Publications of Uwe Sonnewald


Lamm CE, Link K, Wagner S, Milbradt J, Marschall M, Sonnewald U.   (2016)     Human cytomegalovirus nuclear egress proteins ectopically expressed in the heterologous environment of plant cells are strictly targeted to the nuclear envelope.     Viruses   8(3): 73. DOI: 10.3390/v8030073.
Niklaus, Dakhil H, Kostrzewa MCoto BP, Sonnewald U, Wierschem A, Costa RD.   (2016)     Easy and versatile coating approach for long-living white hybrid light-emitting diodes.     Mater. Horiz.   DOI: 10.1039/C6MH00038J.
Link K, Sonnewald U.   (2016)     Interaction of Movement Proteins with Host Factors, Mechanism of Viral Host Cell Manipulation and Influence of MPs on Plant Growth and Development.     Plant-Virus Interactions   1-37.
Alter P, Bircheneder S, Zhou L-Z, Schlüter U, Gahrtz M, Sonnewald U, Dresselhaus T.   (2016)     Flowering Time Regulated Genes in Maize Include the transcription factor ZmMADS1.     Plant Physiol.   DOI: 10.1104/pp.16.00285.
Ludewig, F., Sonnewald, U.   (2016)     Demand for food as driver for plant sink development.     (Accepted)   J. Plant Physiol.
Prasch C, Sonnewald U.   (2015)
Signaling events in plants: Stress factors in combination change the picture.   Environ. Exp. Bot. 114: 4-14.
Gerlach N, Schmitz J, Polatajko A, Schlüter U, Fahnenstich H, Witt S, Fernie AR, Uroic K, Scholz U, Sonnewald U, Bucher M.   (2015)
An integrated functional approach to dissect systemic responses in maize to arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis.   Plant Cell Environ.   (Epub ahead of print)
Asensi-Fabado MA, Ammon A, Sonnewald U, Munné-Bosch S, Voll LM.   (2015)
Tocopherol deficiency reduces sucrose export from salt-stressed potato leaves independently of oxidative stress and symplastic obstruction by callose.   J. Exp. Bot. 66(3):957-971
Weber MD, Niklaus L, Pröschel M, Coto PB, Sonnewald U, Costa RD.   (2015)
Bioinspired Hybrid White Light-Emitting Diodes.   Adv Mater. doi:10.1002/adma.201502349.   (Epub ahead of print)
Prasch CM, Ott KV, Bauer H, Ache P, Hedrich R, Sonnewald U.   (2015)
β-amylase1 mutant Arabidopsis plants show improved drought tolerance due to reduced starch breakdown in guard cells.   J Exp Bot.   (Epub ahead of print)
Lin Y, Liu T, Liu J, Liu X, Ou Y, Zhang H, Li M, Sonnewald U, Song B, Xie C.   (2015)
Subtle Regulation of Potato Acid Invertase Activity by a Protein Complex of Invertase, Invertase Inhibitor, and Sucrose Nonfermenting-related Protein Kinase.   Plant Physiol. 168(4):1807-19. doi: 10.1104/pp.15.00664.
Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U.   (2013)
Regulation of potato tuber sprouting.   Planta.   (Epub ahead of print, 2013 Oct. 8)
Bauer H, Ache P, Wohlfart F, Al-Rasheid KA, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kneitz S, Hetherington AM, Hedrich R.   (2013)
How do stomata sense reductions in atmospheric relative humidity?   Mol Plant. 6(5):1703-6
Bauer H, Ache P, Lautner S, Fromm J, Hartung W, Al-Rasheid KA, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kneitz S, Lachmann N, Mendel RR, Bittner F, Hetherington AM, Hedrich R.   (2013)
The Stomatal Response to Reduced Relative Humidity Requires Guard Cell-Autonomous ABA Synthesis.   Curr Biol. 23(1):53-7
Schlüter U, Colmsee C, Scholz U, Bräutigam A, Weber AP, Zellerhoff N, Bucher M, Fahnenstich H, Sonnewald U.   (2013)
Adaptation of maize source leaf metabolism to stress related disturbances in carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus balance.   BMC Genomics. 14(1):442.   (Epub ahead of print)
Dabrock P, Braun M, Ried J, Sonnewald U.   (2013)
A primer to 'bio-objects': new challenges at the interface of science, technology and society.   Syst Synth Biol. 7(1-2):1-6.   DOI: 10.1007/s11693-013-9104-8
Prasch C, Sonnewald U.   (2013)
Simultaneous application of heat, drought and virus to Arabidopsis thaliana plants reveals significant shifts in signaling networks.   Plant Physiol.   (Epub ahead of print)
Kim YM, Heinzel N, Giese JO, Koeber J, Melzer M, Rutten T, von Wirén N, Sonnewald U, Hajirezaei MR.   (2013)
A dual role of tobacco hexokinase 1 in primary metabolism and sugar sensing.   Plant Cell Environ.   (Epub ahead of print)
Sonnewald S, Priller JP, Schuster J, Glickmann E, Hajirezaei MR, Siebig S, Mudgett MB, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
Regulation of Cell Wall-Bound Invertase in Pepper Leaves by Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria Type Three Effectors.   PloS One.   DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051763
Colmsee C, Mascher M, Czauderna T, Hartmann A, Schlüter U, Zellerhoff N, Schmitz J, Bräutigam A, Pick TR, Alter P, Gahrtz M, Witt S, Fernie AR, Börnke F, Fahnenstich H, Bucher M, Dresselhaus T, Weber AP, Schreiber F, Scholz U, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
OPTIMAS-DW: A comprehensive transcriptomics, metabolomics, ionomics, proteomics and phenomics data resource for maize.   BMC Plant Biol.   (Epub ahead of print)
Sonnewald U, Kossmann J.   (2012)
Starches - from current models to genetic engineering.   Plant Biotechnol. J.   (Epub ahead of print)
Schlüter U, Mascher M, Colmsee C, Scholz U, Bräutigam A, Fahnenstich H, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
Maize source leaf adaptation to nitrogen deficiency effects not only N and C metabolism but also control of P homeostasis.   Plant Physiol. 160(3): 1384-1406
Jonik C, Sonnewald U, Hajirezaei MR, Flügge UI, Ludewig F.   (2012)
Simultaneous boosting of source and sink capacities doubles tuber starch yield of potato plants.   Plant Biotechnol. J.   (Epub ahead of print)
Hoja, Ursula, and Sonnewald, Uwe   (2012)     Molecular Farming in Plants.
