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Chandrakanth, N.N. and Dewey, R.E. 2020. Tobacco: Past, present and future. In U. Dreher, ed. New Research on Tobacco, Nova Sci. Publishers, Hauppauge, NY. pp. 1-22.

Wu. Q., La Hovary, C., Chen, H-Y., Li, X., Eng, H., Vallejo, V., Qu, R. and Dewey, R.E. An efficient Stevia rebaudiana transformation system and in vitro enzyme assays reveal novel insights into UGT76G1 function. Sci. Reports 10:3773.


Lewis, R.S., Drake-Stowe, K.E., Heim, C., Steede, T., Smith, W. and Dewey, R.E. Genetic and agronomic analysis of tobacco genotypes exhibiting reduced nicotine accumulation due to induced mutations in Berberine Bridge Like (BBL) genes. Front. Plant Sci. 11:368.

Dluge, K.L., Song, Z-B., Wang, B-W., Steede, W.T., Xiao, B-G., Liu, Y. and Dewey, R.E. 2018. Characterization of Nicotiana tabacum genotypes possessing deletion mutations that affect potyvirus resistance and the production of trichome exudates. BMC Genomics 19:484.


Lu, J., Zhang, L., Lewis, R.S., Bovet, L., Goepfert, S., Jack, A.M., Crutchfield, J.D., Huihua, J. and Dewey, R.E. 2016. Expression of a constitutively active nitrate reductase variant in tobacco reduces tobacco-specific nitrosamine accumulation in cured leaves and cigarette smoke. Plant Biotech. J. 14: 1500-1510.


Lewis, R.S., Lopez, H.O., Bowen, S.W., Andres, K.R., Steede, W.T. and Dewey, R.E. 2015. Transgenic and mutation-based suppression of a Berberine Bridge Enzyme-Like (BBL) gene family reduces alkaloid content in field-grown tobacco. PLOS ONE 10(2):e0117273.


Patel, M., Milla-Lewis, S., Zhang, W., Templeton, K., Reynolds, W.C., Richardson, K., Biswas, M., Zuleta, M.C., Dewey, R.E., Qu, R. and Sathish, P. 2015. Overexpression of ubiquitin-like LpHUB1 gene confers drought tolerance in perennial ryegrass. Plant Biotech. J. 13: 689-699.


Dewey, R.E. and Lewis, R.S. (2014) Molecular biology-based approaches for facilitating compliance of future tobacco products in an FDA regulatory environment. Recent Adv. Tob. Sci. 40: 47-62.


Cardinal, A.J., Whetten, R., Wang, S., Auclair, J., Hyten, D., Cregan, P., Bachlava, E., Gillman, J., Rameriz, M., Dewey, R., Upchurch, G., Miranda, L. and Burton, J.W (2014) Mapping the low palmitate fap1 mutation and validation of its effects in soybean oil and agronomic traits in three soybean populations. Theor. Appl. Genet. 127: 97-111.

Cai, B., Jack, A.M., Lewis, R.S., Dewey, R.E. and Bush, L.P. (2013) (R)-nicotine biosynthesis, metabolism and translocation in tobacco as determined by nicotine demethylase mutants. Phytochem. 95: 188-196.


Patel, M., Dewey, R.E. and Qu, R. (2013) Enhancing Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation efficiency of perennial ryegrass and rice using heat and high maltose treatments during bacterial infection. Plant Cell Tiss. Organ Cult. 114: 19-29.


Dewey, R.E. and Xie, J. (2013) Molecular genetics of alkaloid biosynthesis in Nicotiana tabacum. Phytochem. 94: 10-27.


Zhang, W-J., Dewey, R.E., Boss, W., Phillippy, B.Q. and Qu, R. (2013) Enhanced Agrobacterium-mediated transformation efficiencies in monocot cells is associated with attenuated defense responses. Plant Mol. Biol. 81: 273-286.


Cai, B., Siminszky, B., Chappell, J., Dewey, R.E. and Bush, L.P. (2012) Enantioselective demethylation of nicotine as a mechanism for variable nornicotine composition in tobacco leaf. J. Biol. Chem. 287: 42804-42811.


Li, D., Lewis, R.S., Jack, A.M., Dewey, R.E., Bowen, S.W. and Miller, R.D. (2012) Development of CAPS and dCAPS markers forCYP82E4, CYP82E5v2 and CYP82E10 gene mutants reducing nicotine to nornicotine conversion in tobacco. Mol. Breed. 29:589-599.


De Vries, B.D., Fehr, W.R., Welke, G.A. and Dewey, R.E. (2011) Molecular analysis of the mutant alleles for elevated palmitate concentration in soybean. Crop Sci. 51: 2554-2560.


