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  1. Schachtman D.P. (2015) The role of ethylene in plant response to K+ deficiency. Frontiers Plant Science 6:1153.
  1. Gaitan-Solis E., Taylor N.J., Siritunga D., Stevens W., Schachtman D.P. (2015). Overexpression of the transporters AtZIP1 and AtMTP1 in cassava changes zinc accumulation and partitioning. Frontiers Plant Science 6:492. doi: 10.3389
  1. Meister, R, Rajani, MS, Ruzicka, D., Schachtman, DP (2014) Challenges of modifying root traits in crops for agriculture. Trends in Plant Science 19: 779-788
  1. Pike S., Gao F., Kim M.J., Kim S.H., Schachtman D.P., Gassmann W. (2014) Members of the NPF3 transporter subfamily encode pathogen-inducible nitrate/nitrite transporters in grapevine and Arabidopsis. Plant and Cell Physiology 55: 162-170
  1. Hong J.P., Takeshi Y., Kondou Y., Schachtman D.P., Matsui M., Shin R. (2013) Identification and Characterization of Transcription Factors Regulating Arabidopsis HAK5. Plant and Cell Physiology 54: 1478-1490
  1. Larkan, N.J., Ruzicka, D.R., Edmonds-Tibbett, T., Durkin, J.M., Jackson, L.E., Smith, F.A., Schachtman, D.P., Smith, S.E, Barker, S.J. (2013) The reduced mycorrhizal colonisation (rmc) mutation of tomato disrupts five gene sequences including the CYCLOPS/IPD3 homologue, Mycorrhiza 7:573-584
  1. Paez-Valencia, J., Lares-Sanchezu, J., Marsh, E., Dorneles, L.T., Santos, MP, Sanchez, D, Winteru, A, Murphy, S, Cox,J, Trzaska, M, Metler, J, Alex Kozic, A, Facanha, AR, Schachtman, DP, Sanchez CA and Gaxiola, RA (2013) Enhanced H+-PPase Activity Improves Nitrogen Use Efficiency in Romaine Lettuce (Lactuca sativa cv. conquistador) Plant Physiology 161:1557-1569
  1. Marella, H, Nielsen, E, Schachtman, DP and Taylor C (2013) The amino acid permeases, AAP3 and AAP6, are involved in root-knot nematode parasitism of Arabidopsis Mol. Plant Microbe Interactions 24:44 – 54
  2. Ruzicka, DR, Chamala, S, Barrios-Masias, FH, Martin, F, Smith, SE, Jackson, LE, Barbazuk, WB, and Schachtman, DP (2012) Inside Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Roots – Molecular Probes to Understand the Symbiosis The Plant Genome 6:2
  1. Schachtman DP (2012) Recent advances in nutrient sensing and signaling Molecular Plant 5: 1170-1172
  1. Kim, MJ, Ruzicka, D, Shin, R, Schachtman, DP (2012) The Arabidopsis AP2/ERF trasnscription factor RAP2.11 modulates plant response to low-potassium conditions Molecular Plant 5: 1042-1057
  1. Ruzicka, D. Hausmann, NT, Masias, FH, Jackson, LE, Schachtman, DP (2012) Transcriptomic and metabolic responses of mycorrhizal roots to nitrogen patches under field conditions Plant and Soil, 350: 145-162
  1. Yang, S, Wu, J, Ziegler, T, Yang, X, Zayed, A, Rajani, MS, Zhou, D, Basra, A, Schachtman, D, Peng, M, Armstrong, C, Caldo, R, Morrell, J, Lacy, M, and Staub, J (2011) Gene expression biomarkers provide sensitive indicators of in planta nitrogen status in maize Plant Physiology 157:1841-1852
  1. Sayre, R, Beeching, J, Cahoon, E, Egesi, C, Fauquet, C, Fellman, J, Fregene, M, Gruissem, W, Mallowa, S, Manary, M, Maziya-Dixon, B, Mbanaso, A, Schachtman, DP, Siritunga, D, Taylor, N, Vanderschuren, H, Zhang, P (2011) The BioCassava Plus Program; Biofortification of Cassava for Sub-Saharan Africa. Annual Review of Plant Biology 62: 251–272
  1. Shin, R, Jez, J, Basra, A, Zhang, B, Schachtman, DP (2011) 14-3-3 proteins fine-tune plant nutrient metabolism FEBS Lett 585:143-147
  1. Goodger, JQD, and Schachtman, DP (2010) Re-examining the role of ABA as the primary long-distance signal produced by water-stressed roots. Plant Signaling & Behavior 5: 1298-1301
  1. Ernst, L, Goodger, JQD, Alvarez, S, Marsh, E, Berla, B, Lockhart, E, Jung, J, Li, P, Bohnert, HJ, Schachtman, DP (2010) Sulphate as a xylem-borne chemical signal precedes the expression of ABA biosynthetic genes in maize roots Journal of Experimental Botany 61: 3395-3405.
