Publications

Peer-reviewed publications

2018

D.D. Figueiredo, C. Köhler. “Auxin: a molecular trigger of seed development”. 2018 Genes & Development 32:479-490.

– S. Chander, D.M. Almeida, T.S. Serra, D. Jardim-Messender, P.M. Barros, T.F. Lourenço, D.D. Figueiredo, M. Margis-Pinheiro, J.M. Costa, M.M. Oliveira, N.J.M. Saibo, “OsICE1 transcription factor improves photosynthetic performance and reduces grain losses in rice plants subjected to drought“. 2018 Environmental and Experimental Botany 150:88-98.

2016

D.D. Figueiredo, R.A. Batista, P. Roszak, L. Hennig, C. Köhler, “Auxin production in the endosperm drives seed coat development in Arabidopsis“. 2016 eLife 5:e20542. [OA]

– M. Derkacheva, S. Liu, D.D. Figueiredo, M. Gentry, I. Mozgova, P. Nanni, M. Tang, M. Mannervik, C. Köhler, L. Hennig, “H2A deubiquitinases UBP12/13 are part of the Arabidopsis Polycomb Group protein system”. 2016 Nature Plants 2:16126.

– W. Mahrez, J. Shin, R. Muñoz-Viana, D.D. Figueiredo, M.S. Trejo-Arellano, V. Exner, A. Siretskiy, W. Gruissem, C. Köhler, L. Hennig, “BBR2a Affects Flowering Time via FLC splicing”. 2016 PLoS Genetics 12(4):e1005924. [OA]

D.D. Figueiredo, C. Köhler, “Bridging the gap: communication between maternal sporophyte, gametophyte and fertilization products“. 2016 Current Opinion in Plant Biology 29:16-20.

2015

– A.M. Cordeiro*, D.D. Figueiredo*, J. Tepperman, A.R. Borba, T. Lourenço, I.A. Abreu, P.B.F. Ouwerkerk, P.H. Quail, M.M. Oliveira, N.J.M. Saibo, “Rice phytochrome-interacting factor protein OsPIF14 represses OsDREB1B gene expression through an extended N-box and interacts preferentially with the active form of Phytochrome B”. 2015 Biochimica et Biophysica Acta – Gene Regulatory Mechanisms 1859(2):393-404.

D.D. Figueiredo, R.A. Batista, P. Roszak, C. Köhler, “Auxin production couples endosperm development to fertilization“. 2015 Nature Plants 1:15184.

2014

D.D. Figueiredo, C. Köhler. “Signalling events regulating seed coat development”. 2014 Biochemical Society Transactions 42:358-363.

2013

– T. Lourenço, H. Sapeta, D.D. Figueiredo, M. Rodrigues, A.M. Cordeiro, I.A. Abreu, N.J.M. Saibo, M.M. Oliveira. “Isolation and characterization of rice (Oryza sativa L.) E3-ubiquitin ligase OsHOS1 gene in the modulation of cold stress response”. 2013 Plant Molecular Biology 83(4-5):351-363.

– T.S. Serra, D.D. Figueiredo, A.M. Cordeiro, D.M. Almeida, T. Lourenço, I.A. Abreu, A. Sebastián, L. Fernandes, B. Contreras-Moreira, M.M. Oliveira, N.J.M. Saibo. “OsRMC, a negative regulator of salt stress response in rice, is regulated by two AP2/ERF transcription factors”. 2013 Plant Molecular Biology 82(4-5):439-455.

2012

D.D. Figueiredo, P. Barros, A.M. Cordeiro, T.S. Serra, T. Lourenço, M.M. Oliveira and N.J.M. Saibo. “Seven novel Zn Finger transcription factors are negative regulators of the rice gene OsDREB1B”. 2012 Journal of Experimental Botany 63(10):3643-3656. [OA]

– A.P. Santos, T.S. Serra, D.D. Figueiredo, P. Barros, T. Lourenço, S. Chander, M.M. Oliveira Oliveira, N.J.M. Saibo. “Transcription regulation of abiotic stress responses in rice: a combined action of transcription factors and epigenetic mechanisms”. 2011 OMICs: A Journal of Integrative Biology: 15(12):839-57.

 

Pre-prints

2018

D. D. Figueiredo*, R. A. Batista*, C. Köhler. “Auxin regulates endosperm cellularization in Arabidopsis”. 2017 bioRxiv 239301. [OA]