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Andreas Keymer, Caroline Gutjahr (2018): Cross kingdom lipid transfer in arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis and beyond. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 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. Current Biology 28, 1–13, May 21, 2018.

Andreas Keymer, Claudia Huber, Wolfgang Eisenreich, Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Tracking lipid transfer by fatty acid isotopolog profiling from host plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi. Bio-protocol 8(7): e2786.

Mathias Brands, Vera Wewer, Andreas Keymer, Caroline Gutjahr, Peter Dörmann (2018). The Lotus japonicus acyl-acyl carrier protein thioesterase FatM is required for mycorrhiza formation and lipid accumulation of Rhizophagus irregularisPlant Journal doi: 10.1111/tpj.13943. 

Ines C.R. Barbosa, Ulrich Z. Hammes and Claus Schwechheimer (2018). Activation and Polarity Control of PIN-FORMED Auxin Transporters by Phosphorylation. Trends in Plant Science. S1360-1385(18)30051-7.

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

Priya Pimprikar and Caroline Gutjahr (2018). Transcriptional regulation of arbuscular mycorrhiza development.  Plant Cell Physiology.

Mechthild Tegeder and Ulrich Z Hammes (2018). The way out and in: phloem loading and unloading of amino acids. Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 43:16-21.


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, Li-Jia Qu (2017). Arabidopsis pollen tube integrity and sperm release are regulated by RALF-mediated signaling. Science 358, 1596–1600 DOI: 10.1126/science.aao3642

Kamila Kalinowska and Erika Isono (2017). All roads lead to the vacuole - autophagic transport as part of the endomembrane trafficking network in plants. Journal of Experimental Botany. Nov. 19 2017 doi:10.1093/jxb/erx395

Jun Zhang, Qingpei Huang, Sheng Zhong, Andrea Bleckmann, Jiaying Huang, Xinyang Guo, Qing Lin, Hongya Gu, Juan Dong, Thomas Dresselhaus, Li-Jia Qu (2017). Sperm cells are passive cargo of the pollen tube in plant fertilization. Nat. Plants 3, 17079 DOI: 10.1038/nplants.2017.79

Rammyani Bagchi, Charles W Melnyk, Gideon Christ, Martin Winkler, Kerstin Kirchsteiner, Mohammad Salehin, Julia Mergner, Michael Niemeyer, Claus Schwechheimer, Luz Irina A Calderón Villalobos, Mark Estelle (2017). The Arabidopsis ALF4 protein is a regulator of SCF E3 ligases. EMBO J. 2017 Dec 12. doi: 10.15252

Kathrin Lauss, Rene Wardenaar, Rurika Oka, Marieke H.A. van Hulten, Victor Guryev, Joost J.B. Keurentjes, Maike Stam, Frank Johannes (2017). Parental DNA methylation states are associated with heterosis in epigenetic hybrids. Plant Physiology. DOI:

Prasad Vaddepalli, Lynette Fulton, Jennifer Wieland, Katrin Wassmer, Milena Schaeffer, Stefanie Ranf, Kay Schneitz (2017). The cell wall-localized atypical Beta-1,3 glucanase ZERZAUST controls tissue morphogenesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 144: 2259–2269. doi:10.1242/dev.152231

Ourania Lantzouni, Carina Klermund, and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). Largely additive effects of gibberellin and strigolactone on gene expression in Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings. The Plant Journal doi: 10.1111/tpj.13729

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. Wiley Online Library. DOI: 10.1002/prot.25343

Thomas Ott (2017). Membrane nanodomains and microdomains in plant–microbe interactions. Current Opinion in Plant Biology

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 One12:e 0183870

Erika Isono and Kamila Kalinowska (2017). ESCRT-dependent degradation of ubiquitylated plasma membrane proteins in plants. Current Opinion in Plant Biology. Volume 40, December 2017, Pages 49-55.

