CMI - Bibliography of Bernd Zechmann

78.) Bouranis D. L., Gasparatos D., Zechmann B., Bouranis L. D. & Chorianopoulou S. N. 2019. The effect of granular commercial fertilizers containing elemental sulfur on wheat yield under mediterranean conditions. Plants 8, 2.

77.) Zechmann B. 2019. Ultrastructure of plastids serves as reliable abiotic and biotic stress marker. PloS ONE 14(4): e0214811.

76.) Ma L. S., Wang L., Trippel C., Mendoza-Mendoza A., Ullmann S., Moretti M., Carsten A., Kahnt J., Reissmann S., Zechmann B., Bange G. & Kahmann R. 2018. The Ustilago maydis repetitive effector Rsp3 blocks the antifungal activity of mannose-binding maize proteins. Nature Communications 9: 1711.

75.) Müller M. & Zechmann B. 2018. Rapid sample preparation of leaves from Nicotiana tabacum (L.) for scanning and transmission electron microscopy. Phyton 58: 0103.

74.) Nottensteiner M., Zechmann B., McCollum C. & Hückelhoven R. 2018. A Barley Powdery Mildew Fungus Non-Autonomous Retrotransposon Encodes a Peptide that Supports Penetration Success on Barley. Journal of Experimental Botany 69: 3745-3758.

73.) Wiest L. A., Ferraro J. V., Binetti K. M., Forman S. L., Donald A. E., Kibunjia M., Brugal J. P. & Zechmann B. 2018. Morphological characteristics of preparator air-scribe marks: Implications for taphonomic research. PloS ONE 13(12): e0209330.

72.) Zechmann B. 2018. Compartment-specific importance of ascorbate during environmental stress in plants. Antioxidants and Redox Signaling. 29: 1488-1501.

71.) Zechmann B. 2018. Beam deceleration improves image quality of butterfly wing scales in the scanning electron microscope. Texas Journal of Microscopy 49: 26-27.

70.) Mohring F., Rahbari M., Zechmann B., Rahlfs S., Przyborski J., Meyer A. J. & Becker K. 2017. Determination of glutathione redox potential and pH value in subcellular compartments of malaria parasites. Free Radical Biology and Medicine 104: 104-117. 

69.) Presti L. L., Zechmann B., Kumlehn J., Liang L., Lanver d., Tanaka S., Bock R. & Kahmann R. 2017. An assay for entry of secreted fungal effectors into plant cells. New Phytologist 213: 956-964.

68.) Zechmann B. 2017. Diurnal changes of subcellular glutathione contents in Arabidopsis thaliana. Biologia Plantarum 61: 791-796.

67.) Luschin-Ebengreuth N. & Zechmann B. 2016. Compartment specific investigations of antioxidants and hydrogen peroxide in leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana during dark induced senescence. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 38: 133.

66.) Vidović M., Morina F., Milić-Komic S., Vuleta A., Zechmann B., Prokic L. & Veljović Jovanović S. 2016. Characterisation of antioxidants in photosynthetic and nonphotosynthetic leaf tissues of variegated Pelargonium zonale plants. Plant Biology 18: 669-680

65.) Koffler B. E., Luschin-Ebengreuth N. & Zechmann B. 2015. Compartment specific changes of the antioxidative status in Arabidopsis thaliana during salt stress. Journal of Plant Biology 58: 8-16

64.) Redkar A., Schilling L., Hoser R., Zechmann B., Krzymowska M., Walbot V. & Doehlemann G. 2015. A secreted effector protein of Ustilago maydis is required to guide host cells to form tumors in maize leaves. Plant Cell 27: 1332-1351.

63.) Vidović M., Morina F., Milić S., Albert A., Zechmann B., Tosti T., Winkler J. B. & Veljović Jovanović S. in press. Carbon allocation from source to sink leaf tissue in relation to flavonoid biosynthesis in variegated Pelargonium zonale under UV-B radiation and high PAR: different strategies for photoprotection. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry.

62.) Vidović M., Morina F., Milić S., Zechmann B., Albert A., Winkler J. B. & Veljović Jovanović S. 2015. UV-B component of sunlight stimulates photosynthesis and flavonoid accumulation in variegated Plectranthus coleoides leaves depending on background light. Plant, Cell & Environment 39: 968-979.

61.) Wu H., Clay K., Thompson S. S., Hennen-Bierwagen T. A., Andrews B. J., Zechmann B., Gibbon B. C. 2015. Pullulanase and Starch Synthase III Are Associated with Formation of Vitreous Endosperm in Quality Protein Maize. PloS ONE 9(10): e110630. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130856

60.) Hof A., Zechmann B., Schwammbach D., Hückelhoven R. & Doehlemann G. 2014. Alternative cell death mechanisms determine epidermal resistance in incompatible barley-Ustilago interactions. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 27: 403-414.

