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Altmann T. 1998. A tale of dwarfs and drugs: brassinosteroids to the rescue. Trends in Genetics 14: 490-495**

Altmann T. 1998. Recent advances in brassinosteroid molecular genetics. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 1: 378-383**

Andersson CR, Kay SA. 1998. COP1 and HY5 interact to mediate light-induced gene expression. Bioessays 20: 445-448**

Anonymous. 1998. Brassinosteroid receptor. Trends in Genetics 14: 13**

Arteaga MAI, Gil RP, Lara VL, Martínez CSP, Rosado A, Coll F. 1998. Synthesis of (25R)-5a,3a,6b-triol triacetate. Synthetic Communications 28: 75-81

Arteaga MAI, Gil RP, Lara VL, Martínez CSP, Rosado A, Coll F. 1998. Synthesis of (25R)-3b,26-dihydroxy-5a-furostan-6-one. Synthetic Communications 28: 1381-1386

Arteaga MAI, Gil RP, Lara VL, Perez CS, Coll F. 1998. Synthesis of (25R)-2a,3a,26-trihydroxy-5a-furostan-6-one. Synthetic Communications 28: 1779-1784

Azpiroz R, Wu YW, LoCascio JC, Feldmann KA. 1998. An Arabidopsis brassinosteroid-dependent mutant is blocked in cell elongation. Plant Cell 10: 219-230**

Bajguz A, Czerpak R. 1998. Physiological and biochemical role of brassinosteroids and their structure-activity relationship in the green alga Chlorella vulgaris Beijerinck (Chlorophyceae). Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 17: 131-139**

Baron DL, Luo W, Janzen L, Pharis RP, Back TG. 1998. Structure-activity studies of brassinolide B-ring analogues. Phytochemistry 49: 1849-1858**

Brosa C, Soca L, Terricabras E, Ferrer JC, Alsina A. 1998. New synthetic brassinosteroids: a 5a-hydroxy-6-ketone analog with strong plant growth promoting activity. Tetrahedron 54: 12337-12348**

Brosa C, Zamora I, Terricabras E, Kohout L. 1998. The effect of electrostatic properties and ability to form hydrogen-bonds on the activity of brassinosteroid side-chain analogs. Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications 63: 1635-1645

Centurion OMT, Galagovsky LR. 1998. Alternative synthesis of (24S)-homoethylcastasterone from stigmasterol. Anales de la Asociacion Quimica Argentina 86: 104-109

Choe SW, Dilkes BP, Fujioka S, Takatsuto S, Sakurai A, Feldmann KA. 1998. The DWF4 gene of Arabidopsis encodes a cytochrome P450 that mediates multiple 22a-hydroxylation steps in brassinosteroid biosynthesis. Plant Cell 10: 231-243**

Clouse SD, Sasse JM. 1998. Brassinosteroids: essential regulators of plant growth and development. Annual Review of Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology 49: 427-451**

Dalibova L, Kohout L. 1998. Preparation of steroid olefins from heptafluorobutyrates. Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications 63: 549-556

Deeva V. 1998. Regulation of plant adaptive processes by physiologically active substances. Biologija 50-51

Franck-Duchenne M, Wang YW, Ben Tahar S, Beachy RN. 1998. In vitro stem elongation of sweet pepper in media containing 24-epibrassinolide. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 53: 79-84**

Fujioka S, Noguchi T, Yokota T, Takatsuto S, Yoshida S. 1998a. Brassinosteroids in Arabidopsis thaliana. Phytochemistry 48: 595-599**

Fujioka S, Noguchi T, Takatsuto S, Yoshida S. 1998b. Activity of brassinosteroids in the dwarf rice lamina inclination bioassay. Phytochemistry 49: 1841-1848**

Fujioka S, Yokota T. 1998c. Biosynthesis and signal transduction of brassinosteroids. Shokubutsu Saibo Kogaku Shirizu 10: 180-189

Fujioka S. 1998d. Biosynthesis of steroidal plant hormone brassinosteroids and signal transduction. Kagaku to Seibutsu 36: 695-697

Garate JLM, de Magalhaes GC ,Romeiro LAS. 1998. Synthesis of a brassinosteroid analogue from vespertiline. Quimica Nova 21: 726-730**

Ghasempour HR, Anderson EM, Gianello RD ,Gaff DF. 1998. Growth inhibitor effects on protoplasmic drought tolerance and protein synthesis in leaf cells of the resurrection grass, Sporobolus stapfianus. Plant Growth Regulation 24: 179-183**

