Professor Keith Roberts, MA PhD - University of East Anglia - Emeritus Professor

Professor Keith Roberts

MA PhD

University of East Anglia

Emeritus Professor

Norwich, Norfolk | United Kingdom

Main Specialties: Biology

Additional Specialties: plant cell walls, plant development


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Professor Keith Roberts, MA PhD - University of East Anglia - Emeritus Professor

Professor Keith Roberts

MA PhD

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Primary Affiliation: University of East Anglia - Norwich, Norfolk , United Kingdom

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Number of Publications

66

Publications

Number of Profile Views

708

Profile Views

Number of Article Reads

147

Reads

Number of Citations

855

Citations

Education

Jan 2018
Cambridge University
PhD
Jun 1967
Cambridge University
MA

Top co-authors

Georg J Seifert
Georg J Seifert

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

6
Nicola J Stacey
Nicola J Stacey

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

5
Kim Findlay
Kim Findlay

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

4
Brian Wells
Brian Wells

Cleveland Clinic

3
Anthony Maxwell
Anthony Maxwell

Department of Biological Chemistry

3
Yoshitaka Azumi
Yoshitaka Azumi

The Pennsylvania State University

2

Publications

66Publications

147Reads

855PubMed Central Citations

BIN4, a novel component of the plant DNA topoisomerase VI complex, is required for endoreduplication in Arabidopsis.

Plant Cell 2007 Nov 30;19(11):3655-68. Epub 2007 Nov 30.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Ines Centre, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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November 2007
6 Reads
33 Citations
9.340 Impact Factor

Cell elongation in Arabidopsis hypocotyls involves dynamic changes in cell wall thickness.

J Exp Bot 2007 29;58(8):2079-89. Epub 2007 Apr 29.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, UK.

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August 2007
2 Reads
29 Citations
5.530 Impact Factor

The biology of arabinogalactan proteins.

Annu Rev Plant Biol 2007 ;58:137-61

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Norwich Research Park, Colney, Norwich, United Kingdom.

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July 2007
1 Read
135 Citations
23.300 Impact Factor

Restricted cell elongation in Arabidopsis hypocotyls is associated with a reduced average pectin esterification level.

BMC Plant Biol 2007 Jun 17;7:31. Epub 2007 Jun 17.

Department of Metabolic Biology, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK.

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June 2007
3 Reads
50 Citations
3.810 Impact Factor

UDP-glucose 4-epimerase isoforms UGE2 and UGE4 cooperate in providing UDP-galactose for cell wall biosynthesis and growth of Arabidopsis thaliana.

Plant Cell 2007 May 11;19(5):1565-79. Epub 2007 May 11.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Ines Centre, NR4 7UH Norwich, United Kingdom.

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May 2007
26 Reads
36 Citations
9.340 Impact Factor

Control of cell and petal morphogenesis by R2R3 MYB transcription factors.

Development 2007 May 21;134(9):1691-701. Epub 2007 Mar 21.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK.

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May 2007
8 Reads
52 Citations
6.460 Impact Factor

Interactions between MUR10/CesA7-dependent secondary cellulose biosynthesis and primary cell wall structure.

Plant Physiol 2006 Dec 13;142(4):1353-63. Epub 2006 Oct 13.

John Innes Centre, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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December 2006
2 Reads
31 Citations
6.840 Impact Factor

Arabidopsis SPO11-2 functions with SPO11-1 in meiotic recombination.

Plant J 2006 Oct;48(2):206-16

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich, NR4 7UH, UK.

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October 2006
4 Reads
53 Citations
5.970 Impact Factor

Distinct properties of the five UDP-D-glucose/UDP-D-galactose 4-epimerase isoforms of Arabidopsis thaliana.

J Biol Chem 2006 Jun 27;281(25):17276-85. Epub 2006 Apr 27.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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June 2006
7 Reads
20 Citations
4.570 Impact Factor

A fasciclin-domain containing gene, ZeFLA11, is expressed exclusively in xylem elements that have reticulate wall thickenings in the stem vascular system of Zinnia elegans cv Envy.

Planta 2006 May 3;223(6):1281-91. Epub 2005 Dec 3.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney Lane, NR4 7UH Norwich, UK.

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May 2006
14 Reads
10 Citations
3.260 Impact Factor

Sci-Art: What are the problems?

Authors:
Roberts K

Biochemist, 2006; 28 (6), pp. 7-11.

Biochemist

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February 2006
16 Reads

RHL1 is an essential component of the plant DNA topoisomerase VI complex and is required for ploidy-dependent cell growth.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2005 Dec 8;102(51):18736-41. Epub 2005 Dec 8.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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December 2005
4 Reads
31 Citations
9.810 Impact Factor

A RING domain gene is expressed in different cell types of leaf trace, stem, and juvenile bundles in the stem vascular system of zinnia.

Plant Physiol 2005 Jul 17;138(3):1383-95. Epub 2005 Jun 17.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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July 2005
3 Reads
4 Citations
6.840 Impact Factor

The expression patterns of arabinogalactan-protein AtAGP30 and GLABRA2 reveal a role for abscisic acid in the early stages of root epidermal patterning.

Plant J 2004 Jul;39(1):70-83

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, UK.

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July 2004
7 Reads
13 Citations
5.970 Impact Factor

Growth regulators and the control of nucleotide sugar flux.

Plant Cell 2004 Mar 18;16(3):723-30. Epub 2004 Feb 18.

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Ines Center, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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March 2004
2 Reads
22 Citations
9.340 Impact Factor

"Big it up": endoreduplication and cell-size control in plants.

Curr Opin Plant Biol 2003 Dec;6(6):544-53

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich, NR4 7UH, UK.

