Review Articles

 2017 and in press 

Díaz-Gómez J, Twyman RM, Zhu C, Farré G, Serrano JCE, Portero-Otin M, Muñoz P, Sandmann G, Capell T, Christou P (2017) Biofortification of crops with nutrients: factors affecting utilization and storage. Curr Opin Biotechnol 44, 115123.  DOI

Edgue G, Twyman RM, Beiss V, Fischer R, Sack M (2017) Antibodies from plants for bionanomaterials. WIRES Nanomed Nanobiotechnol (in press).

Galante E, Temple T, Ladyman M, Gill PP (2017) The UK Ministry of Defence Project Orientated Environmental Management System (POEMS). Prop Expl Pyrotech 42 (1) 36–43.  DOI

Hilscher J, Bürstmayr H, Stoger E (2017) Targeted modification of plant genomes for precision crop breeding. Biotechnol J 12 (1) 1600173.  DOI

Merlin M, Pezzotti M, Avesani L (2017) Edible plants for oral delivery of biopharmaceuticals. Br J Clin Pharmacol 83 (1) 7181.  DOI

Tonk M, Vilcinskas A (2017) The medical potential of antimicrobial peptides from insects. Curr Top Med Chem 17 (5) 554–575.   DOI

Zenaro E, Piacentino G, Constantin G (2017) The blood–brain barrier in Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiol Dis (published online ahead of print).  DOI

Zhu C, Bortesi L, Baysal C, Twyman RM, Fischer R, Capell T, Schillberg S, Christou P (2017) Characteristics of genome editing mutations in cereal crops. Trends Plant Sci 22 (1) 3852.  DOI

Zischewski J, Fischer R, Bortesi L (2017) Detection of on-target and off-target mutations generated by CRISPR/Cas9 and other sequence-specific nucleases. Biotechnol Adv 35 (1) 95–104.  DOI



Bellin D, Delledonne M, Vandelle E (2016) Detection of peroxynitrite in plants exposed to bacterial infection. Methods Mol Biol 1424, 191–200.

Bode L, Contractor N, Barile D, Pohl N, Prudden AR, Boons GJ, Jin YS, Jennewein S (2016) Overcoming the limited availability of human milk oligosaccharides: challenges and opportunities for research and application. Nutr Rev 74 (10) 635644.

Boes A, Reimann A, Twyman RM, Fischer R, Schillberg S, Spiegel H (2016) A plant-based transient expression system for the rapid production of malaria vaccine candidates. Methods Mol Biol 1404, 597619.

Bolouri Moghaddam MR, Vilcinskas A, Rahnamaeian M (2016) Cooperative interaction of antimicrobial peptides with the interrelated immune pathways in plants. Mol Plant Pathol 17 (3) 464–471.

Bortesi L, Zhu C, Zischewski J, Perez L, Bassié L, Nadi R, Forni G, Lade SB, Soto E, Jin X, Medina V, Villorbina G, Muñoz P, Farré G, Fischer R, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P, Schillberg S (2016) Patterns of CRISPR/Cas9 activity in plants, animals and microbes. Plant Biotechnol J 14 (12) 22032216.

Damm T, Commandeur U, Fischer R, Usadel B, Klose H (2016) Improving the utilization lignocellulosic biomass by polysaccharide modification. Process Biochem 51 (2) 288–296.

Degenkolb T, Vilcinskas A (2016) Metabolites from nematophagous fungi and nematicidal natural products from fungi as an alternative for biological control. Part I: metabolites from nematophagous ascomycetes. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 100 (9) 3799–3812.

Degenkolb T, Vilcinskas A (2016) Metabolites from nematophagous fungi and nematicidal natural products from fungi as alternatives for biological control. Part II: metabolites from nematophagous basidiomycetes and non-nematophagous fungi. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 100 (9) 3813–3824.

Díaz-Gómez J, Marín S, Capell T, Sanchis V, Ramos AJ (2016) The impact of Bacillus thuringiensis technology on the occurrence of fumonisins and other mycotoxins in maize. World Mycotox J 9 (3) 475–486.

Gonçalves S, Romano A (2016) The medicinal potential of plants of from the genus Plantago (Plantaginaceae). Indust Crops Products 83, 231–226.

Humpert D, Ebrahimi M, Czermak P (2016) Membrane technology for the recovery of lignin: a review. Membranes 6 (3) 42.

