SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Allen GJ, Chu SP, Harrington CL, Schumacher K, Hoffmann T, Tang YY, Grill E, Schroeder JI (2001) A defined range of guard cell calcium oscillation parameters encodes stomatal movements. Nature 411, 10531057.
  • Andriankaja A, Boisson-Dernier A, Frances L, Sauviac L, Jauneau A, Barker DG, De Carvalho-Niebel F (2007) AP2-ERF transcription factors mediate nod factor-dependent MtENOD11 activation in root hairs via a novel cis-regulatory motif. Plant Cell 19, 28662885.
  • Ané JM, Kiss GB, Riely BK, Penmetsa RV, Oldroyd GE, Ayax C, Lévy J, Debellé F, Baek JM, Kalo P, Rosenberg C, Roe BA, Long SR, Dénarié J, Cook DR (2004) Medicago truncatula DMI1 required for bacterial and fungal symbioses in legumes. Science 303, 13641367.
  • Arrighi JF, Barre A, Ben Amor B, Bersoult A, Soriano LC, Mirabella R, De Carvalho-Niebel F, Journet EP, Ghérardi M, Huguet T, Geurts R, Dénarié J, Rougé P, Gough C (2006) The Medicago truncatula Lysine motif-receptor-like kinase gene family includes NFP and new nodule-expressed genes. Plant Physiol. 142, 265.
  • Arrighi JF, Godfroy O, De Billy F, Saurat O, Jauneau A, Gough C (2009) The RPG gene of Medicago truncatula controls Rhizobium-directed polar growth during infection. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 98179822.
  • Asamizu E, Shimoda Y, Kouchi H, Tabata S, Sato S (2008) A positive regulatory role for LjERF1 in the nodulation process is revealed by systematic analysis of nodule-associated transcription factors of Lotus japonicas. Plant Physiol. 147, 20302040.
  • Bhuvaneswari TV, Bhagwat AA, Bauer WD (1981) Transient susceptibility of root cells in four common legumes to nodulation by rhizobia. Plant Physiol. 68, 11441149.
  • Bhuvaneswari TV, Solheim B (1985) Root hair deformation in the white clover/Rhizobium trifolii symbiosis. Physiol. Plant. 63, 2534.
  • Biswas B, Chan PK, Gresshoff PM (2009) A novel ABA insensitive mutant of Lotus japonicus with a wilty phenotype displays unaltered nodulation regulation. Mol. Plant. 2, 487499.
  • Bond L (1948) Origin and developmental morphology of root nodules of Pisum sativum. Bot. Gaz. 109, 411434.
  • Borisov AY, Madsen LH, Tsyganov VE, Umehara Y, Voroshilova VA, Batagov AO, Sandal N, Mortensen A, Schauser L, Ellis N, Tikhonovich IA, Stougaard J (2003) The sym35 gene required for root nodule development in pea is an ortholog of NIN from Lotus japonicus. Plant Physiol. 131, 10091017.
  • Caetano-Anollés, G, Gresshoff PM (1991) Plant genetic control of nodulation. Annu. Rev. Microbiol. 45, 345382.
  • Callaham DA, Torrey JG (1981) The structural basis for infection of root hairs of Trifolium repens by Rhizobium. Can. J. Bot. 59, 16471664.
  • Calvert HE, Pence MK, Pierce M, Malik NSA, Bauer WD (1984) Anatomical analysis of the development and distribution of Rhizobium infection in soybean roots. Can. J. Bot. 62, 23752384.
  • Capoen W, Goormachtig S, De Rycke R, Schroeyers K, Holsters M (2005) SrSymRK, a plant receptor essential for symbiosome formation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102, 1036910374.
  • Cardenas L, Vidali L, Dominguez J, Perez H, Sanchez F, Hepler PK, Quinto C (1998) Rearrangement of actin microfilaments in plant root hairs responding to Rhizobium etli nodulation signals. Plant Physiol. 116, 871877.
  • Carroll BJ, McNeil DL, Gresshoff PM (1985a) Isolation and properties of soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] mutants that nodulate in the presence of high nitrate concentrations. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 82, 41624166.
  • Carroll BJ, McNeil DL, Gresshoff PM (1985b) A supernodulation and nitrate-tolerant symbiotic (nts) soybean mutant. Plant Physiol. 78, 3440.
