3 articles published in JoVE
A Simple Dry Sectioning Method for Obtaining Whole-Seed-Sized Resin Section and Its Applications Jiajing Qiu*1,2, Yinhui Ren*1,2, Lingxiao Zhao1,2, Biao Zhang1,2, Cunxu Wei1,2 1Key Laboratory of Crop Genetics and Physiology of Jiangsu Province/Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Crop Genomics and Molecular Breeding, Yangzhou University, 2Co-Innovation Center for Modern Production Technology of Grain Crops of Jiangsu Province/Joint International Research Laboratory of Agriculture & Agri-Product Safety of the Ministry of Education, Yangzhou University This technique allows for the fast and simple preparation of whole-seed-sized resin section for the observation and analysis of cells, starch granules, and protein bodies in different regions of the seed.
Measuring Crop Motility and Food Passaging in Drosophila Jiadong Cai*1,2, Junmeng Xi*1,2, Youheng Wei1,2 1Joint International Research Laboratory of Agriculture and Agri-Product Safety, the Ministry of Education of China, Yangzhou University, 2College of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Yangzhou University The goal of this protocol is to measure crop contraction and quantify food distribution in the Drosophila gut.
Biosynthesis of a Flavonol from a Flavanone by Establishing a One-pot Bienzymatic Cascade Zhiping Zhang1, Shuhang Fan1, Zhiqiang Chen1, Yanzhi He1, Mengfei Huang1, Li Ding1, Yanyan Zhang5, Lin Chen1, Xinyue Zhang1,2,3,4 1College of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Yangzhou University, 2Key Laboratory of Prevention and Control of Biological Hazard Factors (Animal Origin) for Agrifood Safety and Quality, Ministry of Agriculture of China, Yangzhou University, 3Joint International Research Laboratory of Agriculture & Agri-Product Safety, Yangzhou University, 4Jiangsu Co-innovation Center for Prevention and Control of Important Animal Infectious Diseases and Zoonoses, 5The Testing Center, Yangzhou University The derivation of a flavonol is crucial for its application in healthcare and the food industry. Here, we provide a detailed protocol for the biosynthesis of a flavonol from a flavanone and discuss the crucial steps and its advantages over other approaches.