Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2016 ROSY1, a novel regulator of gravitropic response is a stigmasterol binding protein 2016
2011 Arabidopsis thaliana calcium-dependent lipid-binding protein (AtCLB): A novel repressor of abiotic stress response 2011
2010 Role of inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate signalling in gravitropic and phototropic gene expression 2010
2010 Increasing inositol (1,4,5)-trisphosphate metabolism affects drought tolerance, carbohydrate metabolism and phosphate-sensitive biomass increases in tomato 2010
2005 Co-expression and hormonal regulation of genes in response to gravity and mechanical stimulation in the Arabidopsis root apex. 2005
2005 Gravity and light: integrating transcriptional regulation in roots. 2005
2004 The fast and transient transcriptional network of gravity and mechanical stimulation in the Arabidopsis root apex. 2004
2003 Changes in vacuolation in the root apex cells of soybean seedlings in microgravity 2003
2001 Composition and physical properties of starch in microgravity-grown plants 2001
2001 Cytochemical localization of calcium in soybean root cap cells in microgravity 2001
2001 The interaction of microgravity and ethylene on the ultrastructure cell and Ca2+ localization in soybean hook hypocotyl. 2001
2000 Microgravity mediated changes in phytoferritin accumulation in soybean root cap cells. 2000
1999 Electron-cytochemical study of Ca2+ in cotyledon cells of soybean seedlings grown in microgravity. 1999
1999 Ground-based studies and space experiment with potato leaf explants. 1999
1999 Ultrastructural organization of cells in soybean root tips in microgravity. 1999
1998 Blue light requirements for crop plants used in bioregenerative life support systems. 1998
1998 Changes in Arabidopsis leaf ultrastructure, chlorophyll and carbohydrate content during spaceflight depend on ventilation 1998
1998 Development and growth of potato tubers in microgravity 1998
1998 Life cycle experiments with Arabidopsis grown under red light-emitting diodes (LEDs). 1998
1997 Structure of potato tubers formed during spaceflight 1997
1997 Photomorphogenesis, photosynthesis, and seed yield of wheat plants grown under red light-emitting diodes (LEDs) with and without supplemental blue lighting 1997
1997 Spectral quality affects disease development of three pathogens on hydroponically grown plants 1997
1997 Anatomical features of pepper plants (Capsicum annuum L.) Grown under red light-emitting diodes supplemented with blue or far-red light 1997
1997 Plastid Distribution in Columella Cells of a Starchless Arabidopsis Mutant Grown in Microgravity 1997
1997 Potato tuber formation in the spaceflight environment. 1997
1996 The plant research unit: Long-term plant growth support for Space Station 1996
1996 Clinorotation affects morphology and ethylene production in soybean seedlings 1996
1996 Growth and photosynthetic responses of wheat plants grown in space 1996
1996 Infrared light-emitting diode radiation causes gravitropic and morphological effects in dark-grown oat seedlings 1996
1996 Optimization of moisture content for wheat seedling germination in a cellulose acetate medium for a space flight experiment 1996
1995 Growth and photomorphogenesis of pepper plants under red light-emitting diodes with supplemental blue or far-red lighting 1995
1995 Cortical microtubules in sweet clover columella cells developed in microgravity 1995
1995 Clinorotation affects soybean seedling morphology. 1995
1995 Effects of clinorotation and microgravity on sweet clover columella cells treated with cytochalasin D 1995
1995 Effects of microgravity and clinorotation on stress ethylene production in two starchless mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana. 1995
1995 Effects of stress ethylene inhibitors on sweet clover (Melilotus alba L.) seedling growth in microgravity. 1995
1995 Microgravity and clinorotation cause redistribution of free calcium in sweet clover columella cells 1995
1995 Protein Expression in Arabidopsis thaliana after Chronic Clinorotation 1995
1995 Root-shoot interaction in the greening of wheat seedlings grown under red light 1995
1995 The Fluid Processing Apparatus: from flight hardware to electron micrographs. 1995
1994 Porous tube plant nutrient delivery system development: A device for nutrient delivery in microgravity 1994
1994 Soybean cotyledon starch metabolism is sensitive to altered gravity conditions 1994
1994 Spectral quality may be used to alter plant disease development in CELSS 1994
1994 Starch metabolism in germinating soybean cotyledons is sensitive to clinorotation and centrifugation 1994
1994 The Influence of Altered Gravity on Carbohydrate Metabolism in Excised Wheat Leaves 1994
1992 Hydrotropism in pea roots in a porous-tube water delivery system. 1992
1992 The Vacuum-Operated Nutrient Delivery System: hydroponics for microgravity. 1992
1989 Transcription, organization, and sequence of an auxin-regulated gene cluster in soybean. 1989
1987 Photosynthesis, reserve mobilization and enzymes of sucrose metabolism in soybean (Glycine max) cotyledons 1987


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2008 Plan(t)s for Space Exploration.  183-195. 2008

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Botany / Plant Biology, North Carolina State University 1987
  • Master of Science in Horticultural Science, North Carolina State University 1984
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Botany / Plant Biology, University of North Carolina System : Chapel Hill 1981
  • Full Name

  • Christopher Brown