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Sugimoto K, Gordon SP, Meyerowitz EM. (2011) Regeneration in plants and animals: dedifferentiation, transdifferentiation, or just differentiation? Trends Cell Biol. Apr;21(4):212-8 Epub 2011 Jan 13. ( Pubmed | PDF )

Chickarmane, V., Roeder, H.K., Tarr, P.T., Cunha, A., Tobin, C. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2010) Computational morphodynamics: A modeling framework to understand plant growth. Annu. Rev. Plant Biol. 61, 65-87. (Pubmed | PDF)

Roeder, A.H.K., Chickarmane, V., Cunha, A., Obara, B., Manjunath B.S. and Meyerowitz E.M. (2010) Variability in the control of cell division underlies sepal epidermal patterning in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS Biology 8, e1000367. (Pubmed | PDF)

Heisler, M.G., Hamant, O., Krupinski, P., Uyttewaal, M., Ohno, C., Jönsson, H., Traas, J. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2010) Alignment between PIN1 polarity and microtubule orientation in the shoot apical meristem reveals a tight coupling between morphogenesis and auxin transport. PLoS Biology 8, e1000516. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jiao, Y. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2010) Cell-type specific analysis of translating RNAs in developing flowers reveals new levels of control. Molec. Systems Biol. 6: 419. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jun, J., Fiume, E., Roeder, A., Meng, L., Sharma, V.K., Osmont, K.S., Baker, C., Ha, C.M., Meyerowitz, E.M., Feldman, L.J. and Fletcher, J.C. (2010) Comprehensive analysis of CLE polypeptide signaling gene expression and over-expression activity in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol., (Pubmed | PDF).

Álvarez-Buylla, E.R., Ambrose, B.A., Flores-Sandoval, E., Vergara-Silva, F., Englund, M., Garay-Arroyo, A., García-Ponce, B., de la Torre-Bárcena, E., Espinosa-Matías, S., Martínez, E., Piñeyro-Nelson, A., Engström, P. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2010) B-function expression in the flower center underlies the homeotic phenotype of Lacandonia schismatica (Triuridaceae). Plant Cell, (Pubmed | Full Text).

Kaufmann K, Wellmer F, Muiño JM, Ferrier T, Wuest SE, Kumar V, Serrano-Mislata A, Madueño F, Krajewski P, Meyerowitz EM, Angenent GC, Riechmann JL. (2010) Orchestration of floral initiation by APETALA1. Science (Pubmed)

Sugimoto K, Jiao Y, Meyerowitz EM. (2010) Arabidopsis regeneration from multiple tissues occurs via a root development pathway. Dev Cell. (Pubmed)

Gordon SP, Chickarmane VS, Ohno C, and Meyerowitz EM. (2009) Multiple feedback loops through cytokinin signaling control stem cell number within the Arabidopsis shoot meristem. PNAS. (Pubmed | PDF)

Graciet E, Walter F, Maoiléidigh DO, Pollmann S, Meyerowitz EM, Varshavsky A, Wellmer F. (2009) The N-end rule pathway controls multiple functions during Arabidopsis shoot and leaf development. PNAS. (Pubmed | PDF)

Das P, Ito T, Wellmer F, Vernoux T, Dedieu A, Traas J, Meyerowitz EM. (2009) Floral stem cell termination involves the direct regulation of AGAMOUS by PERIANTHIA. Development. (Pubmed | PDF)

Harrison CJ, Roeder AH, Meyerowitz EM, Langdale JA. (2009) Local cues and asymmetric cell divisions underpin body plan transitions in the moss Physcomitrella patens. Current Biology. (Pubmed | PDF)

Hamant O, Heisler MG, Jönsson H, Krupinski P, Uyttewaal M, Bokov P, Corson F, Sahlin P, Boudaoud A, Meyerowitz EM, Couder Y, Traas J. (2008) Developmental patterning by mechanical signals in Arabidopsis. Science. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jiao Y, Riechmann JL, Meyerowitz EM. (2008) Transcriptome-Wide Analysis of Uncapped mRNAs in Arabidopsis Reveals Regulation of mRNA Degradation. Plant Cell. (Pubmed | PDF)

Li D, Liu C, Shen L, Wu Y, Chen H, Robertson M, Helliwell CA, Ito T, Meyerowitz E, Yu H. (2008) A repressor complex governs the integration of flowering signals in Arabidopsis. Dev. Cell. (Pubmed)

Jones AM, Chory J, Dangl JL, Estelle M, Jacobsen SE, Meyerowitz EM, Nordborg M, Weigel D. (2008) The impact of Arabidopsis on human health: diversifying our portfolio. Cell. (Pubmed | PDF)

Haswell ES, Peyronnet R, Barbier-Brygoo H, Meyerowitz EM, Frachisse JM. (2008) Two MscS homologs provide mechanosensitive channel activities in the Arabidopsis root. Current Biology. (Pubmed | PDF)

Ito, T., Ng, K., Lim, T., Yu, H., Meyerowitz E. M. (2007) The Homeotic Protein AGAMOUS Controls Late Stamen Development by Regulating a Jasmonate Biosynthetic Gene in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. (Pubmed | PDF)

