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Hiromu Kameoka, Caroline Gutjahr (2022). Function of lipids in develoment and reproduction of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Plant Cell Physiology

Sonja Blankenagel, Stella Eggels, Monika Frey, Erwin Grill, Eva Bauer, Corinna Dawid, Alisdair R Fernie, Georg Haberer, Richard Hammerl, David Barbosa Medeiros, Milena Ouzunova, Thomas Presterl, Victoria Ruß, Rudi Schäufele, Urte Schlüter, Francois Tardieu, Claude Urbany, Sebastian Urzinger, Andreas P M Weber, Chris-Carolin Schön, Viktoriya Avramova (2022). Natural alleles of the abscisic acid catabolism gene ZmAbh4 modulate water use efficiency and carbon isotope discrimination in maize. The Plant Cell 2022, 2022:00:1-13, doi: koac200,

Adriana Trutzenberg, Stefan Engelhardt, Lukas Weiß, Ralph Hückelhoven (2022). Barley guanine nucleotide exchange factor HvGEF14 is an activator of the susceptibility factor HvRACB and supports host cell entry by Blumeria graminis f.sp. hordei. Mol. Plant Pathol.  2022;00:1-14

Robert S. Piecyk, Luca Schlegel, Frank Johannes (2022). Predicting 3D chromatin interactions from DNA sequence using Deep Learning. Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal (2022) Volume 20, 2022, Pages 3439-3448

Kien Lam Ung, Mikael Winkler, Lukas Schulz Martina Kolb, Dorina P. Janacek, Emil Dedic, David L. Stokes, Ulrich Z. Hammes, and Bjørn Panyella Pedersen (2022). Structures and mechanism of the plant PIN-FORMED auxin transporter. Nature 2022.

Lukas Weiß, Lana Gaelings, Tina Reiner, Julia Mergner, Bernhard Kuster, Attila Fehér, Götz Hensel, Manfred Gahrtz, Jochen Kumlehn, Stefan Engelhardt, Ralph Hückelhoven (2022). Posttranslational modification of the RHO of plants protein RACB by phosphorylation and cross-kingdom conserved ubiquitination. PLOS one 17: e0258924.

Pablo Albertos, Tanja Wlk, Jayne Griffiths, Maria J Pimenta Lange, Simon J Unterholzner, Wilfried Rozhon, Theo Lange, Alexander M Jones, Brigitte Poppenberger. (2022). The brassinosteroid-regulated transcription factor CESTA induces the GA2-oxidase GA2ox7. Plant Physiol. online early

Debatosh Das, Caroline Gutjahr (2022). Old dog, new trick: The PHOSPHATE STARVATION RESPONSE (PHR)-SPX system regulates arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis. Molecular Plant, Spotlight 

Debatosh Das, Michael Paries, Karen Hobecker, Michael Gigl, Corinna Dawid, Hon-Ming Lam, Jianhua Zhang, Moxian Chen, Caroline Gutjahr (2022). PHOSPHATE STARVATION RESPONSE transcription factors enable arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis. Nature Communications 13:477

Alessandro Brambilla,  Anna Sommer,  Andrea Ghirardo,  Marion Wenig,  Claudia Knappe, Baris Weber,  Melissa Amesmaier,  Miriam Lenk,  Jörg-Peter Schnitzler,  A Corina Vlot (2022). Immunity-associated volatile emissions of beta-ionone and nonanal propagate defence responses in neighbouring barley plants. Journal of Experimental Botany, Volume 73, Issue 2, 13 January 2022, Pages 615–630


Maaria Rosenkranz, Yuanyuan Chen, Peiyuan Zhu and A. Corina Vlot (2021). Volatile terpenes - mediators of plant-to-plant communication. The Plant Journal (2021) 108, 617–631

Yinwen Zhang, Hosung Jang, Rui Xiao, Ioanna Kakoulidou, Robert S. Piecyk, Frank Johannes, Robert J. Schmitz (2021). Heterochromatin is a quantitative trait associated with spontaneous epiallele formation. Nature Communications 12, Article number: 6958 

Aleksej Abramov, Thomas Hoffmann, Timo D. Stark, Linlin Zheng, Stefan Lenk, Richard Hammerl, Tobias Lanzl, Corinna Dawid, Chris-Carolin Schön, Wilfried Schwab, Alfons Gierl, and Monika Frey (2021). Engineering of benzoxazinoid biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana: Metabolic and physiological challenges. Phytochemistry Volume 192, December 2021, 112947,

Parvinderdeep S. Kahlon, Remco Stam (2021). Polymorphisms in plants to restrict losses to pathogens: From gene family expansions to complex network evolution. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 62: 102040

Ajeet Chaudhary, Xia Chen, Barbara Lesniewska, Rodion Boikine, Jin Gao, Sebastina Wolf, and Kay Schneitz (2021). Cell wall damage attenuates root hair patterning and tissue morphogenesis mediated by the receptor kinase STRUBBELIG. Development 148: dev199425.

Parvinderdeep S. Kahlon, Melissa Verin, Ralph Hückelhoven, Remco Stam (2021). Quantitative resistance differences between and within natural populations of Solanum chilense against the oomycete pathogen Phytophthora infestans. Ecology and Evolution 11: 7768-7778.

Karina van der Linde, Vera Göhre (2021). How do smut fungi use plant signals to spatiotemporally orientate on and in planta? S. Fungi 7, 107.

Stefanie Dukowic-Schulze, Karina van der Linde (2021). Oxygen, secreted proteins and small RNAs: mobile elements that govern anther develepoment. Plant Reprod. 34, pages 1–19 (online available first).

Stella Eggels, Sonja Blankenagel, Chris-Carolin Schön, Viktoriya Avramova (2021). The carbon isotopic signature of C4 crops and its applicability in breeding for climate resilience. Theor. Appl. Genet.

Martin Janda, Christina Ludwig, Katarzyna Rybak, Chen Meng, Egidio Stigliano, Leon Botzenhardt, Beata Szulc, Jan Sklenar, Frank L.H. Menke, Jacob G. Malone, Andreas Brachmann, Andreas Klingl, and Silke Robatzek (2021). Biophysical and proteomic analyses suggest functions of Pseudomaonas Syringae pv tomato DC3000 extracellular veicles in bacterial growth during plant infection. bioRxiv

Isabel M. L. Saur,  Ralph Hückelhoven (2021). Recognition and defence of plant-infecting fungal pathogens. J. Plant Physiol.


Samy Carbonnel, Salar Torabi, Maximilian Griesmann, Elias Bleek, Yuhong Tang, Stefan Buchka, Veronica Basso, Mitsuru Shindo, François-Didier Boyer, Trevor L. Wang, Michael Udvardi, Mark T. Waters, Caroline Gutjahr (2020). Lotus japonicus karrikin receptors display divergent ligand-binding specificities and organ-dependent redundancy. PLoS Genetics 16(12): e1009249.

Parvinderdeep S. Kahlon, Shallet Mindih Seta, Gesche Zander, Daniela Scheikl, Ralph Hückelhoven, Matthieu H. A. J. Joosten, and Remco Stam (2020). Population studies of the wild tomato species Solanum chilense reveal geographically structured major gene-mediated pathogen resistance. Proc. R. Soc. B287:20202723.

María Flores-Tornero, Lele Wang, David Potešil, Said Hafidh, Frank Vogler, Zbynek Zdráhal, David Honys, Stefanie Sprunck, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2020). Comparative analyses of angiosperm secretomes identify apoplastic pollen tube functions and novel secreted peptides. Plant Reprod.

A. Corina Vlot, Jennifer H. Sales, Miriam Lenk, Kornelia Bauer, Alessandro Brambilla, Anna Sommer, Yuanyuan Chen, Marion Wenig, and Shahran Nayem (2020). Systemic propagation of immunity in plants. New Phytologist  doi:10.1111/nph.16953

Julia Mergner, Martin Frejno, Maxim Messerer, Daniel Lang, Patroklos Samaras, Mathias Wilhelm, Klaus F X Mayer, Claus Schwechheimer, and Bernhard Küster (2020). Proteomic and transcriptomic profiling of aerial organ development in Arabidopsis. Scientific data 7:334 doi: 10.1038/s41597-020-00678-w.

