Department of Biology

Alan M. Jones Selected References

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Ghusinga KR, AM, Elston TC, Jones AM (2021) Towards resolution of a paradox in plant G-protein signaling. Plant Physiology (accepted)

Maruta N, Trusov Y, Urano D, Chakravorty D, Assmann SM, Jones AM, Botella JR (2021) GTP binding by Arabidopsis extra-large G protein 2 is not essential for its functions. Plant Physiology 186(2):1240-1253

Ghusinga, K, Jones, RD, Jones, AM, Elston, TC, Molecular switch architecture determines response properties of signaling pathways. (2021) Proc. Natl Acad. Sci. 8:e2013401118 doi.10.1073/pnas.2013401118 (PDF)

Ross-Elliott, TJ, Watkins J, Shan X, Lou F, Dreyer B, Tunc-Ozdemire M, Jia H, Yang J, Wu L, Trusov Y, Krysan P, Jones AM (2021) Differential regulation of G protein signaling in Arabidopsis through two distinct pathways that internalize AtRGS1. Science Signaling 14: eabe-4090 (PDF)

Ghusinga, KR, Predes, F, Jones AM, Colaneri AC (2021) Reported differences in the flg22 response of the null mutation of AtRGS1 correlates with fixed genetic variation in the background of Col-0 isolates. Plant Signaling and Behavior Article 1878685 Accepted 13 Jan 2021, Published online: 31 Jan 2021


Yan, C, Cannon, AE Keereetaweep, J, Khan, BR, Jones, AM, Blancaflor, EB Azad, RK, Chapman, KD (2020) An intact heterotrimeric G-protein complex is required for the N-acylethanolamine-induced, transcriptionally-mediated chloroplast responses in developing Arabidopsis seedlings. Plant Physiology 184:459-477


Lou, F, Abramyan, TM, Jia, H, Tropsha, A, and Alan M. Jones (2019) An atypical heterotrimericGα protein has substantially reduced nucleotide binding but retains nucleotide-independent interactions with its cognate RGS protein and Gβγ dimer. J. Biological and Structural Dynamics Dec 23;1-15 (PDF)

Jia, H, Song, G, Werth, EG, Walley, JW, Hicks, LM and Jones, AM 2019 Receptor-like kinase phosphorylation of Arabidopsis heterotrimeric G-Protein Gα -Subunit AtGPA1 Proteomics (accepted) DOI: 10.1002/pmic.201900265 (featured on the Journal cover) (PDF)

Urano D, Leong R, Wu TY, Miura K, Jones AM Quantitative morphological phenomics of rice G protein mutants portend autoimmunity disease. Developmental Biology 457: 83-90

Biswal AK, McConnell EW, Werth EG, Lo S-F, Yu S-M, Hicks LM, Jones AM (2019) The nucleotide-dependent interactome of rice heterotrimeric G-protein subunit. Proteomics 1800385 (PDF)

Escudero, V. Torres, MA, Delgado, M, Sopeña-Torres, S, Swami, S, Morales, J, Muñoz-Barrios, A, Mélida, H, Jones, AM, Jordá, L, Molina A (2019) Mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatase 1 (MKP1) negatively regulates the production of reactive oxygen species during Arabidopsis immune responses. The Plant Journal 32(4):464-478. (PDF)


Song G, Brachova L, Nikolau BJ, Jones AM, Walley JW (2018) Heterotrimeric G-protein-dependent phosphoproteome in unstimulated Arabidopsis roots. J. Proteome Nov 8:e1800323 (PDF)

Khin M, Jones AM, Cech NB, Caesar LK Phytochemical analysis and antimicrobial antimicrobial efficacy of Macleaya cordata against extensively drug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Nat Prod Comm 13(11):1479-1483

Escudero, V. Torres, MA, Delgado, M, Sopeña-Torres, S, Swami, S, Morales, J, Muñoz-Barrios, A, Mélida, H, Jones, AM, Jordá, L, Molina A Mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatase 1 (MKP1) negatively regulates the production of reactive oxygen species during Arabidopsis immune responses. (accepted)

Liang Y, Zhao X, Jones AM, GaoY G (2018) proteins sculp root architecture in response tonitrogen in rice and Arabidopsis. Plant Science 274: 129-136

Tunc-Ozdemir, M., Liao, K-L, Jones, AM (2018) Long-distance communication in Arabidopsis involving a self-activating G protein. Plant Direct Feb 26 (PDF)


Li, B, Urano, D, Mowrey, DD, Dokholyan, NV, Torres, MP, Jones, AM (2017) Tyrosine phosphorylation switching of a G protein substrate. J. Biol Chem. 293(13): 4752-4766.

