Agri-Biotechnology | Publications

2017

  1. Drosou V, Kapazoglou A, Koidou V, Merkouropoulos G, Hilioti Z: Spatial and temporal expression of cytosine-5 DNA methyltransferase and DNA demethylase gene families of the Ricinus communis during seed development and drought stress. Plant Growth Regulation 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10725-10017-10323-y. http://rdcu.be/vRRq
  2. Hilioti Z, Michailof CM, Valasiadis D, Iliopoulou EF, Koidou V, Lappas AA. Characterization of castor plant-derived biochars and their effects as soil amendments on seedlings. Biomass and Bioenergy (105) 2017: 96-106. DOI10.1016/j.biombioe.2017.06.022
  3. Gago C, Drosou V, Paschalidis K, Guerreiro A, Miguel G, Antunes D, Hilioti Z: Targeted gene disruption coupled with metabolic screen approach to uncover the LEAFY COTYLEDON1-LIKE4 (L1L4) function in tomato fruit metabolism. Plant Cell Reports 2017. DOI 10.10007/s00299-017-2137-9 http://rdcu.be/qTif
  4. Bourtsala A, Farmaki T , Galanopoulou D: Phospholipases D alpha and delta are involved in local and systemic wound responses in cotton (G. hirsutum). Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports Volume 9, March 2017, Pages 133–139
  5. Merkouropoulos G, Hilioti Z, Abraham E, Lazaridou M: Evaluation of Lotus corniculatus L. accessions from different locations at different altitudes reveals phenotypic and genetic diversity. Grass and Forage Science 2017, DOI:10.1111/gfs.12279

2016

  1. Hilioti Z, Ganopoulos I, Ajith S, Bossis I, Tsaftaris A: A novel arrangement of zinc finger nuclease system for in vivo targeted genome engineering: the tomato LEC1-LIKE4 gene case. Plant Cell Reports 2016:1-15. DOI: 10.1007/s00299-016-2031-x. http://rdcu.be/nlhu
  2. Farmaki T: Use of a Phosphatidylinositol phosphate Affinity Chromatography (PIP – chromatography) for the isolation of proteins involved in protein quality control and proteostasis mechanisms in plants In: Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant Proteostasis Methods and Protocols., vol. 1450: Springer Protocols; 2016.
  3. Merkouropoulos G, Kapazoglou A, Drosou V, Jacobs E, Krolzig A, Papadopoulos C, Hilioti Z. Dwarf hybrids of the bioenergy crop Ricinus communis suitable for mechanized harvesting reveal differences in morpho-physiological characteristics and seed metabolic profiles. Euphytica 2016; 1-13.DOI 10.1007/s10681-016- 1702-6.
  4. Ignea C, Ioannou E, Georgantea P, Trikka FA, Athanasakoglou A, Loupassaki S, Roussis V, Makris AM, Kampranis SC: Production of the forskolin precursor 11beta-hydroxy-manoyl oxide in yeast using surrogate enzymatic activities. Microbial cell factories 2016, 15(1):46.
  5. Xanthopoulou A, Psomopoulos F, Ganopoulos I, Manioudaki M, Tsaftaris A, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Madesis P: De novo transcriptome assembly of two contrasting pumpkin cultivars. Genomics Data 2016.
  6. Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Kalivas A, Osathanunkul M, Chatzopoulou P, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: Multiplex HRM analysis as a tool for rapid molecular authentication of nine herbal teas. Food Control 2016, 60:113-116.
  7. Osathanunkul M, Suwannapoom C, Osathanunkul K, Madesis P, de Boer H: Evaluation of DNA barcoding coupled high resolution melting for discrimination of closely related species in phytopharmaceuticals. Phytomedicine 2016.
  8. Krommydas KS, Tzikalios Z, Madesis P, Bletsos FA, Mavromatis A, Roupakias DG: Development and Fertility Restoration of CMS Eggplant Lines Carrying the Cytoplasm of Solanum violaceum. Journal of Agricultural Science 2016, 8(2):10.

