Georg Groth


Georg Groth

Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf 教授

Plant Biochemistry and PhysiologyStructural BiologyMolecular BioenergeticsPlant Growth RegulatorsProtein-Protein and Protein-Ligand Interactions


Dr. rer. nat., Osnabrück University


Postdoc at MRC Cambridge, UK


Assistant Professor at HHU Düsseldorf


Visiting Professor at Freiburg University


Professor at HHU Düsseldorf


CEPLAS Associate Investigator


Heisenberg Fellow of the DFG


Bennigsen-Foerder Prize, Ministry of Science and Research of North Rhine-Westphalia


Marie-Curie Fellowship (European Union)


Vollmar, M., Schlieper, D., Winn, M., Büchner, C. and Groth, G. (2009) Structure of the c14 Rotor Ring of the Proton Translocating Chloroplast ATP Synthase. J. Biol. Chem. 284: 18228-18235.


Dong, C.H., Jang, M., Scharein, B., Malach, A., Rivarola, M., Liesch, J., Groth, G., Hwang, I. and Chang, C. (2010) Molecular Association of the Arabidopsis ETR1 Ethylene Receptor and a Regulator of Ethylene Signaling, RTE1. J. Biol. Chem. 285: 40706-40713.


Bisson, M.M.A. and Groth, G. (2010) New Insight in Ethylene Signaling: Autokinase Activity of ETR1 Modulates the Interaction of Receptors and EIN2. Mol. Plant 3: 882-889.


Ju, C., Yoon, G.M., Shemansky, J.M., Lin, D.Y., Ying, Z.I., Chang, J., Garrett, W.M., Kessen-brock, M., Groth, G., Tucker, M.L., Cooper, B., Kieber, J.J. and Chang, C. (2012) CTR1 phosphorylates the central regulator EIN2 to control ethylene hormone signaling from the ER membrane to the nucleus in Arabidopsis. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 109: 19486-19491.


Gohlke, H., Schlieper, D. and Groth, G. (2012) Resolving the n-side water accessible proton pathway of F-type ATP synthase by molecular dynamics simulations. J. Biol. Chem. 287: 36536-36543.


Paulus, J.K., Schlieper, D. and Groth, G. (2013) Greater efficiency of photosynthetic carbon fixation due to single amino-acid substitution. Nature Communications 4: 1518.


Bisson, M.M.A. and Groth, G. (2015) Targeting Plant Ethylene Responses by Controlling Essential Protein-Protein Interactions in the Ethylene Pathway. Mol. Plant 8: 1165-1174.


Nguyen, G.T.T., Erlenkamp, G., Jäck, O., Küberl, A., Bott, M., Fiorani, F., Gohlke, H. and Groth, G. (2016) Chalcone-based Selective Inhibitors of a C4 Plant Key Enzyme as Novel Potential Herbicides. Scientific Reports 6: 27333.


Bisson, M.M.A., Kessenbrock, M., Müller, L., Hofmann, A., Schmitz, F., Cristescu, S.M. and Groth, G. (2016) Peptides interfering with protein-protein interactions in the ethylene signaling pathway delay tomato fruit ripening. Scientific Reports 6: 30634.


Minges, A., Ciupka, D., Winkler, C., Höppner, A., Gohlke, H. and Groth, G. (2017) Structural intermediates and directionality of the swiveling motion of Pyruvate Phosphate Dikinase. Scientific Reports 7: 45389.