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Göhre V., Weiberg A. (2022). RNA dialogs in fungal-plant relationships. The Mycota – Vol.5 Plant relationships, 31-51.

Ruf A., Oberkofler L., Robatzek S., Weiberg A. (2022). Spotlight on plant RNA-containing extracellular vesicles. Curr Opin Plant Biol, 69: 102272.


Porquier A., Tisserant C., Salinas F., Glassl C., Wange L., Enard W., Hauser A., Hahn M., Weiberg A. (2021). Retrotransposons as pathogenicity factors of the plant pathogenic fungus Botrytis cinerea. Genome Biol 22:225.

Dunker F., Lederer B., Weiberg A. (2021). Plant ARGONAUTE Protein Immunopurification for Pathogen Cross Kingdom Small RNA Analysis. Bio-Protocol 11 (3): e3911. DOI: 10.21769/BioProtoc.3911.

Dunker F., Oberkofler L., Lederer B., Trutzenberg A., Weiberg A. (2021). An Arabidopsis downy mildew non-RxLR effector suppresses induced plant cell death to promote biotroph infection. J Exp Bot,


Dunker F., Trutzenberg A., Rothenpieler J.S., Kuhn S., Pröls R., Schreiber T., Tissier A., Kemen A., Kemen E., Hückelhoven R., Weiberg A. (2020). Oomycete small RNAs bind to the plant RNA-induced silencing complex for virulence. eLife, doi: 10.7554/eLife.56096.

Congratulations to Florian Dunker for winning the prestigious LSM-LMU publication prize on this publication in 2021!

Kwon S., Tisserant C., Tulinski M., Weiberg A., Feldbrügge M. (2020). Inside-out: from endosomes to extracellular vesicles in fungal RNA transport. Fungal Biol Rev, 34: 89-99.


Cai Q., He B., Weiberg A., Buck A.H., Jin H. (2019). Small RNAs and extracellular vesicles – new mechanisms of cross-species communication and innovative tools for disease control. PLoS Pathogens, doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008090.

Tisserant C., Weiberg A. (2019) Extracellular vesicles in plant host-microbe interaction. Trillium Extracell Vesicles, 1.

Guan L., Denkert N., Eisa A., Lehmann M., Sjuts I., Weiberg A., Soll J., Meinecke M., Schwenkert S. (2019) JASSY, a chloroplast outer membrane protein required for jasmonate biosynthesis. PNAS, 116: 10568-10575.

Bielska E., Birch P.R.J., Buck A.H., Abreu-Goodger C., Inner R.W., Jin H., Paffl M.W., Robatzek S., Regev-Rudzki N., Tisserant C., Wang D., Weiberg A. (2019) Highlights of the mini-symposium on extracellular vesicles in inter-organismal communication, held in Munich, Germany, August 2018. J Extracell Vesicles, doi: 10.1080/20013078.2019

Fiedler I.C., Weiberg A., van der Linde K. (2019) Using Ustilago maydis as a Trojan Horse for in situ delivery of maize proteins. J Vis Exp, doi: 10.3791/58746


Wang, M., Weiberg, A., Dellota, E. Jr., Yamane D., Jin, H. (2017) Botrytis small RNA Bc-siR37 suppresses plant defense genes by cross-kingdom RNAi. RNA Biol, doi:10. 1080/15476286.2017.1291112


Wang, M., Weiberg, A., Lin, F-M., Thomma, B.P.H.J., Huang, H-D., Jin, H. (2016) Bidirectional cross-kingdom RNAi and fungal uptake of external RNAs confer plant protection. Nature Plants, doi:10.1038/nplants.2016.151


Weiberg, A. & Jin, H. (2015) Small RNAs-the secret agents in the plant-pathogen interactions. Curr Opin Plant Biol 26, 87-94

Weiberg, A., Bellinger, M. & Jin, H. (2015) Conversations between kingdoms: small RNAs. Curr Opin Biotechnol 32C, 207-215

Wang, M., Weiberg, A. & Jin, H. (2015) Pathogen small RNAs: a new class of effectors for pathogen attacks. Mol Plant Pathol 16, 219-223


Weiberg, A., Wang, M., Bellinger, M. & Jin, H. (2014) Small RNAs: a new paradigm in plant-microbe interactions. Annu Rev Phytopathol 52, 495-516


Weiberg, A.#, Wang, M.#, Lin F-M., Zhao, H-W., Zhang Z-H., Kaloshian I., Huang H-D., Jin, H. (2013) Fungal small RNAs suppress plant immunity by hijacking host RNA inference pathways. Science 342, 118-123

Comment in: Small RNAs: RNAs attack! [Nat Rev Genet. 2013], Plant science. Small RNA--the secret of noble rot. [Science. 2013]


Weiberg, A. & Karlovsky, P. (2009) Components of variance in transcriptomics based on electrophoretic separation of cDNA fragments (cDNA-AFLP). Electrophoresis 30, 2549-2557

Weiberg, A., Pohler, D., Morgenstern, B. & Karlovsky, P. (2008) Improved coverage of cDNA-AFLP by sequential digestion of immobilized cDNA. BMC Genomics 9, 480