Chan RL, Trucco F, Otegui ME. Why the second-generation transgenic crops are not yet available in the market? J Exp Bot. 2020 Sep 30:eraa415. doi: 10.1093/jxb/eraa415. PubMed

Miguel VN, Ribichich KF, Giacomelli JI, Chan RL. Key role of the motor protein Kinesin 13B in the activity of homeodomain-leucine zipper I transcription factors [published online ahead of print, 2020 Sep 4]. J Exp Bot. 2020;eraa379. doi:10.1093/jxb. PubMed

Torti, P., Raineri, J., Mencia, R., Campi, M., Gonzalez, D.H., Welchen, E. The sunflower TLDc-containing protein HaOXR2 confers tolerance to oxidative stress and waterlogging when expressed in maize plants (2020) Plant Science, 300, art. no. 110626

Romani F, Banic E. Stevie N. Florent, Takehiko Kanazawa, Jason Q.D. Goodger, Remco A. Mentink, Tom Dierschke, Sabine Zachgo, Takashi Ueda, John L. Bowman, Miltos Tsiantis, Javier E. Moreno. Oil body formation in Marchantia polymorpha is controlled by MpC1HDZ and serves as a defense against arthropod herbivores.  Current Biology. 2020.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.05.081. PubMed

González FG, Rigalli N, Miranda PV, Romagnoli M, Ribichich KF, Trucco F, Portapila M, Otegui ME, Chan RL. An Interdisciplinary Approach to Study the Performance of Second-generation Genetically Modified Crops in Field Trials: A Case Study With Soybean and Wheat Carrying the Sunflower HaHB4 Transcription Factor. Front Plant Sci. 2020 Mar 6;11:178. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.00178. eCollection 2020. PubMed; PMC

Miguel VN, Manavella PA, Chan RL, Capella MA. The AtHB1 Transcription Factor Controls the miR164-CUC2 Regulatory Node to Modulate Leaf Development. Plant Cell Physiol. 2020 Mar 1;61(3):659-670. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcz233. PubMed PMID

Perotti MF, Ariel FD, Chan RL. Lateral root development differs between main and secondary roots and depends on the ecotype. Plant Signal Behav. 2020 Apr 20:1755504. doi: 10.1080/15592324.2020.1755504. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Ribichich KF, Chiozza M, Ávalos-Britez S, Cabello JV, Arce AL, Watson G, Arias C, Portapila M, Trucco F, Otegui ME, Chan RL. Successful field performance in dry-warm environments of soybean expressing the sunflower transcription factor HaHB4. J Exp Bot. 2020 Mar 6. pii: eraa064. doi: 10.1093/jxb/eraa064. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed


Moreno JE, Campos ML. Gearing Up the Clock of Hypocotyl Growth!. Plant Physiol. 2020;183(2):433-434. doi: 10.1104/pp.20.00540. Pub Med

Moreno JE. Closing Gaps and Opening New Avenues during Megasporogenesis of Rice. Plant Physiol. 2020 Apr;182(4):1806-1807. doi: 10.1104/pp.20.00189. PubMedPMC


Raineri J, Campi M, Chan RL, Otegui ME. Maize expressing the sunflower transcription factor HaHB11 has improved productivity in controlled and field conditions. Plant Sci. 2019 Oct;287:110185. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2019.110185. Epub 2019 Jul 9. PubMed

Perotti MF, Ribone PA, Cabello JV, Ariel FD, Chan RL. AtHB23 participates in the gene regulatory network controlling root branching, and reveals differences between secondary and tertiary roots. Plant J. 2019 Dec;100(6):1224-1236. doi: 10.1111/tpj.14511. Epub 2019 Oct 10. PubMed

Cabello JV, Chan RL. Arabidopsis and sunflower plants with increased xylem area show enhanced seed yield. Plant J. 2019 Aug;99(4):717-732. doi: 10.1111/tpj.14356. Epub 2019 May 23. PubMed

González FG, Capella M, Ribichich KF, Curín F, Giacomelli JI, Ayala F, Watson G, Otegui ME, Chan RL. Field-grown transgenic wheat expressing the sunflower gene HaHB4 significantly outyields the wild type. J Exp Bot. 2019 Mar 11;70(5):1669-1681. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erz037. PubMed; PMC


Moreno JE, Moreno-Piovano G, Chan RL. The antagonistic basic helix-loop-helix  partners BEE and IBH1 contribute to control plant tolerance to abiotic stress. Plant Sci. 2018 Jun;271:143-150. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2018.03.024. Epub 2018 Mar 26. PubMed

