Departament de Genètica 


Sílvia Atrian
Marc Valls





Stael S; Nowack M, Van Breusegem F; Valls M; Coll NS. The Death of Plant Cells: From Proteases to Field Applications. Cell Death and Differentiation. En premsa (2013)

Zuluaga P; Ferreira V; Pianzzola MJ; Siri MI; Coll NS; Valls M. A novel,sensitive method to evaluate potato germplasm for bacterial wilt resistance using a luminescent Ralstonia solanacearum reporter strain. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. En premsa (2013)

Zuluaga, A.P.; Puigvert, M.; Valls M.Novel plant inputs influencing Ralstonia solanacearum during infection. Frontiers in Microbiology. 4, pp. 1 - 7. (2013)

Peeters N; Guidot A; Vailleau F; Valls M. Ralstonia solanacearum, a widespread bacterial plant pathogen in the post-genomic era. Molecular Plant Pathology. 14 - 7, pp. 651 - 662. (2013)

Coll, N.S.; Valls, M. Current knowledge on the Ralstonia solanacearum type III secretion system. Microbial Biotechnology. 6, pp. 1 - 7. (2013)

Solé M; Popa C; Mith O; Sohn K; Jones JDG; Deslandes L; Valls M. The awr gene family encodes a novel class of R.alstonia solanacearum type III effectors displaying virulence and avirulence activities. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions.25,pp. 941 – 953 (2012)

Monteiro, F.; Genin, S.; van Dijk, I.; Valls, M.A. Luminescent reporter evidences active expression of Ralstonia solanacearum type III secretion system genes throughout plant infection.909046 - Microbiology.158, pp. 2107 - 2116 (2012)

Monteiro, F.; Solé, M.; van Dijk, I.; Valls, M. A chromosomal insertion toolbox for promoter probing, mutant complementation and pathogenicity studies in Ralstonia solanacearum. 908213 - Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions.25,pp. 557 – 568. (2011).

Valls, M.; Silva-Rocha, R.; Cases, I.; Muñoz, A.; de Lorenzo, V.Functional analysis of the integration host factor site of the s(54) Pu promoter of Pseudomonas putida by in vivo UV imprinting. Molecular Microbiology.82,pp. 591 – 601 (2011).

Corominas, M.; Valls, M. editors. Organismes model en Biologia. Treballs de la Societat Catalana de Biologia. Vol 62 ISSN: 0212-3037 (2011).

Valls M, Genin S y Boucher C. Integrated regulation of the type III secretion system and other virulence determinants in Ralstonia solanacearum. PLoS Pathogens 2 (8), 798-807 (2006).

Valls M and de Lorenzo V.  Transient XylR binding to the UAS of the Pseudomonas putida sigma54 promoter Pu revealed with high intensity UV footprinting in vivo. Nucleic Acids Research, 31 (23), 6926-34 (2003).

Valls M and de Lorenzo V.  Exploiting the genetic and biochemical capacities of bacteria for the remediation of heavy metal pollution. FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 26: 327-338 (2002).

Valls M, Buckle M and de Lorenzo V.  In vivo UV-laser footprinting of the Pseudomonas putida s54 Pu promoter reveals that IHF couples transcriptional activity to growth phase. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 277 (3), 2169–2175s(2002).

Valls M, Bofill R, Gonzàlez-Duarte R, Gonzàlez-Duarte P, Capdevila M, and Atrian S.  A new insight into metallothionein (MT) classification and evolution. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 276 (35), 32835-32843 (2001).

Valls M, Atrian S, de Lorenzo, V and Fernàndez, LA.  Engineering a mouse metallothionein on the cell surface of Ralstonia eutropha CH34 for enhanced immobilization of heavy metals in soil. Nature Biotechnology, 18 (6), 661-665 (2000).

Valls M, de Lorenzo V, Gonzàlez-Duarte R, Atrian S.  Engineering of Pseudomonas cell membranes for heavy-metal bioadsorption Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry 79, 219-223 (2000)

Valls M, Bofill R.; Romero-Isart N, Gonzàlez-Duarte R, Abian J, Carrascal M, Gonzàlez-Duarte P, Capdevila M and Atrian S.  Drosophila MTN: a metazoan copper-thionein related to fungal forms. FEBS Letters 467, 189-194 (2000).

Valls M, Gonzàlez-Duarte R, Atrian S, de Lorenzo V.  Bioaccumulation of heavy metals with fusion proteins of metallothionein to bacterial OMPs. Biochimie 80, 855-86l (1998).

Albalat R, Valls M, Fibla J, Atrian S, and Gonzàlez-Duarte R.  Involvement of the C-terminal tail in the activity of Drosophila ADH”. European Journal of Biochemistry 233, 498-505 (1995)

Capítols de llibre

Valls M and de Lorenzo V. Transcription mediated by sigma-54-dependent promoters. In: The Pseudomonads Vol II. Ed. Juan Luis Ramos. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Amsterdam. (2003)

Ajealdre C and other 63 authors including Valls M. Reflections of Science and Technology in Spain today Ed. in chief: Emilio Muñoz. Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT), Madrid. (2002)

Atrian S, Albalat R, Cols N, Marfany G, Valls M and Gonzàlez-Duarte R. Picturing alcohol-dehidrogenase by site-directed mutagenesis. In: Perspectives on protein engineering and complementary technologies Eds: MJ Geisow & R Epton. Maryflower Worldwide Ltd., pp 148-150, 1995.