Gil RP, Arteaga MAI, Martinez CP, Manchado FC, Garcia DC ,Rosado A. 1998. Synthesis of analogues of brassinosteroids from chenodeoxycholic acid. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2405-2407**

Gil RP, Martinez CSP, Manchado FC. 1998. Synthesis of analogues of brassinosteroids with 5b-cholanic acid skeleton. Synthetic Communications 28: 3387-3396

Gray WM,Estelle M. 1998. Biochemical genetics of plant growth. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 9: 196-201**

Grindal G, Ernstsen A, Reid JB, Junttila O, Lindgard B, Moe R. 1998. Endogenous gibberellin A1 levels control thermoperiodic stem elongation in Pisum sativum? Physiologia Plantarum 102: 523-531**

Hazra BG,Pore VS. 1998. Brassinosteroids, new class of phytohormones. Journal of the Indian Chemical Society 75: 746-757

He Y-J,Xu R-J. 1998. BL localization in cotyledon of immature seed and petal cells in Brassica campestris. Zhiwu Shengli Xuebao 24: 201-204

He Y-J, Wu S-B ,Xu R-J. 1998. Immunogold electron microscopy localization of brassinolide in epicotyl cells of mung bean. Zhiwu Shengli Xuebao 24: 24-30

Honda T, Katoh M. 1998. Alternative access to 20-hydroxyecdysteroid side chain by means of samarium iodide-promoted radical addition of tetrahydrofuran to a 20-keto steroid. Heterocycles 47: 481-490

Honda T, Satoh A, Yamada T, Hayakawa T, Kanai K. 1998. Stereoselective construction of the key intermediate for the synthesis of the tetrahydropyranyl antifungal agents (+)-restricticin and (+)-lanomycin. Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 397-405**

Hotta Y, Tanaka T, Luo BS, Takeuchi Y, Konnai M. 1998. Improvement of cold resistance in rice seedlings by 5-aminolevulinic acid. Journal of Pesticide Science 23: 29-33**

Kabashnikova LF, Klimovich AS, Ling SS, Mikhailova SA, Chaika MT, Shanbanovich GN. 1998. Characteristics of spring barley development following seed treatment with physiologically active substances. Vestsi Natsyyanal'nai Akademii Navuk Belarusi, Seryya Biyalagichnykh Navuk, 67-72

Kim GT, Tsukaya H, Uchimiya H. 1998. The ROTUNDIFOLIA3 gene of Arabidopsis thaliana encodes a new member of the cytochrome P-450 family that is required for the regulated polar elongation of leaf cells. Genes & Development 12: 2381-2391**

Kim SK, Hatori M, Ojika M, Sakagami Y, Marumo S. 1998. KM-01, a brassinolide inhibitor, its production, isolation and structure from two fungi Drechslera avenae and Pycnoporus coccineus. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 6: 1975-1982**

Klahre U, Noguchi T, Fujioka S, Takatsuto S, Yokota T, Nomura T, Yoshida S, Chua NH. 1998. The Arabidopsis DIMINUTO/DWARF1 gene encodes a protein involved in steroid synthesis. Plant Cell 10: 1677-1690**

Kohout L, Slavikova B, Strnad M. 1998. 17a-Oxa-17a-homobrassinosteroid analogues. Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications 63: 646-654

Kolar C, Fejes E, Adam E, Schafer E, Kay S, Nagy F. 1998. Transcription of Arabidopsis and wheat Cab genes in single tobacco transgenic seedlings exhibits independent rhythms in a developmentally regulated fashion. Plant Journal 13: 563-569**

Kolbe A, Schneider B, Porzel A, Adam G. 1998. Metabolic inversion of the 3-hydroxy function of brassinosteroids. Phytochemistry 48: 467-470**

Kolbe A, Schneider B, Voigt B, Adam G. 1998. Labelling of biogenetic brassinosteroid precursors. Journal of Labelled Compounds & Radiopharmaceuticals 41: 131-137**

Koncz C. 1998. Crosstalk between brassinosteroids and pathogenic signalling? Trends in Plant Science 3: 1-2**

Korableva NP, Platonova TA, Dogonadze MZ. 1998. Effect of brassinolide on ethylene biosynthesis in potato tuber meristems Solanum tuberosum L. Doklady Akademii Nauk 361: 113-115

Kugimiya A, Matsui J, Abe H, Aburatani M, Takeuchi T. 1998. Synthesis of castasterone selective polymers prepared by molecular imprinting. Analytica Chimica Acta 365: 75-79**

