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Hernández-Vega JC, Cady B, *Kayanja G, *Mauriello A, *Cervantes N, *Gillespie A, *Lavia L, *Trujillo J, Alkio M and Colón-Carmona A. (2017) Detoxification of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in ###i Involves a Putative Flavonol Synthase. J of Hazardous Materials, 321: 268–280. ###a href="" class="redactor-linkify-object">

Montgomery and Colón-Carmona A. (2016) Planting Seeds for a Reflective Harvest: The Role of ASPB in Enhancing Diversity in Plant Biology. American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) Newsletter, August-Sept issue.

Montgomery and Colón-Carmona A. (2016) Cultivating evidenced-based mentoring and training to enhance diversity in STEM. American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) Newsletter, April-May issue.

Liu H, Weisman D, Tang L, Tan L, Zhang W, Wang Z-H, Huang Y-H, Lin W-X, Liu X-M, and Colón-Carmona A. (2015) Stress signaling in response to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons exposure in Arabidopsis thaliana involves a nucleoside diphosphate kinase, NDPK3. Planta, 241(1): 95-107. doi: 10.1007/s00425-014-2161-8.


Micallef SA and Colón-Carmona A. (2013) Genetic and developmental control of rhizosphere bacterial communities. Book chapter in: Molecular Microbial Ecology of the Rhizosphere, Volume 1, First Edition. Edited by Frans J. de Bruijn. Wiley-Blackwell, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Aguilera AG, Colón-Carmona A, Kesseli R, and Dukes JS. (2011) No Accession-Specific Effect of Rhizosphere Soil Communities on the Growth and Competition of Arabidopsis thaliana Accessions. PLoS ONE 6(11): e27585. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027585. PMID: 22110679.

Weisman D, Liu H, *Redfern J, *Zhu L, and Colón-Carmona A. (2011) "Novel computational identification of highly selective biomarkers of pollutant exposure".  Environmental Science & Technology, 45(12): 5132-8. PMID: 21542576.

            This article was selected for journal cover.

Weisman D, Alkio M and Colón-Carmona A. (2010) Transcriptional responses to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon induced stress in Arabidopsis thaliana reveal the involvement of hormone and defense signaling pathways. BMC Plant Biology 10(1): 59. PMID: 20377843

Micallef S, *Channer S, Shiaris M, and Colón-Carmona A. (2009) Plant age and genotype impact the progression of bacterial community succession in the Arabidopsis rhizosphere. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 4(8): 777-780. PMID: 19820328

Micallef S, Shiaris M, and Colón-Carmona A. (2009) Influence of Arabidopsis thaliana accessions on rhizobacterial communities and natural variation in root exudates. Journal of Experimental Botany. 60:1729-42. PMID: 19820328

            Selected for special review within the journal. See: Biedzycki ML and Bais HP. (2009) Root secretions: from genes and molecules to microbial associations. Journal of Experimental Botany, 60:1533-4.

Liu H, Weisman D, Ye Y-B, Cui B, Huang Y-H, Colón-Carmona A, and Wang Z-H. (2009) An oxidative stress response to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon exposure is rapid and complex in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Science 176: 375–382.

Alkio M, *Tabuchi TM, Wang X and Colón-Carmona A. (2005) Stress responses to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in Arabidopsis include growth inhibition and hypersensitive response-like symptoms. Journal of Experimental Botany, 56(421): 2983-94. This article was selected as the featured article for the cover. PMID: 16207747

Li C, Potuschak T, Colón-Carmona A, Gutiérrez RA and Doerner P. Arabidopsis TCP20 links regulation of growth and cell division control pathways. (2005) Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences USA 102(36): 12978-12983. PMID: 16123132

Dubrovsky JG, Rost TL, Colón-Carmona A and Doerner P. (2001) Early primordium morphogenesis during lateral root initiation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Planta 214: 30-36. PMID: 11762168

Boisnard-Loriga C, Colón-Carmona A, Bauch M, Hodgeb S, Doerner P, Banchare E, Dumas C, Haseloff J and Berger F. (2001) Dynamic analyses of the expression of the HISTONE::YFP fusion protein in Arabidopsis show that syncytial endosperm is divided in mitotic domains. Plant Cell 13: 495-509. PMID: 11251092

Colón-Carmona A, *Chen D, Yeh K-C and Abel A. (2000) IAA proteins interact and are phosphorylated by oat phytochrome A in vitro. Plant Physiology 124: 1728-1738. PMID: 11115889

Dubrovsky JG, Doerner P, Colón-Carmona A and Rost TL.  (2000) Pericycle development and lateral root initiation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Physiology 124: 1648-1657. PMID: 11115882

Colón-Carmona A, *You R, *Haimovitch-Gal T and Doerner P.  (1999) Technical Advance: Spatio-temporal analysis of mitotic activity with labile cyclin-GUS fusion protein.  Plant J. 20(4): 503-508. PMID: 10607302

Jongewaard I, Colón A and Fosket DE.  (1994) Distribution of transcripts of the tubB1 b-tubulin gene in developing soybean (Glycine max [L.] Merr.) seedling organs.  Protoplasma V183: 77-85.

Fosket DE, Tonoike H and Colón A. (1993) What is the significance of the relatively large tubulin multigene families for plant morphogenesis?  In Roubelakis-Angelakis KA, Ed., Plant Morphogenesis: Molecular Approaches, Plenum Press, NY.

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