Dr. Pedro Robles Ramos

Department: Instituto de Bioingeniería

Phone: +34 966 658 813

Email: probles@umh.es

Current Position: Associate Professor of Genetics, Universidad Miguel Hernández.

Research Fields

  • Genetic and molecular analyses of the flow of genetic information inside the mitochondria and chloroplasts of plants

Representative Publications

  • Robles P, Micol JL, Quesada V. Mutations in the plant-conserved MTERF9 alter chloroplast gene expression, development and tolerance to abiotic stress in Arabidopsis thaliana. (2014) Plant Physiology. doi: 10.1111/ppl.12307.

  • Robles P, Micol JL, Quesada V. Arabidopsis MDA1, a nuclear-encoded protein, functions in chloroplast development and abiotic stress responses. (2012) PLoS One 7: e42924.

  • Robles P, Micol JL, Quesada V. Unveiling plant mTERF functions. (2012) Molecular Plant. 5: 294-296.

  • Robles P, Fleury D, Candela H, Cnops G, Alonso-Peral MM, Anami S, Falcone A, Caldana C, Willmitzer L, Ponce MR, Van Lijsebettens M, Micol JL. he RON1/FRY1/SAL1 gene is required for leaf morphogenesis and venation patterning in Arabidopsis. (2010) Plant Physiology. 152: 1357-1372.

  • Sorefan K, Girin T, Liljegren SJ, Ljung K, Robles P, Galván-Ampudia CS, Offringa R, Friml J, Yanofsky MF, Østergaard L. A regulated auxin minimum is required for seed dispersal in Arabidopsis. (2009) Nature 459: 583-586.