Department of Botany I - Plant-Physiology and Biophysics

    Publication List Prof. Rainer Hedrich

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    2017 [ to top ]

    • Nieberl, P., Ehrl, C., Pommerrenig, B., Graus, D., Marten, I., Jung, B., Ludewig, F., Koch, W., Harms, K., Flügge, U.-I., Neuhaus, H.E., Hedrich, R., Sauer, N. (2017) “Functional characterisation and cell specificity of BvSUT1, the transporter that loads sucrose into the phloem of sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.) source leaves”, Plant Biology, 19(3), 315--326, available:
    • Hedrich, R., Geiger, D. (2017) “Biology of SLAC1-type anion channels - from nutrient uptake to stomatal closure”, New Phytol, available:
    • Kiani-Pouya, A., Roessner, U., Jayasinghe, N.S., Lutz, A., Rupasinghe, T., Bazihizina, N., Bohm, J., Alharbi, S., Hedrich, R., Shabala, S. (2017) “Epidermal bladder cells confer salinity stress tolerance in the halophyte quinoa and Atriplex species”, Plant, Cell & Environment, n/a--n/a, available:
    • Fasbender, L., Maurer, D., Kreuzwieser, J., Kreuzer, I., Schulze, W.X., Kruse, J., Becker, D., Alfarraj, S., Hedrich, R., Werner, C., Rennenberg, H. (2017) “The carnivorous Venus flytrap uses prey-derived amino acid carbon to fuel respiration”, The New phytologist, 214(2), 597-606, available:
    • Scherzer, S., Shabala, L., Hedrich, B., Fromm, J., Bauer, H., Munz, E., Jakob, P., Al-Rascheid, K.A.S., Kreuzer, I., Becker, D., Eiblmeier, M., Rennenberg, H., Shabala, S., Bennett, M., Neher, E., Hedrich, R. (2017) “Insect haptoelectrical stimulation of Venus flytrap triggers exocytosis in gland cells”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, available:
    • Nieberl, P., Ehrl, C., Pommerrenig, B., Graus, D., Marten, I., Jung, B., Ludewig, F., Koch, W., Harms, K., Flugge, U.I., Neuhaus, H.E., Hedrich, R., Sauer, N. (2017) “Functional characterisation and cell specificity of BvSUT1, the transporter that loads sucrose into the phloem of sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.) source leaves”, Plant biology, available:
    • Müller, H.M., Schäfer, N., Bauer, H., Geiger, D., Lautner, S., Fromm, J., Riederer, M., Bueno, A., Nussbaumer, T., Mayer, K., Alquraishi, S.A., Alfarhan, A.H., Neher, E., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Ache, P., Hedrich, R. (2017) “The desert plant Phoenix dactylifera closes stomata via nitrate-regulated SLAC1 anion channel”, New Phytol, available:
    • Malcheska, F., Ahmad, A., Batool, S., Müller, H.M., Ludwig-Müller, J., Kreuzwieser, J., Randewig, D., Hänsch, R., Mendel, R.R., Hell, R., Wirtz, M., Geiger, D., Ache, P., Hedrich, R., Herschbach, C., Rennenberg, H. (2017) “Drought-Enhanced Xylem Sap Sulfate Closes Stomata by Affecting ALMT12 and Guard Cell ABA Synthesis”, Plant Physiology, 174(2), 798--814, available:
    • Safronov, O., Kreuzwieser, J., Haberer, G., Alyousif, M.S., Schulze, W., Al-Harbi, N., Arab, L., Ache, P., Stempfl, T., Kruse, J., Mayer, K.X., Hedrich, R., Rennenberg, H., Salojärvi, J., Kangasjärvi, J. (2017) “Detecting early signs of heat and drought stress in Phoenix dactylifera (date palm)”, PLOS ONE, 12(6), 1-17, available:
    • Wittek, A., Dreyer, I., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Sauer, N., Hedrich, R., Geiger, D. (2017) “The fungal UmSrt1 and maize ZmSUT1 sucrose transporters battle for plant sugar resources”, J Integr Plant Biol, 59(6), 422-435, available:

    2016 [ to top ]

