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Metabolite changes during the life history of Porphyra haitanensis.
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PMID:  25284486     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Plant metabolomics is essentially the comprehensive analysis of complex metabolites of plant extracts. Metabolic fingerprinting is an important part of plant metabolomics research. In this study, metabolic fingerprinting of different stages of the life history of the red alga Porphyra haitanensis was performed. The stages included conchocelis filaments, sporangial branchlets, conchosporangia, discharged conchospores and conchosporangial branchlets after conchospore discharge. Metabolite extracts were analysed with ultra-performance liquid chromatography coupled with electrospray ionisation quadrupole-time of flight mass spectrometry. Analyses profiles were subjected to principal components analysis and orthogonal projection to latent structures discriminant analysis using the SIMCA-P software for biomarker selection and identification. Based on the MS/MS spectra and data from the literature, potential biomarkers, mainly of phosphatidylcholine and lysophosphatidylcholine, were identified. Identification of these biomarkers suggested that plasma membrane phospholipids underwent major changes during the life history of P. haitanensis. The levels of phosphatidylcholine and lysophosphatidylcholine increased in sporangial branchlets and decreased in discharged conchospores. Moreover, levels of sphingaine (d18:0) decreased in sporangial branchlets and increased in discharged conchospores, which indicates that membrane lipids were increasingly synthesised as energy storage in sporangial branchlets, while energy was consumed in sporangial branchlets to discharged conchospores. A metabolomic study of different growth phases of P. haitanensis will enhance our understanding of its physiology and ecology. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
Authors:
Xiujuan Wang; Peng Zhao; Qijun Luo; Xiaojun Yan; Jilin Xu; Juanjuan Chen; Haimin Chen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-10-6
Journal Detail:
Title:  Plant biology (Stuttgart, Germany)     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1438-8677     ISO Abbreviation:  Plant Biol (Stuttg)     Publication Date:  2014 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-10-6     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-10-7    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101148926     Medline TA:  Plant Biol (Stuttg)     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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