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  1. Cotton fiber is a model tissue for studying microtubule-associated proteins (MAPs). The Xklp2 (TPX2) proteins that belong to the novel MAPs member mainly participate in the formation and development of microtu...

    Authors: Baojun Chen, Zailong Tian, Guoyong Fu, Ai Zhang, Yaru Sun, Jingjing Wang, Zhaoe Pan, Hongge Li, Daowu Hu, Yingying Xia, Shoupu He and Xiongming Du
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2024 7:6
  2. SRO (Similar to RCD1) genes family is largely recognized for their importance in the growth, development, and in responding to environmental stresses. However, genome-wide identification and functional charact...

    Authors: Muhammad Shaban, Riaz Tabassum, Iqrar Ahmad Rana, Rana Muhammad Atif, Muhammad Abubakkar Azmat, Zubair Iqbal, Sajid Majeed and Muhammad Tehseen Azhar
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2024 7:5
  3. Cotton is a strategically important fibre crop for global textile industry. It profoundly impacts several countries' industrial and agricultural sectors. Sustainable cotton production is continuously threatene...

    Authors: Sajid Majeed, Muhammad Tanees Chaudhary, Muhammad Salman Mubarik, Iqrar Ahmad Rana, Muhammad Shaban, Daniel KY Tan, Yinhua Jia, Xiongming Du, Lori Hinze and Muhammad Tehseen Azhar
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2024 7:3
  4. The cryptic nature of pink bollworm Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) larvae enables its reduced vulnerability to insecticidal control. Further, the development of resistance against Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt)...

    Authors: Abhishek V. Busnoor, R. M. Wadaskar, Babasaheb B. Fand, V. J. Tambe, T. Pillai, D. J. Mahule, V. S. Nagrare and Y. G. Prasad
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2024 7:2
  5. Photosystem II (PSII) constitutes an intricate  assembly of protein pigments, featuring extrinsic and intrinsic polypeptides within the photosynthetic membrane. The low-molecular-weight transmembrane protein PsbX...

    Authors: Irum Raza, Abida Parveen, Adeel Ahmad, Daowu Hu, Zhaoe Pan, Imran Ali and Xiongming Du
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2024 7:1
  6. Ensuring that seeds germinate and emerge normally is a prerequisite for cotton production, esp. in areas with salinized soil. Priming with mepiquat chloride (MC) can promote seed germination and root growth un...

    Authors: Qian Qi, Ning Wang, Sijia Ruan, Noor Muhammad, Hengheng Zhang, Jianbin Shi, Qiang Dong, Qinghua Xu, Meizhen Song, Gentu Yan, Xiling Zhang and Xiangru Wang
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:24
  7. The emergence of pink bollworm (PBW), Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae), in cotton due to Bt resistance and concealed feeding habit has created a need for alternative, eco-friendly, a...

    Authors: Shivaji Thube, Swati Shinde, Vivek Shah, Nandini Gokte-Narkhedkar, Dnyaneshwar Ingole, Akash Nikoshe, Prabhulinga Tenguri, Snehal Thavkar, Babasaheb Fand, Vrushali Deshmukh and Yenumula Prasad
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:23
  8. Fiber maturity is a key cotton quality property, and its variability in a sample impacts fiber processing and dyeing performance. Currently, the maturity is determined by using established protocols in laborat...

    Authors: Yongliang Liu, Feifei Tao, Haibo Yao and Russell Kincaid
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:21
  9. Mepiquat chloride (MC) application and plant population density (PPD) increasing are required for modern cotton production. However, their interactive effects on leaf physiology and carbohydrate metabolism rem...

    Authors: Haihua Luo, Zhengxian Zhang, Jianfei Wu, Zhenjiang Wu, Tianwang Wen and Feiyu Tang
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:20
  10. To control the boll weevil Anthonomus grandis grandis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a key pest of cotton in the Americas, insecticides have been intensively used to manage their populations, increasing selection p...

    Authors: Beatriz S. Coelho, Suzany A. Leite, Mateus P. dos Santos, Raul N. C. Guedes, Cristina S. Bastos, Aldenise A. Moreira, João E. V. Bonfim and Maria A. Castellani
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:19
  11. The approach of directly testing yarn quality to define fibre quality breeding objectives and progress the selection is attractive but difficult when considering the need for time and labour. The question rema...

