Wang Y, Garrido-Oter R, Wu J, Winkelmuller TM, Agler M, Colby T, Nobori T, Kemen E, Tsuda K*: Site-specific cleavage of bacterial MucD by secreted proteases mediates antibacterial resistance in Arabidopsis. Nature Communications, 10: 2853 (2019) *corresponding author abstract

Nobori T, Tsuda K*: The plant immune system in heterogeneous environments. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 50: 58-66 (2019) *corresponding author abstract

Adachi H, Tsuda K: Convergence of cell-surface and intracellular immune receptor signalling. New Phytologist, 221: 1676-1678 (2019) abstract

Uemura T, Nakano RT, Takagi J, Wang Y, Kramer K, Finkemeier I, Nakagami H, Tsuda K, Ueda T, Schulze-Lefert P, Nakano A: A Golgi-released subpopulation of the trans-Golgi network mediates constitutive and pathogen-inducible protein secretion in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology, 179: 519-532 (2019). abstract

Berens ML, Wolinska KW, Spaepen S, Ziegler J, Nobori T, Nair A, Krüler V, Winkelmüller TM, Wang Y, Mine A, Becker D, Garido-Oter R, Schulze-Lefert P*, Tsuda K*: Balancing trade-offs between biotic and abiotic stress responses through leaf age-dependent variation in stress hormone crosstalk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 116: 2364-2373 (2019) *corresponding author abstract


Wang Y, Schuck S, Wu J, Yang P, Döring AC, Zeier J*, Tsuda K*: A MPK3/6-WRKY33-ALD1-Pipecolic acid Regulatory Loop Contributes to Systemic Acquired Resistance. Plant Cell, 10: 2480-2494 (2018). *corresponding author abstract

Highlighted in Castroverde Plant Cell, 10: 2238-2239 (2018).

Nobori T and Tsuda K*: In planta Transcriptome Analysis of Pseudomonas syringae. Bio-protocol, 8: 2987 (2018) *corresponding author abstract

Mine A, Seyfferth C, Kracher B, Berens ML, Becker D, Tsuda K*: The Defense Phytohormone Signaling Network Enables Rapid, High-amplitude Transcriptional Reprogramming During Effector-Triggered Immunity. Plant Cell, 30: 1199-1219 (2018) *corresponding author

Nobori T, Mine A, Tsuda K*: Molecular networks in plant-pathogen holobiont. FEBS Letters, 592: 1937-1953 (2018). *corresponding author

Nobori T, Velásquez AC, Wu J, Kvitko BH, Kremer JM, Wang Y, He SY*, Tsuda K*: Transcriptome landscape of a bacterial pathogen under plant immunity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 115: E3055-E3064 (2018) *corresponding authors abstract

  • Spotlighted in Cohen et al Trends Plant Sci, in press (2018), DOI:

Jacob F, Kracher B, Mine A, Seyfferth C, Blanvillain-Baufume S, Parker JE, Tsuda K, Schulze-Lefert P, Maekawa T: A dominant-interfering camta3 mutation compromises primary transcriptional outputs mediated by both cell surface and intracellular immune receptors in Arabidopsis thaliana. New Phytologist, 217: 1667-1680 (2018) abstract

Tsuda K*: Division of Tasks: Defense by the Spatial Separation of Antagonistic Hormone Activities. Plant and Cell Physiology, 59: 3-4 (2018) *corresponding author abstract


Huot B, Castroverde CDM, Velásquez AC, Hubbard E, Pulman JA, Yao J, Childs KL, Tsuda K, Montgomery BL, He SY: Dual impact of elevated temperature on plant defence and bacterial virulence in Arabidopsis. Nature Communications, 8: 1808 (2017) abstract

Mine A, Berens ML, Nobori T, Anver S, Fukumoto K, Winkelmüller TM, Takeda A, Becker D, Tsuda K*: Pathogen exploitation of an abscisic acid- and jasmonate-inducible MAPK phosphatase and its interception by Arabidopsis immunity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 114: 7456-7461 (2017) *corresponding author abstract

Berens ML, Berry HM, Mine A, Argueso CT, Tsuda K*: Evolution of Hormone Signaling Networks in Plant Defense. Annual Review of Phytopathology, 55: 401-425 (2017) *corresponding author abstract