Liao K-L, Melvin, CE, Sozzani R, Jones RD, Elston TC, Jones AM (2017) Dose-Duration Reciprocity for G protein activation: Modulation of kinase to substrate ratio alters cell signaling. PLoS One 12, e0190000 (PDF)

Escudero, V Jordá, J, Sopeña-Torres, S, Mélida, H, Muñoz-Barrios, A, Swami, S, Alexander, D, McKee, LS, Sánchez-Vallet, A, Bulone, V, Jones, AM, Molina, A (2017) Alteration of cell wall xylan acetylation triggers defensive responses that counterbalance the immune deficiencies of plants impaired in the β subunit of the heterotrimeric G protein. Plant Journal 92(3):386-399. (PDF)

Tunc-Ozdemir, M, Li, B, Jaiswal, DK, Urano, D, Jones, AM, Torres, MP (2017) Predicted functional implications of phosphorylation of regulator of G protein signaling protein in plants. Front Plant Sci. 8:1456 (PDF)

Liang, Y, Gao, Y, Jones, AM (2017) Extra Large G-protein interactome reveals multiple stress response function and partner-dependent XLG subcellular localization. Frontiers in Plant Sci. (PDF)

Tunc-Ozdemir, M Jones AM (2017) BRL3 and AtRGS1 cooperate to fine tune growth inhibition and ROS activation. PLoS ONE 12(5):e0177400. (PDF)

Liang, Y, Urano, D, Gao, Y, Hedrick, TL, Jones, AM (2017) A nondestructive method to estimate the chlorophyll content of Arabidopsis seedlings. Plant Methods 13:26. doi: 10.1186/s13007-017-0174-6

Tunc-Ozdemir, M, Jones, AM (2017) Ligand-induced dynamics of a heterotrimeric G protein-coupled receptor kinase complex. PLoS ONE 12: e0171854 (PDF)

Liao, K-L, Jones, RD, McCarter, P, Tunc-Ozdemir, M, Draper, JA,Elston, TC, Kramer, D, Jones, AM (2017) A shadow detector for photosynthesis efficiency. J. Theoret. Biol. 414:231-244 (PDF)


Mudgil, Y, Karve, A, Teixeira, PJPL, Colaneri, A, Yang, J, Jiang, K, Tunc-Ozdemir, M, and Jones, AM Photosynthate regulation of the root system architecture mediated by the heterotrimeric G protein complex. Frontiers in Plant Sciences 7: article 1255 (PDF)

Urano, D, Maruta, N, Trusov, Y, Stoian, R, Liang, Y, Jaiswal, DK, Thung, L, Botella, JR, and Jones, AM (2016) Saltatory evolution of the heterotrimeric G protein signaling mechanisms in the plant kingdom. Science Signaling. Vol 9, Issue 446 20 September 2016 (PDF)

Tunc-Ozdemir, M, Urano, D, Jaiswal, DK, Clouse, SD, Jones, AM (2016) Direct activation of a heterotrimeric G protein by a receptor kinase complex. J. Biol Chem. 291: 13918-13925 [PDF]

Li, B, Makino,S, Beebe, ET, Urano, D, Aceti, DJ, Misenheimer, TM, Peters, J, Fox, BG, Jones, AM (2016) Cell-free translation and purification of Arabidopsis thaliana Regulator of G Protein Signaling 1. Protein Expression and Purification. (in press) [PDF]


Jaiswal, DK, Werth, EG, McConnel, EW, Hicks, LM, Jones, AM 2015 Time-dependent, glucose-regulated Arabidopsis Regulator of G-protein Signaling 1 network. Curr. Plant Biol. (on-line 23Dec2015) [PDF]

Huang J-P, Tunc-Ozdemir M, Chang Y and Jones AM (2015) Functional Overlap between AtRGS1- and AtHXK1-dependent sugar signaling in Arabidopsis. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13;6:851. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00851 [PDF]

Urano, D, Jackson, D and Jones AM (2015) A null G protein alpha mutation confers prolificacy in maize. J. Expt Botany. doi :10.1093/jxb/erv215 [PDF]

Urano, D, Dong, T, Bennetzen, JL, Jones, AM (2015) Allele fixation by co-evolution of signaling partners. Mol Biol. Evol. [PDF]

Urano, D, Czarnecki, O, Wang, X, *Jones, AM, Chen, J-G (2015) Arabidopsis RACK1 phosphorylation by WNK8 kinase. Plant Physiol. 167: 507–516 *corresponding author [PDF]

Wolfenstetter, S Chakravorty, D, Kula, R, Urano, D, Trusov, Y, Sheahan, MB, McCurdy, DW, Assmann, SM, *Jones, AM, Botella, JR (2015) Evidence for an unusual transmembrane configuration of AGG3, a class C Gγ subunit, of Arabidopsis. Plant Journal [PDF]


Urano, D, Colaneri, A, Jones, AM Gα modulates salt-induced cellular senescence and cell division in rice and maize. J. Expt Botany 65: 6553–6561 [PDF]

Urano, D and Jones AM Heterotrimeric G protein-coupled signaling in plants. Ann Rev Plant Biol. 65:365-384 [PDF]

Colaneri, AC, Tunc-Ozdemir, M, Huang, JP, Jones, AM G protein couples saline stress and shoot growth in Arabidopsis. BMC Plant Biology 14:129 [PDF]

Montgomery, ER, Temple, BRS, Booker, BK, Martin, JW, Smolski, WC, Rogers, SL, Jones, AM and Meigs, TE (2014) Class-distinctive residues of Ga12 necessary for Hsp90-dependent mitogenic signaling. Molecular Pharmacology 85:586-597. [PDF]

