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    • Ascorbic acid synthesis and metabolism in maize are subject to complex and genotype-dependent feedback regulation duringendosperm development 

      Sanahuja Solsona, Georgina; Farré Martinez, Gemma; Bassie Rene, Ludovic; Zhu, Changfu; Christou, Paul; Capell Capell, Teresa (Wiley, 2013)
      L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is an antioxidant and electron donor whose metabolism in plants isunder strict feedback control. The factors that influence L-ascorbic acid accumulation in staplecrops are only partially understood. ...
    • The regulation of carotenoid pigmentation in flowers 

      Zhu, Changfu; Bai, Chao; Sanahuja Solsona, Georgina; Yuan, Dawei; Farré Martinez, Gemma; Naqvi, Shaista; Shi, Lianxuan; Capell Capell, Teresa; Christou, Paul (Elsevier, 2010)
      Carotenoids fulfill many processes that are essential for normal growth and development in plants, but they are also responsible for the breathtaking variety of red-to-yellow colors we see in flowers and fruits. Although ...