Jeferson Gross previous publications 

Gross J and Carrer H. Genetics beyond Mendel: genomes of plastids and mitochondria. In: Aragão, FJL & Moreira JR. (Org.). MENDEL- From the laws of inheritance to genetic engineering. 1th ed. Brasília, Brazil: EMBRAPA, 2017, v. 1.

Carrer H, Gross J, Chiaratti MR and Meirelles FV. Genomes of Organelles Chloroplast and Mitochondria. In: Carlos F. M. Menck e Marie-Anne Van Sluys. (Org.). Basic Molecular Genetics - From Genes to Genomes. 1th ed. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Guanabara Koogan, 2017, v. , p. 291-.

Pieta L, Escudero FLG, Jacobus AP, Cheiran KP, Gross J, et al. Comparative transcriptomic analysis of Listeria monocytogenes reveals upregulation of stress genes and downregulation of virulence genes in response to essential oil extracted from Baccharis psiadioides. Annals of Microbiology, v. 67, p. 479, 2017.

Jacobus AP and Gross J. Optimal cloning of PCR fragments by homologous recombination in Escherichia coli. PLoS One 10(3):e0119221, 2015.

Perrineau M-M*, Gross J*, Zelzion E*, Price DC, Levitan O, Boyd J, Bhattacharya D. Using natural selection to explore the adaptive potential of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. PLoS One 9(3): e92533, 2014.

*Equal contribution

Perrineau M-M*, Zelzion E*, Gross J*, Price DC, Boyd J, Bhattacharya D. Evolution of salt tolerance in a laboratory reared population of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Environ Microbiol., 16(6):1755-66, 2014.

*Equal contribution


Bhattacharya D, Price DC, Chan CX, Gross J, Steiner JM, Löffelhardt W. Analysis of the genome of Cyanophora paradoxa: an algal model for understanding primary endosymbiosis. In. Endosymbiosis (ed. W. Löffelhardt), Springer, Wien (2014).


Gross J, Wajid S, Price DC, Zelzion E, Chan CX, Rajah VD, Bhattacharya D. Evidence for widespread exonic sRNAs in the alga Cyanophora paradoxa. PLoS ONE 8(7): e67669, 2013.


Gross J and Bhattacharya D. Evolution: Eukaryotes. In. Brenner’s Encyclopedia of Genetics, 2nd edn. Elsevier (2013).


Gross J, Pelletreau KN, Reyes-Prieto A, Rumpho ME, Bhattacharya D. In. Secondary and Tertiary Endosymbiosis and Kleptoplasty. In. Genomics of Chloroplasts and Mitochondria (ed. R. Bock and V. Knoop). Springer (2012).


Price DC, Chan CX, Yoon HS, Yang EC, Qiu H, Weber AP, Schwacke R, Gross J, et al. Cyanophora paradoxa genome elucidates origin of photosynthesis in algae and plants. Science, 335(6070) 843-847, 2012.


Chan CX, Gross J, Yoon HS, Bhattacharya D. Plastid Origin and Evolution: New Models Provide Insights into Old Problems. Plant Physiol., 155(4), 1552-1560, 2011.


Gross J and Bhattacharya D. Endosymbiont or host: who drove mitochondrial and plastid evolution? Biology Direct, 6:12, 2011.


Gantt E, Berg GM, Bhattacharya D, Blouin NA, Brodie JA, Chan CX, Collén J, Cunningham FX, Gross J, et al. Porphyra: Complex Life Histories in a Harsh Environment: P. umbilicalis, an Intertidal Red Alga for Genomic Analysis. Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology, 13(3), 129-148, 2010.


Gross J and Bhattacharya D. Uniting sex and eukaryote origins in an emerging oxygenic world. Biology Direct, 5:53, 2010.


Schwenkert S, Netz DJ, Frazzon J, Pierik AJ, Bill E, Gross J, Lill R, Meurer J. Chloroplast HCF101 is a scaffold protein for [4Fe-4S] cluster assembly. Biochem J, 425(1), 207-14, 2010.


