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Keymer A, Gutjahr C (2018)
Cross kingdom lipid transfer in arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis and beyond.
Current Opinion in Plant Biology, in press (Review).

Brands M, Wewer V, Keymer A, Gutjahr C, Dörmann P (2018)
The Lotus japonicus acyl-acyl carrier protein thioesterase FatM is required for mycorrhiza formation and lipid accumulation of Rhizophagus irregularis.
Plant Journal, in press.

Keymer A#, Huber C#, Eisenreich W*, Gutjahr C* (2018)
Tracking lipid transfer by fatty acid isotopolog profiling from host plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi.
BioProtocol Bio-protocol 8(7): e2786. PDF

Pimprikar P, Gutjahr C* (2018)
Transcriptional regulation of arbuscular mycorrhiza development.
Plant Cell Physiology, (Review) PDF

Yu P, Wang C, Baldauf J, Tai H, Gutjahr C*, Hochholdinger F*, Li C* (2018)
Root type and soil phosphate determine the taxonomic landscape of colonizing fungi and the transcriptome of field-grown maize roots.
New Phytologist, 217: 1240-1253.
Preprint at bioRxiv 


Keymer A#, Pimprikar P#, Wewer V, Huber C, Brands M, Bucerius SL, Delaux PM, Klingl V, von Roepenack-Lahaye E, Wang TL, Eisenreich W, Dörmann P, Parniske M, Gutjahr C* (2017)
Lipid transfer from plants to arbuscular mycorrhiza fungi.
eLife 6. pii: e29107.  PDF
Preprint at bioRxiv

Nadal M#, Sawers RHJ#, Naseem S, Bassin B, Kulicke C, Sharman A, An G, An K, Ahern KR, Romag A, Brutnell TP, Gutjahr C, Geldner N, Roux C, Martinoia E, Konopka JB, Paszkowski U (2017) 
An N-acetylglucosamine transporter required for arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis in maize and rice. 
Nature Plants 10.1038/nplants.2017.73.
News and views in Nature Plants by Benoit Levebvre 

Gutjahr C*, Parniske M* (2017)
Cell Biology: control of partner life-time in a plant-fungus relationship.
Current Biology, 27: R420-R423. (Dispatch, not peer reviewed)

Waters MT*, Gutjahr C*, Bennett T*, Nelson DC* (2017)
Strigolactone signaling and evolution.
Annual Review of Plant Biology, 68: 291-322. (Review) PDF

Couzigou JM, Lauressergues D, André O, Gutjahr C, Guillotin B, Bécard G, Combier JP (2017)
Positive gene regulation by a natural protective miRNA enables arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis.
Cell, Host & Microbe 21: 106-112.


Yu P, Gutjahr C, Li C, Hochholdinger F (2016)
Genetic control of lateral root formation in cereals.
Trends in Plant Sciences, 21: 951–961. (Review)

Pimprikar P, Carbonnel S, Paries M§, Katzer K, Klingl V, Bohmer MJ§, Karl L§, Floss DS, Harrison MJ, Parniske M,
Gutjahr C* (2016) 
A CCaMK-CYCLOPS-DELLA complex activates transcription of RAM1 to regulate arbuscule branching.
Current Biology 26: 987-998.


Gutjahr C#, Gobbato E#, Choi J, Riemann M, Johnston MG, Summers W, Carbonnnel S, Mansfield C, Yang SY,  Nadal M, Acosta IF, Takano M, Jiao WB, Schneeberger K, Kelly KA, Paszkowski U (2015)
Rice perception of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi requires the karrikin receptor complex.
Science 350: 1521-1524.

Gutjahr C*, Sawers RJH, Marti G, Andres-Hernandez L, Yang SY, Casieri L, Angliker H, Oakeley E, Wolfender JL, Abreu-Goodger C, Paszkowski U* (2015)
Transcriptome diversity among rice root-types during asymbiosis and interaction with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, USA 112: 6754-6759.
Research Highlight in Nature Plants by Chris Surridge 

Gutjahr C*, Siegler H§, Haga K, Iino M, Paszkowski U (2015)
Establishment of arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis in rice occurs independently of enzymatic jasmonate biosynthesis.
PloS One 10(4): e0123422. PDF

Chen J, Gutjahr C, Bleckmann A, Dresselhaus T (2015) 
Calcium signaling during reproductive and biotrophic fungal interactions. 
Molecular Plant 8: 595-611. (Review)


Kobae Y, Gutjahr C, Paszkowski U, Kojima T, Fujiwara T, Hata S (2014) 
Lipid droplets of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi emerge in concert with arbuscule collaps. 
Plant Cell Physiology 55: 1945-1953.

Etemadi M#, Gutjahr C#, Couzigou JM, Zouine M, Lauressergues D, Timmers A, Audran C, Bouzayen M, Becard G, Combier JP (2014) 
Auxin perception is required for arbuscule development in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis. 
Plant Physiology 166: 281-292.

