The components of PHI co-localized differently, in some QTLs the variation was driven by either the pod wall, seed mass, or both. ImpactsWhat was accomplished under these goals? Lobaton JD, Miller T, Gil J, Ariza D, de la Hoz JF, Soler A, Beebe S, Duitama J, Gepts P, Raatz B. Resequencing Kuzay S, Hamilton-Conaty PA, Palkovic A, Gepts P (2020) Is the USDA core collection of common bean representative of genetic diversity of the species, as assessed by SNP diversity? We found several QTLs for pod harvest index, including a major stable QTL in chromosome Pv07. Changes/Problems: Circular RNA (circRNA), a type of endogenous RNA produced by reverse splicing of mRNA precursors, plays important regulatory roles in plants at the transcriptional and post-transcriptional levels. For example, a novel antibiotic, phazolicin, from a Rhizobium sp., isolated from the root nodules of Phaseolus vulgaris (wild beans) was previously described . Secondary growth shifts the physiological role of the root from resource capture to axial transport of water and nutrients. Exudates released from germinating seeds and roots of a In 2017, the drought treatment had 20% lower yield than the control, while in 2018 there was a 51% yield reduction due drought. This paper presents the investigation of the effects of beta radiation on common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). In 2017 and 2018, only yield, flowering time, seed weight and growth habit was evaluated. They have included as well the farmers affiliated with the California Dry Bean Advisory Board and the organic agriculture industry, through yearly reports, attendance at Board meetings, and organization of field days. Plants have evolved general strategies for P acquisition and use in limiting environments that include: mycorrhizal symbioses, decreased growth rate, remobilization of internal inorganic phosphate (P i), modification of carbon (C) metabolism bypassing P-requiring steps, increased production and secretion of phosphatases, exudation of organic acids, modification of root architecture, expansion of root surface area, and enhanced expression of P … They help in fixing the atmospheric nitrogen into nitrates and make it available to the plant. Notes on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page. The influence of soil compaction on root and the symbiotic vesicular‐arbuscular mycorrhizal (VAM) fungal associations is essentially unknown. We found that the populations from the wild parents of the low rainfall part of the distribution showed higher yield production. These accessions were crossed and backcrossed to an elite drought resistant domesticated parent, SEA 5. The first year was planted under full irrigation, while in 2017 and 2018 was planted in full irrigation and terminal drought. Nothing Reported ield experiments were planted in the field in the summers of 2016 to 2018. %PDF-1.3 %���� South America (mainly Peru) for the large-seeded types. Published We detected QTLs for all traits, with a range of variation explained within traits and environments. Symbiotic nitrogen fixation by legume nodules provides an abundant nitrogen source for plants, and understanding this process is key for developing green agriculture. Five common bean ( Phaseolus vulgaris L.) varieties including “Condor,” “Matterhorn,” “Sedona,” “Olathe,” and “Montcalm” were genetically transformed via the Biolistic bombardment of the apical shoot meristem primordium. Two forms of glutamine synthetase (GS) have been purified to apparent homogeneity from the plant fraction of Phaseolus vulgaris root nod ules. Status: 40. There were 3,103 polymorphic markers among the 8 parental lines and progeny. Modifications of roots - definition. Ms. Tamara Miller (PhD graduate student in Horticulture & Agronomy. Accepted Status: We decided to genotype with this platform because the quality the data is higher and issues with missing data is lower that with genotyping by sequencing (GBS). Citation: Five of these regions showed at least one wild allele with a significant positive additive effect. Compounds Exuded by Phaseolus vulgaris That Induce a Modification of Rhizobium etli Lipopolysaccharide Dominik M. Duelli and K. Dale Noel Department of Biology, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI 53233, U.S.A. We found several QTLs for pod harvest index, including a major stable QTL in chromosome Pv07. For linkage analysis there are 3,198 polymorphic markers within the parental lines, an enough quantity for this analysis. Boiling 95% ethanol (4 ml/g of wet root) wasaddedto the groundroot andallowedto reflux for 2 h. Theresulting