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Nitric oxide: Its generation and interactions with other reactive signaling compounds (2019)
Journal Article
Hancock, J. T., & Neill, S. J. (2019). Nitric oxide: Its generation and interactions with other reactive signaling compounds. Plants, 8(2), 41. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants8020041

Nitric oxide (NO) is an immensely important signaling molecule in animals and plants. It is involved in plant reproduction, development, key physiological responses such as stomatal closure, and cell death. One of the controversies of NO metabolism i... Read More about Nitric oxide: Its generation and interactions with other reactive signaling compounds.

Nitric oxide signalling in plants (2017)
Book Chapter
Hancock, J. T., Wilson, H. R., & Neill, S. (2017). Nitric oxide signalling in plants. In eLSWiley. https://doi.org/10.1002...470015902.a0020109.pub2

Nitric oxide (NO) is a small simple molecule but one which is instrumental in cell signalling in a range of organisms including plants. It is a gas, often found in the form of a radical. It is produced in cells in an orchestrated manner, usually by d... Read More about Nitric oxide signalling in plants.

Elevated CO2-Induced Responses in Stomata Require ABA and ABA Signaling (2015)
Journal Article
Hetherington, A. M., Gray, J. E., Neill, S. J., Wilson, I., Isner, J. C., McLachlan, D. H., …Hetherington, A. (2015). Elevated CO2-Induced Responses in Stomata Require ABA and ABA Signaling. Current Biology, 25(20), 2709-2716. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.013

© 2015 The Authors. An integral part of global environment change is an increase in the atmospheric concentration of CO2 ([CO2]) [1]. Increased [CO2] reduces leaf stomatal apertures and density of stomata that plays out as reductions in evapotranspir... Read More about Elevated CO2-Induced Responses in Stomata Require ABA and ABA Signaling.

Nitric oxide and ABA in the control of plant function (2011)
Journal Article
Wilson, I. D., Neill, S. J., Hancock, J. T., Hancock, J. T., Neill, S., & Wilson, I. D. (2011). Nitric oxide and ABA in the control of plant function. Plant Science, 181(5), 555-559. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plantsci.2011.03.017

Abscisic acid (ABA) and nitric oxide (NO) are both extremely important signalling molecules employed by plants to control many aspects of physiology. ABA has been extensively studied in the mechanisms which control stomatal movement as well as in see... Read More about Nitric oxide and ABA in the control of plant function.

Overexpression of OsRAN2 in rice and Arabidopsis renders transgenic plants hypersensitive to salinity and osmotic stress (2010)
Journal Article
Zang, A., Xu, X., Neill, S., & Cai, W. (2010). Overexpression of OsRAN2 in rice and Arabidopsis renders transgenic plants hypersensitive to salinity and osmotic stress. Journal of Experimental Botany, 61(3), 777-789. https://doi.org/10.1093/jxb/erp341

Nucleo-cytoplasmic partitioning of regulatory proteins is increasingly being recognized as a major control mechanism for the regulation of signalling in plants. Ras-related nuclear protein (Ran) GTPase is required for regulating transport of proteins... Read More about Overexpression of OsRAN2 in rice and Arabidopsis renders transgenic plants hypersensitive to salinity and osmotic stress.

Reactive oxygen species, nitric oxide and signal crosstalk (2009)
Book Chapter
Neill, S., Hancock, J. T., & Wilson, I. D. (2009). Reactive oxygen species, nitric oxide and signal crosstalk. In K. Yoshioka, & K. Shinozaki (Eds.), Signal Crosstalk in Plant Stress Responses, 136-160. Wiley-Blackwell

Fungal elicitor Pep-25 increases cytosolic calcium ions, H 2O2 production and activates the octadecanoid pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana (2009)
Journal Article
Neill, S. J., Hu, X., Neill, S., Yang, Y., & Cai, W. (2009). Fungal elicitor Pep-25 increases cytosolic calcium ions, H 2O2 production and activates the octadecanoid pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. Planta, 229(6), 1201-1208. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00425-009-0909-3

Transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana plants expressing the protein aequorin were used to investigate the transient change in cytosolic calcium ions caused by stimulation through the fungal elicitor Pep-25. Our results show that the elicitor Pep-25 derived... Read More about Fungal elicitor Pep-25 increases cytosolic calcium ions, H 2O2 production and activates the octadecanoid pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Role of nitric oxide in regulating stomatal apertures (2009)
Journal Article
Neill, S. J., Wilson, I. D., Ribeiro, D. M., Bright, J., Confraria, A., Harrison, J., …Hancock, J. T. (2009). Role of nitric oxide in regulating stomatal apertures. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 4(5), 467-469. https://doi.org/10.4161/psb.4.5.8545

During stomatal closure, nitric oxide (NO) operates as one of the key intermediates in the complex, abscisic acid (ABA)-mediated, guard cell signaling network that regulates this process. However, data concerning the role of NO in stomatal closure th... Read More about Role of nitric oxide in regulating stomatal apertures.

Differential requirement for NO during ABA-induced stomatal closure in turgid and wilted leaves (2009)
Journal Article
Neill, S. J., Harrison, J., Ribeiro, D. M., Desikan, R., Bright, J., Confraria, A., …Wilson, I. D. (2009). Differential requirement for NO during ABA-induced stomatal closure in turgid and wilted leaves. Plant, Cell and Environment, 32(1), 46-57. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3040.2008.01906.x

Abscisic acid (ABA)-induced stomatal closure is mediated by a complex, guard cell signalling network involving nitric oxide (NO) as a key intermediate. However, there is a lack of information concerning the role of NO in the ABA-enhanced stomatal clo... Read More about Differential requirement for NO during ABA-induced stomatal closure in turgid and wilted leaves.

