Publications

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2022 / 2021

Lüdke, D.#, Yan, Q., Rohmann, P.F.W. and Wiermer, M.# (2022). NLR we there yet? Nucleocytoplasmic coordination of NLR-mediated immunity. New Phytol 236, 24-42.

Petutschnig, E., Anders, J., Stolze, M., Meusel, C., Hacke, R., Schwier, M., Gippert, A.-L., Kroll, S., Fasshauer, P., Wiermer, M. and Lipka, V. (2022). EXTRA LARGE G-PROTEIN2 mediates cell death and hyperimmunity in the chitin elicitor receptor kinase 1-4 mutant. Plant Physiol 189, 2413–2431.

Guzha, A., McGee, R., Scholz, P., Hartken, D., Lüdke, D., Bauer, K., Wenig, M., Zienkiewicz, K., Herrfurth, C., Feussner, I., Vlot, A.C., Wiermer, M., Haughn, G. and Ischebeck, T. (2022). Cell wall-localised BETA-XYLOSIDASE4 contributes to immunity of Arabidopsis against Botrytis cinerea. Plant Physiol 189, 1794–1813.

Krawczyk, H.E., Sun, S., Doner, N.M., Yan, Q., Lim, M.S.S., Scholz, P., Niemeyer, P.W., Schmitt, K., Valerius, O., Pleskot R., Hillmer, S., Braus, G.H., Wiermer, M., Mullen, R.T. and Ischebeck, T. (2022). SEED LIPID DROPLET PROTEIN1, SEED LIPID DROPLET PROTEIN2 and LIPID DROPLET PLASMA MEMBRANE ADAPTOR mediate lipid droplet-plasma membrane tethering. Plant Cell 34, 2424–2448.

Lüdke, D., Rohmann, P.F.W. and Wiermer, M. (2021). Nucleocytoplasmic Communication in Healthy and Diseased Plant Tissues. Front Plant Sci 12, 719453.

Lüdke, D., Roth, C., Kamrad, S.A., Messerschmidt, J., Hartken, D., Appel, J., Hörnich, B.F., Yan, Q., Kusch, S., Klenke, M., Gunkel, A., Wirthmueller, L. and Wiermer, M. (2021). Functional requirement of the Arabidopsis importin-α nuclear transport receptor family in autoimmunity mediated by the NLR protein SNC1. Plant J 105, 994-1009.

Ao, K., Tong, M., Li, L., Lüdke, D., Lipka, V., Chen, S., Wiermer, M. and Li, X. (2021). SCFSNIPER7 controls protein turnover of unfoldase CDC48A to promote plant immunity. New Phytol 229, 2795-2811.


2020 / 2019

Rekhter, D., Lüdke, D., Ding, Y., Feussner, K., Zienkiewicz, K., Lipka, V., Wiermer, M.#, Zhang, Y.# and Feussner, I.# (2019). Isochorismate-derived biosynthesis of the plant stress hormone salicylic acid. Science 365, 498-502.


2018 / 2017

Lüdke, D., Roth, C., Hartken, D. and Wiermer, M. (2018). MOS6 and TN13 in plant immunity. Plant Signal Behav 13, e1454816.

Nietzsche, M., Guerra, T., Alseekh, S., Wiermer, M., Sonnewald, S., Fernie, A.R. and Börnke, F. (2018). STOREKEEPER RELATED 1/G-element Binding Protein (STKR1) Interacts with Protein Kinase SnRK1. Plant Physiol 176, 1773-1792.

Roth, C., Lüdke, D., Klenke, M., Quathamer, A., Valerius, O., Braus, G.H. and Wiermer, M. (2017). The truncated NLR protein TIR-NBS13 is a MOS6/IMPORTIN-α3 interaction partner required for plant immunity. Plant J 92, 808-821.

Tong, M., Kotur, T., Liang, W., Vogelmann, K., Kleine, T., Leister, D., Brieske, C., Yang, S., Lüdke, D., Wiermer, M., Zhang, Y., Li, X. and Hoth, S. (2017). E3 ligase SAUL1 serves as a positive regulator of PAMP-triggered immunity and its homeostasis is monitored by immune receptor SOC3. New Phytol 215, 1516-1532.

Genenncher, B., Lipka, V., Petutschnig, E.K. and Wiermer, M. (2017). Nucleoporin NUP88/MOS7 is required for manifestation of phenotypes associated with the Arabidopsis CHITIN ELICITOR RECEPTOR KINASE1 mutant cerk1-4. Plant Signal Behav 12, e1313378.

Johnson, K.C.M., Zhao, J., Wu, Z., Roth, C., Lipka, V., Wiermer, M. and Li, X. (2017). The putative kinase substrate MUSE7 negatively impacts the accumulation of NLR proteins. Plant J 89, 1174-1183.


2016 / 2015

Genenncher, B., Wirthmueller, L., Roth, C., Klenke, M., Ma, L., Sharon A. and Wiermer, M. (2016). Nucleoporin-Regulated MAP Kinase Signaling in Immunity to a Necrotrophic Fungal Pathogen. Plant Physiol 172, 1293-1305.

Jessen, D., Roth, C., Wiermer, M. and Fulda, M. (2015). Two activities of long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase are involved in lipid trafficking between the endoplasmic reticulum and the plastid in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol 167, 351-366.

Wirthmueller, L., Roth, C., Fabro, G., Caillaud, M.C., Rallapalli, G., Asai, S., Sklenar, J., Jones, A.M.E., Wiermer, M., Jones, J.D.G. and Banfield, M.J. (2015). Probing formation of cargo/importin-α transport complexes in plant cells using a pathogen effector. Plant J 81, 40-52.


