PUBLICATIONS ON THE VOLVOX-PROJECT
Sumper-Lab
Schmitt, R. and Sumper, M.
2003
Nature 424, 499-500
How to turn inside out
Ender, F., Godl, K., Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
2002
Plant Cell 14, 1147-1160
Evidence for autocatalytic cross-linking of hydroxyproline-rich glycoproteins during extracellular matrix assembly in Volvox

Hallmann, A., Amon, P., Godl, K., Heitzer, M. and Sumper, M.
2001
Plant-J. 26, 583-593
Transcriptional activation by the sexual pheromone and wounding: a new gene family from Volvox encoding modular proteins with (hydroxy)proline-rich and metalloproteinase homology domains

Hallmann, A. and Kirk, D. L.
2000
J. Cell Science 113, 4605-4617
The developmentally regulated ECM glycoprotein ISG plays an essential role in organizing the ECM and orienting the cells of Volvox

Sumper, M., Nink, J. and Wenzl, S.
2000
Europ. J. Biochem. 267, 2334-2339
Self-assembly and cross-linking of Volvox extracellular matrix glycoproteins are specifically inhibited by Ellman´s reagent
Ender, F., Hallmann, A., Amon, P. and Sumper, M.
1999
J. Biol. Chem. 274, 35023-35028
Response to the sexual pheromone and wounding in the green alga Volvox: induction of an extracellular glycoprotein consisting almost exclusively of hydroxyproline
Hallmann, A. and Rappel, A.
1999
Plant-J. 17, 99-109
Genetic engineering of the multicellular green alga Volvox: a modified and multiplied bacterial antibiotic resistance gene as a dominant selectable marker
Hallmann, A.
1999
J. Biol. Chem. 274, 1691-1697
Enzymes in the extracellular matrix of Volvox: an inducible, calcium-dependent phosphatase with modular composition
Amon, P., Haas, E. and Sumper, M.
1998
Plant Cell 10, 781-789
The sex-inducing pheromone and wounding trigger the same set of genes in the multicellular green alga Volvox
Hallmann, A., Godl, K., Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1998
Trends in Microbiol. 6, 185-189
The highly efficient pheromone system of Volvox
Sumper, M. and Hallmann, A.
1998
Int. Rev. Cytol. 180, 51-85
Biochemistry of the extracellular matrix of Volvox
Hallmann, A., Rappel, A. and Sumper, M.
1997
PNAS 94, 7469-7474
Gene replacement by homologous recombination in the multicellular green alga Volvox carteri
Godl, K., Hallmann, A., Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1997
EMBO J. 16, 25-34
Differential targeting of closely related ECM glycoproteins: the pherophorin family from Volvox
Selmer, T, Hallmann, A., Schmidt, B., Sumper, M. and Figura, K.
1996
Europ. J. Biochem. 238, 341-345
The evolutionary conservation of a novel protein modification, the conversion of cysteine to serinsemialdehyde in arylsulfatase from Volvox carteri
Hallmann, A. and Sumper, M.
1996
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 93, 669-673
The Chlorella hexose/ H+ symporter is a useful selectable marker and biochemical reagent when expressed in Volvox
Godl, K., Hallmann, A., Rappel, A. and Sumper, M.
1995
Planta 196, 781-787
Pherophorins: a family of extracellular matrix glycoproteins from Volvox structurally related to the sex-inducing pheromone
Hallmann, A. and Sumper, M.
1994
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 91, 11562-11566
Reporter genes and highly regulated promotors as tools for transformation experiments in Volvox carteri
Huber, O. and Sumper, M.
1994
EMBO J. 13, 4212-4222
Algal-CAMs: Isoforms of a cell adhesion molecule in embryos of the alga Volvox with homology to Drosophila fasciclin I
Hallmann, A. and Sumper, M.
1994
Eur. J. Biochem. 221, 143-150
An inducible arylsulfatase of Volvox carteri with properties suitable for a reporter gene system: Purification, characterization and molecular cloning
Sumper, M., Berg, E., Wenzl, S. and Godl, K.
1993
EMBO J. 12, 831-836
How a sex pheromone might act at a concentration below 10-16 M
Ertl, H., Hallmann, A., Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1992
EMBO J. 11, 2055-2062
A novel extensin that may organize extracellular matrix biogenesis in Volvox carteri
Mengele, R. and Sumper, M.
1992
FEBS Lett. 298, 14-16
Gulose as a constituent of a glycoprotein
Haas, E. and Sumper, M.
1991
FEBS Lett. 294, 282-284
The sexual inducer of Volvox carteri: Its large-scale production and secretion by Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ertl, H., Mengele, R., Wenzl, S., Engel, J. and Sumper, M.
1989
J. Cell Biol. 109, 3493-3501
The extracellular matrix of Volvox carteri: Molecular structure of the cellular compartments
Holst, O., Christoffel, V., Fründ, R., Moll, H. and Sumper, M.
1989
Europ. J. Biochem. 181, 345-350
A phosphodiester bridge between two arabinose residues as a structural element of an extracellular glycoprotein of Volvox carteri
Mages, H.-W, Tschochner, H. and Sumper, M.
1988
FEBS Lett. 234, 407-410
The sexual inducer of Volvox carteri: Primary structure deduced from cDNA sequence
Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1987
Pheromone-inducible glycoproteins of the extracellular matrix of Volvox and their possible role in sexual induction
In: Algal Development (Ed. W. Wiesner, D.G. Robinson and R.C. Starr), Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
Tschochner, H., Lottspeich, F. and Sumper, M.
1987
EMBO J. 6, 2203-2207
The sexual inducer of Volvox carteri: purification, chemical characterization and identification of its gene.
Wenzl, S. and Sumper M.
1986
Cell 46, 633-639
A Novel Glycosphingolipid that may participate in Embryo Inversion in Volvox carteri
Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1986
Dev. Biol. 115, 119-128
Early Event of Sexual Induction in Volvox: Cemical Modification of the Extracellular Matrix
Schlipfenbacher, R., Wenzl, S., Lottspeich, F. and Sumper, M.
1986
FEBS Lett. 209, 57-62
An extremely hydroxyproline-rich glycoprotein is expressed in inverting Volvox embryos
Wenzl, S., Thym, D. and Sumper, M.
1984
EMBO J. 3, 739-744
Development-dependent modification of the extracellular matrix by a sulphated glycoprotein in Volvox carteri
Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1982
FEBS Lett. 143, 311-315
The occurrence of different sulphated cell surface glycoproteins correlates with defined developmental events in Volvox
Willadsen, P. and Sumper, M.
1982
FEBS Lett. 139, 113-116
Sulphation of a cell surface glycoprotein from Volvox carteri - Evidence for a membrane-bound sulfokinase working with PAPS
Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1981
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 78, 3716-3720
Sulfation of a cell surface glycoprotein correlates with the developmental program during embryogenisis of Volvox carteri
Sumper, M. and Wenzl, S.
1980
FEBS Lett. 114, 307-311
Sulphation-desulphation of a membrane component proposed to be involved in control of differentiation in Volvox carteri
Sumper, M. and Wenzl, S.
1980
Sulfation of a cell surface component correlates with the developmental program during embryogenesis of Volvox carteri
In: Metabolic Interconversion of Enzymes 1980 (Ed. H. Holzer), Springer-Verlag, Berlin
Wenzl, S. and Sumper, M.
1979
FEBS Lett. 107, 247-249
Evidence for membrane-mediated control of differentiation during embryogenisis of Volvox carteri
Sumper, M.
1979
FEBS Lett. 107, 241-246
Control of differentiation in Volvox carteri, a model explaining pattern formation