Rice Genetics Newsletter, Vol. 24 PDF file download

INDEX

Members and Committees of the Rice Genetics Cooperative
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Instruction to Authors About On Line Submission ............... 4

A. Report of the Committee on Gene Symbols (Y. Nagato and A. Yoshimura) ............... 7

B. Research Notes

I. Varietal Differentiation and Evolution

  1. Restoration of pollen and spikelet fertility in Swarna x O. nivara backcross derivatives, by B. P. M. Swamy, K. Kaladhar, N. Sarla, M. S. Ramesha, N. S. Rani and B. C. Viraktamath............... 10

II. Genetics of Morphological and Yield Traits
  1. Identification of mutants with impaired regulation of KNOX genes expression, by K. Tsuda, Y. Ito, A. Miyao, H. Hirochika and N. Kurata............... 12

  2. Linkage analysis of SPS6, SPS9 and SPS12, the sporophytic rice genes acting in pollen development, by Y. Yamagata, K. Doi, H. Yasui and A. Yoshimura ............... 14

  3. Rice PETER PAN SYNDROME gene regulates juvenile-adult phase transition, by N. Tanaka, J-I. Itoh and Y. Nagato............... 16

  4. Introgression and mapping of erect panicle gene from Oryza glaberrima into Oryza sativa, by J. Zhou, Y. Xu, P. Xu, X. Deng, F. Hu, J. Li, G. Ren and D. Tao............... 18

  5. Mapping and Analysis of the CLUB-SHAPED EMBRYO1, CLE1, by K. Imamura, H Imai, Y. Nagato, M. Matsuoka, H. Kitano and T. Sazuka............... 22

  6. Identification and mapping of a Golden Endosperm gene in rice, by Y. Shen, L. L. Liu, S. J. Liu, L. Jiang, C. Yang, Y. Lan and J. M. Wan............... 25

  7. Fine mapping of PGWC-7 for rice appearance quality in rice (Oryza sativa L.), by L. J. Zhou, L. Jiang, L. L. Liu, W. W. Zhang, Z. G. Zhao and J. M. Wan............... 28

  8. Mapping of the CROWN ROOTLESS3 gene, CRL3, in rice, by Y. Kitomi, H. Kitano and Y. Inukai............... 31

  9. Mapping quantitative trait loci for yield traits in BC2F2 population derived from Swarna x O. nivara cross, by K. Kaladhar, B. P. M. Swamy, A. P. Babu, C. S, Reddy and N. Sarla ............... 34
III. Genetics of Physiological Traits and Others
  1. Cloning and expression of OsLOX1 gene encoding rice lipoxygenase, by R. Wang, W. B. Shen, L. L. Liu, L. Jiang and J. M. Wan............... 37

  2. Comparative expression analysis of some stress responsive genes in indica and japonica rice cultivars showing different levels of abiotic stress tolerance, by A. L. Ranawake, F. Kobayashi, O. E. Mangkil, S. Takumi, N. Mori and C. Nakamura............... 41


IV. Genetics of Disease and Insect Resistance

  1. The distribution and mapping of QTL for resistance to brown planthopper infestation in rice, by Y. Q. Liu, C. C. Su, L. Jiang, J. He, C. Peng, H. Wu, L. L. Liu and J. M. Wan............... 48

V. Gene, Genome Structure/Function and Methods
  1. Microarray analysis of rice leaf response to radioactivity from contaminated Chernobyl soil, by S. Kimura, J. Shibato, G. K. Agrawal, Y. K. Kim, B. H. Nahm, N. S, Jwa, H. Iwahashi and R. Rakwal............... 52

  2. Oligo microarray analysis of transcription in γ–aminobutyric acid-overaccumulating rice calli, by T. Akihiro, T. Fujimura, H. Ezura and K. Akama ...............55

  3. Variation of seed strage prolamin from North Vietnam local rice cultivars, by T. T. Hoai, T. Kumamaru and H. Satoh............... 65

  4. Detection of stably-expressed QTL for rice fat content using BIL and CSSL populations, by Y. Y. Shen, L. L. Liu, L. Jiang, Y. X. Zhang and J. M. Wan...............71