    • Schuster, A.C., Burghardt, M., Alfarhan, A., Bueno, A., Hedrich, R., Leide, J., Thomas, J., Riederer, M. (2016) “Effectiveness of cuticular transpiration barriers in a desert plant at controlling water loss at high temperatures”, AoB PLANTS, 8, available:
    • Bemm, F., Becker, D., Larisch, C., Kreuzer, I., Escalante-Perez, M., Schulze, W.X., Ankenbrand, M., Van de Weyer, A.L., Krol, E., Al-Rasheid, K.A., Mithofer, A., Weber, A.P., Schultz, J., Hedrich, R. (2016) “Venus flytrap carnivorous lifestyle builds on herbivore defense strategies”, Genome research, 26(6), 812-25, available:
    • Jaslan, D., Mueller, T.D., Becker, D., Schultz, J., Cuin, T.A., Marten, I., Dreyer, I., Schonknecht, G., Hedrich, R. (2016) “Gating of the two-pore cation channel AtTPC1 in the plant vacuole is based on a single voltage-sensing domain”, Plant biology, available:
    • McAdam, S.A., Brodribb, T.J., Banks, J.A., Hedrich, R., Atallah, N.M., Cai, C., Geringer, M.A., Lind, C., Nichols, D.S., Stachowski, K., Geiger, D., Sussmilch, F.C. (2016) “Abscisic acid controlled sex before transpiration in vascular plants”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, available:
    • Arab, L., Kreuzwieser, J., Kruse, J., Zimmer, I., Ache, P., Alfarraj, S., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Schnitzler, J.P., Hedrich, R., Rennenberg, H. (2016) “Acclimation to heat and drought-Lessons to learn from the date palm (Phoenix dactylifera)”, Environmental and Experimental Botany, 125, 20-30, available: /brokenurl#://000372685300003.

    2015 [ to top ]

    • Lind, C., Dreyer, I., López-Sanjurjo, E.J., von Meyer, K., Ishizaki, K., Kohchi, T., Lang, D., Zhao, Y., Kreuzer, I., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Ronne, H., Reski, R., Zhu, J.-K., Geiger, D., Hedrich, R. (2015) “Stomatal guard cells co-opted an ancient ABA-dependent desiccation survival system to regulate stomatal closure”, Current Biology, 25(7), 928-935, available:
    • Jung, B., Ludewig, F., Schulz, A., Meißner, G., Wöstefeld, N., Flügge, U.-I., Pommerrenig, B., Wirsching, P., Sauer, N., Koch, W., Sommer, F., Mühlhaus, T., Schroda, M., Cuin, T.A., Graus, D., Marten, I., Hedrich, R., Neuhaus, H.E. (2015) “Identification of the transporter responsible for sucrose accumulation in sugar beet taproots”, Nature Plants, 1, 14001, available:
    • Planes, M.D., Ninoles, R., Rubio, L., Bissoli, G., Bueso, E., Garcia-Sanchez, M.J., Alejandro, S., Gonzalez-Guzman, M., Hedrich, R., Rodriguez, P.L., Fernandez, J.A., Serrano, R. (2015) “A mechanism of growth inhibition by abscisic acid in germinating seeds of Arabidopsis thaliana based on inhibition of plasma membrane H+-ATPase and decreased cytosolic pH, K+, and anions”, Journal of experimental botany, 66(3), 813-25, available:
    • Gao, P., Loeffler, T.S., Honsel, A., Kruse, J., Krol, E., Scherzer, S., Kreuzer, I., Bemm, F., Buegger, F., Burzlaff, T., Hedrich, R., Rennenberg, H. (2015) “Integration of trap- and root-derived nitrogen nutrition of carnivorous Dionaea muscipula”, The New phytologist, 205(3), 1320-9, available:

    2014 [ to top ]

