Sally Assmann

Waller Professor of Biology

Sally Assmann

Research Summary

Molecular biology of plant G-proteins and kinases. Phytohormone regulation of signal transduction and RNA processing. Second messenger regulation of ion channels in plant cells.

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Publication Tags

Arabidopsis Rna Genome Heterotrimeric Gtp Binding Proteins Proteins Abscisic Acid Climate Guard Cells Genes Fluorescence Photosynthesis Droughts Gtp Binding Proteins Rna Structure Chloroplasts Prediction G Proteins Temperature Nucleotides Transcriptome Protein Drought U12 Small Nuclear Rna Mutants Messenger Rna

Most Recent Publications

Ángel Ferrero-Serrano, Megan M. Sylvia, Peter C. Forstmeier, Andrew J. Olson, Doreen Ware, Philip C. Bevilacqua, Sarah M. Assmann, 2022, Genome Biology

Genome-wide analysis of the in vivo tRNA structurome reveals RNA structural and modification dynamics under heat stress

Ryota Yamagami, Jacob P. Sieg, Sarah M. Assmann, Philip C. Bevilacqua, 2022, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Parul Maheshwari, Sarah M. Assmann, Reka Albert, 2022, Frontiers in Genetics

Philip C. Bevilacqua, Allison M. Williams, Hong Li Chou, Sarah M. Assmann, 2022, RNA on p. 16-26

Salty or sweet? Guard cell signaling and osmotic control under saline conditions

Yotam Zait, Sarah M. Assmann, 2022,

Yotam Zait, Ángel Ferrero-Serrano, A Ferrero-Serrano, Sarah Assmann, 2021, New Phytologist on p. 2324-2338

Natsumi Maruta, Yuri Trusov, Daisuke Urano, David Chakravorty, Sarah M. Assmann, Alan Jones, Jose Botella, 2021, Plant Physiology on p. 1240-1253

Timothy E. Gookin, Sarah M. Assmann, 2021, Journal of Embryology and Experimental Morphology

H McFarlane, D Mutwil-Anderwald, J Verbančič, K Picard, T Gookin, A Froehlich, David Chakravorty, L Trindade, J Alonso, Sarah Assmann, S Persson, 2021, Developmental Cell on p. 1484-1497.e7

Most-Cited Papers

In vivo genome-wide profiling of RNA secondary structure reveals novel regulatory features

Yiliang Ding, Yin Tang, Chun Kit Kwok, Yu Zhang, Philip C. Bevilacqua, Sarah M. Assmann, 2014, Nature on p. 696-700

Border control - A membrane-linked interactome of Arabidopsis

Alexander M. Jones, Yuanhu Xuan, Meng Xu, Rui Sheng Wang, Cheng Hsun Ho, Sylvie Lalonde, Chang Hun You, Maria I. Sardi, Saman A. Parsa, Erika Smith-Valle, Tianying Su, Keith A. Frazer, Guillaume Pilot, Réjane Pratelli, Guido Grossmann, Biswa R. Acharya, Heng Cheng Hu, Cawas Engineer, Florent Villiers, Chuanli Ju, Kouji Takeda, Zhao Su, Qunfeng Dong, Sarah M. Assmann, Jin Chen, June M. Kwak, Julian I. Schroeder, Reka Albert, Seung Y. Rhee, Wolf B. Frommer, 2014, Science on p. 711-716

Genome-Wide Analysis of RNA Secondary Structure

Philip C. Bevilacqua, Laura Ritchey, Zhao Su, Sarah M. Assmann, 2016, Annual Review of Genetics on p. 235--266

Open Stomata 1 (OST1) is limiting in abscisic acid responses of Arabidopsis guard cells

Biswa R. Acharya, Byeong Wook Jeon, Wei Zhang, Sarah M. Assmann, 2013, New Phytologist on p. 1049-1063

Zhao Su, Xuan Ma, Huihong Guo, Noor Liyana Sukiran, Bin Guo, Sarah M. Assmann, Hong Ma, 2013, Plant Cell on p. 3785-3807

Nicholas J. Provart, Jose Alonso, Sarah M. Assmann, Dominique Bergmann, Siobhan M. Brady, Jelena Brkljacic, John Browse, Clint Chapple, Vincent Colot, Sean Cutler, Jeff Dangl, David Ehrhardt, Joanna D. Friesner, Wolf B. Frommer, Erich Grotewold, Elliot Meyerowitz, Jennifer Nemhauser, Magnus Nordborg, Craig Pikaard, John Shanklin, Chris Somerville, Mark Stitt, Keiko U. Torii, Jamie Waese, Doris Wagner, Peter Mccourt, 2016, New Phytologist on p. 921-944

Sarah M. Assmann, Timothy Jegla, 2016, Current Opinion in Plant Biology on p. 157-167

The RNA structurome: Transcriptome-wide structure probing with next-generation sequencing

Chun Kit Kwok, Yin Tang, Sarah M. Assmann, Philip C. Bevilacqua, 2015, Trends in Biochemical Sciences on p. 221-232

Chun Kit Kwok, Yiliang Ding, Yin Tang, Sarah M. Assmann, Philip C. Bevilacqua, 2013, Nature Communications