School of Biological Sciences
Washington State University
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Area of expertise: Nitrogen; acquisition; utilization; metabolism; amino acids; ureides; source to sink assimilate partitioning; membrane transporter
Editor until: Dec.31, 2021
Thu, S.W., Lu, M.Z., Carter, A.M., Collier, R., Gandin, A., Sitton, C.C., and Tegeder, M. (2020). Role of ureides in source-to-sink transport of photoassimilates in non-fixing soybean. J. Exp. Bot. 71: 4495–4511.
Lu, M.Z., Snyder, R., Grant, J., and Tegeder, M. (2020). Manipulation of sucrose phloem and embryo loading affects pea leaf metabolism, carbon and nitrogen partitioning to sinks as well as seed storage pools. Plant J. 101: 217–236.
Perchlik, M., and Tegeder, M. (2018). AAP2 amino acid transporter function in photosynthetic and plant nitrogen use efficiency in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 178: 174–188.
Tegeder, M., and Masclaux-Daubresse, C. (2018). Source and sinkmechanisms of nitrogen transport and use. New Phytol. 217: 5–53.
Garneau, M.G., Tan, Q., and Tegeder, M. (2018). Amino acid permease AAP6 is essential for nitrogen export from pea nodules, but does not control nitrogen fixation. J. Exp. Bot. 69: 5205–5219.
Tegeder. M., and Hammes. U. (2018). The way out and in: Phloem loading and unloading of amino acids. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 43: 16–21.
Perchlik, M., and Tegeder, M. (2017). Improving plant nitrogen use efficiency through alteration of amino acid transport processes. Plant Physiol. 175: 235–247.
Santiago, J.P., and Tegeder, M. (2017). Implications of nitrogen phloem loading for carbon metabolism and transport during Arabidopsis development. J. Integr. Plant Biol. 59: 409–421.
Carter, A., and Tegeder, M. (2016). Increasing nitrogen fixation and seed yield in soybean requires complex adjustments of nodule nitrogen metabolism and partitioning processes. Curr. Biol. 26: 1–8.
Santiago, J.P., and Tegeder, M. (2016). Connecting source with sink: The role of Arabidopsis AAP8 in phloem loading of amino acids. Plant Physiol. 171: 508–521.
Zhang, L., Garneau, M.G., Majumdar, R., Grant, J., and Tegeder, M. (2015). Improvement of pea biomass and seed productivity by simultaneous increase of phloem and embryo loading with amino acids. Plant J. 81: 134–146.
Tegeder, M. (2014). Transporters involved in source to sink partitioning of amino acids and ureides: Opportunities for crop improvement. J. Exp. Bot. 65: 1865–1878.
Collier, R., and Tegeder, M. (2012). Soybean ureide transporters play a critical role in nodule development, function and nitrogen export. Plant J. 72: 355–367.
Tegeder, M. (2012). Transporters for amino acids in plant cells: Some functions and many unknowns. Curr. Opin. Plant Biol. 15: 315–321.
Zhang, L., Tan, Q., Lee, R., Trethewy, A., Lee, Y.H., and Tegeder, M. (2010). Altered xylem-phloem transfer of amino acids affects metabolism and leads to increased seed yield and oil content in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 22: 3603–3620.
Tan, Q., Zhang, L., Grant, J., Cooper, P., and Tegeder, M. (2010). Altered phloem transport of S-methylmethionine affects plant metabolism and seed number in pea plants. Plant Physiol. 154: 1886–1896.