Publications by Nicolas Taylor

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Baer B., Heazlewood J.L., Taylor N.L., Eubel H., Millar A.H. (2008) Proteomics of the seminal fluid in the honeybee Apis mellifera . Proteomics 9: 2085-2097. (Impact Factor: 5.7)

Taylor N.L., Millar A.H. (2009) Long bugs to short plants--the Lon protease in protein stability and thermotolerance. New Phytologist 181: 505-508. (Impact Factor: 5.2)

Huang S., Taylor N.L., Whelan J., Millar A.H. (2009) Refining the definition of plant mitochondrial presequences through analysis of sorting signals, N-terminal modifications and cleavage motifs. Plant Physiology - In Press. (Impact Factor: 6.1)

Delannoy E., Le Ret M., Favivre-Nitschke E., Estavillo G., Bergdoll M., Taylor N.L., Pogson B., Small I., Imbault P., Gualberto J.M. (2009) Arabidopsis tRNA adenosine deaminase (TADA) is responsible for editing the wobble nucleotide of chloroplast tRNAArg(ACG), a modification that is essential for efficient chloroplast translation. Plant Cell - In Press. (Impact Factor: 9.8)

Huang S., Taylor N.L., Narsai R., Eubel H., Whelan J., Millar A.H. (2009) Experimental analysis of the rice mitochondrial proteome, its biogenesis, and heterogeneity. Plant Physiology 149: 719-734. (Impact Factor: 6.1)


Meyer EH, Taylor NL, Millar AH (2008) Resolving and Identifying protein components of plant mitochondrial respiratory complexes using three dimensions of gel electrophoresis. Journal of Proteome Research 7: 786-794. (Impact Factor: 5.1)

Falcon de Longevialle A, Hendrickson L, Taylor NL, Delannoy E, Lurin C, Badger M, Millar AH, Small I (2008) The pentatricopeptide repeat gene OTP51 with two LAGLIDADG motifs is required for the cis-splicing of plastid ycf3 intron 2 in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Journal 56: 157-168. (Impact Factor: 6.6)

Eubel H., Meyer E.H., Taylor N.L., Bussell J.D., O'Toole N., Heazlewood J.L., Castleden I., Small I.D., Smith S.M., Millar A.H. (2008) Novel proteins, putative membrane transporters and an integrated metabolic anetwork are revealed by quantitative proteomic analysis of Arabidopsis cell culture peroxisomes. Plant Physiology 148: 1809-1829. (Impact Factor: 6.1)

Taylor N.L., Tan Y.F., Jacoby R.P., Millar A.H. (2008) Abiotic environmental stress induced changes in the Arabidopsis thaliana chloroplast, mitochondria and peroxisomes proteomes. Journal of Proteomics 72: 367-378 (Impact Factor: New Journal)


Eubel H., Lee C.P., Kuo J., Meyer E.H., Taylor N.L., Millar A.H. (2007) Free-flow electrophoresis for purification of plant mitochondria by surface charge. Plant Journal 52: 583-594 (Impact Factor: 6.6)

Falcon de Longevialle A., Meyer E.H., Andres C., Taylor N.L., Lurin C., Millar A.H., Small I.D. (2007) The pentatricopeptide repeat gene OTP43 is required for trans-splicing of the mitochondrial nad1 Intron 1 in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell 19: 3256-3265 (Impact Factor: 9.8)

Winger A.M., Taylor N.L., Heazlewood J.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H. (2007) The Cytotoxic lipid peroxidation product 4-hydroxy-2-nonenal covalently modifies a selective range of proteins linked to respiratory function in plant mitochondria. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 282: 37436-37447 (Impact Factor: 5.8 )

Winger A.M., Taylor N.L., Heazlewood J.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H. (2007) Identification of intra- and intermolecular disulphide bonding in the plant mitochondrial proteome by diagonal gel electrophoresis. Proteomics 7: 4158-4170 (Impact Factor: 5.7)

Sweetlove, L. J., Taylor, N. L. and Leaver, C. J. (2007). Isolation of intact, functional mitochondria from the model plant, Arabidopsis thaliana. In Mitochondria, Chapter 9, Methods in Molecular Biology Vol 372 (ed. D. Leister). Totowa, USA: Humana Press. pp125-136. ISBN 978-1-59745-365-3

Taylor, N. L. and Millar, A. H. (2007). Oxidative Stress and Plant Mitochondria. In Mitochondria, Chapter 28, Methods in Molecular Biology Vol 372 (ed. D. Leister). Totowa, USA: Humana Press. pp389-403. ISBN 978-1-59745-365-3


12. Sweetlove L.J., Lytovchenko A., Morgan M., Nunes-Nesi A., Taylor N.L., Baxter C.J., Eickmeier I., Fernie A.R. (2006) Mitochondrial uncoupling protein is required for efficient photosynthesis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 103: 19587-19592. (Impact Factor: 9.6 )


Noguchi K., Taylor N.L., Millar A.H., Lambers H., Day D.A. (2005) Response of mitochondria to light intensity in the leaves of sun and shade species. Plant Cell and Environment 28: 760-771. (Impact Factor: 3.6 )

Ribas-Carbo M., Taylor N.L., Giles L., Busquets S., Finnegan P.M., Day D.A., Lambers H., Medrano H., Berry J.A., Flexas J. (2005) Effects of water stress on respiration in soybean leaves. Plant Physiology 139: 466-473. (Impact Factor: 5.8 )

Taylor N.L., Heazlewood J.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H. (2005) Differential impact of environmental stresses on the pea mitochondrial proteome. Molecular and Cellular Proteomics 4: 1122-1133. (Impact Factor: 9.6)


Taylor N.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H.(2004) Targets of stress induced oxidative damage in plant mitochondria and their impact on cell carbon/nitrogen metabolism. Journal of Experimental Botany 55: 1-10. (Impact Factor: 3.4)

Taylor N.L., Heazlewood J.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H. (2004) Lipoic acid-dependent oxidative catabolism of a-keto acids in mitochondria provides evidence for branched chain amino acid catabolism in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiology 134: 838-848. (Impact Factor: 6.1)


Taylor N.L., Rudhe C., Hulett J.M., Lithgow T., Glaser E., Day D.A., Millar A.H., Whelan J. (2003) Environmental stresses inhibit and stimulate different protein import pathways in plant mitochondria. FEBS Letters 547: 125-130. (Impact Factor: 3.5)


Taylor N.L., Day D.A., Millar A.H. (2002) Environmental stress causes oxidative damage to plant mitochondria leading to inhibition of glycine decarboxylase. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 277: 42663-42668. (Impact Factor: 5.8)


Brown S, Taylor N.L. (2000) Inhibition of mitochondrial succinate oxidation by antipsychotic medication. Veterinary & Human Toxicology 42: 209-211. (Impact Factor: 0.5)


Brown S., Taylor N.L. (1999) Could mitochondrial dysfunction play a role in manganese toxicity? Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology 7: 49-57. (Impact Factor: 1.2)

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