2014 / 2013

Huang, Y., Minaker, S., Roth, C., Huang, S., Hieter, P., Lipka, V., Wiermer, M. and Li, X. (2014). An E4 Ligase Facilitates Polyubiquitination of Plant Immune Receptor Resistance Proteins in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 26, 485-496.

Huang, Y., Chen, X., Liu, Y., Roth, C., Copeland, C., McFarlane, H.E., Huang, S., Lipka, V., Wiermer, M. and Li, X. (2013). Mitochondrial AtPAM16 is required for plant survival and the negative regulation of plant immunity. Nat Commun 4, 2558.

Bhavsar, A.P., Brown, N.F., Stoepel, J., Wiermer, M., Martin, D.D.O., Hsu, K.J., Imami, K., Ross, C.J., Hayden M.R., Foster, L.J., Li, X., Hieter, P. and Finlay, B.B. (2013). The Salmonella Type III Effector SspH2 Specifically Exploits the NLR Co-chaperone Activity of SGT1 to Subvert Immunity. PLoS Pathog 9, e1003518.

Wirthmueller, L.#, Roth, C., Banfield, M.J. and Wiermer, M.# (2013). Hop-on hop-off: importin-α-guided tours to the nucleus in innate immune signaling. Front Plant Sci 4, 149.

Schön, M., Töller, A., Diezel, C., Roth, C., Westphal, L., Wiermer, M. and Somssich, I.E. (2013). Analyses of wrky18 wrky40 Plants Reveal Critical Roles of SA/EDS1 Signaling and Indole-Glucosinolate Biosynthesis for Golovinomyces orontii Resistance and a Loss-of Resistance Towards Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato AvrRPS4. Mol Plant Microbe Interact 26, 758-767.


2012 / 2011

Roth, C. and Wiermer, M. (2012). Nucleoporins Nup160 and Seh1 are required for disease resistance in Arabidopsis. Plant Signal Behav 7, 1212-1214.

Wiermer, M.#, Cheng, Y.T., Imkampe, J., Li, M., Wang, D., Lipka, V. and Li, X.# (2012). Putative members of the Arabidopsis Nup107-160 nuclear pore sub-complex contribute to pathogen defense. Plant J 70, 796-808.

Xu, F., Xu, S., Wiermer, M., Zhang, Y. and Li, X. (2012). The cyclin L homolog MOS12 and the MOS4-associated complex are required for proper splicing of plant Resistance genes. Plant J 70, 916-928.


2010 / 2009

Wiermer, M., Germain, H., Cheng, Y.T., García, A.V., Parker, J.E. and Li, X. (2010). Nucleoporin MOS7/Nup88 contributes to Plant Immunity and Nuclear Accumulation of Defense Regulators. Nucleus 1, 332-336.

Zhu, Z., Xu, F., Zhang, Y., Cheng, Y.T., Wiermer, M., Li, X. and Zhang, Y. (2010). Arabidopsis resistance protein SNC1 activates immune responses through association with a transcriptional co-repressor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107, 13960-13965.

García, A.V., Blanvillain-Baufumé, S., Huibers, R.P., Wiermer, M., Li, G., Gobbato, E., Rietz, S. and Parker, J.E. (2010). Balanced nuclear and cytoplasmic activities of EDS1 are required for a complete plant innate immune response. PLoS Pathog 6, e1000970.

Cheng Y.T.*, Germain, H.*, Wiermer, M.*, Bi, D.*, García, A.V., Wirthmueller, L., Després, C., Parker, J.E., Zhang, Y. and Li, X. (2009). Nuclear Pore Complex Component MOS7/Nup88 Is Required for Innate Immunity and Nuclear Accumulation of Defense Regulators in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 21, 2503-2516.

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2008 / 2007

Palma, K., Wiermer, M. and Li, X. (2008). Marshalling the troops: intracellular dynamics in plant pathogen defense. In: Molecular Aspects of Plant Disease Resistance. Parker JE (Ed.), Wiley-Blackwell, Annu Plant Rev 34, 177-219.

Wiermer, M., Palma, K., Zhang, Y. and Li, X. (2007). Should I stay or should I go? Nucleocytoplasmic trafficking in plant innate immunity. Cell Microbiol 9, 1880-1890.


2006 / 2005

Lipka, V., Dittgen, J., Bednarek, P., Bhat, R., Wiermer, M., Stein, M., Landtag, J., Brandt, W., Rosahl, S., Scheel, D., Llorente, F., Molina, A., Parker, J., Somerville, S. and Schulze-Lefert, P. (2005). Pre- and Postinvasion Defenses Both Contribute to Nonhost Resistance in Arabidopsis. Science 310, 1180-1183.

Feys, B.J.*, Wiermer, M.*, Bhat, R.A., Moisan, L.J., Medina-Escobar, N., Neu, C., Cabral, A. and Parker, J.E. (2005). Arabidopsis SENESCENCE-ASSOCIATED GENE101 Stabilizes and Signals within an ENHANCED DISEASE SUSCEPTIBILITY1 Complex in Plant Innate Immunity. Plant Cell 17, 2601-2613.

[The latter two articles were featured in:
Ellis, J. (2006). Insights into nonhost disease resistance: Can they assist disease control in agriculture? Plant Cell 18: 523-528.]

Wiermer, M., Feys, B.J. and Parker, J.E. (2005). Plant immunity: the EDS1 regulatory node. Curr Opin Plant Biol 8, 383-389.