Welcome to the website of the group for General and Molecular Botany

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kück
AK Allgemeine und Molekulare Botanik
Fakultät für Biologie und Biotechnologie
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitaetsstr. 150
44801 Bochum


Phone +49 234 / 32-28951

Current Publications

Kück, U. (2022) Special Issue “Signal Transductions in Fungi”. J. Fungi 8, 528. 10.3390/jof8050528

Kück U, Bennett RJ, Wang L, Dyer PS (2022) Editorial: Sexual and Parasexual Reproduction of Human Fungal Pathogens Front. Cell. Infect. Microbiol. 12:934267.; doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2022.934267

Lin X, Kück U (2022) Cephalosporins as key lead generation beta-lactam antibiotics. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 106(24):8007-8020. doi: 10.1007/s00253-022-12272-

Lin X, Lambertz J, Dahlmann TA, Nowaczyk MM, König B, Kück U (2022) A straightforward approach to synthesize 7-aminocephalosporanic acid In vivo in the cephalosporin C producer Acremonium chrysogenum. J Fungi (Basel). 26;8(5):450. doi: 10.3390/jof8050450

Pazen T, Ramsak B, Kück U, Krappmann S (2022) TomA, the target of MAT1-1 in Aspergillus fumigatus, is required for cleistothecia formation presumably in a mating-type-specific manner. Mycoses, 65: 28 Sup1, special issue S1, PI-14

Priest SJ, Yadav V, Roth C, Dahlmann TA, Kück U, Magwene PM, Heitman J (2021) Uncontrolled transposition following RNAi loss causes hypermutation and antifungal drug resistance in clinical isolates of Cryptococcus neoformans. Nat Microbiol. 7(8):1239-1251. doi: 10.1038/s41564-022-01183-z.

Ramsak B, Kück U (2022) The Penicillium chrysogenum tom1 gene a major target of transcription factor MAT1-1-1 encodes a nuclear protein involved in sporulation. Front. Fungal Bio. 3:937023. doi: 10.3389/ffunb.2022.937023