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Mary O’Connell Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, USA
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Laura Rodgriguez-Uribe Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, USA
1 protocol

James Kilcrease Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, USA
1 protocol

Reviewer
Richard D. Richins
  • New Mexico State University
Contributions
  • 1 Author merit

Education

Ph.D. in Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky, 1993

Current position

Laboratory Manager, Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico USA

Publications (since 2007)

  1. Kilcrease, J., Collins, A. M., Richins, R. D., Timlin, J. A. and O'Connell, M. A. (2013). Multiple microscopic approaches demonstrate linkage between chromoplast architecture and carotenoid composition in diverse Capsicum annuum fruit. Plant J 76(6): 1074-1083.
  2. Kilcrease, J., Richins, R. and O'Connell, M. (2013). Chile Pepper Carotenoids: The Link Between Color and Sub-Cellular Morphology. Microscopy and Microanalysis 19(S2): 102-103.
  3. Keyhaninejad, N., Richins, R. D. and O’Connell, M. A. (2012). Carotenoid Content in Field-grown versus Greenhouse-grown Peppers: Different Responses in Leaf and Fruit. HortScience 47(7): 852-855.
  4. Rodriguez-Uribe, L., Guzman, I., Rajapakse, W., Richins, R. D. and O'Connell, M. A. (2012). Carotenoid accumulation in orange-pigmented Capsicum annuum fruit, regulated at multiple levels. J Exp Bot 63(1): 517-526.
  5. Vermillion, K., Holguin, F. O., Berhow, M. A., Richins, R. D., Redhouse, T., O'Connell, M. A., Posakony, J., Mahajan, S. S., Kelly, S. M. and Simon, J. A. (2011). Dinoxin B, a withanolide from Datura inoxia leaves with specific cytotoxic activities. J Nat Prod 74(2): 267-271.
  6. Richins, R. D., Hernandez, L., Dungan, B., Hambly, S., Holguin, F. O. and O'Connell, M. A. (2010). A “Green” extraction protocol to recover red pigments from hot capsicum fruit. HortScience 45(7): 1084-1087.
  7. Richins, R. D., Micheletto, S. and O’Connell, M. A. (2010). Gene expression profiles unique to chile (Capsicum annuum L.) resistant to Phytophthora root rot. Plant science 178(2): 192-201.
  8. Micheletto, S., Rodriguez-Uribe, L., Hernandez, R., Richins, R. D., Curry, J. and O’Connell, M. A. (2007). Comparative transcript profiling in roots of Phaseolus acutifolius and P. vulgaris under water deficit stress. Plant Science 173(5): 510-520.
1 Protocol published
Carotenoid Extraction and Quantification from Capsicum annuum
Authors:  Richard D. Richins, James Kilcrease, Laura Rodgriguez-Uribe and Mary A. O’Connell, date: 10/05/2014, view: 4841, Q&A: 0
Carotenoids are ubiquitous pigments that play key roles in photosynthesis and also accumulate to high levels in fruit and flowers. Specific carotenoids play essential roles in human health as these compounds are precursors for Vitamin A; other ...