    Authors: Shiming Liu, Stuart Gordon and Warwick Stiller
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:18
  12. The cyclic nucleotide-gated channel (CNGC) gene family plays a significant role in the uptake of both essential and toxic cations, and has a role in enhancing tolerance to various forms of abiotic stresses as wel...

    Authors: Joy Nyangasi Kirungu, Richard Odongo Magwanga, Margaret Linyerera Shiraku, Erick Okuto, Xiaoyan Cai, Yanchao Xu, Yuqing Hou, Stephen Gaya Agong’, Kunbo Wang, Yuhong Wang, Zhongli Zhou and Fang Liu
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:17
  13. Heat waves, and an increased number of warm days and nights, have become more prevalent in major agricultural regions of the world. Although well adapted to semi-arid regions, cotton is vulnerable to high temp...

    Authors: Dinesh K. Saini, S. M. Impa, Donna McCallister, Gunvant B. Patil, Noureddine Abidi, Glen Ritchie, S. Y. Jaconis and Krishna S. V. Jagadish
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:16
  14. Under K deficiency the uptake and distribution pattern in plant cells is mediated through different transport proteins and channels which were controlled by specific gene family. Therefore, a hydroponic experi...

    Authors: Muhammad Naeem Akhtar, Tanveer ul Haq, Muhammad Waseem Akhtar and Ghulam Abbass
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:14
  15. For the purpose of utilising hybrid vigour to produce possible hybrids with a suitable level of stability, the knowledge of gene activity and combining ability is a crucial prerequisite before choosing desirab...

    Authors: Bhimireddy SUKRUTHA, Sivakami RAJESWARI, N. PREMALATHA, Narayana Manikanda BOOPATHI, K. THIRUKUMARAN and A. MANIVANNAN
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:12
  16. Potassium (K) is an essential nutrient for plant growth and development. However, plant fertilization ignoring the soil K level is very likely to cause excessive fertilizer use, and further arouse a series of ...

    Authors: Jingjing SHAO, Helin DONG, Yinan JIN, Pengcheng LI, Miao SUN, Weina FENG and Cangsong ZHENG
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:10
  17. Gossypium hirsutum undergoes rapid clonal propagation to regenerate a mature plant through tissue culture. However, the correlation between cotton leaf regeneration, callus induction, and regeneration ability was...

    Authors: Sani Muhammad TAJO, Zhaoe PAN, Shoupu HE, Yinhua JIA, Tahir MAHMOOD, Mian Fasil NAZIR, Daowu HU, Liru WANG, Salisu Bello SADAU, Sani IBRAHIM, Umar AUTA, Xiaoli GENG and Xiongming DU
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:9
  18. High temperature stress at peak flowering stage of cotton is a major hindrance for crop potential. This study aimed to increase genetic divergence regarding heat tolerance in newly developed cultivars and hybr...

    Authors: Amjad Farooq, Amir Shakeel, Asif Saeed, Jehanzeb Farooq, Muhammad Rizwan, Waqas Shafqat Chattha, Ghulam Sarwar and Yasir Ramzan
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:7
  19. Plant pollen has diverse morphological characteristics that can be consistently passed down from generation to generation. Information on pollen morphology is thus immensely important for plant classification ...

    Authors: Xiaoyan CAI, Yuqing HOU, Umer Jawad MUHAMMAD, Heng WANG, Yanchao XU, Jie ZHENG, Yuhong WANG, Fang LIU, Zhongli ZHOU, Jinping HUA and Kunbo WANG
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:6
  20. Apolygus lucorum is a worldwide omnivorous pest damaging a range of crops and causing great economic losses. Symbiotic bacteria living in insects play a key role in the nutrition, physiology, and behavior of host...

    Authors: Hui Xue, Xiangzhen Zhu, Li Wang, Kaixin Zhang, Dongyang Li, Jichao Ji, Lin Niu, Xueke Gao, Junyu Luo and Jinjie Cui
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:5
  21. Herbicide tolerance in crops enables them to survive when lethal doses of herbicides are applied to surrounding weeds. Herbicide-tolerant crops can be developed through transgenic approaches or traditional mut...