Cardinal, A.J., Burton, J.W., Camacho-Roger, A.M., Whetten R., Chappell, A.S., Bilyeu, K.D., Auclair, J. and Dewey, R.E. (2011) Molecular analysis of GmFAD3A in two soybean populations segregating for the fan, fap1, and fapnc loci. Crop Sci. 51: 2104-2112.


De Vries, B.D., Fehr, W.R., Welke, G.A. and Dewey, R.E. (2011) Molecular characterization of the mutant fap3(A22) allele for reduced palmitate concentration in soybean. Crop Sci. 51: 1611-1616.


Lewis, R.S., Bowen, S.W., Keogh, M.R. and Dewey, R.E. (2010) Three nicotine demethylase genes mediate nornicotine biosynthesis inNicotiana tabacum L.: functional characterization of the CYP82E10 gene. Phytochem. 71: 1988-1998.

Lewis, R.S. and Dewey, R.E. (2010) Genetics-based modification of tobacco chemistry in a regulatory environment. Recent Adv. Tob. Sci.36: 5-24.


Dewey, R.E. and Zhang, P. (2010) Candidate gene analysis of mutant soybean germplasm. In K. D. Bilyeu, M.B. Ratnaparkhe, C. Kole, eds., Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Soybean. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp. 187-197.


Keogh, M.R., Courtney, P.D., Kinney, A.J. and Dewey, R.E. (2009) Functional characterization of phospholipid N-methyltransferases fromArabidopsis and soybean. J. Biol. Chem. 284: 15439-15447.


Bachlava, E., Dewey, R.E., Burton, J.W. and Cardinal, A.J. (2009) Mapping candidate genes for oleate biosynthesis and their association with the unsaturated fatty acid seed content in soybean. Mol. Breeding 23: 337-347.


Bachlava, E., Dewey, R.E., Burton, J.W. and Cardinal, A.J. (2009) Mapping and comparison of quantitative trait loci for oleic acid seed content in two segregating soybean populations. Crop Sci. 49: 1-10.


Zhang, P. Burton, J.W., Upchurch, R.G., Whittle, E., Shanklin, J. and Dewey, R.E. (2008) Mutations in a Delta -stearoyl-ACP-desaturase gene are associated with enhanced stearic acid levels in soybean seeds. Crop Sci. 48: 2305-2313.


Lewis, R.S., Jack, A.M., Morris, J.W., Robert, V.J.M., Gavilano, L., Siminszky, B., Bush, L.P., Hayes, A.J. and Dewey, R.E. (2008) RNAi-induced suppression of nicotine demethylase activity reduces levels of a key carcinogen in cured tobacco leaves. Plant Biotech. J. 6: 346-354.


Chakrabarti, M., Bowen, S.W., Coleman, N.P., Meekins, K.M., Dewey, R.E. and Siminszky, B. (2008) CYP82E4-mediated nicotine to nornicotine conversion in tobacco is regulated by a senescence-specific signaling pathway. Plant Mol. Biol. 66: 415-427.


Bachlava, E., Dewey, R.E., Auclair, J., Wang, S., Burton, J.W. and Cardinal, A.J. (2008) Mapping genes encoding microsomal Omega-6 desaturase enzymes and their cosegregation with QTL affecting oleic acid content in soybean. Crop Sci. 48: 640-650.


Cardinal, A.J., Dewey, R.E. and Burton, J.W. (2008) Estimating the individual effects of the reduced palmitic acid fapnc and fap1 alleles on agronomic traits in two soybean populations. Crop Sci. 48: 633-639.


Irsigler, A.S.T., Costa, M.D.L., Zhang, P., Braga, P.A., Dewey, R.E., Boston, R.S. and Fontes, E.P.B. (2007) Expression profiling on soybean leaves reveals integration of ER- and osmotic-stress pathways. BMC Genomics 8: 431.


Siminszky, G., Gavilano, L., Chakrabarti, M., Dewey, R.E. and Bowen, S.W. (2007) Evolution of nicotine N-demethylase genes and their use in reducing nornicotine levels in tobacco. Recent Adv. Tob. Sci. 33: 27-38.


Cardinal, A.J., Burton, J.W., Camacho, A.M., Yang, J.H., Wilson, R.F. and Dewey, R.E. (2007) Molecular analysis of soybean lines with low palmitic acid content in the seed oil. Crop Sci. 47: 304-310.


Aghoram, K., Wilson, R.F., Burton, J.W. and Dewey, R.E. (2006) A mutation in a 3-keto-acyl ACP synthase II gene is associated with elevated palmitic acid levels in soybean seeds. Crop Sci. 46: 2453-2459.


Siminszky, B., Gavilano, L., Bowen, S.W. and Dewey, R.E. (2005) Conversion of nicotine to nornicotine in Nicotiana tabacum is mediated by CYP82E4, a cytochrome P450 monooxygenase. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102: 14919-14924.


