Dennis Mathews, Ph.D.

Dennis Mathews, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Educational Background:

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1988, Plant Pathology
M.A., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1982, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
B.A., Indiana University-Bloomington, 1976, Chemistry                                          

Current Research Interests:

Molecular genetic aspects of the plant growth regulator cytokinin. Cross-talk between cytokinin and other plant growth regulators. Functional genomics of transcription factors regulated by cytokinin.


Hill, K., D. E. Mathews, H. J. Kim, I. H. Street, S. L. Wildes, Y. H. Chiang, M. G. Mason, J. M. Alonso, J. R. Ecker, J. J. Kieber and G. E. Schaller (2013). "Functional characterization of type-B response regulators in the Arabidopsis cytokinin response." Plant Physiol 162(1): 212-224.

Cheng, C. Y., D. E. Mathews, G. Eric Schaller and J. J. Kieber (2013). "Cytokinin-dependent specification of the functional megaspore in the Arabidopsis female gametophyte." Plant J 73(6): 929-940.

Argyros, R. D., D. E. Mathews, Y. H. Chiang, C. M. Palmer, D. M. Thibault, N. Etheridge, D. A. Argyros, M. G. Mason, J. J. Kieber and G. E. Schaller (2008). "Type B response regulators of Arabidopsis play key roles in cytokinin signaling and plant development." Plant Cell 20(8): 2102-2116.

Mason, M. G., D. E. Mathews, D. A. Argyros, B. B. Maxwell, J. J. Kieber, J. M. Alonso, J. R. Ecker and G. E. Schaller (2005). "Multiple type-B response regulators mediate cytokinin signal transduction in Arabidopsis." Plant Cell 17(11): 3007-3018.

Mason, M. G., J. Li, D. E. Mathews, J. J. Kieber and G. E. Schaller (2004). "Type-B response regulators display overlapping expression patterns in Arabidopsis." Plant Physiol 135(2): 927-937.

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