Brazel, A.J. and Ó’Maoiléidigh, D. S. (2019) Photosynthetic activity of reproductive organs. Journal of Experimental Botany doi:10.1093/jxb/erz033


Ó’Maoiléidigh, D. S., Stewart, D.*, Zheng, B., Coupland, G., & Wellmer, F. (2018) Floral homeotic proteins modulate the genetic program for leaf development to suppress trichome formation in flowers Development 145(3)

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Goslin, K., Zheng, B., Serrano-Mislata, A., Rae, L., Ryan, P.T., Kwaśniewska, K., Thomson, B., Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Madueño, F., Wellmer, F., Graciet, E. (2017) Transcription Factor Interplay between LEAFY and APETALA1/CAULIFLOWER during Floral Initiation Plant Physiology 174(2):1097-1109 doi:10.1104/pp.17.00098


Drost, H. -G., Bellstaedt, J., Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Silva, A. T., Gabel, A., Weinholdt, C., Ryan, P.T., Dekkers, B.J.W., Bentsink, L., Hilhorst, H.W.M., Ligterink, W., Wellmer, F., Grosse, I., and Quint, M. (2016) Post-embryonic Hourglass Patterns Mark Ontogenetic Transitions in Plant Development Molecular Biology and Evolution 33(5):1158-1163

Ó’Maoiléidigh, D. S.§, Graciet, E., and Wellmer, F. (2016) Strategies for Performing Dynamic Gene Perturbation Experiments in Flowers Bio-protocol 6(7)

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Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Thomson, B., Raganelli, A., Wuest, S. E., Ryan, P. T., Kwasniewska, K., Carles, C.C., Graciet, E., and Wellmer, F. (2015) Gene network analysis of Arabidopsis thaliana flower development through dynamic gene perturbations The Plant Journal 83(2):344-358

Ryan, P. T.*, Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S.*, Drost, H. -G., Kwasniewska, K., Gabel, A., Grosse, I., Graciet, E., Quint, M., and Wellmer, F. (2015) Patterns of gene expression during Arabidopsis flower development from the time of initiation to maturation BMC Genomics 16:488

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Wellmer, F., Stewart, D., and Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S. (2015) My favourite flowering image: floral organs with trichomes Journal of Experimental Botany 66, 9-10.


Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S.§, & Wellmer, F§. (2014) A floral induction system for the study of early Arabidopsis flower development Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1110, 307-314

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Pajoro, A., Madrigal, P., Muino, J. M., Tomas Matus, J., Jin, J., Mecchia, M. A., Debernardi, J.M., Palatnik, J.F., Balazadeh, S., Arif, M., Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Wellmer, F., Krajewski, P., Riechmann, J.L., Angenent, G.C., and Kaufmann, K. (2014) Dynamics of chromatin accessibility and gene regulation by MADS-domain transcription factors in flower development Genome Biology, 15(3)

Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Graciet, E., & Wellmer, F. (2014) Gene networks controlling Arabidopsis thaliana flower development New Phytologist 201(1):16-30 doi:10.1111/nph.12444

Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Graciet, E., & Wellmer, F. (2014) Genetic Control of Arabidopsis Flower Development Advances in Botanical Research 72:159-190

Graciet, E., Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., & Wellmer, F. (2014) Next-generation sequencing applied to flower development: ChIP-Seq Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1110:413-429


Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S.*, Wuest, S. E.*, Rae, L., Raganelli, A., Ryan, P. T., Kwasniewska, K., Das, P., Lohan, A.J., Loftus, B., Graciet, E. and Wellmer, F. (2013). Control of Reproductive Floral Organ Identity Specification in Arabidopsis by the C Function Regulator AGAMOUS The Plant Cell 25(7):2482-2503 doi:10.1105/tpc.113.113209

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Wuest, S. E.*, Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S.*, Rae, L., Kwasniewska, K., Raganelli, A., Hanczaryk, K., Lohan, A.J., Loftus, B., Graciet, E., and Wellmer, F. (2012) Molecular basis for the specification of floral organs by APETALA3 and PISTILLATA Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 109(33):13452-13457

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Graciet, E., Walter, F., Ó’Maoiléidigh, D.S., Pollmann, S., Meyerowitz, E. M., Varshavsky, A., & Wellmer, F. (2009) The N-end rule pathway controls multiple functions during Arabidopsis shoot and leaf development Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 106(32):13618-13623