Lambertz C, Ece S, Fischer R, Commandeur U (2016) Progress and obstacles in the production and application of recombinant lignin-degrading peroxidases. Bioengineered 7 (3) 145154.

Lee KL, Twyman RM, Fiering S, Steinmetz NF (2016) Virus-based nanoparticles as platform technologies for modern vaccines. WIREs Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 8 (4) 554578.

Mylonakis E, Podsiadlowski L, Muhammed M, Vilcinskas A (2016) Diversity, evolution and medical applications of insect antimicrobial peptides. Phil Trans 371 (1695) 20150290.

Peschen D, Schillberg S, Fischer R (2016) Antibody-mediated pathogen resistance in plants. Methods Mol Biol 1385, 273–291.

Pietronigro E, Zenaro E, Constantin G (2016, unpubl) Imaging of leukocyte trafficking in Alzheimer's disease. Front Immunol 7, 33.

Santos RB, Abranches R, Fischer R, Sack M, Holland T (2016) Putting the spotlight back on plant suspension cultures. Front Plant Sci 7, 297.

Schmitz C, Fritsch L, Fischer R, Schillberg S, Rasche S (2106) Statistical experimental designs for the production of secondary metabolites in plant cell suspension cultures. Biotechnol Lett 38 (12) 2007–2014.

Tonk M, Vilcinskas A, Rahnamaeian M (2016) Insect antimicrobial peptides: potential tools for the prevention of skin cancer. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 100 (17) 73977405.

Tschofen M, Knopp D, Hood EE, Stoger E (2016) Plant molecular farming – much more than medicines. Ann Rev Analyt Chem 9, 271294.

Vilcinskas A (2016) The role of epigenetics in host–parasite coevolution: lessons from the model host insects Galleria mellonella and Tribolium castaneum. Zoology 119 (4) 273280. 



Angiari S (2015) Selectin-mediated leukocyte trafficking during the development of autoimmune disease development. Autoimmun Rev 14 (11) 984–995.

Berman J, Zorrilla-López U, Farré G, Zhu C, Sandmann G, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P (2015) Nutritionally important carotenoids as consumer products. Phytochem Rev 14 (5) 727–743.

Bortesi L, Fischer R (2015) The CRISPR/Cas9 system for plant genome editing and beyond. Biotechnol Adv 33 (1) 41–52.

Buyel JF (2015) Process development strategies in plant molecular farming. Curr Pharm Biotechnol 16 (11) 966–982.

Buyel JF, Fischer R, Twyman RM (2015) Extraction and downstream processing of plant-derived recombinant proteins. Biotechnol Adv 33 (6.1) 902–913.

Farré G, Twyman RM, Zhu C, Capell T, Christou P (2015) Knowledge-driven approaches for engineering complex metabolic pathways in plants. Curr Opin Biotechnol 32, 54–60.

Fischer R, Vasilev N, Twyman RM, Schillberg S (2015) High-value products from plants: the challenges of process optimization. Curr Opin Biotechnol 32, 156–162.

Furini A, Manara A, DalCorso G (2015) Environmental phytoremediation: plants and microorganisms at work. Front Plant Sci 6, 520.

Koudelka KJ, Pitek AS, Manchester M, Steinmetz NF (2015) Virus-based nanoparticles as versatile nanomachines. Annu Rev Virol 2 (1) 379–401.

Laibach N, Post J, Twyman RM, Schulze Gronover C, Prüfer D (2015) The characteristics and potential applications of structural lipid droplet proteins in plants. J Biotechnol 201, 15–27.

Mukherjee K, Twyman RM, Vilcinskas A (2015) Insects as models to study the epigenetic basis of diseases. Prog Biophys Mol Biol 118 (1–2) 69–78.

Rahnamaeian M, Vilcinskas A (2105) Short antimicrobial peptides as cosmetic ingredients to deter dermatological pathogens. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 99 (21) 8847–8855.

Sack M, Hofbauer A, Fischer R, Stoger E (2015) The increasing value of plant-made proteins. Curr Opin Biotechnol 32, 163–170.

Shukla S, Steinmetz NF (2015) Virus-based nanomaterials as positron emission tomography and magnetic resonance contrast agents: from technology development to translational medicine. WIREs Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 7 (5) 708–721.

