Genomes and Genes

Salma Balazadeh


Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology
Country: Germany


  1. Garapati P, Feil R, Lunn J, Van Dijck P, Balazadeh S, Mueller Roeber B. Transcription Factor Arabidopsis Activating Factor1 Integrates Carbon Starvation Responses with Trehalose Metabolism. Plant Physiol. 2015;169:379-90 pubmed publisher
  2. Ma X, Zhang Y, Turecková V, Xue G, Fernie A, Mueller Roeber B, et al. The NAC Transcription Factor SlNAP2 Regulates Leaf Senescence and Fruit Yield in Tomato. Plant Physiol. 2018;177:1286-1302 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data indicate that SlNAP2 has a central role in controlling leaf senescence and fruit yield in tomato. ..
  3. Garapati P, Xue G, Munné Bosch S, Balazadeh S. Transcription Factor ATAF1 in Arabidopsis Promotes Senescence by Direct Regulation of Key Chloroplast Maintenance and Senescence Transcriptional Cascades. Plant Physiol. 2015;168:1122-39 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, ATAF1 serves as a core transcriptional activator of senescence by coupling stress-related signaling with photosynthesis- and senescence-related transcriptional cascades. ..
  4. Allu A, Brotman Y, Xue G, Balazadeh S. Transcription factor ANAC032 modulates JA/SA signalling in response to Pseudomonas syringae infection. EMBO Rep. 2016;17:1578-1589 pubmed
    ..2A Thus, ANAC032 enhances resistance to Pst by generating an orchestrated transcriptional output towards key SA- and JA-signalling genes coordinated through direct binding of ANAC032 to the MYC2, NIMIN1 and PDF1.2A promoters. ..