Zentrum für Molekularbiologie der Pflanzen (ZMBP)

Research Group El Kasmi

Publications

2018

Microbial effectors and the role of water and sugar in the infection battle ground.

El Kasmi F, Horvath D and Lahaye T. Curr Opin Plant Biol 44, 98-107. 2018 Mar 26; https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1369526617301292?via%3Dihub

Concerted action of evolutionarily ancient and novel SNARE complexes in flowering plant cytokinesis.

Park M, Krause C, Karnahl M, Reichardt I, El Kasmi F, Mayer U, Stierhof YD, Hiller U, Strompen G, Bayer M, Kientz M, Sato MH, Nishimura MT, Dangl JL, Sanderfoot AA, Jürgens G. Developmental Cell. 2018; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.devcel.2017.12.027

 

2017

Signaling of the plasma membrane-localized plant immune receptor RPM1 requires self-association of the full-length protein.

El Kasmi F, Chung E, Andeson RG, Jinyue Li, Eitas TK, Gao Z and Dangl JL. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017; 2017 Aug 29;114(35):E7385-E7394. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1708288114. Epub 2017 Aug 14.PMID:28808003

Evolutionarily diverse SYP1 Qa-SNAREs jointly sustain pollen tube growth in Arabidopsis.

Slane D, Reichardt I, El Kasmi F, Bayer M, Jürgens G. Plant J. 2017 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13659. PMID:28792633

A gene encoding maize caffeoyl-CoA O-methyltransferase confers quantitative resistance to multiple pathogens.

Yang Q, He Y, Kabahuma M, Chaya T, Kelly A, Borrego E, Bian Y, El Kasmi F, Yang L, Teixeira P, Kolkman J, Nelson R, Kolomiets M, L Dangl J, Wisser R, Caplan J, Li X, Lauter N, Balint-Kurti P. Nat Genet. 2017 Jul 24. doi: 10.1038/ng.3919. PMID:28740263

TIR-only protein RBA1 recognizes a pathogen effector to regulate cell death in Arabidopsis.

Nishimura MT, Anderson RG, Cherkis KA, Law TF, Liu QL, Machius M, Nimchuk ZL, Yang L, Chung EH, El Kasmi F, Hyunh M, Osborne Nishimura E, Sondek JE, Dangl JL. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Mar 7;114(10):E2053-E2062. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1620973114. Epub 2017 Jan 30. PMID:28137883

 

2016

Structural insights into plant NLR immune receptor function.

El Kasmi F, Nishimura MT. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Nov 1. pii: 201615933. PMID: 27803318

TNL-mediated immunity in Arabidopsis requires complex regulation of the redundant ADR1 gene family.

Dong OX, Tong M, Bonardi V, El Kasmi F, Woloshen V, Wünsch LK, Dangl JL, Li X. New Phytol. 2016 May;210(3):960-73. doi: 10.1111/nph.13821. Epub 2016 Jan 4. PMID:27074399

 

2015

Molecular and functional analyses of a maize autoactive NB-LRR protein identify precise structural requirements for activity.

Wang GF, Ji J, El-Kasmi F, Dangl JL, Johal G, Balint-Kurti PJ. PLoS Pathog. 2015 Feb 26;11(2):e1004674. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004674. eCollection 2015 Feb. Erratum in: PLoS Pathog. 2015 Apr;11(4):e1004830. PMID:25719542

Retromer contributes to immunity-associated cell death in Arabidopsis.

Munch D, Teh OK, Malinovsky FG, Liu Q, Vetukuri RR, El Kasmi F, Brodersen P, Hara-Nishimura I, Dangl JL, Petersen M, Mundy J, Hofius D. Plant Cell. 2015 Feb;27(2):463-79. doi: 10.1105/tpc.114.132043. Epub 2015 Feb 13. PMID:25681156

Plant cytokinesis: a tale of membrane traffic and fusion.

Jürgens G, Park M, Richter S, Touihri S, Krause C, El Kasmi F, Mayer U. Biochem Soc Trans. 2015 Feb;43(1):73-8. doi: 10.1042/BST20140246. Review. PMID:25619248

 

2014

A plant phosphoswitch platform repeatedly targeted by type III effector proteins regulates the output of both tiers of plant immune receptors.

Chung EH, El-Kasmi F, He Y, Loehr A, Dangl JL. Cell Host Microbe. 2014 Oct 8;16(4):484-94. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2014.09.004. PMID:25299334

 

2013

SNARE complexes of different composition jointly mediate membrane fusion in Arabidopsis cytokinesis.

El Kasmi F, Krause C, Hiller U, Stierhof YD, Mayer U, Conner L, Kong L, Reichardt I, Sanderfoot AA, Jürgens G. Mol Biol Cell. 2013 May;24(10):1593-601. doi: 10.1091/mbc.E13-02-0074. Epub 2013 Mar 20. PMID:23515225

 

2011

Mechanisms of functional specificity among plasma-membrane syntaxins in Arabidopsis.

Reichardt I, Slane D, El Kasmi F, Knöll C, Fuchs R, Mayer U, Lipka V, Jürgens G. Traffic. 2011 Sep;12(9):1269-80. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0854.2011.01222.x. Epub 2011 Jun 28. PMID:21707889

Arabidopsis SNARE protein SEC22 is essential for gametophyte development and maintenance of Golgi-stack integrity.

El-Kasmi F, Pacher T, Strompen G, Stierhof YD, Müller LM, Koncz C, Mayer U, Jürgens G. Plant J. 2011 Apr;66(2):268-79. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04487.x. Epub 2011 Feb 21. PMID:21205036

 

2010 and earlier

Strategies to improve the antigenicity, ultrastructure preservation and visibility of trafficking compartments in Arabidopsis tissue.

Stierhof YD, El Kasmi F. Eur J Cell Biol. 2010 Feb-Mar;89(2-3):285-97. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcb.2009.12.003. Epub 2010 Jan 27. PMID:20106548

Co-option of a default secretory pathway for plant immune responses.

Kwon C, Neu C, Pajonk S, Yun HS, Lipka U, Humphry M, Bau S, Straus M, Kwaaitaal M, Rampelt H, El Kasmi F, Jürgens G, Parker J, Panstruga R, Lipka V, Schulze-Lefert P. Nature. 2008 Feb 14;451(7180):835-40. doi: 10.1038/nature06545. PMID:18273019

The Arabidopsis HINKEL gene encodes a kinesin-related protein involved in cytokinesis and is expressed in a cell cycle-dependent manner.

Strompen G, El Kasmi F, Richter S, Lukowitz W, Assaad FF, Jürgens G, Mayer U. Curr Biol. 2002 Jan 22;12(2):153-8. PMID:11818068