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. PNAS doi: 10.1073/pnas.1710866114

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 DOI: 10.7554/eLife.29107

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. Plant Cell. DOI:

Vera Schnepf, A. Corina Vlot, Karl Kugler, and Ralph Hückelhoven (2017). Barley susceptibility factor RACB modulates transcript levels of signalling protein genes in compatible interaction with Blumeria graminis f.sp. hordei. Mol. Plant Pathol. DOI: 10.1111/mpp.12531

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.

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. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-6813-8_11.

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. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.25114

Liang-Zi Zhou, Martina Juranic and Thomas Dresselhaus (2017). Germline development and fertilization mechanisms in maize. Mol. 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 ( 2017) 68 (5): 1185-1197. DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erw498

Julia Mergner, Bernhard Kuster and Claus Schwechheimer (2017). DENEDDYLASE1 counters automodification of neddylating enzymes to maintain NEDD8 homeostasis in Arabidopsis. JBC. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.767103

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. 2016; 7: 1225. doi:10.3389/fpls.2016.01225

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. PNAS. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1614380114

Ralph Hückelhoven and Anna Seidl  (2016) PAMP-triggered immune responses in barley and susceptibility to powdery mildew. Plant Sign. Behav. 11: e1197465

Fabian Trempel, Hiroyuki Kajiura, Stefanie Ranf, Julia Grimmer, Lore Westphal, Cyril Zipfel, Dierk Scheel, Kazuhito Fujiyama, Justin Lee (2016a). 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 Pathog 12: 

Stefanie Ranf, Dierk Scheel, 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. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12452  

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 (2016). SHADE AVOIDANCE 4 is Required for Proper Auxin Distribution in the Hypocotyl. Plant Physiol. 2016 Nov 21. doi:10.1104/pp.16.01491 [Epub ahead of print]

Marina Eremina,Wilfried Rozhon and Brigitte Poppenberger (2016). Hormonal control of cold stress responses in plants. B. Cell. Mol. Life Sci. 73: 797. doi:10.1007/s00018-015-2089-6

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

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. PNAS doi: 10.1073 E5982–E5991

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 Reprod. 29, 265-272. doi:10.1007/s00497-016-0288-4.

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 doi:10.3835/plantgenome2015.05.0032

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. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erw271.

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. PNAS 6791–6796, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1601954113

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
doi: 10.1093/jxb/erw141

Priya Pimprikar, Samy Carbonnel, Michael Paries, Katja Katzer, Verena Klingl, Monica J. Bohmer, Leonard Karl, Daniel S. Floss, Maria J. Harrison, Martin Parniske, Caroline Gutjahr (2016). A CCaMK-CYCLOPS-DELLA complex activates transcription of RAM1 to regulate arbuscule branching. Current Biology doi:10.1016/j.cub.2016.01.069.

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. 2016 Jun 29. pii: 201603229.

Tina Reiner, Caroline Hoefle, 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. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12271


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 S. 1521-1524. doi:10.1126/science.aac9715

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: GENES, GENOMES, GENETICS. doi: 10.1534/g3.115.021550.

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

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. Current Biology   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, Dierk Scheel (2015). A lectn S-domain receptor kinase mediates lipopolysaccharide sensing in Arabisopsis thaliana. Nature Immunology 16: 426–433 doi:10.1038/ni.3124

Frank Vogler and Stefanie Sprunck (2015). F-actin forms mobile and unwinding ring-shaped structures in germinating Arabidopsis pollen expressing Lifeac. Plant Signaling & Behavior, doi: 10.1080/15592324.2015.1075684

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 (2015). transPLANT Resources for Triticeae Genomic Data. Plant Genome. doi:10.3835/plantgenome2015.06.0038

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. Frontiers in Plant Science doi:10.3389/fpls.2015.00640

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. Plant Cell doi:10.1105/tpc.15.00433

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 Volume 57, Issue 6, 518-521

