• Reinert J., Yeoman M.M. (1982) Embryos of Maize (Zea mays) . (springer.com)
  • Paramutation generates heritable changes affecting regulation of specific alleles found at several Zea mays (maize) loci that encode transcriptional regulators of anthocyanin biosynthetic genes. (genetics.org)
  • Patterns of DNA sequence polymorphism along chromosome 1 of maize (Zea mays ssp. (pnas.org)
  • We measured sequence diversity in 21 loci distributed along chromosome 1 of maize ( Zea mays ssp. (pnas.org)
  • Here's a one-point source to tap to find everything there is to know about maize--that is, Zea mays ssp. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Transcriptome Analysis of Cadmium-Treated Roots in Maize (Zea mays L. (frontiersin.org)
  • Accelerator mass spectrometry age determinations of maize cobs ( Zea mays L.) from Guilá Naquitz Cave in Oaxaca, Mexico, produced dates of 5,400 carbon-14 years before the present (about 6,250 calendar years ago), making those cobs the oldest in the Americas. (pnas.org)
  • Maize ( Zea mays L.) is the New World's preeminent grain crop, was widely grown at the time of the European contact in both hemispheres, and was a staple food of many prehistoric societies. (pnas.org)
  • Many investigators are convinced by the considerable amount of molecular, cytological, and isozyme data accumulated on the ancestry of maize, which indicates that maize is probably descended from an annual species of teosinte ( Zea mays ssp. (pnas.org)
  • It is still unknown when the first efforts to cultivate a wild Zea leading to the domestication of maize occurred. (pnas.org)
  • Maize ( zea mays )-commonly known as corn-often evokes nostalgic visions of pastoral landscapes. (harvard.edu)
  • This Decision Document has been prepared to explain the regulatory decision reached under the guidelines Dir94-08 Assessment Criteria for Determining Environmental Safety of Plants with Novel Traits and its companion document Dir94-11 The Biology of Zea mays L. (Corn/Maize) and the guidelines Dir95-03 Guidelines for the Assessment of Livestock Feed from Plants with Novel Traits. (gc.ca)
  • These represent new genes involved in iron acquisition by maize, and future cloning of these genes may reveal novel aspects of the grass iron acquisition mechanism. (frontiersin.org)
  • and identification of additional components of the maize iron homeostatic apparatus may help to elucidate the genes underlying such QTL. (frontiersin.org)
  • To investigate the roles of different Ca genes in maize ( Zea mays ), we examined stomatal responses in ca1 and ca2 single mutants as well as a ca1ca2 double mutant. (plantphysiol.org)
  • Efficacy of natural aluminosilicates in moderating drought effects on the morphological and physiological parameters of maize plants (Zea mays L. (scielo.cl)
  • M.J. (2009) Maize (Zea mays) A Model Organism for Basic and Applied Research in Plant Biology. (scirp.org)
  • Effect of Potassium Deficiency on Root Growth and Nutrient Uptake in Maize (Zea mays L. (scirp.org)
  • Regulation of flower development in cultured ears of maize ( Zea mays L. (springer.com)
  • Bommineni VR (1988) Regulation of flower development in cultured inflorescences of maize ( Zea mays L.). PhD thesis, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada. (springer.com)
  • A 3 x 4 factorial field experiment with maize ( Zea mays L.) was arranged in a split plot design with 4 replications. (gc.ca)
  • A green house study was conducted between July and August, 2009 to test and determine the drought tolerance levels of ten maize ( Zea mays L.) genotypes. (academicjournals.org)
  • In the tribe Maydeae (family Gramineae), maize ( Zea mays ssp. (g3journal.org)
  • Maize can be crossed with all teosinte species, including Z . mays ssp. (g3journal.org)
  • Genotype by tillage interactions in maize (Zea mays L. (iastate.edu)
  • However, no studies have been reported in which large numbers of unselected genotypes were grown in no-till and conventional tillage to examine the effect of tillage systems upon selection of maize (Zea mays L.) genotypes;In this study, three sources of maize genotypes were evaluated in two tillage systems. (iastate.edu)
  • Monitoring Maize ( Zea mays L.) Phenology with Remote Sensing" by Andrés Viña, Anatoly A. Gitelson et al. (unl.edu)
  • The objective of this paper is to remotely evaluate the phenological development of maize ( Zea mays L.) in terms of both biomass accumulation and reproductive organ appearance. (unl.edu)
  • In maize (Zea mays), secreted ZmMAC1 (MULTIPLE ARCHESPORIAL CELLS1) was proposed to trigger somatic niche formation during anther development by participating in a ligand-receptor module. (plantcell.org)
