrotransposon HORT1 in the promoter of the anthocyanin activator gene PeMYB11, microRNA858 (miR858) that targets PeMYB11, and a repressor PeMYBx have been implicated in pigmentation patterning diversity of ha...

    Authors: Ti-Wen Lu, Wen-Huei Chen, Pao-Yang Chen, Yu-Chen Shu and Hong-Hwa Chen
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:681
  13. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) has emerged as a novel endogenous gas signaling molecule, joining the ranks of nitric oxide (NO) and carbon monoxide (CO). Recent research has highlighted its involvement in various physiol...

    Authors: Wenjuan Yang, Dingxin Wen, Yong Yang, Hao Li, Chunlei Yang, Jun Yu and Haibo Xiang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:680
  14. Authors: Muhammad Mahmood ur Rehman, Jizhan Liu, Aneela Nijabat, Ibtisam M. Alsudays, Muneera A. Saleh, Khalid H. Alamer, Houneida Attia, Khurram Ziaf, Qamar uz Zaman and Muhammad Amjad
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:679

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  15. Cut flowers deteriorate rapidly after harvest, lasting mere days. To extend their vase life, various postharvest techniques are employed. Due to limited knowledge about the postharvest physiology of Alstroemer...

    Authors: Soheila Sadeghi and Zohreh Jabbarzadeh
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:678
  16. Climate change is predicted to increase the occurrence of extreme weather events such as heatwaves, which may thereby impact the outcome of plant-herbivore interactions. While elevated temperature is known to ...

    Authors: Jian Zhong, Jinyi Zhang, Yadong Zhang, Yang Ge, Wenjing He, Chengjuan Liang, Yulin Gao, Zengrong Zhu, Ricardo A. R. Machado and Wenwu Zhou
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:677
  17. Tilletia indica Mitra causes Karnal bunt (KB) in wheat by pathogenic dikaryophase. The present study is the first to provide the draft genomes of the dikaryon (PSWKBGD-3) and its two monosporidial lines (PSWKBGH-...

    Authors: Kalpana Singh, Pradeep Sharma, Sarika Jaiswal, Pallavi Mishra, Ranjeet Maurya, Senthilkumar K Muthusamy, MS Saharan, Rahul Singh Jasrotia, Jitender Kumar, Shefali Mishra, Sonia Sheoran, GP Singh, UB Angadi, Anil Rai, Ratan Tiwari, Mir Asif Iquebal…
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:676
  18. Responses of turfgrass to shade vary in individual species, and the degree and quality of low light; therefore, the selection of low light tolerant cultivars of turfgrass is important and beneficial for turf m...

    Authors: Maryam Noor, Muhammad Kaleem, Muhammad Tanveer Akhtar, Guilan Feng, Jingxue Zhang, Usman Nazir, Jibiao Fan and Xuebing Yan
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:675
  19. Kale, a versatile cruciferous crop, valued for its pro-health benefits, stress resistance, and potential applications in forage and cosmetics, holds promise for further enhancement of its bioactive compounds t...

    Authors: Monika Kamińska, Agata Styczynska, Anna Szakiel, Cezary Pączkowski and Agata Kućko
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:674
  20. This research explores the efficacy of mutagenesis, specifically using sodium azide (SA) and hydrazine hydrate (HZ) treatments, to introduce genetic diversity and enhance traits in three wheat (Triticum aestivum ...

    Authors: Ahmed Ali Abdelhameed, Mohammed Ali, Doaa Bahaa Eldin Darwish, Manal Abdullah AlShaqhaa, Dalia Abdel-Fattah H. Selim, Aziza Nagah and Muhammad Zayed
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:673
  21. Grain quality is an important index of rice production, particularly when plants are grown under stress. Arsenic (As) contamination in paddy fields severely affects rice grain yield and quality. Here, the effe...

    Authors: Sarun Thongnok, Wilailak Siripornadulsil, Lalita Thanwisai and Surasak Siripornadulsil
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:672
  22. The most effective strategy for managing wheat bacterial blight caused by Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae is believed to be the use of resistant cultivars. Researching the correlation between molecular markers ...

    Authors: Seyyedeh Zahra Fatemifard, Asad Masoumiasl, Rasool Rezaei, Bahman Fazeli-Nasab, Ali Salehi-Sardoei and Mansour Ghorbanpour
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:670
  23. Fenugreeks (Trigonella L. spp.), belonging to the legume family (Fabaceae), are well-known multipurpose crops that their materials are currently received much attention in the pharmaceutical and food industries f...

