Cluster of Excellence, University of Freiburg

Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux

Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux

Institute of Biology III – Developmental Biology and Biotechnology of Plants (Faculty of Biology)
University of Freiburg

+49 761 203 2943

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10 selected publications

  • Transcriptional integration of paternal and maternal factors in the Arabidopsis zygote.
    Ued M, Aichinger E, Gong W, Groot E, Verstraeten I, Dai Vu L, De Smet I, Higashiyama T, Umeda M, Laux T (2017).
    Genes Dev. 31, 617-627.
  • A molecular framework for the embryonic initiation of shoot meristem stem cells.
    Zhang Z, Tucker E, Hermann M, Laux T (2017).
    Dev Cell. 40, 264-277.
  • 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.
  • Organizer-derived WOX5 signal maintains root columella stem cells through chromatin- ediated 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, 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, 125-32.
  • 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, 867-76.
  • Conserved factors regulate signalling in Arabidopsis thaliana shoot and root stem cell organizers.
    Sarkar AK, Luijten M, Miyashima S, Lenhard M, Hashimoto T, Nakajima K, Scheres B, Heidstra R, Laux T (2007).
    Nature 446, 811-4.
  • The stem cell concept in plants: a matter of debate.
    Laux T (2003).
    Cell 113, 281-3.
  • 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, 805-14.
  • The stem cell population of Arabidopsis shoot meristems in maintained by a regulatory loop between the CLAVATA and WUSCHEL genes.
    Schoof H, Lenhard M, Haecker A, Mayer KF, Jürgens G, Laux T (2000).
    Cell 100, 635-44.