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  • Frerigmann H, Piślewska-Bednarek M, Sánchez-Vallet A, Glawischnig E, Gigolashvili T and Bednarek P (2016 Regulation of pathogen triggered tryptophan metabolism in Arabidopsis thaliana by MYB transcription factors and indole glucosinolate conversion products." Molecular Plant doi:10.1016/j.molp.2016.01.006(Abstract)


  • Frerigmann H, Glawischnig E and Gigolashvili T (2015) “On the role of MYB34, MYB51 and MYB122 in the regulation of camalexin biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana." Frontiers in Plant Science, 6 (654): 1-11.(Abstract)

  • Lahrmann U, Strehmel N, Langen G, Frerigmann H, Leson L, Ding Y, Scheel D, Herklotz S, Hilbert M and Zuccaro A (2015) “Mutualistic root endophytism is not associated with the reduction of saprotrophic traits and requires a noncompromised plant innate immunity” New Phytologist doi/10.1111/nph.13411/(Abstract)

  • Fly R, Lloyd J, Krueger S, Fernie A, van der Merwe MJ (2015) Improvements to define mitochondrial metabolomics using nonaqueous fractionation. Methods Mol Biol. ;1305:197-210. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2639-8_14. (Abstract)


  • Krueger S, Steinhauser D, Lisec J, Giavalisco P (2014) Analysis of subcellular metabolite distributions within Arabidopsis thaliana leaf tissue: A primer for subcellular metabolomics. Methods Mol Biol. 2014; 1062:575-596 (Abstract)

  • Schmitz J, Heinrichs L, Scossa F, Fernie AR, Oelze M-L, Dietz K-J, Rothbart M, Grimm B, Flügge UI, and Häusler RE (2014) The essential role of sugar metabolism in the acclimation response of Arabidopsis thaliana to high light intensities. J Exp Bot. 65: 1619-1636. doi: 10.1093/jxb/eru027 [Epub ahead of print] [full text]

  • Staehr P, Löttgert T, Christmann A, Krueger S, Rosar C, Rolcik J, Novak O, Strnad M, Bell K, Weber APM, Flügge UI, and Häusler RE (2014) Reticulate leaves and stunted roots are independent phenotypes pointing at opposite roles of the phosphoenolpyruvate/phosphate translocator defective in cue1 in the plastids of both organs. Front. Plant Sci. 5:126. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00126 [Abstract]

  • Gläßer C, Haberer G, Finkemeier I, Pfannschmidt T, Kleine T, Leister D, Dietz K-J, Häusler RE, Grimm B, and Mayer KFX (2014) Meta-analysis of retrograde signaling inArabidopsis thaliana reveals a core module of genes embedded in complex cellular signaling networks. Mol Plant. 7: 1167-1190 [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1093/mp/ssu042 [Abstract]

  • Kunz HH, Gierth M, Herdean A, Satoh-Cruz M, Kramer DM, Spetea C, Schroeder JI (2014) Plastidial transporters KEA1, -2, and -3 are essential for chloroplast osmoregulation, integrity, and pH regulation in Arabidopsis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 111: 7480-7485 [Abstract]

  • Frerigmann H. and Gigolashvili T. (2014) MYB34, MYB51, and MYB122 Distinctly Regulate Indolic Glucosinolate Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Mol Plant. 2014 May;7(5):814-28. Epub 2014 Jan 15. [Abstract]

  • Häusler RE, Heinrichs L, Schmitz J, and Flügge UI (2014) How sugars might co-ordinate chloroplast and nuclear gene expression during acclimation to high light intensities. Mol Plant. 7: 1121-1137 first published online May 23, 2014 doi:10.1093/mp/ssu064. [Abstract]

  • Sewelam N, Jaspert N, Van Der Kelen K, Tognetti VB, Schmitz J, Frerigmann H, Stahl E, Zeier J, Van Breusegem F and Maurino VG (2014) Spatial H2O2 Signalling Specificity: H2O2 from Chloroplasts and Peroxisomes Modulates the Plant Transcriptome Differentially. Mol Plant. Jun 7. pii: ssu070. [Epub ahead of print] [Abstract]

  • Ros R, Muñoz-Bertomeu J, Krueger S (2014) Serine in plants: biosynthesis, metabolism, and functions. Trends Plant Sci 1-6 [Abstract]

  • Frerigmann H, Berger B and Gigolashvili T (2014) bHLH05 is an Interaction Partner of MYB51 and a Novel Regulator of Glucosinolate Biosynthesis in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. first published online July 21 [Abstract]

