|Selected recent publications...
Plaxton WC (2003) Principles of Metabolic Control. In: Functional Metabolism of Cells: Control, Regulation, and Adaptation (K Storey, ed). John Wiley & Sons, Inc., N.Y. (in press)
Plaxton WC (2003) Biochemical Adaptations of Phosphate Starved Plants. In: Encyclopedia of Plant & Crop Science (R Goodman, ed), Marcel Dekker, N.Y. (in press)
Blonde JD, Plaxton WC (2003) Structural and kinetic properties of high and low molecular mass phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase isoforms from the endosperm of developing castor oil seeds. J Biol Chem 278: 11867-11873
Podestà FE, Plaxton WC (2003) Fluorescence study of ligand binding to potato tuber pyrophosphate-dependent phosphofructokinase: evidence for competitive binding between fructose-1,6-bisphosphate and fructose-2,6-bisphosphate. Arch Biochem Biophys 414: 101-107
Turner WL, Plaxton WC (2003) Purification and characterization of pyrophosphate- and ATP-dependent phosphofructokinases from banana fruit. Planta 217: 113-121
Knowles VL, Plaxton WC (2003) From genome to enzyme: Quantitative analysis of glycolytic and oxidative pentose pathway enzymes from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol (in press)
Bozzo G, Raghothama KG, Plaxton WC (2002) Purification and characterization of two secreted purple acid phosphatase isozymes from phosphate-starved tomato cell cultures. Eur J Biochem 269: 6278-6287
Plaxton WC, Knowles VL, Smith CR (2002) Molecular and regulatory properties of leucoplast pyruvate kinase from Brassica napus (rapeseed) suspension cells. Arch Biochem Biophys 400: 54-62
Rivoal J, Smith CR, Moraes TF, Turpin DH, Plaxton WC (2002) Enzyme activity staining after native polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis using fluorescence detection. Analyt Biochem 300: 94-99
Rivoal J, Turpin DH, Plaxton WC (2002) In vitro phosphorylation of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase from the green alga Selenastrum minutum. Plant Cell Physiol 43: 785-792
Knowles VL, Smith CR, Smith CS, Plaxton WC (2001) Structural and regulatory properties of pyruvate kinase from the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC 6301. J Biol Chem 276: 20966-20972
Rivoal J, Trzos S, Gage DA, Plaxton WC, Turpin DH (2001) Two unrelated phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase polypeptides physcically interact in the high molecular mass isoform of this enzyme in the unicellular green alga Selenastrum minutum. J Biol Chem 276: 12588-12597.
Palma DA, Blumwald E, Plaxton WC (2000) Upregulation of vacuolar H+-translocating pyrophosphatase by phosphate starvation of Brassica napus (rapeseed) suspension cell cultures. FEBS Letts 486, 155-158.
Turner WL, Plaxton WC (2000) Purification and characterization of cytosolic pyruvate kinase from banana fruit. Biochem J 352, 875-882.
Moraes T, Plaxton WC (2000) Purification and characterization of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase from Brassica napus (rapeseed) suspension cell cultures. Implications for phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase regulation during phosphate starvation, and the integration of glycolysis with nitrogen assimilation. Eur J Biochem. 267, 4465-4476.
Smith CR, Knowles VL, Plaxton WC (2000) Purification and characterization of cytosolic pyruvate kinase from Brassica napus (rapeseed) suspension cell cultures. Implications for the integration of glycolysis with nitrogen assimilation. Eur J Biochem. 267, 4477-4485.
Hodgson RJ, Jia Z, Plaxton WC (1998) Effector induced conformation changes in castor seed cytosolic fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase: A kinetic and fluorometric study. Biochim Biophys Acta 1388: 285-294.
Law RD, Plaxton WC (1997) Regulatory phosphorylation of banana fruit phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase by a copurifying phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase kinase. Eur J Biochem 247: 642-651.
Plaxton WC (1996) The organization and regulation of plant glycolysis. Annu Rev Plant Physiol Plant Mol Biol 47: 185-214.