Venturini L, Delledonne M (2015) Symbiotic plant-fungi interactions stripped down to the root. Nature Genet 47 (4) 309–310.

Vilcinskas A (2015) Pathogens as biological weapons of invasive species. PLOS Pathogens 11 (4) e1004714.

Vilcinskas A, Schmidtberg H, Estoup A, Tayeh A, Facon B, Vogel H (2015) Evolutionary ecology of microsporidia associated with the invasive ladybird Harmonia axyridis. Insect Sci 22 (3) 313–324.


Angiari S, Constantin G (2014) Regulation of T-cell trafficking by mucin TIM-1. Trends Mol Med 20 (12) 675–684.

Arcalis E, Ibl V, Peters J, Melnik S, Stoger E (2014) The dynamic behavior of storage organelles in developing cereal seeds and its impact on the production of recombinant proteins. Front Plant Sci 5, 00439.

Chen J, Vandelle E, Bellin D, Delledonne M (2014) Detection and function of nitric oxide during the hypersensitive response in Arabidopsis thaliana: Where there's a will there's a way. Nitric Oxide 43, 81–88.

DalCorso G, Manara A, Piasentin S, Furini A (2014) Nutrient metal elements in plants. Metallomics 6 (10) 1770–1788.

Farré G, Blancquaert D, Capell T, Van Der Straeten D, Christou P, Zhu C (2014) Engineering complex metabolic pathways in plants. Annu Rev Plant Biol 65, 187–223.

Fischer R, Buyel JF, Schillberg S, Twyman RM (2014) Molecular farming in plants: the long road to the market. Biotechnol Agr Forest 68, 27–41.

Merlin M, Gecchele E, Capaldi S, Pezzotti M, Avesani L (2014) Comparative evaluation of recombinant protein production in different biofactories: The green perspective. Biomed Res Int 2014, 136419.

Miralpeix B, Sabalza M, Twyman RM, Christou P, Capell T (2014) Strategic patent analysis in plant biotechnology: terpenoid indole alkaloid metabolic engineering as a case study. Plant Biotechnol J 12 (2) 117–134.

Ritala A, Häkkinen ST, Schillberg S (2014) Molecular pharming in plant cell cultures – great future ahead? Pharma Bioproc 2 (3) 223–226.

Sabalza M, Christou P, Capell T (2014) Recombinant plant-derived pharmaceutical proteins: current technical and economic bottlenecks. Biotechnol Lett 36 (12) 2367–2379.

Salgado D, Fischer R, Schillberg S, Twyman RM, Rasche S (2014) Comparative evaluation of heterologous production systems for recombinant pulmonary surfactant protein D. Front Immunol 5, 623.

Shukla S, Dickmeis C, Nagarajan AS, Fischer R, Commandeur U, Steinmetz NF (2014) Molecular farming of fluorescent virus-based nanoparticles for optical imaging in plants, human cells and mouse models. Biomater Sci 2, 784–797.

Stoger E, Fischer R, Moloney M, Ma JK (2014) Plant molecular pharming for the treatment of chronic and infectious diseases. Annu Rev Plant Biol 65, 743–768.

Vamvaka E, Twyman RM, Christou P, Capell T (2014) Can plant biotechnology help to break the HIV-malaria link? Biotechnol Adv 32 (2) 575–582.

Visioli G, D’Egidio S, Sanangelantoni AM (2014) The rhizobiome of hyperaccumulators: future perspectives based on omics analysis and advanced microscopy. Front Plant Sci 5, 752.

Worden N, Girke T, Drakakaki G (2014) Endomembrane dissection using chemically induced bioactive clusters. Methods Mol Biol 1056, 159–168.



Albajes R, Cantero-Martínez C, Capell T, Christou P, Farre A, Galceran J, López-Gatius F, Marin S, Martín-Belloso O, Motilva Ma J, Nogareda C, Peman J, Puy J, Recasens J, Romagosa I, Romero Ma P, Sanchis V, Savin R, Slafer GA, Soliva-Fortuny R, Viñas I, Voltas J (2013) Building bridges: an integrated strategy for sustainable food production throughout the value chain. Mol Breeding 32 (4) 743–770.

Angiari S, Constantin G (2013) Selectins and their ligands as potential immunotherapeutic targets in neurological diseases. Immunotherapy 5 (11) 1207–1220.

