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Francesca Sparla

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology

Academic discipline: BIO/04 Plant Physiology


Pupillo, Paolo; Sparla, Francesca; Melandri, Bruno A; Trost, Paolo, The circadian night depression of photosynthesis analyzed in a herb, Pulmonaria vallarsae. Day/night quantitative relationships, «PHOTOSYNTHESIS RESEARCH», 2022, 154, pp. 143 - 153 [Scientific article]

Marotta, Roberto; Del Giudice, Alessandra; Gurrieri, Libero; Fanti, Silvia; Swuec, Paolo; Galantini, Luciano; Falini, Giuseppe; Trost, Paolo; Fermani, Simona; Sparla, Francesca, Unravelling the regulation pathway of photosynthetic AB-GAPDH, «ACTA CRYSTALLOGRAPHICA. SECTION D, STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY», 2022, 78, pp. 1399 - 1411 [Scientific article]

Gurrieri L.; Fermani S.; Zaffagnini M.; Sparla F.; Trost P., Calvin–Benson cycle regulation is getting complex, «TRENDS IN PLANT SCIENCE», 2021, 26, pp. 898 - 912 [Scientific article]

Le Moigne T.; Gurrieri L.; Crozet P.; Marchand C.H.; Zaffagnini M.; Sparla F.; Lemaire S.D.; Henri J., Crystal structure of chloroplastic thioredoxin z defines a type-specific target recognition, «PLANT JOURNAL», 2021, 107, pp. 434 - 447 [Scientific article]

Montroni, Devis; Sparla, Francesca; Fermani, Simona; Falini, Giuseppe, Influence of proteins on mechanical properties of a natural chitin-protein composite, «ACTA BIOMATERIALIA», 2021, 120, pp. 81 - 90 [Scientific article]

Palazzo Q., Prada F., Steffens T., Fermani S., Samori' C., Bernardi G., Terrón-Sigler A., Sparla F.*, Falini G.*, Goffredo S.*, The skeleton of Balanophyllia coral species suggests adaptive traits linked to the onset of mixotrophy, «SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT», 2021, 795, Article number: 148778 , pp. 1 - 11 [Scientific article]Open Access

Palazzo Q., Prada F., Steffens T., Fermani S., Samori' C., Bernardi G., Alexis Terrón-Sigler A., Sparla F., Falini G., Goffredo S., The skeleton of Balanophyllia coral species suggests adaptive traits linked to the onset of mixotrophy, in: 14th International Coral Reef Symposium, online, 18-23 July 2021, 2021, pp. 1 - 1 (atti di: 14th International Coral Reef Symposium, online, 19-23 July 2021, online (Bremen, Germany), 18-23 July 2021) [Abstract]

Magnabosco G.; Pantano M.F.; Rapino S.; Di Giosia M.; Valle F.; Taxis L.; Sparla F.; Falini G.; Pugno N.M.; Calvaresi M., A Plant Bioreactor for the Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube Bionic Nanocomposites, «FRONTIERS IN BIOENGINEERING AND BIOTECHNOLOGY», 2020, 8, Article number: 560349 , pp. 560349 - 560349 [Scientific article]Open Access

Gramegna, G.; Scortica, A.; Scafati, V.; Ferella, F.; Gurrieri, L.; Giovannoni, M.; Bassi, R.; Sparla, F.; Mattei, B.; Benedetti, M., Exploring the potential of microalgae in the recycling of dairy wastes, «BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY REPORTS», 2020, 12, pp. 100604 - 100616 [Scientific article]

Gurrieri, Libero; Merico, Martina; Trost, Paolo; Forlani, Giuseppe; Sparla, Francesca, Impact of Drought on Soluble Sugars and Free Proline Content in Selected Arabidopsis Mutants, «BIOLOGY», 2020, 9, pp. 367 - 380 [Scientific article]

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]Open Access

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, Article number: 10 , pp. 1 - 10 [Scientific article]Open Access

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, Article number: 993 , pp. 993 - 1003 [Scientific article]Open Access

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]Open Access