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Ding, P., D. Rekhter, Y. Ding, K. Feussner, L. Busta, S. Haroth, S. Xu, X. Li, R. Jetter, I. Feussner*, and Y. Zhang*: Characterization of a pipecolic acid biosynthesis pathway required for systemic acquired resistance. Plant Cell 28: 2603-2615. 


Tong M, Kotur T, Liang W, Vogelmann K, Kleine T, Leister D, Brieske C, Yang S, Lüdke D, Wiermer M, Zhang Y, Li X, Hoth S. : E3 ligase SAUL1 serves as a positive regulator of PAMP-triggered immunity and its homeostasis is monitored by immune receptor SOC3. New Phytol. 2017 Sep;215(4):1516-1532. doi: 10.1111/nph.14678. Epub 2017 Jul 10.

Johnson KC, Zhao J, Wu Z, Roth C, Lipka V, Wiermer M, Li X: The putative kinase substrate MUSE7 negatively impacts the accumulation of NLR proteins.

Plant J. 2017 Mar;89(6):1174-1183. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13454. Epub 2017 Feb 11.


Transcripts and tumors: regulatory and metabolic programming during biotrophic phytopathogenesis.

Schmitz L#1, McCotter S#2, Kretschmer M#2, Kronstad JW2, Heimel K1.

F1000Res. 2018 Nov 19;7. pii: F1000 Faculty Rev-1812. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.16404.1. eCollection 2018.


Isochorismate-derived biosynthesis of the plant stress hormone salicylic acid.

Rekhter D, Lüdke D, Ding Y, Feussner K, Zienkiewicz K, Lipka V, Wiermer M, Zhang Y, Feussner I.

Science. 2019 Aug 2;365(6452):498-502. doi: 10.1126/science.aaw1720.



Stronger When Together: Clustering of Plant NLR Disease resistance Genes.

van Wersch S, Li X.

Trends Plant Sci. 2019 Aug;24(8):688-699. doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2019.05.005. Epub 2019 Jun 29. Review.



TIR-NB-LRR immune receptor SOC3 pairs with truncated TIR-NB protein CHS1 or TN2 to monitor the

homeostasis of E3 ligase SAUL1.

Liang W, van Wersch S, Tong M, Li X.

2019.New Phytol 221(4): 2054-2066.

RUBY, a putative galactose oxidase, influences pectin properties and promotes cell-to-cell adhesion in the seed coat epidermis of Arabidopsis thaliana. Šola, K, E.J. Gilchrist, D. Ropartz, L.Wang, I. Feussner, S.D. Mansfield, M.-C. Ralet and G.W. Haughn. 2019.  Plant Cell: 31: 809–831