Reeb VC, Peglar MT, Yoon HS, Bai JR, Wu M, Shiu P, Grafenberg JL, Reyes-Prieto A, Rümmele SE, Gross J, Bhattacharya D. Interrelationships of chromalveolates within a broadly sampled tree of photosynthetic protists. Mol Phylogenet Evol, 53(1), 202-11, 2009.


Gross J and Bhattacharya D. Mitochondrial and plastid evolution in eukaryotes: an outsiders' perspective. Nature Reviews Genetics, 10, 495-505, 2009.


Gross J and Bhattacharya D. Revaluating the evolution of the Toc and Tic protein translocons. Trends in Plant Science, 14(1), 13-20, 2008.


Gross J, Meurer J, Bhattacharya D. Evidence of a chimeric genome in the cyanobacterial ancestor of plastids. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2008(8), 117, 2008.


Gross J, Cho WK, Lezhneva L, Falk J, Krupinska K, Shinozaki K, Seki M, Herrmann RG, Meurer J. A plant locus for phylloquinone biosynthesis originated from a fusion of four eubacterial genes. J Biol Chem, 281, 17189-17196, 2006.


Sperotto RA, Gross J, Vedoy C, Passaglia LMP, Schrank IS. The electron transfer flavoprotein fixABCX gene products from Azospirillum brasilense show a NifA-dependent promoter regulation. Current Microbiology, 49, 267-273, 2004.


Gross J, Stein JR, Fett-Neto AG, Fett JP. Iron homeostasis related genes in rice. Genetic and Molecular biology, 26(4), 477-497, 2003.


Ana Paula Jacobus previous publications 


Escott GM, de Castro AL, Jacobus AP, Loss E. Insulin and IGF-I actions on IGF-I receptor in seminiferous tubules from immature rats. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. Biomembranes, v. 1838, p. 1332-1337, 2014.


Escott GM, Jacobus AP, Loss ES. PI3K-dependent actions of insulin and IGF-I on seminiferous tubules from immature rats. Pflugers Arch. 2013 Oct; 465(10):1497-505.


Loss ES, Jacobus AP, Wassermann GF. Rapid signaling responses in Sertoli cell membranes induced by follicle stimulating hormone and testosterone: calcium inflow and electrophysiological changes. Life Sci. 2011 Oct 10; 89 (15-16):577-83.


Cotta LSF, Predebon SS, Didonet J, Mascarenhas MA, Jacobus AP. Rational Use of Omeprazole Infarma (Brasília), v.23, p.32 - 38, 2011. (Portuguese).


Jacobus AP, Loss ES, Wassermann GF. In 10-12 day-old-rat Sertoli cells, PTX nullifies the depolarization of the membrane potential and the stimulation of the rapid phase of the 45Ca2+ entry by L-type calcium channels, produced by FSH. Front Physiol. 2010; 1:138.


Rodrigues PG, Jacobus AP. Alzheimer: Treatment and early diagnose, 2009 (Portuguese). Available online at


Loss E, Jacobus AP, Wassermann G. Diverse FSH and Testosterone Signaling Pathways in the Sertoli Cell. Hormone and Metabolic Research, v.39, p.806-812, 2007.


Jacobus AP, Rodrigues DO, Borba PF, Loss ES, Wassermann GF. Isoproterenol Opens K+ Channels via a Beta 2-Adrenoceptor-linked Mechanism in Sertoli Cells from Immature Rats. Hormone and Metabolic Research, v.37, p.198-204, 2005.


Grillo ML, Jacobus AP, Scalco R, Amaral F, Rodrigues DO, Loss ES, Wassermann GF. Testosterone Rapidly Stimulates Insulin Release from Isolated Pancreatic Islets through a Non-genomic Dependent Mechanism. Hormone and Metabolic Research, v.37, p.662-665, 2005.


Loss ES, Jacobsen M, Costa ZS, Jacobus AP, Borelli F, Wassermann GF. Testosterone Modulates K Channels in Sertoli Cell Membrane via the PLC-PIP Pathway. Hormone and Metabolic Research, v.36, p.519-525, 2004.

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