Peter Kroth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Konstanz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo characterization of diatom multipartite plastid targeting signals
    Kirk E Apt
    Martek Biosciences Corp, 6480 Dobbin Rd, Columbia, MD 21045, USA
    J Cell Sci 115:4061-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The peculiar distribution of class I and class II aldolases in diatoms and in red algae
    Peter G Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, Postfach M611, Konstanz, Germany
    Curr Genet 48:389-400. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular biology and the biotechnological potential of diatoms
    Peter Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Adv Exp Med Biol 616:23-33. 2007
  4. pmc A model for carbohydrate metabolism in the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum deduced from comparative whole genome analysis
    Peter G Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1426. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The presence and localization of thioredoxins in diatoms, unicellular algae of secondary endosymbiotic origin
    Till Weber
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Mol Plant 2:468-77. 2009
  6. pmc A novel type of light-harvesting antenna protein of red algal origin in algae with secondary plastids
    Sabine Sturm
    Ökophysiologie der Pflanzen, Fach 611, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 13:159. 2013
  7. pmc Gene expression and activity of digestive proteases in Daphnia: effects of cyanobacterial protease inhibitors
    Anke Schwarzenberger
    University of Cologne, Cologne Centre for Biosciences, Zülpicher Strasse 47 b, 50674 Cologne, Germany
    BMC Physiol 10:6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Presequence acquisition during secondary endocytobiosis and the possible role of introns
    Oliver Kilian
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    J Mol Evol 58:712-21. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint In diatoms, the transthylakoid proton gradient regulates the photoprotective non-photochemical fluorescence quenching beyond its control on the xanthophyll cycle
    Johann Lavaud
    Group of Plant Ecophysiology, Biology Department, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Plant Cell Physiol 47:1010-6. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Intracellular distribution of the reductive and oxidative pentose phosphate pathways in two diatoms
    Ansgar Gruber
    Pflanzliche Okophysiologie, Universitat Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    J Basic Microbiol 49:58-72. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo characterization of diatom multipartite plastid targeting signals
    Kirk E Apt
    Martek Biosciences Corp, 6480 Dobbin Rd, Columbia, MD 21045, USA
    J Cell Sci 115:4061-9. 2002
    ..Our data strongly support the hypothesis of a multi-step plastid targeting process in chromophytic algae and raises questions about the continuity of the ER and CER and the function of the latter in polypeptide trafficking...
  2. ncbi request reprint The peculiar distribution of class I and class II aldolases in diatoms and in red algae
    Peter G Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, Postfach M611, Konstanz, Germany
    Curr Genet 48:389-400. 2005
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  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular biology and the biotechnological potential of diatoms
    Peter Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Adv Exp Med Biol 616:23-33. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc A model for carbohydrate metabolism in the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum deduced from comparative whole genome analysis
    Peter G Kroth
    Fachbereich Biologie, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1426. 2008
    ..Diatoms are unicellular algae responsible for approximately 20% of global carbon fixation. Their evolution by secondary endocytobiosis resulted in a complex cellular structure and metabolism compared to algae with primary plastids...
  5. doi request reprint The presence and localization of thioredoxins in diatoms, unicellular algae of secondary endosymbiotic origin
    Till Weber
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Mol Plant 2:468-77. 2009
    ..This is one of the few indications for so far unknown enzymatic reactions in the space between the two pairs of diatom plastid envelope membranes...
  6. pmc A novel type of light-harvesting antenna protein of red algal origin in algae with secondary plastids
    Sabine Sturm
    Ökophysiologie der Pflanzen, Fach 611, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    BMC Evol Biol 13:159. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Gene expression and activity of digestive proteases in Daphnia: effects of cyanobacterial protease inhibitors
    Anke Schwarzenberger
    University of Cologne, Cologne Centre for Biosciences, Zülpicher Strasse 47 b, 50674 Cologne, Germany
    BMC Physiol 10:6. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Presequence acquisition during secondary endocytobiosis and the possible role of introns
    Oliver Kilian
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    J Mol Evol 58:712-21. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint In diatoms, the transthylakoid proton gradient regulates the photoprotective non-photochemical fluorescence quenching beyond its control on the xanthophyll cycle
    Johann Lavaud
    Group of Plant Ecophysiology, Biology Department, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Plant Cell Physiol 47:1010-6. 2006
    ..It confirms the NPQ model previously proposed for diatoms...
