Professor Michael Blatt

Prof Michael R Blatt
  • Professor - Regius Professor of Botany (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

telephone: 01413304771
email: Michael.Blatt@glasgow.ac.uk

R207 Level 2
Institute of MC&SB
Bower Building
Glasgow G12 8QQ


'Ion channel structure and function in plant cell signalling; Mechanisms and roles of membrane trafficking proteins in cellular homeostasis and stress responses of plants'

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Number of items: 64.

2014

Blatt, M. R., Wang, Y., Leonhardt, N., and Hills, A. (2014) Exploring emergent properties in cellular homeostasis using OnGuard to model K+ and other ion transport in guard cells. Journal of Plant Physiology, 171 (9). pp. 770-778. ISSN 0176-1617 (doi:10.1016/j.jplph.2013.09.014)

Eisenach, C., Papanatsiou, M., Hillert, E.-K., and Blatt, M. R. (2014) Clustering of the K+ channel GORK of Arabidopsis parallels its gating by extracellular K+. Plant Journal, 78 (2). pp. 203-214. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/tpj.12471)

Blatt, M. R., Chaumont, F., and Farquhar, G. (2014) Focus on water. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1553-1555. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.114.900484)

Lawson, T., and Blatt, M. R. (2014) Stomatal size, speed, and responsiveness impact on photosynthesis and water use efficiency. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1556-1570. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.114.237107)

Gehl, B., Lee, C. P., Bota, P., Blatt, M. R., and Sweetlove, L. J. (2014) An arabidopsis stomatin-like protein affects mitochondrial respiratory supercomplex organization. Plant Physiology, 164 (3). pp. 1389-1400. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.230383)

Christie, J., and Blatt, M. (2014) Plant physiology sees the light. Plant Physiology, 164 (1). p. 12. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900477)

Blatt, M. R., and Grefen, C. (2014) Applications of fluorescent marker proteins in plant cell biology. In: Sanchez-Serrano, J. J. and Salinas, J. (eds.) Arabidopsis Protocols. Series: Methods in molecular biology . Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, pp. 487-507. ISBN 9781627035798

Wang, Y., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. (2014) Systems analysis of guard cell membrane transport for enhanced stomatal dynamics and water use efficiency. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1593-1599. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.233403)

2013

Wang, Y., Chen, Z., Zhang, B., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. R. (2013) PYR/PYL/RCAR abscisic acid receptors regulate K+ and Cl- channels through reactive oxygen species-mediated activation of Ca2+ channels at the plasma membrane of intact Arabidopsis guard cells. Plant Physiology, 163 (2). pp. 566-577. ISSN 0032-0889

Blatt, M., and Martin, C. (2013) Manipulation and misconduct in the handling of image data. Plant Physiology, 163 (1). pp. 3-4. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900471)

Blatt, M. (2013) Plant Physiology welcomes its new topical reviews. Plant Physiology, 162 (4). p. 1767. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900467)

Blatt, M. (2013) Associate Editor Graham Farquhar receives honors for his research in plant physiology and climate change. Plant Physiology, 162 (3). p. 1213. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900466)

Karnik, R., Grefen, C., Bayne, R., Honsbein, A., Kohler, T., Kioumourtzoglou, D., Williams, M., Bryant, N.J., and Blatt, M.R. (2013) Arabidopsis Sec1/Munc18 protein SEC11 is a competitive and dynamic modulator of SNARE binding and SYP121-dependent vesicle traffic. Plant Cell, 25 (4). pp. 1368-1382. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.112.108506)

Blatt, M. R., Hills, A., Chen, Z./H., Wang, Y., Papanatsiou, M., and Lew, V. L. (2013) The conceptual approach to quantitative modeling of guard cells. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 8 (1). e22747. ISSN 1559-2316 (doi:10.4161/psb.22747)

Blatt, M. (2013) Plant Physiology plugged in. Plant Physiology, 161 (1). pp. 3-4. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.900453)

2012

Wang, Y., Papanatsiou, M., Eisenach, C., Karnik, R., Williams, M., Hills, A., Lew, V.L., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Systems dynamic modeling of a guard cell Cl- channel mutant uncovers an emergent homeostatic network regulating stomatal transpiration. Plant Physiology, 160 (4). pp. 1956-1967. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.207704)

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) A 2in1 cloning system enables ratiometric bimolecular fluorescence complementation (rBiFC). BioTechniques, 53 (5). ISSN 0736-6205 (doi:10.2144/000113941)

Besserer, A., Burnotte, E., Bienert, G.P., Chevalier, A.S., Errachid, A., Grefen, C., Blatt, M.R., and Chaumont, F. (2012) Selective regulation of maize plasma membrane aquaporin trafficking and activity by the SNARE SYP121. Plant Cell, 24 (8). pp. 3463-3481. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.112.101758)

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Do calcineurin B-like proteins interact independently of the serine threonine kinase CIPK23 with the K+ channel AKT1? Lessons learned from a menage a trois. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 915-919. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.198051)

