Sergi Munne-Bosch

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Affiliation: Universitat de Barcelona
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Perennially young: seed production and quality in controlled and natural populations of Cistus albidus reveal compensatory mechanisms that prevent senescence in terms of seed yield and viability
    Maren Müller
    Departamento de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 65:287-97. 2014
  2. pmc Salicylic acid deficiency in NahG transgenic lines and sid2 mutants increases seed yield in the annual plant Arabidopsis thaliana
    Maria Elizabeth Abreu
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 60:1261-71. 2009
  3. pmc Increased sensitivity to salt stress in tocopherol-deficient Arabidopsis mutants growing in a hydroponic system
    Hasna Ellouzi
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal Facultat de Biologia Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona, Spain Laboratoire des Plantes Extrêmophiles Center of Biotechnology of Borj Cedria Hammam, Tunisia
    Plant Signal Behav 8:e23136. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Physiological and molecular responses of the isoprenoid biosynthetic pathway in a drought-resistant Mediterranean shrub, Cistus creticus exposed to water deficit
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Facultat de Biologia, Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 166:136-45. 2009
  5. pmc Rapid and sensitive hormonal profiling of complex plant samples by liquid chromatography coupled to electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry
    Maren Müller
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Methods 7:37. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced ferredoxin-dependent cyclic electron flow around photosystem I and alpha-tocopherol quinone accumulation in water-stressed ndhB-inactivated tobacco mutants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 222:502-11. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in oxidative stress markers and abscisic acid levels in a drought-tolerant shrub, Cistus clusii grown under Mediterranean field conditions
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 225:1039-49. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of water deficit on photosystem II photochemistry and photoprotection during acclimation of lyreleaf sage (Salvia lyrata L.) plants to high light
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Photochem Photobiol B 85:191-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Alpha-tocopherol may influence cellular signaling by modulating jasmonic acid levels in plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 225:681-91. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Do perennials really senesce?
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, Barcelona, Spain
    Trends Plant Sci 13:216-20. 2008

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  1. pmc Perennially young: seed production and quality in controlled and natural populations of Cistus albidus reveal compensatory mechanisms that prevent senescence in terms of seed yield and viability
    Maren Müller
    Departamento de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 65:287-97. 2014
    ..In conclusion, increased plant size may explain the loss of seed viability in the experimental field, but older smaller individuals in natural populations can escape senescence in terms of seed viability loss. ..
  2. pmc Salicylic acid deficiency in NahG transgenic lines and sid2 mutants increases seed yield in the annual plant Arabidopsis thaliana
    Maria Elizabeth Abreu
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 60:1261-71. 2009
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  3. pmc Increased sensitivity to salt stress in tocopherol-deficient Arabidopsis mutants growing in a hydroponic system
    Hasna Ellouzi
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal Facultat de Biologia Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona, Spain Laboratoire des Plantes Extrêmophiles Center of Biotechnology of Borj Cedria Hammam, Tunisia
    Plant Signal Behav 8:e23136. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Physiological and molecular responses of the isoprenoid biosynthetic pathway in a drought-resistant Mediterranean shrub, Cistus creticus exposed to water deficit
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Facultat de Biologia, Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 166:136-45. 2009
    ..creticus plants, and that the genes encoding HPT and NCED may play a key role in the drought stress resistance of this Mediterranean shrub by modulating abscisic acid and tocopherol biosynthesis...
  5. pmc Rapid and sensitive hormonal profiling of complex plant samples by liquid chromatography coupled to electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry
    Maren Müller
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Methods 7:37. 2011
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  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced ferredoxin-dependent cyclic electron flow around photosystem I and alpha-tocopherol quinone accumulation in water-stressed ndhB-inactivated tobacco mutants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 222:502-11. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Age-related changes in oxidative stress markers and abscisic acid levels in a drought-tolerant shrub, Cistus clusii grown under Mediterranean field conditions
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 225:1039-49. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of water deficit on photosystem II photochemistry and photoprotection during acclimation of lyreleaf sage (Salvia lyrata L.) plants to high light
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Photochem Photobiol B 85:191-7. 2006
    ..As stress persisted, enhanced formation of reactive oxygen species might ultimately damage the PSII, as indicated by the reductions in the F(v)/F(m) ratio...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alpha-tocopherol may influence cellular signaling by modulating jasmonic acid levels in plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 225:681-91. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Do perennials really senesce?
