Resources from the Literature

The following is a partial list of publications on resurrection plants without limitation to a particular species, beginning with the most recent and emphasizing those with a molecular aspect. The list was generated by a search of PubMed.  Abstracts and/or full text versions can be accessed by clicking doi, PMID or PMC numbers.

  1. Njaci, I, Williams, B, Castillo-González, C, Dickman, MB, Zhang, X, Mundree, S et al. (2018) Genome-Wide Investigation of the Role of MicroRNAs in Desiccation Tolerance in the Resurrection Grass . Plants (Basel) 7:. doi: 10.3390/plants7030068. PubMed PMID:30200279 PubMed Central PMC6161015.
  2. Challabathula, D, Zhang, Q, Bartels, D (2018) Protection of photosynthesis in desiccation-tolerant resurrection plants. J. Plant Physiol. 227:84-92. doi: 10.1016/j.jplph.2018.05.002. PubMed PMID:29778495 .
  3. VanBuren, R, Wai, CM, Ou, S, Pardo, J, Bryant, D, Jiang, N et al. (2018) Extreme haplotype variation in the desiccation-tolerant clubmoss Selaginella lepidophylla. Nat Commun 9:13. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02546-5. PubMed PMID:29296019 PubMed Central PMC5750206.
  4. Frachon, L, Libourel, C, Villoutreix, R, Carrère, S, Glorieux, C, Huard-Chauveau, C et al. (2017) Intermediate degrees of synergistic pleiotropy drive adaptive evolution in ecological time. Nat Ecol Evol 1:1551-1561. doi: 10.1038/s41559-017-0297-1. PubMed PMID:29185515 .
  5. Yobi, A, Schlauch, KA, Tillett, RL, Yim, WC, Espinoza, C, Wone, BW et al. (2017) Sporobolus stapfianus: Insights into desiccation tolerance in the resurrection grasses from linking transcriptomics to metabolomics. BMC Plant Biol. 17:67. doi: 10.1186/s12870-017-1013-7. PubMed PMID:28351347 PubMed Central PMC5371216.
  6. Franks, SJ, Kane, NC, O'Hara, NB, Tittes, S, Rest, JS (2016) Rapid genome-wide evolution in Brassica rapa populations following drought revealed by sequencing of ancestral and descendant gene pools. Mol. Ecol. 25:3622-31. doi: 10.1111/mec.13615. PubMed PMID:27072809 PubMed Central PMC4963267.
  7. Vialette-Guiraud, AC, Andres-Robin, A, Chambrier, P, Tavares, R, Scutt, CP (2016) The analysis of Gene Regulatory Networks in plant evo-devo. J. Exp. Bot. 67:2549-63. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erw119. PubMed PMID:27006484 .
  8. Williams, B, Njaci, I, Moghaddam, L, Long, H, Dickman, MB, Zhang, X et al. (2015) Trehalose Accumulation Triggers Autophagy during Plant Desiccation. PLoS Genet. 11:e1005705. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005705. PubMed PMID:26633550 PubMed Central PMC4669190.
  9. Zhu, Y, Wang, B, Phillips, J, Zhang, ZN, Du, H, Xu, T et al. (2015) Global Transcriptome Analysis Reveals Acclimation-Primed Processes Involved in the Acquisition of Desiccation Tolerance in Boea hygrometrica. Plant Cell Physiol. 56:1429-41. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcv059. PubMed PMID:25907569 .
  10. Xiao, L, Yang, G, Zhang, L, Yang, X, Zhao, S, Ji, Z et al. (2015) The resurrection genome of Boea hygrometrica: A blueprint for survival of dehydration. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 112:5833-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1505811112. PubMed PMID:25902549 PubMed Central PMC4426394.
  11. Giarola, V, Krey, S, Frerichs, A, Bartels, D (2015) Taxonomically restricted genes of Craterostigma plantagineum are modulated in their expression during dehydration and rehydration. Planta 241:193-208. doi: 10.1007/s00425-014-2175-2. PubMed PMID:25262421 .
  12. Gechev, TS, Hille, J, Woerdenbag, HJ, Benina, M, Mehterov, N, Toneva, V et al. (2014) Natural products from resurrection plants: potential for medical applications. Biotechnol. Adv. 32:1091-101. doi: 10.1016/j.biotechadv.2014.03.005. PubMed PMID:24681091 .
  13. Dinakar, C, Bartels, D (2013) Desiccation tolerance in resurrection plants: new insights from transcriptome, proteome and metabolome analysis. Front Plant Sci 4:482. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2013.00482. PubMed PMID:24348488 PubMed Central PMC3842845.
  14. Mitra, J, Xu, G, Wang, B, Li, M, Deng, X (2013) Understanding desiccation tolerance using the resurrection plant Boea hygrometrica as a model system. Front Plant Sci 4:446. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2013.00446. PubMed PMID:24273545 PubMed Central PMC3824148.
  15. Daly, TK, Sutherland-Smith, AJ, Penny, D (2013) In silico resurrection of the major vault protein suggests it is ancestral in modern eukaryotes. Genome Biol Evol 5:1567-83. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evt113. PubMed PMID:23887922 PubMed Central PMC3762200.
  16. Gechev, TS, Benina, M, Obata, T, Tohge, T, Sujeeth, N, Minkov, I et al. (2013) Molecular mechanisms of desiccation tolerance in the resurrection glacial relic Haberlea rhodopensis. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 70:689-709. doi: 10.1007/s00018-012-1155-6. PubMed PMID:22996258 .
  17. Franks, SJ, Hoffmann, AA (2012) Genetics of climate change adaptation. Annu. Rev. Genet. 46:185-208. doi: 10.1146/annurev-genet-110711-155511. PubMed PMID:22934640 .
