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seeds Agriculture & Biology
Seeds Medicine & Life Sciences
Ricinus communis Agriculture & Biology
desiccation (plant physiology) Agriculture & Biology
Arabidopsis Medicine & Life Sciences
Desiccation Medicine & Life Sciences
seedlings Agriculture & Biology
germination Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2001 2020

Overexpression of Ricinus communis L. malate synthase enhances seed tolerance to abiotic stress during germination

Brito, V. C., de Almeida, C. P., Barbosa, R. R., Carosio, M. G. A., Ferreira, A. G., Fernandez, L. G., de Castro, R. D., Hilhorst, H., Ligterink, W. & Ribeiro, P. R., Mar 2020, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 145, 112110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

malate synthase
Ricinus communis
abiotic stress

Reciprocal cybrids reveal how organellar genomes affect plant phenotypes

Flood, P. J., Theeuwen, T. P. J. M., Schneeberger, K., Keizer, P., Kruijer, W., Severing, E., Kouklas, E., Hageman, J. A., Wijfjes, R., Calvo-Baltanas, V., Becker, F. F. M., Schnabel, S. K., Willems, L. A. J., Ligterink, W., Van Arkel, J., Mumm, R., Gualberto, J. M., Savage, L., Kramer, D. M., Keurentjes, J. J. B. & 5 others, Van Eeuwijk, F., Koornneef, M., Harbinson, J., Aarts, M. G. M. & Wijnker, E., 1 Jan 2020, In : Nature Plants. 6, 1, p. 13-21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

chloroplast DNA

A blueprint of seed desiccation sensitivity in the genome of Castanospermum australe

Correia Silva Santana Marques, A., Dias Costa, M. C., Chathuri, U., Jonkheer, E., Zhao, T., Schijlen, E. G. W. M., Derks, M. F. L., Nijveen, H., Marcet-Houben, M., Julca, I., Delahaie, J., Schranz, E., Gabaldon, T., Pelletier, S., Leprince, O., Ligterink, W., Buitink, J., Hilhorst, H. W. M. & Farrant, J. M., 10 Jun 2019.

Research output: Working paperAcademic

Open Access
Castanospermum australe
desiccation (plant physiology)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Dissecting the genomic diversification of Late Embryogenesis Abundant (LEA) protein gene families in plants

Silva Artur, M. A., Zhao, T., Ligterink, W., Schranz, E. & Hilhorst, H. W. M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Genome Biology. 11, 2, p. 459-471

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Embryonic Development

Gibberellin Promotes Sweetpotato Root Vascular Lignification and Reduces Storage-Root Formation

Singh, V., Sergeeva, L., Ligterink, W., Aloni, R., Zemach, H., Doron-Faigenboim, A., Yang, J., Zhang, P., Shabtai, S. & Firon, N., 15 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 10, 1320.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
blood vessels
sweet potatoes


Characterization of and genetic variation for tomato seed thermo-inhibition and thermo-dormancy

Geshnizjani, N. (Creator), Ghaderifar, F. (Creator), Willems, L. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 11 Oct 2018


Re-establishment of desiccation tolerance by PEG in germinated Arabidopsis thaliana seeds

Maia de Oliveira, J. (Creator), Dias Costa, M. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator), Wageningen University, 25 Aug 2015


Genome-wide analysis of desiccation tolerance-related genes in Arabidopsis seeds

Maia de Oliveira, J. (Creator), Dekkers, B. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), Provart, N. J. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator), Wageningen University, 21 Jun 2013


Expression data from maturing soybean seeds

Nogueira Teixeira, R. (Creator), Ligterink, W. (Creator), França-Neto, J. (Creator), Hilhorst, H. (Creator), da Silva, E. A. A. (Creator), Wageningen University, 21 Jan 2016


Activities 2009 2009

  • 1 Public lecture/debate/seminar

Unraveling the complex trait of seed quality in tomato by genetical genomics

Wilco Ligterink (Speaker)
8 Nov 200913 Nov 2009

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Projects 2003 2019