  • *Sánchez Parra B, *Frerigmann H, Pérez Alonso MM, Carrasco Loba V, Jost R, Hentrich M and Pollmann S (2014) Characterization of four bifunctional plant IAM/PAM- amidohydrolases capable of contributing to auxin biosynthesis. Plants 3, 324-347. *Both authors contributed equally to this work [Abstract]

  • Kunz HH, Zamani-Nour S, Häusler RE, Ludewig K, Schroeder JI, Malinova I, Fettke J, Flügge UI, Gierth M (2014) Loss of cytosolic phosphoglucose isomerase (cPGI) affects carbohydrate metabolism in leaves and is essential for fertility of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol. 166:753-765 [Abstract]

  • Häusler RE, Ludewig F, Krueger S (2014) Review: Amino acids - a life between metabolism and signaling. Plant Sci. 229: 225-237
     DOI: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2014.09.011 [Full text]

  • Findling S, Zanger K, Krueger S, Lohaus G (2014) Subcellular distribution of raffinose oligosaccharides and other metabolites in summer and winter leaves of Ajuga reptans (Lamiaceae). Planta doi: 10.1007/s00425-014-2183-2 [Full text]

  • Frerigmann H, and Gigolashvili T (2014) Update on the role of R2R3-MYBs in the regulation of glucosinolates upon sulfur deficiency. Front. Plant Sci., doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00626 [Abstract]

  • Malinova I, Kunz HH, Alseekh S, Herbst K, Fernie AR, Gierth M, Fettke J (2014) Reduction of the cytosolic phosphoglucomutase in Arabidopsis reveals impact on plant growth, seed and root development, and carbohydrate partitioning. Plos One 9: e112468 [Abstract]


  • Benstein RM, Ludewig K, Wulfert S, Wittek S, Gigolashvili T, Frerigmann H, Gierth M, Flügge UI, Krueger S (2013) Arabidopsis phosphoglycerate dehydrogenase 1 of the phosphoserine pathway is essential for development and required for ammonium assimilation and tryptophan biosynthesis. Plant Cell. 2013 Dec 24. (Abstract)


  • Schmitz J, Schöttler MA, Krueger S, Geimer S, Schneider A, Kleine T, Leister D, Bell K, Flügge UI, Häusler RE (2012)  Defects in leaf carbohydrate metabolism compromise acclimation to high light and lead to a high chlorophyll fluorescence phenotype in Arabidopsis thaliana. BMC Plant Biology, 12:8 (Abstract)
  • Krueger S, Steinhauser D, Willmitzer L, Giavalisco P (2012)  High-resolution plant metabolomics: from mass spectral features to metabolites and from whole-cell analysis to subcellular metabolite distributions. Plant J. 70,39-50 (Abstract)
  • von Berlepsch S, Kunz HH, Brodesser S, Fink P, Marin K, Flügge UI, Gierth M (2012)  The acyl-acyl carrier protein synthetase from Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 mediates fatty acid import. Plant Physiol. 159, 606-617 (Abstract)
  • Wienstroer J, Engqvist MKM, Kunz HH, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2012) D-Lactate dehydrogenase as a marker gene allows positive selection of transgenic plants. FEBS Lerr. 586, 36-40 (Abstract)
  • Maier A, Fahnenstich H, von Caemmerer S, Engqvist MK, Weber AP, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2012) Transgenic Introduction of a Glycolate Oxidative Cyle into a  A. Thaliana Chloroplasts lead to Growth Improvement, Front. Plant Sci.,  38. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00038 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Geier M, Ashykhmina N, Frerigmann H, Wulfert S, Krueger S, Mugford SG, Kopriva S, Haferkamp I, Flügge UI (2012) The Arabidopsis thylakoid ADP/ATP carrier TAAC has a primary role in supplying plastidic phosphoadenosine 5´-phosphosulfate (PAPS) to the cytosol. Plant Cell, 4187-204. doi:10.1105/ tpc.112.101964 (Abstract)
  • Frerigmann H, Böttcher C, Baatout D, Gigolashvili T (2012) Glucosinolates are produced in trichomes of Arabidopsis thaliana. Frontiers in Plant Metabolism and Chemodiversity, Front Plant Sci.,3:242. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00242 (Abstract)
  • Heinrichs L, Schmitz J, Flügge UI, Häusler RE (2012) The mysterious rescue of adg1-1/tpt-2 - an Arabidopsis thaliana double mutant impaired in acclimation to high light - by exogenously supplied sugars. Front Plant Sci. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00265 (Abstract)