Kurata T, Yamamoto KT. 1998. petit1, a conditional growth mutantl of Arabidopsis defective in sucrose-dependent elongation growth. Plant Physiology 118: 793-801**

Lease K, Ingham E, Walker JC. 1998. Challenges in understanding RLK function. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 1: 388-392**

Li L, van Staden J. 1998. Effects of plant growth regulators on drought resistance of two maize cultivars. South African Journal of Botany 64: 116-120

Li L, van Staden J. 1998. Effects of plant growth regulators on the antioxidant system in callus of two maize cultivars subjected to water stress. Plant Growth Regulation 24: 55-66**

Li L, Van Staden J, Jager AK. 1998. Effects of plant growth regulators on the antioxidant system in seedlings of two maize cultivars subjected to water stress. Plant Growth Regulation 25: 81-87**

Luo J, Chen J. 1998. The physiological and molecular biological advances in the study on brassinosteroids. Zhiwu Shenglixue Tongxun 34: 81-87

Luo J, Chen JC, Zhao YJ. 1998. Brassinosteroid-induced de-etiolation of Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings resembles the long-term effects of cytokinins. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 25: 719-728

Luo WD, Janzen L, Pharis RP, Back TG. 1998. Bioactivity of brassinolide methyl ethers. Phytochemistry 49: 637-642**

Mathur J, Molnar G, Fujioka S, Takatsuto S, Sakurai A, Yokota T, Adam G, Voigt B, Nagy F, Maas C, Schell J, Koncz C, Szekeres M. 1998. Transcription of the Arabidopsis CPD gene, encoding a steroidogenic cytochrome P450, is negatively controlled by brassinosteroids. Plant Journal 14: 593-602**

Meinke DW, Cherry JM, Dean C, Rounsley SD, Koornneef M. 1998. Arabidopsis thaliana: A model plant for genome analysis. Science 282: 662,679-682**

Muñoz FJ, Labrador E, Dopico B. 1998. Brassinolides promote the expression of a new Cicer arietinum b-tubulin gene involved in the epicotyl elongation. Plant Molecular Biology 37: 807-817**

Nam SJ, Lee MM, Lee SH, Lee JS, Kim SK. 1998. Involvement of growth promoting hormones in Rho1ps gene expression in garden pea shoot apexes. Journal of Plant Biology 41: 330-334**

Nicol F, His I, Jauneau A, Vernhettes S, Canut H, Hofte H. 1998. A plasma membrane-bound putative endo-1,4- b-D-glucanase is required for normal wall assembly and cell elongation in Arabidopsis. EMBO Journal 17: 5563-5576**

Núñez-Vázquez M, Robaina-Rodríguez C. 1998. Brassinosteroids - new plant growth regulators: Ediciones INCA. 63 pp.

Oh MH, Clouse SD. 1998. Brassinolide affects the rate of cell division in isolated leaf protoplasts of Petunia hybrida. Plant Cell Reports 17: 921-924**

Oh MH, Romanow WG, Smith RC, Zamski E, Sasse J, Clouse SD. 1998. Soybean BRU1 encodes a functional xyloglucan endotransglycosylase that is highly expressed in inner epicotyl tissues during brassinosteroid-promoted elongation. Plant and Cell Physiology 39: 124-130**

Park WJ. 1998. Effect of epibrassinolide on hypocotyl growth of the tomato mutant diageotropica. Planta 207: 120-124**

Perez Gil R, Iglesias Arteaga MA, Perez Martinez C, Coll Manchado F, Coll Garcia D, Rosado A. 1998. Synthesis of analogs of brassinosteroids from chenodeoxycholic acid. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2405-2407**

Platonova TA, Korableva NP. 1998. The effect of epibrassinolide on ultrastructural and morphometric characteristics of apical cells in potato tubers. Russian Journal of Plant Physiology 45: 753-763

Pohmakotr M, Tuchinda P, Premkaisorn P, Reutrakul V. 1998. g-regioselectivity of lithiated 2-buten-4-olide towards aromatic aldehydes: a simple synthesis of g-arylidenebutenolides. Tetrahedron 54: 11297-11304**

Ponsamuel J, Huhman DV, Cassidy BG, Post-Beittenmiller D. 1998. In vitro regeneration via caulogenesis and brassin-induced shoot conversion of dormant buds from plumular explants of peanut (Arachis hypogaea L cv 'Okrun'). Plant Cell Reports 17: 373-378**

Rajasekaran LR, Blake TJ. 1998. Early growth invigoration of jack pine seedlings by natural plant growth regulators. Trees - Structure and Function 12: 420-423**