Eisenach, C., Chen, Z.-H., Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) The trafficking protein SYP121 of Arabidopsis connects programmed stomatal closure and K+ channel activity with vegetative growth. Plant Journal, 69 (2). pp. 241-251. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04786.x)

Chen, Z.-H., Eisenach, C., Xu, X.Q., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Protocol: optimised electrophyiological analysis of intact guard cells from arabidopsis. Plant Methods, 8 (15). ISSN 1746-4811 (doi:10.1186/1746-4811-8-15)

Chen, Z.-H., Hills, A., Batz, U., Amtmann, A., Lew, V.L., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Systems dynamic modeling of the stomatal guard cell predicts emergent behaviors in transport, signaling, and volume control. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 1235-1251. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.197350)

Eisenach, C., Chen, Z.-H., Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) The trafficking protein SYP121 of Arabidopsis connects programmed stomatal closure and K+ channel activity with vegetative growth. Plant Journal, 69 (2). pp. 241-251. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04786.x)

Hills, A., Chen, Z.-H., Amtmann, A., Blatt, M.R., and Lew, V.L. (2012) OnGuard, a computational platform for quantitative kinetic modeling of guard cell physiology. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 1026-1042. ISSN 0032-0889

2011

Honsbein, A., Blatt, M.R., and Grefen, C. (2011) A molecular framework for coupling cellular volume and osmotic solute transport control. Journal of Experimental Botany, 62 (7). pp. 2363-2370. ISSN 0022-0957 (doi:10.1093/jxb/erq386)

Caesar, K., Elgass, K., Chen, Z., Huppenberger, P., Witthöft, J., Schleifenbaum, F., Blatt, M.R., Oecking, C., and Harter, K. (2011) A fast brassinolide-regulated response pathway in the plasma membrane of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Journal, 66 (3). pp. 528-540. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04510.x)

Chen, Z., Grefen, C., Donald, N., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) A bicistronic, Ubiquitin-10 promoter-based vector cassette for transient transformation and functional analysis of membrane transport demonstrates the utility of quantitative voltage clamp studies on intact Arabidopsis root epidermis. Plant, Cell and Environment, 34 (4). pp. 554-564. ISSN 0140-7791 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-3040.2010.02262.x)

Grefen, C., Honsbein, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) Ion transport, membrane traffic and cellular volume control. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 14 (3). pp. 332-339. ISSN 1369-5266 (doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2011.03.017)

Wang, Y., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) Anion channel sensitivity to cytosolic organic acids implicates a central role for oxaloacetate in integrating ion flux with metabolism in stomatal guard cells. Biochemical Journal, 439 (1). pp. 161-170. ISSN 0264-6021 (doi:10.1042/BJ20110845)

2010

Garcia-Mata, C., Wang, J., Gajdanowicz, P., Gonzalez, W., Hills, A., Donald, N., Riedelsberger, J., Amtmann, A., Dreyer, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A minimal cysteine motif required to activate the SKOR K+ channel of arabidopsis by the reactive oxygen species H2O2. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285 (38). pp. 29286-29294. ISSN 0021-9258 (doi:10.1074/jbc.M110.141176)

Grefen, C., Chen, Z., Honsbein, A., Donald, N., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A novel motif essential for SNARE interaction with the K+ channel KC1 and channel gating in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 22 (9). pp. 3076-3092. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.110.077768)

Chen, Z.-H., Hills, A., Lim, C.K., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) Dynamic regulation of guard cell anion channels by cytosolic-free Ca2+ concentration and protein phosphorylation. Plant Journal, 61 (5). pp. 816-825. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2009.04108.x)

Riedelsberger, J., Sharma, T., Gonzalez, W., Gajdanowicz, P., Morales-Navarro, S. E., Garcia-Mata, C., Mueller-Roeber, B., Gonzalez-Nilo, F. D., Blatt, M. R., and Dreyer, I. (2010) Distributed structures underlie gating differences between the Kin channel KAT1 and the Kout channel SKOR. Molecular Plant, 3 (1). pp. 236-245. ISSN 1674-2052 (doi:10.1093/mp/ssp096)

Grefen, C., Donald, N., Hashimoto, K., Kudla, J., Schumacher, K., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A ubiquitin-10 promoter-based vector set for fluorescent protein tagging facilitates temporal stability and native protein distribution in transient and stable expression studies. Plant Journal, 64 (2). pp. 355-365. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04322.x)

2009

Honsbein, A., Sokolovski, S., Grefen, C., Campanoni, P., Pratelli, R., Paneque, M., Chen, Z., Johansson, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) A tripartite SNARE-K+ channel complex mediates in channel-dependent K+ nutrition in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 21 (9). pp. 2859-2877. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.109.066118)

Armengaud, P., Zambaux, K., Hills, A., Sulpice, R., Pattison, R. J., Blatt, M. R., and Amtmann, A. (2009) EZ-Rhizo: integrated software for the fast and accurate measurement of root system architecture. Plant Journal, 57 (5). pp. 945-956. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2008.03739.x)

Amtmann, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) Regulation of macronutrient transport. New Phytologist, 181 (1). pp. 35-52. ISSN 0028-646X (doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02666.x)

