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Are litter decomposition and fire linked through plant species traits?


Johannes H. C. Cornelissen, Saskia Grootemaat, Lieneke M. Verheijen, William K. Cornwell, Peter M. van Bodegom, René van der Wal and Rien Aerts

Volume 216, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Biotic interactions as drivers of algal origin and evolution


Juliet Brodie, Steven G. Ball, François‐Yves Bouget, Cheong Xin Chan, Olivier De Clerck, J. Mark Cock, Claire Gachon, Arthur R. Grossman, Thomas Mock, John A. Raven, Mahasweta Saha, Alison G. Smith, Assaf Vardi, Hwan Su Yoon and Debashish Bhattacharya

Volume 216, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Towards CRISPR/Cas crops – bringing together genomics and genome editing


Armin Scheben, Felix Wolter, Jacqueline Batley, Holger Puchta and David Edwards

Volume 216, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Medicine is not health care, food is health care: plant metabolic engineering, diet and human health


Cathie Martin and Jie Li

Volume 216, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Biology of SLAC1‐type anion channels – from nutrient uptake to stomatal closure


Rainer Hedrich and Dietmar Geiger

Volume 216, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Transcriptional control of photosynthetic capacity: conservation and divergence from Arabidopsis to rice


Peng Wang, Ross‐William Hendron and Steven Kelly

Volume 216, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Dynamic Carboniferous tropical forests: new views of plant function and potential for physiological forcing of climate


Jonathan P. Wilson, Isabel P. Montanez, Joseph D. White, William A. DiMichele, Jennifer C. McElwain, Christopher J. Poulsen and Michael T. Hren

Volume 215, Issue: 4, Year: 2017



The emerging science of linked plant–fungal invasions


Ian A. Dickie, Jennifer L. Bufford, Richard C. Cobb, Marie‐Laure Desprez‐Loustau, Gwen Grelet, Philip E. Hulme, John Klironomos, Andreas Makiola, Martin A. Nuñez, Anne Pringle, Peter H. Thrall, Samuel G. Tourtellot, Lauren Waller and Nari M. Williams

Volume 215, Issue: 4, Year: 2017



Structure, function and evolution of the cyanobacterial orange carotenoid protein and its homologs


Cheryl A. Kerfeld, Matthew R. Melnicki, Markus Sutter and Maria Agustina Dominguez‐Martin

Volume 215, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Intraspecific chemical communication in microalgae


Marianna Venuleo, John A. Raven and Mario Giordano

Volume 215, Issue: 2, Year: 2017



The effects of genome duplications in a community context


Kari A. Segraves

Volume 215, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Biogeography of nodulated legumes and their nitrogen-fixing symbionts


Janet I. Sprent, Julie Ardley and Euan K. James

Volume 215, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Plant phylogeny as a window on the evolution of hyperdiversity in the tropical rainforest biome


Wolf L. Eiserhardt, Thomas L. P. Couvreur and William J. Baker

Volume 214, Issue: 4, Year: 2017



Ancient plant DNA in lake sediments


Laura Parducci, Keith D. Bennett, Gentile Francesco Ficetola, Inger Greve Alsos, Yoshihisa Suyama, Jamie R. Wood and Mikkel Winther Pedersen

Volume 214, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



What can genome-wide association studies tell us about the evolutionary forces maintaining genetic variation for quantitative traits?


Emily B. Josephs, John R. Stinchcombe and Stephen I. Wright

Volume 214, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



The fascinating facets of plant selenium accumulation – biochemistry, physiology, evolution and ecology


Michela Schiavon and Elizabeth A. H. Pilon-Smits

Volume 213, Issue: 4, Year: 2017



Reproductive modification in forest plantations: impacts on biodiversity and society


Steven H. Strauss, Kristin N. Jones, Haiwei Lu, Joshua D. Petit, Amy L. Klocko, Matthew G. Betts, Berry J. Brosi, Robert J. Fletcher Jr and Mark D. Needham

Volume 213, Issue: 3, Year: 2017



Engineering chloroplasts to improve Rubisco catalysis: prospects for translating improvements into food and fiber crops


