Publications describing the IMSC system/concept:

Lang, D., A.D. Zimmer, S.A. Rensing, R. Reski (2008): Exploring plant biodiversity: the Physcomitrella genome and beyond. Trends in Plant Science 13, 542-549.

Schulte, J. and Reski, R. (2004): High-throughput cryopreservation of 140,000 Physcomitrella patens mutants. Plant Biology 6, 119-127.

List of publications with moss samples registered within the IMSC:

Wiedemann, G., C. Hermsen, M. Melzer, A. Büttner-Mainik, H. Rennenberg, R. Reski, S. Kopriva (2010): Targeted knock-out of a gene encoding sulfite reductase in the moss Physcomitrella patens affects gametophytic and sporophytic development. FEBS Letters 584, 2271-2278. (PMID: 20347810)

Khraiwesh, B., M.A. Arif, G.I. Seumel, S. Ossowski, D. Weigel, R. Reski, W. Frank (2010): Transcriptional control of gene expression by expression by microRNAs. Cell 140, 111-122. (PMID: 20085706)

Martin, A., D. Lang, S.T. Hanke, S.J.X. Mueller, E.Sarnighausen, M. Vervliet-Scheebaum, R. Reski (2009): Targeted gene knockouts reveal overlapping functions of the five Physcomitrella patens FtsZ isoforms in chloroplast division, chloroplast shaping, cell patterning, plant development and gravity sensing. Molecular Plant 2, 1359-1372. (PMID: 19946616)

Ludwig-Müller, J., S. Jülke, N.M. Bierfreund, E.L. Decker, R. Reski (2009): Moss (Physcomitrella patens) GH3 proteins act in auxin homeostasis. New Phytologist  181, 323-338. (PMID: 19032442)

Khraiwesh, B., S. Ossowski, D. Weigel, R. Reski, W. Frank (2008): Specific gene silencing by artificial microRNAs in Physcomitrella patens: An alternative to targeted gene knockouts. Plant Physiology 148, 684-693. (PMID: 18753280)

Qudeimat, E., A.M.C. Faltusz, G. Wheeler, D. Lang, C. Bronwlee, R. Reski, W. Frank (2008): A PIIB-type Ca2+ -ATPase is essential for stress adaptation in Physcomitrella patens. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 105, 19554-19559. (PMID: 19050080)

Wiedemann, G., A. Koprivova, M. Schneider, C. Herschbach, R. Reski, S. Kopriva (2007): The role of the novel adenosine 5'-phosphosulfatereductase in regulation of sulfate assimilation of Physcomitrella patens. Plant Molecular Biology 65, 667-676. (PMID: 17786562)

Frank, W., K.-M. Baar, E. Qudeimat, M. Woriedh, A. Alawady, D. Ratnadewi, L. Gremillon, B. Grimm, R. Reski (2007): A mitochondrial protein homologous to the mammalian peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor is essential for stress adaptation in plants. The Plant Journal 51, 1004-1018. (PMID: 17651369)

von Stackelberg, M., S.A. Rensing, R. Reski (2006): Identification of genic moss SSR markers and a comparative search in twenty-four algal and plant gene indices reveal specifies-specific rather than group-specific characteristics of microsatellites. BMC Plant Biology 6, 9. (PMID: 16734891)

Bierfreund, N., R. Reski, E.L. Decker (2003): Use of an inducible reporter gene system for the analysis of auxin distribution in the moss Physcomitrella patens. Plant Cell Rep. 21, 1143-1152. (PMID: 12789498)

Koprivova, A., F. Altmann, G. Gorr, S. Kopriva, R. Reski, E.L. Decker (2003): N-glycosylation in the moss Physcomitrella patens is organized similarly to higher plants. Plant Biol. 5, 582-591.

Koprivova, A., A.J. Meyer, G. Schween, C. Herschbach, R. Reski, S. Kopriva (2002): Functional knockout of the adenosine 5'-phosphosulfate reductase gene in Physcomitrella patens revives an old route of sulfate assimilation. J. Biol. Chem. 277, 32195-32201. (PMID: 12070175)

Strepp, R., S. Scholz, S. Kruse, V. Speth, R. Reski (1998): Plant nuclear gene knockout reveals a role in plastid division for the homolog of the bacterial cell division protein FtsZ, an ancestral tubulin.Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 95, 4368-4373. (PMID: 9539743)