Alves-Ferreira, M., Wellmer, F., Banhara, A., Kumar, V., Riechmann, JL., Meyerowitz, E.M. (2007) Global Expression Profiling Applied to the Analysis of Arabidopsis Stamen Development. Plant Physiol. (Pubmed)

Michniewicz, M.,  Zago, M.K., Abas, L., Weijers, D., Schweighofer, A., Meskiene, I., Heisler, M.G., Ohno, C., Zhang, J., Huang, F., Schwab, R., Weigel, D., Meyerowitz, E.M., Luschnig, C., Offringa, R., and  Friml, J. (2007) Antagonistic regulation of PIN phosphorylation by PP2A and PINOID directs auxin flux. Cell. (Pubmed | PDF)

Gordon, S.P., Heisler, M.G., Reddy, G.V., Ohno, C., Das, P., Meyerowitz E.M.  (2007) Pattern formation during de novo assembly of the Arabidopsis shoot meristem. Development (Pubmed | PDF)

Reddy, G.V., Gordon, S.P., Meyerowitz, E.M. (2007) Unravelling developmental dynamics: transient intervention and live imaging in plants. Nature Rev. Mol. Cell. Biol. (Pubmed | PDF)

Sieber, P., Wellmer, F., Gheyselinck, J., Riechmann, J.L., Meyerowitz, E.M. (2007) Redundancy and specialization among plant microRNAs: role of the miR164 family in developmental robustness. Development. (Pubmed | PDF)

Carlsson, J., Lagercrantz, U., Sundström, J., Teixeira, R., Wellmer, F., Meyerowitz, E. M., Glimelius, K. (2007) Microarray analysis reveals altered expression of a large number of nuclear genes in developing cytoplasmic male sterile Brassica napus flowers. Plant J. (Pubmed | PDF)

Wellmer, F., Alves-Ferreira, M., Dubois, A., Riechmann, J.L., Meyerowitz, E.M. (2006) Genome-wide analysis of gene expression during early Arabidopsis flower development. PLoS Genet. (Pubmed | PDF)

Long, J.A., Ohno, C., Smith, Z.R., Meyerowitz, E.M. (2006) TOPLESS regulates apical embryonic fate in Arabidopsis. Science. 312, 1520-3. (Pubmed | PDF)

McAbee, J.M., Hill, T.A., Skinner, D.J., Izhaki, A., Hauser, B.A., Meister, R.J., Reddy G.V., Meyerowitz, E.M., Bowman, J.L., Gasser, C.S. (2006) ABERRANT TESTA SHAPE encodes a KANADI family member, linking polarity determination to separation and growth of Arabidopsis ovule integuments. Plant J. 46, 522-31. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jönsson, H., Heisler, M.G., Shapiro, B.E., Meyerowitz, E.M., and Mjolsness, E. (2006) An auxin-driven polarized transport model for phyllotaxis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103, 1633-1638. (Pubmed | PDF)

Haswell, E.S. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2006) MscS-like proteins control plastid size and shape in Arabidopsis thaliana. Curr. Biol. 16, 1-11. (Pubmed | PDF)

Heisler M.G., Ohno, C., Das, P., Sieber, P., Reddy, G.V., Long, J.A., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2005) Patterns of Auxin Transport and Gene Expression during Primordium Development Revealed by Live Imaging of the Arabidopsis Inflorescence Meristem. Curr. Biol. 15, 1899-1911. (Pubmed | PDF)

Reddy, G.V. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2005) Stem-Cell Homeostasis and Growth Dynamics Can Be Uncoupled in the Arabidopsis Shoot Apex. Science 310, 663-667. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jönsson, H., Heisler, M., Reddy, G.V., Agrawal, V., Gor, V., Shapiro, B.E., Mjolsness, E., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2005) Modeling the organization of the WUSCHEL expression domain in the shoot apical meristem. Bioinformatics 21 Suppl. 1, i232-i240. (Pubmed | PDF)

Baker, C.C., Sieber, P., Wellmer, F., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2005) The early extra petals1 Mutant Uncovers a Role for MicroRNA miR164c in Regulating Petal Number in Arabidopsis. Curr. Biol. 15, 303-315. (Pubmed | PDF)

Zhao, Y., Medrano, L., Ohashi, K., Fletcher, J.C., Yu, H., Sakai, H., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) HANABA TARANU Is a GATA Transcription Factor That Regulates Shoot Apical Meristem and Flower Development in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 16, 2586-2600. (Pubmed | PDF)

Reddy, G.V., Heisler, M.G., Ehrhardt, D.W., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) Real-time lineage analysis reveals oriented cell divisions associated with morphogenesis at the shoot apex of Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 131, 4225-4237. (Pubmed | PDF)

Ito, T., Wellmer, F., Yu, H., Das, P., Ito, N., Alves-Ferreira, M., Riechmann, J.L., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) The homeotic protein AGAMOUS controls microsporogenesis by regulation of SPOROCYTELESS. Nature 430, 356-360. (Pubmed | PDF)