suspensionwascooled, filtered throughWhat-man no. ImpactsWhat was accomplished under these goals? Citation: Citation: This helps the plant to survive in surrounding environment which is known as the modification of root. The purpose of this study was to characterize fungal and oomycete species associated with root diseases of Phaseolus vulgaris, Vigna unguiculata, V. radiata and Vicia faba in Oman. Crop Science: in press doi: 10.2135/cropsci2019.08.0497, Type: The variation explained by these QTLs ranged from 0.6 to 5.4 % of the total variation and the additive effects ranged from -164 to 277 kg ha-1, with evidence for allelic series for certain QTLs. We will be genotyping the population with the BARCbean6K_3 illumina BeadChips in March 2018. Nodulated Roots. Root growth of two drought tolerant and two drought sensitive bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) lines was compared at two locations in Colombia differing primarily in soil conditions.At Palmira, roots of drought tolerant lines reached a depth of 1.3 m, while drought sensitive lines only reached 0.8 m. These effects were not corrected by the addition of the auxin 3-naphtalenacetic acid (NAA). We found variation of recombination rates. isolated from the root nodules of M. sativa, showed antifungal activity against common phytopathogens in vitro (18, 62 – 64). In 2017 were a total of 2,080 experimental plots, while in 2018 there were 1955 plots. As predicted, higher recombination rates were situated in the telomeric regions, while there was lower recombination in the pericentromeric regions. Status: Citation: What opportunities for training and professional development has the project provided?Three people were involved mainly: Ms. Antonia Palkovic (Assistant Specialist) and Mr. Jorge Berny (PhD graduate student in Horticulture & Agronomy) for accomplishment a). Journal Articles Smucker and O. Schabenberger. We found that the populations from the wild parents of the low rainfall part of the distribution showed higher yield production. A submitted manuscript has been accepted for publication in Plant Genome. of nitrate at different concentrations on root nodulation in different genotypes in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). Book Chapters Images of cross-sections from roots of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). extensive modifications. Tepary bean (Phaseolus acutifolius) lectin fraction (TBLF) has been shown to specifically bind and induce cell death of different types of cancer cells and also has exhibited an effect on early colon tumorigenesis.However, the development of a pharmaceutical formula is not possible yet because the production process is expensive and slow and provides low yields. 2019 Rasse, D., A.J.M. 1999. Days to flowering, seed yield and seed weight were recorded in 2017. We estimated recombination rates within each chromosome using genetic and physical distance. AL5 2JQ, UK Abstract. Hufford MB, Berny Mier y Teran JC, Gepts P (2019) Crop biodiversity: an unfinished magnum opus of nature. How have the results been disseminated to communities of interest?Results on the ICA-Bunsi x SXB450 cross were presented at the Bean Improvement Cooperative Biennial Meeting in East Lansing in November 2017. Root cross-sections highlighting the spatiotemporal progression of secondary growth along the length of axial roots. resources for molecular breeding. the embryonic region between cotyledons and radicle may also join the taproot in storing food. This is of special value for yield as high-yielding lines were identified and could be of direct use for breeding. Modifications in roots• Root modification occurs when there is a permanent change in the structure of tap or adventitious roots. Published Most importantly, across environments, the cytoplasm of the parent L88-63 was the highest in yield, 19% higher than that of the lowest parent (SER 118). Publications, Progress 10/13/15 to 09/30/16OutputsTarget Audience:The main target of this project are the California common bean growers, particularly two groups: 1) the California Dry Bean Advisory Board (a marketing order organized by the CA Dept Food and Agriculture); and 2) the organic sector, represented by Lundberg Family Farms. Nothing Reported A large number of inter-gene pool introgressions were identified. Root recolonization of previous root channels in corn and alfalfa rotations. The variation explained by these QTLs ranged from 0.6 to 5.4 % of the total variation and the additive effects ranged from -164 to 277 kg ha-1, with evidence for allelic series for certain QTLs. It is the normal tap root modified to