  • Catoira R, Galera C, De Billy F, Penmetsa RV, Journet EP, Maillet F, Rosenberg C, Cook D, Gough C, Dénarié J (2000) Four genes of Medicago truncatula controlling components of a nod factor transduction pathway. Plant Cell 12, 16471665.
  • Crutzen P, Mosier AR, Smith KA, Winiwarter W (2007) N2O release from agro-fuel production negates global warming reduction by replacing fossil fuels. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discussions 7, 1119111205.
  • Delves AC, Mathews A, Day DA, Carter AS, Carroll BJ, Gresshoff PM (1986) Regulation of the soybean-Rhizobium nodule symbiosis by shoot and root factors. Plant Physiol. 82, 588590.
  • Dénarié J, Debelle F, Promé JC (1996) Rhizobium lipochitooligosaccharide nodulation factors: Signalling molecules mediating recognition and morphogenesis. Annu. Rev. Biochem. 65, 503535.
  • Ding Y, Kalo P, Yendrek C, Sun J, Liang Y, Marsh JF, Harris JM, Oldroyd GE (2008) Abscisic acid coordinates Nod factor and cytokinin signaling during the regulation of nodulation in Medicago truncatula. Plant Cell 20, 26812695.
  • Ding YL, Oldroyd GED (2009) Positioning the nodule, the hormone dictum. Plant. Signal Behav. 4, 8993.
  • Dolmetsch RE, Xu KL, Lewis RS (1998) Calcium oscillations increase the efficiency and specificity of gene expression. Nature 392, 933936.
  • Endre G, Kereszt A, Kevei Z, Mihacea S, Kalo P, Kiss GB (2002) A receptor kinase gene regulating symbiotic nodule development. Nature 417, 962966.
  • European Association for Grain Legume Research (2007) http://www.grainlegumes.com. Accessed January 2009.
  • Felle HH, Kondorosi E, Kondorosi A, Schultze M (1999) Elevation of the cytosolic free [Ca2+] is indispensable for the transduction of the nod factor signal in alfalfa. Plant Physiol. 121, 273279.
  • Ferguson BJ, Mathesius U (2003) Signaling interactions during nodule development. J. Plant Growth Regul. 22, 4772.
  • Ferguson BJ, Reid JB (2005) Cochleata: getting to the root of legume nodules. Plant Cell Physiol. 46, 15831589.
  • Ferguson BJ, Ross JJ, Reid JB (2005a) Nodulation phenotypes of gibberellin and brassinosteroid mutants of pea. Plant Physiol. 138, 23962405.
  • Ferguson BJ, Wiebe EM, Emery RJN, Guinel FC (2005b) Cytokinin accumulation and an altered ethylene response mediate the pleiotropic phenotype of the pea nodulation mutant R50 (sym16). Can. J. Bot. 83, 9891000.
  • Gage DJ (2004) Infection and invasion of roots by symbiotic, nitrogen-fixing rhizobia during nodulation of temperate legumes. Microbiol. Mol. Biol. Rev. 68, 280300.
  • Giraud E, Moulin L, Vallenet D, Barbe V, Cytryn E, Avarre JC, Jaubert M, Simon D, Cartieaux F, Prin Y, Bena G, Hannibal L, Fardoux J, Kojadinovic M, Vuillet L, Lajus A, Cruveiller S, Rouy Z, Mangenot S, Segurens B, Dossat C, Franck WL, Chang WS, Saunders E, Bruce D, Richardson P, Normand P, Dreyfus B, Pignol D, Stacey G, Emerich D, Verméglio A, Médigue C, Sadowsky M (2007) Legumes symbioses: absence of Nod Genes in photosynthetic badyrhizobia. Science 316, 13071312.
  • Gleason C, Chaudhuri S, Yang TB, Munoz A, Poovaiah BW, Oldroyd GED (2006) Nodulation independent of rhizobia induced by a calcium-activated kinase lacking autoinhibition. Nature 441, 11491152.
  • Gonzalez-Rizzo S, Crespi M, Frugier F (2006) The Medicago truncatula CRE1 cytokinin receptor regulates lateral root development and early symbiotic interaction with Sinorhizobium meliloti. Plant Cell 18, 26802693.
  • Gough C (2003) Rhizobium symbiosis: Insight into nod factor receptors. Curr. Biol. 13, R973-R975.
  • Graham PH, Vance CP (2003) Legumes: Importance and constraints to greater use. Plant Physiol. 131, 872877.
