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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Genes Zea Mays Flavonoids Dna Methylation Corn Alleles Transcription Factors Sorghum Phenotype Pericarp Leaves Sorghum Bicolor Colletotrichum Sublineolum Sorghum Halepense Proteomics Transcription Factor 3 Rna Biosynthesis Introns Sorghum (Poaceae) Gene Expression Lignin Tissue Epigenomics Tissues

Most Recent Papers

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 Allen Thompson, Surinder Chopra, 2019, Journal of Chemical Ecology

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

Overlapping RdDM and non-RdDM mechanisms work together to maintain somatic repression of a paramutagenic epiallele of maize pericarp color1

Po Hao Wang, Kameron T. Wittmeyer, Tzuu fen Lee, Blake C. Meyers, Surinder Chopra, 2017, PloS one

Aggressiveness of Colletotrichum sublineola strains from Sorghum bicolor and S. Halepense to sweet sorghum variety sugar drip, and their impact on yield

K. V. Xavier, T. Pfeiffer, D. F. Parreira, S. Chopra, L. Vaillancourt, 2017, Plant disease on p. 1578-1587

Soil management affects expression of genes involved in carbon and nitrogen metabolism in maize

Erika Roach, Sjoerd W. Duiker, Surinder Chopra, 2016, Crop Science on p. 1841-1856

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

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

Gene structure induced epigenetic modifications of pericarp color1 alleles of maize result in tissue-specific mosaicism

Michael L. Robbins, Pohao Wang, Rajandeep S. Sekhon, Surinder Chopra, 2009, PloS one

Most-Cited Papers

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

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

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

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

Soil management affects expression of genes involved in carbon and nitrogen metabolism in maize

Erika Roach, Sjoerd W. Duiker, Surinder Chopra, 2016, Crop Science on p. 1841-1856

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 Allen Thompson, Surinder Chopra, 2019, Journal of Chemical Ecology

Overlapping RdDM and non-RdDM mechanisms work together to maintain somatic repression of a paramutagenic epiallele of maize pericarp color1

Po Hao Wang, Kameron T. Wittmeyer, Tzuu fen Lee, Blake C. Meyers, Surinder Chopra, 2017, PloS one

Aggressiveness of Colletotrichum sublineola strains from Sorghum bicolor and S. Halepense to sweet sorghum variety sugar drip, and their impact on yield

K. V. Xavier, T. Pfeiffer, D. F. Parreira, S. Chopra, L. Vaillancourt, 2017, Plant disease on p. 1578-1587

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