Renze Heidstra

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Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Asymmetric cell division in plant development
    Renze Heidstra
    Department of Biology, Section Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, Netherlands
    Prog Mol Subcell Biol 45:1-37. 2007
  2. pmc SCARECROW is involved in positioning the stem cell niche in the Arabidopsis root meristem
    Sabrina Sabatini
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 17:354-8. 2003
  3. pmc The 14-amino acid CLV3, CLE19, and CLE40 peptides trigger consumption of the root meristem in Arabidopsis through a CLAVATA2-dependent pathway
    Martijn Fiers
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 17:2542-53. 2005
  4. ncbi Conserved factors regulate signalling in Arabidopsis thaliana shoot and root stem cell organizers
    Ananda K Sarkar
    Institute of Biology III, University of Freiburg, Schanzlestrasse 1, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Nature 446:811-4. 2007
  5. pmc Arabidopsis JACKDAW and MAGPIE zinc finger proteins delimit asymmetric cell division and stabilize tissue boundaries by restricting SHORT-ROOT action
    David Welch
    Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 21:2196-204. 2007
  6. pmc Mosaic analyses using marked activation and deletion clones dissect Arabidopsis SCARECROW action in asymmetric cell division
    Renze Heidstra
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 18:1964-9. 2004
  7. ncbi The PIN auxin efflux facilitator network controls growth and patterning in Arabidopsis roots
    Ikram Blilou
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nature 433:39-44. 2005
  8. ncbi PLETHORA proteins as dose-dependent master regulators of Arabidopsis root development
    Carla Galinha
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nature 449:1053-7. 2007
  9. ncbi A molecular framework for plant regeneration
    Jian Xu
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, Netherlands
    Science 311:385-8. 2006
  10. doi Stem cells: The root of all cells
    Inez Terpstra
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 20:1089-96. 2009

