Alfalfa

Known as: Lucerne, Medicago sativa subsp. sativa, Medicago sativa 
A plant species of the family FABACEAE widely cultivated for ANIMAL FEED.

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Legumes (Fabaceae or Leguminosae) are unique among cultivated plants for their ability to carry out endosymbiotic nitrogen… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Alfalfa stems, reed canarygrass, and switchgrass; perennial herbaceous species that have potential as biomass energy crops in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Culturing leaf protoplast-derived cells of the embryogenic alfalfa (Medicago sativa subsp. varia A2) genotype in the presence of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Al toxicity is a severe impediment to production of many crops in acid soil. Toxicity can be reduced through lime application to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Transgenic alfalfa plants were generated harboring caffeic acid 3-O-methyltransferase (COMT) and caffeoyl CoA 3-O… (More)
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2000
2000
In indeterminate alfalfa nodules, the establishment of the senescent zone IV, in which both symbionts undergo simultaneous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Rhizobium meliloti Rm1021 must be able to synthesize succinoglycan in order to invade successfully the nodules which it elicits… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Transgenic alfalfa (Medicago sativa) expressing Mn-superoxide dismutase cDNA tended to have reduced injury from water-deficit… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have investigated conditions for the uptake and expression of chimeric genes in protoplasts of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
We have physically and genetically characterized 20 symbiotic and 20 auxotrophic mutants of Rhizobium meliloti, the nitrogen… (More)
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