  • Gresshoff PM, Delves AC (1986) Plant genetic approaches to symbiotic nodulation and nitrogen fixation in legumes. In: BlonsteinAD, KingPJ, eds. Plant Gene Research III. A Genetical Approach to Plant Biochemistry. Springer Verlag, Wien . pp. 159206.
  • Gresshoff PM, Lohar D, Chan PK, Biswas B, Jiang Q, Reid D, Ferguson B, Stacey G (2009) Genetic analysis of ethylene regulation of legume nodulation. Plant Signal Behav. 4, 818823.
  • Guinel FC, Geil RD (2002) A model for the development of the rhizobial and arbuscular mycorrhizal symbioses in legumes and its use to understand the roles of ethylene in the establishment in these two symbioses. Can. J. Bot. 80, 695720.
  • Heckmann AB, Lombardo F, Miwa H, Perry JA, Bunnewell S, Parniske M, Wang TL, Downie JA (2006) Lotus japonicus nodulation requires two GRAS domain regulators, one of which is functionally conserved in a non-legume. Plant Physiol. 142, 17391750.
  • Heidstra R, Yang WC, Yalcin Y, Peck S, Emons AM, Van Kammen A, Bisseling T (1997) Ethylene provides positional information on cortical cell division but is not involved in Nod factor induced root hair tip growth in Rhizobium-legume interaction. Development 124, 17811787.
  • Hirsch S, Kim J, Munoz A, Heckmann AB, Downie JA, Oldroyd GED (2009) GRAS proteins form a DNA binding complex to induce gene expression during nodulation signaling in Medicago truncatula. Plant Cell 21, 545557.
  • Huse M, Kuriyan J (2002) The conformational plasticity of protein kinases. Cell 109, 275282.
  • Imaizumi-Anraku H, Takeda N, Kawaguchi M, Parniske M, Hayashi M, Kawasaki S (2005) Host genes involved in activation and perception of calcium spiking. Plant Cell Physiol. 46, S5-S5.
  • Indrasumunar A (2007) Molecular cloning and functional characterisation of soybean (Glycine max L.) nod factor receptor genes (PhD Thesis, The University of Queensland ).
  • Indrasumunar A, Kereszt A, Searle I, Miyagi M, Li D, Nguyen CDT et al. (2009) Inactivation of duplicated Nod-Factor Receptor 5 (NFR5) genes in recessive loss-of-function non-nodulation mutants of allotetraploid soybean (Glycine max L. Merr.) Plant Cell Physiol. doi:10.1093/pcp/pcp178.
  • Ishikawa K, Yokota K, Li YY, Wang Y, Liu CT, Suzuki S, Aono T, Oyaizu H (2008) Isolation of a novel root-determined hypernodulation mutant rdh1 of Lotus japonicus. Soil Sci. Plant Nutr. 54, 259263.
  • Journet EP, El-Gachtouli N, Vernoud V, De Billy F, Pichon M, Dedieu A, Arnould C, Morandi D, Barker DG, Gianinazzi-Pearson V (2001) Medicago truncatula ENOD11: A novel RPRP-encoding early nodulin gene expressed during mycorrhization in arbuscule-containing cells. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 14, 737748.
  • Kaló P, Gleason C, Edwards A, Marsh J, Mitra RM, Hirsch S, Jakab J, Sims S, Long SR, Rogers J, Kiss GB, Downie JA, Oldroyd GE (2005) Nodulation signaling in legumes requires NSP2, a MEMBER of the GRAS family of transcriptional regulators. Science 308, 17861789.
  • Kanamori N, Madsen LH, Radutoiu S, Frantescu M, Quistgaard EM, Miwa H, Downie JA, James EK, Felle HH, Haaning LL, Jensen TH, Sato S, Nakamura Y, Tabata S, Sandal N, Stougaard J (2006) A nucleoporin is required for induction of Ca2+ spiking in legume nodule development and essential for rhizobial and fungal symbiosis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103, 359364.
  • Kevei Z, Lougnon G, Mergaert P, Horváth GV, Kereszt A, Jayaraman D, Zaman N, Marcel F, Regulski K, Kiss GB, Kondorosi A, Endre G, Kondorosi E, Ané JM (2007) 3-Hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A reductase 1 interacts with NORK and is crucial for nodulation in Medicago truncatula. Plant Cell 19, 39743989.