Wagner, D., Wellmer, F., Dilks, K., William, D., Smith, M.R., Kumar, P.P., Riechmann, J.L., Greenland, A.J., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) Floral induction in tissue culture: a system for the analysis of LEAFY-dependent gene regulation. Plant J. 39, 273-282. (Pubmed | PDF)

Yu, H., Ito, T., Zhao, Y., Peng, J., Kumar, P., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) Floral homeotic genes are targets of gibberellin signaling in flower development. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 101, 7827-7832. (Pubmed | PDF)

Wellmer, F., Riechmann, J.L., Alves-Ferreira, M. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) Genome-Wide Analysis of Spatial Gene Expression in Arabidopsis Flowers. Plant Cell 15, 1314-1326. (Pubmed | PDF)

Ohno, C.K., Reddy, G.V., Heisler, M.G., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) The Arabidopsis JAGGED gene encodes a zinc finger protein that promotes leaf tissue development. Development 131, 1111-1122. (Pubmed | PDF)

Yu, H., Ito, T., Wellmer, F., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2004) Repression of AGAMOUS-LIKE 24 is a crucial step in promoting flower development. Nature Genet. 36, 157-161. (Pubmed | PDF)

Ito, T., Sakai, H. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2003) Whorl specific expression of the SUPERMAN gene of Arabidopsis is mediated by cis elements in the transcribed region. Curr. Biol. 13, 1524-1530. (Pubmed | PDF)

Jönsson, H., Shapiro, B. E., Meyerowitz, E.M., and E. Mjolsness (2003) Modeling plant development with gene regulation networks including signaling and cell division. In R. Hofestaedt and N. Kolchanov (Eds.) Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure, Kluwer, Boston, pp. 311-318.

Jönsson, H., Shapiro, B. E., Meyerowitz, E.M., and E. Mjolsness (2003). Signaling in Multicellular Models of Plant Development. In S. Kumar and P.J. Bentley (Eds.) On Growth, Form, and Computers, Academic Press, London, UK, pp. 156-161.

Somerville, C.R. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (eds.) The Arabidopsis Book. American Society of Plant Biologists, Rockville, 2003, DOI 10.1199/tab.9999.

Shapiro, B.E., Levchenko, A., Meyerowitz, E.M., Wold, B., and Mjolsness, E.D. (2003) Cellerator: Extending a computer algebra system to include biochemical arrows for signal transduction. Bioinformatics 19, 677-678. (Pubmed)

Vergara-Silva, F., Espinosa-Matias, S., Ambrose, B.A., Vazquez-Santana, S., Martinez-Mena, A., Marquez-Guzman, J., Martinez, E., Meyerowitz, E.M. and Alvarez-Buylla, E.R. (2003) Inside-out flowers characteristic of Lacandonia schismatica (Lacandoniaceae: Triuridales) evolved at least before its divergence from its putative sister taxon, Triuris brevistylis. Int. J. Plant Sci., 164, 345-357.

Wolpert, L., Beddington, R., Jessell, T., Lawrence, P., Meyerowitz, E.M., and Smith, J. (2002) Principles of Development, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 542 pp.

Long J.A., Woody S., Poethig S., Meyerowitz E.M., and Barton M.K. (2002) Transformation of shoots into roots in Arabidopsis embryos mutant at the TOPLESS locus. Development 129, 2297-2306. (Pubmed | PDF)

Meyerowitz, E.M. (2002) Plants compared to animals: the broadest comparative study of development. Science 295,1482-1485. (Pubmed | Full Text)

Wagner D. and Meyerowitz E.M. (2002) SPLAYED, a Novel SWI/SNF ATPase Homolog, Controls Reproductive Development in Arabidopsis. Curr. Biol. 12, 85-94. (Pubmed | PDF)

Kishimoto N., Sakai H., Jackson J., Jacobsen S.E., Meyerowitz E.M., Dennis E.S., and Finnegan E.J. (2001) Site specificity of the Arabidopsis METI DNA methyltransferase demonstrated through hypermethylation of the superman locus. Plant Mol. Biol. 46, 171-183. (Pubmed)

Meyerowitz, E.M. (2001) Prehistory and history of Arabidopsis research. Plant Physiol. 125, 15-19. (PDF)

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Arabidopsis Genome Initiative et al. (2000) Analysis of the genome sequence of the flowering plant Arabidopsis thaliana. Nature 408, 796-815. (Pubmed)

Brand, U., Fletcher, J.C., Hobe, M., Meyerowitz, E.M., and Simon, R. (2000) Dependence of stem cell fate in Arabidopsis on a feedback loop regulated by CLV3 activity. Science 289, 617-619. (Pubmed)

Chen, X., Riechmann, J.L. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Minimal regions in the Arabidopsis PISTILLATA promoter responsive to the APETALA3/PISTILLATA feedback control do not contain a CArG box. Sex. Plant Repro. 13, 85-94.

