Recent Publications

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Highlighted Publications:

Farquhar GD, Sharkey TD. &ldqou;Stomatal conductance and photosynthesis.” Annual Review of Plant Physiology. (1982) 33:317-345. doi:10.1146/annurev.pp.33.060182.001533

Sharkey TD. “Photosynthesis in intact leaves of C3 plants: physics, physiology and rate limitations.” The Botanical Review. (1985) 51:53-105. doi:10.1007/BF02861058

Sharkey TD, Singsaas EL. “Why plants emit isoprene.” Nature. (1994) 374(769). doi:10.1038/374769a0

Sharkey TD, Yeh S. “Isoprene emission from plants.” Annual Review of Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology. (2001) 52:407-436. doi:10.1146/annurev.arplant.52.1.407.

Weise SE, Weber APM, Sharkey, TD. “Maltose is the major form of carbon exported from the chloroplast at night.” Planta. (2004) 218:474-482. doi:10.1007/s00425-003-1128-y

Recent Publications:

Sharkey TD. “Discovery of the canonical Calvin-Benson cycle.” Photosynth Res. (2018) Oct 29. doi: 10.1007/s11120-018-0600-2

Sharkey TD. “A dichotomy resolved: plant growth can control the rate of starch accumulation.” Plant Cell Environ. (2017) Aug 30;. doi: 10.1111/pce.13059

Sharkey TD, Monson RK. “Isoprene research - 60 years later, the biology is still enigmatic.” Plant Cell Environ. (2017) Feb 4. doi: 10.1111/pce.12930

Campos ML, Yoshida Y, Major IT, de Oliveira Ferreira D, Weraduwage SM, Froehlich JE, Johnson BF, Kramer DM, Jander G, Sharkey TD, Howe GA. “Rewiring of jasmonate and phytochrome B signalling uncouples plant growth-defense tradeoffs.” Nat Commun. (2016) Aug 30;7:12570. doi:10.1038/ncomms12570

Banerjee A, Preiser AL, Sharkey TD. “Engineering of Recombinant Poplar Deoxy-D-Xylulose-5-Phosphate Synthase (PtDXS) by Site-Directed Mutagenesis Improves Its Activity.” PLoS One. 2016 Aug 22;11(8):e0161534. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0165028

Weraduwage SM, Kim SJ, Renna L, Anozie FC, Sharkey TD, Brandizzi F. “Pectin Methylesterification Impacts the Relationship Between Photosynthesis and Plant Growth in Arabidopsis thaliana.” Plant Physiol. 2016 Apr 4. pii: pp.00173.2016. doi: 10.1104/pp.16.00173

Sharkey TD, Govindjee. “Hartmut Lichtenthaler: an authority on chloroplast structure and isoprenoid biochemistry.” Photosynth Res. (2015) Dec 15;1-7. doi:10.1007/s11120-015-0211-0

Yang JT, Preiser AL, Li Z, Weise SE, Sharkey TD. “Triose phosphate use limitation of photosynthesis: short-term and long-term effects.” Planta. (2016) Mar;243(3):687-98. doi:10.1007/s00425-015-2436-8

Sharkey TD, Weise SE. “The glucose 6-phosphate shunt around the Calvin-Benson cycle.” J Exp Bot. (2015) Nov 19;. doi:10.1093/jxb/erv484

Harvey CM, Sharkey TD. “Exogenous isoprene modulates gene expression in unstressed Arabidopsis thaliana plants.” Plant Cell Environ. (2015) Oct 18;. doi:10.1111/pce.12660

Jud W, Vanzo E, Li Z, Ghirardo A, Zimmer I, Sharkey TD, Hansel A, Schnitzler JP. “Effects of heat and drought stress on post-illumination bursts of volatile organic compounds in isoprene-emitting and non-emitting poplar.” Plant Cell Environ. (2015) Sep 21;. doi:10.1111/pce.12643

Sharkey TD. “Commentary: what gas exchange data can tell us about photosynthesis.” Plant Cell Environ. (2015) Sep 21;. doi:10.1111/pce.12641

Harvey CM, Li Z, Tjellström H, Blanchard GJ, Sharkey TD. “Concentration of isoprene in artificial and thylakoid membranes.” J Bioenerg Biomembr. (2015) Oct;47(5):419-29. doi:10.1007/s10863-015-9625-9

Vanzo E, Jud W, Li Z, Albert A, Domagalska MA, Ghirardo A, Niederbacher B, Frenzel J, Beemster GT, Asard H, Rennenberg H, Sharkey TD, Hansel A, Schnitzler JP. “Facing the Future: Effects of Short-Term Climate Extremes on Isoprene-Emitting and Nonemitting Poplar.” Plant Physiol. (2015) Sep;169(1):560-75. doi:10.1104/pp.15.00871

Weraduwage SM, Chen J, Anozie FC, Morales A, Weise SE, Sharkey TD. “The relationship between leaf area growth and biomass accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana.” Front Plant Sci. (2015) 6:167. doi:10.3389/fpls.2015.00167

Sharkey TD. “Understanding carbon partitioning and its role in determining plant growth.” Plant Cell Environ. (2015) Oct;38(10):1963-4. doi:10.1111/pce.12543

Weise SE, Carr DJ, Bourke AM, Hanson DT, Swarthout D, Sharkey TD. “The arc mutants of Arabidopsis with fewer large chloroplasts have a lower mesophyll conductance.” Photosynth Res. (2015) Apr;124(1):117-26. doi:10.1007/s11120-015-0110-4

Banerjee A, Sharkey TD. “Methylerythritol 4-phosphate (MEP) pathway metabolic regulation.” Nat Prod Rep. (2014) Aug;31(8):1043-55. doi:10.1039/c3np70124g