Athanasios S Tsaftaris

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Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rolling circle amplification-RACE: a method for simultaneous isolation of 5' and 3' cDNA ends from amplified cDNA templates
    Alexios N Polidoros
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Biotechniques 41:35-6, 38, 40 passim. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization and expression analysis of FRUITFULL- and SHATTERPROOF-like genes from peach (Prunus persica) and their role in split-pit formation
    Eleni Tani
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, 6th km Charilaou Thermis Road, Thermi, GR 570 01, Greece
    Tree Physiol 27:649-59. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic expression of B-class floral homeotic genes PISTILLATA/GLOBOSA supports a modified model for crocus (Crocus sativus L.) flower formation
    Apostolos Kalivas
    Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, AUTH, Thessaloniki, GR 540 06, Greece
    DNA Seq 18:120-30. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Cloning, structural characterization, and phylogenetic analysis of flower MADS-box genes from crocus (Crocus sativus L.)
    Athanasios S Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Center for Research and Technology Hellas, Thermi, Greece
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1047-62. 2007
  5. pmc Taxonomic identification of mediterranean pines and their hybrids based on the high resolution melting (HRM) and trnL approaches: from cytoplasmic inheritance to timber tracing
    Ioannis Ganopoulos
    Institute of Applied Biosciences, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas CERTH, Thessaloniki, Greece
    PLoS ONE 8:e60945. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Isolation of a CENTRORADIALIS/TERMINAL FLOWER1 homolog in saffron (Crocus sativus L.): characterization and expression analysis
    Athanasios Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, Thermi 570 01, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:7899-910. 2012
  7. pmc Multiple evidence for the role of an Ovate-like gene in determining fruit shape in pepper
    Aphrodite Tsaballa
    Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, School of Agriculture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    BMC Plant Biol 11:46. 2011
  8. pmc Highly conserved motifs in non-coding regions of Sirevirus retrotransposons: the key for their pattern of distribution within and across plants?
    Alexandros Bousios
    Department of Biology and Environmental Science, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:89. 2010
  9. pmc Denoising inferred functional association networks obtained by gene fusion analysis
    Atanas Kamburov
    Computational Genomics Group, The European Bioinformatics Institute, EMBL Cambridge Outstation, Cambridge CB10 1SD, UK
    BMC Genomics 8:460. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The study of the E-class SEPALLATA3-like MADS-box genes in wild-type and mutant flowers of cultivated saffron crocus (Crocus sativus L.) and its putative progenitors
    Athanasios Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Center for Research and Technology Hellas, 6th km Charilaou Thermi Road, Thermi GR 570 01, Greece
    J Plant Physiol 168:1675-84. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Rolling circle amplification-RACE: a method for simultaneous isolation of 5' and 3' cDNA ends from amplified cDNA templates
    Alexios N Polidoros
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Biotechniques 41:35-6, 38, 40 passim. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization and expression analysis of FRUITFULL- and SHATTERPROOF-like genes from peach (Prunus persica) and their role in split-pit formation
    Eleni Tani
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, 6th km Charilaou Thermis Road, Thermi, GR 570 01, Greece
    Tree Physiol 27:649-59. 2007
    ..Results suggested that temporal regulation of PPERFUL and PPERSHP expression may have an effect on the split-pit process...
  3. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic expression of B-class floral homeotic genes PISTILLATA/GLOBOSA supports a modified model for crocus (Crocus sativus L.) flower formation
    Apostolos Kalivas
    Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, AUTH, Thessaloniki, GR 540 06, Greece
    DNA Seq 18:120-30. 2007
    ..sativus for putative targets to known micro-RNAs (miRNAs) showed that the target site for ath-miRNA167 found in Arabidopsis thaliana PI is not present in C. sativus, however, the PI/GLO sequences may be regulated by an ath-miRNA163...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cloning, structural characterization, and phylogenetic analysis of flower MADS-box genes from crocus (Crocus sativus L.)
    Athanasios S Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Center for Research and Technology Hellas, Thermi, Greece
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1047-62. 2007
    ..The structural and phylogenetic analyses are based on both published and unpublished data...
  5. pmc Taxonomic identification of mediterranean pines and their hybrids based on the high resolution melting (HRM) and trnL approaches: from cytoplasmic inheritance to timber tracing
    Ioannis Ganopoulos
    Institute of Applied Biosciences, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas CERTH, Thessaloniki, Greece
    PLoS ONE 8:e60945. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Isolation of a CENTRORADIALIS/TERMINAL FLOWER1 homolog in saffron (Crocus sativus L.): characterization and expression analysis
    Athanasios Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, Thermi 570 01, Greece
    Mol Biol Rep 39:7899-910. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Multiple evidence for the role of an Ovate-like gene in determining fruit shape in pepper
    Aphrodite Tsaballa
    Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, School of Agriculture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    BMC Plant Biol 11:46. 2011
    ..In this study we used pepper cultivars with different fruit shape to study the role of a pepper Ovate-like gene, CaOvate, which encodes a negative regulator protein that brings significant changes in tomato fruit shape...
  8. pmc Highly conserved motifs in non-coding regions of Sirevirus retrotransposons: the key for their pattern of distribution within and across plants?