    • Klinkenberg, J., Faist, H., Saupe, S., Lambertz, S., Krischke, M., Stingl, N., Fekete, A., Mueller, M.J., Feussner, I., Hedrich, R., Deeken, R. (2014) “Two fatty acid desaturases, STEAROYL-ACYL CARRIER PROTEIN Delta9-DESATURASE6 and FATTY ACID DESATURASE3, are involved in drought and hypoxia stress signaling in Arabidopsis crown galls”, Plant physiology, 164(2), 570-83, available:
    • Maierhofer, T., Lind, C., Huttl, S., Scherzer, S., Papenfuss, M., Simon, J., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Ache, P., Rennenberg, H., Hedrich, R., Muller, T.D., Geiger, D. (2014) “A single-pore residue renders the Arabidopsis root anion channel SLAH2 highly nitrate selective”, The Plant Cell, 26, 2554-2567, available:
    • Maierhofer, T., Diekmann, M., Offenborn, J.N., Lind, C., Bauer, H., Hashimoto, K., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Luan, S., Kudla, J., Geiger, D., Hedrich, R. (2014) “Site- and kinase-specific phosphorylation-mediated activation of SLAC1, a guard cell anion channel stimulated by abscisic acid”, Science signaling, 7(342), ra86, available:

    2013 [ to top ]

    • Dadacz-Narloch, B., Kimura, S., Kurusu, T., Farmer, E.E., Becker, D., Kuchitsu, K., Hedrich, R. (2013) “On the cellular site of two-pore channel TPC1 action in the Poaceae”, The New phytologist, 200(3), 663-674, available:
    • Bauer, H., Ache, P., Lautner, S., Fromm, J., Hartung, W., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Sonnewald, S., Sonnewald, U., Kneitz, S., Lachmann, N., Mendel, R.R., Bittner, F., Hetherington, A.M., Hedrich, R. (2013) “The stomatal response to reduced relative humidity requires guard cell-autonomous ABA synthesis”, Current Biology, 23, 53-57, available:
    • Escalante-Perez, M., Scherzer, S., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Dottinger, C., Neher, E., Hedrich, R. (2013) “Mechano-stimulation triggers trap closure-associated turgor changes in the Darwin plant Dionaea muscipula”, Molecular plant, (7), 744-746, available:
    • Gutermuth, T., Lassig, R., Portes, M.-T., Maierhofer, T., Romeis, T., Borst, J.-W., Hedrich, R., Feijó, J.A., Konrad, K.R. (2013) “Pollen tube growth regulation by free anions depends on the interaction between the anion channel SLAH3 and calcium-dependent protein kinases CPK2 and CPK20”, The Plant Cell, 25, 4525-4543, available:

    2012 [ to top ]

    • Escalante-Perez, M., Jaborsky, M., Reinders, J., Kurzai, O., Hedrich, R., Ache, P. (2012) “Poplar extrafloral nectar is protected against plant and human pathogenic fungus”, Molecular Plant, 5(5), 1157-9, available:
    • Hedrich, R., Becker, D., Geiger, D., Marten, I., Roelfsema, M.R.G. (2012) “Role of ion channels in plants”, in Okada, Y., ed., Patch Clamp Techniques: From Beginning To Advanced Protocols, Springer Protocols Handbooks, Springer: Berlin, 295-322.
    • Roelfsema, M.R., Hedrich, R., Geiger, D. (2012) “Anion channels: master switches of stress responses”, Trends in plant science, 17(4), 221-9, available:
    • Nour-Eldin, H.H., Andersen, T.G., Burow, M., Madsen, S.R., Jorgensen, M.E., Olsen, C.E., Dreyer, I., Hedrich, R., Geiger, D., Halkier, B.A. (2012) “NRT/PTR transporters are essential for translocation of glucosinolate defence compounds to seeds”, Nature, 488(7412), 531-4, available:
    • Schneider, S., Hulpke, S., Schulz, A., Yaron, I., Holl, J., Imlau, A., Schmitt, B., Batz, S., Wolf, S., Hedrich, R., Sauer, N. (2012) “Vacuoles release sucrose via tonoplast-localised SUC4-type transporters”, Plant Biology, 14(2), 325-36, available:

    2011 [ to top ]