  • Kinkema M, Gresshoff PM (2008) Investigation of downstream signals of the soybean autoregulation of nodulation receptor kinase GmNARK. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 21, 13371348.
  • Krusell L, Madsen LH, Sato S, Aubert G, Genua A, Szczyglowski K, Duc G, Kaneko T, Tabata S, De Bruijn F, Pajuelo E, Sandal N, Stougaard J (2002) Shoot control of root development and nodulation is mediated by a receptor-like kinase. Nature 420, 422426.
  • Lerouge P, Roche P, Faucher C, Maillet F, Truchet G, Promé JC, Dénarié J (1990) Symbiotic host-specificity of Rhizobium meliloti is determined by a sulphated and acylated glucosamine oligosaccharide signal. Nature 344, 781784.
  • Lévy J, Bres C, Geurts R, Chalhoub B, Kulikova O, Duc G, Journet EP, Ané JM, Lauber E, Bisseling T, Dénarié J, Rosenberg C, Debellé F (2004) A putative Ca2+ and calmodulin-dependent protein kinase required for bacterial and fungal symbioses. Science 303, 13611364.
  • Li DX, Kinkema M, Gresshoff PM (2009) Autoregulation of nodulation (AON) in Pisum sativum (pea) involves signaling events associated with both nodule primordia development and nitrogen fixation. J. Plant Physiol. 166, 955967.
  • Li WH, Llopis J, Whitney M, Zlokarnik G, Tsien RY (1998) Cell-permeant caged InsP3 ester shows that Ca2+ spike frequency can optimize gene expression. Nature 392, 936941.
  • Libbenga KR, Harkes PAA (1973) Initial proliferation of cortical cells in the formation of root nodules in Pisum sativum L. Planta 114, 1728.
  • Limpens E, Franken C, Smit P, Willemse J, Bisseling T, Geurts R (2003) LysM domain receptor kinases regulating rhizobial nod factor-induced infection. Science 302, 630633.
  • Limpens E, Mirabella R, Fedorova E, Franken C, Franssen H, Bisseling T, Geurts R (2005) Formation of organelle-like N2- fixing symbiosomes in legume root nodules is controlled by DMI2. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102, 1037510380.
  • Lin YH, Ferguson BJ, Kereszt A, Gresshoff PM (2009) Suppression of hypernodulation in soybean by a leaf-extracted, NARK- and Nod factor-dependent low molecular mass fraction. New Phytol. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03163.x.
  • Lohar D, Stiller J, Kam J, Stacey G, Gresshoff PM (2009) Ethylene insensitivity conferred by a mutated Arabidopsis ethylene receptor gene alters nodulation in transgenic Lotus japonicus. Ann. Bot. 104, 277285.
  • Madsen EB, Madsen LH, Radutoiu S, Olbryt M, Rakwalska M, Szczyglowski K, Sato S, Kaneko T, Tabata S, Sandal N, Stougaard J (2003) A receptor kinase gene of the LysM type is involved in legumeperception of rhizobial signals. Nature 425, 637640.
  • Magori S, Oka-Kira E, Shibata S, Umehara Y, Kouchi H, Hase Y, Tanaka A, Sato S, Tabata S, Kawaguchi M (2009) TOO MUCH LOVE, a root regulator associated with the long-distance control of nodulation in Lotus japonicas. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 22, 259268.
  • Marsh JF, Rakocevic A, Mitra RM, Brocard L, Sun J, Eschstruth A, Long SR, Schultze M, Ratet P, Oldroyd GE (2007) Medicago truncatula NIN is essential for rhizobial-independent nodule organogenesis induced by autoactive calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase. Plant Physiol. 144, 324335.
  • Mathesius U (2008) Auxin: at the root of nodule development? Funct. Plant Biol. 35, 651668.
  • Mathesius U, Charon C, Rolfe BG, Kondorosi A, Crespi M (2000) Temporal and spatial order of events during the induction of cortical cell divisions in white clover by Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii inoculation or localized cytokinin addition. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 13, 617628.
  • Mathews A, Carroll BJ, Gresshoff PM (1989) Development of Bradyrhizobium infection in supernodulating and non-nodulating mutants of soybean (Glycine max[L.] Merrill). Protoplasma 150, 4047.