Fu, Y, Lim, S, Urano, D, Phan, NG, Elston, TC, Jones, AM Reciprocal encoding of signal intensity and duration in the glucose-sensing circuit Cell 156: 1084-1095. [PDF]

Xu, T., Dai, N., Nagawa, S., Chen, J., Cao,M., Zhou, Z., Li, H., Jones, AM, Patterson, S, Bleecker, AB, and Yang, Z The ABP1-TMK complex perceives auxin that activates ROP GTPase signaling pathways. Science 343: 1025-1029. [PDF]


Urano, D Chen, J-G Botella, JR and Jones AM Heterotrimeric G protein signaling in the plant kingdom. Open Biology Mar 27;3(3):120186. doi: 10.1098/rsob.120186 [PDF]

Lorek, Justine; Griebel, Thomas; Jones, Alan; Panstruga (2013) The role of Arabidopsis heterotrimeric G-protein subunits in MLO2 function and MAMP-triggered immunity. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 25: 991-1003.

Colaneri, A, Jones AM (2013) Genome-wide quantitative identification of DNA differentially methylated sites in Arabidopsis seedlings grown at different water potential. PLoS One 8(4):e59878. [PDF]

Bradford,W., Buckholz, A., Morton, J., Price, C., Jones, AM, Urano D. (2013) Ancestral regulation of eukaryotic G protein signaling. Science Signaling [PDF] (Cover Feature)

Thung, L., Chakravorty, D., Trusov, Y., Jones, AM, Botella JR (2013) Signaling specificity provided by the Arabidopsis thaliana heterotrimeric G-protein gamma subunits AGG1 and AGG2 is partially but not exclusively provided through transcriptional regulation. PLoS One 8(3):e58503. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0058503. [PDF]


Bates GW, Rosenthal DM, Sun J, Chattopadhyay M, Peffer E, Jing Yang, Ort DR, Jones AM (2012) A comparative study of the Arabidopsis thaliana guard-cell transcriptome and its modulation by sucrose. PLoS ONE 7 (11): e49641. [PDF]

Phan, N., Urano, D., Jones AM (2012) Endocytosis of plant 7TM-RGS proteins in sugar mediated responses. Plant Signal Behav. eLocation ID: e22814.

Urano, D., Phan, N., Jones, JC, Yang, J., Huang, J., Grigston, J., Taylor, JP., Jones, AM (2012) Endocytosis of seven-transmembrane RGS protein activates G-coupled signaling in Arabidopsis. Nature Cell Biology 14: 1079-1088. [PDF]

Fox, A.R., Soto, GC, Jones, AM, Casal, JJ, Muschietti, JP, Mazzella, MA (2012) Phenotypic convergence of cryptochrome 1 and heterotrimeric G alpha subunit mutants in Arabidopsis Plant Cell Physiol. 80: 315-324. [PDF]

Gupta, A., Singh, M., Jones, AM, Laxmi, A. (2012) Glucose-hormone interaction in controlling hypocotyl directional growth in Arabidopsis: a complex trait. Plant Physiology 159 (4):1463-76. [PDF] [PubMed]

Booker FL, Burkey KO, Jones AM. (2012) Re-evaluating the role of ascorbic acid and phenolic glycosides in ozone scavenging in the leaf apoplast of Arabidopsis thaliana L. Plant Cell, Environ. 35: 1456–1466. [PDF]

Booker, F., Burkey, K., Morgan, P., Fiscus, E., and Jones, AM (2012) Sinapoyl malate, kaempferol glycoside and ascorbic acid responses to ozone in the leaf apoplast of Arabidopsis thaliana L. Plant, Cell, Environ. 35: 1456-1466.

Jiang, K., Frick-Cheng, A., Trusov, Y., Rosenthal, D., Sun, JD., Botella, JR., Molina, A., Ort D., Jones, AM Dissecting Arabidopsis Gb signal transduction on the protein surface. Plant Physiol. 159 (3): 975-983. [PDF] (Cover Feature)

Urano, D., Jones, JC, Wang, H., Matthews, M., Bradford, W., Bennetzen, JL, Jones AM (2012) G protein activation without a GEF in the plant kingdom. PLoS Genetics 8:e1002756. [PDF]

Jones, JC, Jones, AM, Temple, BRS, Dohlman, HG (2012) Differences in intradomain and interdomain motion confer distinct activation properties to structurally similar Gα proteins. PNAS 109:7275-9. [PDF]


Klopffleisch, et al [37 coauthors with AM Jones senior and corresponding] Arabidopsis G protein interactome reveals connections to cell wall carbohydrates and morphogenesis. Molecular Systems Biology 7; Article number 532; doi:10.1038/msb.2011.66 Sept 27th, 2011. [PDF]

Kushwah, S., Jones, AM and Laxmi, A Cytokinin interplay with ethylene, auxin and glucose signaling controls Arabidopsis seedling root directional growth.. (2011) Plant Physiol. 156: 1851–1866. [PDF]

Jones, JC, Temple, BRS, Jones, AM and Henrik G. Dohlman Functional reconstitution of an atypical G protein heterotrimer and RGS protein from Arabidopsis thaliana. (2011) J Biol. Chem. 286: 13143-13150. [PDF]