Brigitte T. Hofmeister, Johanna Denkena, Maria Colomé-Tatché, Yadollah Shahryary, Rashmi Hazarika, Jane Grimwood, Sujan Mamidi, Jerry Jenkins, Paul P. Grabowski, Avinash Sreedasyam, Shengqiang Shu, Kerrie Barry, Kathleen Lail, Catherine Adam, Anna Lipzen, Rotem Sorek, Dave Kudrna, Jayson Talag, Rod Wing, David W. Hall, Daniel Jacobsen, Gerald A. Tuskan, Jeremy Schmutz, Frank Johannes, and Robert J. Schmitz (2020). A genome assembly and the somatic genetic and epigenetic mutation rate in a wild long-lived perennial Populus trichocarpa. Genome Biology 21:259

Yadollah Shahryary, Aikaterini Symeonidi, Rashmi R. Hazarika, Johanna Denkena, Talha Mubeen, Brigitte Hofmeister, Thomas van Gurp, Maria Colomé-Tatché, Koen J.F. Verhoeven, Gerald Tuskan, Robert J. Schmitz, and Frank Johannes (2020). AlphaBeta: computational inference of epimutation rates and spectra from high-throughput DNA methylation data in plants. Genome Biology 21:260

Ivan Kulich, Frank Vogler, Andrea Bleckmann, Philipp Cyprys, Maria Lindemeier, Ingrid
Fuchs, Laura Krassini, Thomas Schubert, Jens Steinbrenner, Jim Beynon, Pascal Falter-Braun, Gernot Längst, Thomas Dresselhaus, and Stefanie Sprunck (2020). ARMADILLO REPEAT ONLY proteins confine Rho GTPase signaling to polar growth sites. Nature Plants 6, 1275-1288. 

Stefan Engelhardt, Adriana Trutzenberg, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2020). Regulation and Functions of ROP GTPases in Plant-Microbe Interactions. Cells 2020, 9, 2016 doi:org/10.3390/cells9092016

Hao Xu, Ourania Lantzouni, Tonko Bruggink, Rene Benjamins, Frank Lanfermeijer, Katherine Denby, Claus Schwechheimer, and George W. Bassel (2020). A Molecular Signal Integration Network Underpinning Arabidopsis Seed Germination. Curr. Biol. 30, 1-10, October 5, 2020 doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.07.012.

Christopher McCollum, Stefan Engelhardt, Lukas Weiss, Ralph Hückelhoven (2020). ROP INTERACTIVE PARTNER b interacts with RACB and supports fungal penetration into barley epidermal cells. Plant Physiol. doi: 10.1104/pp.20.00742. in press.

Rocio Ochoa-Fernandez, Nikolaj B. Abel, Franz-Georg Wieland, Jenia Schlegel, Leonie-Alexa Koch, J. Benjamin Miller, Raphael Engesser, Giovanni Giuriani, Simon M. Brandl, Jens Timmer, Wilfried Weber, Thomas Ott, Rüdiger Simon, and Matias D. Zurbriggen (2020). Optogenetic control of gene expression in plants in the predence of ambient white light. Nat Methods. Jul;17(7):717-725. doi: 10.1038/s41592-020-0868-y.

Yadollah Shahryary, Rashmi R. Hazarika, and Frank Johannes (2020). MethylStar: A fast and robust pre-processing pipeline for bulk or single-cell whole-genome bisulfite sequencing data. BMC Genomics. (2020) 21:479.

Melina Altmann, Stefan Altmann, Patricia A Rodriguez, Benjamin Weller,  Lena Elorduy Vergara,  Julius Palme,  Nora Marín-de la Rosa, Mayra Sauer, Marion Wenig, José Antonio Villaécija-Aguilar, Jennifer Sales,  Chung-Wen Lin, Ramakrishnan Pandiarajan, Veronika Young, Alexandra Strobel, Lisa Gross, Samy Carbonnel, Karl G Kugler, Antoni Garcia-Molina, George W Bassel, Claudia Falter, Klaus F X Mayer, Caroline Gutjahr, A Corina Vlot, Erwin Grill, and Pascal Falter-Braun (2020). Extensive Signal Integration by the Phytohormone Protein Network. Nature. 2020 Jul 1. doi: 10.1038/s41586-020-2460-0. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32612234

Julia Mergner, Martin Frejno, Markus List, Michael Papacek, Xia Chen, Ajeet Chaudhary, Patroklos Samaras, Sandra Richter, Hiromasa Shikata, Maxim Messerer, Daniel Lang, Stefan Altmann, Philipp Cyprys, Daniel P. Zolg, Toby Mathieson, Marcus Bantscheff, Rashmi R. Hazarika, Tobias Schmidt, Corinna Dawid, Andreas Dunkel, Thomas Hofmann, Stefanie Sprunck, Pascal Falter-Braun, Frank Johannes, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Gerd Jürgens, Mathias Wilhelm, Jan Baumbach, Erwin Grill, Kay Schneitz, Claus Schwechheimer, and Bernhard Kuster (2020). Mass-spectrometry-based draft of the Arabidopsis proteome. Nature 579, pages 409–414(2020)

Ourania Lantzouni, Angela Alkofer, Pascal Falter-Braun, and Claus Schwechheimer (2020). GROWTH-REGULATING FACTORS interact with DELLAs and regulate growth in cold stress. Plant Cell.

Ajeet Chaudhary, Xia Chen, Jin Gao, Barbara Lesniewska, Richard Hammerl, Corinna Dawid, and Kay Schneitz (2020). The Arabidopsis receptor kinase STRUBBELIG regulates the response to cellulose deficiency. PLOS Genetics 16 (1), e1008433,

Seomun Kwon, Constance Tisserant, Markus Tulinski, Arne Weiberg, Michael Feldbrügge (2020): Inside-out: from endosomes to extracellular vesicles in fungal RNA transport. ScienceDirect

Stefanie Sprunck (2020). Twice the fun, double the trouble: gamete interactions in flowering plants. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 53: 106-116. 


Zhenyu Yang, Jinghui Liu, Fabien Poree, Rudi Schaeufele, Hendrik Helmke, Jens Frackenpohl, Stefan Lehr, Pascal von Koskull-Döring, Alexander Christmann, Hans Schnyder, Urs Schmidhalter, Erwin Grill (2019). Abscisic Acid Receptors and Coreceptors Modulate Plant Water Use Efficiency and Water Productivity. Plant Physiology, 180, 1066–1080

Moritz Ruschhaupt, Julia Mergner, Stefanie Mucha, Michael Papacek, Isabel Doch, Stefanie V Tischer, Daniel Hemmler, David Chiasson, Kai H Edel, Jörg Kudla, Philippe Schmitt?Kopplin, Bernhard Kuster, Erwin Grill (2019). Rebuilding core abscisic acid signaling pathways of Arabidopsis in yeast. EMBO J 38: e101859 

Qiang Cai, Baoye He, Arne Weiberg, Amy H. Buck, Hailing Jin (2019). Small RNAs and extracellular vesicles: New mechanisms of cross-species communication and innovative tools for disease control. PLOS Pathogens, doi:10.1371/ journal.ppat.1008090.

Thomas Dresselhaus, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2019). Biotic and abiotic stress responses in crop plants. MDPI Open Access Publisher. 252 pages. ISBN 978-3-03897-464-2.

Zengxiang Ge, Thomas Dresselhaus, Li-Jia Qu (2019). How CrRLK1L receptor complexes perceive RALF signals. Trends Plant Sci. 24, 978-981.

Zengxiang Ge, Yuling Zhao, Ming-Che Liu, Liang-Zi Zhou, Lele Wang, Sheng Zhong, Saiying Hou, Jiahao Jiang, Tianxu Liu, Qingpei Huang, Junyu Xiao, Hongya Gu, Hen-Ming Wu, Juan Dong, Thomas Dresselhaus, Alice Y. Cheung, and Li-Jia Qu (2019). LLG2/3 Are Co-receptors in BUPS/ANX-RALF signaling to regulate Arabidopsis pollen tube integrity. Curr. Biol. 29, 3256-3265.

Sheng Zhong, Meiling Liu, Zhijuan Wang, Qingpei Huang, Saiying Hou, Yong-Chao Xu, Zengxiang Ge, Zihan Song, Jiaying Huang, Xinyu Qiu, Yihao Shi, Junyu Xiao, Pei Liu, Ya-Long Guo, Juan Dong, Thomas Dresselhaus, Hongya Gu, and Li-Jia Qu (2019). Cysteine-rich petides promote interspecific genetic isolation in Arabidopsis. Science 364, eaau9564.

Liang-zi Zhou, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2019). Fried or foe: signaling mechanisms during double fertilization in flowering seed plants. Curr. Top. Dev. Biol. 131, 453-459.

Liang-zi Zhou, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2019). Transient transformation of maize BMS suspension cells via particle bombardment. Bio-Protoc. 9, e3451.