Carbonnel S, Gutjahr C* (2014) 
Control of arbuscular mycorrhiza development by nutrient signals. 
Frontiers in Plant Science 5: 462. (Opinion) PDF

Gutjahr C* (2014)
Phytohormone signaling in arbuscular mycorhiza development.
Current Opinion in Plant Biology 20: 26-34. (Review)


Gutjahr C*, Parniske M* (2013)
Cell and developmental biology of arbuscular mycorrhiza symbiosis.
Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology 29: 593-617. (Review) PDF

Gutjahr C*, Paszkowski U* (2013)
Multiple control levels of root system remodelling in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis.
Frontiers in Plant Science 4: 204. (Review) PDF

Groth M#, Kosuta S#, Gutjahr C, Haage K, Hardel SL, Schaub M§, Brachmann A, Sato S, Tabata S, Findlay K, Wang TL, Parniske M (2013)
Two Lotus japonicus symbiosis mutants impaired at distinct steps of arbuscule development.
Plant Journal 75: 117-129.

Nordström KJV, Albani MC, James GV, Gutjahr C, Harwig B, Turck F, Paszkowski U, Coupland G, Schneeberger K (2013) Mutation identification by direct comparison of whole-genome sequencing data from mutant and wild-type individuals using k-mers.
Nature Biotechnology, 31: 325-330.


Gutjahr C, Radovanovic D§, Geoffroy J, Zhang Q, Siegler H§, Chiapello M, Casieri L, An K, An G, Guiderdoni E, Kumar Chellian S, Sundaresan V, Harrison M, Paszkowski U (2012)
The half-size ABC transporters STR1 and 2 are indispensable for mycorrhizal arbuscule formation in rice.
Plant Journal, 69: 906-920.


Gutjahr C, Novero M, Welham T, Wang T, Bonfante P (2011)
Root starch accumulation in response to arbuscular mycorrhizal colonization differs among Lotus japonicus starch mutants.
Planta, 235: 639-646.


Gutjahr C, Novero M, Guether M, Montanari O, Udvardi M, Bonfante P (2009)
Pre-symbiotic factors released by the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Gigaspora margarita induce starch accumulation in Lotus japonicus roots.
New Phytologist, 183: 53-61.

Gutjahr C#, Casieri L#, Paszkowski U (2009)
Glomus intraradices induces changes in root system architecture of rice independently of common SYM signaling.
New Phytologist, 182: 829-837.

Gutjahr C*, Paszkowki U (2009)
Weights in the balance: JA and SA signaling in root-biotroph interactions.
MPMI 22: 763-772. (Review)


Gutjahr C, Banba M, Croset V§, An K, Miyao A, An G, Hirochika H, Imaizumi-Anraku H, Paszkowski U (2008)
Arbuscular mycorrhiza-specific signaling in rice transcends the common symbiosis signaling pathway.
Plant Cell 20: 2989-3005.

Banba M, Gutjahr C, Miyao A, Hirochika H, Paszkowski U, Kouchi H, Imaizumi-Anraku H (2008)
Divergence of evolutionary ways among common SYM genes: CASTOR and CCaMK show functional conservation between two symbiosis systems and constitute the root of a common signaling pathway.
Plant Cell Physiology 49: 1659-1671.

Sawers RJH, Gutjahr C, Paszkowski U (2008)
Cereal mycorrhiza: An ancient symbiosis in modern agriculture.
Trends in Plant Sciences 13: 93-97. (Review)

Sawers RJH, Yang SY, Gutjahr C, Paszkowski U (2008)
The molecular components of nutrient exchange in arbuscular mycorrhizal interactions.
In: Z.A. Siddiqui et al., (eds.), Mycorrhizae: Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, pp. 37-59 ©2008 Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. (Bookchapter, not peer reviewed)

2005 - 2007

Siddique I, Gutjahr C, Seneviratne G, Breckling B, Ranwala SW, Alexander IJ (2007)
Changes in soil chemistry associated with the establishment of forest gardens on degraded grassland soils in Sri Lanka. 
Biology and Fertility of Soils 44: 163-170.

Riemann M, Gutjahr C, Korte A, Riemann M, Danger B, Bayer U, Miramatsu T, Waller F, Furuya M, Nick P (2007)
GER1 a novel early light and jasmonate induced gene in rice.
Plant Biology 9: 32-40.

Gutjahr C*, Nick P (2006)
Acrylamide inhibits gravitropism and affects microtubules in rice coleoptiles.
Protoplasma 227(2-4): 211-222.

Gutjahr C, Riemann M, Müller A, Düchting P, Weiler EW, Nick P (2005)
Cholodny-Went revisited – A role for jasmonate in gravitropism of rice coleoptiles.
Planta 222: 575-585.

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