Jones, JC, Duffy, JW, Machius, M, Temple, BRS, Dohlman, HG and Jones AM (2011) The crystal structure of a self-activating Ga protein reveals a new mechanism of G protein activation. Science Signaling 4:159 ra8 10.1126/scisignal.2001446 [PDF] (cover feature)


Xu, T, Wen, M, Fu, Y, Chen, J-G, Wu, M-J, Perrot-Rechenmann, C, Friml, J, Jones, AM, Yang, Z (2010) ABP1 and ROP GTPase-dependent auxin signaling modulates cellular interdigitation in Arabidopsis Cell 143:99-110 [PDF]

Robert, S., Kleine-Vehn, J., Paciorek, T., Sauer, M., Barbez, E., Baster, P., Vanneste, S., Zhang, J., Simon, S., Hayashi, K., Dhonukshe, P., Bednarek, S., Jones, AM., Aniento, F., Zažímalová, E., Friml J. (2010) ABP1 mediates a non-nuclear auxin signaling for regulation of clathrin-dependent endocytosis in plants. Cell 143: 111-121 [PDF]

Booker, KS, Schwarz, J, Jones AM Auxin and glucose signaling mediate a novel G protein regulated bimodality in lateral roots. PLoS One published 17 Sep 2010 10.1371/journal.pone.0012833 [PDF]

Temple, BRS., Jones, CD., Jones, AM. (2010) Evolution of a signaling nexus constrained by protein interfaces and conformational states. PLoS Comp. Biol. 6: e1000962 Schenck, D, Christian, M., Jones, AM, Lüthen, AM (2010) Rapid auxin-induced cell expansion and gene expression: A four-decade old question revisited. Plant Physiol. 152:1183-1185 [PDF]


Mudgil, Y., Jiang, K, Jones, AM Arabidopsis N-MYC DOWN-REGULATED-LIKE1, a novel downstream effector of AGB1-mediated auxin signaling in roots. Plant Cell 21: 3591-609 [PDF]

Friedman, EJ, Temple, BRS, Hicks, SN, Sondek, J, Jones, CD, Jones, AM (2009) Prediction of Protein-protein interfaces on G-protein b subunits Reveals a Novel Phospholipase2 b Domain. J. Mol. Biol. 392: 1044-1054 [PDF]

Chen, Z, Noir, S, Kwaaitaal, M, Hartmann, AH, Wu, M-J, Muday, G, Mudgil, Y, Panstruga, R,. Jones, AM (2009) Two Seven-transmembrane Domain MLO Proteins Co-function in Root Thigmotropism Plant Cell 21: 1972-1991 [PDF] featured on the cover

Weerasinghe, R., Swanson, S., Okada, S., Garrett, M. B., Kim, S-Y., Stacey, G., Boucher, R. C., Gilroy, S., Jones, A. M. (2009) Touch induces ATP release in Arabidopsis roots that is modulated by the heterotrimeric G complex. FEBS Lett. 583: 2521-2526 [PDF]

Lu, G, Wang, Z, Jones, AM, Moriyama, EN (2009) 7TMRmine: A Web Server for Hierarchical Mining of 7TMR Proteins. BMC Genomics (doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-275) [PDF]


Christian, M, Hannah, WB, Lüthen, H, Jones, AM (2008) New Auxins from a Chemical Genomics Approach. J. Expt. Bot 59: 2757-2767 [PDF]

Fan, L-M., Zhang, W., Chen, J-G., Taylor, JP, Jones, AM, Assmann, SM (2008) Abscisic acid regulation of guard-cell inwardly-rectifying K+ channels in G and RGS–deficient Arabidopsis lines Proc. Natl Acad Sci USA 105: 8476-8481 [PDF]

Grigston, JC, Osuna, D., Scheible, W-R., Stitt, M., Jones, AM (2008) Structural requisites for acute vs. chronic D-glucose sensing mediated by AtRGS1 and AtGPA1. FEBS Lett. 582: 3577-3584 [PDF]


Trusov, Y, Rookes, JE. Tilbrook, K. Chakravorty, D. Mason, MG. Anderson, D. Chen, J-G. Jones, AM. Botella, JR. (2007) Heterotrimeric G protein γ subunits provide functional selectivity in Gβγ dimer signaling in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 19:1235-1250 [PDF]

Johnston, CA, Taylor, JP, Gao, Y, Kimple, AJ, Chen, JG, Siderovski, DP, Jones, AM, Willard, FS (2007) GTPase acceleration as the rate-limiting step in Arabidopsis G-protein coupled sugar sensing. Proc. Natl Acad Sci USA 104:17317-17322 [PDF]


Moriyama, EN, Stroope, PK, Opiyo, SO, Chen, Z, Jones AM (2006) Mining the Arabidopsis thanliana genome for highly-divergent seven transmembrane receptors. Genome Biology 7:R96 (open access) [PDF]

Pandey, S., Chen, J-G., Jones, AM., Assmann, SM. (2006) G protein complex mutants are hypersensitive to ABA-regulation of germination and post-germination development. Plant Physiol. 141: 243-256 [PDF]