  • Krueger S, Giavalisco P, Krall L, Steinhauser M-C, Büssis D, et al. 2011 A Topological Map of the Compartmentalized Arabidopsis thaliana Leaf Metabolome. PLoS ONE 6(3), e17806.doi:10.1371/journal.pone. 0017806 (Abstract)
  • Flügge UI, Häusler RE, Ludewig F, Gierth M (2011) The role of transporters in supplying energy to plant plastids. J Exp Bot. 62,02381-2392 (Abstract)
  • Klie S, Krueger S, Krall L, Giavalisco P, Flügge UI, Willmitzer L, Steinhauser D (2011) Analysis of the compartmentalized metabolome - a validation of the non-aqueous fractionation technique. Front Plant Sci. doi, 10.3389/fpls.2011.00055 (Abstract)
  • Poschet G, Hannich B, Raab S, Jungkunz I, Klemens PAW, Krueger S, Neuhaus E, Büttner M (2011) A novel Arabidopsis vacuolar glucose exporter is involved in cellular sugar homeostasis and affects composition of seed storage compounds. Plant Physiol. pp. 111.186825 (Abstract)


  • Shahriari M, Keshavaiah C, Scheuring D, Sabovljevic A, Pimpl P, Häusler RE, Hülskamp M, Schellmann S, (2010) The AAA-ATPase AtSKD1 contributes to vacuolar maintenance of A. thaliana. Plant J. 64(1):71-85 (Abstract)
  • Prabhakar V, Löttgert T, Geimer S, Dörmann P, Krüger S, Vijayakumar V, Schreiber L, Göbel C, Feussner K, Feussner I, Marin K, Staehr P, Bell K, Flügge UI, Häusler RE (2012) Phosphoenolpyruvate provision to plastids is essential for gametophyte and sporophyte development in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell 22, 2594-2617. (Abstract)
  • Kunz HH, Häusler RE, Fettke J, Herbst K, Niewiadomski P, Gierth M, Bell K, Steup M, Flügge UI, Schner A (2010) The role of plastidial glucose-6-phosphate/phosphate translocators in vegetative tissues of Arabidopsis thaliana mutants impaired in starch biosyntheses. Plant Biology 12 Suppl 1, 115-128 (Abstract)
  • Yatusevich R. Flügge UI, Kopriva S (2010) Genes of primary sulfate assimilation are part of the glucosinolate biosynthetic network in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J. 62, 1-11 (Abstract)
  • Kunz HH, Scharnewski M, von Berlepsch S, Shahi S, Fulda M, Flügge UI, Gierth M (2010) Nocturnal energy demand in plants. Plant Signaling & Behavior 5, 7, 1-3 (Abstract)



  • Häusler RE, Geimer S, Kunz HH, Schmitz J, Dörmann P, Bell K, Hetfeld S, Guballa A, Flügge UI (2009) Chlororespiration and grana hypertacking: how an Arabidopsis double mutant can survive despite defects in starch biosynthesis and daily carbon export from chloroplasts. Plant Physiol. 149, 515-533 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Berger B, Flügge UI (2009) Specific and coordinated control of indolic and aliphatic glucosinolate biosynthesis by R2R3-MYB transcription factors in Arabidopsis thaliana. Phytochemistry Reviews 8, 3-13
  • Prabhakar V, Löttgert T, Gigolashvili T, Bell K, Flügge UI, Häusler RE (2009) Molecular and functional characterization of the plastid-localized phosphoenolpyruvate enolase (ENO1) from Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett. 583, 983-991 (Abstract)
  • Mugford SG, Yoshimoto N, Reichelt M, Wirtz M, Hill L, Mugford ST, Nakazato Y, Noji M, Takahashi H, Kramell R, Gigolashvili T, Flügge UI, Wasternach C, Gershenzon J, Hell R, Saito K, Kopriva S (2009) Disruption of adenosine-5´-phosphosulfate kinase in Arabidopsis reduces levels of sulfated secondary metabolites. Plant Cell, 21, 910-927 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Yatusevich R, Rollwitz I, Humphry M, Gershenzon J, Flügge UI (2009) The Plastidic Bile Acid Transporter 5 is required for the Biosynthesis of Methionine-Derived Glucosinolates in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell 21, 1813-1829 (Abstract)
  • Riebeseel E, Häusler RE, Radchuk R, Meitzel T, Hajirezaei MR, Neil Emery RJ, Küster H, Nunes-Nesi A, Fernie AR, Weschke W, Weber H (2009) The 2-oxoglutarate/malate translocator mediates amino acid and storage protein biosyntheses in pea embryos. Plant J. 61, 350-363 (Abstract)
  • Frerigmann H, Berger B, Gigolashvili T, Flügge UI (2009) Interaction of MYB and BHLH transcription factors in regulation of glucosinolate biosynthesis. In: Sulfur metabolism in Plants: Regulatory aspects, significance of sulfur in the food chain, agriculture and the environment. Sirko A, De Kok LJ, Haneklaus S, Hawkesford MJ, Rennenberg H, Saito K, Schnug E, Stulen I, Backhuys Publishers, Leiden pp. 231-234
  • Engqvist M, Drincovich MF, Flügge UI and Maurino VG (2009) Two D-2-Hydroxy-acid Dehydrogenases in Arabidopsis thaliana with Catalytic Capacities to Participate in the Last Reactions of the Methylglyoxal and beta-Oxidation Pathways. J. Biol. Chem. 284, 25026-25037 (Abstract)
  • Yatusevich R, Mugford SG, Matthewman C, Gigolashvili T, Frerigmann H, Delaney S, Koprivova A, Flügge UI, Kopriva S (2009) Genes of primary sulfate assimilation are part of the glucosinolate biosynthetic network in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J. (Abstract)
  • Kunz HH, Scharnewski M, Feussner K, Feussner I, Flügge UI, Fulda M, Gierth M (2009) The ABC transporter PXA1 and peroxisomal beta-oxidation are vital fpr metabolism in mature leaves of Arabidosis during extended darkness. Plant Cell, 21, 2733-2749 (Abstract)


