Asaph Aharoni

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Reverse genetics of floral scent: application of tobacco rattle virus-based gene silencing in Petunia
    Ben Spitzer
    Robert H Smith Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Plant Physiol 145:1241-50. 2007
  2. pmc Terpenoid metabolism in wild-type and transgenic Arabidopsis plants
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 15:2866-84. 2003
  3. pmc Gain and loss of fruit flavor compounds produced by wild and cultivated strawberry species
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 16:3110-31. 2004
  4. pmc Improvement of water use efficiency in rice by expression of HARDY, an Arabidopsis drought and salt tolerance gene
    Aarati Karaba
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 16, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:15270-5. 2007
  5. pmc Functional characterization of enzymes forming volatile esters from strawberry and banana
    Jules Beekwilder
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 135:1865-78. 2004
  6. pmc The SHINE clade of AP2 domain transcription factors activates wax biosynthesis, alters cuticle properties, and confers drought tolerance when overexpressed in Arabidopsis
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 16:2463-80. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Nontargeted metabolome analysis by use of Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Mass Spectrometry
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    OMICS 6:217-34. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Gene expression analysis of strawberry achene and receptacle maturation using DNA microarrays
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, PO Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Bot 53:2073-87. 2002
  9. pmc Novel insight into vascular, stress, and auxin-dependent and -independent gene expression programs in strawberry, a non-climacteric fruit
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, P O Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 129:1019-31. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic engineering of terpenoid metabolism attracts bodyguards to Arabidopsis
    Iris F Kappers
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, Post Office Box 8031, 6700 EH Wageningen, Netherlands
    Science 309:2070-2. 2005

Collaborators

  • Jules Beekwilder
  • Harro J Bouwmeester
  • Wilfried Schwab
  • Ashok P Giri
  • Maarten A Jongsma
  • Nayelli Marsch-Martinez
  • Reinhard Jetter
  • R Kaldenhoff
  • J Chory
  • Marcel Dicke
  • Samuel Bocobza
  • Markus Griesser
  • Adaya Cohen
  • Michal Shapira
  • David Panikashvili
  • Juan Munoz-Blanco
  • Ben Spitzer
  • Aarati Karaba
  • Tali Mandel
  • Stefan Lunkenbein
  • Iris F Kappers
  • Danny Barash
  • Klara Kedem
  • Carlo Rosati
  • Isana Veksler
  • Mari Luz Bellido
  • Thomas Hoffmann
  • Idan Gabdank
  • Barbara Fink
  • Robert Kurtzer
  • Tania Masci
  • Evgeny Nudler
  • Marianna Ovadis
  • Orit Edelbaum
  • Kurniawan R Trijatmiko
  • Oren Barkai
  • Ilana Rogachev
  • Andy Pereira
  • Rochus B Franke
  • Makarla Udayakumar
  • Ira Marton
  • Rene Höfer
  • Shai Morin
  • Sigal Savaldi-Goldstein
  • Avital Adato
  • Tamar Yifhar
  • Karaba N Nataraja
  • Alexander Vainstein
  • Raffaella Greco
  • Michal Moyal Ben Zvi
  • Arjun Krishnan
  • Michal Alon
  • Elena Marhevka
  • Lukas Schreiber
  • Shital Dixit
  • Elma M J Salentijn
  • Heather A Coiner
  • Mariluz Bellido
  • Teun W J M van Herpen
  • Ludo L P Luckerhoff