Chuang, C.-F. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Specific and heritable genetic interference by double-stranded RNA in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 4985-4990. (Pubmed)

Ito, T. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Overexpression of a cytochrome P450, CYP78A9, induces large and seedless fruit in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 12, 1541-1550. (Pubmed)

Jacobsen, S.E., Sakai, H., Finnegan, E.J., Cao, X. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Ectopic hypermethylation of flower-specific genes in Arabidopsis. Curr. Biol. 10, 179-186. (Pubmed)

Sakai, H., Krizek, B.A., Jacobsen, S.E. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Regulation of SUP expression identifies multiple regulators involved in Arabidopsis floral meristem development. Plant Cell 12, 1607-1618. (Pubmed)

Ziegelhoffer, E.C., Medrano, L.J., Fletcher, J.C. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Cloning of the Arabidopsis WIGGUM gene identifies a role for farnesylation in meristem development. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 97, 7633-7638. (Pubmed)


Chen, X. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) HUA1 and HUA2 are two members of the floral homeotic AGAMOUS pathway. Molec. Cell 3, 349-360. (Pubmed)

Chuang, C.-F., Running, M.P., Williams, R.W. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) The PERIANTHIA gene encodes a bZIP protein involved in the determination of floral organ number in Arabidopsis thaliana. Genes Dev. 13, 334-344. (Pubmed)

Fletcher, J.C., Brand, U., Running, M.P., Simon, R. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Signaling of cell fate decisions by CLAVATA3 in Arabidopsis shoot meristems. Science 283, 1911-1914. (Pubmed)

Jacobsen, S.E., Running, M.P. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Disruption of an RNA helicase/RNAse III gene in Arabidopsis causes unregulated cell division in floral meristems. Development 126, 5231-5243. (Pubmed)

Krizek, B.A., Riechmann, J.L. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Use of the APETALA1 promoter to assay the in vivo function of chimeric MADS box genes. Sexual Plant Reprod. 12, 14-26.

Riechmann, J.L., Ito, T. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Non-AUG initiation of AGAMOUS mRNA translation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Mol. Cell. Biol. 19, 8505-8512. (Pubmed)

Wagner, D., Sablowski, R.W.M. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) APETALA1 is a direct target of transcriptional activation by LEAFY. Science 285, 582-584. (Pubmed)

Williams, R.W., Clark, S.E. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Genetic and physical characterization of a region of Arabidopsis chromosome 1 containing the CLAVATA1 gene. Plant Molecular Biology 39, 171-176. (Pubmed)


Hua, J. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Ethylene responses are negatively regulated by a receptor gene family in Arabidopsis thaliana. Cell 94, 261-271. (Pubmed)

Hua, J., Sakai, H., Nourizadeh, S., Chen, Q.G., Bleecker, A.B., Ecker, J.R. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) EIN4 and ERS2 are members of the putative ethylene receptor gene family in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 10, 1321-1332. (Pubmed)

Levin, J.Z., Fletcher, J.C., Chen, X. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) A genetic screen for modifiers of UFO meristem activity identifies three novel FUSED FLORAL ORGANS genes required for early flower development in Arabidopsis. Genetics 149, 579-595. (Pubmed)

Running, M.P., Fletcher, J.C. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) The WIGGUM gene is required for proper regulation of floral meristem size in Arabidopsis. Development 125, 2545-2553. (Pubmed)

Sablowski, R.W.M. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) A homologue of NO APICAL MERISTEM is an immediate target of the floral homeotic genes APETALA3/PISTILLATA. Cell 92, 93-103. (Pubmed)

Sakai, H., Hua, J., Chen, Q.G., Chang, C., Medrano, L.J., Bleecker, A.B. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) ETR2 is an ETR1-like gene involved in ethylene signaling in Arabidopsis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 95, 5812-5817. (Pubmed)

Sablowski, R.W.M. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Temperature-sensitive splicing in the floral homeotic mutant apetala3-1. Plant Cell 10, 1453-1463. (Pubmed)

Sieburth, L.E., Drews, G.N. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Non-autonomy of AG function in flower development: use of a CRE/Lox method for mosaic analysis in Arabidopsis. Development 125, 4303-4312. (Pubmed)


Clark, S.E., Williams, R.W. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) The CLAVATA1 gene encodes a putative receptor-kinase that controls shoot and floral meristem size in Arabidopsis. Cell 89, 575-585. (Pubmed)

Clark, S.G., Shurland, D., Meyerowitz, E.M., Bargmann, C.I. and van der Bliek, A.M. (1997) A dynamin GTPase mutation causes a rapid and reversible temperature-inducible locomotion defect in C. elegans. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 94, 10438-10443. (Pubmed)

Frohlich, M.W. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) The search for flower homeotic gene homologs in basal angiosperms and Gnetales: A potential new source of data on the evolutionary origin of flowers. Int. J. Plant Sci. 158, S131-S142.