  1. Marsh, E ., Alvarez, S., Hicks, LM, Barbazuk, WB. Qiu, W, Kovacs, L. Schachtman, D.P. (2010) Changes in protein abundance during powdery mildew infection of leaf tissues of Cabernet Sauvignon grapevine (Vitis vinifera L.) Proteomics 10: 2057-2064
  1. Ruzicka, DR, Barrios-Masias, FH, Hausmann, NT, Jackson, LE, Schachtman, DP (2010) Tomato root transcriptome response to a nitrogen-enriched soil patch BMC Plant Biology 10:75  ** Rated as ‘Highly accessed’ relative to age by Biomed Central
  1. Goodger, JQD, Schachtman, DP (2010) Nitrogen sources influences root to shoot signaling under drought. A. Pareek, S.K. Sopory, H.J. Bohnert and Govindjee (eds.), Abiotic Stress Adaptation in Plants: Physiological, Molecular and Genomic Foundation, pp.165–173.Springer Science 
  1. Kim, MJ, Ciani, S, and Schachtman, DP (2010) A Peroxidase Contributes to ROS Production during Arabidopsis Root Response to Potassium Deficiency. Mol Plant 3, 420-427.
  1. Kim MJ, Shin R, Schachtman DP (2009). A nuclear factor regulates abscisic acid responses in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol 151, 1433-1445
  1. Csaba, F, Fung RWM, Szabo, Z, Qiu, W.,Schachtman, DP, Kovacs, L. (2009) Up-regulated transcripts in a compatible powdery mildew–grapevine interaction Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 47: 732 – 738.
  1. Demidchik V, Shang Z, Shin R, Thompson E, Rubio L, Laohavisit, A, Mortimer, JC, Chivasa, S, Slabas, AR, Glover, BJ, Schachtman, DP, Shabala, SN, Davies, JM (2009) Plant extracellular ATP signalling by plasma membrane NADPH oxidase and Ca2+ channels. Plant Journal, 58: 903 – 913.
  1. Jung JY, Shin R, Schachtman DP (2009) Ethylene mediates response and tolerance to potassium deprivation in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 21: 607-621. ***Rated as Must read by Faculty 1000 Biology
  1. Schachtman, DP, Goodger, JQD (2008) Chemical root to shoot signaling under drought Trends in Plant Science. 13: 281 – 287.
  1. Swarup, K, Benkova, E, Swarup, R, Casimiro, I, Péret. B, Yang, Y, Carrier, D, Nielsen, E, De Smet, I, Vaneste, S, Parry, G, James, N, Calvo, V., Ljung, K., Kramer, E.M., Graham, N., Marillonnet, S., Patel, K., Jones, J.D.G., Taylor, C.G., Schachtman, D.P., May, S.T., Sandberg, G., Friml, J, Kerr, I, Beeckman, T, Laplaze, L and Bennett, MJ (2008) The auxin influx carrier LAX3 facilitates lateral root emergence in Arabidopsis, Nature Cell Biology 10:946 – 954 *** Rated as “Recommended read” by Faculty 1000 Biology
  1. Spollen, W.G., Tao, W., Balliyodan, B., Chen, K., Hejlek, L.G., Kim, J.J., LeNoble, M.E., Zhu, J., Bohnert, H.J., Henderson, D., Schachtman, DP, Davis, G.E., Springer, G.K., Sharp, R.E., Nguyen, H.T. (2008) Spatial distribution of transcript changes in the maize primary root elongation zone at low water potential BMC Plant Biology 8:32.