store the food material. Accepted 7 July 1997. The population now consists of 960 lines, which will be evaluated in the field for the first time in Summer 2016. Changes/Problems: Nothing Reported : Modification of root density with tropical earthworms 242 Brachiaria decumbens (pasto) bajo cuatro regimenes de fertilización fosfatada (0, 1.6, 8.4 y 10 kg P ha-1) o maíz (Zea mays) con o sin residuos superficiales.Cada cubeta recibió apenas una especie de lombriz (P. corethrurus o P. elongata).En la cosecha, se cortaron las cubetas a la mitad y se dibujaron We found 8 QTLs for yield, 3 of which co-localized with PHI QTLs, underlying the importance of photosynthate remobilization in productivity. Journal Articles Due to this alternative solution new possibilities for the exploration of Phaseolus genus (research on functional genomics, on root biology, root-microbe interactions) are opened for scientists. We evaluated the population for three years (2016 - 2018). Publications, Progress 10/01/17 to 09/30/18OutputsTarget Audience:The audience will be primarily crop scientists, mostly working on beans, but also others working on topics such as crop diversity, MAGIC populations, plant breeding, and linkage disequilibrium. Evaluation of newly developed single nucleotide polymorphism markers within previously discovered quantitative trait loci for common bacterial blight and angular leaf spot provides improved specificity to tag sources of resistance to these diseases. For this, 37 varieties belonging to P. vulgaris, Phaseolus acutifolius (A. 2020 In general, there was a negative moderate correlation of earliness in flowering with yield, suggesting an escape and phenology-speeding mechanisms for drought adaptation. Berny Mier y Teran JC, Konzen ER, Medina V, Palkovic A, Ariani A, Tsai SM, Gilbert ME, Gepts P (2018) Root and shoot variation in relation to potential intermittent drought adaptation of Mesoamerican wild common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). 41. Journal Articles The PHI measures the biomass contained in seeds vs. the entire biomass in the pods (including pod walls and seeds). In both years there were two treatments, full irrigation (4 events) and terminal drought conditions (first two irrigations). Central America (Mexico through Guatemala) for the small-seeded types. and Nebraska) of the common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) to foliar applications of silver nanoparticles (GA-AgNPs 16.7 nm) and silver nitrate (AgNO3) each at 0.0, 5, 10, 20 and 60 ppm. ... Phaseolus vulgaris 32. The Plant Genome, in press. Furthermore, interspecific introgressions for disease resistance in breeding lines were mapped. This is to perform additional specific functions to those of anchorage and absorption for adaptation to their surrounding environment. Root-Microbe Communication. We expect that this dataset will provide a deeper molecular understanding of breeding germplasm and deliver molecular tools for germplasm development, aiming to increase the efficiency of bean breeding programs. Citation: Five of these regions showed at least one wild allele with a significant positive additive effect. In addition, we have high quality GBS data of the 8 parents, with around 15,000 SNPs and will use this data, along with the linkage analysis to augment the database for genome wide association analysis. 2018 The R. etli mutant was not impaired in its ability to form nitrogen-fixing nodules on Phaseolus vulgaris but it displayed slower nodulation kinetics relative to the wild-type strain. c) We evaluated a recombinant inbred population of the cross of ICA Bunsi and SXB 405, from the Mesoamerican genepool, to evaluate the effects of drought on productivity and its components, as related to pod photosynthate remobilization. Status: The average allele effects from the parent of the wettest environment were lower through all the test environments. A second type of material that was developed are backcross populations, involving the same domesticated variety and three different wild P. vulgaris populations. A)Modification of Tap root. The genus Phaseolus comprises about 105 species, mostly distributed across the Americas.The species Phaseolus lunatus has a Neotropical origin with at least two centres of domestication (Gutierrez-Salgado et al., 1995):. Journal Articles Modification of Resistance Expression of Phaseolus vulgaris to Meloidogyne incognita by Elevated Soil Temperatures. Modification of Resistance Expression of Phaseolus vulgaris to Meloidogyne incognita by Elevated Soil Temperatures. ImpactsWhat was accomplished under these goals? Some QTLs appear to