  18. Gechev, TS, Dinakar, C, Benina, M, Toneva, V, Bartels, D (2012) Molecular mechanisms of desiccation tolerance in resurrection plants. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 69:3175-86. doi: 10.1007/s00018-012-1088-0. PubMed PMID:22833170 .
  19. Apostolova, E, Rashkova, M, Anachkov, N, Denev, I, Toneva, V, Minkov, I et al. (2012) Molecular cloning and characterization of cDNAs of the superoxide dismutase gene family in the resurrection plant Haberlea rhodopensis. Plant Physiol. Biochem. 55:85-92. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2012.03.015. PubMed PMID:22562018 .
  20. van den Dries, N, Facchinelli, F, Giarola, V, Phillips, JR, Bartels, D (2011) Comparative analysis of LEA-like 11-24 gene expression and regulation in related plant species within the Linderniaceae that differ in desiccation tolerance. New Phytol. 190:75-88. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03595.x. PubMed PMID:21231934 .
  21. Rodriguez, MC, Edsgärd, D, Hussain, SS, Alquezar, D, Rasmussen, M, Gilbert, T et al. (2010) Transcriptomes of the desiccation-tolerant resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum. Plant J. 63:212-28. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04243.x. PubMed PMID:20444235 .
  22. Ingle, RA, Collett, H, Cooper, K, Takahashi, Y, Farrant, JM, Illing, N et al. (2008) Chloroplast biogenesis during rehydration of the resurrection plant Xerophyta humilis: parallels to the etioplast-chloroplast transition. Plant Cell Environ. 31:1813-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3040.2008.01887.x. PubMed PMID:18771571 .
  23. Hilbricht, T, Varotto, S, Sgaramella, V, Bartels, D, Salamini, F, Furini, A et al. (2008) Retrotransposons and siRNA have a role in the evolution of desiccation tolerance leading to resurrection of the plant Craterostigma plantagineum. New Phytol. 179:877-87. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02480.x. PubMed PMID:18482228 .
  24. Phillips, JR, Fischer, E, Baron, M, van den Dries, N, Facchinelli, F, Kutzer, M et al. (2008) Lindernia brevidens: a novel desiccation-tolerant vascular plant, endemic to ancient tropical rainforests. Plant J. 54:938-48. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2008.03478.x. PubMed PMID:18346195 .
  25. Röhrig, H, Schmidt, J, Colby, T, Bräutigam, A, Hufnagel, P, Bartels, D et al. (2006) Desiccation of the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum induces dynamic changes in protein phosphorylation. Plant Cell Environ. 29:1606-17. . PubMed PMID:16898021 .
  26. Moore, JP, Farrant, JM, Lindsey, GG, Brandt, WF (2005) The South African and Namibian populations of the resurrection plant Myrothamnus flabellifolius are genetically distinct and display variation in their galloylquinic acid composition. J. Chem. Ecol. 31:2823-34. doi: 10.1007/s10886-005-8396-x. PubMed PMID:16365707 .
  27. Smith-Espinoza, CJ, Phillips, JR, Salamini, F, Bartels, D (2005) Identification of further Craterostigma plantagineum cdt mutants affected in abscisic acid mediated desiccation tolerance. Mol. Genet. Genomics 274:364-72. doi: 10.1007/s00438-005-0027-2. PubMed PMID:16133164 .
  28. Aoki, S (2004) Resurrection of an ancestral gene: functional and evolutionary analyses of the Ngrol genes transferred from Agrobacterium to Nicotiana. J. Plant Res. 117:329-37. doi: 10.1007/s10265-004-0163-5. PubMed PMID:15338429 .
  29. Frank, W, Munnik, T, Kerkmann, K, Salamini, F, Bartels, D (2000) Water deficit triggers phospholipase D activity in the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum. Plant Cell 12:111-24. . PubMed PMID:10634911 PubMed Central PMC140218.
  30. Kleines, M, Elster, RC, Rodrigo, MJ, Blervacq, AS, Salamini, F, Bartels, D et al. (1999) Isolation and expression analysis of two stress-responsive sucrose-synthase genes from the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum (Hochst.). Planta 209:13-24. doi: 10.1007/s004250050602. PubMed PMID:10467027 .
  31. Ingram, J, Chandler, JW, Gallagher, L, Salamini, F, Bartels, D (1997) Analysis of cDNA clones encoding sucrose-phosphate synthase in relation to sugar interconversions associated with dehydration in the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum Hochst. Plant Physiol. 115:113-21. . PubMed PMID:9306694 PubMed Central PMC158466.
  32. Furini, A, Koncz, C, Salamini, F, Bartels, D (1997) High level transcription of a member of a repeated gene family confers dehydration tolerance to callus tissue of Craterostigma plantagineum. EMBO J. 16:3599-608. doi: 10.1093/emboj/16.12.3599. PubMed PMID:9218801 PubMed Central PMC1169984.
  33. Nelson, D, Salamini, F, Bartels, D (1994) Abscisic acid promotes novel DNA-binding activity to a desiccation-related promoter of Craterostigma plantagineum. Plant J. 5:451-8. . PubMed PMID:8012399 .
  34. Michel, D, Salamini, F, Bartels, D, Dale, P, Baga, M, Szalay, A et al. (1993) Analysis of a desiccation and ABA-responsive promoter isolated from the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum. Plant J. 4:29-40. . PubMed PMID:8220473 .
  35. Bartels, D, Hanke, C, Schneider, K, Michel, D, Salamini, F (1992) A desiccation-related Elip-like gene from the resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum is regulated by light and ABA. EMBO J. 11:2771-8. . PubMed PMID:1386305 PubMed Central PMC556756.
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