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December 2003
4 Reads
133 Citations
7.850 Impact Factor

AtAGP30, an arabinogalactan-protein in the cell walls of the primary root, plays a role in root regeneration and seed germination.

Plant J 2003 Oct;36(2):256-70

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney Lane, Norwich NR4 7UH, UK.

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October 2003
1 Read
35 Citations
5.970 Impact Factor

Early gene expression associated with the commitment and differentiation of a plant tracheary element is revealed by cDNA-amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis.

Plant Cell 2002 Nov;14(11):2813-24

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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November 2002
3 Reads
21 Citations
9.340 Impact Factor

Fucosylated arabinogalactan-proteins are required for full root cell elongation in arabidopsis.

Plant J 2002 Oct;32(1):105-13

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney lane, Norwich, NR4 7UH, UK.

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October 2002
2 Reads
38 Citations
5.970 Impact Factor

Galactose biosynthesis in Arabidopsis: genetic evidence for substrate channeling from UDP-D-galactose into cell wall polymers.

Curr Biol 2002 Oct;12(21):1840-5

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, United Kingdom.

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October 2002
21 Reads
36 Citations
9.570 Impact Factor

DNA topoisomerase VI is essential for endoreduplication in Arabidopsis.

Curr Biol 2002 Oct;12(20):1782-6

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich, United Kingdom.

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October 2002
3 Reads
45 Citations
9.570 Impact Factor

The mechanics of cell fate determination in petals.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2002 Jun;357(1422):809-13

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, John Innes Centre, Colney, Norwich NR4 7UH, UK.

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June 2002
5 Reads
19 Citations
7.050 Impact Factor

DcAGP1, a secreted arabinogalactan protein, is related to a family of basic proline-rich proteins

Plant Molecular Biology, 2001; 45 (4), pp. 421-435

Plant Molecular Biology

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April 2001
10 Reads

Zinnia. Everybody needs good neighbors

Plant Physiology, 2001; 127 (4), pp. 1380-1382

Plant Physiology

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April 2001
8 Reads

Genetic interactions during root hair morphogenesis in Arabidopsis

Plant Cell, 2000; 12 (10), pp. 1961-1974

Plant Cell

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October 2000
9 Reads

Targeted cell death in xylogenesis

Symposia of the Society for Experimental Biology, 2000; 52, pp. 193-201.

Symposia of the Society for Experimental Biology

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May 2000
9 Reads

Rapid detection of plasmodesmata in purified cell walls

Protoplasma, 2000; 211 (3-4), pp. 165-171

Protoplasma

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March 2000
10 Reads

The ROOT HAIRLESS 1 gene encodes a nuclear protein required for root hair initiation in Arabidopsis

Genes and Development, 1998; 12 (13), pp. 2013-2021.

Genes and Development

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July 1998
10 Reads

A pectate lyase from Zinnia elegans is auxin inducible

Plant Journal, 1998; 13 (1), pp. 17-28.

Plant Journal

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January 1998
7 Reads

Structural and genetic analysis of epidermal cell differentiation in Arabidopsis primary roots

Development, 1997; 124 (9), pp. 1789-1798.

Development

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September 1997
11 Reads

Developmental regulation of pectic polysaccharides in the root meristem of Arabidopsis

Journal of Experimental Botany, 1997; 48 (308), pp. 713-720.

Journal of Experimental Botany

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May 1997
9 Reads

Pectin modification in cell walls of ripening tomatoes occurs in distinct domains

Plant Physiology,1997; 114 (1), pp. 373-381.

Plant Physiology

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January 1997
8 Reads

Ethylene is a positive regulator of root hair development in Arabidopsis thaliana

Plant Journal, 1995; 8 (6), pp. 943-948.

Plant Journal

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June 1995
10 Reads

Secondary thickening in roots of Arabidopsis thaliana: Anatomy and cell surface changes

Authors:
Dolan L. Roberts K.

New Phytologist, 1995; 131 (1), pp. 121-128.

New Phytologist

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January 1995
11 Reads

Plasmodesmata of maize root tips: Structure and composition

Journal of Cell Science, 1994; 107 (12), pp. 3351-3361

Journal of Cell Science

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December 1994
8 Reads

Structural features of cell walls from tomato cells adapted to grow on the herbicide 2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile

Journal of Microscopy, 1994; 173 (2), pp. 155-164.

Journal of Microscopy

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February 1994
9 Reads

Orientation of macromolecules in the walls of elongating carrot cells

Journal of Cell Science, 1993; 106 (4), pp. 1347-1356.

Journal of Cell Science

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April 1993
8 Reads

Cellular organisation of the Arabidopsis thaliana root

Development, 1993; 119 (1), pp. 71-84.

Development,

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January 1993
5 Reads

Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy is a new way to look at plant cell walls

Plant Physiology, 1992; 100 (4), pp. 1940-1947

Plant Physiology

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April 1992
9 Reads

Expression patterns of myb genes from Antirrhinum flowers

Plant Cell, 1991; 3 (2), pp. 115-125.

Plant Cell

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February 1991
4 Reads

Direct visualization of cross-links in the primary plant cell wall

Journal of Cell Science, 1990; 96 (2), pp. 323-334.

Journal of Cell Science

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February 1990
7 Reads

Top co-authors

Georg J Seifert
Georg J Seifert

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

6
Nicola J Stacey
Nicola J Stacey

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

5
Kim Findlay
Kim Findlay

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

4
Brian Wells
Brian Wells

Cleveland Clinic

3
Anthony Maxwell
Anthony Maxwell

Department of Biological Chemistry

3
Yoshitaka Azumi
Yoshitaka Azumi

The Pennsylvania State University

2