Ewa Bielska, Paul R. J. Birch, Amy H. Buck, Cei Abreu-Goodger, Roger W. Innes, Hyungyu Jin, Michael W. Pfaffl, Silke Robatzek, Neta Regev-Rudzki, Constance Tisserant, S. Wang, and  Arne Weiberg (2019). Highlights of the mini-symposium on extracellular vesicles in inter-organismal communication, held in Munich, Germany, August 2018. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles 2019; 8(1): 1590116.

Alexander Kutschera*, Corinna Dawid*, Nicolas Gisch, Christian Schmid, Lars Raasch, Tim Gerster, Milena Schäffer, Elwira Smakowska-Luzan, Youssef Belkhadir, A. Corina Vlot, Courtney E. Chandler, Romain Schellenberger, Dominik Schwudke, Robert K. Ernst, Stéphan Dorey, Ralph Hückelhoven, Thomas Hofmann, Stefanie Ranf (2019). Bacterial medium-chain 3-hydroxy fatty acid metabolites trigger immunity in Arabidopsis plants. Science Vol. 364: 178-181    *These authors contributed equally to this work. 

José Antonio Villaécija-Aguilar, Maxime Hamon-Josse, Samy Carbonnel, Annika Kretschmar, Christian Schmidt, Corinna Dawid, Tom Bennett, and Caroline Gutjahr (2019). SMAX1/SMXL2 regulate root and root hair development downstream of KAI2-mediated signalling in Arabidopsis. PLoS Genetics 15(8):e1008327

Marion Wenig, Andrea Ghirardo, Jennifer H. Sales, Elisabeth S. Pabst, Heiko H. Breitenbach, Felix Antritter, Baris Weber, Birgit Lange, Miriam Lenk, Robin K. Cameron, Joerg-Peter Schnitzler, and A. Corina Vlot (2019). Systemic acquired resistance networks amplify airborne defense cues. nature Communications 10:3813 |

Miriam Lenk, Marion Wenig, Kornelia Bauer, Florian Hug, Claudia Knappe, Birgit Lange, Timsy Timsy, Finni Haeussler, Felicitas Mengel, Senjukta Dey, Anton Schaffner, and Corina Vlot (2019). Pipecolic acid is induced in barley upon infection and triggers immune responses associated with elevated nitric oxide accumulation.  2019 / 32 No. 10. doi: 10.1094/MPMI-01-19-0013-R.

Prasad Vaddepalli, Lynette Fulton, and Kay Schneitz (2019). Asymmetric Redundancy of ZERZAUST and ZERZAUST HOMOLOG in different accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana. Genes Genomes Genetics 7, 2245-2252.

Nora Marin-de la Rosa, Chung-Wen Lin, Yang Jae Kang, Stijn Dhondt, Nathalie Gonzalez, Dirk Inzé, and Pascal Falter-Braun (2019). Drought resistance is mediated by divergent strategies in closely related Brassicaceae. New Phytologist 223: 783-797 doi: 10.1111/nph.15841

Jin Gao, Ajeet Chaudhary, Prasad Vaddepalli, Marie-Kristin Nagel, Erika Isono, and Kay Schneitz (2019). The Arabidopsis receptor kinase STRUBBELIG undergoes clathrin-dependent endocytosis. J. Exp. Bot. 70:3881-3894.

Philipp Cyprys, Maria Lindemeier, and Stefanie Sprunck (2019). Gamete fusion is facilitated by two sperm cell-expressed DUF679 membrane proteins. Nature Plants 5, 253–257.

Leonardo Furci, Ritushree Jain, Joost Stassen, Oliver Berkowitz, James Whelan, David Roquis, Victoire Baillet, Vincent Colot, Frank Johannes and Jurriaan Ton (2019). Identification and characterisation of hypomethylated DNA loci controlling quantitative resistance in Arabidopsis. eLIFE 8, e40655.

Karina van der Linde and Virginia Walbot (2019). Chapter Ten - Pre-meiotic anther development. Curr. Top. Dev. Biol. 131, 239-256


Isabell-C. Fiedler, Arne Weiberg, and Karina van der Linde (2018). Guidelines for using Ustilago maydis as a Trojan horse for in situ delivery of maize proteins. Journal of Visualized Experiments 144: e58746.

Raksha Ravikumar, Nils Kalbfuß, Delphine Gendre, Alexander Steiner, Melina Altmann, Stefan Altmann, Katarzyna Rybak, Holger Edelmann, Friederike Stephan, Marko Lampe, Eva Facher, Gerhard Wanner, Pascal Falter-Braun, Rishikesh P. Bhalero, and Farhah F. Assaad (2018). Independent yet overlapping pathways ensure the robustness and responiveness of trans-Golgi network functions in Arabidopsis. Development 145, dev169201.

Ajeet Chaudhary, Jin Gao, and Kay Schneitz (2018). Genetic control of ovule development. Reference Module in Life Sciences doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-809633-8.20737-1.

Rik Kooke, Lionel Morgado, Frank F.M. Becker, Henriette van Eekelen, Rashmi Hazarika, Qunfeng F. Zhan, Ric C.H. de Vos, Frank Johannes and Joost J.B. Keurentjes (2018). Epigenetic mapping of the Arabidopsis metabolome reveals mediators of the epigenotype-phenotype map. Genome Res. (in press).

Timo Höwing, Marcel Dann, Benedikt Müller, Michael Helm, Sebastian Scholz, Kay Schneitz, Ulrich Z. Hammes, and Christine Gietl (2018). The role of KDEL-tailed cysteine endopeptidases of Arabidopsis (AtCEP2 and AtCEP1) in root development. PLoS One 13, e0209407.

Karina van der Linde, Rachel L. Egger, Ljudmilla Timofejeva, Virginia Walbot (2018). Application of the pathogen Trojan horse approach in maize (Zea mays). Plant Signaling and Behavior 13, 12 e154757.

Viktoriya Avramova, Adel Meziane, Eva Bauer, Sonja Blankenagel, Stella Eggels, Sebastian Gresset, Erwin Grill, Claudiu Niculaes, Milena Ouzunova, Brigitte Poppenberger, Thomas Presterl, Wilfried Rozhon, Claude Welcker, Zhenyu Yang, François Tardieu, and Chris-Carolin Schön (2018). Carbon isotope composition, water use efficiency, and drought sensitivity are controlled by a common genomic segment in maize. Theor. Appl. Genet. 1, 53-63.

Melina Altmann, Stefan Altmann, Claudia Falter, and Pascal Falter-Braun (2018). High-Quality Yeast-2-Hybrid Interaction Network Mapping. Curr Protoc Plant Biol e20067, doi: 10.1002/cppb.20067.

Jennifer Böhm, Maxim Messerer, Heike M. Müller, Joachim Scholz-Starke, Antonella Gradogna, Sönke Scherzer, Tobias Maierhofer, Nadia Bazihizina, Heng Zhang, Christian Stigloher, Peter Ache, Khaled A. S. Al-Rasheid, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Sergey Shabala, Armando Carpaneto, Georg Haberer, Jian-Kang Zhu, and Rainer Hedrich (2018). Understanding the Molecular Basis of Salt Sequestration in Epidermal Bladder Cells of Chenopodium quinoa. Curr. Biol. 28, 3075-3085.e3077.

Maxim Messerer, Daniel Lang, and Klaus F. X. Mayer. (2018). Analysis of stress resistance using next generation techniques. Agronomy 8, 130.

Sonja Blankenagel, Zhenyu Yang, Viktoriya Avramova, Chris-Carolin Schön, and Erwin Grill (2018). Generating Plants with Improved Water Use Efficiency. Agronomy 8, 194-207.

Tomoaki Nishiyama, Hidetoshi Sakayama, Jan de Vries, Henrik Buschmann, Denis Saint-Marcoux, Kristian K. Ullrich, Fabian B. Haas, Lisa Vanderstraeten, Dirk Becker, Daniel Lang, Stanislav Vosolsobe, Stephane Rombauts, Per K. I. Wilhelmsson, Philipp Janitza, Ramona Kern, Alexander Heyl, Florian Rümpler, Luz Irina A. Calderón Villalobos, John M. Clay, Roman Skokan, Atsushi Toyoda, Yutaka Suzuki, Hiroshi Kagoshima, Elio  Schijlen, Navindra Tajeshwar, Bruno Catarino, Alexander J. Hetherington,  Assia Saltykova, Clemence Bonnot, Holger Breuninger, Aikaterini Symeonidi, Guru V. Radhakrishnan, Filip Van Nieuwerburgh, Dieter Deforce, Caren Chang, Kenneth G. Karol, Rainer Hedrich, Peter Ulvskov, Gernot Glöckner, Charles F. Delwiche, Jan Petrášek, Yves Van de Peer, Jiri Friml, Mary Beilby, Liam Dolan, Yuji Kohara, Sumio Sugano, Asao Fujiyama, , Pierre-Marc Delaux, Marcel Quint, Günter Theißen, Martin Hagemann, Jesper Harholt, Christophe Dunand, Sabine Zachgo, Jane Langdale, Florian Maumus, Dominique Van Der Straeten, Sven B. Gould, and Stefan A. Rensing (2018). The Chara genome: Secondary complexity and implications for plant terrestrialization. Cell 174, 448-464.e424.

