Chair of Pharmaceutical Biology

Publikationen / Publications

Publikationen Frank Waller


  1. Weiß M, Waller F, Zuccaro A, Selosse MA (2016) Sebacinales - one thousand and one interactions with land plants. New Phytologist 211(1): 20-40.

  2. Pedrotti L, Mueller MJ, Waller F (2013) Piriformospora indica Root Colonization Triggers Local and Systemic Root Responses and Inhibits Secondary Colonization of Distal Roots. PLoS ONE 8(7): e69352. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069352.

  3. Stotz HU, Waller F, Wang K (2013) Innate immunity in plants: the role of antimicrobial peptides. Antimicrobial Peptides and Innate Immunity: 29-51. Springer Basel, Switzerland.

  4. Zoeller M, Stingl N, Krischke M, Fekete A, Waller F, Berger S, Mueller MJ (2012) Lipid profiling of the Arabidopsis hypersensitive response reveals specific lipid peroxidation and fragmentation processes: biogenesis of pimelic and azelaic acid. Plant Physiology 160: 365-378

  5. Molitor, A, Zajic, D, Voll, L, Pons-Kühnemann J, Samans B, Kogel K-H, Waller F (2011) Barley leaf transcriptome and metabolite analysis reveals new aspects of compatibility and Piriformospora indica-mediated systemic induced resistance to powdery mildew. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 12: 1427-1439.

  6. Peer M, Bach M, Mueller MJ, Waller F (2011) Free sphingobases induce RBOHD-dependent reactive oxygen species production in Arabidopsis leaves. FEBS Letters 585: 3006-3010.

  7. Voll LM, Horst RJ, Voitsik A-M, Zajic D, Samans B, Pons-Kühnemann J, Doehlemann G, Münch S, Wahl R, Molitor A, Hofmann J, Schmiedl A, Waller F, Deising HB, Kahmann R, Kämper J, Kogel K-H and Sonnewald U (2011) Common motifs in the response of cereal primary metabolism to fungal pathogens are not based on similar transcriptional reprogramming. Frontiers in Plant Science 2: 39. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00039

  8. Peer M, Stegmann M, Mueller MJ, Waller F (2010) Pseudomonas syringae infection triggers de novo synthesis of phytosphingosine from sphinganine in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Letters 584: 4053-4056.

  9. Achatz B, von Rüden S, Andrade D, Neumann E, Pons-Kühnemann J, Franken P, Kogel K-H, Waller F (2010) Root colonization by Piriformospora indica enhances grain yield in barley under diverse nutrient regimes by accelerating early plant development. Plant and Soil 333: 59-70.

  10. Achatz B, Franken P, Kogel K-H, Waller F (2010) Piriformospora indica mycorrhization increases grain yield by accelerating early development of barley plants. Plant Signaling and Behaviour 5: 1685-1687.

  11. Felle HH, Waller F, Molitor A, Kogel KH (2009) The mycorrhiza fungus Piriformospora indica induces fast root surface pH signaling and primes systemic alkalinization of the leaf apoplast upon powdery mildew infection. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 22: 1179-1185.

  12. Schäfer P, Pfiffi S, Voll LM, Zajic D, Chandler PM, Waller F, Scholz U, Pons-Kühnemann J, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kogel KH (2009) Manipulation of plant innate immunity and gibberellin as factor of compatibility in the mutualistic association of barley roots with Piriformospora indica. Plant Journal 59: 461-474.

  13. Schäfer P, Pfiffi S, Voll LM, Zajic D, Chandler PM, Waller F, Scholz U, Pons-Kühnemann J, Sonnewald S, Sonnewald U, Kogel KH (2009) Phytohormones in plant root-Piriformospora indica mutualism. Plant Signaling and Behaviour 4: 669-671.

  14. Stein E, Molitor A, Kogel K-H, Waller F (2008) Systemic resistance in Arabidopsis conferred by the mycorrhiza fungus Piriformospora indica requires jasmonic acid signalling and the cytoplasmic function of NPR1. Plant and Cell Physiology 49: 1747-1751.

  15. Gaupels F, Buhtz A, Knauer T, Deshmukh S, Waller F, van Bel AJ, Kogel KH, Kehr J (2008) Adaptation of aphid stylectomy for analyses of proteins and mRNAs in barley phloem sap. Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 3297-3306.

  16. Waller F, Mukherjee K, Deshmukh SD, Achatz B, Sharma M, Schäfer P, Kogel K-H (2008) Systemic and local modulation of plant responses by Piriformospora indica and related Sebacinales species. Journal of Plant Physiology 165: 60-70.

  17. Waller F, Achatz B, Kogel K-H (2007) Analysis of the Plant Protective Potential of the root endophytic fungus Piriformospora indica in cereals. Advanced Techniques in Soil Sciences: 343-354. Springer, Heidelberg, Germany.

  18. Deshmukh SD, Hueckelhoven R, Schaefer P, Imani J, Sharma M, Weiss M, Waller F,  Kogel K-H (2006) The root endophytic fungus Piriformospora indica requires host cell death for proliferation during mutualistic symbiosis with barley. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) 103: 18450-18457.

  19. Riemann M, Gutjahr C, Korte A, Riemann M, Danger B, Muramatsu T, Bayer U, Waller F, Furuya M, Nick P (2006) GER1, a GDSL motif-encoding gene from rice is a novel early light and jasmonate-induced gene. Plant Biology 9: 32-40.

  20. Waller F, Müller A, Chung K-M, Yap Y-K, Nakamura K, Weiler E, Sano H (2006) Expression of a WIPK-Activated Transcription Factor Results in Increase of Endogenous Salicylic Acid and Pathogen Resistance in Tobacco Plants. Plant and Cell Physiology 47: 1169-1174.

  21. Waller F, Achatz B, Baltruschat H, Fodor J, Becker K, Fischer M, Heier T, Hückelhoven R, Neumann C, von Wettstein D, Franken P, Kogel K-H (2005) The endophytic fungus Piriformospora indica reprograms barley to salt stress tolerance, disease resistance and higher yield. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) 102: 13386-13391.

  22. Yap YK, Kodama Y, Waller F, Chung KM, Ueda H, Nakamura K, Oldsen M, Yoda H, Yamaguchi Y, Sano H. (2005) Activation of a Novel Transcription Factor through Phosphorylation by WIPK, a Wound-Induced Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase in Tobacco Plants. Plant Physiology 139: 127-37.

    Chaban C, Waller F, Furuya M, Nick P (2003) Auxin Responsiveness of a Novel Cytochrome P450 in Rice Coleoptiles. Plant Physiology 133: 2000-2009.

  23. Waller F, Furuya M, Nick P (2002) OsARF1, an auxin response factor from rice, is auxin-regulated and classifies as a primary auxin responsive gene. Plant Molecular Biology 50: 415-425.

  24. Waller F, Riemann M, Nick P (2002) A role for actin-driven secretion in auxin-induced growth. Protoplasma 219: 72-81.

  25. Waller F, Wang QY, Nick P (2000) Actin and signal-controlled cell elongation in coleoptiles. In: Staiger CJ, Baluska F, Volkmann D, Barlow P (Ed.): Actin: A Dynamic Framework for Multiple Plant Cell Functions: 477-496. Kluwer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

  26. Waller F (1998) Phytotherapie der traditionellen chinesischen Medizin. Zeitschrift fuer Phytotherapie 19: 77-89. Hippokrates, Stuttgart, Germany.

  27. Waller F, Nick P (1997) Response of actin microfilaments during phytochrome- controlled growth of maize seedlings. Protoplasma 200: 154-162.