A M Hetherington

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Affiliation: Lancaster University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi The role of stomata in sensing and driving environmental change
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, The Lancaster Environment Centre, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Nature 424:901-8. 2003
  2. ncbi Guard cell signaling
    A M Hetherington
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, OX1 3RB, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cell 107:711-4. 2001
  3. ncbi The generation of Ca(2+) signals in plants
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster Environment Center, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Annu Rev Plant Biol 55:401-27. 2004
  4. ncbi The role of calcium in ABA-induced gene expression and stomatal movements
    A A Webb
    Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Plant J 26:351-62. 2001
  5. ncbi Ca2+signalling in stomatal guard cells
    M R McAinsh
    Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, U K
    Biochem Soc Trans 28:476-81. 2000
  6. ncbi Calcium oscillations in higher plants
    N H Evans
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, LA1 4YQ, Lancaster, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 4:415-20. 2001
  7. ncbi Drought-induced guard cell signal transduction involves sphingosine-1-phosphate
    C K Ng
    Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Nature 410:596-9. 2001
  8. ncbi The biology of carbon dioxide
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Curr Biol 15:R406-10. 2005
  9. ncbi The effects of manipulating phospholipase C on guard cell ABA-signalling
    Lewis N Mills
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster Environment Centre, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 55:199-204. 2004
  10. ncbi The identification of genes involved in the stomatal response to reduced atmospheric relative humidity
    Xiaodong Xie
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 16:882-7. 2006

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Publications19

  1. ncbi The role of stomata in sensing and driving environmental change
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, The Lancaster Environment Centre, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Nature 424:901-8. 2003
    ..Such concerted adaptation results from a web of control systems, reminiscent of a 'scale-free' network, whose untangling requires integrated approaches beyond those currently used...
  2. ncbi Guard cell signaling
    A M Hetherington
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, OX1 3RB, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cell 107:711-4. 2001
    ..The plant hormone abscisic acid (ABA) regulates the aperture of the stomatal pore. The recent identification of new intermediates involved in ABA signaling suggests that this complex pathway is organized as a module-based network...
  3. ncbi The generation of Ca(2+) signals in plants
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster Environment Center, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Annu Rev Plant Biol 55:401-27. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi The role of calcium in ABA-induced gene expression and stomatal movements
    A A Webb
    Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Plant J 26:351-62. 2001
    ..Our data suggest that whilst Ca2+-independent signalling elements are present in the guard cell, they do not form a completely separate Ca2+-independent ABA-signalling pathway...
  5. ncbi Ca2+signalling in stomatal guard cells
    M R McAinsh
    Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, U K
    Biochem Soc Trans 28:476-81. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi Calcium oscillations in higher plants
    N H Evans
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, LA1 4YQ, Lancaster, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 4:415-20. 2001
    ..Recent results provide conclusive evidence that plant cells can decipher complex calcium signatures...
  7. ncbi Drought-induced guard cell signal transduction involves sphingosine-1-phosphate
    C K Ng
    Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Nature 410:596-9. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi The biology of carbon dioxide
    Alistair M Hetherington
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Curr Biol 15:R406-10. 2005
  9. ncbi The effects of manipulating phospholipase C on guard cell ABA-signalling
    Lewis N Mills
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lancaster Environment Centre, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 55:199-204. 2004
    ..It would be interesting to investigate this possibility further using either transient manipulation of gene expression or through the use of an inducible promoter...
  10. ncbi The identification of genes involved in the stomatal response to reduced atmospheric relative humidity
    Xiaodong Xie
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 16:882-7. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi Seeing 'cool' and 'hot'--infrared thermography as a tool for non-invasive, high-throughput screening of Arabidopsis guard cell signalling mutants
    Yibing Wang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 55:1187-93. 2004
    ..The recent advances made in the use of infrared thermography as a non-invasive, high-throughput tool are reviewed here and the versatility of this technique for screening Arabidopsis defective in stomatal regulation is highlighted...
  12. ncbi Sphingolipids, new players in plant signaling
    Dawn Worrall
    Department of Biological Science, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 8:317-20. 2003
    ..We suggest that the time is ripe for an in depth investigation of the role of this enigmatic group of compounds in plants...
  13. ncbi ROS perception in Arabidopsis thaliana: the ozone-induced calcium response
    Nicola H Evans
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RB, UK
    Plant J 41:615-26. 2005
    ..These data suggest ROS signalling is more sophisticated than previously realized and raise questions over current models of ozone perception...
  14. ncbi AtMYB61, an R2R3-MYB transcription factor controlling stomatal aperture in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Yun Kuan Liang
    Biology Department, Lancaster Environment Centre, University of Lancaster, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, United Kingdom
    Curr Biol 15:1201-6. 2005
    ..Taken together, our data provide evidence that AtMYB61 encodes the first transcription factor implicated in the closure of stomata...
  15. ncbi Biolistic delivery of Ca2+ dyes into plant and algal cells
    John H F Bothwell
    Marine Biological Association of the UK, The Laboratory, Citadel Hill, Plymouth PL1 2PB, UK
    Plant J 46:327-35. 2006
    ..Biolistic loading of differentiated plant cells is easier, quicker, and more widely applicable than micro-injection, and should broaden the study of plant signal transduction...
  16. ncbi Phospholipase C is required for the control of stomatal aperture by ABA
    Lee Hunt
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Plant J 34:47-55. 2003
    ..It is not known whether these different calcium-releasing second messengers act in the same or parallel ABA-signalling pathways...
  17. ncbi The vacuolar Ca2+-activated channel TPC1 regulates germination and stomatal movement
    Edgar Peiter
    Biology Department, Area 9, University of York, PO Box 373, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Nature 434:404-8. 2005
    ..These studies unequivocally demonstrate a critical role of intracellular Ca2+-release channels in the physiological processes of plants...
  18. ncbi Plant development: YODA the stomatal switch
    Julie E Gray
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Curr Biol 14:R488-90. 2004
    ..A recent screen for genes involved in stomatal development has identified for the first time a mutant plant with no stomata; the results implicate a MAP kinase cascade in stomatal development...
  19. ncbi Mitochondria provide the main source of cytosolic ATP for activation of outward-rectifying K+ channels in mesophyll protoplast of chlorophyll-deficient mutant rice (OsCHLH) seedlings
    Chang Hyo Goh
    Bionanotechnology Center, Department of Life Science, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Kyungbuk, Korea
    J Biol Chem 279:6874-82. 2004
    ..We conclude that mesophyll cells in the OsCHLH rice mutant derive ATP from mitochondrial respiration, and that this is critical for the normal function of plasma membrane outward-rectifying K+ channels...