59.) Holzinger A., Kaplan F., Blaas K., Zechmann B., Komsic-Buchmann K. & Becker B. 2014. Transcriptomics of desiccation tolerance in the streptophyte green alga Klebsormidium reveal a land plant-like defense reaction. PloS ONE 9(10): e110630. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110630

58.) Koffler B. E., Luschin-Ebengreuth N., Stabentheiner E., Müller M. & Zechmann B. 2014. Compartment specific response of antioxidants to drought stress in Arabidopsis. Plant Science 227: 133-144.

57.) Koffler B. E., Polanschütz L. M. & Zechmann B. 2014. Higher sensitivity of pad2-1 and vtc2-1 mutants to cadmium is related to lower subcellular glutathione rather than ascorbate contents. Protoplasma 251: 755-769.

56.) Müller M., Koffler B. E. & Zechmann B. 2014. High resolution imaging of subcellular ascorbate and glutathione contents in plants. Phyton 54: 353-368.

55.) Zechmann B. 2014. Compartment specific importance of glutathione during abiotic and biotic stress. Frontiers in Plant Science - Plant Physiology. 5: 566. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2014.00566

54.) Zellnig G., Möstl S., Graggaber G. & Zechmann B. 2014. Three dimensional reconstruction of tobacco mosaic virus induced structural changes in Nicotiana tabacum. Phyton 54: 343-352.

53.) Zellnig G., Pöckl M. H., Möstl S. & Zechmann B. 2014. Two and three dimensional characterization of Zucchini Yellow Mosaic Virus induced structural alterations in Cucurbita pepo L. plants. Journal of Structural Biology 186: 245-252.

52.) Han Y., Chaouch S., Mhamdi A. , Queval G., Zechmann B. & Noctor G. 2013. Functional analysis of Arabidopsis mutants points to  novel roles for glutathione in coupling H2O2 to activation of salicylic acid accumulation and signaling. Antioxidants and Redox Signaling 18: 2106-2121.

51.) Heyneke E., Luschin-Ebengreuth N., Krajcer I., Wolkinger V., Müller M. & Zechmann B. 2013. Dynamic compartment specific changes in glutathione and ascorbate levels in Arabidopsis plants exposed to different light intensities. BMC Plant Biology 13: 104.

50.) Kocsy G., Tari I., Vankova R., Zechmann B., Gulyas Z., Poor P., & Galiba G. 2013. Redox control of plant growth and development. Plant Science 211: 77-91.

49.) Koffler B. E., Bloem E., Zellnig G. & Zechmann B. 2013. High resolution imaging of sub-cellular glutathione concentrations by quantitative immunoelectron microscopy in different leaf areas of Arabidopsis. Micron 45: 119-128.

48.) Simon K. U., Polanschütz L. M., Koffler B. E. & Zechmann B. 2013. High resolution imaging of temporal and spatial changes of subcellular ascorbate, glutathione and H2O2 distribution during Botrytis cinerea infection in Arabidopsis. PloS ONE 8(6): e65811. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0065811

47.) Tolin S., Arrigoni G., Trentin A.R., Veljovic-Jovanovic S., Pivato M., Zechmann B. & Masi A. 2013. Biochemical and quantitative proteomics investigations in Arabidopsis ggt1 mutant leaves reveal a role for the gamma-glutamyl cycle in plant’s adaptation to environment. Proteomics 13: 2031-2045.

46.) Zellnig G., Möstl S. & Zechmann B. 2013. Rapid immunohistochemical diagnosis of tobacco mosaic virus disease by microwave-assisted plant sample preparation. Microscopy (former Journal of Electron Microscopy) 62: 547-553.

45.) Großkinsky D. K., Koffler B. E., Roitsch T., Maier R. & Zechmann B. 2012. Compartment specific antioxidative defense in Arabidopsis against virulent and avirulent Pseudomonas syringae. Phytopathology 102: 662-673.

44.) Hemetsberger C., Herrberger C., Zechmann B., Hillmer M. & Doehlemann G. 2012. The Ustilago maydis effector Pep1 suppresses plant immunity by inhibition of host peroxidase activity. PloS Pathogens 8(5): e1002684. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002684.

43.) Király L., Künstler A., Höller K., Fattinger M., Juhász C., Müller M., Gullner G. & Zechmann B. 2012. Sulfate supply influences compartment specific glutathione metabolism and confers enhanced resistance to Tobacco mosaic virus during a hypersensitive response. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 59: 44-54.

