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Kyle Symonds, Howard J. Teresinski, Bryan Hau, Einat Sadot, Vikas Dwivedi, Eduard Belausov, Sefi Bar-Sinai, Motoki Tominaga, Takeshi Haraguchi, Kohji Ito, Wayne A. Snedden (2023) Functional Characterization of Calmodulin-like Proteins, CML13 and CML14, as Novel Light Chains of Arabidopsis Class VIII Myosins, under review (Biorvix preprint: doi:

Howard J. Teresinski, Bryan Hau, Kyle Symonds, Ryan Kilburn, Kim A. Munro, Nathan M. Doner, Robert Mullen, Vivian H. Li, Wayne A. Snedden (2023) Arabidopsis calmodulin-like proteins CML13 and CML14 interact with proteins that have IQ domains, in press, Plant Cell & Environment (

Kilburn R, Fedosejevs ET, Mehta D, Soleimani F, Ghahremani M, Monaghan J, Thelen JJ, Uhrig RG, Snedden WA, Plaxton WC. (2023) Substrate profiling of the Arabidopsis Ca2+-dependent protein kinase AtCPK4 and its Ricinus communis ortholog RcCDPK1.Plant Science, 331:111675. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2023.111675. Epub 2023 Mar 15.PMID: 36931565

Huang R, Snedden WA, diCenzo GC. (2022) Reference nodule transcriptomes for Melilotus officinalis and Medicago sativa cv. Algonquin. Plant Direct. Jun 8;6(6):e408. doi: 10.1002/pld3.408. PMID: 35774624; PMCID: PMC9219011.

Kilburn R, Gerdis SA, She YM, Snedden WA, Plaxton WC. (2022) Autophosphorylation Inhibits RcCDPK1, a Dual-Specificity Kinase that Phosphorylates Bacterial-Type Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase in Castor Oil Seeds. Plant Cell Physiol. May 16;63(5):683-698. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcac030. PMID: 35246690.

Ubaid M, Ting M, Teresinski H, Snedden WA (2018) The calmodulin-like protein, CML39, is involved in regulating seed development, germination, and fruit development in Arabidopsis. Plant Molecular Biology, Jan, 2018, doi: 10.1007/s11103-018-0703-3, link to view pdf​

Ogunrinde A, Munro K, Davidson A, Ubaid M, Snedden WA (2017) Arabidopsis calmodulin-like proteins, CML15 and CML16 possess biochemical properties distinct from calmodulin and show non-overlapping tissue expression patterns. Front. Plant Sci., 22 December 2017 |

Ying S, Hill AT, Pyc M, Anderson EM, Snedden WA, Mullen RT, She YM, Plaxton WC. (2017) Regulatory Phosphorylation of Bacterial-Type PEP Carboxylase by the Ca(2+)-Dependent Protein Kinase RcCDPK1 in Developing Castor Oil Seeds. Plant Physiol.174:1012-1027. doi: 10.1104/pp.17.00288.

Fischer C, DeFalco TA, Karia P, Snedden WA, Moeder W, Yoshioka K, Dietrich P. (2017) Calmodulin as a Ca2+-Sensing Subunit of Arabidopsis Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel Complexes. Plant Cell Physiol.58:1208-1221. doi: 10.1093/pcp/pcx052.​

DeFalco TA, Marshall CB, Munro K, Kang HG, Moeder W, Ikura M, Snedden WA, Yoshioka K. (2016) Multiple Calmodulin-Binding Sites Positively and Negatively Regulate Arabidopsis CYCLIC NUCLEOTIDE-GATED CHANNEL12. Plant Cell.28:1738-51. doi: 10.1105/tpc.15.00870

Fedosejevs ET, Gerdis SA, Ying S, Pyc M, Anderson EM, Snedden WA, Mullen RT, She YM, Plaxton WC. (2016) The calcium-dependent protein kinase RcCDPK2 phosphorylates sucrose synthase at Ser11 in developing castor oil seeds. Biochem J.473:3667-3682.​

Kaur G, Singh S, Singh H, Chawla M, Dutta T, Kaur H, Bender K, Snedden WA, Kapoor S, Pareek A, Singh P. (2015) Characterization of Peptidyl-Prolyl Cis-Trans Isomerase- and Calmodulin-Binding Activity of a Cytosolic Arabidopsis thaliana Cyclophilin AtCyp19-3. PLoS One.10:e0136692. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136692

Zhu X, Dunand C, Snedden W, Galaud JP. (2015) CaM and CML emergence in the green lineage. Trends Plant Sci. 20(8):483-9. doi: 10.1016/j.tplants.2015.05.010​

Scholz SS, Vadassery J, Heyer M, Reichelt M, Bender KW, Snedden WA, Boland W, Mithöfer A. (2014) Mutation of the Arabidopsis calmodulin-like protein CML37 deregulates the jasmonate pathway and enhances susceptibility to herbivory. Mol Plant.7:1712-26. doi: 10.1093/mp/ssu102

Bender, Kyle W, Stephanie Dobney, Adenike Ogunrinde, David Chiasson, Robert T Mullen, Howard J Teresinski, Prabhjeet Singh, Kim Munro, Steven P Smith, and Wayne A Snedden (2014) The Calmodulin-like Protein CML43 Functions as a Salicylic-Acid-Inducible Root-Specific Ca(2+) Sensor in Arabidopsis. The Biochemical Journal 457 (1). England: 127–36. doi:10.1042/BJ20131080.

Bender, Kyle W, Daniel M Rosenbaum, Barbara Vanderbeld, Midhat Ubaid, and Wayne A Snedden (2013) The Arabidopsis Calmodulin-like Protein, CML39, Functions during Early Seedling Establishment. The Plant Journal : For Cell and Molecular Biology 76 (4). England: 634–47. doi:10.1111/tpj.12323.

