Genome assembly of the snow lotus species Saussurea involucrata provides insights into acacetin and rutin biosynthesis and tolerance to an alpine environment
Yanxia Sun1,2,† , Aidi Zhang1,3,† , Jacob B. Landis4,5 and Wei Shi6 , Xiujun Zhang1,3 , Hang Sun7, , Hengchang Wang,1,2,
1CAS Key Laboratory of Plant Germplasm Enhancement and Specialty Agriculture, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430074, Hubei, China 2Center of Conservation Biology, Core Botanical Gardens, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430074, Hubei, China 3Center of Economic Botany, Core Botanical Gardens, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430074, Hubei, China 4BTI Computational Biology Center, Boyce Thompson Institute, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA 5School of Integrative Plant Science, Section of Plant Biology and the L.H. Bailey Hortorium, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA 6Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Urumchi 830011, Xinjiang, China 7Key Laboratory for Plant Diversity and Biogeography of East Asia, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650201, Yunnan, China *Corresponding author. E-mail: email@example.com,firstname.lastname@example.org †Both authors contributed equally to the study.