  10. doi request reprint Intracellular distribution of the reductive and oxidative pentose phosphate pathways in two diatoms
    Ansgar Gruber
    Pflanzliche Okophysiologie, Universitat Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    J Basic Microbiol 49:58-72. 2009
    ..A 6-phosphogluconolactone dehydrogenase is apparently plastid associated in P. tricornutum and might be active in the periplastidic compartment, suggesting that this compartment might be involved in metabolic processes in diatoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of a new conserved motif within the presequence of proteins targeted into complex diatom plastids
    Oliver Kilian
    Fachbereich Biologie, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Plant J 41:175-83. 2005
    ..Furthermore we show that treatment of the cells with Brefeldin A arrests protein transport into the diatom plastids suggesting that a vesicular transport step within the plastid membranes may occur...
  12. ncbi request reprint Protein targeting into complex diatom plastids: functional characterisation of a specific targeting motif
    Ansgar Gruber
    Plant Ecophysiology, University of Konstanz, Universitatsstrasse 10, 78464, Konstanz, Germany
    Plant Mol Biol 64:519-30. 2007
    ..Deletions within the signal peptide domains also impaired plastid import, showing that the presence of F at the N-terminus of the transit peptide together with a cleavable signal peptide is crucial for plastid import...
  13. pmc Bacteria associated with benthic diatoms from Lake Constance: phylogeny and influences on diatom growth and secretion of extracellular polymeric substances
    Christian G Bruckner
    Fachbereich Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, D 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:7740-9. 2008
    ..Biofilms were formed only in the presence of bacteria. Phylogenetic analysis and coculture studies indicate an adaptation of Proteobacteria and Bacteroidetes to the microenvironment created by the diatom biofilm...
  14. ncbi request reprint Protein transport into secondary plastids and the evolution of primary and secondary plastids
    Peter G Kroth
    Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Int Rev Cytol 221:191-255. 2002
    ..This review deals with current knowledge about the evolution and function of primary and secondary plastids and the respective protein-targeting systems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Genetic transformation: a tool to study protein targeting in diatoms
    Peter G Kroth
    Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 390:257-67. 2007
    ..Here a protocol for the genetic transformation of the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum is described as well as the subsequent characterization of the transformants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Nucleus-to-nucleus gene transfer and protein retargeting into a remnant cytoplasm of cryptophytes and diatoms
    Sven B Gould
    Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg, Germany
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2413-22. 2006
    ..tricornutum. Furthermore, the described cryptophyte PPC proteins possibly allow the elucidation of the processes by which proteins are involved in different levels of host control over its eukaryotic organelle...
  17. ncbi request reprint The regulation of carbon and nutrient assimilation in diatoms is significantly different from green algae
    Christian Wilhelm
    Department of Plant Physiology, Institute of Biology I, University of Leipzig, Johannisallee 23, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Protist 157:91-124. 2006
  18. pmc Diatom plastids possess a phosphoribulokinase with an altered regulation and no oxidative pentose phosphate pathway
    Andreas K Michels
    Institute of Plant Biochemistry, University of Dusseldorf, 40225 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Plant Physiol 137:911-20. 2005
    ..We discuss our results in the context of rearrangements of the subcellular compartmentation of metabolic pathways due to the peculiar evolution of diatoms by secondary endocytobiosis...
  19. pmc New insight into Phaeodactylum tricornutum fatty acid metabolism. Cloning and functional characterization of plastidial and microsomal delta12-fatty acid desaturases
    Frederic Domergue
    Institut fur Allgemeine Botanik, Universitat Hamburg, Ohnhorststrasse 18, Germany
    Plant Physiol 131:1648-60. 2003
    ..tricornutum was highly specific for 16:1(Delta9). Our results indicate that in contrast to EPA, which is synthesized in the microsomes, the hexadecatrienoic acid isomer found in P. tricornutum (16:3(Delta6,9,12)) is of plastidial origin...
  20. ncbi request reprint Protein targeting into the complex plastid of cryptophytes
    Sven B Gould
    Cell Biology, Philipps University Marburg, Karl von Frisch Strasse 8, 35042, Marburg, Germany
    J Mol Evol 62:674-81. 2006
    ..Furthermore, we demonstrate that one single, but conserved amino acid is the triggering key for the discrimination between nucleus-encoded plastid and periplastidal proteins...