• A Precise Spacing between NPA Domains of Aquaporins is Essential for Silicon Permeability in Plants. Deshmukh, R.K., Vivancos, J., Ramakrishnan, G., Guérin, V., Carpentier, G., Sonah, H., Labbé, C., Isenring, P., Belzile, F., & Bélanger, R.R. (2015). The Plant Journal 83:  489-500. DOI: 10.1111/tpj.12904  Read
  • Análise Microscópica da Resistência do Arroz à Queima das Bainhas Mediada pelo Silício. Schurt, D.A., R.D. Reis, L. Araujo, V.C. Missio, & F.A. Rodrigues. (2015). Bragantia. 74: 93-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1678-4499.0355  Read
  • Aquaporins Mediate Silicon Transport in Humans. Garneau, A.P., Carpentier, G.A., Marcoux, A.A., Frenette-Cotton, R., Simard, C.F., Rémus-Borel, W., Caron, L., Jacob-Wagner, M., Noël, M., Powell, J.J., Bélanger, R.R., Côté, F., & Isenring, P. (2015). PloS one. 10(8), e0136149. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0136149  Read
  • Continuing Assessment of the 5-Day Sodium Carbonate Ammonium Nitrate Extraction Assay as an Indicator Test for Silicon Fertilizers. Zellner, W., Friedrich, R.L., Kim, S., Sturtz, D., Frantz, J., Altland, J., & Krause, C. (2015). Journal of AOAC International 98(4): 890-895. DOI: 10.5740/jaoacint.14-205  Read
  • Effects of Silicon on Resistance to Bacterial Fruit Blotch and Growth of Melon. Ferreira, H.A., do Nascimento, C.W.A., Datnoff, L.E., de Sousa Nunes, G.H., Preston, W., de Souza, E.B., & Mariano, R.D.L.R. (2015). Crop Protection 78:  277-283. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2015.09.025  Read
  • Effects of Silicon on the Penetration and Reproduction Events of Meloidogyne exigua on Coffee Roots. Silva, R.V., Oliveira, R.D.A.L., Ferreira, P.S., Castro, D.B., & Rodrigues, F.A. (2015). Bragantia 74: 196-199. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1678-4499.360   Read
  • Exogenous Application of Silicon at the Boot Stage Decreases Accumulation of Cadmium in Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Grains. Hussain, I., Ashraf, M.A., Rasheed, R., Asghar, A., Sajid, M.A., & Iqbal, M. (2015). Brazilian Journal of Botany 38: 223-234. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40415-014-0126-6  Read
  • Forms and Fluxes of Potential Plant-Available Silicon in Irrigated Lowland Rice Production (Laguna, the Philippines). Klotzbücher, T., Leuther, F., Marxen, A., Vetterlein, D., Horgan, F.G., & Jahn, R. (2015). Plant and Soil 393: 177-191. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-015-2480-y  Read
  • High Levels of Silicon Provided as a Nutrient in Hydroponic Culture Enhances Rice Plant Resistance to Brown Plant Hopper. He, W., Yang, M., Li, Z., Qiu, J., Liu, F., Qu, X., Qiu, Y., & Li, R. (2015). Crop Protection 67: 20-25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2014.09.013  Read
  • UHistochemical Aspects of Wheat Resistance to Leaf Blast Mediated by Silicon. Da Silva, W.L., Cruz, M.F.A., Fortunato, A.A., & Rodrigues, F.A. (2015). Scientia Agricola 72: 322-327. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0103-9016-2014-0221  Read
  • Influence of Silicon on Arsenic Uptake and Toxicity in Lettuce. Greger, M., Bergqvist, C., Sandhi, A., & Landberg, T. (2015). Journal of Applied Botany and Food Quality 88: 234-240.  DOI 10.5073/JABFQ.2015.088.034   Read
  • Microscopic Aspects of the Colonization of Pyricularia oryzae on the Rachis of Wheat Plants Supplied with Silicon. Cruz, M.F.A., Silva, L.A.F., Rios, J.A., Debona, D., & Rodrigues, F.A. (2015). Bragantia. 74: 207-214. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1678-4499.0023  Read
  • Photosynthetic Gas Exchange in Common Bean Submitted to Foliar Sprays of Potassium Silicate, Sodium Molybdate and Fungicide and Infected with Colletotrichum lindemuthianum. Rodrigues, F.A., Leonora, R., Duarte, H.S.S., Resende, R.S., & Vale, F.X.R. (2015). Journal of Phytopathology 163: 554-559. https://doi.org/10.1111/jph.12353  Read
  • Potentiation of Defense-Related Gene Expression by Silicon Increases Wheat Resistance to Leaf Blast. Cruz, M.F.A., Debona, D., Rios, J.A., Barros, E.G., & Rodrigues, F.A. (2015). Tropical Plant Pathology 40: 394-400. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40858-015-0051-7  Read
  • Silicification in Leaves of Sorghum Mutant with Low Silicon Accumulation. Markovich, O., Kumar, S., Cohen, D., Addadi, S., Fridman, E., & Elbaum, R. (2015). Silicon DOI:10.1007/s12633-015-9348-x  Read
  • Silicon as Versatile Player in Plant and Human Biology: Overlooked and Poorly Understood. Farooq, M.A., & K-J. Dietz. (2015). Frontiers in Plant Science 6: 1-14. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2015.00994  Read
  • Silicon Decreases Cadmium and Arsenic in Field Grown Crops. Greger, M., & Landberg, T. (2015). Silicon DOI 10.1007/s12633-015-9338-z  Read
  • Silicon Nanoparticles (SiNp) Alleviate Chromium (VI) Phytotoxicity in Pisum sativum (L.) Seedlings. Tripathi, D.K., Singh, V.P., Prasad, S.M., Chauhan, D.K., & Dubey, N.K. (2015). Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 96: 189-198. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plaphy.2015.07.026  Read
  • Silicon Treatment in Oil Palms Confers Resistance to Basal Stem Rot Disease Caused by Ganoderma boninense. Najihah, N.I., Hanafi, M.M., Idris, A.S., & Hakim, M.A. (2015). Crop Protection 67: 151-159. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cropro.2014.10.004  Read
  • Silicon-Based Life in the Solar System. Peng, S. (2015). Silicon 7: 1-3. DOI 10.1007/s12633-014-9254-7  Read
  • Silicon-Mediated Alleviation of Cr(VI) Toxicity in Wheat Seedlings as Evidenced by Chlorophyll Fluorescence, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy and Anatomical Changes. Tripathi, D.K., Singh, V.P., Prasad, S.M., Chauhan, D.K., Dubey, N.K., & Rai, A.K. (2015). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 113: 133-144. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2014.09.029  Read
  • Silicon-Mediated Resistance of Arabidopsis Against Powdery Mildew Involves Mechanisms Other Than the Salicylic Acid (SA)-Dependent Defence Pathway. (2015). Vivancos, J., Labbé, C., Menzies, J.G., & Bélanger, R.R. Molecular Plant Pathology 16: 572-582. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12213  Read
  • The Potential for Carbon Biosequestration in China’s Paddy Rice (Oryza sativa L.) as Impacted by Slag-Based Silicate Fertilizer.  Song, A., Ning, D., Fan, F., Li, Z., Provance-Bowley, M., & Liang, Y. (2015). Scientific Reports 5:1-12. DOI:10.1038/srep17354  Read

2015 Articles

Alphabetical list of peer-reviewed  journal articles relating to Si in Agriculture & Related Disciplines published in 2015 with links to read articles.​  To view articles from other years click; 2018, 2017, 2016, and 2014.