Maximilian Griesmann, Yue Chang, Xin Liu, Yue Song, Georg Haberer, Matthew B. Crook, Benjamin Billault-Penneteau, Dominique Lauressergues, , Jean Keller, Leandro Imanishi, Yuda Purwana Roswanjaya,  Wouter Kohlen, Petar Pujic, Kai Battenberg,  Nicole Alloisio, Yuhu Liang, Henk Hilhorst, Marco G. Salgado, Valerie Hocher, Hassen Gherbi, Sergio Svistoonoff, Jeff J. Doyle, Shixu He, Yan Xu, Shanyun Xu, Jing Qu, Qiang Gao, Xiaodong Fang, Yuan Fu, Philippe Normand, Alison M. Berry, Luis G.Wall, Jean-Michel Ané, Katharina Pawlowski, Xun Xu, Huanming Yang, Manuel Spannagl, , Klaus F. X. Mayer, Gane Ka-Shu Wong, Martin Parniske,  Pierre-Marc Delaux, and Shifeng Cheng. (2018). Phylogenomics reveals multiple losses of nitrogen-fixing root nodule symbiosis. Science 361, eaat1743.

Miriam Lenk, Marion Wenig, Felicitas Mengel, Finni Haußler, and A. Corina Vlot (2018). Arabidopsis thaliana Immunity-Related Compounds Modulate Disease Susceptibility in Barley. Agronomy 8, 142-158.

Pablo Albertos, Konstantin Wagner, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2018). Cold stress signaling in female reproductive tissues. Plant Cell Environ 42, 846-853.

Kathrin Lauss, Rene Wardenaar, Rurika Oka, Marieke H.A. van Hulten, Victor Guryev, Joost J.B. Keurentjes, Maike Stam, and Frank Johannes (2018). Parental DNA methylation states are associated with heterosis in epigenetic hybrids. Plant Physiol. 176, 1627-1645.

Frank Johannes, and Robert J. Schmitz (2018). Spontaneous epimutations in plants. New Phytol. [Epub ahead of print].

Carlos Agius, Sabine von Tucher, Brigitte Poppenberger, and Wilfried Rozhon (2018). Quantification of Glutamate and Aspartate by Ultra-High Performance Liquid Chromatography. Molecules 23, 1389-1404.

Carlos Agius, Sabine von Tucher, Brigitte Poppenberger, and Wilfried Rozhon (2018). Quantification of sugars and organic acids in tomato fruits. MethodsX 5, 537-550.

Claudiu Niculaes, Aleksej Abramov, Laura Hannemann, and Monika Frey (2018). Plant Protection by Benzoxazinoids—Recent Insights into Biosynthesis and Function. Agronomy 8, 143-167.

Vera Schnepf, A. Corina Vlot, Karl Kugler, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2018). Barley susceptibility factor RACB modulates transcript levels of signalling protein genes in compatible interaction with Blumeria graminis f.sp. hordei. Mol. Plant Pathol. 19, 393-404.

Stefanie Ranf (2018). Pattern Recognition Receptors—Versatile Genetic Tools for Engineering Broad-Spectrum Disease Resistance in Crops. Agronomy 8, 134-147.

Alexander Kutschera, and Stefanie Ranf (2018). The multifaceted functions of lipopolysaccharide in plant-bacteria interactions. Biochimie 159, 93-98.

Corinna Dawid, and Karina Hille (2018). Functional metabolomics—a useful tool to characterize stress-induced metabolome alterations opening new avenues towards tailoring food crop quality. Agronomy 8, 138-155.

Stella Eggels, Viktoriya Avramova, Chris-Carolin Schön, Brigitte Poppenberger, and Wilfried Rozhon (2018). Assay for abscisic acid 8'-hydroxylase activity of cloned plant cytochrome P450 oxidases in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Anal. Biochem. 553, 24-27.

Stefan Engelhardt, , Remco Stam, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2018). Good Riddance? Breaking Disease Susceptibility in the Era of New Breeding Technologies. Agronomy 8, 114-130.

Rammyani Bagchi, Charles W Melnyk, Gideon Christ, Martin Winkler, Kerstin Kirchsteiner, Mohammad Salehin, Julia Mergner, Michael Niemeyer, Claus Schwechheimer, Luz Irina A Calderón Villalobos, and Mark Estelle (2017). The Arabidopsis ALF4 protein is a regulator of SCF E3 ligases. EMBO J. 37, 255-268.

Mathias Nottensteiner, Bernd Zechmann, Christopher McCollum, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2018). A Barley powdery mildew fungus non-autonomous retrotransposon encodes a peptide that supports penetration success on barley. J. Exp. Bot. 69, 3745-3758.

Kamila Kalinowska, and Erika Isono (2018). All roads lead to the vacuole - autophagic transport as part of the endomembrane trafficking network in plants. J. Exp. Bot. 69, 1313-1324.

Claus Schwechheimer (2018). NEDD8 - its role in the regulation of Cullin-RING ligases. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 45, 112-119.

Petra Marhava, Alkistis E. Lanassa Bassukas, Melina Zourelidou, Martina Kolb, B. Moret, Astrid Fastner, Waltraud X. Schulze, P. Cattaneo, Ulrich Z. Hammes, Claus Schwechheimer, and Christian S. Hardtke (2018). A molecular rheostat adjusts auxin flux to promote root protophloem differentiation. Nature 558, 297-300.

Luisa Lanfranco, Valentina Fiorilli, and Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Partner communication and role of nutrients in the arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis. New Phytol. 220, 1031-1046.

Andreas Keymer, and Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Cross kingdom lipid transfer in arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis and beyond. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 44, 137-144.

Junyi Chen, Kamila Kalinowska, Benedikt Müller, Julia Mergner, Rainer Deutzmann, Claus Schwechheimer, Ulrich Z. Hammes, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2018). DiSUMO-LIKE Interacts with RNA-Binding Proteins and Affects Cell-Cycle Progression during Maize Embryogenesis. Curr. Biol. 28, 1548-1560.

Andreas Keymer, Claudia Huber, Wolfgang Eisenreich and Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Tracking lipid transfer by fatty acid isotopolog profiling from host plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi. Bio-Protocol 8, 7.

Mathias Brands, Vera Wewer, Andreas Keymer, Caroline Gutjahr, and Peter Dörmann (2018). The Lotus japonicus acyl-acyl carrier protein thioesterase FatM is required for mycorrhiza formation and lipid accumulation of Rhizophagus irregularisPlant J. 95, 219-232. 

Ines C.R. Barbosa, Ulrich Z. Hammes, and Claus Schwechheimer (2018). Activation and Polarity Control of PIN-FORMED Auxin Transporters by Phosphorylation. Trends Plant Sci. 23, 523-538.

Olga Kirioukhova, Jubin N. Shah, Danaé S. Larsen, Muhammad Tayyab, Nora E. Mueller, Gaetha Govind, Célia Baroux, Michael Federer, Jacqueline Gheyselinck, Philippa J. Barrell, Hong Ma,  Stefanie Sprunck, Bruno Huettel, Helen Wallace, Ueli Grossniklaus, Amal J. Johnston (2018).  Aberrant imprinting may underlie evolution of parthenogenesis. Rep. 8,

Julia Karmann, Benedikt Müller and Ulrich Z. Hammes (2018). The long and winding road: transport pathways for amino acids in Arabidopsis seeds. Plant Reprod 31, 253-261.

Priya Pimprikar, and Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Transcriptional regulation of arbuscular mycorrhiza development.  Plant Cell Physiol. 59, 673-690.

Mechthild Tegeder, and Ulrich Z Hammes (2018). The way out and in: phloem loading and unloading of amino acids. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 43, 16-21.