eLS.  John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester.   DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0003365.pub2
Paulus KE, Schmid B, Zajic D, Schäfer A, Mahler V, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
Hypoallergenic profilin: a new way to identify allergenic determinants.   FEBS J.   (Epub ahead of print)
Thran M, Link K, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
The Arabidopsis DCP2 gene is required for proper mRNA turnover and prevents transgene silencing in Arabidopsis.   Plant J.   (Epub ahead of print)
Sonnewald U.   (2012)
Der Beitrag der Grünen Gentechnik - Ertragssicherheit und -steigerung.   Biologie in unserer Zeit 42: 112-119.
Griessl MH, Jungkunz I, Sonnewald U, Muller YA.   (2012)
Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis oft he Hsp40 protein CPIP1 from Nicotiana tabacum.   Acta Crystallographica Section F.   (Epub ahead of print)
Horst RJ, Zeh C, Saur A, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Voll LM.   (2012)
The Ustilago maydis Nit2 homolog regulates nitrogen utilization and is required for efficient induction of filamentous growth.   Eukaryt. Cell.   (Epub ahead of print)
Ferreira SJ, Sonnewald U.   (2012)
The mode of sucrose degradation in potato tubers determines the fate of assimilate utilization.   Front. Plant Sci. 3:23.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00023
Pick TR, Bräutigam A, Schlüter U, Denton AK, Colmsee C, Scholz U, Fahnenstich H, Pieruschka R, Rascher U, Sonnewald U, Weber AP.   (2011)
Systems Analysis of a Maize Leaf Developmental Gradient Redefines the Current C4 Model and Provides Candidates for Regulation.   Plant Cell, 23: 1-13.
Pudelski B, Schock A, Hoth S, Radchuk R, Weber H, Hofmann J, Sonnewald U, Soll J, Philippar K.   (2011)
The plastid outer envelope protein OEP16 affects metabolic fuxes during ABA-controlled seed development and germination.   J. Exp. Bot.   (Epub ahead of print)
Jungkunz I, Link K, Vogel F, Voll LM, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U.   (2011)
AtHsp70-15 deficient Arabidopsis plants are characterized by reduced growth, a constitutive cytosolic protein response and enhanced resistance to TuMV.   Plant J. 66, 983-995
Hofmann J, Börnke F, Schmiedl A, Kleine T, Sonnewald U.   (2011)
Detecting functional groups of Arabidopsis mutants by metabolic profiling and evaluation of pleiotropic responses.   Front. Plant Sci. 2:82.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00082
Paulus KE, Mahler V, Pabst M, Kogel K-HG, Altmann F, Sonnewald U. (2011)   Silencing β1,2-xylosyltransferase in transgenic tomato fruits reveals xylose as constitutive component of Ige-binding epitopes.
Front. Plant Sci. 2:42.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00042
Voll LM, Horst RJ, Voitsik A-M, Zajic D, Samans B, Pons-Kühnemann J, Doehlemann G, Münch S, Wahl R, Molitor A, Hofmann J, Schmiedl A, Waller F, Deising HB, Kahmann R, Kämper J, Kogel K-H, Sonnewald U. (2011)   Common motifs in the response of cereal primary nmetabolism to fungal pathogens are not based on similar transcriptional reprogramming.
Front. Plant Sci. 2:39.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00039
Link K, Vogel F and Sonnewald U. (2011)   PD trafficking of potato leaf roll virus movement protein in Arabidopsis depends on site-specific protein phosphorylation.
Front. Plant Sci. 2:18.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00018
Sonnewald U. (2011)   SWEETS - the missing sugar efflux carriers.
Front. Plant Sci. 2:7.   DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00007
Debast, S., Nunes-Nesi, A., Hajirezaei, M.R., Hofmann, J., Sonnewald, U., Fernie, A.R., Börnke, F. (2011)   Altering trehalose-6-phosphate content in transgenic potato tubers affects tuber growth and alters responsiveness to hormones during sprouting.
