Brazel A.J.*, Fattorini R.*, McCarthy J, Rümpler F., Franzen R., Coupland G. and Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.
AGAMOUS mediates timing of guard cell formation during gynoecium development.
BioRxiv (Link)
*Equal contribution


Fattorini R. and Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.
Cis-regulatory variation expands the colour palette of the Brassicaceae.
Journal of Experimental Botany 73(19): 6511–6515 (Link)
Sang Q., Vayssières A., Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., Yang X., Vincent C., Garcia de Olalla E.B., Cerise M., Franzen R., & Coupland G.
MicroRNA172 controls inflorescence meristem size through regulation of APETALA2 in Arabidopsis.
New Phytologist 235: 356–371 (Link)


Kwaśniewska K., Breathnach C., Fitzsimons C., Goslin K., Thomson B., Beegan J., Finocchio A., Prunet N., Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., & Wellmer F.
Expression of KNUCKLES in the stem cell domain Is required for its function in the control of floral meristem activity in Arabidopsis.
Frontiers in Plant Science 12: 704351 (Link)
Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., van Driel A.D., Singh A., Sang Q., Le Bec N., Vincent C., Garcia de Olalla E.B., Vayssières A., Romera-Branchat M., Severing E., Martinez-Gallegos R, & Coupland G.
Systematic analyses of the MIR172 family members of Arabidopsis define their distinct roles in regulation of APETALA2 during floral transition.
PLoS Biology 19(2): e3001043 (Link)
* Read the accompanying primer written by the Chen lab.


Brazel A.J. & Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.
Photosynthetic activity of reproductive organs. 
Journal of Experimental Botany 70(6): 1737–1754 (Link)


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


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.
Transcription factor interplay between LEAFY and
APETALA1/CAULIFLOWER during floral initiation.
Plant Physiology 174(2): 1097-1109 (Link) undefined


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., & Quint M.
Post-embryonic hourglass patterns mark ontogenetic
transitions in plant development. 
Molecular Biology and Evolution 33(5): 1158-1163 (Link)
Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.§, Graciet E., & Wellmer F.
Strategies for performing dynamic gene perturbation
experiments in flowers. 
Bio-protocol 6(7) (Link)
§ Corresponding author


Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., Thomson B., Raganelli A., Wuest S.E., Ryan P.T.,
Kwasniewska K., Carles C.C., Graciet E., & Wellmer F.
Gene network analysis of Arabidopsis thaliana flower
development through dynamic gene perturbations. 
The Plant Journal 83(2): 344-358 (Link)
Ryan P.T.*, Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.*, Drost H.G., Kwasniewska K.,
Gabel A., Grosse I., Graciet E., Quint M., & Wellmer F.
Patterns of gene expression during Arabidopsis flower
development from the time of initiation to maturation. 
BMC Genomics 16:488 (Link)
*Equal contribution
Wellmer F., Stewart D., & Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.
My favourite flowering image: floral organs with trichomes. 
Journal of Experimental Botany 66(23): 9-10. (PDF)


Ó Maoiléidigh D.S.§, & Wellmer F.§
A floral induction system for the study of early Arabidopsis
flower development.
Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1110: 307-314 (Link)
§ Corresponding authors
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., & Kaufmann K.
Dynamics of chromatin accessibility and gene regulation by
MADS-domain transcription factors in flower development. 
Genome Biology 15(3) (Link) undefined
Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., Graciet E., & Wellmer F.
Gene networks controlling Arabidopsis thaliana flower
New Phytologist 201(1): 16-30 (Link)
Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., Graciet E., & Wellmer F.
Genetic control of Arabidopsis flower development. 
Advances in Botanical Research 72: 159-190 (Link)
Graciet E., Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., & Wellmer F.
Next-generation sequencing applied to flower development:
Methods in Molecular Biology (Clifton, N.J.), 1110: 413-429 (Link)


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.
& Wellmer F.
Control of reproductive floral organ identity specification in
Arabidopsis by the C function regulator AGAMOUS. 
The Plant Cell 25(7):2482-2503 (Link)
*Equal contribution


Wuest S.E.*, ÓMaoiléidigh D.S.*, Rae L., Kwasniewska K.,
Raganelli A., Hanczaryk K., Lohan A.J., Loftus B., Graciet E.,
& Wellmer F.
Molecular basis for the specification of floral organs by
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A. 109(33):
13452-13457 (Link) undefined
*Equal contribution


Graciet E., Walter F., Ó Maoiléidigh D.S., Pollmann S.,
Meyerowitz E.M., Varshavsky A., & Wellmer F.
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 (Link)