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Number of Publications: 31
Allen, George C.


Articles
Barampuram, S., Allen, G., & Krasnyanski, S. (2014). Effect of various sterilization procedures on the in vitro germination of cotton seeds. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, 118(1), 179-185.

Pascuzzi, P. E., Flores-Vergara, M. A., Lee, T. J., Sosinski, B., Vaughn, M. W., Hanley-Bowdoin, L., Thompson, W. F., & Allen, G. C. (2014). In vivo mapping of Arabidopsis scaffold/matrix attachment regions reveals link to nucleosome-disfavoring poly(dA:dT) tracts. Plant Cell, 26(1), 102-120.

Bass, H. W., Wear, E. E., Lee, T. J., Hoffman, G. G., Gumber, H. K., Allen, G. C., Thompson, W. F., & Hanley-Bowdoin, L. (2014). A maize root tip system to study DNA replication programmes in somatic and endocycling nuclei during plant development. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65(10), 2747-2756.

Bajwa, V. S., Wang, X. F., Blackburn, R. K., Goshe, M. B., Mitra, S. K., Williams, E. L., Bishop, G. J., Krasnyanski, S., Allen, G., Huber, S. C., & Clouse, S. D. (2013). Identification and functional analysis of tomato BRI1 and BAK1 receptor kinase phosphorylation sites. Plant Physiology, 163(1), 30-42.

Williamson, J. D., Desai, A., Krasnyanski, S. F., Ding, F., Guo, W. W., Nguyen, T. T., Olson, H. A., Dole, J. M., & Allen, G. C. (2013). Overexpression of mannitol dehydrogenase in zonal geranium confers increased resistance to the mannitol secreting fungal pathogen Botrytis cinerea. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, 115(3), 367-375.

Jia, Y. L., Li, S. K., Allen, G., Feng, S. Y., & Xue, L. X. (2012). A novel glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) promoter for expressing transgenes in the halotolerant alga Dunaliella salina. Current Microbiology, 64(5), 506-513.

Lee, T. J., Pascuzzi, P. E., Settlage, S. B., Shultz, R. W., Tanurdzic, M., Rabinowicz, P. D., Menges, M., Zheng, P., Main, D., Murray, J. A. H., Sosinski, B., Allen, G. C., Martienssen, R. A., Hanley-Bowdoin, L., Vaughn, M. W., & Thompson, W. F. (2010). Arabidopsis thaliana chromosome 4 replicates in two phases that correlate with chromatin state. PLoS Genetics, 6(6).

Shultz, R. W., Lee, T. J., Allen, G. C., Thompson, W. F., & Hanley-Bowdoin, L. (2009). Dynamic localization of the DNA replication proteins MCM5 and MCM7 in plants. Plant Physiology, 150(2), 658-669.

Santa-Maria, M., Pecota, K. V., Yencho, C. G., Allen, G., & Sosinski, B. (2009). Rapid shoot regeneration in industrial 'high starch' sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas L.) genotypes. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, 97(1), 109-117.

Kumar, S., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, W. F. (2006). Gene targeting in plants: fingers on the move. Trends in Plant Science, 11(4), 159-161.

Allen, G. C., Flores-Vergara, M. A., Krasnyanski, S., Kumar, S., & Thompson, W. F. (2006). A modified protocol for rapid DNA isolation from plant tissues using cetyltrimethylammonium bromide. Nature Physics, 1(5), 2320-2325.

Abranches, R., Shultz, R. W., Thompson, W. F., & Allen, G. C. (2005). Matrix attachment regions and regulated transcription increase and stabilize transgene expression. Plant Biotechnology Journal, 3(5), 535-543.

Ascenzi, R., Ulker, B., Todd, J. J., Sowinski, D. A., Schimeneck, C. R., Allen, G. C., Weissinger, A. K., & Thompson, W. F. (2003). Analysis of trans-silencing interactions using transcriptional silencers of varying strength and targets with and without flanking nuclear matrix attachment regions. Transgenic Research, 12(3), 305-318.