Plant Physiology.   DOI:10.1104/pp.111.179903
Hartmann A, Senning M, Hedden P, Sonnewald U, Sonnewald S. (2011)
Reactivation of meristem activity and sprout growth in potato tubers require both cytokinin and gibberellin.
Plant Physiol. 155: 776-96.   (Epub 2010 Dec 16)
Miedes E, Zarra I, Hoson T, Herbers K, Sonnewald U, Lorences EP. (2010)
Xyloglucan endotransglucosylase and cell wall extensibility.
J. Plant Physiol.   (Epub ahead of print)
Vogel F, Hofius D, Paulus KE, Jungkunz I, Sonnewald U. (2010)
The second face of a known player: Arabidopsis silencing suppressor AtXRN4 acts organ-specifically.
New Phytol.   (Epub ahead of print)
Le LQ, Mahler V, Scheurer S, Foetisch K, Braun Y, Weigand D, Enrique E, Lidholm J, Paulus KE, Sonnewald S, Vieths S, Sonnewald U. (2010)
Yeast profilin complements profilin deficiency in transgenic tomato fruits and allows development of hypoallergenic tomato fruits.
FASEB J. 24: 4939-47.   (Epub 2010 Aug 13)
Frommer WB, Sonnewald U. (2010)
Progress in physiological research and its relevance for agriculture and ecology.
Curr Opin Plant Biol. 13(3): 227-32
Senning M, Sonnewald U, Sonnewald S. (2010)
Deoxyuridine triphosphatase expression defines the transition from dormant to sprouting potato tuber buds.   Mol. breed. 27: 525-531
Münch S, Ludwig N, Floss DS, Sugui JA, Koszucka AM, Voll LM, Sonnewald U, Deising HB. (2010)
Identification of virulence genes in the corn pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola by Agrobacterium tumefaciens -mediated transformation
Molec. Plant Pathol.   (Epub ahead of print)
Karl-Heinz Kogel, Lars M. Voll, Patrick Schäfer, Carin Jansen, Yongchun Wu, Gregor Langen, Jafargholi Imani, Jörg Hofmann, Alfred Schmiedl, Sophia Sonnewald, Diter von Wettstein, R. James Cook and Uwe Sonnewald (2010)
Transcriptome and metabolome profiling of field-grown transgenic barley lack induced differences but show cultivar-specific variances.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.   (Epub)   PNAS 107: 6198-6203
Miedes E, Herbers K, Sonnewald U, Lorences EP (2010)
Overexpression of a Cell Wall Enzyme Reduces Xyloglucan Depolymerization and Softening of Transgenic Tomato Fruits.   J Agric Food Chem. (Epub ahead of print)
Hafrén A, Hofius D, Rönnholm G, Sonnewald U, Mäkinen K. (2010)
HSP70 and its co-chaperone CPIP promote potyvirus infection by regulating viral coat protein functions.   The Plant Cell (Epub ahead of print)
Stephanus J. Ferreira, Melanie Senning, Sophia Sonnewald, Petra-Maria Keßling, Ralf Goldstein and Uwe Sonnewald (2010)
Comparative transcriptome analysis coupled to X-ray CT reveals sucrose supply and growth velocity as major determinants of potato tuber starch biosynthesis.   BMC Genomics 11:93
Horst RJ, Doehlemann G, Wahl R, Hofmann J, Schmiedl A, Kahmann R, Kämper J, Sonnewald U, Voll LM. (2010)
Ustilago maydis infection strongly alters organic nitrogen allocation in maize and stimulates productivity of systemic source leaves.   Plant Physiol. 152, 293-308
Schäfer P, Pfiffi S, Voll LM, Zajic D, Chandler P, Scholz U, Pons-Kühnemann J, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kogel KH (2009)
Phytohormones in plant root- Piriformospora indica mutualism.
Plant Signal Behav. 4(7), 669-71
Schäfer P, Pfiffi S, Voll LM, Zajic D, Chandler P, Scholz U, Pons-Kühnemann J, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kogel KH (2009)
Manipulation of plant innate immunity and gibberellin as factor of compatibility in the mutualistic association of barley roots with Piriformospora indica.
Plant J. 59(3): 461-74
Voll LM, Hajirezaei MR, Czogalla-Peter C, Lein W, Stitt M, Sonnewald U,
Börnke F.
(2009)   Antisense inhibition of enolase strongly limits the metabolism of aromatic amino acids, but has only minor effects on respiration in leaves of transgenic tobacco plants.   New Phytol. 184, 607-18.
Abbasi AR, Saur A, Hennig P, Tschiersch H, Hajirezaei M, Hofius D,
Sonnewald U, Voll LM.
(2009)   Tocopherol deficiency in transgenic tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) plants leads to accelerated senescence.