Wang, HX, Perdue, T,Weerasinghe, R., Taylor, JP, Cakmakci, NG, Marzluff, WF, Jones, AM (2006) A golgi hexose transporter involved in heterotrimeric G protein regulated early development in Arabidopsis. Mol. Biol. Cell 17: 4257-4269. [PDF]

Chen, J-G, Gao Y, Jones, AM Differential roles of heterotrimeric G-protein subunits in root development in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology 141: 887-897 [PDF] featured on the cover

Chen, Z, Hartmann, HA, Wu, M-J, Friedman, EJ, Chen, J-G, Pulley, M, Schulze-Lefert, P, Panstruga, R and Jones AM (2006) Expression Analysis of the AtMLO Gene Family Encoding Plant-Specific Seven-Transmembrane Proteins. Plant Mol. Biol. 60:583-597 [PDF]

Chen, J-G, Ullah, H., Temple, B. Liang, J., Alonso, J.M., Ecker, J., Jones, A.M. (2006) RACK1 mediates hormone responses and regulates multiple developmental processes in Arabidopsis. J. Expt. Bot. 57: 2697-2708. [PDF]

Huang, J, Taylor, JP, Chen, JG, Wang, M, Uhrig, JF, Nakagawa, T, Korth, KL, Jones, AM A (2006) The plastid protein THYLAKOID FORMATION1 and the plasma membrane G-protein GPA1 interact in a novel sugar-signaling mechanism in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 18:1226-38. [PDF]

Chen, J-G, Wang, S, Lazarus, CM, Napier, RM, Jones, AM 2006) Altered expression of auxin-binding protein 1 affects cell proliferation and auxin pool size in tobacco cells. J. Plant Growth Regulation 25:69-78 [PDF]


Joo, JH, Wang, S, Chen, JG, Jones, AM, Federoff, NV (2005) Different Signaling and Cell death Roles of Heterotrimeric G Protein a and b Subunits in the Arabidopsis Oxidative Stress Response to Ozone. Plant Cell 17: 957-970 [PDF]

Yu, X-H, Jones, B, Jones, AM, Heimer, YM (2005) A protease activity displaying some thrombin-like characteristics in conditioned medium of zinnia mesophyll cells undergoing tracheary element differentiation J. Plant Growth Regulation 23:292-300 [PDF]


Wang Q, Sullivan RW, Knight A, Henry RL, Huang J, Jones AM, Korth KL. (2004) Deletion of the chloroplast-localized THYLAKOID FORMATION1 gene product in Arabidopsis leads to deficient thylakoid formation and variegated leaves. Plant Physiology 136: 3594-3604 [PDF]

Booker FL, Burkey KO, Overmyer K, Jones AM. (2004) Differential responses of G-protein Arabidopsis thaliana mutants to ozone. New Phytologist 162: 633-641 [PDF]

Chen J-G, Pandey S, Huang J, Alonso JM, Ecker JR, Assmann SM, Jones AM. (2004) GCR1 can act independently of heterotrimeric G-protein in response to brassinosteroids and gibberellins in Arabidopsis seed germination. Plant Physiology 135: 907-915 [PDF]

Miles GP, Samuel MA, Jones AM, Ellis BE. (2004) Mastoparan rapidly activates plant MAP kinase signaling independent of heterotrimeric G proteins. Plant Physiology 134: 1332-1336 [PDF]


Pufky J, Qiu Y, Rao MV, Hurban P, Jones A M. (2003) The auxin-induced transcriptome for etiolated Arabidopsis seedlings using a structure/function approach. Functional Integrative Genomics 3: 135-143 [PDF]

Dharmasiri N, Dharmasiri S, Jones AM, Estelle M. (2003) Auxin action in a cell-free system. Curr. Biol. 13: 1418-1422 [PDF]

Chen J-G, Willard FS, Huang J, Liang J, Chasse SA, Jones AM, Siderovski DP. (2003) A Seven-transmembrane RGS protein that modulates plant cell proliferation. Science 301: 1728-1731 [PDF]

Hayashi K, Jones AM, Ogino K, Yamazoe A, Oono Y, Inoguchi M, Kondo H, Nozaki H. (2003) Yokonolide B, a novel inhibitor of auxin action, blocks degradation of Aux/IAA factors. J. Biol. Chem. 278: 23797-23806 [PDF]

Jones AM, Ecker JR, Chen J-G. (2003) A Re-evaluation of the role of the heterotrimeric G protein in coupling light responses in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 131: 1623-27 [PDF]

Ullah H, Chen J-G, Temple B, Boyes DC, Alonso JM, Davis KR, Ecker JR, Jones AM. (2003) The beta subunit of the Arabidopsis G protein negatively regulates auxin-induced cell division and affects multiple developmental processes. Plant Cell 15: 393-409 [PDF]

Groover A, Chen J-G, Pattishall A, Jones AM. (2003) Auxin regulation of Arabidopsis IAA8 and zinnia zIAA8 in vascular development. Plant Mol. Biol. 51: 427-435 [PDF] featured on the cover


Yu X, Perdue A, Heimer Y, Jones A. (2002) Mitochondrial participation in tracheary element cell death. Cell Death and Differentiation 9:189 - 198