Dreyer, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) What makes a gate? The ins and outs of Kv-like K+ channels in plants. Trends in Plant Science, 14 (7). pp. 383-390. ISSN 1360-1385 (doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2009.04.001)

Gajdanowicz, P., Garcia-Mata, C., Gonzalez, W., Morales-Navarro, S., Sharma, T., González-Nilo, F.D., Gutowicz, J., Mueller-Roeber, B., Blatt, M., and Dreyer, I. (2009) Distinct roles of the last transmembrane domain in controlling Arabidopsis K(+)channel activity. New Phytologist, 182 (2). pp. 380-391. ISSN 0028-646X (doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02749.x)

2008

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2008) SNAREs-molecular governors in signalling and development. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 11 (6). pp. 600-609. ISSN 1369-5266 (doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2008.08.006)

Bassham, D.C., and Blatt, M.R. (2008) SNAREs: Cogs and coordinators in signaling and development. Plant Physiology, 147 (4). pp. 1504-1515. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.108.121129)

Blatt, M.R. (2008) Ion Transport at the Plant Plasma Membrane. In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Wiley, pp. 1-12. ISBN 0-470-01590-X

Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Gay, R. A., and Blatt, M. R. (2008) Functional interaction of the SNARE protein NtSyp121 in Ca2+ channel gating, Ca2+ transients and ABA signalling of stomatal guard cells. Molecular Plant, 1 (2). pp. 347-358. ISSN 1674-2052 (doi:10.1093/mp/ssm029)

2007

Blatt, M. (2007) Mitochondrial sequestration of BCECF after ester loading in the giant alga Chara australis. Protoplasma, 232 (1). pp. 131-136. (doi:10.1007/s00709-007-0264-9)

Campanoni, P., and Blatt, M. (2007) Membrane trafficking and polar growth in root hairs and pollen tubes. Journal of Experimental Botany, 58 . pp. 65-74. (doi:10.1093/jxb/erl059)

Campanoni, P., Sutter, J., Davis, C., Littlejohn, G., and Blatt, M. (2007) A generalized method for transfecting root epidermis uncovers endosomal dynamics in Arabidopsis root hairs. Plant Journal, 51 . pp. 322-330. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2007.03139.x)

Sutter, J., Sieben, C., Hartel, A., Eisenach, C., Thiel, G., and Blatt, M. (2007) Abscisic acid triggers the endocytosis of the Arabidopsis KAT1 K+ channel and its recycling to the plasma membrane. Current Biology, 17 . pp. 1396-1402. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.07.020)

Tyrrell, M., Campanoni, P., Sutter, J., Pratelli, R., Paneque, M., Sokolovski, S., and Blatt, M. (2007) Selective targeting of plasma membrane and tonoplast traffic by inhibitory (dominant-negative) SNARE fragments. Plant Journal, 51 . pp. 1099-1115. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2007.03206.x)

2006

Sutter, J.U., Campanoni, P., Tyrell, M., and Blatt, M.R. (2006) Selective mobility and sensitivity to SNAREs is exhibited by the arabidopsis KAT1 K+ channel at the plasma membrane. Plant Cell, 18 (4). pp. 935-954. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105%2Ftpc.105.038950)

Johansson, I., and Blatt, M. (2006) Interactive domains between pore loops of the yeast K+ channel TOK1 associate with extracellular K+ sensitivity. Biochemical Journal, 393 . pp. 645-655. ISSN 0264-6021 (doi:10.1042/BJ20051380)

Johansson, I. et al. (2006) External K+ modulates the activity of the Arabidopsis potassium channel SKOR via an unusual mechanism. Plant Journal, 46 . pp. 269-281. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2006.02690.X)

Sutter, J., Campanoni, P., Blatt, M., and Paneque, M. (2006) Setting SNAREs in a different wood. Traffic, 7 . pp. 627-638. (doi:10.1111/j.1600-0854.2006.00414.x)

2005

Johansson, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2005) Interactive domains between pore loops of the yeast K+ channel TOK1 associate with extracellular K+ sensitivity. Biochemical Journal, 393 (3). pp. 645-655. ISSN 0264-6021

Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Gay, R., Garcia-Mata, C., Lamattina, L., and Blatt, M. (2005) Protein phosphorylation is a prerequisite for intracellular Ca2+ release and ion channel control by nitric oxide and abscisic acid in guard cells. Plant Journal, 43 . pp. 520-529. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2005.02471.x)

2004

Pratelli, J., Sutter, J., and Blatt, M. (2004) A new catch in the SNARE. Trends in Plant Science, 9 . pp. 187-195. (doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2004.02.007)

Sokolovski, S., and Blatt, M. (2004) Nitric oxide block of outward-rectifying K+ channels indicates direct control by protein nitrosylation in guard cells. Plant Physiology, 136 . pp. 4275-4284. (doi:10.1104/pp.104.050344)

2003

Garcia-Mata, C., Gay, R., Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Lamattina, L., and Blatt, M. (2003) Nitric oxide regulates K+ and Cl- channels in guard cells through a subset of abscisic acid-evoked signaling pathways. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 100 (19). pp. 11116-11121. ISSN 0027-8424 (doi:10.1073/pnas.1434381100)

Kohler, B., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. (2003) Control of guard cell ion channels by hydrogen peroxide and abscisic acid indicates their action through alternate signaling pathways. Plant Physiology, 131 . pp. 385-388. (doi:10.1104/pp.016014)

2002

Blatt, M. (2002) Toward understanding vesicle traffic and the guard cell model. New Phytologist, 153 . pp. 405-413.

