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Flacio E., Engeler L., Tonolla M., Lüthy P. & Patocchi N.: Strategies of a thirteen year surveillance programme on Aedes albopictus (Stegomyia albopicta) in southern Switzerland.
Parasit Vectors 2015, 8(1):208. PMID: 25890173.

Bergner S.V., Scholz M., Trompelt K., Barth J., Gäbelein P., Steinbeck J., Xue H., Clowez S., Fucile G., Goldschmidt-Clermont M., Fufezan C. & Hippler M.: State transition7-dependent phosphorylation is modulated by changing environmental conditions and its absence triggers remodeling of photosynthetic protein complexes.
Plant Physiol 2015. PMID: 25858915.

Ziegler D., Pothier J.F., Ardley J., Fossou R.K., Pflüger V., de Meyer S., Vogel G., Tonolla M., Howieson J., Reeve W. & Perret X.: Ribosomal protein biomarkers provide root nodule bacterial identification by MALDI-TOF MS.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 2015. PMID: 25776061.

Lefebvre-Legendre L., Choquet Y., Kuras R., Loubéry S., Douchi D. & Goldschmidt-Clermont M.: A nucleus-encoded helical-repeat protein which is regulated by iron availability controls chloroplast psaA mRNA expression in Chlamydomonas.
Plant Physiol 2015. PMID: 25673777.

Yin R., Arongaus A.B., Binkert M. & Ulm R.: Two Distinct Domains of the UVR8 Photoreceptor Interact with COP1 to Initiate UV-B Signaling in Arabidopsis.
Plant Cell 2015, 27(1):202-13. PMID: 25627067.

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.

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