  • Zhang L, Häusler RE, Greiten C, Hajirezaei MR, Haferkamp I, Neuhaus HE, Flügge UI, Ludewig F (2008) Overriding the co-limiting import of carbon and energy into tuber amyloplasts increases the starch content and yield of transgenic potato plants. Plant Biothechnol J. 6,- 43-463 (Abstract)
  • Tronconi MA, Fahnenstich H, Gerrard Weehler MC, Andreo CS, Flügge UI, Drincovich MF, Maurino VG (2008) Arabidopsis thaliana NAD-malic enzyme functions as a homo and heterodimer in vivo and has a major influence during nocturnal metabolism. Plant Physiol. 146, 1540-1552 (Abstract)
  • Fahnenstich H, Scarpeci TE, Valle EM, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2008) Generation of hydrogen peroxide in chloroplasts of Arabidopsis thaliana overexpressing glycolate oxidase as an inducible system to study oxidative stress. Plant Physiol. 148, 719-729 (Abstract)
  • Maurino VG, Flügge UI (2008) Experimental systems to assess the effects of reactive oxygen species in plant tissues. Plant Signaling  Behaviour 3, 919-924 (Abstract)
  • Fahnenstich H, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2008) Arabidopsis thaliana overexpressing glycolate oxidase in chloroplasts: hydrogen peroxide-induced changes in primary metabolic pathways. Plant Signaling & Behaviour 3. 1122-1125 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Engqvist M, Yatusevich R, Müller C, Flügge UI (2008) HAG2/MYB76 and HAG3/MYB29 exert a specific and coordinated control on the regulation of aliphatic glucosinolate biosyntheses in Arabidopsis thaliana. New Phytologist 177, 627-642 (Abstract)



  • Berger B, Stracke R, Yatusevich R, Weisshaar B, Flügge UI, Gigolashvili T (2007) A simplified method for the analysis of transcription factor-promoter interactions that allows high-throughput data generation. Plant J. 50,911-916 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Berger B, Mock H-P, Müller C, Weisshaar B, Flügge UI (2007) The transcription factor HIG1/MYB51 regulates indolic glucosinolate biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J. 50, 886-901 (Abstract)
  • Gigolashvili T, Yatusevich R, Berger B, Müller C, Flügge UI (2007) The R2R3-MYB transcription factor HAG1/MYB 28 is a regulator of methionine-derived glucosinolate biosynthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant J. 51, 247-261 (Abstract)
  • Rolletschek H, Nguyen TH, Häusler RE, Rutten T, Göbel C, Feussner I, Radchuk R, Tewes A, Claus B, Klukas C, Linemann U, Weber H, Wobus U, Borisjuk L (2007) Antisense inhibition of the plastidial glucose-6-phosphate/phosphate translocator in Vicia seeds shifts cellular differentiation and promotes protein storage. Plant J. 51, 468-484 (Abstract)
  • Schwacke R, Fischer K, Ketelsen B, Krupinska K, Krause K, (2007) Comparative survey of plastid and mitochondrial targeting properties of transcription factors in Arabidopsis and rice. Mol Genet Genomics. 2007 Jun; 277 (6): 634-46. 
  • Fahnenstich H, Saigo M, Niessen M, Zanor MI, Andreo C, Fernie AR, Drincovich MF, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2007) Alteration of organic acid metabolism in Arabidopsis thaliana overexprssing a maize C4-NADP-malic enzyme causes accelerated senescence during extended darkness. Plant Physiol. 145, 640-652 (Abstract)



