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Alexandra-Viola  Bohne

Alexandra-Viola Bohne


Ph.D., Plant Molecular Biology, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany, 2009

Current position

Research Assistant in Molecular Plant Science at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich


  1. Bohne, A.-V., Schwarz, C., Schottkowski, M. Lidschreiber, M., Piotrowski, M., Zerges, W., and Nickelsen, J. (2013) Reciprocal regulation of protein synthesis and carbon metabolism for thylakoid membrane biogenesis. PLoS Biol. [In press]
  2. Nickelsen, J. and Bohne, A.-V. (2012). Plastid Transformation in Algae. Genomics of Chloroplasts and Mitochondria. Adv. in Photosyn. and Resp., In: Bock, R. and Knoop, V. (eds), Springer Netherlands. 35: 379-392.
  3. Schwarz, C., Bohne, A. V., Wang, F., Cejudo, F. J. and Nickelsen, J. (2012). An intermolecular disulfide-based light switch for chloroplast psbD gene expression in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Plant J 72(3): 378-389.
  4. Bohne, A.-V., Schwarz, C., Nickelsen, J. (2008). Wer ist hier der Boss?“ Kontrolle der Genexpression in Chloroplasten. Bioforum, 31(5): 39
  5. Bohne, A.-V., Schwarz, C., Jalal, A., Ossenbühl, F., Nickelsen, J. (2009). Control of organellar gene expression in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii - future perspectives. Endocytobiosis and Cell Research, 19: 70-80
  6. Bohne, A.-V., Weihe, A., Borner, T. (2009). Transfer RNAs inhibit Arabidopsis phage-type RNA polymerases. Endocytobiosis and Cell Research, 19:63-69
  7. Bohne, A. V., Ruf, S., Borner, T. and Bock, R. (2007). Faithful transcription initiation from a mitochondrial promoter in transgenic plastids. Nucleic Acids Res 35(21): 7256-7266.
  8. Meixner, M. J., Luter, C., Eckert, C., Itskovich, V., Janussen, D., von Rintelen, T., Bohne, A. V., Meixner, J. M. and Hess, W. R. (2007). Phylogenetic analysis of freshwater sponges provide evidence for endemism and radiation in ancient lakes. Mol Phylogenet Evol 45(3): 875-886.
  9. Kuhn, K., Bohne, A. V., Liere, K., Weihe, A. and Borner, T. (2007). Arabidopsis phage-type RNA polymerases: accurate in vitro transcription of organellar genes. Plant Cell 19(3): 959-971.
  10. Bohne, A. V., Irihimovitch, V., Weihe, A. and Stern, D. B. (2006). Chlamydomonas reinhardtii encodes a single sigma70-like factor which likely functions in chloroplast transcription. Curr Genet 49(5): 333-340.
Protocols by Alexandra-Viola Bohne
  1. 35S pulse Labelling of Chlamydomonas Chloroplast Proteins