  • Different Trichoderma species were examined for their abilities to persist within the maize ( Zea mays ) stem at different points above and below inoculation points. (sciencedomain.org)
  • Different Trichoderma species were isolated from different parts of the maize (Z. mays) plant and its rhizosphere. (sciencedomain.org)
  • All the Trichoderma species could thus be said to possess the abilities to persist (endophytic capability) within the maize ( Z. mays ) stem. (sciencedomain.org)
  • The work presented here represents an initial characterization of the transition to the progamic phase of Zea mays (maize) pollen through the use of proteomic and transcriptomic analyses. (oregonstate.edu)
  • Tamirat T, Alamerew S, Wegary D, Menamo T (2014) Test Cross Mean Performance and Combining Ability Study of Elite Lowland Maize ( Zea mays L.) Inbred Lines at Melkassa, Ethiopia. (omicsonline.org)
  • Ribulose-5-phosphate kinase from maize (Zea mays) can exist in either a reduced, active form or an oxidized, inactive form. (biochemj.org)
  • Nitrogen Adaptation Strategy of the Wild Teosinte Ancestor of Modern Maize, Zea mays subsp. (fao.org)
  • We investigated the whole plant response to low nitrogen (LN), especially below ground, by the wild ancestor of modern maize (Zea mays L.), Balsas teosinte (Zea mays subsp. (fao.org)
  • Genetics of Dry Matter Accumulation in Maize (Zea Mays L. (gov.pk)
  • 1987) Genetics of Dry Matter Accumulation in Maize (Zea Mays L.). Doctoral thesis, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad. (gov.pk)
  • ABSTRACT: The study was conducted to evaluate the growth and yield performance of sweet corn (Zea mays L.) intercropped with sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas L.) and applied with mushroom spent, rice ash as organic fertilizer, and inorganic or commercial fertilizer. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Sweet corn may be divided into three distinct types according to genetic background: normal sugary (SU), sugary enhancer (SE) and supersweet (Sh2). (illinois.edu)
  • Characteristics of α-Amylase during Germination of Two High-Sugar Sweet Corn Cultivars of Zea mays L. (plantphysiol.org)
  • Though this is not conclusive proof, it is evidence that corn may have developed from Teosinte, for in all other known cases hybrids between distinct grass species are sterile. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Protoplasts which regenerate reproducibly in a short time to normal, fertile plants can be regenerated from an auxin-autotrophic genotype of Zea mays (L.). Starting from immature embryos on hormone-free media, an auxin-autotrophic, embryogenic callus is formed on the shoot basis of the seedlings, which. (google.com)
  • The influence of sucrose, mannitol, L-proline, ABA and GA on the maturation of somatic embryos of Zea mays L. from suspension cultures. (wur.nl)
  • Zea mays ( binomen a Linnaeo anno 1753 statutum), Latinitate communi zea seu maizium ( Hispanice maíz, a lingua Taino mahiz ), est gramen familiae Poacearum , frumentum ab Indis in Mexico australi temporibus praehistoricis , abhinc annorum 10 000 fere, primum excultum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Help annotate the Zea mays genome using our yrGATE gene structure annotation tool ( see Overview ), aided by GAEVAL tables that flag problematic gene models. (plantgdb.org)
  • A trispecific hybrid, MTP (hereafter called tripsazea), was developed from intergeneric crosses involving tetraploid Zea mays (2 n = 4 x = 40, genome: MMMM), tetraploid Tripsacum dactyloides (2 n = 4 x = 72, TTTT), and tetraploid Z . perennis (2 n = 4 x = 40, PPPP). (g3journal.org)
  • A Pilot Research study to establish the effect on corn (Zea mays) seed germination when immersed in homeopathically potentised 15X essential mineral nutrient solutions. (hpathy.com)
  • to identify whether seed immersion in 13 homeopathically potentised 15X essential mineral nutrient solutions increases Corn ( Zea mays ) seed germination when compared with a water control. (hpathy.com)
  • This research was undertaken to identify whether seed immersion in homeopathically potentised 15X essential mineral nutrient solutions would increase corn ( Zea mays ) seed germination. (hpathy.com)
  • This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts. (redorbit.com)
  • 1. A Zea mays (L.) cell line which is auxin-autotrophic and from which protoplasts, which can reproducibly and stably regenerate into fertile plants, can be produced. (google.com)
  • 8. An auxin-autotrophic Zea mays (L.) cell line from which fertile Zea mays (L.) plants can be obtained. (google.com)
  • Plants which do not receive sufficient light may become pale in color, have fewer leaves and a "leggy" stretched-out appearance. (backyardgardener.com)
