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Stephan Pollmann


Ph.D. in Biology, Department of Plant Physiology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, 2002

Current position

I3 Professor at the Technical University of Madrid, Spain

Publications (since 2010)

  1. Tian, H., Wabnik, K., Niu, T., Li, H., Yu, Q., Pollmann, S., Vanneste, S., Govaerts, W., Rolcik, J., Geisler, M., Friml, J. and Ding, Z. (2014). WOX5-IAA17 feedback circuit-mediated cellular auxin response is crucial for the patterning of root stem cell niches in Arabidopsis. Mol Plant 7(2): 277-289.
  2. Bailly, A., Wang, B., Zwiewka, M., Pollmann, S., Schenck, D., Luthen, H., Schulz, A., Friml, J. and Geisler, M. (2014). Expression of TWISTED DWARF1 lacking its in-plane membrane anchor leads to increased cell elongation and hypermorphic growth. Plant J 77(1): 108-118.
  3. Corrales, A. R., Nebauer, S. G., Carrillo, L., Fernandez-Nohales, P., Marques, J., Renau-Morata, B., Granell, A., Pollmann, S., Vicente-Carbajosa, J., Molina, R. V. and Medina, J. (2014). Characterization of tomato Cycling Dof Factors reveals conserved and new functions in the control of flowering time and abiotic stress responses. J Exp Bot 65(4): 995-1012.
  4. Sánchez-Parra, B., Frerigmann, H., Alonso, M.-M. P., Loba, V. C., Jost, R., Hentrich, M. and Pollmann, S. (2014). Characterization of Four Bifunctional Plant IAM/PAM-Amidohydrolases Capable of Contributing to Auxin Biosynthesis. Plants 3(3): 324-347.
  5. Hentrich, M., Bottcher, C., Duchting, P., Cheng, Y., Zhao, Y., Berkowitz, O., Masle, J., Medina, J. and Pollmann, S. (2013). The jasmonic acid signaling pathway is linked to auxin homeostasis through the modulation of YUCCA8 and YUCCA9 gene expression. Plant J 74(4): 626-637.
  6. Ahkami, A. H., Melzer, M., Ghaffari, M. R., Pollmann, S., Ghorbani Javid, M., Shahinnia, F., Hajirezaei, M. R. and Druege, U. (2013). Distribution of indole-3-acetic acid in Petunia hybrida shoot tip cuttings and relationship between auxin transport, carbohydrate metabolism and adventitious root formation. Planta 238(3): 499-517.
  7. Hentrich, M., Sanchez-Parra, B., Perez Alonso, M. M., Carrasco Loba, V., Carrillo, L., Vicente-Carbajosa, J., Medina, J. and Pollmann, S. (2013). YUCCA8 and YUCCA9 overexpression reveals a link between auxin signaling and lignification through the induction of ethylene biosynthesis. Plant Signal Behav 8(11): e26363.
  8. Grossmann, K., Christiansen, N., Looser, R., Tresch, S., Hutzler, J., Pollmann, S. and Ehrhardt, T. (2012). Physionomics and metabolomics-two key approaches in herbicidal mode of action discovery. Pest Manag Sci 68(4): 494-504.
  9. Henrichs, S., Wang, B., Fukao, Y., Zhu, J., Charrier, L., Bailly, A., Oehring, S. C., Linnert, M., Weiwad, M., Endler, A., Nanni, P., Pollmann, S., Mancuso, S., Schulz, A. and Geisler, M. (2012). Regulation of ABCB1/PGP1-catalysed auxin transport by linker phosphorylation. EMBO J 31(13): 2965-2980.
  10. Ding, Z., Wang, B., Moreno, I., Duplakova, N., Simon, S., Carraro, N., Reemmer, J., Pencik, A., Chen, X., Tejos, R., Skupa, P., Pollmann, S., Mravec, J., Petrasek, J., Zazimalova, E., Honys, D., Rolcik, J., Murphy, A., Orellana, A., Geisler, M. and Friml, J. (2012). ER-localized auxin transporter PIN8 regulates auxin homeostasis and male gametophyte development in Arabidopsis. Nat Commun 3: 941.
  11. Kamimoto, Y., Terasaka, K., Hamamoto, M., Takanashi, K., Fukuda, S., Shitan, N., Sugiyama, A., Suzuki, H., Shibata, D., Wang, B., Pollmann, S., Geisler, M. and Yazaki, K. (2012). Arabidopsis ABCB21 is a facultative auxin importer/exporter regulated by cytoplasmic auxin concentration. Plant Cell Physiol 53(12): 2090-2100.
  12. Samol, I., Buhr, F., Springer, A., Pollmann, S., Lahroussi, A., Rossig, C., von Wettstein, D., Reinbothe, C. and Reinbothe, S. (2011). Implication of the oep16-1 mutation in a flu-independent, singlet oxygen-regulated cell death pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol 52(1): 84-95.
  13. Samol, I., Rossig, C., Buhr, F., Springer, A., Pollmann, S., Lahroussi, A., von Wettstein, D., Reinbothe, C. and Reinbothe, S. (2011). The outer chloroplast envelope protein OEP16-1 for plastid import of NADPH:protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase A in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol 52(1): 96-111.
  14. Hoffmann, M., Hentrich, M. and Pollmann, S. (2011). Auxin-oxylipin crosstalk: relationship of antagonists. J Integr Plant Biol 53(6): 429-445.
  15. Man, H., Pollmann, S., Weiler, E. W. and Kirby, E. G. (2011). Increased glutamine in leaves of poplar transgenic with pine GS1a caused greater anthranilate synthetase alpha-subunit (ASA1) transcript and protein abundances: an auxin-related mechanism for enhanced growth in GS transgenics? J Exp Bot 62(13): 4423-4431.
  16. Ellinger, D., Stingl, N., Kubigsteltig, II, Bals, T., Juenger, M., Pollmann, S., Berger, S., Schuenemann, D. and Mueller, M. J. (2010). DONGLE and DEFECTIVE IN ANTHER DEHISCENCE1 lipases are not essential for wound- and pathogen-induced jasmonate biosynthesis: redundant lipases contribute to jasmonate formation. Plant Physiol 153(1): 114-127.
  17. Kim, J. Y., Henrichs, S., Bailly, A., Vincenzetti, V., Sovero, V., Mancuso, S., Pollmann, S., Kim, D., Geisler, M. and Nam, H. G. (2010). Identification of an ABCB/P-glycoprotein-specific inhibitor of auxin transport by chemical genomics. J Biol Chem 285(30): 23309-23317.
  18. Reinbothe, C., Pollmann, S. and Reinbothe, S. (2010). Singlet oxygen signaling links photosynthesis to translation and plant growth. Trends Plant Sci 15(9): 499-506.
  19. Lehmann, T., Hoffmann, M., Hentrich, M. and Pollmann, S. (2010). Indole-3-acetamide-dependent auxin biosynthesis: a widely distributed way of indole-3-acetic acid production? Eur J Cell Biol 89(12): 895-905.
  20. Keuskamp, D. H., Pollmann, S., Voesenek, L. A., Peeters, A. J. and Pierik, R. (2010). Auxin transport through PIN-FORMED 3 (PIN3) controls shade avoidance and fitness during competition. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107(52): 22740-22744.
  21. Hoffmann, M., Lehmann, T., Neu, D., Hentrich, M. and Pollmann, S. (2010). Expression of AMIDASE1 (AMI1) is suppressed during the first two days after germination. Plant Signal Behav 5(12): 1642-1644.
Protocols by Stephan Pollmann
  1. Salinity Assay in Tomato
  2. Salinity Assay in Arabidopsis