Shigenaga AM, Berens ML, Tsuda K*, Argueso CT*: Towards Engineering of Hormonal Crosstalk in Plant Immunity. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 38: 164-172 (2017), abstract
*corresponding authors

Hillmer R, Tsuda K, Rallapalli G, Asai S, Truman W, Papke MD, Sakakibara H, Jone JDG, Myers CL, Katagiri F: The Highly Buffered Arabidopsis Immune Signaling Network Conceals the Functions of its Components. PLoS Genetics 13: e1006639 (2017), abstract

Mine A, Nobori T†, Salazar-Rondon MC†, Winkelmüller TM, Anver S, Becker D, Tsuda K*: An incoherent feed-forward loop mediates robustness and tunability in a plant immune network. EMBO Reports, 18: 464-476 (2017), doi: , abstract
*corresponding author


Yamada K, Yamaguchi K, Shirakawa T, Nakagami H, Mine A, Ishikawa K, Fujiwara M, Narusaka M, Narusaka Y, Ichimura K, Kobayashi Y, Matsui H, Nomura Y, Nomoto M, Tada Y, Fukao Y, Fukamizo T, Tsuda K, Shirasu K, Shibuya N, Kawasaki T: The CERK1-associated kinase PBL27 mediates chitin-triggered MAPK activation in Arabidopsis. The EMBO Journal, 35: 2468-2483 (2016), abstract

Stuttmann J, Peine N, Garcia AV, Wagner C, Choudhury SR, Wang Y, James GV, Griebel T, Alcazar R, Tsuda K, Schneeberger K, Parker JE: Arabidopsis thaliana DM2h (R8) within the Landsberg RPP1-like Resistance Locus Underlies Three Different Cases of EDS1-Conditioned Autoimmunity. PLoS Genetics, 12: e1005990 (2016) abstract

Wang Y, Wu J, Kim SG, Tsuda K, Gupta R, Park SY, Kim ST, Kang KY: Magnaporthe oryzae-Secreted Protein MSP1 Induces Cell Death and Elicits Defense Responses in Rice. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 29: 299-312 (2016) abstract

Yamada K, Yamashita-Yamada M, Hirase T, Fujiwara T, Tsuda K, Hiruma K, Saijo Y: Danger peptide receptor signaling in plants ensures basal immunity upon pathogen-induced depletion of BAK1. The EMBO Journal, 35: 46-61 (2016) abstract


Sreekanta S, Bethke G, Hatsugai N, Tsuda K, Thao A, Wang L, Katagiri F, Glazebrook J: The Receptor-Like Cytoplasmic Kinase PCRK1 Contributes to Pattern-Triggered Immunity against Pseudomonas syringae in Arabidopsis thaliana. New Phytologist in press, doi 10.1111/nph.13345.

Cui H, Tsuda K, Parker JE: Effector-Triggered Immunity: From Pathogen Perception to Robust Defense. Annual Review of Plant Biology, 66: 487-511 (2015)

Mateos JL, Madrigal P, Tsuda K, Richter R, Rawat V, Romera-Branchat M, Fornara F, Schneeberger K, Krajewski P, Coupland G: Decoded combinatorial activities of SHORT VEGETATIVE PHASE and FLOWERING LOCUS C define distinct modes of flowering regulation in Arabidopsis. Genome Biology, 16: 31 (2015)

Tsuda K and ¶Somssich IE: Transcriptional networks in plant immunity. New Phytologist, 206: 932-947 (2015). ¶corresponding author.

Anver S and ¶Tsuda K: Ethylene and Plant Immunity. In Ethylene in Plants. Ed.: Chi-Kuang Wen. Springer Science+Business Media, Dordrecht Heidelberg New York London, 2015, 205-221. ¶corresponding author


Seyfferth C and ¶Tsuda K: Salicylic acid signal transduction: the initiation of biosynthesis, perception and transcriptional reprogramming. Frontiers in Plant Science, 2014, 5: 697. ¶corresponding author

Mine A, Sato M, ¶Tsuda K: Toward a systems understanding of plant--microbe interactions. Frontiers in Plant Science, 5: 423 (2014) ¶corresponding author