  • DeKalb Genetics Corporation (DeKalb, IL) has patented a method for the production of stable, genetically transformed, Zea mays plants that comprise an exogenous DNA expressing phosphinothricin acetyl transferase to impart resistance to phosphinothricin in said plants. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Drought experiments with ca1ca2 mutant plants suggest a role for CA in water-use efficiency and reveal that Z. mays is not optimized for water-use efficiency under well-watered conditions. (plantphysiol.org)
  • The aim of this study was to evaluate metabolic response in both shoot and roots of two plants: Zea mays var. (scirp.org)
  • In the current study, we examined root and shoot metabolites in two types of plants, Zea mays var. (scirp.org)
  • Response and adaptation of Zea mays plants under optimal conditions are assured by the existence of a complex system of adjustment at different levels of organization. (ad-astra.ro)
  • In this context, the purpose of the present study consists in assessing the role of antioxidant enzymes in the formation and development tolerance of Zea mays plants throughout their development. (ad-astra.ro)
  • Auxin and insulin promote Zea mays embryo growth, induce S6 ribosomal protein (S6rp) phosphorylation, and promote specific protein synthesis. (scielo.org.ar)
  • Thus, the ATHB17Δ113 protein likely modulates HD-Zip II -regulated pathways in the ear, which may lead to increased ear growth at the early reproductive phase. (agr.ca)
  • Agronomic characteristics such as yield, plant height, overwintering capacity, flowering period, and disease susceptibility were compared to those of unmodified Z. mays counterparts. (gc.ca)
  • Photosyntheticcharacterization and yield of summer corn ( Zea mays L.) during grain filling stage under different planting pattern and population densities. (gc.ca)
  • The goals of these studies were to further validate the Duncan grain yield model, the Russell aboveground biomass model, and to study the effect of inconsistent spacing within rows on Zea mays L. yield. (wku.edu)
  • BLAST-able datasets include Zea mays genomic DNA, splice-aligned transcripts and proteins, gene models, and other aligned sequences. (plantgdb.org)
  • This gain, we speculate, might derive from the ability of the mutant proteins to sequester WT1 into unproductive oligomers, or to erroneously bind to variant target sequences. (osti.gov)
  • These results suggest that exploiting host-pathogen interactions may become a useful method for targeting host proteins to cell and tissue types to clarify cellular autonomy and to analyze steps in cell responses. (plantcell.org)
  • echinatus, Echinochloa crus-galli, Eleusine indica, Lolium multiflorum and Zea mays grew better in the fumigated soil (Table 1). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This study investigates the effects of sewage sludge and compost usage on soil chemical properties and Zea mays nutrition in comparison with those of iron and manganese sulfate solution. (environmental-expert.com)
  • These corn lines will permit the use of Liberty™ as a post-emergence herbicide, thus providing an additional means of weed control in corn production, which may reduce reliance on soil-incorporated herbicides. (gc.ca)
  • Effect of tillage on nitrogen response in corn (Zea mays L.) after established alfalfa (Medicago sativa L. (eurekamag.com)
  • The advantages of growing an embryo isolated from the rest of the seed, apart from the intrinsic interest in doing so, are to remove the immature plant from the endosperm and/or cotyledon (s) which may in particular cases prevent or modify the development of the plant. (springer.com)
  • Should the weather during the latter part of the flowering period be unfavourable, the pollen will not be freely transported and deposited on the silk and the upper part of the ear may be partly or wholly barren, as the seeds are unable to-develop properly without fertilization. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Macrofossils and phytoliths characteristic of wild and domesticated Zea fruits are absent from older strata from the site, although Zea pollen has previously been identified from those levels. (pnas.org)
  • Parallels noted among diverse examples of non-Mendelian inheritance patterns suggest that paramutation may be a general feature of many eukaryotic genomes ( C handler and S tam 2004 ). (genetics.org)
  • Zea mays in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) , U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. (wikimedia.org)
  • In the present field study, we considered the relationship between specific sphingolipids and oxylipins of different hybrids of Zea mays and fumonisin by F. verticillioides , sampling ears at different growth stages from early dough to fully ripe. (mdpi.com)