42.) Qiang X., Zechmann B., Reitz M. U., Kogel K. H., & Schäfer. P. 2012. The mutualistic fungus Piriformospora indica colonizes Arabidopsis roots by inducing an endoplasmic reticulum stress-triggered caspase-dependent cell death. Plant Cell 24: 794-809.

41.) Vassilis F., Siyiannis V. F., Vassilis E., Protonotarios V. E., Bernd Zechmann B., Styliani N., Chorianopoulou S. N., Müller M., Hawkesford M. J., Dimitris L., & Bouranis D. L. 2012. Comparative spatiotemporal analysis of root aerenchyma formation processes in maize due to sulphate, nitrate or phosphate deprivation. Protoplasma 249: 671-686.

40.) Zechmann B., Liou L. C., Koffler B. E., Horvat L., Tomašić A., Fulgosi H. & Zhang Z. 2011. Subcellular distribution of glutathione and its dynamic changes under oxidative stress in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. FEMS Yeast Research 11: 631-642.

39.) Zechmann B., Graggaber G. & Zellnig G. 2011. Microwave assisted rapid diagnosis of plant virus diseases by transmission electron microscopy. Journal of Visualized Experiments 56, e2950: DOI: 10.3791/2950; URL:

38.) Zechmann B. & Russell S. D. 2011. Subcellular distribution of glutathione in the gametophyte. Plant Signaling and Behavior 6: 1259-1262.

37.) Zechmann B., Koffler B. E. & Russell S. D. 2011. Glutathione synthesis is essential for pollen germination in vitro. BMC Plant Biology 11: 54.

36.) Zechmann B. 2011. Subcellular distribution of ascorbate in plants. Plant Signaling and Behavior 6: 360-363.

35.) Zechmann B., Stumpe M. & Mauch F. 2011. Immunocytochemical determination of the subcellular distribution of ascorbate in plants. Planta 233: 1-12.

34.) Jacobs S., Zechmann B., Molitor A., Trujillo M., Petutschnig E., Lipka V., Kogel K.H. & Schäfer P. 2011. Broad spectrum suppression of innate immunity is required for colonization of Arabidopsis thaliana roots by the fungus Piriformospora indica. Plant Physiology 156: 726-740.

33.) Koffler B. E., Maier R. & Zechmann B. 2011. Subcellular distribution of glutathione precusors in Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 53: 930-941.

32.) Queval G., Jaillard D., Zechmann B. & Noctor G. 2011. Increased intracellular H2O2 availability preferentially drives glutathione accumulation in vacuoles and chloroplasts. Plant, Cell & Environment 34: 21-32.

31.) Zechmann B., Tomasic A., Horvat L. & Fulgosi H. 2010. Subcellular distribution of glutathione and cysteine in cyanobacteria.- Protoplasma 246: 65-72.

30.) Zechmann B. & Müller M. 2010. Subcellular compartmentation of glutathione in dicotyledonous plants.- Protoplasma 246: 15-24.

29.) Höller K., Király L., Künstler A., Müller M., Gullner G., Fattinger M. & Zechmann B. 2010. Enhanced glutathione metabolism is correlated with sulfur induced resistance in Tobacco mosaic virus-infected genetically susceptible Nicotiana tabacum plants. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 23: 1448-1459.

28.) Kolb D., Müller M., Zellnig G., & Zechmann B. 2010. Cadmium induced changes in subcellular glutathione contents within glandular trichomes of Cucurbita pepo L.- Protoplasma 243: 87-94.

27.) Koprivova A.,  Colas des Francs-Small C., Calder  G., Mugford  S. T., Tanz S., Lee B. R., Zechmann B., Small  I., Kopriva S. 2010. Identification of a pentatricopeptide repeat protein implicated in splicing of intron 1 of mitochondrial nad7 transcripts. The Journal of Biological Chemistry 285: 32192-32199.

26.) Zellnig G., Perktold A. & Zechmann B. 2010. Fine structural quantification of drought stressed Picea abies (L.) organelles based on 3D reconstructions. Protoplasma 243: 129-136.

25.) Zechmann B. & Zellnig G. 2009. Rapid TEM diagnosis of plant virus diseases. Journal of Virological Methods 162: 163-169.

24.) Zechmann B. & Zellnig G. 2009. Microwave assisted rapid plant sample preparation for transmission electron microscopy.- Journal of Microscopy 233: 258-268.

23.) Zechmann B., Zelený F., Wonisch A. & Zelená E. 2009. Aphid infestation affects subcellular glutathione and cysteine contents in Beta vulgaris L.- Belgian Journal of Botany 142: 50-59.

22.) Zechmann B., Mauch F., Sticher L. & Müller M. 2008. Subcellular immunocytochemical analysis detects the highest concentrations of glutathione in mitochondria and not in plastids.- Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 4017-4027.

