Affiliation: Washington University in Saint Louis
- Gravity perception: how plants stand up for themselvesElizabeth S Haswell
Division of Biology 156 29, California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
Curr Biol 13:R761-3. 2003
- MscS-like proteins control plastid size and shape in Arabidopsis thalianaElizabeth S Haswell
Division of Biology, 156 29, California Institute of Technology, 1200 E California Blvd, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
Curr Biol 16:1-11. 2006..MscS-like proteins are found widely in bacterial and archaeal species and have also been identified in fission yeast and plants. None of the eukaryotic members of the family have yet been characterized...
- Two MscS homologs provide mechanosensitive channel activities in the Arabidopsis rootElizabeth S Haswell
Division of Biology 156 29, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
Curr Biol 18:730-4. 2008..This is the first molecular identification and characterization of MS channels in plant membranes...
- AtMSL9 and AtMSL10: Sensors of plasma membrane tension in Arabidopsis rootsRémi Peyronnet
Institut des Sciences du Végétal CNRS UPR 2355 France
Plant Signal Behav 3:726-9. 2008..2,7,8 MscS homolgues have not yet been identified in animals...
- Two mechanosensitive channel homologs influence division ring placement in Arabidopsis chloroplastsMargaret E Wilson
Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
Plant Cell 23:2939-49. 2011..These results establish MS channels as components of the chloroplast division machinery and suggest that their role is evolutionarily conserved...
- Mechanosensitive channels: what can they do and how do they do it?Elizabeth S Haswell
Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
Structure 19:1356-69. 2011....
- Expression and characterization of the bacterial mechanosensitive channel MscS in Xenopus laevis oocytesGrigory Maksaev
Department of Biology, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO 63130, USA
J Gen Physiol 138:641-9. 2011..Furthermore, MscS can now be compared directly to its eukaryotic homologues or to other mechanosensitive channels that are not easily studied in E. coli...
- Life behind the wall: sensing mechanical cues in plantsOlivier Hamant
Laboratoire Reproduction et Développement des Plantes, University Lyon, ENS de Lyon, UCB Lyon 1, CNRS, INRA, F 69342, Lyon, France
BMC Biol 15:59. 2017..What about plant systems? Our goal in this review is to summarize what is known about the perception of mechanical cues in plants, and to provide a brief comparison with animals...
- The ongoing search for the molecular basis of plant osmosensing.Elizabeth S Haswell
Department of Biology, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO 63130
J Gen Physiol 145:389-94. 2015
- Functional analysis of conserved motifs in the mechanosensitive channel homolog MscS-Like2 from Arabidopsis thalianaGregory S Jensen
Department of Biology, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e40336. 2012..These results underscore the importance of plastidic mechanosensitive channels in the maintenance of normal plastid and leaf morphology...