  1. Qi, Z, Hampton, CR, Shin, R, Barkla, BJ, White, PJ, and Schachtman, DP (2008) The high affinity K+ transporter AtHAK5 plays a physiological role in planta at very low K+ concentrations and provides a cesium uptake pathway in Arabidopsis. Journal of Experimental Botany 59: 595-607.
  1. Alvarez, S, Marsh, EL, Schroeder, SG, Schachtman, DP, (2008) Metabolomic and proteomic changes in the xylem sap of maize under drought. Plant Cell and Environment 31: 325-40.
  1. Fung, RWM, Gonzalo, M, Fekete, C, Kovacs, LG, He, Y, Marsh, E, McIntyre, LM, Schachtman, DP, Qiu, W, (2008) Transcriptional profiling reveals novel insights Into powdery mildew-induced defense response in grapevine. Plant Physiology 146:236-249
  1. Zhu, J, Alvarez, S, Marsh, EL, LeNoble, ME, Cho, IJ, Sivaguru, M, Chen, S, Nguyen, HT, Wu, Y, Schachtman, DP, Sharp, RE (2007) Cell wall proteome in the maize primary root elongation zone. Region-specific changes in water soluble and lightly ionically-bound proteins under water deficit. Plant Physiology 145:1533-48
  1. Shin, R, Burch, AY, Huppert, KA, Tiwari, SB, Murphy, AS, Guilfoyle, TJ, Schachtman, DP (2007) The Arabidopsis transcription factor MYB77 modulates auxin signal transduction The Plant Cell 19:2440 – 2453 *** Rated as “Must read” by Faculty 1000 Biology
  1. Jez, JM, Schachtman, DP, Berg, RH, Taylor, CG, Chen, S, Hicks, LM, Jaworski, JG, Smith, TJ, Nielsen, E, Pikaard, CS, (2007) Developing a New Interdisciplinary Lab Course for Undergraduate and Graduate Students: Plant Cells and Proteins.   Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education 35:410-415.
  1. Shin, R, Alvarez, S., Burch, AY, Jez, JM, Schachtman, DP (2007) Phosphoproteomic Identification of Targets of the Arabidopsis SNF-like Protein Kinase SnRK2.8 Reveals a Connection to Metabolic Processes Proceedings National Academy Science USA 104:6460 – 6465
  1. Rosewarne GM, Smith FA, Schachtman DP, Smith SE (2007) Localization of proton-ATPase genes expressed in arbuscular mycorrhizal tomato plants. Mycorrhiza 14:249 – 258
  2. Schachtman, DP and Shin, R (2007) Nutrient Sensing and Signaling: NPKS, Annual Review of Plant Biology 58:47 – 69
  1. Fung, RWM, Qiu, W., Su, Y., Schachtman, DP, Huppert, K., Fekete, C., Kovacs, LG (2007) Gene Expression Variation in Grapevine Species Vitis vinifera L. and Vitis aestivalis Michx.   Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 54:1541-1553.
  1. Hammes, UZ, Nielsen, E, Honaas, L, Taylor, CG, Schachtman, DP, (2006) AtCAT6, a sink tissue localized amino acid transporter for essential amino acids in Arabidopsis Plant Journal 48:414-426
  1. Platten, JD, Cotsaftis, O Berthomieu, P, Bohnert, HJ, Davenport, R, David J. Fairbairn, DJ, Horie, T, Leigh, RA, Lin, XH, Luan, S, Mäser, P, Pantoja, O, Rodríguez-Navarro, A, Schachtman, DP, Julian I. Schroeder, JI, Sentenac, H, Uozumi, N, Véry, AA, Zhu, JK, Dennis, ES and Tester, M (2006) Nomenclature for HKT transporters, key determinants of plant salinity tolerance Trends in Plant Biology 11:372 – 374.