Mankin, S. L., Allen, G. C., Phelan, T., Spiker, S., & Thompson, W. F. (2003). Elevation of transgene expression level by flanking matrix attachment regions (MAR) is promoter dependent: a study of the interactions of six promoters with the RB7 3 ' MAR. Transgenic Research, 12(1), 3-12.

Love, J., Allen, G. C., Gatz, C., & Thompson, W. F. (2002). Differential Top10 promoter regulation by six tetracycline analogues in plant cells. Journal of Experimental Botany, 53(376), 1871-1877.

Callaway, A. S., Abranches, R., Scroggs, J., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, W. F. (2002). High-throughput transgene copy number estimation by competitive PCR. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter, 20(3), 265-277.

Allen, G. C., Spiker, S., & Thompson, W. F. (2000). Use of matrix attachment regions (MARs) to minimize transgene silencing. Plant Molecular Biology, 43(2-3), 361-376.

Michalowski, S. M., Allen, G. C., Hall, G. E., Thompson, W. F., & Spiker, S. (1999). Characterization of randomly-obtained matrix attachment regions (MARs) from higher plants. Biochemistry, 38(39), 12795-12804.

Vain, P., Worland, B., Kohli, A., Snape, J. W., Christou, P., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, W. F. (1999). Matrix attachment regions increase transgene expression levels and stability in transgenic rice plants and their progeny. Plant Journal, 18(3), 233-242.

Ulker, B., Allen, G. C., Thompson, W. F., Spiker, S., & Weissinger, A. K. (1999). A tobacco matrix attachment region reduces the loss of transgene expression in the progeny of transgenic tobacco plants. Plant Journal, 18(3), 253-263.

Petracek, M. E., Dickey, L. F., Nguyen, T. T., Gatz, C., Sowinski, D. A., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, W. F. (1998). Ferredoxin-1 mRNA is destabilized by changes in photosynthetic electron transport. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 95(15), 9009-9013.

Mankin, S. L., Allen, G. C, & Thompson, W. F. (1997). Introduction of a plant intron into the luciferase gene of Photinus pyralis. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter, 15(2), 186-196.

Allen, G. C., Hall, G. H., Jr., Michalowski, S., Newman, W., Spiker, S., Weissinger, A. K., & Thompson, W. F. (1996). High-level transgene expression in plant cells: Effects of a strong scaffold attachment region from tobacco. Plant Cell, 8(5), 899.

Allen, G. C., Hall, G. E., Jr., Childs, L. C., Weissinger, A. K., Spiker, S., & Thompson, W. F. (1993). Scaffold attachment regions increase reporter gene expression in stably transformed plant cells. Plant Cell, 5(6), 603.

Allen, G. C., Grimm, D. T., & Elkan, G. H. (1991). Oxygen uptake and hydrogen-stimulated nitrogenase activity from Azorhizobium caulinodans ORS571 grown in a succinate-limited chemostat. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 57(11), 3220.

Chapters
Petracek, M. E., Dickey, L. F., Hansen, E. R., Sowinski, D. A., Nguyen, T., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, G. F. (1998). The dependence of Fed-1 light regulation on translation. In J. Bailey-Serres, & D. R. Gallie (Eds.), A look beyond transcription: Mechanisms determining mRNAstability and translation in plants. (pp. 96-101). Washington, DC: American Society of Plant Physiologists.

Patents
Helmer, G. L., Allen, G. C., & Thompson, W. F. (2006). High efficiency gene targeting in plants. U.S. Patent No. 7,126,041. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Thompson, W., Allen, G., & Mankin, S. (2000). Increasing expression of transgenes in plant cells using insulator elements. U.S. Patent No. 6,100,448. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Thompson, W., Allen, G., & Mankin, S. (2000). Method for reducing expression variability of transgenes in plant cells. U.S. Patent No. 6,037,525. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Thompson, W. F., Spiker, S. L., Allen, G. C., Hall, Jr., G. E., & Childs, L. C. (1998). Method of increasing expression for foreign genes in plant cells. U.S. Patent No. 5,773,689. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Thompson, W. F., Hall, Jr., G., Spiker, S., & Allen, G. C. (1998). Plant nuclear scaffold attachment region and method for increasing gene expression in transgenic cells. U.S. Patent No. 5,773,695. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


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