be specific to either drought and irrigation, expressing differently across years, while some were encountered across treatments/environments. There are many different types of specialized roots, but two of the more familiar types of roots include aerial roots and storage roots. Lea and B.J. We also found evidence for substantial epistasis, explaining a considerable part of the variation for yield and PHI. Bush Blue Lake obtained under control conditions, salt stress (50 mM), and/or the presence of the plant growth-promoting rhizobacterium (PGPR) Chryseobacterium balustinum Aur9 were analyzed by HPLC coupled to ESI-MS/MS. Hypocotyl, i.e. What opportunities for training and professional development has the project provided?a) Antonia Palkovic: Assistant, now Associate specialist b) Jorge Berny Mier y Teran: Graduate student, PhD in Horticulture and Agronomy; now postdoc, UC Davis c) Tamara Miller: Graduate student, PhD in Horticulture and Agronomy; now graduated How have the results been disseminated to communities of interest?They have been presented at scientific meeting, field days with California farmers, and have been published in peer-reviewed scientific literature. First, a recombinant inbred population was evaluated under drought stress to study the importance of the pod harvest index (PHI). The components of PHI co-localized differently, in some QTLs the variation was driven by either the pod wall, seed mass, or both. After the initial hybridization, a single backcross pas performed to the domesticated variety. The lines were planted along with ~15% check plots, which included the 8 parental lines plus commercial checks. Journal Articles 91:471-477. Some of the roots like carrot and radish are modified to perform a special function like storage of food. There was a significant effect of the water regime and year on all the traits, at both the phenotypic and QTL levels. Forassays ofinhibition ofbacterial growth, except as noted, What opportunities for training and professional development has the project provided?Postdoc: Jorge Berny Mier y Teran How have the results been disseminated to communities of interest? Agron. bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) in native and agricultural soils from Colombia Juan E. Pérez-Jaramillo1,2,3, Mattias de Hollander1, Camilo A. Ramírez3, Rodrigo Mendes4, Jos M. Raaijmakers1,2* and Víctor J. Carrión1,2 Abstract Background: Modern crop varieties are typically cultivated in agriculturally well-managed soils far from the centers of Changes/Problems:We switched from Genotyping-by-Sequencing to SNP chips analysis to get a more reliable genotyping platform (fewer missing data per site). How have the results been disseminated to communities of interest?See Above What do you plan to do during the next reporting period to accomplish the goals?a) repeat the yearly grow-out of the CDBN; b) add the DNA sequences to the PhaseolusGenes database. BMC Plant Biol 19: 171 doi: 10.1186/s12870-019-1774-2, Type: J. Modification of Tap Roots: Modifications of Tap Root for Storage of Food: Taproots of carrot, turnip and adventitious roots of sweet potato, get swollen and store food. This recombinant population was developed at CIAT (Cali, Colombia) from the cross between ICA-Bunsi and SXB405. Published !,�r�r���]��۝I�4J��.��>��'q��O&�E��߾��jqB���{����N�Ł��O_O���۟���/��������/�����Ï�O��{q����oO�/�O둷�=�t�4�Ő#sPfF�=�}zB!L��:��ċ)ޮ�:�����m|^eޛ�^�>��(���]"�U~. The common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) is the most important grain legume in the human diet with an essential role in sustainable agriculture mostly based on the symbiotic relationship established between this legume and rhizobia, a group of bacteria capable of fixing atmospheric nitrogen in the roots nodules. What opportunities for training and professional development has the project provided?Three people were involved mainly: Ms. Antonia Palkovic (Assistant Specialist) and Mr. Jorge Berny (PhD graduate student in Horticulture & Agronomy) for accomplishment a). The average allele effects from the parent of the wettest environment were lower through all the test environments. Status: Nothing Reported Gioia T, Logozzo G, Marzario S, Spagnoletti Zeuli P, Gepts P (2019) Evolution of SSR diversity from wild types to U.S. advanced cultivars in the Andean and Mesoamerican domestications of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris). The root tips of these plants have minute pores called lenticels through which they respire. Roots of the leguminous plants are modified into root nodules which contain nitrogen-fixing bacteria such as Rhizobium. ImpactsWhat