    Alexandros Bousios
    Department of Biology and Environmental Science, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:89. 2010
    ..Yet, it is largely unknown if this bias is supported by different genome structures...
  9. pmc Denoising inferred functional association networks obtained by gene fusion analysis
    Atanas Kamburov
    Computational Genomics Group, The European Bioinformatics Institute, EMBL Cambridge Outstation, Cambridge CB10 1SD, UK
    BMC Genomics 8:460. 2007
    ..The precision of this method typically improves with an ever-increasing number of reference genomes...
  10. doi request reprint The study of the E-class SEPALLATA3-like MADS-box genes in wild-type and mutant flowers of cultivated saffron crocus (Crocus sativus L.) and its putative progenitors
    Athanasios Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Center for Research and Technology Hellas, 6th km Charilaou Thermi Road, Thermi GR 570 01, Greece
    J Plant Physiol 168:1675-84. 2011
    ..sativus and comparing them with the respective sequences from C. tomasii, C. hadriaticus and C. cartwrightianus, three putative wild-type diploid progenitor species, we examined the origin of CsatSEP3a sequence...
  11. doi request reprint Rolling circle amplification of genomic templates for inverse PCR (RCA-GIP): a method for 5'- and 3'-genome walking without anchoring
    Athanasios Tsaftaris
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, 6th Km Harilaou, Thermis Rd, P O Box 361, 57001, Thessaloniki, Thermi, Greece
    Biotechnol Lett 32:157-61. 2010
    ..Herein as an example we present the isolation of four promoter regions from Crocus sativus, a crop cultivated for saffron production...
  12. pmc Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: IV. The study of barley polycomb group (PcG) genes during seed development and in response to external ABA
    Aliki Kapazoglou
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, Thermi Thessaloniki, Greece
    BMC Plant Biol 10:73. 2010
    ....
  13. pmc The study of two barley type I-like MADS-box genes as potential targets of epigenetic regulation during seed development
    Aliki Kapazoglou
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology INA, CERTH, Thermi Thessaloniki, GR 57001, Greece
    BMC Plant Biol 12:166. 2012
    ..However, reports on agronomically important cereals such as barley and wheat are scarce...
  14. pmc The study of a barley epigenetic regulator, HvDME, in seed development and under drought
    Aliki Kapazoglou
    Institute of Applied Biosciences INAB, CERTH, Thermi Thessaloniki GR 57001, Greece
    BMC Plant Biol 13:172. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, studies on monocot DNA glycosylases are limited. Here we present the study of a DME homologue from barley (HvDME), an agronomically important cereal crop, during seed development and in response to conditions of drought...
  15. doi request reprint Characterization and expression analysis of AGAMOUS-like, SEEDSTICK-like, and SEPALLATA-like MADS-box genes in peach (Prunus persica) fruit
    Eleni Tani
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology IN A, CERTH, 6th km Charilaou Thermis Road, Thermi GR 570 01, Greece
    Plant Physiol Biochem 47:690-700. 2009
    ..These data suggest the involvement of MADS-box genes in peach flower and fruit development and provide further evidence for the role of these genes in woody perennial trees that is compatible with their function in model plant species...
  16. doi request reprint famRCA-RACE: a rolling circle amplification race for isolating a family of homologous cDNAs in one reaction and its application to obtain NAC genes transcription factors from crocus (Crocus sativus) flower
    Apostolos Kalivas
    Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Prep Biochem Biotechnol 40:177-87. 2010
    ..Phylogenetic analysis revealed that CsatNAC proteins fall in subgroup I of the NAC family of proteins...
  17. doi request reprint Cloning and characterization of SOC1 homologs in barley (Hordeum vulgare) and their expression during seed development and in response to vernalization
    Dimitra Papaefthimiou
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, Thermi Thessaloniki, GR 570 01, Greece
    Physiol Plant 146:71-85. 2012
    ..The study of the SOC1 genes reported here opens the way for a better understanding of both the vernalization process and seed development and germination in this important cereal crop...
  18. doi request reprint Epigenetic chromatin modifiers in barley: I. Cloning, mapping and expression analysis of the plant specific HD2 family of histone deacetylases from barley, during seed development and after hormonal treatment
    Kyproula Demetriou
    Centre for Research and Technology, Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Thermi Thessaloniki, Greece
    Physiol Plant 136:358-68. 2009
    ..The expression pattern of HD2 genes suggests a possible role for these genes in the epigenetic regulation of seed development and stress response...
  19. doi request reprint Characterization and expression analysis of TERMINAL FLOWER1 homologs from cultivated alloteraploid cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) and its diploid progenitors
    Anagnostis Argiriou
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, CERTH, Thermi, Greece
    J Plant Physiol 165:1636-46. 2008
    ..These are the first reported TFL1-like genes isolated from cotton, the most important crop for the textile industry...
  20. ncbi request reprint The maize alternative oxidase 1a (Aox1a) gene is regulated by signals related to oxidative stress
    Alexios N Polidoros
    Institute of Agrobiotechnology, Center for Research and Technology Hellas, Thermi, Greece
    Redox Rep 10:71-8. 2005
    ..A ROS-depended signaling event may be involved, suggesting an essential role of Aox1a under oxidative stress in maize...