2015

  1. Zambounis A, Ganopoulos I, Chatzidimopoulos M, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: High-Resolution Melting approaches towards plant fungal molecular diagnostics. Phytoparasitica 2015, 43(2):265-272.
  2. Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Kalivas A, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Ralli P, Moysiadis T, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: Comparative analysis of genetic diversity in Greek Genebank collection of summer squash (Cucurbita pepo) landraces using start codon targeted (SCoT) polymorphism and ISSR markers. Australian Journal of Crop Science 2015, 9(1):14.
  3. Tsaballa A, Ganopoulos I, Timplalexi A, Aliki X, Bosmali I, Irini NO, Athanasios T, Madesis P: Molecular characterization of Greek pepper (Capsicum annuum L) landraces with neutral (ISSR) and gene-based (SCoT and EST-SSR) molecular markers. Biochem Syst Ecol 2015, 59:256-263.
  4. Osathanunkul M, Suwannapoom C, Ounjai S, Rora JA, Madesis P, de Boer H: Refining DNA Barcoding Coupled High Resolution Melting for Discrimination of 12 Closely Related Croton Species. PloS one 2015, 10(9):e0138888.
  5. Osathanunkul M, Pintakum D, Ounjai S, Madesis P, Suwannapoom C: Authenticating Thai herbal products, Boraphet: Tinospora crispa (Menispermeae) by DNA barcoding coupled with high resolution melting analysis. In: Genome: 2015: CANADIAN SCIENCE PUBLISHING, NRC RESEARCH PRESS 65 AURIGA DR, SUITE 203, OTTAWA, ON K2E 7W6, CANADA; 2015: 263-263.
  6. Osathanunkul M, Pintakum D, Ounjai S, Madesis P, Suwannapoom C: Authenticating Thai herbal products, Boraphet: Tinospora crispa (Menispermeae) by DNA barcoding coupled with high resolution melting analysis. Genome 2015, 58(5):263-263.
  7. Osathanunkul M, Madesis P, Ounjai S, Suwannapoom C, Jampeetong A: Rapid discrimination between four seagrass species using hybrid analysis. Genetics and molecular research: GMR 2015, 14(2):3957.
  8. Ntoanidou S, Kaloumenos N, Diamantidis G, Madesis P, Eleftherohorinos I: Molecular basis of Cyperus difformis cross-resistance to ALS-inhibiting herbicides. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 2015.
  9. Kissoudis C, Kalloniati C, Flemetakis E, Madesis P, Labrou NE, Tsaftaris A, Nianiou-Obeidat I: Maintenance of metabolic homeostasis and induction of cytoprotectants and secondary metabolites in alachlor-treated GmGSTU4-overexpressing tobacco plants, as resolved by metabolomics. Plant Biotechnol Rep 2015:1-10.
  10. Kissoudis C, Kalloniati C, Flemetakis E, Madesis P, Labrou NE, Tsaftaris A, Nianiou-Obeidat I: Stress-inducible GmGSTU4 shapes transgenic tobacco plants metabolome towards increased salinity tolerance. Acta Physiol Plant 2015, 37(5):1-11.
  11. Kazantzis K, Sotiropoulos T, Marnasidis S, Ganopoulos I, Xanthopoulou A, Madesis P: ‘Tsolakeiko’: A Greek Sweet Cherry Cultivar. Hortscience 2015, 50(10):1591-1592.
  12. Ioannis G, Apostolos K, Nektarios K, Aliki X, Anna M, Georgios K, Panagiotis M: Genetic diversity of Barbary fig (Opuntia ficus-indica) collection in Greece with ISSR molecular markers. Plant Gene 2015, 2:29-33.
  13. Ganopoulos I, Xanthopoulou A, Molassiotis A, Karagiannis E, Moysiadis T, Katsaris P, Aravanopoulos F, Tsaftaris A, Kalivas A, Madesis P: Mediterranean basin Ficus carica L.: from genetic diversity and structure to authentication of a Protected Designation of Origin cultivar using microsatellite markers. Trees 2015, 29(6):1959-1971.
  14. Ganopoulos I, Moysiadis T, Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulou M, Avramidou E, Aravanopoulos FA, Tani E, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Kazantzis K: Diversity of morpho-physiological traits in worldwide sweet cherry cultivars of GeneBank collection using multivariate analysis. Scientia Horticulturae 2015, 197:381-391.
  15. Cicero LL, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Piero ARL: Tobacco plants over-expressing the sweet orange tau glutathione transferases (CsGSTUs) acquire tolerance to the diphenyl ether herbicide fluorodifen and to salt and drought stresses. Phytochemistry 2015.
  16. Buddhachat K, Osathanunkul M, Madesis P, Chomdej S, Ongchai S: Authenticity analyses of Phyllanthus amarus using barcoding coupled with HRM analysis to control its quality for medicinal plant product. Gene 2015, 573(1):84-90.
  17. Avramidou E, Kapazoglou A, Aravanopoulos FA, Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Tsaballa A, Madesis P, Doulis AG, Tsaftaris A: Global DNA methylation changes in Cucurbitaceae inter-species grafting. Crop Breed Appl Biot 2015, 15(2):112-116.
  18. Abraham EM, Ganopoulos I, Giagourta P, Osathanunkul M, Bosmali I, Tsaftaris A, Papaioannou A, Madesis P: Genetic diversity of Lotus corniculatus in relation to habitat type, species composition and species diversity. Biochem Syst Ecol 2015, 63:59-67.
  19. Trikka FA, Nikolaidis A, Ignea C, Tsaballa A, Tziveleka LA, Ioannou E, Roussis V, Stea EA, Bozic D, Argiriou A et al: Combined metabolome and transcriptome profiling provides new insights into diterpene biosynthesis in S. pomifera glandular trichomes. BMC genomics 2015, 16(1):935.
  20. Zambounis A, Ganopoulos I, Chatzidimopoulos M, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: High-Resolution Melting approaches towards plant fungal molecular diagnostics. Phytoparasitica 2015, 43(2):265-272.
  21. Osathanunkul M, Madesis P, de Boer H: Bar-HRM for Authentication of Plant-Based Medicines: Evaluation of Three Medicinal Products Derived from Acanthaceae Species. Plos One 2015, 10(5).
  22. Kissoudis C, Kalloniati C, Pavli O, Flemetakis E, Madesis P, Labrou NE, Scaracis G, Tsaftaris A, Nianiou-Obeidat I: Stress-inducible GmGSTU4 shapes transgenic tobacco plants metabolome towards increased salinity tolerance (vol 37, pg 102, 2015). Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 2015, 37(7).
  23. Ignea C, Ioannou E, Georgantea P, Loupassaki S, Trikka FA, Kanellis AK, Makris AM, Roussis V, Kampranis SC: Reconstructing the chemical diversity of labdane-type diterpene biosynthesis in yeast. Metab Eng 2015, 28:91-103.
  24. Trikka FA, Nikolaidis A, Athanasakoglou A, Andreadelli A, Ignea C, Kotta K, Argiriou A, Kampranis SC, Makris AM: Iterative carotenogenic screens identify combinations of yeast gene deletions that enhance sclareol production. Microb Cell Fact 2015, 14:60.
  25. Tsaballa A, Ganopoulos I, Timplalexi A, Aliki X, Bosmali I, Irini N-O, Athanasios T, Madesis P: Molecular characterization of Greek pepper (Capsicum annuum L) landraces with neutral (ISSR) and gene-based (SCoT and EST-SSR) molecular markers. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 2015, 59:256-263.
  26. Osathanunkul M, Suwannapoom C, Singtonat S, Poomipoo N, Jampeetong A, Madesis P: Rapid analysis for the identification of the seagrass Halophila ovalis (Hydrocharitaceae). African Journal of Biotechnology 2015, 14(8):649-656.
  27. Maniatsi S, Farmaki T, Abatzopoulos TJ: The study of fkbp and ubiquitin reveals interesting aspects of Artemia stress history. Comparative biochemistry and physiology Part B, Biochemistry & molecular biology 2015.
  28. Ganopoulos I, Xanthopoulou A, Mastrogianni A, Drouzas A, Kalivas A, Bletsos F, Krommydas SK, Ralli P, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: High Resolution Melting (HRM) analysis in eggplant (Solanum melongena L.): A tool for microsatellite genotyping and molecular characterization of a Greek Genebank collection. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 2015, 58:64-71.
  29. Ganopoulos I, Xanthopoulou A, Konstantinou S, Karaoglanidis GS, Tsaliki E, Kalivas A, Madesis P: Fast and Accurate Screening of Solanum melongena With High Resolution Melting Analysis for Resistance to Fusarium Wilt. International Journal of Vegetable Science 2015(just-accepted).
  30. Cicero LL, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Piero ARL: Tobacco plants over-expressing the sweet orange tau glutathione transferases (CsGSTUs) acquire tolerance to the diphenyl ether herbicide fluorodifen and to salt and drought stresses. Phytochemistry 2015.
  31. Aravanopoulos AF, Ganopoulos I, Tsaftaris A: Population and conservation genomics in forest and fruit trees. Advances in Botanical Research 2015, In press.