    Authors: Ziba Bakhtiar, Mohammadreza Hassandokht, Mohammad Reza Naghavi, Hassan Rezadoost and Mohammad Hossein Mirjalili
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:669
  24. Biofortification represents a promising and sustainable strategy for mitigating global nutrient deficiencies. However, its successful implementation poses significant challenges. Among staple crops, wheat emer...

    Authors: Jitendra Kumar, Dinesh Kumar Saini, Ashish Kumar, Supriya Kumari, Vijay Gahlaut, Mohammed Saba Rahim, Ajay Kumar Pandey, Monika Garg and Joy Roy
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:668
  25. Recent studies have exhibited a very promising role of copper nanoparticles (CuNPs) in mitigation of abiotic stresses in plants. Arbuscular mycorrhizae fungi (AMF) assisted plants to trigger their defense mech...

    Authors: Mansour K. Gatasheh, Anis Ali Shah, Muhammad Kaleem, Sheeraz Usman and Shifa Shaffique
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:667
  26. Hulless barley (Hordeum vulgare L. var. nudum Hook. f.) is a significant cereal crop and a substantial source of forage for livestock. Long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) and metabolites play crucial roles in the nutr...

    Authors: Yixiong Bai, Jiaqi He, Youhua Yao, Likun An, Yongmei Cui, Xin Li, Xiaohua Yao, Shanshan Xiao and Kunlun Wu
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:666
  27. Gene targeting (GT) allows precise manipulation of genome sequences, such as knock-ins and sequence substitutions, but GT in seed plants remains a challenging task. Engineered sequence-specific nucleases (SSNs...

    Authors: Jing Li, Qi Wei, Yiqiu Cheng, Dali Kong, Zhe Kong, Yongping Ke, Xiaofei Dang, Jian-Kang Zhu, Hiroaki Shimada and Daisuke Miki
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:665
  28. Meloidogyne incognita is one of the most important plant-parasitic nematodes and causes tremendous losses to the agricultural economy. Light is an important living factor for plants and pathogenic organisms, and ...

    Authors: Bohong Wu, Xueying Jia, Wei Zhu, Yin Gao, Kefei Tan, Yuxi Duan, Lijie Chen, Haiyan Fan, Yuanyuan Wang, Xiaoyu Liu, Yuanhu Xuan and Xiaofeng Zhu
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:664
  29. The Bric-a-Brac/Tramtrack/Broad Complex (BTB) gene family plays essential roles in various biological processes in plants. These genes encode proteins that contain a conserved BTB domain, which is involved in ...

    Authors: Hind Abdelmonim Elsanosi, Jianhua Zhang, Salma Mostafa, Xiaoyan Geng, Guisheng Zhou, Atef Hemaida Mohammed Awdelseid and Li Song
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:663
  30. Enhancing crops’ drought resilience is necessary to maintain productivity levels. Plants interact synergistically with microorganisms like Beauveria bassiana to improve drought tolerance. Therefore, the current s...

    Authors: Reda E. Abdelhameed, Elham R. S. Soliman, Hanan Gahin and Rabab A. Metwally
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:662
  31. Sugars will be eventually effluxed transporters (SWEETs) have been confirmed to play diverse physiological roles in plant growth, development and stress response. However, the characteristics and functions of the...

    Authors: Lihong Cao, Jinyao Wang, Lixuan Wang, Huili Liu, Wenjing Wu, Feifan Hou, Yuting Liu, Yang Gao, Xiaojing Cheng, Sen Li and Guoming Xing
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:661
  32. Arsenic (As) contamination is a major environmental pollutant that adversely affects plant physiological processes and can hinder nutrients and water availability. Such conditions ultimately resulted in stunte...

    Authors: Yonghui Liao, Humaira Ashraf, Shoucheng Huang, Musarrat Ramzan, Rabia Saba, Muhammad Baqir, Saleh H. Salmen, Sulaiman Ali Alharbi and Misbah Hareem
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:660
  33. The potential of phytoremediation using garlic monoculture (MC) and intercropping (IC) system with perennial ryegrass to enhance the uptake of cadmium (Cd), chromium (Cr), and lead (Pb) were investigated.

    Authors: Imran Ali, Javaid Hussain, Benjawan Yanwisetpakdee, Irfana Iqbal and Xiaoming Chen
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:659
  34. The taxonomy of Taxus Linn. remains controversial due to its continuous phenotypic variation and unstable topology, thus adversely affecting the formulation of scientific conservation strategies for this genus. R...