Goodrich, J., Puangsomlee, P., Long, D., Martin, M., Meyerowitz, E.M. and Coupland, G. (1997) CURLY LEAF: A Polycomb group gene that regulates homeotic gene expression in Arabidopsis. Nature 386, 44-51. (Pubmed )

Jack, T., Sieburth, L. and Meyerowitz, E. (1997) Targeted misexpression of AGAMOUS in whorl 2 of Arabidopsis flowers. Plant J. 11, 825-839. (Pubmed)

Jacobsen, S.E. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Hypermethylated SUPERMAN epigenetic alleles in Arabidopsis. Science 277, 1100-1103. (Pubmed)

Liu, Z., Running, M.P., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) TSO1 functions in cell division during Arabidopsis flower development. Development 124, 665-672. ( Pubmed)

Metz M.A., Frohlich M.W., Kimnach M. and Meyerowitz E.M. (1997) The hybrid origin of x Epinicereus cooperi (Cactaceae) refuted using gel blot hybridization of random amplified polymorphic DNAs. Haseltonia 5, 61-71.

Riechmann, J.L. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Determination of floral organ identity by Arabidopsis MADS domain homeotic proteins AP1, AP3, PI, and AG is independent of their DNA-binding specificity. Molec. Biol. Cell 8, 1243-1259. (Pubmed)

Sieburth, L.E. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Molecular dissection of the AGAMOUS control region shows that cis elements for spatial regulation are located intragenically. Plant Cell 9, 355-365. (Pubmed)

Wilkinson, J.Q., Lanahan, M.B., Clark, D.G., Bleecker, A.B., Chang, C., Meyerowitz, E.M. and Klee, H.J. (1997) A dominant mutant receptor from Arabidopsis confers ethylene insensitivity in heterologous plants. Nature Biotech. 15, 444-448. (Pubmed)

Williams, R.W., Wilson, J.M. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) A possible role for kinase-associated protein phosphatase in the Arabidopsis CLAVATA1 signaling pathway. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 94, 10467-10472. (Pubmed)


Krizek, B.A. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) The Arabidopsis homeotic genes APETALA3 and PISTILLATA are sufficient to provide the B class organ identity function. Development 122, 11-22. (Pubmed)

Running, M.P. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) Mutations in the PERIANTHIA gene of Arabidopsis specifically alter floral organ number and initiation pattern. Development 122, 1261-1269. (Pubmed)

Running, M.P. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1996) Using confocal microscopy in the study of plant structure and development. Aliso 14, 263-270.

Clark, S.E., Jacobsen, S.E., Levin, J.Z. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) The CLAVATA and SHOOT MERISTEMLESS loci competitively regulate meristem activity in Arabidopsis. Development 122, 1567-1575. (Pubmed)

Krizek, B.A. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) Mapping the protein regions responsible for the functional specificities of the Arabidopsis MADS domain organ-identity proteins. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 93, 4063-4070. (Pubmed)

Riechmann, J.-L., Krizek, B.A. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) Dimerization specificity of Arabidopsis MADS domain homeotic proteins APETALA1,APETALA3, PISTILLATA and AGAMOUS. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 93, 4793-4798. (Pubmed)

Riechmann, J.-L., Wang, M., and E.M. Meyerowitz (1996) DNA-binding properties of Arabidopsis MADS domain homeotic proteins APETALA1, APETALA3, PISTILLATA, and AGAMOUS. Nucl. Acids Res. 24, 3134-3141. (Pubmed)


Clark, S.E., Running, M.P. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) CLAVATA3 is a specific regulator of shoot and floral meristem development affecting the same processes as CLAVATA1. Development 121, 2057-2067.

Hua, J., Chang, C., Sun, Q. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) Ethylene insensitivity conferred by Arabidopsis ERS gene. Science 269, 1712-1714. (Pubmed)

Levin, J.Z. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) UFO: an Arabidopsis gene involved in both floral meristem and floral organ development. Plant Cell 7, 529-548. (Pubmed)

Liu, Z. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) LEUNIG regulates AGAMOUS expression in Arabidopsis flowers. Development 121, 975-991. (Pubmed)

Sakai, H., Medrano, L.J. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) Role of SUPERMAN in maintaining Arabidopsis floral whorl boundaries. Nature 378, 199-203. (Pubmed)

Sieburth, L.E., Running, M.P. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) Genetic separation of third and fourth whorl functions of AGAMOUS. Plant Cell 7, 1249-1258. (Pubmed)

Vijayraghavan, U., Siddiqi, I., and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) Isolation of a 800 kb contig encompassing a 3.5 cM region of chromosome 1 in Arabidopsis using YAC clones. Genome 38, 817-823. (Pubmed)


Jack, T., Fox, G.L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1994) Arabidopsis homeotic gene APETALA3 ectopic expression: transcriptional and posttranscriptional regulation determine floral organ identity. Cell 76, 703-716. (Pubmed)

Goto, K. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1994) Function and regulation of the Arabidopsis floral homeotic gene PISTILLATA. Genes Devel. 8, 1548-1560. (Pubmed)


Bowman, J.L., Alvarez, J., Weigel, D., Meyerowitz, E.M. and D.R. Smyth (1993) Control of flower development in Arabidopsis thaliana by APETALA1 and interacting genes. Development 119, 721-743.

