Anna Amtmann

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Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of potassium nutrition on pest and disease resistance in plants
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Physiol Plant 133:682-91. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Regulation of macronutrient transport
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Sciences Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G128QQ, UK
    New Phytol 181:35-52. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Effects of N, P, K and S on metabolism: new knowledge gained from multi-level analysis
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 12:275-83. 2009
  4. pmc Abiotic stress and plant genome evolution. Search for new models
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Sciences Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 138:127-30. 2005
  5. pmc Learning from evolution: Thellungiella generates new knowledge on essential and critical components of abiotic stress tolerance in plants
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, FBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Mol Plant 2:3-12. 2009
  6. pmc Potassium deficiency induces the biosynthesis of oxylipins and glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Stephanie Troufflard
    Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    BMC Plant Biol 10:172. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Rank products: a simple, yet powerful, new method to detect differentially regulated genes in replicated microarray experiments
    Rainer Breitling
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    FEBS Lett 573:83-92. 2004
  8. pmc OnGuard, a computational platform for quantitative kinetic modeling of guard cell physiology
    Adrian Hills
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biophysics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 159:1026-42. 2012
  9. pmc Vector analysis as a fast and easy method to compare gene expression responses between different experimental backgrounds
    Rainer Breitling
    Molecular Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:181. 2005
  10. pmc Coronatine-insensitive 1 (COI1) mediates transcriptional responses of Arabidopsis thaliana to external potassium supply
    Patrick Armengaud
    Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Mol Plant 3:390-405. 2010

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  1. doi request reprint The effect of potassium nutrition on pest and disease resistance in plants
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Physiol Plant 133:682-91. 2008
    ..Once identified, these can be used to design agricultural strategies that support the nutritional status of the crops while exploiting their inherent potential for defence...
  2. doi request reprint Regulation of macronutrient transport
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Sciences Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G128QQ, UK
    New Phytol 181:35-52. 2009
    ..Combining of evidence for different nutrients, signals and regulatory levels creates an opportunity for making new connections within a large body of data, and thus contributes to an integrative understanding of nutrient transport...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of N, P, K and S on metabolism: new knowledge gained from multi-level analysis
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin Plant Biol 12:275-83. 2009
    ..On the basis of the obtained information we can formulate specific hypotheses about the causal relationships between changes in individual transcripts, proteins and metabolites...
  4. pmc Abiotic stress and plant genome evolution. Search for new models
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Sciences Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 138:127-30. 2005
  5. pmc Learning from evolution: Thellungiella generates new knowledge on essential and critical components of abiotic stress tolerance in plants
    Anna Amtmann
    Plant Science Group, FBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Mol Plant 2:3-12. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the current state of knowledge on Thellungiella and re-evaluates its usefulness as a model for research into plant stress tolerance...
  6. pmc Potassium deficiency induces the biosynthesis of oxylipins and glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Stephanie Troufflard
    Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    BMC Plant Biol 10:172. 2010
    ..Whether and how K deficient plants also alter their secondary metabolism for nutrient management and defense is not known...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rank products: a simple, yet powerful, new method to detect differentially regulated genes in replicated microarray experiments
    Rainer Breitling
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    FEBS Lett 573:83-92. 2004
    ..In addition, using RP can lead to a sharp reduction in the number of replicate experiments needed to obtain reproducible results...
  8. pmc OnGuard, a computational platform for quantitative kinetic modeling of guard cell physiology
    Adrian Hills
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biophysics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 159:1026-42. 2012
    ..The following article addresses the predictive power of the OnGuard model to generate unexpected and counterintuitive outputs...
  9. pmc Vector analysis as a fast and easy method to compare gene expression responses between different experimental backgrounds
    Rainer Breitling
    Molecular Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:181. 2005
    ..Usually, results of such experiments are presented in the form of Venn diagrams, which are intuitive and visually appealing, but lack a statistical foundation...
  10. pmc Coronatine-insensitive 1 (COI1) mediates transcriptional responses of Arabidopsis thaliana to external potassium supply
    Patrick Armengaud
    Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Mol Plant 3:390-405. 2010
    ..A putative role of JA for enhancing the defense potential of K-deficient plants was further supported by the observation that plants grown on low K were less damaged by thrips than plants grown with sufficient K...
  11. pmc A minimal cysteine motif required to activate the SKOR K+ channel of Arabidopsis by the reactive oxygen species H2O2
    Carlos Garcia-Mata
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biophysics, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Plant Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, United Kingdom
    J Biol Chem 285:29286-94. 2010
    ..These, and additional data identify Cys(168) as a critical target for H(2)O(2), and implicate ROS-mediated control of the K(+) channel in regulating mineral nutrient partitioning within the plant...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thellungiella halophila, a salt-tolerant relative of Arabidopsis thaliana, has specific root ion-channel features supporting K+/Na+ homeostasis under salinity stress
    Vadim Volkov
    Plant Science Group, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Plant J 48:342-53. 2006
    ..Our data provide quantitative evidence that specific features of ion channels lead to superior sodium/potassium homeostasis in a halophyte compared with a closely related glycophyte...
