Understanding cross-communication between aboveground and belowground tissues via transcriptome analysis of a sucking insect whitefly-infested pepper plants

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dc.contributor.authorYong-Soon Park-
dc.contributor.authorChoong-Min Ryu-
dc.date.accessioned2017-04-19T09:48:04Z-
dc.date.available2017-04-19T09:48:04Z-
dc.date.issued2014-
dc.identifier.issn0006-291X-
dc.identifier.uri10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.11.105ko
dc.identifier.urihttps://oak.kribb.re.kr/handle/201005/11740-
dc.description.abstractPlants have developed defensive machinery to protect themselves against herbivore and pathogen attacks. We previously reported that aboveground whitefly (Bemisia tabaci Genn.) infestation elicited induced resistance in leaves and roots and influenced the modification of the rhizosphere microflora. In this study, to obtain molecular evidence supporting these plant fitness strategies against whitefly infestation, we performed a 300K pepper microarray analysis using leaf and root tissues of pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) applied with whitefly, benzo-(1,2,3)-thiadiazole-7-carbothioic acid S-methyl ester (BTH), and the combination of BTH+whitefly. We defined differentially expressed genes (DEGs) as genes exhibiting more than 2-fold change (1.0 based on log2 values) in expression in leaves and roots in response to each treatment compared to the control. We identified a total of 16,188 DEGs in leaves and roots. Of these, 6685, 6752, and 4045 DEGs from leaf tissue and 6768, 7705, and 7667 DEGs from root tissue were identified in the BTH, BTH+whitefly, and whitefly treatment groups, respectively. The total number of DEGs was approximately two-times higher in roots than in whitefly-infested leaves subjected to whitefly infestation. Among DEGs, whitefly feeding induced salicylic acid and jasmonic acid/ethylene-dependent signaling pathways in leaves and roots. Several transporters and auxin-responsive genes were upregulated in roots, which can explain why biomass increase is facilitated. Using transcriptome analysis, our study provides new insights into the molecular basis of whitefly-mediated intercommunication between aboveground and belowground plant tissues and provides molecular evidence that may explain the alteration of rhizosphere microflora and root biomass by whitefly infestation.-
dc.publisherElsevier-
dc.titleUnderstanding cross-communication between aboveground and belowground tissues via transcriptome analysis of a sucking insect whitefly-infested pepper plants-
dc.title.alternativeUnderstanding cross-communication between aboveground and belowground tissues via transcriptome analysis of a sucking insect whitefly-infested pepper plants-
dc.typeArticle-
dc.citation.titleBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications-
dc.citation.number1-
dc.citation.endPage277-
dc.citation.startPage272-
dc.citation.volume443-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorYong-Soon Park-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorChoong-Min Ryu-
dc.contributor.alternativeName박용순-
dc.contributor.alternativeName류충민-
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol. 443, no. 1, pp. 272-277-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.11.105-
dc.subject.keywordAuxin-
dc.subject.keywordBTH-
dc.subject.keywordCapsicum annuum L.-
dc.subject.keywordRoot biomass-
dc.subject.keywordTranscriptome-
dc.subject.keywordTransporter-
dc.subject.keywordWhitefly-
dc.subject.localAuxin-
dc.subject.localauxin-
dc.subject.localBTH-
dc.subject.localCapsicum annum-
dc.subject.localCapsicum annuum-
dc.subject.localCapsicum annuum L-
dc.subject.localCapsicum annuum L.-
dc.subject.localcapsicum annuum-
dc.subject.localRoot biomass-
dc.subject.localroot biomass-
dc.subject.localTranscriptome-
dc.subject.localTranscriptomes-
dc.subject.localtranscriptome-
dc.subject.localTransporter-
dc.subject.localwhitefly-
dc.subject.localWhitefly-
dc.description.journalClassY-
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