Geelen, D., Leyman, B., Batoko, H., Di Sansabastiano, G., Moore, I., and Blatt, M. (2002) The abscisic acid-related SNARE homolog NtSyr1 contributes to secretion and growth: Evidence from competition with its cytosolic domain. Plant Cell, 14 . pp. 387-406. (doi:10.1105/tpc.010328)

Kohler, B., and Blatt, M. (2002) Protein phosphorylation activates the guard cell Ca2+ channel and is a prerequisite for gating by abscisic acid. Plant Journal, 32 . pp. 185-194.

2001

Hamilton, D. W.A., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. R. (2001) Extracellular Ba2+ and voltage interact to gate Ca2+ channels at the plasma membrane of stomatal guard cells. FEBS Letters, 491 (1-2). pp. 99-103. ISSN 0014-5793 (doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(01)02176-7)

Blatt, M. (2001) Localization and control of expression of Nt-Syr1, a tobacco SNARE protein. Plant Journal, 24 (3). pp. 369-381. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1046/j.1365-313x.2000.00886.x)

Kargul, J., Gansel, X., Tyrrell, M., Sticher, L., and Blatt, M. R. (2001) Protein-binding partners of the tobacco syntaxin NtSyr1. FEBS Letters, 508 . pp. 253-258. ISSN 0014-5793 (doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(01)03089-7)

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Number of items: 64.

Article

Blatt, M. R., Wang, Y., Leonhardt, N., and Hills, A. (2014) Exploring emergent properties in cellular homeostasis using OnGuard to model K+ and other ion transport in guard cells. Journal of Plant Physiology, 171 (9). pp. 770-778. ISSN 0176-1617 (doi:10.1016/j.jplph.2013.09.014)

Eisenach, C., Papanatsiou, M., Hillert, E.-K., and Blatt, M. R. (2014) Clustering of the K+ channel GORK of Arabidopsis parallels its gating by extracellular K+. Plant Journal, 78 (2). pp. 203-214. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/tpj.12471)

Blatt, M. R., Chaumont, F., and Farquhar, G. (2014) Focus on water. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1553-1555. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.114.900484)

Lawson, T., and Blatt, M. R. (2014) Stomatal size, speed, and responsiveness impact on photosynthesis and water use efficiency. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1556-1570. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.114.237107)

Gehl, B., Lee, C. P., Bota, P., Blatt, M. R., and Sweetlove, L. J. (2014) An arabidopsis stomatin-like protein affects mitochondrial respiratory supercomplex organization. Plant Physiology, 164 (3). pp. 1389-1400. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.230383)

Christie, J., and Blatt, M. (2014) Plant physiology sees the light. Plant Physiology, 164 (1). p. 12. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900477)

Wang, Y., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. (2014) Systems analysis of guard cell membrane transport for enhanced stomatal dynamics and water use efficiency. Plant Physiology, 164 (4). pp. 1593-1599. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.233403)

Wang, Y., Chen, Z., Zhang, B., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. R. (2013) PYR/PYL/RCAR abscisic acid receptors regulate K+ and Cl- channels through reactive oxygen species-mediated activation of Ca2+ channels at the plasma membrane of intact Arabidopsis guard cells. Plant Physiology, 163 (2). pp. 566-577. ISSN 0032-0889

Blatt, M., and Martin, C. (2013) Manipulation and misconduct in the handling of image data. Plant Physiology, 163 (1). pp. 3-4. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900471)

Blatt, M. (2013) Plant Physiology welcomes its new topical reviews. Plant Physiology, 162 (4). p. 1767. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900467)

Blatt, M. (2013) Associate Editor Graham Farquhar receives honors for his research in plant physiology and climate change. Plant Physiology, 162 (3). p. 1213. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.113.900466)

Karnik, R., Grefen, C., Bayne, R., Honsbein, A., Kohler, T., Kioumourtzoglou, D., Williams, M., Bryant, N.J., and Blatt, M.R. (2013) Arabidopsis Sec1/Munc18 protein SEC11 is a competitive and dynamic modulator of SNARE binding and SYP121-dependent vesicle traffic. Plant Cell, 25 (4). pp. 1368-1382. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.112.108506)

Blatt, M. R., Hills, A., Chen, Z./H., Wang, Y., Papanatsiou, M., and Lew, V. L. (2013) The conceptual approach to quantitative modeling of guard cells. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 8 (1). e22747. ISSN 1559-2316 (doi:10.4161/psb.22747)

Blatt, M. (2013) Plant Physiology plugged in. Plant Physiology, 161 (1). pp. 3-4. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.900453)