    • Escalante-Perez, M., Krol, E., Stange, A., Geiger, D., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Hause, B., Neher, E., Hedrich, R. (2011) “A special pair of phytohormones controls excitability, slow closure, and external stomach formation in the Venus flytrap”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(37), 15492-7, available:
    • Hedrich, R., Marten, I. (2011) “TPC1-SV channels gain shape”, Molecular plant, 4(3), 428-41, available:
    • Dadacz-Narloch, B., Beyhl, D., Larisch, C., Lopez-Sanjurjo, E.J., Reski, R., Kuchitsu, K., Muller, T.D., Becker, D., Schonknecht, G., Hedrich, R. (2011) “A novel calcium binding site in the slow vacuolar cation channel TPC1 senses luminal calcium levels”, The Plant cell, 23(7), 2696-707, available:

    2010 [ to top ]

    • Ache, P., Fromm, J., Hedrich, R. (2010) “Potassium-dependent wood formation in poplar: seasonal aspects and environmental limitations”, Plant Biology, 12(2), 259-67, available:
    • Meyer, S., Mumm, P., Imes, D., Endler, A., Weder, B., Al-Rasheid, K.A.S., Geiger, D., Marten, I., Martinoia, E., Hedrich, R. (2010) “AtALMT12 represents an R-type anion channel required for stomatal movement in Arabidopsis guard cells”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 63(6), 1054-62, available:
    • Stange, A., Hedrich, R., Roelfsema, M.R. (2010) “Ca2+-dependent activation of guard cell anion channels, triggered by hyperpolarization, is promoted by prolonged depolarization”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 62(2), 265-76, available:
    • Marten, I., Deeken, R., Hedrich, R., Roelfsema, M.R. (2010) “Light-induced modification of plant plasma membrane ion transport”, Plant biology, 12 Suppl 1, 64-79, available:
    • Klepek, Y.S., Volke, M., Konrad, K.R., Wippel, K., Hoth, S., Hedrich, R., Sauer, N. (2010) “Arabidopsis thaliana POLYOL/MONOSACCHARIDE TRANSPORTERS 1 and 2: fructose and xylitol/H+ symporters in pollen and young xylem cells”, Journal of experimental botany, 61(2), 537-50, available:
    • Wingenter, K., Schulz, A., Wormit, A., Wic, S., Trentmann, O., Hoermiller, I.I., Heyer, A.G., Marten, I., Hedrich, R., Neuhaus, H.E. (2010) “Increased activity of the vacuolar monosaccharide transporter TMT1 alters cellular sugar partitioning, sugar signaling, and seed yield in Arabidopsis”, Plant physiology, 154(2), 665-77, available:

    2009 [ to top ]

    • Beyhl, D., Hortensteiner, S., Martinoia, E., Farmer, E.E., Fromm, J., Marten, I., Hedrich, R. (2009) “The fou2 mutation in the major vacuolar cation channel TPC1 confers tolerance to inhibitory luminal calcium”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 58(5), 715-23, available:
    • Escalante-Perez, M., Lautner, S., Nehls, U., Selle, A., Teuber, M., Schnitzler, J.P., Teichmann, T., Fayyaz, P., Hartung, W., Polle, A., Fromm, J., Hedrich, R., Ache, P. (2009) “Salt stress affects xylem differentiation of grey poplar (Populus x canescens)”, Planta, 229(2), 299-309, available:
    • Lee, C.W., Efetova, M., Engelmann, J.C., Kramell, R., Wasternack, C., Ludwig-Muller, J., Hedrich, R., Deeken, R. (2009) “Agrobacterium tumefaciens promotes tumor induction by modulating pathogen defense in Arabidopsis thaliana”, The Plant cell, 21(9), 2948-62, available:

    2008 [ to top ]

    • Konrad, K.R., Hedrich, R. (2008) “The use of voltage-sensitive dyes to monitor signal-induced changes in membrane potential-ABA triggered membrane depolarization in guard cells”, Plant Journal, 55(1), 161-173, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:000257572300013.
    • Marten, H., Hyun, T., Gomi, K., Seo, S., Hedrich, R., Roelfsema, M.R.G. (2008) “Silencing of NtMPK4 impairs CO2-induced stomatal closure, activation of anion channels and cytosolic Ca2+ signals in Nicotiana tabacum guard cells”, Plant Journal, 55(4), 698-708, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:000258287700013.