2014

  1. Ignea C, Pontini M, Maffei ME, Makris AM, Kampranis SC: Engineering monoterpene production in yeast using a synthetic dominant negative geranyl diphosphate synthase. ACS Synth Biol 2014, 3:298-306.
  2. Ignea C, Trikka FA, Nikolaidis AK, Georgantea P, Ioannou E, Loupassaki S, Kefalas P, Kanellis AK, Roussis V, Makris AM, Kampranis SC: Efficient diterpene production in yeast by engineering Erg20p into a geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase. Metab Eng 2014, 27C:65-75.
  3. Avramidou E, Kapazoglou A, Aravanopoulos F, Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Tsaballa A, Madesis P, Doulis A, Tsaftaris A: Global DNA methylation changes in Cucurbitaceae inter-species grafting. Crop Breeding and Applied Biotechnology 2014.
  4. Chatzidimopoulos M, Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Vellios E, Tsaftaris A, Pappas AC: High‐resolution melting analysis for rapid detection and characterization of Botrytis cinerea phenotypes resistant to fenhexamid and boscalid. Plant Pathology 2014.
  5. Chatzidimopoulos M, Ganopoulos I, Vellios E, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Pappas AC: Development of a two‐step high‐resolution melting (HRM) analysis for screening sequence variants associated with resistance to the QoIs, benzimidazoles and dicarboximides in airborne inoculum of Botrytis cinerea. FEMS microbiology letters 2014, 360(2):126-131.
  6. Chronopoulou E, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Labrou NE: Cloning and Characterization of a Biotic-Stress-Inducible Glutathione Transferase from Phaseolus vulgaris. Applied biochemistry and biotechnology 2014, 172(2):595-609.
  7. Hilioti Z, Ganopoulos I, Bossis I, Tsaftaris A: LEC1-LIKE paralog transcription factor: how to survive extinction and fit in NF-Y protein complex. Gene 2014, 543(2):220-233.
  8. Ignea C, Ioannou E, Georgantea P, Loupassaki S, Trikka FA, Kanellis AK, Makris AM, Roussis V, Kampranis SC: Reconstructing the chemical diversity of labdane-type diterpene biosynthesis in yeast. Metabolic Engineering 2014.
  9. Kalivas A, Ganopoulos I, Xanthopoulou A, Chatzopoulou P, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: DNA barcode ITS2 coupled with high resolution melting (HRM) analysis for taxonomic identification of Sideritis species growing in Greece. Molecular biology reports 2014:1-9.
  10. Labrou NE, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P, Chronopoulou E: Cloning and Characterization of a Biotic-Stress-Inducible Glutathione Transferase from Phaseolus vulgaris. 2014.
  11. Madesis P, Abraham EM, Kalivas A, Ganopoulos I, Tsaftaris A: Genetic diversity and structure of natural Dactylis glomerata L. populations revealed by morphological and microsatellite-based (SSR/ISSR) markers. Genetics and molecular research: GMR 2014, 13(2):4226.
  12. Madesis P, Ganopoulos I, Sakaridis I, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: Advances of DNA-based methods for tracing the botanical origin of food products. Food Research International 2014, 60:163-172.
  13. Merkouropoulos G, Michailidou S, Alifragkis A, Argiriou A, Zioziou E, Koundouras S, N N: A combined approach involving ampelographic description, berry oenological traits and molecular analysis to study native grapevine varieties of Greece. Vitis 2014, Accepted.
  14. Michailidou S, Kalivas A, Ganopoulos I, Stea E, Michailidis G, Tsaftaris A, Argiriou A: A multi-farm assessment of Greek black pig genetic diversity using microsatellite molecular markers. Genetics and molecular research: GMR 2014, 13(2):2752.
  15. Mudd EA, Madesis P, Avila EM, Day A: Excision of Plastid Marker Genes Using Directly Repeated DNA Sequences. In: Chloroplast Biotechnology. Humana Press; 2014: 107-123.
  16. Mylonas PN, Giannopolitis CN, Efthimiadis PG, Menexes GC, Madesis PB, Eleftherohorinos IG: Glyphosate resistance of molecularly identified Conyza albida and Conyza bonariensis populations. Crop Protection 2014, 65:207-215.
  17. Sakaridis I, Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Argiriou A: Genotyping of Listeria monocytogenes isolates from poultry carcasses using high resolution melting (HRM) analysis. Biotechnology & Biotechnological Equipment 2014(ahead-of-print):1-5.
  18. Sakaridis I, Ganopoulos I, Soultos N, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, Argiriou A: Identification of lactic acid bacteria isolated from poultry carcasses by high-resolution melting (HRM) analysis. European Food Research and Technology 2014, 238(4):691-697.
  19. Taurino M, Abelenda JA, Rio-Alvarez I, Navarro C, Vicedo B, Farmaki T, Jimenez P, Garcia-Agustin P, Lopez-Solanilla E, Prat S et al: Jasmonate-dependent modifications of the pectin matrix during potato development function as a defense mechanism targeted by Dickeya dadantii virulence factors. Plant J 2014, 77(3):418-429.
  20. Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Kalivas A, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Ralli P, Moysiadis T, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: Comparative analysis of genetic diversity in Greek Genebank collection of summer squash (Cucurbita pepo) landraces using start codon targeted (SCoT) polymorphism and ISSR markers. Australian Journal of Crop Science 2014.
  21. Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Koubouris G, Tsaftaris A, Sergendani C, Kalivas A, Madesis P: Microsatellite high-resolution melting (SSR-HRM) analysis for genotyping and molecular characterization of an Olea europaea germplasm collection. Plant Genetic Resources 2014:1-5.
  22. Xanthopoulou A, Ganopoulos I, Tsaballa A, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Kalivas A, Tsaftaris A, Madesis P: Summer Squash Identification by High-Resolution-Melting (HRM) Analysis Using Gene-Based EST–SSR Molecular Markers. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2014, 32(2):395-405.
  23. Zambounis A, Ganopoulos I, Chatzidimopoulos M, Tsaftaris A, Madesis, Panagiotis: High Resolution Melting approaches towards plant fungal molecular diagnostics. Phytoparasitica 2014.