Wang, Y., Papanatsiou, M., Eisenach, C., Karnik, R., Williams, M., Hills, A., Lew, V.L., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Systems dynamic modeling of a guard cell Cl- channel mutant uncovers an emergent homeostatic network regulating stomatal transpiration. Plant Physiology, 160 (4). pp. 1956-1967. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.207704)

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) A 2in1 cloning system enables ratiometric bimolecular fluorescence complementation (rBiFC). BioTechniques, 53 (5). ISSN 0736-6205 (doi:10.2144/000113941)

Besserer, A., Burnotte, E., Bienert, G.P., Chevalier, A.S., Errachid, A., Grefen, C., Blatt, M.R., and Chaumont, F. (2012) Selective regulation of maize plasma membrane aquaporin trafficking and activity by the SNARE SYP121. Plant Cell, 24 (8). pp. 3463-3481. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.112.101758)

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Do calcineurin B-like proteins interact independently of the serine threonine kinase CIPK23 with the K+ channel AKT1? Lessons learned from a menage a trois. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 915-919. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.198051)

Eisenach, C., Chen, Z.-H., Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) The trafficking protein SYP121 of Arabidopsis connects programmed stomatal closure and K+ channel activity with vegetative growth. Plant Journal, 69 (2). pp. 241-251. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04786.x)

Chen, Z.-H., Eisenach, C., Xu, X.Q., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Protocol: optimised electrophyiological analysis of intact guard cells from arabidopsis. Plant Methods, 8 (15). ISSN 1746-4811 (doi:10.1186/1746-4811-8-15)

Chen, Z.-H., Hills, A., Batz, U., Amtmann, A., Lew, V.L., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) Systems dynamic modeling of the stomatal guard cell predicts emergent behaviors in transport, signaling, and volume control. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 1235-1251. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.112.197350)

Eisenach, C., Chen, Z.-H., Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2012) The trafficking protein SYP121 of Arabidopsis connects programmed stomatal closure and K+ channel activity with vegetative growth. Plant Journal, 69 (2). pp. 241-251. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04786.x)

Hills, A., Chen, Z.-H., Amtmann, A., Blatt, M.R., and Lew, V.L. (2012) OnGuard, a computational platform for quantitative kinetic modeling of guard cell physiology. Plant Physiology, 159 (3). pp. 1026-1042. ISSN 0032-0889

Honsbein, A., Blatt, M.R., and Grefen, C. (2011) A molecular framework for coupling cellular volume and osmotic solute transport control. Journal of Experimental Botany, 62 (7). pp. 2363-2370. ISSN 0022-0957 (doi:10.1093/jxb/erq386)

Caesar, K., Elgass, K., Chen, Z., Huppenberger, P., Witthöft, J., Schleifenbaum, F., Blatt, M.R., Oecking, C., and Harter, K. (2011) A fast brassinolide-regulated response pathway in the plasma membrane of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Journal, 66 (3). pp. 528-540. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04510.x)

Chen, Z., Grefen, C., Donald, N., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) A bicistronic, Ubiquitin-10 promoter-based vector cassette for transient transformation and functional analysis of membrane transport demonstrates the utility of quantitative voltage clamp studies on intact Arabidopsis root epidermis. Plant, Cell and Environment, 34 (4). pp. 554-564. ISSN 0140-7791 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-3040.2010.02262.x)

Grefen, C., Honsbein, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) Ion transport, membrane traffic and cellular volume control. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 14 (3). pp. 332-339. ISSN 1369-5266 (doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2011.03.017)

Wang, Y., and Blatt, M.R. (2011) Anion channel sensitivity to cytosolic organic acids implicates a central role for oxaloacetate in integrating ion flux with metabolism in stomatal guard cells. Biochemical Journal, 439 (1). pp. 161-170. ISSN 0264-6021 (doi:10.1042/BJ20110845)

Garcia-Mata, C., Wang, J., Gajdanowicz, P., Gonzalez, W., Hills, A., Donald, N., Riedelsberger, J., Amtmann, A., Dreyer, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A minimal cysteine motif required to activate the SKOR K+ channel of arabidopsis by the reactive oxygen species H2O2. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285 (38). pp. 29286-29294. ISSN 0021-9258 (doi:10.1074/jbc.M110.141176)

Grefen, C., Chen, Z., Honsbein, A., Donald, N., Hills, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A novel motif essential for SNARE interaction with the K+ channel KC1 and channel gating in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 22 (9). pp. 3076-3092. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.110.077768)

Chen, Z.-H., Hills, A., Lim, C.K., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) Dynamic regulation of guard cell anion channels by cytosolic-free Ca2+ concentration and protein phosphorylation. Plant Journal, 61 (5). pp. 816-825. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2009.04108.x)

Riedelsberger, J., Sharma, T., Gonzalez, W., Gajdanowicz, P., Morales-Navarro, S. E., Garcia-Mata, C., Mueller-Roeber, B., Gonzalez-Nilo, F. D., Blatt, M. R., and Dreyer, I. (2010) Distributed structures underlie gating differences between the Kin channel KAT1 and the Kout channel SKOR. Molecular Plant, 3 (1). pp. 236-245. ISSN 1674-2052 (doi:10.1093/mp/ssp096)

