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Latest papers

Robinson G.C., Kaufmann M., Roux C. & Fitzpatrick T.B.: Structural definition of the lysine swing in Arabidopsis thaliana PDX1: Intermediate channeling facilitating vitamin B6 biosynthesis.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016. PMID: 27647886.

Feng P., Guo H., Chi W., Chai X., Sun X., Xu X., Ma J., Rochaix J.D., Leister D., Wang H., Lu C. & Zhang L.: Chloroplast retrograde signal regulates flowering.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016. PMID: 27601637.

Guo H., Feng P., Chi W., Sun X., Xu X., Li Y., Ren D., Lu C., Rochaix J.D., Leister D. & Zhang L.: Plastid-nucleus communication involves calcium-modulated MAPK signalling.
Nat Commun 2016, 7:12173. PMID: 27399341.

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.

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