Dr Louisa Dever BSc (Hons), PhD

Postdoctoral Research Associate Biochemistry & Systems Biology

Publications

2021

Phosphorolytic degradation of leaf starch via plastidic a-glucan phosphorylase leads to optimised plant growth and water use efficiency over the diel phases of Crassulacean acid metabolism. (Journal article)

Ceusters, N., Ceusters, J., Hurtado-Castano, N., Dever, L. V., Boxall, S. F., Knerová, J., . . . Borland, A. M. (2021). Phosphorolytic degradation of leaf starch via plastidic a-glucan phosphorylase leads to optimised plant growth and water use efficiency over the diel phases of Crassulacean acid metabolism.. Journal of experimental botany. doi:10.1093/jxb/erab132

DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erab132

2020

Kalanchoe PPC1 Is Essential for Crassulacean Acid Metabolism and the Regulation of Core Circadian Clock and Guard Cell Signaling Genes([CC-BY]) (Journal article)

Boxall, S. F., Kadu, N., Dever, L. V., Knerova, J., Waller, J. L., Gould, P. J. D., & Hartwell, J. (2020). Kalanchoe PPC1 Is Essential for Crassulacean Acid Metabolism and the Regulation of Core Circadian Clock and Guard Cell Signaling Genes([CC-BY]). The Plant Cell, 32(4), 1136-1160. doi:10.1105/tpc.19.00481

DOI: 10.1105/tpc.19.00481

C4 and crassulacean acid metabolism within a single leaf: deciphering key components behind a rare photosynthetic adaptation. (Journal article)

Ferrari, R. C., Bittencourt, P. P., Rodrigues, M. A., Moreno-Villena, J. J., Alves, F. R. R., Gastaldi, V. D., . . . Freschi, L. (2020). C4 and crassulacean acid metabolism within a single leaf: deciphering key components behind a rare photosynthetic adaptation.. The New Phytologist, 225(4), 1699-1714. doi:10.1111/nph.16265

DOI: 10.1111/nph.16265

2019

Undervalued potential of crassulacean acid metabolism for current and future agricultural production (Journal article)

Davis, S. C., Simpson, J., del Carmen Gil-Vega, K., Niechayev, N. A., van Tongerlo, E., Castano, N. H., . . . Burquez, A. (2019). Undervalued potential of crassulacean acid metabolism for current and future agricultural production. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BOTANY, 70(22), 6521-6537. doi:10.1093/jxb/erz223

DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erz223

Silencing PHOSPHOENOLPYRUVATE CARBOXYLASE1 in the Obligate Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Species Kalanchoë laxiflora causes Reversion to C3-like Metabolism and Amplifies Rhythmicity in a Subset of Core Circadian Clock Genes (Journal article)

Boxall, S., Kadu, N., Dever, L., Knerová, J., Waller, J., Gould, P., & Hartwell, J. (2019). Silencing PHOSPHOENOLPYRUVATE CARBOXYLASE1 in the Obligate Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Species Kalanchoë laxiflora causes Reversion to C3-like Metabolism and Amplifies Rhythmicity in a Subset of Core Circadian Clock Genes. doi:10.1101/684050

DOI: 10.1101/684050

2017

The Kalanchoe genome provides insights into convergent evolution and building blocks of crassulacean acid metabolism (Journal article)

Yang, X., Hu, R., Yin, H., Jenkins, J., Shu, S., Tang, H., . . . Tuskan, G. A. (2017). The Kalanchoe genome provides insights into convergent evolution and building blocks of crassulacean acid metabolism. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01491-7

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01491-7

Phosphorylation of Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase Is Essential for Maximal and Sustained Dark CO2 Fixation and Core Circadian Clock Operation in the Obligate Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Species Kalanchoe fedtschenkoi (Journal article)

Boxall, S. F., Dever, L. V., Knerova, J., Gould, P. D., & Hartwell, J. (2017). Phosphorylation of Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase Is Essential for Maximal and Sustained Dark CO2 Fixation and Core Circadian Clock Operation in the Obligate Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Species Kalanchoe fedtschenkoi. PLANT CELL, 29(10), 2519-2536. doi:10.1105/tpc.17.00301

DOI: 10.1105/tpc.17.00301

2016

Emerging model systems for functional genomics analysis of Crassulacean acid metabolism (Journal article)

Hartwell, J., Dever, L. V., & Boxall, S. F. (2016). Emerging model systems for functional genomics analysis of Crassulacean acid metabolism. CURRENT OPINION IN PLANT BIOLOGY, 31, 100-108. doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2016.03.019

DOI: 10.1016/j.pbi.2016.03.019

2015

A roadmap for research on crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) to enhance sustainable food and bioenergy production in a hotter, drier world (Journal article)

Yang, X., Cushman, J. C., Borland, A. M., Edwards, E. J., Wullschleger, S. D., Tuskan, G. A., . . . Holtum, J. A. M. (2015). A roadmap for research on crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) to enhance sustainable food and bioenergy production in a hotter, drier world. NEW PHYTOLOGIST, 207(3), 491-504. doi:10.1111/nph.13393

DOI: 10.1111/nph.13393

Transgenic perturbation of the decarboxylation phase of Crassulacean acid metabolism alters physiology and metabolism but has only a small effect on growth (Journal article)

Dever, L., Boxall, S., Knerova, J., & Hartwell, J. (2015). Transgenic perturbation of the decarboxylation phase of Crassulacean acid metabolism alters physiology and metabolism but has only a small effect on growth. Plant Physiology, 167(1), 44-59. doi:10.1104/pp.114.251827

DOI: 10.1104/pp.114.251827

2011

Characterisation of seeds of a C4 phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase-deficient mutant of Amaranthus edulis (Journal article)

Álvarez, R., Gandullo, J., Feria, A. B., Dever, L. V., Vidal, J., & Echevarría, C. (2011). Characterisation of seeds of a C4 phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase-deficient mutant of Amaranthus edulis. Plant Biology, 13(1), 16-21. doi:10.1111/j.1438-8677.2010.00347.x

DOI: 10.1111/j.1438-8677.2010.00347.x