    Authors: Xingtong Wu, Minqiu Wang, Xinyu Li, Yan Chen, Zhengping Liao, Donglin Zhang, Yafeng Wen and Sen Wang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:658
  35. The development and production of secondary metabolites from priceless medicinal plants are restricted by drought stress. Mentha pulegium L. belongs to the Lamiaceae family and is a significant plant grown in the...

    Authors: Hany M. El-Naggar and Amira R. Osman
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:657
  36. Increased selenium (Se) content in fruits can supply Se in human body, but the effects of teas on the Se uptake in fruit trees are unknown. The effects of infusions of four teas (green, black, dark, and white)...

    Authors: Jin Wang, Yunying Xiao, Dilian Zhang, Zhen Dai, Kewen Huang, Xun Wang, Xiulan Lv and Lijin Lin
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:656
  37. Biochar, a carbon-rich source and natural growth stimulant, is usually produced by the pyrolysis of agricultural biomass. It is widely used to enhance plant growth, enzyme activity, and crop productivity. Howe...

    Authors: Yingfen Yang, Waqar Ahmed, Gang Wang, Chenghu Ye, Shichen Li, Meiwei Zhao, Jinhao Zhang, Junjie Wang, Saleh H. Salmen, Lianzhang Wu and Zhengxiong Zhao
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:655
  38. Heliotropiaceae is a family of the order Boraginales and has over 450 species. The members of the family Heliotropiaceae have been widely reported to be used in traditional medicine Over time, the classificati...

    Authors: Mohammad S. Alawfi, Dhafer A. Alzahrani and Enas J. Albokhari
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:654
  39. Walnut anthracnose caused by Colletotrichum gloeosporioides seriously endangers the yield and quality of walnut, and has now become a catastrophic disease in the walnut industry. Therefore, understanding both pat...

    Authors: Xichen Li, Yuhui Dong, Haiyi Yu, Jing Zhao, Fei Yang, Weichen Song, Changxi Wang, Jianning Liu, Qiang Liang, Yicheng Wang, Ke Qiang Yang and Hongcheng Fang
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:653
  40. Protein phosphatase class 2 C (PP2C) is the largest protein phosphatase family in plants. Members of the PP2C gene family are involved in a variety of physiological pathways in plants, including the abscisic acid...

    Authors: Jiayi Chen, Yue Wang, Yongmei Wu, Xiaoyu Huang, Xiaojun Qiu, Jikang Chen, Qian Lin, Haohan Zhao, Fengming Chen and Gang Gao
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:652
  41. Soybean is a major source of protein and edible oil worldwide. Originating from the Huang-Huai-Hai region, which has a temperate climate, soybean has adapted to a wide latitudinal gradient across China. Howeve...

    Authors: Jing Li, Yecheng Li, Kwadwo Gyapong Agyenim-Boateng, Abdulwahab Saliu Shaibu, Yitian Liu, Yue Feng, Jie Qi, Bin Li, Shengrui Zhang and Junming Sun
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:651
  42. Modern intensive cropping systems often contribute to the accumulation of phenolic acids in the soil, which promotes the development of soilborne diseases. This can be suppressed by intercropping. This study a...

    Authors: Wenhao Yang, Zhenyu Zhang, Tingting Yuan, Yu Li, Qian Zhao and Yan Dong
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:650
  43. The cold tolerance of rice is closely related to its production and geographic distribution. The identification of cold tolerance-related genes is of important significance for developing cold-tolerant rice. D...

    Authors: Shiqi Zhou, Ting Wu, Xia Li, Shilin Wang and Biaolin Hu
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:649
  44. A study on photosynthetic and enzyme activity changes and mineral content in lettuce under cadmium stress has been conducted in a greenhouse, utilizing the modulated effect of zinc (Zn) application in the nutr...

    Authors: Farhad Behtash, Trifeh Amini, Seyed Bahman Mousavi, Hanifeh Seyed Hajizadeh and Ozkan Kaya
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:648
  45. Long-term application of green manure (GM) and nitrogen (N) fertilizers markedly improved soil fertility and boosted rice yield in ecologically fragile karst paddy fields. However, the precise response mechani...

    Authors: Juxin Zhong, Zhongyi Li, Hongqin Tang, Wenbin Dong, Caihui Wei and Tieguang He
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:646
  46. Flower load in peach is an important determinant of final fruit quality and is subjected to cost-effective agronomical practices, such as the thinning, to finely balance the sink-source relationships within th...

    Authors: Francesco Girardi, Monica Canton, Francesca Populin, Verónica Tijero, Giorgia Bettio, Sergi Munné-Bosch, Angela Rasori, Valerio Cardillo, Guglielmo Costa and Alessandro Botton
    Citation: BMC Plant Biology 2024 24:643

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