Robert E. Sharwood

Volume 213, Issue: 2, Year: 2017



Photoperiod- and temperature-mediated control of phenology in trees – a molecular perspective


Rajesh Kumar Singh, Tetiana Svystun, Badr AlDahmash, Anna Maria Jönsson and Rishikesh P. Bhalerao

Volume 213, Issue: 2, Year: 2017



Rooting for cassava: insights into photosynthesis and associated physiology as a route to improve yield potential


Amanda P. De Souza, Lynnicia N. Massenburg, Deepak Jaiswal, Siyuan Cheng, Rachel Shekar and Stephen P. Long

Volume 213, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Benefits from living together? Clades whose species use similar habitats may persist as a result of eco-evolutionary feedbacks


Andreas Prinzing, Wim A. Ozinga, Martin Brändle, Pierre-Emmanuel Courty, Françoise Hennion, Conrad Labandeira, Christian Parisod, Mickael Pihain and Igor V. Bartish

Volume 213, Issue: 1, Year: 2017



Pampered inside, pestered outside? Differences and similarities between plants growing in controlled conditions and in the field


Hendrik Poorter, Fabio Fiorani, Roland Pieruschka, Tobias Wojciechowski, Wim H. van der Putten, Michael Kleyer, Uli Schurr and Johannes Postma

Volume 212, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Plant volatile-mediated signalling and its application in agriculture: successes and challenges


John A. Pickett and Zeyaur R. Khan

Volume 212, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Forest ecosystems of temperate climatic regions: from ancient use to climate change


Frank S. Gilliam

Volume 212, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Mechanisms of mast seeding: resources, weather, cues, and selection


Ian S. Pearse, Walter D. Koenig and Dave Kelly

Volume 212, Issue: 3, Year: 2016



Molecular genetics and evolution of disease resistance in cereals


Simon G. Krattinger and Beat Keller

Volume 212, Issue: 2, Year: 2016



Plant microRNAs: key regulators of root architecture and biotic interactions


Jean‐Malo Couzigou and Jean‐Philippe Combier

Volume 212, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Towards a multidimensional root trait framework: a tree root review


Monique Weemstra, Liesje Mommer, Eric J. W. Visser, Jasper van Ruijven, Thomas W. Kuyper, Godefridus M. J. Mohren and Frank J. Sterck

Volume 211, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Hybridization and hybrid speciation under global change


Mario Vallejo‐Marín and Simon J. Hiscock

Volume 211, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Plant metabolic clusters – from genetics to genomics


Hans-Wilhelm N€utzmann, Ancheng Huang and Anne Osbourn

Volume 211, Issue: 3, Year: 2016



Gravitropisms and reaction woods of forest trees – evolution, functions and mechanisms


Andrew Groover

Volume 211, Issue: 3, Year: 2016



Understanding the roles of nonstructural carbohydrates in forest trees – from what we can measure to what we want to know


Henrik Hartmann and Susan Trumbore

Volume 211, Issue: 2, Year: 2016



Sebacinales – one thousand and one interactions with land plants


Michael Weiß, Frank Waller, Alga Zuccaro and Marc‐André Selosse

Volume 211, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Resistance to root-knot nematodes Meloidogyne spp. in woody plants


Simon Bernard Saucet, Cyril Van Ghelder, Pierre Abad, Henri Duval and Daniel Esmenjaud

Volume 211, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Molecular and systems approaches towards drought-tolerant canola crops


Mengmeng Zhu, J. Grey Monroe, Yasir Suhail, Florent Villiers, Jack Mullen, Dianne Pater, Felix Hauser, Byeong Wook Jeon, Joel S. Bader, June M. Kwak, Julian I. Schroeder, John K. McKay and Sarah M. Assmann

Volume 210, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Juggling jobs: roles and mechanisms of multifunctional protease inhibitors in plants


Friederike M. Grosse-Holz and Renier A. L. van der Hoorn

Volume 210, Issue: 3, Year: 2016



Molecular phenology in plants: in natura systems biology for the comprehensive understanding of seasonal responses under natural environments


Hiroshi Kudoh

Volume 210, Issue: 2, Year: 2016



The contrasting nature of woody plant species in different neotropical forest biomes reflects differences in ecological stability


R. Toby Pennington and Matt Lavin

Volume 210, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Unlocking the potential of lignocellulosic biomass through plant science


Poppy E. Marriott, Leonardo D. Gómez and Simon J. McQueen-Mason

Volume 209, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



Revisiting the ‘Gadgil effect’: do interguild fungal interactions control carbon cycling in forest soils?