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Reverse genetics of floral scent: application of tobacco rattle virus-based gene silencing in Petunia
    Ben Spitzer
    Robert H Smith Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Plant Physiol 145:1241-50. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Terpenoid metabolism in wild-type and transgenic Arabidopsis plants
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 15:2866-84. 2003
    ..This study further demonstrates the value of Arabidopsis for studies of the biosynthesis and ecological role of terpenoids and provides new insights into their metabolism in wild-type and transgenic plants...
  3. pmc Gain and loss of fruit flavor compounds produced by wild and cultivated strawberry species
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 16:3110-31. 2004
    ..The findings shed light on the molecular evolutionary mechanisms resulting in different flavor profiles that are eventually selected for in domesticated species...
  4. pmc Improvement of water use efficiency in rice by expression of HARDY, an Arabidopsis drought and salt tolerance gene
    Aarati Karaba
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 16, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:15270-5. 2007
    ..The results exemplify application of a gene identified from the model plant Arabidopsis for the improvement of water use efficiency coincident with drought resistance in the crop plant rice...
  5. pmc Functional characterization of enzymes forming volatile esters from strawberry and banana
    Jules Beekwilder
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 135:1865-78. 2004
    ..This confirmed that the availability of alcohol substrates is an important parameter to consider when engineering volatile ester formation in plants...
  6. pmc The SHINE clade of AP2 domain transcription factors activates wax biosynthesis, alters cuticle properties, and confers drought tolerance when overexpressed in Arabidopsis
    Asaph Aharoni
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 16:2463-80. 2004
    ..We propose that these diverse functions are mediated by regulating metabolism of lipid and/or cell wall components...
  7. ncbi request reprint Nontargeted metabolome analysis by use of Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Mass Spectrometry
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    OMICS 6:217-34. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Gene expression analysis of strawberry achene and receptacle maturation using DNA microarrays
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, PO Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Bot 53:2073-87. 2002
    ....
  9. pmc Novel insight into vascular, stress, and auxin-dependent and -independent gene expression programs in strawberry, a non-climacteric fruit
    Asaph Aharoni
    Business Unit Cell Cybernetics, Plant Research International, P O Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 129:1019-31. 2002
    ..Novel auxin-dependent genes and processes were identified in addition to transcriptional programs acting independent of auxin mainly related to cell wall metabolism and stress response...
  10. ncbi request reprint Genetic engineering of terpenoid metabolism attracts bodyguards to Arabidopsis
    Iris F Kappers
    Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University, Post Office Box 8031, 6700 EH Wageningen, Netherlands
    Science 309:2070-2. 2005
    ..These altered plants attracted carnivorous predatory mites (Phytoseiulus persimilis) that aid the plants' defense mechanisms...
  11. pmc Cinnamate metabolism in ripening fruit. Characterization of a UDP-glucose:cinnamate glucosyltransferase from strawberry
    Stefan Lunkenbein
    Biomolecular Food Technology, Technical University Munich, Freising, Germany
    Plant Physiol 140:1047-58. 2006
    ....
  12. pmc Riboswitch-dependent gene regulation and its evolution in the plant kingdom
    Samuel Bocobza
    Department of Plant Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Genes Dev 21:2874-9. 2007
    ..In an evolutionary perspective, a TPP riboswitch is also present in ancient plant taxa, suggesting that this mechanism is active since vascular plants emerged 400 million years ago...
  13. pmc Redirection of flavonoid biosynthesis through the down-regulation of an anthocyanidin glucosyltransferase in ripening strawberry fruit
    Markus Griesser
    Biomolecular Food Technology, Technical University Munich, 85354 Freising, Germany
    Plant Physiol 146:1528-39. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate a method to redirect the anthocyanin biosynthesis into flavan-3-ol production to increase the levels of bioactive natural products or modify pigments in plant tissues...
  14. pmc The Arabidopsis DESPERADO/AtWBC11 transporter is required for cutin and wax secretion
    David Panikashvili
    Department of Plant Sciences, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Plant Physiol 145:1345-60. 2007
    ..Thus, DSO is not only essential for developmental plasticity but also plays a vital role in stress responses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Volatile science? Metabolic engineering of terpenoids in plants
    Asaph Aharoni
    Weizmann Institute of Science, PO Box 26, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Trends Plant Sci 10:594-602. 2005
    ..In addition to commercial applications, such transgenic plants should increase our understanding of the biological relevance of these volatile secondary metabolites...
  16. ncbi request reprint Computational identification of three-way junctions in folded RNAs: a case study in Arabidopsis
    Adaya Cohen
    Department of Computer Science, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    In Silico Biol 8:105-20. 2008
    ..In the test case presented here with, the computational prediction of a three-way junction in Arabidopsis that was speculated to have an interesting functional role is verified experimentally...