Ulrich Lüttge

Summary

Affiliation: Darmstadt University of Technology
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Day-to-night variations of cytoplasmic pH in a crassulacean acid metabolism plant
    J B Hafke
    Botanisches Institut, , Schnittspahnstrasse 3-5, 64287 Darmstadt, Federal Republic of Germany
    Protoplasma 216:164-70. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Strong quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in the desiccated state in three poikilohydric and homoiochlorophyllous moss species indicates photo-oxidative protection on highly light-exposed rocks of a tropical inselberg
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287, Germany
    J Plant Physiol 165:172-81. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Clusia: Holy Grail and enigma
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Exp Bot 59:1503-14. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Modularity and emergence: biology's challenge in understanding life
    U Luttge
    Department of Biology, Technical University of Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 14:865-71. 2012
  5. pmc Ability of crassulacean acid metabolism plants to overcome interacting stresses in tropical environments
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    AoB Plants 2010:plq005. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide signalling in plant leaves
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Department of Biology, Technical University Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    C R Biol 330:375-81. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Photosynthetic flexibility and ecophysiological plasticity: questions and lessons from Clusia, the only CAM tree, in the neotropics
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    New Phytol 171:7-25. 2006
  8. pmc Ecophysiology of Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM)
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Ann Bot 93:629-52. 2004
  9. pmc The role of vacuolar malate-transport capacity in crassulacean acid metabolism and nitrate nutrition. Higher malate-transport capacity in ice plant after crassulacean acid metabolism-induction and in tobacco under nitrate nutrition
    U Luttge
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant Physiol 124:1335-48. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint CO(2)-concentrating: consequences in crassulacean acid metabolism
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
    J Exp Bot 53:2131-42. 2002

Collaborators

  • Gerhard Thiel
  • U Rascher
  • Ed Etxeberria
  • R Ratajczak
  • Svetlana Epimashko
  • Elke Fischer-Schliebs
  • F Beck
  • Heitor M Duarte
  • Anna Luise Christian
  • Friedemann Kaiser
  • Baoshan Wang
  • Jens B Hafke
  • Andreas Bohn
  • Martina Drobny
  • M Th Hütt
  • R Neff
  • B Wang
  • J B Hafke
  • Ivona Jakovljevic
  • Tobias Meckel
  • J Andrew C Smith
  • Sven Hinderlich
  • Marc Thorsten Hütt
  • Yuliya Hafke
  • Sabine Fiedler
  • Martina Schnolzer
  • B Blasius

