Maarten A Jongsma

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Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc 16 kDa heat shock protein from heat-inactivated Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a homodimer - suitability for diagnostic applications with specific llama VHH monoclonals
    Saurabh K Srivastava
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e64040. 2013
  2. pmc Biosynthesis of sesquiterpene lactones in pyrethrum (Tanacetum cinerariifolium)
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e65030. 2013
  3. pmc Pyrethrins protect pyrethrum leaves against attack by western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, P O Box 619, 6700 AP, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Chem Ecol 38:370-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Co-evolution of insect proteases and plant protease inhibitors
    Maarten A Jongsma
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Center WageningenUR, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, P O Box 619, 6700 AP Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Curr Protein Pept Sci 12:437-47. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-assembling protein arrays on DNA chips by auto-labeling fusion proteins with a single DNA address
    Maarten A Jongsma
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proteomics 6:2650-5. 2006
  6. 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
  7. pmc Bidirectional secretions from glandular trichomes of pyrethrum enable immunization of seedlings
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6708 PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 24:4252-65. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Metabolic engineering of geranic acid in maize to achieve fungal resistance is compromised by novel glycosylation patterns
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, The Netherlands
    Metab Eng 13:414-25. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Chrysanthemum expressing a linalool synthase gene 'smells good', but 'tastes bad' to western flower thrips
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Biotechnol J 11:875-82. 2013
  10. doi request reprint A trichome-specific linoleate lipoxygenase expressed during pyrethrin biosynthesis in pyrethrum
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Lipids 48:1005-15. 2013