Tang, G-Q., Novitzky, W. P., Griffin, C.H., Huber, S.C. and Dewey, R.E. (2005) Functional characterization of two closely related soybean (Glycine max) oleate desaturase enzymes: evidence of regulation through phosphorylation and differential stability. Plant J. 44:433-446.


Hernández-Sebastià, C.H., Marsolais, F., Saravitz, C., Israel, D., Dewey, R.E. and Huber, S.C. (2005) Free amino acid profiles suggest a possible role for asparagine in the control of storage-product accumulation in developing seeds of low- and high-protein soybean lines. J. Exp. Bot. 56: 1951-1963.


Siminszky, B. and Dewey, R.E. (2004) Developing a genomic resource for elucidating the mechanism of nicotine to nornicotine conversion.Recent Adv. Tob. Sci. 30: 39-47.


Pantalone, V.R., Walker, D.R., Dewey, R.E. and Rajcan, I. (2004) DNA marker-assisted selection for improvement of soybean oil concentration and quality. In R.F. Wilson, H.T. Stalker and E.C. Brummer, eds., Legume Crop Genomics. AOCS Press, Champaign, IL. pp. 283-311.


Siminszky, B., Freytag, A.M., Sheldon, B.S. and Dewey, R.E. (2003) Co-expression of a NADPH: P450 reductase enhances CYP71A10-dependent phenylurea metabolism in tobacco. Pest. Biochem. Physiol. 77: 35-43.


Tang, G-Q., Hardin, S.C., Dewey, R. and Huber S.C. (2003) A novel C-terminal proteolytic processing of cytosolic pyruvate kinase, its phosphorylation and degradation by the proteasome in developing soybean seeds. Plant J. 34: 77–93.


Dewey, R.E. and Kinney, A.J. (2002) Phospholipid biosynthetic enzymes in plants. In J.R. Whitaker and A.G.J. Voragen, eds., Handbook of Food Enzymology. Marcel Dekker, New York. pp. 147–160.


Wilson, R.F., Burton, J.W., Pantalone, V.R. and Dewey, R.E. (2002) New gene combinations governing saturated and unsaturated fatty acid composition in soybean. In S. Kuo and H. Gardner, eds., Lipid Biotechnology. Marcel Dekker, New York. pp. 95–113.


Wilson, R.F., Burton, J.W., Novitzky, W.P. and Dewey, R.E. (2001) Current and future innovations in soybean (Glycine max L. Merr.) oil composition. J. Oleo Sci. 50: 353-358.


Monks, D.E., Aghoram, K. Courtney, P.D., DeWald, D. B. and Dewey, R.E. (2001) Hyperosmotic stress induces the rapid phosphorylation of a soybean phosphatidylinositol transfer protein homolog through activation of the protein kinases SPK1 and SPK2. Plant Cell13: 1205–1219.


Wilson, R.F., Marquardt, T.C., Novitzky, W.P., Burton, J.W., Wilcox, J.R., Kinney, A.J. and Dewey, R.E. (2001) Metabolic mechanisms associated with alleles governing the 16:0 concentration of soybean oil. J. Amer. Oil Chem. Soc. 78: 335–340.


Wilson, R.F., Marquardt, T.C., Burton, J.W., Wilcox, J.R. and Dewey, R.E. (2001) Effects of alleles governing 16:0 concentration on glycerolipid composition in developing soybeans. J. Amer. Oil Chem. Soc. 78: 329–334.


Shank, K.J., Su, P., Brglez, I., Boss, W.F., Dewey, R.E. and Boston, R.S. (2001) Induction oflipid metabolic enzymes during the ER stress response in plants. Plant Physiol. 126: 267-277.


Siminszky, B., Sheldon, B.S., Corbin, F.T. and Dewey, R.E. (2000) A cytochrome P450 monooxygenase cDNA (CYP71A10) confers resistance to linuron in transgenic tobacco. Weed Sci. 48: 291-295.


Pedra, J.H.F., Delu-Filho, N., Dewey, R.E., Otoni, W.C. and Fontes, E.P.B. (2000) Antisense and sense expression of a sucrose binding protein homologue gene from soybean in transgenic tobacco affects plant growth and carbohydrate partitioning in leaves. Plant Sci. 152: 87-98.


Goode, J.H. and Dewey, R.E. (1999) Characterization of aminoalcoholphosphotransferases from Arabidopsis thaliana and soybean. Plant Physiol. Biochem. 37: 1-13.


Drøbak, B.K., Dewey, R.E. and Boss, W.F. (1999) Phosphoinositide-kinases and the synthesis of polyphosphoinositides in higher plant cells. In K.W. Jeon, ed., International Review of Cytology - A Survey of Cell Biology. Vol. 189. Academic Press, San Diego. pp. 95-130.