Christopher W. Fernandez and Peter G. Kennedy

Volume 209, Issue: 4, Year: 2016



50 years of Arabidopsis research: highlights and future directions


Nicholas J. Provart, Jose Alonso, Sarah M. Assmann, Dominique Bergmann, Siobhan M. Brady, Jelena Brkljacic, John Browse, Clint Chapple, Vincent Colot, Sean Cutler, Jeff Dangl, David Ehrhardt, Joanna D. Friesner, Wolf B. Frommer, Erich Grotewold, Elliot Meyerowitz, Jennifer Nemhauser, Magnus Nordborg, Craig Pikaard, John Shanklin, Chris Somerville, Mark Stitt, Keiko U. Torii, Jamie Waese, Doris Wagner and Peter McCourt

Volume 209, Issue: 3, Year: 2016



A brief history of the TDIF-PXY signalling module: balancing meristem identity and differentiation during vascular development


J. Peter Etchells, Margot E. Smit, Allison Gaudinier, Clara J. Williams and Siobhan M. Brady

Volume 209, Issue: 2, Year: 2016



Divide et impera: boundaries shape the plant body and initiate new meristems


Quan Wang, Alice Hasson, Susanne Rossmann and Klaus Theres

Volume 209, Issue: 2, Year: 2016



Conifer genomics and adaptation: at the crossroads of genetic diversity and genome function


Julien Prunier, Jukka-Pekka Verta and John J. MacKay

Volume 209, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Progress and gaps in understanding mechanisms of ash tree resistance to emerald ash borer, a model for wood-boring insects that kill angiosperms


Caterina Villari, Daniel A. Herms, Justin G. A. Whitehill, Don Cipollini and Pierluigi Bonello

Volume 209, Issue: 1, Year: 2016



Genomics as the key to unlocking the polyploid potential of wheat


Philippa Borrill, Nikolai Adamski and Cristobal Uauy

Volume 208, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



The scope of Baker’s law


John R. Pannell, Josh R. Auld, Yaniv Brandvain, Martin Burd, Jeremiah W. Busch, Pierre-Olivier Cheptou, Jeffrey K. Conner, Emma E. Goldberg, Alannie-Grace Grant, Dena L. Grossenbacher, Stephen M. Hovick, Boris Igic, Susan Kalisz, Theodora Petanidou, April M. Randle, Rafael Rubio de Casas, Anton Pauw, Jana C. Vamosi and Alice A. Winn

Volume 208, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Meiosis evolves: adaptation to external and internal environments


Kirsten Bomblies, James D. Higgins and Levi Yant

Volume 208, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



Genes and networks regulating root anatomy and architecture


Guy Wachsman, Erin E. Sparks and Philip N. Benfey

Volume 208, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



On the origins of observations of heterostyly in Primula


Philip M. Gilmartin

Volume 208, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Plant contributions to our understanding of sex chromosome evolution


Deborah Charlesworth

Volume 208, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Genomic variation across landscapes: insights and applications


Jason G. Bragg, Megan A. Supple, Rose L. Andrew and Justin O. Borevitz

Volume 207, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



The origins of reproductive isolation in plants


Eric Baack, Maria Clara Melo, Loren H. Rieseberg and Daniel Ortiz-Barrientos

Volume 207, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



Redefining fine roots improves understanding of below-ground contributions to terrestrial biosphere processes