2013

  1. Ganopoulos I, Aravanopoulos F, Madesis P, Pasentsis K, Bosmali I, Ouzounis C, Tsaftaris A: Taxonomic identification of Mediterranean pines and their hybrids based on the high resolution melting (HRM) and trnL approaches: from cytoplasmic inheritance to timber tracing. PloS one 2013, 8(4):e60945.
  2. Ganopoulos I, Bazakos C, Madesis P, Kalaitzis P, Tsaftaris A: Barcode DNA high‐resolution melting (Bar‐HRM) analysis as a novel close‐tubed and accurate tool for olive oil forensic use. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 2013, 93(9):2281-2286.
  3. Ganopoulos I, Sakaridis I, Argiriou A, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A: A novel closed-tube method based on high resolution melting (HRM) analysis for authenticity testing and quantitative detection in Greek PDO Feta cheese. Food chemistry 2013, 141(2):835-840.
  4. Ganopoulos I, Tsaballa A, Xanthopoulou A, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A: Sweet cherry cultivar identification by high-resolution-melting (HRM) analysis using gene-based SNP markers. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2013, 31(3):763-768.
  5. Ganopoulos IV, Aravanopoulos FA, Tsaftaris A: Genetic differentiation and gene flow between wild and cultivated Prunus avium: an analysis of molecular genetic evidence at a regional scale. Plant Biosystems-An International Journal Dealing with all Aspects of Plant Biology 2013, 147(3):678-685.
  6. Kapazoglou A, Andreadis SS, Drossou V, Madesis P, Savopoulou-Soultani M, Tsaftaris AS: Cadherin Characterization and Cytochrome Oxidase (COI) HRM Analysis in Different Geographical Populations of the Mediterranean Corn Borer, Sesamia nonagrioides. Journal of Agricultural Science 2013, 6(1):p173.
  7. Kapazoglou A, Drosou V, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris AS: The study of a barley epigenetic regulator, HvDME, in seed development and under drought. BMC plant biology 2013, 13(1):172.
  8. Kapazoglou A, Drosou V, Nitsos CK, Bossis I, Tsaftaris A, Triantafyllidis K, Hilioti Z: Biofuels Get in the Fast Lane: Developments in Plant Feedstock Production and Processing. Adv Crop Sci Tech 2013, 1(117):2.
  9. Madesis P, Ganopoulos I, Bosmali I, Tsaftaris A: Barcode High Resolution Melting analysis for forensic uses in nuts: A case study on allergenic hazelnuts ( Corylus avellana ). Food Research International 2013, 50(1):351-360.
  10. Madesis P, Ganopoulos I, Tsaftaris A: Microsatellites: Evolution and contribution. In: Microsatellites. Humana Press; 2013: 1-13.
  11. Mathioudakis MM, Veiga RSL, Canto T, Medina V, Mossialos D, Makris AM, Livieratos I: Pepino mosaic virus triple gene block protein 1 (TGBp1) interacts with and increases tomato catalase 1 activity to enhance virus accumulation. Molecular plant pathology 2013, 14(6):589-601.
  12. Merkouropoulos G, Tsaftaris AS: Differential expression of Gossypium hirsutum USP-related genes, GhUSP1 and GhUSP2, during development and upon salt stress. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2013, 31(6):1539-1547.
  13. Mhadhbi H, Fotopoulos V, Mylona PV, Jebara M, Aouani ME, Polidoros AN: Alternative oxidase 1 ( Aox1 ) gene expression in roots of Medicago truncatula is a genotype-specific component of salt stress tolerance. Journal of plant physiology 2013, 170(1):111-114.
  14. Oxley D, Ktistakis N, Farmaki T: Differential isolation and identification of PI(3)P and PI(3,5)P2 binding proteins from Arabidopsis thaliana using an agarose-phosphatidylinositol-phosphate affinity chromatography. Journal of proteomics 2013, 91:580-594.
  15. Panagiotis Madesis IN-OAT: The Use of Highly Specific GSTs towards the Development of Stress Tolerant Transgenic Plants: Nova Science Publishers; 2013.
  16. Roberts K, Merkouropoulos G, Shirsat AH: Identification of promoter regions in the Arabidopsis thaliana atExt1 extensin gene controlling late responses to wounding and pathogen attack. Biologia Plantarum 2013, 57(2):341-350.
  17. Sakaridis I, Ganopoulos I, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: High resolution melting analysis for quantitative detection of bovine milk in pure water buffalo mozzarella and other buffalo dairy products. International Dairy Journal 2013, 28(1):32-35.
  18. Sakaridis I, Ganopoulos I, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: A fast and accurate method for controlling the correct labeling of products containing buffalo meat using High Resolution Melting (HRM) analysis. Meat science 2013, 94(1):84-88.
  19. Tsaballa A, Athanasiadis C, Pasentsis K, Ganopoulos I, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Tsaftaris A: Molecular studies of inheritable grafting induced changes in pepper ( Capsicum annuum ) fruit shape. Scientia Horticulturae 2013, 149:2-8.
  20. Tsaftaris A, Pasentsis K, Argiriou A: Cloning and Characterization of FLOWERING LOCUS T-Like Genes from the Perennial Geophyte Saffron Crocus (Crocus sativus). Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2013, 31(6):1558-1568.