Chen J-G, Shimomura S, Sandberg G, Jones AM. (2001) Role of auxin-binding protein 1 in leaf cell growth. Plant J. 28:607-617.  [PDF]

Wang X-Q, Ullah H, Jones AM, Assmann SM. (2001) G-protein regulation of ion channels and abscisic acid signaling in Arabidopsis guard cells Science 292: 2070-2072 [PDF]

Ullah H, Chen JG, Young J, Im K-H, Sussman MR, Jones AM. (2001) Modulation of cell proliferation by heterotrimeric G-protein in Arabidopsis. Science 292: 2066-2069 [PDF]

Fischer-Iglesias C, Sundberg B, Neuhaus Günther, Jones AM. (2001) Auxin distribution and transport during embryonic pattern formation in wheat. Plant J 26: 115-129.

Chen J-G, Ullah H, Young JC, Sussman MR, Jones, AM. (2001) ABP1 is required for organized cell elongation and division in Arabidopsis embryogenesis. Genes and Development 15:902-911 [PDF] featured on the cover

Im K, Chen J-G, Meeley R, Jones AM. (2001) Auxin-binding protein mutants in maize. Maydica 45: 319-325


Im H, Cosgrove D, Jones AM. (2000) Subcellular localization of expansin mRNA in xylem cells. Plant Physiol.123: 463-470 [PDF] featured on the cover


DeWitt G, Richards J, Mohnen D, Jones AM. (1999) Comparative compositional analysis of walls with two different morphologies: archetypical versus transfer-cell like. Protoplasma 209: 238-245.

Groover A, Jones AM. (1999) Tracheary element differentiation uses a novel mechanism coordinating programmed cell death and secondary cell wall synthesis. Plant Physiology 119: 375-384. [PDF] featured on the cover

Jones AM, Im K-H, Savka MA, Wu M-J, DeWitt NG, Shillito R, Binns AN. (1998) Auxin-dependent cell expansion mediated by overexpressed auxin-binding protein 1. Science 282: 1114-1117. [PDF]

DeWitt G, Turnquist D, Mohnen D, Shillito R, Jones AM. (1998) Auxin binding protein 1 mediates auxin-regulated cell growth and morphology. Protoplasma 209:238-245. [ABSTRACT]

Shinkle JR, Kadakia R, Jones AM. (1998) Dim-red-light induced increase in polar auxin transport in cucumber seedlings: I. Development of altered capacity, velocity, and response to inhibitors. Plant Physiol. 116: 1505 - 1513. [PDF]

Barker-Bridgers M, Ribnicky DM, Cohen JD, Jones AM. (1997) Red-light regulated growth. II. Changes in the abundance of indoleacetic acid in the maize mesocotyl. Planta 204: 207-211. [ABSTRACT]

Groover AT, DeWitt NG, Heidel AJ, Jones AM. (1997) Programmed cell death of plant tracheary elements differentiating in vitro. Protoplasma 196: 197-211.

Tian H, Klambt D, Jones AM. (1995) Auxin-binding Protein 1 does not bind auxin within the endoplasmic reticulum despite this being the predominant subcellular location for this hormone receptor. J. Biol. Chem. 270: 26962-26969 [ABSTRACT]

Harnden D, Jones AM. (1995) Organ localization of auxin-binding protein 1 in the etiolated maize seedling. J. Plant Growth Reg. 14: 109-113 [ABSTRACT]

Brown JC, Jones AM. (1994) Mapping the auxin-binding site of auxin-binding protein 1. J. Biol. Chem. 269: 21136-21140 [ABSTRACT]

Edgerton MD, Tropsha A, Jones AM. (1994) The auxin-binding site of auxin-binding protein 1. Phytochemistry 35: 1111-1123 [ABSTRACT]

Edgerton MD, Jones AM. (1993) Subunit interactions in the carboxy-terminal domain of phytochrome. Biochemistry 32: 8239-8245 [ABSTRACT]

Edgerton MD, Santos M, Jones AM. (1993) In vivo suppression of phytochrome aggregation by the GroE chaperonins in E. coli. Plant Mol Biol. 21: 1191-1194

Jones AM, Herman E. (1993) KDEL-containing, auxin-binding protein is secreted to the plasma membrane and cell wall. Plant Physiol. 101: 595-606 [ABSTRACT]

Frances S, White MJ, Edgerton MD, Jones AM, Elliot RC, Thompson WF. (1992) Initial characterization of a pea mutant with light-independent photomorphogenesis. Plant Cell 4: 1519-1530

Edgerton ME, Jones AM. (1992) Localization of protein-protein interaction between the subunits of phytochrome. Plant Cell 4: 161-171

Jones AM, Cochran DS, Lamerson PL, Cohen J, Evans M. (1991) Red-light induced changes in auxin, an auxin-binding protein, and auxin transport in maize mesocotyl. Plant Physiol. 97: 352-358

Prasad PV, Jones AM. (1991) A putative receptor for the plant growth hormone, auxin identified and charactertized by anti-idiotypic antibodies. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 88: 5479-5483.

Macdonald H, Jones AM, King PJ. (1991) Photoaffinity labelling of soluble auxin-binding proteins. J. Biol. Chem. 266: 7393-7399

Zhou S, Jones AM, Scott TK. (1990) Phytochrome-mediated swelling of etiolated leaf protoplasts and its possible in vivo significance. Plant Cell Reports 9: 435-438

Jones AM. (1990) Location of transported auxin in etiolated maize shoots using 5-azidoindoleacetic acid. Plant Physiol. 93: 1154-1161

Jones AM, Lamerson P, Venis MA. (1989) Comparison of site I auxin binding and a 22-kilodalton auxin-binding protein in maize. Planta 179: 409-414

Jones AM, Venis MA (1989) Photoaffinity labeling of auxin-binding proteins in maize. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 86: 6153-6156

Hicks GR, Rayle DL, Jones AM, Lomax TL. (1989) Specific photoaffinity labeling of two plasma membrane polypeptides with an azido auxin. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 86: 4948-4952

Jones AM, Quail PH. (1989) Phytochrome structure: peptide fragments from the amino-terminal domain involved in protein-chromophore interactions. Planta 178: 147-156

Jones AM, Erickson HP. (1989) Domain structure of phytochrome from Avena sativa visualized by electron microscopy. Photochem. Photobiol. 49: 479-483

Parks BM, Jones AM, Adamse P, Koorneef M, Kendrick RE, Quail PH. (1987) The aurea mutant of tomato is deficient in spectrometrically and immunochemically detectable phytochrome. Plant Mol. Biol. 9: 97-108.

Jones AM, Venis MA. (1987) Photoaffinity labeling of auxin-binding proteins in maize. In "Physiology and Biochemistry of Auxins in Plants" Kutacek, Bandurski, Krekule, eds.

Jones AM. (1987) The effect of low fluence red light on growth and NAA binding. In "Physiology and Biochemistry of Auxins in Plants" Kutacek, Bandurski, Krekule, eds.

Jones AM, Allen CD, Gardner G, Quail PH. (1986) Synthesis of phytochrome apoprotein and chromophore are not coupled obligatorily. Plant Physiol. 81: 1014-1016.

Jones AM, Quail PH. (1986) Quaternary structure of 124-kilodalton phytochrome from Avena sativa L. Biochemistry 25: 2987-2995.

Jones AM, Vierstra RD, Daniels SM, Quail PH. (1985) The role of separate molecular domains in the structure of phytochrome from etiolated Avena sativa L. Planta 164: 501-506.

Jones AM, Melhado LL, Ho T-HD, Pearce CJ, Leonard NJ. (1984) Azido auxins: photoaffinity labeling of auxin-binding proteins in Maize Coleoptile with tritiated 5-azidoindole-3-acetic acid. Plant Physiol. 75: 1111-1116.

Melhado LL, Jones AM, Ho T-HD, Leonard NJ. (1984) Azido auxins: photolysis in solution and covalent binding to soybean. Plant Physiol. 74: 289-294.

Jones AM, Melhado LL, Ho T-HD, Leonard NJ. (1984) Azido auxins: quantitative binding data in maize. Plant Physiol. 74: 294-302.

Melhado LL, Jones AM, Leonard NJ, Vanderhoef LN. (1981) Azido auxins: synthesis and biological activity of fluorescent labeling agents. Plant Physiol. 68: 469-475.

Jones AM, Vanderhoef LN. (1980) The effect of abrading the cuticle. J. Expt. Bot. 32: 405-410.

Book Chapters and Invited Reviews:

Cao-Pham AH, Urano D, Ross-Elliott TJ, Jones AM (2018) Nudge-Nudge, WNK-WNK (kinases), Say No More? Invited Tanksley Review. New Phytologist 35-48 (PDF)

Urano D, Miura K, Wu Q, Iwasaki Y, Jackson D, and Jones AM (2016) Morphology of plant G protein mutants. Plant Cell Physiol. 2016 Mar;57(3):437-45. doi:10.1093/pcp/pcw002 [PDF]

Urano, D and Jones AM Heterotrimeric G protein-coupled signaling in plants. Ann Rev Plant Biol. 65:365-384 [PDF]

Urano, D and Jones, AM (2013) Round up the usual suspects. A comment on nonexistent plant GPCRs. Plant Physology on line Jan 9, 2013 [PDF]

Urano, D Chen, J-G Botella, JR and Jones AM (2013) Heterotrimeric G protein signaling in the plant kingdom. Open Biology Mar 27;3(3):120186. doi: 10.1098/rsob.120186 [PDF]

Kline, KG, Sussman, MR, Jones AM. (2010) Abscisic Acid Receptors. Plant Physiology 154: 479-482 [PDF]

Tanaka, K., Gilroy, S., Jones, AM., Stacey, G. (2010) Extracellular ATP signaling in plants. Curr. Op. Cell Biol. 20:601-608 [PDF]

Yalovsky, S., Baluska, F., Jones, A (2009) Editors of “Integrated G Proteins Signaling in Plants. Series title “Signaling and Communication in Plants” Springer, New York

Jones, AM and Sussmann, MR A binding resolution.(2010) Plant Physiol. 150: 3-5 [PDF]

Jones, A.M, Chory, J, Dangl, JL, Estelle, M, Jacobsen, SE, Meyerowitz, EDM, Nordborg, M, Weigel, D (2008) Arabidopsis Impact on Human Health Research: "Diversifying our portfolio" Cell 133:939-943 [PDF]

Temple, BRS, Jones, AM (2007) The plant heterotrimeric G protein Complex. Ann. Rev. Plant Biology 58:249-266 [PDF]

Perfus-Barbeoch L, Jones AM, Assmann SM. (2004) Plant heterotrimeric G protein function: insights from Arabidopsis and rice mutants. Curr. Op. in Plant Biol. 7: 719-731 [PDF]

Jones AM, Ullah H, Chen J-G. (2004) Dual pathways for auxin regulation of cell division and expansion. In Tobacco BY-2 Cells, Series: Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry, Nagata T, L&0uml;rz H, Widholm JM eds. Vol 53, Springer, Tokyo.

Chen J-G, Jones AM. (2004) AtRGS1 function in Arabidopsis. Meth. Cell Enzymol. 389: 338-350 [PDF]

Jones AM, Assmann SM. (2004) Plants: the latest model system for G-protein research. EMBO Reports 5: 572-578 [PDF]

Beers EP, Jones AM, Dickerman AW. (2004) The S8 serine, C1A cysteine and A1 aspartic protease families in Arabidopsis. Phytochemistry 65: 43-58 [PDF]

Jones AM. (2002) G-protein-coupled signaling in Arabidopsis. Curr. Op. Plant Biol. 5:402-407 [PDF]

Jones AM, ed. (2001) Special Edition on Auxins. J. Plant Growth Reg. Vol 20 number 3.

Jones AM, Groover A, Yu X, Perdue T. (2001) Final and fatal step of tracheary element differentiation. In Molecular Breeding of Woody Plants, N Morohoshi and A Komamine, eds. Elsevier Science B. V. pp 29-42.

Jones AM. (2001) Programmed cell death in development and defense. Plant Physiology 125:94-97 [PDF]

Jones AM. (2000) Does the plant mitochondrion integrate cellular stress and regulate programmed cell death? Trends in Plant Science 5:225-230 [PDF]

Jones AM, Coimbra S, Fath A, Sottomayer M, Thomas H. "Various Methods for Study of Cell Death in Plants" In Cell Death, Second Edition, Larry Schwartz and Jonathan Ashwell, eds. Methods in Cell Biology, Academic Press, San Diego

Jones AM. (1998) Auxin transport: Down and out and up again. Science 282:2201-2202

Jones AM, Dangl JD. (1996) Logjam at the styx: The multiplicity of programmed cell death in plants. Trends in Plant Science 1: 114-119

Jones AM, Lomax TL. (1996) Photoaffinity labeling with 5-azidoindole-3-acetic acid. CRC Press, in press, 33 pages, 7 figures

Jones AM, Edgerton MD. (1994) The Anatomy of phytochrome: a unique photoreceptor in plants. Seminars in Cell Biology 5: 295-302

Jones AM. (1994) Surprizing signals in plants. Science 263: 183-184

Jones AM. (1994) Auxin-binding proteins. Annu. Rev. Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology 45: 393-420

Jones AM. (1993) Auxin-binding proteins and their possible role in cell development. Cellular Communication in Plants. Amasino, R., ed., Plenum, NY

Jones AM. (1992) What remains of the Cholodney-Went theory? Assymetric redistribution of auxin need only occur over the distance of one cell width. Plant Cell Environ. 15: 775-776

Jones AM, Prasad PV. (1991) Auxin-binding proteins and their possible roles in auxin-mediated plant growth. BioEssays 14: 43-48

Jones AM. (1990) Do we have the auxin receptor yet? Physiol. Plant. 80: 154-158

Quail PH, Christensen AC, Jones AM, Lissemore JL, Parks BM, Sharrock RA. (1987) The Phytochrome Molecule and the Regulation of its Genes. In 4th FOAB Congress, Integration and Control of Metabolic Processes: Pure and Applied Aspects, ICSU Press. pp 41-54

Quail PH, Barker RF, Colbert JT, Daniels SM, Hershey HP, Idler KB, Jones AM, Lissemore JT. (1986) In Molecular Biology of Plant Growth Control, UCLA Symposium on Molecular and Cellular Biology, Alan R. Liss, Inc., pp 425-439

Quail PH, Gatz C, Hershey HP, Jones AM, Lissemore JL, Parks BM, Sharrock RA, Barker RF, Idler K, Murray MG, Koorneef M, Kendrick RE. (1987) Molecular Biology of Phytochrome. In Phytochrome and Photoregulation in Plants, Furuya, ed., Academic Press, pp 23-37

Trewavas AJ, Jones AM. (1981) Consequences of hormone binding studies for plant growth research. What's New in Plant Physiology? 12: 5-8.

Starling RJ, Jones AM, Trewavas AJ. (1985) Putative Plant Hormone Receptors. What's New in Plant Physiology? 15: 37-40

Jones AM, Reddy ASN. 1992 Auxin. McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology

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