Plant Cell Environ. 32: 144-157
Kocal N, Sonnewald U, Sonnewald S. (2008) Cell wall-bound invertase limits sucrose export and is involved in symptom development and inhibition of photosynthesis during compatible interaction between tomato and Xanthomonas campestris pv vesicatoria. Plant Physiol. 148(3): 1523-36
Lee SK, Jeon JS, Börnke F, Voll L, Cho JI, Goh CH, Jeong SW, Park YI, Kim SJ, Choi SB, Miyao A, Hirochika H, An G, Cho MH, Bhoo SH, Sonnewald U, Hahn TR. (2008) Loss of cytosolic fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase limits photosynthetic sucrose synthesis and causes severe growth retardations in rice (Oryza sativa). Plant Cell Environ. (Epub ahead of print)
Chen, S., Hajirezaei. M.R., Zanor, M.-I., Hornyik, C., Debast, S., Lacomme, C., Fernie, A.R., Sonnewald, U., Börnke, F. (2008)
RNA – interference mediated repression of sucrose-phosphatase in transgenic potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum) strongly affects the hexose to sucrose ratio upon cold storage with only minor effects on total soluble carbohydrate accumulation.
Plant Cell and Environment 31: 165-76
Horst RJ, Engelsdorf T, Sonnewald U, Voll LM (2008)
Infection of maize leaves with Ustilago maydis prevents establishment of C4 photosynthesis. J. Plant Physiol. 165: 19-28
Lein, W., Usadel, B., Stitt, M., Reindl, A., Ehrhardt, T., Sonnewald, U.,
Börnke, F.
(2008) Large-scale phenotyping of transgenic tobacco plants (Nicotiana tabacum) to identify essential leaf functions. Plant Biotechnology Journal 3: 246-63
Doehlemann G, Wahl R, Horst R, Voll L, Usadel B, Poree F, Stitt M, Pons-Kühnemann J, Sonnewald U, Kahmann R, Kaemper J. (2008) Reprogramming a maize plant: Transcriptional and metabolic changes induced by the fungal biotroph Ustilago maydis.
Plant J., DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2008.03590.x
Kloosterman, B., De Koeyer, D., Griffiths, R., Flinn, B., Steuernagel, B., Scholz, U., Sonnewald, S., Sonnewald, U., Bryan, G.J., Prat, S., Bánfalvi, Z., Hammond, J.P., Geigenberger, P., Nielsen, K.L., Visser, R.G.F., and Bachem, C.W.B. (2008) Genes driving potato tuber initiation and growth: Identification based on transcriptional changes using the POCI array.
Funct Integr Genomics, DOI 10.1007/s10142-008-0083-x
Kronberg K, Vogel F, Rutten T, Hajirezaei MR, Sonnewald U, Hofius D. (2007) The Silver Lining of a Viral Agent: Increasing Seed Yield and Harvest Index in Arabidopsis by Ectopic Expression of the Potato Leaf Roll Virus Movement Protein. Plant Physiol. 145: 905-18
Hofius D, Maier A, Dietrich C, Jungkunz I, Börnke F, Maiss E, Sonnewald U. (2007) Capsid protein-mediated recruitment of host DnaJ-like proteins is required for Potato virus Y infection in tobacco plants. J. Virology 81: 11870-80
Seo Y-S, J Cho, J-I, Lee S-K, Ryu H-S, Han M, Hahn T-R, Sonnewald U,
Jeon J-S.
(2007) Current Insights into the Primary Carbon Metabolic Flux that Occurs in Plants Undergoing a Defense Response. Plant Stress 1: 42-49
Vogel F, Hofius D, Sonnewald U (2007) Intracellular trafficking of potato leaf roll virus movement protein in transgenic Arabidopsis. Traffic 9: 1205-14
Mustroph A, Sonnewald U, Biemelt S (2007) Characterisation of the ATP-dependent phosphofructokinase gene family from Arabidopsis thaliana.
FEBS Letters 58: 2401-2410
Ding L, Hofius D, Hajirezaei MR, Fernie AR, Börnke F, Sonnewald U (2007) Functional analysis of the essential bifunctional tobacco enzyme 3-dehydroquinate dehydratase/shikimate dehydrogenase in transgenic tobacco plants.
J. Exp. Bot. 58: 2053-2067
Richter U, Sonnewald U, Dräger B. (2007) Calystegines in potatoes with genetically engineered carbohydrate metabolism. J. Exp. Bot. 58(7): 1603-15
Lytovchenko A, Sonnewald U, Fernie AR (2007) The complex network of non-cellulosic carbohydrate metabolism. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 10(3): 227-35
Schaarschmidt S, Gonzalez MC, Roitsch T, Strack D, Sonnewald U, Hause B. (2007) Regulation of Arbuscular Mycorrhization by Carbon. The Symbiotic Interaction Cannot be Improved by Increased Carbon Availability Accomplished by Root- specifically Enhanced Invertase Activity. Plant Physiol. 143(4): 1827-40
Abbasi AR, Hajirezaei M, Hofius D, Sonnewald U, Voll L. (2007)
Specific Roles of a- and g-tocopherol in Abiotic Stress Responses of Transgenic Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.). Plant Physiol. 143(4): 1720-1738
Börnke, F., Sonnewald, U., Biemelt, S. (2007) Potato.
In: Biotechnology in agriculture and forestry. Vol. 59 Transgenic Crops IV.