  • Flügge UI, van Meer G (2006) ABC transporters. FEBS Lett 580, 997
  • Schneidereit J, Häusler RE, Fiene G, Kaiser WM, Weber AP (2006) Antisense repression reveals a crucial role of the plastidic 2-oxoglutarate/malate translocator DiT1 at the interface between carbon and nitrogen metabolism. Plant J 45, 206-224. [Abstract]
  • Van der Graaff E, Schwacke R, Schneider A, Desimone M, Flügge UI, Kunze R (2006). Transcription analysis of Arabidopsis membrane transporters and hormone pathways during developmental and induced leaf senescence. Plant Physiol. 141, 776-792. [Abstract]
  • Rollwitz I, Santaella M, Hille D, Flügge UI, Fischer K (2006) Characterization of AtNST-KT1, a novel UDP-galactose transporter from Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Letters 580, 4246-4251. [Abstract]
  • Maurino VG, Grube E, Zielinsky J, Schild A, Fischer K, Flügge UI (2006) Identification and expression analysis of twelve members of the Nucleobase-Ascorbate Transporter (NAT) gene family in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol. 47, 1381-1393. [Abstract]


  • Flügge UI, Gao W (2005) Transport of isoprenoid intermediates across chloroplast envelope membranes. Plant Biol 7, 91-97 [Abstract]
  • Weber APM, Schwacke R, Flügge UI (2005) Solute transporters of the plastid envelope membrane. Annu Rev Plant Biol 56, 133-164 [Abstract]
  • Desimone M, Kunze R, Flügge UI, Frommer W (2005) Plant Transporters in: Plant Functional Genomics, D Leister, ed, The Haworth Press, Binghampton, NY, pp 567-594
  • Niewiadomski P, Knappe S, Geimer S, Fischer K, Schulz B, Unte US, Rosso MG, Ache P, Flügge UI, Schneider A (2005) The Arabidopsis plastidic glucose 6-phosphate/phosphate translocator GPT1 is essential for pollen maturation and embryo sac development. Plant Cell 17, 760-775 [Abstract]
  • Neuhaus H-E, Häusler RE, Sonnewald U (2005) No need to shift the paradigm on the metabolic pathway to transitory starch in leaves. Trends Plant Sci 10, 154-6
  • Wheeler MCG, Tronconi MA, Drincovich MF, Andreo CS, Flügge UI, Maurino VG (2005) A comprehensive analysis of the NADP-malic enzyme gene family of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol. 139, 39-51 [Abstract]
  • Schneider A, Kirch T, Gigolashvili T, Mock H-P, Sonnewald U, Simon R, Flügge UI, Werr W (2005). A transposon-based activation-tagging population in Arabidopsis thaliana (TAMARA) and its application in the identification of dominant developmental and metabolic mutations. FEBS Lett 579, 4622-4628 [Abstract]


  • Gutensohn M, Pahnke S, Kolukisaoglu Ü, Schulz B, Schierhorn A, Voigt A, Hust B, Rollwitz I, Stöckel J, Geimer S, Albrecht V, Flügge UI, Klösgen RB (2004) Characterization of a T-DNA insertion mutant for the protein import receptor atToc33 from chloroplasts. Mol Genet Genomics 272, 379-396 [Abstract]
  • Schwacke R, Flügge UI, Kunze R (2004) Plant membrane protein databases. Plant Physiol Biochem 42, 1023-1034 [Abstract]