Arjó G, Portero M, Piñol C, Viñas J, Matias-Guiu X, Capell T, Bartholomaeus A, Parrott W, Christou P (2013) Plurality of opinion, scientific discourse and pseudoscience: an in depth analysis of the Séralini et al. study claiming that Roundup™ Ready corn or the herbicide Roundup™ cause cancer in rats. Transgenic Res 22 (2) 255–267.


Arcalis E, Stadlmann J, Rademacher T, Marcel S, Sack M, Altmann F, Stoger E (2013) Plant species and organ influence the structure and subcellular localization of recombinant glycoproteins. Plant Mol Biol 83 (1-2) 105–117.


Barth S (2013) The SNAP-tag technology a versatile tool with many applications. Curr Pharm Des 19 (30) 5404–5405.


Berman J, Zhu C, Pérez-Massot E, Arjó G, Zorrilla-López U, Masip G, Banakar R, Sanahuja G, Farré G, Miralpeix B, Bai C, Vamvaka E, Sabalza M, Twyman RM, Bassié L, Capell T, Christou P (2013) Can the world afford to ignore biotechnology solutions that address food insecurity? Plant Mol Biol 83 (1–2) 5–19.


Buiatti M, Christou P, Pastore G (2013) The application of GMOs in agriculture and in food production for a better nutrition: two different scientific points of view. Genes Nutr 8 (3) 255–270.

Christou P (2013) From medicinal plants to medicines in plants: plant factories for the production of valuable pharmaceuticals. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5469–5470.


Christou P (2013) Plant genetic engineering and agricultural biotechnology 1983-2013. Trends Biotechnol 31 (3) 125–127.

Commisso M, Strazzer P, Toffali K, Stocchero M, Guzzo F (2013) Untargeted metabolomics: an emerging approach to determine the composition of herbal products. Comp Struct Biotechnol J 4 (5) e210301007.

Dalcorso G, Fasani E, Furini A (2013) Recent advances in the analysis of metal hyperaccumulation and hypertolerance in plants using proteomics. Frontiers Plant Sci 4, 280.

DalCorso G, Manara A, Furini A (2013) An overview of heavy metal challenge in plants: from roots to shoots. Metallomics 5 (9) 1117–1132. 


Fischer R, Ostafe R, Twyman RM (2013) Cellulases from insects. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 136, 51–64.


Fischer R, Schillberg S, Buyel JF, Twyman RM (2013) Commercial aspects of pharmaceutical protein production in plants. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5471–5477.


Gonçalves S, Romano A (2013) Micropropagation of Lavandula spp. Methods Mol Biol 11013, 189–198.


Gottschalk U (2013) Antibody–drug conjugates: the success of failure. Pharma Bioprocessing  1 (4) 311–313.

Gottschalk U (2013) Biomanufacturing: time for change? Pharma Bioprocessing 1 (1) 7–9.

Gottschalk U, Brorson K, Shukla AA (2013) Innovation in biomanufacturing: the only way forward. Pharma Bioprocessing 1 (2) 144–157.

Hehmann-Titt G, Schiffer S, Berges N, Melmer G, Barth S (2013) Improving the therapeutic potential of human granzyme B for targeted cancer therapy. Antibodies 2 (1) 19–49.

Hofbauer A, Stoger E (2013) Subcellular accumulation and modification of pharmaceutical proteins in different plant tissues. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5495–5502.


Hristodorov D, Fischer R, Linden L (2013) With or without sugar? (A)glycosylation of therapeutic antibodies. Mol Biotechnol 54 (3) 1056–1068.

Knorr E, Bingsohn L, Kanost MR, Vilcinskas A (2013) Tribolium castaneum as a model for high-throughput RNAi screening. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 136, 163–178.

Kollewe C, Vilcinskas A (2013) Production of recombinant proteins in insect cells. Am J Biochem Biotechnol 9 (3) 255–271.


Masip G, Sabalza M, Pérez-Massot E, Banakar R, Cebrian D, Twyman RM, Capell T, Albajes R, Christou P (2013) Paradoxical EU agricultural policies on genetically engineered crops. Trends Plant Sci 18 (6) 312–324.

Melnik S, Stoger E (2013) Green factories for biopharmaceuticals. Curr Med Chem 20 (8) 1038–1046.


