Yuan L, Avello P, Zhu Z, Lock SCL, McCarthy K, Redmond EJ, Davis AM, Song Y, Ezer D, Pitchford JW, Quint M, Xie Q, Xu X, Davis SJ, Ronald J (2024) Complex epistatic interactions between ELF3, PRR9, and PRR7 regulate the circadian clock and plant physiology.

Genetics 226: iyad217.

Janitza P, Zhu Z, Anwer MA, van Zanten M, Delker C (2024) A Guide to Quantify Arabidopsis Seedling Thermomorphogenesis at Single Timepoints and by Interval Monitoring.

Methods Mol Biol 2795: 3-16.


Quint M, Delker C, Balasubramanian S, Balcerowicz M, Casal JJ, Castroverde CDM, Chen M, Chen X, de Smet I, Fankhauser C, Franklin KA, Halliday KJ, Hayes S, Jiang D, Jung J-H, Kaiserli E, Kumar SV, Maag D, Oh E, Park C-M, Penfield S, Perrella G, Prat S, Reis RS, Wigge PA, Willige BC, van Zanten M (2023) 25 Years of thermomorphogenesis research: milestones and perspectives.

Trends in Plant Science 28: 1098-1100.

Zahn T, Zhu Z, Ritoff N, Krapf J, Junker A, Altmann T, Schmutzer T, Tüting C, Kastritis PL, Babben S, Quint M, Pillen K, Maurer A (2023) Novel exotic alleles of EARLY FLOWERING 3 determine plant development in barley.

Journal of Experimental Botany: erad127.

Ai H, Bellstaedt J, Bartusch KS, Eschen-Lippold L, Babben S, Balcke GU, Tissier A, Hause B, Andersen TG, Delker C, Quint M (2023) Auxin-dependent regulation of cell division rates governs root thermomorphogenesis.

EMBO Journal 42: e111926. Comment.

Zhu Z, Esche F, Babben S, Trenner J, Serfling A, Pillen K, Maurer A, Quint M (2023) An exotic allele of barley EARLY FLOWERING 3 contributes to developmental plasticity at elevated temperatures.

Journal of Experimental Botany 74: 2912-2931.


Naumann C, Heisters M, Brandt W, Janitza P, Alfs C, Tang N, Nienguesso AT, Ziegler J, Imre R, Mechtler K, Dagdas Y, Hoehenwarter W, Sawer G, Quint M, Abel S (2022) Bacterial-type Ferroxidase Governs Iron-dependent Phosphate Sensing during Root Development.

Current Biology 32: 2189-2205.

Serivichyaswat PT, Bartusch K, Leso M, Musseau C, Iwase A, Chen Y, Sugimoto K, Quint M, Melnyk CW (2022) High temperature perception in leaves promotes vascular regeneration and graft formation in distant tissues.

Development 149:dev200079. Cover, Comment.



Bartusch K, Trenner J, Melnyk CW, Quint M (2020) Cut and paste - Temperature-enhanced cotyledon micrografting for Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings.

Plant Methods 16:12.

Anwer U*, Davis A, Davis SJ, Quint M* (2020) Photoperiod sensing of the circadian clock is controlled by EARLY FLOWERING 3 and GIGANTEA.

The Plant Journal 101:1397–1410. *co-corresponding authors, comment.


Lippmann R*, Babben S*, Menger A, Delker C°, Quint M°
(2019) Development of wild and cultivated plants under global warming conditions.

Current Biology 29:R1326-R1338*equal contribution 

Bellstaedt J, Trenner J, Lippmann R, Poeschl Y, Zhang X, Friml J, Quint M, Delker C (2019) A mobile auxin signal connects temperature sensing in cotyledons with growth responses in hypocotyls.

Plant Physiology 180:757–766.


Babben S, Schliephake E, Janitza P, Berner T, Keilwagen J, Koch M, Arana-Ceballos FA, Templer SE, Chesnokov Y, Pshenichnikova T, Schondelmaier J, Börner A, Pillen K, Ordon F, Perovic D (2018) Association genetics studies on frost tolerance in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) reveal new highly conserved amino acid substitutions in CBF-A3, CBF-A15, VRN3 and PPD1 genes.

BMC Genomics 19:409.