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, Barcelona, Spain
    Trends Plant Sci 13:216-20. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of alpha-tocopherol in plant stress tolerance
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 162:743-8. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Photo- and antioxidative protection, and a role for salicylic acid during drought and recovery in field-grown Phillyrea angustifolia plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Unitat d Ecofisiologia CSIC CEAB CREAF, Facultat de Ciencies, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Planta 217:758-66. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Linking tocopherols with cellular signaling in plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Department o fBiologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Barcelona, Spain
    New Phytol 166:363-6. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Photo- and antioxidative protection during summer leaf senescence in Pistacia lentiscus L. grown under Mediterranean field conditions
    S Munne-Bosch
    Unitat d Ecofisiologia CSIC CEAB CREAF, Facultat de Ciencies, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Bot 92:385-91. 2003
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  15. pmc Airborne ethylene may alter antioxidant protection and reduce tolerance of holm oak to heat and drought stress
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Physiol 136:2937-47; discussion 3002. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate for the first time that airborne ethylene at concentrations similar to those found in polluted areas may reduce plant stress tolerance by altering, among other possible mechanisms, antioxidant defenses...
  16. pmc Drought-induced changes in the redox state of alpha-tocopherol, ascorbate, and the diterpene carnosic acid in chloroplasts of Labiatae species differing in carnosic acid contents
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, Spain
    Plant Physiol 131:1816-25. 2003
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  17. doi request reprint Enhanced oxidative stress in the ethylene-insensitive (ein3-1) mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana exposed to salt stress
    María Amparo Asensi-Fabado
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 169:360-8. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Drought-induced changes in flavonoids and other low molecular weight antioxidants in Cistus clusii grown under Mediterranean field conditions
    Iker Hernández
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Tree Physiol 24:1303-11. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Enhanced alpha-tocopherol quinone levels and xanthophyll cycle de-epoxidation in rosemary plants exposed to water deficit during a Mediterranean winter
    Maren Müller
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 163:601-6. 2006
    ..The biological significance of alpha-tocopherol and alpha-TQ in the network of photo- and antioxidative protection mechanisms evolved by plants to withstand stress is discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Age and sex-related changes in cytokinins, auxins and abscisic acid in a centenarian relict herbaceous perennial
    Marta Oñate
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 235:349-58. 2012
    ..The alternate use of five meristematic points in the tuber could explain the extraordinary longevity of this species...
  21. doi request reprint Hyponastic leaf growth decreases the photoprotective demand, prevents damage to photosystem II and delays leaf senescence in Salvia broussonetii plants
    Maria Elizabeth Abreu
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Physiol Plant 134:369-79. 2008
    ..broussonetii plants. Hyponastic leaf growth is therefore one of the first photoprotection mechanisms activated in this species to avoid the negative impact of high-light stress in the field...
  22. doi request reprint Ethylene signaling may be involved in the regulation of tocopherol biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Jana Cela
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    FEBS Lett 583:992-6. 2009
    ..It is concluded that ethylene perception and signaling may be involved in the regulation of tocopherol biosynthesis during water stress and leaf aging...
  23. doi request reprint Photo- and antioxidant protection and salicylic acid accumulation during post-anthesis leaf senescence in Salvia lanigera grown under Mediterranean climate
    Maria Elizabeth Abreu
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Physiol Plant 131:590-8. 2007
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  24. ncbi request reprint Enhanced photo- and antioxidative protection, and hydrogen peroxide accumulation in drought-stressed Cistus clusii and Cistus albidus plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Tree Physiol 23:1-12. 2003
    ..albidus. We conclude that several structural and biochemical mechanisms underlie stress resistance in C. clusii and C. albidus, and are indicative of the different degrees of stress resistance of these shrubs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Interplay between ascorbic acid and lipophilic antioxidant defences in chloroplasts of water-stressed Arabidopsis plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    FEBS Lett 524:145-8. 2002
    ..These results are indicative of the interplay between Asc and lipophilic antioxidants in chloroplasts of WS plants in vivo, and show that Asc contributes to the protection of thylakoid membrane lipids from oxidation in stressed plants...
  26. ncbi request reprint Enhanced oxidation of flavan-3-ols and proanthocyanidin accumulation in water-stressed tea plants
    Iker Hernández
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Phytochemistry 67:1120-6. 2006
    ..Besides demonstrating flavonoid accumulation in drought-stressed tea plants, we show for the first time that EC and EGCG are oxidized to their respective quinones in plants in vivo...
  27. doi request reprint Leaves of field-grown mastic trees suffer oxidative stress at the two extremes of their lifespan
    Marta Juvany
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 643, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Integr Plant Biol 54:584-94. 2012
    ..We have concluded that both young (emerging) and old (senescing) leaves suffer oxidative stress in mastic trees, which may be linked in part to suboptimal temperatures during late autumn and winter as well as to low vitamin E levels...
