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Latest papers

Ramundo S. & Rochaix J.D.: Controlling Expression of Genes in the Unicellular Alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii with a Vitamin-Repressible Riboswitch.
Methods Enzymol 2015, 550:267-81. PMID: 25605390.

Trček J. & Barja F.: Updates on quick identification of acetic acid bacteria with a focus on the 16S-23S rRNA gene internal transcribed spacer and the analysis of cell proteins by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry.
Int J Food Microbiol 2014, 196C:137-144. PMID: 25589227.

Boycheva S., Dominguez A., Rolcik J., Boller T. & Fitzpatrick T.B.: Consequences of a deficit in vitamin B6 biosynthesis de novo for hormone homeostasis and root development in Arabidopsis.
Plant Physiol 2015, 167(1):102-17. PMID: 25475669.

Rochaix J.D. & Ramundo S.: Conditional Repression of Essential Chloroplast Genes: Evidence for New Plastid Signaling Pathways.
Biochim Biophys Acta 2014. PMID: 25486627.

Ramundo S. & Rochaix J.D.: Chloroplast Unfolded Protein Response, a New Plastid Stress Signaling Pathway?.
Plant Signal Behav 2014. PMID: 25482768.

Chi W., He B., Manavski N., Mao J., Ji D., Lu C., Rochaix J.D., Meurer J. & Zhang L.: RHON1 Mediates a Rho-Like Activity for Transcription Termination in Plastids of Arabidopsis thaliana.
Plant Cell 2014. PMID: 25480370.

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