Kim Y, Tsuda K, Igarashi D, Hillmer RA, Sakakibara H, Myers CL, Katagiri F: Mechanisms underlying robustness and tunability in a plant immune signaling network. Cell Host & Microbe, 2014, 15: 84-94. abstract

Ross A, Yamada K, Hiruma K, Yamashita-Yamada M, Lu Xunli, Takano Y, Tsuda K, Saijo Y: The Arabidopsis PEPR pathway couples local and systemic plant immunity. The EMBO Journal, 2014, 33: 62-75. abstract


Tsuda K, Mine A, Bethke G, Igarashi D, Botanga CJ, Tsuda Y, Glazebrook J, Sato M, Katagiri F: Dual regulation of gene expression mediated by extended MAPK activation and salicylic acid contributes to robust innate immunity in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS Genetics, 2013, 9: e1004015. abstract

¶corresponding author

Truman W, Sreekanta S, Lu Y, Bethke G, Tsuda K, Katagiri F, Glazebrook J: The CALMODULIN-BINDING PROTEIN60 Family Includes Both Negative and Positive Regulators of Plant Immunity. Plant Physiology, 2013, 163: 1741-1751 abstract

Heidrich K, Tsuda K, Blanvillain-Baufumé S, Wirthmueller L, Bautor J, Parker JE: Arabidopsis TNL-WRKY domain receptor RRS1 contributes to temperature-conditioned RPS4 auto-immunity. Frontiers in Plant Science, 2013, 4: 403 abstract

Tintor N, Ross A, Kanehara K, Yamada K, Fan L, Kemmerling B, Nurnberger T, Tsuda K, Saijo Y: Layered pattern receptor signaling via ethylene and endogenous elicitor peptides during Arabidopsis immunity to bacterial infection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2013, 110: 6211-6216 abstract

Igarashi D, Bethke G, Xu Y, Tsuda K, Glazebrook J, Katagiri F: Pattern-Triggered Immunity Suppresses Programmed Cell Death Triggered by Fumonisin B1. PLoS One, 2013, 8: e60769 abstract


Igarashi D, Tsuda K, Katagiri F: The Peptide Growth Factor, Phytosulfokine, Attenuates Pattern-Triggered Immunity. The Plant Journal, 2012, 71: 194-204 abstract 

Di Mauro MF, Iglesias MJ, Arce DP, Valle EM, Arnold RB, Tsuda K, Yamazaki K, Casalongue CA and Godoy AV: MBF1s regulate ABA-dependent germination of Arabidopsis seeds. Plant Signaling & Behavior, 2012, 7: 188-192 abstract

Bethke G, Pecher P, Eschen-Lippold L, Tsuda K, Katagiri F, Glazebrook J, Scheel D, Lee J: Activation of the Arabidopsis thaliana mitogen-activated protein kinase MPK11 by the flagellin-derived elicitor peptide, flg22. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 2012, 25: 471-480 abstract

Tsuda K, Qi Y, Nguyen LV, Bethke G, Tsuda Y, Glazebrook J and Katagiri F: An efficient Agrobacterium-mediated transient transformation of Arabidopsis. The Plant Journal, 2012, 69: 713-719 abstract


Willmann R, Lajunena HM, Erbsb G, Newman M, Kolb D, Tsuda K, Katagiri F, Fliegmann J, Bono J, Cullimore JV, Jehle AK, Gotz F, Kulikh A, Molinaroi A, Lipka V, Gust AA and Nurnberger T: The Arabidopsis LYM1 LYM3 CERK1 pattern recognition system mediates bacterial peptidoglycan sensing and immunity to bacterial infection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2011, 108: 19824-19829 abstract

Qi Y, Tsuda K, Nguyen LV, Wang X, Lin J, Murphy AS, Glazebrook J, Thordal-Christensen H and Katagiri F: Physical association of Arabidopsis hypersensitive induced reaction proteins (HIRs) with the immune receptor RPS2. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2011, 286: 31297-31307 abstract

Wang L, Tsuda K, Truman W, Sato M, Nguyen LV, Katagiri F and Glazebrook J: CBP60g and SARD1 play partially redundant, critical roles in salicylic acid signaling. The Plant Journal, 2011, 67: 1029-1041 abstract