  • Schwacke R, Schneider A, van der Graaff E, Fischer K, Catoni E, Desimone M, Frommer WB, Flügge UI, Kunze R (2003) ARAMEMNON: a novel database for Arabidopsis thaliana integral membrane proteins. Plant Physiol, 131, 16-26 [Abstract]
  • Catoni E, Schwab R, Hilpert M, Desimone M, Schwacke R, Flügge UI, Schumacher K, Frommer WB (2003) Identification of an Arabidopsis mitochondrial succinate-fumarate translocator. FEBS Let. 534, 87-92 [Abstract]
  • Catoni E, Desimone M , Hilpert M , Wipf D , Kunze R , Schneider A , Flügge U I , Schumacher K, Frommer WB (2003) Expression pattern of a nuclear encoded mitochondrial arginine-ornithine translocator gene from Arabidopsis. BioMed Central Plant Biology 3, 1 [Abstract]
  • Knappe S, Flügge UI, Fischer K (2003) Analysis of the plastidic phosphate translocator gene family in Arabidopsis and identification of new phosphate translocator-homologous transporters, classified by their putative substrate-Binding Site. Plant Physiol 131, 1178-1190 [Abstract]
  • Renne P, Dressen U, Hebbeker U, Hille D, Flügge UI, Westhoff P, Weber AP (2003) The Arabidopsis mutant dct is deficient in the plastidic glutamate/malate translocator DiT2. Plant J. 35, 316-31 [Abstract]
  • Flügge UI, Häusler RE, Ludewig F, Fischer K (2003) Functional genomics of phosphate antiport systems of plastids. Physiol Plant 118, 475-482 [Abstract]
  • Voll L, Häusler RE, Hecker R, Weber A, Weissenböck G, Waffenschmidt S, Flügge UI (2003) The phenotype of the Arabidopsis cue1 mutant is not simply caused by a general restriction of the shikimate pathway. Plant J 36, 301-317 [Abstract]
  • Knappe S, Löttgert T, Schneider A, Voll L, Flügge UI., Fischer K (2003b) Characterization of two functional phosphoenolpyruvate/phosphate translocator (PPT) genes in Arabidopsis-AtPPT1 may be involved in the provision of signals for correct mesophyll development. Plant J. 36, 411-420 [Abstract]


  • Martinoia E, Klein M, Geisler M, Bovet L, Forestier C, Kolukisaoglu, HÜ, Müller-Röber B, Schulz, B (2002) Multifunctionality of plant ABC transporters - more than just detoxifiers. Planta 214, 345-355 [Abstract]
  • Kunze R, Frommer WB, Flügge UI (2002) Metabolic engineering of plants: The role of membrane transport. Metabolic Engineering 4, 57-66 [Abstract]
  • Eicks M, Maurino V, Knappe S, Flügge UI, Fischer K (2002) The plastidic pentose phosphate translocator represents a link between the cytosolic and plastidic pentose phosphate pathway in plants. Plant Physiol 128, 512-522 [Abstract]
  • Desimone M, Catoni E, Ludewig U, Hilpert M, Schneider A, Kunze R, Tegeder M, Frommer WB, Schumacher K (2002) A novel superfamily of transporters for allantoin and other oxo derivatives of nitrogen heterocyclic compounds in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 14, 847-856. [Abstract]
  • Häusler RE, Hirsch HJ, Kreuzaler F, Peterhänsel C (2002) Overexpression of C4-cycle enzymes in transgenic C3 plants: a biotechnological approach to improve C3photosynthesis. J Exp Bot 53, 591-607 [Abstract]
  • Weber A, Flügge UI (2002) Interaction of cytosolic and plastidic nitrogen metabolism in plants. J Exp Bot 53, 865-874 [Abstract]
  • Rademacher T, Häusler RE, Hirsch HJ, Zhang L, Lipka V, Weier D, Kreuzaler F, Peterhänsel C (2002) An engineered phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase redirects carbon and nitrogen flow in transgenic potato plants. Plant J 32, 25-39 [Abstract]
  • Schneider A, Häusler RE, Kolukisaoglu Ü, Kunze R, Van der Graaff E, Schwacke R, Catoni E, Desimone M, Flügge UI (2002) An Arabidopsis thaliana knock-out mutant of the chloroplast triose phosphate/phosphate translocator is severely compromised only when starch synthesis, but not starch mobilisation is abolished. Plant J 32, 685-699[Abstract]