Nishiyama T, Sakayama H, de Vries J, Saint-Marcoux D, Ullrich KK, Haas FB, Vanderstraeten L, Becker D, Lang D, Vosolsobě S, Rombauts S, Wilhelmsson PKI, Janitza P, Kern R, Heyl A, Rümpler F, Calderón Villalobos LIA, Clay JM, Skokan R, Toyoda A, Suzuki Y, Kagoshima H, Schijlen E, Tajeshwar N, Catarino B, Hetherington AJ, Saltykova A, Bonnot C, Breuninger H, Symeonidi A, Radhakrishnan GV, an Nieuwerburgh F, Deforce D, Chang C, Karol KG, Hedrich R, Ulvskov P, Glöckner G, Delwiche CF, Petrášek J, Van de Peer Y, Friml J, Beilby M, Dolan L, Kohara Y, Sugano S, Fujiyama A, Delaux P-M, Quint M, Theißen G, Hagemann M, Harholt J, Dunand C, Zachgo S, Langdale J, Buschmann H, Maumus F, Van Der Straeten D, Gould S, Rensing SA (2018) The Chara genome: secondary complexity and implications for plant terrestrialization.

Cell 174:448-464. Cover. See also –> An Algal Greening of Land: Preview by William Martin and John Allen. Faculty of 1000 recommended.

Drost H-G, Gabel A, Liu J, Quint M, Grosse I (2018) myTAI: Evolutionary Transcriptomics with R.

Bioinformatics 34:1589-1590.

Ibañez C, Delker C, Martinez C, Bürstenbinder K, Janitza P, Lippmann R, Ludwig W, Sun H, James GV, Klecker M, Grossjohann A, Schneeberger K, Prat S, Quint M (2018) Brassinosteroids dominate hormonal regulation of plant thermomorphogenesis via BZR1.

Current Biology 28:303-310. See also –>Multifaceted Roles of PIF4 in Plants: Comment by Dongqing Xu.


Ibañez C, Poeschl Y, Peterson T, Bellstädt J, Denk K, Gogol-Döring A, Quint M, Delker C (2017) Ambient temperature and genotype differentially affect developmental and phenotypic plasticity in Arabidopsis thaliana.

BMC Plant Biology 17:114

Winkler M, Niemeyer M, Hellmuth A, Janitza P, Christ G, Samodelov SL, Wilde V, Majovsky P, Trujillo M, Zurbriggen MD, Hoehenwarter W, Quint M, Calderón Villalobos LIA (2017) Variation in auxin sensing guides AUX/IAA transcriptional repressor ubiquitylation and destruction.

Nature Communications 8:15706

Trenner J*, Pöschl Y*, Grau J, Gogol-Döring A, Quint M, Delker C (2017) Auxin-induced expression divergence between Arabidopsis species may originate within the TIR1/AFB–AUX/IAA–ARF module.

Journal of Experimental Botany 68:539-552. *equal contribution


Quint M*, Delker C*, Franklin KA, Wigge PA, Halliday KJ, van Zanten M (2016) Molecular and genetic control of plant thermomorphogenesis.

Nature Plants 2:15190. *equal contribution

Drost H-G*, Bellstädt J, O'Maoileidigh DS, Silva AT, Gabel A, Weinholdt C, Ryan PT, Dekkers BJW, Bentsink L, Hilhorst H, Ligterink W, Wellmer F, Grosse I, Quint M* (2016) Post-embryonic hourglass patterns mark ontogenetic transitions in plant development.


Raschke A*, Ibañez C*, Ullrich KK, Anwer MU, Becker S, Glöckner A, Trenner J, Denk K, Saal B, Sun X, Ni M, Davis SJ, Delker C°, Quint M° (2015) Natural Variants of ELF3 Affect Thermomorphogenesis by Transcriptionally Modulating PIF4-Dependent Auxin Response Genes.

BMC Plant Biology 15:197. *equal contribution

Ryan PT, Ó’Maoiléidigh DS, Drost H-G, Kwaśniewska K, Gabel A, Grosse I, Graciet E, Quint M, Wellmer F (2015) Patterns of gene expression during Arabidopsis flower development from the time of initiation to maturation.

BMC Genomics 16:488.


Delker C, Sonntag L, Velikkakam James G, Janitza P, Ibañez C, Ziermann H, Peterson T, Denk K, Mull S, Ziegler J, Davis SJ, Schneeberger K, Quint M (2014) The DET1-COP1-HY5 pathway constitutes a multipurpose signaling module regulating plant photomorphogenesis and thermomorphogenesis.

Cell Reports 9:1983-1989. See also –> Degrading new insights into temperature sensing in plants: Commentary by Christine Queitsch

Jayaweera T, Siriwardana C, Dharmasiri S, Quint M, Gray WM, Dharmasiri N (2014) Alternative Splicing of Arabidopsis IBR5 Pre-mRNA Generates Two IBR5 Isoforms with Distinct and Overlapping Functions.