Li-Jia Qu, Ling Li, Zijun Lan and Thomas Dresselhaus (2015). Peptide signalling during the pollen tube journey and double ferilization. Journal of Experimental Botany 66, 5139-5150. doi:10.1093/jxb/erv275

Mayada Woriedh, Rainer Merkl and Thomas Dresselhaus (2015). Maize EMBRYO SAC family peptides interact differentially with pollen tubes and fungal cells. Journal of Experimental Botany 66, 5205-5216. doi:10.1093/jxb/erv268

Svenja Alter, Kai C. Bader, Manuel Spannagl, Yu Wang, Eva Bauer, Chris-Carolin Schön, Klaus F.X. Mayer (2015). DroughtDB: an expert-curated compilation of plant drought stress genes and their homologs in nine species. DATABASE doi:10.1093/database/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. Journal of Experimental Botany. doi:10.1093/jxb/erv192

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. Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00246.

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.  doi:10.1104/pp.114.253377

Prasad Vaddepalli, Sebastian Scholz and Kay Schneitz (2015). Pattern formation during early floral development. Current Opinion Genetics and Development 32:16-23


Tina Reiner, Caroline Hoefle, Christina Huesmann, Dalma Ménesi, Attila Fehér, Ralph Hückelhoven  (2014). 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 Reports doi:10.1007/s00299-014-1725-1.

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. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12216

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 FX Mayer, 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. DOI:10.1104/pp.114.249276

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, Harald Keller (2014). The receptor kinase IMPAIRED OOMYCETE SUSCEPTIBILITY 1 attenuates abscisic acid responses in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol. 166: 1506-1518. doi: 10.1104/pp.114.248518

Ralph Hückelhoven (2014). The effective papilla hypothesis. New Phytol. 204: 438–440 doi: 10.1111/nph.13026

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

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. doi: 10.1242/dev.113878

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. doi: 10.1007/978-3-7091-1526-8_11.

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, doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2014.08.004.

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. Nat Commun. 5, 4687.

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.

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 5:4645. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5645.

Andrea Bleckmann, Svenja Alter and Thomas Dresselhaus (2014). The beginning of a seed: regulatory mechanisms of double fertilization. Frontiers in Plant Science 5:452. doi: 10.3389/pls.2014.00452.

Samy Carbonnel and Caroline Gutjahr (2014). Control of arbuscular mycorrhiza development by nutrient signals. Frontiers in Plant Science 5:462, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00462

Frank Vogler, Christina Schmalzl, Maria Englhart, Martin Bircheneder, Stefanie Sprunck (2014). Brassinosteroids promote Arabidopsis pollen germination and growth. Plant Reproduction 27(3):153-167. doi:10.1007/s00497-014-0247-x.

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 Physiology 166, 293-305, doi:10.1104/pp.114.246660

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 USA 111, 5741-5746.

The International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC), Corresponding author: Klaus F. X. Mayer (2014). A chromosome-based draft sequence of the hexaploid bread wheat (Triticum aestivum) genome. Science 345 (6194), doi: 10.1126/science.1251788

Matthias Pfeifer, Karl G. Kugler, Simen R. Sandve, Bujie Zhan, Heidi Rudi, Torgeir R. Hvidsten, International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium, Klaus F. X. Mayer, Odd-Arne Olsen (2014). Genome interplay in the grain transcriptome of hexaploid bread wheat. Science 345 (6194), doi:10.1126/science.1250091

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. Journal of Experimental Botany. doi:10.1093/jxb/eru331.

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, Claus Schwechheimer (2014). Auxin efflux by PIN-FORMED proteins is activated by two different protein kinases, D6 PROTEIN KINASE and PINOID. eLife

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 1;30(17):2519-2520, doi:10.1093/bioinformatics/btu334

Caroline Gutjahr (2014). Phytohormone signaling in arbuscular mycorhiza development. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 20:26-34.