Chang, C., Kwok, S.F., Bleecker, A.B. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) Arabidopsis ethylene response gene ETR1: Similarity of product to two-component regulators. Science 262, 539-544. (Pubmed)

Clark, S.E., Running, M.P. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) CLAVATA1, a regulator of meristem and flower development in Arabidopsis. Development 119, 397-418. (Pubmed)

Hauge, B.M., Hanley, S.M., Cartinhour, S., Cherry, J.M., Goodman, H.M., Koornneef, M., Stam, P., Chang, C., Kempin, S., Medrano, L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) An integrated genetic/RFLP map of the Arabidopsis thaliana genome. Plant Journal 3, 745-754.

Weigel, D. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) Activation of floral homeotic genes in Arabidopsis. Science 261, 1723-1726.


Chang, C., Schaller, G.E., Patterson, S.E., Kwok, S., Meyerowitz, E.M. and A.B. Bleecker (1992) The TMK1 gene from Arabidopsis codes for a protein with structural and biochemical characteristics of a receptor protein kinase. Plant Cell 4, 1263-1271. (Pubmed)

Bowman, J.L., Sakai, H., Jack, T., Weigel, D., Mayer, U. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1992) SUPERMAN, a regulator of floral homeotic genes in Arabidopsis. Development 114, 599-615. (Pubmed)

Jack, T., Brockman, L.L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1992) The homeotic gene APETALA3 of Arabidopsis thaliana encodes a MADS box and is expressed in petals and stamens. Cell 68, 683-697. (Pubmed)

Ma, H., Yanofsky, M.F., Klee, H.J., Bowman, J.L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1992) Vectors for plant transformation and cosmid libraries. Gene 117, 161-167. (Pubmed)

Mandel, M.A., Bowman, J.L., Kempin, S.A., Ma, H., Meyerowitz, E.M. and M.F. Yanofsky (1992) Manipulation of flower structure in transgenic tobacco. Cell, 71, 133-143. (Pubmed)

Weigel, D., Alvarez, J., Smyth, D.R., Yanofsky, M.F. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1992) LEAFY controls floral meristem identity in Arabidopsis. Cell 69, 843-859. (Pubmed)


Bowman, J.L., Smyth, D.R. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Genetic interactions among floral homeotic genes of Arabidopsis. Development 112, 1-20. (Pubmed)

Bowman, J.L., Drews, G.N. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Expression of the Arabidopsis floral homeotic gene AGAMOUS is restricted to specific cell types late in flower development. Plant Cell 3, 749-758.

Drews, G.N., Bowman, J.L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Negative regulation of the Arabidopsis homeotic gene AGAMOUS by the APETALA2 product. Cell 65, 991-1002. (Pubmed)

Ma, H., Yanofsky, M.F. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) AGL1-AGL6, an Arabidopsis gene family with similarity to floral homeotic and transcription factor genes. Genes and Development 5, 484-495. (Pubmed)


Ma, H., Yanofsky, M.F., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1990) Molecular cloning and characterization of GPA1, a Ga gene from Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 87, 3821-3825. (Pubmed)

Yanofsky, M.F., Ma, H., Bowman, J.L., Drews, G.N., Feldmann, K.A., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1990) The protein encoded by the Arabidopsis homeotic gene agamous resembles transcription factors. Nature 346, 35-39.  (Pubmed)

Smyth, D.R., Bowman, J.L., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1990) Early flower development in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 2, 755-767. (Pubmed)


Bowman, J.L., Smyth, D.R., and E.M. Meyerowitz (1989) Genes directing flower development in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 1, 37-52. (Pubmed)


Chang, C., Bowman, J.L., DeJohn, A.W., Lander, E.S. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1988) Restriction fragment length polymorphism linkage map for Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 85, 6856-6860. (Pubmed)

Pang, P. P.-Y., Pruitt, R.E. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1988) Molecular cloning, genomic organization, expression and evolution of 12S seed storage protein genes of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Mol. Biol. 11, 805-820.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1987) In situ hybridization to RNA in plant tissue. Plant Mol. Biol. Reporter 5, 242-250.

Meyerowitz, E.M., C. Chang, A.W. DeJohn and J.L. Bowman (1987) Preliminary report on a restriction fragment length polymorphism map for Arabidopsis. Arab. Inf. Serv. 25, 11-14.


Pruitt, R.E. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1986) Characterization of the genome of Arabidopsis thaliana. J. Mol. Biol. 187, 169-183. (Pubmed)

Chang, C. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1986) Molecular cloning and DNA sequence of the Arabidopsis thaliana alcohol dehydrogenase gene. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 83, 1408-1412. (Pubmed)

Leutwiler, L.S., Meyerowitz, E.M. and E.M. Tobin (1986) Structure and expression of three light-harvesting chlorophyll a/b-binding protein genes in Arabidopsis thaliana. Nucl. Acids Res. 14, 4051-4064. (Pubmed)

Reviews & Book Chapters 1984-2000 (Plant Related):

1984 | 1985 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000


Fletcher, J.C. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (2000) Cell Signaling within the shoot meristem. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 3, 23-30.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1999) Plants, animals, and the logic of development.  Trends Millennium Issue, M65-M68 (Trends in Genetics 15, M65-M68, Trends in Cell Biology 9, M65-M68, Trends in Biochemical Sciences 24, M65-M68).