M. Luke McCormack, Ian A. Dickie, David M. Eissenstat, Timothy J. Fahey, Christopher W. Fernandez, Dali Guo, Heljä-Sisko Helmisaari, Erik A. Hobbie, Colleen M. Iversen, Robert B. Jackson, Jaana Leppälammi-Kujansuu, Richard J. Norby, Richard P. Phillips, Kurt S. Pregitzer, Seth G. Pritchard, Boris Rewald and Marcin Zadworny

Volume 207, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Xylem development – from the cradle to the grave


Kamil Růžička, Robertas Ursache, Jan Hejátko and Ykä Helariutta

Volume 207, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Confluence, synnovation, and depauperons in plant diversification


Michael J. Donoghue and Michael J. Sanderson

Volume 207, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



What plant hydraulics can tell us about responses to climate-change droughts


John S. Sperry and David M. Love

Volume 207, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Host–microbe and microbe–microbe interactions in the evolution of obligate plant parasitism


Ariane C. Kemen, Matthew T. Agler and Eric Kemen

Volume 206, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



The importance of the microbiome of the plant holobiont


Philippe Vandenkoornhuyse, Achim Quaiser, Marie Duhamel, Amandine Le Van and Alexis Dufresne

Volume 206, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



Secondary metabolites in plant innate immunity: conserved function of divergent chemicals


Anna Piasecka, Nicolas Jedrzejczak-Rey and Paweł Bednarek

Volume 206, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Transcriptional networks in plant immunity


Kenichi Tsuda and Imre E. Somssich

Volume 206, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Barley: a translational model for adaptation to climate change


Ian K. Dawson, Joanne Russell, Wayne Powell, Brian Steffenson, William T. B. Thomas and Robbie Waugh

Volume 206, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



One physical system’: Tansley's ecosystem as Earth's critical zone


Daniel deB. Richter and Sharon A. Billings

Volume 206, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



The evolution of halophytes, glycophytes and crops, and its implications for food security under saline conditions


John M. Cheeseman

Volume 206, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



Molecular basis of angiosperm tree architecture


Courtney A. Hollender and Chris Dardick

Volume 206, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



The molecular circuitry of brassinosteroid signaling


Youssef Belkhadir and Yvon Jaillais

Volume 206, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



Phosphorus limitation, soil-borne pathogens and the coexistence of plant species in hyperdiverse forests and shrublands


Etienne Laliberté, Hans Lambers, Treena I. Burgess and S. Joseph Wright

Volume 206, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



Adaptation in flower form: a comparative evodevo approach


Chelsea D. Specht, and Dianella G. Howarth

Volume 206, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Flood adaptive traits and processes: an overview


Laurentius A. C. J. Voesene and Julia Bailey-Serres

Volume 206, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Efficient use of energy in anoxia-tolerant plants with focus on germinating rice seedlings


Brian J. Atwell, Hank Greenway and Timothy D. Colmer

Volume 206, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



Mycorrhizal ecology and evolution: the past, the present, and the future


Marcel G. A. van der Heijden, Francis M. Martin, Marc-André Selosse and Ian R. Sanders

Volume 205, Issue: 4, Year: 2015



The hidden side of plant invasions: the role of genome size


Jan Suda, Laura A. Meyerson, Ilia J. Leitch and Petr Pyšek

Volume 205, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



A worldwide analysis of within-canopy variations in leaf structural, chemical and physiological traits across plant functional types


Ülo Niinemets, Trevor F. Keenan and Lea Hallik

Volume 205, Issue: 3, Year: 2015



Biological control of invasive plant species: a reassessment for the Anthropocene


Timothy R. Seastedt

Volume 205, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



The importance of lipid modified proteins in plants


Piers A. Hemsley

Volume 205, Issue: 2, Year: 2015



Root structural and functional dynamics in terrestrial biosphere models – evaluation and recommendations


Jeffrey M. Warren, Paul J. Hanson, Colleen M. Iversen, Jitendra Kumar, Anthony P. Walker and Stan D. Wullschleger

Volume 205, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



The unseen iceberg: plant roots in arctic tundra


Colleen M. Iversen, Victoria L. Sloan, Patrick F. Sullivan, Eugenie S. Euskirchen, A. David McGuire, Richard J. Norby, Anthony P. Walker, Jeffrey M. Warren, and Stan D. Wullschleger