Stefanie V Tischer, Christian Wunschel, Michael Papacek, Karin Kleigrewe, Thomas Hofmann, Alexander Christmann, Erwin Grill (2017). Combinatorial interaction network of abscisic acid receptors and coreceptors from Arabidopsis thaliana. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 114, 10280-10285

Zengxiang Ge, Tabata Bergonci, Yuling Zhao, Yanjiao Zou, Shuo Du, Ming-Che Liu, Xingju Luo, Hao Ruan, Liliana E. García-Valencia, Sheng Zhong, Saiying Hou, Qingpei Huang, Luhua Lai, Daniel S. Moura, Hongya Gu, Juan Dong, Hen-Ming Wu, Thomas Dresselhaus, Junyu Xiao, Alice Y. Cheung, and Li-Jia Qu (2017). Arabidopsis pollen tube integrity and sperm release are regulated by RALF-mediated signaling. Science 358, 1596–1600.

Daniel Lang, Kristian K. Ullrich, Florent Murat, Jörg Fuchs, Jerry Jenkins, Fabian B. Haas, Mathieu Piednoel,  Heidrun Gundlach, Michiel Van Bel, Rabea Meyberg, Cristina Vives, Jordi Morata, Aikaterini Symeonidi, Manuel Hiss, Wellington Muchero, Yasuko Kamisugi, Omar Saleh, Guillaume Blanc, Eva L. Decker, Nico Gessel, Jane Grimwood, Richard D. Hayes, Sean W. Graham, Lee E. Gunter, Stuart F. McDaniel, , Sebastian N. W. Hoernstein,  , Anders  Larsson, Fay-Wei Li, Pierre-François Perroud, Jeremy Phillips, Priya Ranjan, Daniel S. Rokshar, Carl J.  Rothfels, Lucas Schneider, Shengqiang Shu, Dennis W. Stevenson, Fritz Thümmler, Michael Tillich, Juan C. Villarreal Aguilar, Thomas Widiez, Gane Ka-Shu Wong, Ann Wymore, Yong Zhang, Andreas D. Zimmer, Ralph S. Quatrano, Klaus F. X. Mayer, David Goodstein, Josep M. Casacuberta, Klaas Vandepoele,  Ralf Reski, Andrew C. Cuming, Gerald A. Tuskan, Florian Maumus, Jérome Salse, Jeremy Schmutz, and Stefan A. Rensing (2017). The Physcomitrella patens chromosome-scale assembly reveals moss genome structure and evolution. The Plant Journal 93, 515-533.

Jun Zhang, Qingpei Huang, Sheng Zhong, Andrea Bleckmann, Jiaying Huang, Xinyang Guo, Qing Lin, Hongya Gu, Juan Dong, Thomas Dresselhaus, and Li-Jia Qu (2017). Sperm cells are passive cargo of the pollen tube in plant fertilization. Nature Plants 3, 17079.

Prasad Vaddepalli, Lynette Fulton, Jennifer Wieland, Katrin Wassmer, Milena Schaeffer, Stefanie Ranf, and Kay Schneitz (2017). The cell wall-localized atypical Beta-1,3 glucanase ZERZAUST controls tissue morphogenesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 144, 2259–2269.

Ourania Lantzouni, Carina Klermund, and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). Largely additive effects of gibberellin and strigolactone on gene expression in Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings. Plant J. 92, 924-938.

Junyi Chen, Nicholas Strieder, Nadia G. Krohn, Philipp Cyprys, Stefanie Sprunck, Julia C. Engelmann, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2017). Zygotic Genome Activation Occurs Shortly after Fertilization in Maize. The Plant Cell 29, 2106-2125.

Stefanie Ranf (2017). Sensing of molecular patterns through cell surface immune receptors. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 38, 68-77.

Katrin Franz-Oberdorf, Andreas Langer, Ralf Strasser, Erika Isono, Quirin L. Ranftl, Christian Wunschel, and Wilfried Schwab (2017). Physical interaction between the strawberry allergen Fra a 1 and an associated partner FaAP: Interaction of Fra a 1 proteins and FaAP. Proteins 85,1891-1901.

Ulrich Lutz, and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). A set of Columbia-0-specific single nucleotide polymorphism markers for the genetics analysis of natural variation in Arabidopsis thaliana. bioRxiv

Thomas Ott (2017). Membrane nanodomains and microdomains in plant–microbe interactions. Curr. Opin.  Plant Biol.  40, 82-88.

Benjamin Weller, Melina Zourelidou, Lena Frank, Inês C. R. Barbosa, Astrid Fastner, Sandra Richter, Gerd Jürgens, Ulrich Z. Hammes and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). Dynamic PIN-FORMED auxin efflux carrier phosphorylation at the plasma membrane controls auxin efflux-dependent growth. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A.  887-896

Timo Höwing,  Marcel Dann, Caroline Hoefle, Ralph Hückelhoven and Christine Gietl (2017). Involvement of Arabidopsis thaliana endoplasmic reticulum KDEL-tailed cysteine endopeptidase 1 (AtCEP1) in powdery mildew-induced and AtCPR5-controlled cell death. PLoS One 12, e0183870.

Erika Isono, and Kamila Kalinowska (2017). ESCRT-dependent degradation of ubiquitylated plasma membrane proteins in plants. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 40, 49-55.

Yanhua Ge, Fenglian Yan, Melina Zourelidou, Meiling Wang, Karin Ljung, Astrid Fastner, Ulrich Z. Hammes, Martin di Donato, Markus Geisler, Claus Schwechheimer, and Yi Tao (2017). SHADE AVOIDANCE 4 is Required for Proper Auxin Distribution in the Hypocotyl. Plant Physiol. 173, 788-800.

Marie-Kristin Nagel, Kamila Kalinowska, Karin Vogel, Gregory D. Reynolds, Zhixiang Wu, Franziska Anzenberger, Mie Ichikawa, Chie Tsutsumi, Masa H. Sato, Bernhard Kuster, Sebastian Y. Bednarek, and Erika Isono (2017). Arabidopsis SH3P2 is an ubiquitin-binding protein that functions together with ESCRT-I and the deubiquitylating enzyme AMSH3. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 114, E7191-E7204.

Andreas Keymer, Priya Pimprikar, Vera Wewer, Claudia Huber, Mathias Brands, Simone L. Bucerius, Pierre-Marc Delaux, Verena Klingl , Edda von Röpenack-Lahaye, Trevor L. Wang, Wolfgang Eisenreich, Peter Dörmann, Martin Parniske, and Caroline Gutjahr (2017). Lipid transfer from plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi. eLife 6, e29107.

Marlies Riedlmeier, Andrea Ghirardo, Marion Wenig, Claudia Knappe, Kerstin Koch, Elisabeth Georgii, Sanjukta Dey, Jane E. Parker, Joerg-Peter Schnitzler and Corina Vlot (2017). Monoterpenes support systemic acquired resistance within and between plants. The Plant Cell 29, 1440-1459.

Ulrich Lutz, Thomas Nussbaumer, Manuel Spannagl, Julia Diener, Klaus FX Mayer and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). Natural haplotypes of FLM non-coding sequences fine-tune flowering time in ambient spring temperatures in Arabidopsis. eLife. 6, e22114.

Simon J. Unterholzner, Wilfried Rozhon, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2017). Analysis of In Vitro DNA Interactions of Brassinosteroid-Controlled Transcription Factors Using Electrophoretic Mobility Shift Assay. Methods Mol. Biol. 1564, 133-144.

Christoph A. Bücherl, Iris Katharina Jarsch, Christian Schudoma, Cécile Segonzac, Malick Mbengue, Silke Robatzek, Daniel MacLean, Thomas Ott, and Cyril Zipfel (2017). Plant immune and growth receptors share common signalling components but localise to distinct plasma membrane nanodomains. eLIFE  6, e25114.

Liang-Zi Zhou, Martina Juranic, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2017). Germline development and fertilization mechanisms in maize. Molecular Plant 10, 389–401.

Antoni Garcia-Molina, Melina Altmann, Angela Alkofer, Petra M. Epple, Jeffery L. Dangl, and Pascal Falter-Braun (2017). LSU network hubs integrate abiotic and biotic stress responses via interaction with the superoxide dismutase FSD2. J. Exp. Bot.  68, 1185-1197.

Julia Mergner, Bernhard Kuster, and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). DENEDDYLASE1 counters automodification of neddylating enzymes to maintain NEDD8 homeostasis in Arabidopsis. J. Biol. Chem. 292, 3854-3865.

Francesca Resentini, Philipp Cyprys, Joshua G. Steffen, Svenja Alter, Piero Morandini, Chiara Mizzotti, Alan Lloyd, Gary N. Drews, Thomas Dresselhaus, Lucia Colombo, Stefanie Sprunck, and Simona Masiero (2017). SUPPRESSOR OF FRIGIDA (SUF4) supports gamete fusion via regulating Arabidopsis EC1 gene expression. Plant Physiol. 173, 155-166.