(eds.: E.C. Pua and M.R. Davey); Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 297-315
Y. Lorenz, E. Enrique, L. LeQuynh, K. Fötisch, M. Retzek, S. Biemelt,
U. Sonnewald, S. Vieths, S. Scheurer
Skin prick test reveals stable and heritable reduction of allergenic potency of gene silenced tomato fruits. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 118(3): 711-8
L. Quynh Le, V. Mahler, Y. Lorenz, S. Scheurer, S. Biemelt, S. Vieths,
U. Sonnewald
(2006) Reduced allergenicity of tomato fruits harvested from Lyc e 1 silenced transgenic tomato plants. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 118: 1176-1183
D. Rein, E. Schijlen, T. Kooistra, K. Herbers, L. Verschuren, R. Hall,
U. Sonnewald, A. Bovy, and R. Kleemann
(2006) Transgenic Flavonoid Tomato
Intake Reduces C-Reactive Protein in Human C-Reactive Protein Transgenic Mice More Than Wild-Type Tomato. J. Nutr. 136: 2331-2337
Hajirezaei MR, Biemelt S, Peisker M, Lytovchenko A, Fernie AR, Sonnewald U (2006) The influence of cytosolic phosphorylating glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPC) on potato tuber metabolism. J Exp Bot. 57(10): 2363-77
LQ. Le, Y. Lorenz, S. Scheurer, K. Fötisch, E. Enrique, J. Bartra, S. Biemelt,
S. Vieths, U. Sonnewald
(2006) Design of tomato fruits with reduced allergenicity by ds-RNAi mediated inhibition of ns-LTP (Lyc e 3) expression.
Plant Biotech. J. 4: 231-242
R. Eichmann, S. Biemelt, P. Schäfer, U. Scholz, C. Jansen, A. Felk,
W. Schäfer, G. Langen, U. Sonnewald, K-H. Kogel, R. Hückelhoven
(2006) Macroarray expression analysis of barley susceptibility and nonhost resistance to Blumeria graminis. J. Plant Physiol. 163(6): 657-70
R. Zrenner, M. Stitt, U. Sonnewald, R. Boldt (2006) Pyrimidine and Purine Biosynthesis and Degradation in Plants. Annu. Rev. Plant Biol. 57: 805–36
(Epub ahead of print)
D. Hofius, S. Tropf, M. Geiger, U. Sonnewald, K. Herbers (2006) Vitamin E: Nutritional significance, biosynthesis, metabolic engineering and function in plants and mammals. In Plant Genetic Engineering. Vol.7. Metabolic Engineering and Molecular Farming I. Ed. P.K. Jaiwal, Studium Press, LLC, Houston Texas, 117-157
S. Biemelt, U. Sonnewald (2006) Plant–microbe interactions to probe regulation of plant carbon metabolism. J. Plant Physiol. 163(3): 307-18
A. Matros, S. Amme, B. Kettig, G.H. Buck-Sorlin, U. Sonnewald & H.-P. Mock (2006) Growth at elevated CO2 concentrations leads to modified profiles of secondary metabolites in tobacco cv. SamsunNN and to increased resistance against infection with potato virus Y. Plant Cell and Environ. 29: 126–137
JP Spencer, GG Kuhnle, M Hajirezaei M, HP Mock, U Sonnewald,
C Rice-Evans
(2005) The genotypic variation of the antioxidant potential of different tomato varieties. Free Radic. Res. 39(9): 1005-1016
H. Schultheiss, G. Hensel, J. Imani, S. Broeders, U. Sonnewald, K.-H. Kogel, J. Kumlehn, R. Huckelhoven (2005) Ectopic expression of constitutively activated RACB in barley enhances susceptibility to powdery mildew and abiotic stress.
Plant Physiol. 139(1): 353-62
A. Schneider, T. Kirch, T. Gigolashvili, H-P. Mock, U. Sonnewald, R. Simon, U-I. Flügge, W. Werr (2005) A Transposon-Based Activation-Tagging Population in Arabidopsis thaliana (TAMARA) and its Application in the Identification of Dominant Developmental and Metabolic Mutations. FEBS Lett. 29;579(21): 4622-8
A. Lytovchenko, M. Hajirezaei, I. Eickmeier, V. Mittendorf, U. Sonnewald,
L. Willmitzer, AR Fernie
(2005) Expression of an Escherichia coli phosphogluco-mutase in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) results in minor changes in tuber metabolism and a considerable delay in tuber sprouting. Planta. 221(6): 915-27
HE. Neuhaus, RE. Hausler, U. Sonnewald (2005) No need to shift the paradigm on the metabolic pathway to transitory starch in leaves. Trends Plant Sci. 10(4): 154-6
JO. Giese, K. Herbers , M. Hoffmann, RB. Klösgen, U. Sonnewald (2005) Isolation and functional characterization of a novel plastidic hexokinase from Nicotiana tabacum. FEBS Lett. 579(3): 827-31
Chen, S., Hajirezaei, M.R., Tschiersch, H., Peisker, M., Sonnewald, U.,
Börnke, F.
(2005) Reduced sucrose-6-phosphate phosphatase level in transgenic tobacco inhibits photosynthesis, alters carbohydrate partitioning and inhibits growth.
