Publications of U. Wittstock

Journal Article (13)

2008
Journal Article
Burow, M.; Zhang, Z. Y.; Ober, J. A.; Lambrix, V. M.; Wittstock, U.; Gershenzon, J.; Kliebenstein, D. J.: ESP and ESM1 mediate indol-3-acetonitrile production from indol-3-ylmethyl glucosinolate in Arabidopsis. Phytochemistry 69 (3), pp. 663 - 671 (2008)
Journal Article
Mumm, R.; Burow, M.; Bukovinszkine'kiss, G.; Kazantzidou, E.; Wittstock, U.; Dicke, M.; Gershenzon, J.: Formation of simple nitriles upon glucosinolate hydrolysis affects direct and indirect defense against the specialist herbivore, pieris rapae. Journal of Chemical Ecology 34 (10), pp. 1311 - 1321 (2008)
2007
Journal Article
Burow, M.; Bergner, A.; Gershenzon, J.; Wittstock, U.: Glucosinolate hydrolysis in Lepidium sativum - identification of the thiocyanate-forming protein. Plant Molecular Biology 63 (1), pp. 49 - 61 (2007)
Journal Article
Burow, M.; Rice, M.; Hause, B.; Gershenzon, J.; Wittstock, U.: Cell- and tissue-specific localization and regulation of the epithiospecifier protein in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Molecular Biology 64 (1-2), pp. 173 - 185 (2007)
Journal Article
Wheat, C. W.; Vogel, H.; Wittstock, U.; Braby, M.; Underwood, D.; Mitchell Olds, T.: The genetic basis of a plant–insect coevolutionary key innovation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104 (51), pp. 20427 - 20431 (2007)
2006
Journal Article
Burow, M.; Markert, J.; Gershenzon, J.; Wittstock, U.: Comparative biochemical characterization of nitrile-forming proteins from plants and insects that alter myrosinase-catalysed hydrolysis of glucosinolates. The FEBS Journal 273 (11), pp. 2432 - 2446 (2006)
Journal Article
Burow, M.; Muller, R.; Gershenzon, J.; Wittstock, U.: Altered glucosinolate hydrolysis in genetically engineered Arabidopsis thaliana and its influence on the larval development of Spodoptera littoralis. Journal of Chemical Ecology 32 (11), pp. 2333 - 2349 (2006)
Journal Article
Vergara, F.; Svatoš, A.; Schneider, B.; Reichelt, M.; Gershenzon, J.; Wittstock, U.: Glycine conjugates in a lepidopteran insect herbivore - The metabolism of benzylglucosinolate in the cabbage white butterfly, Pieris rapae. Chembiochem 7 (12), pp. 1982 - 1989 (2006)
2005
Journal Article
Müller, C.; Wittstock, U.: Uptake and turn-over of glucosinolates sequestered in the sawfly Athalia rosae. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 35 (10), pp. 1189 - 1198 (2005)
2004
Journal Article
Wittstock, U.; Agerbirk, N.; Stauber, E. J.; Olsen, C. E.; Hippler, M.; Mitchell-Olds, T.; Gershenzon, J.; Vogel, H.: Successful herbivore attack due to metabolic diversion of a plant chemical defense. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 101 (14), pp. 4859 - 4864 (2004)
2002
Journal Article
Wittstock, U.; Gershenzon, J.: Constitutive plant toxins and their role in defense against herbivores and pathogens. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 5 (4), pp. 300 - 307 (2002)
Journal Article
Wittstock, U.; Halkier, B. A.: Glucosinolate research in the Arabidopsis era. Trends in Plant Science 7 (6), pp. 263 - 270 (2002)
2001
Journal Article
Hansen, C. H.; Wittstock, U.; Olsen, C. E.; Hick, A. J.; Pickett, J. A.; Halkier, B. A.: Cytochrome P450 CYP79F1 from Arabidopsis catalyzes the conversion of dihomomethionine and trihomomethionine to the corresponding aldoximes in the biosynthesis of aliphatic glucosinolates. Journal of Biological Chemistry 276 (14), pp. 11078 - 11085 (2001)

Book Chapter (2)

2003
Book Chapter
Wittstock, U.; Kliebenstein, D. J.; Lambrix, V.; Reichelt, M.; Gershenzon, J.: Glucosinolate hydrolysis and its impact on generalist and specialist insect herbivores. In: Integrative Phytochemistry: from Ethnobotany to Molecular Ecology, pp. 101 - 126 (Ed. Romeo, J. T.). Elsevier, Amsterdam (2003)
2002
Book Chapter
Halkier, B. A.; Hansen, C. H.; Mikkelsen, M. D.; Naur, P.; Wittstock, U.: The role of cytochromes P450 in biosynthesis and evolution of glucosinolates. In: Phytochemistry in the Genomics and Post-Genomics Era, pp. 223 - 248 (Eds. Romeo, J. T.; Dixon, R. A.). Elsevier, Amsterdam (2002)
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