    2007 [ to top ]

    • Carpaneto, A., Ivashikina, N., Levchenko, V., Krol, E., Jeworutzki, E., Zhu, J.K., Hedrich, R. (2007) “Cold transiently activates calcium-permeable channels in Arabidopsis mesophyll cells”, Plant physiology, 143(1), 487-94, available:
    • Sukhorukov, V.L., Endter, J.M., Zimmermann, D., Shirakashi, R., Fehrmann, S., Kiesel, M., Reuss, R., Becker, D., Hedrich, R., Bamberg, E., Roitsch, T., Zimmermann, U. (2007) “Mechanisms of electrically mediated cytosolic Ca2+ transients in aequorin-transformed tobacco cells”, Biophysical journal, 93(9), 3324-37, available:
    • Marten, H., Hedrich, R., Roelfsema, M.R. (2007) “Blue light inhibits guard cell plasma membrane anion channels in a phototropin-dependent manner”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 50(1), 29-39, available:
    • Sano, T., Becker, D., Ivashikina, N., Wegner, L.H., Zimmermann, U., Roelfsema, M.R., Nagata, T., Hedrich, R. (2007) “Plant cells must pass a K+ threshold to re-enter the cell cycle”, The Plant Journal, 50(3), 401-13, available:

    2006 [ to top ]

    • Roelfsema, M.R., Konrad, K.R., Marten, H., Psaras, G.K., Hartung, W., Hedrich, R. (2006) “Guard cells in albino leaf patches do not respond to photosynthetically active radiation, but are sensitive to blue light, CO2 and abscisic acid”, Plant, cell & environment, 29(8), 1595-605, available:
    • Philippar, K., Buchsenschutz, K., Edwards, D., Loffler, J., Luthen, H., Kranz, E., Edwards, K.J., Hedrich, R. (2006) “The auxin-induced K+ channel gene Zmk1 in maize functions in coleoptile growth and is required for embryo development”, Plant molecular biology, 61(4-5), 757-68, available:

    2005 [ to top ]

    • Meyerhoff, O., Muller, K., Roelfsema, M.R., Latz, A., Lacombe, B., Hedrich, R., Dietrich, P., Becker, D. (2005) “AtGLR3.4, a glutamate receptor channel-like gene is sensitive to touch and cold”, Planta, 222(3), 418-427, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:000232611600003.
    • Fuchs, I., Stolzle, S., Ivashikina, N., Hedrich, R. (2005) “Rice K+ uptake channel OsAKT1 is sensitive to salt stress”, Planta, 221(2), 212-21, available:
    • Ivashikina, N., Hedrich, R. (2005) “K+ currents through SV-type vacuolar channels are sensitive to elevated luminal sodium levels”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 41(4), 606-14, available:
    • Arend, M., Stinzing, A., Wind, C., Langer, K., Latz, A., Ache, P., Fromm, J., Hedrich, R. (2005) “Polar-localised poplar K+ channel capable of controlling electrical properties of wood-forming cells”, Planta, 223(1), 140-8, available:
    • Ivashikina, N., Deeken, R., Fischer, S., Ache, P., Hedrich, R. (2005) “AKT2/3 subunits render guard cell K+ channels Ca2+ sensitive”, The Journal of general physiology, 125(5), 483-92, available:
    • Wolf, T., Guinot, D.R., Hedrich, R., Dietrich, P., Marten, I. (2005) “Nucleotides and Mg2+ ions differentially regulate K+ channels and non-selective cation channels present in cells forming the stomatal complex”, Plant & cell physiology, 46(10), 1682-9, available:

    2004 [ to top ]

    • Ramsperger-Gleixner, M., Geiger, D., Hedrich, R., Sauer, N. (2004) “Differential expression of sucrose transporter and polyol transporter genes during maturation of common plantain companion cells”, Plant physiology, 134(1), 147-60, available:
    • Langer, K., Levchenko, V., Fromm, J., Geiger, D., Steinmeyer, R., Lautner, S., Ache, P., Hedrich, R. (2004) “The poplar K+ channel KPT1 is associated with K+ uptake during stomatal opening and bud development”, The Plant journal, 37(6), 828-38, available:

    2003 [ to top ]