Sakura A. 1998. Biochemical studies on plant growth regulating substances: biosynthesis of brassinosteroids. Shokubutsu no Kagaku Chosetsu 33: 1-11

Salchert K, Bhalerao R, Koncz-Kalman Z, Koncz C. 1998. Control of cell elongation and stress responses by steroid hormones and carbon catabolic repression in plants. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B - Biological Sciences, 353: 1517-1520**

Sam O, Nunez M, Falcon V, de la Rosa MC. 1998. Tomato plant leaf ultrastructure under the effect of a brassinosteroid analogue and heat stress conditions. In Electron Microscopy 1998, volume 4, pp. 197-198

Sasse JM, Griffiths PG, Gaff DF, Yokota T, Cameron DW. 1998. Brassinosteroids of a ressurrection grass. Abstracts of the 16th International Conference on Plant Growth Substances 131-131

Schaller H, Bouvier-Nave P, Benveniste P. 1998. Overexpression of an Arabidopsis cDNA encoding a sterol-C241-methyltransferase in tobacco modifies the ratio of 24-methyl cholesterol to sitosterol and is associated with growth reduction. Plant Physiology 118: 461-469**

Schmidt J, Porzel A, Adam G. 1998. Brassinosteroids and a pregnane glucoside from Daucus carota. Phytochemical Analysis 9: 14-20**

Seto H, Fujioka S, Koshino H, Suenaga T, Yoshida S, Watanabe T, Takatsuto S. 1998. Epimerization at C-5 of brassinolide with sodium methoxide and the biological activity of 5-epi-brassinolide in the rice lamina inclination test. Journal of the Chemical Society, Perkin Transactions 1, 3355-3358**

Seto H, Fujioka S, Koshino H, Yoshida S, Watanabe T, Takatsuto S. 1998. A general approach to synthesis of labeled brassinosteroids: preparation of [25,26,27-2H7] brassinolide with 60% isotopic purity from the parent brassinolide. Tetrahedron Letters 39: 7525-7528**

Shakirova FM, Bezrukova MV. 1998. Effect of 24-epibrassinolide and salinity on the levels of ABA and lectin. Russian Journal of Plant Physiology 45: 388-391

Slavikova B, Kasal A, Kohout L. 1998. N-benzoyl-N-methylandrostan-17b-amines; 20-aza analogues of brassinolide. Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications 63: 655-661

Shim JH, Kim IS, Lee KB, Suh YT, Morgan ED. 1998. Determination of brassinolide in rice (Oriza sativa L.) by HPLC equipped with a fluorescence detector. Agricultural Chemistry and Biotechnology 39: 84-88

Staszkova L, Hradecka D, Jankovsky M. 1998. Brassinosteroids and activity of glutamate kinase in spring wheat leaves. Chemical Papers - Chemicke Zvesti 52: 601-601

Szekeres M, Koncz C. 1998. Biochemical and genetic analysis of brassinosteroid metabolism and function in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 36: 145-155**

Takatsuto S, Gotoh C, Noguchi T, Nomura T, Fujioka S, Yokota T. 1998. Synthesis of deuterio-labelled 24-methylenecholesterol and related steroids. Journal of Chemical Research, Synopses, 206-207**

Takatsuto S, Watanabe T, Gotoh C, Kuriyama H, Noguchi T, Fujioka S. 1998. A convenient synthesis of (22S)-22-hydroxycampesterol and some related steroids. Journal of Chemical Research, Synopses, 176-177**

Vardhini BV, Rao SSR. 1998. Effect of brassinosteroids on growth, metabolite content and yield of Arachis hypogaea. Phytochemistry 48: 927-930**

Watanabe T, Fujioka S, Yokota T, Takatsuto S. 1998. Synthesis and biological activity of 2,3-diol stereoisomers of 28-homobrassinolide and brassinolide. Journal of Chemical Research, Synopses, 744-745**

Whitelam GC, Devlin PF. 1998. Light signalling in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 36: 125-133**

Yokota T, Higuchi K, Takahashi N, Kamuro Y, Watanabe T, Takatsuto S. 1998. Identification of brassinosteroids with epimerized substituents and/or the 23-oxo group in pollen and anthers of Japanese cedar. Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry 62: 526-531**

Youssef AA, Talaat M. 1998. Physiological effect of brassinosteroid and kinetin on the growth and chemical constituents of lavender plant. Annals of Agricultural Science 43: 261-272

 

 

 

 

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