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Publications26

  1. pmc 16 kDa heat shock protein from heat-inactivated Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a homodimer - suitability for diagnostic applications with specific llama VHH monoclonals
    Saurabh K Srivastava
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e64040. 2013
    ..tb. bacteria in sputum or cultures it may represent a useful tool. Recently, a broad set of twelve 16 kDa specific heavy chain llama antibodies (VHH) has been isolated, and their utility for diagnostic applications was explored...
  2. pmc Biosynthesis of sesquiterpene lactones in pyrethrum (Tanacetum cinerariifolium)
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e65030. 2013
    ..The diversity and distribution of sesquiterpene lactones in different tissues and the correlation with the expression of these genes are shown and discussed...
  3. pmc Pyrethrins protect pyrethrum leaves against attack by western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, P O Box 619, 6700 AP, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Chem Ecol 38:370-7. 2012
    ..1% pyrethrins, and no eggs were found in leaves containing 1% pyrethrins. Our results suggest that the natural concentrations of pyrethrins in the leaves may be responsible for the observed high mortality of WFT on pyrethrum...
  4. ncbi request reprint Co-evolution of insect proteases and plant protease inhibitors
    Maarten A Jongsma
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Center WageningenUR, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, P O Box 619, 6700 AP Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Curr Protein Pept Sci 12:437-47. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Self-assembling protein arrays on DNA chips by auto-labeling fusion proteins with a single DNA address
    Maarten A Jongsma
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proteomics 6:2650-5. 2006
    ..coli lysate by fusion to human O6-alkylguanine-DNA-alkyltransferase (SNAP-tag) and the Avitag. Use of the conjugates in converting a DNA chip into a protein chip by self assembly is demonstrated...
  6. 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...
  7. pmc Bidirectional secretions from glandular trichomes of pyrethrum enable immunization of seedlings
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6708 PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell 24:4252-65. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Metabolic engineering of geranic acid in maize to achieve fungal resistance is compromised by novel glycosylation patterns
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, The Netherlands
    Metab Eng 13:414-25. 2011
    ..The results demonstrate that metabolic engineering of geraniol into geranic acid can rely on the existing default pathway, but branching glycosylation pathways must be controlled to achieve accumulation of the aglycones...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chrysanthemum expressing a linalool synthase gene 'smells good', but 'tastes bad' to western flower thrips
    Ting Yang
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Biotechnol J 11:875-82. 2013
    ..Considering the common occurrence of linalool and its glycosides in plant tissues, it suggests that plants may balance attractive fragrance with 'poor taste' using the same precursor compound...
  10. doi request reprint A trichome-specific linoleate lipoxygenase expressed during pyrethrin biosynthesis in pyrethrum
    Aldana M Ramirez
    Plant Research International, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Lipids 48:1005-15. 2013
    ..Phylogenetic analysis showed that the enzyme shared the highest homology with chloroplast-localized 13-type-lipoxygenases that are involved in maintaining basal levels of jasmonate. ..
  11. pmc Development of late blight resistant potatoes by cisgene stacking
    Kwang Ryong Jo
    Wageningen UR Plant Breeding, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P, O, Box 386, 6700 AJ Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Biotechnol 14:50. 2014
    ..Cisgenesis is a promising approach that introduces native genes from the crops own gene pool using GM technology, thereby retaining favourable characteristics of established varieties...
  12. ncbi request reprint Orientation of llama antibodies strongly increases sensitivity of biosensors
    Anke K Trilling
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands Laboratory of Organic Chemistry, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biosens Bioelectron 60:130-6. 2014
    ..This technique may increase the containment of infectious diseases such as FMDV as its strongly enhanced sensitivity may facilitate early diagnostics. ..
  13. pmc A broad set of different llama antibodies specific for a 16 kDa heat shock protein of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Anke K Trilling
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e26754. 2011
    ..Due to the small size and stable nature of llama antibody domains selected antibodies can serve as a detection reagent in multiplexed and sensitive assays for M. tuberculosis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Isolation and molecular characterization of cathepsin L-like cysteine protease cDNAs from western flower thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis)
    Anja G J Kuipers
    Plant Research International B V, P O Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 139:65-75. 2004
    ..Partial sequencing of genomic DNA demonstrated the presence of three introns in the coding DNA...
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Characterization of two geraniol synthases from Valeriana officinalis and Lippia dulcis: similar activity but difference in subcellular localization
    Lemeng Dong
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology, Wageningen UR, P O Box 658, 6700 AR Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Metab Eng 20:198-211. 2013
    ..The potential role of GES in the engineering of the TIA pathway in heterologous hosts is discussed...
  17. pmc Expression of sea anemone equistatin in potato. Effects of plant proteases on heterologous protein production
    Nikolay S Outchkourov
    Plant Research International, P O Box 16, NL 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 133:379-90. 2003
    ..General strategies to improve the resistance to proteases of heterologous proteins in plants are proposed...
  18. doi request reprint A generic microfluidic biosensor of G protein-coupled receptor activation-monitoring cytoplasmic [Ca(2+)] changes in human HEK293 cells
    Margriet Roelse
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, 6708 PB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biosens Bioelectron 47:436-44. 2013
    ..This biosensor was designed for ~50 cells for statistical reasons, but at a lower limit of 1 receptor- and 1 reference-cell, specific ligand detection is still feasible...
  19. doi request reprint Comparative antifeedant activities of polygodial and pyrethrins against whiteflies (Bemisia tabaci) and aphids (Myzus persicae)
    Neli Prota
    Plant Research International, Wageningen, The Netherlands Laboratory of Plant Physiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 70:682-8. 2014
    ..and Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say). This compound may have potential as a broad-spectrum biocontrol agent, similar to pyrethrins, given that it was previously reported to improve yield when sprayed on barley fields...
  20. pmc Mapping of the S. demissum late blight resistance gene R8 to a new locus on chromosome IX
    Kwang Ryong Jo
    Laboratory of Plant Breeding, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Theor Appl Genet 123:1331-40. 2011
    ..CDP(Tm2)1-1, CDP(Tm2)1-2 and CDP(Tm2)2 flanked the R8 gene on the proximal side (2 cM). An additional co-segregating marker (CDP(Hero)3) was found, which will be useful for marker assisted breeding and map based cloning of R8...
  21. ncbi request reprint Molecular basis of Colorado potato beetle adaptation to potato plant defence at the level of digestive cysteine proteinases
    Kristina Gruden
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34:365-75. 2004
    ..Gene expression analysis revealed that the intestains A and C, but not B, are induced twofold by potato plants with high levels of proteinase inhibitors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Characterisation of cysteine proteinases responsible for digestive proteolysis in guts of larval western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera) by expression in the yeast Pichia pastoris
    David P Bown
    School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Durham, South Road, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 34:305-20. 2004
    ..This prediction was confirmed; DvRS5 only hydrolysed Z-phe-arg-AMC and not Z-arg-arg-AMC, whereas DvRS30 hydrolysed both substrates. The enzymes showed similar proteolytic activity towards peptide substrates...
  23. ncbi request reprint Selection by phage display of a variant mustard trypsin inhibitor toxic against aphids
    Luigi R Ceci
    Istituto di Biomembrane e Bioenergetica, Sezione di Trani, Via Corato 17, 70059 Trani, Italy
    Plant J 33:557-66. 2003
    ..The selected gene will allow the development of transgenic crops that are protected against sucking insect pests...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Structural basis of the resistance of an insect carboxypeptidase to plant protease inhibitors
    Alex Bayes
    Departament de Bioquimica i Biologia Molecular, Facultat de Ciencies, and Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:16602-7. 2005
    ..This report explains a crystal structure of an insect protease and its adaptation to defensive plant protease inhibitors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Properties of purified gut trypsin from Helicoverpa zea, adapted to proteinase inhibitors
    Mariateresa Volpicella
    Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biologia Molecolare, Universita di Bari, Italy
    Eur J Biochem 270:10-9. 2003
    ..The same inhibitors inhibited HzTrypsin-C with apparent equilibrium dissociation constants ranging from 1 nm to 30 nm. Thus, HzTrypsin-S seems to allow the insect to overcome different defensive proteinase inhibitors in plants...