Plant Developmental Genetics


Murmu, J., Bush, M., DeLong, C., Li, S., Xu, M., Khan, M., Fobert, P., Zachgo, S., and Hepworth, SR. (2010) Arabidopsis bZIP transcription factors TGA9 and TGA10 interact with floral glutaredoxins ROXY1 and ROXY2 and are redundantly required for anther development. Plant Physiol. 154(3), 1492-504.

Ziemann, M., Bhave, M. and Zachgo, S. (2010). Bioinformatic studies of the wheat glutaredoxin gene family and functional analysis of the ROXY1 orthologues. Functional Plant Biology, 38(1), 25-34.

Ziemann, M., Bhave, M. and Zachgo, S. (2009). Origin and diversification of land plant CC-type glutaredoxins. Genome Biology and Evolution 1, 1–12.

Busch, A. and Zachgo, S. (2009). Flower symmetry evolution: Towards understanding the abominable mystery of angiosperm radiation. BioEssays 31, 1181-1190.

Li, S. and Zachgo, S. (2009). Glutaredoxins in development and stress responses of plants. Advances in Botanical Research 52,  335-403.

Wang, Z., Xing, S., Birkenbihl, R.P. and Zachgo, S. (2009). Conserved functions of Arabidopsis and rice CC-type glutaredoxins in flower development and pathogen response. Mol. Plant 2, 323-335.

Li, S., Lauri, A., Ziemann, M., Busch, A., Bhave, M. and Zachgo, S. (2009). Nuclear Activity of ROXY1, a Glutaredoxin Interacting with TGA Factors, Is Required for Petal Development in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Cell 21, 429-441.

This work was featured in:

- The Plant Cell (2009) 21, 363.

- Science Signalling (2009) N. R. Gough, Nuclear Glutaredoxin Promotes Petals.  

  Sci. Signal. 2, ec73.

Zachgo, S. (2008). Evo-Devo-Forschung bei Blütenpflanzen. Praxis der Naturwissenschaften 57, 14-18.

Xing, S. and Zachgo, S. (2008). ROXY1 and ROXY2, two CC type glutaredoxin genes, together control anther development in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Journal 53, 790-801.

Busch, A. and Zachgo, S. (2007). Control of corolla symmetry in the Brassicaceae Iberis amara. PNAS 104, 16714-16719.

Xing, S. and Zachgo, S. (2007). Pollen lethality: a phenomenon in Arabidopsis RNA interference plants. Plant Physiology 145, 330-333.

Lauri, A., Shuping, X., Heidmann, I., Saedler, H. and Zachgo, S. (2006). The pollen-specific DEFH125 promoter from Antirrhinum is bound in vivo by the MADS-box proteins DEFICIENS and GLOBOSA. PLANTA 224, 61-71.

Xing, S, Lauri, A. and Zachgo, S. (2006). Redox regulation and flower development: a novel function for glutaredoxins. Plant Biology 8, 547-555.

Zachgo, S. (2006). Eine neue Funktion für Glutaredoxine in der Blütenentwicklung. Annual book of the Max Planck Society.

Xing, S., Rosso, M.G. and Zachgo, S. (2005). ROXY1, a member of the plant glutaredoxin family, is required for petal development in Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 132, 1555-1565.

Bey, M., Stüber, K., Fellenberg, K., Schwarz-Sommer, Z., Sommer, H., Saedler, H. and Zachgo, S. (2004). Characterization of Antirrhinum petal development and identification of target genes of the class B MADS box gene DEFICIENS. The Plant Cell 16, 3197-215.

Zachgo, S.; In situ hybridization; Gillmartin, P. and Bowler, C. (Ed.); 2002. Practical Approach Series; Molecular Plant Biology: A Practical Approach VOLUME 2, IRL Press at Oxford University Press: Oxford, England, UK.

Bey, M., Müller, B.M., Lauri, A. and Zachgo, S. (2002). Isolating class B target genes from Antirrhinum majus. Flowering Newsletter 34, 19-26.

Martin, C., Bhatt, K., Baumann, K., Jin, H., Zachgo, S., Roberts, K., Schwarz-Sommer, Z., Glover, B. and Perez-Rodrigues, M. (2002). The mechanics of cell fate determination in petals. Phil. Trans. Royal Society London 357, 809-813.

Müller, B.M., Saedler, H. and Zachgo, S. (2001). The MADS-box gene DEFH28 from Antirrhinum is involved in the regulation of floral meristem identity and fruit development. The Plant Journal 28, 169-180.

Zachgo, S., Perbal, M.C., Saedler, H. and Schwarz-Sommer, Z. (2000). In situ analysis of RNA and protein expression in whole mounts facilitates detection of floral gene expression dynamics. The Plant Journal 23, 697-702.

Wilkinson, M., de Andrade Silva, E., Zachgo, S., Saedler, H. and Schwarz-Sommer, Z. (2000). CHORIPETALA and DESPENTEADO: general regulators during plant development and potential floral targets of FIMBRIATA-mediated degradation. Development 127, 3725-3734.

Wilkinson, M., Zachgo, S. und Saedler, H. (1999). Das ABC der Blütengene: Ein internes Programm steuert die Blütenentwicklung des Löwenmäulchens. MPIZ Forschung aktuell, 20-23.

Millar, A.A., Clemens, S., Zachgo, S., Giblin, E.M., Taylor, D.C. and Kunst, L. (1999). CUT1, an Arabidopsis gene involved in wax biosynthesis and pollen fertility, encodes a very-long-chain fatty acid condensing enzyme. The Plant Cell 11, 825-838.

Zachgo, S., Saedler, H. and Schwarz-Sommer, Z. (1997). Pollen-specific expression of DEFH125, a MADS-box transcription factor in Antirrhinum with unusual features. The Plant Journal 5, 1043-1050.

Zachgo, S., de Andrade Silva, E., Motte, P., Tröbner, W., Saedler, H. and Schwarz-Sommer, Z. (1995). Functional analysis of the Antirrhinum floral homeotic DEFICIENS gene in vivo and in vitro by using a temperature-sensitive mutant. Development 121, 2861-2875.

Zachgo, S., Dobberstein, B. and Griffiths, G. (1992). A block in degradation of MHC class II-associated invariant chain correlates with a reduction in transport from endosome carrier vesicles to the prelysosme compartment. Journal of Cell Science 103, 811-822.