    • Becker, D., Hoth, S., Ache, P., Wenkel, S., Roelfsema, M.R., Meyerhoff, O., Hartung, W., Hedrich, R. (2003) “Regulation of the ABA-sensitive Arabidopsis potassium channel gene GORK in response to water stress”, FEBS letters, 554(1-2), 119-26, available:
    • Philippar, K., Buchsenschutz, K., Abshagen, M., Fuchs, I., Geiger, D., Lacombe, B., Hedrich, R. (2003) “The K+ channel KZM1 mediates potassium uptake into the phloem and guard cells of the C4 grass Zea mays”, The Journal of biological chemistry, 278(19), 16973-81, available:
    • Ivashikina, N., Deeken, R., Ache, P., Kranz, E., Pommerrenig, B., Sauer, N., Hedrich, R. (2003) “Isolation of AtSUC2 promoter-GFP-marked companion cells for patch-clamp studies and expression profiling”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 36(6), 931-45, available:
    • Stoelzle, S., Kagawa, T., Wada, M., Hedrich, R., Dietrich, P. (2003) “Blue light activates calcium-permeable channels in Arabidopsis mesophyll cells via the phototropin signaling pathway”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 100(3), 1456-61, available:

    2002 [ to top ]

    • Becker, D., Stanke, R., Fendrik, I., Frommer, W.B., Vanderleyden, J., Kaiser, W.M., Hedrich, R. (2002) “Expression of the NH4+-transporter gene LEAMT1;2 is induced in tomato roots upon association with N2-fixing bacteria”, Planta, 215(3), 424-9, available:
    • Reintanz, B., Szyroki, A., Ivashikina, N., Ache, P., Godde, M., Becker, D., Palme, K., Hedrich, R. (2002) “AtKC1, a silent Arabidopsis potassium channel alpha -subunit modulates root hair K+ influx”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 99(6), 4079-84, available:
    • Becker, D., Hedrich, R. (2002) “Channelling auxin action: modulation of ion transport by indole-3-acetic acid”, Plant molecular biology, 49(3-4), 349-56, available:*~hmac=92b6092d02b3d46b249371497af015ea1db040149ab950c7fe264ff632d71347.
    • Langer, K., Ache, P., Geiger, D., Stinzing, A., Arend, M., Wind, C., Regan, S., Fromm, J., Hedrich, R. (2002) “Poplar potassium transporters capable of controlling K+ homeostasis and K+-dependent xylogenesis”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 32(6), 997-1009, available:

    2001 [ to top ]

    • Paganetto, A., Bregante, M., Downey, P., Lo Schiavo, F., Hoth, S., Hedrich, R., Gambale, F. (2001) “A novel K+ channel expressed in carrot roots with a low susceptibility toward metal ions”, Journal of bioenergetics and biomembranes, 33(1), 63-71, available:
    • Ivashikina, N., Becker, D., Ache, P., Meyerhoff, O., Felle, H.H., Hedrich, R. (2001) “K+ channel profile and electrical properties of Arabidopsis root hairs”, FEBS letters, 508(3), 463-9, available:
    • Garcia, J.R., Jaumann, F., Schulz, S., Krause, A., Rodriguez-Jimenez, J., Forssmann, U., Adermann, K., Kluver, E., Vogelmeier, C., Becker, D., Hedrich, R., Forssmann, W.G., Bals, R. (2001) “Identification of a novel, multifunctional beta-defensin (human beta-defensin 3) with specific antimicrobial activity. Its interaction with plasma membranes of Xenopus oocytes and the induction of macrophage chemoattraction”, Cell and tissue research, 306(2), 257-64, available:
    • Hoth, S., Geiger, D., Becker, D., Hedrich, R. (2001) “The pore of plant K+ channels is involved in voltage and pH sensing: domain-swapping between different K+ channel alpha-subunits”, The Plant cell, 13(4), 943-52, available:

    2000 [ to top ]