Mjolsness, E., Meyerowitz, E., Gor, V. and Mann, T. (1999) Morphogenesis in plants: Modeling the shoot apical meristem, and possible applications in First NASA/DoD Workshop on Evolvable Hardware 1999, IEEE Computer Society. Also available as Jet Propulsion Lab. Technical Report JPL-ICTR-99-6.


Jacobsen, S.E., Olszewski, N.E. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Spindly’s role in the gibberellin response pathway. in Control of Plant Development: Genes and Signals (SEB Symposium 51, eds. A.J. Greenland, E.M. Meyerowitz and M.W. Steer), Company of Biologists, Cambridge, pp. 73-78.

Greenland, A.J., Meyerowitz, E.M. and Steer, M.W. (eds.) Control of Plant Development: Genes and Signals, SEB Symposium 51, Company of Biologists, Cambridge, 1998, 158pp.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Voici des gènes, des tiges, des feuilles et des fleurs.  La Recherche (305, January 1998), 46-49.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Unraveling the mysteries of flower development.  Leonardo 31, 43-44.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Genetic and molecular mechanisms of pattern formation in Arabidopsis flower development. J. Plant Res. 111, 233-242.

Meyerowitz, E.M., Running, M.P., Sakai, H., and Williams, R.W. (1998) Multiple modes of cell division control in Arabidopsis flower development. in Control of Plant Development: Genes and Signals (SEB Symposium 51, eds. A.J. Greenland, E.M. Meyerowitz and M.W. Steer), Company of Biologists, Cambridge, pp. 19-26.

Riechmann, J.-L. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) The AP2/EREBP family of plant transcription factors. Biol. Chem. 379, 633-646.

Wolpert, L., Beddington, R., Brockes, J., Jessell, T., Lawrence, P. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1998) Principles of Development, Current Biology, London, 484 pp.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Genetic control of cell division pattern in developing plants. Cell 88, 299-308.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Plants and the logic of development. Genetics 145, 5-9.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) Control of cell division patterns in developing shoots and flowers of Arabidopsis thaliana. Cold Spring Harb. Symp. Quant. Biol. 67, 369-375.

Riechmann, J.L. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) MADS domain proteins in plant development. Biol. Chem. 378, 1079-1101.

Hua, J., Sakai, H., and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1997) The ethylene receptor gene family in Arabidopsis. in Biology and Biotechnology of the Plant Hormone Ethylene, eds. A.K. Kanellis, C. Chang, H. Kende, D. Grierson, Kluwer, Dordrecht, pp. 71-76.


Running, M.P. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1996) Using confocal microscopy in the study of plant structure and development. Aliso 14, 263-270.

Meyerowitz, E. (1996) Arabidopsis as a Model Organism: Homeotic Genes and Development in a Plant. Cogito Learning Media Inc., New York, 31pp. [with accompanying videotape and CD-ROM]

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1996) Plant development: local control, global patterning. Curr. Opin. Genet. Devel., 6, 475-479.


Running, M.P., Clark, S.E. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1995) Confocal microscopy of the shoot apex. In: Methods in Cell Biology 49: Methods in Plant Cell Biology,eds. D.W. Galbraith, H.J. Bohnert and D.P. Bourque, Academic Press, New York,pp. 217-229.

Chang, C. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1995) The ethylene hormone response in Arabidopsis: A eukaryotic two-component signaling system. Proc.Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 92, 4129-4133.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1995) Arabidopsis Genome. in The Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, ed. R.A. Meyers, VCH Publishers, NY, pp. 45-47.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) The structure and organization of the Arabidopsis thaliana nuclear genome. In Arabidopsis, eds. E.M. Meyerowitz and C.R. Somerville, Cold Spring Harbor Press, New York, pp. 21-36.

Clark, S.E. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1994) Arabidopsis flower development. In Arabidopsis, eds. E.M. Meyerowitz and C.R. Somerville, Cold Spring Harbor Press, New York, pp. 435-366.

Meyerowitz, E.M. and Ma, H. (1994) Genetic variations of Arabidopsis thaliana. In Arabidopsis, eds. E.M. Meyerowitz and C.R. Somerville, Cold Spring Harbor Press, New York, pp. 1161-1268.

Meyerowitz, E.M. and C.R. Somerville (eds.) Arabidopsis, Cold Spring Harbor Press, New York, 1994, 1300 pp.

Chang, C. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1994) Eukaryotes have "two-component" regulators. Research in Microbiology 145, 481-486.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) De-evolution and re-evolution of maize. Current Biol. 4, 127-130.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) Flower development and evolution: new answers and new questions. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 91, 5735-5737.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) Pattern formation in plant development: four vignettes. Curr. Opin. Genet. Devel. 4, 602-608.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) The genetics of flower development. Scientific American 271, 56-65.