Marie Barberon, Guillaume Dubeaux, Cornelia Kolb, Erika Isono, Enric Zelazny and Grégory Vert (2014). Polarization of IRON-REGULATED TRANSPORTER 1 (IRT1) to the plant-soil interface plays crucial role in metal homeostasis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 111(22):8293-8, pii: 201402262.

Stefanie Sprunck, Thomas Hackenberg, Maria Englhart and Frank Vogler (2014). Same same but different: sperm-activating EC1 and ECA1 gametogenesis-related family proteins. Biochem. Soc. Trans. doi:10.1042/BST20140039

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 Physiology. 165:791-809, doi:org/10.1104/pp.114.239665

Orlando de Lange, Christina Wolf, Jörn Dietze, Janett Elsaesser, Robert Morbitzer and Thomas Lahaye (2014). Programmable DNA-binding proteins from Burkholderia provide a fresh perspective on the TALE-like repeat domain. Nucleic Acids Res 42, 7436-7449, doi: 10.1093/nar/gku329

Iris K. Jarsch, Sebastian S.A. Konrad, Thomas F. Stratil, Susan L. Urbanus, Witold Szymanski, Pascal Braun, Karl-Heinz Braun and Thomas Ott (2014). Plasma Membranes Are Subcompartmentalized into a Plethora of Coexisting and Diverse Microdomains in Arabidopsis and Nicotiana benthamiana. The Plant Cell. 26(4); 1698-1711, doi:10.1105/tpc.114.124446.

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. 24; 5:58. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00058

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 Phytologist 202: 1310-1319. doi: 10.1111/nph.12759

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Jana Pia Hakenjos, Sarosh Bejai, Quirin Ranftl, Carina Behringer, Anna Corina Vlot, Birgit Absmanner , Ulrich Hammes, Stephanie Heinzlmeir, Bernhard Kuster, Claus Schwechheimer (2013). ML3 is a NEDD8- and ubiquitin-modified protein. Plant Physiol. 163, 135-149, doi: 10.1104/pp.113.221341.

Christian Seutter von Loetzen, Thomas Hoffmann, Maximilian J. Hartl, Kristian Schweimer, Wilfried Schwab, Paul Rösch and Olivia Hartl-Spiegelhauer (2013). The secret of the major birch pollen allergen Bet v 1 – identification of the physiological ligand. Biochem. J. 457: 379-390, doi:10.1042/BJ20130413

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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. PNAS 110, 13192-13197, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1304250110

Anthi Katsiarimpa, Kamila Kalinowska, Franziska Anzenberger, Corina Weis, Maya Ostertag, Chie Tsutsumi, Claus Schwechheimer, Frédéric Brunner, Ralph Hückelhoven and Erika Isono (2013). The deubiquitinating enzyme AMSH1 and the ESCRT-III subunit VPS2.1 are required for autophagic degradation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell 25: 2236-2252. doi: 10.1105/tpc.113.113399

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Stefanie Sprunck, Svenja Rademacher, Frank Vogler, Jacqueline Gheyselinck, Ueli Grossniklaus and Thomas Dresselhaus (2012). Egg cell–secreted EC1 triggers sperm cell activation during double fertilization. Science 338, 1093-1097. doi: 10.1126/science.1223944

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Björn C. Willige, Eri Ogiso-Tanaka, Melina Zourelidou and Claus Schwechheimer (2012). WAG2 represses apical hook opening downstream from gibberellin and PHYTOCHROME INTERACTING FACTOR 5. Development 139, 4020-4028 (2012) doi:10.1242/dev.081240

Macarena Marin, Veronika Thallmair and Thomas Ott (2012). The intrinsically disordered N-terminal region of AtREM 1.3 remorin protein mediates protein-protein interactions. J. Biol.Chem 287, 39982-39991.

Susan L. Urbanus and Thomas Ott (2012). Plasticity of plasma membrane compartmentalization during plant immune responses. Frontiers 3:181. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00181

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