Miralpeix B, Rischer H, Häkkinen ST, Ritala A, Seppänen-Laakso T, Oksman-Caldentey KM, Capell T, Christou P (2013) Metabolic engineering of plant secondary products: which way forward? Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5622–5639.


Mukherjee K, Raju R, Fischer R, Vilcinskas A (2013) Galleria mellonella as a model host to study gut microbe homeostasis and brain infection by the human pathogen Listeria monocytogenes. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 135, 27–39.

Paul MJ, Teh AYT, Twyman RM, Ma JKC (2013) Target product selection - where can molecular pharming make the difference? Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5478–5485.


Pérez-Massot E, Banakar R, Gómez-Galera S, Zorrilla-López U, Sanahuja G, Arjó G, Miralpeix B, Vamvaka E, Farré G, Rivera SM, Dashevskaya S, Berman J, Sabalza M, Yuan D, Bai C, Bassie L, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P, Zhu C (2013) The contribution of transgenic plants to better health through improved nutrition: opportunities and constraints. Genes and Nutrition 8 (1) 29–41.


Sabalza M, Vamvaka E, Christou P, Capell T (2013) Seeds as a production system for molecular pharming applications: status and prospects. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5543–5552.


Schillberg S, Raven N, Fischer R, Twyman RM, Schiermeyer A (2013) Molecular farming of pharmaceutical proteins using plant suspension cell and tissue cultures. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5531–5542.


Schott M, Wehrenfennig C, Gasch T, Vilcinskas A. Insect antenna-based biosensors for in situ detection of volatiles. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol136,101–122.


Shukla AA, Gottschalk U (2013) Single-use disposable technologies for biopharmaceutical manufacturing. Trends Biotechnol 31 (3) 147–154.


Steinmetz NF (2013) Viral nanoparticles in drug delivery and imaging. Mol Pharm 10 (1) 1–2.


Stöger E (2013) Editorial: from plant biotechnology to bio-based products. Biotechnol J. 8 (10) 1122–1123.

Twyman RM, Schillberg S, Fischer R (2013) Optimizing the yield of recombinant pharmaceutical proteins in plants. Curr Pharm Des 19 (31) 5486–5494.

Vilcinskas A (2013) Evolutionary plasticity of insect immunity. J Insect Physiol 59 (2) 123–129.


Will T, Vilcinskas A (2013) Aphid-proof plants: biotechnology-based approaches for aphid control. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 136, 179–203.


Zenaro E, Rossi B, Angiari S, Constantin G (2013) Use of imaging to study leukocyte  trafficking in the central nervous system. Immunol Cell Biol 91 (4) 271–280.

Zhu C, Sanahuja G, Yuan D, Farré G, Arjó G, Berman J, Zorrilla-López U, Banakar R, Bai C, Pérez-Massot E, Bassie L, Capell T, Christou P (2013) Biofortification of plants with altered antioxidant content and composition: genetic engineering strategies. Plant Biotechno J 11 (2) 129–141.


Zorrilla-López U, Masip G, Arjó G, Bai C, Banakar R, Bassie L, Berman J, Farré G, Miralpeix B, Pérez-Massot E, Sabalza M, Sanahuja G, Vamvaka E, Twyman RM, Christou P, Zhu C, Capell T (2013) Engineering metabolic pathways in plants by multigene transformation. Int J Dev Biol. 57 (6-8) 565–576.



Buiatti M, Christou P, Pastore G (2012) The application of GMOs in agriculture and in food production for a better nutrition: two different scientific points of view. Genes Nutr 8 (3) 255–270.

Farré G, Naqvi S, Sanahuja G, Bai C, Zorrilla-López U, Rivera SM, Canela R, Sandman G, Twyman RM, Capell T, Zhu C, Christou P (2012) Combinatorial genetic transformation of cereals and the creation of metabolic libraries for the carotenoid pathway. Methods Mol Biol 847, 419–435.

Farré G, Zorrilla U, Zhu C, Christou P, Capell T (2012) Increasing the vitamin E content of food by in-plant production. CAB Reviews 7, 030, 1–10.

Fischer R, Schillberg S, Hellwig S, Twyman RM, Drossard J (2012) GMP issues for recombinant plant-derived pharmaceutical proteins. Biotechnol Adv 30 (2) 434–439.