  • Flügge UI (2001) Plant chloroplasts and other plastids. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Macmillan Publishers Ltd, Nature Publishing Group; 
  • Yu T-S, Kofler H, Häusler RE, Hille D, Flügge UI, Zeeman SC, Smith AM, Kossmann J, Lloyd J, Ritte G, Steup M, Lue W-L, Weber A (2001) The Arabidopsis sex1 mutant is defective in the R1 protein, a general regulator of starch degradation in plants, and not the chloroplast hexose transporter. Plant Cell 13, 1907-1918 [abstract]
  • Gaedeke N, Klein M, Kolukisaoglu U, Forestier C, Müller A, Ansorge M, Becker D, Mamnun Y, Kuchler K, Schulz B, Mueller-Roeber B, Martinoia E (2001) The Arabidopsis thaliana ABC transporter AtMRP5 controls root development and stomata movement. EMBO J 20, 1875-1887 [abstract]
  • Häusler RE, Rademacher T, Li J, Lipka V, Fischer KL, Schubert S, Kreuzaler F, Hirsch H-J (2001) Single and double overexpression of C4-cycle genes had differential effects on the pattern of edogenous enzymes, attenuation of photorespiration and on contents of UV protectants in transgenic potato and tobacco plants. J Exp Bot 362, 1785-1803 [abstract]


  • Häusler RE, Schlieben NH, Nicolai P, Fischer K, Fischer KL, Flügge UI (2000) Control of carbon partitioning and photosynthesis by the triose phosphate/phosphate translocator in transgenic tobacco plants (Nicotiana tabaccum) I. Comparative physiological analysis of tobacco with antisense repression and overexpression of the triose phosphate/phosphate translocator. Planta 210, 371-382 [abstract]
  • Häusler RE, Schlieben NH, Flügge UI (2000) Control of carbon partitioning and photosynthesis by the triose phosphate/phosphate translocator in transgenic tobacco plants (Nicotiana tabaccum) II. Assessment of control coefficients of the triose phosphate/phosphate translocator. Planta 210, 383-390 (abstract)
  • Häusler RE, Fischer KL, Flügge UI (2000) Determination of low abundant metabolites in plant extracts by NAD(P)H fluorescence with a microtiter plate reader. Anal Biochem 281, 1-8 [abstract]
  • Kofler H, Häusler RE, Schulz B, Gröner F, Flügge UI, Weber A (2000) Molecular characterisation of a new mutant allele of the plastidic phosphoglucomutase in Arabidopsis and complementation of the mutant with the wild-type cDNA. Mol Gen Genet 263, 978-986 [abstract]
  • Flügge UI (2000). Metabolite transport across the chloroplast envelope of C3-plants. In: Photosynthesis: Physiology and Metabolism (RC Leegood, TD Sharkey, and S von Caemmerer, eds.) Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 137-152
  • Weber A, Servaites JC, Geiger DR, Kofler H, Hille D, Gröner F, Hebbeker U, Flügge UI (2000) Identification, purification and molecular cloning of a putative plastidic glucose translocator. Plant Cell 12, 787-801 [abstract]
  • Gutensohn M, Schulz B, Nicolay P, Flügge UI (2000) Functional analysis of the two Arabidopsis homologues of Toc34, a component of the chloroplast protein import apparatus. Plant J 23, 771-783 [abstract]
  • Häusler RE, Baur B, Scharte J, Teichmann T, Eicks M, Fischer KL, Flügge UI, Schubert S, Weber A, Fischer K (2000) Phosphate translocators and their physiological functions in the inducible crassulacean acid metabolism plant Mesembryanthemum crystallinum. Plant J 24(3), 285-296 [abstract]
  • Flügge UI (2000) Transport in and out of plastids: does the outer envelope membrane control the flow? Trends Plant Sci 5, 135-137



  • Flügge UI (1999) Phosphate translocators in plastids. Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol. 50, 27-45 [abstract]
  • Flügge UI (1999) Metabolite transporters in plastids and their role in photoassimilate allocation. In: Plant Carbohydrate Biochemistry (J Bryant, MM Burrell, NJ Kruger, eds.) BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd., Oxford, pp. 245-253
  • Flügge UI, Weber A, Kammerer B, Häusler RE, Fischer K (1999) Structure and function of plastid metabolite transporters. In: Regulation of primary metabolite pathways in plants (Kruger NJ, Hill SA and Ratcliffe RG, eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 101-116
  • Häusler RE, Kleines M, Uhrig H, Hirsch H-J, Smets H (1999) Overexpression of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase from Corynebacterium glutamicum lowers the CO2compensation point (Gamma*) and enhances dark and light respiration in transgenic potato. J Exp Bot 50, 1231-1242 [abstract]
  • Lipka V, Häusler RE, Rademacher T, Li J, Hirsch H-J, Kreuzaler F (1999) Solanum tuberosum double transgenics expressing phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase and NADP-malic enzyme display reduced electron requirement for CO2 fixation. Plant Science 144, 93-105 [abstract]
  • Streatfield SJ, Weber A, Kinsman EA, Häusler RE, Li J, Post-Beittenmiller D, Kaiser WM, Pyke KA, Flügge UI, Chory J (1999) The phosphoenolpyruvate/phosphate translocator is required for phenolic metabolism, palisade cell development, and plastid-dependent nuclear gene expression. Plant Cell 11, 1609-1622 [abstract]
  • Wiese A, Gröner F, Sonnewald U, Deppner H, Lerchl J, Hebbeker U, Flügge UI, Weber A (1999) Spinach hexokinase I is located in the outer envelope membrane of plastids. FEBS Lett 461, 13-18 [abstract]


