Affiliation: University of Nottingham
- Lateral root emergence: a difficult birthBenjamin Peret
Plant Sciences Division, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK
J Exp Bot 60:3637-43. 2009....
- Arabidopsis lateral root development: an emerging storyBenjamin Peret
Plant Sciences Division and Centre for Plant Integrative Biology, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, UK
Trends Plant Sci 14:399-408. 2009..We review how these studies have revealed that the plant hormone auxin represents a common signal that integrates these distinct yet interconnected developmental processes...
- Auxin regulates aquaporin function to facilitate lateral root emergenceBenjamin Peret
Centre for Plant Integrative Biology, University of Nottingham, LE12 5RD, UK
Nat Cell Biol 14:991-8. 2012..We conclude that auxin promotes LRE by regulating the spatial and temporal distribution of aquaporin-dependent root tissue water transport...
- Sequential induction of auxin efflux and influx carriers regulates lateral root emergenceBenjamin Peret
1 Centre for Plant Integrative Biology, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK 2 Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK 3 Unité Mixte de Recherche 7265, Commissariat à l Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Aix Marseille Universite, Laboratoire de Biologie du Développement des Plantes, Saint Paul lez Durance, France
Mol Syst Biol 9:699. 2013..Our study exemplifies how mathematical models can be used to direct experiments to elucidate complex developmental processes...
- Analyzing lateral root development: how to move forwardIve De Smet
Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
Plant Cell 24:15-20. 2012..Here, we comment on assays to describe lateral root phenotypes and propose ways to move forward regarding the description of root system architecture, also considering crops and the environment...
- The auxin influx carrier LAX3 promotes lateral root emergenceKamal Swarup
School of Biosciences and Centre for Plant Integrative Biology, University of Nottingham, LE12 5RD, UK
Nat Cell Biol 10:946-54. 2008..Increased LAX3 activity reinforces the auxin-dependent induction of a selection of cell-wall-remodelling enzymes, which are likely to promote cell separation in advance of developing lateral root primordia...