Romani F, Reinheimer R, Florent SN, Bowman JL, Moreno JE. Evolutionary history of HOMEODOMAIN LEUCINE ZIPPER transcription factors during plant transition to land. New Phytol. 2018 Jul;219(1):408-421. doi: 10.1111/nph.15133. Epub 2018 Apr 10. PubMed

Moreno JE, Romani F, Chan RL. Arabidopsis thaliana homeodomain-leucine zipper type I transcription factors contribute to control leaf venation patterning. Plant Signal Behav. 2018 Mar 4;13(3):e1448334. doi: 10.1080/15592324.2018.1448334. Epub 2018 Mar 22. PubMed; PMC


Ebrahimian-Motlagh S, Ribone PA, Thirumalaikumar VP, Allu AD, Chan RL, Mueller-Roeber B, Balazadeh S. JUNGBRUNNEN1 Confers Drought Tolerance Downstream of the HD-Zip I Transcription Factor AtHB13. Front Plant Sci. 2017 Dec 15;8:2118. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.02118. eCollection 2017. PubMed; PMC 

Moreno-Piovano GS, Moreno JE, Cabello JV, Arce AL, Otegui ME, Chan RL. A role for LAX2 in regulating xylem development and lateral-vein symmetry in the leaf. Ann Bot. 2017 Oct 17;120(4):577-590. doi: 10.1093/aob/mcx091. PubMed; PMC

Ribone PA, Capella M, Arce AL, Chan RL. A uORF Represses the Transcription Factor AtHB1 in Aerial Tissues to Avoid a Deleterious Phenotype. Plant Physiol. 2017 Nov;175(3):1238-1253. doi: 10.1104/pp.17.01060. Epub 2017 Sep 27. PubMed; PMC

Alves PM, Becker A, Blöcker H, Chan RL, Chen GG, Fussenegger M, Kondo A, Kourist R, Schwab H, Seo JH, Sensen CW, Sensen M, Scrienc F. Editorial Special Issue on the Occasion of Prof. Dr. Alf Pühler's 75(th) birthday. J Biotechnol. 2017 Sep 10;257:1. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2017.07.013. PubMed

Perotti MF, Ribone PA, Chan RL. Plant transcription factors from the homeodomain-leucine zipper family I. Role in development and stress responses. IUBMB Life. 2017 May;69(5):280-289. doi: 10.1002/iub.1619. Epub 2017 Mar 24. Review. PubMed


Cabello JV, Giacomelli JI, Gómez MC, Chan RL. The sunflower transcription factor HaHB11 confers tolerance to water deficit and salinity to transgenic Arabidopsis and alfalfa plants. J Biotechnol. 2017 Sep 10;257:35-46. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2016.11.017. Epub 2016 Nov 22. PubMed

Romani F, Ribone PA, Capella M, Miguel VN, Chan RL. A matter of quantity: Common features in the drought response of transgenic plants overexpressing  HD-Zip I transcription factors. Plant Sci. 2016 Oct;251:139-154. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2016.03.004. Epub 2016 Mar 15. PubMed

Raineri J, Hartman MD, Chan RL, Iglesias AA, Ribichich KF. A sunflower WRKY transcription factor stimulates the mobilization of seed-stored reserves during germination and post-germination growth. Plant Cell Rep. 2016 Sep;35(9):1875-90. doi: 10.1007/s00299-016-2002-2. Epub 2016 Jun 1. PubMed

Silva AT, Ribone PA, Chan RL, Ligterink W, Hilhorst HW. A Predictive Coexpression Network Identifies Novel Genes Controlling the Seed-to-Seedling Phase Transition in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiol. 2016 Apr;170(4):2218-31. doi: 10.1104/pp.15.01704. Epub 2016 Feb 17. PubMed; PMC

Cabello JV, Giacomelli JI, Piattoni CV, Iglesias AA, Chan RL. The sunflower transcription factor HaHB11 improves yield, biomass and tolerance to flooding in transgenic Arabidopsis plants. J Biotechnol. 2016 Mar 20;222:73-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2016.02.015. Epub 2016 Feb 10. PubMed


Raineri J, Ribichich KF, Chan RL. The sunflower transcription factor HaWRKY76 confers drought and flood tolerance to Arabidopsis thaliana plants without yield penalty. Plant Cell Rep. 2015 Dec;34(12):2065-80. doi: 10.1007/s00299-015-1852-3. Epub 2015 Aug 6. PubMed

Ribone PA, Capella M, Chan RL. Functional characterization of the homeodomain leucine zipper I transcription factor AtHB13 reveals a crucial role in Arabidopsis development. J Exp Bot. 2015 Sep;66(19):5929-43. doi: 10.1093/jxb/erv302. Epub 2015 Jul 1. PubMed