Volume 205, Issue: 1, Year: 2015



The evolutionary ecology of C4 plants


Pascal-Antoine Christin and Colin P. Osborne

Volume 204, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Traits, properties, and performance: how woody plants combine hydraulic and mechanical functions in a cell, tissue, or whole plant


Barbara Lachenbruch, and Katherine A. McCulloh

Volume 204, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Experiences from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: ecological findings and conservation initiatives


Carlos A. Joly Jean Paul Metzger and Marcelo Tabarelli

Volume 204, Issue: 3, Year: 2014



Climate refugia: joint inference from fossil records, species distribution models and phylogeography


Daniel G. Gavin, Matthew C. Fitzpatrick, Paul F. Gugger, Katy D. Heath, Francisco Rodríguez-Sánchez, Solomon Z. Dobrowski, Arndt Hampe, Feng Sheng Hu, Michael B. Ashcroft, Patrick J. Bartlein, Jessica L. Blois, Bryan C. Carstens, Edward B. Davis, Guillaume de Lafontaine, Mary E. Edwards, Matias Fernandez, Paul D. Henne, Erin M. Herring, Zachary A. Holden, Wo

Volume 204, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



Drowned, buried and carried away: effects of plant traits on the distribution of native and alien species in riparian ecosystems


Jane A. Catford, Roland Jansson

Volume 204, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



Gate control: guard cell regulation by microbial stress


Deirdre H. McLachlan, Michaela Kopischke and Silke Robatzek

Volume: 203, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Mesophyll photosynthesis and guard cell metabolism impacts on stomatal behaviour


Tracy Lawson, Andrew J. Simkin, Gilor Kelly and David Granot

Volume 203, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Late-acting self-incompatibility - the pariah breeding system in flowering plants


Peter E. Gibbs

Volume: 203, Issue: 3, Year: 2014



PIN-driven polar auxin transport in plant developmental plasticity: a key target for environmental and endogenous signals


Myckel E. J. Habets and Remko Offringa

Volume: 203, Issue: 2, Year: 2014



Closing gaps: linking elements that control stomatal movement


Hannes Kollist, Maris Nuhkat and M. Rob G. Roelfsema

Volume: 203, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



Abiotic and biotic stress combinations


Nobuhiro Suzuki, Rosa M. Rivero, Vladimir Shulaev, Eduardo Blumwald and Ron Mittler

Volume: 203, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



PIFs get BRright: PHYTOCHROME INTERACTING FACTORs as integrators of light and hormonal signals


Miguel de Lucas and Salomé Prat

Volume: 202, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Nitric oxide function in plant biology: a redox cue in deconvolution


Manda Yu, Lorenzo Lamattina, Steven H. Spoel and Gary J. Loake

Volume: 202, Issue: 4, Year: 2014



Current issues in the evolutionary ecology of ant-plant symbioses


Veronika E. Mayer, Megan E. Frederickson, Doyle McKey, Rumsaïs Blatrix

Volume: 202, Issue: 3, Year: 2014



Putting the brakes on: abscisic acid as a central environmental regulator of stomatal development


Caspar C. C. Chater, James Oliver, Stuart Casson and Julie E. Gray

Volume:202, Issue: 2, Year: 2014



How mangrove forests adjust to rising sea level


Ken W. Krauss, Karen L. McKee, Catherine E. Lovelock, Donald R. Cahoon, Neil Saintilan, Ruth Reef, Luzhen Chen

Volume: 202, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



ABA control of plant macroelement membrane transport systems in response to water deficit and high salinity


Yuriko Osakabe, Kazuko Yamaguchi-Shinozaki, Kazuo Shinozaki, Lam-Son Phan Tran

Volume: 202, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



Cryptospores and cryptophytes reveal hidden diversity in early land floras


Dianne Edwards, Jennifer L. Morris, John B. Richardson, Paul Kenrick

Volume: 202, Issue: 1, Year: 2014



Life histories of hosts and pathogens predict patterns in tropical fungal plant diseases


