Cluster of Excellence –
University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux

Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux

Institute of Biology III, University of Freiburg
 

+49 761 203 2943

 

10 selected publications:

  • Transcriptional integration of paternal and maternal factors in the Arabidopsis zygote.
    Ueda M, Aichinger E, Gong W, Groot E, Verstraeten I, Vu LD, De Smet I, Higashiyama T, Umeda M, Laux T (2017).
    Genes Dev. 31(6):617-627.
  • RETINOBLASTOMA RELATED1 mediates germline entry in Arabidopsis.
    Zhao X, Bramsiepe J, Van Durme M, Komaki S, Prusicki MA, Maruyama D, Forner J, Medzihradszky A, Wijnker E, Harashima H, Lu Y, Schmidt A, Guthörl D, Logroño RS, Guan Y, Pochon G, Grossniklaus U, Laux T, Higashiyama T, Lohmann JU, Nowack MK, Schnittger A (2017).
    Science. 356(6336).
  • A molecular framework for the embryonic initiation of shoot meristem stem cells.
    Zhang Z, Tucker E, Hermann M, Laux T (2017).
    Dev Cell. 40(3):264-277
  • Organizer-derived WOX5 signal maintains root columella stem cells through chromatin-mediated repression of CDF4 expression.
    Pi L, Aichinger E, van der Graaff E, Llavata-Peris CI, Weijers D, Hennig L, Groot E, Laux T (2015).
    Dev Cell. 33(5):576-88.
  • A protodermal miR394 signal defines a region of stem cell competence in the Arabidopsis shoot meristem.
    Knauer S, Holt AL, Rubio-Somoza I, Tucker EJ, Hinze A, Pisch M, Javelle M, Timmermans MC, Tucker MR, Laux T (2013).
    Dev Cell. 24(2):125-32.
  • Transcriptional activation of Arabidopsis axis patterning genes WOX8/9 links zygote polarity to embryo development.
    Ueda M, Zhang Z, Laux T (2011).
    Dev Cell 15, 64-70.
  • Differential expression of WOX genes mediates apical-basal axis formation in the Arabidopsis embryo.
    Breuninger H, Rikirsch E, Hermann M, Ueda M, Laux T (2008).
    Dev Cell 14(6):867-76.
  • Termination of stem cell maintenance in Arabidopsis floral meristems by interactions between WUSCHEL and AGAMOUS.
    Lenhard M, Bohnert A, Jürgens G, Laux T (2001).
    Cell. 105, 805-814.
  • The stem cell population of Arabidopsis shoot meristems is maintained by a regulatory loop between the CLAVATA and WUSCHEL genes.
    Schoof H, Lenhard M, Haecker A, Mayer KFM, Jürgens G, Laux T (2000).
    Cell. 100, 635-644.
  • Role of WUSCHEL in regulating stem cell fate in the Arabidopsis shoot meristem.
    Mayer KF, Schoof H, Haecker A, Lenhard M, Jürgens G, Laux T (1998).
    Cell. 95(6):805-15.