• REGULATION OF VITAMIN C BIOSYNTHESIS IN HIGHER PLANTS 

      Fenech Torres, Mario; Amorim-Silva, Vitor; Castillo, Araceli G.; Esteban del Valle, Alicia; Valpuesta-Fernandez, Victoriano; [et al.] (2019-05-15)
      Ascorbate, also known as vitamin C, plays fundamental roles in biotic and abiotic stress resistance in plants. In green tissues, ascorbate is mainly synthesized through the Smirnoff-Wheeler pathway, whose regulation is not ...
    • Studying the role of the strawberry Fra protein family in the flavonoid metabolism during fruit ripening 

      Orozco-Navarrete, Begoña; Castillo, Araceli G.; Casañal, Ana; Valpuesta-Fernandez, Victoriano; Merchante, Catharina (2017-06-20)
      Strawberry fruits are highly valued due to their flavor, aroma and benefits for human health. Much of these properties are due to their content in secondary metabolites, of which flavonoids are especially abundant. ...