2012

  1. Bosmali I, Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A: Microsatellite and DNA-barcode regions typing combined with High Resolution Melting (HRM) analysis for food forensic uses: A case study on lentils ( Lens culinaris ). Food Research International 2012, 46(1):141-147.
  2. Bousios A, Kourmpetis YAI, Pavlidis P, Minga E, Tsaftaris A, Darzentas N: The turbulent life of Sirevirus retrotransposons and the evolution of the maize genome: more than ten thousand elements tell the story. The Plant Journal 2012, 69(3):475-488.
  3. Ganopoulos I, Aravanopoulos F, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: Genome and population dynamics under selection and neutrality: an example of S-allele diversity in wild cherry (Prunus avium L.). Tree Genetics & Genomes 2012, 8(6):1181-1190.
  4. Ganopoulos I, Bosmali I, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A: Microsatellite genotyping with HRM (High Resolution Melting) analysis for identification of the PGI common bean variety Plake Megalosperma Prespon. European Food Research and Technology 2012, 234(3):501-508.
  5. Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Darzentas N, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: Barcode High Resolution Melting (Bar-HRM) analysis for detection and quantification of PDO “Fava Santorinis”( Lathyrus clymenum ) adulterants. Food Chemistry 2012, 133(2):505-512.
  6. Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A: Universal ITS2 barcoding DNA region coupled with high-resolution melting (HRM) analysis for seed authentication and adulteration testing in leguminous forage and pasture species. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2012, 30(6):1322-1328.
  7. Ganopoulos I, Madesis P, Zambounis A, Tsaftaris A: High‐resolution melting analysis allowed fast and accurate closed‐tube genotyping of Fusarium oxysporum formae speciales complex. FEMS microbiology letters 2012, 334(1):16-21.
  8. Ignea C, Trikka FA, Kourtzelis I, Argiriou A, Kanellis AK, Kampranis SC, Makris AM: Positive genetic interactors of HMG2 identify a new set of genetic perturbations for improving sesquiterpene production in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Microb Cell Fact 2012, 11:162.
  9. Kapazoglou A, Engineer C, Drosou V, Kalloniati C, Tani E, Tsaballa A, Kouri ED, Ganopoulos I, Flemetakis E, Tsaftaris AS: The study of two barley Type I-like MADS-box genes as potential targets of epigenetic regulation during seed development. BMC plant biology 2012, 12(1):166.
  10. Karali D, Oxley D, Runions J, Ktistakis N, Farmaki T: The Arabidopsis thaliana immunophilin ROF1 directly interacts with PI (3) P and PI (3, 5) P2 and affects germination under osmotic stress. PloS one 2012, 7(11):e48241.
  11. Lazaridou M, Kostopoulou P, Karatassiou M, Merkouropoulos G: Comparative investigation of physiological responses of field-grown alfalfa and tall fescue to cutting under different water regimes. African Journal of Range & Forage Science 2012, 29(3):147-152.
  12. Madesis P, Ganopoulos I, Anagnostis A, Tsaftaris A: The application of Bar-HRM (Barcode DNA-High Resolution Melting) analysis for authenticity testing and quantitative detection of bean crops (Leguminosae) without prior DNA purification. Food Control 2012, 25(2):576-582.
  13. Madesis P, Ganopoulos I, Ralli P, Tsaftaris A: Barcoding the major Mediterranean leguminous crops by combining universal chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequence targets. Genet Mol Res 2012, 11:2548-2558.
  14. Merkouropoulos G, Shirsat AH: Histochemical map of the ectopic expression of the Arabidopsis atExt1 extensin gene in transgenic tobacco. Genet Mol Res 2012, 11:1830-1840.
  15. Michailidis G, Avdi M, Argiriou A: Transcriptional profiling of antimicrobial peptides avian β-defensins in the chicken ovary during sexual maturation and in response to Salmonella enteritidis infection. Research in veterinary science 2012, 92(1):60-65.
  16. Papaefthimiou D, Kapazoglou A, Tsaftaris AS: Cloning and characterization of SOC1 homologs in barley (Hordeum vulgare) and their expression during seed development and in response to vernalization. Physiologia plantarum 2012, 146(1):71-85.
  17. Papaefthimiou D, Tsaftaris AS: Characterization of a drought inducible trithorax-like H3K4 methyltransferase from barley. Biologia Plantarum 2012, 56(4):683-692.
  18. Papaefthimiou D, Tsaftaris AS: Significant induction by drought of HvPKDM7-1, a gene encoding a jumonji-like histone demethylase homologue in barley (H. vulgare). Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 2012, 34(3):1187-1198.
  19. Tsaballa A, Pasentsis K, Tsaftaris AS: Τhe role of a gibberellin 20-oxidase gene in fruit development in pepper (Capsicum annuum). Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2012, 30(3):556-565.
  20. Tsaftaris A, Pasentsis K, Kalivas A, Michailidou S, Madesis P, Argiriou A: Isolation of a CENTRORADIALIS/TERMINAL FLOWER1 homolog in saffron (Crocus sativus L.): characterization and expression analysis. Molecular biology reports 2012, 39(8):7899-7910.
  21. Tsaftaris AS, Pasentsis K, Madesis P, Argiriou A: Sequence characterization and expression analysis of three APETALA2-like genes from saffron crocus. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2012, 30(2):443-452.
  22. Varvogli AAC, Fylaktakidou KC, Farmaki T, Stefanakis JG, Koumbis AE: Versatile Synthesis of 1‐O‐(ω‐Aminolauryl)‐I (4, 5) P2. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 2012, 2012(29):5855-5862.
  23. Zambounis AG, Kalamaki MS, Tani EE, Paplomatas EJ, Tsaftaris AS: Expression analysis of defense-related genes in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) after Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum infection and following chemical elicitation using a salicylic acid analog and methyl jasmonate. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 2012, 30(1):225-234.