Grefen, C., Donald, N., Hashimoto, K., Kudla, J., Schumacher, K., and Blatt, M.R. (2010) A ubiquitin-10 promoter-based vector set for fluorescent protein tagging facilitates temporal stability and native protein distribution in transient and stable expression studies. Plant Journal, 64 (2). pp. 355-365. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04322.x)

Honsbein, A., Sokolovski, S., Grefen, C., Campanoni, P., Pratelli, R., Paneque, M., Chen, Z., Johansson, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) A tripartite SNARE-K+ channel complex mediates in channel-dependent K+ nutrition in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell, 21 (9). pp. 2859-2877. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105/tpc.109.066118)

Armengaud, P., Zambaux, K., Hills, A., Sulpice, R., Pattison, R. J., Blatt, M. R., and Amtmann, A. (2009) EZ-Rhizo: integrated software for the fast and accurate measurement of root system architecture. Plant Journal, 57 (5). pp. 945-956. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2008.03739.x)

Amtmann, A., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) Regulation of macronutrient transport. New Phytologist, 181 (1). pp. 35-52. ISSN 0028-646X (doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02666.x)

Dreyer, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2009) What makes a gate? The ins and outs of Kv-like K+ channels in plants. Trends in Plant Science, 14 (7). pp. 383-390. ISSN 1360-1385 (doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2009.04.001)

Gajdanowicz, P., Garcia-Mata, C., Gonzalez, W., Morales-Navarro, S., Sharma, T., González-Nilo, F.D., Gutowicz, J., Mueller-Roeber, B., Blatt, M., and Dreyer, I. (2009) Distinct roles of the last transmembrane domain in controlling Arabidopsis K(+)channel activity. New Phytologist, 182 (2). pp. 380-391. ISSN 0028-646X (doi:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02749.x)

Grefen, C., and Blatt, M.R. (2008) SNAREs-molecular governors in signalling and development. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 11 (6). pp. 600-609. ISSN 1369-5266 (doi:10.1016/j.pbi.2008.08.006)

Bassham, D.C., and Blatt, M.R. (2008) SNAREs: Cogs and coordinators in signaling and development. Plant Physiology, 147 (4). pp. 1504-1515. ISSN 0032-0889 (doi:10.1104/pp.108.121129)

Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Gay, R. A., and Blatt, M. R. (2008) Functional interaction of the SNARE protein NtSyp121 in Ca2+ channel gating, Ca2+ transients and ABA signalling of stomatal guard cells. Molecular Plant, 1 (2). pp. 347-358. ISSN 1674-2052 (doi:10.1093/mp/ssm029)

Blatt, M. (2007) Mitochondrial sequestration of BCECF after ester loading in the giant alga Chara australis. Protoplasma, 232 (1). pp. 131-136. (doi:10.1007/s00709-007-0264-9)

Campanoni, P., and Blatt, M. (2007) Membrane trafficking and polar growth in root hairs and pollen tubes. Journal of Experimental Botany, 58 . pp. 65-74. (doi:10.1093/jxb/erl059)

Campanoni, P., Sutter, J., Davis, C., Littlejohn, G., and Blatt, M. (2007) A generalized method for transfecting root epidermis uncovers endosomal dynamics in Arabidopsis root hairs. Plant Journal, 51 . pp. 322-330. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2007.03139.x)

Sutter, J., Sieben, C., Hartel, A., Eisenach, C., Thiel, G., and Blatt, M. (2007) Abscisic acid triggers the endocytosis of the Arabidopsis KAT1 K+ channel and its recycling to the plasma membrane. Current Biology, 17 . pp. 1396-1402. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.07.020)

Tyrrell, M., Campanoni, P., Sutter, J., Pratelli, R., Paneque, M., Sokolovski, S., and Blatt, M. (2007) Selective targeting of plasma membrane and tonoplast traffic by inhibitory (dominant-negative) SNARE fragments. Plant Journal, 51 . pp. 1099-1115. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2007.03206.x)

Sutter, J.U., Campanoni, P., Tyrell, M., and Blatt, M.R. (2006) Selective mobility and sensitivity to SNAREs is exhibited by the arabidopsis KAT1 K+ channel at the plasma membrane. Plant Cell, 18 (4). pp. 935-954. ISSN 1040-4651 (doi:10.1105%2Ftpc.105.038950)

Johansson, I., and Blatt, M. (2006) Interactive domains between pore loops of the yeast K+ channel TOK1 associate with extracellular K+ sensitivity. Biochemical Journal, 393 . pp. 645-655. ISSN 0264-6021 (doi:10.1042/BJ20051380)

Johansson, I. et al. (2006) External K+ modulates the activity of the Arabidopsis potassium channel SKOR via an unusual mechanism. Plant Journal, 46 . pp. 269-281. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2006.02690.X)

Sutter, J., Campanoni, P., Blatt, M., and Paneque, M. (2006) Setting SNAREs in a different wood. Traffic, 7 . pp. 627-638. (doi:10.1111/j.1600-0854.2006.00414.x)