  • Baumann E, Lewald J, Saedler H, Schulz B, Wisman E (1998) Successful PCR-based reverse genetic screens using an En-1-mutagenised Arabidopsis thaliana population generated via single-seed descent. Theoretical and Applied Geneticts 97, 729-734 [abstract]
  • Flügge UI (1998) Metabolite translocators in plastids. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 1, 201-206
  • Häusler RE, Schlieben NH, Schulz B, Flügge UI (1998) Compensation of decreased triose phosphate/phosphate transport activity by accelerated starch turnover and glucose transport in transgenic tobacco. Planta 204, 366-376 [abstract]
  • Kammerer B, Fischer K, Hilpert B, Schubert S, Gutensohn M, Weber A, Flügge UI (1998) Molecular characterization of a carbon transporter in plastids from heterotrophic tissues: the glucose 6-phosphate/phosphate antiporter. Plant Cell 10, 105-117 [abstract]


  • Fischer K, Kammerer B, Gutensohn M, Arbinger B, Weber A, Häusler RE, Flügge UI (1997) A new class of plastidic phosphate translocators: A putative link between primary and secondary metabolism by the phosphoenolpyruvate/phosphate antiporter. Plant Cell 9, 453-462 [abstract]
  • Möhlmann T, Tjaden J, Henrichs G, Quick WP, Häusler R, Neuhaus HE (1997) ADP-glucose drives starch synthesis in isolated maize endosperm amyloplasts: Characterization of starch synthesis and transport properties across the amyloplast envelope Biochem J. 503-509 [abstract]
  • Panstruga R, Hippe-Sanwald S, Lee Y-K, Lataster M, Lipka V, Fischer R, Liao YC, Häusler RE, Kreuzaler F, Hirsch H-J (1997) Expression and chloroplast-targeting of active phosphoenolpyruvate synthetase from Escherichia coli in Solanum tuberosum. Plant Science 127, 191-205 [abstract]
  • Popp B, Gebauer S, Fischer K, Flügge UI, Benz R (1997) Study of structure and function of recombinant pea root plastid porin by biophysical methods. Biochemistry 36, 2844-2852 [abstract]
  • Silva-Filho M, Wiers M-C, Flügge, U-I, Chaumont, F, and Boutry M (1997) Different in vitro and in vivo targeting properties of the transit peptide of a chloroplast envelope inner membrane protein. J Biol Chem 272, 15264-15269 [abstract]


  • Brink S, Flügge UI (1996) Intra-organellar sorting of chloroplast proteins. In: Plant Membrane Biology (Mueller IM, and Brodelius P eds.) Oxford Science Publications, pp.127-134
  • Bennett MJ, Marchant A, Green HG, May ST, Ward SP, Millner PA, Walker AR, Schulz B, Feldmann KA (1996) Arabidopsis AUX1 gene: A permease-like regulator of root gravitropism. Science 273, 948-950 [abstract]
  • Gehlen J, Panstruga R, Smets H, Merkelbach S, Kleines M, Porsch P, Fladung M, Becker I, Rademacher T, Häusler RE, Hirsch HJ (1996) Effects of altered phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase activities on transgenic C3 plant Solanum tuberosum. Plant Mol. Biol. 32, 831-848 [abstract]
  • Flügge UI, Weber A, Fischer K, Häusler R, and Kammerer B (1996) Molecular characterization of plastid transporters. C.R. Acad. Sci. Paris 319, 849-852
  • Häusler RE, Bailey K, Lea PJ, Leegood RC (1996) Control of photosynthesis in barley leaves with reduced activities of glutamine synthetase or glutamate synthase.III. Aspects of glyoxylate metabolism and effects of glyoxylate on the activation state of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase-oxygenase. Planta 200, 388-396 [abstract]
  • Leegood RC, Lea PJ, Häusler RE (1996) Use of barley mutants to study the control of photorespiratory metabolism. Biochem Soc Trans 24, 757-759 [abstract]