2011

  1. Chronopoulou E, Axarli I, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Madesis P, Tsaftaris A, E Labrou N: Structure and antioxidant catalytic function of plant glutathione transferases. Current Chemical Biology 2011, 5(1):64-74.
  2. Ganopoulos I, Aravanopoulos FA, Argiriou A, Kalivas A, Tsaftaris A: Is the genetic diversity of small scattered forest tree populations at the southern limits of their range more prone to stochastic events? A wild cherry case study by microsatellite-based markers. Tree Genetics & Genomes 2011, 7(6):1299-1313.
  3. Ganopoulos I, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: Microsatellite high resolution melting (SSR-HRM) analysis for authenticity testing of protected designation of origin (PDO) sweet cherry products. Food Control 2011, 22(3):532-541.
  4. Ganopoulos I, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris A: Adulterations in Basmati rice detected quantitatively by combined use of microsatellite and fragrance typing with High Resolution Melting (HRM) analysis. Food Chemistry 2011, 129(2):652-659.
  5. Ganopoulos I, Merkouropoulos G, Pantazis S, Tsipouridis C, Tsaftaris A: Assessing molecular and morpho-agronomical diversity and identification of ISSR markers associated with fruit traits in quince (Cydonia oblonga). Genet Mol Res 2011, 10(4):2729-2746.
  6. Ganopoulos IV, Kazantzis K, Chatzicharisis I, Karayiannis I, Tsaftaris AS: Genetic diversity, structure and fruit trait associations in Greek sweet cherry cultivars using microsatellite based (SSR/ISSR) and morpho-physiological markers. Euphytica 2011, 181(2):237-251.
  7. Gisby MF, Mellors P, Madesis P, Ellin M, Laverty H, O’Kane S, Ferguson MWJ, Day A: A synthetic gene increases TGFβ3 accumulation by 75‐fold in tobacco chloroplasts enabling rapid purification and folding into a biologically active molecule. Plant biotechnology journal 2011, 9(5):618-628.
  8. Ignea C, Cvetkovic I, Loupassaki S, Kefalas P, Johnson CB, Kampranis SC, Makris AM: Improving yeast strains using recyclable integration cassettes, for the production of plant terpenoids. Microb Cell Fact 2011, 10(4):1-18.
  9. Kapazoglou A, Tsaftaris A: Epigenetic Chromatin Regulators as Mediators of Abiotic Stress Responses in Cereals. 2011.
  10. Madesis P, Konstantinidou E, Tsaftaris A, Nianiou-Obeidat I: Micropropagation and shoot regeneration of Cistus creticus ssp. Creticus. 2011.
  11. Mhadhbi H, Fotopoulos V, Mylona PV, Jebara M, Elarbi Aouani M, Polidoros AN: Antioxidant gene–enzyme responses in Medicago truncatula genotypes with different degree of sensitivity to salinity. Physiologia plantarum 2011, 141(3):201-214.
  12. Rajawat Y, Hilioti Z, Bossis I: Retinoic acid induces autophagosome maturation through redistribution of the cation-independent mannose-6-phosphate receptor. Antioxidants & redox signaling 2011, 14(11):2165-2177.
  13. Tani E, Tsaballa A, Stedel C, Kalloniati C, Papaefthimiou D, Polidoros A, Darzentas N, Ganopoulos I, Flemetakis E, Katinakis P: The study of a SPATULA-like bHLH transcription factor expressed during peach (Prunus persica) fruit development. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 2011, 49(6):654-663.
  14. Tsaballa A, Pasentsis K, Darzentas N, Tsaftaris AS: Multiple evidence for the role of an Ovate-like gene in determining fruit shape in pepper. BMC plant biology 2011, 11(1):46.
  15. Tsaftaris A, Pasentsis K, Makris A, Darzentas N, Polidoros A, Kalivas A, Argiriou A: The study of the E-class SEPALLATA3 -like MADS-box genes in wild-type and mutant flowers of cultivated saffron crocus ( Crocus sativus L.) and its putative progenitors. Journal of plant physiology 2011, 168(14):1675-1684.