    Authors: Tianzi CHEN, Xitie LING, Yue YU and Baolong ZHANG
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:4
  22. Cotton has enormous economic potential providing high-quality protein, oil, and fibre. A large increase in cotton output is necessary due to the world's changing climate and constantly expanding human populati...

    Authors: Zulqurnain Khan, Sultan Habibullah Khan, Aftab Ahmed, Muhammad Umar Iqbal, Muhammad Salman Mubarik, Muhammad Zubair Ghouri, Furqan Ahmad, Saba Yaseen, Zulfiqar Ali, Asif Ali Khan and Muhammad Tehseen Azhar
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:3
  23. The strength of cotton fiber has been extensively studied and significantly improved through selective breeding, but fiber elongation has largely been ignored, even though elongation contributes to determining...

    Authors: Christopher D. Delhom, John D. Wanjura, Mathew G. Pelletier, Gregory A. Holt and Eric F. Hequet
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:2
  24. Boron (B) deficiency is an important factor for poor seed cotton yield and fiber quality. However, it is often missing in the plant nutrition program, particularly in developing countries. The current study in...

    Authors: Muhammad MEHRAN, Muhammad ASHRAF, Sher Muhammad SHAHZAD, Muhammad Siddique SHAKIR, Muhammad Tehseen AZHAR, Fiaz AHMAD and Alamgir ALVI
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2023 6:1
  25. Cotton is the prime natural fiber with economic significance globally. Cotton farming and breeding have a long history in Pakistan. The development of high yielding upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) varieties gr...

    Authors: Kashif Shahzad, Iqra Mubeen, Meng Zhang, Xuexian Zhang, Jianyong Wu and Chaozhu Xing
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:29
  26. Cotton seed fibres are long single-celled epidermal trichomes that first appear on the surface of the ovule at anthesis and then elongate rapidly over a period of 15–25 days until a secondary cell wall (SCW) b...

    Authors: Filomena A. Pettolino, Dina Yulia, Antony Bacic and Danny J. Llewellyn
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:27
  27. In our previous study, a strain EBS03 with good biocontrol potential was screened out of 48 strains of cotton endophyte Bacillus subtilis by evaluating the controlling effect against cotton Verticillium wilt. How...

    Authors: Hongyan Bai, Zili Feng, Lihong Zhao, Hongjie Feng, Feng Wei, Jinglong Zhou, Aixing Gu, Heqin Zhu, Jun Peng and Yalin Zhang
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:26
  28. Under abiotic stress conditions, cotton growth is inhibited and yield losses are severe. Identification of calnexin family members and function analysis under abiotic stress laid the foundation for the screeni...

    Authors: Nan Xu, Hong Zhang, Yuexin Zhang, Yapeng Fan, Jing Wang, Waqar Afzal Malik, Cun Rui, Mingge Han, Xuke Lu, Xiugui Chen, Junjuan Wang, Delong Wang, Shuai Wang, Chao Chen, Lixue Guo, Lanjie Zhao…
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:25
  29. Potassium (K) deficiency has become a common field production problem following the widespread adoption of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) transgenic cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) worldwide. The purpose of this stud...

    Authors: Qianqian WANG, Wei YAN, Yichi ZHANG, Manman ZHAN, Xiaoli LUO, A. Egrinya ENEJI, Anhong ZHANG, Juanli XIAO, Fangjun LI and Xiaoli TIAN
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:24
  30. The cotton crop is universally considered as protein and edible oil source besides the major contributor of natural fiber and is grown in tropical and subtropical regions around the world Unpredicted environme...

    Authors: Salisu Bello Sadau, Teame Gereziher Mehari, Adeel Ahmad, Sani Muhammad Tajo, Sani Ibrahim, Muhammad Shahid Iqbal, Mohammed Elasad, Jingjing Zhang, Hengling Wei and Shuxun Yu
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:23
  31. Aphis gossypii Glover (Hemiptera: Aphididae), a worldwide polyphagous phloem-feeding agricultural pest, has three wing morphs (winged parthenogenetic female, gynopara, and male) in the life cycle. The exclusive m...

