Journal article

Combining multivariate analysis and monosaccharide composition modeling to identify plant cell wall variations by Fourier Transform Near Infrared spectroscopy

Andreia M Smith-Moritz, Mawsheng Chern, Jeemeng Lao, Wing Hoi Sze-To, Joshua L Heazlewood, Pamela C Ronald, Miguel E Vega-Sanchez

Plant Methods | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, of the U.S. Department of Energy


Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to thank Gabriela Diaz and Nathan Kane for assistance with sample analysis and preparation for FT-NIR. We thank the Sundaresan laboratory (UC Davis) for providing a transposon insertion line in the rice CesA7 gene (also known as a brittle culm mutant) and Henrik V. Scheller (LBNL/UC Berkeley) for providing Arabidopsis cell wall mutants and critical examination of the manuscript. This work conducted by the Joint BioEnergy Institute was supported by the Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, of the U.S. Department of Energy under Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231.