  • Messinese E, Mun JH, Yeun LH, Jayaraman D, Rougé P, Barre A, Lougnon G, Schornack S, Bono JJ, Cook DR, Ané JM (2007) A novel nuclear protein interacts with the symbiotic DMI3 calcium- and calmodulin-dependent protein kinase of Medicago truncatula. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 20, 912921.
  • Middleton PH, Jakab J, Penmetsa RV, Starker CG, Doll J, Kaló P, Prabhu R, Marsh JF, Mitra RM, Kereszt A, Dudas B, Vanden-Bosch K, Long SR, Cook DR, Kiss GB, Oldroyd GE (2007) An ERF transcription factor in Medicago truncatula that is essential for nod factor signal transduction. Plant Cell 19, 12211234.
  • Mitra RM, Gleason CA, Edwards A, Hadfield J, Downie JA, Oldroyd GE, Long SR (2004) A Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase required for symbiotic nodule development: Gene identification by transcript-based cloning. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 101, 47014705.
  • Miwa H, Sun J, Oldroyd GED, Downie JA (2006) Analysis of nod-factor-induced calcium signaling in root hairs of symbiotically defective mutants of Lotus japonicus. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 19, 914923.
  • Miyahara A, Hirani TA, Oakes M, Kereszt A, Kobe B, Djordjevic MA, Gresshoff PM (2008) Soybean nodule autoregulation receptor kinase phosphorylates two kinase-associated protein phosphatases in vitro. J. Biol. Chem. 283, 2538125391.
  • Murray JD, Karas BJ, Sato S, Tabata S, Amyot L, Szczyglowski K (2007) A cytokinin perception mutant colonized by Rhizobium in the absence of nodule organogenesis. Science 315, 101104.
  • Newcomb W (1976) A correlated light and electron microscopic study of symbiotic growth and differentiation in Pisum sativum root nodules. Can. J. Bot. 54, 21632186.
  • Newcomb W, Sippel D, Peterson RL (1979) The early morphogenesis of Glycine max and Pisum sativum root nodules. Can. J. Bot. 57, 26032616.
  • Nishimura R, Hayashi M, Wu GJ, Kouchi H, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Murakami Y, Kawasaki S, Akao S, Ohmori M, Nagasawa M, Harada K, Kawaguchi M (2002a) HAR1 mediates systemic regulation of symbiotic organ development. Nature 420, 426429.
  • Nishimura R, Ohmori M, Fujita H, Kawaguchi M (2002b) A Lotus basic leucine zipper protein with a RING-finger motif negatively regulates the developmental program of nodulation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 99, 1520615210.
  • Nontachaiyapoom S, Scott PT, Men AE, Kinkema M, Schenk PM, Gresshoff PM (2007) Promoters of orthologous Glycine max and Lotus japonicus nodulation autoregulation genes interchangeably drive phloem-specific expression in transgenic plants. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 20, 769780.
  • Oka-Kira E, Tateno K, Miura K, Haga T, Hayashi M, Harada K, Sato S, Tabata S, Shikazono N, Tanaka A, Watanabe Y, Fukuhara I, Nagata T, Kawaguchi M (2005) Klavier (klv), A novel hypernodulation mutant of Lotus japonicus affected in vascular tissue organization and floral induction. Plant J. 44, 505515.
  • Okamoto S, Ohnishi E, Sato S, Takahashi H, Nakazono M, Tabata S, Kawaguchi M (2009) Nod factor/nitrate-induced CLE genes that drive HAR1-mediated systemic regulation of nodulation. Plant Cell Physiol. 50, 6777.
  • Oldroyd GED, Downie JA (2008) Coordinating nodule morphogenesis with rhizobial infection in legumes. Annu. Rev. Plant Biol. 59, 519546.
  • Oldroyd GED, Downie JA (2004) Calcium, kinases and nodulation signalling in legumes. Nat. Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. 5, 566576.
  • Oldroyd GED, Long SR (2003) Identification and characterization of nodulation-signaling pathway 2, a gene of Medicago truncatula involved in Nod factor signaling. Plant Physiol. 131, 10271032.
  • Penmetsa RV, Uribe P, Anderson J, Lichtenzveig J, Gish JC, Nam YW, Engstrom E, Xu K, Sckisel G, Pereira M, Baek JM, Lopez-Meyer M, Long SR, Harrison MJ, Singh KB, Kiss GB, Cook DR (2008) The Medicago truncatula of the Arabidopsis EIN2 gene, sickle, is a negative regulator of symbiotic and pathogenic microbial interactions. Plant J. 55, 580595.