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Day-to-night variations of cytoplasmic pH in a crassulacean acid metabolism plant
    J B Hafke
    Botanisches Institut, , Schnittspahnstrasse 3-5, 64287 Darmstadt, Federal Republic of Germany
    Protoplasma 216:164-70. 2001
    ..The similarity of model predictions and experimental data supports the view put forward in this model that a phase transition of the tonoplast is an essential functional element in CAM dynamics...
  2. ncbi request reprint Strong quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in the desiccated state in three poikilohydric and homoiochlorophyllous moss species indicates photo-oxidative protection on highly light-exposed rocks of a tropical inselberg
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287, Germany
    J Plant Physiol 165:172-81. 2008
    ..vaginatum than in the latter species. This is determined by both the micro site occupied and the form of the moss cushions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clusia: Holy Grail and enigma
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Exp Bot 59:1503-14. 2008
    ..Plants acclimatized to perform CAM switch to C(3) photosynthesis during free-running oscillations while subjected to constant illumination...
  4. doi request reprint Modularity and emergence: biology's challenge in understanding life
    U Luttge
    Department of Biology, Technical University of Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 14:865-71. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Ability of crassulacean acid metabolism plants to overcome interacting stresses in tropical environments
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    AoB Plants 2010:plq005. 2010
    ..Thus, while the physiognomy of semi-deserts outside the tropics is often determined by tall succulent CAM plants, tropical forests house many more CAM plants in terms of quantity (biomass) and quality (species diversity)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide signalling in plant leaves
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Department of Biology, Technical University Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    C R Biol 330:375-81. 2007
    ..During CAM, largely different internal CO(2) concentrations prevail in the leaves, offering opportunities to study the effect of lateral diffusion of CO(2) in synchronizing photosynthetic activity over the entire leaves...
  7. ncbi request reprint Photosynthetic flexibility and ecophysiological plasticity: questions and lessons from Clusia, the only CAM tree, in the neotropics
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    New Phytol 171:7-25. 2006
    ..The phenotypic plasticity of physiotypes and morphotypes is described. At the level of synecology, the ecological amplitude of Clusia in the tropics and the relations to habitat are surveyed...
  8. pmc Ecophysiology of Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM)
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institute of Botany, Technical University of Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Ann Bot 93:629-52. 2004
    ..The present attempt at reviewing CAM once again tries to use a different approach, considering a wide range of inputs, receivers and outputs...
  9. pmc The role of vacuolar malate-transport capacity in crassulacean acid metabolism and nitrate nutrition. Higher malate-transport capacity in ice plant after crassulacean acid metabolism-induction and in tobacco under nitrate nutrition
    U Luttge
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant Physiol 124:1335-48. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint CO(2)-concentrating: consequences in crassulacean acid metabolism
    Ulrich Lüttge
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
    J Exp Bot 53:2131-42. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The tonoplast functioning as the master switch for circadian regulation of crassulacean acid metabolism
    U Luttge
    Botanisches Institut, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
    Planta 211:761-9. 2000
    ..The synchronisation/desynchronisation of leaf patches has revealed spatiotemporal characteristics of circadian rhythmicity that may open new ways for understanding biological clocks...
  12. ncbi request reprint Malate and malate-channel antibodies inhibit electrogenic and ATP-dependent citrate transport across the tonoplast of citrus juice cells
    Rafael Ratajczak
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Plant Physiol 160:1313-7. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Two functionally different vacuoles for static and dynamic purposes in one plant mesophyll leaf cell
    Svetlana Epimashko
    Institute for Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant J 37:294-300. 2004
    ..Here, we show that two large independent types of vacuoles with different transport properties meet the requirements for the contrasting functions within the same cell...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lateral diffusion of CO2 in leaves of the crassulacean acid metabolism plant Kalanchoe daigremontiana Hamet et Perrier
    Heitor M Duarte
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287, Darmstadt, Germany
    Planta 220:809-16. 2005
    ..This demonstrates lateral CO2 diffusion and its effect on local photosynthetic activity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Identification of rhythmic subsystems in the circadian cycle of crassulacean acid metabolism under thermoperiodic perturbations
    Andreas Bohn
    Institute of Applied Physics, Darmstadt University of Technology, D 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
    Biol Chem 384:721-8. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Specific regulation of SOD isoforms by NaCl and osmotic stress in leaves of the C3 halophyte Suaeda salsa L
    Baoshan Wang
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Fachbereich 10, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Plant Physiol 161:285-93. 2004
    ..It turned out that NaCl salinity and osmotic stress lead to a differential regulation of distinct SOD isoenzymes. This differential regulation is suggested to play a major role in stress tolerance of S. salsa...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vacuolar malate uptake is mediated by an anion-selective inward rectifier
    Jens B Hafke
    Institut fur Botanik, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstr 3, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Plant J 35:116-28. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic subunit composition of the tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) vacuolar-type H(+)-translocating ATPase
    Martina Drobny
    Darmstadt University of Technology, Institute of Botany, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287, Darmstadt, Germany
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1564:243-55. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Period-2 cycles and 2:1 phase locking in a biological clock driven by temperature pulses
    M Th Hütt
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    J Theor Biol 217:383-90. 2002
    ..Possible roles of such dynamics for the functioning of the biological clock are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of salt treatment and osmotic stress on V-ATPase and V-PPase in leaves of the halophyte Suaeda salsa
    B Wang
    , , Fachbereich 10, Schnittspahnstrasse 3-5, D-64287 Darmstadt, FRG
    J Exp Bot 52:2355-65. 2001
    ..The increase in V-ATPase activity is not obtained by structural changes of the enzyme, but by an increase in V-ATPase protein amount...
  21. pmc Spatiotemporal variation of metabolism in a plant circadian rhythm: the biological clock as an assembly of coupled individual oscillators
    U Rascher
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, D 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:11801-5. 2001
    ..The oscillators operate independently in space and time as a consequence of the dynamics of metabolic pools and limitations of CO(2) diffusion between tightly packed cells...
  22. ncbi request reprint Na+/H+-transporter, H+-pumps and an aquaporin in light and heavy tonoplast membranes from organic acid and NaCl accumulating vacuoles of the annual facultative CAM plant and halophyte Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L
    Svetlana Epimashko
    Institute of Botany, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schnittspahnstrasse 3 5, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
    Planta 224:944-51. 2006
    ..This is consistent with the view that this type of vacuoles serves for Na+ sequestration and is accordingly equipped with a high capacity of proton pumping and Na+ uptake via the Na+/H+-antiporter...
  23. pmc Stochastic noise interferes coherently with a model biological clock and produces specific dynamic behaviour
    F Beck
    Institute of Nuclear Physics, Department of Physics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schlossgartenstrasse 9, D-64289 Darmstadt, Germany
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1307-13. 2001
    ..Because of the generic structure of the underlying nonlinear dynamics they can, however, be regarded as a general property of the influence of noise on nonlinear excitable systems with fixed points occuring close to limit cycles...