Surinder Chopra

Professor of Maize Genetics

Surinder Chopra

Research Summary

Regulation of flavonoid biosynthesis during plant development and plant-pathogen interaction. Epigenetic regulation and allele specific patterns.

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Flavonoids Zea Mays Genes Sorghum Corn Sorghum (Poaceae) Phenotype Dna Methylation Transcription Factors Diet Alleles Sorghum Bicolor Anthocyanins Maize Colletotrichum Sublineolum Methylation Leaves Pericarp Biofuels Chromosome Mapping Forage Biosynthesis Nitrogen Transcription Factor 3 Transposons

Most Recent Papers

Characterization of Maize Near-Isogenic Lines With Enhanced Flavonoid Expression to Be Used as Tools in Diet-Health Complexity

Binning Wu, Haotian Chang, Rich Marini, Surinder Chopra, Lavanya Reddivari, 2021, Frontiers in Plant Science

Performance of novel sorghum germplasm in Pennsylvania and their response to anthracnose

Iffa Gaffoor, Germán V. Sandoya, Katia V. Xavier, Etta M. Nuckles, Srinivasa R. Pinnamaneni, Lisa J. Vaillancourt, Surinder Chopra, 2021, Crop Science

Sorghum root flavonoid chemistry, cultivar, and frost stress effects on rhizosphere bacteria and fungi

Mara Cloutier, Debamalya Chatterjee, Dinakaran Elango, Jin Cui, Maryann Victoria Bruns, Surinder Chopra, 2021, Phytobiomes Journal on p. 39-50

Genome wide association mapping of epi-cuticular wax genes in Sorghum bicolor

Dinakaran Elango, Weiya Xue, Surinder Chopra, 2020, Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants on p. 1727-1737

Intestinal mucosal barrier function restoration in mice by maize diet containing enriched flavan-4-ols

Binning Wu, Rohil Bhatnagar, Vijaya V.indukuri, Shara Chopra, Kylie March, Nina Cordero, Surinder Chopra, Lavanya Reddivari, 2020, Nutrients

Seeding and nitrogen fertilization effects on the yield and quality of brachytic dwarf brown midrib forage sorghum hybrids

Dinakaran Elango, Surinder Chopra, Gregory W. Roth, 2020, Crop, Forage and Turfgrass Management

Sorghum 3-Deoxyanthocyanidin Flavonoids Confer Resistance against Corn Leaf Aphid

Rupesh R. Kariyat, Iffa Gaffoor, Sampurna Sattar, Cullen W. Dixon, Nadia Frock, Juliet Moen, Consuelo M De Moraes, Mark C Mescher, Gary A. Thompson, Surinder Chopra, 2019, Journal of Chemical Ecology

Sorghum

P. Srinivas Rao, K. S. Vinutha, G. S.Anil Kumar, T. Chiranjeevi, A. Uma, Pankaj Lal, R. S. Prakasham, H. P. Singh, R. Sreenivasa Rao, Surinder Chopra, Shibu Jose, 2019, on p. 399-424

The dominant and poorly penetrant phenotypes of maize Unstable factor for orange1 are caused by DNA methylation changes at a linked transposon

Kameron Wittmeyer, Jin Cui, Debamalya Chatterjee, Tzuu Fen Lee, Qixian Tan, Weiya Xue, Yinping Jiao, Po Hao Wang, Iffa Gaffoor, Doreen Ware, Blake C. Meyers, Surinder Chopraa, 2018, Plant Cell on p. 3006-3023

Genotypic and pathogenic diversity of colletotrichum sublineola isolates from sorghum (sorghum bicolor) and johnsongrass (S. halepense) in the southeastern United States

K. V. Xavier, E. S.G. Mizubuti, M. V. Queiroz, S. Chopra, L. Vaillancourt, 2018, Plant Disease on p. 2341-2351

Most-Cited Papers

Identification of the Pr1 Gene Product Completes the Anthocyanin Biosynthesis Pathway of Maize

Mandeep Sharma, Moises Cortes-Cruz, Kevin R. Ahern, Michael McMullen, Thomas P. Brutnell, Surinder Chopra, 2011, Genetics on p. 69-79

Expression of flavonoid 3'-hydroxylase is controlled by P1, the regulator of 3-deoxyflavonoid biosynthesis in maize

Mandeep Sharma, Chenglin Chai, Kengo Morohashi, Erich Grotewold, Maurice E. Snook, Surinder Chopra, 2012, BMC Plant Biology

A sorghum MYB transcription factor induces 3-deoxyanthocyanidins and enhances resistance against leaf blights in maize

Farag Ibraheem, Iffa Gaffoor, Qixian Tan, Chi Ren Shyu, Surinder Chopra, 2015, Molecules on p. 2388-2404

Comparative proteomics analysis by DIGE and iTRAQ provides insight into the regulation of phenylpropanoids in maize

Michael L. Robbins, Ansuman Roy, Po Hao Wang, Iffa Gaffoor, Rajandeep S. Sekhon, Marcia M.de O. Buanafina, Jai S. Rohila, Surinder Chopra, 2013, Journal of Proteomics on p. 254-275

Responses to low phosphorus in high and low foliar anthocyanin coleus (Solenostemon scutellarioides) and maize (Zea mays)

Amelia Henry, Surinder Chopra, David G. Clark, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2012, Australian journal of scientific research. Ser. B: Biological sciences on p. 255-265

Maize Unstable factor for orange1 Is Required for Maintaining Silencing Associated with Paramutation at the pericarp color1 and booster1 Loci

Rajandeep S. Sekhon, Po Hao Wang, Lyudmila Sidorenko, Vicki L. Chandler, Surinder Chopra, 2012, PLoS Genetics

The dominant and poorly penetrant phenotypes of maize Unstable factor for orange1 are caused by DNA methylation changes at a linked transposon

Kameron Wittmeyer, Jin Cui, Debamalya Chatterjee, Tzuu Fen Lee, Qixian Tan, Weiya Xue, Yinping Jiao, Po Hao Wang, Iffa Gaffoor, Doreen Ware, Blake C. Meyers, Surinder Chopraa, 2018, Plant Cell on p. 3006-3023

Genotypic and pathogenic diversity of colletotrichum sublineola isolates from sorghum (sorghum bicolor) and johnsongrass (S. halepense) in the southeastern United States

K. V. Xavier, E. S.G. Mizubuti, M. V. Queiroz, S. Chopra, L. Vaillancourt, 2018, Plant Disease on p. 2341-2351

Sorghum 3-Deoxyanthocyanidin Flavonoids Confer Resistance against Corn Leaf Aphid

Rupesh R. Kariyat, Iffa Gaffoor, Sampurna Sattar, Cullen W. Dixon, Nadia Frock, Juliet Moen, Consuelo M De Moraes, Mark C Mescher, Gary A. Thompson, Surinder Chopra, 2019, Journal of Chemical Ecology

Plant biotechnology

Agnès Ricroch, Surinder Chopra, Shelby J. Fleischer, 2014,