Cora A MacAlister

Summary

Affiliation: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sequence and function of basic helix-loop-helix proteins required for stomatal development in Arabidopsis are deeply conserved in land plants
    Cora A MacAlister
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Evol Dev 13:182-92. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Arabidopsis stomatal initiation is controlled by MAPK-mediated regulation of the bHLH SPEECHLESS
    Gregory R Lampard
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 322:1113-6. 2008
  3. doi request reprint BASL controls asymmetric cell division in Arabidopsis
    Juan Dong
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Cell 137:1320-30. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Transcription factor control of asymmetric cell divisions that establish the stomatal lineage
    Cora A MacAlister
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nature 445:537-40. 2007

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Publications4

  1. pmc Sequence and function of basic helix-loop-helix proteins required for stomatal development in Arabidopsis are deeply conserved in land plants
    Cora A MacAlister
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Evol Dev 13:182-92. 2011
    ..Our data are consistent with a mechanism whereby a multifunctional transcription factor underwent duplication followed by specialization to provide the three (now nonoverlapping) functions of the angiosperm stomatal bHLHs...
  2. doi request reprint Arabidopsis stomatal initiation is controlled by MAPK-mediated regulation of the bHLH SPEECHLESS
    Gregory R Lampard
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 322:1113-6. 2008
    ..The coupling of MAPK signaling to SPEECHLESS activity provides cell type specificity for MAPK output while allowing the integration of multiple developmental and environmental signals into the production and spacing of stomata...
  3. doi request reprint BASL controls asymmetric cell division in Arabidopsis
    Juan Dong
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Cell 137:1320-30. 2009
    ..BASL presence at the cell periphery is critical for its function, and we propose that BASL represents a plant-specific solution to the challenge of asymmetric cell division...
  4. ncbi request reprint Transcription factor control of asymmetric cell divisions that establish the stomatal lineage
    Cora A MacAlister
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Nature 445:537-40. 2007
    ..Similar molecules and regulatory mechanisms are used during muscle and neural development, highlighting a conserved use of closely related bHLHs for cell fate specification and differentiation...