    • Savchenko, G., Wiese, C., Neimanis, S., Hedrich, R., Heber, U. (2000) “pH regulation in apoplastic and cytoplasmic cell compartments of leaves”, Planta, 211(2), 246-55, available:
    • Bauer, C.S., Hoth, S., Haga, K., Philippar, K., Aoki, N., Hedrich, R. (2000) “Differential expression and regulation of K+ channels in the maize coleoptile: molecular and biophysical analysis of cells isolated from cortex and vasculature”, The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology, 24(2), 139-45, available:

    1999 [ to top ]

    • Marten, I., Hoth, S., Deeken, R., Ache, P., Ketchum, K.A., Hoshi, T., Hedrich, R. (1999) “AKT3, a phloem-localized K+ channel, is blocked by protons”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 96(13), 7581-6, available:
    • Bruggemann, L., Dietrich, P., Dreyer, I., Hedrich, R. (1999) “Pronounced differences between the native K+ channels and KAT1 and KST1 alpha-subunit homomers of guard cells”, Planta, 207(3), 370-6, available:
    • Bruggemann, L., Dietrich, P., Becker, D., Dreyer, I., Palme, K., Hedrich, R. (1999) “Channel-mediated high-affinity K+ uptake into guard cells from Arabidopsis”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 96(6), 3298-302, available:

    1997 [ to top ]

    • Hoth, S., Dreyer, I., Hedrich, R. (1997) “Mutational analysis of functional domains within plant K+ uptake channels”, Journal of experimental botany, 48 Spec No, 415-20, available:
    • Dreyer, I., Antunes, S., Hoshi, T., Muller-Rober, B., Palme, K., Pongs, O., Reintanz, B., Hedrich, R. (1997) “Plant K+ channel alpha-subunits assemble indiscriminately”, Biophysical journal, 72(5), 2143-50, available:
    • Hoth, S., Dreyer, I., Dietrich, P., Becker, D., Muller-Rober, B., Hedrich, R. (1997) “Molecular basis of plant-specific acid activation of K+ uptake channels”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 94(9), 4806-10, available:

    1996 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Dietrich, P. (1996) “Plant K+ channels: Similarity and diversity”, Botanica Acta, 109(2), 94-101, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1996UR54500004.
    • SchulzLessdorf, B., Lohse, G., Hedrich, R. (1996) “GCAC1 recognizes the pH gradient across the plasma membrane: A pH-sensitive and ATP-dependent anion channel links guard cell membrane potential to acid and energy metabolism”, Plant Journal, 10(6), 993-1004, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1996WC59100004.

    1995 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R. (1995) Technical Approaches To Studying Specific Properties Of Ion Channels In Plants [online], Single-channel recording, Second edition, Single-channel recording, Second edition, Plenum Publishing Corp., 233 Spring Street, New York, New York 10013, USA London, England, UK, available: /brokenurl#://BIOSIS:PREV199598479367.
    • Schulzlessdorf, B., Hedrich, R. (1995) “Protons and calcium modulate SV-type channels in the vacuolar-lysosomal compartment - channel interaction with calmodulin inhibitors”, Planta, 197(4), 655-671, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1995TJ71300014.

    1994 [ to top ]

    • Dietrich, P., Hedrich, R. (1994) “Interconversion of fast and slow gating modes of GCAC1, a guard cell anion channel”, Planta, 195(2), 301-304, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1994PY37700017.

    1993 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Marten, I. (1993) “Malate-induced feedback regulation of plasma membrane anion channels could provide a CO2 sensor to guard cells”, The EMBO journal, 12(3), 897-901, available:

    1992 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Jeromin, A. (1992) “A new scheme of symbiosis: ligand- and voltage-gated anion channels in plants and animals”, Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences, 338(1283), 31-8, available:
    • Keller, B.U., Hedrich, R. (1992) “Patch clamp techniques to study ion channels from organelles”, in Rudy, B. and Iverson, L., eds., Methods In Enzymology, Elsevier: Amsterdam, 673-81, available:
    • Lohse, G., Hedrich, R. (1992) “Characterization of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase from Vicia faba guard cells”, Planta, 188(2), 206-214, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1992JL12200008.

