Michael Easson

   Department of Biochemistry
   Detox & Mode of Action
 Phone:+49 (0)3641 57 1330Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
 Fax:+49 (0)3641 57 1302Hans-Knöll-Straße 8
  emailD-07745 Jena

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1Manivannan, A., Israni, B., Luck, K., Götz, M., Seibel, E., Easson, M. E. A. M., Kirsch, R., Reichelt, M., Stein, B., Winter, S., Gershenzon, J., Giddings Vassão, D. (2021). Identification of a sulfatase that detoxifies glucosinolates in the phloem-feeding insect Bemisia tabaci and prefers indolic glucosinolates. Frontiers in Plant Science, 12: 671286. doi:10.3389/fpls.2021.671286. [GER630] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
1Koerte, S., Keesey, I., Easson, M. E. A. M., Gershenzon, J., Hansson, B. S., Knaden, M. (2020). Variable dependency on associated yeast communities influences host range in Drosophila species. Oikos, 129(7), 964-982. doi:10.1111/oik.07180. [HAN346] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE
2Malka, O., Easson, M. E. A. M., Paetz, C., Götz, M., Reichelt, M., Stein, B., Luck, K., Stanišic, A., Juravel, K., Santos-Garcia, D., Mondaca, L. L., Springate, S., Colvin, J., Winter, S., Gershenzon, J., Morin, S., Giddings Vassão, D. (2020). Glucosylation prevents plant defense activation in phloem-feeding insects. Nature Chemical Biology, 16, 1429-1426. doi:10.1038/s41589-020-00658-6. [GER612] MPG.PuRE
1Kidd, T., Easson, M. E. A. M., Qu, Y., De Luca, V. (2019). Inter-organ transport of secologanin allows assembly of monoterpenoid indole alkaloids in a Catharanthus roseus mutant. Phytochemistry, 159, 119-126. doi:10.1016/j.phytochem.2018.12.017. [EXT581] MPG.PuRE
1Edge, A., Qu, Y., Easson, M. E. A. M., Thamm, A. M. K., Kim, K. H., Luca, V. D. (2018). A tabersonine 3-reductase Catharanthus roseus mutant accumulates vindoline pathway intermediates. Planta, 247(1), 155-169. doi:10.1007/s00425-017-2775-8. [EXT736] MPG.PuRE
2Qu, Y., Easson, M. E. A. M., Simionescu, R., Hajicek, J., Thamm, A. M. K., Salim, V., De Luca, V. (2018). Solution of the multistep pathway for assembly of corynanthean, Strychnos, iboga, and Aspidosperma monoterpenoid indole alkaloids from 19E-geissoschizine. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(12), 3180-3185. doi:10.1073/pnas.1719979115. [EXT555] OPEN ACCESS gelb MPG.PuRE
1Qu, Y., Easson, M. E. A. M., Froese, J., Simionescu, R., Hudlicky, T., De Luca, V. (2015). Completion of the seven-step pathway from tabersonine to the anticancer drug precursor vindoline and its assembly in yeast. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(19), 6224-6229. doi:10.1073/pnas.1501821112. [EXT737] OPEN ACCESS gold MPG.PuRE