Aaron Fait

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Highway or byway: the metabolic role of the GABA shunt in plants
    Aaron Fait
    Department Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14476 Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Trends Plant Sci 13:14-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Network analysis: tackling complex data to study plant metabolism
    David Toubiana
    Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14476 Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Trends Biotechnol 31:29-36. 2013
  3. pmc Reduced expression of succinyl-coenzyme A ligase can be compensated for by up-regulation of the gamma-aminobutyrate shunt in illuminated tomato leaves
    Claudia Studart-Guimaraes
    Department Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, 14476 Golm, Germany
    Plant Physiol 145:626-39. 2007
  4. pmc Reconfiguration of the achene and receptacle metabolic networks during strawberry fruit development
    Aaron Fait
    Abteilung Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Plant Physiol 148:730-50. 2008
  5. pmc Mitochondrial succinic-semialdehyde dehydrogenase of the gamma-aminobutyrate shunt is required to restrict levels of reactive oxygen intermediates in plants
    Nicolas Bouche
    School of Biology, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:6843-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The root-specific glutamate decarboxylase (GAD1) is essential for sustaining GABA levels in Arabidopsis
    Nicolas Bouche
    Commissariat a l Energie Atomique, Direction des Sciences du Vivant, Service de Bioenergetique, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Plant Mol Biol 55:315-25. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint GABA shunt deficiencies and accumulation of reactive oxygen intermediates: insight from Arabidopsis mutants
    Aaron Fait
    Department of Plant Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science, 76100 Rehovot, Israel
    FEBS Lett 579:415-20. 2005
  8. pmc The COMATOSE ATP-binding cassette transporter is required for full fertility in Arabidopsis
    Steven Footitt
    Crop Performance and Improvement Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK
    Plant Physiol 144:1467-80. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Increasing amino acid supply in pea embryos reveals specific interactions of N and C metabolism, and highlights the importance of mitochondrial metabolism
    Kathleen Weigelt
    Leibniz Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Gatersleben, Germany
    Plant J 55:909-26. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Highway or byway: the metabolic role of the GABA shunt in plants
    Aaron Fait
    Department Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14476 Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Trends Plant Sci 13:14-9. 2008
    ..We further evaluate technological developments that will likely allow us to address the quantitative importance of this shunt within the biological processes to which it contributes...
  2. doi request reprint Network analysis: tackling complex data to study plant metabolism
    David Toubiana
    Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Am Muhlenberg 1, 14476 Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Trends Biotechnol 31:29-36. 2013
    ..The relationship between structural and biological roles of network components can be evaluated and employed to aid metabolic engineering...
  3. pmc Reduced expression of succinyl-coenzyme A ligase can be compensated for by up-regulation of the gamma-aminobutyrate shunt in illuminated tomato leaves
    Claudia Studart-Guimaraes
    Department Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, 14476 Golm, Germany
    Plant Physiol 145:626-39. 2007
    ..The results are discussed in the context of current models of plant respiration in mitochondrial and cellular metabolism of the illuminated leaf...
  4. pmc Reconfiguration of the achene and receptacle metabolic networks during strawberry fruit development
    Aaron Fait
    Abteilung Willmitzer, Max Planck Institut fur Molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie, Potsdam Golm, Germany
    Plant Physiol 148:730-50. 2008
    ..The data are discussed within the context of current models both of the interaction of primary and secondary metabolism and of the metabolic interaction between the different plant organs...
  5. pmc Mitochondrial succinic-semialdehyde dehydrogenase of the gamma-aminobutyrate shunt is required to restrict levels of reactive oxygen intermediates in plants
    Nicolas Bouche
    School of Biology, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:6843-8. 2003
    ..Our work establishes a role for the GABA shunt in preventing the accumulation of reactive oxygen intermediates and cell death, which appears to be essential for plant defense against environmental stress...
  6. ncbi request reprint The root-specific glutamate decarboxylase (GAD1) is essential for sustaining GABA levels in Arabidopsis
    Nicolas Bouche
    Commissariat a l Energie Atomique, Direction des Sciences du Vivant, Service de Bioenergetique, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Plant Mol Biol 55:315-25. 2004
    ..Our results show that the root-specific calcium/calmodulin-regulated GAD1 plays a major role in GABA synthesis in plants under normal growth conditions and in response to stress...
  7. ncbi request reprint GABA shunt deficiencies and accumulation of reactive oxygen intermediates: insight from Arabidopsis mutants
    Aaron Fait
    Department of Plant Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science, 76100 Rehovot, Israel
    FEBS Lett 579:415-20. 2005
    ..These results provide novel evidence for the relationship between the GABA shunt and ROI, which may, in part, explain the phenotype of SSADH-deficient plants and animals...
  8. pmc The COMATOSE ATP-binding cassette transporter is required for full fertility in Arabidopsis
    Steven Footitt
    Crop Performance and Improvement Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK
    Plant Physiol 144:1467-80. 2007
    ..Taken together, our data support an important role for beta-oxidation in fertility in Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) and suggest that this pathway could play a role in the mobilization of lipids in both pollen and female tissues...
  9. doi request reprint Increasing amino acid supply in pea embryos reveals specific interactions of N and C metabolism, and highlights the importance of mitochondrial metabolism
    Kathleen Weigelt
    Leibniz Institut für Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Gatersleben, Germany
    Plant J 55:909-26. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate that legume seeds have a high capacity to regulate N:C ratios, and highlight the importance of mitochondria in the control of N-C balance and amino acid homeostasis...