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Publications25

  1. ncbi Asymmetric cell division in plant development
    Renze Heidstra
    Department of Biology, Section Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, Netherlands
    Prog Mol Subcell Biol 45:1-37. 2007
    ..role of the plant hormone auxin and its polar transport machinery; 2. a MAP kinase signaling cascade and; 3. asymmetric segregating transcription factors that are involved in several asymmetric cell divisions...
  2. pmc SCARECROW is involved in positioning the stem cell niche in the Arabidopsis root meristem
    Sabrina Sabatini
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 17:354-8. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc The 14-amino acid CLV3, CLE19, and CLE40 peptides trigger consumption of the root meristem in Arabidopsis through a CLAVATA2-dependent pathway
    Martijn Fiers
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 17:2542-53. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi Conserved factors regulate signalling in Arabidopsis thaliana shoot and root stem cell organizers
    Ananda K Sarkar
    Institute of Biology III, University of Freiburg, Schanzlestrasse 1, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Nature 446:811-4. 2007
    ..Importantly, both WOX5 and WUS maintain stem cells in either a root or shoot context. Together, our data indicate that stem cell maintenance signalling in both meristems employs related regulators...
  5. pmc Arabidopsis JACKDAW and MAGPIE zinc finger proteins delimit asymmetric cell division and stabilize tissue boundaries by restricting SHORT-ROOT action
    David Welch
    Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 21:2196-204. 2007
    ..We provide evidence that JACKDAW and MAGPIE regulate tissue boundaries and asymmetric cell division and can control SHORT-ROOT and SCARECROW activity in a transcriptional and protein interaction network...
  6. pmc Mosaic analyses using marked activation and deletion clones dissect Arabidopsis SCARECROW action in asymmetric cell division
    Renze Heidstra
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH, The Netherlands
    Genes Dev 18:1964-9. 2004
    ..We provide evidence that SCR gene expression is under autoregulatory control, that SCR limits SHR movement, and that transient SCR action is sufficient to separate endodermis and cortex fates by asymmetric cell division...
  7. ncbi The PIN auxin efflux facilitator network controls growth and patterning in Arabidopsis roots
    Ikram Blilou
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nature 433:39-44. 2005
    ..Our data reveal an interaction network of auxin transport facilitators and root fate determinants that control patterning and growth of the root primordium...
  8. ncbi PLETHORA proteins as dose-dependent master regulators of Arabidopsis root development
    Carla Galinha
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nature 449:1053-7. 2007
    ..Our findings indicate that PLT protein dosage is translated into distinct cellular responses...
  9. ncbi A molecular framework for plant regeneration
    Jian Xu
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584CH Utrecht, Netherlands
    Science 311:385-8. 2006
    ..Thus, a regeneration mechanism using embryonic root stem-cell patterning factors first responds to and subsequently stabilizes a new hormone distribution...
  10. doi Stem cells: The root of all cells
    Inez Terpstra
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 20:1089-96. 2009
    ..Here we will address these issues as we follow the formation, function and maintenance of the root stem cell niche during development...
  11. pmc Probing the roles of LRR RLK genes in Arabidopsis thaliana roots using a custom T-DNA insertion set
    Colette A Ten Hove
    Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Section Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Plant Mol Biol 76:69-83. 2011
    ..The described collection of T-DNA insertion mutants provides a valuable tool for future research into the function of LRR RLK genes...
  12. pmc Distinct cell-autonomous functions of RETINOBLASTOMA-RELATED in Arabidopsis stem cells revealed by the Brother of Brainbow clonal analysis system
    Guy Wachsman
    Department of Biology, Utrecht University, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 23:2581-91. 2011
    ..Using the BOB system, we show that RBR has unique cell-autonomous functions in different cell types within the root stem cell niche...
  13. doi SCHIZORIZA encodes a nuclear factor regulating asymmetry of stem cell divisions in the Arabidopsis root
    Colette A Ten Hove
    Molecular Genetics, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Biol 20:452-7. 2010
    ..Thus, SCZ defines a novel pathway for asymmetric cell division in plants...
  14. ncbi The RETINOBLASTOMA-RELATED gene regulates stem cell maintenance in Arabidopsis roots
    Marjolein Wildwater
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cell 123:1337-49. 2005
    ..Expression analysis and genetic interactions position RBR-mediated regulation of the stem cell state downstream of the patterning gene SCARECROW...
  15. pmc Non-cell-autonomous rescue of anaphase-promoting complex function revealed by mosaic analysis of HOBBIT, an Arabidopsis CDC27 homolog
    Olivier Serralbo
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:13250-5. 2006
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  16. ncbi The PLETHORA genes mediate patterning of the Arabidopsis root stem cell niche
    Mitsuhiro Aida
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3514CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cell 119:109-20. 2004
    ..Thus, the PLT genes are key effectors for establishment of the stem cell niche during embryonic pattern formation...
  17. doi A PLETHORA-auxin transcription module controls cell division plane rotation through MAP65 and CLASP
    Pankaj Dhonukshe
    Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cell 149:383-96. 2012
    ..Our work demonstrates how transcription factor-mediated processes regulate the cellular machinery to control orientation of formative cell divisions in plants...
  18. ncbi Root-specific CLE19 overexpression and the sol1/2 suppressors implicate a CLV-like pathway in the control of Arabidopsis root meristem maintenance
    Eva Casamitjana-Martinez
    Developmental Genetics, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Biol 13:1435-41. 2003
    ..SOL1 encodes a putative Zn(2+)-carboxypeptidase, which may be involved in ligand processing...
  19. ncbi Who begets whom? Plant cell fate determination by asymmetric cell division
    Colette A Ten Hove
    Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 11:34-41. 2008
    ..Finally, new studies on stomatal development have identified several intrinsic acting factors that specify cell fate and an extrinsic signaling cascade that controls the number and plane of asymmetric divisions...
  20. pmc Trans-repression of gene activity upstream of T-DNA tagged RLK902 links Arabidopsis root growth inhibition and downy mildew resistance
    Colette A Ten Hove
    Molecular Genetics, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e19028. 2011
    ..The results suggest T-DNA mediated trans-repression of multiple genes upstream of the RLK902 locus links both phenotypes...
  21. doi Microarray-based identification of transcription factor target genes
    Maartje Gorte
    Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Methods Mol Biol 754:119-41. 2011
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  22. doi The CRE/lox system as a tool for developmental studies at the cell and tissue level
    Guy Wachsman
    Molecular Genetics Group, Department of Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Methods Mol Biol 655:47-64. 2010
    ..In this chapter, we describe in detail protocols for the application of a two-vector based CRE/lox system, enabling controlled timing and position of gain or loss of function clonal analyses...
  23. pmc Root genomics: towards digital in situ hybridization
    Ben Scheres
    Department of Molecular Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Padualaan 3, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genome Biol 5:227. 2004
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  24. ncbi Vectorial information for Arabidopsis planar polarity is mediated by combined AUX1, EIN2, and GNOM activity
    Urs Fischer
    Umea Plant Science Centre, Department of Forest Genetics and Plant Physiology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 90183 Umea, Sweden
    Curr Biol 16:2143-9. 2006
    ..Hence, auxin may provide vectorial information for planar polarity that requires combinatorial AUX1, EIN2, and GNOM activity upstream of ROP positioning...
  25. ncbi Cytokinins determine Arabidopsis root-meristem size by controlling cell differentiation
    Raffaele Dello Ioio
    Dipartimento di Genetica e Biologia Molecolare, Laboratory of Functional Genomics and Proteomics of Model Systems, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Curr Biol 17:678-82. 2007
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