  1. Davies, C, Shin, R, Liu, W, Thomas, MR, Schachtman, DP (2006) Transporters expressed during grape berry (Vitis vinifera L.) development are associated with an increase in berry size and berry potassium accumulation Journal of Experimental Botany 57:3209 – 3216.
  1. Yang, Y. Hammes, UZ, Taylor, CG, Schachtman, DP, Nielsen, E (2006) High-affinity auxin transport by the AUX1 influx carrier protein Current Biology 11: 1123 – 1127 *** Rated as “Exceptional” by Faculty 1000 Biology
  1. Alvarez, S, Goodger, JQD, Marsh, EL, Chen, S, Asirvatham, VS, Schachtman, DP, (2006) Characterization of the maize xylem sap proteome. Journal of Proteome Research 5:963-972
  1. Zhu, J, Chen, S, Alvarez, S., Asirvatham, VS, Schachtman, DP, Wu, Y. Sharp, RE (2006) Cell Wall Proteome in the Maize Primary Root Elongation Zone. I. Extraction and Identification of Water Soluble and Lightly Ionically-Bound Proteins Plant Physiology 140:311-325
  1. Hammes, UZ, Schachtman, DP, Berg, RH, Nielsen, E., Koch, W., McIntyre, LM, Taylor, CG (2005) Nematode induced changes of transporter gene expression in Arabidopsis roots Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions 18:1247-1257 *** Rated as “Recommended read” by Faculty 1000 Biology
  1. Shin, R, Berg, RH, Schachtman, DP (2005) Reactive oxygen species and root hairs in Arabidopsis root response to nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium deficiency Plant and Cell Physiology 46:1350-1357
  1. Goodger, JQD, Sharp, RE, Marsh, EL, Schachtman, DP (2005) Relationships between xylem sap constituents and leaf conductance of well-watered and water-stressed maize across three xylem sap sampling techniques Journal of Experimental Botany 56: 2389 – 2400
  1. Ramesh, S., Choimes, S. and Schachtman, D.P. (2004) Overexpression of an Arabidopsis zinc transporter in Hordeum vulgare increases short-term zinc uptake after zinc deprivation and seed zinc content Plant Molecular Biology 54:373-385.
  1. Shin, R. and Schachtman, D.P. (2004) Hydrogen peroxide mediates plant root cell response to nutrient deprivation Proceedings National Academy Science USA 101:8827-8832.  ***Rated as “Must read” by Faculty 1000 Biology

39.       Ahn, S.J., Shin, R. and Schachtman, D.P. (2004) Expression of KT/KUP genes in     Arabidopsis and the role of root hairs in K+ uptake Plant Physiology 134:1135-45.

38.  Mpelasoka, B.S., Schachtman, D.P., Treeby, M.T., Thomas, M.R. (2003) A review of potassium nutrition in grapevines with special emphasis on berry accumulation. Australian Journal of Grape and Wine 9:154-168.

    37.      Storey, R., Wyn Jones, R.G., Schachtman D.P., and Treeby M.T. (2003) Calcium      accumulating cells in the meristematic region of grapevine root apices Functional Plant Biology 30: 719 – 727.

36. Ramesh, S., Shin, R., Eide, D.J. and Schachtman, D.P. (2003) Differential metal selectivity and gene expression of two zinc transporters from rice. Plant Physiology 133: 126-134.

  1. Schachtman, D.P. and Thomas, M.R. (2003) A rapid method for generating sufficient amounts of uniform genotype-specific material from woody perennials such as grapevine for ion transport studies. Plant Soil 253: 195-199.