    1991 [ to top ]

    • Cosgrove, D.J., Hedrich, R. (1991) “Stretch-activated chloride, potassium, and calcium channels coexisting in plasma membranes of guard cells of Vicia faba L”, Planta, 186(1), 143-53, available:

    1990 [ to top ]

    • Hillmer, S., Hedrich, R., Robertnicoud, M., Robinson, D.G. (1990) “Uptake of lucifer yellow CH in leaves of commelina-communis is mediated by endocytosis”, Protoplasma, 158(3), 142-148, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1990EM73200004.
    • Sanders, D., Johannes, E., Hedrich, R. (1990) “Opening plant calcium channels”, Nature, 344(6267), 593-594, available: /brokenurl#://A1990CY71900039
    • Scheibe, R., Reckmann, U., Hedrich, R., Raschke, K. (1990) “Malate dehydrogenases in guard cells of Pisum sativum”, Plant physiology, 93(4), 1358-64, available:

    1989 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Kurkdjian, A., Guern, J., Flugge, U.I. (1989) “Comparative studies on the electrical properties of the H+ translocating ATPase and pyrophosphatase of the vacuolar-lysosomal compartment”, The EMBO journal, 8(10), 2835-41, available:
    • Keller, B.U., Hedrich, R., Raschke, K. (1989) “Voltage-dependent anion channels in the plasma-membrane of guard-cells”, Nature, 341(6241), 450-453, available: /brokenurl#://A1989AT97600060

    1988 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Barbierbrygoo, H., Felle, H., Flugge, U.I., Luttge, U., Maathuis, F.J.M., Marx, S., Prins, H.B.A., Raschke, K., Schnabl, H., Schroeder, J.I., Struve, I., Taiz, L., Ziegler, P. (1988) “General mechanisms for solute transport across the tonoplast of plant vacuoles - a patch-clamp survey of ion channels and proton pumps”, Botanica Acta, 101(1), 7-13, available: /brokenurl#://A1988N150900002.
    • Raschke, K., Hedrich, R., Reckmann, U., Schroeder, J.I. (1988) “Exploring biophysical and biochemical-components of the osmotic motor that drives stomatal movement”, Botanica Acta, 101(4), 283-294, available: /brokenurl#://A1988AU10600001.
    • Schonknecht, G., Hedrich, R., Junge, W., Raschke, K. (1988) “A voltage-dependent chloride channel in the photosynthetic membrane of a higher-plant”, Nature, 336(6199), 589-592, available: /brokenurl#://A1988R248000076

    1987 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Neher, E. (1987) “Cytoplasmic calcium regulates voltage-dependent ion channels in plant vacuoles”, Nature, 329(6142), 833-836, available: /brokenurl#://A1987K595900091

    1986 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Flugge, U.I., Fernandez, J.M. (1986) “Patch-clamp studies of ion-transport in isolated plant vacuoles”, FEBS letters, 204(2), 228-232, available: /brokenurl#://WOS:A1986D813200012.

    1985 [ to top ]

    • Hedrich, R., Raschke, K., Stitt, M. (1985) “A role for fructose 2,6-bisphosphate in regulating carbohydrate metabolism in guard cells”, Plant physiology, 79(4), 977-82, available:



    Hedrich, R., Dietrich, P., Becker, D. and Schönknecht, G. 1999. Ion channels meet plant hormones. in: Mechanism of Action of Plant Hormones. J. Schell and K. Palme eds.


    Hedrich, R., Hoth, S., Becker, D., Dreyer, I. and Dietrich, P. 1998. On the structure and function of plant K+ channels, in: NATO ASI Series Vol. H104: Cellular integration of signalling pathways in plant development, Schiavo F L, Last R L, Morelli G, Raikhel N V, eds., Springer Press Heidelberg: 35-45.

    Stanke, R., Becker, D., Frommer, W.B., Fendrik, I., Vanderleyden, J. and Hedrich, R. 1998. Genetic Regulation of Ammonium Transport in Tomato Roots. In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation for the 21st Century. Elemrich, Kondorsi and Newton eds., Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht: 348.



    Hedrich, R. and Marten, I. 2006. 30-year progress of membrane transport in plants. Planta 224:725-739. 


    Hedrich, R. and Roelfsema, M.-R. G. 1999. Plant ion transport, in: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Macmillan Reference Ltd, London, UK, A 1307.



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