Experts and Doctors on plastids in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain


Locale: Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Topic: plastids

Top Publications

  1. Rodríguez Concepción M, Ahumada I, Diez Juez E, Sauret Güeto S, Lois L, Gallego F, et al. 1-Deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate reductoisomerase and plastid isoprenoid biosynthesis during tomato fruit ripening. Plant J. 2001;27:213-22 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, the complete arrest of tomato seedling development using fosmidomycin confirms a key role of the MEP pathway in plant development. ..
  2. Vitales D, Garnatje T, Pellicer J, Vallès J, Santos Guerra A, Sanmartín I. The explosive radiation of Cheirolophus (Asteraceae, Cardueae) in Macaronesia. BMC Evol Biol. 2014;14:118 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, hybridization events and emerging ecological adaptation may have also reinforced the diversification process. ..
  3. Querol J, Campos N, Imperial S, Boronat A, Rodr guez Concepci n M. Functional analysis of the Arabidopsis thaliana GCPE protein involved in plastid isoprenoid biosynthesis. FEBS Lett. 2002;514:343-6 pubmed
    ..coli strain, indicating the plant protein is a true functional homologue of the bacterial gcpE gene product...
  4. Sauret Güeto S, Botella Pavía P, Flores Pérez U, Martinez Garcia J, San Román C, Leon P, et al. Plastid cues posttranscriptionally regulate the accumulation of key enzymes of the methylerythritol phosphate pathway in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2006;141:75-84 pubmed
    ..Regulation of the MEP pathway by a mechanism dependent on plastid cues might function under physiological conditions to finely adjust plastidial isoprenoid biosynthesis to the metabolic capabilities or requirements of plastids. ..
  5. Carretero Paulet L, Cairó A, Botella Pavía P, Besumbes O, Campos N, Boronat A, et al. Enhanced flux through the methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway in Arabidopsis plants overexpressing deoxyxylulose 5-phosphate reductoisomerase. Plant Mol Biol. 2006;62:683-95 pubmed
  6. Flores Pérez U, Sauret Güeto S, Gas E, Jarvis P, Rodríguez Concepción M. A mutant impaired in the production of plastome-encoded proteins uncovers a mechanism for the homeostasis of isoprenoid biosynthetic enzymes in Arabidopsis plastids. Plant Cell. 2008;20:1303-15 pubmed publisher
  7. Phillips M, Leon P, Boronat A, Rodríguez Concepción M. The plastidial MEP pathway: unified nomenclature and resources. Trends Plant Sci. 2008;13:619-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we propose a reorganization of the various naming systems with the aim of facilitating the dissemination and sharing of genetic resources and tools central to plant isoprenoid research. ..
  8. Carretero Paulet L, Cairó A, Talavera D, Saura A, Imperial S, Rodríguez Concepción M, et al. Functional and evolutionary analysis of DXL1, a non-essential gene encoding a 1-deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate synthase like protein in Arabidopsis thaliana. Gene. 2013;524:40-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results provide with the first evidences of functional specialization at both the regulatory and biochemical level within the plant DXS family. ..
  9. Llorente B, de Souza F, Soto G, Meyer C, Alonso G, Flawia M, et al. Selective pressure against horizontally acquired prokaryotic genes as a driving force of plastid evolution. Sci Rep. 2016;6:19036 pubmed publisher