Graciela García-Guzmán, Martin Heil

Volume: 201, Issue: 4, Year: 2014




Behind the scenes: the roles of reactive oxygen species in guard cells


Yuwei Song, Yuchen Miao, Chun-Peng Song

Volume: 201, Issue: 4, Year: 2014


Opposite carbon isotope discrimination during dark respiration in leaves versus roots – a review


Jaleh Ghashghaie, Franz W. Badeck

Volume: 201, Issue: 3, Year: 2014



MADS reloaded: evolution of the AGAMOUS subfamily genes


Ludovico Dreni and Martin M. Kater

Volume: 201, Issue 3, Year: 2014



Explaining intraspecific diversity in plant secondary metabolites in an ecological context


Ben D. Moore, Rose L. Andrew, Carsten Külheim and William J. Foley

Volume: 201, Issue 3, Year: 2014



My body is a cage: mechanisms and modulation of plant cell growth


Luke Braidwood, Christian Breuer and Keiko Sugimoto

Volume: 201, Issue 2, Year: 2014



Facilitation as a ubiquitous driver of biodiversity


Eliot J. B. McIntire and Alex Fajardo

Volume: 201, Issue 2, Year: 2014



Evolution in subdivided plant populations: concepts, recent advances and future directions


John R. Pannell and Peter D. Fields

Volume: 201, Issue 2, Year: 2014



Gene networks controlling Arabidopsis thaliana flower development


Diarmuid Seosamh Ó'Maoiléidigh, Emmanuelle Graciet and Frank Wellmer

Volume: 201, Issue 1, Year: 2014



On the importance of balancing selection in plants


Lynda F. Delph and John K. Kelly

Volume: 201, Issue 1, Year: 2014



Synthesis and modeling perspectives of rhizosphere priming


Weixin Cheng, William J. Parton, Miquel A. Gonzalez-Meler, Richard Phillips, Shinichi Asao, Gordon G. McNickle, Edward Brzostek and Julie D. Jastrow

Volume: 201, Issue 1, Year: 2014



Paternal leakage, heteroplasmy, and the evolution of plant mitochondrial genomes


David E. McCauley

Volume: 200, Issue 4, Year: 2013



Environmental and physiological determinants of carbon isotope discrimination in terrestrial plants


Lucas A. Cernusak, Nerea Ubierna, Klaus Winter, Joseph A. M. Holtum, John D. Marshall, Graham D. Farquhar

Volume: 200, Issue 4, Year: 2013



Integrative invasion science: model systems, multi-site studies, focused meta-analysis and invasion syndromes


Christoph Kueffer, Petr Pyšek, David M. Richardson

Volume: 200, Issue 3, Year: 2013



Several developmental and morphogenetic factors govern the evolution of stomatal patterning in land plants


Paula J. Rudall, Jason Hilton, Richard M. Bateman

Volume: 200, Issue 3, Year: 2013



Evaluating theories of drought-induced vegetation mortality using a multimodel-experiment framework


Nate G. McDowell, Rosie A. Fisher, Chonggang Xu, J. C. Domec, Teemu Hölttä, D. Scott Mackay, John S. Sperry, Amanda Boutz, Lee Dickman, Nathan Gehres, Jean Marc Limousin, Alison Macalady, Jordi Martínez-Vilalta, Maurizio Mencuccini, Jennifer A. Plaut, Jérôme Ogée, Robert E. Pangle, Daniel P. Rasse, Michael G. Ryan, Sanna Sevanto, Richard H. Waring, A. Pa

Volume: 200, Issue 2, Year: 2013



Bioengineering of plant (tri)terpenoids: from metabolic engineering of plants to synthetic biology in vivo and in vitro


Tessa Moses, Jacob Pollier, Johan M. Thevelein, Alain Goossens

Volume: 200, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Exploiting plant virus-derived components to achieve in planta expression and for templates for synthetic biology applications

Keith Saunders, George P. Lomonossoff

Volume: 200, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Evolution, selection and isolation: a genomic view of speciation in fungal plant pathogens

Eva Holtgrewe Stukenbrock

Volume: 199, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Nematode effector proteins: an emerging paradigm of parasitism

