1. References on general information about sorghum

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3. References on sorghum QTLs

4. References on sorghum genes

  • References on Sorghum Genes and Genetics

    We collected some papers on sorghum genes and genetic study of the related genes for your reference.

    You may find more papers on sorghum gene and genetics at PubMed.

    • Mizuno H, Yazawa T, Kasuga S, Sawada Y, Ogata J, Ando T, Kanamori H, Yonemaru J, Wu J, Hirai MY, Matsumoto T, Kawahigashi H.
      Expression level of a flavonoid 3'-hydroxylase gene determines pathogen-induced color variation in sorghum.
      BMC Res Notes. 2014 Oct 27;7:761.
    • Yang S, Murphy RL, Morishige DT, Klein PE, Rooney WL, Mullet JE.
      Sorghum phytochrome B inhibits flowering in long days by activating expression of SbPRR37 and SbGHD7, repressors of SbEHD1, SbCN8 and SbCN12.
      PLoS One. 2014 Aug 14;9(8):e105352.
    • Yang S, Weers BD, Morishige DT, Mullet JE.
      CONSTANS is a photoperiod regulated activator of flowering in sorghum.
      BMC Plant Biol. 2014 May 28;14:148.
    • Olsen KM.
      One gene's shattering effects.
      Nat Genet. 2012 May 29;44(6):616-7.
    • Lin Z, Li X, Shannon LM, Yeh CT, Wang ML, Bai G, Peng Z, Li J, Trick HN, Clemente TE, Doebley J, Schnable PS, Tuinstra MR, Tesso TT, White F, Yu J.
      Parallel domestication of the Shattering1 genes in cereals.
      Nat Genet. 2012 May 13;44(6):720-4.
    • Wu Y, Li X, Xiang W, Zhu C, Lin Z, Wu Y, Li J, Pandravada S, Ridder DD, Bai G, Wang ML, Trick HN, Bean SR, Tuinstra MR, Tesso TT, Yu J.
      Presence of tannins in sorghum grains is conditioned by different natural alleles of Tannin1.
      Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Jun 26;109(26):10281-6.
    • Bhosale SU, Stich B, Rattunde HF, Weltzien E, Haussmann BI, Hash CT, Ramu P, Cuevas HE, Paterson AH, Melchinger AE, Parzies HK.
      Association analysis of photoperiodic flowering time genes in west and central African sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench].
      BMC Plant Biol. 2012 Mar 7;12:32.
    • Saballos A, Sattler SE, Sanchez E, Foster TP, Xin Z, Kang C, Pedersen JF, Vermerris W.
      Brown midrib2 (Bmr2) encodes the major 4-coumarate:coenzyme A ligase involved in lignin biosynthesis in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench).
      Plant J. 2012 Jun;70(5):818-30.
    • Biruma M, Martin T, Fridborg I, Okori P, Dixelius C.
      Two loci in sorghum with NB-LRR encoding genes confer resistance to Colletotrichum sublineolum.
      Theor Appl Genet. 2012 Apr;124(6):1005-15.
    • Martin T, Biruma M, Fridborg I, Okori P, Dixelius C.
      A highly conserved NB-LRR encoding gene cluster effective against Setosphaeria turcica in sorghum.
      BMC Plant Biol. 2011 Nov 3;11:151.
    • Kawahigashi H, Kasuga S, Ando T, Kanamori H, Wu J, Yonemaru J, Sazuka T, Matsumoto T.
      Positional cloning of ds1, the target leaf spot resistance gene against Bipolaris sorghicola in sorghum.
      Theor Appl Genet. 2011 Jun;123(1):131-42.
    • Wang J, Zhou J, Zhang B, Vanitha J, Ramachandran S, Jiang SY.
      Genome-wide expansion and expression divergence of the basic leucine zipper transcription factors in higher plants with an emphasis on sorghum.
      J Integr Plant Biol. 2011 Mar;53(3):212-31.
    • Gan D, Jiang H, Zhang J, Zhao Y, Zhu S, Cheng B.
      Genome-wide analysis of BURP domain-containing genes in maize and sorghum.
      Mol Biol Rep. 2011 Oct;38(7):4553-63.
    • Murphy RL, Klein RR, Morishige DT, Brady JA, Rooney WL, Miller FR, Dugas DV, Klein PE, Mullet JE.
      Coincident light and clock regulation of pseudoresponse regulator protein 37 (PRR37) controls photoperiodic flowering in sorghum.
      Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Sep 27;108(39):16469-74.
    • Figueiredo LF, Sine B, Chantereau J, Mestres C, Fliedel G, Rami JF, Glaszmann JC, Deu M, Courtois B.
      Variability of grain quality in sorghum: association with polymorphism in Sh2, Bt2, SssI, Ae1, Wx and O2.
      Theor Appl Genet. 2010 Oct;121(6):1171-85.
    • Cheng X, Jiang H, Zhao Y, Qian Y, Zhu S, Cheng B.
      A genomic analysis of disease-resistance genes encoding nucleotide binding sites in Sorghum bicolor.
      Genet Mol Biol. 2010 Apr;33(2):292-7.
    • Xu JH, Messing J.
      Diverged copies of the seed regulatory Opaque-2 gene by a segmental duplication in the progenitor genome of rice, sorghum, and maize. Mol Plant. 2008 Sep;1(5):760-9.
    • Sattler SE, Saathoff AJ, Haas EJ, Palmer NA, Funnell-Harris DL, Sarath G, Pedersen JF.
      A nonsense mutation in a cinnamyl alcohol dehydrogenase gene is responsible for the Sorghum brown midrib6 phenotype.
      Plant Physiol. 2009 Jun;150(2):584-95.
    • Mace ES, Jordan DR.
      Location of major effect genes in sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench).
      Theor Appl Genet. 2010 Nov;121(7):1339-56.
    • Magalhaes JV, Liu J, Guimaraes CT, Lana UG, Alves VM, Wang YH, Schaffert RE, Hoekenga OA, Pineros MA, Shaff JE, Klein PE, Carneiro NP Coelho CM, Trick HN, Kochian LV.
      A gene in the multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) family confers aluminum tolerance in sorghum.
      Nat Genet. 2007 Sep;39(9):1156-61.
    • Kebrom TH, Burson BL, Finlayson SA.
      Phytochrome B represses Teosinte Branched1 expression and induces sorghum axillary bud outgrowth in response to light signals.
      Plant Physiol. 2006 Mar;140(3):1109-17.
    • McIntyre CL, Casu RE, Drenth J, Knight D, Whan VA, Croft BJ, Jordan DR, Manners JM.
      Resistance gene analogues in sugarcane and sorghum and their association with quantitative trait loci for rust resistance.
      Genome. 2005 Jun;48(3):391-400.
    • Klein RR, Klein PE, Mullet JE, Minx P, Rooney WL, Schertz KF.
      Fertility restorer locus Rf1 [corrected] of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L.) encodes a pentatricopeptide repeat protein not present in the colinear region of rice chromosome 12.
      Theor Appl Genet. 2005 Oct;111(6):994-1012.
    • Childs KL, Miller FR, Cordonnier-Pratt MM, Pratt LH, Morgan PW, Mullet JE.
      The sorghum photoperiod sensitivity gene, Ma3, encodes a phytochrome B.
      Plant Physiol. 1997 Feb;113(2):611-9.