Congratulations! Three CEPLAS Postdocs receive highly respected fellowships

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Planter’s Punch

Forward genetics – A powerful tool to find novel genes responsible for C4 leaf anatomy

Under the heading Planter’s Punch we present each month one special aspect of the CEPLAS research programme.

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Latest publications

  • Matuszyńska A, Heidari S, Jahns P, Ebenhöh O (2016) A mathematical model of non-photochemical quenching to study short-term light memory in plants. Biochimica et biophysica acta 1857(12):1860-1869. [Abstract]

  • Lauterbach M, Billakurthi K, Kadereit G, Ludwig M, Westhoff P, Gowik U (2016) C3 cotyledons are followed by C4 leaves: intra-individual transcriptome analysis of Salsola soda (Chenopodiaceae). Journal of experimental botany. [Abstract]

  • Li Y, Heckmann D, Lercher MJ, Maurino VG (2016) Combining genetic and evolutionary engineering to establish C4 metabolism in C3 plants. Journal of experimental botany. [Abstract]

  • Huang XY, Chao DY, Koprivova A, Danku J, Wirtz M, Müller S, Sandoval FJ, Bauwe H, Roje S, Dilkes B, Hell R, Kopriva S, Salt DE (2016) Nuclear Localised MORE SULPHUR ACCUMULATION1 Epigenetically Regulates Sulphur Homeostasis in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS genetics 12(9):e1006298. [Abstract]

  • Nakano RT, Pislewska-Bednarek M, Yamada K, Edger PP, Miyahara M, Kondo M, Böttcher C, Mori M, Nishimura M, Schulze-Lefert P, Hara-Nishimura I, Bednarek P (2016) PYK10 Myrosinase Reveals a Functional Coordination between ER Bodies and Glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology. [Abstract]


CEPLAS Friday and General Assembly

Fri, 28 Oct 2016


  • Peter Dörmann, University of Bonn
  • Andreas Meyer, University of Bonn

Location: HHU

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Fri, 25 Nov 2016


  • Frank Hochholdinger, University of Bonn
  • Markus Schwarzländer, University of Bonn

Location: Cologne Biocenter

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