2010

  1. Avramidou E, Ganopoulos IV, Aravanopoulos FA: DNA fingerprinting of elite Greek wild cherry (Prunus avium L.) genotypes using microsatellite markers. Forestry 2010, 83(5):527-533.
  2. Benekos K, Kissoudis C, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Labrou N, Madesis P, Kalamaki M, Makris A, Tsaftaris A: Overexpression of a specific soybean Gm GSTU4 isoenzyme improves diphenyl ether and chloroacetanilide herbicide tolerance of transgenic tobacco plants. Journal of biotechnology 2010, 150(1):195-201.
  3. Bousios A, Darzentas N, Tsaftaris A, Pearce SR: Highly conserved motifs in non-coding regions of Sirevirus retrotransposons: the key for their pattern of distribution within and across plants? Bmc Genomics 2010, 11(1):89.
  4. Chatzopoulou FM, Makris AM, Argiriou A, Degenhardt J, Kanellis AK: EST analysis and annotation of transcripts derived from a trichome-specific cDNA library from Salvia fruticosa. Plant cell reports 2010, 29(5):523-534.
  5. Darzentas N, Bousios A, Apostolidou V, Tsaftaris AS: MASiVE: Mapping and Analysis of SireVirus Elements in plant genome sequences. Bioinformatics 2010, 26(19):2452-2454.
  6. Demetriou K, Kapazoglou A, Bladenopoulos K, Tsaftaris AS: Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: II. Characterization and expression analysis of the HDA1 family of barley histone deacetylases during development and in response to jasmonic acid. Plant molecular biology reporter 2010, 28(1):9-21.
  7. Ganopoulos IV, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris AS: Determination of self-incompatible genotypes in 21 cultivated sweet cherry cultivars in Greece and implications for orchard cultivation. The journal of horticultural science & biotechnology 2010, 85(5):444.
  8. Ganopoulos IV, Avramidou E, Fasoula DA, Diamantidis G, Aravanopoulos FA: Assessing inter-and intra-cultivar variation in Greek Prunus avium by SSR markers. Plant Genetic Resources 2010, 8(03):242-248.
  9. Kalivas A, Pasentsis K, Argiriou A, Darzentas N, Tsaftaris AS: famRCA-RACE: a rolling circle amplification race for isolating a family of homologous cDNAs in one reaction and its application to obtain nac genes transcription factors from crocus (Crocus sativus) flower. Preparative biochemistry & biotechnology 2010, 40(3):177-187.
  10. Kalivas A, Pasentsis K, Argiriou A, Tsaftaris AS: Isolation, characterization, and expression analysis of an NAP-like cDNA from Crocus (Crocus sativus L.). Plant molecular biology reporter 2010, 28(4):654-663.
  11. Kapazoglou A, Tondelli A, Papaefthimiou D, Ampatzidou H, Francia E, Stanca MA, Bladenopoulos K, Tsaftaris AS: Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: IV. The study of barley polycomb group (PcG) genes during seed development and in response to external ABA. BMC plant biology 2010, 10(1):73.
  12. Kargiotidou A, Kappas I, Tsaftaris A, Galanopoulou D, Farmaki T: Cold acclimation and low temperature resistance in cotton: Gossypium hirsutum phospholipase Dalpha isoforms are differentially regulated by temperature and light. J Exp Bot 2010, 61(11):2991-3002.
  13. Madesis P, Osathanunkul M, Georgopoulou U, Gisby MF, Mudd EA, Nianiou I, Tsitoura P, Mavromara P, Tsaftaris A, Day A: A hepatitis C virus core polypeptide expressed in chloroplasts detects anti-core antibodies in infected human sera. Journal of biotechnology 2010, 145(4):377-386.
  14. Michailidis G, Argiriou A, Avdi M: Expression of chicken zygote arrest 1 (Zar1) and Zar1-like genes during sexual maturation and embryogenesis. Veterinary research communications 2010, 34(2):173-184.
  15. Papaefthimiou D, Likotrafiti E, Kapazoglou A, Bladenopoulos K, Tsaftaris A: Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: III. Isolation and characterization of the barley GNAT-MYST family of histone acetyltransferases and responses to exogenous ABA. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 2010, 48(2):98-107.

2009

  1. Tsaftaris A, Pasentzis K, Argiriou A: Rolling circle amplification of genomic templates for inverse PCR (RCA–GIP): a method for 5′-and 3′-genome walking without anchoring. Biotechnology letters 2010, 32(1):157-161.
  2. Akritidis P, Mylona PV, Tsaftaris AS, Polidoros AN: Genetic diversity assessment in Greek Medicago truncatula genotypes using microsatellite markers. Biologia Plantarum 2009, 53(2):343-346.
  3. Chatzidimitriadou K, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Madesis P, Perl-Treves R, Tsaftaris A: Expression of SOD transgene in pepper confer stress tolerance and improve shoot regeneration. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 2009, 12(4):7-8.
  4. Demetriou K, Kapazoglou A, Tondelli A, Francia E, Stanca MA, Bladenopoulos K, Tsaftaris AS: Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: I. Cloning, mapping and expression analysis of the plant specific HD2 family of histone deacetylases from barley, during seed development and after hormonal treatment. Physiologia plantarum 2009, 136(3):358-368.
  5. Kalamaki MS, Alexandrou D, Lazari D, Merkouropoulos G, Fotopoulos V, Pateraki I, Aggelis A, Carrillo-López A, Rubio-Cabetas MJ, Kanellis AK: Over-expression of a tomato N-acetyl-L-glutamate synthase gene (SlNAGS1) in Arabidopsis thaliana results in high ornithine levels and increased tolerance in salt and drought stresses. Journal of experimental botany 2009:erp072.
  6. Kalamaki MS, Merkouropoulos G, Kanellis AK: Can ornithine accumulation modulate abiotic stress tolerance in Arabidopsis. Plant Signal Behav 2009, 4:1099-1101.
  7. Maniatsi S, Kappas I, Baxevanis AD, Farmaki T, Abatzopoulos TJ: Sharp phylogeographic breaks and patterns of genealogical concordance in the brine shrimp Artemia franciscana. International journal of molecular sciences 2009, 10(12):5455-5470.
  8. Michailidis G, Argiriou A, Darzentas N, Tsaftaris A: Analysis of xyloglucan endotransglycosylase/hydrolase (XTH) genes from allotetraploid ( Gossypium hirsutum ) cotton and its diploid progenitors expressed during fiber elongation. Journal of plant physiology 2009, 166(4):403-416.
  9. Michailidis G, Kalivas A, Avdi M, Argiriou A: Expression and characterisation of the maternal factor Zygote arrest 1 (Zar1) gene in chicken tissues and embryos. Journal of Biological Research 2009, 11:21-27.
  10. Tani E, Polidoros AN, Flemetakis E, Stedel C, Kalloniati C, Demetriou K, Katinakis P, Tsaftaris AS: Characterization and expression analysis of AGAMOUS -like, SEEDSTICK -like, and SEPALLATA -like MADS-box genes in peach ( Prunus persica ) fruit. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 2009, 47(8):690-700.