  • Peoples MB, Brockwell J, Herridge DF, Rochester IJ, Alves BJR, Urquiaga S, Boddey RM, Dakora FD, Bhattarai S, Maskey SL, Sampet C, Rerkasem B, Khan DF, Hauggaard-Nielsen H, Jensen ES (2009) The contributions of nitrogen-fixing crop legumes to the productivity of agricultural systems. Symbiosis 48, 117.
  • Postma JG, Jacobsen E, Feenstra WJ (1988) Three pea mutants with an altered nodulation studied by genetic-analysis and grafting. J. Plant Physiol. 132, 424430.
  • Pueppke SG, Broughton WJ (1999) Rhizobium sp. strain NGR234 and R. fredii USDA257share exceptionally broad, nested host ranges. Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact. 12, 293318.
  • Radutoiu S, Madsen LH, Madsen EB, Felle HH, Umehara Y, Grønlund M, Sato S, Nakamura Y, Tabata S, Sandal N, Stougaard J (2003) Plant recognition of symbiotic bacteria requires two LysM receptor-like kinases. Nature 425, 585592.
  • Redmond JW, Batley M, Djordjevic MA, Innes RW, Kuempel PL, Rolfe BG (1986) Flavones induce expression of nodulation genes in Rhizobium. Nature 323, 632635.
  • Riely BK, Lougnon G, Ane JM, Cook DR (2007) The symbiotic ion channel homolog DMI1 is localized in the nuclear membrane of Medicago truncatula roots. Plant J. 49, 208216.
  • Rolfe BG, Gresshoff PM (1988) Genetic analysis of legume nodule initiation. Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol. 39, 297319.
  • Roth LE, Stacey G (1989a) Bacterium release into host cells of nitrogen-fixing soybean nodules: The symbiosome membrane comes from three sources. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 49, 1323.
  • Roth LE, Stacey G (1989b) Cytoplasmic membrane systems involved in bacterium release into soybean nodule cells as studied with two Bradyrhizobium japonicum mutant strains. Eur. J. Cell Biol. 49, 2432.
  • De Ruijter N, Rook M, Bisseling T, Emons A (1998) Lipochito-oligosaccharides re-initiate root hair tip growth in Vicia sativa with high calcium and spectrin-like antigen at the tip. Plant J. 13, 341350.
  • Saito K, Yoshikawa M, Yano K, Miwa H, Uchida H, Asamizu E, Sato S, Tabata S, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Umehara Y, Kouchi H, Murooka Y, Szczyglowski K, Downie JA, Parniske M, Hayashi M, Kawaguchi M (2007) NUCLEOPORIN85 is required for calcium spiking, fungal and bacterial symbioses, and seed production in Lotus japonicus. Plant Cell 19, 610624.
  • Schauser L, Roussis A, Stiller J, Stougaard J (1999) A plant regulator controlling development of symbiotic root nodules. Nature 402, 191195.
  • Schnabel E, Journet EP, De Carvalho-Niebel F, Duc G, Frugoli J (2005) The Medicago truncatula SUNN gene encodes a CLV1-like leucine-rich repeat receptor kinase that regulates nodule number and root length. Plant Mol. Biol. 58, 809822.
  • Scott P, Pregelj L, Chen N, Hadler J, Djordjevic M, Gresshoff P (2008) Pongamia pinnata: An untapped resource for the biofuels industry of the future. BioEnergy Res. 1, 211.
  • Searle IR, Men AE, Laniya TS, Buzas DM, Iturbe-Ormaetxe I, Carroll BJ, Gresshoff PM (2003) Long-distance signaling in nodulation directed by a CLAVATA1-like receptor kinase. Science 299, 109112.
  • Smit P, Raedts J, Portyanko V, Debellé F, Gough C, Bisseling T, Geurts R (2005) NSP1 of the GRAS protein family is essential for rhizobial Nod factor-induced transcription. Science 308, 17891791.
  • Spaink HP (2000) Root nodulation and infection factors produced by rhizobial bacteria. Annu. Rev. Microbiol. 54, 257288.
