Selected Publications:

Hill K., and Schaller G.E. (2013) Enhancing plant regeneration in tissue culture: A molecular approach through manipulation of cytokinin sensitivity. Plant Signal Behav. 8(10): e25709

Kim H.J., Chieng Y.H., Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2013) SCF(KMD) controls cytokinin signaling by regulating the degradation of type-B response regulators. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 110(24): 10028-33.

Shakeel S.N., Wang X., Binder B.M., and Schaller G.E. (2013) Mechanisms of signal transduction by ethylene: overlapping and non-overlapping signaling roles in a receptor family. AoB Plants. 5:plt010.

Bhargava A., Clabaugh I., To J.P., Maxwell B.B., Chiang Y.H., Schaller G.E., Loraine A., and Kieber J.J. (2013) Identification of cytokinin-responsive genes using microarray meta-analysis and RNA-Seq in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 162(1): 272-94.

Hill, K., Mathews D.E., Kim H.J., Street I.H., Wildes S.L., Chiang Y.H., Mason M.G., Alonso J.M., Ecker J.R., Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2013) Functional characterization of type-B response regulators in the Arabidopsis cytokinin response. Plant Physiol. 162(1): 212-24.

Heyl A., Brault M., Frugier F., Kuderova A., Lindner A.C., Motyka V., Rashotte A.M., Schwartzenberg K.V., Vankova R., and Schaller G.E. (2013) Nomenclature for members of the two-component signaling pathway of plants. Plant Physiol. 161(3): 1063-5.

Kim H.J., Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2012) Overlapping and lineage-specific roles for the type-B response regulators of monocots and dicots. Plant Signal Behav. 7(9): 1110-3.

Chiang Y.H., Zubo Y.O., Tapken W., Kim H.J., Lavanway A.M., Howard L., Pilon M., Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2012) Functional characterization of the GATA transcription factors GNC and CGA1 reveals their key role in chloroplast development, growth, and division in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 160(1): 332-48.

Hall B.P., Shakeel S.N., Amir M., Ul Haq N., Qu X., and Schaller G.E. (2012) Histidine kinase activity of the ethylene receptor ETR1 facilitates the ethylene response in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 159(2): 682-95.

Tsai Y.C, Wier N.R., Hill K., Zhang W., Kim H.J., Shiu S.H., Schaller G.E., and Kieber J.J. (2012) Characterization of genes involved in cytokinin signaling and metabolism from rice. Plant Physiol. 158(4): 1666-84.

Schaller G.E. (2012) Ethylene and the regulation of plant development. BMC Biol. 10:9.

Argueso C.T., Ferreira F.J., Epple P., To J.P., Hutchison C.E., Schaller G.E., Dangl J.L., and Kieber J.J. (2012) Two-component elements mediate interactions between cytokinin and salicylic acid in plant immunity. PLoS Genet. 8(1): e1002448.

Zhang W., To J.P., Cheng C.Y., Schaller G.E., and Kieber J.J. (2011) Type-A response regulators are required for proper root apical meristem function through post-transcriptional regulation of PIN auxin efflux carriers. Plant J. 68(1): 1-10.

Schaller G.E., Shiu S.H., and Armitage J.P. (2011) Two-component systems and their co-option for eukaryotic signal transduction. Curr Biol. 21(9): R320-30.

Mason M.G., Jha D., Salt D.E., Tester M., Hill K., Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2010) Type-B response regulators ARR1 and ARR12 regulate expression of AtHKT1;1 and accumulation of sodium in Arabidopsis shoots. Plant J. 64(5): 753-63.

Kieber J.J., and Schaller G.E. (2010) The perception of cytokinin: a story 50 years in the making. Plant Physiol. 154(2): 487-92.

Punwani J.A., Hutchison C.E., Schaller G.E., and Kieber J.J. (2010) The subcellular distribution of the Arabidopsis histidine phosphotransfer proteins is independent of cytokinin signaling. Plant J. 62(3): 473-82.

Chen, Y.F., Gao, Z., Kerris, R.J. 3rd, Wang, W., Binder, B.M., and Schaller, G.E. (2010).Ethylene receptors function as components of high-molecular-mass protein complexes in Arabidopsis. PLoS One. 5(1):e8640.

Gao, Z., Schaller, G.E. (2009) The role of receptor interactions in regulating ethylene signal transduction. Plant Signal Behav. 4(12)

Argyros, R.D., Mathews, D.E., Chiang, Y.-H., Palmer, C.M., Thibault, D.M., Etheridge, N., Argyros, D.A., Mason, M.G., Kieber, J.J., and Schaller, G.E. (2008) Type-B response regulators of Arabidopsis play key roles in cytokinin signaling and plant development. Plant Cell 20(8):2102-16.

Gao, Z., Wen, C.-K., Binder, B.M.,, Chen, Y.-F., Chang, J., Chiang, Y.-H., Kerris III, R.J., Chang, C., Schaller, G.E. (2008) Heteromeric interactions among ethylene receptors mediate signaling in Arabidopsis. J. Biol. Chem. 283(35):23801-10.

To, J.P.C., Deruère, J., Maxwell, B.B., Morris, V.F., Hutchison, C.E., Ferreira, F.J., Schaller, G.E., and Kieber, J.J. (2007) Cytokinin regulates type-A Arabidopsis response regulator activity and protein stability via two-component phosphorelay. Plant Cell. 19:3901-3914.