  28. pmc Hydrogen peroxide is involved in the acclimation of the Mediterranean shrub, Cistus albidus L., to summer drought
    Tana Jubany-Marí
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 60:107-20. 2009
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  29. doi request reprint Drought and cadmium may be as effective as salinity in conferring subsequent salt stress tolerance in Cakile maritima
    Hasna Ellouzi
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, 08028, Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 237:1311-23. 2013
    ..The positive effects of drought and cadmium were of similar magnitude to those provided by salt pre-exposure, which indicated an effective cross-tolerance response in this species...
  30. doi request reprint Naringenin inhibits seed germination and seedling root growth through a salicylic acid-independent mechanism in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Iker Hernández
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Edifici Margalef, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcleona, Avda Diagonal 643, Margalef Bldg, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Physiol Biochem 61:24-8. 2012
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  31. doi request reprint Hormonal regulation of leaf senescence in Lilium
    Laia Arrom
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 643, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 169:1542-50. 2012
    ....
  32. pmc Accumulation of γ- rather than α-tocopherol alters ethylene signaling gene expression in the vte4 mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Jana Cela
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Av Diagonal 645, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Cell Physiol 52:1389-400. 2011
    ..It is concluded that jasmonic acid and ethylene signaling pathways are down-regulated in mature leaves of salt-stressed vte4 plants...
  33. doi request reprint Photo-oxidative stress in emerging and senescing leaves: a mirror image?
    Marta Juvany
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 64:3087-98. 2013
    ..In this review, we summarize current knowledge of photoinhibition, photoprotection, and photo-oxidative stress at the two ends of the leaf life cycle: early leaf growth and leaf senescence...
  34. doi request reprint Sucrose accelerates flower opening and delays senescence through a hormonal effect in cut lily flowers
    Laia Arrom
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Plant Sci 188:41-7. 2012
    ..It is concluded that sucrose addition to the vase solution exerts an effect on flower opening and senescence by, among other factors, altering the hormonal balance of several floral tissues...
  35. pmc Influence of plant maturity, shoot reproduction and sex on vegetative growth in the dioecious plant Urtica dioica
    Marta Oñate
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Bot 104:945-56. 2009
    ..This work was aimed at evaluating the effects of plant maturity, shoot reproduction and sex on the growth of leaves and shoots...
  36. ncbi request reprint Isoprenoids: an evolutionary pool for photoprotection
    Josep Penuelas
    Unitat d Ecofisiologia CSIC CEAB CREAF, Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications, Edifici C, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Trends Plant Sci 10:166-9. 2005
    ..Compelling evidence indicates that these non-ubiquitous isoprenoids might be particularly relevant in adapting plants to adverse climatic conditions by serving as additional and/or alternative protection mechanisms...
  37. doi request reprint Plant aging and excess light enhance flavan-3-ol content in Cistus clusii
    Iker Hernández
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, Barcelona, Spain
    J Plant Physiol 168:96-102. 2011
    ..From the result of the present study, we conclude that excess light enhances flavan-3-ol content in C. clusii, a process enhanced as plants age due to increased excess light stress...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ecophysiology of invasive plants: osmotic adjustment and antioxidants
    Marta Pintó-Marijuan
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 643, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Trends Plant Sci 18:660-6. 2013
    ..We suggest that a combined approach would also be of considerable benefit for the development of effective governmental biodiversity conservation policies. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E analyses in seeds reveal a dominant presence of tocotrienols over tocopherols in the Arecaceae family
    Laura Siles
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 643, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Phytochemistry 95:207-14. 2013
    ..We conclude that tocotrienol, rather than tocopherol, accumulation is a conserved trait in seeds of the Arecaceae family. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint New insights into the function of tocopherols in plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, 08028, Barcelona, Spain
    Planta 218:323-6. 2004
  41. pmc Sex-related differences in lipid peroxidation and photoprotection in Pistacia lentiscus
    Marta Juvany
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal, 643, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Exp Bot 65:1039-49. 2014
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Alpha-tocopherol: a multifaceted molecule in plants
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Vitam Horm 76:375-92. 2007
    ..alpha-Tocopherol may influence cellular signaling by controlling the propagation of lipid peroxidation in chloroplasts, therefore modulating the formation of oxylipins such as the phytohormone jasmonic acid...
  43. doi request reprint Vitamins in plants: occurrence, biosynthesis and antioxidant function
    M Amparo Asensi-Fabado
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Avinguda Diagonal 645, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    Trends Plant Sci 15:582-92. 2010
    ..In particular, we discuss novel evidence for, as well as evidence against, a role of B vitamins as important antioxidants...
  44. ncbi request reprint Functional interplay between protein kinase CK2 and salicylic acid sustains PIN transcriptional expression and root development
    Laia Armengot
    Departament de Bioquimica i Biologia Molecular, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra Barcelona, Spain
    Plant J 78:411-23. 2014
    ..Thus, unlike the outcome in mammals, an excess of CK2 in plant cells does not produce neoplasia, but it might be advantageous for plant fitness. ..