21.) Zechmann B. & Müller M. 2008. Effects of zucchini yellow mosaic virus infection on the subcellular distribution of glutathione and its precursors in a highly tolerant Cucurbita pepo cultivar.- Botany (formerly Canadian Journal of Botany) 86: 1092-1100.

20.) Urbanek Krajnc A., Zechmann B., Stabentheiner E. & Müller M. 2008. Artificial elevation of salicylic acid affects thiol contents and symptom development in cucurbita pepo during Zucchini Yellow Mosaic Virus (ZYMV) infection. Phyton 48: 13-35.

19.) Zechmann B., Müller M. & Zellnig G. 2007. Membrane associated qualitative differences in cell ultrastructure of chemically and high pressure cryofixed plant cells.- Journal of Structural Biology 158: 370-377.

18.) Zechmann B., Zellnig G., Urbanek-Krajnc A. &  Müller M. 2007. Artificial elevation of glutathione affects symptom development in ZYMV-infected Cucurbita pepo L. plants.- Archives of Virology 152: 747-762.

17.) Zechmann B., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2007. Virus-induced changes in the subcellular distribution of glutathione precursors in Cucurbita pepo (L.).- Plant Biology 9: 427-434.

16.) Perktold A., Zechmann B., Daum G. & Zellnig G. 2007. Organelle association visualized by three-dimensional ultrastructural imaging of the yeast cell.- FEMS Yeast Research 7: 629-638.

15.) Urbanek-Krajnc A., Zechmann B., Zellnig G., Wonisch A., & Müller M. 2007. Elevated thiol levels affect virus infection in Cucurbita pepo plants regenerated via somatic embryogenesis. Acta Phytopathol. Entomol. Hung. 42: 253-271.

14.) Zechmann B., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2006. Immunocytochemical localization of glutathione precursors in plant cells.- Journal of Electron Microscopy 55: 173-181.

13.) Zechmann B., Müller M. & Zellnig G. 2006. Intracellular adaptations of glutathione content in Cucurbita pepo L. induced by treatment with reduced glutathione and buthionine sulfoximine.- Protoplasma 227: 197-209.

12.) Zechmann B., Müller M. & Zellnig G. 2005. Effects of different fixation and freeze substitution methods on the ultrastructural preservation of ZYMV-infected Cucurbita pepo (L.) leaves.- Journal of Electron Microscopy 54: 393-402.

11.) Zechmann B., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2005. Changes in the subcellular distribution of glutathione during virus infection in Cucurbita pepo (L.).- Plant Biology 7: 49-57.

10.) Müller M., Urbanek-Krajnc A., Zellnig G. & Zechmann B. 2005. Minireview: Recent developments in methods intracellulary localizing glutathione within plant tissues and cells.- Phyton (Horn, Austria) 45: 45-55.

9.) Müller M., Zechmann B. & Zellnig G. 2004. Ultrastructural localization of glutathione in Cucurbita pepo plants.- Protoplasma 223: 213-219.

8.) Urbanek A., Zechmann B. & Müller M. 2004. Plant regeneration via somatic embryogenesis in Styrian pumpkin: cytological and biochemical investigations.- Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture 73: 329-340.

7.) Zellnig G., Zechmann B. & Perktold A. 2004. Morphological and quantitative data of plastids and mitochondria within drought stressed spinach leaves .-Protoplasma 223: 221-227.

6.) Zechmann B., Müller M. & Zellnig G. 2003. Cytological modifications in zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV)-infected Styrian pumpkin plants.- Archives of Virology 148: 1119-1133.

5.) Zechmann B., Fuchs R., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2003. The distribution and propagation of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV) within Styrian pumpkin plants.- Acta Biologica Slovenica 46: 37-41.

4.) Müller M., Zechmann B., Urbanek A. & Zellnig G. 2003. Inter- and intracellular distribution of modulated glutathione in plant tissues. Acta Biologica Slovenica 46: 17-20.

3.) Urbanek A., Zechmann B., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2003. Aspects of glutathione treatment on the cytoskeleton in different cells of Picea abies.- Phyton (Horn, Austria) 43: 319-333.

2.) Urbanek A., Zechmann B., Zellnig G. & Müller M. 2003. Organization of interphase microtubules and actin filaments in spruce callus cells after GSH-treatment.- Acta Biologica Slowenica 46: 29-35.

1.) Müller M., Zechmann B., Tausz M., Brendle K. & Zellnig G. 2001. Effects of exogenous glutathione on suspension callus cells of spruce [Picea abies (L.) Karst.].- Acta Botanica Croatia 60 (2): 197-209.