Siminszky, B.S., Corbin, F.T., Ward, E.R., Fleischmann, T.J. and Dewey, R.E. (1999) Expression of a soybean cytochrome P450 monooxygenase cDNA in yeast and tobacco enhances the metabolism of phenylurea herbicides. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 96:1750-1755.


Kearns, M.A., Monks, D.E., Fang, M., Rivas, M.P., Courtney, P.D., Chen, J., Prestwich, G.D., Theibert, A.B., Dewey, R.E. and Bankaitis, V.A. (1998) Novel developmentally regulated phosphoinositide binding proteins from soybean whose expression bypasses the requirement for an essential phosphatidylinositol transfer protein in yeast. EMBO J. 17: 4004-4017.


Monks, D.E., Goode, J.H. and Dewey, R.E. (1997) Phosphatidylcholine biosynthesis in soybeans: the cloning and characterization of genes encoding enzymes of the nucleotide pathway. In J.P. Williams, M.U. Khan and N.W. Lem, eds., Physiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Plant Lipids. Kluwer Academic, Dordrect, pp 110-112.


Monks, D.E., Goode, J.H. and Dewey, R.E. (1996) Characterization of soybean choline kinase cDNAs and their expression in yeast and Escherichia coli. Plant Physiol. 110: 1197 1205.


Goode, J.H., Settlage, S.B., Wilson, R.F. and Dewey, R.E. (1995) Isolation of a calnexin homolog from developing soybean seeds. Plant Physiol. 108: 1341.


Dewey, R.E., Wilson, R.F., Novitzky, W.P. and Goode, J.H. (1994) The AAPT1 gene of soybean complements a cholinephosphotransferase-deficient mutant of yeast. Plant Cell 6: 1495-1507.


Dewey, R.E. and Korth, K.L. (1994) Molecular aspects of cytoplasmic male sterility in maize. In Y.P.S. Bajaj, ed., Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry, Vol. 25: Maize. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 402-416.

Wilson, R.F., Kwanyuen, P., Dewey, R.E. and Settlage, S.B. (1993) Recent developments in the molecular biochemistry and genetics of diacylglycerol acyltransferase from soybean. In S.L. MacKenzie, D.C. Taylor eds., Seed Oils for the Future. American Oil Chemists Society, Champaign, IL., pp. 116-135.


Hennig, J., Dewey, R.E., Cutt, J.R. and Klessig, D.F. (1993) Pathogen, salicylic acid and developmental dependent expression of a beta-1,3-glucanase/GUS gene fusion in transgenic tobacco plants. Plant J. 4: 481-490.


Dewey, R.E., Timothy, D.H. and Levings C.S. III (1991) Chimeric mitochondrial genes expressed in the C male-sterile cytoplasm of maize.Curr. Genet. 20: 475-482.


Levings, C.S. III and Dewey, R.E. (1988) Molecular studies of cytoplasmic male sterility in maize. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B 319: 177-185.


Dewey, R.E., Siedow, J.N., Timothy, D.H. and Levings, C.S. III (1988) Expression of a 13 kD maize mitochondrial protein in E. coliconfers sensitivity to Bipolaris maydis toxin. Science 239: 293-295.


Gywnn, B., Dewey, R.E., Sederoff, R.R., Timothy, D.H. and Levings, C.S. III (1987) Sequence of the 18S-5S ribosomal gene region and the cytochrome oxidase II gene from mtDNA of Zea diploperennis. Theor. Appl. Genet. 74: 781-788.


Stamper, S.E., Dewey, R.E., Bland, M.M., and Levings, C.S. III (1987) Characterization of the gene urf13-T and an unidentified reading frame, ORF 25, in maize and tobacco mitochondria. Curr. Genet. 12: 457-463.


Dewey, R.E., Hu, W.W.L. and Levings, C.S. III (1987) The urf13-T mitochondrial gene of cms-T maize. In J.L. Key and L. McIntosh, eds.,Plant Gene Systems and Their Biology. UCLA Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology, New Series Vol. 62. Alan R. Liss, Inc., New York, pp. 65-74.


Dewey, R.E., Timothy, D.H. and Levings, C.S. III (1987) A mitochondrial protein associated with cytoplasmic male sterility in the T cytoplasm of maize. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 84: 5374-7378.


Dewey, R.E., Levings, C.S., III and Timothy, D.H. (1986) Novel recombinations in the maize mitochondrial genome produce a unique transcriptional unit in the Texas male-sterile cytoplasm. Cell 44, 439-449.


Dewey, R.E., Levings, C.S., III and Timothy, D.H. (1985) Nucleotide sequence of ATPase subunit 6 gene of maize mitochondria. Plant Physiol. 79, 914-919.


Dewey, R.E., Schuster, A.M., Levings, C.S., III and Timothy, D.H. (1985) Nucleotide sequence of F0-ATPase proteolipid (subunit 9) gene of maize mitochondria. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 82, 1015-1019.




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