Niklas Schandry, Orlando de Lange, Philippe Prior, and Thomas Lahaye (2016). TALE-Like Effectors Are an Ancestral Feature of the Ralstonia solanacearum Species Complex and Converge in DNA Targeting Specificity. Front Plant Sci. 7, 1225-1241.

Ralph Hückelhoven and Anna Seidl  (2016) PAMP-triggered immune responses in barley and susceptibility to powdery mildew. Plant Signaling & Behavior 11, e1197465.

Fabian Trempel, Hiroyuki Kajiura, Stefanie Ranf, Julia Grimmer, Lore Westphal, Cyril Zipfel, Dierk Scheel, Kazuhito Fujiyama, and Justin Lee (2016). Altered glycosylation of exported proteins, including surface immune receptors, compromises calcium and downstream signaling responses to microbe-associated molecular patterns in Arabidopsis thaliana. BMC Plant Biol 16, 31.

Stefanie Ranf (2016). Immune Sensing of Lipopolysaccharide in Plants and Animals: Same but Different. PLoS Path. 12, e1005596.

Stefanie Ranf, Dierk Scheel, and Justin Lee (2016). Challenges in the identification of microbe-associated molecular patterns in plant and animal innate immunity: a case study with bacterial lipopolysaccharide. Mol. Plant Pathol. 17, 1165-1169.   

Marina Eremina, Wilfried Rozhon, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2016). Hormonal control of cold stress responses in plants. Cellullar and Molecular Life Sciences 73, 797-810.

Simon J. Unterholzner, Wilfried Rozhon, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2016). Reply: Interaction between Brassinosteroids and Gibberellins: Synthesis or Signaling? In Arabidopsis, Both! The Plant Cell 28, 836–839.

Marina Eremina, Simon J. Unterholzner, Ajith I. Rathnayake, Marcos Castellanos, Mamoona Khana, Karl G. Kugler, Sean T. May, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Wilfried Rozhon, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2016). Brassinosteroids participate in the control of basal and acquired freezing tolerance of plant. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 113, E5982.

Yingnan Hou, Xinyang Guo, Philipp Cyprys, Ying Zhang, Andrea Bleckmann, Le Cai, Qingpei Huang, Yu Luo, Hongya Gu, Thomas Dresselhaus, Juan Dong, and Li-Jia Qu (2016). Maternal ENODLs are required for pollen tube reception in Arabidopsis. Curr. Biol. 26, 2343-2350.

Liang-zi Zhou, Timo Höwing, Benedikt Müller, Ulrich Z. Hammes, Christine Gietl, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2016). Expression analysis of KDEL-Cys-EPs, programmed cell death markers during reproduction in Arabidopsis. Plant Reproduction 29, 265-272.

Anna N. Hofstad, Thomas Nussbaumer, Eduard Akhunov, Sanghyun Shin, Karl G. Kugler, H. Corby Kistler, Klaus F.X. Mayer, and Gary J. Muehlbauer (2016). Examining the Transcriptional Response in Wheat Fhb1 Near-Isogenic Lines to Fusarium graminearum Infection and Deoxynivalenol Treatment. Plant Genome 9, 1-15.

Thomas Dresselhaus, Stefanie Sprunck, and Gary M. Wessel (2016). Fertilization mechanisms in flowering plants. Curr. Biol. 26, R125-R139.

Susanne Bircheneder, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2016). Why cellular communication during plant reproduction is particularly mediated by CRP signalling. J. Exp. Bot. 67, 4849-4861.

Zhenyu Yang, Jinghui Liu, Stefanie V. Tischer, Alexander Christmann, Wilhelm Windisch, Hans Schnyder, and Erwin Grill (2016). Leveraging abscisic acid receptors for efficient water use in Arabidopsis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 113, 6791–6796.

Björn Scheler, Vera Schnepf, Carolina Galgenmüller, Stefanie Ranf, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2016). Barley disease susceptibility factor RACB acts in epidermal cell polarity and nucleus positioning. J. Exp. Bot. 67, 3263-3275.

Michaël Quentin, Isabelle Baurès, Caroline Hoefle, Marie-Cécile Caillaud, Valérie Allasia, Franck Panabières,  Pierre Abad, Ralph Hückelhoven, Harald Keller, and Bruno Favery (2016). The Arabidopsis microtubule-associated protein MAP65-3 supports infection by filamentous biotrophic pathogens by down-regulating salicylic acid-dependent defenses. J Exp Bot. 67, 1731-1743.

Priya Pimprikar, Samy Carbonnel, Michael Paries, Katja Katzer, Verena Klingl, Monica J. Bohmer, Leonard Karl, Daniel S. Floss, Maria J. Harrison, Martin Parniske, and Caroline Gutjahr (2016). A CCaMK-CYCLOPS-DELLA complex activates transcription of RAM1 to regulate arbuscule branching. Curr. Biol. 26, 987-998.

Junshi Yazaki, Mary Galli, Alice Y. Kim, Kazumasa Nito, Fernando Aleman, Katherine N. Chang, Anne-Ruxandra Carvunis, Rosa Quan, Hien Nguyen, Liang Song, José M. Alvarez, Shao-shan Carol Huang, Huaming Chen, Niroshan Ramachandran, Stefan Altmann, Rodrigo A. Gutiérrez, David E. Hill, Julian I. Schroeder, Joanne Chory, Joshua LaBaer, Marc Vidal, Pascal Braun, and Joseph R. Ecker (2016). Mapping Transcription Factor Interactome Networks Using Halotag Protein Arrays. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 113, E4238-E4247.

Manuel Spannagl, Michael Alaux, Matthias Lange, Daniel M. Bolser, Kai C. Badera, Thomas Letellier, Erik Kimmel, Raphael Flores, Cyril Pommier, Arnaud Kerhornou, Brandon Walts, Thomas Nussbaumer, Christoph Grabmuller, Jinbo Chen, Christian Colmsee, Sebastian Beier, Martin Mascher, Thomas Schmutzer, Daniel Arend, Anil Thanki, Ricardo Ramirez-Gonzalez, Martin Ayling, Sarah Ayling, Mario Caccamo, Klaus F.X. Mayer, Uwe Scholz, Delphine Steinbach, Hadi Quesneville, and Paul J. Kersey (2016). Transplant Resources for Triticeae Genomic Data. Plant Genome. 9, 1-13.

Tina Reiner, Caroline Hoefle, and Ralph  Hückelhoven  (2016). A barley SKP1-like protein controls abundance of the susceptibility factor RACB and influences the interaction of barley with the barley powdery mildew fungus. Mol. Plant Pathol. 17, 184-195.


Caroline Gutjahr, Enrico Gobbato, Jeongmin Choi, Michael Riemann, Matthew G. Johnston, William Summers, Samy Carbonnel, Catherine Mansfield, Shu-Yi Yang, Marina Nadal, Ivan Acosta, Makoto Takano, Wen-Biao Jiao, Korbinian Schneeberger, Krystyna A. Kelly, and Uta Paszkowski (2015). Rice perception of symbiotic arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi requires the karrikin receptor complex. Science 350, 1521-1524.

Thomas Nussbaumer, Benedikt Warth, Sapna Sharma, Christian Ametz, Christoph Bueschl, Alexandra Parich, Matthias Pfeifer, Gerald Siegwart, Barbara Steiner, Marc Lemmens, Rainer Schuhmacher, Hermann Buerstmayr, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Karl G. Kugler, and Wolfgang Schweiger (2015). Joint Transcriptomic and Metabolomic Analyses Reveal Changes in the Primary Metabolism and Imbalances in the Subgenome Orchestration in the Bread Wheat Molecular Response to Fusarium graminearum. G3 5, 2579-2592.

Ulrich Lutz, David Posé, Matthias Pfeifer, Heidrun Gundlach, Jörg Hagmann, Congmao Wang, Detlef Weigel, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Markus Schmid, and Claus Schwechheimer (2015). Modulation of Ambient Temperature-Dependent Flowering in Arabidopsis thaliana by Natural Variation of FLOWERING LOCUS M. Plos Genet. 11, e1005588.

Benedikt Müller, Astrid Fastner, Julia Karmann, Verena Mansch, Thomas Hoffmann, Wilfried Schwab, Marianne Suter-Grotemeyer, Doris Rentsch, Elisabeth Truernit, Friederike Ladwig, Andrea Bleckmann, Thomas Dresselhaus, and Ulrich Z. Hammes (2015). Amino Acid Export in Developing Arabidopsis Seeds Depends on UmamiT Facilitators. Curr. Biol.   25, 3126-3131.