PLoS ONE 9:e102301. Faculty of 1000 recommended.

Grubb CD, Zipp BJ, Kopycki J, Schubert M, Quint M, Lim E-K, Bowles DJ, Pedras MSC, Abel S (2014) Comparative analysis of Arabidopsis UGT74 glucosyltransferases reveals a special role of UGT74C1 in glucosinolate biosynthesis.

Plant Journal 79:92-105.


Poeschl Y, Delker C, Trenner J, Ullrich KK, Quint M, Grosse I (2013) Optimized Probe Masking for Comparative Transcriptomics of Closely Related Species.

PLoS ONE 8:e78497.

Dekkers BJW, Pearce S, van Bolderen-Veldkamp RP, Marshall A, Widera P, Gilbert J, Drost H-G, Bassel GW, Müller K, King JR, Wood ATA, Grosse I, Quint M, Krasnogor N, Leubner-Metzger G, Holdsworth MJ, Bentsink L (2013) Transcriptional Dynamics of Two Seed Compartments with Opposing Roles in Arabidopsis Seed Germination.

Plant Physiology 163:205-215.

Navarro-Quezada A, Schumann N, Quint M (2013) Plant F-Box protein evolution is determined by lineage-specific timing of major gene family expansion waves.

PloS ONE 8:e68672.

Huang H, Quint M, Gray WM (2013) The eta7/csn3-3 auxin response mutant of Arabidopsis defines a novel function for the CSN3 subunit of the COP9 signalosome.

PLoS ONE 8:e66578.


Stenzel I, Otto M, Delker C, Kirmse N, Schmidt D, Miersch O, Hause B, Wasternack C. (2012) ALLENE OXIDE CYCLASE (AOC) gene family members of Arabidopsis thaliana: tissue- and organ-specific promoter activities and in vivo heteromerization..

Journal of Experimental Botany 63:6125-38.

Janitza P, Ullrich KK, Quint M (2012) Toward a comprehensive phylogenetic reconstruction of the evolutionary history of mitogen-activated protein kinases in the plant kingdom.

Frontiers in Plant Science 3:271.

Brandt R, Salla-Martret M, Bou-Torrent J, Musielak T, Stahl M, Lanz C, Ott F, Schmid M, Greb T, Schwarz M, Choi S-B, Quint M, Palauqui J-C, Martinez-Garcia J, Wenkel S (2012) Genome-wide analysis of REVOLUTA target genes reveals a link between leaf patterning and light-regulated growth responses.

Plant Journal 72:31-42.

Stenzel I, Ischebeck T, Quint M, Heilmann I (2012) Variable regions of PI4P 5-kinases direct PtdIns(4,5)P2 towards alternative regulatory functions in tobacco pollen tubes.

Frontiers in Plant Science 2:114.


Schumann N, Navarro-Quezada AR, Ullrich K, Kuhl C, Quint M (2011) Molecular Evolution and Selection Patterns of Plant F-box Proteins with C-terminal Kelch Repeats.

Plant Physiology 155:835-850.


Delker C, Pöschl Y, Raschke A, Ullrich K, Ettingshausen S, Hauptmann V, Grosse I, Quint M (2010) Natural variation of transcriptional auxin response networks in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Plant Cell 22:2184-2200.


Quint M, Barkawi LS, Fan K-T, Cohen JD, Gray WM (2009) Arabidopsis IAR4 modulates auxin response by regulating auxin homeostasis.

Plant Physiology 150:748-758.


Zhang W, Ito H, Quint M, Huang H, Noël LD, Gray WM (2008) Genetic analysis of CAND1-CUL1 interactions in Arabidopsis supports a role for CAND1-mediated cycling of the SCFTIR1 complex.

PNAS 105:8470-8475.

Delker C, Raschke A, Quint M (2008) Auxin dynamics: the dazzling complexity of a small molecule’s message.

Planta 227:929-941.



Quint M, Ito H, Zhang, W, Gray WM (2005) Characterization of a novel temperature-sensitive allele of the CUL1/AXR6 subunit of SCF ubiquitin-ligases.

Plant Journal 43:371-383.



Dussle CM, Quint M, Xu ML, Melchinger AE, Lübberstedt T (2003) Saturation of two chromosome regions conferring resistance to SCMV with SSR and AFLP markers by targeted BSA.

Theoretical and Applied Genetics 106:485-493.


Quint M, Mihaljevic R, Dussle M, Xu L, Melchinger E, Lübberstedt T (2002) Development of RGA-CAPS markers and genetic mapping of candidate genes for sugarcane mosaic virus resistance in maize.

Theoretical and Applied Genetics 105:355-363.