  13. pmc The potassium-dependent transcriptome of Arabidopsis reveals a prominent role of jasmonic acid in nutrient signaling
    Patrick Armengaud
    Plant Sciences Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 136:2556-76. 2004
    ..g. calmodulins). On the basis of our results, we propose candidate genes involved in K(+) perception and signaling as well as a network of molecular processes underlying plant adaptation to K(+) deficiency...
  14. pmc Multilevel analysis of primary metabolism provides new insights into the role of potassium nutrition for glycolysis and nitrogen assimilation in Arabidopsis roots
    Patrick Armengaud
    Plant Science Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, G128QQ Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 150:772-85. 2009
    ..We propose that the primary cause of metabolic disorders in low-K plants resides in the direct inhibition of pyruvate kinase activity by low cytoplasmic K in root cells...
  15. pmc Graph-based iterative Group Analysis enhances microarray interpretation
    Rainer Breitling
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    BMC Bioinformatics 5:100. 2004
    ..We applied a graph-based extension of our iterative Group Analysis (iGA) approach to obtain a statistically rigorous identification of the subgraphs of interest in any evidence graph...
  16. doi request reprint EZ-Rhizo: integrated software for the fast and accurate measurement of root system architecture
    Patrick Armengaud
    Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Plant J 57:945-56. 2009
    ..We have successfully applied EZ-Rhizo to evaluate natural variation in RSA across 23 Arabidopsis thaliana accessions, and have identified new RSA determinants as a basis for future quantitative trait locus (QTL) analysis...
  17. pmc Systems dynamic modeling of the stomatal guard cell predicts emergent behaviors in transport, signaling, and volume control
    Zhong hua Chen
    Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biophysics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 159:1235-51. 2012
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  18. pmc Natural variation of Arabidopsis root architecture reveals complementing adaptive strategies to potassium starvation
    Fabian Kellermeier
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Molecular, Cell, and Systems Biology, College of Medical, Veterinary, and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 161:1421-32. 2013
    ..Our results indicate the existence of genomic hubs in the coordinated control of root growth in stress conditions and provide resources to facilitate the identification of the underlying genes...
  19. pmc Iterative Group Analysis (iGA): a simple tool to enhance sensitivity and facilitate interpretation of microarray experiments
    Rainer Breitling
    Plant Science Group, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    BMC Bioinformatics 5:34. 2004
    ..The biological interpretation of even a simple microarray experiment can be a challenging and highly complex task. Here we present a new method (Iterative Group Analysis) to facilitate, improve, and accelerate this process...
  20. ncbi request reprint Low unidirectional sodium influx into root cells restricts net sodium accumulation in Thellungiella halophila, a salt-tolerant relative of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Bo Wang
    Plant Sciences Group, Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK
    J Exp Bot 57:1161-70. 2006
    ..halophila secures low net Na accumulation in saline conditions. This strategy provides the basis for a positive balance between growth and net Na uptake rates, which is essential for survival in high salt...
  21. doi request reprint N-glycan production in the endoplasmic reticulum of plants
    Richard J Pattison
    Plant Science Group, Faculty of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Trends Plant Sci 14:92-9. 2009
    ..Finally, we highlight the increasing evidence for crosstalk between N-glycan production and defence responses in plants and discuss the practical implications for pathogen resistance...
  22. doi request reprint Phenotyping jasmonate regulation of root growth
    Fabian Kellermeier
    Institute of Molecular, Cell, and Systems Biology, College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 1011:25-32. 2013
    ..Here, we describe a fast, noninvasive, and semiautomatic method to monitor root architectural responses to environmental stimuli using plant tissue culture and the software tool EZ-RHIZO...
  23. ncbi request reprint Arabidopsis thaliana cyclic nucleotide gated channel 3 forms a non-selective ion transporter involved in germination and cation transport
    Anthony Gobert
    Department of Biology, University of York, York YO10 5DD, UK
    J Exp Bot 57:791-800. 2006
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  24. pmc Pollen development and fertilization in Arabidopsis is dependent on the MALE GAMETOGENESIS IMPAIRED ANTHERS gene encoding a type V P-type ATPase
    Mia Kyed Jakobsen
    Department of Plant Biology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Genes Dev 19:2757-69. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that MIA is required in the secretory pathway for proper secretion of vesicle cargo to the plasma membrane...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transcriptome analysis of root transporters reveals participation of multiple gene families in the response to cation stress
    Frans J M Maathuis
    Department of Biology, University of York, PO Box 373, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Plant J 35:675-92. 2003
    ..Cluster analysis allowed identification of distinct expression profiles, and several novel putative regulatory motifs were discovered within sets of co-expressed genes...