  1. Storey, R. Schachtman, D.P. Thomas, M.R (2003) Root structure and cellular chloride, sodium and potassium distribution in salinized grapevines. Plant Cell and Environment 26: 789 – 800.
  1. Munns, R., Husain, S., Rivelli, A.R., James, R., Condon, A.G., Lindsay, M., Lagudah, E., Schachtman, D., Hare, R. (2002) Avenues for increasing salt tolerance of crops, and the role of physiologically-based selection traits. Plant Soil 247: 93-105.
  1. Amtmann, A., Fischer, M., Marsh, E.L., Stefanovic, A., Sanders, D. Schachtman, D.P. (2001) The wheat cDNA LCT1 generates hypersensitivity to sodium in a salt-sensitive yeast strain Plant Physiology 126:1061-1071.
  1. Liu, W., Fairbairn, D.J., Reid, R.J., Schachtman, D.P. (2001) Characterization of two HKT1 homologues from Eucalyptus camaldulensis that display intrinsic osmosensing capability Plant Physiology 127: 283-294.
  1. Schachtman, D.P. 2000 Molecular insights into the structure and function of plant K+ transport mechanisms Biochimica et Biophysica Acta – Reviews on Biomembranes 1465:127-139.
  1. Liu, W., Schachtman, D.P., Zhang, W. 2000 Partial deletion of a loop region in the high affinity K+ transporter HKT1 changes ionic permeability leading to increased salt tolerance Journal of Biological Chemistry 275: 27924-37932.
  1. Fairbairn D.J., Liu, W., Schachtman D.P., Gomez-Gallego S., Day S. Teasdale R.D. 2000 Characterisation of two distinct HKT1-like potassium transporters from Eucalyptus camaldulensis Plant Molecular Biology, 43:515-525.
  1. Box, S.L., Schachtman D.P. 2000 The effect of low concentrations of sodium on potassium uptake and growth of wheat. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 27: 175-182.
  1. Antoniolli Z.I., Schachtman D.P., Ophel-Keller K. and Smith S.E. 2000 Variation in ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacers sequences in Glomus mosseae and Gigaspora margarita. Mycological Research 104: 708-715.
  1. Schachtman D.P. and Liu W. 1999 Molecular pieces to the puzzle of the interaction between potassium and sodium uptake in plants. Trends in Plant Science 4: 281 – 287.
  1. Rosewarne G. R., Barker S.J., Smith S.E. Smith F.A., Schachtman D.P. 1999 A Lycopersion esculentum phosphate transporter (LePT1) implicated in P nutrition of VA mycorrhizal plants. New Phytologist 144: 507-516.
  1. Merry L.J., Graham R.D., Schachtman D.P. 1999 Triticum tauschii – a potential source of genes for the improvement of zinc efficiency in bread wheat. In: Plant Nutrition – Molecular Biology and Genetics pp. 235-244 (Eds G. Gissel-Nielsen and A. Jensen) Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  1. Dreyer I., Horeau C., Lemaillet G., Zimmermann S., Bush D.R., Rodriguez-Navarro, A., Schachtman D.P., Spalding E.P., Sentenac H., Gaber R.F. 1999 Identification and characterization of plant transporters using heterologous expression systems. Journal of Experimental Botany 50: 1073-1087.
  1. Smith S.E., Rosewarne G., Ayling S.M., Dickson S., Schachtman D.P., Barker S.J., Reid R.J., Smith F.A. 1998   Phosphate transfer between vesicular-arbuscular (VA) mycorrhizal symbionts: insights from confocal microscopy, microphysiology and molecular studies. In: Phosphorus in plant biology: regulatory roles in molecular, cellular, organismic and ecosystem processes. (Eds. J.P. Lynch, J. Derkman) American Society of Plant Physiology
  1. Schachtman D.P. and Barker S.J. 1999 Molecular approaches for increasing the micronutrient density in edible portions of food crops. Field Crops Research 60: 81-92.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Reid R.J., Ayling S. 1998 Phosphorus uptake by plants: from soil to cell. Plant Physiology 116:447-453.
