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Yin R., Skvortsova M.Y., Loubéry S. & Ulm R.: COP1 is required for UV-B-induced nuclear accumulation of the UVR8 photoreceptor.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016, 113(30):E4415-22. PMID: 27407149.

Hofer A., Marques E., Kieliger N., Gatter S.K., Jordi S., Ferrari E., Hofmann M., Fitzpatrick T.B., Hottiger M.O. & Jessen H.J.: Chemoselective Dimerization of Phosphates.
Org Lett 2016, 18(13):3222-5. PMID: 27308921.

Chi W., Li J., He B., Chai X., Xu X., Sun X., Jiang J., Feng P., Zuo J., Lin R., Rochaix J.D. & Zhang L.: DEG9, a serine protease, modulates cytokinin and light signaling by regulating the level of ARABIDOPSIS RESPONSE REGULATOR 4.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016. PMID: 27274065.

Flacio E., Engeler L., Tonolla M. & Müller P.: Spread and establishment of Aedes albopictus in southern Switzerland between 2003 and 2014: an analysis of oviposition data and weather conditions.
Parasit Vectors 2016, 9(1):304. PMID: 27229686.

Gonzalez M.R., Fleuchot B., Lauciello L., Jafari P., Applegate L.A., Raffoul W., Que Y.A. & Perron K.: Effect of Human Burn Wound Exudate on Pseudomonas aeruginosa Virulence.
mSphere 2016, 1(2):e00111-15. DOI: 10.1128/mSphere.00111-15.

Douchi D., Qu Y., Longoni P., Legendre-Lefebvre L., Johnson X., Schmitz-Linneweber C. & Goldschmidt-Clermont M.: A Nucleus-Encoded Chloroplast Phosphoprotein Governs Expression of the Photosystem I Subunit PsaC in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.
Plant Cell 2016. PMID: 27113776.

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