Qi Y, Tsuda K, Glazebrook J and Katagiri F: Physical association of PTI and ETI immune receptors in Arabidopsis. Molecular Plant Pathology, 2011, 12: 702-708 abstract

Wen Y, Wang W, Feng J, Luo MC, Tsuda K, Katagiri F, Bauchan G and Xiao S: Identification and utilization of a sow thistle powdery mildew as a nonhost pathogen to dissect post-invasion resistance mechanisms in Arabidopsis. Journal of Experimental Botany, 2011, 62: 2117-2129 abstract


Katagiri F and Tsuda K: Understanding the plant immune system. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 2010, 23: 1531-1536 abstract

Qi Y, Tsuda K, Joe A, Sato M, Nguyen LV, Glazebrook J, Alfano JR, Cohen JD and Katagiri F: A putative RNA-binding protein positively regulates salicylic acid-mediated immunity in Arabidopsis. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 2010, 23: 1573-1583 abstract

Tsuda K and Katagiri F: Comparing signaling mechanisms engaged in pattern-triggered and effector-triggered immunity. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 2010, 13: 459-465 abstract

Sato M, Tsuda K, Wang L, Coller J, Watanabe Y, Glazebrook J and Katagiri F: Network modeling reveals prevalent negative regulatory relationships between signaling sectors in Arabidopsis immune signaling. PLoS Pathogens, 2010, 6: e1001011 abstract

Ace DP, Godoy AV, Tsuda K, Yamazaki K, Valle EM, Mauro MFD, Iglesias MJ and Casalongue CN: The analysis of an Arabidopsis triple knock-down mutant reveals functions for MBF1 genes under oxidative stress conditions. Journal of Plant Physiology, 2010, 167: 194-200 abstract


Tsuda K, Sato M, Stoddard T, Glazebrook J and Katagiri F: Network properties of robust immunity in plants. PLoS Genetics, 2009, 5: e1000772 abstract

Wang L, Tsuda K, Sato M, Cohen JD, Katagiri F and Glazebrook J: Arabidopsis CaM binding protein CBP60g contributes to MAMP-induced SA accumulation and is involved in disease resistance against Pseudomonas syringae. PLoS Pathogens, 2009, 5: e1000301 abstract

Tojo T, Tsuda K, Yoshizumi T, Ikeda A, Yamaguchi J, Matsui M, and Yamazaki K: Arabidopsis MBF1s control leaf cell cycle and its expansion. Plant and Cell Physiology, 2009, 50: 254-264 abstract


Tsuda K, Glazebrook J and Katagiri F: The interplay between MAMP and SA signaling. Plant Signaling & Behavior, 2008, 3: 359-361 abstract

Tsuda K, Sato M, Glazebrook J, Cohen JD and Katagiri F: Interplay between MAMP-triggered and SA-mediated defense responses. The Plant Journal, 2008, 53: 763-775 abstract

2006 and earlier

Tojo T, Tsuda K, Wada T and Yamazaki K: A simple and extremely sensitive system for detecting estrogenic activity using transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 2006, 64: 106-114 abstract

Sugikawa Y, Ebihara S, Tsuda K, Niwa Y and Yamazaki K: Transcriptional coactivator MBF1s from Arabidopsis predominantly localize in nucleolus. Journal of Plant Research, 2005, 118: 431-437 abstract

Tojo T, Tsuda K, Wada T and Yamazaki K: Development of a system for monitoring estrogenic activity using transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Environmental Biotechnology, 2005, 5: 31-36 abstract

Tojo T, Tsuda K, Wada T and Yamazaki K: A transgenic plant that detects estrogenic activity. Waste Management Research, 2004, 15: 247-253 abstract

¶Tsuda K and Yamazaki K: Structure and expression analysis of three subtypes of Arabidopsis MBF1 genes. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Gene Regulatory Mechanisms, 2004, 1680: 1-10 abstract

¶corresponding author 

¶Tsuda K, Tsuji T, Hirose S and Yamazaki K: Three Arabidopsis MBF1 homologs with distinct expression profiles play roles as transcriptional co-activators. Plant and Cell Physiology, 2004, 45: 225-231 abstract ¶corresponding author

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