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Functional Assessment of the Medicago truncatula NIP/LATD Protein Demonstrates That It Is a High-Affinity Nitrate Transporter

Description: Article on the functional assessment of the Medicago truncatula NIP/LATD protein demonstrating that it is a high-affinity nitrate transporter.
Date: October 2012
Creator: Bagchi, Rammyani; Salehin, Mohammad; Adeyemo, O. Sarah; Salazar, Carolina; Shulaev, Vladimir; Sherrier, D. Janine et al.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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Multiple domains in MtENOD8 protein including the signal peptide target it to the symbiosome

Description: Article presenting evidence from GFP fusion experiments that the MtENOD8 protein contains at least three symbiosome targeting domains, including its N-terminal signal peptide (SP).
Date: May 2012
Creator: Meckfessel, Matthew H.; Blancaflor, Elison B.; Plunkett, Michael; Dong, Qunfeng & Dickstein, Rebecca
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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An UPLC-ESI-MS/MS Assay Using 6-Aminoquinolyl-N-Hydroxysuccinimidyl Carbamate Derivatization for Targeted Aminio Acid Analysis: Application to Screening of Arabidopsis thaliana Mutants

Description: This article presents a method that enables thirty-eight metabolites (proteinogenic amino acids and related compounds) to be analyzed, with an improved sensitivity of 1 to 5 orders of magnitude compared to existing methods.
Date: July 6, 2012
Creator: Salazar, Carolina; Armenta, Jenny M. & Shulaev, Vladimir
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Bringing real world applications for wireless sensor networks into the classroom: Telemetric monitoring of water quality in an artificial stream [2012: Poster]

Description: This poster discusses research on bringing real world applications for wireless sensor networks into the classroom and covers the use of a wireless sensor network (WSN) using the ZigBee protocol to remotely monitor an artificial aquatic ecosystem.
Date: 2012
Creator: Bunn, Zac; Guerrero, Jose; Wolf, Lori; Fu, Shengli; Hoeinghaus, David; Driver, Luke et al.
Partner: UNT College of Engineering
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Bringing real world applications for wireless sensor networks into the classroom: Telemetric monitoring of water quality in an artificial stream [2012]

Description: This report discusses research on aquatic sensors and telemetric monitoring of water quality in an artificial stream with the use of a wireless sensor networks (WSN) using the ZigBee protocol to remotely monitor an artificial aquatic ecosystem. This research is part of Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Sensor Education, a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded grant project.
Date: 2012
Creator: Bunn, Zac; Guerrero, Jose; Wolf, Lori; Fu, Shengli; Hoeinghaus, David; Driver, Luke et al.
Partner: UNT College of Engineering
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Modelling spatial concordance between Rocky Mountain spotted fever disease incidence and habitat probability of its vector Dermacentor variabilis (American dog tick)

Description: This article reports on the development and comparison of two maps of Texas related to Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Date: November 1, 2012
Creator: Atkinson, Samuel F.; Sarkar, Sahotra; Avina, Aldo; Schuermann, Jim A. & Williamson, Phillip C.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science (PHAGES): Implementing a Research-based Course for Freshmen at the University of North Texas

Description: Paper describes the Phage Hunters Advancing Genomics and Evolutionary Science (PHAGES) program from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Science Education Alliance as implemented at the University of North Texas.
Date: 2012
Creator: Hughes, Lee E. & Benjamin, Robert C.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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Geminivirus-Mediated Delivery of Florigen Promotes Determinate Growth in Aerial Organs and Uncouples Flowering from Photoperiod in Cotton

Description: This article discusses geminivirus-mediated delivery of florigen. Florigen acts as a general growth hormone, advancing determinate growth. The findings extend our understanding of florigen as a general growth hormone and could benefit crop management techniques.
Date: May 2012
Creator: McGarry, Roisin C. & Ayre, Brian G.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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Enhanced seed production under prolonged heat stress conditions in Arabidopsis thaliana plants deficient in cytosolic ascorbate peroxidase 2

Description: Article discussing enhanced seed production under prolonged heat stress conditions in Arabidopsis thaliana plants deficient in cytosolic ascorbate peroxidase 2.
Date: November 26, 2012
Creator: Suzuki, Nobuhiro; Miller, Gad; Sejima, Hiroe; Harper, Jeffrey F. & Mittler, Ron
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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Changes in Cell Wall Carbohydrate Extractability are Correlated with Reduced Recalcitrance of HCT Downregulated Alfalfa Biomass

Description: Article on changes in cell wall carbohydrate extractability and how these are correlated with reduced recalcitrance of hydroxycinnamoyl transferase (HCT) downregulated alfalfa biomass.
Date: August 2012
Creator: Pattathil, Sivakumar; Saffold, Trina; Gallego-Giraldo, Lina; O'Neill, Malcolm; York, William S.; Dixon, R. A. et al.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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Down-regulation of the caffeic acid O-methyltransferase gene in switchgrass reveals a novel monolignol analog

Description: Article on the down-regulation of the caffeic acid O-methyltransferase gene in switchgrass revealing a novel monolignol analog.
Date: September 21, 2012
Creator: Tschaplinski, Timothy J.; Standaert, Robert F.; Engle, Nancy L.; Martin, Madhavi Z.; Sangha, Amandeep K.; Parks, Jerry M. et al.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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