Johansson, I., and Blatt, M.R. (2005) Interactive domains between pore loops of the yeast K+ channel TOK1 associate with extracellular K+ sensitivity. Biochemical Journal, 393 (3). pp. 645-655. ISSN 0264-6021

Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Gay, R., Garcia-Mata, C., Lamattina, L., and Blatt, M. (2005) Protein phosphorylation is a prerequisite for intracellular Ca2+ release and ion channel control by nitric oxide and abscisic acid in guard cells. Plant Journal, 43 . pp. 520-529. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2005.02471.x)

Pratelli, J., Sutter, J., and Blatt, M. (2004) A new catch in the SNARE. Trends in Plant Science, 9 . pp. 187-195. (doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2004.02.007)

Sokolovski, S., and Blatt, M. (2004) Nitric oxide block of outward-rectifying K+ channels indicates direct control by protein nitrosylation in guard cells. Plant Physiology, 136 . pp. 4275-4284. (doi:10.1104/pp.104.050344)

Garcia-Mata, C., Gay, R., Sokolovski, S., Hills, A., Lamattina, L., and Blatt, M. (2003) Nitric oxide regulates K+ and Cl- channels in guard cells through a subset of abscisic acid-evoked signaling pathways. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 100 (19). pp. 11116-11121. ISSN 0027-8424 (doi:10.1073/pnas.1434381100)

Kohler, B., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. (2003) Control of guard cell ion channels by hydrogen peroxide and abscisic acid indicates their action through alternate signaling pathways. Plant Physiology, 131 . pp. 385-388. (doi:10.1104/pp.016014)

Blatt, M. (2002) Toward understanding vesicle traffic and the guard cell model. New Phytologist, 153 . pp. 405-413.

Geelen, D., Leyman, B., Batoko, H., Di Sansabastiano, G., Moore, I., and Blatt, M. (2002) The abscisic acid-related SNARE homolog NtSyr1 contributes to secretion and growth: Evidence from competition with its cytosolic domain. Plant Cell, 14 . pp. 387-406. (doi:10.1105/tpc.010328)

Kohler, B., and Blatt, M. (2002) Protein phosphorylation activates the guard cell Ca2+ channel and is a prerequisite for gating by abscisic acid. Plant Journal, 32 . pp. 185-194.

Hamilton, D. W.A., Hills, A., and Blatt, M. R. (2001) Extracellular Ba2+ and voltage interact to gate Ca2+ channels at the plasma membrane of stomatal guard cells. FEBS Letters, 491 (1-2). pp. 99-103. ISSN 0014-5793 (doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(01)02176-7)

Blatt, M. (2001) Localization and control of expression of Nt-Syr1, a tobacco SNARE protein. Plant Journal, 24 (3). pp. 369-381. ISSN 0960-7412 (doi:10.1046/j.1365-313x.2000.00886.x)

Kargul, J., Gansel, X., Tyrrell, M., Sticher, L., and Blatt, M. R. (2001) Protein-binding partners of the tobacco syntaxin NtSyr1. FEBS Letters, 508 . pp. 253-258. ISSN 0014-5793 (doi:10.1016/S0014-5793(01)03089-7)

Book Section

Blatt, M. R., and Grefen, C. (2014) Applications of fluorescent marker proteins in plant cell biology. In: Sanchez-Serrano, J. J. and Salinas, J. (eds.) Arabidopsis Protocols. Series: Methods in molecular biology . Humana Press, Totowa, NJ, pp. 487-507. ISBN 9781627035798

Blatt, M.R. (2008) Ion Transport at the Plant Plasma Membrane. In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences. Wiley, pp. 1-12. ISBN 0-470-01590-X

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Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • MAGIC - A Multi-tiered approach to generating increased carbon dioxide in the chloroplast
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    2014 - 2017
     
  • Stomatal-based systems analysis of water use efficiency
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    2014 - 2017
     
  • Directed control of secretory vesicle fusion
    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    2013 - 2016
     
  • Effect of H2S on the regulation of guard cell ion channels.
    Royal Society
    2012 - 2013
     
  • MAGIC - A Multi-tiered approach to generating increased carbon dioxide in the chloroplast
    BBSRC
    2011 - 2014
     
  • Regulation of membrane fusion by a novel Sec1/Munc18-associated protein
    BBSRC
    2011 - 2014
     
  • A protein scaffold common to root K+ transport and stomatal water use efficiency
    BBSRC
    2010 - 2013
     
  • Analysis of membrane traffic in adaptive stress tolerance in plants
    BBSRC
    2008 - 2011
     
  • Systems analysis of guard cell oscillatory mechanics in stomatal dynamics
    BBSRC
    2008 - 2011
     
  • Co-operative gating interactions in the yeast TOK1 K+ channel
    BBSRC
    2006 - 2009
     
  • Signalling and functional analysis of KCO1 channel interactions in Arabidopsis
    BBSRC
    2005 - 2008
     
  • Signalling in plants - a new catch for a SNARE
    Leverhulme Trust
    2005 - 2007
     
  • Structural Analysis of K+ Dependent Gating in the Yeast Model YKCL K+ Channel
    BBSRC
    2001 - 2005
     
