Roman Ulm

Labs 1078 - 1081
+41 22 379 36 50

Plant Molecular Biology


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Research Interests

  • UV-B Perception and Signalling in Plants
  • MAP Kinase Phosphatases and Environmental Stress Signalling


Key publications

Heijde M. & Ulm R.:
Reversion of the Arabidopsis UV-B photoreceptor UVR8 to the homodimeric ground state.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2013, 110(3):1113-8. PMID: 23277547.

Rizzini L., Favory J.J., Cloix C., Faggionato D., O'Hara A., Kaiserli E., Baumeister R., Schäfer E., Nagy F., Jenkins G.I. & Ulm R.:
Perception of UV-B by the Arabidopsis UVR8 protein.
Science 2011, 332(6025):103-6. PMID: 21454788.

Favory J.J., Stec A., Gruber H., Rizzini L., Oravecz A., Funk M., Albert A., Cloix C., Jenkins G.I., Oakeley E.J., Seidlitz H.K., Nagy F. & Ulm R.:
Interaction of COP1 and UVR8 regulates UV-B-induced photomorphogenesis and stress acclimation in Arabidopsis.
EMBO J 2009, 28(5):591-601. PMID: 19165148.


Further reading

Podolec R., Demarsy E. & Ulm R.:
Perception and Signaling of Ultraviolet-B Radiation in Plants.
Annu Rev Plant Biol 2021, 72:793-822. PMID: 33636992.

Demarsy E., Goldschmidt-Clermont M. & Ulm R.:
Coping with 'Dark Sides of the Sun' through Photoreceptor Signaling.
Trends Plant Sci 2018, 23(3):260-271. PMID: 29233601.

Yin R. & Ulm R.:
How plants cope with UV-B: from perception to response.
Curr Opin Plant Biol 2017, 37:42-48. PMID: 28411583.




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