Stefanie Ranf, Nicolas Gisch, Milena Schäffer, Tina Illig, Lore Westphal, Yuriy A Knirel, Patricia M Sánchez-Carballo, Ulrich Zähringer, Ralph Hückelhoven, Justin Lee, and Dierk Scheel (2015). A lectn S-domain receptor kinase mediates lipopolysaccharide sensing in Arabisopsis thaliana. Nat. Immunol. 16, 426–433.

Frank Vogler, and Stefanie Sprunck (2015). F-actin forms mobile and unwinding ring-shaped structures in germinating Arabidopsis pollen expressing Lifeact. Plant Signaling & Behavior 10, e1075684.

Tina Reiner, Caroline Hoefle, Christina Huesmann, Dalma Ménesi, Attila Fehér, Ralph Hückelhoven  (2015). The Arabidopsis ROP-activated receptor-like cytoplasmic kinase RLCK VI_A3 is involved in control of basal resistance to powdery mildew and trichome branching. Plant Cell Rep. 34, 457-468.

Kamila Kalinowska, Marie-Kristin Nagel, Kaija Goodman, Laura Cuyas, Franziska Anzenberger, Angela Alkofer, Javier Paz-Ares, Pascal Braun, Vicente Rubio, Marisa S. Otegui and Erika Isono (2015). Arabidopsis ALIX is required for the endosomal localization of the deubiquitinating enzyme AMSH3. Proc Natl Acad Sci U. S. A. 2015 Aug 31. pii: 201510516. [Epub ahead of print]

Sanjukta Dey, and A. Corina Vlot (2015). Ethylene responsive factors in the orchestration of stress responses in monocotyledonous plants. Front. Plant Sci. 6.

Simon J. Unterholzner, Wilfried Rozhon, Michael Papacek, Jennifer Ciomas, Theo Lange, Karl G. Kugler, Klaus F. Mayer, Tobias Sieberer, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2015). Brassinosteroids are master regulators of gibberellin biosynthesis in Arabidopsis. The Plant Cell 27, 2261-2272.

Qingpei Huang, Thomas Dresselhaus, Hongya Gu, and Li-Jia Qu (2015). Active role of small peptides in Arabidopsis reproduction: Exoression evidence. Journal of integrative plant biology 57, 518-521.

Li-Jia Qu, Ling Li, Zijun Lan, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2015). Peptide signalling during the pollen tube journey and double ferilization. J. Exp. Bot. 66, 5139-5150.

Mayada Woriedh, Rainer Merkl, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2015). Maize EMBRYO SAC family peptides interact differentially with pollen tubes and fungal cells. J. Exp. Bot. 66, 5205-5216.

Svenja Alter, Kai C. Bader, Manuel Spannagl, Yu Wang, Eva Bauer, Chris-Carolin Schön, and Klaus F.X. Mayer (2015). DroughtDB: an expert-curated compilation of plant drought stress genes and their homologs in nine species. Database 2015, bav046-bav046.

Linlin Zheng, Michael D. McMullen, Eva Bauer, Chris-Carolin Schön, Alfons Gierl, and Monika Frey (2015). Prolonged expression of the BX1 signature enzyme is associated with a recombination hotspot in the benzoxazinoid gene cluster in Zea mays. J. Exp. Bot. 66, 3917-3930.

Frank Vogler, Sebastian S. A. Konrad, and Stefanie Sprunck (2015). Knockin`on pollen´s door: live cell imaging of early polarization events in germinating Arabidopsis pollen. Front. Plant Sci. 6.

Cornelia Kolb, Marie-Kristin Nagel, Kamila Kalinowska, Jörg Hagmann, Mie Ichikawa, Franziska Anzenberger, Angela Alkofer, Masa H. Sato, Pascal Braun, and Erika Isono (2015). FYVE1 is essential for vacuole biogenesis and intracellular trafficking in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol.  167, 1361-1373.

Prasad Vaddepalli, Sebastian Scholz, and Kay Schneitz (2015). Pattern formation during early floral development. Curr. Opin. Genet. Dev. 32, 16-23.


Fini Wittek, Basem Kanawati, Marion Wenig, Thomas Hoffmann Katrin Franz-Oberdorf, Wilfried Schwab, Philippe Schmitt-Kopplin, and A. Corina Vlot (2014). Folic acid induces salicylic acid-dependent immunity in Arabidopsis and enhances susceptibility to Alternaria brassicicola. Mol. Plant Pathol. 16, 616-622.

Sanjukta Dey , Marion Wenig, Gregor Langen, Sapna Sharma, Karl Kugler, Claudia Knappe, Bettina Hause, Marlies Bichlmeier, Valiollah Babaeizad, Jafargholi Imani, Ingar Janzik, Thomas Stempfl, Ralph Hückelhoven, Karl-Heinz Kogel, Klaus F. X.Mayer,  and A. Corina Vlot (2014). Bacteria-triggered systemic immunity in barley is not a canonical systemic acquired resistance but is associated with WRKY and ETHYLENE RESPONSIVE FACTORs. Plant Physiol. 166, 2133-2151.

Sophie Hok, Valérie Allasia, Emilie Andrio, Elodie Naessens, Elsa Ribes, Franck Panabières, Agnès Attard, Nicolas Ris, Mathilde Clément, Xavier Barlet, Yves Marco, Erwin Grill, Ruth Eichmann, Corina Weis, Ralph Hückelhoven, Alexandra Ammon, Jutta Ludwig-Müller, Lars M. Voll, and Harald Keller (2014). The receptor kinase IMPAIRED OOMYCETE SUSCEPTIBILITY 1 attenuates abscisic acid responses in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol. 166, 1506-1518.

Ralph Hückelhoven (2014). The effective papilla hypothesis. New Phytol. 204, 438–440.

Thomas Nussbaumer, Karl G. Kugler, Wolfgang Schweiger, Kai C. Bader, Heidrun Gundlach, Manuel Spannagl, Naser Poursarebani, Matthias Pfeifer, and Klaus F. X. Mayer (2014a). chromoWIZ: a web tool to query and visualize chromosome-anchored genes from cereal and model genomes. BMC Plant Biol. 14, 348.

Prasad Vaddepalli, Anja Herrmann, Lynette Fulton, Maxi Oelschner, Stefan Hillmer, Thomas F. Stratil, Astrid Fastner, Ulrich Z. Hammes, Thomas Ott, David G. Robinson, and Kay Schneitz (2014). The C2-domain protein QUIRKY and the receptor-like kinase STRUBBELIG localize to plasmodesmata and mediate tissue morphogenesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 114, 4139-4148.

Thomas Dresselhaus, and Kay Schneitz (2014). The role of auxin for reproductive organ patterning and development. In Eva Zažímalová, Jan Petrasek and Eva Benková (eds) Auxin and Its Role in Plant Development, pp. 213-243.

Ralf Weßling, Petra Epple, Stefan Altmann, Yijian He, Li Yang, Stefan R. Henz, Nathn McDonald, Kristin Wiley, Kai Christian Bader, Christine Gläßer, M. Shahid Mukhtar, Sabine Haigis, Lila Ghamsari, Amber E. Stephens, Joseph R. Ecker, Marc Vidal, Jonathan D.G. Jones, Klaus F.X. Mayer, Emiel Ver Loren van Themaat, Detlef Weigel,  Paul Schulze-Lefert, Jeffery L. Dangl, Ralph Panstruga, and Pascal Braun (2014). Convergent targeting of a common host protein-network by pathogen effectors from three kingdoms of life. Cell Host & Microbe 16, 364-375.

Mammona Khan, Wilfried Rozhon, Simon J. Unterholzner, Tingting Chen, Marina Eremina, Bernhardt Wurzinger, Andreas Bachmair, Markus Teige, Tobias Sieberer, Erika Isono, and Brigitte Poppenberger (2014). Interplay between phosphorylation and SUMOylation events determines CESTA protein fate in brassinosteroid signalling. Nature Communications 5, 1-10.

Macarena Marín, and Thomas Ott (2014). Intrinsic disorder in plants, plant immunity and bacterial effectors; Chem. Rev. 114,  6912–6932.

Viktor Demko, Pierre-Franois Perroud, Wenche Johansen, Charles F. Delwiche, Endymion D. Cooper, Pal Remme, Ako Eugene Ako, Karl G. Kugler, Klaus F.X. Mayer, Ralph Quatrano, and Odd-Arne Olsen (2014). Genetic analysis of DEK1 Loop function in three-dimensional body patterning in Physcomitrella patens. Plant Physiol. 903-919.