  1. Clemens S., Antosiewicz D.M., Ward J.M., Schachtman D.P., Schroeder J.I. 1998 The plant transporter LCT1 mediates the uptake of cadmium and calcium. Proceedings National Academy Science USA 95:12043-12048.
  1. Diatloff E., Kumar R., Schachtman D.P. 1998 Site directed mutagenesis reduces the Na+ affinity of HKT1, a Na+ energized high affinity K+ transporter. FEBS Letters 432: 31-36.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Kumar R., Schroeder J.I., Marsh E.L. 1997 Molecular and functional characterization of a novel low-affinity cation transporter (LCT1) in higher plants. Proceedings National Academy Science USA 94: 11079-11084.
  1. Bleby T.M., Aucote M., Kennett-Smith A.K. Walker G.R., Schachtman D.P.   1997 Seasonal water use characteristics of the tall wheatgrass (Agropyron elongatum) in a saline environment. Plant Cell and Environment. 20:1361-1371.
  1. Shennan C., Grattan S.R., May D.M., Hillhouse C.J., Schachtman D.P., Wander M., Roberts B., Tafoya S., Burau R.G. , Zelinski L. 1995 Long-term feasibility of irrigating processing tomato with saline drainage water in a three-year rotation with cotton Journal of Environmental Quality 24: 476-486.
  1. Munns R., Schachtman D.P., Condon A.G. 1995 Significance of time scale in distinguishing genotypic differences in salt tolerance. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 22: 561-575.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Schroeder J.I. 1994 Structure and transport mechanism of a high-affinity potassium transporter from higher plants. Nature 370: 655-658.
  1. Munns, R. and Schachtman D.P. 1993 Plant responses to salinity. In: International Crop Science I. D.R. Buxton ed., Crop Science Society of America, Madison, Wis. pp. 741 – 745.
  1. Lagudah E., Appels R., McNeil D. and Schachtman D.P. 1993 Exploiting the diploid D genome for wheat improvement. In: Gene Conservation and Exploitation, 20th Stadler Genetics Symposia Series. Colombia, Missouri. pp. 87-107.
  1. Tyerman S.D. and Schachtman D.P. 1992 The role of ion channels in plant nutrition and prospects for their genetic manipulation. Plant and Soil 146: 137-144.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Schroeder J.I., Lucas W.J., Anderson J.A., Gaber R.F. 1992 Expression of an inward-rectifying potassium channel by the Arabidopsis KAT1 cDNA. Science 258: 1654 -1658.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Lagudah E.S. and Munns R. 1992 The expression of salt tolerance from Triticum tauschii in hexaploid wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 84: 714-719.
  1. Schachtman D.P. and Munns R. 1992 Sodium accumulation in Triticum species that differ in salt tolerance. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 19: 331-340.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Tyerman S.D. and Terry B.R. 1991 K+/Na+ selectivity of a cation channel in the plasma membrane of root cells is not different in salt-tolerant and salt-sensitive wheat species. Plant Physiology 97: 598-605.
  1. Schachtman D.P., Munns R. and Whitecross M.I. 1991 Variation in sodium exclusion and salt tolerance in Triticum tauschii. Crop Science 31: 992-997.
  1. Schachtman D.P. and Kelman W. 1991 Potential of Lotus germplasm for the development of salt, aluminum and manganese tolerant pasture plants. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 42: 139-140.
  1. Shennan C., Schachtman D.P. and Cramer G. 1990 Variation in [75SE] selenate uptake and partitioning among tomato cultivars and wild species. New Phytologist 115: 523-530.

1.   Schachtman D.P., Bloom A.J. and Dvorak J. 1989 Salt-tolerant Triticum X                              Lophopyrum derivatives limit the accumulation of sodium and chloride ions under                saline-stress Plant, Cell and Environment 12: 47-55.