Chen, Y.-F., Shakeel, S.N., Bowers, J., Zhao-X.-C., Etheridge, N., and Schaller, G.E. (2007) Ligand-induced degradation of the ethylene receptor ETR2 through a proteasome-dependent pathway in Arabidopsis. J. Biol. Chem. 282: 24752 – 24758

Qu, X., Hall, B.P., Gao, Z., and Schaller. G.E. (2007) A Strong Constitutive Ethylene-Response Phenotype Conferred on Arabidopsis Plants Containing Null Mutations in the Ethylene Receptors ETR1 and ERS1. BMC Plant Biol. 7:3.

Schaller, G.E. and ten others (2007) Letter to the Editor: Nomenclature of two-component signaling elements of rice. Plant Physiol. 143:1-3.

Rashotte, A.M. Mason, M.G., Hutchison, C.E., Ferreira, F.J., Schaller, G.E., and Kieber, J.J. (2006) A subset of Arabidopsis AP2 transcription factors mediates cytokinin responses in concert with a two-component pathway. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103: 11081-11085.

Hutchison, C.E., Gonzalez, M., Li, J., Lee, E., Argueso, C., Maxwell, B., Perdue, T.D., Lewis, M., Schaller, G.E., Alonso, J.M., Ecker, J.R., and Kieber, J.J. (2006) The Arabidopsis histidine phosphotransfer proteins are redundant positive regulators of cytokinin signaling. Plant Cell. 18: 3073-3087.

Etheridge, N., Hall, B.P., and Schaller, G.E. (2006) Progress report: ethylene signaling and responses. Planta 223, 387-391.

Mason, M.G., Mathews, D.M., Argyros D.A., Maxwell B.B., Kieber J.J., Alonso J.M., Ecker J.R., Schaller G.E. (2005) Multiple type-B response regulators mediate cytokinin signal transduction in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 17, 3007-3018.

Etheridge, N., Chen, Y.-F., and Schaller, G.E. (2005) Dissecting the ethylene pathway of Arabidopsis. Briefings Functional Genomics Proteomics. 3, 372-381.

Chen, Y.-F., Etheridge, N., and Schaller, G.E. (2005) Ethylene signal transduction. Annals Botany 95, 901-915.

Mason, M. G., and Schaller, G.E. (2005) Histidine kinase activity and the regulation of ethylene signal transduction. Can. J. Botany 83, 563-570.

Qu, X., and Schaller, G.E. (2004) Requirement of the histidine kinase domain for signal transduction by the ethylene receptor ETR1. Plant Physiol. 136: 2961-2970.

To, J.P.C., Habererl, G., Mason, M., Schaller, G.E., Alonso, J., Ecker, J.R., and Kieber J.J. (2004) Type-A ARRs are partially redundant negative regulators of cytokinin signaling in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 16, 658-671.

Mason, M.G., J. Li, D.M. Mathews, J.J. Kieber, and G.E. Schaller (2004) Type-B response regulators display overlapping expression patterns in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 135: 927-937.

Zhao, X.-C., and G.E. Schaller (2004) Effect of salt and osmotic stress upon expression of the ethylene receptor ETR1 in Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett. 562:189-192.

Gao, Z., Y.-F. Chen, M.D. Randlett, X.-C. Zhao, J.L. Findell, J.J. Kieber, and G.E. Schaller (2003) Localization of the Raf-like kinase CTR1 to the endoplasmic reticulum of Arabidopsis through participation in ethylene receptor signaling complexes. J. Biol. Chem. 278: 34725-34732.

Schaller, G.E. (2003) Regulators of growth: ethylene.  In Encyclopedia of Applied Plant Science (Thomas, B., Murphy, D., and Murray, B., eds.).  Academic Press, London. 1019-1026.

Schaller, G.E. and J.J. Kieber. (2002) Ethylene. in The Arabidopsis Book (Somerville, C., and Meyerowitz, E., eds.) American Society of Plant Biologists. Rockville, MD, DOI/10.1199/tab.0071. http://www.aspb.org/publications/arabidopsis/

Zhao, X.-C., X. Qu, D.E. Mathews and G.E. Schaller (2002) Effect of ethylene pathway mutations upon expression of the ethylene receptor ETR1 from Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 130:1983-1991.

Chen, Y.-F., M.D. Randlett, J.L. Findell and G.E. Schaller (2002) . Localization of the ethylene receptor ETR1 to the endoplasmic reticulum of Arabidopsis. J. Biol. Chem. 277:19861-19866.

Gamble, R.L., X. Qu and G.E. Schaller. (2002) Mutational analysis of the ethylene receptor ETR1. Role of the histidine kinase domain in dominant ethylene insensitivity. Plant Physiol. 128:1428-1438.

Schaller, G.E., Mathews, D., Gribskov, M., and Walker, J.C. (2002) Two-component signaling elements and histidyl-aspartyl phosphorelays. in The Arabidopsis Book (Somerville, C., and Meyerowitz, E., eds.) American Society of Plant Biologists. Rockville, MD, DOI/10.1199/tab.0086  http://www.aspb.org/publications/arabidopsis/.

Schaller, G.E., and Kieber, J.J. (2002) Ethylene. in The Arabidopsis Book (Somerville, C., and Meyerowitz, E., eds.) American Society of Plant Biologists. Rockville, MD, DOI/10.1199/tab.0071  http://www.aspb.org/publications/arabidopsis/.