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Charles Anderson Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
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William J. Barnes
  • Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
  • 1 Author merit

Education

Ph.D candidate of Plant Biology, Department of Energy Center for Lignocellulose Structure and Formation, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Current position

Ph.D candidate of Plant Biology, Department of Energy Center for Lignocellulose Structure and Formation, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Publications

  1. Xiao, C., Barnes, W. J., Zamil, M. S., Yi, H., Puri, V. M. and Anderson, C. T. (2016). Activation tagging of Arabidopsis POLYGALACTURONASE INVOLVED IN EXPANSION2 promotes hypocotyl elongation, leaf expansion, stem lignification, mechanical stiffening, and lodging. Plant J.
  2. Kapp, N., Barnes, W. J., Richard, T. L. and Anderson, C. T. (2015). Imaging with the fluorogenic dye Basic Fuchsin reveals subcellular patterning and ecotype variation of lignification in Brachypodium distachyon. J Exp Bot 66(14): 4295-4304.
  3. Buda, G. J., Barnes, W. J., Fich, E. A., Park, S., Yeats, T. H., Zhao, L., Domozych, D. S. and Rose, J. K. (2013). An ATP binding cassette transporter is required for cuticular wax deposition and desiccation tolerance in the moss Physcomitrella patens. Plant Cell 25(10): 4000-4013.
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Acetyl Bromide Soluble Lignin (ABSL) Assay for Total Lignin Quantification from Plant Biomass
Authors:  William J. Barnes and Charles T. Anderson, date: 03/05/2017, view: 1865, Q&A: 0
Lignin is the second most abundant biopolymer on Earth, providing plants with mechanical support in secondary cell walls and defense against abiotic and biotic stresses. However, lignin also acts as a barrier to biomass saccharification for biofuel ...