Tools to investigate reaction oxygen species-sensitive signaling proteins (2009)
Book Chapter
Desikan, R., Neill, S., Slinn, J., & Hancock, J. T. (2009). Tools to investigate reaction oxygen species-sensitive signaling proteins. In J. T. Hancock (Ed.), Redox-Mediated Signal Transduction, (84-96). Humana Press. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-129-1_7

The thiols groups of cysteine residues on proteins are attractive oxidative targets for modification by reactive oxygen species, such as hydrogen peroxide (H2O2). Such modification can lead to important cellular signaling processes that ultimately re... Read More about Tools to investigate reaction oxygen species-sensitive signaling proteins.

Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae (2008)
Book Chapter
Spencer-Phillips, P. T., Neill, S. J., Macdonald, H., Lewis, M., Amey, R. C., Amey, R., …Spencer-Phillips, P. T. (2008). Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae. In A. Lebeda, P. T. Spencer-Phillips, & B. Cooke (Eds.), The Downy Mildews - Genetics, Molecular Biology and Control, (41-55). Springer Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-8973-2_5

A proteomic approach was used to identify host proteins altering in abundance during Peronospora viciae infection of a susceptible cultivar of pea (Pisum sativum cv. Livioletta). Proteins were extracted from fully developed pea leaflets at 4 days pos... Read More about Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae.

Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae (2008)
Journal Article
Spencer-Phillips, P. T., Neill, S. J., Macdonald, H., Lewis, M., Slinn, J., Amey, R. C., …Spencer-Phillips, P. T. (2008). Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 122(1), 41-55. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-008-9313-2

A proteomic approach was used to identify host proteins altering in abundance during Peronospora viciae infection of a susceptible cultivar of pea (Pisum sativum cv. Livioletta). Proteins were extracted from fully developed pea leaflets at 4 days pos... Read More about Proteomic analysis of a compatible interaction between Pisum sativum (pea) and the downy mildew pathogen Peronospora viciae.

The histidine kinase AHK5 integrates endogenous and environmental signals in Arabidopsis guard cells (2008)
Journal Article
Hancock, J. T., Neill, S. J., Desikan, R., Horák, J., Chaban, C., Mira-Rodado, V., …Harter, K. (2008). The histidine kinase AHK5 integrates endogenous and environmental signals in Arabidopsis guard cells. PLoS ONE, 3(6), 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0002491

Background: Stomatal guard cells monitor and respond to environmental and endogenous signals such that the stomatal aperture is continually optimised for water use efficiency. A key signalling molecule produced in guard cells in response to plant hor... Read More about The histidine kinase AHK5 integrates endogenous and environmental signals in Arabidopsis guard cells.

Expression analysis of Arabidopsis vacuolar sorting receptor 3 reveals a putative function in guard cells (2008)
Journal Article
Neill, S. J., Avila, E. L., Brown, M., Pan, S., Desikan, R., Neill, S., …Raikhel, N. V. (2008). Expression analysis of Arabidopsis vacuolar sorting receptor 3 reveals a putative function in guard cells. Journal of Experimental Botany, 59(6), 1149-1161. https://doi.org/10.1093/jxb/ern025

Vacuolar sorting receptors (VSRs) are responsible for the proper targeting of soluble cargo proteins to their destination compartments. The Arabidopsis genome encodes seven VSRs. In this work, the spatio-temporal expression of one of the members of t... Read More about Expression analysis of Arabidopsis vacuolar sorting receptor 3 reveals a putative function in guard cells.

Nitric oxide signalling in plants (2008)
Journal Article
Wilson, I. D., Neill, S., & Hancock, J. T. (2008). Nitric oxide signalling in plants. Plant, Cell and Environment, 31(5), 622-631. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3040.2007.01761.x

As with all organisms, plants must respond to a plethora of external environmental cues. Individual plant cells must also perceive and respond to a wide range of internal signals. It is now well-accepted that nitric oxide (NO) is a component of the r... Read More about Nitric oxide signalling in plants.

Nitric oxide synthesis and signalling in plants (2008)
Journal Article
Neill, S. J., Wilson, I. D., Neill, S., & Hancock, J. T. (2008). Nitric oxide synthesis and signalling in plants. Plant, Cell and Environment, 31(5), 622-631. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3040.2007.01761.x

As with all organisms, plants must respond to a plethora of external environmental cues. Individual plant cells must also perceive and respond to a wide range of internal signals. It is now well-accepted that nitric oxide (NO) is a component of the r... Read More about Nitric oxide synthesis and signalling in plants.

Nitric oxide, stomatal closure, and abiotic stress (2008)
Journal Article
Wilson, I., Ribeiro, D., Harrison, J., Hancock, J., Barros, R., Neill, S., …Wilson, I. D. (2008). Nitric oxide, stomatal closure, and abiotic stress. Journal of Experimental Botany, 59(2), 165-176. https://doi.org/10.1093/jxb/erm293

Various data indicate that nitric oxide (NO) is an endogenous signal in plants that mediates responses to several stimuli. Experimental evidence in support of such signalling roles for NO has been obtained via the application of NO, usually in the fo... Read More about Nitric oxide, stomatal closure, and abiotic stress.