Planta 221: 479-492
S. Biemelt & U. Sonnewald (2004) Molecular farming in plants.
Nature Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. London: Nature Publishing Group.
S. Schaarschmidt, Nan Qu, Dieter Strack, U. Sonnewald, Bettina Hause (2004) Local induction of the alc gene switch in transgenic tobacco plants by acetaldehyde. Plant Cell Physiol. 45(11): 1566-77
B. H. Junker, R. Wuttke, A. Tiessen, P. Geigenberger, U. Sonnewald,
L. Willmitzer & A. R. Fernie
(2004) Temporally regulated expression of a yeast invertase in potato tubers allows dissection of the complex metabolic phenotype obtained following its constitutive expression. Plant Mol. Biol. 56(1): 91-110
E. van der Graaff, P. Hooykaas, W. Lein, J. Lerchl, G. Kunze, U. Sonnewald & R. Boldt (2004) Molecular Analysis of "de novo" purine biosynthesis in solanaceous species and in Arabidopsis thaliana. Frontiers in Bioscience 9: 1803-1816
D. Hofius, M. Hajirezaei, M. Geiger, H. Tschiersch, M. Melzer & U. Sonnewald (2004) RNAi-mediated tocopherol deficiency impairs photoassimilate export in transgenic potato plants. Plant Physiology 135: 1256-1268
S. Biemelt, H. Tschiersch and U. Sonnewald (2004) Impact of Altered Gibberellin Metabolism on Biomass Accumulation, Lignin Biosynthesis, and Photosynthesis in Transgenic Tobacco Plants. Plant Physiology 135: 254-265
Lein, W., Börnke, F., Reindl, A., Ehrhardt, T., Stitt, M., Sonnewald, U. (2004) Target-based discovery of novel herbicides. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 7(2): 219-225
Chen, S., Hofius, D., Sonnewald U., Börnke, F. (2003) Temporal and spatial control of gene silencing in transgenic plants by inducible expression of double-stranded RNA. Plant J. 36: 731-740
U. Conrad and U. Sonnewald (2003) Antibody jabs for plant enzymes.
Nature Biotechnology, News and Views 21(1), 35-36
Hajirezaei, M.R., Börnke, F., Peisker, M., Takahata, Y., Lerchl, J., Kirakosayan, A., Sonnewald, U. (2003) Decreased sucrose content triggers starch breakdown and respiration in stored potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum).
J. Exp. Bot. 54(382): 477-488
D. Hofius and U. Sonnewald (2003) Vitamin E biosynthesis: biochemistry meets cell biology. Trends Plant Sci. 8(1): 6-8
B.H. Junker, C. Chu, U. Sonnewald, L. Willmitzer and A.R. Fernie (2003)
In plants the alc gene expression system responds more rapidly following induction with cetaldehyde than with ethanol. FEBS 535: 136-140
J.F. Palatnik, V.B. Tognetti, H.O. Poli, R.E. Rodriguez, N. Blanco, M. Gattuso, M.-R. Hajirezaei, U. Sonnewald, E.M. Valle and N. Carrillo (2003)
Transgenic tobacco plants expressing antisense ferredoxin-NADP(H) reductase transcripts display increased susceptibity to photooxidative damage.
Plant J. 35(3): 332-341
U. Sonnewald (2003)
Plant Biotechnology: From basic science to industrial applications.
Special issue J. Plant Physiol. 160(7): 723-725
U. Sonnewald, M. Hajirezaei, S. Biemelt & M. Müller (2003)
Designer tubers for production of novel compounds.
BCPC, Crop Science & Technology 2003, Congress Proceeding, Vol. I: 123-132
S. Biemelt, U. Sonnewald, P. Galmbacher, L. Willmitzer and M. Müller (2003)
Production of Human Papillomavirus Type 16 virus-like particles in transgenic plants. J. Virology 77(17): 9211-9220
Börnke, F., Biemelt, S., Hajirezaei, M., Hofius, D., Lepsky, S., Sonnewald, U. (2002) Gentechnik in der Pflanzenzüchtung - Stand und Perspektiven. Vom Genom zur Sorte. 6. Tagung der Gesellschaft für Pflanzenzüchtung e.V., Vortr. Pflanzenzüchtung 54: 153-161
J.P. Sweetman, C. Chu, N. Qu, A.J. Greenland, U. Sonnewald and I. Jepson (2002) Ethanol vapor is an efficient inducer of the alc gene expression system in model and crop plant species. Plant Physiol. 129(3): 943-948
Börnke, F., Hajirezaei, M.R., Sonnewald, U. (2002) Transgenic potato tubers as bioreactors for palatinose production. J. Biotechnol., 96: 119-124
M. Hajirezaei, M. Peisker, H. Tschiersch, J.F. Palatnik, E.M. Valle, N. Carrillo and U. Sonnewald (2002) Small changes in the activity of chloroplastic NADP+-dependent ferredoxin oxidoreductase lead to impaired plant growth and restrict photosynthetic activity of transgenic tobacco plants. Plant J. 29(3): 281-294
Börnke, F., Hajirezaei, M.R., Heineke, D., Melzer, M., Herbers, K., Sonnewald, U. (2002) High level production of the non-cariogenic sucrose isomer palatinose in transgenic tobacco plants strongly impairs development. Planta 214: 356-364
Sonnewald, U. (2001) Control of potato tuber dormancy.