was accomplished under these goals? Year Published: Journal Articles Our results underlie the potential of wild variation for bean crop improvement as well the identification of regions for efficient marker-assisted introgression and candidate genes. Three different types of experiments were conducted. The distribution of the QTLs appear to locate throughout the chromosomes, in both low and high recombination areas. Plant and Soil 204:203-212. The seeds are irradiated with Sr-90 source in the range of 0.36 to 2.2 mrad. A consensus map was developed with 721 SNP markers; through joint linkage mapping, we found 20 QTLs in 13 unique regions in eight chromosomes. b) Whole genome sequencing was conducted on 16 common bean lines and the results were pooled with those obtained at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT, Cali, Colombia). The activities were focused primarily on research for drought tolerance. The eight parents were chose following several criteria: 1) they have to belong to the Mesoamerican gene pool to avoid unexpected hybrid lethality and other performance-reducing genetic interactions; 2) they have to be photoperiod-insensitive; and 3) they have to show traits involved in drought tolerance. All analyses were performed in R. Field spatial heterogeneity was corrected through the package 'SPATs'. Brown et al. We also organized a yearly field day at UC Davis at the end of August-beginning of September, as well as attended a field day by Lundberg Family Farm. Mr. Berny has now graduated with a PhD in Horticulture & Agronomy (Plant Breeding emphasis). Additionally, Micromonospora and Paenibacillus sp. Our results underlie the potential of wild variation for bean crop improvement as well the identification of regions for efficient marker-assisted introgression and candidate genes. Most of the QTLs were detected in both methods, but not all of them. b) Whole genome sequencing was conducted on 16 common bean lines and the results were pooled with those obtained at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT, Cali, Colombia). Finally, we characterized materials from different breeding programs spanning three continents to understand their sequence diversity and advance the development of molecular breeding tools. The highest correlations were with pod harvest index and seed per pod, related to photosynthate translocation capacity. We also found evidence for substantial epistasis, explaining a considerable part of the variation for yield and PHI. Aerial roots grow above the ground, typically providing structural support. In 2017 we planted 921 MAGIC lines and in 2018 we planted 847. The effect of cytoplasm was also small, but significant across traits. Ms. Tamara Miller (PhD graduate student in Horticulture & Agronomy. Received 10 April 1997. Progress 10/01/18 to 09/30/19OutputsTarget Audience:The audience has been primarily crop scientists, mostly working on beans, but also others working on topics such as crop diversity, MAGIC populations, plant breeding, linkage disequilibrium, introgression from wild crop relatives, and drought tolerance, through publications in scientific peer-reviewed journals, invitations for national and international seminars, and attendance at scientific meetings (e.g., Plant and Animal Genome; Bean Improvement Cooperative). 2018 2 filter paper, concentrated under vacuum, and suspended in water (1 ml/30 g ofwet root tissue extracted). Yield, flowering time, seed weight, growth habit, canopy height, pod harvest index, and pod shattering were evaluated in 2016. A manuscript is in the final stages of preparation. Status: a) The Cooperative Dry Bean Nursery was grown at UC Davis and results were communicated to the coordinator, Dr. C. Urrea (NE). Published Evaluation of nuclear DNA content and analysis of copy number variation revealed important differences in genomic content not only between P. vulgaris and the two other domesticated Phaseolus species, but also within P. vulgaris, affecting hundreds of protein-coding genomic regions. Genus: Phaseolus Specie: P. vulgaris The bean is an annual herbaceous plant, climber or erect, their leaves are composed of three oval-shaped leaflets or rhomboid, Sometimes covered of villi, the habit of climbing plants have stems and fickle tendrils formed by the modification of terminal Year Published: We used a partially replicated design with ~20% of checks to correct for spatial variation. Essentially, this parameter assesses the capability of individual genotypes to translocate photosynthates from the pod walls to the seeds. 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