Molecular Hydrogen and Plants

Lin Y, Zhang W, Qi F, Cui W, Xie Y, Shen W. Hydrogen-rich water regulates cucumber adventitious root development in a heme oxygenase-1/carbon monoxide-dependent manner. J Plant Physiol. 2014;171(2):1–8. doi:10.1016/j.jplph.2013.08.009. 

Chen M, Cui W, Zhu K, Xie Y, Zhang C, Shen W. Hydrogen-rich water alleviates aluminum-induced inhibition of root elongation in alfalfa via decreasing nitric oxide production. J Hazard Mater. 2014;267:40–7. doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2013.12.029. 

Xie Y, Mao Y, Lai D, Zhang W, Shen W. H(2) enhances Arabidopsis salt tolerance by manipulating ZAT10/12-mediated antioxidant defense and controlling sodium exclusion. PLoS One. 2012;7(11):e49800. doi:10.1371/ journal.pone.0049800. 

Xu S, Zhu S, Jiang Y, Wang N, Wang R, Shen W, et al. Hydrogen-rich water alleviates salt stress in rice during seed germination. Plant Soil. 2013;370(1–2):47–57. doi:10.1007/s11104-013-1614-3. 

323. Hu H, Li P, Wang Y, Gu R. Hydrogen-rich water delays postharvest ripening and senescence of kiwifruit. Food Chem. 2014;156:100–9. doi:10.1016/ j.foodchem.2014.01.067. 

Xie Y, Mao Y, Zhang W, Lai D, Wang Q, Shen W. Reactive Oxygen Species- Dependent Nitric Oxide Production Contributes to Hydrogen-Promoted Stomatal Closure in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2014;165(2):759–73. doi:10.1104/pp. 114.237925. 

Su N, Wu Q, Liu Y, Cai J, Shen W, Xia K, et al. Hydrogen-rich water reestablishes ROS homeostasis but exerts differential effects on anthocyanin synthesis in two varieties of radish sprouts under UV-A irradiation. J Agric Food Chem. 2014;62(27):6454–62. doi:10.1021/jf5019593. 

Zhang X, Zhao X, Wang Z, Shen W, Xu X. Protective effects of hydrogen-rich water on the photosynthetic apparatus of maize seedlings (Zea mays L.) as a result of an increase in antioxidant enzyme activities under high light stress. Plant Growth Regul. 2015;77:43–56. 

Zeng J, Zhang M, Sun X. Molecular hydrogen is involved in phytohormone signaling and stress responses in plants. PLoS One. 2013;8(8):e71038. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0071038. 

Jin Q, Zhu K, Cui W, Xie Y, Han B, Shen W. Hydrogen gas acts as a novel bioactive molecule in enhancing plant tolerance to paraquat-induced oxidative stress via the modulation of heme oxygenase-1 signalling system. Plant Cell Environ. 2013;36(5):956–69. doi:10.1111/pce.12029. 

Cui W, Gao C, Fang P, Lin G, Shen W. Alleviation of cadmium toxicity in Medicago sativa by hydrogen-rich water. J Hazard Mater. 2013;260:715–24. doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2013.06.032. 

Wu Q, Su N, Cai J, Shen Z, Cui J. Hydrogen-rich water enhances cadmium tolerance in Chinese cabbage by reducing cadmium uptake and increasing antioxidant capacities. J Plant Physiol. 2015;175:174–82. doi:10.1016/ j.jplph.2014.09.017. 

Cui W, Fang P, Zhu K, Mao Y, Gao C, Xie Y, et al. Hydrogen-rich water confers plant tolerance to mercury toxicity in alfalfa seedlings. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2014;105:103–11. doi:10.1016/j.ecoenv.2014.04.009.