  • Steen A, Buist G, Leenhouts KJ, El Khattabi M, Grijpstra F, Zomer AL, Venema G, Kuipers OP, Kok J (2003) Cell wall attachment of a widely distributed peptidoglycan binding domain is hindered by cell wall constituents. J. Biol. Chem. 278, 2387423881.
  • Stracke S, Kistner C, Yoshida S, Mulder L, Sato S, Kaneko T, Tabata S, Sandal N, Stougaard J, Szczyglowski K, Parniske M (2002) A plant receptor-like kinase required for both fungal and bacterial symbiosis. Nature 417, 959962.
  • Sun J, Cardoza V, Mitchell D, Bright L, Oldroyd G, Harris J (2006) Crosstalk between jasmonic acid, ethylene and Nod factor signaling allows integration of diverse inputs for regulation of nodulation. Plant J. 46, 961970.
  • Timmers AC, Auriac MC, Truchet G (1999) Refined analysis of early symbiotic steps of the Rhizobium-Medicago interaction in relationship with microtubular cytoskeleton rearrangements. Dev. 126, 36173628.
  • Tirichine L, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Yoshida S, Murakami Y, Madsen LH, Miwa H, Nakagawa T, Sandal N, Albrektsen AS, Kawaguchi M, Downie A, Sato S, Tabata S, Kouchi H, Parniske M, Kawasaki S, Stougaard J (2006) Deregulation of a Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent kinase leads to spontaneous nodule development. Nature 441, 11531156.
  • Tirichine L, Sandal N, Madsen LH, Radutoiu S, Albrektsen AS, Sato S, Asamizu E, Tabata S, Stougaard J (2007) A gain-of-function mutation in a cytokinin receptor triggers spontaneous root nodule organogenesis. Science 315, 104107.
  • Turgean BG, Bauer WD (1982) Early events in the infection of soybean by Rhizobium japonicum. Time course and cytology of the initial infection process. Can. J. Bot. 60, 152161.
  • Turgeon BG, Bauer WD (1985) Ultrastructure of infection thread development during infection of soybean by Rhizobium japonicum. Planta 163, 328349.
  • Udvardi M, Day D (1997) Metabolite transport across symbiotic membranes of legume nodules. Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol. 48, 493523.
  • Vernié T, Moreau S, De Billy F, Plet J, Combier JP, Rogers C et al. (2008) EFD Is an ERF transcription factor involved in the control of nodule number and differentiation in Medicago truncatula. Plant Cell 20, 26962713.
  • Wais RJ, Galera C, Oldroyd G, Catoira R, Penmetsa RV, Cook D, Gough C, Denarié J, Long SR (2000) Genetic analysis of calcium spiking responses in nodulation mutants of Medicago truncatula. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 1340713412.
  • Walker SA, Viprey V, Downie JA (2000) Dissection of nodulation signaling using pea mutants defective for calcium spiking induced by Nod factors and chitin oligomers. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 1341313418.
  • Wopereis J, Pajuelo E, Dazzo FB, Jiang Q, Gresshoff PM, De Bruijn FJ, Stougaard J, Szczyglowski K (2000) Shoot root mutant of Lotus japonicus with a dramatically altered symbiotic phenotype. Plant J. 23, 97114.
  • Yano K, Shibata S, Chen WL, Sato S, Kaneko T, Jurkiewicz A, Sandal N, Banba M, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Kojima T, Ohtomo R, Szczyglowski K, Stougaard J, Tabata S, Hayashi M, Kouchi H, Umehara Y (2009) CERBERUS, a novel U-box protein containing WD-40 repeats, is required for formation of the infection thread and nodule development in the legume–Rhizobium symbiosis. Plant J DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2009.03943.x.
  • Yano K, Yoshida S, Müller J, Singh S, Banba M, Vickers K, Markmann K, White C, Schuller B, Sato S, Asamizu E, Tabata S, Murooka Y, Perry J, Wang TL, Kawaguchi M, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Hayashi M, Parniske M (2008) CYCLOPS, a mediator of symbiotic intracellular accommodation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 105, 2054020545.
  • Yao PJ, Vincent JM (1969) Host specificity in the root “curling factor”of Rhizobium spp. Aust. J. Biol. Sci. 22, 413423.
  • Zhu H, Chen T, Zhu M, Fang Q, Kang H, Hong Z, Zhang Z (2008) A novel ARID DNA-binding protein interacts with SymRK and is expressed during early nodule development in Lotus japonicus. Plant Physiol. 148, 337347.