Gómez-Galera S, Twyman RM, Sparrow PA, Van Droogenbroeck B, Custers R, Capell T, Christou P (2012) Field trials and tribulations -- making sense of the regulations for experimental field trials of transgenic crops in Europe. Plant Biotechnol J 10 (5) 511–523.

Gonçalves S, Romano A (2012) In vitro culture of lavenders (Lavandula spp.) and the production of secondary metabolites. Biotechnol Adv 31 (2) 166–174.

Gottschalk U, Brorson K, Shukla AA (2012) The need for innovation in biomanufacturing. Nature Biotechnol 30 (6) 489–492.

Ibl V, Stoger E (2012) The formation, function and fate of protein storage compartments in seeds. Protoplasma 249 (2) 379–392.

Khan I, Twyman RM, Arcalis E, Stoger E (2012) Using storage organelles for the accumulation and encapsulation of recombinant proteins. Biotechnol J 7 (9) 1099–1108.

Lico C, Santi L, Twyman RM, Pezzotti M, Avesani L (2012) The use of plants for the production of therapeutic human peptides. Plant Cell Rep 31 (3) 439–451.

Stoger E (2012) Plant bioreactors - the taste of sweet success. Biotechnol J 7 (4) 475–476.




Bai C, Twyman RM, Farré G, Sanahuja G, Christou P, Capell T, Zhu C (2011) A golden era - pro-vitamin A enhancement in diverse crops. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Plants 47 (2) 205221.

Farre G, Twyman RM, Zhu C, Capell T, Christou P (2011) Nutritionally enhanced crops and food security: scientific achievements versus political expediency. Curr Opin Biotechnol 22 (2) 245–251.

Farre G, Bai C, Twyman RM, Capell C, Christou P, Zhu C (2011) Nutritious crops producing multiple carotenoids - a metabolic balancing act. Trends Plant Sci 16 (10) 532–450.

Naqvi S, Ramessar K, Farre G, Sabalza M, Miralpeix B, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P, Zhu C (2011) High value products from transgenic maize. Biotechnol Adv 29 (1) 40–53.

Noll GA, Muller B, Twyman RM, Prüfer D (2011) Native and artificial forisomes: functions and applications. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 89 (6) 1675–1682.

Peters J, Stoger E (2011) Transgenic crops for the production of recombinant vaccines and anti-microbial antibodies. Hum Vaccines 7 (3) 367–374.

Pokorski JK, Steinmetz NF (2011) The art of engineering viral nanoparticles. Mol Pharm 8 (1) 29–43.

Sabalza M, Miralpeix B, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P (2011) EU legitimizes GM crop exclusion zones. Nature Biotechnol 29 (4) 315–317.

Safarnejad MR, Salehi-Jouzani GR, Tabatabaie M, Twyman RM, Schillberg S (2011) Antibody-mediated resistance against plant pathogens. Biotechnol Adv 29 (6) 961–971.

Sanahuja G, Subhasappa RB, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P (2011) Bacillus thuringiensis - a century of research, development and commercial applications. Plant Biotechnol J 9 (3) 283–300.

Vandelle E, Delledonne M (2011) Peroxynitrite formation and function in plants. Plant Sci 181 (5) 534–539.

Yildiz I, Shukla S, Steinmetz NF (2011) Applications of viral nanoparticles in medicine. Curr Opin Biotechnol 22 (6) 901–908.

Yuan D, Bassie L, Sabalza M, Miralpeix B, Dashevskaya S, Farré G, Rivera SM, Subhasappa RB, Bai C, Sanahuja G, Arjo G, Avilla E, Zorrilla-Lopez U, Ugido N, Lopez A, Almacellas D, Zhu C, Capell T, Hahne G, Twyman RM, Christou P (2011) The potential impact of plant biotechnology on the Millennium Development Goals. Plant Cell Reports 30 (3) 249–265.

 2010 and earlier 

Farré G, Ramessar K, Twyman RM, Capell T, Christou P (2010) The humanitarian impact of plant biotechnology: recent breakthroughs vs bottlenecks for adoption. Curr Opin Plant Biol 13 (2) 219–225.

Farré G, Sanahuja G, Naqvi S, Bai C, Capell T, Zhu C, Christou P (2010) Travel advice on the road to carotenoids in plants. Plant Sci 179 (1–2) 28–48.