Bender, Kyle W, and Wayne A Snedden (2013) Calmodulin-Related Proteins Step out from the Shadow of Their Namesake. Plant Physiology 163 (2). United States: 486–95. doi:10.1104/pp.113.221069.

DeFalco T, Chiasson D, Kaiser B, Snedden WA (2010) Characterization of GmCaMK1, a novel calmodulin-binding receptor-like kinase from soybean (Glycine max), FEBS Letters 584:4717-24

Hurley B, Tran H, Park J, Marty N, Mullen R, Snedden WA, Plaxton W (2010) The Dual-targeted Purple Acid Phosphatase Isozyme AtPAP26 is Essential for Efficient Acclimation of Arabidopsis thaliana to Nutritional Phosphate Deprivation, Plant Physiology 153: 1112-22

Waller J, Dhanoa P, Schumann U, Mullen R and Snedden WA (2010) Subcellular and Tissue Localization of NAD Kinases from Arabidopsis: Compartmentalization of de novo NADP Biosynthesis, Planta 231:305-17

DeFalco T*, Bender K*, Snedden WA (2009) Breaking the code: Calcium sensors in plant signalling. Biochemical Journal, 425:27-40 (*co-1st authors)

Dobney S, Chiasson D, Lam P, Smith SP, Snedden WA (2009). The calmodulin-related calcium sensor CML42 plays a role in trichome branching. J Biol Chem, 284:31647-57 (features cover photo of cml42 knockout trichome phenotype)

Gennidakis S, Rao S, Greenham K, Uhrig G, O’Leary B, Snedden W, Lu C, Plaxton W (2007) Bacterial- and plant-type phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase polypeptides interact in the hetero-oligomeric Class-2 PEPC complex of developing castor oil seeds. Plant J, 52:839-49

Vanderbeld B and Snedden WA. (2007) Developmental and stimulus-induced expression patterns of Arabidopsis calmodulin-like genes CML37, CML38 and CML39. Plant Mol Biol. 64:683-697

Veljanovski V, Vanderbeld B, Knowles VL, Snedden WA, Plaxton WC. (2006) Biochemical and molecular characterization of AtPAP26, a vacuolar purple acid phosphatase up-regulated in phosphate-deprived Arabidopsis suspension cells and seedlings. Plant Physiol. 142:1282-93

Chiasson D, Ekengren SK, Martin GB, Dobney SL, Snedden WA (2005) Calmodulin-like proteins from Arabidopsis and tomato are involved in host defense against Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato. Plant Mol. Biol. 58:887-97.

Nicolas Bouche, Ayelet Yellin, Wayne A. Snedden, Hillel Fromm (2005) Plant-Specific Calmodulin-Binding Proteins. Annual Review of Plant Biology. 56: 435-66

Turner WL, Waller JC, and Snedden WA (2005) Identification, molecular cloning and functional characterization of a novel NADH kinase from Arabidopsis thaliana. Biochemical J. 385: 217-223

Turner WL, Waller JC, Vanderbeld B, and Snedden WA (2004) Cloning and Characterization of Two NAD Kinases from Arabidopsis. Identification of a Calmodulin Binding Isoform. Plant Physiology. 135: 1243-1255

Bouché N, Scharlat A, Snedden WA, Bouchez D, and Fromm H (2002) A novel family of calmodulin-binding transcription activators in multicellular organisms. J. Biol. Chem. 277: 21851-21861

Snedden WA and Fromm H (2001) The calcium and calmodulin signaling network in plants. (Tansley Invited Review), New Phytologist. 151: 35-66

Snedden WA and Blumwald E (2000) Alternative transcript splicing of a novel tomato diacylglycerol kinase leads to a calmodulin-binding isoform. Plant Journal. 24: 317-326

Lee S-H, Johnson JD, Walsh MP, Van Lierop JE, Sutherland C, Xu A, Snedden WA, Kosicka KD, Fromm H, Narayanan N, and Cho MJ (2000) Differential regulation of Ca2+ /Calmodulin-dependent enzymes by plant calmodulin isoforms and free Ca2+ concentration. Biochemical J. 350: 299-306

Apse MP, Aharon GS, Snedden WA and Blumwald E (1999) Salt tolerance conferred by overexpression of a vacuolar Na+/H+ antiport in Arabidopsis thaliana. Science. 285: 1256-1258

Snedden WA and Fromm H (1998) Calmodulin, calmodulin-related proteins and plant responses to the environment. Trends in Plant Science. 3: 299-304

Aharon GS, Gelli A, Snedden WA, and Blumwald E (1998) Activation of a plant plasma membrane Ca2+ channel by TGD1, a heterotrimeric G protein G-subunit homologue. FEBS Letter. 424: 17-21

Zik M, Arazi T, Snedden WA, and Fromm H (1998) Two isoforms of glutamate decarboxylase in Arabidopsis are regulated by calcium/calmodulin and differ in organ distribution. Plant Mol Biol. 37: 967-975

Snedden WA, Fromm H. (1997) Characterization of the plant homologue of prohibitin, a gene associated with antiproliferative activity in mammalian cells. Plant Mol Biol. 33:753-6.

Cholewa E, Cholewinski AJ, Shelp BJ, Snedden WA, and Bown AW (1997) Cold shock-stimulated gamma-aminobutyric acid synthesis is mediated by an increase in cytosolic Ca2+, not by an increase in cytosolic H+. Can J Bot. 75: 375-382

Snedden WA, Chung I, Pauls RH, Bown AW (1992) Proton/l-Glutamate Symport and the Regulation of Intracellular pH in Isolated Mesophyll Cells. Plant Physiol. 99:665-71.

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