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Francesca Sparla

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology

Academic discipline: BIO/04 Plant Physiology

Publications

Gurrieri, Libero; Giudice, Alessandra Del; Demitri, Nicola; Falini, Giuseppe; Pavel, Nicolae Viorel; Zaffagnini, Mirko; Polentarutti, Maurizio; Crozet, Pierre; Marchand, Christophe H.; Henri, Julien; Trost, Paolo; Lemaire, Stéphane D.; Sparla, Francesca*; Fermani, Simona, Arabidopsis and Chlamydomonas phosphoribulokinase crystal structures complete the redox structural proteome of the Calvin–Benson cycle, «PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA», 2019, 116, pp. 8048 - 8053 [Scientific article]

Zaffagnini, Mirko; Fermani, Simona; Marchand, Christophe H; Costa, Alex; Sparla, Francesca; Rouhier, Nicolas; Geigenberger, Peter; Lemaire, Stéphane D; Trost, Paolo, Redox Homeostasis in Photosynthetic Organisms: Novel and Established Thiol-Based Molecular Mechanisms, «ANTIOXIDANTS & REDOX SIGNALING», 2019, 31, pp. 155 - 210 [Scientific article]

Marchand, Christophe H.; Fermani, Simona*; Rossi, Jacopo; Gurrieri, Libero; Tedesco, Daniele; Henri, Julien; Sparla, Francesca; Trost, Paolo; Lemaire, Stéphane D.; Zaffagnini, Mirko, Structural and biochemical insights into the reactivity of thioredoxin h1 from chlamydomonas reinhardtii, «ANTIOXIDANTS», 2019, 8, pp. 1 - 10 [Scientific article]

Gurrieri L.; Distefano L.; Pirone C.; Horrer D.; Seung D.; Zaffagnini M.; Rouhier N.; Trost P.; Santelia D.; Sparla F., The Thioredoxin-Regulated α-Amylase 3 of Arabidopsis thaliana Is a Target of S-Glutathionylation, «FRONTIERS IN PLANT SCIENCE», 2019, 10, pp. 993 - 1003 [Scientific article]

Botticella, Ermelinda; Sestili, Francesco; Sparla, Francesca; Moscatello, Stefano; Marri, Lucia; Cuesta-Seijo, Jose A.; Falini, Giuseppe; Battistelli, Alberto; Trost, Paolo; Lafiandra, Domenico*, Combining mutations at genes encoding key enzymes involved in starch synthesis affects the amylose content, carbohydrate allocation and hardness in the wheat grain, «PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL», 2018, 16, pp. 1723 - 1734 [Scientific article]

Skryhan, Katsiaryna; Gurrieri, Libero; Sparla, Francesca; Trost, Paolo; Blennow, Andreas*, Redox regulation of starch metabolism, «FRONTIERS IN PLANT SCIENCE», 2018, 9, pp. 1 - 8 [Scientific article]

Carpaneto, Armando; L, Lagostena; Picco, Cristina; SCHOLZ-STARKE, Joachim; Festa, Margherita; Costa, Alex; Sparla, Francesca; Trost, Paolo, DIRECT RECORDINGS OF TRANSMEMBRANE ELECTRON CURRENTS IN PLANTS, in: Proceedings of the Joint Congress SIBV-SIGA, 2017, pp. 1 - 1 (atti di: SIBV-SIGA Joint Congress "Sustainability of agricultural environment: contributions of plant genetics and physiology", Pisa (Italy), 19-22 settembre 2017) [Contribution to conference proceedings]

Trost, Paolo; Picco, Cristiana; Scholz-Starke, Joachim; Festa, Margherita; Lagostena, Laura; Costa, Alex; Sparla, Francesca; Carpaneto, Armando, Electron current recordings in living cells, «BIOPHYSICAL CHEMISTRY», 2017, 229, pp. 57 - 61 [Scientific article]

Gurrieri, Libero; Forlani, Giuseppe; Trost, Paolo; Sparla, Francesca, PHOTOSYNTHETIC CARBON METABOLISM AND PROLINE BIOSYNTHESIS, LOOKING FOR A CONNECTION, in: Proceedings of the Joint Congress SIBV-SIGA, 2017, pp. 1 - 1 (atti di: SIBV-SIGA Joint Congress "Sustainability of agricultural environment: contributions of plant genetics and physiology", Pisa (Italia), Dal 19 al 22 settembre 2017) [Contribution to conference proceedings]

Recchia, Irene; Sparla, Francesca; Pupillo, Paolo, Photosynthetic properties of spring geophytes assessed by chlorophyll fluorescence analysis, «PLANT PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY», 2017, 118, pp. 510 - 518 [Scientific article]

Biniek, Catherine; Heyno, Eiri; Kruk, Jerzy; Sparla, Francesca; Trost, Paolo; Krieger-Liszkay, Anja, Role of the NAD(P)H quinone oxidoreductase NQR and the cytochrome b AIR12 in controlling superoxide generation at the plasma membrane, «PLANTA», 2017, 245, pp. 807 - 817 [Scientific article]

Pirone, Claudia; Gurrieri, Libero; Gaiba, Ivan; Adamiano, Alessio; Valle, Francesco; Trost, PAOLO BERNARDO; Sparla, Francesca, The analysis of the different functions of starch-phosphorylating enzymes during the development of Arabidopsis thaliana plants discloses an unexpected role for the cytosolic isoform GWD2, «PHYSIOLOGIA PLANTARUM», 2017, 160, pp. 447 - 457 [Scientific article]

Zaffagnini, Mirko; Fermani, Simona; Calvaresi, Matteo; Orrù, Roberto; Iommarini, Luisa; Sparla, Francesca; Falini, Giuseppe; Bottoni, Andrea; Trost, Paolo, TUNING CYSTEINE REACTIVITY AND SULFENIC ACID STABILITY BY PROTEIN MICROENVIRONMENT IN GLYCERALDEHYDE-3-PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASES OF ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA, «ANTIOXIDANTS & REDOX SIGNALING», 2016, 24, pp. 502 - 517 [Scientific article]

Sestili, Francesco; Sparla, Francesca; Botticella, Ermelinda; Janni, Michela; D’Ovidio, Renato; Falini, Giuseppe; Marri, Lucia; Cuesta-Seijo, Jose A.; Moscatello, Stefano; Battistelli, Alberto; Trost, Paolo; Lafiandra, Domenico, The down-regulation of the genes encoding Isoamylase 1 alters the starch composition of the durum wheat grain, «PLANT SCIENCE», 2016, 252, pp. 230 - 238 [Scientific article]

Zanella, Martina; Borghi, Gian Luca; Pirone, Claudia; Thalmann, Matthias; Pazmino, Diana; Costa, Alex; Santelia, Diana; Trost, Paolo; Sparla, Francesca, β-amylase 1 (BAM1) degrades transitory starch to sustain proline biosynthesis during drought stress, «JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BOTANY», 2016, 67, pp. 1819 - 1826 [Scientific article]