Melissa G. Mitchum, Rischard S. Hussey, Thomas J. Baum, Xiaohong Wang, Axel A. Elling, Martin Wubben, Eric L. Davis 

Volume: 199, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Protein actors sustaining arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis: underground artists break the silence

Ghislaine Recorbet, Cosette Abdallah, Jenny Renaut, Daniel Wipf, Eliane Dumas-Gaudot

Volume: 199, Issue 1, Year: 2013


The Arabidopsis embryo as a miniature morphogenesis model

Jos R. Wendrich, Dolf Weijers

Volume: 199, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Spatiotemporal changes in the role of cytokinin during root development

Marta Del Bianco, Leonardo Giustini, Sabrina Sabatini

Volume: 199, Issue 2, Year: 2013


Apoplastic immunity and its suppression by filamentous plant pathogens

Gunther Doehlemann, Christoph Hemetsberger

Volume: 198, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Leaf venation: structure, function, development, evolution, ecology and applications in the past, present and future

Lawren Sack, Christine Scoffoni

Volume: 198, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Senescence, ageing and death of the whole plant

Howard Thomas

Volume: 197, Issue 3, Year: 2013


Competition between roots and microorganisms for nitrogen: mechanisms and ecological relevance

Yakov Kuzyakov, Xingliang Xu

Volume: 198, Issue 3, Year: 2013


Sexual polyploidization in plants - cytolgoical mechanisms and molecular regulation

Nico De Storme, Danny Geelen

Volume: 198, Issue 3, Year: 2013


Cospeciation vs host-shift speciation: methods for testing, evidence from natural assocations and relation to coevolution

D.M. de Vienne, G. Refrégier, M. López-Villavicencio, A. Tellier, M.E. Hood, T. Giraud

Volume: 198, Issue 2, Year: 2013


Is self-fertilization an evolutionary dead end?

Boris Igic, Jeremiah W. Busch

Volume: 198, Issue 2, Year: 2013


Heavy traffic in the fast lane: long-distance signalling by macromolecules

Colin G.N. Turnbull, Rosa M. López-Cobollo

Volume: 198, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Biosynthesis, function and metabolic engineering of plant volatile organic compounds

Natalia Dudareva, Antje Klempien, Joëlle K. Muhlermann, Ian Kaplan

Volume: 198, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Sensitivity of plants to changing atmospheric CO2 concentration: from the geological past to the next century

Peter J. Franks, Mark A. Adams, Jeffrey S. Amthor, Margaret M. Barbour, Joseph A. Berry, David S. Ellsworth, Graham D. Farquhar, Oula Ghannoum, Jon Lloyd, Nate McDowell, Richard J. Norby, David T. Tissue and Susanne von Caemmerer

Volume: 197, Issue 4, Year: 2013


From ozone depletion to agriculture: understanding the role of UV radiation in sustainable crop production

Jason J. Wargent, Brian R. Jordan

Volume: 197, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Cytoskeletal and membrane dynamics during higher plant cytokinesis

Colleen M. McMichael, Sebastian Y. Bednarek

Volume: 197, Issue 4, Year: 2013


Emerging role for RNA-based regulation in plant immunity

Dorothee Staiger, Christin Korneli, Martina Lummer, Lionel Navarro

Volume: 197, Issue 2, Year: 2013



A conceptual framework for restoration of threatened plants: the effective model of American chestnut (Castanea dentata) reintroduction

Douglass F. Jacobs, Harmony J. Dalgleish, C. Dana Nelson

Volume: 197, Issue 2, Year: 2013


Fruit aromas in mature fleshy fruits as signals of readiness for predation and seed dispersal

Ana Rodríguez, Berta Alquézar, Leandro Peña

Volume: 197, Issue 1, Year: 2013


Resprouting as a key functional trait: how buds, protection and resources drive persistence after fire

P.J. Clarke, M.J. Lawes, J.J. Midgley, B.B. Lamont, F. Ojeda, G.E. Burrows, N.J. Enright, K.J.E. Knox

Volume: 197, Issue 1, Year: 2013


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