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Ryo Matsuda and Chieri Kubota

Plant-made pharmaceutical (PMP) protein production is attracting considerable interest as a novel system for production of biopharmaceuticals. Using plant-based expression systems such as stable transformation and transient expression with plant

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Guo-qing Song, Hideo Honda, and Ken-ichi Yamaguchi

genes can help to minimize the public concerns about the impact of transgene expression on food safety in nontargeted storage roots. Light-harvesting chlorophyll a/b binding protein promoters are an important source for leaf-specific promoters ( Churin

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Jianming Sun, Yiming Liu, Xianglin Li, and Bingru Huang

understood. Protein metabolism plays essential roles in regulating plant tolerance to various stresses, including drought stress. Effects of drought stress on proteins involve complicated processes, including acceleration of the denaturation, proteolysis, and

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Luther C. Carson, Joshua H. Freeman, Kequan Zhou, Gregory Welbaum, and Mark Reiter

beneficial phytonutrients, high protein contents, increased consumer awareness, and taste of edamame ( Duppong and Hatterman-Valenti, 2005 ; Zhang and Kyei-Boahen, 2007 ). The value of edamame purchased in the United States increased from $18 million in 2003

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Chen Jiang, Penelope Perkins-Veazie, Guoying Ma, and Christopher Gunter

into aqueous solutions. A whey protein–based emulsion has been used to successfully disperse 0.5% clove bud oil (CBO) into water. This emulsion has been shown to reduce contaminants in wash water by 2–3 log cfu/g and prevent cross-contamination of S

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Ryo Matsuda, Chieri Kubota, M. Lucrecia Alvarez, and Guy A. Cardineau

Transgenic plants that express high-value pharmaceutical proteins such as vaccines and antibodies are attracting considerable interest as an efficient protein production system. Compared with traditional fermentation- or bioreactor-based protein

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Hui-juan Zhou, Zheng-wen Ye, Ming-shen Su, Ji-hong Du, and Xiong-wei Li

treatment for 5 min followed by immersion in 40 °C water for 10 min inhibited the growth of brown rot and improved defense mechanisms during fruit storage. In ‘Valencia’ oranges, heat treatment of 37 °C for 48 h induced stress response-related proteins

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Chenping Xu and Beiquan Mou

bioactive extracts, protein hydrolysates, chitosan and other biopolymers, and beneficial microorganisms ( Calvo et al., 2014 ; du Jardin, 2015 ). PHs consist of oligo and polypeptides and free amino acids obtained through chemical and enzymatic hydrolysis

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Alexis K. Nagel, Guido Schnabel, Cesar Petri, and Ralph Scorza

et al., 2003 ). The gafp-1-vnf sequence, designated gafp-1 in this study, encodes an isoform of another monocot mannose-binding lectin, the Gastrodia antifungal protein (GAFP-1) ( Wang et al., 2001 ). The gafp-1 sequence may be a promising

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Antar Nasr El-Banna, Mohammed Elsayed El-Mahrouk, Mohammed Eraky El-Denary, Yaser Hassan Dewir, and Yougasphree Naidoo

, morphological markers are limited in number and not reliable due to environmental variables. On the other hand, protein or genetic analysis is promising tools for determination of taxonomic identities and relations as well as authentication of species