  • Isolation, cloning and function of protein partners to the aba-response element NT-SYR1
    BBSRC
    2001 - 2006
     
  • Plasma Membrane CA2+ channels and signalling in Guard Cells
    BBSRC
    2001 - 2005
     
  • Integration of K+ Channel Control with Secretion in Guard Cells
    BBSRC
    2001 - 2005
     

Editorial Board

  • 2003 - ongoing: Biochemical Journal - Section Editor from 2009
  • 2001 - ongoing: Faculty 1000 - Cell Biology Panel
  • 1996 - ongoing: Journal of Experimental Botany - Editorial Advisor

Grant Advisory Board

  • 2009 - ongoing: BBSRC - panel of experts
  • 2007 - ongoing: Begonia Trust - Secretary
  • 2005 - ongoing: Plant Science Scotland - Executive Board
  • 2005 - ongoing: CONICYT FONDAP (Chile) - Cell Biology Programme, Review Panel
  • 2003 - ongoing: Scottish Parliamentary Information Service - Coordinator
  • 2001 - ongoing: Begonia Trust - Board of Trustees

Invited International Presentations

  • 2009: Cambridge, UK - Cambridge Institute of Medical Research
  • 2009: Lisbon, Portugal - Gulbenkian Insitute of Science
  • 2008: Milan, Italy - Plant Biology Seminars, University of Milan
  • 2008: Mar del Plata, Argentina - Institute of Biology Seminars, University of Mar del Plata
  • 2008: Texas, USA - MEPS Symposium, Texas A&M University
  • 2008: Tbingen, Germany - Max Planck Institute-ZMPB Seminars
  • 2008: Iowa, USA - Loomis Symposium, Iowa State University
  • 2008: Mar del Plata, Argentina - Institute of Biology Seminars, University of Mar del Plata
  • 2008: Texas, USA - MEPS Symposium ,Texas A&M University
  • 2008: Iowa, USA - Loomis Symposium, Iowa State University
  • 2008: Milan, Italy - Plant Biology Seminars, University of Milan
  • 2008: Tbingen, Germany - Max Planck Institute-ZMPB Seminars
  • 2008: Marseilles, France - SEB Cell Biology and Signalling Symposium
  • 2008: Marseilles, France - SEB Cell Biology and Signalling Symposium
  • 2007: College Park, Maryland, USA - Keck Research Insitute
  • 2007: College Park, Maryland, USA - American Soc. Plant Biology Eastern Section Keynote Address
  • 2007: Davis, USA - UC Davis Colloquia
  • 2007: Pennsylvania, USA - Huck Medical School, Pennsylvania State University.
  • 2007: Leuvain la Neuve, Belgium - UCL Plant Biology Symposium Keynote Address
  • 2007: Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium - UCL Plant Biology Minisymposium Keynote
  • 2007: San Diego, USA - UCSD Colloquia
  • 2006: SEB 'Plant Compartments' Symposium - Canterbury, England
  • 2005: Danforth Center Seminars - St. Louis, USA
  • 2005: European Endomembrane Workshop - Paris, France
  • 2005: DOE Plant Research Laboratory - East Lansing, Michegan, USA
  • 2005: International Lipid Signalling Workshop - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • 2005: MPI-Golm Seminars - Potsdam, Germany
  • 2005: York University Biology Seminars - York, England
  • 2005: Caneaux Ioniques 2005 - Giens, France
  • 2004: CICY Membrane Biology Advanced Workshop - Merida, Mexico
  • 2004: European Endomembrane Workshop - Neuchatel, Switzerland
  • 2004: Darmstadt University Lectures, Darmstadt, Germany
  • 2004: MPI Seminars, Cologne, Germany
  • 2004: MPI-Golm Seminars, Potsdam, Germany
  • 2004: International Plant Membrane Workshop Session Address, Montpellier, France
  • 2004: University of Mexico Seminars - Cuernavaca, Mexico
  • 2003: Phoenix Symposium, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 2002: Calcium, Wellesbourne, England
  • 2002: The University Biology Lecture, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • 2002: Keystone Conference, Plant Signalling, Tahoe, California, USA

Prizes, Awards and Distinctions

  • 2007: Adjunct Professor of Biology, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2006: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • 2006: Royal Society Travel Fellow (Adelaide)
  • 2004: Royal Society Travel Fellow (CICY, Mexico)
  • 1995: Wain Fellow and Royal Society Travel Grant (Freiburg, i.Br.)

Professional Learned Society

  • 2006 - ongoing: Scottish Crop Research Institute - Fellow
  • 2004 - ongoing: Biochemical Society - Member
  • 2003 - ongoing: Royal Society of Edinburgh - Fellow
  • 2001 - ongoing: Biophysical Society
  • 1996 - ongoing: Society for Experimental Biology
  • 1985 - ongoing: American Society for Plant Biology - Member
  • 1985 - ongoing: American Association for the Advancement of Science - Member
  • 1983 - ongoing: Claire Hall (Cambridge) - Life Member

Research Fellowship

  • - ongoing: John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship