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25 Coordinated changes in the accumulation of metal ions in maize (Zea mays ssp. mays L.) in response to inoculation with the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Funneliformis mosseae.
Flores-Ramirez R, Rellán-Álvarez R, Wozniak B, Gebreselassie M-F, Jakobsen I, Olalde-Portugal V, Baxter I, Paszkowski U, Sawers R.

We study the effect of mycorrizhal colonization on the ionome of a maize diversity panel a found patterns of coordinated changes among ions with similar biochemical properties

24 Morphological plant modeling: Unleashing geometric and topological potential within the plant sciences.
Bucksch A, Atta-Boateng A, Fortune Azihou A, Balduzzi M, Battogtokh D, Baumgartner A, Binder B, Braybrook S, Chang C, Coneva V, DeWitt T, Fletcher A, Gehan M, Hernan Diaz Martinez D, Hong L, Iyer-Pascuzzi A, Klein L, Leiboff S, Li M, Lynch J, Maizel A, Maloof J, Markelz RJ, Martinez C, Miller L, Mio W, Palubicki W, Poorter H, Pradal C, Price C, Puttonen E, Reese J, Rellán-Alvarez R, Spalding E, Sparks E, Topp C, Williams J, Chitwood D.

23 Malate-dependent Fe accumulation is a critical checkpoint in the root developmental response to low phosphate
Mora-Macias J, Odilon Ojeda-Rivera J, Gutierrez-Alanis D, Yong-Villalobos L, Oropeza-Aburto A, Raya-González J, Jiménez-Doménguez G, Chavez-Calvillo G, ** Rellán-Álvarez R**, Herrera-Estrella LR.


22 Grasses suppress shoot-borne roots to conserve water during drought
Sebastian J, Yee M-C, Goudinho Viana W, Rellán-Álvarez R, Feldman M, Priest HD, Trontin C, Lee T, Jiang H, Baxter I, Mockler TC, Hochholdinger F, Brutnell TP, Dinneny JR.

21 Plant scientists:GM technology is safe [Github repo].
Fahlgren N, Bart R, Herrera-Estrella L, Rellán-Álvarez R, Chitwood DH, Dinneny JR.

20 Environmental control of Root System Biology.
Rellán-Álvarez R, Lobet G, Dinneny J.R.


19 GLO-Roots: an imaging platform enabling multidimensional characterization of soil-grown roots systems. [Github repo].
Rellán-Álvarez R, Lobet G, Hildner H, Pradier PL, Sebastian J, Yee MC, Yu G, La Rue T, Trontin C, Schrager A, Haney C, Nieu R, Maloof J, Vogel J, Dinneny JR


18 Iron-dependent modifications of the flower transcriptome, proteome, metabolome and hormonal content in an Arabidopsis ferritin mutant.
Sudre D, Gutiérrez-Carbonell E, Lattanzio G, Rellán-Álvarez R, Gaymard F, Wohlgemuth G, Fiehn O, Álvarez Fernández A, Zamarreño AM, Bacaicoa E, Duy D, Garcíamina JM, Abadía J, Philippar K, López-Millán AF, Briat JF.


17 New functions of nicotianamine in the phloem-based transport of iron to sink organs, in pollen development and in pollen tube growth.
Schüler M, Rellán-Álvarez R, Fink-Straube C, Abadía J, Petra Bauer.

16 Oxidative stress is a consequence, not a cause, of aluminum toxicity in the forage legume Lotus corniculatus.
Navascués J, Pérez-Rontomé C, Sánchez DH, Staudinger C, Wienkoop S, Rellán- Álvarez R, Becana M.


15 Metabolite profile changes in xylem sap and leaves of Strategy I plants in response to iron deficiency and iron resupply.
Rellán-Álvarez R, El Jendoubi H, Wohlgemuth G, Fiehn O, Abadía A, Abadía J, Álvarez Fernández A.

14 Development of a new high-performance liquid chromatography electrospray ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry method for the determination of low molecular mass organic acids in plant tissue extracts. [PDF]
Rellán-Álvarez R, López-Gomollón S, Abadía J, Álvarez-Fernández A.

13 Towards a knowledge-based correction of iron chlorosis. [PDF]
Abadía J, Vázquez S, Rellán-Álvarez R, El Jendoubi H, Abadía A, Álvarez- Fernández A, López-Millán AF.

12 Carboxylate metabolism in sugar beet plants grown with excess Zn. [PDF]
Sagardoy R, Morales F, Rellán-Álvarez R, Abadía A, Abadía J, López-Millán AF.

11 Metabolic response in roots of Prunus rootstocks submitted to iron chlorosis.
Jiménez S, Ollat N, Deborde C, Maucourt M, Rellán-Álvarez R, Moreno MA, Gogorcena Y.


10 Changes in the proteomic and metabolic profiles of Beta vulgaris root tips in response to iron deficiency and resupply.
Rellán-Álvarez R, Andaluz S, Rodríguez-Celma J, Wohlgemuth G, Zocchi G, Álvarez-Fernández A, Fiehn O, López-Millán AF, Abadía J.

9 Changes induced by two levels of cadmium toxicity in the 2-DE protein profile of tomato roots. [PDF]
Rodríguez-Celma J, Rellán-Álvarez R, Abadía A, Abadía J, López-Millán AF.

8 Growth, yield and fruit quality of pepper plants amended with two sanitized sewage sludges. [PDF] Pascual I, Azcona I, Aguirreolea J, Morales F, Corpas FJ, Palma JM Rellán-Álvarez R, Sánchez-Díaz M. G.

7 Identification of a tri-iron(III), tri-citrate complex in the xylem sap of iron-deficient tomato resupplied with iron: new insights into plant iron long-distance transport.
Rellán-Álvarez R, Giner-Martínez-Sierra J, Orduna J, Orera I, Rodríguez- Castrillón JA, García-Alonso JI, Abadía J, Álvarez-Fernández A.


6 Effect of oil refinery sludges on the growth and antioxidant system of alfalfa plants. [PDF]
Martí MC, Camejo D, Fernández-García N, Rellán-Álvarez R, Marques S, Sevilla F, Jiménez A.


4 Rapid alteration of cellular redox homeostasis upon exposure to cadmium and mercury in alfalfa seedlings.
Ortega-Villasante C, Hernández LE, Rellán-Álvarez R, Del Campo FF, Carpena- Ruíz RO.


3 Direct and simultaneous determination of reduced and oxidized glutathione and homoglutathione by liquid chromatography-electrospray/mass spectrometry in plant tissue extracts. [PDF]
Rellán-Álvarez R, Hernández LE, Abadía J, Álvarez-Fernández A.

2 Stress responses of Zea mays to cadmium and mercury. [PDF]
Rellán-Álvarez R, Ortega-Villasante C,Álvarez-Fernández A, Del Campo FF, Hernández LE.


1 Cellular damage induced by cadmium and mercury in Medicago sativa.
Ortega-Villasante C, Rellán-Álvarez R, Del Campo FF, Carpena-Ruíz RO, Hernández LE.