2008

  1. Akritidis P, Pasentsis K, Tsaftaris AS, Mylona PV, Polidoros AN: Identification of unknown genetically modified material admixed in conventional cotton seed and development of an event-specific detection method. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 2008, 11(2):76-83.
  2. Amari F, Fettouche A, Samra MA, Kefalas P, Kampranis SC, Makris AM: Antioxidant small molecules confer variable protection against oxidative damage in yeast mutants. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2008, 56(24):11740-11751.
  3. Argiriou A, Michailidis G, Tsaftaris AS: Characterization and expression analysis of TERMINAL FLOWER1 homologs from cultivated alloteraploid cotton ( Gossypium hirsutum ) and its diploid progenitors. Journal of plant physiology 2008, 165(15):1636-1646.
  4. Karayiannis I, Thomidis T, Tsaftaris A: Inheritance of resistance to Plum pox virus in apricot (Prunus armeniaca L.). Tree Genetics & Genomes 2008, 4(2):143-148.
  5. Kargiotidou A, Deli D, Galanopoulou D, Tsaftaris A, Farmaki T: Low temperature and light regulate delta 12 fatty acid desaturases (FAD2) at a transcriptional level in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum). Journal of experimental botany 2008, 59(8):2043-2056.
  6. Merkouropoulos G, Andreasson E, Hess D, Boller T, Peck SC: An Arabidopsis protein phosphorylated in response to microbial elicitation, AtPHOS32, is a substrate of MAP kinases 3 and 6. Journal of Biological Chemistry 2008, 283(16):10493-10499.
  7. Nianiou I, Kalantidis K, Madesis P, Georgopoulou U, Mavromara P, Tsaftaris A: Expression of an HCV core antigen coding gene in tobacco (N. tabacum L.). Preparative biochemistry & biotechnology 2008, 38(4):411-421.
  8. Tsaftaris AS, Polidoros AN, Kapazoglou A, Tani E, Kovacˇevic NM: Epigenetics and plant breeding. Plant Breeding Reviews 2008, 30:49.

2007

  1. Farmaki T, Sanmartín M, Jiménez P, Paneque M, Sanz C, Vancanneyt G, León J, Sánchez-Serrano JJ: Differential distribution of the lipoxygenase pathway enzymes within potato chloroplasts. Journal of experimental botany 2007, 58(3):555-568.
  2. Kalivas A, Pasentsis K, Polidoros AN, Tsaftaris AS: Heterotopic expression of B-class floral homeotic genes PISTILLATA/GLOBOSA supports a modified model for crocus (Crocus sativus L.) flower formation: Full Length Research paper. Mitochondrial DNA 2007, 18(2):120-130.
  3. Kamburov A, Goldovsky L, Freilich S, Kapazoglou A, Kunin V, Enright AJ, Tsaftaris A, Ouzounis CA: Denoising inferred functional association networks obtained by gene fusion analysis. BMC genomics 2007, 8(1):460.
  4. Mylona PV, Polidoros AN, Scandalios JG: Antioxidant gene responses to ROS-generating xenobiotics in developing and germinated scutella of maize. Journal of experimental botany 2007, 58(6):1301-1312.
  5. Tani E, Polidoros AN, Tsaftaris AS: Characterization and expression analysis of FRUITFULL-and SHATTERPROOF-like genes from peach (Prunus persica) and their role in split-pit formation. Tree physiology 2007, 27(5):649-659.
  6. Tsaftaris AS, Polidoros AN, Pasentsis K, Kalivas A: Cloning, structural characterization, and phylogenetic analysis of flower MADS-box genes from crocus (Crocus sativus L.). The Scientific World Journal 2007, 7:1047-1062.

2006

  1. Zambounis AG, Paplomatas E, Tsaftaris AS: Intergenic spacer-RFLP analysis and direct quantification of Australian Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vasinfectum isolates from soil and infected cotton tissues. Plant Disease 2007, 91(12):1564-1573.
  2. Polidoros AN, Pasentsis K, Tsaftaris AS: Rolling circle amplification-RACE: a method for simultaneous isolation of 5′and 3′cDNA ends from amplified cDNA templates. Biotechniques 2006, 41(1):35.
  3. Tsaftaris AS, Polidoros AN, Pasentsis K, Kalivas A: Tepal formation and expression pattern of B-class paleo AP3- like MADS-box genes in crocus ( Crocus sativus L.). Plant science 2006, 170(2):238-246.

2005

  1. Athanasiadou R, Polidoros AN, Mermigka G, Nianiou-Obeidat I, Tsaftaris AS: Differential expression of CmPP16 homologues in pumpkin (Curcurbita maxima), winter squash (C. moschata) and their interspecific hybrid. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology 2005, 80(5):643-649.
  2. Polidoros AN, Mylona PV, Pasentsis K, Scandalios JG, Tsaftaris AS: The maize alternative oxidase 1a (Aox1a) gene is regulated by signals related to oxidative stress. Redox Report 2005, 10(2):71-78.
  3. Tsaftaris AS, Pasentsis K, Polidoros AN: Isolation of a differentially spliced C-type flower specific AG-like MADS-box gene from Crocus sativus and characterization of its expression. Biologia plantarum 2005, 49(4):499-504.
  4. Tsaftaris AS, Pasentsis K, Iliopoulos I, Polidoros AN: Isolation of three homologous AP1 -like MADS-box genes in crocus ( Crocus sativus L.) and characterization of their expression. Plant Science 2004, 166(5):1235-1243.