    Authors: Ningbo HUANGFU, Qingyu SHI, Lulu CHEN, Xiaoyan MA, Kaixin ZHANG, Dongyang LI, Li WANG, Xiangzhen ZHU, Jichao JI, Junyu LUO and Jinjie CUI
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:22
  32. Cotton is the source of natural fibers globally, fulfilling 90% of the textile industry's requirements. However, fiber development is a complex biological process comprising four stages. Fiber develops from a ...

    Authors: Man HE, Xingfen WANG, Shang LIU, Hailiang CHENG, Dongyun ZUO, Qiaolian WANG, Limin LV, Youping ZHANG and Guoli SONG
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:21
  33. Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) is often grown in locations characterized by high atmospheric evaporative demand. It has been hypothesized that plants which resist hydraulic flow under this condition will limit wa...

    Authors: Kurt WEDEGAERTNER, Avat SHEKOOFA, Sam PURDOM, Kellie WALTERS, Lori DUNCAN and Tyson B. RAPER
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:20
  34. The lateral root is one of the most important organs that constitute the root architecture system in plants. It can directly affect the contact area between plants and soil and plays an important role in plant...

    Authors: Daowu HU, Shoupu HE, Gaofei SUN, Yinhua JIA, Xiaoli GENG, Liru WANG, Zhaoe PAN, Baojun CHEN, Hongge LI, Iqbal ZUBAIR, Xiaoyang WANG, Zibo ZHAO, Yuting GE, Baoyin PANG and Xiongming DU
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:19
  35. The utilization of heterosis has greatly improved the productivity of cotton worldwide. However, a major constraint for the large-scale promotion of F1 hybrid cotton is artificial emasculation and pollination. Th...

    Authors: Liangliang CHEN, Huini TANG, Xuexian ZHANG, Tingxiang QI, Liping GUO, Kashif SHAHZAD, Hailin WANG, Xiuqin QIAO, Rong ZANG, Meng ZHANG, Jianyong WU and Chaozhu XING
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:18
  36. The diversified and high value-added utilization of cotton by products can promote the sustainable development of modern agriculture. Differences in potential nutrients among varieties can be explained by vari...

    Authors: Lei MA, Yabing CHEN, Shuangjiao XU, Ruidan DONG, Yiwen WANG, Dan FANG, Jun PENG and Xinquan TIAN
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:17
  37. Cotton production in China is challenged by high labor input including manual topping (MT). Recently, to replace MT in the Xinjiang cotton region of China, mepiquat chloride (MC) was applied once more than the...

    Authors: Yu TIAN, Baopeng LIAO, Huanyong HAN, Fangyong WANG, Mingwei DU, Xiaoli TIAN and Zhaohu LI
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:16
  38. Cotton (Gossypium spp.) is one of the most important economic crops worldwide, and its production plays an important role in the economy of many countries. Genetically modified herbicide-tolerant (GMHT) crops, wh...

    Authors: Dongyang LI, Xiangzhen ZHU, Kaixin ZHANG, Li WANG, Rui ZHANG, Chengzhen LIANG, Junyu LUO and Jinjie CUI
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:14
  39. Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum), the major textile fiber crop of the world, is negatively affected by salinity. It leads to the induction of adverse effects on growth and development of cotton. The overall yield of c...

    Authors: Ayesha JAVAID, Tahmina NAZISH, Mohsin ALI, Yonghong ZHU, Jing LI, Huangyang ZHANG, Jie WU, Chengbin XIANG, Shenjie WU and Alamin ALFATIH
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:13

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  40. The majority of attenuated total reflection Fourier transform infrared (ATR FT-IR) investigations of cotton are focused on the fiber tissue for biological mechanisms and understanding of fiber development and ...

    Authors: Zhongqi HE, Yongliang LIU, Hee Jin KIM, Haile TEWOLDE and Hailin ZHANG
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:11
  41. Nucleobase–ascorbate transporters (NAT), synonymously called nucleobase–cation symporter 2 (NCS2) proteins, were earlier reported to be involved in plant growth, development and resistance to stress. Previous ...

    Authors: Lixue GUO, Lanjie ZHAO, Xuke LU, Xiugui CHEN, Shuai WANG, Junjuan WANG, Delong WANG, Zujun YIN, Chao CHEN, Yapeng FAN, Yuexin ZHANG and Wuwei YE
    Citation: Journal of Cotton Research 2022 5:10

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