Gómez-Galera S, Rojas E, Sudhakar D, Zhu C, Pelacho AM, Capell T, Christou P (2010) Critical evaluation of strategies for mineral fortification of staple food crops. Transgenic Res 19 (2) 165–180.

Gottschalk U (2010) Disposables in downstream processing. Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol 115, 171–183.

Naqvi S, Farré G, Sanahuja G, Capell T, Zhu C, Christou P (2010) When more is better: multigene engineering in plants. Trends Plant Sci 15 (1) 48–56.

Peremarti A, Twyman RM, Gómez-Galera S, Naqvi S, Farré G, Sabalza M, Miralpeix B, Dashevskaya S, Yuan D, Ramessar K, Christou P, Zhu C, Bassie L, Capell T (2010) Promoter diversity in multigene transformation. Plant Mol Biol 73 (4-5) 363–378.

Ramessar K, Capell T, Twyman RM, Christou P (2010) Going to ridiculous lengths - the absurd coexistence regulations applied to GE crops in Europe. Nature Biotechnol 28 (2) 133136.

Ramessar K, Sabalza M, Miralpeix B, Capell T, Christou P (2010) Can microbicides turn the tide against HIV? Curr Pharm Des 16 (4) 468–485.

Schiermeyer A, Schillberg S (2010) Pharmaceuticals. Biotechnol Agr For 64, 221–235.

Steinmetz NF (2010) Viral nanoparticles as platforms for next-generation therapeutics and imaging devices. Nanomedicine 6 (5) 634–641.

Zhu C, Bai C, Sanahuja G, Yuan D, Farré G, Naqvi S, Shi L, Capell T, Christou P (2010) The regulation of carotenoid pigmentation in flowers. Arch Biochem Biophys 504 (1) 132141.

Barth S (2009) Recombinant immunotoxins - the next generation. Curr Pharm Des 15 (23) 2650–2651.

Heinig U, Jennewein S (2008) Taxol: A complex diterpenoid natural product with an evolutionarily obscure origin. Afr J Biotechnol 8 (8) 2.

Hetzel C, Bachran C, Tur MK, Fuchs H, Stöcker M (2009) Improved immunotoxins with novel functional elements. Curr Pharm Des 15 (23) 2700–2711.

Ramessar K, Capell T, Twyman RM, Quemada H, Christou P (2009) Calling the tunes on transgenic crops - the case for regulatory harmony. Mol Breeding 23 (1) 99–112.

Truniger V, Aranda MA (2009) Recessive resistance to plant viruses. Adv Virus Res 75, 119–159.

Tur MK, Neef I, Jäger G, Teubner A, Stöcker M, Melmer G, Barth S (2009) Immunokinases, a novel class of immunotherapeutics for targeted cancer therapy. Curr Pharm Des 15 (23) 2693–2699.

Twyman RM, Ramessar K, Quemada H, Capell T, Christou P (2009) Plant biotechnology: the importance of being accurate. Trends Biotechnol 27 (11) 609–612.

Wullner U, Neef I, Tur MK, Barth S (2009) Targeted delivery of short interfering RNAs - strategies for in vivo delivery. Recent Pat Anticancer Drug Discov 4 (1) 1–8.

Gottschalk U (2008) Bioseparation in antibody manufacturing: the good, the bad and the ugly. Biotechnol Prog 24 (3) 496–503.

Kohli A, Christou P (2008) Stable transgenes bear fruit. Nature Biotechnol 26 (6) 653–654.

Ramessar K, Capell T, Christou P (2008) Molecular pharming in cereal crops. Phytochem Rev 7 (3) 579–592.

Ramessar K, Capell T, Twyman RM, Quemada H, Christou P (2008) Trace and traceability - a call for regulatory harmony. Nature Biotechnol 26 (9) 975–978.

Ramessar K, Sabalza M, Capell T, Christou P (2008) Maize plants: An ideal production platform for effective and safe molecular pharming. Plant Sci 174 (4) 409–419.

Spök A, Twyman RM, Fischer R, Ma JKC, Sparrow PAC (2008) Evolution of a regulatory framework for plant-made pharmaceuticals. Trends Biotechnol 26 (9) 506–517.

Yusibov V, Rabindran S (2008) Recent progress in the development of plant derived vaccines. Expert Rev Vaccines 7 (8) 1173–1183.

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