Trends Plant Sci. 6(8): 333-335
M. Strauss, F. Kauder, M. Peisker, U. Sonnewald, U. Conrad and D. Heineke (2001) Expression of an abscisic acid binding single chain antibody influences the subcellular distribution of abscisic acid and leads to developmental changes in transgenic potato plants. Planta 213(3): 361-369
U. Sonnewald and K. Herbers (2001) Plant Biotechnology - Methods, Goals and Achievements. In: Crop Science - Progress and Prospects, eds. J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, P.C. Struik, CABI Publishing, Wallingford, 329-350
Sonnewald, U. (2001) Plant biotechnology - Light at the end of the tunnel: from genes to functions. Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 12: 123-125
I. Kunze, M. Ebneth, M. Geiger, U. Sonnewald and K. Herbers (2001) 2-Deoxyglucose resistance - a novel selection marker for plant transformation. Molecular Breeding 7: 221-227
D. Hofius, K. Herbers, M. Melzer, A. Omid, E. Tacke, S. Wolf and U. Sonnewald (2001) Evidence for expression level-dependent modulation of carbohydrate status and viral resistance by the potato leafroll virus movement protein in transgenic tobacco plants. Plant J. 28(5): 529-544
K. Herbers, E.P. Lorences, C. Barrachina and U. Sonnewald (2001) Functional characterisation of Nicotiana tabacum xyloglucan endotransglysylase (NtXET-1): Generation of transgenic tobacco plants and changes in cell wall xyloglucan.
Planta 212(2): 279-287
S. Henkes, U. Sonnewald, R. Flachmann, R. Badur and M. Stitt (2001) A small decrease of plastid transketolase activity in antisense tobacco transformants has dramatic effects on photosynthesis and phenylpropanoid metabolism.
Plant Cell 13: 535-551
E. Fukushima, Y. Arata, T. Endo, U. Sonnewald and F. Sato (2001) Improved salt tolerance of transgenic tobacco expressing apoplastic yeast derived invertase.
Plant Cell Physiol. 42(2): 245-249
R. Boldt, G. Kunze, J. Lerchl, W. Lein and U. Sonnewald (2001) Cloning and molecular characterization of the Nicotiana tabacum purH cDNA encoding 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide ribonucleotide formyltransferase/inosine monophosphate cyclohydrolase. J. Plant Physiol. 158(12): 1591-1599
Börnke, F., Hajirezaei, M.R., Sonnewald, U. (2001) Cloning and characterization of the gene cluster for palatinose metabolism from the phytopathogenic bacterium Erwinia rhapontici. J. Bacteriol. 183(8): 2425-2430
A. Baumert, H.-P. Mock, J. Schmidt, K. Herbers, U. Sonnewald and D. Strack (2001) Patterns of phenylpropanoids in non-inoculated and potato virus Y-inoculated leaves of transgenic tobacco plants expressing yeast-derived invertase. Phytochemistry 56(6): 535-541
U. Sonnewald (2001) Sugar sensing and regulation of photosynthetic carbon metabolism. Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, Vol. 11, (Series Editor: Govindjee); "Regulation of Photosynthesis", Eds. Eva-Mari Aro, Bertil Andersson, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 109-120
N. Robertson, J. Paine, U. Sonnewald and I. Jepson (2000) Expression of the chemically inducible maize GST-27 promoter in potato. Potato Res. 43: 335-345
F. Ludewig and U. Sonnewald (2000) High CO2-mediated down-regulation of photosynthetic gene transcripts is caused by accelerated leaf senescence rather than sugar accumulation. FEBS Lett. 479(1-2): 19-24
K. Herbers, Y. Takahata, M. Melzer, H.-P. Mock, U. Sonnewald (2000) Regulation of carbohydrate partitioning during the interaction of potato virus Y with tobacco. Molecular Plant Pathology 1(1), 51-59
M. Hajirezaei, Y. Takahata, R.N. Trethewey, L. Willmitzer and U. Sonnewald (2000) Impact of elevated cytosolic and apoplastic invertase activity on carbon metabolism during potato tuber development. J. Exp. Bot., 51, 439-445
S. Biemelt, M. Hajirezaei, E. Hentschel and U. Sonnewald (2000) Comparative analysis of abscisic acid content and starch degradation during storage of tubers harvested from different potato varieties. Potato Res. 43, 371-382
A. Wiese, F. Gröner, U. Sonnewald, H. Deppner, J. Lerchl, U. Hebbeker, U.-I. Flügge, A. Weber (1999) Spinach Hexokinase I is located in the outer envelope membrane of plastids. FEBS Lett. 12; 461(1-2), 13-18
D. Toroser, R. McMichael Jr., K-P. Krause, J. Kurreck, U. Sonnewald, M. Stitt and S.C. Huber (1999) Site-directed mutagenesis of serine 158 demonstrates its role in spinach leaf sucrose-phosphate synthase modulation. Plant J. 17, 407-413