Philipp Denninger, Andrea Bleckmann, Andreas Lausser, Frank Vogler, Thomas Ott, David W. Ehrhardt, Wolf B. Frommer, Stefanie Sprunck, Thomas Dresselhaus, and Guido Grossmann (2014). Male-female communication triggers calcium signatures during fertilization in Arabidospsis. Nature Communications 5, 1-12.

Andrea Bleckmann, Svenja Alter, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2014). The beginning of a seed: regulatory mechanisms of double fertilization. Front. Plant Sci. 5, 1-12.

Samy Carbonnel, and Caroline Gutjahr (2014). Control of arbuscular mycorrhiza development by nutrient signals. Front. Plant Sci. 5, 1-5.

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Carina Behringer, Emmanouil Bastakis, Quirin Ranftl, Klaus F.X. Mayer, and Claus Schwechheimer (2014). Functional diversification within the family of B-GATA transcription factors through the LLM-domain. Plant Physiol. 166, 293-305.

Stefan Fuchs, Stefanie V. Tischer, Christian Wunschel, Alexander Christmann, and Erwin Grill (2014). Abscisic acid sensor RCAR7/PYL13, specific regulator of protein phosphatase coreceptors. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A 111, 5741-5746.

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Matthias Pfeifer, Karl G. Kugler, Simen R. Sandve, Bujie Zhan, Heidi Rudi, Torgeir R. Hvidsten, International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium, Klaus F. X. Mayer, and Odd-Arne Olsen (2014). Genome interplay in the grain transcriptome of hexaploid bread wheat. Science 345, 1250091/1-7.

Finni Wittek, Thomas Hoffmann, Basem Kanawati, Marlies Bichlmeier, Claudia Knappe, Marion Wenig, Philippe Schmitt-Kopplin, Jane E. Parker, Wilfried Schwab, and A. Corina Vlot (2014). Arabidopsis ENHANCED DISEASE SUSCEPTIBILITY1 promotes systemic acquired resistance via azelaic acid and its precursor 9-oxo nonanoic acid. J. Exp. Bot. 65, 5919-5931.

Melina Zourelidou, Birgit Absmanner, Benjamin Weller, Inês CR Barbosa, Björn C Willige, Astrid Fastner, Verena Streit, Sarah A Port, Jean Colcombet, Sergio de la Fuente van Bentem, Heribert Hirt, Bernhard Kuster, Waltraud X Schulze, Ulrich Z Hammes, and Claus Schwechheimer (2014). Auxin efflux by PIN-FORMED proteins is activated by two different protein kinases, D6 PROTEIN KINASE and PINOID. eLife 3, e02860.

Thomas Nussbaumer, Karl G. Kugler, Kai C. Bader, Sapna Sharma, Michael Seidel, and Klaus F. X. Mayer (2014). RNASeqExpressionBrowser—a web interface to browse and visualize high-throughput expression data. Bioinformatics 30, 2519-2520.

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Heiko H. Breitenbach, Marion Wenig, Finni Wittek, Lucia Jorda, Ana M. Maldonado-Alconada, Hakan Sarioglu, Thomas Colby, Claudia Knappe, Marlies Bichlmeier, Elisabeth Pabst, David Mackey, Jane E. Parker, and A. Corina Vlot (2014). Contrasting roles of apoplastic aspartyl protease AED1 and legume lectin-like protein LLP1 in Arabidopsis systemic acquired resistance. Plant Physiol. 165, 791-809.

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Timo Höwing, Caroline Hoefle, Marie-Kristin Nagel, Erika Isono, Ralph Hückelhoven, and Christine Gietl (2014). Endoplasmic reticulum KDEL-tailed cysteine endopeptidase 1 of Arabidopsis (AtCEP1) is involved in pathogen defense. Front. Plant Sci. 5, 1-11.

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Christian Seutter von Loetzen, Thomas Hoffmann, Maximilian J. Hartl, Kristian Schweimer, Wilfried Schwab, Paul Rösch, and Olivia Hartl-Spiegelhauer (2014). The secret of the major birch pollen allergen Bet v 1 – identification of the physiological ligand. Biochem. J. 457, 379-390.

Corina Weis, Ulrich Hildebrandt, Thomas Hoffmann, Christoph Hemetsberger, Sebastian Pfeilmeier, Constanze König, Wilfried Schwab, Ruth Eichmann, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2014). CYP83A1 is required for metabolic compatibility of Arabidopsis with the adapted powdery mildew fungus Erysiphe cruciferarum. New Phytol. 202, 1310-1319.

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Sebastian S. A. Konrad, Claudia Popp, Thomas F. Stratil, Iris K. Jarsch, Veronika Thallmair, Jessica Folgmann, Macarena Marín, and Thomas Ott (2014). S-acylation anchors Remorin proteins to the plasma membrane but does not primarily determine their localization in membrane micro-domains; New Phytol. 203, 758-769.

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Sebastian Gresset, Peter Westermeier, Svenja Rademacher, Milena Ouzunova, Thomas Presterl, Peter Westhoff, and Chris-Carolin Schön (2014). Stable Carbon Isotope Discrimination Is under Genetic Control in the C4 Species Maize with Several Genomic Regions Influencing Trait Expression. Plant Physiol. 164, 131-143.


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Katrin Franz, Bernadette Eberlein, Stephanie Hücherig, Kathrin Edelmann, Fatma Besbes, Johannes Ring, Ulf Darsow, and Wilfried Schwab (2013). Breeding of hypoallergenic strawberry fruit. Journal of Berry Research 3, 197-201.

Mihaela M. Martis, Ruonan Zhou, Grit Haseneyer, Thomas Schmutzer, Jan Vrána, Marie Kubaláková, Susanne König, Karl G. Kugler, Uwe Scholz, Bernd Hackauf, Viktor Korzun, Chris-Carolin Schön, Jaroslav Doležel, Eva Bauer, Klaus F.X. Mayer, and Nils Stein (2013). Reticulate Evolution of the Rye Genome. Plant Cell 25, 3685-3698.

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Jana Pia Hakenjos, Sarosh Bejai, Quirin Ranftl, Carina Behringer, Anna Corina Vlot, Birgit Absmanner , Ulrich Hammes, Stephanie Heinzlmeir, Bernhard Kuster, and Claus Schwechheimer (2013). ML3 is a NEDD8- and ubiquitin-modified protein. Plant Physiol. 163, 135-149.

Susanne Uebler, Thomas Dresselhaus, and Mihaela L. Márton (2013). Species-specific interaction of EA1 with the maize pollen tube apex. Plant Signaling & Behavior 8, e25682.

Ana Casanal, Ulrich Zander, Cristina Munoz, Florine Dupeux, Irene Luque, Miguel Angel Botella, Wilfried Schwab, Victoriano Valpuesta, and Jose A. Marquez (2013). The Strawberry Pathogenesis-Related 10 (PR-10) Fra a proteins control flavonoid biosynthesis by binding to metabolic intermediates. J. Biol. Chem. 288, 35322-35332.

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Mayada Woriedh, Sebastian Wolf, Mihaela L. Márton, Axel Hinze, Manfred Gahrtz, Dirk Becker, and Thomas Dresselhaus (2013). External application of gametophyte-specific ZmPMEI1 induces pollen tube burst in maize. Plant Reproduction 26, 255-266.

Ludwig Ring, Su-Ying Yeh, Stephanie Hücherig, Thomas Hoffmann, Rosario Blanco-Portales, Mathieu Fouche, Carmen Villatoro, Beatrice Denoyes, Amparo Monfort, José L. Caballero, Juan Munoz-Blanco, Jonathan Gershenson, and Wilfried Schwab (2013). Metabolic interaction between anthoxyanin and lignin biosynthesis is associated with peroxidase FaPRX27 in strawberry fruit. Plant Physiol. 163, 43-60.

Ester Dolze, Fatima Chigri, Timo Höwing, Georg Hierl, Erika Isono, Ute C. Vothknecht, and Christine Gietl (2013). Calmodulin-like protein AtCML3 mediates dimerization of peroxisomal processing protease AtDEG15 and contributes to normal peroxisome metabolism. Plant Mol. Biol. 83, 607-624.

René Richter, Carina Behringer, Melina Zourelidou, and Claus Schwechheimer (2013). Convergence of auxin and gibberellin signaling on the regulation of the GATA transcription factors GNC and GNL in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 110, 13192-13197.

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