Weigel, D. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1994) The ABCs of floral homeotic genes. Cell 78, 203-209.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) Plant developmental biology: green genes for the 21st century. BioEssays 16, 621-625.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1994) The genetic and molecular basis of flower development in Arabidopsis. in Plant Molecular Biology: Molecular Genetic Analysis of Plant Development and Metabolism, eds. G. Coruzzi and P. Puigdomènech, NATO ASI Series H: Cell Biology, vol. 81, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 1-6.


Jack, T., Sieburth, L.E. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) Genes that control flower development in Arabidopsis. Seminars in Developmental Biology 4, 51-63.

Weigel, D. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) LEAFY controls meristem identity in Arabidopsis. In: Cellular Communication in Plants, ed. R. Amasino, Plenum, New York, pp. 115-122.

Weigel, D. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1993) Genetic hierarchy controlling flower development. In: Molecular Basis of Morphogenesis, 51st Annual Symposium of the Society for Developmental Biology ed. M. Bernfield, Wiley-Liss, New York, pp. 93-107.

Koornneef, M., Chang, C., Goodman, H.M., Hanley, S., Cartinhour, S., Cherry, J.M., Hauge, B.M., Kempin, S., Medrano, L., Meyerowitz, E.M. and Stam, P. (1993) Linkage map of Arabidopsis thaliana 2N=10. In Genetic Maps, ed. 6, ed. S.J. O'Brien, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, pp.6.1-6.12.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1992) Introduction to the Arabidopsis genome. In Methods in Arabidopsis Research, eds. C. Koncz, N-H. Chua and J.Schell, World Scientific, Singapore, pp. 100-118.


Bowman, J.L. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Genetic control of pattern formation during flower development in Arabidopsis. in: Molecular Biology of Plant Development, Symp. Soc. Exp. Biol.XLV, eds. G.I. Jenkins and W. Schuch, The Company of Biologists Ltd., Cambridge UK, pp. 89-115.

Meyerowitz, E.M., Bowman, J.L., Brockman, L.L., Drews, G.N., Jack, T., Sieburth, L.E. and D. Weigel (1991) A genetic and molecular model for flower development in Arabidopsis thaliana. Development 112, suppl. 1, 157-168.

Chang, C. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Plant genome studies: RFLP and chromosome mapping information. Curr. Opinion in Biotechnol. 1, 178-183. Reprinted in: Curr. Opinion Genet. Devel. (1991) 1, 112-118.

Feldmann, K.A. and Meyerowitz, E.M. (1991) Tagging floral structure genes. In: Genetics and Breeding of Ornamental Species, ed. J. Harding, F. Singh and J.N.M. Mol, Kluwer, Amsterdam, 271-283.

Drews, G.N., Weigel, D., and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) Floral patterning. Curr. Opinion Genet. Devel. 1, 174-178.

Coen, E.S. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1991) The war of the whorls: genetic interactions controlling flower development. Nature 353, 31-37.


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1990) Arabidopsis: A simple system for cloning and analysis of higher plant genes. Protein, Nucleic Acid and Enzyme 35, 2146-2151. [in Japanese: transl. from English by M. Sugita and Y. Li]


Meyerowitz, E.M. (1989) Arabidopsis, a useful weed. Cell 56, 263-269.

Meyerowitz, E.M., Bowman, J.L., Chang, C. and Kempin, S.A. (1989) An RFLP map to facilitate the cloning of Arabidopsis genes. in Development and Application of Molecular Markers to Problems in Plant Genetics, ed. T.Helentjaris and B. Burr, Cold Spring Harbor, pp. 41-43.

Meyerowitz, E.M., Smyth, D.R. and Bowman, J.L. (1989) Abnormal flowers and pattern formation in floral development. Development 106, 209-217.


Meyerowitz, E.M. and C. Chang (1988) Molecular biology of plant growth and development: Arabidopsis thaliana as an experimental system. In: Developmental Biology: A Comprehensive Synthesis, vol. 5, ed. L. Browder, Plenum, New York, pp. 353-366.

Bowman, J.L., Yanofsky, M.F. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1988) Arabidopsis thaliana: a review. In: Oxford Surveys of Plant Molecular and Cell Biology, vol. 5, ed. B.J. Miflin, Oxford, pp. 57-87.


Pruitt, R.E., Chang, C., Pang, P. P.-Y., and E.M. Meyerowitz (1987) Molecular genetics and development of Arabidopsis. In: Genetic Regulation of Development: 45th Symposium of the Society for Developmental Biology, ed. W.R. Loomis, A.R. Liss, New York, pp.327-338.

Meyerowitz, E.M. (1987) Arabidopsis thaliana. Ann. Rev. Genet. 21, 93-111.

Pang, P.P. and E.M. Meyerowitz (1987) Arabidopsis thaliana as a model system in plant molecular biology. Bio/Technology 5, 1177-1181.


Meyerowitz, E.M. and R.E. Pruitt (1985) Arabidopsis thaliana and plant molecular genetics. Science 229, 1214-1218. [Reprinted in Biotechnology: The Renewable Frontier, ed. D.E. Koshland, Jr., AAAS, pp. 311-320, 1986].


Meyerowitz, E.M. and R.E. Pruitt (1984) Genetic Variations of Arabidopsis thaliana. California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, 39 pp.

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