U. Sonnewald, K. Herbers (1999) Sugars, far more than just fuel for plant growth. In: J.A. Bryant, M.M. Burrell, N.J. Kruger (Eds.) Plant Carbohydrate Biochemistry. BIOS Scientific Publisher, 69-78
K. Herbers and U. Sonnewald (1999) Production of new/modified proteins in transgenic plants. Curr. Opinion Biotechnol. 10, 163-168
D. Heineke, F. Kauder, W. Frommer, C. Kühn, B. Gillissen, F. Ludewig and U. Sonnewald (1999) Application of transgenic plants in understanding responses to atmospheric change. Plant Cell Environ. 22, 623-628
M.-R. Hajirezaei and U. Sonnewald (1999) Inhibition of potato tuber sprouting: Low levels of cytosolic pyrophosphate lead to non-sprouting tubers from transgenic potato plants. Potato Research 42, 353-372
S. Greiner, T. Rausch, U. Sonnewald and K. Herbers (1999)
Ectopic expression of a tobacco invertase inhibitor homolog prevents cold-induced sweetening of potato tubers. Nature Biotechnol. 17, 708-711
M. Geiger, V. Haake, F. Ludewig, U. Sonnewald and M. Stitt (1999)
The nitrate and ammonium nitrate supply have a major influence on the response of photosynthesis, carbon metabolism, nitrogen metabolism and growth to elevated carbon dioxide in tobacco. Plant Cell Environ. 22, 1177-1199
P. Geigenberger, R. Reimholz, U. Deiting, U. Sonnewald and M. Stitt (1999) Decreased expression of sucrose phosphate synthase strongly inhibits the water stress-induced synthesis of sucrose in growing potato tubers.
The Plant Journal 19(2), 119-129
S. Biemelt, M. Hajirezaei, M. Melzer, G. Albrecht, U. Sonnewald (1999) Sucrose synthase activity does not restrict glycolysis in roots of transgenic potato plants under hypoxic conditions. Planta 210, 41-49
U. Sonnewald and M. Ebneth (1998) Ansätze zur Beeinflussung der photosynthetischen Saccharosebiosynthese. Vortr. Pflanzenzüchtg. 41 (1998) 21-32
RN Trethewey, P. Geigenberger, K. Riedel, MR Hajirezaei, U. Sonnewald,
M. Stitt, JW Riesmeier and L. Willmitzer
(1998) Combined expression of glucokinase and invertase in potato tubers lead to a dramatic reduction in starch accumulation and a stimulation of glycolysis. Plant Journal 15, 109-118
F. Ludewig, U. Sonnewald, F. Kauder, D. Heineke, M. Geiger, M. Stitt, B.T. Müller-Röber, B. Gillissen, C. Kühn, W.B. Frommer (1998) The role of transient starch in acclimation to elevated atmospheric CO2. FEBS Lett 429, 147-151
K.-P. Krause, L. Hill, R. Reimholz, T. Hamborg Nielsen, U. Sonnewald, M. Stitt (1998) Sucrose metabolism in cold-stored potato tubers with decreased expression of sucrose phosphate synthase. Plant Cell Environ. 21, 285-299
K. Herbers, U. Sonnewald (1998) Molecular determinants of sink strength,
Current Opinion in Plant Biol. 1, 207-216
K. Herbers, U. Sonnewald (1998) Altered gene expression brought about by inter- and intracellularly formed hexoses and its possible implications in plant-pathogen interactions. J. Plant Res. 111, 323-328
K. Herbers, U. Sonnewald (1998) Transgenic plants in biochemistry and plant physiology. Progress in Botany 59, 534-569
V. Haake, R. Zrenner, U. Sonnewald, M. Stitt (1998) A moderate decrease of plastid aldolase activity inhibits photosynthesis, alters the levels of sugars and starch, and inhibits growth of potato plants. Plant J. 14, 147-157
P. Geigenberger, M. Hajirezaei, U. Deiting, U. Sonnewald, M. Stitt (1998) Overexpression of pyrophosphatase leads to increased sucrose degradation and starch synthesis, increased activities of enzymes for sucrose-starch interconversion, and increased levels of nucleotides in growing potato tubers. Planta 205, 428-437
M. Geiger, P. Walch-Liu, C. Engels, J. Harnecker, E.-D. Schulze, F. Ludewig, U. Sonnewald, M. Stitt (1998) Enhanced carbon dioxide leads to a modified diurnal rhythm of nitrate reductase activity in older plants, and a large stimulation of nitrate reductase activity and higher levels of amino acids in young tobacco plants.
Plant Cell Environ. 21, 253-268
Chrispeels und U. Sonnewald (1998) Plant Transformation. In: Frontiers in Biology: The genetic language, eds. Amaldi F, Attardi G Vol. I, 663-688
M.X. Caddick, A.J. Greenland, I. Jepson, K.-P. Krause, N. Qu, K. Riddell, M. G. Salter, W. Schuch, U. Sonnewald, A.B. Tomsett (1998) An ethanol inducible gene switch for plants used to manipulate carbon metabolism. Nature Biotech. 16, 177-180